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HP Z30I PC Monitor

30" 2560 X 1600 5000000:1 LED Jul 2015
Display Diagonal Display Resolution Contrast Ratio (dynamic) Display Release Date £219.72 Electricity cost over 5 years
2560 x 1600 pixels display resolution
Good brand
Has an HDMI

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Released Over a Year Ago

This PC screen has been on the market since July 2015.


Good Brand

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


2560 X 1600 Pixels Display Resolution

The HP Z30I has a maximum display resolution of 2560 x 1600 pixels. That's 98% more display resolution than the most common display resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels. Across all medium monitors that came out more than a year ago the worst display resolution is 1366 x 768 pixels and the best is 3840 x 2400 pixels.

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Quite Slow Response Time

Across all the medium monitors that came out around the same time as this PC monitor the response times range from 1ms to 25ms. With a response time of 8 milliseconds, the HP Z30I has a quite slow response time compared to most of the other medium monitors that were released one year ago.

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Other Features

Has an HDMI

The HP Z30I has an HDMI. Most of the other medium monitors that have been on the market for a similar time to this PC monitor also have an HDMI.

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Has an Energy Star Certified

The HP Z30I has an Energy Star certified, as do most of the other PC monitors of a comparable age and type to this flatpanel monitor.

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Running Costs Are High

This PC display has an efficiency rating of C. Based on typical usage levels and energy prices we estimate that the 8 year running cost of the Z30I is £220, which is in the most expensive 3% of all 648 flatpanel monitors of a comparable type and age.

Packaging Content

Only Has Two Cables Included

The number of cables included found on the HP Z30I is more than most medium monitors that were released around the same time as it. The most commonly found cables included is AC, but this cables included is not found on this HP LCD screen. The cables included USB and DisplayPort are also found on this HP flatpanel monitor.

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HP Z30I Review Sources

To prepare this HP Z30I 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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