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HP ProDisplay P17A
HP ProDisplay P17A
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HP ProDisplay P17A PC Monitor

17" 1280 X 1024 LCD 377.2mm Aug 2015
Display Diagonal Display Resolution Display Width Release Date £38.97 Electricity cost over 5 years
1280 x 1024 pixels display resolution
Good brand
Does not have a built-in speaker(s)

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Average Running Costs

The ProDisplay P17A is typical compared to the other 93 small monitors that have been on the market for more than a year that we have analysed for running costs. Based on average energy prices and usage levels, we estimate the ProDisplay P17A will cost £39 over 8 years to run.


Released Over a Year Ago

It was August 2015 when HP released the ProDisplay P17A.


Does Not Have a Built-In Speaker(s)

The HP ProDisplay P17A does not have a built-in speaker(s). Most of the other small monitors that were launched around the same time as this LCD screen also do not have a built-in speaker(s).

We compared this PC display to all the other PC displays with a built-in speaker(s) and we think the HKC 1976A (£64.99), or the AOC E975SWDA (£63.46) are also worth considering.

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Good Brand

We checked 2,072 expert and owner reviews for HP PC screens and found that on average HP has good reviews compared to other brands. We also found that HP has good reviews specifically within its small monitors range.


Has an Energy Star Certified

The ProDisplay P17A has an Energy Star certified. Most of the other comparable spec PC monitors that have been available for a similar time to this PC display also have an Energy Star certified.

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1280 X 1024 Pixels Display Resolution

This flatpanel monitor has a display resolution of 1280 x 1024 pixels, which is typical of many flatpanel monitors that have been on the market for around the same time as it.

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Quite Wide Viewing Angle, Vertical

At 160 degrees, the ProDisplay P17A has a fairly wide viewing angle, vertical compared to most of the other small monitors that were released around the same time as this flatpanel monitor. Across all the small monitors that have been around for around the same time as this flatpanel monitor the viewing angles, vertical range from 50° to 180°.

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HP ProDisplay P17A Review Sources

To prepare this HP ProDisplay P17A 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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