Benq XL2720 vs HP Pavilion 27
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Benq XL2720vsHP Pavilion 27

Benq XL2720

81

Overall Score

81

Overall Score

Benq XL2720

£198.00
£51.66
Our Verdict:
A fully featured and multi award winning 27" PC monitor, with a Platinum award from two expert review websites and 12 further awards from other expert sites
92
Reviews
502 Reviews + 14 Awards
82
Value for Money
Very Good
83
Features
Fully-Featured
63
Age
4 Years Old
67
Running Costs
£72 Over 5 Years
81
Overall Score
Excellent
27" 1920 X 1080 (Full HD) Pixels 12000000:1 Yes Jan 2014
Display Diagonal Display Resolution Dynamic Contrast Ratio 3D Release Date
Display Diagonal 27"
Display Resolution 1920 X 1080 (Full HD) Pixels
Dynamic Contrast Ratio 12000000:1
3D Yes
Release Date Jan 2014
HP Pavilion 27

73

Overall Score

73

Overall Score

HP Pavilion 27

£739.98
Our Verdict:
A very economical to run and award winning 27" PC display, with great features but representing only average value for money
89
Reviews
100 Reviews + 1 Award
52
Value for Money
Average
81
Features
Fully-Featured
59
Age
4 Years Old
91
Running Costs
£36 Over 5 Years
73
Overall Score
Very Good
27" 1920 X 1080 (Full HD) Pixels 100000000:1 No Mar 2013 A
Display Diagonal Display Resolution Dynamic Contrast Ratio 3D Release Date Energy Efficiency
Display Diagonal 27"
Display Resolution 1920 X 1080 (Full HD) Pixels
Dynamic Contrast Ratio 100000000:1
3D No
Release Date Mar 2013
Energy Efficiency A
Benq XL2720

81

Overall Score

81

Overall Score

Benq XL2720

£198.00
£51.66
Our Verdict:
A fully featured and multi award winning 27" PC monitor, with a Platinum award from two expert review websites and 12 further awards from other expert sites
92
Reviews
502 Reviews + 14 Awards
82
Value for Money
Very Good
83
Features
Fully-Featured
63
Age
4 Years Old
67
Running Costs
£72 Over 5 Years
81
Overall Score
Excellent
27" 1920 X 1080 (Full HD) Pixels 12000000:1 Yes Jan 2014
Display Diagonal Display Resolution Dynamic Contrast Ratio 3D Release Date
Display Diagonal 27"
Display Resolution 1920 X 1080 (Full HD) Pixels
Dynamic Contrast Ratio 12000000:1
3D Yes
Release Date Jan 2014
HP Pavilion 27

73

Overall Score

73

Overall Score

HP Pavilion 27

£739.98
Our Verdict:
A very economical to run and award winning 27" PC display, with great features but representing only average value for money
89
Reviews
100 Reviews + 1 Award
52
Value for Money
Average
81
Features
Fully-Featured
59
Age
4 Years Old
91
Running Costs
£36 Over 5 Years
73
Overall Score
Very Good
27" 1920 X 1080 (Full HD) Pixels 100000000:1 No Mar 2013 A
Display Diagonal Display Resolution Dynamic Contrast Ratio 3D Release Date Energy Efficiency
Display Diagonal 27"
Display Resolution 1920 X 1080 (Full HD) Pixels
Dynamic Contrast Ratio 100000000:1
3D No
Release Date Mar 2013
Energy Efficiency A

