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Benq Zowie XL2735 PC Monitor

27" 12000000:1 LED Flat Aug 2016
Display Diagonal Contrast Ratio (dynamic) Display Screen Shape Release Date £169.21 Electricity cost over 5 years
Four industry awards
Has a built-in USB hub
15 Reviews + 4 Awards Gold Editor's Choice Good Outstanding
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Four Industry Awards

This medium monitor has received four awards from experts.

Two expert review sites liked this PC screen. This LCD screen received a "Gold" award from website and it received a "Editor's Choice" award.

This flatpanel monitor received a "Good" award from and it received an "Outstanding" award from

Expert Reviews Are Average

The average expert rating of this LCD screen is 71 out of 100 based on five expert reviews from sites including Trusted Reviews,, PC and

Excellent Brand

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


Released Nine Months Ago

This medium monitor was released in August 2016.

Ports & Interfaces

Has a Built-In USB Hub

The Zowie XL2735 has a built-in USB hub. Most of the other medium monitors that were launched in the last 12 months do not have a built-in USB hub.

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Two HDMI Ports

The Benq Zowie XL2735 is a two HDMI port flatpanel monitor.

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Two people who reviewed this PC monitor thought it was good quality. said a few weeks ago “Excellent build quality” in their review of this PC monitor. Trusted Reviews mentioned last year “Reasonable image quality eventually” in their Benq Zowie XL2735 review.



We checked 302 medium monitors that have been around for the last year and they range in price from £59 to £2,399. We think that this LCD screen looks expensive compared to other medium monitors that have been around for the last year.


Running Costs Are High

The Zowie XL2735 is in the most expensive 6% of all 414 recently released PC screens that we have analysed for running costs. Based on average energy prices, we estimate the Zowie XL2735 will cost £170 over 8 years to run.


Has an HDCP

The Zowie XL2735 has an HDCP. Most of the other latest medium monitors also have an HDCP.

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Quite Narrow Viewing Angle, Vertical

With a viewing angle, vertical of only 160 degrees, the Benq Zowie XL2735 has a quite narrow viewing angle, vertical compared to most of the other medium monitors that were released around the same time as this PC monitor. The narrowest viewing angle, vertical of comparable spec flatpanel monitors that are a similar age to this PC monitor is 50°, the widest is 180°, and the average viewing angle, vertical is 170°.

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Quite Narrow Viewing Angle, Horizontal

With a viewing angle, horizontal of only 170 degrees, the Benq Zowie XL2735 has one of the narrower viewing angles, horizontal amongst LCD screens of this age. The viewing angles, horizontal of medium monitors that have been around for around the same time as this LCD screen range from 65° to 180°.

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Quite Fast Response Time

With a response time of only 1 millisecond, the Zowie XL2735 has a very fast response time compared to most of the other medium monitors that have been around for around the same time as this PC display. The response times of latest comparable spec LCD screens range from 1ms to 22ms.

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Product Identifiers

Barcodes 04718755066382

Benq Zowie XL2735 Review Sources

To prepare this Benq Zowie XL2735 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 692,148 product attributes, 78,562 PC monitor reviews and 8,073,300 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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