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NEC MultiSync EA244
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NEC MultiSync EA244 PC Monitor

£499.99
23.8" LED Flat Jun 2014
C
Display Diagonal Display Screen Shape Built-In Speaker(s) Release Date £135.01 Electricity cost over 5 years
Excellent expert reviews
Reasonably priced
Nice design
4 Reviews
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Reviews

Excellent Expert Reviews

PC display expert review site pcmagazine.ru scored this NEC LCD screen 90%. PC screen experts think this NEC PC display is one of the very best PC screens of this type and age.

NEC PC Displays Have Excellent Reviews

Based on 223 owner and expert reviews (including 29 verified purchases), NEC has excellent reviews for its PC screens. NEC also has excellent reviews specifically for its medium monitors compared to other manufacturers. 94% of those that bought a NEC LCD screen would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.


Price

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Reasonably Priced

One owner wrote in their reviews that this PC monitor was good value for money. Alex said in his review of this PC monitor “Really love this monitor, good price for the money!” and gave this PC monitor a score of 8 stars.

Not Cheap

The cheapeast medium monitors that were released more than two years ago that we found costs £46 and the most expensive costs £9,999. We think that this PC screen looks expensive for a LCD screen of this type and age.


Power

Good Environmental Credentials

One customer who purchased the product considered that it was good in terms of power usage. Two years ago M. Edwards said “There are various means of power saving, in particular” in their review of this PC monitor.


Technical Details

Has an ECO Mode

The MultiSync EA244 has an ECO mode. Most of the other PC monitors that were launched around the same time as this PC monitor also have an ECO mode.

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Design

Nice Design

One person concluded that this PC monitor was good looking.

Good Quality

Two owners who reviewed this PC monitor wrote that it was good quality. Bhphotovideo.com mentioned in their NEC MultiSync EA244 review three years ago “Excellent Screen Quality” however despite that they gave it a score of 18.8 out of 100. John Law wrote “Elegant case framing a high quality screen” in his review of this PC monitor.

Easy to Setup

One owner wrote in their reviews that the NEC MultiSync EA244 was easy to setup. Bhphotovideo.com wrote “Easy To Set Up”. One owner wrote in their reviews that the product was easy to use.

One owner thought it was easy to use the menus. M. Edwards mentioned on Amazon two years ago “Even so, some software, like Photoshop, are unable to cope with such a high resolution, resulting in miniscule menus and toolbars” and gave the product a score of 6 stars.

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Other

Released Over Two Years Ago

It was April 2017 when this flatpanel monitor was released.


Ports & Interfaces

Has a Built-In USB Hub

The MultiSync EA244 has a built-in USB hub, unlike most of the other PC displays of this age and type which do not have a built-in USB hub.

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Two HDMI Ports

The MultiSync EA244 is a two HDMI port PC monitor.

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Has a Headphone Out

The MultiSync EA244 has a headphone out. Most of the other medium monitors that were launched more than two years ago also have a headphone out.

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Multimedia

Has a Built-In Speaker(s)

The MultiSync EA244 has a built-in speaker(s), as do most of the other flatpanel monitors of a comparable age and type to this flatpanel monitor.

Other PC screens with a built-in speaker(s) currently available which you might also want to consider include the Asus MG279Q (£499.99), the Philips 298P4, or the iiyama XB2779QS (£485.39) which has better reviews.

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Energy

Running Costs Are Very High

This PC screen has an efficiency rating of C, and the average running cost of the MultiSync EA244 is £136 over 8 years based on typical energy prices, which makes it one of the least economic to run medium monitors that were launched more than two years ago.


Ergonomics

Wall Mountable

The NEC MultiSync EA244 is wall mountable. Most of the other PC displays of this age and spec also are wall mountable.

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Display

Quite Wide Viewing Angle, Horizontal

The NEC MultiSync EA244 has a fairly wide viewing angle, horizontal (178 degrees) compared to most of the other LCD screens of this age and type. The viewing angles, horizontal of PC displays of this age and spec range from 18° to 1,800°, and the average viewing angle, horizontal is 170°.

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Fairly Wide Viewing Angle, Vertical

The MultiSync EA244 has a quite wide viewing angle, vertical (178 degrees) compared to most of the other PC monitors that came out around the same time as this PC display. The narrowest viewing angle, vertical of comparable spec PC displays that are a similar age to this LCD screen is 10° and the widest is 180°.

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Has an HDCP

The NEC MultiSync EA244 has an HDCP. Most of the other flatpanel monitors of a comparable spec and age to this flatpanel monitor also have an HDCP.

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Certificates

Has an Energy Star Certified

The MultiSync EA244 has an Energy Star certified. Most of the other medium monitors that came out around the same time as this PC monitor also have an Energy Star certified.

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Packaging Content

Has Three Cables Included

The NEC MultiSync EA244 has a greater number of cables included than most flatpanel monitors of this age and type. This flatpanel monitor has an AC cables included, which is the most frequently found cables included found on flatpanel monitors of a similar age and type to this PC display. The cables included "Audio (3.5mm)" and "DisplayPort" are also found on this NEC PC screen.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers nec 2xdvi2xdisplayport2xhdmi, nec peripherals ea244uhdled, necmitsubishi ea244uhd, nec lcdea244wmi, nec ea244wmiled, nec ea244uhdbk, nec ea244wmibk, nec 3840x2160, nec 1920x1200, code ea244wmi, nec 9v2qza00, nec p154077p, nec 993fzs00, nec 9v2qzs00, nec 993fza00, nec p154078p, nec 350cdm2
Barcodes 00000060003409, 00000060003414, 00000060003683, 00000060003684, 00013686009328, 00643434192325, 00805736052510, 04053162536067, 04053162585362, 05028695109599, 05028695109605, 05028695110885, 05028695110892, 05054484649212, 05054533649217, 05054629079010, 08057360525102

NEC MultiSync EA244 Review Sources

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