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Very Low Running Costs
The 241P6 has an average running cost of only £28 over 5 years based on average usage levels and energy prices, which makes it one of the cheapest to run PC screens of a similar type and age.
The 241P6 is a popular choice of PC screen.
Good Product Quality
A number of Philips 241P6 owners who purchased this PC monitors agreed that it was good quality. Kitguru.net wrote in June last year “The Philips Brilliance 241P6EPJEB hits all the right notes, with a great build quality, including an excellent stand”. Kitguru.net also mentioned “Good picture quality”.
Good Picture Quality
One person who purchased it concluded that it had good picture quality. Kitguru.net wrote “Good picture quality”.
One Philips 241P6 owner who reviewed this PC monitors reckoned that it was well made. expert review site Kitguru.net said “The Philips Brilliance 241P6EPJEB hits all the right notes, with a great build quality, including an excellent stand”.
Recent Price Drop of £33.52
In the last 58 days the 241P6 has dropped in price by £33.52.
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This PC screen has an LED display, which is typical of many PC screens of this age and spec.
There are a number of alternative PC monitors that have an LED Display currently available that you might want to look at including the Philips 284E5[plb_2083714_price], or the Asus BE239QLB[plb_3066266_price] which has better reviews; or the Benq RL2460HT[plb_3037560_price] which is cheaper.
Has a Built-In Speaker(s)
Like most of the other flatpanel monitors of a comparable age and spec to the 241P6, the Philips 241P6 has a built-in speaker(s).
There are a number of alternative PC displays with a built-in speaker(s) currently available that you might also want to look at including a cheaper PC screen such as the LG 24MB37PM[plb_3053493_price] or you might consider a better rated PC screen such as the Benq EW2750ZL[plb_2885077_price], or the Asus VC279H[plb_3380737_price].
Philips Has Good Reviews for Its PC Screens
Philips medium monitors have good reviews on average and across all PC monitors Philips is one of the superior manufacturers.
1920 X 1080 (HD 1080) Supported Graphics Resolutions
This PC monitor has a supported graphics resolutions of 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080), which is typical of many comparable spec PC displays that were released around the same time as it.
Fairly Many Recyclable Material
The Philips 241P6 has one of the more recyclable materials (65 percent) amongst similar spec LCD screens of this age. Medium monitors that have been available for more than a year have recyclable materials of between 25% and 100%, and the average recyclable material is 49%.
Very Low Power Consumption (economy Mode)
The Philips 241P6 has one of the lower power consumption (economy mode)s (only 13.9 Watts) amongst medium monitors of this age. Flatpanel monitors of a comparable age and type to the 241P6 have power consumption (economy mode)s of between 11W and 48W.
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A Bit Expensive
One person said in their reviews that it was not good value for money. Expert review site Kitguru.net mentioned “There's also a ‘P' series, which has a higher price”.
Does Not Have a Built-In Camera
Like most of the other LCD screens of this spec and age, the Philips 241P6 does not have a built-in camera.
The Philips 241P6 is not 3D, although it is worth noting that most of the other flatpanel monitors of this age and type are also not 3D.
PC screens which are 3D that might be worth considering include the LG 24MP47[plb_2768374_price].
Does Not Have a Card Reader Integrated
Like most of the other LCD screens of this age and type, the Philips 241P6 does not have a card reader integrated.
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Only HD HD Type
This flatpanel monitor has a Full HD HD type, which is the most frequently found HD type on comparable spec PC monitors that have been around for more than a year.
Only 1920 X 1080 Pixels Display Resolution
This LCD screen 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 a year ago.
Fairly High Power Consumption (PowerSave)
With a power consumption (PowerSave) of 14 Watts, the Philips 241P6 has a quite high power consumption (PowerSave) compared to most of the other flatpanel monitors of this age and spec. The power consumption (PowerSave)s of LCD screens that were launched around the same time as the 241P6 range from 0.1W to 52W, and the average power consumption (PowerSave) is 6.2W.
1 Other reason to consider the Philips 241P6
Released Over a Year Ago
This Philips PC monitor has been on the market for over a year.
1920 x 1080
Contrast Ratio (dynamic)
Supported Graphics Resolutions
1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
Full HD, HD
Mobile High-Definition Link (MHL)
Separate H/V Sync
Digital Vertical Frequency
56 - 76
Digital Horizontal Frequency
30 - 83
Viewable Size, Vertical
Viewable Size, Horizontal
Vertical Scan Range
56 - 76
Horizontal Scan Range
30 - 83
0.2745 x 0.2745
Viewing Angle, Vertical
Viewing Angle, Horizontal
Contrast Ratio (typical)
Display Diagonal (metric)
Native Aspect Ratio
Display Number of Colours
16.78 million colours
Ports & Interfaces
PC Audio in
HDMI Ports Quantity
DVI-D Ports Quantity
VGA (D-Sub) Ports Quantity
USB Type-A Downstream Ports Quantity
USB Hub Version
USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1)
AC (power) in
RMS Rated Power
Number of Loudspeakers
TV Tuner Integrated
Colour of Product
Heavy Metals Free
Hg (mercury), Pb (lead)
Mac Operating Systems Supported
Windows Operating Systems Supported
Mean Time Between Failures (MTBF)
Thin Client Installed
0 - 90
-5 - 20
Swivel Angle Range
-175 - 175
VESA Mounting Interfaces
-175 - 175
Plug and Play
On Screen Display (OSD) Languages
CHI (SIMPL), CHI (TR), DEU, DUT, ENG, ESP, FIN, FRE, GRE, HUN, ITA, JPN, KOR, POL, POR, RUS, SWE, TUR, UKR
Number of OSD Languages
On Screen Display (OSD)
Power Consumption (PowerSave)
Power Consumption (typical)
Power Consumption (standby)
AC Input Frequency
50, 60, 50/60
AC Input Voltage
24, 100, 100-240, 240
20 - 80
0 - 3658
0 - 12192
Operating Relative Humidity (H-H)
20 - 80
Storage Temperature (T-T)
-20 - 60
Operating Temperature (T-T)
0 - 40
Energy Star Certified
Weight & Dimensions
Weight With Stand
Height (with Stand)
Depth (with Stand)
Width (with Stand)
Power Consumption (economy Mode)
CE Mark, FCC Class B, SEMKO, cETLus, CU-EAC, TCO 6.0, TUV/GS, TUV Ergo, EPA, PSB, WEEE, RCM, UKRAINIAN, CECP, ICES-003, TUV Cert . - blue light cut-off
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Total running cost over 5 years
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Running this PC monitor over 5 years will generate 0.21 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant 6 tree seedlings and grow them for 10 years.
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