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Iiyama GB2488HSU
GB2488HSUB1

£199.98
iiyama GB2488HSU
95
Reviews
54 Reviews + 7 Awards
80
Features
Fully-Featured
73
Popularity
Lots of Positive Reviews
71
Value for Money
Good
73
Age
2 Years Old
79
Kagoo Score
Very Good
Our Verdict:
A multi award winning and fully featured 24" PC screen, with a best buy award from one expert review website and 6 further awards from other expert sites
Les Numeriques.com 5 Star Digital Versus 5 Star 01net.com 5 Star Expert Reviews Best Buy
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With outstanding reviews and excellent features, we have ranked the iiyama GB2488HSU number 401 in small monitors and number 758 across all PC monitors.

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Kagoo Score
96
Reviews
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Features
73
Popularity
72
Value for Money
73
Age

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Kagoo Score

Why Has it Scored 79?

It has brilliant expert reviews and good user reviews with an average overall rating of 92%, based on 54 reviews. This PC monitor has received seven awards including a "Silver Award" from Hardware.info and a "Best Buy" from Expert Reviews. Looking across the entire NEC PC screen range, the average reviews for all NEC PC displays are also excellent.
It is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer PC displays with better features are available. However this iiyama PC monitor has good reviews so it may still be worth considering. View the latest PC displays 2018.
The GB2488HSU has some great features:
Faster than average response time
Low typical contrast ratio
Has a built-in speaker
Has a headphone out
1 MS
144 HZ
Freesync technology
Black tuner

What is the Kagoo Score?

We calculate the Kagoo Score for each PC monitor by looking at its reviews, features, popularity, age, value for money and running costs.

The Kagoo Score is an easy way to understand whether the PC monitor is recommended.

The Kagoo Scores are constantly being updated. As newer, higher spec PC monitors come to market, the older PC monitors will gradually have their Kagoo Score reduced.

96
Reviews

Average Review Score

4.6 stars (52 reviews).

44%

of Customers Would Recommend
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7 Awards

The iiyama GB2488HSU has received Three 5 Star Awards from Digital Versus, 01net.com and Les Numeriques.com; a Best Buy Award from Expert Reviews, and Three More Awards.
hwready.it Best Choice benchmark.pl Good Product Les Numeriques.com 5 Star Digital Versus 5 Star hardware.info Silver Award 01net.com 5 Star Expert Reviews Best Buy

How Good Are Iiyama LCD Screens?

We have analysed 10,628 expert reviews and 141,536 user reviews for LCD screens and used this data to calculate an average rating for iiyama LCD screens of 88%. This makes iiyama the 6th best PC screen brand according to customer reviews.

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Features

Key Features

Only 1920 X 1080 Pixels Resolution
Average Display Diagonal
Faster Than Average Response Time
Narrower Than Average Horizontal Viewing Angle
Low Typical Contrast Ratio
Narrower Than Average Vertical Viewing Angle
Has a Built-in Speaker
Has a Headphone Out
Ultra High Dynamic Contrast Ratio
Two HDMI Ports
Only 1920 X 1080 Pixels Resolution

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Average Display Diagonal
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The GB2488HSU's display diagonal of 24" is relatively average compared to most other LCD screens. It is bigger than 37% of all PC screens when ordered by this feature.

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Faster Than Average Response Time

The response time of the iiyama GB2488HSU of only 1ms is very fast compared to most other flatpanel monitors. It is faster than 98% of all flatpanel monitors when sorted by this feature. The average response time of all flatpanel monitors is 5.8ms, with the fastest being 1ms and the slowest being 55ms.

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Narrower Than Average Horizontal Viewing Angle

The narrowest horizontal viewing angle of PC screens is 40°, the widest is 180°, and the average horizontal viewing angle is 170°. The horizontal viewing angle of the iiyama GB2488HSU of only 170° is narrower than 77% of all flatpanel monitors when ranked by this feature.

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Low Typical Contrast Ratio

This PC screen has a 1000:1 typical contrast ratio, which is typical of many flatpanel monitors. A contrast ratio of between 500 and 1,000.

A contrast ratio of between 500 and 1,000.

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Narrower Than Average Vertical Viewing Angle

The GB2488HSU's vertical viewing angle of only 160° is in the narrowest 10% of all flatpanel monitors when sorted by this feature. The average vertical viewing angle of all flatpanel monitors is 170°, with the narrowest being 40° and the widest being 180°.

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Has a Built-in Speaker
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The GB2488HSU has a built-in speaker. 51% of flatpanel monitors do not have a built-in speaker.

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Has a Headphone Out

The GB2488HSU has a headphone out, which is unusual. 79% of flatpanel monitors do not have a headphone out.

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Ultra High Dynamic Contrast Ratio

This flatpanel monitor has a 12000000:1 dynamic contrast ratio, which is typical of many flatpanel monitors. A contrast ratio of 50,000:1 or higher.

