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DELL U2713H PC Monitor

£349.00
27" 2000000:1 LED Flat Dec 2015
Display Diagonal Contrast Ratio (dynamic) Display Screen Shape Release Date £110.24 Electricity cost over 5 years
Fifteen industry awards
Good connectivity
Good size
283 Reviews + 15 Awards
hardwarecanucks.com Dam Good PC Mag Editor's Choice CNET.com Editor's Choice Expert Reviews Ultimate
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Reviews

Fifteen Industry Awards

Amongst PC displays of this spec and age, this LCD screen is one of the most highly awarded by experts.

This PC monitor was given an "Editor's Choice" award by websites CNET.com, PC Mag and CNET.com.au all of whom concluded that this LCD screen was terrific.

This flatpanel monitor received a "Recommended" award from websites Flatpanels.dk, Vido.com.ua and Cnews.cz all of whom concluded that this DELL PC screen was good.

The experts at review sites Hwt.dk and Hardware.info both thought that this DELL flatpanel monitor was terrific and gave it their "Gold" award.

Furthermore, this DELL PC monitor received a Flatpanelshd.com "Highly Recommended" award and it received a "Best Buy" award from website Itproportal.com.

This PC screen received an "Ultimate" award from Expert Reviews, Hardwarecanucks.com gave it a "Dam Good" award and SweClockers.com gave it a "Good Product" award.

Good Expert Reviews

Based on fourteen expert reviews from sites including CNET.com, Expert Reviews, PC Mag and PC Advisor.co.uk this PC display has an average expert rating of 82 out of 100.

User Reviews Are Good

The average user rating of this medium monitor is 80% based on 512 user reviews. Over 73% of reviewers gave this LCD screen either 4 or 5 stars and 85% of those asked said they would recommend buying it to others.

DELL Has Good Reviews for Its PC Monitors

Based on 6,247 user and expert reviews (including 1,108 verified purchases), DELL has good reviews for its PC monitors. DELL also has good reviews specifically for its medium monitors compared to other brands. 93% of those that bought a DELL PC monitor would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.

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Good Connectivity

Two people who reviewed the product concluded that it was good in terms of connectivity. Expert review site Consumersearch.com mentioned in their review of this PC monitor “A host of connectivity options and features galore”. Last year S. J. Rose wrote “Good connectivity and decent resolution”.


Weight & Dimensions

Good Size

Three owners mentioned in their reviews that the product was thin. Mrgrumpie said “It looks like every other Dell out there with slim bezels, unobtrusive design” in their review of this PC monitor. Bookgeek mentioned “The bezel is very slim, so it doesn't dominate the room in the way that some large panels do” and gave it a score of 5 stars out of 5. Donna wrote four years ago “The screen has very light, thin diagonal lines that are visible when working on white or light backgrounds” however she only gave it a rating of 2 stars out of 5.

Two customers who reviewed it mentioned that it was good structurally. Andy mentioned in his review of this PC monitor on expert website Amazon “The construction is very good”. K. V. O'leary wrote in their review of this PC monitor “Solid well built construction with clear well written instructions”.

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Price

Price Has Gone Up by 14% (14%)

There was a cheaper price of £298.80 at ITC Sales 34 days ago.Our unique forecasting algorithm looks at historic price trends and predicts the most likely price change over the next 2 weeks. There is a 59% chance that the price will go up further. However the future is never certain and there remains a 41% chance that the price will actually go back down.

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Pricey

We think this flatpanel monitor looks expensive compared to other PC monitors of a similar spec and age. The price range of PC monitors of a similar spec and age is from £50 to £3,769.

Reasonably Priced

Fifteen people who bought it agreed that it was good value for money. Four years ago Simon mentioned on expert website Amazon “It seemed like a decent large monitor for a decent price”. Mike Donough said on expert website Amazon also four years ago “My cheap and cheerful monitor stopped working and taking professional photographer's advice this was the best in the price range” and scored the product a maximum of 5 stars. Jbro mentioned “At what will undoubtedly be a great price point” and scored it the highest possible rating of 5 stars.

