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HP Pavilion 27xw

74

Overall Score

HP Pavilion 27xw

£214.99
HP Pavilion 27xw
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A good spec but a little out of date 27" PC display, with average running costs but representing only moderate value for money
27" 1920 X 1080 (Full HD) Pixels 5000000:1 No Aug 2015
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HP Pavilion 27xw Review

With very good features but at over 2 years old, we have scored the HP Pavilion 27xw as follows:
66
Value for Money
Good
79
Features
Good Features
77
Age
2 Years Old
67
Running Costs
£82 Over 5 Years
74
Overall Score
Very Good

Why Has it Scored 74?

Looking across the entire NEC PC monitor range, the average reviews for all NEC LCD screens are excellent.
It is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better PC screens are available. View the latest flatpanel monitors 2018.
This PC monitor has running costs of £82 over 5 years, which puts it typical compared to the other 3,292 PC screens that we have compared it to. View all energy saving LCD screens.
It has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
Bigger than average display diagonal
Wider than average vertical viewing angle
Amazing angles
Distinctively modern and accessible
Captivating imagery
Slower than average response time
Does not have a built-in speaker(s)

HP Pavilion 27xw In-Depth Analysis

Reviews Summary

HP Has Very Good Reviews for Its PC Monitors

Based on 5,600 user and expert reviews (including 979 verified purchases), HP has very good reviews for its PC displays. 96% of those that bought a HP PC monitor would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.

Value For Money

Disappointing Value for Money

The product has average features, is over 6 months old and at £214.99 it is in the most expensive 50% of PC displays.

Cheaper in the United Kingdom Than Overseas

We checked 22 other countries for prices for the HP Pavilion 27xw and the United Kingdom price of £214.99 was the cheapest.

The cheapest price that we could find overseas was in the United States where the price is $199.99 (£277.89).

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Running Costs

Running Costs Are Average

The Pavilion 27xw is typical compared to the other 3,292 flatpanel monitors that we have assessed for running costs. Based on average energy prices and usage levels, we estimate the Pavilion 27xw will cost £82 over 5 years to run.

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Age

Released Over Two Years Ago

This PC display was released in August 2015.

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Features

Bigger Than Average Display Diagonal

The display diagonals of PC displays range from 3.5" to 95", and the average display diagonal is 25". The display diagonal of the Pavilion 27xw of 27" is bigger than 77% of all PC displays when ranked by this feature.

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1920 X 1080 Pixels Resolution

This PC display has a display resolution of 1920 x 1080 (Full HD)|1920 x 1080 pixels, which is typical of many PC screens.

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Slower Than Average Response Time

The response time of the HP Pavilion 27xw of 8ms is slower than average when compared to most other PC monitors. It is slower than 89% of all flatpanel monitors when ranked by this feature. Across all the PC displays the response times range from 1ms to 55ms, and the average response time is 5.6ms.

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Wider Than Average Vertical Viewing Angle

The vertical viewing angle of the Pavilion 27xw of 178° is wider than average when compared to most other PC displays. It is wider than 83% of all PC displays when ordered by this feature. The average vertical viewing angle of all PC displays is 160°, with the narrowest being 40° and the widest being 180°.

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Wider Than Average Horizontal Viewing Angle

The HP Pavilion 27xw's horizontal viewing angle of 178° is wider than average when compared to most other PC displays. It is wider than 92% of all LCD screens when ordered by this feature. PC displays have horizontal viewing angles of between 40° and 180°, and the average horizontal viewing angle is 170°.

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Does Not Have a Built-In Speaker(s)

The HP Pavilion 27xw does not have a built-in speaker(s), although this is within the context that 53% of PC screens also do not have a built-in speaker(s).

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Average Contrast Ratio (typical)

The contrast ratio (typical) of the Pavilion 27xw of 1,000 is fairly standard compared to most other PC displays. It is higher than 53% of all LCD screens when sorted by this feature.

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Two HDMI Ports

Most flatpanel monitors have between one and five HDMI ports, including the HP Pavilion 27xw which has two HDMI ports.

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Features Picture-in-Picture Support

The Pavilion 27xw features Picture-in-Picture support, unlike 95% of PC displays which do not feature Picture-in-Picture support.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

hp j7y63aaabu

Barcodes:

00889296913825, 00889296913832

HP Pavilion 27xw

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