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NEC PA302WSV2 PC Monitor

30" 2560 X 1600 LED Flat Mar 2015
Display Diagonal Display Resolution Display Screen Shape Release Date £402.52 Electricity cost over 5 years
Excellent expert reviews
Has an ECO mode
Has a built-in USB hub
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Excellent Expert Reviews

This LCD screen received a rating of 100% from PC screen expert review website This puts this PC display in the top 1% of all the PC screens of this type and age when ranked by average expert review score.

Excellent Brand

We checked 223 owner and expert reviews (including 29 verified purchases) for NEC PC monitors and found that on average NEC has excellent reviews compared to other brands. We also found that NEC has excellent reviews specifically for its medium monitors. 94% of those that bought a NEC PC display would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.


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Not Cheap

The cheapeast flatpanel monitors of a comparable age and spec that we found costs £49 and the most expensive costs £9,999. We think that this LCD screen looks expensive for a LCD screen of a comparable spec and age.

Technical Details

Has an ECO Mode

The NEC PA302W-SV2 has an ECO mode, as do most of the other similar spec PC monitors that have been around for more than two years.

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Released Over Two Years Ago

This PC display was released in March 2015.

Ports & Interfaces

Has a Built-In USB Hub

The NEC PA302W-SV2 has a built-in USB hub, unlike most of the other LCD screens of this age and spec which do not have a built-in USB hub.

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Only One HDMI Port

The NEC PA302W-SV2 is a one HDMI port PC monitor.

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Does Not Have a Built-In Speaker(s)

The PA302W-SV2 does not have a built-in speaker(s), unlike most of the other similar spec PC screens that were launched around the same time as this flatpanel monitor.

Other PC monitors which also have a built-in speaker(s) that you might want to consider include the Philips BDM4065UC/75 (£1,999.98), or the DELL UP2715K (£899).

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2560 X 1600 Pixels Display Resolution

The most display resolution of the NEC PA302W-SV2 is 2560 x 1600 pixels. That's 98% more display resolution than a 1920 x 1080 pixels flatpanel monitor, which is the most common display resolution. The worst display resolution of all flatpanel monitors of this spec and age is 1366 x 768 pixels and the best is 3440 x 1440 pixels.

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Fairly Slow Response Time

At 6 milliseconds, the NEC PA302W-SV2 has a fairly slow response time compared to most of the other similar spec flatpanel monitors that have been on the market for around the same time as this PC display. The average response time of similar spec PC displays that were released more than two years ago is 6.1ms.

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Features Power Management

The PA302W-SV2 features power management, as do most of the other PC displays of a comparable age and spec to this LCD screen.

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Features Picture-in-Picture Support

The NEC PA302W-SV2 features Picture-in-Picture support, as do most of the other PC monitors of a comparable age and type to this PC screen.

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Packaging Content

Has Three Cables Included

The number of cables included found on the PA302W-SV2 is more than most PC screens of a similar type and age to it. This PC display has an AC cables included, which is the most commonly found cables included found on PC screens of this age and type. The cables included "DVI" and "Mini DisplayPort" are also found on this PC screen.

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Running Costs Are High

This PC monitor has an efficiency rating of C, and the average 8 year running cost of the PA302W-SV2 is £403 based on average energy prices and usage levels, which makes it one of the less economic to run PC screens of this age and spec.

Product Identifiers

Barcodes 04053162842427, 05028695112230

NEC PA302W-SV2 Review Sources

To prepare this NEC PA302W-SV2 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 692,351 product attributes, 78,668 PC monitor reviews and 7,521,600 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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