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15 Reasons For
A number of Acer K202HQ owners reckoned that it was good value for money. Deo said on Amazon “A good value purchase” in their Acer K202HQ review. Frazldazl mentioned “It's good for the money” in their Acer K202HQ review. Jamie England mentioned on Amazon “Fantastic product, great price and fast delivery” and gave it an excellent rating.
Several Acer K202HQ owners who bought the Acer K202HQ agreed that it was cheap. In October last year Mick said on Amazon “A great budget monitor”. Mick also wrote “I bought this monitor as an inexpensive monitor for a 2011 Mac Mini (rather than pay exorbitant amounts for an Apple monitor”. Mick also said “Recommended as a good budget solution for everyday users!”.
A number of people said in their reviews that the Acer K202HQ was a bargain for the price. Harry Fitchett wrote in his review on Amazon “Needs a cheap”.
Good Product Quality
Some Acer K202HQ owners wrote in their reviews that it was good quality. Harry Fitchett mentioned on Amazon “Good quality monitor for it” in his review of this PC monitor. Matt wrote last year “Great quality screen”. Mr.t.w.cunningham said two years ago “Excellent quality” in their review of the Acer K202HQ.
Easy to Use
Four Acer K202HQ reviewers who reviewed it thought it was easy to setup. Last year Deo said on Amazon “It was easy to set up” and gave the product a rating of 4 stars. Kathryn M Brodie mentioned “Good price, easy to set up and use”. Ps Rapaport rated it 5 stars and wrote “It looks great, works perfectly and took me precisely 90 seconds to set up and turn on”.
One customer who purchased it mentioned that it was easy to use. Contadino wrote “Are much easier to use now” in their review of this PC monitor.
According to Amazon sales data, the K202HQ is one the top selling PC monitor currently on the market.
Low Running Costs
The average running cost of the K202HQ is only £25 over 5 years based on typical energy prices and usage levels, which makes it one of the more economic to run PC monitors of a comparable spec and age.
One person concluded that the Acer K202HQ was easy to carry around. Matt mentioned “Very light and easy to mount” in his review. One customer considered that the Acer K202HQ was thin.
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Good Picture Quality
One Acer K202HQ reviewer who purchased this PC monitor thought it had clear images. Mick rated the product 4 stars and said on Amazon “I've not yet had a problem with the screen's clarity or speed; it's kept up with everything I need” in their review.
One Acer K202HQ owner mentioned that it had a sharp image.
One Acer K202HQ owner who bought it considered that it was well made. Terryh said a few weeks ago “Great little monitor very well made” in their review and gave it a very good rating.
Two people who reviewed this PC monitor considered that it was good looking. Contadino said on Amazon “The viewing angle is pretty narrow”. A few weeks ago John Dawson gave it a very good review and he said in his Acer K202HQ review on Amazon “Beautiful standard home monitor”.
Acer PC Monitors Have Good Reviews
Acer small monitors have good ratings on average and across all PC displays Acer is one of the better rated manufacturers.
This PC display has an LED display, which is typical of many flatpanel monitors of a similar age and spec to it.
We compared all the other PC displays that have an LED Display to this PC display and we think the Asus VS197T-P[plb_1445370_price], and the Acer V196HQL[plb_3049274_price] which has better reviews; or the Acer 192HQL[plb_2215544_price] which is cheaper are also worth considering.
1600 X 900 Supported Graphics Resolutions
The Acer K202HQ has a maximum resolution of 1600 x 900. That's 13% more resolution than the most frequently found supported graphics resolutions of 1280 x 1024 (SXGA). Across all flatpanel monitors that have been available for a similar time to the K202HQ the resolution ranges from 720 x 400 (worst) to 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080) (best).
Has Two Cables Includeds
The Acer K202HQ has a greater number of cables included than most comparable spec flatpanel monitors that came out around the same time as it. This flatpanel monitor has a VGA cables included, which is the most frequently found cables included found on small monitors that came out around the same time as the K202HQ. The cables included "AC" is also found on this LCD screen.
Fairly Big Display Diagonal (metric)
Across all the PC monitors of this type and age the display diagonal (metric)s range from 8.9cm to 490cm. The Acer K202HQ has a fairly big display diagonal (metric) (49.5 centimeters) compared to most of the other small monitors that were released more than two years ago.
The Acer K202HQ is fairly light (only 2.2 kilograms) compared to most of the other flatpanel monitors of a comparable age and type to the K202HQ. Across all the small monitors that were launched around the same time as the K202HQ the weights range from 3.3g to 19kg, and the average weight is 3.3kg.
7 Reasons Against
Does Not Have a Built-In Speaker(s)
The Acer K202HQ does not have a built-in speaker(s). Most of the other PC screens that are a comparable age to the K202HQ also do not have a built-in speaker(s).
We compared this flatpanel monitor to all the other PC screens with a built-in speaker(s) and we think the Hanns.G HE195[plb_1728407_price] is also worth considering.
The Acer K202HQ is not 3D. Most of the other small monitors that are a similar age to the K202HQ are also not 3D.
Does Not Have a Built-In Camera
Like most of the other small monitors that have been around for more than two years, the Acer K202HQ does not have a built-in camera.
Does Not Have a Card Reader Integrated
Like most of the other small monitors that have been on the market for more than two years, the Acer K202HQ does not have a card reader integrated.
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Very Narrow Viewing Angle, Vertical
The narrowest viewing angle, vertical of small monitors that have been around for more than two years is 40°, the widest is 180°, and the average viewing angle, vertical is 140°. The Acer K202HQ has one of the narrower viewing angle, verticals (only 65 degrees) amongst small monitors of this age.
Very Narrow Viewing Angle, Horizontal
With a viewing angle, horizontal of only 90 degrees, the Acer K202HQ has one of the narrower viewing angle, horizontals amongst small monitors of this age. The narrowest viewing angle, horizontal of similar spec PC screens that have been on the market for a comparable time to the K202HQ is 40° and the widest is 180°.
Very Dim Display Brightness
The Acer K202HQ has a quite dim display brightness (only 200 candellas per square meter) compared to most of the other similar spec PC screens that were released around the same time as the K202HQ. Small monitors that were launched around the same time as the K202HQ have display brightnesss of between 180 cd/m² and 400 cd/m².
1 Other reason to consider the Acer K202HQ
Released Over Three Years Ago
It was over three years ago when Acer released the K202HQ.
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