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DELL S2740L

73

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DELL S2740L

£223.11
£199.00 £24 cheaper than 5 days ago
DELL S2740L
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An award winning and good spec 27" PC display, with low running costs but representing only moderate value for money
27" 1920 X 1080 (Full HD) Pixels 8000000:1 No Jun 2014
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DELL S2740L Review

With excellent reviews and very good features, we have scored the DELL S2740L as follows:
88
Reviews
125 Reviews + 1 Award
54
Value for Money
Average
79
Features
Good Features
68
Age
3 Years Old
78
Running Costs
£56 Over 5 Years
73
Overall Score
Very Good

Why Has it Scored 73?

It has good expert reviews and great user reviews with 86% of buyers recommending this PC display to others. This PC monitor has received a "Recommended" award from Vido.com.ua. NEC LCD screens also have excellent reviews in general.
It is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer flatpanel monitors with better features are available. However this DELL PC monitor has good reviews so it may still be worth considering. View the latest PC displays 2018.
The S2740L has running costs of £56 over 5 years, which puts it typical compared to the other 3,255 LCD screens that we have compared it to. View all energy saving LCD screens.
Customers report it is fairly priced, good picture quality and great product quality.
It has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
Bigger than average display diagonal
Wider than average vertical viewing angle
When it's on, you re there
Thrilling by design
Enter the adventure
Work with ease. stay entertained for hours
Slower than average response time
Does not have a built-in speaker(s)

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DELL S2740L Video Reviews

DELL S2740L In-Depth Analysis

Reviews Summary

One Industry Award

Website Vido.com.ua concluded that they would endorse this flatpanel monitor and gave it their "Recommended" award.

Average Expert Reviews

The average expert rating of this LCD screen is 73 out of 100 based on 16 expert reviews from sites including Trusted Reviews, Expert Reviews, PC Advisor.co.uk and PC Mag.

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Good User Reviews

On average, people who bought this PC screen rated it as 86 out of 100. 51 reviewers (82% of all reviewers) gave this PC monitor either 4 or 5 stars and 86% of those asked said they would recommend buying it to others.

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Users Report That it is Fairly Priced

18 owners mentioned that it was good value for money.

DELL Flatpanel Monitors Have Excellent Reviews

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 LCD screen would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.

Customers Report Good Picture Quality

Three customers who reviewed the DELL S2740L concluded that it had good colour saturation and two people who reviewed the product mentioned that it had clear images.

Customers Report Great Product Quality

Six owners mentioned in their reviews that this PC monitor was good quality.

Users Report Excellent Design

Five customers who reviewed the product agreed that it was well designed and two people who purchased it said that it was good looking.

Customers Report That it is Easy to Use

Two owners wrote that it was easy to use and two customers considered that it was easy to setup.

Users Report That it is a Good Size

Two owners mentioned that the DELL S2740L was a good size.

Customers Report That it is Robust

Five customers who reviewed this PC monitor agreed that it was well made.

Value For Money

Disappointing Value for Money

The product has excellent reviews but average features and is over 6 months old, and at £199.00 it is in the most expensive 38% of PC monitors.

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Running Costs

Running Costs Are OK

The S2740L has an average running cost of £56 over 5 years based on typical energy prices, which is typical compared to the other 3,255 flatpanel monitors.

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Age

Released Over Three Years Ago

This flatpanel monitor has been on the market since June 2014.

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Features

1920 X 1080 Pixels Resolution

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

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Bigger Than Average Display Diagonal

The display diagonal of the DELL S2740L of 27" is in the biggest 25% of all PC screens when ordered by this feature. LCD screens have display diagonals of between 3.5" and 95", and the average display diagonal is 25".

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Slower Than Average Response Time

The average response time of all PC screens is 5.5ms, with the fastest being 1ms and the slowest being 55ms. The response time of the DELL S2740L of 7ms is slower than average when compared to most other flatpanel monitors. It is in the slowest 18% of all PC monitors when ranked by this feature.

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Does Not Have a Built-In Speaker(s)

The DELL S2740L does not have a built-in speaker(s). 53% of flatpanel monitors also do not have a built-in speaker(s).

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Wider Than Average Vertical Viewing Angle

The DELL S2740L's vertical viewing angle of 178° is wider than average when compared to most other flatpanel monitors. It is in the widest 20% of all flatpanel monitors when ranked by this feature. Across all the PC monitors the vertical viewing angles range from 40° to 180°, and the average vertical viewing angle is 160°.

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Wider Than Average Horizontal Viewing Angle

The DELL S2740L's horizontal viewing angle of 178° is wider than 89% of all PC displays when ordered by this feature. The narrowest horizontal viewing angle of flatpanel monitors is 40°, the widest is 180°, and the average horizontal viewing angle is 170°.

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Average Contrast Ratio (typical)

The contrast ratio (typical) of the DELL S2740L of 1,000 is relatively standard compared to most other PC displays. It is higher than 80% of all PC displays when ordered by this feature.

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Has an HDMI

The DELL S2740L has an HDMI, which is unusual. 93% of PC screens do not have an HDMI.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

dell s2740l, dell 927m9

Barcodes:

00639767845472, 00780305190131, 00884116091653, 05397063171354, 05397063314140

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