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Barco MDNG-­2121
Barco MDNG-­2121

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Barco MDNG-­2121 PC Monitor

21.3" 1600 X 1200 LCD 488mm Dec 2013
Display Diagonal Display Resolution Display Width Release Date £166.65 Electricity cost over 5 years
Has three cables included
High running costs
Only 1600 x 1200 pixels display resolution

Available used and from international sellers only

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Released Over Three Years Ago

It was December 2013 when this PC display was released.


High Running Costs

The MDNG-­2121 is one of the less economic to run medium monitors that have been available for more than two years that we have looked at for running costs. Based on average energy prices, we estimate the MDNG-­2121 will cost £167 over 8 years to run.


Only 1600 X 1200 Pixels Display Resolution

The MDNG-­2121 has a maximum display resolution of 1600 x 1200 pixels. That's 7% less display resolution than a 1920 x 1080 pixels PC screen, which is the most frequently found display resolution. The worst display resolution of all medium monitors that have been available for more than two years is 1366 x 768 pixels and the best is 3440 x 1440 pixels.

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Fairly Slow Response Time

With a response time of 23 milliseconds, the MDNG-­2121 has one of the slowest response times amongst medium monitors of this age. Medium monitors that were released around the same time as this LCD screen have response times of between 1ms and 40ms.

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Packaging Content

Has Three Cables Included

The number of cables included found on the MDNG-­2121 is more than most LCD screens of this type and age. This LCD screen has an AC cables included, which is the most frequently found cables included found on comparable spec PC screens that are a similar age to this PC monitor. The cables included "DVI" and "USB" are also found on this PC monitor.

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Barco MDNG-­2121 Review Sources

To prepare this Barco MDNG-­2121 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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