One customer who bought it concluded that it had email functionality. Craig Mckay said “Also read the full email in preview without having to constantly resize stuff” .
Released Over Four Years Ago
This PC monitor was released in December 2012.
Does Not Have a Built-In Speaker(s)
The L2245wg does not have a built-in speaker(s), unlike most of the other similar spec LCD screens that are a comparable age to this flatpanel monitor.
It is worth considering other flatpanel monitors which also have a built-in speaker(s) including the AOC Q2770PQU, or the Asus VN279QL.
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HP Has Good Reviews for Its PC Screens
We checked 2,072 expert and user reviews (including 394 verified purchases) for HP PC displays and found that on average HP has good reviews compared to other brands. We also found that HP has good reviews specifically within its medium monitors range. 91% of those that bought a HP PC screen would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.
Running Costs Are Very High
The L2245wg has an average 8 year running cost of £126 based on typical energy prices, which is in the most expensive 16% of all 1,092 medium monitors that have been on the market for more than two years.
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Only 1680 X 1050 Pixels Display Resolution
The most display resolution of the L2245wg is 1680 x 1050 pixels. That's 15% less display resolution than a 1920 x 1080 pixels LCD screen, which is the most common display resolution. The best display resolution of all PC monitors of a comparable age and spec to this LCD screen is 3440 x 1440 pixels and the worst is 1366 x 768 pixels.
Quite Narrow Viewing Angle, Horizontal
Across all the medium monitors that have been on the market for a similar time to this PC display the viewing angles, horizontal range from 18° to 1,800°, and the average viewing angle, horizontal is 170°. The L2245wg has one of the narrower viewing angles, horizontal (only 160 degrees) amongst medium monitors of this age.
Has an HDCP
The L2245wg has an HDCP. Most of the other comparable spec PC screens that have been around for more than two years also have an HDCP.
The HP L2245wg is wall mountable. Most of the other medium monitors that have been around for around the same time as this flatpanel monitor also are wall mountable.
Has an Energy Star Certified
The L2245wg has an Energy Star certified. Most of the other similar spec PC monitors that have been around for more than two years also have an Energy Star certified.
Manufacturer Part Numbers
hp 1680x1050, hp fl472at, hp l2245wg
HP L2245wg Review Sources
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