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HP 688736-001

HP 688736-001
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A good spec but 5 year old 17.3" PC monitor
17.3" 1920 X 1080 (Full HD) Pixels No 160° Oct 2012
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HP 688736-001 Review

With good features, we have ranked the HP 688736-001 number 471 in small monitors.
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Features
Good Features
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Age
5 Years Old
63
Overall Score
Good

Why Has it Scored 63?

NEC LCD screens have excellent reviews in general.
It is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better PC monitors are available. View the latest LCD screens 2018.
This PC monitor has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
Has a built-in camera
Smaller than average display diagonal
Narrower than average vertical viewing angle

HP 688736-001 In-Depth Analysis

Reviews Summary

Very Good Brand

Based on 2,138 expert and user reviews (including 726 verified purchases), HP has very good ratings for its PC screens. 82% of those that bought a HP PC display would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.

Age

Released Over Five Years Ago

HP released the 688736-001 in October 2012.

Features

Smaller Than Average Display Diagonal

The HP 688736-001's display diagonal of only 17.3" is in the smallest 4% of all flatpanel monitors when sorted by this feature. PC displays have display diagonals of between 3.5" and 95", and the average display diagonal is 25".

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1920 X 1080 Pixels Resolution

This PC screen has a display resolution of 1920 x 1080 (Full HD)|1920 x 1080 pixels, which is typical of many PC monitors.

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Narrower Than Average Vertical Viewing Angle

The average vertical viewing angle of all flatpanel monitors is 160°, with the narrowest being 40° and the widest being 180°. The HP 688736-001's vertical viewing angle of only 160° is narrower than average when compared to most other flatpanel monitors. It is narrower than 71% of all flatpanel monitors when sorted by this feature.

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Narrower Than Average Horizontal Viewing Angle

The horizontal viewing angle of the HP 688736-001 of only 160° is in the narrowest 8% of all flatpanel monitors when sorted by this feature. The horizontal viewing angles of LCD screens range from 40° to 180°, and the average horizontal viewing angle is 170°.

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Does Not Have a Built-In Speaker(s)

The 688736-001 does not have a built-in speaker(s). 53% of PC monitors also do not have a built-in speaker(s).

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Has a Built-In Camera

The 688736-001 has a built-in camera, which is unusual. 98% of flatpanel monitors do not have a built-in camera.

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Lower Than Average Contrast Ratio (typical)

The contrast ratio (typical) of the 688736-001 of only 600 is very low compared to most other PC displays. It is lower than 96% of all flatpanel monitors when ranked by this feature.

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