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Benq GL2706PQ

£247.41
enostech.com Must Have
An award winning and 1 year old 2560 x 1440 PC screen
27" 2560 X 1440 Pixels 12000000:1 LED Jul 2016
Display Diagonal Display Resolution Contrast Ratio (dynamic) Display Release Date
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£247.41
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£303.58
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£266.65
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Benq GL2706PQ from Novatech
£278.24
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£290.31
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£292.24
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£296.24
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£297.56
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Benq GL2706PQ from BT Shop
£300.88
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Benq GL2706PQ from BT Business Direct
£300.88
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£301.32
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£311.69
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£316.99
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£319.89
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£327.15
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Benq GL2706PQ Review

Released 1 year ago and with very good reviews, we have ranked the Benq GL2706PQ number 586 across all PC monitors.
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2 Reviews + 1 Award
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Average
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Missing Some Features
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13 Months Old
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£169 Over 8 Years
Overall Score
51
Average

Why Has it Scored 51?

It has not bad expert reviews with an average expert rating of 80%. This PC monitor has received an industry award from Enostech.com. NEC flatpanel monitors also have excellent reviews in general.
At over a year old this PC screen is slightly out of date, and newer PC monitors with more up to date technology are available. View the latest LCD screens 2017.
It has running costs of £169 over 8 years, which puts it in the most expensive 9% of all 2,768 PC screens that we have compared it to.
This Benq PC monitor is missing some features:
Does not have a built-in USB hub
Only one HDMI port
Quite narrow viewing angle, vertical

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. You may want to consider buying now before the price goes up.
There is a 78% chance that the price will go up. However the future is never certain and there remains a chance that the price will actually go down. Get Price Alerts.
PC World Business £247.41 Go to Store
Communications Solutions £266.65 Go to Store
Buyur £290.31 Go to Store

Benq GL2706PQ In-Depth Analysis

Reviews

One Industry Award

The author at one expert review site thought that this Benq PC monitor was very good. This was from Enostech.com who gave it an "Must Have".

Expert Reviews Are Good

The average expert rating of this LCD screen is 80% based on two expert reviews from sites including gadgetynews.com and PC Welt.de.

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Benq PC Displays Have Excellent Reviews

Based on 15,867 expert and user reviews (including 1,451 verified purchases), Benq has excellent ratings for its flatpanel monitors. 96% of those that bought a Benq PC screen would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.


Value For Money

Average Value for Money

The product has excellent reviews and is less than 18 months old but has mediocre features, and at £247.41 it is more expensive than 68% of PC screens.

Price Has Gone Up by £14 (6%)

There was a cheaper price of £233.66 at Primo IT 70 days ago.

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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 £247.41 was the cheapest. The cheapest price that we could find overseas was in the United States where the price is $299.00 (£388.55).

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Features

Does Not Have a Built-In USB Hub

Like most other LCD screens, the GL2706PQ does not have a built-in USB hub. 85% of LCD screens do not have a built-in USB hub.

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Only One HDMI Port

The GL2706PQ is a one HDMI port flatpanel monitor. Most of the other LCD screens have between one and five HDMI ports.

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2560 X 1440 Pixels Display Resolution

The GL2706PQ has a maximum display resolution of 2560 x 1440 pixels. That's 78% larger resolution than the most frequently found resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels. The best resolution of all LCD screens is 5120 x 2880 pixels and the worst is 320 x 240 pixels.

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Quite Narrow Viewing Angle, Vertical

The narrowest viewing angle, vertical of LCD screens is 10°, the widest is 180°, and the average viewing angle, vertical is 160°. The viewing angle, vertical of the GL2706PQ of only 160° is fairly narrow compared to most other PC screens. It is in the narrowest 19% of all LCD screens when ordered by this feature.

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Quite Fast Response Time

LCD screens have response times of between 1ms and 55ms, and the average response time is 5.7ms. The response time of the Benq GL2706PQ of only 1ms is in the fastest 4% of all LCD screens when sorted by this feature.

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Has a Built-In Speaker(s)

The Benq GL2706PQ has a built-in speaker(s). 53% of PC monitors do not have a built-in speaker(s).

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Has an Audio Output

The Benq GL2706PQ has an audio output, which is unusual. 88% of flatpanel monitors do not have an audio output.

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Age

Released 13 Months Ago

Benq released the GL2706PQ in July 2016.


Running Costs

High Running Costs

The average running cost of the GL2706PQ is £169 over 8 years based on average energy prices and usage levels, which makes it one of the more expensive to run LCD screens.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers 9hlfjlbqbe 2560x14401msdvihdmidp, 9hlfjlbqbe gl2706pq, info 2560x14401ms, benq 2560x1440, info gl2706pq, benq gl2706pq, code gl2706pq, benq p242414p, benq p240892p, bq9hlfjlbqbe, benq 350cdm2
Barcodes 04718755066412

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