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HP LA2205WG

73

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HP LA2205WG

£69.95
HP LA2205wg
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A positively reviewed but 2 year old 22" flatpanel monitor, with good features but representing only average value for money
22" 1680 X 1050 Pixels 3000:1 No Apr 2016
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£71.99
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£157.20
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Hewlett Packard - HP Compaq LA2205wg - LCD display - TFT - 22" - widescreen - 1680 x 1050 60 Hz - 250 cd m2 - 1000:1 - 5 ms - 0.282 mm - DVI-D, VGA, DisplayPort
£432.12
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Used - NM274AT HP FLAT PANEL MONITOR HP LA2205WG 22IN WIDESCREEN 1680X1050 TFT LCD (Used) - on
£69.99
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Used - HP Compaq LA2205WG 22" LCD VGA DVI DisplayPort Monitor (GRADE B) (Used) - on
£74.95
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Refurbished - HP LA2205wg 22" Widescreen LCD Monitor VGA DVI-D DisplayPort USB 2.0 (Refurbished)
£79.45
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Used - NM274AT HP FLAT PANEL MONITOR HP LA2205WG 22IN WIDESCREEN 1680X1050 TFT LCD (Used)
£160.80
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Used - Screen PC Pro 22" HP LA2205wg TFT TN VGA DVI Display VESA USB Widescreen
£93.31
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Refurbished - HP MON LA2205wg Wide 22in LCD **Refurbished**, 519685-001 (**Refurbished**)
£460.83
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Used - Screen PC Pro 22" HP LA2205wg TFT TN VGA DVI Display VESA USB Widescreen (Used) - on
£108.31
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Refurbished - NM274AA-RFB HP LA2205wg 22in Widescreen **Refurbished** 1680x1050 LCD Monitor - (Refurbished) - on
£172.97
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HP LA2205wg Review

With excellent reviews and at under 2 years old, we have ranked the HP LA2205wg number 541 in best selling monitors.
90
Reviews
8 Reviews
57
Value for Money
Average
68
Features
Good Features
82
Age
1 Year Old
70
Running Costs
£69 Over 5 Years
73
Overall Score
Very Good

Why Has it Scored 73?

It has good expert reviews and fantastic user reviews with an average overall rating of 81%. NEC LCD screens also have excellent reviews in general.
At over a year old this PC screen is slightly out of date, and newer LCD screens with more up to date technology are available. View the latest LCD screens 2018.
This PC monitor has running costs of £69 over 5 years, which puts it typical compared to the other 3,255 PC displays 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:
Has a built-in USB hub
Change how you view your work with the newly re-designed, energy-efficient HP compaq la2205wg 22-inch widescreen LCD monitor, which helps increase productivity and lower costs through advanced user comfort and environmental design.features
Work smart, not hard: adjust the new slider stand to find a position that is suitable for you, whether you are a child or an adult or are shorter or taller in stature, with adjustable tilt, pivot head rotation, swivel and height adjustments
Advanced features: experience 3000:1 dynamic contrast ratio, sharp resolutions to 1680 x 1050 and enhanced connectivity from VGA and HDCP compliant DVI inputs, displayport and integrated USB
Environmental design: the HP compaq la2205wg is ENERGY STAR qualified, has an EPEAT rating of gold, is TCO 5.0 certified, contains packaging that uses materials with a lower environmental impact and includes a low power panel
Customize with options: HP offers a variety of optional products (each sold separately) to help you maximize your monitor investment, including an HP quick release, an HP speaker bar and an HP USB graphics adapter
Smaller than average display diagonal
Only 1680 x 1050 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. There was a cheaper price of £55.99 on eBay 47 days ago. We predict that the price will go down again.
There is a 53% chance that the price will go down. However the future is never certain and there remains a chance that the price will actually go up. Get Price Alerts.

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HP LA2205wg In-Depth Analysis

Reviews Summary

Average Expert Reviews

Based on five expert reviews from sites including PC Advisor.co.uk, CNET.com.au, Good Gear Guide.com.au and CNET.de this LCD screen has an average expert rating of 75 out of 100.

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Very Good Brand

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 ratings compared to other brands. 82% of those that bought a HP PC screen would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.

Value For Money

Poor Value for Money

Whilst the product is in the cheapest 97% of PC monitors, it has excellent reviews and is under 2 years old but has mediocre features, and at £69.95 it does not look like 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 LA2205wg and the United Kingdom price of £69.95 was the cheapest.

The cheapest price that we could find overseas was in the United States where the price is $389.99 (£541.89).

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Running Costs

Average Running Costs

The average running cost of the LA2205wg is £69 over 5 years based on typical usage levels and energy prices, which is typical compared to the other 3,255 flatpanel monitors.

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Age

Released Over a Year Ago

This PC display has been on the market since April 2016.

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Features

Smaller Than Average Display Diagonal

Flatpanel monitors have display diagonals of between 3.5" and 95", and the average display diagonal is 25". The LA2205wg's display diagonal of only 22" is smaller than average when compared to most other PC screens. It is smaller than 69% of all flatpanel monitors when sorted by this feature.

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Only 1680 X 1050 Pixels Resolution

The largest display resolution of the LA2205wg is 1680 x 1050 pixels. That's 15% smaller display resolution than the most frequently found resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels. Across all PC displays the best resolution is 5120 x 2880 pixels and the worst is 320 x 240 pixels.

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Average Response Time

The response time of the LA2205wg of 5ms is relatively typical compared to most other PC screens. It is in the slowest 30% of all flatpanel monitors when ranked by this feature.

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Narrower Than Average Vertical Viewing Angle

Across all the PC displays the vertical viewing angles range from 40° to 180°, and the average vertical viewing angle is 160°. The LA2205wg's vertical viewing angle of only 160° is narrower than 66% of all flatpanel monitors when sorted by this feature.

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Narrower Than Average Horizontal Viewing Angle

The horizontal viewing angle of the LA2205wg of only 160° is narrower than average when compared to most other flatpanel monitors. It is narrower than 91% of all PC monitors when ranked by this feature. PC monitors have horizontal viewing angles of between 40° and 180°, and the average horizontal viewing angle is 170°.

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Has a Built-In USB Hub

The LA2205wg has a built-in USB hub, unlike 81% of flatpanel monitors which do not have a built-in USB hub.

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Does Not Have a Built-In Speaker(s)

The HP LA2205wg does not have a built-in speaker(s). 53% of flatpanel monitors also do not have a built-in speaker(s).

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

hp nm274atapproved, compaq 1680x1050, nm274at la2205wg, compaq la2205wg, hp 1680x1050, hp la2205wg, nm274aarfb, hp nm274aa

Barcodes:

00000519685001, 00884420767787, 00884420767794, 03700857077756, 04058154191484, 04260342831748, 05060187228159, 05060333167547, 05711045358906, 05712505257586

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