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Acer R221Q

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Acer R221Q

£111.87
£79.99 £32 cheaper than 63 days ago
Acer R221Q
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A remarkably economical to run and impressive value for money 21.5" PC screen, with good features and plenty of positive recommendations
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£79.99
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Amazon UK
Acer R221Q Monitor 55cm (21.5 inch Wide, 16:9 FHD ZeroFrame IPS LED 4 ms 100M:1 ACM 250 nits DVI HDMI MM EURO/UK EMEA MPRII Acer EcoDisplay) - Black
£94.99
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Primo IT
£109.13
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Acer 21.5 R221Q HDMI Full HD Monitor
£109.97
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Acer 21.5 R221Q HDMI Full HD Monitor
£109.97
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PC World Business
Acer R221Q - LED monitor - Full HD (1080p) - 21.5"
£111.87
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BT Business Direct
Acer R221Qbmid 21.5 1920x1080 4ms VGA DVI HDMI Monitor
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£112.10
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Acer R221Qbmid 21.5 1920x1080 4ms VGA DVI HDMI Monitor
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£112.10
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Ebuyer
R221Qbmid/21.5 16:9 4ms 100M:1 250nits
£115.98
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Debenhams Plus
Acer 21.5 R221Q HDMI Full HD Monitor
£119.00
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Communications Solutions
£122.65
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MirageTek
£130.38
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Gameseek
Acer R221Q 21.5"Monitor
£134.87
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Acer R221Q 21.5" Full HD IPS Black computer monitor - UM.WR1EE.001 (Brand new, unopened) - on
£135.45
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The Tech Warehouse
Acer R221Q 21.5" Full HD IPS Black Computer Monitor - 54.6 Cm ( ), 250 Cd/m, 192 (Brand new, unopened) - on
£137.09
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MoreFrom
UM.WR1EE.001 Acer R221Q - LED monitor - 21.5" - 1920 x 1080 - IPS - 250 (Brand new, unopened) - on
£142.14
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ACER R221Q 21.5" MONITOR | FREE DELIVERY BRAND NEW (Brand new, unopened) - on
£148.36
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Acer R221Q Review

Representing excellent value for money and with very low running costs, we have ranked the Acer R221Q number 410 in medium monitors and number 419 across all PC monitors.
97
Value for Money
Excellent
75
Features
Good Features
80
Age
1 Year Old
97
Running Costs
£25 Over 5 Years
82
Overall Score
Excellent

Why Has it Scored 82?

It has exceptional user reviews with 100% of buyers recommending this PC screen to others. NEC LCD screens also have excellent reviews in general.
At over a year old this PC display is slightly out of date, and newer PC monitors with more up to date technology are available. View the latest PC screens 2018.
This PC monitor has an efficiency rating of A+, and its running costs of only £25 over 5 years are in the cheapest 3% of all 3,255 PC displays that we have compared it to. View all energy saving PC screens.
It has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
Has a built-in speaker(s)
Faster than average response time
21.5" full HD (1920 x 1080)
In-Plane switching (ips) technology
Hdmi dvi vga
4 ms response time
250 nit
Smaller than average display diagonal
Does not have a built-in USB hub

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. You may want to consider buying now before the price goes up. The price has dropped from £111.87 to £79.99 in the last 63 days. You may want to consider buying now before the price goes back up.
There is a 90% chance that the price will go up. However the future is never certain and there remains a chance that the price will actually go down. Get Price Alerts.

Acer R221Q In-Depth Analysis

Reviews Summary

Acer LCD Screens Have Very Good Reviews

Based on 8,715 expert and user reviews (including 1,820 verified purchases), Acer has very good reviews for its PC screens. 95% of those that bought a Acer PC display would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.

Value For Money

Spectacularly Good Value for Money

The product is under 2 years old but has average features. However at £79.99 it is still in the cheapest 18% of PC monitors.

Price Has Gone Down by £32 (28%)

The price has dropped from £111.87 to £79.99 in the last 63 days. Sign up to price alerts to be notified when the price changes.

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Cheaper in the United Kingdom Than Overseas

We checked 22 other countries for prices for the Acer R221Q and the United Kingdom price of £79.99 was the cheapest.

The cheapest price that we could find overseas was in the United States where the price is $117.94 (£163.57).

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Running Costs

Running Costs Are Very Low

This PC display is rated A+ for energy efficiency, and based on typical usage levels and energy prices we estimate that the R221Q will cost only £25 over 5 years to run, which is in the cheapest 3% of all 3,255 PC displays.

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Age

Released Over a Year Ago

This LCD screen was released in February 2016.

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Features

1920 X 1080 Pixels Resolution

This flatpanel monitor has a display resolution of 1920 x 1080 (Full HD)|1920 x 1080 pixels, which is typical of many flatpanel monitors.

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Smaller Than Average Display Diagonal

The Acer R221Q's display diagonal of only 21.5" is smaller than average when compared to most other flatpanel monitors. It is smaller than 80% of all PC displays when sorted by this feature. The display diagonals of PC displays range from 3.5" to 95", and the average display diagonal is 25".

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Faster Than Average Response Time

The Acer R221Q's response time of only 4ms is faster than average when compared to most other flatpanel monitors. It is in the fastest 25% of all flatpanel monitors when sorted by this feature. Flatpanel monitors have response times of between 1ms and 55ms, and the average response time is 5.5ms.

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Has a Built-In Speaker(s)

The Acer R221Q has a built-in speaker(s), which is unusual. 53% of PC displays do not have a built-in speaker(s).

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Does Not Have a Built-In USB Hub

The Acer R221Q does not have a built-in USB hub, although keep in mind that 81% of flatpanel monitors also do not have a built-in USB hub.

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Has a Stand Included

The Acer R221Q has a stand included, which is unusual. 84% of flatpanel monitors do not have a stand included.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

acer america umwr1aa001, acer america r221q, acer umwr1aa001, acer umwr1ee001, acer r221qbid

Barcodes:

00841631112386, 00842024157755, 00842024437055, 00888863611461, 04713392483189, 04923123160320, 06953041103190

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