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Benq BL2205PT PC Monitor

£104.99
21.5" 1920 X 1080 12000000:1 LED Dec 2016
Display Diagonal Display Resolution Contrast Ratio (dynamic) Display Release Date £53.84 Electricity cost over 5 years
Expert reviews are average
Reasonably priced
Robust
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Reviews

Expert Reviews Are Average

Expert review site Trusted Reviews scored this flatpanel monitor 70%.

Benq Has Excellent Reviews for Its PC Displays

We checked 10,044 expert and user reviews (including 862 verified purchases) for Benq PC monitors and found that on average Benq has excellent reviews compared to other manufacturers. We also found that Benq has excellent reviews specifically for its medium monitors. 96% of those that bought a Benq PC screen would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.


Energy

Running Costs Are OK

The BL2205PT has an average running cost of £54 over 8 years based on average usage levels and energy prices, which is typical compared to the other 414 PC monitors that were launched in the last year.


Price

Reasonably Priced

A number of people who reviewed the Benq BL2205PT concluded that it was good value for money. Mb mentioned in their Benq BL2205PT review on Amazon “Great value for money”.


Design

Robust

One Benq BL2205PT reviewer who purchased the product reckoned that it was well made. S. Install gave it a rating of 4 stars and wrote on Amazon “Very solid product, would recommend over similar monitors for combination of price, quality” in their Benq BL2205PT review.

Good Product Quality

One customer who reviewed it thought it was good quality. S. Install wrote on Amazon “Incredibly adjustable quality monitor at a great price” in their review of the Benq BL2205PT.


Other

Just Released Five Months Ago

This PC screen has only been on the market for five months. Newer PC monitors like this one are likely to have more advanced features.


Ports & Interfaces

Does Not Have a Built-In USB Hub

The Benq BL2205PT does not have a built-in USB hub. Most of the other comparable spec PC screens that were released in the last 12 months also do not have a built-in USB hub.

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Has an Audio Output

The BL2205PT has an audio output. Most of the other medium monitors that have been around for around the same time as this PC screen also have an audio output.

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Multimedia

Has a Built-In Speaker(s)

The BL2205PT has a built-in speaker(s), as do most of the other medium monitors that have been on the market for the last year.

There are a number of alternative LCD screens with a built-in speaker(s) currently available which you might want to look at including cheaper flatpanel monitors such as the LG 20MT48DF-PZ, or the Viewsonic VA2359-smh (£102.06).

We think you might also be interested in alternative PC displays which also have a built-in speaker(s) including the Asus VP228HE (£89.99).

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Certificates

Has an Energy Star Certified

The Benq BL2205PT has an Energy Star certified, as do most of the other PC displays that were released around the same time as this PC display.

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Display

Only 1920 X 1080 Pixels Display Resolution

This flatpanel monitor has a display resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels, which is the most frequently found display resolution on PC monitors that came out around the same time as it.

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Has an HDCP

The Benq BL2205PT has an HDCP, as do most of the other medium monitors that came out around the same time as this PC display.

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Quite Narrow Viewing Angle, Vertical

At only 160 degrees, the BL2205PT has a quite narrow viewing angle, vertical compared to most of the other similar spec PC screens that are a comparable age to this PC screen. The narrowest viewing angle, vertical of medium monitors that have been around for a comparable time to this flatpanel monitor is 50° and the widest is 180°.

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Quite Narrow Viewing Angle, Horizontal

With a viewing angle, horizontal of only 170 degrees, the Benq BL2205PT has a fairly narrow viewing angle, horizontal compared to most of the other medium monitors that came out around the same time as this PC monitor. Across all the new medium monitors the viewing angles, horizontal range from 65° to 180°.

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Very Fast Response Time

The Benq BL2205PT has one of the faster response times (only 2 milliseconds) amongst PC displays of this age. The response times of new medium monitors range from 1ms to 22ms.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers benq bl2205ptled, benq 9hle9latbe, code 9hle9latbe, benq p230578p, code bl2205pt
Barcodes 04718755061196

Benq BL2205PT Review Sources

To prepare this Benq BL2205PT 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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