Acer XR342CK
Acer XR342CK
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Acer XR342CK

An expensive to run and 1 year old 3440 x 1440 LCD screen
34" 3440 X 1440 Pixels 100000000:1 LED Nov 2016
Display Diagonal Display Resolution Contrast Ratio (dynamic) Display Release Date

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Acer XR342CK Review

Released just 8 months ago,
Missing Some Features
8 Months Old
£139 Over 8 Years
Overall Score

Why Has it Scored 31?

NEC flatpanel monitors have excellent reviews in general.
With it being less than a year since it was released by Acer, this PC monitor features some of the latest PC monitor technology. View the latest flatpanel monitors 2017.
It has an efficiency rating of B, and its running costs of £139 over 8 years are in the most expensive 14% of all 2,768 flatpanel monitors that we have compared it to.
This PC monitor is missing some features:
Only one HDMI port

Acer XR342CK In-Depth Analysis


Acer LCD Screens Have Very Good Reviews

We checked 5,837 owner and expert reviews (including 1,014 verified purchases) for Acer PC screens and found that on average Acer has very good reviews compared to other brands. 93% of those that bought a Acer PC display would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.


Has a Built-In USB Hub

The Acer XR342CK has a built-in USB hub. 85% of LCD screens do not have a built-in USB hub.

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3440 X 1440 Pixels Display Resolution

The Acer XR342CK has a maximum display resolution of 3440 x 1440 pixels. That's over two times the resolution of the most common resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels. PC monitors resolutions range from 320 x 240 pixels (worst) to 5120 x 2880 pixels (best).

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Has a Built-In Speaker(s)

The XR342CK has a built-in speaker(s). 53% of PC displays do not have a built-in speaker(s).

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Quite Fast Response Time

The XR342CK's response time of only 4ms is in the fastest 17% of all LCD screens when sorted by this feature. The average response time of all LCD screens is 5.7ms, with the fastest being 1ms and the slowest being 55ms.

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Has AC, DisplayPort and 2 More Cables Included

The Acer XR342CK has a greater number of cables included than most flatpanel monitors. This flatpanel monitor has a USB cables included, which is the most frequently found cables included found on LCD screens. The cables included "HDMI", "AC" and "DisplayPort" are also found on this PC screen.

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Only One HDMI Port

Most PC displays have between one and five HDMI ports, including the Acer XR342CK which has one HDMI port.

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Just Released Eight Months Ago

Acer only released the XR342CK eight months ago. Newer flatpanel monitors like this one are likely to have better features.

Running Costs

Running Costs Are Very High

The efficiency rating of this PC screen is B. The average running cost of the XR342CK is £139 over 8 years based on typical energy prices, which is in the most expensive 14% of all 2,768 LCD screens.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers acer xr342ckbmijphuzx, acer xr342ckbmijpphz, acer umcx2ee001, acer umcx2ee005, acer 3440x1440, acer p247872p, acer 300cdm2, acer 100m1
Barcodes 00888863611607, 04713392547713, 04713392927546, 04713392927560

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