Ten customers who bought the product considered that it was expensive. Expert review site Hardwarecanucks.com wrote “Granted, at $999, this may be one of the more expensive 27” monitors around”. They also said “This means their smaller 24” models are typically updated before the larger more expensive m” in their review. Four years ago expert website Reviewed.com wrote “Both are quite expensive for 2” however they gave it a score of 49 out of 100.

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Other

Released Over a Year Ago

This PC screen was released in December 2015.


Energy

Very High Running Costs

The U2713H is in the most expensive 20% of all 648 similar spec PC monitors that have been on the market for more than a year that we have assessed for 8 year running costs. Based on average energy prices, we estimate the 8 year running cost of the U2713H is £111.


Multimedia

Does Not Have a Built-In Speaker(s)

The DELL U2713H does not have a built-in speaker(s), unlike most of the other medium monitors that are a comparable age to this PC display.

We think you might also be interested in alternative LCD screens which also have a built-in speaker(s) including the Asus MG278Q (£399.99); or the AOC Q3277PQU (£324.99), or the Asus VG278HV.

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Good Picture Quality

Twenty-two people wrote in their reviews that this PC monitor had good colour saturation. Rob Stoppable said on expert review site Amazon four years ago “The image quality is very good; the colours are vivid” in his review of this PC monitor. Mr. W wrote on expert review site Amazon “Out of the box the colours are brilliant”. Mrgrumpie said in their review of this PC monitor “Both motion (for games) and colours are excellent” .

Sixteen owners mentioned in their reviews that it had good picture quality. Robert R wrote in his review of this PC monitor on expert review site Amazon “Picture quality is fantastic”. R. Shears scored it a maximum of 5 stars and mentioned four years ago “The picture quality is faultless”. Mr N Naidu wrote “The Image quality is Excellent at the highest Resolution of 2560 X 1440.” in his review of this PC monitor and rated the product 5 stars out of 5.

Two owners who bought it considered that it had clear images. Three years ago Mr. Keith S. Jackson mentioned on expert website Amazon “The color reproduction and clarity is superb”. Westnorthwest wrote in their review of this PC monitor “Great color, contrast and clarity” .

Two customers who reviewed the DELL U2713H concluded that it had a good refresh rate. Website Alan_bloom@hotmail.com said in their review of this PC monitor “The refresh rate is absolutely fine for playing games”. Amazon Customer wrote on expert website Amazon “For an LED screen this refresh rate is perfectly acceptable” in their review of this PC monitor.

Two owners said in their reviews that this PC monitor had a wide viewing angle. Greg wrote on expert review site Amazon “The resolution is breathtaking, color and viewing angle is perfect”. Ewan said “Bright, clear, crisp, fast, huge viewing angle, well constructed, no dead or bright pixels” .

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Ports & Interfaces

Has an Audio Output

The DELL U2713H has an audio output, as do most of the other medium monitors that have been around for around the same time as this PC monitor.

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Other Features

Has an HDMI

The DELL U2713H has an HDMI, as do most of the other medium monitors that have been on the market for a similar time to this LCD screen.

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Certificates

Has an Energy Star Certified

The DELL U2713H has an Energy Star certified. Most of the other LCD screens of this age and spec also have an Energy Star certified.

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Packaging Content

Has Four Cables Included

The DELL U2713H has a greater number of cables included than most PC displays of this age and spec. This LCD screen has an AC cables included, which is the most commonly found cables included found on PC screens of this type and age. The cables included "DVI", "USB" and "VGA" are also found on this flatpanel monitor.

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Display

Has an HDCP

The DELL U2713H has an HDCP. Most of the other medium monitors that have been around for more than a year also have an HDCP.

