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HP EliteDisplay E242 PC Monitor

24" 1920 X 1200 5000000:1 LED Oct 2015
Display Diagonal Display Resolution Contrast Ratio (dynamic) Display Release Date
Be a master at multi-tasking with HP EliteDisplay E242 24-inch Monitor Head Only, which delivers Full HD resolution and an extra-large screen for all of your work. - See more of your work onscreen... More
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6 Reasons For

LED Display

This PC screen has an LED display, which is typical of many LCD screens of this spec and age.

Other PC displays that have an LED Display currently available that you might also want to look at include cheaper PC displays such as the DELL U2414H[plb_2140878_price], the Benq RL2460HT[plb_3037560_price], or the LG 24MP47HQ-P[plb_3149405_price].

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HP Has Good PC Screen Reviews

Based on 934 expert and owner reviews, HP has good reviews for its PC monitors. HP also has good reviews specifically for its medium monitors.

Very Low Power Consumption (off)

The HP EliteDisplay E242 has a fairly low power consumption (off) (only 0.24 Watts) compared to most of the other PC displays of this spec and age. The average power consumption (off) of medium monitors that have been around for around the same time as the EliteDisplay E242 is 1.6W, and the power consumption (off)s range from 0.005W to 350W.

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Quite High Height Adjustment

The average height adjustment of PC monitors of a similar spec and age to the EliteDisplay E242 is 130mm, and the height adjustments range from 17mm to 180mm. With a height adjustment of 150 millimeters, the EliteDisplay E242 has a fairly high height adjustment compared to most of the other LCD screens that have been on the market for a similar time to the EliteDisplay E242.

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1920 X 1080 (HD 1080) Supported Graphics Resolutions

This PC screen has a supported graphics resolutions of 640 x 480 (VGA)|720 x 400|800 x 600 (SVGA)|1024 x 768 (XGA)|1280 x 1024 (SXGA)|1280 x 720 (HD 720)|1280 x 800 (WXGA)|1600 x 1200 (UXGA)|1600 x 900|1680 x 1050 (WSXGA+)|1920 x 1080 (HD 1080), which is the most frequently found supported graphics resolutions on LCD screens that are a similar age to it.

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Very Low Annual Energy Consumption

The lowest annual energy consumption of LCD screens of a similar age and spec to the EliteDisplay E242 is 22kWh and the highest is 120kWh. At only 30 kilowatt hours, the HP EliteDisplay E242 has a quite low annual energy consumption compared to most of the other medium monitors that are a similar age to the EliteDisplay E242.

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7 Reasons Against

Does Not Have a Built-In Speaker(s)

Most of the other PC monitors of a similar type and age to the EliteDisplay E242 have a built-in speaker(s), however the EliteDisplay E242 does not have a built-in speaker(s).

It is worth also looking at other PC screens which also have a built-in speaker(s) including the Asus VS278H[plb_2969187_price], or the Benq GW2760H[plb_3402570_price] or the NEC AS242W-BK[plb_3195953_price].

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Does Not Have a Built-In Camera

The EliteDisplay E242 does not have a built-in camera, although keep in mind that most of the other PC screens of this type and age also do not have a built-in camera.

Alternative flatpanel monitors which also have a built-in camera that you might also want to consider include the Asus VK248H[plb_2969185_price] which is also cheaper.

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Not 3D

The EliteDisplay E242 is not 3D, although this is within the context that most of the other similar spec PC displays that have been around for around the same time as the EliteDisplay E242 are also not 3D.

If you want a PC screen that is 3D then you might want to consider the LG 24MP47[plb_2768374_price].

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Does Not Have a Card Reader Integrated

The HP EliteDisplay E242 does not have a card reader integrated. Most of the other medium monitors that were released more than a year ago also do not have a card reader integrated.

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Only HD HD Type

This PC monitor has a Full HD HD type, which is the most commonly found HD type on PC monitors that were released around the same time as it.

