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HP Z27s PC Monitor

27" 5000000:1 LED 625.6mm Mar 2015
Display Diagonal Contrast Ratio (dynamic) Display Width Release Date £158.95 Electricity cost over 5 years
Poor expert reviews
Does not have a built-in speaker(s)
Not cheap
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Poor Expert Reviews

On average, based on two expert reviews from sites including and the average expert rating of this flatpanel monitor is 60 out of 100. The PC monitor expert review sites don't rate this HP PC screen very highly.

User Reviews Are Excellent

Based on 6 user reviews this HP PC monitor has a brilliant average user rating. Over 100% of reviewers gave this PC monitor the highest possible rating of 5 stars and 100% of those asked said they would recommend buying it to others. If all the medium monitors that were released more than two years ago are ranked by average user review score then this PC display is in the top 14%.

Good Brand

We checked 2,072 owner and expert reviews (including 394 verified purchases) for HP PC displays and found that on average HP has good ratings compared to other manufacturers. We also found that HP has good ratings specifically within its medium monitors range. 91% of those that bought a HP PC monitor would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.


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There was a cheaper price of £438 on Amazon UK 86 days ago.Our unique forecasting algorithm looks at historic price trends and predicts the most likely price change over the next 2 weeks. There is a 48% chance that the price will go up further. However the future is never certain and there remains a 52% chance that the price will actually go back down.

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Not Cheap

After checking the price of 513 PC screens of this age and spec they range in price from £49 to £9,999. We think that this PC screen looks expensive compared to other PC screens of this age and spec.


Released Over Two Years Ago

HP released the Z27s in March 2015.


Does Not Have a Built-In Speaker(s)

The HP Z27s does not have a built-in speaker(s), unlike most of the other medium monitors that are a comparable age to this flatpanel monitor which have a built-in speaker(s).

We think you might also be interested in alternative PC screens which also have a built-in speaker(s) including the Benq BL3201 (£659.99), the Asus PB279 (£579.99), or the Acer B326HKA (£669.95).

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Running Costs Are Very High

The Z27s is one of the most expensive to run LCD screens of a comparable age and spec that we have analysed for running costs. Based on typical energy prices and usage levels, we estimate the Z27s will cost £159 over 8 years to run.


Has an Energy Star Certified

The HP Z27s has an Energy Star certified, as do most of the other PC monitors of a comparable spec and age to this PC screen.

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Has an HDCP

The HP Z27s has an HDCP. Most of the other flatpanel monitors of this spec and age also have an HDCP.

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Quite Slow Response Time

At 6 milliseconds, the HP Z27s has a fairly slow response time compared to most of the other LCD screens of a similar type and age to this flatpanel monitor. The fastest response time of comparable spec PC screens that have been available for a similar time to this PC display is 1ms, the slowest is 40ms, and the average response time is 6.1ms.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers hewlett packard j3g07atabu, hewlett packard 3840x2160, hewlett packard z27s, warranty j3g07atabu, hp inc j3g07a4abb, hp inc j3g07atabu, hp j3g07a4abu, hp j3g07a4abb, warranty z27s, hp j3g07atabu, hp j3g07a4a3, hp 3840x2160, hp p221335p, hp p232224p, hp inc z27s, hp 300cdm2, hp z27s
Barcodes 00888793155530, 00888793155622

HP Z27s Review Sources

To prepare this HP Z27s 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 692,351 product attributes, 78,668 PC monitor reviews and 7,521,600 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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