Top Prices

Benq XL2720 HP Pavilion 27
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BENQ XL2720T 27" LED 3D 1080p DVI HDMI DP FHD 2MS 9H.LA4LB.QBE (£165 ExVAT) (Brand new, unopened) - on
£198.00
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Maplin Electronics
BenQ XL2720 27inch Gaming Monitor (Used)
£249.66
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£249.99
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BenQ XL2720Z 27" 144Hz 1ms GTG Response Time Gaming Monitor
£319.98
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Overclockers UK
£359.99
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Carbon8
£379.56
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BT Business Direct
BenQ XL2720 Zowie 27 1920x1080 2ms USB DP HDMI DVI-D LED Gaming
£434.78
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Ex Demo Hut
£453.60
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BENQ XL2720 MONITOR 27" LED 3D FULL HD 1920X1080 TIME OF REPLY 1 MS CONTRAST (Brand new, unopened) - on
£460.73
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Gameseek
Benq Xl2720 Zowie 27Inch Gaming Monitor
£467.28
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BenQ XL2720 (27 inch) LED Monitor 1000_1 300 cd/m2 1920 x 1080 1ms (Black) (Brand new, unopened) - on
£484.98
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BenQ XL2720Z (27 inch) LED Monitor 1000_1 300 cd/m2 1920x1080 1ms (Black) (Brand new, unopened) - on
£584.98
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HP Pavilion 27-n130na AIO Desktop, Intel Core i3-4170T 3.2 GHz, 8GB RAM, 1TB HDD, 27 FHD, DVDRW, AMD R7, WIFI, Webcam, Bluetooth, Windows 10 Home 64
£739.98
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CompAdvance
£799.99
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Ex Demo Hut
£940.80
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John Lewis
HP Pavilion 27-a259na All-in-One PC Desktop, Intel Core i5, 16GB RAM, 2TB HDD, NVIDIA 930MX, 27 Full HD, Blizzard White
£1,199.95
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HP Pavilion 27 TOUCH Desktop i7-7700K 500GB SSD 16GB All-in-One faster 27-a240se (Brand new, unopened)
£1,371.47
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HP Pavilion 27-a071a 2.8GHz i7-6700T 27" 1920 x 1080pixels Touchscreen White All (Brand new, unopened)
£1,390.82
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HP Pavilion 27 TOUCH Desktop i7-7700K 6TB HD 32GB RAM All-in-One fast 27-a250qd (Brand new, unopened)
£1,515.91
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HP Pavilion 27 TOUCH Desktop i7-7700K 1TB SSD 32GB RAM All-in-One fast 27-a220xt (Brand new, unopened)
£1,588.13
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HP Pavilion 27 TOUCH Desktop i7-7700K 2TB SSD 32GB RAM All-in-One faster 27-a230 (Brand new, unopened)
£1,804.79
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HP Pavilion 27 TOUCH Desktop i7-7700K 4TB SSD 32GB RAM All-in-One fast 27-a230qe (Brand new, unopened)
£2,310.33
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Reasons For

Benq XL2720 HP Pavilion 27
8 Reasons For
3D
The Benq XL2720 is a 3D PC monitor, whereas the HP Pavilion 27 is not 3D.

Monitors that are 3D compatible are able to display 3D images. Some monitors will require you to wear special glasses to appreciate the 3D affect.

A 3D monitor allows you to view 3D content on the monitor such as 3D films, 3D games or 3D applications.

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6x Faster Response Time
The Benq XL2720 is a 1ms response time PC monitor. That's 6ms faster than the HP Pavilion 27 (7ms).

The response time on a PC monitor is a measure of how quickly the monitor reacts to image data sent by the computer's graphics card. Fast response times are particularly important for gamers, who should ideally look for a response time of 8 milliseconds or less.

A faster (shorter) response time is better because fast moving graphics will appear smoother and the gaming experience will feel more responsive.

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£542 Cheaper
The Benq XL2720 costs £541.98 less than the HP Pavilion 27.
More Shops Are Selling it
A greater number of stores increases the chances of this PC monitor remaining in stock and also increases the price competition amongst retailers for the product.
13 More Awards
The Benq XL2720 has 14 awards, whereas the HP Pavilion 27 has 1 award.
Expert Reviews Are a Lot Better
The average expert review score of the Benq XL2720 is 85% based on 53 reviews, however the average rating of the HP Pavilion 27 is 74% (based on 19 reviews).
Better Brand
Benq PC monitors have an average rating of 90.1%, whereas HP has an average rating of 81.3%.
Better Digital Versus Review Score
The Benq XL2720 has a review score of 100% from Digital Versus, whereas the HP Pavilion 27 only has a rating of 60% from the same site.
4 Reasons For
18° Wider Vertical Viewing Angle
The HP Pavilion 27 is a 178° vertical viewing angle PC monitor. That's 18° wider than the Benq XL2720 (160°).

