iiyama XU2490HS-B1
iiyama XU2490HS-B1
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Iiyama XU2490HS-B1

A 2 year old 1920 x 1080 LCD screen with inferior features
23.8" 1920 X 1080 Pixels 5000000:1 LED Jun 2015
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Iiyama XU2490HS-B1 Review

With low running costs and at over 2 years old, we have scored the iiyama XU2490HS-B1 as follows for Summary.
Missing Some Features
2 Years Old
£59 Over 8 Years
Overall Score

Why Has it Scored 39?

It has brilliant user reviews with an average user rating of 93%. NEC flatpanel monitors also have excellent reviews in general.
This PC monitor is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer PC screens with better features are available. However it has good reviews so it may still be worth considering. View the latest PC screens 2017.
This iiyama PC monitor has an efficiency rating of A+, and its running costs of £59 over 8 years are typical compared to the other 2,772 PC displays that we have compared it to.
Customers report it is fairly priced.
The XU2490HS-B1 is missing some features:
Only one HDMI port

Iiyama XU2490HS-B1 In-Depth Analysis


Customers Report That it is Reasonably Priced

Three iiyama XU2490HS-B1 owners thought it was good value for money. In October this year Jimbo rated it 4 stars and mentioned in their review of the iiyama XU2490HS-B1 “Amazing screen for the price”. Jimbo also said “Excellent value for money”.

Iiyama PC Monitors Have Very Good Reviews

We checked 1,360 expert and owner reviews (including 116 verified purchases) for iiyama PC monitors and found that on average iiyama has very good reviews compared to other manufacturers.


Very Wide Viewing Angle, Vertical

The viewing angle, vertical of the XU2490HS-B1 of 178° is in the widest 3% of all flatpanel monitors when sorted by this feature. Across all the flatpanel monitors the viewing angles, vertical range from 16° to 180°, and the average viewing angle, vertical is 160°.

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Only One HDMI Port

Most flatpanel monitors have between one and five HDMI ports, including the XU2490HS-B1 which has one HDMI port.

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Very Wide Viewing Angle, Horizontal

The viewing angle, horizontal of the iiyama XU2490HS-B1 of 178° is very wide compared to most other flatpanel monitors. It is in the widest 4% of all flatpanel monitors when ranked by this feature. The narrowest viewing angle, horizontal of PC screens is 17°, the widest is 180°, and the average viewing angle, horizontal is 170°.

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1920 X 1080 Pixels Display Resolution

This flatpanel monitor has a display resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels, which is typical of many PC displays.

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Has a Built-In Speaker(s)

The iiyama XU2490HS-B1 has a built-in speaker(s), unlike 53% of PC displays which do not have a built-in speaker(s).

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Released Over Two Years Ago

Iiyama released the XU2490HS-B1 in June 2015.

Running Costs

Running Costs Are Average

This iiyama LCD screen is rated A+ for energy efficiency, and the XU2490HS-B1 has an average 8 year running cost of £59 based on adequate energy prices and usage levels, which is typical compared to the other 2,772 flatpanel monitors.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers iiyama xu2490hsb1
Barcodes 04948570114054

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