The average 8 year running cost of the 221P3 is only £49 based on typical energy prices, which makes it one of the cheapest to run PC displays of this age and spec.
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Has an ECO Mode
The Philips 221P3 has an ECO mode. Most of the other LCD screens that have been around for a comparable time to this PC screen also have an ECO mode.
One Philips 221P3 owner mentioned that it was good value for money. Expert website Firstpost.com wrote in their review “The Philips 221P3LPYE is priced at a maximum retail price of Rs” but even so only scored it 3 stars.
Ports & Interfaces
Has a Built-In USB Hub
The Philips 221P3 has a built-in USB hub, unlike most of the other PC displays of a comparable age and spec to this PC monitor which do not have a built-in USB hub.
Has a Headphone Out
The Philips 221P3 has a headphone out. Most of the other medium monitors that were launched more than two years ago also have a headphone out.
Has an Audio Output
The Philips 221P3 has an audio output, as do most of the other PC monitors that have been on the market for a comparable time to this PC screen.
Released Over Six Years Ago
This LCD screen was released in February 2011.
Has a Built-In Speaker(s)
The Philips 221P3 has a built-in speaker(s). Most of the other similar spec flatpanel monitors that have been available for a comparable time to this flatpanel monitor also have a built-in speaker(s).
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Based on 581 owner and expert reviews (including 40 verified purchases), Philips has good ratings for its PC monitors. Philips also has good ratings specifically for its medium monitors compared to other brands. 85% of those that bought a Philips flatpanel monitor would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.
1920 X 1080 Pixels Display Resolution
This flatpanel monitor has a display resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels, which is typical of many flatpanel monitors of this age and spec.
Has a Sync-On-Green (SOG)
The Philips 221P3 has a sync-on-green (SOG). Most of the other PC displays of a comparable age and type to this LCD screen also have a sync-on-green (SOG).
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Has a Separate H/V Sync
The Philips 221P3 has a separate H/V sync, as do most of the other PC displays of a similar age and type to this LCD screen.
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Has an HDCP
The Philips 221P3 has an HDCP, as do most of the other comparable spec PC screens that have been around for a similar time to this PC monitor.
Has an Energy Star Certified
The Philips 221P3 has an Energy Star certified, as do most of the other medium monitors that came out around the same time as this PC monitor.
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