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Philips 272B4 PC Monitor

£358.59
27" 20000000:1 LED May 2015
C
Display Diagonal Contrast Ratio (dynamic) Display Built-In Speaker(s) Release Date £84.01 Electricity cost over 5 years
Has a built-in speaker(s)
Philips has good flatpanel monitor reviews
Expensive
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Expensive

The price range of flatpanel monitors that have been available for more than two years is from £46 to £9,999. We think that this PC display looks expensive compared to other flatpanel monitors that have been available for more than two years.


Energy

Running Costs Are OK

This PC screen is rated C for energy efficiency. The 272B4 is typical compared to the other 1,088 similar spec flatpanel monitors that were released more than two years ago that we have analysed for 8 year running costs. Based on typical energy prices, we estimate the 8 year running cost of the 272B4 is £85.


Other

Released Over Two Years Ago

It was April 2017 when Philips released the 272B4.


Multimedia

Has a Built-In Speaker(s)

The Philips 272B4 has a built-in speaker(s), as do most of the other medium monitors that have been available for more than two years.

We compared all the other PC displays with a built-in speaker(s) to this LCD screen and we think because of it's better review score, the LG 29EA93 (£434.28), the Benq BL2711 (£447.59), and the Asus VG278 (£449.99) is also worth considering.

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Reviews

Philips Has Good Flatpanel Monitor Reviews

We checked 581 expert and owner reviews (including 40 verified purchases) for Philips PC displays and found that on average Philips has good ratings compared to other brands. We also found that Philips has good ratings specifically for its medium monitors. 85% of those that bought a Philips PC display would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.


Display

Has a Sync-On-Green (SOG)

The Philips 272B4 has a sync-on-green (SOG), as do most of the other similar spec PC screens that have been on the market for around the same time as this LCD screen.

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Has a Separate H/V Sync

The Philips 272B4 has a separate H/V sync. Most of the other medium monitors that have been around for a comparable time to this flatpanel monitor also have a separate H/V sync.

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Has an HDCP

The Philips 272B4 has an HDCP. Most of the other LCD screens of a comparable age and spec to this flatpanel monitor also have an HDCP.

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Certificates

Has an Energy Star Certified

The Philips 272B4 has an Energy Star certified. Most of the other flatpanel monitors that are a comparable age to this PC display also have an Energy Star certified.

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Packaging Content

Has Five Cables Included

The Philips 272B4 has a greater number of cables included than most PC screens of a comparable age and spec to it. This PC screen has an AC cables included, which is the most commonly found cables included found on medium monitors that came out more than two years ago. The cables included "Audio (3.5mm)", "DisplayPort", "DVI" and "VGA" are also found on this Philips PC display.

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Ports & Interfaces

Has a Headphone Out

The Philips 272B4 has a headphone out. Most of the other medium monitors that have been around for around the same time as this LCD screen also have a headphone out.

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Only One HDMI Port

The Philips 272B4 is a one HDMI port PC screen. Most of the other LCD screens of this type and age have between one and three HDMI ports.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers philips 272b4qpjcg00, philips 272b4qpjcb00, philips 2560x1440, 272b4qpjcb01
Barcodes 04053162864146, 04053162970403, 08712581729073, 08712581729080, 08712581735647

Philips 272B4 Review Sources

To prepare this Philips 272B4 review we compared this PC monitor to 3,037 other models. For each PC monitor that we compared, we collated thousands of pieces of information including technical specs, reviews, and prices. In total we analysed 687,538 product attributes, 78,627 PC monitor reviews and 7,443,100 historical PC monitor prices from 203 PC monitor retailers. We then picked out the standout features of this PC monitor compared to the other models as well as any areas where this PC monitor is lacking.

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