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Acer XF270HU

£347.00
Acer XF270HU
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122 Reviews + 2 Awards
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Fully-Featured
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Popularity
Lots of Positive Reviews
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Value for Money
Good
78
Age
2 Years Old
82
Kagoo Score
Excellent
Our Verdict:
A top-quality and award winning 27" PC display, with an Editor's Choice award from one expert review website and an additional award from another expert site.
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Acer XF270HU Price History

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 (excluding ex-display prices) has dropped from £459.99 to £347 in the last 51 days. You may want to consider buying now before the price goes back up.

There is a 64% chance that the price of the Acer XF270HU will go up in the next 2 weeks. We forecast that prices will increase by up to £32 over this period.

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With outstanding reviews and excellent features, we have ranked the Acer XF270HU number 128 in medium monitors and number 351 across all PC monitors.

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Features
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Popularity
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Value for Money
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Kagoo Score

Why Has it Scored 82?

It has very good expert reviews and terrific user reviews with 100% of buyers recommending this PC screen to others. This PC monitor has received two awards including an "Editor's Choice" from XSreviews.co.uk and a "Like it" from Prohardver.hu. Looking across the entire HP PC display range, the average reviews for all HP PC displays are also excellent.
It is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer LCD screens with better features are available. However this Acer PC monitor has good reviews so it may still be worth considering. View the latest PC screens 2018.
The XF270HU has some great features:
2560 x 1440 pixels resolution
Bigger than average display diagonal
Faster than average response time
Ultra High typical contrast ratio

What is the Kagoo Score?

We calculate the Kagoo Score for each PC monitor by looking at its reviews, features, popularity, age, value for money and running costs.

The Kagoo Score is an easy way to understand whether the PC monitor is recommended.

The Kagoo Scores are constantly being updated. As newer, higher spec PC monitors come to market, the older PC monitors will gradually have their Kagoo Score reduced.

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Average Review Score

4.6 stars (122 reviews).

81%

of Customers Would Recommend
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Editor's Choice Award

This PC monitor has received an Editor's Choice Award from XSreviews.co.uk.
Editor's Choice from XSreviews.co.uk

Like it Award

It's received a Like it Award from prohardver.hu.
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What Are People Saying About the Acer XF270HU?

How Good Are Acer PC Screens?

We have analysed 11,566 expert reviews and 155,217 user reviews for PC screens and used these reviews to evaluate an average rating for Acer PC screens of 87%. This makes Acer the 9th best rated PC monitor brand according to customer reviews.

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Features

Key Features

2560 X 1440 Pixels Resolution
Bigger Than Average Display Diagonal
Faster Than Average Response Time
Ultra High Typical Contrast Ratio
Has a Built-in USB Hub
Wider Than Average Vertical Viewing Angle
Has a Built-in Speaker
Wider Than Average Horizontal Viewing Angle
Has a Stand Included
Ultra High Dynamic Contrast Ratio
2560 X 1440 Pixels Resolution

The XF270HU has a maximum display resolution of 2560 x 1440 pixels. That's 78% larger resolution than the most common resolution of 1920 x 1080 (Full HD) pixels. Across all PC monitors the best resolution is 5120 x 2880 (5K) pixels and the worst is 480 x 234 pixels. §.

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Bigger Than Average Display Diagonal
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The XF270HU's display diagonal of 27" is bigger than average when compared to most other PC monitors. It is bigger than 75% of all LCD screens when sorted by this feature. The average display diagonal of all PC screens is 25", with the smallest being 3.5" and the biggest being 95".

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Faster Than Average Response Time

LCD screens have response times of between 1ms and 55ms, and the average response time is 5.9ms. The XF270HU's response time of only 4ms is faster than average when compared to most other PC monitors. It is faster than 84% of all PC screens when sorted by this feature.

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Ultra High Typical Contrast Ratio

The highest typical contrast ratio of the XF270HU is Ultra High. That's over three times the typical contrast ratio of the most common typical contrast ratio of Low and is in fact the best typical contrast ratio amongst all PC displays.

The worst typical contrast ratio amongst similar types of flatpanel monitor is Very Low. A contrast ratio of 50,000:1 or higher.

A contrast ratio of 50,000:1 or higher.

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Has a Built-in USB Hub
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The XF270HU has a built-in USB hub, unlike 82% of PC monitors which do not have a built-in USB hub.

