Philips 240B4
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Philips 240B4

A breathtakingly economical to run 1920 x 1200 LCD screen, but with poor features and a price that represents not very good value for money
24" 1920 X 1200 Pixels 20000000:1 LED Sep 2013
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Philips 240B4 Review

With very low running costs, we have scored the Philips 240B4 as follows for Summary.
Missing Some Features
4 Years Old
£36 Over 8 Years
Overall Score

Why Has it Scored 33?

NEC flatpanel monitors 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 2017.
This PC monitor has running costs of only £36 over 8 years, which puts it in the cheapest 4% of all 2,772 PC screens that we have compared it to.
It is missing some features:
Not Energy Star certified

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. There was a cheaper price of £217.23 at 9 to 5 Supplies 5 days ago. We predict that the price will go down again.
There is a 79% chance that the price will go down. However the future is never certain and there remains a chance that the price will actually go up. Get Price Alerts.

Philips 240B4 In-Depth Analysis


Philips Has Very Good PC Display Reviews

We checked 876 expert and owner reviews (including 70 verified purchases) for Philips LCD screens and found that on average Philips has very good reviews compared to other manufacturers. 92% of those that bought a Philips PC display would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.

Value For Money

Mediocre Value for Money

The product has mediocre features and is over 6 months old and at £267.60 it is more expensive than 69% of flatpanel monitors.

Price Has Gone Up by £50 (19%)

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Not Energy Star Certified

The Philips 240B4 is not Energy Star certified. 64% of flatpanel monitors do are Energy Star certified.

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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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1920 X 1200 Pixels Display Resolution

The Philips 240B4 has a maximum display resolution of 1920 x 1200 pixels. That's 11% larger resolution than a 1920 x 1080 pixels PC monitor, which is the most frequently found resolution. Across all flatpanel monitors the resolution ranges from 320 x 240 pixels (worst) to 5120 x 2880 pixels (best).

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Released Over Four Years Ago

Philips released the 240B4 in September 2013.

Running Costs

Running Costs Are Very Low

The 240B4 has an average running cost of only £36 over 8 years based on adequate usage levels and energy prices, which is in the cheapest 4% of all 2,772 flatpanel monitors.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

philips 772896071240b4qpyeg00, philips 772896072240b4qpyeg00, philips 240b4lpynb00, philips 240b4qpyeg00, philips 240b4lpycs00, philips 240b4lpyns00, philips 240b4qpyeb00, philips 240p4qpynb, philips 240b4lpycb, philips 1920x1200, philips p229033p, philips p213445p, philips 250cdm2, 240b4lpycb00


00712581663988, 04053162678446, 04053162678453, 04053162968356, 05054629883655, 08712581663117, 08712581663131, 08712581663988, 08712581664008, 08712581675400, 08712581675417, 08712581721909, 08712581735654

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