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HP L2045 PC Monitor

20.1" 1680 X 1050 LCD 471.4mm Jun 2014
Display Diagonal Display Resolution Display Width Release Date £164.09 Electricity cost over 5 years
Expert reviews are average
Robust
Good value for general-purpose home or business use, multiple adjustment options include pivot, clear text
7 Reviews

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Reviews

Expert Reviews Are Average

The average expert rating of this LCD screen is 73 out of 100 based on six expert reviews from sites including maximumpc.com, Digitaltrends.com, alphr.com and Howstuffworks.com.

HP PC Monitors Have Good Reviews

We checked 2,104 expert and owner reviews (including 391 verified purchases) for HP PC screens and found that on average HP has good reviews compared to other manufacturers. We also found that HP has good reviews specifically for its medium monitors. 92% of those that bought a HP PC display would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.


Design

Robust

One customer mentioned in their reviews that the HP L2045 was well made.


Price

Good Value for General-Purpose Home or Business Use, Multiple Adjustment Options Include Pivot, Clear Text

Three customers said in their reviews that it was good value for money. Howstuffworks.com said “Absolutely affordable Widescreen USB 2.0 hub built in Rotates to Landscape Portrait modes VGA DVI inputs Height” in their review of this PC monitor. Howstuffworks.com also wrote “Good value for general-purpose home or business use, multiple adjustment options include pivot, clear text” in their review. Expert website Alphr.com wrote “A decent 20in widescreen TFT for the office, with a flexible stand, USB hub and an affordable price”.

One owner wrote in their reviews that it was expensive. Pcauthority.com.au wrote “It is expensive” in their review of the HP L2045.

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Good Picture Quality

One customer considered that the HP L2045 had a wide viewing angle.


Multimedia

Does Not Have a Built-In Speaker(s)

The HP L2045 does not have a built-in speaker(s). Most of the other LCD screens of a comparable type and age to this LCD screen do have a built-in speaker(s).

Other flatpanel monitors which also have a built-in speaker(s) that you might also want to look at include the Samsung 320MXN-3, the Wortmann AG Terra 2412W, or the Fujitsu B20T-6.

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Energy

High Running Costs

The L2045 has an average running cost of £165 over 8 years based on average energy prices, which makes it one of the more expensive to run PC displays of a similar age and spec.


Display

Only 1680 X 1050 Pixels Display Resolution

The most display resolution of the HP L2045 is 1680 x 1050 pixels. That's 15% less display resolution than the most common display resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels. Across all medium monitors that have been on the market for more than two years the display resolution ranges from 1366 x 768 pixels to 3440 x 1440 pixels.

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Quite Narrow Viewing Angle, Horizontal

The narrowest viewing angle, horizontal of PC screens that came out around the same time as this PC monitor is 18° and the widest is 1,800°. When compared to other comparable spec PC monitors that are a similar age to this PC display, the HP L2045's viewing angle, horizontal of only 160 degrees is one of the narrowest.

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Quite Narrow Viewing Angle, Vertical

At only 160 degrees, the HP L2045 has a quite narrow viewing angle, vertical compared to most of the other medium monitors that were released more than two years ago. Medium monitors that have been on the market for around the same time as this PC display have viewing angles, vertical of between 10° and 180°.

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Other

Released Over Two Years Ago

It was April 2017 when HP released the L2045.

Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers dual l2045w

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