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HP ProDisplay P221

65

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HP ProDisplay P221

£143.99
HP ProDisplay P221
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A classic and low cost 21.5" PC display, with OK running costs but only middle of the road features
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HP ProDisplay P221 Review

With excellent reviews and representing very good value for money, we have ranked the HP ProDisplay P221 number 876 across all PC monitors.
90
Reviews
5 Reviews
73
Value for Money
Good
52
Features
Average Features
32
Age
4 Years Old
68
Running Costs
£59 Over 5 Years
65
Overall Score
Good

Why Has it Scored 65?

It has superb user reviews with an average user rating of 93%. NEC PC screens also have excellent reviews in general.
This PC monitor is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer PC displays with better features are available. However it has good reviews so it may still be worth considering. View the latest LCD screens 2017.
This HP PC monitor has running costs of £59 over 5 years, which puts it typical compared to the other 2,925 PC screens that we have compared it to. View all energy saving PC monitors.
Customers report it is fairly priced.
The ProDisplay P221 has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
Has a built-in speaker(s)
Has an AC cables included
Features
Essential business features
Compatibility with HP accessories
Stability now, and peace of mind for the future
Smart software for the multi-tasker
Energy efficient, environmentally aware
Smaller than average display diagonal
Narrower than average horizontal viewing angle

HP ProDisplay P221 In-Depth Analysis

Reviews Summary

Customers Report That it is Fairly Priced

Six customers mentioned in their reviews that it was good value for money. Mr. M. Kemp gave it a score of 6 stars and mentioned on Amazon “In the end the price online was unbeatable by a long way”. Mr. M. Kemp also mentioned “Great product and it was a great price” in their review. Ant Stone said on Amazon “Easy choice, made all the easier by the great price”.

HP Flatpanel Monitors Have Very Good Reviews

Based on 2,384 user and expert reviews (including 524 verified purchases), HP has very good reviews for its PC displays. 88% of those that bought a HP PC screen would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.

Value For Money

Good Value for Money

The product has excellent reviews but mediocre features and is over 6 months old. However at £143.99 it is in the cheapest 42% of PC displays.

Running Costs

Running Costs Are Average

The ProDisplay P221 is typical compared to the other 2,925 PC monitors that we have analysed for 5 year running costs. Based on typical usage levels and energy prices, we estimate the 5 year running cost of the ProDisplay P221 is £59.

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Age

Released Over Four Years Ago

This PC display was released in February 2013.

Features

Smaller Than Average Display Diagonal

The average display diagonal of all PC monitors is 25", with the smallest being 3.5" and the biggest being 95". The display diagonal of the ProDisplay P221 of only 21.5" is smaller than average when compared to most other PC monitors. It is in the smallest 25% of all PC monitors when ordered by this feature.

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1920 X 1080 (Full HD) Resolution

This LCD screen has a display resolution of 1920 x 1080 (Full HD), which is typical of many PC monitors.

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Average Response Time

The HP ProDisplay P221's response time of 5ms is pretty standard compared to most other PC monitors. It is in the slowest 36% of all PC monitors when ranked by this feature.

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Has a Built-In Speaker(s)

The HP ProDisplay P221 has a built-in speaker(s), unlike 55% of PC monitors which do not have a built-in speaker(s).

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Narrower Than Average Horizontal Viewing Angle

The horizontal viewing angle of the HP ProDisplay P221 of only 170° is narrower than average when compared to most other PC monitors. It is narrower than 67% of all flatpanel monitors when ordered by this feature. The average horizontal viewing angle of all PC monitors is 170°, with the narrowest being 40° and the widest being 180°.

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Narrower Than Average Vertical Viewing Angle

PC monitors have vertical viewing angles of between 40° and 180°, and the average vertical viewing angle is 160°. The ProDisplay P221's vertical viewing angle of only 160° is in the narrowest 28% of all PC monitors when ranked by this feature.

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Average Contrast Ratio (typical)

The ProDisplay P221's contrast ratio (typical) of 1,000 is fairly standard compared to most other PC monitors. It is higher than 82% of all PC displays when ranked by this feature.

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Has an AC Cables Included

The number of cables included found on the HP ProDisplay P221 is more than most PC monitors. The most frequently found cables included is USB, but this cables included is not found on this PC monitor. The cables included AC are also found on this HP PC screen.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

hp c9e49atabu, c9e49aaabu, hp c9e49aa

Barcodes:

00012304741589, 00753253008520, 00807320196648, 00887111729361, 00887111729378, 00887111729385, 00887111729392, 00887111729408, 00887111729415, 00887111729422, 00887111729439, 00887111729446, 00887111729453, 00887111729460, 00887111729477, 00887111729484, 00887111729491, 00887111729507, 00887111729514, 00887111729521, 00887111729538, 00887111729545, 00887111729552, 00887111729569, 00887111729576, 00887111729590, 00887111729606, 00887111729613, 00887111729651, 00887111729675

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