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HP 27xw

£285.00
£189.64 £95.36 cheaper than 45 days ago
A very highly rated 1920 x 1080 PC monitor, but with poor features and a price that represents inferior value for money
27" 1920 X 1080 Pixels 5000000:1 LED Aug 2015
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HP 27xw Review

With excellent reviews but at nearly 2 years old, we have ranked the HP 27xw number 984 across all PC monitors.
90
14 Reviews
14
Poor
5
Missing Some Features
62
2 Years Old
38
£83 Over 8 Years
Overall Score
40
Mediocre

Why Has it Scored 41?

It has very good user reviews with 100% of buyers recommending this LCD screen to others. NEC flatpanel monitors also have excellent reviews in general.
At over a year old this PC display is slightly out of date, and newer PC monitors with more up to date technology are available. View the latest PC displays 2017.
This PC monitor has an energy efficiency rating of A+, and its running costs of £83 over 8 years are typical compared to the other 2,772 flatpanel monitors that we have compared it to.
Customers report good picture quality, excellent product quality and that it is easy to use.
It is missing some features:
Does not have a built-in speaker(s)
Fairly slow response time

Should You Buy it Now?

Our unique forecasting algorithm looks at historic price trends and predicts the most likely price change over the next 2 weeks.
There is a 90% chance that the price will go down. However the future is never certain and there remains a chance that the price will actually go up. Get Price Alerts.
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HP 27xw In-Depth Analysis

Reviews

User Reviews Are Excellent

People who bought this PC display rated this PC screen 90% on average. 8 reviewers (92% of all reviewers) gave this PC screen either 4 or 5 stars and 100% of those asked said they would recommend buying it to others.

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Users Report Good Picture Quality

Two customers considered that the product had good picture quality and two customers who reviewed it agreed that it had good colour saturation.

  • It took an hour or so from first install to warm up fully and find its feet image quality wise.
    Dave C (Amazon) - October 2015
  • The HP is nice and bright bright, with very good colours and actually quite noticeable…
    Dave C (Amazon) - October 2015
  • This fantastic monitor has absolutely transformed my home PC! Stunning picture quality and the unit itself looks great too…
  • Colours are good on stills…

Customers Report Great Product Quality

Four people considered that it was good quality.

  • All round a great quality piece and when you know its from a name you can trust, makes this something that you really can't ignore, especially when you're spending a lot of time in front of the screen not only in your work life.
  • It took an hour or so from first install to warm up fully and find its feet image quality wise.
    Dave C (Amazon) - October 2015
  • This fantastic monitor has absolutely transformed my home PC! Stunning picture quality and the unit itself looks great too…
  • This is a simple to set up, quality monitor…

Customers Report That it is Easy to Use

Two owners wrote in their reviews that the product was easy to setup.

Customers Report Excellent Design

Two customers who bought the HP 27xw considered that it was good looking.

Users Report That it is a Good Size

Two customers considered that the product was thin.

  • It is very slim and the 27" display gives you great visibility, whether it is for watching films, gaming or editing images…
  • It's thoroughly contemporary in looks, with it's super slim panel and white edgings…
    Dave C (Amazon) - October 2015

HP Has Very Good Flatpanel Monitor Reviews

Based on 2,357 owner and expert reviews (including 505 verified purchases), HP has very good reviews for its PC screens. 89% of those that bought a HP LCD screen would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.


Value For Money

Mediocre Value for Money

The product has excellent reviews and is under 2 years old but has mediocre features, and at £189.64 it is more expensive than 68% of flatpanel monitors.

Price Has Gone Down by £95 (33%)

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Cheaper in the United Kingdom Than Overseas

We checked 22 other countries for prices for the HP 27xw and the United Kingdom price of £189.64 was the cheapest. The cheapest price that we could find overseas was in the United States where the price is $222.68 (£290.09).

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Features

Does Not Have a Built-In Speaker(s)

The HP 27xw does not have a built-in speaker(s), although keep in mind that 53% of PC displays also do not have a built-in speaker(s).

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1920 X 1080 Pixels Display Resolution

This flatpanel monitor has a display resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels, which is the most frequently found resolution on flatpanel monitors.

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Two HDMI Ports

Most flatpanel monitors have between one and five HDMI ports, including the HP 27xw which has two HDMI ports.

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Fairly Slow Response Time

The response time of the HP 27xw of 14ms is in the slowest 3% of all flatpanel monitors when sorted by this feature. The response times of flatpanel monitors range from 1ms to 55ms, and the average response time is 5.7ms.

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Quite Wide Viewing Angle, Vertical

The HP 27xw's viewing angle, vertical of 178° is in the widest 14% of all flatpanel monitors when ordered by this feature. Flatpanel monitors have viewing angles, vertical of between 16° and 180°, and the average viewing angle, vertical is 160°.

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Fairly Wide Viewing Angle, Horizontal

Across all the flatpanel monitors the viewing angles, horizontal range from 17° to 180°, and the average viewing angle, horizontal is 170°. The viewing angle, horizontal of the HP 27xw of 178° is in the widest 14% of all PC screens when ranked by this feature.

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Age

Released Over Two Years Ago

HP released the 27xw in August 2015.


Running Costs

Average Running Costs

This PC monitor has an energy efficiency rating of A+, and based on adequate energy prices we estimate that the 27xw will cost £83 over 8 years to run, which is typical compared to the other 2,772 PC displays.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers hp j7y63aaabu
Barcodes 00889296913825, 00889296913832

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