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Benq GW2455H

73

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Benq GW2455H

£108.21
Benq GW2455H
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A relatively new and good spec 23.6" flatpanel monitor, with low running costs but representing only moderate value for money
23.6" 1920 X 1080 (Full HD) Pixels 20000000:1 No Oct 2016
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Benq GW2455H Review

Released 1 year ago and with very good features, we have scored the Benq GW2455H as follows:
73
Reviews
3 Reviews
64
Value for Money
Good
75
Features
Good Features
86
Age
16 Months Old
71
Running Costs
£68 Over 5 Years
73
Overall Score
Very Good

Why Has it Scored 73?

It has good expert reviews but below average user reviews with an average overall rating of 48%. 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At over a year old this PC display is slightly out of date, and newer PC displays with more up to date technology are available. View the latest PC monitors 2018.
This PC monitor has running costs of £68 over 5 years, which puts it typical compared to the other 3,255 PC screens that we have compared it to. View all energy saving PC displays.
It has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
Wider than average horizontal viewing angle
Wider than average vertical viewing angle
Brilliant image quality
Flicker-free backlight for visual pleasure
Low blue light mode
3000:1 ultra high contrast for depth and definition
HDMI multimedia interface
Windows 8 compatible
EcoFACTS label
Energy star qualified
Slower than average response time
Does not have a built-in speaker(s)

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Benq GW2455H In-Depth Analysis

Reviews Summary

Good Expert Reviews

This PC display received an expert rating of 80 out of 100 from gadgetspeak.com.

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Benq Has Excellent PC Display Reviews

We checked 22,424 expert and user 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 LCD screen would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.

Value For Money

Disappointing Value for Money

Whilst the product is in the cheapest 83% of PC monitors, it has excellent reviews and is less than 18 months old but has average features, and at £108.21 it does not seem like great value for money overall.

Cheaper in the United Kingdom Than Overseas

We checked 22 other countries for prices for the Benq GW2455H and the United Kingdom price of £108.21 was the cheapest.

The cheapest price that we could find overseas was in the United States where the price is $199.99 (£277.37).

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Running Costs

Average Running Costs

The average 5 year running cost of the GW2455H is £68 based on average usage levels and energy prices, which is typical compared to the other 3,255 flatpanel monitors.

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Age

Released 16 Months Ago

This flatpanel monitor was released in October 2016.

Features

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 PC screens.

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Average Display Diagonal

The GW2455H's display diagonal of 23.6" is pretty average compared to most other flatpanel monitors. It is in the biggest 45% of all flatpanel monitors when sorted by this feature.

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Slower Than Average Response Time

Flatpanel monitors have response times of between 1ms and 55ms, and the average response time is 5.5ms. The response time of the Benq GW2455H of 8ms is slower than average when compared to most other flatpanel monitors. It is in the slowest 9% of all flatpanel monitors when ordered by this feature.

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Does Not Have a Built-In Speaker(s)

The Benq GW2455H does not have a built-in speaker(s). 53% of flatpanel monitors also do not have a built-in speaker(s).

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Wider Than Average Horizontal Viewing Angle

The horizontal viewing angle of the Benq GW2455H of 178° is wider than average when compared to most other flatpanel monitors. It is wider than 68% of all flatpanel monitors when ranked by this feature. The horizontal viewing angles of flatpanel monitors range from 40° to 180°, and the average horizontal viewing angle is 170°.

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Wider Than Average Vertical Viewing Angle

The vertical viewing angle of the Benq GW2455H of 178° is wider than 93% of all flatpanel monitors when ranked by this feature. The vertical viewing angles of PC screens range from 40° to 180°, and the average vertical viewing angle is 160°.

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Does Not Have a Built-In USB Hub

The Benq GW2455H does not have a built-in USB hub, although it is worth keeping in mind that 81% of PC monitors also do not have a built-in USB hub.

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Higher Than Average Contrast Ratio (typical)

The contrast ratio (typical) of the GW2455H of 3,000 is higher than average when compared to most other PC displays. It is higher than 91% of all PC displays when ordered by this feature.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

info 1920x10808ms, benq 1920x1080p, info gw2455h, acme gw2455h, benq gw2455h

Barcodes:

04718755059643

Benq GW2455H

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