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Acer R271

79

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Acer R271

£188.58
Acer R271
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A fairly new and fully featured 27" LCD screen, with moderate running costs and a reasonable price
27" 1920 X 1080 (Full HD) Pixels 100000000:1 No Aug 2016 A+
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Acer R271 Review

Released 1 year ago and with excellent features, we have ranked the Acer R271 number 879 in medium monitors and number 931 across all PC monitors.
79
Reviews
2 Reviews
76
Value for Money
Very Good
83
Features
Fully-Featured
84
Age
18 Months Old
55
Running Costs
£170 Over 5 Years
79
Overall Score
Very Good

Why Has it Scored 79?

It has ok expert reviews with an average expert rating of 67%. NEC LCD screens have excellent reviews in general.
At over a year old this LCD screen is slightly out of date, and newer LCD screens with more up to date technology are available. View the latest PC screens 2018.
This PC monitor has an energy efficiency classification of A+, however its running costs of £170 over 5 years are in the most expensive 7% of all 3,255 PC screens that we have compared it to. View all energy saving PC displays.
It has some great features:
Bigger than average display diagonal
Faster than average response time
Has a built-in speaker(s)
Has a stand included
Slim and trim
On display
A comfortable view

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Acer R271 In-Depth Analysis

Reviews Summary

Average Expert Reviews

On average, based on two expert reviews from sites including computerhoy.com and Chip.de this PC display has an overall expert rating of 67 out of 100.

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Acer Flatpanel Monitors Have Very Good Reviews

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

Value For Money

Adequate Value for Money

Whilst the product is more expensive than 52% of PC monitors, it has excellent reviews, good features and is less than 18 months old. However at £188.58 it seems like great value for money overall.

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Cheaper in the United Kingdom Than Overseas

We checked 22 other countries for prices for the Acer R271 and the United Kingdom price of £188.58 was the cheapest.

The cheapest price that we could find overseas was in the United States where the price is $176.99 (£243.59).

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Running Costs

High Running Costs

This Acer flatpanel monitor has an energy efficiency classification of A+, however the average 5 year running cost of the R271 is £170 based on typical usage levels and energy prices, which is in the most expensive 7% of all 3,255 PC screens.

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Age

Released 18 Months Ago

This PC display has been on the market since August 2016.

Features

Bigger Than Average Display Diagonal

The average display diagonal of all flatpanel monitors is 25", with the smallest being 3.5" and the biggest being 95". The display diagonal of the Acer R271 of 27" is bigger than average when compared to most other flatpanel monitors. It is bigger than 85% of all flatpanel monitors when ranked by this feature.

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1920 X 1080 Pixels Resolution

This PC screen has a display resolution of 1920 x 1080 (Full HD)|1920 x 1080 pixels, which is typical of many LCD screens.

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Faster Than Average Response Time

The fastest response time of flatpanel monitors is 1ms, the slowest is 55ms, and the average response time is 5.5ms. The Acer R271's response time of only 4ms is faster than 79% of all flatpanel monitors when ordered by this feature.

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Has a Built-In Speaker(s)

The Acer R271 has a built-in speaker(s). 53% of LCD screens do not have a built-in speaker(s).

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Does Not Have a Built-In USB Hub

The Acer R271 does not have a built-in USB hub. 81% of flatpanel monitors also do not have a built-in USB hub.

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Average Contrast Ratio (typical)

The contrast ratio (typical) of the Acer R271 of 1,000 is fairly standard compared to most other flatpanel monitors. It is in the highest 38% of all PC screens when ordered by this feature.

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Has a Stand Included

The Acer R271 has a stand included, unlike 84% of PC monitors which do not have a stand included.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

umhr1ee001 r271bmid, acer umhr1ee005, acer umhr1ee001, acer r271bmid, acer p236702p

Barcodes:

00888863611478, 04713392419560, 04713392791000

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