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Benq PL460

Benq PL460
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A fully featured and gigantic display diagonal 1920 x 1080 pixels resolution PC monitor, with average running costs but representing only moderate value for money
46" 1920 X 1080 (Full HD) Pixels No 6.5ms Aug 2014
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Benq PL460 Review

With excellent features but at over 3 years old, we have ranked the Benq PL460 number 35 in large monitors.
52
Value for Money
Average
84
Features
Fully-Featured
70
Age
3 Years Old
56
Running Costs
£400 Over 5 Years
69
Overall Score
Good

Why Has it Scored 69?

NEC LCD screens have excellent reviews in general.
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 £400 over 5 years, which puts it in the most expensive 1% of all 3,255 flatpanel monitors that we have compared it to. View all energy saving flatpanel monitors.
It has some great features:
Bigger than average display diagonal
Has a built-in speaker(s)
Higher than average contrast ratio (typical)
Wider than average horizontal viewing angle

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Benq PL460 In-Depth Analysis

Reviews Summary

Benq Has Excellent PC Monitor Reviews

We checked 22,424 owner and expert reviews (including 1,896 verified purchases) for Benq PC displays 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.

Running Costs

High Running Costs

The PL460 is in the most expensive 1% of all 3,255 flatpanel monitors that we have analysed for running costs. Based on average usage levels and energy prices, we estimate the PL460 will cost £400 over 5 years to run.

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Age

Released Over Three Years Ago

This LCD screen was released in August 2014.

Features

Bigger Than Average Display Diagonal

Across all the flatpanel monitors the display diagonals range from 3.5" to 95", and the average display diagonal is 25". The display diagonal of the Benq PL460 of 46" is very big compared to most other flatpanel monitors. It is in the biggest 1% of all flatpanel monitors when sorted by this feature.

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1920 X 1080 Pixels Resolution

This flatpanel monitor has a display resolution of 1920 x 1080 (Full HD)|1920 x 1080 pixels, which is the most commonly found resolution on flatpanel monitors.

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Slower Than Average Response Time

The response time of the Benq PL460 of 6.5ms is slower than average when compared to most other LCD screens. It is in the slowest 18% of all flatpanel monitors when sorted by this feature. Across all the flatpanel monitors the response times range from 1ms to 55ms, and the average response time is 5.5ms.

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Has a Built-In Speaker(s)

The Benq PL460 has a built-in speaker(s), which is unusual. 53% of flatpanel monitors do not have a built-in speaker(s).

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Higher Than Average Contrast Ratio (typical)

The Benq PL460's contrast ratio (typical) of 4,000 is in the highest 6% of all PC displays when ordered by this feature.

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Wider Than Average Horizontal Viewing Angle

The Benq PL460's horizontal viewing angle of 178° is in the widest 18% of all PC displays when ordered by this feature. PC screens have horizontal viewing angles of between 40° and 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 PL460's vertical viewing angle of 178° is wider than average when compared to most other flatpanel monitors. It is in the widest 29% of all PC displays when ranked by this feature.

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Features Picture-in-Picture Support

The Benq PL460 features Picture-in-Picture support, unlike 95% of flatpanel monitors which do not feature Picture-in-Picture support.

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Has a Handheld Remote Control

The Benq PL460 has a handheld remote control, unlike 97% of flatpanel monitors which do not have a handheld remote control.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

benq deutschland gmbh 9hf0apqna2, benq 9hf0apmna3

Barcodes:

04718755046469

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