The vertical viewing angle dictates the maximum angle at which the monitor can be properly viewed.

A larger viewing angle means that the screen can be watched from many different parts of a room successfully. Conversely, a very small viewing angle means you would effectively have to sit directly in front of the monitor to be able to view the screen successfully.

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8° Wider Horizontal Viewing Angle
The HP Pavilion 27 has a horizontal viewing angle of 178°, whereas the Benq XL2720 is only a 170° horizontal viewing angle PC monitor (8° narrower).

The horizontal viewing angle dictates the maximum angle at which the monitor can be properly viewed.

A larger viewing angle means that the monitor can be watched from many different parts of a room successfully. Conversely, a very small viewing angle means you would effectively have to sit directly in front of the monitor to be able to view the screen successfully.

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Built-In Speaker(s)
The HP Pavilion 27 has a built-in speaker(s), whereas the Benq XL2720 does not have a built-in speaker(s).

Built in speakers allow you to output sound through the monitor without any need for external speakers.

With built in speakers you can use the monitor like a TV for watch videos to listening to music.

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Cheaper to Run by £36 Over Five Years
The HP Pavilion 27 only costs £36 to run over five years however the Benq XL2720 costs £72 to run (101% more).
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Reasons Against

Benq XL2720 HP Pavilion 27
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Reviews & Awards

Awards

The Benq XL2720 has more awards than the HP Pavilion 27. The Benq XL2720 has 14 awards, where as the HP Pavilion 27 has 1 award. Compare all award winning PC monitors.
Benq XL2720 HP Pavilion 27
14 Awards Best
benchmarkhardware.com: Gold Digital Versus: 5 Star f1cd.ru: Recommended fz.se: Silver gamestar.de: Platinum hardware.info: Silver Award HEXUS.net: Approved insidehardware.it: Platinum Les Numeriques.com: 5 Star neitsabes.fr: Very Good PC Mag: Editor's Choice tomshardware.co.uk: Smart Buy tomshardware.com: Smart Buy vortez.net: Platinum
1 Award
Digitaltrends.com: Recommended Product

Average Expert Rating

The Benq XL2720 has better expert reviews than the HP Pavilion 27. The average expert reviews score for the Benq XL2720 is 85% based on 53 reviews, where as the average score for the HP Pavilion 27 is 74% based on 19 reviews.
Benq XL2720 HP Pavilion 27
Best
5 stars
10 reviews
4 stars
9 reviews
3 stars
1 review
2 stars
0 reviews
1 star
0 reviews
5 stars
0 reviews
4 stars
8 reviews
3 stars
1 review
2 stars
0 reviews
1 star
0 reviews

Average User Rating

The Benq XL2720 and the HP Pavilion 27 have identical average user review scores. For both PC monitors the average user review score is 91%.
Benq XL2720 HP Pavilion 27
Best
5 stars
273 reviews
4 stars
55 reviews
3 stars
15 reviews
2 stars
9 reviews
1 star
14 reviews
Best
5 stars
50 reviews
4 stars
9 reviews
3 stars
5 reviews
2 stars
0 reviews
1 star
3 reviews

Average Brand Rating

Benq has a better average brand rating than HP. The average brand rating for Benq is 90.09% based on 22,947 reviews, where as the average brand rating for HP is 81.25% based on 2,563 reviews.
Benq XL2720 HP Pavilion 27
Benq

90

90

Based on 22,947 reviews
HP

81

81

Based on 2,563 reviews

Proportion of Users That Recommend It

For both the Benq XL2720 than the HP Pavilion 27 the same percentage of owners recommend the product. In both cases 6.6% recommend the product, based on a total of 499 reviews for the Benq XL2720 and 499 reviews for the Benq XL2720.

