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NEC MultiSync MD211C
NEC MultiSync MD211C
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NEC MultiSync MD211C PC Monitor

21.3" 1600 X 1200 LCD 373.4mm Dec 2012
Display Diagonal Display Resolution Display Width Release Date £215.37 Electricity cost over 5 years
NEC has excellent reviews for its PC displays
Only 1600 x 1200 pixels display resolution
Running costs are high

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NEC Has Excellent Reviews for Its PC Displays

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


Released Over Four Years Ago

It was December 2012 when NEC released the MultiSync MD211C.


Running Costs Are High

The MultiSync MD211C is one of the more expensive to run PC displays of a comparable type and age that we have assessed for running costs. Based on average usage levels and energy prices, we estimate the MultiSync MD211C will cost £216 over 8 years to run.


Only 1600 X 1200 Pixels Display Resolution

The NEC MultiSync MD211C has a maximum display resolution of 1600 x 1200 pixels. That's 7% less display resolution than the most common display resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels. Across all LCD screens of a similar age and spec to this PC monitor the display resolution ranges from 1366 x 768 pixels (worst) to 3440 x 1440 pixels (best).

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Very Slow Response Time

With a response time of 40 milliseconds, the MultiSync MD211C's response time is one of the slowest amongst PC screens of a similar age and type to this PC monitor. Across all the PC monitors of this age and type the response times range from 1ms to 40ms, and the average response time is 6.1ms.

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Packaging Content

Has Four Cables Included

The number of cables included found on the MultiSync MD211C is more than most LCD screens of a similar spec and age to it. This PC monitor has an AC cables included, which is the most commonly found cables included found on PC displays of this type and age. The cables included "DisplayPort", "DVI" and "USB" are also found on this PC screen.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers nec 2048x1536, nec 213quot, nec md211c3, 60003332
Barcodes 00372796893167, 00652977318345, 00805736044959, 00805736044966, 08057360449590, 08057360449668

NEC MultiSync MD211C Review Sources

To prepare this NEC MultiSync MD211C 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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