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Wider Than Average Vertical Viewing Angle
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The vertical viewing angle of the XF270HU of 178° is wider than 84% of all PC monitors when ordered by this feature. The average vertical viewing angle of all flatpanel monitors is 160°, with the narrowest being 40° and the widest being 180°.

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Has a Built-in Speaker
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The XF270HU has a built-in speaker. 54% of PC monitors do not have a built-in speaker.

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Wider Than Average Horizontal Viewing Angle
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Across all the PC monitors the horizontal viewing angles range from 40° to 180°, and the average horizontal viewing angle is 170°. The horizontal viewing angle of the XF270HU of 178° is wider than average when compared to most other PC monitors. It is in the widest 16% of all PC monitors when sorted by this feature.

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Has a Stand Included

The Acer XF270HU has a stand included. 81% of PC monitors do not have a stand included.

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Ultra High Dynamic Contrast Ratio

This LCD screen has a 100000000:1 dynamic contrast ratio, which is typical of many PC displays. A contrast ratio of 50,000:1 or higher.

A contrast ratio of 50,000:1 or higher.

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Has DisplayPort and DVI

The XF270HU has a greater number of cables included than most PC monitors. The most frequently found cables included is VGA, but this cables included is not found on this PC display. The cables included DVI and DisplayPort are also found on this PC monitor.

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Popularity

Popularity

The Acer XF270HU is currently ranked number 351 across all PC monitors.
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Value for Money

Value for Money

We determine value for money by calculating a quality score for each product based on its reviews, features and age, and then comparing this quality score to the product price. A PC monitor with a high quality score and low price will get a good value for money score.

The price (excluding ex-display prices) has dropped from £459.99 to £347 in the last 51 days. Sign up to price alerts to be notified when the price changes.

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Release Date

Acer released the XF270HU in August 2016.

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Manufacturer's Description

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4.6 Stars

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81% of Customers Would Recommend
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Acer XF270HU Specification

Key Features
Display Diagonal
Display Resolution
Display
Dynamic Contrast Ratio
3D
Response Time
Vertical Viewing Angle
Horizontal Viewing Angle
Typical Contrast Ratio
Aspect Ratio
Supported Graphics Resolutions
Backlight Type
Display Surface
HD Type
Mobile High-Definition Link (MHL)
Display SRGB
Pixel Pitch
Display Diagonal (Metric)
Display Technology
Display Brightness
Screen Shape
Native Aspect Ratio
Colours
Maximum Refresh Rate
Panel Type
Display Brightness (Typical)
Ports & Interfaces
Built-in USB Hub
HDMI Port
DC-in Jack
USB Version
DisplayPort
DVI Port
USB Hub Version
Upstream Port
USB Upstream Port Type
Multimedia
Built-in Speaker
Built-in Camera
TV Tuner Integrated
Design
Feet Colour
Colour
Market Positioning
Performance
NVIDIA G-Sync
AMD FreeSync
Thin Client
Thin Client Installed
Networking
Ethernet LAN
Wi-Fi
Bluetooth
Ergonomics
Plug & Play
Height Adjustment
Tilt Angle
Tilt Adjustment
Swivelling
Swivel Angle Range
VESA Mounting Interfaces
Cable Lock Slot
VESA Mounting
Pivot
Stand-by LED
Power LED
On/off Switch
Power
Energy Efficiency Class
Typical Power Consumption
Standby Power Consumption
Power Consumption (PowerSave)
Power Consumption (Off)
Annual Energy Consumption
Input Voltage
AC Input Voltage
Certificates
Energy Star Certified
Certification
Weight & Dimensions
Weight (With Stand)
Weight With Stand
Height (With Stand)
Depth (With Stand)
Width (With Stand)
Height
Depth
Width
Packaging Content
Cables Included
Stand Included
Other Features
Power Consumption (Economy Mode)
Display Technology
Dimensions (W X D X H) With Stand
Interface
Native Resolution
Technical Details
Brightness

Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers

xf270hu xf270huabmiidprzx, acer xf270huabmiidprzx, acer umhx0eea01, xf270hu 2xhdmi, acer 144hzwqhd, acer cpc1zs00, acer cpc1za00, acer 2xhdmi, acer 27quot

Barcodes

00888863411818, 04713392211911, 04713392712432, 05054629925423

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