PC Mag Review Score

Benq XL2720 HP Pavilion 27
PC Mag logo
Once again, BenQ has a winner on its hands with the new XL2720Z ($529) gaming monitor. Like its predecessor, the BenQ XL2720T£419.99 at Amazon, the XL2720Z%displayPrice% at %seller% lets you take your game to new levels, with a fast pixel response a...
Editor's Choice
The BenQ XL2720Z is designed for gamers and loaded with features. It's a bit more expensive than a typical 27-inch monitor, but if extreme gaming performance is what you're after, it's money well spent......
Apr 2014
PC Mag logo
There's something about a frame with no bezel that catches your eye, which is one reason why we're starting to see more and more monitors sporting the "floating screen" design. One such model, the HP Pavilion 27xi, features a 27-inch IPS panel and....
The HP Pavilion 27xi is a beautifully designed 27-inch monitor featuring a bezel-less cabinet and a gorgeous IPS panel. Performance is solid but the panel?s reflective coating can be distracting....
Jan 2013

Digital Versus Review Score

Benq XL2720 HP Pavilion 27
Best
Digital Versus logo
Hot on the heels of its T-series monitors?including the excellent XL2420T and XL2720T we recently reviewed?BenQ has updated its gaming range with a new line of Z-series displays. On paper......
5 Star
Excellent response time
144 Hz refresh rate
Good contrast 1060 1)
Effective Motion Blur Reduction function
Compatible with Nvidia 3D Vision 2
Excellent hardware and handling
TN display, screen looks dark when viewed from below
Crosstalk in 3D mode
Nvidia 3D Vision 2 is the only option for 3D gaming
The BenQ XL2720Z doesn't make too many crazy changes to the excellent XL2720T gaming monitor. In fact, with the same casing and stand plus the same basic hardware features, it's more like a revamped version of BenQ's star gaming monitor. That said, i...
Feb 2014
Digital Versus logo
Despite its all-plastic chassis, the HP Pavilion x2 looks like it's good quality and well-made, with no apparent flaws. The pearly white plastic is nice to touch and has the advantage of not showing up fingerprints. The computer is easy to pick up th...
Light and streamlined
Good keyboard
Manages its temperature well
Battery life 6
Absurdly affordable
Light and thin
Studio tuned speakers
Very good image quality
Accurate color rendition
Sharp looking chassis
Lger et peu encombrant
Bon clavier
Gestion de la chaleur
Autonomie 6 30)
Dalle lumineuse et contraste
Angles de vue ouverts
Autonomie
Ports USB 2.0 standards (et non micro ou mini USB
Clavier dtachable
Licence d'une anne pour Office 365 Personal
Helder, contrastrijk scherm met ruime kijkhoeken
Goede batterijduur
USB 2.0 poort van normale grootte (geen micro of mini)
Toetsenbord dock
Office 365 Personal licentie voor een jaar
Windows 8.1
Limited connections
CPUGPU combo not very powerful
Sound needs work
Tiny amount of memory
Limited storage options
Resolution limited to HD only
Limited stand adjustment
No VESA mounts on back
Can't be mounted on an ergonomic stand
No DisplayPort
Connectique limite
Partie CPU et GPU peu puissante
Partie audio revoir
Faible rsolution de l'cran 1280 x 800 pixels)
Garantie de 12 mois seulement
1280800 2G
Lage schermresolutie 1280 x 800 pixels)
Slechts 12 maanden garantie
WXGA
The HP Pavilion x2 is a good choice if you want an inexpensive laptop for performing basic tasks (word processing, watching videos, non-heavy-duty games) that runs Windows 8.1 and has good battery life. Beyond these tasks, this HP is soon out of its ...
Aug 2015

