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Acer S271HL

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Acer S271HL

£156.96
£139.98 £17.00 cheaper than 50 days ago
Acer S271HL
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An spectacularly cheap and very popular 27" LCD screen, with moderate running costs and very good features
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Acer S271HL 27inch Widescreen Full HD Monitor (16:9, LED, 1 ms, 100M:1, ACM, 250nits, DVI, HDMI, Audio Out, Acer EcoDisplay) - Black
£139.98
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Acer S271HL 27inch Widescreen Full HD Monitor (16:9, LED, 1 ms, 100M_1, ACM, (Brand new, unopened)
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Acer S271HL Review

Representing excellent value for money and with reviews, we have ranked the Acer S271HL number 22 in best selling monitors, number 96 across all PC monitors and number 97 in medium monitors.
90
Reviews
5 Reviews
96
Value for Money
Excellent
85
Features
Fully-Featured
68
Age
3 Years Old
69
Running Costs
£64 Over 5 Years
86
Overall Score
Excellent

Why Has it Scored 86?

It has good expert reviews and great user reviews with 100% of buyers recommending this flatpanel monitor to others. NEC LCD screens also have excellent reviews in general.
This PC monitor is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer flatpanel monitors with better features are available. However it has good reviews so it may still be worth considering. View the latest PC screens 2018.
This Acer PC monitor has an energy efficiency classification of C, and its running costs of £64 over 5 years are typical compared to the other 3,255 LCD screens that we have compared it to. View all energy saving PC screens.
The S271HL is one of the best selling LCD screens currently on the market. View best selling LCD screens January 2018.
Customers report excellent design, good picture quality and product quality.
It has some great features:
Bigger than average display diagonal
Very fast response time
Wider than average vertical viewing angle
Has an HDMI
Fine fit
Impressive
Living color
Eco safe

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.
There is a 64% chance that the price will go down. However the future is never certain and there remains a chance that the price will actually go up. Get Price Alerts.

Acer S271HL Video Reviews

Acer S271HL In-Depth Analysis

Reviews Summary

Good Expert Reviews

Expert review site Digital Versus scored this LCD screen 80 out of 100.

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Popular Choice

The S271HL is one the most popular LCD screen currently on sale according to sales data from Amazon.

Customers Report Excellent Design

17 people said that it was good looking, five people who reviewed it mentioned that it was well designed and two people said in their reviews that it had a thin frame. two people who reviewed it thought it was smooth.

Users Report Good Picture Quality

Three people who purchased the product concluded that it had good colour saturation.

Users Report Excellent Product Quality

Six owners mentioned in their reviews that the Acer S271HL was good quality.

Users Report That it is Fairly Priced

19 people who purchased it agreed that it was good value for money.

  • Performance is effortlessly good and the features more than the price seem to indicate.
    Evogadget.com June 2012
  • Catch this one on sale and it's an amazing value!
  • However given that one bright glaring flaw the panel is otherwise an great value…
  • For the price this is a great option…
    Mark (Bestbuy.com) - October 2017
  • With the super competitiveness in the 27" monitor space these days, this monitor is not priced competitively at all for it's features…
  • It is a nicely priced, styled and highly functional monitor that is capable of accurate color, runs cool…
  • Overall this monitor is a great value for the money…
    Jeff (Bestbuy.com) - October 2017
  • Overall this is a terrific value monitor that looks as good if not better than more expensive models…
  • If you looking for a bigger screen for gaming, web browsing or even to do office work this is a good budget option…
    Reddog (Bestbuy.com) - October 2017
  • Considering the price this is an excellent product…

Customers Report Good Environmental Credentials

Four owners who reviewed this PC monitor reckoned that it was good in terms of power usage.

Users Report That it is Robust

Six people reckoned that the Acer S271HL was well made and three customers who reviewed it reckoned that it was strong and durable.

Acer Has Very Good Reviews for Its Flatpanel Monitors

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

Users Report Great Technical Features

Three customers reckoned that it had good features.

Customers Report That it is Easy to Use

Seven customers who purchased it agreed that it was easy to setup and four people agreed that it was easy to use.

Customers Report That it is a Good Size

10 owners who reviewed this PC monitor concluded that it was thin, four owners said in their reviews that the product was lightweight and two owners who reviewed it concluded that it was a good size.

Value For Money

Excellent Value for Money

The product has excellent reviews and very good features but is over 6 months old. However at £139.98 it is in the cheapest 33% of PC monitors.

Price Has Gone Down by £17 (11%)

The price has dropped from £156.96 to £139.98 in the last 50 days. Sign up to price alerts to be notified when the price changes.

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Cheaper in the United Kingdom Than Overseas

We checked 22 other countries for prices for the Acer S271HL and the United Kingdom price of £139.98 was the cheapest.

The cheapest price that we could find overseas was in the United States where the price is $124.99 (£173.35).

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Running Costs

Running Costs Are Average

This Acer PC monitor is rated C for energy efficiency, and the average running cost of the S271HL is £64 over 5 years based on average energy prices and usage levels, which is typical compared to the other 3,255 flatpanel monitors.

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Age

Released Over Three Years Ago

This PC display has been on the market since January 2015.

Features

1920 X 1080 Pixels Resolution

This LCD screen has a display resolution of 1920 x 1080 (Full HD)|1920 x 1080 pixels, which is the most commonly found resolution on PC displays.

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Bigger Than Average Display Diagonal

Across all the flatpanel monitors the display diagonals range from 3.5" to 95", and the average display diagonal is 25". The display diagonal of the Acer S271HL of 27" is bigger than average when compared to most other flatpanel monitors. It is bigger than 73% of all flatpanel monitors when ranked by this feature.

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Very Fast Response Time

The response times of PC screens range from 1ms to 55ms, and the average response time is 5.5ms. The response time of the Acer S271HL of only 2ms is faster than average when compared to most other flatpanel monitors. It is in the fastest 10% of all PC screens when ranked by this feature.

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Does Not Have a Built-In Speaker(s)

The Acer S271HL does not have a built-in speaker(s). 53% of flatpanel monitors also do not have a built-in speaker(s).

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Wider Than Average Vertical Viewing Angle

The narrowest vertical viewing angle of flatpanel monitors is 40°, the widest is 180°, and the average vertical viewing angle is 160°. The Acer S271HL's vertical viewing angle of 178° is in the widest 24% of all PC monitors when ranked by this feature.

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Average Horizontal Viewing Angle

The Acer S271HL's horizontal viewing angle of 178° is pretty average compared to most other LCD screens. It is in the widest 55% of all flatpanel monitors when ordered by this feature.

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Has an HDMI

The Acer S271HL has an HDMI, which is unusual. 93% of LCD screens do not have an HDMI.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

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Barcodes:

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