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HP Z27s

72

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HP Z27s

£1,272.56
HP Z27s
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A fully featured and highly rated 27" LCD screen, with average running costs but representing only average value for money
27" 3840 X 2160 (4K) Pixels 5000000:1 No Mar 2015
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HP Z27s Review

With excellent reviews and features, we have scored the HP Z27s as follows:
84
Reviews
11 Reviews
51
Value for Money
Average
84
Features
Fully-Featured
73
Age
3 Years Old
58
Running Costs
£160 Over 5 Years
72
Overall Score
Very Good

Why Has it Scored 72?

It has great user reviews but below average expert reviews. 100% of buyers recommended this LCD screen to others. NEC LCD screens also have excellent reviews in general.
This PC monitor is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better PC displays are available. View the latest PC monitors 2018.
It has running costs of £160 over 5 years, which puts it in the most expensive 8% of all 3,255 PC displays that we have compared it to. View all energy saving PC screens.
This HP PC monitor has some great features:
3840 x 2160 pixels resolution
Bigger than average display diagonal
Very wide vertical viewing angle
Wider than average horizontal viewing angle
UHD for demanding projects
Get connected
Big-screen presentation for all your devices
See more, do more
Get comfortable
Meet your monitor's new best friend
Breathe easy
Be responsible

Should You Buy it Now?

Our unique forecasting algorithm looks at historic price trends and predicts the most likely price change over the next 2 weeks. There was a cheaper price of £811.35 on Amazon UK 24 hours ago. We predict that the price will go down again.
There is a 65% chance that the price will go down. However the future is never certain and there remains a chance that the price will actually go up. Get Price Alerts.

HP Z27s Video Reviews

HP Z27s In-Depth Analysis

Reviews Summary

Poor Expert Reviews

Based on two expert reviews from sites including prad.de and macobserver.com this HP PC monitor has an average expert rating of 60 out of 100. The expert review sites don't rate this PC display very highly.

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Good User Reviews

On average, based on 9 user reviews this PC display has an overall user rating of 86 out of 100. Over 71% of reviewers gave this PC screen the highest possible rating of 5 stars and 100% of those asked said they would recommend buying it to others.

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HP LCD Screens Have Very Good Reviews

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

Value For Money

Poor Value for Money

The product has excellent reviews and good features but is over 6 months old, and at £1,272.56 it is more expensive than 98% of PC monitors.

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Running Costs

High Running Costs

The Z27s is one of the less economic to run LCD screens that we have analysed for running costs. Based on typical energy prices and usage levels, we estimate the Z27s will cost £160 over 5 years to run.

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Age

Released Over Three Years Ago

HP released the Z27s in March 2015.

Features

3840 X 2160 Pixels Resolution

The HP Z27s has a maximum display resolution of 3840 x 2160 pixels. That's over four times the resolution of the most frequently found resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels. This PC display also has a display resolution of 3840 x 2160 (4K) pixels. Flatpanel monitors resolutions range from 320 x 240 pixels (worst) to 5120 x 2880 pixels (best).

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Bigger Than Average Display Diagonal

The display diagonal of the HP Z27s of 27" is bigger than 82% of all flatpanel monitors when sorted by this feature. Flatpanel monitors have display diagonals of between 3.5" and 95", and the average display diagonal is 25".

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Slower Than Average Response Time

The fastest response time of flatpanel monitors is 1ms, the slowest is 55ms, and the average response time is 5.5ms. The response time of the HP Z27s of 6ms is slower than average when compared to most other flatpanel monitors. It is in the slowest 23% of all flatpanel monitors when ordered by this feature.

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Does Not Have a Built-In Speaker(s)

Like most other flatpanel monitors, the HP Z27s does not have a built-in speaker(s). 53% of flatpanel monitors do not have a built-in speaker(s).

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Very Wide Vertical Viewing Angle

The vertical viewing angle of the HP Z27s of 178° is very wide compared to most other PC displays. It is wider than 96% of all PC monitors when sorted by this feature. Flatpanel monitors have vertical viewing angles of between 40° and 180°, and the average vertical viewing angle is 160°.

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Wider Than Average Horizontal Viewing Angle

Across all the flatpanel monitors the horizontal viewing angles range from 40° to 180°, and the average horizontal viewing angle is 170°. The horizontal viewing angle of the HP Z27s of 178° is in the widest 17% of all flatpanel monitors when ordered by this feature.

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Average Contrast Ratio (typical)

The HP Z27s's contrast ratio (typical) of 1,000 is relatively standard compared to most other LCD screens. It is in the highest 46% of all PC monitors when sorted by this feature.

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Two HDMI Ports

Most flatpanel monitors have between one and five HDMI ports, including the HP Z27s which has two HDMI ports.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

generic j3g07a8aba, hp j3g07a4abb, hp j3g07a4aba, generic z27s, hp j3g07a8, hp z27s

Barcodes:

00000011631017, 00088698833889, 00888793155424, 06953041102902, 06953041103800

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