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Benq GC2870H PC Monitor

28" 1920 X 1080 20000000:1 LED Mar 2016
Display Diagonal Display Resolution Contrast Ratio (dynamic) Display Release Date £97.43 Electricity cost over 5 years
One industry award
Does not have a built-in USB hub
Does not have a built-in speaker(s) Best Buy
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One Industry Award

This Benq PC monitor was given a "Best Buy" award by websites who concluded that this PC display was good.

Expert Reviews Are Good

Expert review site scored this LCD screen 80 out of 100.

Benq Has Excellent Reviews for Its PC Monitors

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


Released Over a Year Ago

It was March 2016 when Benq released the GC2870H.

Ports & Interfaces

Does Not Have a Built-In USB Hub

The GC2870H does not have a built-in USB hub. Most of the other LCD screens of a comparable spec and age to this PC screen also do not have a built-in USB hub.

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Two HDMI Ports

The Benq GC2870H is a two HDMI port LCD screen.

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Running Costs Are Average

The average running cost of the GC2870H is £98 over 8 years based on average usage levels and energy prices, which is typical compared to the other 648 LCD screens of a comparable type and age.


Does Not Have a Built-In Speaker(s)

The GC2870H does not have a built-in speaker(s). Most of the other medium monitors that came out around the same time as this flatpanel monitor do have a built-in speaker(s).

We compared this LCD screen to all the other flatpanel monitors with a built-in speaker(s) and we think the Asus VP278H (£162.49) which is also cheaper is also worth considering.

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Only 1920 X 1080 Pixels Display Resolution

This LCD screen has a display resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels, which is typical of many comparable spec PC displays that were launched more than a year ago.

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Has an HDCP

The Benq GC2870H has an HDCP. Most of the other medium monitors that have been on the market for around the same time as this PC display also have an HDCP.

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Has an Energy Star Certified

The GC2870H has an Energy Star certified, as do most of the other flatpanel monitors of this type and age.

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Product Identifiers

Barcodes 04718755063237

Benq GC2870H Review Sources

To prepare this Benq GC2870H 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 692,351 product attributes, 78,668 PC monitor reviews and 7,521,600 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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