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Benq GL2706PQ

£229.98
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A fully featured but slightly out of date 27" PC screen, with OK running costs and an industry award
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BenQ GL2706PQ 27Inch QHD Monitor with Low Blue Light, Flicker-Free and 1ms Response Time, Height Adjustable
£229.98
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BenQ GL2706PQ 27-inch LCD/LED Monitor Low Blue Light, Flicker-Free, Height with (Brand new, unopened)
£282.20
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BenQ GL2706PQ 27" 2560 x 1440 1ms HDMI/DVI/DP LED Monitor (9H.LFJLB.QBE) (Brand new, unopened)
£367.73
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PC World Business
BenQ GL2706PQ - LED monitor - 27"
£310.93
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BenQ GL2706PQ - LED monitor - 27"
£333.58
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Cherrywood AV
£321.34
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BenQ GL2706PQ 27-inch LCD/LED Monitor (Low Blue Light, Flicker-Free, Height 1 W (Brand new, unopened) - on
£321.97
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KSN Online
£327.59
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Communications Solutions
£329.89
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BT Business Direct
BenQ GL2706PQ 27 2560x1440 1ms DVI-D HDMI LED Monitor
£331.27
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Ginger6
£343.15
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Benq GL2706PQ 27" 2K Ultra HD TN Black computer monitor - 9H.LFJLB.QBE (Brand new, unopened) - on
£354.88
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Benq Gl2706pq 27Inch Monitor
£356.43
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BenQ GL2706PQ (27 inch) LCD Display 1000_1 350cd/m2 2560 x 1440 1ms (Black) (Brand new, unopened) - on
£371.15
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9H.LFJLB.QBE BenQ GL2706PQ - LED monitor - 27" - 2560 x 1440_? - TN - 350 (Brand new, unopened) - on
£378.22
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£392.85
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BQ9HLFJLBQBE MONITOR LED BENQ GL2706PQ EYE-CARE QHD 27" DVI + HDMI, TCO 6.0, FLI (Brand new, unopened) - on
£430.59
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Benq GL2706PQ 27 ", 2560 x 1440 pixels, 16_9, LED, TN, 1 ms, 350 cd/m... (Brand new, unopened) - on
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Benq GL2706PQ Review

With excellent features and at under 2 years old, we have ranked the Benq GL2706PQ number 191 in best selling monitors, number 589 in medium monitors and number 598 across all PC monitors.
81
Reviews
2 Reviews + 1 Award
77
Value for Money
Very Good
88
Features
Fully-Featured
83
Age
19 Months Old
54
Running Costs
£170 Over 5 Years
81
Overall Score
Excellent

Why Has it Scored 81?

It has great expert reviews with an average expert rating of 81%. This PC monitor has received an industry award from Enostech.com. NEC LCD screens also have excellent reviews in general.
At over a year old this PC display is slightly out of date, and newer PC monitors with more up to date technology are available. View the latest flatpanel monitors 2018.
It has running costs of £170 over 5 years, which puts it in the most expensive 6% of all 3,255 PC screens that we have compared it to. View all energy saving PC displays.
This Benq PC monitor has some great features:
Bigger than average display diagonal
2560 x 1440 pixels resolution
Faster than average response time
Has a built-in speaker(s)
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Should You Buy it Now?

Our unique forecasting algorithm looks at historic price trends and predicts the most likely price change over the next 2 weeks. There was a cheaper price of £154.51 on Amazon UK 9 days ago. We predict that the price will go down again.
There is a 73% chance that the price will go down. However the future is never certain and there remains a chance that the price will actually go up. Get Price Alerts.

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Benq GL2706PQ In-Depth Analysis

Reviews Summary

One Industry Award

One expert review site said that this flatpanel monitor was very good. This was from Enostech.com who gave it an "Must Have".

Good Expert Reviews

On average, based on two expert reviews from sites including gamegrin.com and gadgetynews.com this PC screen has an overall expert rating of 81 out of 100.

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Benq Flatpanel Monitors Have Excellent Reviews

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

Value For Money

Satisfactory Value for Money

Whilst the product is in the most expensive 67% of PC monitors, it has excellent reviews, very good features and is under 2 years old. However at £229.98 it looks like great value for money overall.

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Cheaper in the United Kingdom Than Overseas

We checked 22 other countries for prices for the Benq GL2706PQ and the United Kingdom price of £229.98 was the cheapest.

The cheapest price that we could find overseas was in the United States where the price is $264.99 (£367.51).

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Running Costs

High Running Costs

Based on typical usage levels and energy prices we estimate that the GL2706PQ will cost £170 over 5 years to run, which is in the most expensive 6% of all 3,255 LCD screens.

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Age

Released 19 Months Ago

This LCD screen was released in July 2016.

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Features

Bigger Than Average Display Diagonal

Across all the PC monitors the display diagonals range from 3.5" to 95", and the average display diagonal is 25". The Benq GL2706PQ's display diagonal of 27" is in the biggest 15% of all PC screens when sorted by this feature.

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2560 X 1440 Pixels Resolution

The Benq GL2706PQ has a maximum display resolution of 2560 x 1440 pixels. That's 78% larger resolution than a 1920 x 1080 pixels PC display, which is the most common resolution. Across all flatpanel monitors the resolution ranges from 320 x 240 pixels (worst) to 5120 x 2880 pixels (best).

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Faster Than Average Response Time

The Benq GL2706PQ's response time of only 1ms is faster than average when compared to most other flatpanel monitors. It is faster than 95% of all flatpanel monitors when ordered by this feature. The average response time of all flatpanel monitors is 5.5ms, with the fastest being 1ms and the slowest being 55ms.

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Has a Built-In Speaker(s)

The Benq GL2706PQ has a built-in speaker(s), which is unusual. 53% of PC screens do not have a built-in speaker(s).

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Narrower Than Average Vertical Viewing Angle

The vertical viewing angle of the Benq GL2706PQ of only 160° is narrower than average when compared to most other flatpanel monitors. It is narrower than 79% of all PC screens when ordered by this feature. The average vertical viewing angle of all LCD screens is 160°, with the narrowest being 40° and the widest being 180°.

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Does Not Have a Built-In USB Hub

The Benq GL2706PQ does not have a built-in USB hub, although it is worth keeping in mind that 81% of PC displays also do not have a built-in USB hub.

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Average Contrast Ratio (typical)

The Benq GL2706PQ's contrast ratio (typical) of 1,000 is pretty average compared to most other PC displays. It is in the highest 40% of all flatpanel monitors when sorted by this feature.

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Has an Audio Output

The GL2706PQ has an audio output, unlike 87% of PC displays which do not have an audio output.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

9hlfjlbqbe 2560x14401msdvihdmidp, 9hlfjlbqbe gl2706pq, benq comhr4y4p3uxrv, info 2560x14401ms, benq 2560x1440, benq p242414p, benq gl2706pq, info gl2706pq, benq p240892p, benq 350cdm2, bq9hlfjlbqbe

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00840046035532, 04718755066412

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