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AOC E2050

73

Overall Score

AOC E2050

£79.50
AOC E2050
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A very economical to run and classic 20" PC monitor, with good features but representing only average value for money
20" 1600 X 900 Pixels 20000000:1 No Apr 2014
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AOC E2050 Review

With excellent reviews and low running costs, we have ranked the AOC E2050 number 142 in small monitors.
91
Reviews
47 Reviews
69
Value for Money
Good
60
Features
Good Features
66
Age
3 Years Old
85
Running Costs
£46 Over 5 Years
73
Overall Score
Very Good

Why Has it Scored 73?

It has very good user reviews with 89% of buyers recommending this flatpanel monitor to others. NEC LCD screens also have excellent reviews in general.
This PC monitor is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer flatpanel monitors with better features are available. However it has good reviews so it may still be worth considering. View the latest flatpanel monitors 2018.
This AOC PC monitor has running costs of £46 over 5 years, which puts it typical compared to the other 3,255 flatpanel monitors that we have compared it to. View all energy saving PC displays.
Customers report good picture quality.
The E2050 has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
Stunning image quality
Features you will appreciate
A monitor that is eco-friendly
Smaller than average display diagonal
Only 1600 x 900 pixels resolution

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AOC E2050 In-Depth Analysis

Reviews Summary

Good Owner Reviews

Based on 47 owner reviews the average owner rating of this AOC PC monitor is 82 out of 100. Over 79% of reviewers gave this flatpanel monitor either 4 or 5 stars and 89% of those asked said they would recommend buying it to others.

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Very Good Brand

We checked 9,636 expert and owner reviews (including 1,350 verified purchases) for AOC PC screens and found that on average AOC has very good reviews compared to other brands. 95% of those that bought a AOC LCD screen would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.

Customers Report Good Picture Quality

Two owners who purchased the AOC E2050 reckoned that it had clear images.

Customers Report That it is Reasonably Priced

Three people who reviewed it agreed that it was good value for money.

Value For Money

Disappointing Value for Money

Whilst the product is in the cheapest 95% of PC monitors, it has excellent reviews but mediocre features and is over 6 months old, and at £79.50 it does not look like great value for money overall.

Cheaper in the United Kingdom Than Overseas

We checked 22 other countries for prices for the AOC E2050 and the United Kingdom price of £79.50 was the cheapest.

The cheapest price that we could find overseas was in the United States where the price is $69.99 (£97.08).

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Running Costs

Average Running Costs

The E2050 is typical compared to the other 3,255 flatpanel monitors that we have assessed for 5 year running costs. Based on average energy prices and usage levels, we estimate the 5 year running cost of the E2050 is £46.

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Age

Released Over Three Years Ago

This PC display has been on the market since April 2014.

Features

Smaller Than Average Display Diagonal

The display diagonal of the AOC E2050 of only 20" is smaller than average when compared to most other flatpanel monitors. It is smaller than 85% of all LCD screens when ordered by this feature. LCD screens have display diagonals of between 3.5" and 95", and the average display diagonal is 25".

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Only 1600 X 900 Pixels Resolution

The largest display resolution of the AOC E2050 is 1600 x 900 pixels. That's 31% smaller display resolution than the most common resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels. The best resolution of all PC screens is 5120 x 2880 pixels and the worst is 320 x 240 pixels.

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Average Response Time

The AOC E2050's response time of 5ms is pretty typical compared to most other PC displays. It is slower than 56% of all PC screens when ranked by this feature.

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Narrower Than Average Horizontal Viewing Angle

The AOC E2050's horizontal viewing angle of only 90° is narrower than average when compared to most other PC screens. It is in the narrowest 5% of all flatpanel monitors when ordered by this feature. The narrowest horizontal viewing angle of PC monitors is 40°, the widest is 180°, and the average horizontal viewing angle is 170°.

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Narrower Than Average Vertical Viewing Angle

Across all the flatpanel monitors the vertical viewing angles range from 40° to 180°, and the average vertical viewing angle is 160°. The vertical viewing angle of the AOC E2050 of only 50° is very narrow compared to most other flatpanel monitors. It is in the narrowest 1% of all PC screens when sorted by this feature.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

aoc monitors e2050swd, aoc e2050swd004, aoc e2050swd055, aoc 1600x900, aoc 20m1

Barcodes:

00618605160540, 00685417056187, 00724627170273, 00772787861869, 04038986102193, 06854170561878, 07426101187151, 07887117120929

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