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DELL P190S PC Monitor

£79.95 £12.00 cheaper than 83 days ago
19" 1280 X 1024 LCD 410.1mm Oct 2012
Display Diagonal Display Resolution Display Width Release Date £66.97 Electricity cost over 5 years
Good user reviews
Reasonably priced
Not robust
24 Reviews
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Good User Reviews

On average, based on 24 user reviews this DELL flatpanel monitor has an overall user rating of 87 out of 100. Over 87% of reviewers gave this PC screen either 4 or 5 stars.

DELL PC Screens Have Good Reviews

Based on 6,247 expert and owner reviews (including 19 verified purchases), DELL has good ratings for its flatpanel monitors. DELL also has good ratings specifically for its small monitors compared to other brands. 100% of those that bought a DELL PC screen would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.


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Reasonably Priced

Ten owners said in their reviews that it was good value for money. Ms G. Murfin-Shaw wrote “This is a great monitor at a great price”. Five years ago Mike rated it 80 out of 100 and he said on expert website Amazon “Quite a good monitor and with Amazon dropping the price good value as well”. Mb scored the DELL P190S the highest possible rating of 5 stars and wrote in their review of this PC monitor on expert website Amazon “Excellent value - quick delivery”.


Not Robust

Three people who purchased the product reckoned that it was not well made. Paul R wrote five years ago “Lack of built in speakers is a minor disadvantage, though they are generally of poor quality anyway”. Bryan R mentioned in his review of this PC monitor on expert website Amazon “No built in speaker was a minor drawback that was easily overcome”. He also wrote “No frills, just a well built workhorse” in his review.

Easy to Use

Two customers mentioned in their reviews that it was easy to setup. David Hoyle wrote in his review of this PC monitor “It was simple to set up and it worked without any fiddling” and scored it the highest possible rating of 5 stars. Birdman mentioned on expert website Amazon five years ago “Easy to set up and easily adjustable stand” in their review of this PC monitor.

Two owners who bought it thought it was comfortable and easy to hold. David B mentioned on expert review site Amazon “The smallest text on web pages now looks more comfortable to read”.

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Good Product Quality

Three people wrote in their reviews that this PC monitor was good quality. Johns said in their review of this PC monitor on expert website Amazon “Excellent quality 4”. Paul R mentioned “This is a well made product with a solid stand” in his review of this PC monitor. Cellarvie said “3 ratio screen for business type use, this is a cracker! Screen clarity and build quality are excellent” in their review of the DELL P190S.


Released Over Four Years Ago

This LCD screen has been on the market since October 2012.


Running Costs Are Very High

The P190S is in the most expensive 20% of all 267 small monitors that came out more than two years ago that we have assessed for running costs. Based on typical energy prices, we estimate the P190S will cost £67 over 8 years to run.


1280 X 1024 Pixels Display Resolution

This PC display has a display resolution of 1280 x 1024 pixels, which is the most frequently found display resolution on PC monitors of this spec and age.

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Has an Energy Star Certified

The DELL P190S has an Energy Star certified. Most of the other PC monitors that have been on the market for more than two years also have an Energy Star certified.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers dell 1280x1024, dell p190s

DELL P190S Review Sources

To prepare this DELL P190S 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 691,708 product attributes, 78,213 PC monitor reviews and 8,104,600 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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