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Acer XG270HU PC Monitor

£299.98
£244.97 £55.01 cheaper than 45 days ago
27" 100000000:1 LED May 2016
Display Diagonal Contrast Ratio (dynamic) Display Built-In Speaker(s) Release Date £107.68 Electricity cost over 5 years
Eight industry awards
Good product quality
Good value for money
62 Reviews + 8 Awards
guru3d.com Recommended tomshardware.co.uk Editor Recommended tomshardware.com Editor Recommended HEXUS.net Approved
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Price Has Gone Down by £55.01 (18%)

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Good Value for Money

Six owners who purchased the product mentioned that it was good value for money. Website Bhphotovideo.com gave this PC monitor a score of 5 stars out of 5 and said “Value For The Money”. Two years ago Aaron scored the product the highest possible rating of 5 stars and he wrote on expert review site Amazon “Only if getting for under £370 – it is great value”. Jordan mentioned on expert website Amazon “The real deal breaker for me, this should be standard on every monitor! 2) The stand it comes with is rubbish”.


Reviews

Eight Industry Awards

PC screen experts rave about this PC display and have given it eight awards.

This Acer flatpanel monitor was given an "Editor's Choice" award by review websites Tomshardware.co.uk, Tomshardware.com and Tomshw.it all of whom thought that this LCD screen was excellent.

The authors at websites Guru3d.com and Vido.com.ua both recommend this PC screen and have given it their "Recommended" award.

This flatpanel monitor received an "Approved" award from HEXUS.net, Hispazone.com gave it a "Best for Games" award and it received a "The Choice of Gamers" award from Ua.gecid.com.

Expert Reviews Are Average

This medium monitor received an expert rating of 70 out of 100 from maximumpc.com.

Excellent Owner Reviews

People who bought this PC monitor rated this PC screen as exceptional on average. Over 92% of reviewers gave this PC screen either 4 or 5 stars and 100% of those asked said they would recommend buying it to others.

Acer Has Good Flatpanel Monitor Reviews

Based on 4,262 owner and expert reviews (including 789 verified purchases), Acer has good reviews for its LCD screens. Acer also has good reviews specifically for its medium monitors. 93% of those that bought a Acer PC monitor would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.

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Good Picture Quality

Three owners mentioned in their reviews that it had good picture quality. Elaine E. said “Image quality is nice though takes some fiddling out of the box” in her review of this PC monitor. Kkoli mentioned on expert review site Amazon “Very nice monitor with excellent picture quality”.


Design

Good Product Quality

Five customers who reviewed this PC monitor reckoned that it was good quality. Peter Aldred mentioned in his review of this PC monitor on expert review site Amazon “This Monitor is excellent and gives a quality gaming experience” and gave this PC monitor a rating of 5 stars out of 5. Kriptonik said “Overall very happy with the monitor, excellent quality” and rated it 5 stars out of 5. Edvard mentioned on expert website Amazon two years ago “Picture quality wise no problems” in their review of this PC monitor and scored the product the highest possible rating of 5 stars.

Easy to Setup

Two people mentioned in their reviews that this PC monitor was easy to setup. Website Bhphotovideo.com scored it the highest possible rating of 5 stars and wrote two years ago “Easy To Set Up”.


Other

Released Twelve Months Ago

It was May 2016 when Acer released the XG270HU.


Weight & Dimensions

Good Size

Two customers who purchased it wrote that it was thin. Sander Te Woerd wrote on expert review site Amazon two years ago “Due to the slim design it doesn't take up much more space then my old 22” in their Acer XG270HU review. Gee said on expert review site Amazon “It's very thin and lightweight so it's easy moved”.


Audio

Quiet

Two customers reckoned that this PC monitor was quiet. Website Bhphotovideo.com said two years ago “Quiet, energy efficient, ergonomic desktop unit” .


Multimedia

Has a Built-In Speaker(s)

The XG270HU has a built-in speaker(s). Most of the other medium monitors that came out in the last 12 months also have a built-in speaker(s).

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Packaging Content

Has Three Cables Included

The Acer XG270HU has a greater number of cables included than most PC monitors that have been around for a comparable time to it. This Acer PC display has an AC cables included, which is the most frequently found cables included found on medium monitors that have been available for the last year. The cables included "DisplayPort" and "DVI" are also found on this PC display.

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Display

Very Fast Response Time

The average response time of PC screens that have been on the market for around the same time as this PC display is 5.3ms, and the response times range from 1ms to 22ms. At only 1 millisecond, the Acer XG270HU has a fairly fast response time compared to most of the other medium monitors that have been around for around the same time as this PC monitor.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers acer america umhg0aa001, acer america xg270hu, visipax prumhg0aa001, visipax umhg0aa001, acer xg270huomidpx, visipax 2560x1440, acer umhg0aa001, visipax xg270hu, acer 2560x1440
Barcodes 00779184245339, 00888863064298, 04713147861477, 04713392553738

Acer XG270HU Review Sources

To prepare this Acer XG270HU review we compared this PC monitor to 3,052 other models. For each PC monitor that we compared, we collated thousands of pieces of information including technical specs, reviews, and prices. In total we analysed 692,148 product attributes, 78,562 PC monitor reviews and 8,073,300 historical PC monitor prices from 203 PC monitor retailers. We then picked out the standout features of this PC monitor compared to the other models as well as any areas where this PC monitor is lacking.

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