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Benq BL2410 PC Monitor

£276.00
24" 1920 X 1080 3000:1 LED Nov 2013
Display Diagonal Display Resolution Contrast Ratio (dynamic) Display Release Date £60.00 Electricity cost over 5 years
Two industry awards
Reasonably priced
Excellent build quality
217 Reviews + 2 Awards
uk.hardware.info Excellent Expert Reviews Best Buy
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Reviews

Two Industry Awards

This LCD screen received a "Best Buy" award from websites Expert Reviews who concluded that this PC display was a sensible purchase.

The editor of one other expert review site thought that this PC display was good. This PC screen received an "Excellent" award from Uk.hardware.info.

Expert Reviews Are Good

The average expert rating of this Benq PC monitor is 80% based on six expert reviews from sites including Expert Reviews, Techradar, Digital Versus and Les Numeriques.com.

User Reviews Are Good

Based on 217 user reviews this PC screen has an average user rating of 85 out of 100. 145 reviewers (81% of all reviewers) gave this PC display either 4 or 5 stars.

Benq Has Excellent Reviews for Its PC Displays

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

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Price

Reasonably Priced

Fourty customers who reviewed it reckoned that it was good value for money. Techradar.com gave it a score of 80 out of 100 and said in their review of this PC monitor on expert website Techradar “The BenQ BL2410PT is a very good display considering the price”. They also mentioned “Available for around £200 / US$285 / AU$345 online, BenQ's BL2410PT is very affordable for a 24-inch, 16” in their review, and also said “Budget monitors are getting better”.

Seven owners who reviewed the product thought it was expensive. Three years ago Z. Buha wrote on expert review site Amazon “If you need great colour accuracy, you're advised to look at better, albeit more expensive, alternatives”. Whippy said “27" 1440p screens seem small, expensive and the pixels feel too small for actual productivity work most of the time” in their review of this PC monitor. Lewis Duffy mentioned on expert website Amazon.co.uk “IPS are usually more expensive so this descriptive error could confuse some potential buyers” in his review of this PC monitor.

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Energy

Running Costs Are OK

Based on typical energy prices we estimate that the 8 year running cost of the BL2410 is £60, which is typical compared to the other 1,092 LCD screens of a similar age and spec.


Audio

Acceptable Noise Level

Two people wrote in their reviews that the product was quiet. Two years ago John Williams rated the product 5 stars out of 5 and he mentioned “They are surpringly good, I live alone, with a dog, so it's pretty quiet here.” in his review of this PC monitor. J E Walford said in their review of this PC monitor on expert review site Amazon “The set up instructions are on disc and the speakers are very quiet”.


Support

Good Technical Guidance

Two owners concluded that it had good technical guidance. Graham Smith mentioned on expert website Amazon.co.uk “I didn't find any full instruction manual though”.


Features

Good Technical Features

Seven people who reviewed it reckoned that it had good features. Two years ago David C. he said on expert website Amazon.co.uk “* It has some nice extra features, such as vertical” in his review of this PC monitor. Whippy wrote on expert website Amazon “Features that seem really sensible” in their review of this PC monitor and gave it a score of 5 stars out of 5. Two years ago Kourouyiannis Fivos said in their review of this PC monitor “It's a 24- inch high quality screen with an IPS panel and ergonomic features”.


Good Picture Quality

Twenty owners mentioned in their reviews that it had good colour saturation. Evan said “Desktop icons are crisp, text is pin sharp, colours are full” in his review of this PC monitor. Whippy wrote in their review of this PC monitor on expert website Amazon “Colours are generally perfectly fine for all” and gave it the highest possible rating of 5 stars out of 5. Uma1r said on expert website Amazon.co.uk “Colours are superb”.

Sixteen people who reviewed the product reckoned that it had good picture quality. David C. mentioned on expert website Amazon.co.uk “* The size is great, 32" fills your vision and then some, you have to turn your head to see the different corners of the screen” in his review of this PC monitor. He also wrote “It is meant to be used by graphics / 3D CAD workers so the reproduction beats the TN panels for sure” in his review. Zaroff mentioned on expert review site Amazon “On paper everything looks good - perfect size, perfect resolution for that size, great stand, etc - in practice, however, as good as the picture quality is” in their review of the Benq BL2410.

