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Acer Predator XB271HU

Acer Predator XB271HU
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A multi award winning and top of the range 27" PC screen, with average running costs
27" 2560 X 1440 Pixels No 4ms Aug 2015
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Acer Predator XB271HU Review

With excellent reviews and features, we have ranked the Acer Predator XB271HU number 264 in medium monitors.
94
Reviews
159 Reviews + 8 Awards
91
Features
Fully-Featured
78
Age
2 Years Old
69
Running Costs
£76 Over 5 Years
78
Overall Score
Very Good

Why Has it Scored 78?

It has very good expert reviews and very good user reviews with 100% of buyers recommending this flatpanel monitor to others. This PC monitor has received eight awards including a "Recommended" award from Legitreviews.com plus two other sites and an "Editor's Choice" award from Techpowerup.com. Looking across the entire NEC PC monitor range, the average reviews for all NEC LCD screens are also excellent.
It is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer PC screens with better features are available. However this Acer PC monitor has good reviews so it may still be worth considering. View the latest LCD screens 2018.
The Predator XB271HU has running costs of £76 over 5 years, which puts it typical compared to the other 3,292 LCD screens that we have compared it to. View all energy saving LCD screens.
It has some great features:
2560 x 1440 pixels resolution
Bigger than average display diagonal
Faster than average response time
Has a built-in speaker(s)
Gamers choice
Pixel power
Nvidia g-sync
Seize control
Nvidia ulmb
All the colours
Get comfortable
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Acer Predator XB271HU In-Depth Analysis

Reviews Summary

Eight Industry Awards

This Acer PC monitor has received eight awards from PC screen experts.

The editors of three expert review sites all concluded that they would endorse this flatpanel monitor. This was from Legitreviews.com, Trusted Reviews and Pcauthority.com.au who gave it an "Recommended".

The writer at website Techpowerup.com decided that this Acer flatpanel monitor was spectacularly good and gave it their "Editor's Choice" award.

The editors of three additional expert review sites all said that this PC screen was very good. This PC display received an "Outstanding" award from Chip.com.my, it received a "Good Product" award from Benchmark.pl and Uk.hardware.info gave it an "Ulitmate" award.

The editor of one more expert review site said that this LCD screen was very good. This was from Hardware.info who gave it an "Ulitmate".

Good Expert Reviews

On average, based on 16 expert reviews from sites including Trusted Reviews, Techradar, PC Mag and Lydogbilde.no the average expert rating of this PC screen is 84%.

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Good User Reviews

Based on 143 user reviews the average user rating of this PC screen is 86 out of 100. Over 84% of reviewers gave this flatpanel monitor either 4 or 5 stars and 100% of those asked said they would recommend buying it to others.

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Acer Flatpanel Monitors Have Very Good Reviews

We checked 11,078 owner and expert reviews (including 2,554 verified purchases) for Acer PC monitors and found that on average Acer has very good reviews. 92% of those that bought a Acer PC monitor would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.

Running Costs

Average Running Costs

The average 5 year running cost of the Predator XB271HU is £76 based on average usage levels and energy prices, which is typical compared to the other 3,292 PC screens.

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Age

Released Over Two Years Ago

This flatpanel monitor has been on the market since August 2015.

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Features

2560 X 1440 Pixels Resolution

The Predator XB271HU has a maximum display resolution of 2560 x 1440 pixels. That's 78% larger resolution than the most common resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels. The best resolution of all flatpanel monitors is 5120 x 2880 pixels and the worst is 320 x 240 pixels.

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Bigger Than Average Display Diagonal

The display diagonals of PC displays range from 3.5" to 95", and the average display diagonal is 25". The Predator XB271HU's display diagonal of 27" is bigger than average when compared to most other PC displays. It is in the biggest 23% of all PC displays when ranked by this feature.

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Faster Than Average Response Time

The response time of the Acer Predator XB271HU of only 4ms is in the fastest 15% of all PC screens when ranked by this feature. Across all the PC monitors the response times range from 1ms to 55ms, and the average response time is 5.6ms.

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Has a Built-In Speaker(s)

The Predator XB271HU has a built-in speaker(s), unlike 53% of flatpanel monitors which do not have a built-in speaker(s).

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Very Wide Horizontal Viewing Angle

The horizontal viewing angle of the Acer Predator XB271HU of 178° is wider than 95% of all PC screens when sorted by this feature. The narrowest horizontal viewing angle of PC displays is 40°, the widest is 180°, and the average horizontal viewing angle is 170°.

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Wider Than Average Vertical Viewing Angle

The Predator XB271HU's vertical viewing angle of 178° is wider than average when compared to most other PC displays. It is in the widest 30% of all PC screens when sorted by this feature. The average vertical viewing angle of all PC displays is 160°, with the narrowest being 40° and the widest being 180°.

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Average Contrast Ratio (typical)

The contrast ratio (typical) of the Acer Predator XB271HU of 1,000 is fairly standard compared to most other flatpanel monitors. It is higher than 47% of all PC displays when ranked by this feature.

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Supports NVIDIA G-Sync

The Acer Predator XB271HU supports NVIDIA G-Sync. 98% of PC displays do not support NVIDIA G-Sync.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

acer xb271hu

Barcodes:

00780746655091, 00888863384730, 04713392258992, 04713392260216, 05054629950067

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