A contrast ratio of 50,000:1 or higher.

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Two HDMI Ports

The iiyama GB2488HSU is a two HDMI port PC monitor.

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Popularity

Popularity

The iiyama GB2488HSU is currently ranked number 758 across all PC monitors.
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Value for Money

Value for Money

We determine value for money by calculating a quality score for each product based on its reviews, features and age, and then comparing this quality score to the product price. A PC monitor with a high quality score and low price will get a good value for money score.

There was a cheaper price of £192.29 at Una Technology 32 days ago.

The chart below compares the value for money of the iiyama GB2488HSU against some of its competitors.

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Age

Release Date

This PC screen was released in November 2015.

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We looked at the release dates for new iiyama PC screens over the last 3 years, but couldn't see any obvious pattern. Nine new iiyama PC screens were released in November 2017 making it the biggest month that year for new iiyama PC monitor releases. In 2016 most new iiyama LCD screens were released in January, with five new iiyama LCD screens released that month. August was the biggest month in 2015 for new iiyama LCD screens, with 16 new iiyama LCD screens released that month.

How Fast Do Iiyama Flatpanel Monitor Prices Drop After Release?

Most PC monitors drop in price by 1% in the first 6 months after release, however iiyama LCD screens tend to depreciate faster. New iiyama LCD screens drop in price by an average of 10% in the first 6 months after they wer first released. If you are prepared to wait then you could save an average of £38 on a typical £369 new iiyama PC screen by waiting 6 months before buying.

Manufacturer's Description

1 MS

Fast response time is key to ultra-smooth game. It reduces ghosting and blurring providing the user with a rich experience to improve performance.

144 HZ

Rapid refresh rate and frame rate guarantee smooth, blur free and judder free graphics, with lower latency and lag improving response times for fast paced games. Especially suited to the fast pace games like FPS, racers, MOBA and sports where the 144hz refresh rate delivers the crisp and sharp images needed to raise your game. For 144 fps game-play it is required to have a graphic card that supports dual link 144Hz DVI.

FREESYNC TECHNOLOGY

AMD FreeSync technology puts an end to choppy gameplay and broken frames with fluid, artifact-free performance at virtually any framerate.

BLACK TUNER

The users can adjust the brightness and the dark shades with the Black Tuner, giving greater viewing performance in shadowed areas and helping to spot the enemy earlier.

SPEAKERS AND HEADPHONES

Playing with friends Use the integrated high quality speakers. Don t want to disturb anybody Plug your headset to the headphone socket and turn the volume up.

4.6 Stars

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44% of Customers Would Recommend
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7 Awards

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iiyama GB2488HSU Specification

Key Features
Display Diagonal
Display Resolution
Display
Dynamic Contrast Ratio
3D
Response Time
Vertical Viewing Angle
Horizontal Viewing Angle
Typical Contrast Ratio
HDCP
Aspect Ratio
Supported Graphics Resolutions
HD Type
Separate H/V Sync
Digital Vertical Frequency
Digital Horizontal Frequency
Vertical Viewable Size
Horizontal Viewable Size
Pixel Pitch
Display Diagonal (Metric)
Display Technology
Display Brightness
Native Aspect Ratio
Colours
Panel Type
Display Brightness (Typical)
Ports & Interfaces
Headphone Out
HDMI Port
Headphone Connectivity
Headphone Outputs
USB Version
DisplayPort
DVI-D Port
DVI Port
USB Type-A Downstream Port
USB Hub Version
Multimedia
Built-in Speaker
Built-in Camera
TV Tuner Integrated
Built-in Subwoofer
Speaker
RMS Rated Power
Loudspeaker
Design
Colour
Market Positioning
Performance
Card Reader Integrated
Operating Systems Supported (Windows)
Thin Client
Thin Client Installed
Networking
Bluetooth
Ergonomics
Plug & Play
Pivot Angle
Height Adjustment
Tilt Angle
Tilt Adjustment
Swivelling
Swivel Angle Range
VESA Mounting Interfaces
Cable Lock Slot
VESA Mounting
Pivot
On/off Switch
On Screen Display (OSD) Languages
Number of OSD Languages
On Screen Display (OSD)
Cable Lock Slot Type
Power
Energy Efficiency Class
Typical Power Consumption
Standby Power Consumption
Power Management
Annual Energy Consumption
AC Input Frequency
AC Input Voltage
Certificates
Certification
Weight & Dimensions
Weight (With Stand)
Weight With Stand
Height (With Stand)
Depth (With Stand)
Width (With Stand)
Width
Packaging Content
Cables Included
Quick Start Guide
Manual
Other Features
Display Technology

Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers

iiyama gb2488hsub1

Barcodes

04058829182793, 04948570112883, 04948570114405, 05054230845813, 05054484591719, 05054533591714, 05054629983157

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