Eizo ColorEdge CX271
Eizo ColorEdge CX271
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Eizo ColorEdge CX271

Ephotozine Highly Recommended
An award winning and 3 year old 2560 x 1440 PC monitor
27" 2560 X 1440 Pixels LED No Mar 2014
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Eizo ColorEdge CX271 Review

With excellent reviews but at over 3 years old,
19 Reviews + 1 Award
Missing Some Features
3 Years Old
£618 Over 8 Years
Overall Score

Why Has it Scored 35?

It has great expert reviews and exceptional user reviews with 92% of buyers recommending this PC screen to others. This PC monitor has received a "Highly Recommended" award from Ephotozine. NEC flatpanel monitors 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 Eizo PC monitor has good reviews so it may still be worth considering. View the latest flatpanel monitors 2017.
The ColorEdge CX271 has running costs of £618 over 8 years, which puts it in the most expensive 1% of all 2,768 flatpanel monitors that we have compared it to.
Customers report it is robust.
It is missing some features:
Fairly slow response time
Does not have a built-in speaker(s)

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Eizo ColorEdge CX271 In-Depth Analysis


One Industry Award

Review site Ephotozine strongly endorse this Eizo PC display and have given it their "Highly Recommended" award.

Expert Reviews Are Good

On average, based on three expert reviews from sites including Ephotozine, and the average expert rating of this PC display is 87 out of 100. This puts this Eizo LCD screen in the top 18% of all the LCD screens when ranked by average expert review score.

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Excellent User Reviews

The average user rating of this LCD screen is exceptional based on 16 user reviews. Over 93% of reviewers gave this PC display the highest possible rating of 5 stars and 92% of those asked said they would recommend buying it to others.

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Eizo Has Very Good Reviews for Its PC Monitors

We checked 355 expert and user reviews (including 47 verified purchases) for Eizo PC screens and found that on average Eizo has very good ratings. 93% of those that bought a Eizo PC screen would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.

Users Report That it is Robust

Two customers who reviewed it agreed that it was well made.

Users Report That it is Fairly Priced

Two owners who reviewed it reckoned that it was good value for money.

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Value For Money

Mediocre Value for Money

The product has excellent reviews but mediocre features and is over 6 months old, and at £1,099.99 it is more expensive than 97% of PC screens.

Price Has Gone Up by £21 (2%)

There was a cheaper price of £1,078.80 at DPS Business 24 days ago.

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Free Next Day Delivery Voucher Available

There is a Wex Photographic voucher for £0 off available. Free Next Day Delivery on all orders over £100. The voucher expires on 31 Jul 2017.

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Cheaper in the United Kingdom Than Overseas

We checked 22 other countries for prices for the Eizo ColorEdge CX271 and the United Kingdom price of £1,099.99 was the cheapest. The cheapest price that we could find overseas was in the United States where the price is $1,497.60 (£1,946.13).

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2560 X 1440 Pixels Display Resolution

The Eizo ColorEdge CX271 has a maximum display resolution of 2560 x 1440 pixels. That's 78% larger resolution than a 1920 x 1080 pixels PC display, which is the most frequently found resolution. Across all PC screens the best resolution is 5120 x 2880 pixels and the worst is 320 x 240 pixels.

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Fairly Wide Viewing Angle, Vertical

The ColorEdge CX271's viewing angle, vertical of 178° is fairly wide compared to most other LCD screens. It is in the widest 17% of all PC displays when ordered by this feature. Across all the LCD screens the viewing angles, vertical range from 10° to 180°, and the average viewing angle, vertical is 160°.

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Fairly Slow Response Time

The response time of the ColorEdge CX271 of 6ms is in the slowest 21% of all flatpanel monitors when sorted by this feature. The average response time of all LCD screens is 5.7ms, with the fastest being 1ms and the slowest being 55ms.

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Does Not Have a Built-In Speaker(s)

The ColorEdge CX271 does not have a built-in speaker(s). 53% of LCD screens also do not have a built-in speaker(s).

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Released Over Three Years Ago

This PC screen has been on the market since March 2014.

Running Costs

Running Costs Are High

Based on typical energy prices and usage levels we estimate that the 8 year running cost of the ColorEdge CX271 is £618, which is in the most expensive 1% of all 2,768 PC screens.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers eizorange cx271cnukmodel, eizo cx271cnbk, cx271cnlphoto, eizo cx271bk
Barcodes 00690592037364, 00690592039085, 04021499215405, 04995047044338, 04995047046059

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