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HP ProDisplay P242va

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HP ProDisplay P242va

£99.54
HP ProDisplay P242va
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A very economical to run and bargain price 24" LCD screen, with good features
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HP ProDisplay P242va Review

With very low running costs and representing excellent value for money, we have ranked the HP ProDisplay P242va number 784 in best selling monitors.
80
Value for Money
Very Good
75
Features
Good Features
74
Age
2 Years Old
92
Running Costs
£33 Over 5 Years
77
Overall Score
Very Good

Why Has it Scored 77?

It has marvellous user reviews with an average user rating of 100%. NEC LCD screens also have excellent reviews in general.
This PC monitor is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better flatpanel monitors are available. View the latest PC monitors 2018.
It has running costs of only £33 over 5 years, which puts it in the cheapest 13% of all 3,255 flatpanel monitors that we have compared it to. View all energy saving PC monitors.
This HP PC monitor has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
Wider than average horizontal viewing angle
Wider than average vertical viewing angle
Fabulous front-of-screen
High-speed connection for FHD imagery
Create an efficient, easy-to-use workspace
Additional features
Slower than average response time
Does not have a built-in speaker(s)

HP ProDisplay P242va In-Depth Analysis

Reviews Summary

HP Has Very Good PC Screen Reviews

Based on 2,138 expert and owner reviews (including 726 verified purchases), HP has very good ratings for its PC displays. 82% of those that bought a HP LCD screen would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.

Value For Money

Good Value for Money

The product has average features and is over 6 months old but at £99.54 it is in the cheapest 12% of PC monitors.

Cheaper in the United Kingdom Than Overseas

We checked 22 other countries for prices for the HP ProDisplay P242va and the United Kingdom price of £99.54 was the cheapest.

The cheapest price that we could find overseas was in the United States where the price is $249.99 (£346.71).

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Running Costs

Low Running Costs

The ProDisplay P242va is in the cheapest 13% of all 3,255 flatpanel monitors that we have assessed for 5 year running costs. Based on average energy prices, we estimate the 5 year running cost of the ProDisplay P242va is only £33.

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Age

Released Over Two Years Ago

HP released the ProDisplay P242va in May 2015.

Features

Average Display Diagonal

The display diagonal of the HP ProDisplay P242va of 24" is relatively typical compared to most other flatpanel monitors. It is in the biggest 58% of all flatpanel monitors when ordered by this feature.

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1920 X 1080 Pixels Resolution

This PC monitor has a display resolution of 1920 x 1080 (Full HD)|1920 x 1080 pixels, which is the most frequently found resolution on flatpanel monitors.

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Slower Than Average Response Time

The response time of the ProDisplay P242va of 8ms is in the slowest 10% of all flatpanel monitors when ranked by this feature. Across all the PC monitors the response times range from 1ms to 55ms, and the average response time is 5.5ms.

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Does Not Have a Built-In Speaker(s)

The HP ProDisplay P242va does not have a built-in speaker(s), although this is within the context that 53% of PC displays also do not have a built-in speaker(s).

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Wider Than Average Horizontal Viewing Angle

The ProDisplay P242va's horizontal viewing angle of 178° is wider than average when compared to most other LCD screens. It is in the widest 33% of all PC monitors when ordered by this feature. Across all the flatpanel monitors the horizontal viewing angles range from 40° to 180°, and the average horizontal viewing angle is 170°.

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Wider Than Average Vertical Viewing Angle

The average vertical viewing angle of all flatpanel monitors is 160°, with the narrowest being 40° and the widest being 180°. The vertical viewing angle of the ProDisplay P242va of 178° is wider than average when compared to most other PC displays. It is in the widest 6% of all flatpanel monitors when ordered by this feature.

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Higher Than Average Contrast Ratio (typical)

The ProDisplay P242va's contrast ratio (typical) of 3,000 is higher than average when compared to most other PC displays. It is higher than 86% of all flatpanel monitors when sorted by this feature.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

hp k7x32a8abaa1, hp k7x32aaabb, hp 1920x1080, hp p242va

Barcodes:

00888793867242, 00888793867259, 00888793867266, 00888793867273, 00888793867280, 00888793867297, 00888793867303, 00888793867310, 00888793867327, 00888793867334, 00888793867341, 00889296275855, 00889296275862, 00889296275879, 00889296275886, 00889296275893, 00889296275909, 00889296275916, 00889296275923, 00889296275930, 00889296275947, 00889296275954, 00889296389217, 00889899386125, 00889899983119, 04053162949072, 04053162961883, 07103129633456, 07427452182192, 07427452578520

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