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Philips 221S6QYMB/75
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Philips 221S6QYMB/75 PC Monitor

21.5" 1920 X 1080 20000000:1 LED Oct 2014
Display Diagonal Display Resolution Contrast Ratio (dynamic) Display Release Date £45.02 Electricity cost over 5 years

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Running Costs Are Very Low

The 221S6QYMB has an average running cost of only £30 over 5 years based on typical energy prices, which is in the cheapest 7% of all 998 PC monitors of a comparable age and type.

Released Over Two Years Ago

This flatpanel monitor was released over two years ago.

Philips PC Screens Have Good Reviews

Medium monitors manufactured by Philips have good ratings on average compared to other brands. We also checked the reviews for all LCD screens (not just medium monitors) and found that Philips also has good ratings across its entire range.

LED Display Type

This PC display has an LED display type, which is the most frequently found display type on LCD screens that were launched more than two years ago.

We compared all the other PC displays that have an LED Display to this PC screen and we think the AOC e2250Swdnk (£79.99) which has better reviews is also worth considering.

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1920 X 1080 Pixels Display Resolution

This PC display has a display resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels, which is typical of many PC displays that came out around the same time as it.

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Has a Built-In Speaker

The 221S6QYMB has a built-in speaker. Most of the other LCD screens of this spec and age do not have a built-in speaker.

We compared all the other flatpanel monitors with a built-in speaker to this PC monitor and we think because of it's better review score, the LG IPS231P is also worth considering.

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Not 3D Compatible

Most PC displays of a similar age and type to the 221S6QYMB are not 3D compatible. The 221S6QYMB is no exception to this as it too is not 3D compatible.

If you are looking for a PC display that is 3D compatible then you might also want to look at the AOC d2757Ph, or the Asus VG236 (£349.99) which also has a higher rating.

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Does Not Have a Built-In Camera

Like most of the other flatpanel monitors of a similar age and type to the 221S6QYMB, the 221S6QYMB does not have a built-in camera.

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Does Not Have an Integrated Card Reader

Most medium monitors that came out more than two years ago do not have an integrated card reader. The 221S6QYMB is no exception to this as it too does not have an integrated card reader.

There are a number of other flatpanel monitors which also have an integrated card reader that you might also want to look at including the U2413 (£199), or the U2713H (£349) both from DELL or the Acer DA220 (£186.10) which also has a higher rating.

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Quite Low Power Consumption When Off

With a power consumption when off of only 0.2 Watts, the Philips 221S6QYMB has a quite low power consumption when off compared to most of the other flatpanel monitors of a similar age and type to the 221S6QYMB. Across all the medium monitors that were released around the same time as the 221S6QYMB the power consumptions when off range from 0.005W to 45W, and the average power consumption when off is 0.57W.

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Very Short Mean Time Between Failures

The 221S6QYMB has one of the shorter mean time between failures (only 30 hours) amongst medium monitors of this age. The shortest mean time between failures of similar spec LCD screens that were released more than two years ago is 30h, the longest is 70,000h, and the average mean time between failures is 33,000h.

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Very Few Recyclable Material Percentage

Across all the medium monitors that have been around for a comparable time to the 221S6QYMB the recyclable material percentages range from 25% to 100%. At only 25 percent, the 221S6QYMB has a fairly few recyclable material percentage compared to most of the other medium monitors that have been around for a similar time to the 221S6QYMB.

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Quite Small Viewable Height

The smallest viewable height of medium monitors that are a similar age to the 221S6QYMB is 28mm and the biggest is 630mm. The 221S6QYMB has a quite small viewable height (only 267.79 millimeters) compared to most of the other medium monitors that were launched around the same time as the 221S6QYMB.

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Only HD HD Type

This LCD screen has a Full HD HD type, which is typical of many medium monitors that have been around for a similar time to it.

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Quite Low Maximum Height Adjustment

With a maximum height adjustment of only 110 millimeters, the Philips 221S6QYMB has a fairly low maximum height adjustment compared to most of the other similar spec LCD screens that were released around the same time as the 221S6QYMB. Across all the medium monitors that were launched around the same time as the 221S6QYMB the maximum height adjustments range from 13mm to 850mm.

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Quite Small Display Diagonal

The average display diagonal of LCD screens of this type and age is 65cm. At only 54.6 centimeters, the 221S6QYMB has a quite small display diagonal compared to most of the other PC displays that have been on the market for a comparable time to the 221S6QYMB.

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Quite Small Viewable Width

Across all the LCD screens of this age and spec the viewable widths range from 1mm to 880mm, and the average viewable width is 520mm. At only 476.06 millimeters, the Philips 221S6QYMB has a fairly small viewable width compared to most of the other medium monitors that were launched around the same time as the 221S6QYMB.

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Quite Low Power Consumption in Economy Mode

At only 13.4 Watts, the 221S6QYMB has a fairly low power consumption in economy mode compared to most of the other PC monitors that have been around for more than two years. The average power consumption in economy mode of similar spec flatpanel monitors that have been available for around the same time as the 221S6QYMB is 20W.

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Narrow

LCD screens of this age and spec have widths of between 52mm and 6,500mm, and the average width is 580mm. The Philips 221S6QYMB is fairly narrow (only 511 millimeters) compared to most of the other comparable spec PC screens that are a similar age to the 221S6QYMB.

There are a number of other 511mm wide PC displays currently available which you might also want to consider including the Acer G226HQL (£76.98), or the Eizo FlexScan SX2262W which has better reviews.

Alternative PC displays with a wider width that you might want to look at include the Samsung S22B300 (£123.99) (511mm).

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Quite Low Power Consumption When Active

Across all the flatpanel monitors of a similar age and spec to the 221S6QYMB the power consumptions when active range from 9W to 63W. With a power consumption when active of only 16.96 Watts, the Philips 221S6QYMB has one of the lower power consumptions when active amongst medium monitors of this age.

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Light

Across all the medium monitors that have been around for more than two years the weights range from 3g to 39kg, and the average weight is 4.9kg. The 221S6QYMB is one of the lighter medium monitors that are a comparable age to the 221S6QYMB (only 3.1 kilograms) amongst medium monitors of this age.

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Short

Flatpanel monitors of this spec and age have heights of between 41mm and 4,800mm, and the average height is 380mm. At only 319 millimeters, the Philips 221S6QYMB is fairly short compared to most of the other medium monitors that were released around the same time as the 221S6QYMB.

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Fairly Slow Response Time

PC displays of this spec and age have response times of between 1ms and 40ms. At 14 milliseconds, the Philips 221S6QYMB has a quite slow response time compared to most of the other medium monitors that came out around the same time as the 221S6QYMB.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers philips 221s6qymb00, philips p229051p, 221s6qymb75
Barcodes 08712581725372, 08712581725402

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