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37

Overall Score

HP ZR2740

A 4 year old and expensive to run 27" 2560 x 1440 pixels LCD screen
27" 2,560 Pixels No 12ms Aug 2013
Display Diagonal Display Resolution 3D Response Time Release Date

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HP ZR2740 Review

With good features, we have scored the HP ZR2740 as follows for Summary.
60
Features
Good Features
35
Age
4 Years Old
17
Running Costs
£254 Over 5 Years
37
Overall Score
Mediocre

Why Has it Scored 37?

Benq PC monitors have excellent reviews in general.
It is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better PC displays are available. View the latest PC displays 2017.
This PC monitor has running costs of £254 over 5 years, which puts it in the most expensive 4% of all 2,918 PC monitors that we have compared it to.
It has some good features, but is also missing a few features:
Fairly large display resolution
Four USB 2.0 ports
Fairly slow response time
Does not have a built-in speaker(s)

HP ZR2740 In-Depth Analysis

Reviews

Very Good Brand

We checked 2,236 user and expert reviews (including 493 verified purchases) for HP flatpanel monitors and found that on average HP has very good reviews. 88% of those that bought a HP flatpanel monitor would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.


Features

Average Display Diagonal

The display diagonal of the HP ZR2740 of 27" is relatively average compared to most other LCD screens. It is in the biggest 72% of all PC monitors when ordered by this feature.

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Fairly Large Display Resolution

The HP ZR2740's display resolution of 3,690,000 pixels is quite large compared to most other LCD screens. It is in the largest 15% of all LCD screens when sorted by this feature. Across all the LCD screens the display resolutions range from 76,000 pixels to 34,000,000 pixels, and the average display resolution is 2,500,000 pixels.

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Fairly Slow Response Time

The average response time of all LCD screens is 5.6ms, with the fastest being 1ms and the slowest being 44ms. The HP ZR2740's response time of 12ms is quite slow compared to most other LCD screens. It is in the slowest 6% of all LCD screens when ranked by this feature.

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Does Not Have a Built-In Speaker(s)

The HP ZR2740 does not have a built-in speaker(s). 52% of LCD screens also do not have a built-in speaker(s).

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Average Viewing Angle, Horizontal

The HP ZR2740's viewing angle, horizontal of 178° is pretty typical compared to most other PC displays. It is in the widest 73% of all LCD screens when ranked by this feature.

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Average Viewing Angle, Vertical

The viewing angle, vertical of the HP ZR2740 of 178° is relatively average compared to most other LCD screens. It is in the widest 74% of all LCD screens when ordered by this feature.

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Average Contrast Ratio (typical)

The contrast ratio (typical) of the HP ZR2740 of 1,000 is fairly average compared to most other LCD screens. It is in the highest 79% of all PC screens when ordered by this feature.

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Four USB 2.0 Ports

The HP ZR2740 is a four USB 2.0 port PC display.

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Age

Released Over Four Years Ago

HP released the ZR2740 in August 2013.


Running Costs

High Running Costs

Based on typical energy prices we estimate that the 5 year running cost of the ZR2740 is £254, which is in the most expensive 4% of all 2,918 LCD screens.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

hp 2560x1440hatiswpidviddp, hp xw476a4abu, hp xw476a4abb, hp xw476at, hp zr2740w

Barcodes:

00885631975817, 04054843780069

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