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HP EliteDisplay E221

67

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HP EliteDisplay E221

£189.26
HP EliteDisplay E221
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A good spec and economical to run 21.5" flatpanel monitor
21.5" 1920 X 1080 (Full HD) Pixels 5000000:1 No Aug 2013
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HP EliteDisplay E221 Review

With very good features and low running costs, we have scored the HP EliteDisplay E221 as follows:
76
Features
Good Features
63
Age
4 Years Old
72
Running Costs
£69 Over 5 Years
67
Overall Score
Good

Why Has it Scored 67?

NEC LCD screens have excellent reviews in general.
It is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better LCD screens are available. View the latest flatpanel monitors 2018.
This PC monitor has running costs of £69 over 5 years, which puts it typical compared to the other 3,255 flatpanel monitors that we have compared it to. View all energy saving flatpanel monitors.
It has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
Has a built-in speaker(s)
Wider than average horizontal viewing angle
Be meeting-ready on a moment's notice
Power through your day in comfort
Now see everything
Enhance your view
Control your environmental impact
Meet your monitor's new best friend
Breathe easy
Smaller than average display diagonal
Slower than average 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 was a cheaper price of £174 at Ex Demo Hut 59 days ago. We predict that the price will go down again.
There is a 46% 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.

HP EliteDisplay E221 Video Reviews

HP EliteDisplay E221 In-Depth Analysis

Reviews Summary

HP Has Very Good Reviews for Its PC Displays

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

Value for Money

Price Has Gone Up by £15 (8%)

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Cheaper Price Found in the United States

We found a cheaper price for the HP EliteDisplay E221 of $75.00 (£104.03) in the United States. That's a saving of £85.23.

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Running Costs

Running Costs Are Average

Based on average energy prices and usage levels we estimate that the EliteDisplay E221 will cost £69 over 5 years to run, which is typical compared to the other 3,255 flatpanel monitors.

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Age

Released Over Four Years Ago

HP released the EliteDisplay E221 in August 2013.

Features

1920 X 1080 Pixels Resolution

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

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Smaller Than Average Display Diagonal

Across all the PC screens the display diagonals range from 3.5" to 95", and the average display diagonal is 25". The EliteDisplay E221's display diagonal of only 21.5" is smaller than 77% of all flatpanel monitors when ordered by this feature.

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Slower Than Average Response Time

The HP EliteDisplay E221's response time of 7ms is in the slowest 17% of all flatpanel monitors when ordered by this feature. The fastest response time of LCD screens is 1ms, the slowest is 55ms, and the average response time is 5.5ms.

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Has a Built-In Speaker(s)

The EliteDisplay E221 has a built-in speaker(s), unlike 53% of flatpanel monitors which do not have a built-in speaker(s).

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Wider Than Average Horizontal Viewing Angle

The HP EliteDisplay E221's horizontal viewing angle of 178° is wider than average when compared to most other flatpanel monitors. It is in the widest 13% of all flatpanel monitors when sorted by this feature. The narrowest horizontal viewing angle of PC monitors is 40°, the widest is 180°, and the average horizontal viewing angle is 170°.

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Wider Than Average Vertical Viewing Angle

The narrowest vertical viewing angle of flatpanel monitors is 40°, the widest is 180°, and the average vertical viewing angle is 160°. The vertical viewing angle of the EliteDisplay E221 of 178° is in the widest 20% of all flatpanel monitors when sorted by this feature.

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Has a Built-In Camera

The HP EliteDisplay E221 has a built-in camera, which is unusual. 98% of flatpanel monitors do not have a built-in camera.

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Average Contrast Ratio (typical)

The contrast ratio (typical) of the HP EliteDisplay E221 of 1,000 is pretty average compared to most other PC displays. It is in the highest 22% of all PC displays when sorted by this feature.

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Has an Audio Output

The EliteDisplay E221 has an audio output. 87% of PC screens do not have an audio output.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

hewlett packard 1920x1080, hewlett packard d9e49aa, hewlett packard d9e49at, hewlett packard e221c, hp d9e49atabb, hp d9e49aaabu, hp d9e49atabu, hp d9e49aaabb, hp vp114886, c9v76a8aba, d9e49aaaba, d9e49ataby, c9v76aaaba, d9e49aaaby, hp e221c

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