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HP Pavilion 20 PC Monitor

20" 1600 X 900 10000000:1 LCD Oct 2013
Display Diagonal Display Resolution Contrast Ratio (dynamic) Display Release Date £53.84 Electricity cost over 5 years
Very affordable
Running costs are low
Poor expert reviews
5 Reviews
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Running Costs Are Low

The average 8 year running cost of the Pavilion 20 is only £54 based on typical energy prices, which makes it one of the more economic to run medium monitors that came out more than two years ago.


Poor Expert Reviews

Based on five expert reviews from sites including PC Mag, IT, and this medium monitor has an average expert rating of 63 out of 100. If all the comparable spec flatpanel monitors that were released more than two years ago are ranked by average expert review score then this PC display is in the bottom 10%.

HP PC Monitors Have Good Reviews

We checked 2,072 expert and owner reviews (including 394 verified purchases) for HP LCD screens and found that on average HP has good reviews. We also found that HP has good reviews specifically for its medium monitors. 91% of those that bought a HP PC display would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.


Very Affordable

Two owners who purchased the HP Pavilion 20 concluded that it was good value for money. Website said “Very affordable” in their review of this PC monitor.


Released Over Three Years Ago

HP released the Pavilion 20 in October 2013.


Does Not Have a Built-In Speaker(s)

The Pavilion 20 does not have a built-in speaker(s), unlike most of the other medium monitors that have been available for more than two years which have a built-in speaker(s).

We compared this PC screen to all the other PC screens with a built-in speaker(s) and we think the AOC P2460 (£149), the HKC 2615 (£149), or the Asus VN247HA (£148.84) are also worth considering.

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Only 1600 X 900 Pixels Display Resolution

The most display resolution of the Pavilion 20 is 1600 x 900 pixels. That's 31% less display resolution than the most common display resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels. Across all PC screens that were released more than two years ago the worst display resolution is 1366 x 768 pixels and the best is 3440 x 1440 pixels.

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Quite Wide Viewing Angle, Vertical

With a viewing angle, vertical of 178 degrees, the Pavilion 20 has a fairly wide viewing angle, vertical compared to most of the other flatpanel monitors of a comparable spec and age to this PC display. The average viewing angle, vertical of medium monitors that were released more than two years ago is 170°, and the viewing angles, vertical range from 10° to 180°.

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Has an HDCP

The Pavilion 20 has an HDCP. Most of the other PC displays that were launched more than two years ago also have an HDCP.

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Quite Slow Response Time

At 7 milliseconds, the HP Pavilion 20 has a quite slow response time compared to most of the other similar spec PC screens that came out more than two years ago. The fastest response time of flatpanel monitors of this age and spec is 1ms, the slowest is 40ms, and the average response time is 6.1ms.

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Has an Energy Star Certified

The Pavilion 20 has an Energy Star certified. Most of the other PC screens that were released around the same time as this PC screen also have an Energy Star certified.

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Packaging Content

Has Three Cables Included

The number of cables included found on the Pavilion 20 is more than most PC displays of a comparable age and spec to it. This LCD screen has an AC cables included, which is the most frequently found cables included found on medium monitors that have been on the market for a comparable time to this LCD screen. The cables included "DVI" and "VGA" are also found on this HP PC screen.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers hp c3z94aaabb, hp c4d30aaabb, hp 15p142na, hp 15p145na, hp 1600x900, hp a105745m, hp 17f037cl, hp g62332sa, hp d0x72ea, hp c8h76aa, hp k1r59ea, hp k1r56ea, hp 20b010
Barcodes 00887111678775, 00887111678805, 00887111678843, 00887111678874, 00887111920331, 00887758071694, 00888793688397, 00888793764763

HP Pavilion 20 Review Sources

To prepare this HP Pavilion 20 review we compared this PC monitor to 3,052 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 691,708 product attributes, 78,213 PC monitor reviews and 8,104,600 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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