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HP Compaq LA2205

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HP Compaq LA2205

HP Compaq LA2205
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A good spec and economical to run 22" flatpanel monitor
22" 1680 X 1050 Pixels 3000:1 No Dec 2012
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HP Compaq LA2205 Review

With low running costs but good features, we have scored the HP Compaq LA2205 as follows:
65
Features
Good Features
62
Age
5 Years Old
72
Running Costs
£69 Over 5 Years
65
Overall Score
Good

Why Has it Scored 65?

Looking across the entire NEC PC monitor range, the average reviews for all NEC LCD screens are excellent.
It is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better LCD screens are available. View the latest LCD screens 2018.
This PC monitor has running costs of £69 over 5 years, which puts it typical compared to the other 3,292 PC screens that we have compared it to. View all energy saving PC monitors.
It has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
Change how you view your work with the newly re-designed, energy-efficient HP compaq la2205wg 22-inch widescreen LCD monitor, which helps increase productivity and lower costs through advanced comfort and environmental design. - work smart, not hard
Adjust the new slider stand to find a position that is suitable for you, whether you are a child or an adult or are shorter or taller in stature, with adjustable tilt, pivot head rotation, swivel, and height adjustments
Advanced features
Experience 3000:1 dynamic contrast ratio, sharp resolutions to 1680 x 1050, and enhanced connectivity from VGA and hdcp-compliant DVI inputs, displayport, and integrated USB
Environmental design
The HP compaq la2205wg is ENERGY STAR qualified, has an EPEAT rating of gold, is TCO 5.0 certified, contains packaging that uses materials with a lower environmental impact and includes a low power panel
Customize with options
HP offers a variety of optional products (each sold separately) to help you maximize your monitor investment, including an HP quick release, an HP speaker bar, and an HP USB graphics adapter
Relax with HP reliability
The HP compaq la2205wg comes with a limited three-year parts, labor, and on-site service warranty. availability varies by region. for details, contact HP customer support
Smaller than average display diagonal
Only 1680 x 1050 pixels resolution

HP Compaq LA2205 In-Depth Analysis

Reviews Summary

Very Good Brand

Based on 5,600 expert and user reviews (including 979 verified purchases), HP has very good reviews for its flatpanel monitors. 96% of those that bought a HP flatpanel monitor would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.

Running Costs

Running Costs Are Average

Based on typical energy prices we estimate that the Compaq LA2205 will cost £69 over 5 years to run, which is typical compared to the other 3,292 PC displays.

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Age

Released Over Five Years Ago

This LCD screen has been on the market since December 2012.

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Features

Smaller Than Average Display Diagonal

The display diagonals of flatpanel monitors range from 3.5" to 95", and the average display diagonal is 25". The display diagonal of the Compaq LA2205 of only 22" is in the smallest 30% of all PC displays when sorted by this feature.

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Only 1680 X 1050 Pixels Resolution

The Compaq LA2205 has a maximum display resolution of 1680 x 1050 pixels. That's 15% smaller display resolution than a 1920 x 1080 pixels PC screen, which is the most frequently found resolution. PC monitors resolutions range from 320 x 240 pixels (worst) to 5120 x 2880 pixels (best).

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Average Response Time

The Compaq LA2205's response time of 5ms is fairly typical compared to most other PC displays. It is in the slowest 43% of all PC displays when sorted by this feature.

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Narrower Than Average Horizontal Viewing Angle

The HP Compaq LA2205's horizontal viewing angle of only 160° is in the narrowest 10% of all PC displays when sorted by this feature. The average horizontal viewing angle of all flatpanel monitors is 170°, with the narrowest being 40° and the widest being 180°.

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Does Not Have a Built-In Speaker(s)

Like most other PC screens, the Compaq LA2205 does not have a built-in speaker(s). 53% of PC displays do not have a built-in speaker(s).

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Narrower Than Average Vertical Viewing Angle

The HP Compaq LA2205's vertical viewing angle of only 160° is narrower than average when compared to most other flatpanel monitors. It is in the narrowest 23% of all PC displays when sorted by this feature. Across all the PC displays the vertical viewing angles range from 40° to 180°, and the average vertical viewing angle is 160°.

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Average Contrast Ratio (typical)

The Compaq LA2205's contrast ratio (typical) of 1,000 is pretty standard compared to most other PC displays. It is higher than 70% of all PC displays when ordered by this feature.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

hp nm274atapproved, nm274at la2205wg, hp la2205wg

Barcodes:

00884420767787, 00884420767794, 05060333167547

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