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Barco MDSC-2226

68

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Barco MDSC-2226

£3,677.51
Barco MDSC-2226
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A good spec but 5 year old 26" flatpanel monitor, with OK running costs but representing only average value for money
26" 1920 X 1080 (Full HD) Pixels No 178° Dec 2012
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Barco MDSC-2226 Review

With very good features, we have scored the Barco MDSC-2226 as follows:
55
Value for Money
Average
77
Features
Good Features
63
Age
5 Years Old
59
Running Costs
£310 Over 5 Years
68
Overall Score
Good

Why Has it Scored 68?

DELL PC displays have excellent reviews in general.
It is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better LCD screens are available. View the latest PC monitors 2018.
This PC monitor has running costs of £310 over 5 years, which puts it in the most expensive 2% of all 3,258 PC monitors that we have compared it to. View all energy saving PC monitors.
It has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
Bigger than average display diagonal
Very wide vertical viewing angle
Ease of mind
Multi-source, multi-display imaging
Ease of installation
Ease of use

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Barco MDSC-2226 In-Depth Analysis

Value For Money

Disappointing Value for Money

The product has average features, is over 6 months old and at £3,677.51 it is in the most expensive 1% of PC monitors.

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Running Costs

Running Costs Are High

The MDSC-2226 is in the most expensive 2% of all 3,258 PC displays that we have assessed for 5 year running costs. Based on typical usage levels and energy prices, we estimate the 5 year running cost of the MDSC-2226 is £310.

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Age

Released Over Five Years Ago

Barco released the MDSC-2226 in December 2012.

Features

Bigger Than Average Display Diagonal

The smallest display diagonal of PC displays is 3.5", the biggest is 95", and the average display diagonal is 25". The MDSC-2226's display diagonal of 26" is bigger than average when compared to most other flatpanel monitors. It is in the biggest 34% of all PC screens when sorted by this feature.

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1920 X 1080 Pixels Resolution

This PC screen has a display resolution of 1920 x 1080 (Full HD)|1920 x 1080 pixels, which is typical of many LCD screens.

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Very Wide Vertical Viewing Angle

The vertical viewing angles of PC displays range from 40° to 180°, and the average vertical viewing angle is 160°. The Barco MDSC-2226's vertical viewing angle of 178° is very wide compared to most other PC monitors. It is wider than 98% of all PC displays when ordered by this feature.

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Wider Than Average Horizontal Viewing Angle

The horizontal viewing angle of the Barco MDSC-2226 of 178° is in the widest 34% of all PC displays when ranked by this feature. The narrowest horizontal viewing angle of flatpanel monitors is 40°, the widest is 180°, and the average horizontal viewing angle is 170°.

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Higher Than Average Contrast Ratio (typical)

The contrast ratio (typical) of the Barco MDSC-2226 of 1,400 is in the highest 19% of all PC displays when sorted by this feature.

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Wall Mountable

The MDSC-2226 is wall mountable, which is unusual. 92% of PC displays are not wall mountable.

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Product Identifiers

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07330381842962

Barco MDSC-2226

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