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Barco Nio 3MP

66

Overall Score

Barco Nio 3MP

£9,507.16
Barco Nio 3MP

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A good spec but 3 year old 20.8" PC screen, with alright running costs but representing only middle of the road value for money
20.8" 2048 X 1536 Pixels No 50ms Jan 2015
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Barco Nio 3MP Review

Released 3 years ago but with good features, we have scored the Barco Nio 3MP as follows:
52
Value for Money
Average
69
Features
Good Features
73
Age
3 Years Old
60
Running Costs
£140 Over 5 Years
66
Overall Score
Good

Why Has it Scored 66?

NEC LCD screens have excellent reviews in general.
It is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better PC screens are available. View the latest LCD screens 2018.
This PC monitor has running costs of £140 over 5 years, which puts it in the most expensive 10% of all 3,255 PC screens that we have compared it to. View all energy saving LCD screens.
It has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
2048 x 1536 pixels resolution
High-quality imaging
Fully transparent calibration and QA
The nio 3mp display system includes:
Smaller than average display diagonal
Very slow response time

Should You Buy it Now?

Our unique forecasting algorithm looks at historic price trends and predicts the most likely price change over the next 2 weeks. There was a cheaper price of £4,852.92 at Primo IT 8 days ago. We predict that the price will go down again.
There is a 88% chance that the price will go down. However the future is never certain and there remains a chance that the price will actually go up. Get Price Alerts.

Barco Nio 3MP In-Depth Analysis

Value For Money

Poor Value for Money

The product has mediocre features, is over 6 months old and at £9,507.16 it is in the most expensive 1% of PC monitors.

Price Has Gone Up by £4,654 (49%)

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Cheaper Price Found in the United States

We found a cheaper price for the Barco Nio 3MP of $2,950.00 (£4,091.95) in the United States. That's a saving of £5,415.22.

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Running Costs

Running Costs Are High

The Nio 3MP has an average 5 year running cost of £140 based on average energy prices and usage levels, which is in the most expensive 10% of all 3,255 flatpanel monitors.

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Age

Released Over Three Years Ago

This Barco PC screen has been on the market since January 2015.

Features

Smaller Than Average Display Diagonal

The average display diagonal of all flatpanel monitors is 25", with the smallest being 3.5" and the biggest being 95". The Nio 3MP's display diagonal of only 20.8" is smaller than average when compared to most other PC screens. It is in the smallest 16% of all flatpanel monitors when ranked by this feature.

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2048 X 1536 Pixels Resolution

The largest display resolution of the Nio 3MP is 2048 x 1536 pixels. That's 52% larger resolution than a 1920 x 1080 pixels PC monitor, which is the most common resolution. Across all PC displays the best resolution is 5120 x 2880 pixels and the worst is 320 x 240 pixels.

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Very Slow Response Time

The response time of the Nio 3MP of 50ms is very slow compared to most other flatpanel monitors. It is in the slowest 1% of all PC monitors when ordered by this feature. The fastest response time of flatpanel monitors is 1ms, the slowest is 55ms, and the average response time is 5.5ms.

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Average Vertical Viewing Angle

The Barco Nio 3MP's vertical viewing angle of 170° is pretty typical compared to most other flatpanel monitors. It is in the widest 41% of all flatpanel monitors when sorted by this feature.

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Narrower Than Average Horizontal Viewing Angle

The horizontal viewing angles of LCD screens range from 40° to 180°, and the average horizontal viewing angle is 170°. The horizontal viewing angle of the Nio 3MP of only 170° is in the narrowest 17% of all PC monitors when sorted by this feature.

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Does Not Have a Built-In Speaker(s)

Like most other PC displays, the Nio 3MP does not have a built-in speaker(s). 53% of flatpanel monitors do not have a built-in speaker(s).

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Product Identifiers

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Barco Nio 3MP

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