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Iiyama XU2290HS

£140.02
iiyama XU2290HS
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A good spec and classic 21.5" PC monitor, with low running costs but representing only moderate value for money
21.5" 1920 X 1080 (Full HD) Pixels 5000000:1 No Jan 2014
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Iiyama ProLite XU2290HS (21.5 inch) LED Backlit LCD Monitor 1000:1 250cd/m2 (1920x1080) 5ms VGA/DVI/HDMI (Black)
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Iiyama XU2290HS Review

With excellent reviews and very good features, we have ranked the iiyama XU2290HS number 648 in medium monitors.
92
Reviews
39 Reviews
52
Value for Money
Average
79
Features
Good Features
67
Age
4 Years Old
76
Running Costs
£62 Over 5 Years
73
Overall Score
Very Good

Why Has it Scored 73?

It has very good user reviews with an average user rating of 84%, based on 39 reviews. Looking across the entire NEC PC monitor range, the average reviews for all NEC LCD screens are also excellent.
This PC monitor is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer PC monitors with better features are available. However it has good reviews so it may still be worth considering. View the latest PC screens 2018.
This iiyama PC monitor has running costs of £62 over 5 years, which puts it typical compared to the other 3,292 PC screens that we have compared it to. View all energy saving PC screens.
Customers report it is reasonably priced, superior product quality and good picture quality.
The XU2290HS has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
Wider than average vertical viewing angle
Wider than average horizontal viewing angle
Smaller than average display diagonal
Does not have a built-in USB hub

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 was a cheaper price of £92.16 on Amazon UK 58 days ago. We predict that the price will go down again.
There is a 52% 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.

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Iiyama XU2290HS In-Depth Analysis

Reviews Summary

Good Owner Reviews

Owners have rated this PC screen on average 84 out of 100. 29 reviewers (87% of all reviewers) gave this PC monitor either 4 or 5 stars.

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Users Report That it is Fairly Priced

Seven customers who reviewed the iiyama XU2290HS agreed that it was good value for money.

Users Report Excellent Product Quality

Six people who bought the iiyama XU2290HS concluded that it was good quality.

Customers Report Good Picture Quality

Two customers who reviewed it concluded that it had good picture quality.

Customers Report Excellent Design

Two customers who reviewed it considered that it was good looking.

Users Report That it is Easy to Use

Two customers who purchased the product reckoned that it was easy to use.

Customers Report That it is a Good Size

Three owners said that the product was thin.

Users Report That it is Robust

Two customers who purchased this PC monitor mentioned that it was reliable.

Very Good Brand

Based on 1,572 user and expert reviews (including 241 verified purchases), iiyama has very good ratings for its LCD screens. 83% of those that bought a iiyama LCD screen would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.

Value for Money

Price Has Gone Up by £35 (25%)

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Running Costs

Running Costs Are Average

The average 5 year running cost of the XU2290HS is £62 based on typical usage levels and energy prices, which is typical compared to the other 3,292 PC displays.

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Age

Released Over Four Years Ago

This iiyama LCD screen was released in January 2014.

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Features

Smaller Than Average Display Diagonal

The iiyama XU2290HS's display diagonal of only 21.5" is smaller than average when compared to most other flatpanel monitors. It is smaller than 79% of all PC displays when ordered by this feature. The average display diagonal of all PC monitors is 25", with the smallest being 3.5" and the biggest being 95".

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1920 X 1080 Pixels Resolution

This PC display has a display resolution of 1920 x 1080 (Full HD)|1920 x 1080 pixels, which is the most frequently found resolution on PC displays.

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Average Response Time

The iiyama XU2290HS's response time of 5ms is relatively typical compared to most other PC screens. It is slower than 60% of all PC displays when sorted by this feature.

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Wider Than Average Horizontal Viewing Angle

The average horizontal viewing angle of all PC displays is 170°, with the narrowest being 40° and the widest being 180°. The horizontal viewing angle of the XU2290HS of 178° is wider than average when compared to most other flatpanel monitors. It is in the widest 32% of all PC displays when ordered by this feature.

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Wider Than Average Vertical Viewing Angle

The vertical viewing angles of PC displays range from 40° to 180°, and the average vertical viewing angle is 160°. The vertical viewing angle of the XU2290HS of 178° is wider than average when compared to most other PC displays. It is in the widest 10% of all PC displays when ordered by this feature.

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Has a Built-In Speaker(s)

The XU2290HS has a built-in speaker(s), which is unusual. 53% of PC displays do not have a built-in speaker(s).

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Does Not Have a Built-In USB Hub

The XU2290HS does not have a built-in USB hub, although this is within the context that 81% of PC screens also do not have a built-in USB hub.

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Average Contrast Ratio (typical)

The iiyama XU2290HS's contrast ratio (typical) of 1,000 is pretty typical compared to most other LCD screens. It is in the highest 25% of all LCD screens when ranked by this feature.

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Has AC and DVI

The number of cables included found on the iiyama XU2290HS is more than most PC screens. The most frequently found cables included is USB, but this cables included is not found on this LCD screen. The cables included DVI and AC are also found on this flatpanel monitor.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

xu2290hsb1 xu2290hsb1, iiyama comftm2wmwm5f9, xu2290hsb1 ux2290hsb1, iiyama xu2290hsb1, iiyama ux2290hsb1, iiyama 1920x1080, iiyama 250cdm2

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04948570112975, 05054629419311

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