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Philips 221TE4LB

Philips 221TE4LB PC Monitor

21.5" 1920 X 1080 20000000:1 LED Jul 2012
Display Diagonal Display Resolution Contrast Ratio (dynamic) Display Release Date
Experience great multimedia performance on the Philips Motivo Full HD display. Combined with digital TV tuner, HDMI input and powerful sound, it's a great choice. - Full HD LCD display, with a... More
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9 Reasons For

Good Picture Quality

One customer mentioned in their reviews that the product had good picture quality.

Good Product Quality

One person who purchased it considered that it was good quality. Amazon Customer said on Amazon “Picture quality OK” but even so they gave the product a score of 60 out of 100.

LED Display

This PC screen has an LED display, which is the most commonly found display on PC displays of a similar age and spec to it.

We compared all the other PC screens that have an LED Display to this flatpanel monitor and we think because of it's better review score, the Acer K272HU[plb_2266301_price], the DELL UZ2715H[plb_2323479_price], and the AOC G2770[plb_2305284_price] is also worth considering.

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Has a Built-In Speaker(s)

The 221TE4LB has a built-in speaker(s), unlike most of the other medium monitors that have been available for a comparable time to the 221TE4LB which do not have a built-in speaker(s).

There are a number of alternative PC monitors with a built-in speaker(s) currently available which you might want to look at including the LT24B350[pl_1533926_price], or the ME32B[pl_1558478_price] both from Samsung or the Philips 221TE5LB/00[plb_1546652_price] which has better reviews.

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Philips Has Good PC Display Reviews

Philips medium monitors have good reviews on average and across all LCD screens Philips is one of the better rated manufacturers.

1080p Supported Video Modes

This PC monitor has a 1080i|1080p|480i|480p|576i|576p|720p supported video modes, which is typical of many medium monitors that are a comparable age to it.

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1920 X 1080 (HD 1080) Supported Graphics Resolutions

This LCD screen has a supported graphics resolutions of 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080), which is the most frequently found supported graphics resolutions on medium monitors that have been on the market for a comparable time to it.

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Has One Cables Included

The number of cables included found on the 221TE4LB is more than most medium monitors that were released more than two years ago. This PC display has an AC cables included, which is the most commonly found cables included found on medium monitors that have been on the market for more than two years.

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Light

With a weight of only 3 kilograms, the 221TE4LB is one of the lighter medium monitors that have been available for a comparable time to the 221TE4LB amongst PC monitors of this age. The average weight of medium monitors that were released more than two years ago is 4.9kg.

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6 Reasons Against

Only One USB Type-A Downstream Ports Quantity

Most similar spec PC monitors that have been around for more than two years have between one and five USB Type-A downstream ports quantitys, including the Philips 221TE4LB which has one USB Type-A downstream ports quantity.

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Not 3D

The 221TE4LB is not 3D, although it is worth noting that most of the other LCD screens of a similar age and spec to the 221TE4LB are also not 3D.

If you want an LCD screen that is 3D then you might want to look at the Philips 272G5DYEB/93[plb_3175233_price], the AOC d2757Ph[plb_1515695_price], or the LG D2343[plb_2590758_price] 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 this type and age, the 221TE4LB does not have a built-in camera.

We think you might also be interested in alternative flatpanel monitors which also have a built-in camera including the DELL UZ2715H[plb_2323479_price], the Viewsonic VG2437mc[plb_1464473_price], or the HP Compaq LA2206[plb_1467324_price].

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Does Not Have a Card Reader Integrated

The 221TE4LB does not have a card reader integrated. Most of the other comparable spec PC displays that are a similar age to the 221TE4LB also do not have a card reader integrated.

We compared all the other PC displays which also have a card reader integrated to this LCD screen and we think the UP2414Q[pl_2251567_price], the UP2715K[pl_2678878_price], or the UP3214Q[pl_2251540_price] all from DELL which is also higher rated is also worth considering.

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Only HD HD Type

This PC display has a Full HD HD type, which is the most frequently found HD type on medium monitors that have been available for a similar time to it.

