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HP U160

£110.51
A cheap to run and 5 year old 1366 x 768 LCD screen
15.6" 1366 X 768 Pixels LED No Jan 2013
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HP U160 Review

With very low running costs but at over 3 years old,
5
Missing Some Features
25
4 Years Old
96
£16 Over 8 Years
Overall Score
24
Mediocre

Why Has it Scored 25?

NEC flatpanel monitors have excellent reviews in general.
It is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better PC screens are available. View the latest PC monitors 2017.
This PC monitor has running costs of only £16 over 8 years, which puts it in the cheapest 1% of all 2,768 PC displays that we have compared it to.
It is missing some features:
Only 1366 x 768 pixels display resolution
Quite narrow viewing angle, vertical
Quite narrow viewing angle, horizontal
Quite slow response time

Should You Buy it Now?

Our unique forecasting algorithm looks at historic price trends and predicts the most likely price change over the next 2 weeks. There was a cheaper price of £71.20 on eBay 14 days ago. We predict that the price will go down again.
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HP U160 In-Depth Analysis

Reviews

HP Has Very Good Reviews for Its PC Monitors

We checked 2,265 expert and user reviews (including 484 verified purchases) for HP LCD screens and found that on average HP has very good reviews compared to other manufacturers. 89% of those that bought a HP LCD screen would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.


Features

Only 1366 X 768 Pixels Display Resolution

The HP U160 has a maximum display resolution of 1366 x 768 pixels. That's 49% smaller display resolution than the most common resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels. The best resolution of all LCD screens is 5120 x 2880 pixels and the worst is 320 x 240 pixels.

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Quite Narrow Viewing Angle, Vertical

The average viewing angle, vertical of all flatpanel monitors is 160°, with the narrowest being 10° and the widest being 180°. The HP U160's viewing angle, vertical of only 65° is very narrow compared to most other LCD screens. It is in the narrowest 4% of all LCD screens when ranked by this feature.

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Quite Narrow Viewing Angle, Horizontal

Across all the PC monitors the viewing angles, horizontal range from 17° to 180°, and the average viewing angle, horizontal is 170°. The viewing angle, horizontal of the HP U160 of only 90° is very narrow compared to most other LCD screens. It is in the narrowest 4% of all PC displays when sorted by this feature.

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Quite Slow Response Time

The response times of LCD screens range from 1ms to 55ms, and the average response time is 5.7ms. The response time of the HP U160 of 12ms is in the slowest 7% of all PC screens when ordered by this feature.

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Does Not Have a Built-In Speaker(s)

The HP U160 does not have a built-in speaker(s). 53% of LCD screens also do not have a built-in speaker(s).

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Only Has a USB Cables Included

The number of cables included found on the HP U160 is more than most LCD screens. This flatpanel monitor has a USB cables included, which is the most frequently found cables included found on LCD screens.

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Age

Released Over Four Years Ago

This PC monitor has been on the market since January 2013.


Running Costs

Very Low Running Costs

The average 8 year running cost of the U160 is only £16 based on average energy prices and usage levels, which is in the cheapest 1% of all 2,768 LCD screens.

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Value for Money

Price Has Gone Up by £25 (22%)

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Cheaper in the United Kingdom Than Overseas

We checked 22 other countries for prices for the HP U160 and the United Kingdom price of £110.51 was the cheapest. The cheapest price that we could find overseas was in the United States where the price is $105.20 (£136.71).

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers hp hstnd3661w, hp d4t56at
Barcodes 00163120645701, 00887111398277, 00887111458780, 00887111632272, 00887758079980, 00887758230275, 00887758597613, 00887758601594, 04055895306702, 05712505280485, 05712505418727, 08871114587808, 08871116322728, 08877586015948

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