NEC AccuSync AS172
NEC AccuSync AS172
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NEC AccuSync AS172

A cheap to run and average value for money 1280 x 1024 flatpanel monitor
17" 1280 X 1024 Pixels LED No Jan 2014
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NEC AccuSync AS172 Review

With very low running costs but representing average value for money, we have ranked the NEC AccuSync AS172 number 941 across all PC monitors.
Missing Some Features
3 Years Old
£29 Over 8 Years
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Why Has it Scored 42?

NEC flatpanel monitors 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 monitors 2017.
This PC monitor has running costs of only £29 over 8 years, which puts it in the cheapest 2% of all 2,768 PC screens that we have compared it to.
It is missing some features:
Quite narrow viewing angle, horizontal
Only 1280 x 1024 pixels display resolution
Does not have a built-in speaker(s)

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NEC AccuSync AS172 In-Depth Analysis


NEC Has Excellent LCD Screen Reviews

Based on 292 expert and owner reviews (including 41 verified purchases), NEC has excellent reviews for its PC screens. 95% of those that bought a NEC PC monitor would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.

Value For Money

Average Value for Money

The product has mediocre features and is over 6 months old but at £117.01 it is cheaper than 72% of PC screens.

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We found a cheaper price for the NEC AccuSync AS172 of $84.97 (£110.21) in the United States. That's a saving of £6.80.

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Quite Narrow Viewing Angle, Horizontal

The viewing angles, horizontal of LCD screens range from 17° to 180°, and the average viewing angle, horizontal is 170°. The NEC AccuSync AS172's viewing angle, horizontal of only 170° is fairly narrow compared to most other PC screens. It is in the narrowest 17% of all flatpanel monitors when ordered by this feature.

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Only 1280 X 1024 Pixels Display Resolution

The AccuSync AS172 has a maximum display resolution of 1280 x 1024 pixels. That's 37% smaller display resolution than a 1920 x 1080 pixels PC monitor, which is the most frequently found resolution. The worst resolution of all PC displays is 320 x 240 pixels and the best is 5120 x 2880 pixels.

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Does Not Have a Built-In Speaker(s)

Like most other LCD screens, the NEC AccuSync AS172 does not have a built-in speaker(s). 53% of LCD screens do not have a built-in speaker(s).

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Released Over Three Years Ago

This NEC flatpanel monitor has been on the market since January 2014.

Running Costs

Running Costs Are Very Low

The AccuSync AS172 is one of the cheapest to run PC displays that we have assessed for running costs. Based on average energy prices and usage levels, we estimate the AccuSync AS172 will cost only £29 over 8 years to run.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers nec display solutions as172bk, unknown asc752046ain02, worldbrand 1280x1024, oem asc1052686asx03, worldbrand as172bk, oem asc671049asy01, nec mss815755i01, generic as172bk, nec 1280x1024, nec as172bk, oem as172bk
Barcodes 00000011327769, 00012302492575, 00014444547076, 00084492169780, 00159659670055, 00722795932402, 00731215051036, 00805736052039, 08057360520398

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