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Philips 243S5LSB00

74

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Philips 243S5LSB00

£116.53
Philips 243S5LSB
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A very economical to run but moderately out of date 23.6" PC display, with good features but representing only middle of the road value for money
23.6" 1920 X 1080 (Full HD) Pixels 10000000:1 No Jun 2016
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Philips 243S5LSB Review

With low running costs and at under 2 years old, we have scored the Philips 243S5LSB as follows:
63
Value for Money
Good
76
Features
Good Features
83
Age
20 Months Old
86
Running Costs
£45 Over 5 Years
74
Overall Score
Very Good

Why Has it Scored 74?

NEC LCD screens have excellent reviews in general.
At over a year old this PC screen is slightly out of date, and newer PC screens with more up to date technology are available. View the latest PC screens 2018.
It has running costs of £45 over 5 years, which puts it typical compared to the other 3,255 PC displays that we have compared it to. View all energy saving PC screens.
This PC monitor has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
SmartContrast for rich black details
16:9 full HD display for crisp, detailed images
LED technology for vivid colours
Mercury free eco-friendly display
Narrower than average vertical viewing angle
Narrower than average horizontal viewing angle

Philips 243S5LSB In-Depth Analysis

Reviews Summary

Philips Has Very Good PC Screen Reviews

Based on 1,108 expert and owner reviews (including 95 verified purchases), Philips has very good ratings for its flatpanel monitors. 88% of those that bought a Philips LCD screen would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.

Value For Money

Disappointing Value for Money

Whilst the product is cheaper than 79% of PC monitors, it is under 2 years old but has average features and at £116.53 it does not seem like great value for money overall.

Running Costs

Running Costs Are Average

Based on typical usage levels and energy prices we estimate that the 243S5LSB will cost £45 over 5 years to run, which is typical compared to the other 3,255 flatpanel monitors.

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Age

Released 20 Months Ago

Philips released the 243S5LSB in June 2016.

Features

Average Display Diagonal

The display diagonal of the 243S5LSB of 23.6" is fairly standard compared to most other LCD screens. It is bigger than 56% of all PC monitors when ranked by this feature.

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1920 X 1080 Pixels Resolution

This PC monitor has a display resolution of 1920 x 1080 (Full HD)|1920 x 1080 pixels, which is the most frequently found resolution on flatpanel monitors.

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Average Response Time

The response time of the Philips 243S5LSB of 5ms is fairly standard compared to most other flatpanel monitors. It is slower than 38% of all LCD screens when sorted by this feature.

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Narrower Than Average Vertical Viewing Angle

The vertical viewing angles of flatpanel monitors range from 40° to 180°, and the average vertical viewing angle is 160°. The Philips 243S5LSB's vertical viewing angle of only 160° is narrower than average when compared to most other flatpanel monitors. It is in the narrowest 23% of all PC screens when sorted by this feature.

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Narrower Than Average Horizontal Viewing Angle

The horizontal viewing angles of PC monitors range from 40° to 180°, and the average horizontal viewing angle is 170°. The horizontal viewing angle of the 243S5LSB of only 170° is narrower than 72% of all PC displays when ranked by this feature.

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Does Not Have a Built-In USB Hub

The Philips 243S5LSB does not have a built-in USB hub. 81% of flatpanel monitors also do not have a built-in USB hub.

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Does Not Have a Built-In Speaker(s)

The 243S5LSB does not have a built-in speaker(s). 53% of flatpanel monitors also do not have a built-in speaker(s).

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

philips 243s5lsb00, philips 1920x1080

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08712581740771

Philips 243S5LSB00

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