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NEC MultiSync EA304

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NEC MultiSync EA304

£1,110.00
NEC MultiSync EA304
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A fully featured and enormous display diagonal 2560 x 1600 pixels resolution flatpanel monitor, with average running costs but representing only middle of the road value for money
30" 2560 X 1600 Pixels 25000:1 No Jun 2014 B
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NEC Multisync EA304WMi 30inch AH-IPS LCD Monitor - Black (1000:1, 350 cd/m2, 2560 x 1600, 6ms, VGA/DP/DVI/HDMI)
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NEC MultiSync EA304 Review

With excellent features, we have ranked the NEC MultiSync EA304 number 839 in best selling monitors.
51
Value for Money
Average
89
Features
Fully-Featured
68
Age
3 Years Old
65
Running Costs
£83 Over 5 Years
71
Overall Score
Very Good

Why Has it Scored 71?

It has terrific user reviews with an average user rating of 100%. NEC LCD screens also have excellent reviews in general.
This PC monitor is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better flatpanel monitors are available. View the latest PC screens 2018.
It has an energy efficiency rating of B, and its running costs of £83 over 5 years are typical compared to the other 3,255 PC screens that we have compared it to. View all energy saving LCD screens.
This NEC PC monitor has some great features:
2560 x 1600 pixels resolution
Bigger than average display diagonal
Has a built-in speaker(s)
Has a built-in USB hub
Fully adjustable quick-release stand, including height-adjust (130mm), pivot, tilt and swivel capabilities, adds flexibility and comfort to your viewing preferences
Full connectivity, including displayport, HDMI, DVI-D and VGA inputs
Touch-sensitive OSD controls are integrated into the bezel, making display adjustments easier than ever
Human sensor and ambient light sensor automatically detect your work conditions to determine the proper display brightness, thereby conserving power
ECO mode allows for up to 56% more power conservation (vs. typical power settings), reducing your energy costs

NEC MultiSync EA304 In-Depth Analysis

Reviews Summary

NEC Has Excellent LCD Screen Reviews

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

Value For Money

Poor Value for Money

The product has very good features but is over 6 months old and at £1,110.00 it is more expensive than 97% of PC monitors.

Running Costs

Running Costs Are OK

This flatpanel monitor is rated B for energy efficiency, and the average 5 year running cost of the MultiSync EA304 is £83 based on average usage levels and energy prices, which is typical compared to the other 3,255 PC displays.

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Age

Released Over Three Years Ago

NEC released the MultiSync EA304 in June 2014.

Features

2560 X 1600 Pixels Resolution

The MultiSync EA304 has a maximum display resolution of 2560 x 1600 pixels. That's 98% larger resolution than the most frequently found resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels. Across all PC screens the worst resolution is 320 x 240 pixels and the best is 5120 x 2880 pixels.

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Bigger Than Average Display Diagonal

The MultiSync EA304's display diagonal of 30" is bigger than 90% of all PC screens when sorted by this feature. The average display diagonal of all flatpanel monitors is 25", with the smallest being 3.5" and the biggest being 95".

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Slower Than Average Response Time

The response time of the MultiSync EA304 of 6ms is slower than 81% of all LCD screens when ordered by this feature. The fastest response time of flatpanel monitors is 1ms, the slowest is 55ms, and the average response time is 5.5ms.

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Has a Built-In Speaker(s)

The NEC MultiSync EA304 has a built-in speaker(s), unlike 53% of flatpanel monitors which do not have a built-in speaker(s).

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Average Contrast Ratio (typical)

The MultiSync EA304's contrast ratio (typical) of 1,000 is fairly typical compared to most other PC displays. It is in the highest 70% of all PC displays when ordered by this feature.

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Has a Built-In USB Hub

The MultiSync EA304 has a built-in USB hub, unlike 81% of PC monitors which do not have a built-in USB hub.

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Wider Than Average Horizontal Viewing Angle

The horizontal viewing angle of the MultiSync EA304 of 178° is wider than average when compared to most other flatpanel monitors. It is wider than 79% of all LCD screens when sorted by this feature. The average horizontal viewing angle of all flatpanel monitors is 170°, with the narrowest being 40° and the widest being 180°.

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Wider Than Average Vertical Viewing Angle

PC monitors have vertical viewing angles of between 40° and 180°, and the average vertical viewing angle is 160°. The vertical viewing angle of the MultiSync EA304 of 178° is in the widest 34% of all flatpanel monitors when ranked by this feature.

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Has a Headphone Out

The MultiSync EA304 has a headphone out, unlike 89% of flatpanel monitors which do not have a headphone out.

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Has an ECO Mode

The MultiSync EA304 has an ECO mode, unlike 93% of flatpanel monitors which do not have an ECO mode.

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Has AC, DisplayPort and 2 More Cables Included

The NEC MultiSync EA304 has a greater number of cables included than most flatpanel monitors. This PC display has a USB cables included, which is the most commonly found cables included found on PC monitors. The cables included "DVI", "AC" and "DisplayPort" are also found on this LCD screen.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

nec ea304wmibk

Barcodes:

00000060003494, 00000060003495, 00085285100904, 00643434192332, 00805736052749, 04053162585270, 04053162585287, 05028695110946, 05028695110953, 08057360527496

NEC MultiSync EA304

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