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Philips 231P4 PC Monitor

£214.74
23" 1920 X 1080 20000000:1 LED Apr 2013
Display Diagonal Display Resolution Contrast Ratio (dynamic) Display Release Date £62.55 Electricity cost over 5 years
Three industry awards
Running costs are low
Poor product quality
18 Reviews + 3 Awards
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Design

Poor Product Quality

Two customers reckoned that it was not good quality. Ali said “The picture quality is atrocious, especially if you need to read on screen literature or type projects”. Ali also said “The sound quality is rubbish and can be compared to a whisper on the loudest setting” in his review.


Energy

Running Costs Are Low

The 231P4 is in the cheapest 18% of all 1,088 PC screens of this type and age that we have assessed for 8 year running costs. Based on typical usage levels and energy prices, we estimate the 8 year running cost of the 231P4 is only £55.


Inferior Picture Quality

One customer who purchased it reckoned that it did not have good picture quality.

Poor Sound Quality

One customer who reviewed the product wrote that it did not have good sound quality.


Reviews

Three Industry Awards

The writers at review websites Pcfoster.pl and In4.pl both recommend this Philips flatpanel monitor and have given it their "Recommended" award.

The writer at one other expert review site concluded that this PC screen was good. Pcforalla.idg.se gave this flatpanel monitor a "Good Choice" award.

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Expert Reviews Are Good

This PC screen has an average expert rating of 81 out of 100 based on eight expert reviews from sites including chip.com.tr, computertotaal.nl, prad.de and videotesty.pl.

Philips Has Good Reviews for Its PC Screens

Based on 581 expert and user reviews (including 40 verified purchases), Philips has good ratings for its flatpanel monitors. Philips also has good ratings specifically within its medium monitors range. 85% of those that bought a Philips LCD screen would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.


Price

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Other

Released Over Two Years Ago

It was April 2017 when this flatpanel monitor was released.


Multimedia

Has a Built-In Speaker(s)

The Philips 231P4 has a built-in speaker(s), as do most of the other medium monitors that have been on the market for around the same time as this PC display.

It may also be worth also looking at one of the other LCD screens with a built-in speaker(s) currently available including because of it's better review score, the AOC Q2577PWQ (£214.98), the iiyama XUB2790HS (£193.13), or the Philips 241P4 (£217.88).

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Display

1920 X 1080 Pixels Display Resolution

This flatpanel monitor has a display resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels, which is typical of many medium monitors that have been on the market for around the same time as it.

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Quite Wide Viewing Angle, Vertical

The average viewing angle, vertical of medium monitors that have been available for a similar time to this PC monitor is 170°, and the viewing angles, vertical range from 10° to 180°. The Philips 231P4 has one of the wider viewing angles, vertical (178 degrees) amongst PC monitors of this age.

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Has a Separate H/V Sync

The Philips 231P4 has a separate H/V sync. Most of the other medium monitors that have been on the market for around the same time as this PC monitor also have a separate H/V sync.

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Fairly Slow Response Time

With a response time of 14 milliseconds, the Philips 231P4's response time is one of the slowest amongst PC screens of this type and age. The response times of PC screens of this spec and age range from 1ms to 40ms.

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Certificates

Has an Energy Star Certified

The Philips 231P4 has an Energy Star certified, as do most of the other LCD screens that have been around for a comparable time to this PC screen.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers philips 231p4qryes00, philips 231p4qupeb, 231p4qupes00, 231p4qryeb69, 231p4qryeb01, 231p4qryes01, 231p4qupeb69, 231p4qryeb93, 231p4qryeb00, 231p4upeb75, 231p4upeb61, 231p4upes00
Barcodes 00712581641337, 00712581676940, 04053162660519, 04054842123669, 05053959408439, 06951613901762, 08712581641337, 08712581641344, 08712581641351, 08712581641368, 08712581641375, 08712581676940, 08712581676988, 08712581693008, 08712581729189, 08712581729318

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