Fourteen people agreed that it had a flickering image. Zaroff mentioned in their review of this PC monitor on expert review site Amazon “Much worse, though, is the flickering phenomenon appearing in certain situations with this monitor”. They also said “Delay as for flashing the new firmware (which apparently does correct the flicker, if not the banding)” in their review. Handygrandad mentioned on expert website Amazon.co.uk “RBE Until such time as advertisers state specifically that they are selling the "flicker free" version the only way to be sure is if the part number is quoted”.

Four people mentioned in their reviews that it had clear images. Adrian said on expert review site Amazon.co.uk “Amazing image clarity as you'd expect from 3840x2160” and rated it 5 stars out of 5. Kt wrote in their review of this PC monitor on expert review site Amazon.co.uk two years ago “Amazing clarity” and scored this PC monitor 5 stars out of 5. E B mentioned on expert review site Amazon “It has good colour and clarity so also good for photographs”.

Three people concluded that the product had a wide viewing angle. Morgan wrote “I have not noticed any lag issues when playing "faster" type of games and the viewing angle etc have been great”. Markoppenheim said in their review of this PC monitor “They also seem to have a really good viewing angle”.

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Other

Released Over Three Years Ago

Benq released the BL2410 in November 2013.


Design

Excellent Build Quality

Thirty-eight people wrote in their reviews that the product was good quality. Uk.hardware.info wrote in their Benq BL2410 review “Excellent build quality”. Expert review site Expertreviews.co.uk rated it 5 stars out of 5 and said “Highly flexible with great image quality and plenty of ports, this VA display is an excellent business monitor”. David Kwan he mentioned on expert review site Amazon.co.uk “Great quality monitor”.

Nice Design

Nine owners who reviewed the product thought it was good looking. A rated the Benq BL2410 80 out of 100 and wrote two years ago “The panel is gorgeous”. They also said “I have two of these, they are beautifully built” in their review. Also two years ago Adrian mentioned in his review of this PC monitor on expert review site Amazon.co.uk “60Hz so gaming is pretty good” and gave it a rating of 5 stars out of 5.

Three people who bought the product reckoned that it was well designed. Andy wrote “Great design too and very easy to assemble, fully moveable screen means it is so simple to get into the desired viewing position” and scored it a maximum of 5 stars. Richard said on expert website Amazon “With the ability to swivel the monitor into portrait mode it makes a great monitor for design work and there is plenty of adjustment for height” in his review of this PC monitor. Vimes mentioned on expert review site Amazon “I like the design feature of it which allows the cables to be passed through its centre hole to retain them together neatly”.

Two people who reviewed this PC monitor concluded that it was smooth. Nikos wrote in their review of this PC monitor on expert website Amazon.co.uk two years ago “Small enough to allow for smooth text and graphics, yet large enough to offer 32 inches worth of working space (diagonal”.

Two owners mentioned in their reviews that it was neat. Three years ago Handygrandad said “There is a neat bit of software provided that allows you to adjust all the settings using your mouse (or touchpad”.

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Robust

Twenty-three customers said in their reviews that the Benq BL2410 was well made. Last year C. Brodie said “Everything is well built and finished and I applaud Benq for including all the cables you'd ever need in the box” in their review of this PC monitor and gave it a rating of 5 stars out of 5. Two years ago Carlos Policarpo Jr he wrote in his review of this PC monitor on expert website Amazon.co.uk “Very well made product”. C. Brodie also mentioned “No need to worry, after the easy setup of the well built components I fired it up” in their review.

Four customers who bought it reckoned that it was strong and durable. Markoppenheim mentioned “The stand is sturdy, has a reasonably small footprint which mainly sits behind the screen” and gave it the highest possible rating of 5 stars out of 5. Three years ago Jdr wrote in their review of this PC monitor on expert review site Amazon “The base is very sturdy and is adjustable for height, rotation” and scored it a maximum of 5 stars. Haseeb rated it 5 stars out of 5 and mentioned in their review of this PC monitor “Cable management hole on the stand makes thing easy to tidy, monitor is sturdy, rotates 90 degrees to pivot”.

