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Benq GW2450HM

72

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Benq GW2450HM

£128.04
Benq GW2450HM
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f1cd.ru Recommended apcmag.com Highly Recommended
A good spec and award winning 24" PC screen, with low running costs but representing only moderate value for money
24" 1920 X 1080 (Full HD) Pixels 20000000:1 No Oct 2013
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Benq GW2450HM Review

With excellent reviews and very good features, we have scored the Benq GW2450HM as follows:
85
Reviews
2 Reviews + 2 Awards
60
Value for Money
Good
77
Features
Good Features
63
Age
4 Years Old
70
Running Costs
£71 Over 5 Years
72
Overall Score
Very Good

Why Has it Scored 72?

It has good expert reviews with an average expert rating of 78%. This PC monitor has received two awards including a "Recommended" from F1cd.ru and a "Highly Recommended" from Apcmag.com. NEC LCD screens also have excellent reviews in general.
It is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer PC screens with better features are available. However this Benq PC monitor has good reviews so it may still be worth considering. View the latest PC monitors 2018.
The GW2450HM has running costs of £71 over 5 years, which puts it typical compared to the other 3,255 PC displays that we have compared it to. View all energy saving PC screens.
It has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
Wider than average vertical viewing angle
Has a built-in speaker(s)
Enjoyment for your everyday home and work life
VA LED leads the way
3000:1 ultra high contrast for depth and definition
Perfecting your audiovisual enjoyment with speakers
HDMI multimedia interface
Senseye 3 visual solution to your everyday viewing needs
Win 7 compatible
Slower than average response time

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Benq GW2450HM In-Depth Analysis

Reviews Summary

Two Industry Awards

Two expert review sites both liked this LCD screen. This Benq flatpanel monitor received a "Recommended" award from website F1cd.ru and the editor of website Apcmag.com gave it a "Highly Recommended" award, confirming their endorsement.

Average Expert Reviews

Based on two expert reviews from sites including Bit-Tech.net and apcmag.com the average expert rating of this LCD screen is 78%.

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Excellent Brand

We checked 22,424 expert and owner reviews (including 1,896 verified purchases) for Benq flatpanel monitors and found that on average Benq has excellent ratings compared to other manufacturers. 96% of those that bought a Benq PC display would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.

Value For Money

Poor Value for Money

Whilst the product is in the cheapest 74% of PC monitors, it has excellent reviews but average features and is over 6 months old, and at £128.04 it does not seem like great value for money overall.

Running Costs

Average Running Costs

The GW2450HM has an average 5 year running cost of £71 based on typical usage levels and energy prices, which is typical compared to the other 3,255 PC displays.

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Age

Released Over Four Years Ago

This PC screen has been on the market since October 2013.

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Features

Average Display Diagonal

The GW2450HM's display diagonal of 24" is pretty standard compared to most other flatpanel monitors. It is bigger than 40% of all flatpanel monitors when sorted by this feature.

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1920 X 1080 Pixels Resolution

This PC monitor has a display resolution of 1920 x 1080 (Full HD)|1920 x 1080 pixels, which is typical of many LCD screens.

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Slower Than Average Response Time

The response time of the GW2450HM of 12ms is slower than average when compared to most other flatpanel monitors. It is in the slowest 7% of all PC screens when sorted by this feature. The fastest response time of LCD screens is 1ms, the slowest is 55ms, and the average response time is 5.5ms.

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Has a Built-In Speaker(s)

The Benq GW2450HM has a built-in speaker(s), unlike 53% of PC monitors which do not have a built-in speaker(s).

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Average Horizontal Viewing Angle

The Benq GW2450HM's horizontal viewing angle of 178° is fairly average compared to most other flatpanel monitors. It is wider than 53% of all flatpanel monitors when ordered by this feature.

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Wider Than Average Vertical Viewing Angle

The GW2450HM's vertical viewing angle of 178° is in the widest 25% of all PC monitors when ranked by this feature. The narrowest vertical viewing angle of PC monitors is 40°, the widest is 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 GW2450HM of 3,000 is higher than 92% of all LCD screens when sorted by this feature.

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Has a Headphone Out

The GW2450HM has a headphone out, unlike 89% of flatpanel monitors which do not have a headphone out.

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Has an AC Cables Included

The number of cables included found on the Benq GW2450HM is more than most PC monitors. The most commonly found cables included is USB, but this cables included is not found on this flatpanel monitor. The cables included AC are also found on this PC screen.

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Product Identifiers

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benq 9hl8rladbe, benq 1920x1080, benq gw2450hm

Benq GW2450HM

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