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HP L1940T

63

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HP L1940T

£59.99
£51.60 £8.00 cheaper than 9 days ago
HP L1940T
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A moderate value for money and 5 year old 19" PC monitor, with alright running costs but only average features
19" 1280 X 1024 Pixels No 8ms Dec 2012
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HP L1940T Review

With low running costs, we have ranked the HP L1940T number 472 in small monitors.
58
Value for Money
Average
57
Features
Average Features
61
Age
5 Years Old
64
Running Costs
£95 Over 5 Years
63
Overall Score
Good

Why Has it Scored 63?

It has great user reviews with an average user rating of 90%. NEC LCD screens also have excellent reviews in general.
This PC monitor is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better flatpanel monitors are available. View the latest PC displays 2018.
It has running costs of £95 over 5 years, which puts it in the most expensive 19% of all 3,255 PC screens that we have compared it to. View all energy saving LCD screens.
Customers report it is reasonably priced.
This HP PC monitor has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
Smaller than average display diagonal
Only 1280 x 1024 pixels resolution

Should You Buy it Now?

Our unique forecasting algorithm looks at historic price trends and predicts the most likely price change over the next 2 weeks. You may want to consider buying now before the price goes up. The price has dropped from £59.99 to £51.60 in the last 9 days. You may want to consider buying now before the price goes back up.
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HP L1940T In-Depth Analysis

Reviews Summary

Users Report That it is Fairly Priced

A few customers who reviewed this PC monitor concluded that it was a bargain for the price. Mammoth mentioned “So when one of the screens became faulty it was great to find a cheap identical replacement” in their review.

Customers Report Excellent Design

One person said in their reviews that the product was good looking. Miss C. E. Furlong scored the HP L1940T 80 out of 100 and she mentioned in her review of this PC monitor on Amazon “All in all, its pretty good ^^”.

Very Good Brand

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

Value For Money

Poor Value for Money

Whilst the product is in the cheapest 94% of PC monitors, it has mediocre features, is over 6 months old and at £51.60 it does not look like great value for money overall.

Price Has Gone Down by £8 (14%)

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Cheaper in the United Kingdom Than Overseas

We checked 22 other countries for prices for the HP L1940T and the United Kingdom price of £51.60 was the cheapest.

The cheapest price that we could find overseas was in the United States where the price is $130.00 (£180.30).

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Running Costs

Running Costs Are Very High

The average 5 year running cost of the L1940T is £95 based on typical energy prices and usage levels, which makes it one of the most expensive to run flatpanel monitors.

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Age

Released Over Five Years Ago

This LCD screen has been on the market since December 2012.

Features

Smaller Than Average Display Diagonal

Across all the PC displays the display diagonals range from 3.5" to 95", and the average display diagonal is 25". The display diagonal of the HP L1940T of only 19" is in the smallest 7% of all PC screens when ordered by this feature.

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Only 1280 X 1024 Pixels Resolution

The largest display resolution of the HP L1940T is 1280 x 1024 pixels. That's 37% smaller display resolution than the most frequently found resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels. Flatpanel monitors resolutions range from 320 x 240 pixels (worst) to 5120 x 2880 pixels (best).

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Slower Than Average Response Time

The HP L1940T's response time of 8ms is slower than 91% of all PC displays when sorted by this feature. The response times of LCD screens range from 1ms to 55ms, and the average response time is 5.5ms.

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Does Not Have a Built-In Speaker(s)

The HP L1940T does not have a built-in speaker(s), although this is within the context that 53% of LCD screens also do not have a built-in speaker(s).

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Narrower 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 HP L1940T of only 140° is narrower than 92% of all flatpanel monitors when ranked by this feature.

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Narrower Than Average Vertical Viewing Angle

The vertical viewing angle of the HP L1940T of only 135° is in the narrowest 8% of all flatpanel monitors when ordered by this feature. The vertical viewing angles of flatpanel monitors range from 40° to 180°, and the average vertical viewing angle is 160°.

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Very Low Contrast Ratio (typical)

The contrast ratio (typical) of the HP L1940T of only 700 is lower than average when compared to most other PC displays. It is in the lowest 6% of all PC displays when ordered by this feature.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

hp 1280x1024hatiswpivgavesa, compaq l1940t, hp em869aref, hp em869at, hp l1940t

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00882780252943

HP L1940T

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