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Philips 221S6QYKMB/00

Philips 221S6QYKMB/00
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A very economical to run but moderately out of date 22" LCD screen, with good features
22" 1920 X 1080 (Full HD) Pixels 20000000:1 No Aug 2015
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Philips 221S6QYKMB/00 Review

With low running costs but at over 2 years old, we have scored the Philips 221S6QYKMB/00 as follows:
76
Features
Good Features
78
Age
2 Years Old
87
Running Costs
£45 Over 5 Years
71
Overall Score
Very Good

Why Has it Scored 71?

Looking across the entire NEC PC monitor range, the average reviews for all NEC LCD screens are excellent.
It is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better flatpanel monitors are available. View the latest PC screens 2018.
This PC monitor has running costs of £45 over 5 years, which puts it typical compared to the other 3,292 PC screens that we have compared it to. View all energy saving flatpanel monitors.
It has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
Very wide horizontal viewing angle
Wider than average vertical viewing angle
Philips ergonomic AH-IPS LED display, using 25% recycled materials and bfr-free PVC housing is ideal for eco-friendly producti
AH-IPS display for brilliant images with vivid colours
Less eye fatigue with flicker-free technology
SmartImage presets for easy optimised image settings
SmartContrast gives enhanced rich black details
SmartErgoBase enables user-friendly ergonomic adjustments
Low bezel-to-table height for maximum reading comfort
DisplayPort connection for maximum visuals
Webcam with mic to connect and collaborate
Built-in stereo speakers for multimedia
25% recycled material with EPEAT gold
SmartPower: up to 50% power saving
Smaller than average display diagonal
Slower than average response time

Philips 221S6QYKMB/00 In-Depth Analysis

Reviews Summary

Philips Flatpanel Monitors Have Very Good Reviews

Based on 1,164 owner and expert reviews (including 160 verified purchases), Philips has very good ratings for its PC monitors. 94% of those that bought a Philips PC monitor would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.

Running Costs

Running Costs Are Average

The 221S6QYKMB/00 is typical compared to the other 3,292 PC displays that we have looked at for 5 year running costs. Based on average usage levels and energy prices, we estimate the 5 year running cost of the 221S6QYKMB/00 is £45.

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Age

Released Over Two Years Ago

Philips released the 221S6QYKMB/00 in August 2015.

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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 the most commonly found resolution on PC displays.

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Smaller Than Average Display Diagonal

Flatpanel monitors have display diagonals of between 3.5" and 95", and the average display diagonal is 25". The Philips 221S6QYKMB/00's display diagonal of only 22" is in the smallest 30% of all PC screens when ordered by this feature.

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Slower Than Average Response Time

Across all the PC screens the response times range from 1ms to 55ms, and the average response time is 5.6ms. The Philips 221S6QYKMB/00's response time of 14ms is slower than 95% of all PC displays when sorted by this feature.

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Very Wide Horizontal Viewing Angle

The 221S6QYKMB/00's horizontal viewing angle of 178° is very wide compared to most other flatpanel monitors. It is wider than 98% of all flatpanel monitors when sorted by this feature. LCD screens have horizontal viewing angles of between 40° and 180°, and the average horizontal viewing angle is 170°.

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Wider Than Average Vertical Viewing Angle

The vertical viewing angle of the 221S6QYKMB/00 of 178° is wider than average when compared to most other PC displays. It is wider than 82% of all PC displays when sorted by this feature. The narrowest vertical viewing angle of PC displays is 40°, the widest is 180°, and the average vertical viewing angle is 160°.

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Has a Built-In Speaker(s)

The Philips 221S6QYKMB/00 has a built-in speaker(s), unlike 53% of PC displays which do not have a built-in speaker(s).

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Has a Built-In Camera

The 221S6QYKMB/00 has a built-in camera, which is unusual. 98% of flatpanel monitors do not have a built-in camera.

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Average Contrast Ratio (typical)

The contrast ratio (typical) of the 221S6QYKMB/00 of 1,000 is pretty average compared to most other PC screens. It is in the highest 45% of all PC monitors when ranked by this feature.

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Has an ECO Mode

The Philips 221S6QYKMB/00 has an ECO mode, unlike 93% of PC screens which do not have an ECO mode.

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Has a Stand Included

The 221S6QYKMB/00 has a stand included. 84% of PC monitors do not have a stand included.

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Has a Headphone Out

The 221S6QYKMB/00 has a headphone out, which is unusual. 89% of PC displays do not have a headphone out.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

philips 221s6qykmb00, philips 1920x1080, philips byq1zs00, philips byq1za00

Barcodes:

08712581735678

Philips 221S6QYKMB/00

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