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iiyama P1905S

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Iiyama P1905S

£255.57
£172.26 £83 cheaper than 52 days ago
iiyama P1905S
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A very economical to run but only middle of the road value for money 19" LCD screen, with good features
19" 1280 X 1024 Pixels No 5ms Oct 2013
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Iiyama P1905S Review

With low running costs, we have ranked the iiyama P1905S number 206 in small monitors.
68
Value for Money
Good
65
Features
Good Features
63
Age
4 Years Old
87
Running Costs
£44 Over 5 Years
69
Overall Score
Good

Why Has it Scored 69?

NEC LCD screens have excellent reviews in general.
It is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better flatpanel monitors are available. View the latest PC displays 2018.
This PC monitor has running costs of £44 over 5 years, which puts it typical compared to the other 3,255 PC screens that we have compared it to. View all energy saving PC monitors.
It has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
Has a built-in speaker(s)
Has a stand included
19" LCD monitor with led-backlit and protective glass
Protective glass
Led-backlit
Speakers
Key lock
ECO friendly
VESA
Only 1280 x 1024 pixels resolution
Smaller than average display diagonal

Should You Buy it Now?

Our unique forecasting algorithm looks at historic price trends and predicts the most likely price change over the next 2 weeks.
There is a 59% chance that the price will go down. However the future is never certain and there remains a chance that the price will actually go up. Get Price Alerts.

Iiyama P1905S In-Depth Analysis

Reviews Summary

Iiyama Has Very Good Reviews for Its LCD Screens

We checked 2,957 user and expert reviews (including 845 verified purchases) for iiyama PC screens and found that on average iiyama has very good reviews. 94% of those that bought a iiyama LCD screen would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.

Value For Money

Poor Value for Money

Whilst the product is in the cheapest 53% of PC monitors, it has mediocre features, is over 6 months old and at £172.26 it does not appear to be great value for money overall.

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Running Costs

OK Running Costs

The P1905S has an average 5 year running cost of £44 based on average energy prices, which is typical compared to the other 3,255 PC screens.

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Age

Released Over Four Years Ago

This PC display has been on the market since October 2013.

Features

Only 1280 X 1024 Pixels Resolution

The largest display resolution of the iiyama P1905S is 1280 x 1024 pixels. That's 37% smaller display resolution than a 1920 x 1080 pixels LCD screen, which is the most frequently found resolution. The resolution of all LCD screens ranges from 320 x 240 pixels (worst) to 5120 x 2880 pixels (best).

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Smaller Than Average Display Diagonal

The display diagonal of the iiyama P1905S of only 19" is in the smallest 8% of all PC monitors when ranked by this feature. The average display diagonal of all flatpanel monitors is 25", with the smallest being 3.5" and the biggest being 95".

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Average Response Time

The iiyama P1905S's response time of 5ms is relatively standard compared to most other LCD screens. It is slower than 59% of all flatpanel monitors when ordered by this feature.

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Narrower Than Average Horizontal Viewing Angle

The horizontal viewing angle of the iiyama P1905S of only 170° is in the narrowest 29% of all flatpanel monitors when ranked by this feature. The horizontal viewing angles of LCD screens range from 40° to 180°, and the average horizontal viewing angle is 170°.

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Narrower Than Average Vertical Viewing Angle

The vertical viewing angles of flatpanel monitors range from 40° to 180°, and the average vertical viewing angle is 160°. The vertical viewing angle of the iiyama P1905S of only 160° is narrower than 67% of all flatpanel monitors when ranked by this feature.

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Has a Built-In Speaker(s)

The iiyama P1905S has a built-in speaker(s), which is unusual. 53% of flatpanel monitors do not have a built-in speaker(s).

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Does Not Have a Built-In USB Hub

The iiyama P1905S does not have a built-in USB hub. 81% of PC monitors also do not have a built-in USB hub.

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Average Contrast Ratio (typical)

The contrast ratio (typical) of the iiyama P1905S of 1,000 is pretty standard compared to most other PC displays. It is in the highest 24% of all PC displays when sorted by this feature.

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Has a Stand Included

The iiyama P1905S has a stand included. 84% of flatpanel monitors do not have a stand included.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

iiyama deutschland gmbh p1905sb2, iiyama deutschland gmbh p1905s2, iiyama comjxzbm4pgcg5, p1905sb2 p1905sb2, iiyama 1280x1024, iiyama p1905sb2, iiyama p1905s2, iiyama 240cdm2

Barcodes:

03540260145129, 04948570111534, 05054484535874, 05054533535879, 05054629384275

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