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Hanns.G HL205

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Hanns.G HL205

Hanns.G HL205
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A good spec and very economical to run 19.5" PC screen
19.5" 1600 X 900 Pixels 8000000:1 No Sep 2013
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Hanns.G HL205 Review

With low running costs, we have ranked the Hanns.G HL205 number 264 in small monitors.
65
Features
Good Features
64
Age
4 Years Old
81
Running Costs
£54 Over 5 Years
68
Overall Score
Good

Why Has it Scored 68?

It has good user reviews with an average user rating of 73%. NEC LCD screens also have excellent reviews in general.
This PC monitor is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer PC displays with better features are available. However it has good reviews so it may still be worth considering. View the latest flatpanel monitors 2018.
This Hanns.G PC monitor has running costs of £54 over 5 years, which puts it typical compared to the other 3,255 PC displays that we have compared it to. View all energy saving PC displays.
Customers report it is fairly priced, good product quality and picture quality. However they also report unsatisfactory connectivity.
The HL205 has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
Has a built-in speaker(s)
Wall mountable
LED backlight monitor
1600 x 900 HD +resolution
80,000,000:1 active contrast
5ms response time
VGA + DVI (hdcp) inputs
Low power consumption
Multi-Video-Modes:PC/Movie/Game/ECO
Tilt and wall-mountable (vesa)
ECO friendly
Only 1600 x 900 pixels resolution
Smaller than average display diagonal

Hanns.G HL205 In-Depth Analysis

Reviews Summary

Users Report That it is Reasonably Priced

Some customers said that it was good value for money. Nik said “Nice screens at a nice price” in their Hanns.G HL205 review. Nik also said “Two minor niggles which, together, cost a star”. Also in October last year T. Needham mentioned “Such great image quality, quick postage and for the price it couldn't be better”.

Users Report Excellent Product Quality

One person who reviewed the product wrote that it was good quality.

Customers Report Good Picture Quality

One customer mentioned that the Hanns.G HL205 had good picture quality.

Users Report Nice Design

One Hanns.G HL205 reviewer who purchased it concluded that it was neat. Bluefromnowhere mentioned two years ago “Tidy little monitor”.

Users Report That it is a Good Size

One person who purchased it reckoned that it was compact. Bluefromnowhere said in their review of this PC monitor on Amazon “Needed a fairly compact monitor for gaming” although they only rated it 3 stars.

Customers Report Unsatisfactory Connectivity

One customer mentioned in their reviews that it was not good in terms of HDMI connections. Bluefromnowhere mentioned in their Hanns.G HL205 review on Amazon “Importantly for gamers (PS3 in this case) there is no HDMI input”.

Hanns.G Has Very Good Reviews for Its PC Screens

We checked 342 expert and owner reviews (including 74 verified purchases) for Hanns.G PC screens and found that on average Hanns.G has very good reviews.

Running Costs

Average Running Costs

Based on typical energy prices we estimate that the 5 year running cost of the HL205 is £54, which is typical compared to the other 3,255 flatpanel monitors.

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Age

Released Over Four Years Ago

This flatpanel monitor has been on the market since September 2013.

Features

Only 1600 X 900 Pixels Resolution

The largest display resolution of the Hanns.G HL205 is 1600 x 900 pixels. That's 31% smaller display resolution than a 1920 x 1080 pixels PC screen, which is the most common resolution. The worst resolution of all PC screens is 320 x 240 pixels and the best is 5120 x 2880 pixels.

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Smaller Than Average Display Diagonal

The Hanns.G HL205's display diagonal of only 19.5" is in the smallest 13% of all flatpanel monitors when ordered by this feature. Across all the PC displays the display diagonals range from 3.5" to 95", and the average display diagonal is 25".

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Average Response Time

The response time of the Hanns.G HL205 of 5ms is relatively average compared to most other flatpanel monitors. It is slower than 59% of all PC monitors when ordered by this feature.

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Has a Built-In Speaker(s)

The Hanns.G HL205 has a built-in speaker(s), unlike 53% of flatpanel monitors which do not have a built-in speaker(s).

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Narrower Than Average Vertical Viewing Angle

The vertical viewing angle of the Hanns.G HL205 of only 160° is in the narrowest 33% of all PC displays when sorted by this feature. PC monitors have vertical viewing angles of between 40° and 180°, and the average vertical viewing angle is 160°.

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Narrower Than Average Horizontal Viewing Angle

The Hanns.G HL205's horizontal viewing angle of only 170° is narrower than average when compared to most other flatpanel monitors. It is in the narrowest 32% of all flatpanel monitors when ordered by this feature. Flatpanel monitors have horizontal viewing angles of between 40° and 180°, and the average horizontal viewing angle is 170°.

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Average Contrast Ratio (typical)

The Hanns.G HL205's contrast ratio (typical) of 1,000 is relatively standard compared to most other PC screens. It is in the highest 25% of all PC displays when ordered by this feature.

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Wall Mountable

The Hanns.G HL205 is wall mountable, unlike 92% of PC monitors which are not wall mountable.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

hanns g 1600x900, hanns g hl205abb

Barcodes:

00021112585827, 00887239005873, 04711404020124, 04711404020131

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