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Benq GW2870H PC Monitor

£664.20
28" 1920 X 1080 20000000:1 LED Sep 2015
Display Diagonal Display Resolution Contrast Ratio (dynamic) Display Release Date £71.78 Electricity cost over 5 years
Average expert reviews
Reasonably priced
Does not have good features
7 Reviews
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Reviews

Average Expert Reviews

On average, based on two expert reviews from sites including Trusted Reviews and gadgetspeak.com the average expert rating of this PC display is 73%.

Benq Flatpanel Monitors Have Excellent Reviews

Based on 10,044 owner and expert reviews (including 862 verified purchases), Benq has excellent ratings for its PC monitors. Benq also has excellent ratings specifically within its medium monitors range compared to other manufacturers. 96% of those that bought a Benq PC screen would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.


Features

Does Not Have Good Features

One Benq GW2870H reviewer who reviewed it considered that it did not have good features. Gadgetspeak.com said “Lack of features” in their review of this PC monitor.


Price

Price Has Gone Up by £123.20 (19%)

There was a cheaper price of £541 on Amazon UK 44 days ago.Our unique forecasting algorithm looks at historic price trends and predicts the most likely price change over the next 2 weeks. There is a 74% chance that the price will go up further. However the future is never certain and there remains a 26% chance that the price will actually go back down.

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Reasonably Priced

One Benq GW2870H reviewer who reviewed this PC monitor considered that it was good value for money. Amazon Customer wrote in their Benq GW2870H review “Exceeded expectations, great colour, very sturdy, crystal clear, excellent value for money”.

Pricey

We think this Benq LCD screen looks expensive compared to other PC displays of this age and spec. We checked 483 PC displays of this age and spec and they range in price from £50 to £3,769.


Design

Robust

One Benq GW2870H reviewer said in their reviews that the Benq GW2870H was strong and durable.

Well Designed

One Benq GW2870H reviewer who bought this PC monitor mentioned that it was well designed. Gadgetspeak.com wrote “Smart, subtle design” in their Benq GW2870H review.


Energy

OK Running Costs

The GW2870H has an average running cost of £72 over 8 years based on average usage levels and energy prices, which is typical compared to the other 648 PC displays of this age and spec.


Other

Released Over a Year Ago

It was September 2015 when this flatpanel monitor was released.


Multimedia

Does Not Have a Built-In Speaker(s)

The GW2870H does not have a built-in speaker(s). Most of the other medium monitors that were released more than a year ago do have a built-in speaker(s).

We compared this LCD screen to all the other PC displays with a built-in speaker(s) and we think the LG 34UC97C (£649.98), the Eizo FlexScan EV2750 (£657.22), or the NEC EA275UHD (£629.65) are also worth considering.

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Display

Only 1920 X 1080 Pixels Display Resolution

This flatpanel monitor has a display resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels, which is the most commonly found display resolution on LCD screens of this type and age.

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Quite Wide Viewing Angle, Vertical

The Benq GW2870H has a quite wide viewing angle, vertical (178 degrees) compared to most of the other PC monitors of a similar spec and age to this flatpanel monitor. The average viewing angle, vertical of PC monitors that have been on the market for a similar time to this LCD screen is 170°.

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Fairly Wide Viewing Angle, Horizontal

PC screens that were released more than a year ago have viewing angles, horizontal of between 80° and 180°. With a viewing angle, horizontal of 178 degrees, the GW2870H has a fairly wide viewing angle, horizontal compared to most of the other PC screens that have been around for around the same time as this PC screen.

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Has an HDCP

The GW2870H has an HDCP, as do most of the other medium monitors that have been on the market for around the same time as this PC monitor.

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Ports & Interfaces

Two HDMI Ports

The GW2870H is a two HDMI port PC display.

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Certificates

Has an Energy Star Certified

The GW2870H has an Energy Star certified. Most of the other similar spec PC monitors that have been around for a comparable time to this PC monitor also have an Energy Star certified.

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Packaging Content

Has Two Cables Included

The number of cables included found on the GW2870H is more than most similar spec PC screens that have been around for a comparable time to it. This Benq flatpanel monitor has an AC cables included, which is the most commonly found cables included found on PC screens of this type and age. The cables included "VGA" is also found on this flatpanel monitor.

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Product Identifiers

Barcodes 04718755059728

Benq GW2870H Review Sources

To prepare this Benq GW2870H review we compared this PC monitor to 3,052 other models. For each PC monitor that we compared, we collated thousands of pieces of information including technical specs, reviews, and prices. In total we analysed 691,708 product attributes, 78,213 PC monitor reviews and 8,104,600 historical PC monitor prices from 203 PC monitor retailers. We then picked out the standout features of this PC monitor compared to the other models as well as any areas where this PC monitor is lacking.

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