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AOC U2868

£306.38
kitguru.net Must Have nikktech.com Gold pcgameware.co.uk Gold pcfoster.pl Recommended
A multi award winning 3840 x 2160 PC screen with a Gol award from two expert review websites
28" 3840 X 2160 Pixels 80000000:1 LED Mar 2014
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AOC U2868 Review

With very good reviews but at over 3 years old, we have scored the AOC U2868 as follows for Summary.
79
215 Reviews + 8 Awards
11
Poor
7
Missing Some Features
41
3 Years Old
22
£133 Over 8 Years
Overall Score
33
Mediocre

Why Has it Scored 34?

It has not bad expert reviews and not bad user reviews with 72% of buyers recommending this flatpanel monitor to others. This PC monitor has received eight awards including a "Gold" award from Pcgameware.co.uk plus one other site and a "Recommended" award from Pcfoster.pl plus one other site. NEC flatpanel monitors also have excellent reviews in general.
It is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer PC screens with better features are available. However this AOC PC monitor has good reviews so it may still be worth considering. View the latest PC displays 2017.
The U2868 has running costs of £133 over 8 years, which puts it in the most expensive 14% of all 2,772 PC screens that we have compared it to.
Customers report design, it is robust and excellent product quality.
It is missing some features:
Quite narrow viewing angle, horizontal
Quite narrow viewing angle, vertical

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AOC U2868 In-Depth Analysis

Reviews

Eight Industry Awards

This flatpanel monitor is one of the most awarded by experts of all the PC monitors.

This LCD screen received a "Gold" award from both review sites Pcgameware.co.uk and Nikktech.com, both of which concluded that this PC display was excellent.

The authors at two additional expert review sites both concluded that they would endorse this flatpanel monitor. This was from Pcfoster.pl and Noticias3d.com who gave it an "Recommended".

An additional two expert review sites both endorsed this LCD screen. This flatpanel monitor received a "Silver" award from review website Xtremehardware.com and it received a "Platinum Performance" award from review website Techstation.it who decided it was superb.

The editors of two other expert review sites both decided that this AOC LCD screen was very good. Benchmark.pl gave this PC display a "Good Product" award and Kitguru.net gave it a "Must Have" award.

Expert Reviews Are Average

On average, based on 18 expert reviews from sites including Expert Reviews, Digital Versus, PC Mag and apcmag.com the average expert rating of this AOC PC display is 78 out of 100.

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Average Owner Reviews

Based on 197 owner reviews the average owner rating of this PC screen is 71%. 72% of those asked said they would recommend buying it to others.

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Customers Report Nice Design

Seven people who purchased it thought it was good looking and three customers who reviewed this PC monitor considered that it was smooth.

AOC Has Very Good PC Display Reviews

We checked 7,156 owner and expert reviews (including 784 verified purchases) for AOC PC screens and found that on average AOC has very good ratings compared to other manufacturers. 96% of those that bought a AOC PC display would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.

Customers Report That it is Robust

Eight owners agreed that this PC monitor was well made.

Users Report Good Product Quality

Seven people reckoned that it was good quality.

Customers Report That it is Easy to Use

Three customers who reviewed this PC monitor concluded that it was easy to setup.

  • Colour settings at good defaults, as well…
    Brendan (Amazon) - September 2015
  • It was super easy to setup, all the different type of cables one could desire are included…
  • You would be advised to use a decent pair of speakers if you are intending to use the monitor for gaming…
  • No problems setting up the monitor - simply clipping in a stand…
  • This monitor was easy to set up…
    Neither (Amazon) - November 2015
  • However they did not swap the other second one yet as they still had "none on stock" and expected us to use the faulty ones until they would get any on stock…
    Dispereo (Amazon) - August 2015

Users Report That it is a Good Size

Two customers who reviewed the product reckoned that it was thick.

  • This is to be expected from such a slim device…
  • It's scratched on the back and it has s foreign body loose inside it…
    Dispereo (Amazon) - August 2015
  • They also claimed that the replacement monitor was "a NEW" (in bold) monitor and not a repaired one - which makes me wonder why the monitor then is scratched and "has a screw loose" (sorry, that just fit perfectly in there…
    Dispereo (Amazon) - August 2015

Customers Report That it is Reasonably Priced

18 customers who bought it agreed that it was good value for money.

Customers Report Good Connectivity

Two people mentioned that it was good in terms of connectivity.

Users Report Good Picture Quality

Three people who reviewed the product concluded that it had good picture quality and two people who reviewed it reckoned that it had a wide viewing angle.


Value For Money

Mediocre Value for Money

The product has excellent reviews but mediocre features and is over 6 months old, and at £306.38 it is more expensive than 75% of flatpanel monitors.

Cheaper in the United Kingdom Than Overseas

We checked 22 other countries for prices for the AOC U2868 and the United Kingdom price of £306.38 was the cheapest.

The cheapest price that we could find overseas was in the United States where the price is $399.99 (£525.71).

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Features

Quite Fast Response Time

Across all the flatpanel monitors the response times range from 1ms to 55ms, and the average response time is 5.7ms. The AOC U2868's response time of only 1ms is in the fastest 2% of all PC monitors when ranked by this feature.

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Wall Mountable

The AOC U2868 is wall mountable, unlike 92% of flatpanel monitors which are not wall mountable.

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Has a Built-In Speaker(s)

The AOC U2868 has a built-in speaker(s). 53% of flatpanel monitors do not have a built-in speaker(s).

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Quite Narrow Viewing Angle, Horizontal

The viewing angles, horizontal of flatpanel monitors range from 17° to 180°, and the average viewing angle, horizontal is 170°. The AOC U2868's viewing angle, horizontal of only 170° is in the narrowest 16% of all flatpanel monitors when ordered by this feature.

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Quite Narrow Viewing Angle, Vertical

The viewing angles, vertical of PC displays range from 16° to 180°, and the average viewing angle, vertical is 160°. The AOC U2868's viewing angle, vertical of only 160° is in the narrowest 8% of all flatpanel monitors when ordered by this feature.

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3840 X 2160 Pixels Display Resolution

The largest display resolution of the AOC U2868 is 3840 x 2160 pixels. That's over four times the resolution of the most frequently found resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels. The resolution of all flatpanel monitors ranges from 320 x 240 pixels (worst) to 5120 x 2880 pixels (best).

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Age

Released Over Three Years Ago

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


Running Costs

Running Costs Are Very High

The U2868 is one of the most expensive to run flatpanel monitors that we have analysed for 8 year running costs. Based on passable energy prices and usage levels, we estimate the 8 year running cost of the U2868 is £133.

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Product Identifiers

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00685417083787, 00750519092521, 04038986184380, 05054533624962, 06854170837874

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