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DELL S2209W

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DELL S2209W

DELL S2209W
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alphr.com Recommended
An award winning and good spec 21.5" PC monitor, with moderate running costs
21.5" 1920 X 1080 (Full HD) Pixels No 5ms Apr 2009
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DELL S2209W Review

With excellent reviews and very good features, we have scored the DELL S2209W as follows:
92
Reviews
5 Reviews + 1 Award
73
Features
Good Features
60
Age
8 Years Old
61
Running Costs
£120 Over 5 Years
69
Overall Score
Good

Why Has it Scored 69?

It has great expert reviews with an average expert rating of 83%. This PC monitor has received a "Recommended" award from Alphr.com. NEC LCD screens also have excellent reviews in general.
It is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer PC displays with better features are available. However this DELL PC monitor has good reviews so it may still be worth considering. View the latest PC monitors 2018.
The S2209W has running costs of £120 over 5 years, which puts it in the most expensive 13% of all 3,255 flatpanel monitors that we have compared it to. View all energy saving PC screens.
Customers report good picture quality, that it is fairly priced and design.
It has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
Smaller than average display diagonal
Narrower than average horizontal viewing angle

DELL S2209W Video Reviews

DELL S2209W In-Depth Analysis

Reviews Summary

One Industry Award

This PC screen was given a "Recommended" award by review website Alphr.com who decided that this LCD screen was very good.

Good Expert Reviews

On average, based on five expert reviews from sites including Techradar, Bit-Tech.net, pcauthority.com.au and stuff.tv this PC display has an overall expert rating of 83%.

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Excellent Brand

Based on 17,430 user and expert reviews (including 2,863 verified purchases), DELL has excellent ratings for its PC monitors. 94% of those that bought a DELL PC display would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.

Customers Report Good Picture Quality

Two owners reckoned that the DELL S2209W had good picture quality.

Users Report That it is Reasonably Priced

Two people who bought the product mentioned that it was good value for money.

  • Very good image quality, some stylish curves and a bargain price make this a strong home contender…
  • Very good image quality, some stylish curves and a bargain price make it a strong home contender…
    Alphr.com March 2009

Customers Report Nice Design

Two owners concluded that it was good looking.

  • Very good image quality, some stylish curves and a bargain price make this a strong home contender…
  • Very good image quality, some stylish curves and a bargain price make it a strong home contender…
    Alphr.com March 2009

Customers Report Great Product Quality

Two customers wrote in their reviews that it was good quality.

Running Costs

Running Costs Are Very High

The average 5 year running cost of the S2209W is £120 based on average energy prices, which is in the most expensive 13% of all 3,255 PC monitors.

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Age

Released Over Eight Years Ago

This DELL flatpanel monitor was released in April 2009.

Features

Smaller Than Average Display Diagonal

The DELL S2209W's display diagonal of only 21.5" is smaller than average when compared to most other LCD screens. It is in the smallest 18% of all flatpanel monitors when sorted by this feature. The display diagonals of flatpanel monitors range from 3.5" to 95", and the average display diagonal is 25".

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1920 X 1080 Pixels Resolution

This PC display has a display resolution of 1920 x 1080 (Full HD)|1920 x 1080 pixels, which is the most frequently found resolution on flatpanel monitors.

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Average Response Time

The response time of the DELL S2209W of 5ms is pretty average compared to most other flatpanel monitors. It is in the slowest 51% of all flatpanel monitors when ordered by this feature.

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Average Vertical Viewing Angle

The vertical viewing angle of the DELL S2209W of 170° is pretty standard compared to most other flatpanel monitors. It is in the widest 38% of all flatpanel monitors when sorted by this feature.

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Narrower Than Average Horizontal Viewing Angle

The horizontal viewing angle of the DELL S2209W of only 160° is narrower than 91% of all PC monitors when ranked by this feature. The average horizontal viewing angle of all flatpanel monitors is 170°, with the narrowest being 40° and the widest being 180°.

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Does Not Have a Built-In Speaker(s)

Like most other PC screens, the DELL S2209W does not have a built-in speaker(s). 53% of flatpanel monitors do not have a built-in speaker(s).

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