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HP ZR30w

£874.00
£600.00 £274.00 cheaper than 9 days ago
alphr.com Recommended A-List hothardware.com Recommended maximumpc.com Kick Ass Award
A multi award winning and 5 year old 2560 x 1600 LCD screen
30" 2560 X 1600 Pixels 3000:1 LCD Dec 2012
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HP ZR30w Review

With very good reviews,
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8 Reviews + 3 Awards
5
Poor
5
Missing Some Features
24
4 Years Old
13
£344 Over 8 Years
Overall Score
27
Mediocre

Why Has it Scored 27?

It has not bad expert reviews with an average expert rating of 74%. This PC monitor has received three awards including a "Recommended" award from Alphr.com plus one other site and an industry award from Maximumpc.com. NEC flatpanel monitors also have excellent reviews in general.
It is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer PC displays with better features are available. However this HP PC monitor has good reviews so it may still be worth considering. View the latest PC displays 2017.
The ZR30w has running costs of £344 over 8 years, which puts it in the most expensive 2% of all 2,768 PC monitors that we have compared it to.
It is missing some features:
Does not have a built-in speaker(s)

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HP ZR30w In-Depth Analysis

Reviews

Three Industry Awards

The writers at two expert review sites both concluded that they would endorse this LCD screen. This flatpanel monitor received a "Recommended A-List" award from Alphr.com and it received a "Recommended" award from Hothardware.com.

The writer at one other expert review site thought that this HP PC display was very good. This was from Maximumpc.com who gave it an "Kick Ass Award".

Average Expert Reviews

Based on eight expert reviews from sites including CNET.com, Techradar, PC Mag and alphr.com the average expert rating of this flatpanel monitor is 74%.

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HP Has Very Good Flatpanel Monitor Reviews

We checked 2,265 owner and expert reviews (including 484 verified purchases) for HP PC monitors and found that on average HP has very good ratings compared to other manufacturers. 89% of those that bought a HP flatpanel monitor would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.


Value For Money

Mediocre Value for Money

The product has excellent reviews but mediocre features and is over 6 months old, and at £600.00 it is more expensive than 91% of PC screens.

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Features

Five USB 2.0 Ports

The HP ZR30w is a five USB 2.0 port PC display. Most of the other LCD screens have between one and five USB 2.0 ports.

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2560 X 1600 Pixels Display Resolution

The HP ZR30w has a maximum display resolution of 2560 x 1600 pixels. That's 98% larger resolution than a 1920 x 1080 pixels flatpanel monitor, which is the most frequently found resolution. Across all PC displays the resolution ranges from 320 x 240 pixels (worst) to 5120 x 2880 pixels (best).

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Does Not Have a Built-In Speaker(s)

The HP ZR30w does not have a built-in speaker(s), although this is within the context that 53% of LCD screens also do not have a built-in speaker(s).

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Age

Released Over Four Years Ago

This PC monitor was released in December 2012.


Running Costs

Running Costs Are High

The ZR30w has an average running cost of £344 over 8 years based on typical energy prices and usage levels, which is in the most expensive 2% of all 2,768 PC screens.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers hp wm493etvm617at, hp vm617a4abb, hp 2560x1600, hp zr30w, hp z220s
Barcodes 00884962375518

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