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Acer V196HQLAB

80

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Acer V196HQLAB

£71.74
£49.90 £22 cheaper than 52 days ago
Acer V196HQL Ab
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A classic and low cost 19" LCD screen, with very low running costs and good features
19" 1440 X 900 Pixels 100000000:1 No Mar 2013
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Acer V196HQL Monitor 18.5 Inch 18.5" Widescreen Monitor 1366 x 768 HD VGA (Brand new, unopened)
£49.90
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Una Technology
£64.70
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GRADE A1 - Acer 18.5 V196HQLAb HD Ready Monitor
£65.52
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Acer V196HQLAb - LED monitor - 18.5"
£66.34
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£69.97
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Communications Solutions
£70.09
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ABS IT Services
£71.05
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Acer V196HQLAb 18.5 inch 5ms VGA Monitor
£72.62
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£73.00
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Acer V196HQL Monitor 18.5 Widescreen Monitor 1366x768 HD Resolution VGA (Brand new, unopened) - on
£74.72
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V196HQLAb/18.5" 5ms 100M:1 200nits
£77.98
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NEW! Acer V196Hql 47Cm 18.5" Led Lcd Monitor 16_9 5 Ms Adjustable Display Angle (Brand new, unopened) - on
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£84.26
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Acer V196HQL Ab Review

Representing excellent value for money and with reviews, we have ranked the Acer V196HQL Ab number 20 in small monitors and number 698 across all PC monitors.
93
Reviews
3 Reviews
98
Value for Money
Excellent
61
Features
Good Features
57
Age
4 Years Old
92
Running Costs
£32 Over 5 Years
80
Overall Score
Excellent

Why Has it Scored 80?

It has very good user reviews with an average user rating of 87%. NEC LCD screens also have excellent reviews in general.
This PC monitor is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer PC displays with better features are available. However it has good reviews so it may still be worth considering. View the latest PC displays 2018.
This Acer PC monitor has running costs of only £32 over 5 years, which puts it in the cheapest 12% of all 3,255 LCD screens that we have compared it to. View all energy saving LCD screens.
Customers report it is reasonably priced.
The V196HQL Ab has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
Has a built-in speaker(s)
Adaptable
Convincing
Prepared
Green focus
Smaller than average display diagonal
Only 1440 x 900 pixels resolution

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 £71.74 to £49.90 in the last 52 days. You may want to consider buying now before the price goes back up.
There is a 77% 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.

Acer V196HQL Ab In-Depth Analysis

Reviews Summary

Users Report That it is Reasonably Priced

Three owners who purchased the product thought it was good value for money.

Acer Has Very Good LCD Screen Reviews

We checked 8,715 expert and owner reviews (including 1,820 verified purchases) for Acer LCD screens and found that on average Acer has very good reviews compared to other manufacturers. 95% of those that bought a Acer LCD screen would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.

Value For Money

Remarkably Good Value for Money

The product has excellent reviews but mediocre features and is over 6 months old. However at £49.90 it is cheaper than 100% of PC monitors.

Price Has Gone Down by £22 (30%)

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Cheaper in the United Kingdom Than Overseas

We checked 22 other countries for prices for the Acer V196HQL Ab and the United Kingdom price of £49.90 was the cheapest.

The cheapest price that we could find overseas was in the United States where the price is $70.14 (£97.28).

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Running Costs

Running Costs Are Low

Based on average energy prices we estimate that the V196HQL Ab will cost only £32 over 5 years to run, which is in the cheapest 12% of all 3,255 flatpanel monitors.

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Age

Released Over Four Years Ago

This PC display was released in March 2013.

Features

Smaller Than Average Display Diagonal

The display diagonal of the V196HQL Ab of only 19" is in the smallest 11% of all PC displays when ranked by this feature. Across all the flatpanel monitors the display diagonals range from 3.5" to 95", and the average display diagonal is 25".

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Only 1440 X 900 Pixels Resolution

The largest display resolution of the V196HQL Ab is 1440 x 900 pixels. That's 38% smaller display resolution than the most common resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels. The worst resolution of all flatpanel monitors is 320 x 240 pixels and the best is 5120 x 2880 pixels.

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Average Response Time

The response time of the V196HQL Ab of 5ms is pretty standard compared to most other flatpanel monitors. It is in the slowest 67% of all PC monitors when sorted by this feature.

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Has a Built-In Speaker(s)

The Acer V196HQL Ab has a built-in speaker(s). 53% of flatpanel monitors do not have a built-in speaker(s).

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Narrower Than Average Horizontal Viewing Angle

Across all the flatpanel monitors the horizontal viewing angles range from 40° to 180°, and the average horizontal viewing angle is 170°. The horizontal viewing angle of the Acer V196HQL Ab of only 170° is narrower than average when compared to most other PC displays. It is in the narrowest 34% of all flatpanel monitors when ranked by this feature.

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Narrower Than Average Vertical Viewing Angle

The vertical viewing angles of flatpanel monitors range from 40° to 180°, and the average vertical viewing angle is 160°. The vertical viewing angle of the V196HQL Ab of only 160° is narrower than average when compared to most other flatpanel monitors. It is narrower than 70% of all flatpanel monitors when ordered by this feature.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

acer america umxv6aaa01, acer america v196hql, umcb6ee001 v196lbmd, warranty umcv6ee017, acer umcv6aa001001, generic umcv6aa001, generic umxv6aaa01, generic v196hqlab, warranty v196lbmd, acer umxv6aaa01, acer umxv6eea03, acer umcv6ee017, acer v196hqlab, generic v196wl, acer 1366x768, acer 1440x900, acer v196lbmd, acer v196wlb, umcv6aa002, umcv6aa003, acer 100m1, acer 14x9, acer 13x7

Barcodes:

00000011036740, 00000011036741, 00012302527956, 00012304216810, 00014445256281, 00014445256298, 00021112262643, 00044111236903, 00088022174794, 00091000003962, 00132017729114, 00168141499425, 00599865991467, 00724627060420, 00809392588321, 00809392588345, 00809392588352, 00886541978097, 00886541978110, 00886541978127, 00886541978134, 04712196624613, 04712196624675, 04712196625054, 04712196640965, 04712196640989, 04913613106846, 04923113162761, 06953040893016, 07426800152139

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