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Acer XB271

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Acer XB271

£649.98
Acer XB271
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A fully featured and award winning 27" PC display, with an Editor's Choice award from one expert review website
27" 2560 X 1400 Pixels No 1ms Feb 2017 B
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ACER Predator XB271HUBmiprz Quad HD 27”IPS LED Monitor
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£569.99
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XB271HUbmiprz/(27) Wide 16:9 ZeroFrame 16:9 4ms 100M:1 300nits 4K2K IPS LED G-Sync v2 HDMI DP MM USB 3.0 Hub(1up 4down) Height adj. Pivot EURO/UK EMEA TCO6.0 Black Acer EcoDisplay
£649.98
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Acer Predator XB271HUbmiprz UM.HX1EE.005 Gaming Monitor in Black
£699.00
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£769.70
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Acer Xb271hubmiprz 27Inch Predator Ips G-sync Wide Zeroframe 16:9
£782.18
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Installments over 48 months
Purchase price £699.00. APR 19.9%.
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- 48
months
£1,019.21
£21.23*
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Simply 10
Purchase price £569.99. APR 26.3%.
- £57.00 - 10
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£633.84
£57.68*
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Pay in Parts - 24 months
Purchase price £569.99. APR 19.9%.
- £57.00 - 24
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£683.02
£26.08*
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Paypal 12 months
Purchase price £649.98. APR 14.9%.
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- 12
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£703.63
£58.64*
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Pay4later 12 months
Purchase price £649.98. APR 18.9%.
- £65.00 - 12
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£711.58
£53.88*
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Paypal 18 months
Purchase price £649.98. APR 14.9%.
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- 18
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£729.33
£40.52*
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Pay in Parts - 36 months
Purchase price £569.99. APR 19.9%.
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£742.38
£19.04*
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Paypal 24 months
Purchase price £649.98. APR 14.9%.
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- 24
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£755.63
£31.48*
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Pay4later 24 months
Purchase price £649.98. APR 18.9%.
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£772.03
£29.46*
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Installments over 12 months
Purchase price £699.00. APR 19.9%.
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- 12
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£776.62
£64.72*
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Buy now pay 6 months later
Purchase price £569.99. APR 24.9%. An additional fee of £25.00 is payable if you settle the loan early.
- £57.00 6
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36
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£790.29
£20.37*
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Pay4later 36 months
Purchase price £649.98. APR 18.9%.
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months
£835.89
£21.41*
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Installments over 24 months
Purchase price £699.00. APR 19.9%.
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- 24
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£853.01
£35.54*
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Installments over 36 months
Purchase price £699.00. APR 19.9%.
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- 36
months
£933.90
£25.94*
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Purchase price £699.00. APR 19.9%. An additional fee of £29.00 is payable if you settle the loan early.
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42
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£976.01
£23.24*
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Acer XB271 Review

With excellent features and reviews, we have ranked the Acer XB271 number 861 in medium monitors and number 898 across all PC monitors.
88
Reviews
4 Reviews + 1 Award
53
Value for Money
Average
93
Features
Fully-Featured
83
Age
19 Months Old
78
Running Costs
£55 Over 5 Years
79
Overall Score
Very Good

Why Has it Scored 79?

It has good expert reviews and good user reviews with an average overall rating of 78%. This PC monitor has received an "Editor's Choice" award from XSreviews.co.uk. NEC LCD screens also have excellent reviews in general.
At over a year old this PC screen is slightly out of date, and newer LCD screens with more up to date technology are available. View the latest flatpanel monitors 2018.
It has an energy efficiency rating of B, and its running costs of £55 over 5 years are typical compared to the other 3,255 LCD screens that we have compared it to. View all energy saving flatpanel monitors.
This Acer PC monitor has some great features:
Bigger than average display diagonal
2560 x 1400 pixels resolution
Faster than average response time
Has a built-in speaker(s)
Pixel power
Nvidia g-sync
Seize control
Nvidia ulmb
All the colors
Get comfortable
ZeroFrame

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 was a cheaper price of £445 on eBay 23 days ago. We predict that the price will go down again.
There is a 86% 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 XB271 Video Reviews

Acer XB271 In-Depth Analysis

Reviews Summary

One Industry Award

This PC display received an "Editor's Choice" award from review website XSreviews.co.uk who thought that this Acer flatpanel monitor was fantastic.