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Fairly Slow Response Time

The response times of LCD screens of a comparable spec and age to this PC screen range from 1ms to 25ms. The DELL U2713H has one of the slower response times (8 milliseconds) amongst medium monitors of this age.

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Design

Robust

Ten people thought the product was well made. Pete..liverpool said on expert review site Amazon “Good build quality and easy set up thanks to quick release on the stand”. Romchip wrote in their review of this PC monitor on expert website Amazon “No issues with build & quality is excellent” and gave the product a score of 5 stars out of 5. Four years ago Mr D King said on expert website Amazon “It feels very strong and well made - the packaging too was excellent”.

Three owners thought the DELL U2713H was strong and durable. B. King wrote on expert website Amazon “Stand is very configurable and sturdy”. James scored it a maximum of 5 stars and he said “The stand is sturdy and the cable routing works really well”. Emil mentioned on expert review site Amazon four years ago “The screen seems good and sturdy”.

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Nice Design

Eight people who reviewed this PC monitor agreed that it was good looking. Philipf rated it 4 stars out of 5 and mentioned in their review of the DELL U2713H “Pretty good, pity about black”. Paganister said in their review of this PC monitor “In my opinion the stand is more stylish and the bezel” . Mr. R. Hayward mentioned on expert review site Amazon “It looks beautiful and crisp.” in their review of this PC monitor although they only gave it a rating of 20 out of 100.

Four owners said in their reviews that it was well designed. Renaud wrote in their review of this PC monitor four years ago “Very sharp and bright with accurate colour render, perfect for graphic design”. Simon mentioned “* Good value * Good controls * Subtle design * No dead pixels Cons” in his review of this PC monitor. Danny Boy said “It seems to be well designed and made”.

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Good Quality

Thirty-one customers who reviewed this PC monitor considered that it was good quality. Website Bestbuy.com wrote in their review of this PC monitor “Great picture quality” and scored the product a maximum of 5 stars. Expertreviews.co.uk wrote on expert website Expert Reviews four years ago “It has seriously impressive image quality” in their review of this PC monitor and scored the DELL U2713H the highest possible rating of 5 stars. They also said “Superior image quality and an impressive range of inputs make this one of the best monitors of 2013” in their review.

Easy to Use

Seven people wrote in their reviews that the product was easy to use the menus. Paganister mentioned “The menu system is better” in their review of the DELL U2713H and rated the product 80 out of 100. Techking said “Publishers will let you print a sample for free and when you receive your photos, change the color settings to best match it”. A. J. Mcveigh gave this PC monitor a score of 5 stars out of 5 and mentioned in their review of this PC monitor on expert review site Amazon four years ago “This monitor is superbly clear and the settings are just right”.

Six customers who reviewed the product concluded that it was easy to setup. Pkj73hyvx said four years ago “Very wide, vivid colours, easy to setup” in their review of this PC monitor and gave the product a rating of 4 stars out of 5. They also mentioned “Easy to setup, lovely monitor” in their review. Mark wrote in his review of this PC monitor on expert website Bhphotovideo.com “Gorgeous color rendition, fantastic resolution and very easy to set up”.

Four people said in their reviews that the product was easy to use. Website Bestbuy.com mentioned in their review of this PC monitor “Easy To Use” . A. J. Young said in their review of this PC monitor on expert website Amazon “They really need to review their quality control and sell a consistent product”. Iota wrote “The monitor itself is well built if a little flimsy and comes with a sturdy and practical stand” but they rated it 20 out of 100.

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Product Identifiers

Barcodes 00012300877183, 00013088405834, 00013591028506, 00639767845458, 00639767845465, 00639767846271, 00874995006824, 00884116091592, 00884116093664, 00884116100386, 04053162535671, 04053162539327, 05054484768920, 05397063171279, 05397063171286, 05397063213641, 05711045903878, 08841160936646, 08841161003866, 08903672419229

DELL U2713H Review Sources

To prepare this DELL U2713H 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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