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Philips 221P6

70

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Philips 221P6

£289.68
£204.97 £85 cheaper than 21 days ago
Philips 221P6
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A very economical to run but 3 year old 21.5" PC screen, with good features but representing only moderate value for money
21.5" 1920 X 1080 (Full HD) Pixels 20000000:1 No May 2015
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Philips 221P6EPYEB/00 22 1920x1080 VGA DVI Monitor
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Philips 221P6EPYEB 21.5-Inch LED Backlight LCD Monitor (1000:1, 250 Cd/m, 1920 (Brand new, unopened) - on
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Philips 221P6 Review

With very low running costs but at over 2 years old, we have scored the Philips 221P6 as follows:
53
Value for Money
Average
73
Features
Good Features
76
Age
2 Years Old
91
Running Costs
£37 Over 5 Years
70
Overall Score
Very Good

Why Has it Scored 70?

It has marvellous 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 PC screens are available. View the latest PC monitors 2018.
It has running costs of only £37 over 5 years, which puts it in the cheapest 17% of all 3,255 PC monitors that we have compared it to. View all energy saving LCD screens.
This Philips PC monitor has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
Has a built-in speaker(s)
Wider than average horizontal viewing angle
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Brilliant performance
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Smaller than average display diagonal
Slower than average response time

Should You Buy it Now?

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Philips 221P6 In-Depth Analysis

Reviews Summary

Philips LCD Screens Have Very Good Reviews

We checked 1,108 owner and expert reviews (including 95 verified purchases) for Philips PC displays and found that on average Philips has very good ratings compared to other brands. 88% of those that bought a Philips PC display would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.

Value For Money

Poor Value for Money

The product has mediocre features, is over 6 months old and at £204.97 it is more expensive than 71% of PC monitors.

Price Has Gone Down by £85 (29%)

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Running Costs

Running Costs Are Low

The 221P6 is in the cheapest 17% of all 3,255 PC screens that we have assessed for 5 year running costs. Based on typical energy prices, we estimate the 5 year running cost of the 221P6 is only £37.

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Age

Released Over Two Years Ago

This PC display was released in May 2015.

Features

1920 X 1080 Pixels Resolution

This PC display has a display resolution of 1920 x 1080 (Full HD)|1920 x 1080 pixels, which is typical of many flatpanel monitors.

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Smaller Than Average Display Diagonal

The smallest display diagonal of flatpanel monitors is 3.5", the biggest is 95", and the average display diagonal is 25". The display diagonal of the Philips 221P6 of only 21.5" is in the smallest 17% of all flatpanel monitors when ranked by this feature.

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Slower Than Average Response Time

The average response time of all flatpanel monitors is 5.5ms, with the fastest being 1ms and the slowest being 55ms. The Philips 221P6's response time of 14ms is slower than average when compared to most other flatpanel monitors. It is slower than 94% of all flatpanel monitors when ordered by this feature.

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Has a Built-In Speaker(s)

The Philips 221P6 has a built-in speaker(s). 53% of PC monitors do not have a built-in speaker(s).

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Wider Than Average Horizontal Viewing Angle

Flatpanel monitors have horizontal viewing angles of between 40° and 180°, and the average horizontal viewing angle is 170°. The horizontal viewing angle of the Philips 221P6 of 178° is wider than average when compared to most other flatpanel monitors. It is wider than 76% of all flatpanel monitors when ranked by this feature.

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Wider Than Average Vertical Viewing Angle

The vertical viewing angle of the Philips 221P6 of 178° is wider than average when compared to most other flatpanel monitors. It is wider than 73% of all PC displays when sorted by this feature. The narrowest vertical viewing angle of flatpanel monitors is 40°, the widest is 180°, and the average vertical viewing angle is 160°.

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Average Contrast Ratio (typical)

The contrast ratio (typical) of the Philips 221P6 of 1,000 is fairly average compared to most other flatpanel monitors. It is in the highest 69% of all PC displays when ranked by this feature.

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Has a Headphone Out

The Philips 221P6 has a headphone out, unlike 89% of flatpanel monitors which do not have a headphone out.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

221p6epyeb00 221p6epyeb, philips 221p6qpyes00, philips 221p6epyeb00, philips 1920x1080, philips bym4zs00, philips bym4za00, 221p6qpyes00proj, 221p6epyeb01

Barcodes:

08712581724535, 08712581734480, 08712581734497

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