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DELL 1704FPT

DELL 1704FPT
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A 3 year old and average spec 17" PC monitor, with satisfactory running costs
17" 1280 X 1024 Pixels No 12ms Jun 2015
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DELL 1704FPT Review

Released 3 years ago, we have ranked the DELL 1704FPT number 467 in small monitors.
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Features
Average Features
77
Age
2 Years Old
60
Running Costs
£170 Over 5 Years
64
Overall Score
Good

Why Has it Scored 64?

Looking across the entire NEC PC monitor range, the average reviews for all NEC LCD screens are excellent.
It is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better PC monitors are available. View the latest PC screens 2018.
This PC monitor has running costs of £170 over 5 years, which puts it in the most expensive 7% of all 3,292 flatpanel monitors that we have compared it to. View all energy saving PC displays.
It has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
Five USB 2.0 ports
Ultra-thin bezel
Viewing flexibility
Height-adjustable stand
Detachable panel mechanism
USB ports
AS500 sound bar (optional)
Smaller than average display diagonal
Only 1280 x 1024 pixels resolution

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DELL 1704FPT In-Depth Analysis

Reviews Summary

Excellent Brand

Based on 17,795 user and expert reviews (including 2,991 verified purchases), DELL has excellent ratings for its LCD screens. 94% of those that bought a DELL PC monitor would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.

Running Costs

High Running Costs

The average running cost of the 1704FPT is £170 over 5 years based on average usage levels and energy prices, which is in the most expensive 7% of all 3,292 PC screens.

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Age

Released Over Two Years Ago

This PC monitor was released in June 2015.

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Features

Smaller Than Average Display Diagonal

The display diagonal of the DELL 1704FPT of only 17" is in the smallest 3% of all PC screens when ordered by this feature. The smallest display diagonal of PC displays is 3.5", the biggest is 95", and the average display diagonal is 25".

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Only 1280 X 1024 Pixels Resolution

The 1704FPT has a maximum display resolution of 1280 x 1024 pixels. That's 37% smaller display resolution than a 1920 x 1080 pixels PC monitor, which is the most frequently found resolution. Across all PC displays the worst resolution is 320 x 240 pixels and the best is 5120 x 2880 pixels.

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Slower Than Average Response Time

PC displays have response times of between 1ms and 55ms, and the average response time is 5.6ms. The 1704FPT's response time of 12ms is in the slowest 7% of all PC displays when ranked by this feature.

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Narrower Than Average Vertical Viewing Angle

The narrowest vertical viewing angle of PC monitors is 40°, the widest is 180°, and the average vertical viewing angle is 160°. The 1704FPT's vertical viewing angle of only 130° is narrower than average when compared to most other PC displays. It is in the narrowest 8% of all PC displays when ranked by this feature.

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Does Not Have a Built-In Speaker(s)

Like most other PC monitors, the DELL 1704FPT does not have a built-in speaker(s). 53% of PC displays do not have a built-in speaker(s).

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Narrower Than Average Horizontal Viewing Angle

Across all the flatpanel monitors the horizontal viewing angles range from 40° to 180°, and the average horizontal viewing angle is 170°. The horizontal viewing angle of the 1704FPT of only 140° is narrower than average when compared to most other PC displays. It is narrower than 93% of all PC displays when sorted by this feature.

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Lower Than Average Contrast Ratio (typical)

The contrast ratio (typical) of the 1704FPT of only 500 is very low compared to most other LCD screens. It is lower than 98% of all flatpanel monitors when ordered by this feature.

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Five USB 2.0 Ports

The DELL 1704FPT is a five USB 2.0 port PC monitor. Most of the other LCD screens have between one and five USB 2.0 ports.

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