IT Reviews.com Review Score

Benq XL2720 HP Pavilion 27
IT Reviews.com logo
BenQ knows what gamers crave. Earlier this year its 24-inch BenQ XL2420TX monitor snagged an Editors? Choice award for its great performance and robust feature set. BenQ?s latest effort, the BenQ XL2720T, offers the same feature set but this time aro...
The BenQ XL2720T is a full featured 27-inch gaming monitor that delivers blazing pixel response, sharp colors, and inky blacks. It's a bit pricey but it offers every video input you'll need and is packed with features......
Aug 2013
IT Reviews.com logo
There?s something about a frame with no bezel that catches your eye, which is one reason why we?re starting to see more and more monitors sporting the ?floating screen? design. One such model, the HP Pavilion 27xi, features a 27-in....
The HP Pavilion 27xi is a beautifully designed 27-inch monitor featuring a bezel-less cabinet and a gorgeous IPS panel....
Feb 2013

Date Released

Benq XL2720 HP Pavilion 27
50 months old Best 60 months old

Key Features

3D

Monitors that are 3D compatible are able to display 3D images. Some monitors will require you to wear special glasses to appreciate the 3D affect.

A 3D monitor allows you to view 3D content on the monitor such as 3D films, 3D games or 3D applications.

Benq XL2720 HP Pavilion 27
Best
Yes
No

Response Time

The response time on a PC monitor is a measure of how quickly the monitor reacts to image data sent by the computer's graphics card. Fast response times are particularly important for gamers, who should ideally look for a response time of 8 milliseconds or less.

A faster (shorter) response time is better because fast moving graphics will appear smoother and the gaming experience will feel more responsive.

Vertical Viewing Angle

The vertical viewing angle dictates the maximum angle at which the monitor can be properly viewed.

A larger viewing angle means that the screen can be watched from many different parts of a room successfully. Conversely, a very small viewing angle means you would effectively have to sit directly in front of the monitor to be able to view the screen successfully.

Horizontal Viewing Angle

The horizontal viewing angle dictates the maximum angle at which the monitor can be properly viewed.

A larger viewing angle means that the monitor can be watched from many different parts of a room successfully. Conversely, a very small viewing angle means you would effectively have to sit directly in front of the monitor to be able to view the screen successfully.

Built-in Speaker(s)

Built in speakers allow you to output sound through the monitor without any need for external speakers.

With built in speakers you can use the monitor like a TV for watch videos to listening to music.

Benq XL2720 HP Pavilion 27
Best
No
Yes

Width

Energy Efficiency

Energy Efficiency Class

Benq XL2720 HP Pavilion 27
No data

Running Costs Over 5 Years

PC monitor running costs calculated based on an average of 8 hours of use per day. The running cost comprises the electricity cost when using the PC monitor and the electricity standby cost. Compare all energy saving PC monitors.

Environmental Impact

We have calculated the amount of CO2 that will be generated by running each of these PC monitors for 5 years. We have then converted that into the number of tree seedlings that you would need to plant and grow for 10 years in order to offset that amount of CO2.
Benq XL2720
Benq
XL2720
9 trees 0.36 tonnes CO2
HP Pavilion 27
HP
Pavilion 27
5 trees 0.18 tonnes CO2 (Best)

Review Analysis

Product Quality

For both the HP Pavilion 27 and the Benq XL2720 reviewers thought the product quality was excellent.
Benq XL2720 HP Pavilion 27
  • It has average image quality…
  • Quality is outstanding…
    Shane Murphy - June 2014
  • Excellent monitor with fantastic picture quality…
    Simo - September 2015
  • It has a great quality picture and ideal size…
    Teriesa - December 2014
  • The picture quality is great, colour reproduction needs tweaking…
    Poiote Ruambats - August 2015
  • The stand that it is on is solid and the whole thing appears to be really well made…
    Scott - February 2016
  • Or even if you just want a high quality monitor…
    Rob - May 2015
  • Impressed by the solid quality and thought put into the feature set…
    Jason R. - June 2014
  • Very sturdy and well made…
    Zlorna - May 2015
  • Easy to set up, really good user experience, super fast refresh rate and good build quality…
    TROB - February 2016
  • Very pleased with the quality of the monitor…
    Lizwil - February 2015
  • HP) the picture quality is very good Bottom line…
    MGC - November 2015
  • For a fraction of the price this provides exactly the same quality…
    Dominique H. - February 2014
  • Size and Weight

