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Acer K242HLABID PC Monitor

£114.97
£94.97 £20.00 cheaper than 56 days ago
24" 1920 X 1080 100000000:1 LED Sep 2015
Display Diagonal Display Resolution Contrast Ratio (dynamic) Display Release Date £61.28 Electricity cost over 5 years
Acer has good reviews for its PC screens
Does not have a built-in USB hub
Does not have a built-in speaker(s)
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Energy

OK Running Costs

The efficiency rating of this flatpanel monitor is A. The average 8 year running cost of the K242HLA is £62 based on typical usage levels and energy prices, which is typical compared to the other 648 medium monitors that were launched more than a year ago.


Reviews

Acer Has Good Reviews for Its PC Screens

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


Other

Released Over a Year Ago

It was September 2015 when this PC display was released.


Ports & Interfaces

Does Not Have a Built-In USB Hub

The K242HLA does not have a built-in USB hub, although this is within the context that most of the other PC screens of this spec and age also do not have a built-in USB hub.

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Only One HDMI Port

Most PC monitors of a comparable age and type to this PC display have between one and three HDMI ports, including the K242HLA which has one HDMI port.

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Multimedia

Does Not Have a Built-In Speaker(s)

The K242HLA does not have a built-in speaker(s). Most of the other LCD screens that are a similar age to this flatpanel monitor do have a built-in speaker(s).

We compared all the other LCD screens which also have a built-in speaker(s) to this PC screen and we think the Acer V246HL (£95.99) is also worth considering.

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Certificates

Has an Energy Star Certified

The Acer K242HLA has an Energy Star certified. Most of the other similar spec LCD screens that are a comparable age to this flatpanel monitor also have an Energy Star certified.

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Display

Only 1920 X 1080 Pixels Display Resolution

This PC screen has a display resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels, which is typical of many medium monitors that were released around the same time as it.

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Quite Fast Response Time

The average response time of medium monitors that are a similar age to this PC screen is 5.4ms. With a response time of only 1 millisecond, the Acer K242HLA has a very fast response time compared to most of the other medium monitors that were released one year ago.

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Packaging Content

Has Two Cables Included

The K242HLA has a greater number of cables included than most comparable spec PC screens that have been around for a similar time to it. This Acer PC display has an AC cables included, which is the most commonly found cables included found on flatpanel monitors that have been available for a comparable time to this PC display. The cables included "VGA" is also found on this Acer flatpanel monitor.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers home umfw2eea01, acer umfw2eed01, acer k242hlabid, home k242hlabid, code umfw2eed01, acer umfw2eea01, acer 1920x1080, apple k242hla, acer clz8zs00, pumps k242hla, acer clz8za00, code k242hla, acer 250cdm2, acer 100m1
Barcodes 04713147286263, 04713147286294, 04713392267529, 05054484596509

Acer K242HLA Review Sources

To prepare this Acer K242HLA 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 687,657 product attributes, 78,608 PC monitor reviews and 7,539,100 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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