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19 Reasons For
Excellent Expert Reviews
This PC screen received an expert rating of 90% from pcmagazine.ru. That puts this PC display in the top 7% of all the similar spec PC screens that came out more than two years ago.
NEC medium monitors have excellent reviews on average and across all LCD screens NEC is one of the leading manufacturers.
Good Product Quality
One NEC MultiSync EA244 owner said in their reviews that it was good quality. John Law gave the NEC MultiSync EA244 a score of 4 stars and he said in his review “Elegant case framing a high quality screen”.
One customer who reviewed the product concluded that it was good looking.
Easy to Use
One person said in their reviews that this PC monitor was easy to use the menus. M. Edwards mentioned “Even so, some software, like Photoshop, are unable to cope with such a high resolution, resulting in miniscule menus and toolbars” and scored it 5 stars.
Good Environmental Credentials
One customer who bought the NEC MultiSync EA244 concluded that it was good in terms of power usage. In October last year M. Edwards wrote on Amazon “There are various means of power saving, in particular”.
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One NEC MultiSync EA244 owner wrote in their reviews that the NEC MultiSync EA244 was a good height. John Law said “Fully adjustable height and angle”.
Three Number of Upstream Portss
The MultiSync EA244 is a three number of upstream ports flatpanel monitor. Most of the other PC monitors of this spec and age have between one and three number of upstream portss.
This PC display has an LED display, which is typical of many medium monitors that have been on the market for around the same time as it.
We think you might also be interested in some of the other PC monitors that have an LED Display currently available including the DELL S2240[plb_1556097_price], or the Benq RL2755[plb_2743325_price] which is cheaper; or the iiyama XB2783HSU[plb_1619965_price] which has better reviews.
Has a Built-In Speaker(s)
The MultiSync EA244 has a built-in speaker(s), which is unusual. Most of the other PC screens of a similar age and spec to the MultiSync EA244 do not have a built-in speaker(s).
It may also be worth also looking at one of the other LCD screens with a built-in speaker(s) currently available including a cheaper LCD screen such as the Benq RL2755[plb_2743325_price] or you might consider a higher rated LCD screen such as the GB2488HSU[pl_2185179_price], or the XB2483HSU[pl_1611035_price] both from iiyama.
Two DisplayPorts Quantitys
Most comparable spec PC monitors that have been available for more than two years have between one and two displayPorts quantitys, including the NEC MultiSync EA244 which has two displayPorts quantitys.
Fairly Wide Viewing Angle, Horizontal
At 178 degrees, the MultiSync EA244 has a fairly wide viewing angle, horizontal compared to most of the other medium monitors that were released more than two years ago. The viewing angle, horizontals of medium monitors that have been available for a similar time to the MultiSync EA244 range from -5° to 1,800°, and the average viewing angle, horizontal is 170°.
Very Many Display Colour Count
The display colour counts of medium monitors that have been around for around the same time as the MultiSync EA244 range from 16M to 1,100M, and the average display colour count is 80M. With a display colour count of 1,073.7 million, the NEC MultiSync EA244's display colour count is one of the most amongst comparable spec LCD screens that were released more than two years ago.
Two DVI-D Ports Quantitys
The MultiSync EA244 is a two DVI-D ports quantity PC display.
Two HDMI Ports Quantitys
The MultiSync EA244 is a two HDMI ports quantity PC screen.
Fairly Bright Display Brightness
The display brightnesss of medium monitors that have been available for around the same time as the MultiSync EA244 range from 25 cd/m² to 1,700 cd/m², and the average display brightness is 290 cd/m². With a display brightness of 350 candellas per square meter, the MultiSync EA244 has a quite bright display brightness compared to most of the other similar spec flatpanel monitors that have been around for a comparable time to the MultiSync EA244.
3840 X 2160 Supported Graphics Resolutions
The NEC MultiSync EA244 has a maximum resolution of 3840 x 2160. That's over four times the resolution of a 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080) LCD screen, which is the most frequently found resolution.
This LCD screen's resolution (3840 x 2160) is in fact the best resolution across all medium monitors that were released more than two years ago.
Across similar types of LCD screen the worst resolution is 640 x 350.
