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Acer Has Good Flatpanel Monitor Reviews
Based on 3,067 user and expert reviews, Acer has good ratings for its PC displays. Acer also has good ratings specifically within its medium monitors range compared to other brands.
This PC screen has an LED display, which is typical of many PC screens of this age and spec.
It may also be worth considering one of the alternative LCD screens that have an LED Display currently available including because of it's better review score, the T23B350[pl_2590780_price], or the S24D391[pl_2243808_price] both from Samsung.
1920 X 1080 (HD 1080) Supported Graphics Resolutions
This LCD screen has a supported graphics resolutions of 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080), which is the most commonly found supported graphics resolutions on PC displays of this spec and age.
Has Three Cables Includeds
The Acer S220 has a greater number of cables included than most medium monitors that have been on the market for around the same time as it. This Acer PC display has an AC cables included, which is the most commonly found cables included found on PC monitors of a similar spec and age to the S220. The cables includeds "DVI" and "VGA" are also found on this Acer PC screen.
Very Low Power Consumption (max)
Across all the LCD screens that are a similar age to the S220 the power consumption (max)s range from 16W to 250W. With a power consumption (max) of only 22 Watts, the Acer S220 has a quite low power consumption (max) compared to most of the other PC displays of this age and spec.
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£5.37 Price Increase
Yesterday the S220 has increased in price by £5.37.
Does Not Have a Built-In Speaker(s)
Most medium monitors that came out around the same time as the S220 do not have a built-in speaker(s). The Acer S220 is no exception to this as it too does not have a built-in speaker(s).
It is worth also looking at other flatpanel monitors which also have a built-in speaker(s) including the Benq GW2260[plb_1436727_price] which is also cheaper.
The Acer S220 is not 3D, although this is within the context that most of the other comparable spec PC monitors that have been around for more than two years are also not 3D.
Does Not Have a Built-In Camera
The Acer S220 does not have a built-in camera, although it is worth keeping in mind that most of the other PC monitors that were released more than two years ago also do not have a built-in camera.
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Does Not Have a Card Reader Integrated
Most medium monitors that have been available for around the same time as the S220 do not have a card reader integrated. The Acer S220 is no exception to this as it too does not have a card reader integrated.
Quite Narrow Viewing Angle, Vertical
LCD screens that were released more than two years ago have viewing angle, verticals of between 15° and 180°. The Acer S220 has one of the narrowest viewing angle, verticals (only 50 degrees) amongst medium monitors of this age.
Quite Narrow Viewing Angle, Horizontal
The narrowest viewing angle, horizontal of PC monitors of this age and spec is -5° and the widest is 1,800°. When compared to other medium monitors that have been available for a comparable time to the S220, the viewing angle, horizontal of the Acer S220 of only 90 degrees is one of the narrowest.
Quite Dim Display Brightness
The dimmest display brightness of comparable spec PC screens that were released more than two years ago is 25 cd/m², the brightest is 1,700 cd/m², and the average display brightness is 290 cd/m². The Acer S220 has one of the dimmer display brightnesss (only 200 candellas per square meter) amongst medium monitors of this age.
Only HD HD Type
This LCD screen has a Full HD HD type, which is the most commonly found HD type on medium monitors that have been on the market for a similar time to it.
Quite Small Display Diagonal (metric)
With a display diagonal (metric) of only 54.6 centimeters, the Acer S220 has one of the smaller display diagonal (metric)s amongst medium monitors of this age. LCD screens that came out more than two years ago have display diagonal (metric)s of between 28cm and 590cm.
Fairly High Power Consumption (off)
The average power consumption (off) of PC screens that have been on the market for a comparable time to the S220 is 0.5W, and the power consumption (off)s range from 0.005W to 21W. At 0.53 Watts, the Acer S220 has a quite high power consumption (off) compared to most of the other comparable spec flatpanel monitors that were released more than two years ago.
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Running Costs Are Average
The S220 has an average 5 year running cost of £39 based on average energy prices, which is typical compared to the other 993 LCD screens of a comparable type and age.
Released Over Four Years Ago
This PC display was released over four years ago.
1920 X 1080 Pixels Display Resolution
This flatpanel monitor has a display resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels, which is the most frequently found display resolution on PC monitors of this age and type.
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Running this PC monitor over 5 years will generate 0.3 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
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