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Acer K242HQLCBID

£148.64
A 2 year old 1920 x 1080 LCD screen with poor features and a price that represents not very good value for money
23.6" 1920 X 1080 Pixels 100000000:1 LED Jul 2015
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Acer K242HQLCbid Review

With low running costs and at over 2 years old, we have ranked the Acer K242HQLCbid number 749 across all PC monitors.
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Poor
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Missing Some Features
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2 Years Old
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£59 Over 8 Years
Overall Score
46
Mediocre

Why Has it Scored 46?

It has great user reviews with an average user rating of 84%. NEC flatpanel monitors also have excellent reviews in general.
This PC monitor is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer PC monitors with better features are available. However it has good reviews so it may still be worth considering. View the latest flatpanel monitors 2017.
This Acer PC monitor has running costs of £59 over 8 years, which puts it typical compared to the other 2,772 LCD screens that we have compared it to.
The K242HQLCbid is missing some features:
Does not have a built-in USB hub
Does not have a built-in speaker(s)
Quite narrow viewing angle, vertical

Should You Buy it Now?

Our unique forecasting algorithm looks at historic price trends and predicts the most likely price change over the next 2 weeks. There was a cheaper price of £124.97 at Laptops Direct 2 days ago. We predict that the price will go down again.
There is a 90% chance that the price will go down. However the future is never certain and there remains a chance that the price will actually go up. Get Price Alerts.
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Acer K242HQLCbid In-Depth Analysis

Reviews

Acer Has Very Good PC Screen Reviews

Based on 5,679 expert and user reviews (including 974 verified purchases), Acer has very good reviews for its LCD screens. 93% of those that bought a Acer flatpanel monitor would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.


Value For Money

Price Has Gone Up by £24 (16%)

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Features

Does Not Have a Built-In USB Hub

Like most other flatpanel monitors, the K242HQLCbid does not have a built-in USB hub. 84% of PC monitors do not have a built-in USB hub.

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Quite Fast Response Time

PC monitors have response times of between 1ms and 55ms, and the average response time is 5.7ms. The response time of the K242HQLCbid of only 1ms is in the fastest 5% of all PC displays when ordered by this feature.

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Does Not Have a Built-In Speaker(s)

The K242HQLCbid does not have a built-in speaker(s). 53% of PC screens also do not have a built-in speaker(s).

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Quite Narrow Viewing Angle, Vertical

The viewing angle, vertical of the K242HQLCbid of only 160° is in the narrowest 18% of all flatpanel monitors when ordered by this feature. The narrowest viewing angle, vertical of flatpanel monitors is 16°, the widest is 180°, and the average viewing angle, vertical is 160°.

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1920 X 1080 Pixels Display Resolution

This LCD screen has a display resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels, which is the most frequently found resolution on PC monitors.

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Age

Released Over Two Years Ago

Acer released the K242HQLCbid in July 2015.


Running Costs

OK Running Costs

The K242HQLCbid has an average running cost of £59 over 8 years based on alright energy prices, which is typical compared to the other 2,772 flatpanel monitors.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers asrockasusantecarcticb k242hqlcbid, acer america umux2aac01, acer america k242hql, acer 1080k242hqlbbd, acer k242hqlbbd, acer umux6aab04, acer code
Barcodes 00841631110238, 00888863214037, 00888863214310, 00888863938209, 04713147902057, 04713392069796, 05054629912782

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