HP Compaq LA1905wg
HP Compaq LA1905wg
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HP Compaq LA1905wg

A 5 year old 1440 x 900 LCD screen with poor features
19" 1440 X 900 Pixels 3000:1 LCD Dec 2012
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HP Compaq LA1905wg Review

With low running costs and at over 3 years old, we have scored the HP Compaq LA1905wg as follows for Summary.
Missing Some Features
4 Years Old
£77 Over 8 Years
Overall Score

Why Has it Scored 20?

NEC flatpanel monitors 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 2017.
This PC monitor has running costs of £77 over 8 years, which puts it typical compared to the other 2,772 LCD screens that we have compared it to.
It is missing some features:
Quite narrow viewing angle, horizontal
Does not have a built-in speaker(s)
Only 1440 x 900 pixels display resolution

HP Compaq LA1905wg In-Depth Analysis


Very Good Brand

Based on 2,357 expert and user 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.


Quite Narrow Viewing Angle, Horizontal

The Compaq LA1905wg's viewing angle, horizontal of only 160° is in the narrowest 9% of all PC screens when ordered by this feature. PC displays have viewing angles, horizontal of between 17° and 180°, and the average viewing angle, horizontal is 170°.

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Does Not Have a Built-In Speaker(s)

The Compaq LA1905wg does not have a built-in speaker(s), although it is worth noting that 53% of LCD screens also do not have a built-in speaker(s).

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Only 1440 X 900 Pixels Display Resolution

The largest display resolution of the Compaq LA1905wg is 1440 x 900 pixels. That's 38% smaller display resolution than the most frequently found resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels. The worst resolution of all flatpanel monitors is 320 x 240 pixels and the best is 5120 x 2880 pixels.

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Released Over Four Years Ago

This flatpanel monitor has been on the market since December 2012.

Running Costs

OK Running Costs

The Compaq LA1905wg has an average running cost of £77 over 8 years based on alright usage levels and energy prices, which is typical compared to the other 2,772 flatpanel monitors.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers compaq la1905wg, hp la1905wg, hp 1440x900, hp nm360aa, hp nm360at
Barcodes 05052584211513

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