    Reviewers thought the Benq XL2720 size and weight was excellent, and thought the HP Pavilion 27 size and weight was very good.
    Benq XL2720 HP Pavilion 27
  • This screen is slim, sleek and aesthetically pleasing –…
    Techradar.com - September 2014
  • It is weighty, no shimmy…
    CYMBURLEIGH - October 2014
  • It has a great quality picture and ideal size…
    Teriesa - December 2014
  • Frame on the corner is quite thin…
    PizzaBoy - June 2015
  • * Quality construction * The design is top notch…
    Ben Matthews - March 2015
  • The stand is quite heavy…
    Dean bailey - March 2015
  • It has a sleek design and the base is heavy which is great because it increases stability…
    Daniel Kania - December 2015
  • Heavy gamer highly recommended for…
    Alex cornell - October 2015
  • The monitor has a nice matte bezel, which isn't too thick.
  • It becomes apparent that the movement range of the stand is superior because of the weighty and solid construction…
  • The thinner the better…
    Digitaltrends.com - April 2013
  • Slim, Smart looking design though backside ports are a bit difficult to reach…
    Nazmul - April 2016
  • Design

    Reviewers of the Benq XL2720 thought the design was excellent, and thought the HP Pavilion 27 design was very good.
    Benq XL2720 HP Pavilion 27
  • This screen is slim, sleek and aesthetically pleasing –…
    Techradar.com - September 2014
  • It's a practical display that's responsive and smooth…
    Digitalversus.com - November 2013
  • The build quality and design is great…
    Tom - January 2015
  • If you're switching from something like that then you'll notice it's a very beautiful screen, good resolution…
    Stephen - November 2014
  • The colours, brightness and gamma were pretty bad for my personal preference…
    Sean Etherington - March 2016
  • Very very Sexy! Bit on the expensive side…
    Rob Gregory - September 2014
  • Great monitor beautiful picture and actual size not class size…
    DealAholic - December 2015
  • What a lovely screen fantastic picture and nice looking…
    Zlorna - May 2015
  • In games and films you notice patches of squares bunched together of different color tones that really stand out as it can't display the correct variation of colors properly to give a smooth gradient in the image…
    Blade Runner - May 2014
  • * Quality construction * The design is top notch…
    Ben Matthews - March 2015
  • Slim, Smart looking design though backside ports are a bit difficult to reach…
    Nazmul - April 2016
  • Computer is beautifully designed! However, set-up was a nightmare…
    Stan - June 2016
  • Keyboard is a little small and mouse not ergonomic…
    Vanessa - March 2016
  • It's a shame that this beautiful computer had so many problems…
    Stan - June 2016
  • Although it's beautiful on the outside…
    KevinRichard - December 2015
  • The screen itself is really nice and elegant…
    Thang Doan - March 2014
  • This monitor is beautiful…
    Christopher D. - July 2013
  • Robustness

