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Benq PG2401PT

74

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Benq PG2401PT

£664.00
Benq PG2401
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A fully featured and multi award winning 24.1" PC monitor, with an Editor's Choice award from two expert review websites and 3 further awards from other expert sites
24.1" 1920 X 1200 Pixels 20000:1 No Aug 2013
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Benq PG2401 Review

With excellent reviews and features, we have ranked the Benq PG2401 number 741 in best selling monitors.
96
Reviews
11 Reviews + 5 Awards
53
Value for Money
Average
83
Features
Fully-Featured
62
Age
4 Years Old
56
Running Costs
£190 Over 5 Years
74
Overall Score
Very Good

Why Has it Scored 74?

It has great expert reviews and brilliant user reviews with 100% of buyers recommending this PC monitor to others. This PC monitor has received five awards including an "Editor's Choice" award from Photoreview.com.au plus one other site and more industry awards from Thg.ru plus two other sites. NEC LCD screens also have excellent reviews in general.
It is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer PC monitors 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 PG2401 has running costs of £190 over 5 years, which puts it in the most expensive 5% of all 3,255 LCD screens that we have compared it to. View all energy saving PC screens.
It has some great features:
1920 x 1200 pixels resolution
Perfect color authenticity
Full range of connectivity
Fine-Tuned presets
Ergonomic design
*Support colorimeter: x-rite i1 pro / i1 pro 2 / i1 display
Brightness uniformity function
Hardware calibration
Predictable colors with 14-bit 3d LUT
Wider than average horizontal viewing angle
Expand the spectrum on a 10-bit IPS panel
Excellent adobe RGB and CMYK coverage
Individually tested to verify performance
Certified print-quality display
Less-trouble soft proofing makes monitor to printing more efficient
Has a headphone out
Wider than average vertical viewing angle
Shading hood

Benq PG2401 Video Reviews

Benq PG2401 In-Depth Analysis

Reviews Summary

Five Industry Awards

This PC screen has received five awards from experts in PC monitors.

This LCD screen received an "Editor's Choice" award from both websites Photoreview.com.au and Reviewed.com, both of which concluded that this PC screen was phenomenally good.

The authors at three other expert review sites all concluded that this PC display was very good. This was from Thg.ru, Tomshardware.com and Tomshardware.co.uk who gave it an "Smart Buy".

Good Expert Reviews

The average expert rating of this PC display is 87 out of 100 based on five expert reviews from sites including PC Advisor.co.uk, photoreview.com.au, techadvisor.co.uk and reviewed.com. The PC monitor expert review sites think this flatpanel monitor is one of the better flatpanel monitors.

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Excellent User Reviews

Based on 6 user reviews the average user rating of this LCD screen is brilliant. 3 reviewers (100% of all reviewers) gave this PC monitor the highest possible rating of 5 stars and 100% of those asked said they would recommend buying it to others. This means that owners think this Benq flatpanel monitor is one of the very best flatpanel monitors.

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Benq Has Excellent Reviews for Its Flatpanel Monitors

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

Value For Money

Disappointing Value for Money

The product has excellent reviews and good features but is over 6 months old, and at £664.00 it is in the most expensive 8% of PC monitors.

Running Costs

High Running Costs

The PG2401 is one of the more expensive to run flatpanel monitors that we have looked at for running costs. Based on typical energy prices, we estimate the PG2401 will cost £190 over 5 years to run.

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Age

Released Over Four Years Ago

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

Features

Average Display Diagonal

The Benq PG2401's display diagonal of 24.1" is pretty standard compared to most other flatpanel monitors. It is bigger than 35% of all PC screens when ordered by this feature.

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1920 X 1200 Pixels Resolution

The largest display resolution of the Benq PG2401 is 1920 x 1200 pixels. That's 11% larger resolution than the most common resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels. The worst resolution of all PC screens is 320 x 240 pixels and the best is 5120 x 2880 pixels.

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Average Response Time

The response time of the Benq PG2401 of 5ms is pretty typical compared to most other PC screens. It is slower than 59% of all PC displays when ordered by this feature.

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Does Not Have a Built-In Speaker(s)

The Benq PG2401 does not have a built-in speaker(s), although this is within the context that 53% of flatpanel monitors also do not have a built-in speaker(s).

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Wider Than Average Horizontal Viewing Angle

The Benq PG2401's horizontal viewing angle of 178° is wider than 75% of all flatpanel monitors when sorted by this feature. Across all the PC displays the horizontal viewing angles range from 40° to 180°, and the average horizontal viewing angle is 170°.

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Wider Than Average Vertical Viewing Angle

The narrowest vertical viewing angle of flatpanel monitors is 40°, the widest is 180°, and the average vertical viewing angle is 160°. The Benq PG2401's vertical viewing angle of 178° is wider than 67% of all PC monitors when ordered by this feature.

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Average Contrast Ratio (typical)

The contrast ratio (typical) of the Benq PG2401 of 1,000 is relatively average compared to most other PC displays. It is in the highest 25% of all LCD screens when ranked by this feature.

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Has a Headphone Out

The Benq PG2401 has a headphone out. 89% of LCD screens do not have a headphone out.

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Has a Card Reader Integrated

The Benq PG2401 has a card reader integrated, which is unusual. 99% of PC screens do not have a card reader integrated.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

9hla5lbqbe pg2401pt, benq 9hla5lbqbe, benq pg2401pt, benq 350cdm2

Barcodes:

00840046028466, 04718755045127

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