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Philips 231B4 PC Monitor

23" 1920 X 1080 20000000:1 LED Oct 2014
Display Diagonal Display Resolution Contrast Ratio (dynamic) Display Release Date
Has a built-in speaker(s)
Philips LCD screens have good reviews
Has a headphone out

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Released Over Two Years Ago

This medium monitor was released in October 2014.


Has a Built-In Speaker(s)

The Philips 231B4 has a built-in speaker(s), as do most of the other PC screens of a comparable type and age to this PC screen.

We compared this LCD screen to all the other flatpanel monitors with a built-in speaker(s) and we think the AOC Q2770PQU which has better reviews is also worth considering.

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Philips LCD Screens Have Good Reviews

We checked 581 user and expert reviews (including 40 verified purchases) for Philips PC screens and found that on average Philips has good ratings compared to other manufacturers. We also found that Philips has good ratings specifically for its medium monitors. 85% of those that bought a Philips PC monitor would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.


1920 X 1080 Pixels Display Resolution

This flatpanel monitor has a display resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels, which is the most commonly found display resolution on comparable spec flatpanel monitors that were launched more than two years ago.

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Quite Slow Response Time

Medium monitors that have been available for a similar time to this LCD screen have response times of between 1ms and 40ms. At 7 milliseconds, the Philips 231B4 has a quite slow response time compared to most of the other PC screens of a similar spec and age to this PC monitor.

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Ports & Interfaces

Has a Headphone Out

The Philips 231B4 has a headphone out. Most of the other PC displays of a comparable age and type to this flatpanel monitor also have a headphone out.

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Has an Energy Star Certified

The Philips 231B4 has an Energy Star certified, as do most of the other similar spec PC monitors that were released more than two years ago.

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Packaging Content

Has Four Cables Included

The number of cables included found on the Philips 231B4 is more than most medium monitors that are a comparable age to it. This flatpanel monitor has an AC cables included, which is the most commonly found cables included found on medium monitors that came out more than two years ago. The cables included "Audio (3.5mm)", "DVI" and "VGA" are also found on this LCD screen.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers philips phi231b4lpycb00, philips 231b4qpycs00, philips 231b4qpycb00, philips 231b4lpycb00, philips 1920x1080
Barcodes 04053162678330, 04053162864115, 05054629705308, 08712581641221, 08712581641238

Philips 231B4 Review Sources

To prepare this Philips 231B4 review we compared this PC monitor to 3,052 other models. For each PC monitor that we compared, we collated thousands of pieces of information including technical specs, reviews, and prices. In total we analysed 687,657 product attributes, 78,608 PC monitor reviews and 7,539,100 historical PC monitor prices from 203 PC monitor retailers. We then picked out the standout features of this PC monitor compared to the other models as well as any areas where this PC monitor is lacking.

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