    Reviews for the HP Pavilion 27 mention that robustness was excellent, and reviews for the Benq XL2720 mention that robustness was very good.
    Benq XL2720 HP Pavilion 27
  • Solid and functional, screen has a variety of angles…
    CYMBURLEIGH - October 2014
  • The build is really good…
    Scott - February 2016
  • The stand that it is on is solid and the whole thing appears to be really well made…
    Scott - February 2016
  • Well packaged easy to build and plenty of settings to muck around with…
    Robert goodall - December 2014
  • Impressed by the solid quality and thought put into the feature set…
    Jason R. - June 2014
  • Very sturdy and well made…
    Zlorna - May 2015
  • Easy to set up, really good user experience, super fast refresh rate and good build quality…
    TROB - February 2016
  • * Quality construction * The design is top notch…
    Ben Matthews - March 2015
  • The stand is robust, stylish and allows the screen to be set just how you want…
    Gruddle - June 2015
  • The build quality is very impressive…
    Daiv Engineer - January 2015
  • Performance is solid…
    PC Mag - January 2013
  • In the world or dying desktops this is a solid reminder of why desktops are still so important…
    Nelson L. - October 2015
  • Box was a little bent (UPS is not trustworthy…
    Vanessa - March 2016
  • Ease of Use

    Reviewers of the Benq XL2720 thought the ease of use was excellent, and thought the HP Pavilion 27 ease of use was very good.
    Benq XL2720 HP Pavilion 27
  • It's a practical display that's responsive…
    Digitalversus.com - November 2013
  • Has a nice light sensitive button interface on the right side of the screen…
  • It will require patience to find the settings that suit you best…
    Steven - January 2015
  • Well packaged easy to build and plenty of settings to muck around with…
    Robert goodall - December 2014
  • If you intend to use the blur reduction function then you might want to hold off…
    Tony - April 2014
  • The immersion is just so worth the adjustment and you can even save your settings on this nifty little magnetic button that just sticks to the base of the monitor…
    Grant J. - September 2015
  • It is not recommended to use this monitor for photo…
    Cb - December 2015
  • Easy to put together…
    Zlorna - May 2015
  • Easy to set up, really good user experience, super fast refresh rate…
    TROB - February 2016
  • Easy to use menu, many connection ports, handle to hanging your headset is some of the extra you will have with this monitor…
    Voukas Georgios - March 2015
  • Very easy to setup…
    E the Geek - February 2016
  • The stand was easy to assemble and it's plug…
    The Hungry Meerkat - December 2013
  • Very pleased with the quality of the monitor and very easy to set-up…
    Lizwil - February 2015
  • Cant wait to use it more tomorrow…
    Christopher D. - July 2013
  • Price

    Reviews for the HP Pavilion 27 mention that price was excellent, and reviews for the Benq XL2720 mention that price was very good.
    Benq XL2720 HP Pavilion 27
  • A great option if you can pick it up cheap…
  • The best monitor for the price…
    ThePcGamer - October 2015
  • Movies and pictures are clear and sharp and a good price…
    Robert goodall - December 2014
  • This is a great panel, at a decent price…
    Rich Cartwright - October 2015
  • Very very Sexy! Bit on the expensive side…
    Rob Gregory - September 2014
  • It doesn't feel "cheap." And, of course…
    Cb - December 2015
  • Has some great features for a GREAT price ;…
    Epic - November 2016
  • If you are wondering if it is worth your time to get this computer at a good price and just risk having to return it one or two times until you get a good one, take a look at the return policy for computers…
    Anonymous - August 2015
  • The computer is good for that price…
    Alexis R. - November 2014
  • Great pc for the price, cant beat it…
    Dennis S. - October 2015
  • Very good monitor for the price, you'll do well to find one for a better price…
    Kieran - July 2015
  • For a fraction of the price this provides exactly the same quality…
    Dominique H. - February 2014
  • This is a bargain…
    Donald M. - February 2014
  • Specification

     
     
