Benq GW2320 Review
|4 Years Old|
|£58 Over 5 Years|
Why Has it Scored 69?
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It is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better LCD screens are available. View the latest flatpanel monitors 2018.
This PC monitor has running costs of £58 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 flatpanel monitors.
It has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
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Benq GW2320 In-Depth Analysis
Benq Has Excellent Reviews for Its PC Displays
We checked 22,424 user and expert reviews (including 1,896 verified purchases) for Benq LCD screens and found that on average Benq has excellent ratings. 96% of those that bought a Benq PC display would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.
Value For Money
Disappointing Value for Money
Whilst the product is cheaper than 89% of PC monitors, it has mediocre features, is over 6 months old and at £96.37 it does not seem like great value for money overall.
Running Costs Are OK
Based on typical usage levels and energy prices we estimate that the 5 year running cost of the GW2320 is £58, which is typical compared to the other 3,255 flatpanel monitors.
Released Over Four Years Ago
This PC display was released in October 2013.
Smaller Than Average Display Diagonal
The average display diagonal of all LCD screens is 25", with the smallest being 3.5" and the biggest being 95". The Benq GW2320's display diagonal of only 23" is smaller than average when compared to most other PC displays. It is smaller than 65% of all LCD screens when ordered by this feature.
1920 X 1080 Pixels Resolution
This LCD screen has a display resolution of 1920 x 1080 (Full HD)|1920 x 1080 pixels, which is typical of many PC monitors.
Slower Than Average Response Time
The response time of the Benq GW2320 of 14ms is in the slowest 4% of all PC screens when sorted by this feature. The response times of flatpanel monitors range from 1ms to 55ms, and the average response time is 5.5ms.
Does Not Have a Built-In Speaker(s)
The Benq GW2320 does not have a built-in speaker(s), although keep in mind that 53% of PC displays also do not have a built-in speaker(s).
Wider Than Average Horizontal Viewing Angle
The narrowest horizontal viewing angle of flatpanel monitors is 40°, the widest is 180°, and the average horizontal viewing angle is 170°. The horizontal viewing angle of the Benq GW2320 of 178° is in the widest 33% of all flatpanel monitors when sorted by this feature.
Wider Than Average Vertical Viewing Angle
The Benq GW2320's vertical viewing angle of 178° is wider than average when compared to most other flatpanel monitors. It is wider than 67% of all PC monitors when ranked by this feature. The vertical viewing angles of LCD screens range from 40° to 180°, and the average vertical viewing angle is 160°.
Average Contrast Ratio (typical)
The Benq GW2320's contrast ratio (typical) of 1,000 is relatively typical compared to most other PC displays. It is in the highest 23% of all PC displays when ordered by this feature.