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Iiyama XU2490HSB1

£170.99
iiyama XU2490HS-B1
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A cheap and very economical to run 23.8" PC screen, with good features
23.8" 1920 X 1080 (Full HD) Pixels 5000000:1 No Jun 2015 A
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Iiyama XU2490HS-B1 Review

With very low running costs, we have ranked the iiyama XU2490HS-B1 number 297 across all PC monitors, number 302 in medium monitors and number 436 in best selling monitors.
80
Value for Money
Very Good
79
Features
Good Features
73
Age
2 Years Old
94
Running Costs
£31 Over 5 Years
83
Overall Score
Excellent

Why Has it Scored 83?

It has exceptional user reviews with an average user rating of 93%. NEC LCD screens also have excellent reviews in general.
This PC monitor is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer flatpanel monitors with better features are available. However it has good reviews so it may still be worth considering. View the latest PC displays 2018.
This iiyama PC monitor has an efficiency rating of A+, and its running costs of only £31 over 5 years are in the cheapest 9% of all 3,255 LCD screens that we have compared it to. View all energy saving PC screens.
Customers report it is fairly priced.
The XU2490HS-B1 has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
Wider than average vertical viewing angle
Wider than average horizontal viewing angle

Iiyama XU2490HS-B1 In-Depth Analysis

Reviews Summary

Very Good Brand

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

Customers Report That it is Fairly 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”.

Value For Money

Good Value for Money

The product has excellent reviews and good features but is over 6 months old. However at £170.99 it is in the cheapest 46% of PC monitors.

Running Costs

Running Costs Are Very Low

This PC monitor has an efficiency rating of A+. The XU2490HS-B1 is one of the cheapest to run flatpanel monitors that we have looked at for 5 year running costs. Based on typical energy prices, we estimate the 5 year running cost of the XU2490HS-B1 is only £31.

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Age

Released Over Two Years Ago

This PC display has been on the market since June 2015.

Features

1920 X 1080 Pixels Resolution

This PC display has a display resolution of 1920 x 1080 (Full HD)|1920 x 1080 pixels, which is typical of many flatpanel monitors.

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Average Display Diagonal

The iiyama XU2490HS-B1's display diagonal of 23.8" is relatively average compared to most other flatpanel monitors. It is in the biggest 51% of all flatpanel monitors when sorted by this feature.

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Average Response Time

The iiyama XU2490HS-B1's response time of 5ms is fairly typical compared to most other PC displays. It is slower than 31% of all flatpanel monitors when ordered by this feature.

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Wider Than Average Vertical Viewing Angle

Across all the flatpanel monitors the vertical viewing angles range from 40° to 180°, and the average vertical viewing angle is 160°. The iiyama XU2490HS-B1's vertical viewing angle of 178° is in the widest 8% of all PC screens when ranked by this feature.

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Wider Than Average Horizontal Viewing Angle

The horizontal viewing angle of the XU2490HS-B1 of 178° is wider than average when compared to most other flatpanel monitors. It is wider than 73% of all PC displays when ranked by this feature. Across all the PC displays the horizontal viewing angles range from 40° to 180°, and the average horizontal viewing angle is 170°.

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Has a Built-In Speaker(s)

The XU2490HS-B1 has a built-in speaker(s). 53% of flatpanel monitors do not have a built-in speaker(s).

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Average Contrast Ratio (typical)

The iiyama XU2490HS-B1's contrast ratio (typical) of 1,000 is fairly typical compared to most other PC displays. It is in the highest 47% of all PC displays when ranked by this feature.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

xu2490hsb1 xu2490hsb1, iiyama xu2490hsb1

Barcodes:

04948570114054

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