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Benq ZOWIE XL2720

75

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Benq ZOWIE XL2720

£412.96
Benq ZOWIE XL2720
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A fully featured but 2 year old 27" flatpanel monitor, with alright running costs but representing only middle of the road value for money
27" 1920 X 1080 (Full HD) Pixels 12000000:1 Yes Jun 2016
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BenQ ZOWIE XL Series XL2720 - LED monitor - Full HD (1080p) - 27"
£412.96
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27" Zowie by BenQ XL2720 LED 144Hz Monitor, 1920x1080, 1ms, HDMI/DP/DVI/VGA, USB (Brand new, unopened) - on
£428.22
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BenQ Zowie XL2720 27inch LED 144Hz 1ms Monitor - Full HD 1080p, 1ms, HDMI, DVI (Brand new, unopened) - on
£433.46
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Benq ZOWIE XL2720 27" Full HD TN 3D Grey, Red computer monitor - 9H.LEWLB.RBE (Brand new, unopened) - on
£435.84
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BenQ ZOWIE XL2720 27-inch 144Hz E-Sports Monitor - Dark Grey (Brand new, unopened)
£453.79
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BenQ Zowie XL2720 27" 1920 x 1080 1ms VGA/HDMI/DVI/DP LED Monitor 9H.LEWLB.RBE (Brand new, unopened)
£479.86
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BenQ ZOWIE XL2720 27inch 144 hz e-Sports Monitor - Dark Grey (Brand new, unopened)
£517.16
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Benq ZOWIE XL2720 27" Full HD TN 3D Grey, Red computer monitor (Brand new, unopened)
£518.87
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Benq ZOWIE XL2720 27" Full HD TN Grey,Red Computer Monitor - 1920 X 1080 Pixels, (Brand new, unopened) - on
£465.59
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NEW! Benq Zowie Xl2720 68.6 Cm 27" Led Lcd Monitor 16_9 1 Ms 1920 X 1080 300 Cd/ (Brand new, unopened) - on
£469.55
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Benq Zowie Xl2720 27In Fhd 1Ms Response, 144Hz, Esports Gaming Monitor, Height Adjust Stand
£469.99
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BenQ ZOWIE XL2720 27-inch 144Hz E-Sports Monitor - Dark Grey (Brand new, unopened) - on
£517.99
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Benq ZOWIE XL2720 Review

With excellent features and at under 2 years old, we have ranked the Benq ZOWIE XL2720 number 33 in 3D monitors.
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Value for Money
Average
87
Features
Fully-Featured
83
Age
20 Months Old
69
Running Costs
£72 Over 5 Years
75
Overall Score
Very Good

Why Has it Scored 75?

NEC LCD screens have excellent reviews in general.
At over a year old this flatpanel monitor is slightly out of date, and newer PC displays with more up to date technology are available. View the latest PC monitors 2018.
It has running costs of £72 over 5 years, which puts it typical compared to the other 3,255 PC monitors that we have compared it to. View all energy saving PC screens.
This PC monitor has some great features:
Bigger than average display diagonal
Faster than average response time
Has a built-in USB hub
Has a microphone in
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Benq ZOWIE XL2720 In-Depth Analysis

Reviews Summary

Benq Has Excellent PC Monitor Reviews

We checked 22,424 expert and user reviews (including 1,896 verified purchases) for Benq PC monitors and found that on average Benq has excellent ratings. 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 very good features and is under 2 years old but at £412.96 it is more expensive than 83% of PC monitors.

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Cheaper in the United Kingdom Than Overseas

We checked 22 other countries for prices for the Benq ZOWIE XL2720 and the United Kingdom price of £412.96 was the cheapest.

The cheapest price that we could find overseas was in the United States where the price is $379.00 (£525.64).

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Running Costs

OK Running Costs

The average 5 year running cost of the ZOWIE XL2720 is £72 based on average energy prices, which is typical compared to the other 3,255 flatpanel monitors.

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Age

Released 20 Months Ago

This Benq PC display has been on the market since June 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 flatpanel monitors.

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Bigger Than Average Display Diagonal

The display diagonals of flatpanel monitors range from 3.5" to 95", and the average display diagonal is 25". The ZOWIE XL2720's display diagonal of 27" is bigger than 82% of all PC displays when ranked by this feature.

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Faster Than Average Response Time

The fastest response time of flatpanel monitors is 1ms, the slowest is 55ms, and the average response time is 5.5ms. The response time of the ZOWIE XL2720 of only 1ms is very fast compared to most other PC monitors. It is faster than 99% of all PC displays when ordered by this feature.

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Narrower Than Average Vertical Viewing Angle

PC screens have vertical viewing angles of between 40° and 180°, and the average vertical viewing angle is 160°. The ZOWIE XL2720's vertical viewing angle of only 160° is narrower than average when compared to most other flatpanel monitors. It is in the narrowest 11% of all flatpanel monitors when ranked by this feature.

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Narrower Than Average Horizontal Viewing Angle

The narrowest horizontal viewing angle of PC screens is 40°, the widest is 180°, and the average horizontal viewing angle is 170°. The horizontal viewing angle of the ZOWIE XL2720 of only 170° is narrower than average when compared to most other flatpanel monitors. It is in the narrowest 26% of all PC monitors when ordered by this feature.

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Does Not Have a Built-In Speaker(s)

The ZOWIE XL2720 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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Has a Built-In USB Hub

The ZOWIE XL2720 has a built-in USB hub, unlike 81% of PC screens which do not have a built-in USB hub.

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Average Contrast Ratio (typical)

The contrast ratio (typical) of the ZOWIE XL2720 of 1,000 is pretty average compared to most other LCD screens. It is in the highest 44% of all PC displays when sorted by this feature.

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Has a Microphone in

The ZOWIE XL2720 has a microphone in, unlike 98% of PC displays which do not have a microphone in.

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Two HDMI Ports

The ZOWIE XL2720 is a two HDMI port LCD screen. Most of the other flatpanel monitors have between one and five HDMI ports.

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3D

The ZOWIE XL2720 is 3D, which is unusual. 98% of flatpanel monitors are not 3D.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

benq monitortnled271691920x1080144hz1mshdmidi, benq 1920x10801msvgadvid2xhdmidpusb, benq xl2720zowie, benq p241761p, benq ldkev

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00840046035204, 04718755065460

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