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HP ENVY 24 PC Monitor

£2,398.98
23.8" 1920 X 1080 10000000:1 LED Jun 2014
Display Diagonal Display Resolution Contrast Ratio (dynamic) Display Release Date £141.01 Electricity cost over 5 years
Four industry awards
Easy to use
A bit expensive
28 Reviews + 4 Awards
zeden.net Approved 01net.com 4 Star tomshardware.co.uk Editor Approved pcarena.pl Recommended
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A Bit Expensive

Two owners wrote in their reviews that the product was not good value for money. Bigal wrote on expert website Walmart.com two years ago “It is not inexpensive”. Helpful Advice mentioned “A bit too high factory value on brightness setting” in their HP ENVY 24 review.


Reviews

Four Industry Awards

This PC display is one of the most highly awarded of all the medium monitors that were released more than two years ago.

The experts at two expert review sites liked this PC screen. This PC display received a "Recommended" award from review website Pcarena.pl and it received an "Editor Approved" award from review website Tomshardware.co.uk who decided it was brilliant.

01net.com gave this PC display a "4 Star" award and Zeden.net gave it an "Approved" award.

Average Expert Reviews

Thirteen experts from sites including Digital Versus, PC Mag, computershopper.com and Les Numeriques.com have rated this LCD screen on average 78%.

User Reviews Are Good

On average, ENVY 24 owners rated this LCD screen 84%. Over 77% of reviewers gave this LCD screen either 4 or 5 stars and 86% of those asked said they would recommend buying it to others.

HP Has Good PC Monitor Reviews

Based on 2,072 expert and user reviews (including 394 verified purchases), HP has good ratings for its PC monitors. HP also has good ratings specifically for its medium monitors compared to other manufacturers. 91% of those that bought a HP PC monitor would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.

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Other

Released Over Two Years Ago

It was June 2014 when this PC display was released.


Multimedia

Has a Built-In Speaker(s)

The ENVY 24 has a built-in speaker(s). Most of the other PC screens of this age and spec also have a built-in speaker(s).

We compared all the other LCD screens with a built-in speaker(s) to this PC monitor and we think because of their better review scores, the AOC Q2770PQU, and the LG 34UM95 (£661.98) are also worth considering.

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Energy

Very High Running Costs

The ENVY 24 has an average running cost of £142 over 8 years based on average usage levels and energy prices, which is in the most expensive 13% of all 1,092 PC displays that have been available for more than two years.


Display

1920 X 1080 Pixels Display Resolution

This LCD screen has a display resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels, which is typical of many medium monitors that are a similar age to it.

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Fairly Wide Viewing Angle, Vertical

The ENVY 24 has one of the wider viewing angles, vertical (178 degrees) amongst comparable spec PC screens of this age. Flatpanel monitors that have been available for around the same time as this flatpanel monitor have viewing angles, vertical of between 10° and 180°, and the average viewing angle, vertical is 170°.

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Quite Wide Viewing Angle, Horizontal

Across all the medium monitors that were launched around the same time as this PC monitor the viewing angles, horizontal range from 18° to 1,800°, and the average viewing angle, horizontal is 170°. The HP ENVY 24 has a fairly wide viewing angle, horizontal (178 degrees) compared to most of the other medium monitors that have been on the market for a comparable time to this LCD screen.

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Has an HDCP

The ENVY 24 has an HDCP, as do most of the other PC displays of a comparable age and spec to this PC monitor.

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Fairly Slow Response Time

The average response time of similar spec LCD screens that have been around for a comparable time to this flatpanel monitor is 6.1ms. The ENVY 24 has a fairly slow response time (7 milliseconds) compared to most of the other medium monitors that have been around for a comparable time to this PC monitor.

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Design

Easy to Use

Two people who reviewed the HP ENVY 24 thought it was easy to use. Website Newegg.com said “Good selection of ports to use and the ability to daisy chain these monitors together works flawlessly” . Expert review site Techreviewsource.com wrote “Don't have a good set of external speakers handy” in their review of this PC monitor.

Two people who purchased it considered that it was easy to setup. Website Newegg.com said in their review of this PC monitor “The panel adjustments are nice, easy to setup triple setup”. Benluc rated it 5 stars out of 5 and mentioned on expert website Walmart.com “This monitor is very clear, easy to setup, easy to personalize” in their review of this PC monitor.

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Solid Color Quality

Three people who purchased it concluded that it was good quality. Five years ago website Computershopper.com said “Solid color quality” in their HP ENVY 24 review. They also wrote “Beats Audio mode improves sound quality over the headphones out” in their review.

Solid Color Quality

Five people who bought the product concluded that it was well made. Website Newegg.com said “Pretty Solid, Metallic Lid” but in spite of that they scored it 60 out of 100. They also wrote “Base is solid, easily adjusted” in their review. And also said “Solid mount that's easily adjustable”.

Stylish Looking

Six people who purchased it thought it was good looking. Website Computershopper.com said five years ago “Very stylish looks, big display, glossy front” and gave it a rating of 70 out of 100. They also mentioned “Stylish looking” in their review. Two years ago Bigal wrote “The entire display is stunning in its appearance, beautiful when dark”.

Two customers said in their reviews that this PC monitor was well designed. Website Computershopper.com wrote “Attractive design”. Website Newegg.com mentioned two years ago “Ergonomic Keyboard Design - Silver keys are Good” in their review of this PC monitor.

Two owners mentioned that it had a thin frame.

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Certificates

Has an Energy Star Certified

The ENVY 24 has an Energy Star certified, as do most of the other medium monitors that are a comparable age to this PC display.

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Ports & Interfaces

Has a Headphone Out

The ENVY 24 has a headphone out, as do most of the other PC screens that have been available for around the same time as this PC monitor.

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Only One HDMI Port

The ENVY 24 is a one HDMI port LCD screen. Most of the other flatpanel monitors of a similar spec and age to this flatpanel monitor have between one and three HDMI ports.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers hp 34b050na, hp z7d78ea, hp i57400t
Barcodes 00087944900054, 00190781507178, 00887758656884, 00887758656938, 00887758656945, 00887758656976, 00887758661154, 00888182574966, 00888793510780, 08877586568840

HP ENVY 24 Review Sources

To prepare this HP ENVY 24 review we compared this PC monitor to 3,052 other models. For each PC monitor that we compared, we collated thousands of pieces of information including technical specs, reviews, and prices. In total we analysed 691,904 product attributes, 78,839 PC monitor reviews and 7,829,100 historical PC monitor prices from 203 PC monitor retailers. We then picked out the standout features of this PC monitor compared to the other models as well as any areas where this PC monitor is lacking.

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