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HP L2208w
HP L2208w

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HP L2208w PC Monitor

22" 1680 X 1050 LCD 514mm Dec 2012
Display Diagonal Display Resolution Display Width Release Date £138.45 Electricity cost over 5 years
HP has good PC display reviews
Does not have a built-in speaker(s)
Very high running costs

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Released Over Four Years Ago

It was April 2017 when this LCD screen was released.


Does Not Have a Built-In Speaker(s)

The HP L2208w does not have a built-in speaker(s). Most of the other flatpanel monitors that have been available for more than two years do have a built-in speaker(s).

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HP Has Good PC Display Reviews

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


Very High Running Costs

The average 8 year running cost of the L2208w is £139 based on typical energy prices and usage levels, which is in the most expensive 14% of all 1,088 similar spec PC displays that were released more than two years ago.


Only 1680 X 1050 Pixels Display Resolution

The HP L2208w has a maximum display resolution of 1680 x 1050 pixels. That's 15% less display resolution than the most frequently found display resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels. The best display resolution of all flatpanel monitors that have been around for around the same time as this PC monitor is 3440 x 1440 pixels and the worst is 1366 x 768 pixels.

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Quite Narrow Viewing Angle, Horizontal

The viewing angle, horizontal of the HP L2208w of only 160 degrees is one of the narrowest amongst similar spec PC screens that are a comparable age to this LCD screen. LCD screens of this spec and age have viewing angles, horizontal of between 18° and 1,800°, and the average viewing angle, horizontal is 170°.

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Wall Mountable

The HP L2208w is wall mountable, as are most of the other PC screens of a similar spec and age to this LCD screen.

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Has an Energy Star Certified

The HP L2208w has an Energy Star certified, as do most of the other medium monitors that have been available for around the same time as this PC display.

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Packaging Content

Has Two Cables Included

The number of cables included found on the HP L2208w is more than most medium monitors that came out more than two years ago. This PC screen has an AC cables included, which is the most commonly found cables included found on LCD screens of this age and type. The cables included "VGA" is also found on this PC display.

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HP L2208w Review Sources

To prepare this HP L2208w review we compared this PC monitor to 3,037 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 687,538 product attributes, 78,627 PC monitor reviews and 7,443,100 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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