HP L1710 Review
|5 Years Old|
|£87 Over 5 Years|
Why Has it Scored 68?
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It is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better PC screens are available. View the latest PC monitors 2018.
This PC monitor has running costs of £87 over 5 years, which puts it typical compared to the other 3,255 PC monitors that we have compared it to. View all energy saving PC monitors.
It has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
Should You Buy it Now?
HP L1710 In-Depth Analysis
HP Has Very Good PC Screen Reviews
We checked 2,138 expert and owner reviews (including 726 verified purchases) for HP flatpanel monitors and found that on average HP has very good reviews compared to other manufacturers. 82% of those that bought a HP flatpanel monitor would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.
Value For Money
Poor Value for Money
Whilst the product is cheaper than 100% of PC monitors, it has mediocre features, is over 6 months old and at £46.99 it does not appear to be great value for money overall.
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Cheaper in the United Kingdom Than Overseas
We checked 22 other countries for prices for the HP L1710 and the United Kingdom price of £46.99 was the cheapest.
The cheapest price that we could find overseas was in the United States where the price is $79.95 (£110.88).
Running Costs Are Average
The average 5 year running cost of the L1710 is £87 based on typical usage levels and energy prices, which is typical compared to the other 3,255 flatpanel monitors.
Released Over Five Years Ago
HP released the L1710 in December 2012.
Smaller Than Average Display Diagonal
The display diagonal of the HP L1710 of only 17" is smaller than 97% of all flatpanel monitors when ranked by this feature. The smallest display diagonal of flatpanel monitors is 3.5", the biggest is 95", and the average display diagonal is 25".
Only 1280 X 1024 Pixels Resolution
The largest display resolution of the HP L1710 is 1280 x 1024 pixels. That's 37% smaller display resolution than the most frequently found resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels. Across all PC monitors the best resolution is 5120 x 2880 pixels and the worst is 320 x 240 pixels.
Average Response Time
The response time of the HP L1710 of 5ms is relatively average compared to most other PC displays. It is slower than 50% of all flatpanel monitors when ranked by this feature.
Does Not Have a Built-In Speaker(s)
Like most other PC displays, the HP L1710 does not have a built-in speaker(s). 53% of PC screens do not have a built-in speaker(s).
Narrower Than Average Horizontal Viewing Angle
The HP L1710's horizontal viewing angle of only 160° is narrower than average when compared to most other flatpanel monitors. It is in the narrowest 10% of all flatpanel monitors when ranked by this feature. The horizontal viewing angles of PC screens range from 40° to 180°, and the average horizontal viewing angle is 170°.
Narrower Than Average Vertical Viewing Angle
Flatpanel monitors have vertical viewing angles of between 40° and 180°, and the average vertical viewing angle is 160°. The HP L1710's vertical viewing angle of only 160° is narrower than average when compared to most other flatpanel monitors. It is in the narrowest 31% of all PC screens when ordered by this feature.
Very Low Contrast Ratio (typical)
The HP L1710's contrast ratio (typical) of only 800 is in the lowest 6% of all PC displays when ordered by this feature.
The HP L1710 is wall mountable, unlike 92% of PC screens which are not wall mountable.