Average Expert Reviews

This PC screen has an average expert rating of 75% based on two expert reviews from sites including Techradar and XSreviews.co.uk.

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Acer Flatpanel Monitors Have Very Good Reviews

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

Value For Money

Poor Value for Money

The product has excellent reviews and features, and is under 2 years old, however at £649.98 it is in the most expensive 9% of PC monitors.

Price Has Gone Up by £125 (19%)

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Cheaper in the United Kingdom Than Overseas

We checked 22 other countries for prices for the Acer XB271 and the United Kingdom price of £649.98 was the cheapest.

The cheapest price that we could find overseas was in the United States where the price is $699.99 (£970.82).

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Running Costs

Average Running Costs

The energy efficiency rating of this PC screen is B, and the average running cost of the XB271 is £55 over 5 years based on typical usage levels and energy prices, which is typical compared to the other 3,255 flatpanel monitors.

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Age

Released 19 Months Ago

This Acer flatpanel monitor has been on the market since July 2016.

Features

Bigger Than Average Display Diagonal

The smallest display diagonal of flatpanel monitors is 3.5", the biggest is 95", and the average display diagonal is 25". The Acer XB271's display diagonal of 27" is bigger than 77% of all flatpanel monitors when sorted by this feature.

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2560 X 1400 Pixels Resolution

The Acer XB271 has a maximum display resolution of 2560 x 1400 pixels. That's 73% larger resolution than the most frequently found resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels. The best resolution of all PC displays is 5120 x 2880 pixels and the worst is 320 x 240 pixels.

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Faster Than Average Response Time

Flatpanel monitors have response times of between 1ms and 55ms, and the average response time is 5.5ms. The response time of the Acer XB271 of only 4ms is in the fastest 23% of all PC displays when sorted by this feature.

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Has a Built-In Speaker(s)

The Acer XB271 has a built-in speaker(s), which is unusual. 53% of flatpanel monitors do not have a built-in speaker(s).

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Has a Built-In USB Hub

The Acer XB271 has a built-in USB hub, unlike 81% of flatpanel monitors which do not have a built-in USB hub.

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Average Contrast Ratio (typical)

The contrast ratio (typical) of the Acer XB271 of 1,000 is pretty average compared to most other PC displays. It is higher than 48% of all PC displays when ordered by this feature.

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Wider Than Average Vertical Viewing Angle

The Acer XB271's vertical viewing angle of 178° is wider than average when compared to most other flatpanel monitors. It is in the widest 14% of all LCD screens when ranked by this feature. The vertical viewing angles of flatpanel monitors range from 40° to 180°, and the average vertical viewing angle is 160°.

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Very Wide Horizontal Viewing Angle

The Acer XB271's horizontal viewing angle of 178° is very wide compared to most other LCD screens. It is wider than 98% of all PC displays when sorted by this feature. The average horizontal viewing angle of all flatpanel monitors is 170°, with the narrowest being 40° and the widest being 180°.

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Supports NVIDIA G-Sync

The Acer XB271 supports NVIDIA G-Sync. 98% of PC displays do not support NVIDIA G-Sync.

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Only Has DisplayPort, HDMI and 1 More Cables Included

The number of cables included found on the Acer XB271 is more than most flatpanel monitors. This PC display has a USB cables included, which is the most commonly found cables included found on flatpanel monitors. The cables included "HDMI" and "DisplayPort" are also found on this Acer LCD screen.

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Has a Stand Included

The Acer XB271 has a stand included, which is unusual. 84% of PC monitors do not have a stand included.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

visipax prumhx1aa002, acer xb271hubmiprz, visipax umhx1aa002, acer umhx1aa001, visipax xb271hk, acer 2560x1440, acer xb271hk, acer hub1up

Barcodes:

00191114264973, 00667649003931, 00672773736037, 00779177309154, 00779177309161, 00779184060727, 00779184245407, 00780746655091, 00888863384730, 00888863411818, 04713392260247, 05054629982617, 06953040836624

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