Has Three Cables Includeds
The MultiSync EA244 has a greater number of cables included than most LCD screens of a similar age and type to it. This flatpanel monitor has an AC cables included, which is the most frequently found cables included found on PC screens of a comparable age and spec to the MultiSync EA244. The cables includeds "Audio (3.5mm)" and "DisplayPort" are also found on this PC display.
Very Low Power Consumption (PowerSave)
The average power consumption (PowerSave) of similar spec LCD screens that have been available for a comparable time to the MultiSync EA244 is 5.9W, and the power consumption (PowerSave)s range from 0.14W to 80W. At only 0.32 Watts, the NEC MultiSync EA244 has a fairly low power consumption (PowerSave) compared to most of the other PC displays of this spec and age.
11 Reasons Against
Only One USB Type-A Downstream Ports Quantity
The MultiSync EA244 is a one USB Type-A downstream ports quantity PC display. Most of the other PC monitors of this age and type have between one and five USB Type-A downstream ports quantitys.
Very High Running Costs
This NEC flatpanel monitor has an energy efficiency rating of C. The MultiSync EA244 has an average running cost of £136 over 8 years based on typical energy prices and usage levels, which makes it one of the most expensive to run PC screens of a similar age and type.
The NEC MultiSync EA244 is not 3D. Most of the other similar spec PC screens that have been available for more than two years are also not 3D.
LCD screens which are 3D that might also be worth looking at include the Benq XL2411[plb_2130532_price]; or the Benq XL2411T[plb_1522088_price].
Does Not Have a Built-In Camera
The MultiSync EA244 does not have a built-in camera, although this is within the context that most of the other PC monitors of this type and age also do not have a built-in camera.
There are a number of alternative PC monitors which also have a built-in camera which you might want to consider including the Apple 27" Cinema Display[plb_1999154_price].
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Does Not Have a Card Reader Integrated
Like most of the other PC displays of a similar type and age to the MultiSync EA244, the NEC MultiSync EA244 does not have a card reader integrated.
Only HD HD Type
This flatpanel monitor has a 4K Ultra HD HD type, which is the most commonly found HD type on LCD screens of this age and spec.
Very Low RMS Rated Power
The RMS rated powers of PC monitors of a comparable age and spec to the MultiSync EA244 range from 0.5W to 49W. The MultiSync EA244 has a quite low RMS rated power (only 2 Watts) compared to most of the other PC screens of a similar spec and age to the MultiSync EA244.
Quite High Power Consumption (max)
The average power consumption (max) of PC screens that have been around for a comparable time to the MultiSync EA244 is 55W. At 79 Watts, the MultiSync EA244 has a fairly high power consumption (max) compared to most of the other medium monitors that have been around for a comparable time to the MultiSync EA244.
Quite High Annual Energy Consumption
At 76 kilowatt hours, the MultiSync EA244 has a fairly high annual energy consumption compared to most of the other medium monitors that came out more than two years ago. Comparable spec flatpanel monitors that are a similar age to the MultiSync EA244 have annual energy consumptions of between 25kWh and 140kWh.
At 7 kilograms, the MultiSync EA244 is quite heavy compared to most of the other PC displays of this spec and age. Across all the PC screens of this age and spec the weights range from 3g to 39kg, and the average weight is 4.9kg.
Quite High Power Consumption (economy Mode)
Across all the medium monitors that are a comparable age to the MultiSync EA244 the power consumption (economy mode)s range from 0.5W to 48W. With a power consumption (economy mode) of 41 Watts, the MultiSync EA244 has one of the higher power consumption (economy mode)s amongst comparable spec PC screens of this age.
1 Other reason to consider the NEC MultiSync EA244
Released Over Two Years Ago
NEC released the MultiSync EA244 over two years ago.
NEC EA244UHD user review
Mains Cable only EU version supplied - UK mains cable needed at extra cost to use at all.
The supplied displayport to displayport cable was incompatible with my mac... Read more…
The resolution and colour quality of this monitor is just astounding. BUT there are problems which I had not anticipated. Nothing wrong with the monitor, just making it work with Windows 7. It... Read more…
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