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NEC MultiSync EA294WMi

£350.00
A critically acclaimed 2560 x 1080 PC screen, but with poor features and high running costs
29" 2560 X 1080 Pixels LED No Dec 2012
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NEC MultiSync EA294WMi Review

With excellent reviews, we have ranked the NEC MultiSync EA294WMi number 969 across all PC monitors.
85
6 Reviews
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Poor
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Missing Some Features
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4 Years Old
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£111 Over 8 Years
Overall Score
40
Mediocre

Why Has it Scored 41?

It has great expert reviews and great user reviews with an average overall rating of 85%. NEC flatpanel monitors also have excellent reviews in general.
This PC monitor is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer flatpanel monitors with better features are available. However it has good reviews so it may still be worth considering. View the latest PC displays 2017.
This NEC PC monitor has an energy efficiency classification of C, and its running costs of £111 over 8 years are in the most expensive 19% of all 2,772 PC monitors that we have compared it to.
The MultiSync EA294WMi is missing some features:
Fairly slow response time

Should You Buy it Now?

Our unique forecasting algorithm looks at historic price trends and predicts the most likely price change over the next 2 weeks. There was a cheaper price of £249 on eBay 35 days ago. We predict that the price will go down again.
There is a 64% chance that the price will go down. However the future is never certain and there remains a chance that the price will actually go up. Get Price Alerts.
Amazon UK £350.00
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NEC MultiSync EA294WMi In-Depth Analysis

Reviews

Expert Reviews Are Good

This PC display received an expert rating of 84 out of 100 from Chip.de.

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Excellent Brand

We checked 284 expert and user reviews (including 40 verified purchases) for NEC PC displays and found that on average NEC has excellent reviews compared to other manufacturers. 94% of those that bought a NEC PC display would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.


Value For Money

Mediocre Value for Money

The product has excellent reviews but mediocre features and is over 6 months old, and at £350.00 it is more expensive than 79% of flatpanel monitors.

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Cheaper in the United Kingdom Than Overseas

We checked 22 other countries for prices for the NEC MultiSync EA294WMi and the United Kingdom price of £350.00 was the cheapest. The cheapest price that we could find overseas was in the United States where the price is $379.97 (£494.57).

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Features

Has a Built-In USB Hub

The MultiSync EA294WMi has a built-in USB hub. 84% of PC monitors do not have a built-in USB hub.

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Has an ECO Mode

The MultiSync EA294WMi has an ECO mode, which is unusual. 94% of flatpanel monitors do not have an ECO mode.

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Fairly Wide Viewing Angle, Vertical

Across all the LCD screens the viewing angles, vertical range from 16° to 180°, and the average viewing angle, vertical is 160°. The MultiSync EA294WMi's viewing angle, vertical of 178° is in the widest 24% of all PC screens when ordered by this feature.

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Quite Wide Viewing Angle, Horizontal

The viewing angle, horizontal of the NEC MultiSync EA294WMi of 178° is quite wide compared to most other flatpanel monitors. It is in the widest 25% of all flatpanel monitors when sorted by this feature. The narrowest viewing angle, horizontal of flatpanel monitors is 17°, the widest is 180°, and the average viewing angle, horizontal is 170°.

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Fairly Slow Response Time

The response times of flatpanel monitors range from 1ms to 55ms, and the average response time is 5.7ms. The response time of the MultiSync EA294WMi of 6ms is quite slow compared to most other PC screens. It is in the slowest 22% of all flatpanel monitors when ranked by this feature.

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Five USB 2.0 Ports

The MultiSync EA294WMi is a five USB 2.0 port PC display.

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Wall Mountable

The MultiSync EA294WMi is wall mountable. 92% of flatpanel monitors are not wall mountable.

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Has a Built-In Speaker(s)

The NEC MultiSync EA294WMi has a built-in speaker(s), which is unusual. 53% of flatpanel monitors do not have a built-in speaker(s).

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2560 X 1080 Pixels Display Resolution

The largest display resolution of the MultiSync EA294WMi is 2560 x 1080 pixels. That's 33% larger resolution than the most common resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels. The best resolution of all flatpanel monitors is 5120 x 2880 pixels and the worst is 320 x 240 pixels.

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Age

Released Over Four Years Ago

This NEC PC display has been on the market since December 2012.


Running Costs

Running Costs Are Very High

This PC screen is rated C for energy efficiency, and the MultiSync EA294WMi has an average 8 year running cost of £111 based on average energy prices and usage levels, which makes it one of the least economic to run flatpanel monitors.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers nec deutschland gmbh ea294wmi, nec ea294wmiled, nec ea294wmib, nec 2560x1080, nec 993nza00, nec 993nzs00, nec p158157p, nec 993pzs00, nec 993pza00, nec 300cdm2
Barcodes 00000060003417, 00013686011185, 00163121156091, 00805736044508, 04053162535923, 04053162535930, 04055895271017, 05028651095829, 05028695109575, 05028695109582, 05053959395135, 05054484241706, 05054629178164, 08057360445080

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