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NEC AccuSync AS242 Review
|Value for Money||
|Missing Some Features|
|2 Years Old|
|£52 Over 8 Years|
Why Has it Scored 50?
NEC flatpanel monitors have excellent reviews in general.
It is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better PC screens are available. View the latest PC displays 2017.
This PC monitor has an energy efficiency classification of A+, and its running costs of only £52 over 8 years are in the cheapest 20% of all 2,772 PC monitors that we have compared it to.
It is missing some features:
Does not have a built-in USB hub
Quite narrow viewing angle, vertical
Quite narrow viewing angle, horizontal
Does not have a built-in speaker(s)
Should You Buy it Now?
NEC AccuSync AS242 In-Depth Analysis
NEC Flatpanel Monitors Have Excellent Reviews
Based on 284 expert and user reviews (including 40 verified purchases), NEC has excellent ratings for its LCD screens. 94% of those that bought a NEC PC screen would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.
Value For Money
Excellent Value for Money
The product has mediocre features and is over 6 months old but at £153.98 it is cheaper than 55% of flatpanel monitors.
Price Has Gone Down by £27 (15%)
The price has dropped from £180.49 to £153.98 in the last 63 days.to be notified when the price changes.
Has an ECO Mode
The AccuSync AS242 has an ECO mode, unlike 94% of flatpanel monitors which do not have an ECO mode.
Does Not Have a Built-In USB Hub
Like most other flatpanel monitors, the NEC AccuSync AS242 does not have a built-in USB hub. 84% of PC displays do not have a built-in USB hub.
Quite Narrow Viewing Angle, Vertical
The average viewing angle, vertical of all flatpanel monitors is 160°, with the narrowest being 16° and the widest being 180°. The AccuSync AS242's viewing angle, vertical of only 160° is in the narrowest 18% of all PC screens when ranked by this feature.
Quite Narrow Viewing Angle, Horizontal
The viewing angle, horizontal of the AccuSync AS242 of only 170° is in the narrowest 22% of all flatpanel monitors when ranked by this feature. Flatpanel monitors have viewing angles, horizontal of between 17° and 180°, and the average viewing angle, horizontal is 170°.
Does Not Have a Built-In Speaker(s)
The NEC AccuSync AS242 does not have a built-in speaker(s), although it is worth keeping in mind that 53% of flatpanel monitors also do not have a built-in speaker(s).
1920 X 1080 Pixels Display Resolution
This PC screen has a display resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels, which is typical of many flatpanel monitors.
Released Over Two Years Ago
This PC display has been on the market since November 2014.
Low Running Costs
This PC display is rated A+ for energy efficiency. Based on fine usage levels and energy prices we estimate that the AccuSync AS242 will cost only £52 over 8 years to run, which is in the cheapest 20% of all 2,772 flatpanel monitors.
|Manufacturer Part Numbers||nec 1920x1080, nec p219786p, nec as242wbk, nec 250cdm2|
|Barcodes||00000060003810, 04053162789586, 05028695111783|