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7 Reasons For
Has a Built-In Camera
The HP EliteDisplay S231 has a built-in camera. Most of the other medium monitors that are a similar age to the EliteDisplay S231 do not have a built-in camera.
We compared all the other PC screens with a built-in camera to this PC monitor and we think the Apple 27" Cinema Display[plb_1999154_price], the DELL UZ2315H[plb_2324899_price], and the AOC I2472[plb_2126699_price] which has better reviews is also worth considering.
HP is one of the better rated flatpanel monitor manufacturers according to average reviews from experts and owners, and HP also has good reviews for its medium monitors.
Fairly Wide Viewing Angle, Vertical
The EliteDisplay S231 has a fairly wide viewing angle, vertical (178 degrees) compared to most of the other PC screens that have been on the market for more than two years. The narrowest viewing angle, vertical of LCD screens that have been on the market for around the same time as the EliteDisplay S231 is 15°, the widest is 180°, and the average viewing angle, vertical is 170°.
Quite Wide Viewing Angle, Horizontal
The EliteDisplay S231 has a fairly wide viewing angle, horizontal (178 degrees) compared to most of the other similar spec PC displays that were launched around the same time as the EliteDisplay S231. The viewing angle, horizontals of flatpanel monitors that were launched around the same time as the EliteDisplay S231 range from -5° to 1,800°.
Quite High Height Adjustment
The lowest height adjustment of comparable spec LCD screens that were released around the same time as the EliteDisplay S231 is 13mm and the highest is 1,200mm. At 150 millimeters, the HP EliteDisplay S231 has a fairly high height adjustment compared to most of the other similar spec PC monitors that have been around for around the same time as the EliteDisplay S231.
1080p Supported Video Modes
This LCD screen has a 1080p|720p supported video modes, which is typical of many comparable spec flatpanel monitors that have been on the market for a similar time to it.
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1920 X 1080 (HD 1080) Supported Graphics Resolutions
This flatpanel monitor has a supported graphics resolutions of 720 x 400|1440 x 900|1600 x 900|1024 x 768 (XGA)|1280 x 1024 (SXGA)|1280 x 720 (HD 720)|1680 x 1050 (WSXGA+)|1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)|640 x 480 (VGA)|800 x 600 (SVGA), which is typical of many medium monitors that have been on the market for around the same time as it.
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Price Has Increased by £26.60
The EliteDisplay S231 has increased in price by £26.60 in the last 43 days.
Running Costs Are Very High
Based on typical usage levels and energy prices we estimate that the 5 year running cost of the EliteDisplay S231 is £75, which makes it one of the least economic to run PC screens of this spec and age.
Does Not Have a Built-In Speaker(s)
The EliteDisplay S231 does not have a built-in speaker(s), although it is worth keeping in mind that most of the other similar spec PC monitors that are a comparable age to the EliteDisplay S231 also do not have a built-in speaker(s).
The EliteDisplay S231 is not 3D, although it is worth keeping in mind that most of the other medium monitors that have been on the market for more than two years are also not 3D.
PC screens which are 3D that might also be worth considering include the Benq XL2411[plb_2130532_price] which is also higher rated.
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Does Not Have a Card Reader Integrated
The HP EliteDisplay S231 does not have a card reader integrated. Most of the other medium monitors that came out more than two years ago also do not have a card reader integrated.
Only HD HD Type
This flatpanel monitor has a Full HD HD type, which is typical of many medium monitors that were launched more than two years ago.
The average weight of medium monitors that have been around for around the same time as the EliteDisplay S231 is 4.9kg, and the weights range from 3g to 39kg. With a weight of 6.1 kilograms, the EliteDisplay S231 is one of the heavier similar spec flatpanel monitors that are a comparable age to the EliteDisplay S231 amongst PC screens of this age.
Fairly Slow Response Time
Across all the comparable spec flatpanel monitors that are a similar age to the EliteDisplay S231 the response times range from 1ms to 69ms. At 7 milliseconds, the EliteDisplay S231 has a fairly slow response time compared to most of the other comparable spec PC displays that have been available for around the same time as the EliteDisplay S231.
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Released Over Two Years Ago
This PC display was released over two years ago.
1920 X 1080 Pixels Display Resolution
This PC monitor has a display resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels, which is the most commonly found display resolution on flatpanel monitors of a comparable type and age to it.
The HP EliteDisplay S231 has a better display type than most comparable spec PC monitors that were released more than two years ago. This PC screen has an LCD display, whereas most PC screens of a comparable age and spec to it have an LED display.
We think you might also be interested in some of the alternative PC screens that have an LCD Display currently available including the Acer DA220[plb_1606986_price], or the Lenovo Tiny-in-One 23[plb_2671558_price] which has better reviews; or the iiyama B2280WSD-B1[plb_1378652_price] which is cheaper.
If the display type of this PC screen is not good enough for you then you might also want to consider the Philips 239C4[plb_1395262_price] (LED and higher rated), or the Benq GW2765[plb_2408928_price] (LED and higher rated); or the LG 25UB55[plb_2505526_price] (LED and cheaper).
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720 x 400, 1440 x 900, 1600 x 900, 1024 x 768 (XGA), 1280 x 1024 (SXGA), 1280 x 720 (HD 720), 1680 x 1050 (WSXGA+), 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080), 640 x 480 (VGA), 800 x 600 (SVGA)
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Running this PC monitor over 5 years will generate 0.54 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant 14 tree seedlings and grow them for 10 years.
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