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Acer R271 PC Monitor

£179.99
27" 1920 X 1080 100000000:1 LED Feb 2016
A+
Display Diagonal Display Resolution Contrast Ratio (dynamic) Display Release Date £68.97 Electricity cost over 5 years
Has a stand included
A top selling PC display
Average expert reviews
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Reviews

Average Expert Reviews

The average expert rating of this PC screen is 67 out of 100 based on two expert reviews from sites including Chip.de and computerhoy.com.

Good Brand

Based on 4,262 owner and expert reviews (including 789 verified purchases), Acer has good reviews for its PC displays. Acer also 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.


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A Top Selling PC Display

According to Amazon sales data, the R271 is one the top selling LCD screen currently available for purchase.

Released Over a Year Ago

It was February 2016 when Acer released the R271.


Energy

Average Running Costs

This Acer LCD screen has an energy efficiency rating of A+. The R271 has an average 8 year running cost of £69 based on average usage levels and energy prices, which is typical compared to the other 648 PC displays of a similar type and age.


Packaging Content

Has a Stand Included

The Acer R271 has a stand included. Most of the other PC monitors of this age and type also have a stand included.

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Has One Cables Included

The Acer R271 has a greater number of cables included than most medium monitors that have been around for more than a year. This LCD screen has an AC cables included, which is the most frequently found cables included found on medium monitors that were launched more than a year ago.

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Ports & Interfaces

Does Not Have a Built-In USB Hub

Like most of the other PC screens of this age and spec, the Acer R271 does not have a built-in USB hub.

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Only One HDMI Port

The Acer R271 is a one HDMI port LCD screen. Most of the other comparable spec PC screens that have been around for a similar time to this PC monitor have between one and three HDMI ports.

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Multimedia

Has a Built-In Speaker(s)

The Acer R271 has a built-in speaker(s). Most of the other flatpanel monitors of this age and type also have a built-in speaker(s).

We compared this PC screen to all the other LCD screens with a built-in speaker(s) and we think the AOC G2460PF (£189.99), the Acer RT270bmid (£189.97), and the Lenovo ThinkCentre Tiny-in-One 22 (£189.41) which all of have better reviews are also worth considering.

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Display

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 medium monitors that were released more than a year ago.

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Fairly Wide Viewing Angle, Vertical

Across all the PC screens of this type and age the viewing angles, vertical range from 50° to 180°. The Acer R271 has one of the wider viewing angles, vertical (178 degrees) amongst similar spec PC monitors of this age.

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Fairly Wide Viewing Angle, Horizontal

The average viewing angle, horizontal of PC screens of this spec and age is 170°, and the viewing angles, horizontal range from 80° to 180°. The Acer R271 has a quite wide viewing angle, horizontal (178 degrees) compared to most of the other medium monitors that are a similar age to this LCD screen.

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Has an HDCP

The Acer R271 has an HDCP. Most of the other similar spec PC screens that have been available for a comparable time to this LCD screen also have an HDCP.

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Quite Fast Response Time

With a response time of only 4 milliseconds, the Acer R271 has one of the faster response times amongst flatpanel monitors of this age. The response times of LCD screens that have been on the market for a similar time to this LCD screen range from 1ms to 25ms.

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Certificates

Has an Energy Star Certified

The Acer R271 has an Energy Star certified, as do most of the other medium monitors that came out more than a year ago.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers acer acer271bmidret, acer umhr1ee001, acer umhr1ee005, acer 1920x1080, acer cp84za00, acer r271bmid, acer n156511w, acer cp84zs00, a1umhr1ee001, acer 250cdm2, acer 100m1
Barcodes 00888863611478, 04713392419560, 04713392791000

Acer R271 Review Sources

To prepare this Acer R271 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 692,351 product attributes, 78,668 PC monitor reviews and 7,521,600 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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