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NEC EA305WMI-BK

72

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NEC EA305WMI-BK

NEC EA305WMI-BK
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A massive display diagonal and fully featured 2560 x 1600 pixels resolution flatpanel monitor, with OK running costs
29.8" 2560 X 1600 Pixels 20000:1 No Dec 2015
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NEC EA305WMI-BK Review

With excellent features but at over 2 years old, we have scored the NEC EA305WMI-BK as follows:
89
Features
Fully-Featured
80
Age
2 Years Old
56
Running Costs
£220 Over 5 Years
72
Overall Score
Very Good

Why Has it Scored 72?

NEC LCD screens 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 2018.
This PC monitor has running costs of £220 over 5 years, which puts it in the most expensive 4% of all 3,255 flatpanel monitors that we have compared it to. View all energy saving flatpanel monitors.
It has some great features:
2560 x 1600 pixels resolution
Bigger than average display diagonal
Has a built-in speaker(s)
Very wide horizontal viewing angle
Full connectivity, including displayport, HDMI AND DVI-I inputs
Touch-sensitive OSD controls are integrated into the bezel, making display adjustments easier than ever
Human and ambient light sensors automatically detect your work conditions to determine the proper display brightness and conserve power
Fully adjustable quick-release stand, including height-adjust (130mm), pivot, tilt and swivel capabilities, adds flexibility and comfort to your viewing preferences
ECO mode allows for up to 56% more power conservation (vs. typical power settings), reducing your energy costs
Compatible with spectraviewii calibration software and the SVII-EA-KIT calibration kit

NEC EA305WMI-BK In-Depth Analysis

Reviews Summary

Excellent Brand

Based on 687 user and expert reviews (including 115 verified purchases), NEC has excellent ratings for its LCD screens. 95% of those that bought a NEC flatpanel monitor would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.

Running Costs

Running Costs Are High

The EA305WMI-BK is in the most expensive 4% of all 3,255 PC screens that we have analysed for running costs. Based on typical energy prices and usage levels, we estimate the EA305WMI-BK will cost £220 over 5 years to run.

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Age

Released Over Two Years Ago

NEC released the EA305WMI-BK in December 2015.

Features

2560 X 1600 Pixels Resolution

The largest display resolution of the EA305WMI-BK is 2560 x 1600 pixels. That's 98% larger resolution than a 1920 x 1080 pixels PC display, which is the most common resolution. Across all PC displays the resolution ranges from 320 x 240 pixels (worst) to 5120 x 2880 pixels (best).

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Bigger Than Average Display Diagonal

The EA305WMI-BK's display diagonal of 29.8" is in the biggest 10% of all flatpanel monitors when ordered by this feature. Across all the PC screens the display diagonals range from 3.5" to 95", and the average display diagonal is 25".

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Slower Than Average Response Time

The average response time of all PC monitors is 5.5ms, with the fastest being 1ms and the slowest being 55ms. The NEC EA305WMI-BK's response time of 6ms is slower than 76% of all LCD screens when ordered by this feature.

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Has a Built-In Speaker(s)

The NEC EA305WMI-BK has a built-in speaker(s). 53% of flatpanel monitors do not have a built-in speaker(s).

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Very Wide Horizontal Viewing Angle

The horizontal viewing angle of the EA305WMI-BK of 178° is wider than 95% of all LCD screens when ordered by this feature. The average horizontal viewing angle of all PC screens is 170°, with the narrowest being 40° and the widest being 180°.

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Very Wide Vertical Viewing Angle

The vertical viewing angles of flatpanel monitors range from 40° to 180°, and the average vertical viewing angle is 160°. The vertical viewing angle of the NEC EA305WMI-BK of 178° is wider than 97% of all flatpanel monitors when sorted by this feature.

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Has a Built-In USB Hub

The NEC EA305WMI-BK has a built-in USB hub, which is unusual. 81% of PC displays do not have a built-in USB hub.

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Average Contrast Ratio (typical)

The EA305WMI-BK's contrast ratio (typical) of 1,000 is pretty typical compared to most other LCD screens. It is in the highest 54% of all PC displays when sorted by this feature.

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Has AC, DisplayPort and 1 More Cables Included

The EA305WMI-BK has a greater number of cables included than most flatpanel monitors. This LCD screen has a USB cables included, which is the most frequently found cables included found on flatpanel monitors. The cables included "AC" and "DisplayPort" are also found on this flatpanel monitor.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

nec ea305wmi

Barcodes:

00805736057553

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