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AOC E1659FWU156 PC Monitor

£103.93
£88.53 £15.40 cheaper than 27 days ago
15.6" 1366 X 768 LED 375mm Sep 2013
Display Diagonal Display Resolution Display Width Release Date £25.64 Electricity cost over 5 years
One industry award
Very low running costs
Good value for money
56 Reviews + 1 Award
winmagpro.nl Best Value
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Energy

Very Low Running Costs

Based on typical usage levels and energy prices we estimate that the e1659Fwu will cost only £26 over 8 years to run, which makes it one of the most economic to run PC screens of this age and spec.


Reviews

One Industry Award

This PC display received a "Value for Money" award from review sites Winmagpro.nl who said that this small monitor provided a good bang for your buck.

Expert Reviews Are Average

On average, based on fourteen expert reviews from sites including Expert Reviews, Digital Versus, PC Mag and computertotaal.nl this PC screen has an overall expert rating of 69 out of 100.

User Reviews Are Good

Based on 53 user reviews the average user rating of this flatpanel monitor is 89 out of 100. 20 reviewers (84% of all reviewers) gave this PC screen either 4 or 5 stars and 92% of those asked said they would recommend buying it to others.

AOC Has Good PC Screen Reviews

We checked 5,606 expert and user reviews (including 34 verified purchases) for AOC LCD screens and found that on average AOC has good reviews compared to other brands. We also found that AOC has good reviews specifically for its small monitors. 82% of those that bought a AOC flatpanel monitor would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.


Price

Price Has Gone Down by £15.40 (15%)

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Good Value for Money

Winmagpro.nl highlighted in their review that this PC display provided a good bang for your buck.

Very Good Value

Nine owners who purchased it thought it was good value for money. Digital Versus mentioned in their review of this PC monitor six years ago “Good value for money” but in spite of that they only gave it a rating of 60 out of 100. Pc Mag gave it a rating of 4 stars out of 5 and said “Very good value”. Expert review site Pcmag.com rated it 70 out of 100 and mentioned in their review of this PC monitor “The AOC E1659Fwu is an affordable 15.6-inch portable USB 3.0 monitor that lets you take your multi-screen setup on the road”.


Other

Released Over Three Years Ago

AOC released the e1659Fwu in September 2013.


Design

High Quality

Eight people wrote in their reviews that the product was good quality. Pc Mag mentioned “Very good build quality” in their review of this PC monitor. They also wrote “High Quality” in their review. And also said “Big and roomy, tons of air flow, fairly quiet, good construction quality and cable routing”.

Easy to Use

Five owners who reviewed the AOC e1659Fwu considered that it was easy to use. Website Newegg.com mentioned “I used to use a 20" Asus 60hz 5ms monitor” in their review of this PC monitor and scored it a maximum of 5 stars. Gwynj rated it 5 stars out of 5 and said on expert review site Amazon “Very easy to use in that you plug it in” in their review of this PC monitor. Keith Schofield mentioned on expert review site Amazon “It is supplied with a handy carry case” in his review of this PC monitor.

Two customers thought the product was easy to setup. Website Walmart.com scored it 5 stars out of 5 and wrote “Easy To Set Up”.

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Streamlined Design

Three people who purchased the AOC e1659Fwu said that it was good looking. Expert website Expertreviews.co.uk said three years ago “Struggles to produce good-looking images”. Joel C. K. Chu mentioned “I know there might be problem with Mac (I am using it with my 2013 Macbook Air) DisplayLink post a Maverick pretty quickly”. He also said “Its pretty decent piece of kit” in his review.

Two people who purchased this PC monitor wrote that it was well designed. Pc Mag wrote in their review of this PC monitor “More cooling than a wind tunnel, elegant design”. They also said “Streamlined design” in their review.

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Very Good Build Quality

Four people thought this PC monitor was well made. Pc Mag wrote in their review of this PC monitor four years ago “Very strong construction” . Website Bhphotovideo.com rated the product 80 out of 100 and mentioned two years ago “Built in stand VESA Mounts”.


Certificates

Has an Energy Star Certified

The e1659Fwu has an Energy Star certified. Most of the other LCD screens that have been on the market for a comparable time to this PC display also have an Energy Star certified.

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Audio

Acceptable Noise Level

Three customers said in their reviews that the AOC e1659Fwu was quiet.


Display

Quite Narrow Viewing Angle, Vertical

With a viewing angle, vertical of only 50 degrees, the AOC e1659Fwu's viewing angle, vertical is one of the narrowest amongst small monitors that have been available for around the same time as this PC monitor. The viewing angles, vertical of PC screens of this spec and age range from 40° to 180°.

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Very Narrow Viewing Angle, Horizontal

With a viewing angle, horizontal of only 90 degrees, the AOC e1659Fwu has one of the narrower viewing angles, horizontal amongst similar spec PC screens of this age. Across all the small monitors that have been available for around the same time as this PC display the viewing angles, horizontal range from 40° to 180°, and the average viewing angle, horizontal is 150°.

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1366 X 768 Pixels Display Resolution

The most display resolution of the AOC e1659Fwu is 1366 x 768 pixels. That's 20% less display resolution than a 1280 x 1024 pixels flatpanel monitor, which is the most common display resolution.

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Quite Slow Response Time

Similar spec PC displays that have been around for more than two years have response times of between 3ms and 44ms, and the average response time is 6.5ms. The e1659Fwu has one of the slower response times (8 milliseconds) amongst small monitors of this age.

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Packaging Content

Only Has One Cables Included

The number of cables included found on the e1659Fwu is more than most small monitors that are a comparable age to it. The most commonly found cables included is VGA, but this cables included is not found on this AOC LCD screen. The cables included USB are also found on this LCD screen.

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Weight & Dimensions

Good Size

Two owners who bought the AOC e1659Fwu said that it was good structurally.

Two owners who reviewed it thought it was lightweight. Expert website Tbreak.ae mentioned in their review of this PC monitor three years ago “It's a lightweight and easy to use display that you can take around almost anywhere” . Two years ago Touring Guy said on expert review site Bhphotovideo.com “Great lightweight travel monitor that runs off a single USB cable - no mess of power cables”.

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Product Identifiers

Barcodes 00041114168231, 00330481212907, 00685417062485, 04038986133760, 06854170624856

AOC e1659Fwu Review Sources

To prepare this AOC e1659Fwu 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 691,708 product attributes, 78,213 PC monitor reviews and 8,104,600 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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