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Quite Dim Display Brightness

At only 250 candellas per square meter, the HP EliteDisplay E242 has a fairly dim display brightness compared to most of the other medium monitors that came out more than a year ago. The dimmest display brightness of similar spec PC screens that have been available for around the same time as the EliteDisplay E242 is 200 cd/m², the brightest is 500 cd/m², and the average display brightness is 280 cd/m².

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Fairly Slow Response Time

The average response time of PC monitors of this spec and age is 5.5ms, and the response times range from 1ms to 25ms. With a response time of 7 milliseconds, the EliteDisplay E242 has a quite slow response time compared to most of the other medium monitors that have been available for around the same time as the EliteDisplay E242.

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3 Other reasons to consider the HP EliteDisplay E242

Running Costs Are OK

The efficiency rating of this PC display is A+. The EliteDisplay E242 is typical compared to the other 486 medium monitors that came out more than a year ago that we have assessed for running costs. Based on average energy prices and usage levels, we estimate the EliteDisplay E242 will cost £52 over 5 years to run.

Released Over a Year Ago

This flatpanel monitor has been on the market for over a year.

1920 X 1200 Pixels Display Resolution

The HP EliteDisplay E242 has a maximum display resolution of 1920 x 1200 pixels. That's 11% more display resolution than the most frequently found display resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels.

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Specification

Display
Display Diagonal
Display Resolution
Contrast Ratio (dynamic)
Display
3D
Supported Graphics Resolutions
Display Surface
HD Type
HDCP
Viewable Size, Vertical
Viewable Size, Horizontal
Aspect Ratio
Vertical Scan Range
Horizontal Scan Range
Pixel Pitch
Viewing Angle, Vertical
Viewing Angle, Horizontal
Contrast Ratio (typical)
Display Diagonal (metric)
Display Technology
Display Brightness
Response Time
Native Aspect Ratio
Display Number of Colours
Ports & Interfaces
DisplayPorts Quantity
HDMI Ports Quantity
VGA (D-Sub) Ports Quantity
USB Type-A Downstream Ports Quantity
USB Hub Version
Number of Upstream Ports
Built-In USB Hub
Multimedia
Built-In Speaker(s)
Built-In Camera
TV Tuner Integrated
Design
Colour of Product
Thin Client
Thin Client Installed
Ergonomics
Pivot Angle
Height Adjustment
Height Adjustment
Tilt Angle
Tilt Adjustment
Swivelling
Swivel Angle Range
VESA Mounting Interfaces
Cable Lock Slot
VESA Mounting
Pivot
Plug and Play
On/off Switch
Power
Energy Efficiency Class
Power Consumption (off)
Power Consumption (typical)
Power Consumption (standby)
Annual Energy Consumption
Power Consumption (max)
AC Input Frequency
AC Input Voltage
Operational Conditions
Storage Relative Humidity (H-H)
Operating Relative Humidity (H-H)
Storage Temperature (T-T)
Operating Temperature (T-T)
Certificates
Energy Star Certified
EPEAT Compliance
Weight & Dimensions
Weight With Stand
Height (with Stand)
Depth (with Stand)
Width (with Stand)
Weight
Height
Depth
Width

Running Cost

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Show running costs over: years
Electricity cost when switched on £76.91
Electricity cost when on standby £2.56
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Total running cost over 5 years £79.47
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Energy Rating
0.39T
Running this PC monitor over 5 years will generate 0.39 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
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To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant 11 tree seedlings and grow them for 10 years.

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S24E650C vs EliteDisplay E242

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3000:1 Typical Contrast Ratio
3ms Faster Response Time
Cheaper to Run by £13.46
126.6mm Shorter Height With Stand
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£ £155.99
Two HDMI Ports
12W Lower Maximum Power Consumption
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0.05W Higher Power Consumption When Off

DELL U2417HA vs HP EliteDisplay E242

DELL U2417HA vs HP EliteDisplay E242
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