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NEC E203WI

75

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NEC E203WI

£145.57
NEC E203Wi
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An economical to run but moderately out of date 20" flatpanel monitor, with good features and a cheap price
20" 1600 X 900 Pixels 25000:1 No Dec 2015 A
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Nec E203wi Black 19.5 Inch Lcd Monitor With Led Backlight Ips Panel 1600x900 Vga Dvi-d Displayport 110mm Height Adjustable
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60003804 - E203WI LCD 20IN 50.8CM 50.8 cm (20 ") , IPS TFT, W-LED, 16:9, 250 cd/m², 1000:1, 178/178°, 6 ms, 1 x DisplayPort 1 x DVI-D, 1 x mini D-sub 15 pin, VESA
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NEC E203Wi Review

With very low running costs but at over 2 years old, we have ranked the NEC E203Wi number 116 in small monitors.
78
Value for Money
Very Good
64
Features
Good Features
79
Age
2 Years Old
97
Running Costs
£22 Over 5 Years
75
Overall Score
Very Good

Why Has it Scored 75?

It has fantastic user reviews with an average user rating of 100%. NEC LCD screens also have excellent reviews in general.
This PC monitor is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better PC screens are available. View the latest flatpanel monitors 2018.
It has an efficiency rating of A+, and its running costs of only £22 over 5 years are in the cheapest 2% of all 3,255 flatpanel monitors that we have compared it to. View all energy saving flatpanel monitors.
This NEC PC monitor has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
Wider than average vertical viewing angle
Very wide horizontal viewing angle
Smaller than average display diagonal
Only 1600 x 900 pixels resolution

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NEC E203Wi In-Depth Analysis

Reviews Summary

NEC PC Screens Have Excellent Reviews

Based on 687 owner and expert reviews (including 115 verified purchases), NEC has excellent ratings for its PC monitors. 95% of those that bought a NEC PC screen would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.

Value For Money

Alright Value for Money

The product has mediocre features and is over 6 months old but at £145.57 it is cheaper than 65% of PC monitors.

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Cheaper Price Found in the United States

We found a cheaper price for the NEC E203Wi of $69.99 (£97.08) in the United States. That's a saving of £48.49.

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Running Costs

Very Low Running Costs

The efficiency rating of this LCD screen is A+. The E203Wi is one of the cheapest to run LCD screens that we have assessed for running costs. Based on typical energy prices, we estimate the E203Wi will cost only £22 over 5 years to run.

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Age

Released Over Two Years Ago

NEC released the E203Wi in December 2015.

Features

Smaller Than Average Display Diagonal

The display diagonals of PC screens range from 3.5" to 95", and the average display diagonal is 25". The display diagonal of the NEC E203Wi of only 20" is smaller than average when compared to most other PC monitors. It is in the smallest 15% of all PC screens when ordered by this feature.

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Only 1600 X 900 Pixels Resolution

The NEC E203Wi has a maximum display resolution of 1600 x 900 pixels. That's 31% smaller display resolution than a 1920 x 1080 pixels PC monitor, which is the most frequently found resolution. Across all flatpanel monitors the best resolution is 5120 x 2880 pixels and the worst is 320 x 240 pixels.

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Slower Than Average Response Time

Flatpanel monitors have response times of between 1ms and 55ms, and the average response time is 5.5ms. The NEC E203Wi's response time of 6ms is slower than 78% of all PC screens when ranked by this feature.

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Wider Than Average Vertical Viewing Angle

The NEC E203Wi's vertical viewing angle of 178° is wider than average when compared to most other PC monitors. It is in the widest 14% of all flatpanel monitors when sorted by this feature. The average vertical viewing angle of all flatpanel monitors is 160°, with the narrowest being 40° and the widest being 180°.

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Very Wide Horizontal Viewing Angle

The NEC E203Wi's horizontal viewing angle of 178° is very wide compared to most other flatpanel monitors. It is wider than 98% of all PC screens when ranked by this feature. The horizontal viewing angles of PC screens range from 40° to 180°, and the average horizontal viewing angle is 170°.

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Average Contrast Ratio (typical)

The NEC E203Wi's contrast ratio (typical) of 1,000 is fairly typical compared to most other PC displays. It is in the highest 52% of all flatpanel monitors when ranked by this feature.

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Does Not Have a Built-In USB Hub

The NEC E203Wi does not have a built-in USB hub, although it is worth noting that 81% of PC monitors also do not have a built-in USB hub.

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Does Not Have a Built-In Speaker(s)

The NEC E203Wi does not have a built-in speaker(s). 53% of flatpanel monitors also do not have a built-in speaker(s).

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Has an ECO Mode

The NEC E203Wi has an ECO mode, which is unusual. 93% of PC displays do not have an ECO mode.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

asrockasusantecarcticb 1600x900, asrockasusantecarcticb e203wi, nec comn087xanww8m, 60003804 e203wi, nec 1600x900, nec p250173p, nec e203wi

Barcodes:

00000060003804, 00000060003805, 00805736059342, 04058154036976, 05028695112520, 05028695112537, 05054629989364

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