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Acer K222HQL PC Monitor

21.5" 1920 X 1080 100000000:1 LED Aug 2016
Display Diagonal Display Resolution Contrast Ratio (dynamic) Display Release Date £48.72 Electricity cost over 5 years
Good owner reviews
A best selling PC monitor
Low running costs
59 Reviews
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Good Value for Money

Fifteen customers who reviewed it said that it was good value for money. Website gave the product a rating of 5 stars out of 5 and mentioned in April last year “Fair price”. They also wrote “Allows for high capacity with low price drives; Lower cost than competitors” in their review. Stlbc1969 mentioned “Perfect price easy to set up clear” in their review of the Acer K222HQL.


Low Running Costs

This flatpanel monitor is rated A for energy efficiency, and the K222HQL is one of the more economic to run medium monitors that have been available for the last year that we have looked at for running costs. Based on typical usage levels and energy prices, we estimate the K222HQL will cost only £49 over 8 years to run.


Good Owner Reviews

On average, K222HQL owners rated this flatpanel monitor 85%. 35 reviewers (83% of all reviewers) gave this flatpanel monitor either 4 or 5 stars and 100% of those asked said they would recommend buying it to others.

Acer Has Good LCD Screen Reviews

We checked 4,262 expert and owner reviews (including 789 verified purchases) for Acer PC monitors and found that on average Acer has good reviews compared to other brands. We also found that Acer has good reviews specifically for its medium monitors. 93% of those that bought a Acer PC screen would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.


A Best Selling PC Monitor

The K222HQL is a popular choice of PC monitor according to sales data from Amazon.

Released Nine Months Ago

This medium monitor was released in August 2016.


Good Product Quality

Five people wrote in their reviews that this PC monitor was good quality. Lovelybones said “Easy to connect it, has good quality of picture”. Two years ago Kyran wrote on expert review site Amazon “Great monitor! Works smoothly as it should, pretty decent size and well worth it for the price ! (£90 at the time.) Good configuration settings, good quality, build quality” in their review of this PC monitor. Matt F. gave the product a score of 5 stars out of 5 and he said on expert review site Amazon also two years ago “Very cheap and great quality monitor”.

Easy to Setup

Five people concluded that the Acer K222HQL was easy to setup. Website wrote in April last year “Incredibly easy to setup” in their review of this PC monitor and rated the product 5 stars out of 5. Rich scored it 4 stars out of 5 and he mentioned “Good price, easy to set up, just the right size for my work station”. Kirsty scored it 5 stars out of 5 and said on expert website “The screen is the perfect size for a computer screen! Was so easy to set up with my computer”.

Three customers said in their reviews that it was easy to use the menus. Website scored the product 5 stars out of 5 and said in April last year “Game fps ultra max settings”. They also wrote “They all play smooth and look fantastic at their highest settings” in their review.

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Good Features

Two owners concluded that it had good features. Website gave it a rating of 5 stars out of 5 and wrote “Lots of great features” in their review of this PC monitor.

Ports & Interfaces

Does Not Have a Built-In USB Hub

The K222HQL does not have a built-in USB hub, although it is worth keeping in mind that most of the other PC displays that have been available for around the same time as this PC display also do not have a built-in USB hub.

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Does Not Have a Built-In Speaker(s)

The K222HQL does not have a built-in speaker(s), unlike most of the other latest medium monitors.

Alternative PC screens which also have a built-in speaker(s) that you might want to look at include the Viewsonic VA2452SM (£69.56) which is also higher rated.

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Only 1920 X 1080 Pixels Display Resolution

This flatpanel monitor has a display resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels, which is the most commonly found display resolution on latest comparable spec PC monitors.

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Quite Narrow Viewing Angle, Vertical

At only 65 degrees, the Acer K222HQL has a very narrow viewing angle, vertical compared to most of the other comparable spec PC displays that have been on the market for a similar time to this PC monitor. The average viewing angle, vertical of latest flatpanel monitors is 170°, and the viewing angles, vertical range from 50° to 180°.

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Quite Narrow Viewing Angle, Horizontal

The viewing angles, horizontal of medium monitors that were released in the last year range from 65° to 180°, and the average viewing angle, horizontal is 170°. When compared to other medium monitors that are a similar age to this flatpanel monitor that we have checked the viewing angle, horizontal of, the K222HQL's viewing angle, horizontal of only 90 degrees is one of the narrowest.

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Has an Energy Star Certified

The Acer K222HQL has an Energy Star certified, as do most of the other medium monitors that have been on the market for around the same time as this PC display.

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Good Picture Quality

Two people agreed that this PC monitor had a wide viewing angle. Last year Lizzie wrote in her Acer K222HQL review “The only problem we have with it is the viewing angle”. Two years ago Hrvoje Hudoletnjak mentioned in their review of this PC monitor on expert website Amazon “Colors looks ok at 90° viewing angle.”.

Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers acer 3080khz5575hz, acer umww3ee001c, apple k222hqlbd, home umww3ee001, acer umww3ee005, acer umwx6eeb01, code k222hqlbd, code 1920x1080, acer k222hqlbd, acer 1920x1080, acer p179228p, acer 9djdza00, acer 9djdzs00, home k222hql, acer 200cdm2, acer 100m1
Barcodes 00013201151495, 00791963205334, 04713147228935, 04713147228997, 04713147477609, 04713392078897, 05054230753446, 05054629969403

Acer K222HQL Review Sources

To prepare this Acer K222HQL review we compared this PC monitor to 3,052 other models. For each PC monitor that we compared, we collated thousands of pieces of information including technical specs, reviews, and prices. In total we analysed 691,708 product attributes, 78,213 PC monitor reviews and 8,104,600 historical PC monitor prices from 203 PC monitor retailers. We then picked out the standout features of this PC monitor compared to the other models as well as any areas where this PC monitor is lacking.

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