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Philips 240B4

71

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Philips 240B4

£275.98
£239.99 £36 cheaper than 34 days ago
Philips 240B4
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A very economical to run and fully featured 24" PC display
24" 1920 X 1200 Pixels 20000000:1 No Jan 2013
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Philips 240B4 Review

With very low running costs and excellent features, we have scored the Philips 240B4 as follows:
84
Features
Fully-Featured
69
Age
3 Years Old
92
Running Costs
£35 Over 5 Years
71
Overall Score
Very Good

Why Has it Scored 71?

NEC LCD screens have excellent reviews in general.
It is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better PC displays are available. View the latest PC monitors 2018.
This PC monitor has running costs of only £35 over 5 years, which puts it in the cheapest 16% of all 3,255 PC screens that we have compared it to. View all energy saving PC screens.
It has some great features:
1920 x 1200 pixels resolution
PowerSensor
PVC-BFR free housing
EPEAT gold
2 ports USB 2.0 HUB
Low bezel-to-table height
SmartImage
SmartErgoBase
DisplayPort
LED technology
Has a built-in speaker(s)
Easy to experience
Designed for people
Excellent performance
Sustainable eco-design
Sustainable eco design display with powersensor saves energy bills
Has a headphone out
Wider than average vertical viewing angle
Zero power consumption

Should You Buy it Now?

Our unique forecasting algorithm looks at historic price trends and predicts the most likely price change over the next 2 weeks. You may want to consider buying now before the price goes up. The price has dropped from £275.98 to £239.99 in the last 34 days. You may want to consider buying now before the price goes back up.
There is a 88% chance that the price will go up. However the future is never certain and there remains a chance that the price will actually go down. Get Price Alerts.

Philips 240B4 In-Depth Analysis

Reviews Summary

Philips Has Very Good PC Screen Reviews

We checked 1,108 expert and owner reviews (including 95 verified purchases) for Philips PC screens and found that on average Philips has very good ratings compared to other manufacturers. 88% of those that bought a Philips LCD screen would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.

Value for Money

Price Has Gone Down by £36 (13%)

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Running Costs

Running Costs Are Low

The average running cost of the 240B4 is only £35 over 5 years based on typical energy prices, which is in the cheapest 16% of all 3,255 flatpanel monitors.

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Age

Released Over Three Years Ago

Philips released the 240B4 in July 2014.

Features

1920 X 1200 Pixels Resolution

The Philips 240B4 has a maximum display resolution of 1920 x 1200 pixels. That's 11% larger resolution than the most frequently found resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels. The worst resolution of all PC screens is 320 x 240 pixels and the best is 5120 x 2880 pixels.

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Average Display Diagonal

The Philips 240B4's display diagonal of 24" is fairly standard compared to most other LCD screens. It is in the biggest 60% of all flatpanel monitors when ranked by this feature.

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Average Response Time

The response time of the Philips 240B4 of 5ms is pretty average compared to most other PC monitors. It is slower than 47% of all flatpanel monitors when ordered by this feature.

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Has a Built-In Speaker(s)

The Philips 240B4 has a built-in speaker(s), which is unusual. 53% of flatpanel monitors do not have a built-in speaker(s).

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Average Horizontal Viewing Angle

The horizontal viewing angle of the Philips 240B4 of 178° is fairly average compared to most other PC screens. It is wider than 40% of all flatpanel monitors when ranked by this feature.

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Wider Than Average Vertical Viewing Angle

The Philips 240B4's vertical viewing angle of 178° is in the widest 25% of all flatpanel monitors when ranked by this feature. The narrowest vertical viewing angle of flatpanel monitors is 40°, the widest is 180°, and the average vertical viewing angle is 160°.

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Average Contrast Ratio (typical)

The Philips 240B4's contrast ratio (typical) of 1,000 is fairly standard compared to most other PC displays. It is higher than 63% of all PC displays when ordered by this feature.

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Has a Headphone Out

The Philips 240B4 has a headphone out, unlike 89% of LCD screens which do not have a headphone out.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

philips 772896072240b4qpyeg00, philips 772896071240b4qpyeg00, 240b4qpyeb00 240b4qpyeb00, 240b4qpyeg00 240b4qpyeg, 240b4qpyeb00 1920x1200, philips 240b4qpyeg00, philips 240b4lpycs00, philips 240b4lpynb00, philips 240b4qpyeb00, philips 240b4lpycb00, philips 240p4qpynb, philips 1920x1200, philips p229033p, philips p213445p, 240b4lpyns00, 240b4lpynb69, 240b4lpynb75

Barcodes:

00712581663988, 04053162678446, 04053162678453, 04053162968356, 08712581663117, 08712581663131, 08712581663988, 08712581664008, 08712581675400, 08712581675417, 08712581721909, 08712581735654

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