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HP W2072A

78

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HP W2072A

£95.00
HP W2072a
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A classic and top-value 20" flatpanel monitor, with low running costs and good features
20" 1600 X 900 Pixels 3000000:1 No Oct 2012
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HP W2072a 20-in LED monitor **New Retail**, B5M13AA (**New Retail**)
£95.00
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HP Pavilion Mini Desktop 300-040 Bundle, includes HP W2072A 20-Inch LED Display
£218.00
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HP W2072A 20In Led LCD Mon A, 693178-001
£290.97
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HP Pavilion Mini Desktop 300-040 Bundle, includes HP W2072A 20-Inch LED Display (Brand new, unopened)
£208.00
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HP W2072a Review

Representing excellent value for money and with reviews, we have ranked the HP W2072a number 61 in small monitors and number 747 in best selling monitors.
90
Reviews
57 Reviews
95
Value for Money
Excellent
60
Features
Good Features
58
Age
5 Years Old
79
Running Costs
£54 Over 5 Years
78
Overall Score
Very Good

Why Has it Scored 78?

It has great user reviews with an average user rating of 81%, based on 57 reviews. NEC LCD screens also have excellent reviews in general.
This PC monitor is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer LCD screens with better features are available. However it has good reviews so it may still be worth considering. View the latest flatpanel monitors 2018.
This HP PC monitor has running costs of £54 over 5 years, which puts it typical compared to the other 3,255 LCD screens that we have compared it to. View all energy saving PC displays.
Customers report it is robust.
The W2072a has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
Sophisticated meets affordability
The power of LED
Quality you can count on
Smaller than average display diagonal
Only 1600 x 900 pixels resolution

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HP W2072a In-Depth Analysis

Reviews Summary

Good User Reviews

On average, based on 57 user reviews this HP PC display has an overall user rating of 81 out of 100. Over 75% of reviewers gave this LCD screen either 4 or 5 stars.

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Users Report That it is Robust

Two customers who reviewed the product agreed that it was well made.

  • Good, solid monitor…
  • Overall good, nothing wrong with it from a performance standpoint besides the built in speakers, just a few physical issues that aren't too bothersome…

Very Good Brand

We checked 2,138 user and expert reviews (including 726 verified purchases) for HP PC monitors and found that on average HP has very good ratings compared to other manufacturers. 82% of those that bought a HP PC display would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.

Value For Money

Outstanding Value for Money

The product has excellent reviews but mediocre features and is over 6 months old. However at £95.00 it is in the cheapest 11% of PC monitors.

Price Has Gone Up by £6 (6%)

There was a cheaper price of £89 at Ex Demo Hut 61 days ago.

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Running Costs

Running Costs Are Average

The average 5 year running cost of the W2072a is £54 based on typical energy prices and usage levels, which is typical compared to the other 3,255 flatpanel monitors.

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Age

Released Over Five Years Ago

This flatpanel monitor has been on the market since October 2012.

Features

Smaller Than Average Display Diagonal

The display diagonal of the HP W2072a of only 20" is smaller than 86% of all flatpanel monitors when sorted by this feature. The average display diagonal of all flatpanel monitors is 25", with the smallest being 3.5" and the biggest being 95".

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Only 1600 X 900 Pixels Resolution

The HP W2072a has a maximum display resolution of 1600 x 900 pixels. That's 31% smaller display resolution than a 1920 x 1080 pixels flatpanel monitor, which is the most common resolution. The resolution of all flatpanel monitors ranges from 320 x 240 pixels (worst) to 5120 x 2880 pixels (best).

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Average Response Time

The response time of the HP W2072a of 5ms is fairly standard compared to most other LCD screens. It is in the slowest 70% of all LCD screens when ranked by this feature.

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Does Not Have a Built-In Speaker(s)

The HP W2072a does not have a built-in speaker(s). 53% of PC screens also 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 W2072a of only 90° is narrower than 96% of all flatpanel monitors when ranked by this feature. The horizontal viewing angles of flatpanel monitors range from 40° to 180°, and the average horizontal viewing angle is 170°.

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Narrower Than Average Vertical Viewing Angle

The vertical viewing angle of the HP W2072a of only 50° is very narrow compared to most other PC displays. It is narrower than 99% of all flatpanel monitors when sorted by this feature. The narrowest vertical viewing angle of PC displays is 40°, the widest is 180°, and the average vertical viewing angle is 160°.

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Lower Than Average Contrast Ratio (typical)

The contrast ratio (typical) of the HP W2072a of only 600 is lower than 95% of all PC displays when sorted by this feature.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

warranty w2072a, hp k5g91aaaba, hp b5m13aa, hp w2072a

Barcodes:

00000693178001, 00889296010814, 04054842529874

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