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Quite Small Display Diagonal (metric)

With a display diagonal (metric) of only 54.6 centimeters, the 221TE4LB has a quite small display diagonal (metric) compared to most of the other PC monitors of this age and spec. Medium monitors that were released more than two years ago have display diagonal (metric)s of between 28cm and 590cm, and the average display diagonal (metric) is 63cm.

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3 Other reasons to consider the Philips 221TE4LB

OK Running Costs

The 221TE4LB is typical compared to the other 1,019 medium monitors that were released more than two years ago that we have analysed for 8 year running costs. Based on average energy prices, we estimate the 8 year running cost of the 221TE4LB is £68.

Released Over Four Years Ago

It was over four years ago when Philips released the 221TE4LB.

1920 X 1080 Pixels Display Resolution

This LCD screen has a display resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels, which is the most commonly found display resolution on PC monitors of this age and type.

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Specification

Display
Display Diagonal
Display Resolution
Contrast Ratio (dynamic)
Display
3D
Supported Graphics Resolutions
Backlight Type
Display Surface
Supported Video Modes
HD Type
Aspect Ratio
Viewing Angle, Vertical
Viewing Angle, Horizontal
Contrast Ratio (typical)
Display Diagonal (metric)
Display Brightness
Response Time
Native Aspect Ratio
Display Number of Colours
Ports & Interfaces
PC Audio in
Common Interface Plus (CI+)
Headphone Connectivity
Headphone Outputs
SCART Ports Quantity
HDMI Ports Quantity
VGA (D-Sub) Ports Quantity
USB Type-A Downstream Ports Quantity
USB Hub Version
AC (power) in
Multimedia
Built-In Speaker(s)
Built-In Camera
Supported TV Bands
Analog Signal Format System
Digital Signal Format System
Audio System
RMS Rated Power
Number of Loudspeakers
TV Tuner Integrated
Design
Colour of Product
Performance
Windows Operating Systems Supported
Thin Client
Thin Client Installed
Networking
Ethernet LAN
Wi-Fi
Bluetooth
Ergonomics
Tilt Angle
Tilt Adjustment
VESA Mounting Interfaces
VESA Mounting
Plug and Play
Stand-By LED
Power LED
On/off Switch
Number of OSD Languages
On Screen Display (OSD)
LED Indicators
Power
Power Consumption (typical)
Power Consumption (standby)
Power Consumption (max)
AC Input Frequency
AC Input Voltage
Operational Conditions
Operating Temperature (T-T)
Weight & Dimensions
Package Weight
Package Height
Package Depth
Package Width
Weight With Stand
Height (with Stand)
Depth (with Stand)
Width (with Stand)
Weight
Height
Depth
Width
Packaging Content
Quick Start Guide
Cables Included
Manual
Handheld Remote Control
Other Features
HDMI
Screen Format Adjustments
Teletext

User Reviews

(2)
(Verified Purchase)

Amazon are still shipping this monitor with the incorrect power lead. They appear to be unable to correct the error and are showing a total lack of understanding of the concept of customer... Read more…

Reviewed 16 May 2013 by Amazon Customer
(Verified Purchase)

Picture quality OK.

UK Power lead supplied had IEC plug which didn't match the figure of 8 socket on the Monitor.

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Running Cost

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Electricity cost when switched on £65.63
Electricity cost when on standby £1.54
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Total running cost over 5 years £67.17
Running costs for this PC monitor have been estimated based on other similar PC monitors. If you know how much electricity and water the Philips 221TE4LBuses then please let us know by entering those figures in the boxes above.
0.33T
Running this PC monitor over 5 years will generate 0.33 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
9
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant 9 tree seedlings and grow them for 10 years.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers 221te4lb55, 221te4lb100, philips 221te4, philips 250cdm2, philips 221te4l, philips p178445, philips p178445p, philips 221te4lb, philips 1920x1080, philips 221te4lb00, philips 221te4lb100
Barcodes 08712581644543, 08712581658007

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