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Asus MB169B PC Monitor

£184.89
15.6" 1920 X 1080 LED 379mm Aug 2015
Display Diagonal Display Resolution Display Width Release Date £17.95 Electricity cost over 5 years
User reviews are good
Running costs are very low
A top selling LCD screen
33 Reviews
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Energy

Running Costs Are Very Low

The MB169B+ has an average running cost of only £18 over 8 years based on average usage levels and energy prices, which is in the cheapest 4% of all 93 PC screens of this age and spec.


Reviews

User Reviews Are Good

On average, people who bought this PC screen rated it as 86%. 20 reviewers (81% of all reviewers) gave this LCD screen either 4 or 5 stars and 75% of those asked said they would recommend buying it to others.

Asus Has Good Reviews for Its LCD Screens

Based on 17,105 owner and expert reviews (including 65 verified purchases), Asus has good ratings for its PC monitors. Asus also has good ratings specifically for its small monitors compared to other manufacturers. 94% of those that bought a Asus flatpanel monitor would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.


Good Picture Quality

Two customers said in their reviews that it had good colour saturation. Nali mentioned on Amazon “On windows 7 operating system works very well where sharpness colours and brightness is excellent” in their review of this PC monitor.

Two Asus MB169B+ owners who reviewed this PC monitor thought it had good picture quality. Amazon Customer scored it 7 stars and wrote on Amazon “1) There is a slight lag, if you're doing detailed graphics work, you'll find it annoying” in their review of the Asus MB169B+.

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A Top Selling LCD Screen

The MB169B+ is one the most popular PC display currently available for sale.

Released Over a Year Ago

Asus released the MB169B+ in August 2015.


Ports & Interfaces

Has a Built-In USB Hub

The Asus MB169B+ has a built-in USB hub, which is unusual. Most of the other small monitors that came out more than a year ago do not have a built-in USB hub.

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Price

Price Has Gone Up by 22% (22%)

There was a cheaper price of £149.39 at GoGoDigital 89 days ago.Our unique forecasting algorithm looks at historic price trends and predicts the most likely price change over the next 2 weeks. There is a 74% chance that the price will go back down. However the future is never certain and there remains a 26% chance that the price will actually go up further.

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Reasonably Priced

Two Asus MB169B+ owners who purchased it thought it was good value for money. In April last year Mark Cole wrote “A second screen needed to be large enough to be of value and comfort to work with”. In the same month F. Khan said in their review of this PC monitor “This is simply a laptop screen packaged in a lightweight body designed to do one thing and it does it well and for a decent price” and rated it 8 stars.

One Asus MB169B+ reviewer who bought the product reckoned that it was expensive. Paul B said on Amazon “Glad I went for the more expensive Asus monitor with the improved HD display” in his review of the Asus MB169B+.

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Pricey

Flatpanel monitors of this age and type range in price from £44 to £667. We think that this PC screen looks expensive compared to other flatpanel monitors of this age and type.


Weight & Dimensions

Good Size

Two Asus MB169B+ owners who purchased this PC monitor considered that it was thin. Two years ago Paul B said in his review of the Asus MB169B+ “Extremely lightweight and slim and excellent display” and gave this PC monitor a score of 8 stars. Mark Cole mentioned on Amazon “This Asus monitor has met all requirements, incredibly light weight and very slim (8mm) for ease of packing” and gave it a score of 8 stars.

Two customers who purchased the Asus MB169B+ concluded that it was compact. Tai D said “Excellent Product - Light/Compact/Portable” in her review of this PC monitor and rated the product 7 stars. Tai D also said “Very light and compact” in her review.

Two Asus MB169B+ owners wrote in their reviews that the product was easy to carry around. Mark Cole mentioned “Also easy to carry” in his review of this PC monitor. Two people who purchased it thought it was lightweight. In April last year J. Bogle wrote on Amazon “Very lightweight and fits perfectly into my laptop bag”.

One Asus MB169B+ owner concluded that this PC monitor was heavy and bulky. Thomas Needham he wrote on Amazon “It's great for hotel rooms, customer premises or when I go home to my parents place for a weekend or any place where carrying around a bulky monitor isn't feasible”.

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Design

Good Product Quality

Three Asus MB169B+ reviewers who purchased the product mentioned that it was good quality. Mr wrote in his review of the Asus MB169B+ “This is an incredibly thin and light monitor with great picture quality - I love it!” . Tommaso Gregori wrote on Amazon “Reliable and high quality”. Mikwas scored it 8 stars and wrote “To be honest I was expecting a little better quality of the picture for the price” in their review of the Asus MB169B+.

Robust

One Asus MB169B+ owner who reviewed it considered that it was reliable. One customer who reviewed the product concluded that it was strong and durable. In April last year Janet S said “The included case/stand is quite sturdy and protective” and scored it 7 stars.

Easy to Use

Three Asus MB169B+ reviewers reckoned that the Asus MB169B+ was easy to use. Mr.robot mentioned last year “I was not dissapointed, this monitor works perfectly and couldn't be easier to use, has hardly any noticeable lag” in their Asus MB169B+ review. Charlie rated the Asus MB169B+ 8 stars and he said “Product is easy to use” in his review of this PC monitor. Last year Duncan wrote on Amazon “Handy if you travel or just want a very slimline LCD” and rated it 7 stars.

One Asus MB169B+ owner who bought this PC monitor thought it was easy to setup. Mark Cole said on Amazon “The program was easy and quick to set up without any problems”.

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Nice Design

Two Asus MB169B+ reviewers mentioned in their reviews that it was well designed. Alex Ward said on Amazon “I have no idea how a product with such a huge design flaw is being sold” in his review of the Asus MB169B+. Rk mentioned “Nice design on the case too with two stand angles”.


Display

1920 X 1080 Pixels Display Resolution

The most display resolution of the MB169B+ is 1920 x 1080 pixels. That's 58% more display resolution than the most common display resolution of 1280 x 1024 pixels.

A 1920 x 1080 pixels display resolution is actually the best display resolution across all flatpanel monitors of a comparable spec and age to this PC display.

The worst display resolution across similar types of PC monitor is 1024 x 768 pixels.

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Fairly Slow Response Time

Across all the PC monitors of this spec and age the response times range from 2ms to 30ms, and the average response time is 6.7ms. The Asus MB169B+ has a quite slow response time (14 milliseconds) compared to most of the other PC monitors that are a comparable age to this flatpanel monitor.

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Packaging Content

Only Has One Cables Included

The Asus MB169B+ has a greater number of cables included than most small monitors that have been available for more than a year. The most commonly found cables included is VGA, but this cables included is not found on this Asus LCD screen. The cables included USB are also found on this PC display.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers 90lm0183b01170 1920x108014msusb, 90lm0183b01170 90lm0183b01170, 90lm0183b01170 mb169b, asus 90lm0183b01170, info 90lm0183b01170, info 1920x1080, asus 1920x1080, asus p242824p, asus 200cdm2, asus mb169b, info mb169b
Barcodes 00886227957378, 00889349071137, 04053162944145, 04712900071139, 07426701681684

Asus MB169B+ Review Sources

To prepare this Asus MB169B+ 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 692,351 product attributes, 78,668 PC monitor reviews and 7,521,600 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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