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HP W2072a

HP W2072a PC Monitor

20" 3000000:1 LED 477.3mm Oct 2012
Display Diagonal Contrast Ratio (dynamic) Display Width Release Date
The HP W2072a 50,8 cm (20") LED Backlit LCD Monitor combines flawless form and high-quality viewing at an affordable price all with the environment in mind. Its thin design, with integrated... More
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Average User Reviews

On average, based on 37 user reviews the average user rating of this PC monitor is 79%.

Running Costs Are Low

The W2072a has an average 8 year running cost of only £54 based on typical energy prices and usage levels, which makes it one of the more economic to run PC monitors of this age and spec.

Easy to Use

One HP W2072a owner who bought this PC monitor concluded that it performed as expected.

LED Display

This PC screen has an LED display, which is the most frequently found display on PC screens of a comparable type and age to it.

There are a number of alternative PC screens that have an LED Display currently available that you might want to consider including because of it's better review score, the iiyama E2283HS[plb_2323546_price], or the Hanns.G HS241[plb_2315338_price].

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Good Brand

We calculated the average ratings for all HP LCD screens and also specifically for HP medium monitors and found that in both cases HP had good ratings compared to other brands.

13 Reasons Against

A Bit Expensive

One HP W2072a reviewer who reviewed the product considered that it was not good value for money. Declan said on Amazon “1600x900 is pathetic at this price” in their review of the HP W2072a.

Poor Connectivity

One customer thought the HP W2072a was not good in terms of HDMI connections. Ravinder Sirohi mentioned in their review on Amazon “Has no HDMI port, have to buy converter” yet they gave it a rating of 4 stars.

Does Not Have a Built-In Speaker(s)

Most LCD screens of a similar age and type to the W2072a do not have a built-in speaker(s). The HP W2072a is no exception to this as it too does not have a built-in speaker(s).

We compared all the other PC screens which also have a built-in speaker(s) to this LCD screen and we think the Viewsonic VX2263[plb_2333349_price], or the LG 25UM64[plb_2338666_price] is also worth considering.

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Not 3D

The HP W2072a is not 3D, although this is within the context that most of the other LCD screens of this age and spec are also not 3D.

PC screens which are 3D that might also be worth considering include the Philips 272G5DYEB/93[plb_3175233_price], the Zalman TM270VA[plb_1855184_price], or the LG DM2352D[plb_1422939_price] which also has a higher rating.

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Does Not Have a Built-In Camera

The HP W2072a does not have a built-in camera, although this is within the context that most of the other similar spec PC monitors that are a comparable age to the W2072a also do not have a built-in camera.

We compared all the other flatpanel monitors which also have a built-in camera to this flatpanel monitor and we think the Compaq LA2206[pl_1467324_price], or the W2448hc[pl_1468275_price] both from HP or the Viewsonic VG2437mc[plb_1464473_price] which also has a higher rating is also worth considering.

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Does Not Have a Card Reader Integrated

The HP W2072a does not have a card reader integrated. Most of the other medium monitors that are a similar age to the W2072a also do not have a card reader integrated.

We compared all the other PC monitors which also have a card reader integrated to this PC screen and we think the UP2414Q[pl_2251567_price], the UP2715K[pl_2678878_price], or the UP3214Q[pl_2251540_price] all from DELL which also has a higher rating is also worth considering.

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Quite Narrow Viewing Angle, Vertical

PC displays of this age and type have viewing angle, verticals of between 15° and 180°, and the average viewing angle, vertical is 170°. When compared to other flatpanel monitors of this age and type, the viewing angle, vertical of the HP W2072a of only 50 degrees is one of the narrowest.

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Quite Narrow Viewing Angle, Horizontal

When compared to other PC displays that have been around for more than two years, the HP W2072a's viewing angle, horizontal of only 90 degrees is one of the narrowest. The viewing angle, horizontals of flatpanel monitors of this age and type range from -5° to 1,800°.

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Quite Small Viewable Size, Vertical

The average viewable size, vertical of LCD screens that have been available for more than two years is 310mm, and the viewable size, verticals range from 100mm to 630mm. When compared to other similar spec PC displays that have been on the market for around the same time as the W2072a, the viewable size, vertical of the HP W2072a of only 249 millimeters is one of the smallest.

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Quite Dim Display Brightness

LCD screens of a similar type and age to the W2072a have display brightnesss of between 25 cd/m² and 1,700 cd/m², and the average display brightness is 290 cd/m². At only 200 candellas per square meter, the HP W2072a has a very dim display brightness compared to most of the other similar spec PC monitors that have been available for around the same time as the W2072a.

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Quite Small Display Diagonal (metric)

The HP W2072a has one of the smallest display diagonal (metric)s (only 50.8 centimeters) amongst medium monitors of this age. The smallest display diagonal (metric) of medium monitors that were launched more than two years ago is 28cm and the biggest is 590cm.

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Quite Small Viewable Size, Horizontal

The HP W2072a has one of the smaller viewable size, horizontals (only 443 millimeters) amongst medium monitors of this age. The smallest viewable size, horizontal of flatpanel monitors of this type and age is 1mm and the biggest is 820mm.

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Only 1280 X 720 (HD 720) Supported Graphics Resolutions

The HP W2072a has a maximum resolution of 1280 x 720 (HD 720). That's 56% less resolution than the most frequently found supported graphics resolutions of 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080). This flatpanel monitor also have supported graphics resolutionss of 720 x 400, 1024 x 768 (XGA), 1280 x 1024 (SXGA), 1440 x 900 (WXGA+) and 640 x 480 (VGA) and 800 x 600 (SVGA). The worst resolution of all PC monitors of this age and type is 640 x 350 and the best is 3840 x 2160.

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1 Other reason to consider the HP W2072a

Released Over Four Years Ago

This LCD screen was released over four years ago.

Specification

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3D
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HD Type
HDCP
Viewable Size, Vertical
Viewable Size, Horizontal
Aspect Ratio
Vertical Scan Range
Horizontal Scan Range
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Viewing Angle, Vertical
Viewing Angle, Horizontal
Contrast Ratio (typical)
Display Diagonal (metric)
Display Technology
Display Brightness
Response Time
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Ports & Interfaces
DVI-D Ports Quantity
VGA (D-Sub) Ports Quantity
DVI Port
Multimedia
Built-In Speaker(s)
Built-In Camera
TV Tuner Integrated
Design
Colour of Product
Thin Client
Thin Client Installed
Ergonomics
Height Adjustment
Tilt Angle
Tilt Adjustment
VESA Mounting Interfaces
Cable Lock Slot
VESA Mounting
On/off Switch
On Screen Display (OSD) Languages
On Screen Display (OSD)
Power
Power Consumption (typical)
Power Consumption (standby)
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AC Input Voltage
Operational Conditions
Operating Relative Humidity (H-H)
Certificates
Energy Star Certified
EPEAT Compliance
Weight & Dimensions
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Height
Depth
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Running Cost

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Electricity cost when switched on £51.28
Electricity cost when on standby £2.56
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Total running cost over 5 years £53.84
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0.27T
Running this PC monitor over 5 years will generate 0.27 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
7
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant 7 tree seedlings and grow them for 10 years.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers hp b5m13, hp w2072, hp a3m50, hp a3m50a, hp b5m13a, hp w2072a, hp b5m13aa, hp a3m50aa, hp a3m50aaa, hp a3m50aaab, hp a3m50aaaba
Barcodes 00031112754321, 00100177416748, 00163120564804, 00172302717594, 00886112925628, 04054842251782

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