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73

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HP X2401

HP x2401
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A good spec and classic 24" flatpanel monitor, with low running costs
24" 1920 X 1080 (Full HD) Pixels 10000000:1 No Dec 2012
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HP X2401 Review

With excellent reviews and very good features, we have scored the HP x2401 as follows:
91
Reviews
6 Reviews
78
Features
Good Features
64
Age
5 Years Old
77
Running Costs
£64 Over 5 Years
73
Overall Score
Very Good

Why Has it Scored 73?

It has exceptional user reviews but ok expert reviews with an average overall rating of 80%. DELL PC displays 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 PC monitors 2018.
This HP PC monitor has running costs of £64 over 5 years, which puts it typical compared to the other 3,258 PC displays that we have compared it to. View all energy saving LCD screens.
Customers report excellent design.
The x2401 has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
Wider than average horizontal viewing angle
Higher than average contrast ratio (typical)
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Slower than average response time
Does not have a built-in speaker(s)

HP X2401 In-Depth Analysis

Reviews Summary

Average Expert Reviews

Based on two expert reviews from sites including PC Mag and itproportal.com this PC screen has an average expert rating of 70 out of 100.

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Customers Report Excellent Design

Two owners who purchased it thought it was good looking.

HP Has Very Good Flatpanel Monitor Reviews

Based on 2,137 expert and owner reviews (including 729 verified purchases), HP has very good reviews for its PC monitors. 82% of those that bought a HP LCD screen would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.

Running Costs

Running Costs Are Average

The x2401 is typical compared to the other 3,258 PC monitors that we have assessed for 5 year running costs. Based on average energy prices and usage levels, we estimate the 5 year running cost of the x2401 is £64.

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Age

Released Over Five Years Ago

This HP flatpanel monitor was released in December 2012.

Features

1920 X 1080 Pixels Resolution

This PC display has a display resolution of 1920 x 1080 (Full HD)|1920 x 1080 pixels, which is the most commonly found resolution on LCD screens.

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Average Display Diagonal

The display diagonal of the HP x2401 of 24" is fairly typical compared to most other PC displays. It is bigger than 36% of all PC displays when ranked by this feature.

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Slower Than Average Response Time

The response time of the HP x2401 of 12ms is slower than average when compared to most other PC monitors. It is in the slowest 6% of all flatpanel monitors when sorted by this feature. The response times of PC screens 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)

Like most other PC displays, the HP x2401 does not have a built-in speaker(s). 53% of flatpanel monitors do not have a built-in speaker(s).

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Average Vertical Viewing Angle

The HP x2401's vertical viewing angle of 178° is fairly typical compared to most other PC screens. It is in the widest 56% of all PC monitors when sorted by this feature.

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Wider Than Average Horizontal Viewing Angle

Across all the PC displays the horizontal viewing angles range from 40° to 180°, and the average horizontal viewing angle is 170°. The HP x2401's horizontal viewing angle of 178° is wider than average when compared to most other PC displays. It is in the widest 24% of all PC displays when ranked by this feature.

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Higher Than Average Contrast Ratio (typical)

The contrast ratio (typical) of the HP x2401 of 5,000 is in the highest 6% of all PC displays when sorted by this feature.

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Has AC, DisplayPort and 1 More Cables Included

The number of cables included found on the HP x2401 is more than most PC monitors. The most commonly found cables included is USB, but this cables included is not found on this LCD screen. The cables included HDMI, AC and DisplayPort are also found on this PC display.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

hp b6r4960014

Barcodes:

00086112997823, 00886112997717, 00886112997748, 00886112997755, 00886112997762, 00886112997779, 00886112997823, 00887111332318, 00887111349170, 08871113491700

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