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HP EliteDisplay E242 Head Only

72

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HP EliteDisplay E242 Head Only

HP EliteDisplay E242 Head Only
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An astoundingly economical to run and fully featured 24" PC screen
24" 1920 X 1200 Pixels 5000000:1 No Oct 2015 A+
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Used - HP M1P02AT#ABU EliteDisplay E242 - LED monitor - 24" - 1920 x 1200 FullHD - Plane to Line Switching (PLS) - 250 cd/m2 - 1000:1 - 7 ms - HDMI VGA DisplayPort - black - promo - (Monitors > Monitors)
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HP EliteDisplay E242 Head Only Review

With very low running costs and excellent features, we have scored the HP EliteDisplay E242 Head Only as follows:
82
Features
Fully-Featured
78
Age
2 Years Old
96
Running Costs
£28 Over 5 Years
72
Overall Score
Very Good

Why Has it Scored 72?

It has good user reviews with an average user rating of 80%. NEC LCD screens also have excellent reviews in general.
This PC monitor is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better PC displays are available. View the latest PC monitors 2018.
It has an efficiency rating of A+, and its running costs of only £28 over 5 years are in the cheapest 6% of all 3,255 flatpanel monitors that we have compared it to. View all energy saving LCD screens.
This HP PC monitor has some great features:
1920 x 1200 pixels resolution
Very wide vertical viewing angle
Wider than average horizontal viewing angle
Has a built-in USB hub
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 w
Room to navigate
Ports for your platforms and peripherals
Reduce power consumption and help lower costs

HP EliteDisplay E242 Head Only In-Depth Analysis

Reviews Summary

HP PC Monitors Have Very Good Reviews

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

Running Costs

Running Costs Are Very Low

The efficiency rating of this PC screen is A+. The EliteDisplay E242 Head Only is in the cheapest 6% of all 3,255 flatpanel monitors that we have assessed for 5 year running costs. Based on typical energy prices and usage levels, we estimate the 5 year running cost of the EliteDisplay E242 Head Only is only £28.

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Age

Released Over Two Years Ago

HP released the EliteDisplay E242 Head Only in October 2015.

Features

Average Display Diagonal

The EliteDisplay E242 Head Only's display diagonal of 24" is pretty typical compared to most other flatpanel monitors. It is bigger than 40% of all flatpanel monitors when sorted by this feature.

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1920 X 1200 Pixels Resolution

The largest display resolution of the EliteDisplay E242 Head Only is 1920 x 1200 pixels. That's 11% larger resolution than a 1920 x 1080 pixels PC monitor, which is the most common resolution. Across all flatpanel monitors the resolution ranges from 320 x 240 pixels (worst) to 5120 x 2880 pixels (best).

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Slower Than Average Response Time

The EliteDisplay E242 Head Only's response time of 7ms is in the slowest 16% of all flatpanel monitors when sorted by this feature. The fastest response time of flatpanel monitors is 1ms, the slowest is 55ms, and the average response time is 5.5ms.

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Very Wide 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 EliteDisplay E242 Head Only's vertical viewing angle of 178° is in the widest 4% of all PC displays when ordered by this feature.

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Does Not Have a Built-In Speaker(s)

Like most other flatpanel monitors, the HP EliteDisplay E242 Head Only does not have a built-in speaker(s). 53% of flatpanel monitors do not have a built-in speaker(s).

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Wider Than Average Horizontal Viewing Angle

Across all the flatpanel monitors the horizontal viewing angles range from 40° to 180°, and the average horizontal viewing angle is 170°. The horizontal viewing angle of the EliteDisplay E242 Head Only of 178° is wider than average when compared to most other PC monitors. It is in the widest 6% of all flatpanel monitors when ranked by this feature.

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Has a Built-In USB Hub

The EliteDisplay E242 Head Only has a built-in USB hub. 81% of flatpanel monitors do not have a built-in USB hub.

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Average Contrast Ratio (typical)

The contrast ratio (typical) of the HP EliteDisplay E242 Head Only of 1,000 is pretty typical compared to most other PC screens. It is in the highest 50% of all PC displays when ordered by this feature.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

m1p02aaaba, m1p02aaabu

Barcodes:

00889296458715, 00889296458722, 00889296458739, 00889296458746, 00889296458753, 00889296458760, 00889296458777, 00889296458784, 00889296458791, 00889296458807, 00889296458814, 00889296458821, 00889296458838, 00889296458845, 00889296458852, 00889296458869, 00889296458876, 00889296458883, 00889296458890, 00889296458906, 00889296458913, 00889296458920, 00889296458937, 00889296458944, 00889296458951, 00889296458968, 00889296458975, 00889296458982, 00889296458999, 00889296459002

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