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Practical, Adjustable Stand

Seventeen people considered that it was easy to use. Uk.hardware.info wrote in their review of this PC monitor “Practical, adjustable stand”. E. Davis gave it a score of 5 stars out of 5 and mentioned “I can easily live with this as the screen is so pleasant to use otherwise” in their review of this PC monitor. Z. Buha wrote “The second issue might be a deal breaker for some, especially those who are intending to use this monitor for photography, which requires great colour accuracy” in their review of this PC monitor and gave it a score of 4 stars out of 5.

Seven customers reckoned that it was comfortable and easy to hold. Three years ago Whippy wrote in their review of this PC monitor on expert review site Amazon “What ever happened to brightness dials? No need to press several buttons, just turn a dial till things are comfy”. Morgan said on expert review site Amazon.co.uk “I did not bother about downloading any particular colour profile and I only reduced the brightness setting from a searing 100% as it arrived to a more comfortable 30%”. Nicola Wells mentioned “There are good quality photos and it's easy to hold/ navigate through the switches”.

Six people wrote in their reviews that the Benq BL2410 was easy to use the menus. Adrian wrote on expert review site Amazon.co.uk “AMD Fury X or 980 Ti is likely the minimum, consider going 2 of these cards or more if you want to run max detail settings on modern games at 60fps” in his review of this PC monitor. Qt rated it 4 stars out of 5 and mentioned in their review of this PC monitor “The default setting in the custom menu was almost spot on accurate - calibration barely made any visible difference”. Three years ago Geoffrey Foale wrote “The default settings may be fine for people who want to play games with high brightness”.

Three people who reviewed it reckoned that it was easy to assemble. Three years ago Nd mentioned on expert website Amazon “I'm not 100% sure on this, is it an issue with the actual panel? It's shame because I thought it looked really good with regards to build quality” in their review of this PC monitor however they rated it 1 stars out of 5. Mosta67 rated the product 5 stars out of 5 and said on expert review site Amazon “The monitor stand is solid, easy to assemble (twist and lock)”.

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Multimedia

Has a Built-In Speaker(s)

The Benq BL2410 has a built-in speaker(s), as do most of the other PC displays of this type and age.

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Weight & Dimensions

Good Size

Three customers who bought the Benq BL2410 said that it was heavy and bulky. Two years ago M. Burns wrote on expert website Amazon “They are bloody heavy, built like granite, extremely solid, zero wobble” in their review of this PC monitor. Mosta67 mentioned “The first thing I noticed is that it's heavy” .


Display

1920 X 1080 Pixels Display Resolution

This PC monitor has a display resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels, which is the most commonly found display resolution on PC displays of this spec and age.

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Quite Wide Viewing Angle, Vertical

The narrowest viewing angle, vertical of PC screens that have been available for more than two years is 10° and the widest is 180°. The Benq BL2410 has a fairly wide viewing angle, vertical (178 degrees) compared to most of the other medium monitors that came out around the same time as this flatpanel monitor.

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Fairly Wide Viewing Angle, Horizontal

LCD screens of this spec and age have viewing angles, horizontal of between 18° and 1,800°, and the average viewing angle, horizontal is 170°. The Benq BL2410 has one of the wider viewing angles, horizontal (178 degrees) amongst medium monitors of this age.

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Has an HDCP

The Benq BL2410 has an HDCP, as do most of the other medium monitors that came out more than two years ago.

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Quite Fast Response Time

The response times of medium monitors that are a comparable age to this flatpanel monitor range from 1ms to 40ms, and the average response time is 6.1ms. With a response time of only 4 milliseconds, the Benq BL2410 has a fairly fast response time compared to most of the other medium monitors that have been around for around the same time as this PC monitor.

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Packaging Content

Has One Cables Included

The Benq BL2410 has a greater number of cables included than most medium monitors that are a similar age to it. This PC display has an AC cables included, which is the most frequently found cables included found on PC screens that have been around for more than two years.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers benq 1920x1080, benq bl2400pt, benq 250cdm2
Barcodes 00840046026233, 04056324204156, 04718755040498, 05054484540694, 05054533540699, 05054629058572, 05055927842726

Benq BL2410 Review Sources

To prepare this Benq BL2410 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 687,657 product attributes, 78,608 PC monitor reviews and 7,539,100 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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