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NEC MultiSync E224 PC Monitor

£164.98
21.5" 1920 X 1080 LED Flat Oct 2013
B
Display Diagonal Display Resolution Display Screen Shape Release Date £56.40 Electricity cost over 5 years
NEC has excellent reviews for its PC monitors
Good size
Has an ECO mode
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Reviews

NEC Has Excellent Reviews for Its PC Monitors

We checked 223 owner and expert reviews (including 29 verified purchases) for NEC PC screens and found that on average NEC has excellent ratings compared to other manufacturers. We also found that NEC has excellent ratings specifically within its medium monitors range. 94% of those that bought a NEC PC display would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.


Energy

OK Running Costs

This NEC PC monitor is rated B for energy efficiency. Based on average energy prices we estimate that the MultiSync E224 will cost £57 over 8 years to run, which is typical compared to the other 1,092 PC displays of this spec and age.


Weight & Dimensions

Good Size

One NEC MultiSync E224 reviewer who bought the product said that it was lightweight. Richfair wrote on Bhphotovideo.com “Very lightweight without its base, which is exactly what I wanted on the end of adjustable arms” and gave it a rating of 8 stars.


Technical Details

Has an ECO Mode

The NEC MultiSync E224 has an ECO mode, as do most of the other PC monitors that have been available for more than two years.

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Ports & Interfaces

Does Not Have a Built-In USB Hub

Like most of the other PC screens of a similar age and type to this PC display, the MultiSync E224 does not have a built-in USB hub.

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Other

Released Over Three Years Ago

NEC released the MultiSync E224 in October 2013.


Multimedia

Does Not Have a Built-In Speaker(s)

The NEC MultiSync E224 does not have a built-in speaker(s), unlike most of the other PC monitors of this type and age which have a built-in speaker(s).

We compared all the other PC monitors which also have a built-in speaker(s) to this PC screen and we think the Asus VS278H (£167.94); or the Viewsonic VX2770 are also worth considering.

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Display

1920 X 1080 Pixels Display Resolution

This flatpanel monitor has a display resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels, which is the most frequently found display resolution on similar spec LCD screens that came out around the same time as it.

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Quite Wide Viewing Angle, Vertical

The MultiSync E224 has one of the wider viewing angles, vertical (178 degrees) amongst PC monitors of this age. The viewing angles, vertical of PC screens of this type and age range from 10° to 180°, and the average viewing angle, vertical is 170°.

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Quite Wide Viewing Angle, Horizontal

When compared to other PC monitors of this spec and age, the MultiSync E224's viewing angle, horizontal of 178 degrees is one of the widest. The narrowest viewing angle, horizontal of medium monitors that were launched around the same time as this LCD screen is 18° and the widest is 1,800°.

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Has a Composite Sync

The MultiSync E224 has a composite sync. Most of the other comparable spec LCD screens that are a similar age to this PC monitor also have a composite sync.

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Has a Separate H/V Sync

The NEC MultiSync E224 has a separate H/V sync. Most of the other similar spec LCD screens that are a comparable age to this PC monitor also have a separate H/V sync.

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Has an HDCP

The MultiSync E224 has an HDCP. Most of the other medium monitors that have been around for around the same time as this flatpanel monitor also have an HDCP.

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Ergonomics

Wall Mountable

The MultiSync E224 is wall mountable, as are most of the other medium monitors that came out around the same time as this PC display.

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Certificates

Has an Energy Star Certified

The NEC MultiSync E224 has an Energy Star certified, as do most of the other LCD screens of this spec and age.

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Packaging Content

Has Three Cables Included

The number of cables included found on the NEC MultiSync E224 is more than most medium monitors that have been on the market for more than two years. This LCD screen has an AC cables included, which is the most frequently found cables included found on medium monitors that have been around for a comparable time to this flatpanel monitor. The cables included "DVI" and "VGA" are also found on this NEC LCD screen.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers nec 1920x1080, nec p184534p, nec 60003583, code e224wi, nec 250cdm2, nec e224wi
Barcodes 00000060002933, 00000060003583, 00000060003584, 00172304253717, 00805736048681, 04053162535985, 04053162585348, 05028695110250, 05028695110267, 05054484486473, 05054533533431, 08057360486816

NEC MultiSync E224 Review Sources

To prepare this NEC MultiSync E224 review we compared this PC monitor to 3,052 other models. For each PC monitor that we compared, we collated thousands of pieces of information including technical specs, reviews, and prices. In total we analysed 692,148 product attributes, 78,562 PC monitor reviews and 8,073,300 historical PC monitor prices from 203 PC monitor retailers. We then picked out the standout features of this PC monitor compared to the other models as well as any areas where this PC monitor is lacking.

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