Featuring a 27 2560x1440 WQHD Flicker-free screen, 100% sRGB, DP, HDMI and USB3.0 ports, HAS with Display Pilot software and unique CAD/CAM Mode, which easily handles work with complicated object...
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13 Reasons For
Eight Industry Awards
Expert review sites love this PC screen and have given it eight awards.
The experts at F1cd.ru and Cnews.cz both endorse this LCD screen and have given it their "Recommended" award.
In addition, this flatpanel monitor received a "Silver Award" from Hardware.info who concluded it was very good and it received an "Editor's Choice" award from Hardwaremx.com who said it was outstanding. Also, the reviewer at Hwt.dk thought that this LCD screen was excellent and gave it a "Gold Product of the Year" award.
Two other expert review sites both said that this PC display was good. SweClockers.com gave this PC monitor a "Good Product" award and Cw.no gave it a "Good Purchase" award.
Good Expert Reviews
On average, based on fourteen expert reviews from sites including Techradar, PC Mag, altomdata.dk and hwt.dk the average expert rating of this LCD screen is 82 out of 100.
Benq PC Displays Have Excellent Reviews
Benq is one of the best flatpanel monitor brands according to average reviews from users and experts, and Benq also has excellent reviews for its medium monitors.
Good Product Quality
One person who reviewed it concluded that it was good quality. Xsreviews.co.uk scored this PC monitor 80 out of 100 and mentioned on expert review site XSreviews.co.uk “The BenQ BL2710PT is an excellent 27″ 1440p monitor that boasts a high quality display with excellent viewing angles” in their review of the Benq BL2710.
One customer mentioned in their reviews that it was good value for money. Techradar.com said “The BenQ BL2710PT is a much more attractive option following recent price drops in the face of increasingly affordable 4K monitors” in their review of this PC monitor.
One person who reviewed this PC monitor concluded that it was good in terms of connectivity. Techradar.com mentioned on Techradar “An unremarkable-looking monitor with a rich set of connectivity options and high colour accuracy out of the box” and gave this PC monitor a score of 80 out of 100.
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Good Technical Features
One Benq BL2710 owner said that it had good features. Pcmag.com wrote on PC Mag “It is equipped with numerous ports and convenient features.” and scored this PC monitor 70 out of 100.
Has a Built-In Speaker(s)
Unlike most of the other LCD screens of this spec and age which do not have a built-in speaker(s), the Benq BL2710 has a built-in speaker(s).
It may also be worth also looking at one of the other flatpanel monitors with a built-in speaker(s) currently available including because of it's better review score, the Eizo Foris FS2434[plb_2367743_price], the NEC MultiSync EA244WMI[plb_1581225_price], or the Asus MX299[plb_1584809_price].
Very Wide Viewing Angle, Vertical
The viewing angle, verticals of PC monitors of this age and spec range from 15° to 180°. At 178 degrees, the Benq BL2710 has a very wide viewing angle, vertical compared to most of the other LCD screens that are a comparable age to the BL2710.
Fairly Wide Viewing Angle, Horizontal
When compared to other PC monitors of a comparable age and type to the BL2710 that we have checked, the Benq BL2710's viewing angle, horizontal of 178 degrees is one of the widest. PC screens that were released around the same time as the BL2710 have viewing angle, horizontals of between -5° and 1,800°.
Quite Bright Display Brightness
With a display brightness of 350 candellas per square meter, the Benq BL2710 has a quite bright display brightness compared to most of the other PC screens of a comparable spec and age to the BL2710. The display brightnesss of similar spec PC screens that have been on the market for a comparable time to the BL2710 range from 25 cd/m² to 1,700 cd/m², and the average display brightness is 290 cd/m².
2560 X 1440 Supported Graphics Resolutions
The highest resolution of the Benq BL2710 is 2560 x 1440. That's 78% more resolution than the most common supported graphics resolutions of 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080). The resolution of all PC monitors of a comparable age and type to the BL2710 ranges from 640 x 350 (worst) to 3840 x 2160 (best).
Quite High RMS Rated Power
PC displays of a comparable age and spec to the BL2710 have RMS rated powers of between 0.5W and 49W, and the average RMS rated power is 5.5W. The Benq BL2710 has one of the higher RMS rated powers (6 Watts) amongst medium monitors of this age.
8 Reasons Against
Price Has Recently Increased by £62.89
The BL2710 has increased in price by £62.89 in the last 53 days.
The Benq BL2710 is not 3D, although it is worth noting that most of the other PC monitors of this age and spec are also not 3D.
PC screens which are 3D that might be worth looking at include the Asus VG236[plb_2030776_price], or the Benq XL2420[plb_1453626_price].
Does Not Have a Built-In Camera
The Benq BL2710 does not have a built-in camera. Most of the other PC monitors of a similar spec and age to the BL2710 also do not have a built-in camera.
We compared this flatpanel monitor to all the other PC screens with a built-in camera and we think the Apple 27" Thunderbolt Display[plb_1794077_price] is also worth considering.
Does Not Have a Card Reader Integrated
The Benq BL2710 does not have a card reader integrated, although this is within the context that most of the other medium monitors that have been on the market for around the same time as the BL2710 also do not have a card reader integrated.
+5 More reasons against
We think this Benq LCD screen looks expensive compared to other LCD screens of a similar age and spec. The cheapeast medium monitor that has been around for more than two years that we found costs £46 and the most expensive costs £2,475.
Only One HDMI Ports Quantity
Most LCD screens that have been on the market for around the same time as the BL2710 have between one and three HDMI ports quantitys, including the Benq BL2710 which has one HDMI ports quantity.
Quite Slow Response Time
The fastest response time of PC monitors of a comparable spec and age to the BL2710 is 1ms and the slowest is 69ms. At 12 milliseconds, the Benq BL2710 has a quite slow response time compared to most of the other PC screens of a similar type and age to the BL2710.
The Benq BL2710 is quite heavy (8.2 kilograms) compared to most of the other comparable spec flatpanel monitors that have been around for a similar time to the BL2710. The average weight of comparable spec PC displays that have been on the market for around the same time as the BL2710 is 4.9kg, and the weights range from 3g to 39kg.
1 Other reason to consider the Benq BL2710
Released Over Three Years Ago
It was over three years ago when this LCD screen was released.
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