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Acer S235HL
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Acer S235HL PC Monitor

23" 1920 X 1080 100000000:1 LCD Sep 2012
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These slender monitors are built with a sense of simple modernism that can turn any area into an expression of style and taste. Design accents such as an asymmetric stand, transparent blue-lit... More
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7 Reasons For

Reasonably Priced

A number of customers who reviewed it considered that it was good value for money. said “Either you could get an affordable screen with a TN panel, or an extremely expensive yet superior one with IPS panel” . Five years ago wrote “The brand is highly regarded and introduces products that offer great value for money and are loaded with incredible features” in their review of this PC monitor.

Good Technical Features

One person reckoned that this PC monitor had good features.

Acer Has Good Reviews for Its LCD Screens

Acer has good average ratings for its medium monitors as well as across its entire flatpanel monitor range compared to other manufacturers.

Has a Built-In Speaker(s)

The Acer S235HL has a built-in speaker(s). Most of the other medium monitors that are a comparable age to the S235HL do not have a built-in speaker(s).

We compared this flatpanel monitor to all the other LCD screens with a built-in speaker(s) and we think the AOC e2260Swhu, the Samsung S27B970D, and the LG 24MN33D which has better reviews is also worth considering.

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Two HDMI Ports Quantitys

Most PC displays of this age and type have between one and three HDMI ports quantitys, including the Acer S235HL which has two HDMI ports quantitys.

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1920 X 1080 (HD 1080) Supported Graphics Resolutions

This PC display has a supported graphics resolutions of 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080), which is typical of many PC screens of this age and type.

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Has Two Cables Includeds

The Acer S235HL has a greater number of cables included than most PC screens that have been on the market for around the same time as it. This LCD screen has an AC cables included, which is the most commonly found cables included found on flatpanel monitors that have been around for a similar time to the S235HL. The cables included "VGA" is also found on this PC screen.

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6 Reasons Against

Expert Reviews Are Average

Based on four expert reviews from sites including Digital Versus, Les, and the average expert rating of this medium monitor is 68%.

Not 3D

Most PC displays that were released around the same time as the S235HL are not 3D. The Acer S235HL is no exception to this as it too is not 3D.

If you would prefer a flatpanel monitor that is 3D then you might want to consider the Philips 272G5DYEB/93, or the AOC d2757Ph which also has a higher rating.

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Does Not Have a Built-In Camera

The Acer S235HL does not have a built-in camera. Most of the other LCD screens of a comparable type and age to the S235HL also do not have a built-in camera.

We compared this PC screen to all the other flatpanel monitors with a built-in camera and we think the NEC MD211, the Philips C272P4, or the Viewsonic VG2437mc which is also higher rated is also worth considering.

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Does Not Have a Card Reader Integrated

The Acer S235HL does not have a card reader integrated, although this is within the context that most of the other medium monitors that are a similar age to the S235HL also do not have a card reader integrated.

Alternative flatpanel monitors which also have a card reader integrated that you might want to look at include the U3011, the UP2414Q (£449.00), or the UP3214Q (£598.80) all from DELL which is also higher rated.

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Only HD HD Type

This PC display has a Full HD HD type, which is the most commonly found HD type on PC monitors of this type and age.

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Fairly High Power Consumption (off)

At 0.53 Watts, the Acer S235HL has a fairly high power consumption (off) compared to most of the other PC screens of a comparable spec and age to the S235HL. The power consumption (off)s of medium monitors that have been on the market for a comparable time to the S235HL range from 0.005W to 21W.

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4 Other reasons to consider the Acer S235HL

Average Running Costs

The S235HL has an average 5 year running cost of £43 based on average energy prices and usage levels, which is typical compared to the other 993 PC monitors that have been available for more than two years.

Released Over Four Years Ago

This LCD screen has been on the market for over four years.

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 PC displays of a similar age and spec to it.

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LCD Display

The Acer S235HL has an LCD display which is better than most flatpanel monitors that are a similar age to it. Most medium monitors that came out around the same time as it have an LED display.

We think you might also be interested in some of the other flatpanel monitors that have an LCD Display currently available including because of it's better review score, the Samsung 320MXN-3, or the DoubleSight DS-309W.

If the display type of this medium monitor is too bad for you then you might want to consider the AOC e2250Swdnk (LED), the NEC MultiSync MD211 (LED), or the LG 34UM65 (LED) which also has a higher rating.

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Expert Reviews

24 September 2013

The computer monitor market for a long time was limited to two options for most consumers. Either you could get an affordable screen with a TN panel, or an extremely expensive yet superior one... Read more…

16 May 2012

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30 January 2012

The Acer S235HL is an attractive monitor that boasts a responsive display and accurate colour reproduction once you've set it up properly. It does have a few problems, though, including below...

20 February 2012

Le moniteur Acer S235HL est une version revue et corrigée de sa ligne d?écran design. Il faut dire qu?il y avait pas mal de marge de progression. Les écrans précédents étaient en effet... Read more…

23 January 2012

Le S235HL est plutôt joli, réactif et fidèle une fois ses couleurs réglées. Il accuse toutefois certains défauts comme un taux de contraste en dessous de la moyenne et une ergonomie faible....

21 July 2014

Monitor o przek?tnej 23 cali, rozdzielczo?ci 1.920 x 1.080 pikseli, jasno?ci 207 cd/m2 i kontra?cie 100000000:1:1 z matryc? typu TN. Z??cza: 1 x D-Sub, 2 x HDMI.OpisSpecyfikacja i wyniki Zobacz...

Accurate colour reproduction after calibration
Responsive enough for gaming
Attractive design
TN panel, so poor vertical viewing angles
Below average contrast after calibration
Scores poorly for usability
No line in for picking up audio if you're using VGA
Overdrive mal rgl
12 March 2012

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Electricity cost when switched on £66.66
Electricity cost when on standby £0.31
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Total running cost over 5 years £66.97
Running costs for this PC monitor have been estimated based on other similar PC monitors. If you know how much electricity and water the Acer S235HLuses then please let us know by entering those figures in the boxes above.
Running this PC monitor over 5 years will generate 0.33 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant 9 tree seedlings and grow them for 10 years.

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Manufacturer Part Numbers s235hl, 1920x1080, acer s235, acer s235h, acer 100m1, acer s235hl, acer s235hla, acer s235hlab, acer s235hlabi, acer umvs5eeb01, acer s235hlabii
Barcodes 04712196432317

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