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Benq EW2440

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Benq EW2440

Benq EW2440
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A classic and good spec 24" PC screen, with low running costs
24" 1920 X 1080 (Full HD) Pixels 20000000:1 No Jan 2014
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Benq EW2440 Review

With excellent reviews and very good features, we have scored the Benq EW2440 as follows:
88
Reviews
5 Reviews
79
Features
Good Features
65
Age
4 Years Old
75
Running Costs
£61 Over 5 Years
71
Overall Score
Very Good

Why Has it Scored 71?

It has good expert reviews with an average expert rating of 76%. NEC LCD screens also have excellent reviews in general.
This PC monitor is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer LCD screens with better features are available. However it has good reviews so it may still be worth considering. View the latest PC monitors 2018.
This Benq PC monitor has running costs of £61 over 5 years, which puts it typical compared to the other 3,255 LCD screens that we have compared it to. View all energy saving PC monitors.
The EW2440 has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
Wider than average horizontal viewing angle
Has a built-in speaker(s)
Transform mobile entertainment with MHL connection
Heighten your movie enjoyment with cinema mode
Upscale every viewing experience with super resolution
Distraction-free viewing with smart focus
Flicker-free backlight for visual pleasure
Low blue light mode
Win 8 compatible
EcoFACTS label
Slower than average response time
Does not have a built-in USB hub

Benq EW2440 Video Reviews

Benq EW2440 In-Depth Analysis

Reviews Summary

Average Expert Reviews

Five experts from sites including Techradar, techmagnifier.com, pcquest.com and techradar.com/au/ have rated this flatpanel monitor on average 76%.

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Benq Flatpanel Monitors Have Excellent Reviews

Based on 22,424 owner and expert reviews (including 1,896 verified purchases), Benq has excellent ratings for its PC monitors. 96% of those that bought a Benq flatpanel monitor would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.

Running Costs

Running Costs Are Average

The EW2440 has an average 5 year running cost of £61 based on typical energy prices, which is typical compared to the other 3,255 flatpanel monitors.

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Age

Released Over Four Years Ago

Benq released the EW2440 in January 2014.

Features

1920 X 1080 Pixels Resolution

This LCD screen has a display resolution of 1920 x 1080 (Full HD)|1920 x 1080 pixels, which is the most commonly found resolution on PC screens.

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Average Display Diagonal

The display diagonal of the Benq EW2440 of 24" is relatively standard compared to most other flatpanel monitors. It is in the biggest 60% of all PC monitors when ordered by this feature.

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Slower Than Average Response Time

The response time of the Benq EW2440 of 12ms is slower than average when compared to most other flatpanel monitors. It is slower than 93% of all flatpanel monitors when sorted by this feature. PC displays have response times of between 1ms and 55ms, and the average response time is 5.5ms.

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Has a Built-In Speaker(s)

The Benq EW2440 has a built-in speaker(s). 53% of flatpanel monitors do not have a built-in speaker(s).

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Wider Than Average Horizontal Viewing Angle

The average horizontal viewing angle of all flatpanel monitors is 170°, with the narrowest being 40° and the widest being 180°. The Benq EW2440's horizontal viewing angle of 178° is wider than 69% of all flatpanel monitors when ranked by this feature.

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Wider Than Average Vertical Viewing Angle

The Benq EW2440's vertical viewing angle of 178° is wider than average when compared to most other flatpanel monitors. It is wider than 67% of all flatpanel monitors when ranked by this feature. Flatpanel monitors have vertical viewing angles of between 40° and 180°, and the average vertical viewing angle is 160°.

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Higher Than Average Contrast Ratio (typical)

The contrast ratio (typical) of the Benq EW2440 of 3,000 is higher than 87% of all LCD screens when sorted by this feature.

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Does Not Have a Built-In USB Hub

The Benq EW2440 does not have a built-in USB hub. 81% of flatpanel monitors also do not have a built-in USB hub.

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Two HDMI Ports

Most PC monitors have between one and five HDMI ports, including the Benq EW2440 which has two HDMI ports.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

benq ew2440l, ew2440zh

Barcodes:

00012302975467, 00163121392789, 00587351620113, 00840046029425, 00925062252337, 04718755046933, 04718755059759, 05054484585978, 05054533585973, 07426700271206, 08400460294254

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