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72

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Philips 240S4

Philips 240S4
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A fully featured and very economical to run 24" PC monitor, with superb expert reviews
24" 1920 X 1200 Pixels 20000000:1 No Jul 2014
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Philips 240S4 Review

With very low running costs and excellent features, we have scored the Philips 240S4 as follows:
85
Reviews
1 Review
86
Features
Fully-Featured
60
Age
4 Years Old
92
Running Costs
£35 Over 5 Years
72
Overall Score
Very Good

Why Has it Scored 72?

It has very good expert reviews with an average expert rating of 88%. NEC LCD screens also have excellent reviews in general.
This PC monitor is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better PC monitors are available. View the latest flatpanel monitors 2018.
It has running costs of only £35 over 5 years, which puts it in the cheapest 15% of all 3,255 LCD screens that we have compared it to. View all energy saving PC monitors.
This Philips PC monitor has some great features:
1920 x 1200 pixels resolution
Has a built-in speaker(s)
Wider than average vertical viewing angle
Has a headphone out
The philips powersensor LED display using 25% recycled materials and PVC, BFR free housing is ideal for eco-friendly productivity
Sustainable eco-design
Great performance
Easy to experience

Philips 240S4 In-Depth Analysis

Reviews Summary

Good Expert Reviews

PC display expert review site gadgetspeak.com scored this PC display 88 out of 100. The PC display expert review sites think this flatpanel monitor is one of the better PC monitors.

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Philips Has Very Good LCD Screen Reviews

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

Running Costs

Low Running Costs

The 240S4 has an average 5 year running cost of only £35 based on typical energy prices and usage levels, which is in the cheapest 15% of all 3,255 flatpanel monitors.

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Age

Released Over Four Years Ago

This LCD screen was released in April 2013.

Features

Average Display Diagonal

The Philips 240S4's display diagonal of 24" is fairly typical compared to most other flatpanel monitors. It is in the biggest 59% of all PC screens when ranked by this feature.

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1920 X 1200 Pixels Resolution

The largest display resolution of the Philips 240S4 is 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 PC screens the best resolution is 5120 x 2880 pixels and the worst is 320 x 240 pixels.

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Average Response Time

The response time of the Philips 240S4 of 5ms is pretty average compared to most other LCD screens. It is in the slowest 66% of all LCD screens when sorted by this feature.

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Has a Built-In Speaker(s)

The Philips 240S4 has a built-in speaker(s), unlike 53% of PC monitors which do not have a built-in speaker(s).

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Average Horizontal Viewing Angle

The Philips 240S4's horizontal viewing angle of 178° is pretty typical compared to most other flatpanel monitors. It is wider than 38% of all PC screens when ranked by this feature.

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Wider Than Average Vertical Viewing Angle

The Philips 240S4's vertical viewing angle of 178° is wider than average when compared to most other flatpanel monitors. It is wider than 74% 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 contrast ratio (typical) of the Philips 240S4 of 1,000 is relatively average compared to most other PC monitors. It is in the highest 36% of all PC displays when ranked by this feature.

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Does Not Have a Built-In USB Hub

The Philips 240S4 does not have a built-in USB hub, although this is within the context that 81% of LCD screens also do not have a built-in USB hub.

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Has a Headphone Out

The Philips 240S4 has a headphone out, which is unusual. 89% of PC displays do not have a headphone out.

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Has an AC Cables Included

The Philips 240S4 has a greater number of cables included than most flatpanel monitors. The most frequently found cables included is USB, but this cables included is not found on this LCD screen. The cables included AC are also found on this flatpanel monitor.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

philips 241s4lpyeb00, philips 240s4lpmb00, 240s4qmb00 240s4qmb, philips 240s4lpms00, philips 240s4qmb00, philips 1920x1200, philips 1920x1080, 240s4lpsb00, 240s4lpsb93

Barcodes:

00712581668693, 04053162660670, 06951613902813, 08712581663094, 08712581668686, 08712581668693, 08712581721893

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