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Acer S230HL

£101.66
£98.57 £3.09 cheaper than 35 days ago
A cheap to run and 2 year old 1920 x 1080 PC screen
23" 1920 X 1080 Pixels 100000000:1 LED Jan 2016
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Acer S230HL Review

With low running costs and at under 2 years old, we have ranked the Acer S230HL number 740 across all PC monitors.
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Good
7
Missing Some Features
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19 Months Old
78
£54 Over 8 Years
Overall Score
47
Mediocre

Why Has it Scored 47?

It has superb user reviews with an average user rating of 100%. NEC flatpanel monitors also have excellent reviews in general.
At over a year old this PC monitor is slightly out of date, and newer flatpanel monitors with more up to date technology are available. View the latest PC monitors 2017.
This PC monitor has an efficiency rating of A+, and its running costs of £54 over 8 years are typical compared to the other 2,768 PC screens that we have compared it to.
It is missing some features:
Does not have a built-in USB hub
Quite narrow viewing angle, vertical
Quite narrow viewing angle, horizontal
Does not have a built-in speaker(s)

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 £101.66 to £98.57 in the last 35 days. You may want to consider buying now before the price goes back up.
There is a 74% 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.

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Acer S230HL In-Depth Analysis

Reviews

Acer Has Very Good Reviews for Its PC Displays

We checked 5,837 owner and expert reviews (including 1,014 verified purchases) for Acer PC screens and found that on average Acer has very good reviews compared to other manufacturers. 93% of those that bought a Acer flatpanel monitor would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.


Value For Money

Good Value for Money

The product is under 2 years old but has mediocre features but at £98.57 it is cheaper than 83% of PC screens.

Price Has Gone Down by £3 (3%)

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Cheaper in the United Kingdom Than Overseas

We checked 22 other countries for prices for the Acer S230HL and the United Kingdom price of £98.57 was the cheapest. The cheapest price that we could find overseas was in the United States where the price is $98.00 (£127.11).

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Features

Does Not Have a Built-In USB Hub

The Acer S230HL does not have a built-in USB hub. 85% of PC displays also do not have a built-in USB hub.

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1920 X 1080 Pixels Display Resolution

This PC screen has a display resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels, which is the most frequently found resolution on LCD screens.

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Quite Narrow Viewing Angle, Vertical

The viewing angle, vertical of the Acer S230HL of only 160° is fairly narrow compared to most other LCD screens. It is in the narrowest 9% of all PC screens when sorted by this feature. PC screens have viewing angles, vertical of between 10° and 180°, and the average viewing angle, vertical is 160°.

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Quite Narrow Viewing Angle, Horizontal

The Acer S230HL's viewing angle, horizontal of only 170° is fairly narrow compared to most other LCD screens. It is in the narrowest 14% of all PC monitors when sorted by this feature. Across all the PC screens the viewing angles, horizontal range from 17° to 180°, and the average viewing angle, horizontal is 170°.

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Does Not Have a Built-In Speaker(s)

The Acer S230HL does not have a built-in speaker(s), although this is within the context that 53% of LCD screens also do not have a built-in speaker(s).

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Age

Released 19 Months Ago

Acer released the S230HL in January 2016.


Running Costs

OK Running Costs

This PC display is rated A+ for energy efficiency, and the S230HL is typical compared to the other 2,768 flatpanel monitors that we have looked at for running costs. Based on average energy prices, we estimate the S230HL will cost £54 over 8 years to run.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers acer 1920x1080, acer s230hl
Barcodes 04713392388408

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