     
    Display Benq XL2720 HP Pavilion 27
    Display Diagonal 27" 27"
    Display Resolution
    1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
     1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
    1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
     1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
    Dynamic Contrast Ratio
    100000000:1
     100000000:1
    100000000:1
     100000000:1
    Response Time 1ms
    BEST
    7ms
    Vertical Viewing Angle 160° 178°
    BEST
    Horizontal Viewing Angle 170° 178°
    BEST
    Typical Contrast Ratio
    1000:1
     1000:1
    1000:1
     1000:1
    Display
    LED LCD
     LED
     LCD
    LED LCD
     LED
     LCD
    Supported Graphics Resolutions
    1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
     1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
    1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
     1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
    Supported Video Modes
    1080p
     1080p
    1080p
     1080p
    HD Type
    Full HD
     Full HD
    Full HD
     Full HD
    Vertical Viewable Size Unknown - Click to provide data 336.31mm
    Horizontal Viewable Size 1mm 597.89mm
    BEST
    Vertical Scan Range Unknown - Click to provide data
    Horizontal Scan Range Unknown - Click to provide data
    Pixel Pitch
    Display Colour Count Unknown - Click to provide data 16.77M
    Display Diagonal (metric) Unknown - Click to provide data 68.58cm
    Display Brightness 300 Cd/m² 300 Cd/m²
    Color Gamut 72% Unknown - Click to provide data
     
     
     
    Ports & Interfaces Benq XL2720 HP Pavilion 27
    HDMI Port 2 2
    Headphone Outputs 1 Unknown - Click to provide data
    DisplayPort 1 Unknown - Click to provide data
    DVI-D Port 1 1
    VGA (D-Sub) Port 1 1
    DVI Port 1 1
    USB Type-A Downstream Port 4 Unknown - Click to provide data
     
     
     
    Multimedia Benq XL2720 HP Pavilion 27
    Speaker Unknown - Click to provide data 2
    RMS Rated Power Unknown - Click to provide data 4W
    Loudspeaker Unknown - Click to provide data 2
     
     
     
    Performance Benq XL2720 HP Pavilion 27
    Mean Time Between Failures (MTBF) Unknown - Click to provide data 30,000h
     
     
     
    Ergonomics Benq XL2720 HP Pavilion 27
    Pivot Angle Unknown - Click to provide data
    Height Adjustment 140mm Unknown - Click to provide data
    Tilt Angle
    Swivel Angle Range Unknown - Click to provide data
    Number of OSD Languages 17 Unknown - Click to provide data
     
     
     
    Power Benq XL2720 HP Pavilion 27
    Energy Efficiency Class
    A+
     A+
    A+
     A+
    Typical Power Consumption 27W 26W
    BEST
    Standby Power Consumption 0.5W 0.5W
    Power Consumption (PowerSave) 0.5W 0.5W
    Power Consumption (off) Unknown - Click to provide data 0.3W
    Annual Energy Consumption Unknown - Click to provide data 39kWh
    Maximum Power Consumption Unknown - Click to provide data 32W
     
     
     
    Packaging Data Benq XL2720 HP Pavilion 27
    Package Weight 10.2kg Unknown - Click to provide data
    Package Height 486mm Unknown - Click to provide data
    Package Depth 245mm Unknown - Click to provide data
    Package Width 711mm Unknown - Click to provide data
     
     
     
    Operational Conditions Benq XL2720 HP Pavilion 27
    Storage Relative Humidity (H-H) Unknown - Click to provide data
    Operating Relative Humidity (H-H) Unknown - Click to provide data
    Storage Temperature (T-T) Unknown - Click to provide data
    Operating Temperature (T-T) Unknown - Click to provide data
     
     
     
    Weight & Dimensions Benq XL2720 HP Pavilion 27
    Weight With Stand Unknown - Click to provide data 5.6kg
    Height (with Stand) Unknown - Click to provide data 453.2mm
    Depth (with Stand) Unknown - Click to provide data 164mm
    Width (with Stand) Unknown - Click to provide data 622.6mm
    Weight 7.5kg 4.3kg
    BEST
    Height 548mm 454mm
    Depth 273mm 192mm
    Width 642mm 622mm
     
     
     
    Packaging Content Benq XL2720 HP Pavilion 27
    Cables Included
    VGA HDMI
    DVI
     VGA
     HDMI
     DVI
    VGA HDMI
    DVI
     VGA
     HDMI
     DVI

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