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Philips 221S3LCB

72

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Philips 221S3LCB

£142.91
£113.98 £29 cheaper than 6 days ago
Philips 221S3
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A remarkably economical to run and classic 21.5" PC monitor, with good features but representing only moderate value for money
21.5" 1920 X 1080 (Full HD) Pixels 20000000:1 No Feb 2011
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Philips Brilliance S-line 221S3LSB 21.5 1920x1080 5ms VGA DVI-D LED Monitor
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£107.06
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Philips Brilliance S-line 221S3LSB 21.5 1920x1080 5ms VGA DVI-D LED Monitor
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Communications Solutions
£113.98
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Cherrywood AV
£117.96
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Philips 221S3LCB 21.5" LED LCD DVI Monitor
£135.99
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Philips 221s3lcb 21.5 Inch Monitor Led Vga Dvi Ha Pivot 100x100 Vesa
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Purchase price £135.99. APR 14.9%.
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Purchase price £135.99. APR 18.9%.
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Purchase price £135.99. APR 14.9%.
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Purchase price £135.99. APR 14.9%.
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Philips 221S3 Review

With very low running costs and excellent reviews, we have ranked the Philips 221S3 number 813 in medium monitors.
87
Reviews
4 Reviews
52
Value for Money
Average
76
Features
Good Features
61
Age
7 Years Old
97
Running Costs
£24 Over 5 Years
72
Overall Score
Very Good

Why Has it Scored 72?

It has good expert reviews and good user reviews with an average overall rating of 74%. Looking across the entire NEC PC monitor range, the average reviews for all NEC LCD screens are also excellent.
This PC monitor is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer flatpanel monitors with better features are available. However it has good reviews so it may still be worth considering. View the latest flatpanel monitors 2018.
This Philips PC monitor has running costs of only £24 over 5 years, which puts it in the cheapest 2% of all 3,292 PC screens that we have compared it to. View all energy saving PC monitors.
The 221S3 has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
Has a built-in USB hub
Smaller than average display diagonal
Does not have a built-in speaker(s)

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Our unique forecasting algorithm looks at historic price trends and predicts the most likely price change over the next 2 weeks. You may want to consider buying now before the price goes up. The price has dropped from £135.99 to £113.98 in the last 6 days. You may want to consider buying now before the price goes back up.
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Philips 221S3 In-Depth Analysis

Reviews Summary

Average Expert Reviews

On average, based on three expert reviews from sites including pcworld.pl, chip.com.tr and itproportal.com this PC display has an overall expert rating of 71%.

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Philips Has Very Good PC Screen Reviews

We checked 1,164 expert and owner reviews (including 160 verified purchases) for Philips PC screens and found that on average Philips has very good ratings compared to other brands. 94% of those that bought a Philips PC screen would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.

Value for Money

Price Has Gone Down by £29 (20%)

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Running Costs

Very Low Running Costs

The average running cost of the 221S3 is only £24 over 5 years based on average energy prices and usage levels, which makes it one of the most economic to run flatpanel monitors.

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Age

Released Over Seven Years Ago

This PC screen has been on the market since February 2011.

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Features

1920 X 1080 Pixels Resolution

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

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Smaller Than Average Display Diagonal

The average display diagonal of all PC displays is 25", with the smallest being 3.5" and the biggest being 95". The display diagonal of the Philips 221S3 of only 21.5" is smaller than 77% of all PC monitors when ordered by this feature.

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Average Response Time

The response time of the Philips 221S3 of 5ms is pretty standard compared to most other LCD screens. It is slower than 52% of all PC displays when sorted by this feature.

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Does Not Have a Built-In Speaker(s)

The Philips 221S3 does not have a built-in speaker(s). 53% of PC displays also do not have a built-in speaker(s).

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Average Horizontal Viewing Angle

The Philips 221S3's horizontal viewing angle of 176° is fairly typical compared to most other PC screens. It is wider than 60% of all PC displays when ordered by this feature.

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Average Vertical Viewing Angle

The vertical viewing angle of the Philips 221S3 of 170° is relatively typical compared to most other flatpanel monitors. It is in the widest 40% of all PC displays when ordered by this feature.

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Average Contrast Ratio (typical)

The contrast ratio (typical) of the Philips 221S3 of 1,000 is relatively average compared to most other LCD screens. It is in the highest 35% of all flatpanel monitors when sorted by this feature.

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Has a Built-In USB Hub

The Philips 221S3 has a built-in USB hub, which is unusual. 81% of LCD screens do not have a built-in USB hub.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

philips com4wbepgrcxkr, philips 221s3ucb27, philips 221s3lsb00, philips 221s3lcb00, philips 1920x1080, philips 8lw5za00, philips 8lw5zs00, philips 250cdm2, philips 100x100, 221s3ucb01, 221s3ucb93, 221s3lcb27, 221s3lcb93, 221s3lsb75, 221s3lcb01, 221s3lcb69

Barcodes:

00609585213661, 00609585222342, 06951613900062, 06951613901472, 08712581575083, 08712581575106, 08712581575205, 08712581575212, 08712581599959, 08712581629427

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