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HP ZR2740w 27-inch LED Backlit IPS Monitor
HP ZR2740w 27-inch LED Backlit IPS Monitor
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HP ZR2740w 27-Inch LED Backlit IPS Monitor PC Monitor

27" LCD 646mm Sep 2013
Display Diagonal Display Width Release Date £317.92 Electricity cost over 5 years
Quite wide viewing angle, vertical
HP has good reviews for its LCD screens
Does not have a built-in speaker(s)

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Released Over Three Years Ago

HP released the ZR2740w 27-inch LED Backlit IPS Monitor in September 2013.


Multimedia

Does Not Have a Built-In Speaker(s)

The ZR2740w 27-inch LED Backlit IPS Monitor does not have a built-in speaker(s). Most of the other LCD screens that are a comparable age to this LCD screen do have a built-in speaker(s).

Other LCD screens which also have a built-in speaker(s) that you might want to consider include the Viewsonic SD-Z225 (£372.67), the LG 24CAV23K-B, or the Philips 288P6 (£363.41).

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Reviews

HP Has Good Reviews for Its LCD Screens

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


Certificates

Has an Energy Star Certified

The ZR2740w 27-inch LED Backlit IPS Monitor has an Energy Star certified. Most of the other similar spec PC screens that were released around the same time as this PC screen also have an Energy Star certified.

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Display

Quite Wide Viewing Angle, Vertical

The viewing angles, vertical of flatpanel monitors of this age and type range from 10° to 180°. At 178 degrees, the ZR2740w 27-inch LED Backlit IPS Monitor has a quite wide viewing angle, vertical compared to most of the other PC monitors of this age and type.

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Fairly Wide Viewing Angle, Horizontal

At 178 degrees, the HP ZR2740w 27-inch LED Backlit IPS Monitor has a fairly wide viewing angle, horizontal compared to most of the other medium monitors that are a comparable age to this PC screen. The average viewing angle, horizontal of PC displays of a comparable type and age to this PC screen is 170°.

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Has an HDCP

The HP ZR2740w 27-inch LED Backlit IPS Monitor has an HDCP, as do most of the other medium monitors that are a similar age to this LCD screen.

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Fairly Slow Response Time

Across all the PC monitors that were released around the same time as this PC monitor the response times range from 1ms to 40ms. With a response time of 12 milliseconds, the ZR2740w 27-inch LED Backlit IPS Monitor has one of the slower response times amongst medium monitors of this age.

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Packaging Content

Has Four Cables Included

The number of cables included found on the ZR2740w 27-inch LED Backlit IPS Monitor is more than most similar spec PC displays that have been available for a comparable time to it. This LCD screen has an AC cables included, which is the most frequently found cables included found on PC screens of this spec and age. The cables included "DisplayPort", "DVI" and "USB" are also found on this flatpanel monitor.

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Energy

High Running Costs

The ZR2740w 27-inch LED Backlit IPS Monitor is in the most expensive 2% of all 1,092 LCD screens of this type and age that we have assessed for 8 year running costs. Based on typical energy prices and usage levels, we estimate the 8 year running cost of the ZR2740w 27-inch LED Backlit IPS Monitor is £318.


Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers hp xw476a8aba, hp zr2740w
Barcodes 00085631975633, 00085631975817, 00885631975657, 00885631975800, 00885631975817, 00971472922308, 08856319756334, 08856319758178

HP ZR2740w 27-inch LED Backlit IPS Monitor Review Sources

To prepare this HP ZR2740w 27-inch LED Backlit IPS Monitor 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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