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HP V201A PC Monitor

19.45" 1600 X 900 3000000:1 LCD Aug 2015
Display Diagonal Display Resolution Contrast Ratio (dynamic) Display Release Date £51.27 Electricity cost over 5 years
1600 x 900 pixels display resolution
HP has good reviews for its flatpanel monitors
Does not have a built-in speaker(s)
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OK Running Costs

The V201a is typical compared to the other 93 small monitors that have been on the market for more than a year that we have assessed for 8 year running costs. Based on typical usage levels and energy prices, we estimate the 8 year running cost of the V201a is £52.


Released Over a Year Ago

This HP PC monitor has been on the market since August 2015.


Does Not Have a Built-In Speaker(s)

The HP V201a does not have a built-in speaker(s), although it is worth noting that most of the other small monitors that were released around the same time as this PC screen also do not have a built-in speaker(s).

We compared this flatpanel monitor to all the other PC monitors with a built-in speaker(s) and we think the Asus VB198T (£106.23), or the Viewsonic VA2055SM (£86.37) are also worth considering.

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HP Has Good Reviews for Its Flatpanel Monitors

We checked 2,072 expert and user reviews for HP PC screens and found that on average HP has good ratings. We also found that HP has good ratings specifically for its small monitors.


1600 X 900 Pixels Display Resolution

The HP V201a has a maximum display resolution of 1600 x 900 pixels. That's 10% more display resolution than the most frequently found display resolution of 1280 x 1024 pixels. Across all small monitors that came out around the same time as this PC screen the worst display resolution is 1024 x 768 pixels and the best is 1920 x 1080 pixels.

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Quite Narrow Viewing Angle, Vertical

The average viewing angle, vertical of small monitors that are a comparable age to this PC display is 130°, and the viewing angles, vertical range from 50° to 180°. With a viewing angle, vertical of only 50 degrees, the HP V201a's viewing angle, vertical is one of the narrowest amongst small monitors that have been around for a similar time to this PC screen.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers hp valuef8c55atabu, hp f8c55atabu, hp f8c55aaabu, hp 1600x900, hp v201a
Barcodes 00888182310465

HP V201a Review Sources

To prepare this HP V201a 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 692,148 product attributes, 78,562 PC monitor reviews and 8,073,300 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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