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Philips 272B4

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Philips 272B4

£441.99
Philips 272B4
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An economical to run and fully featured 27" PC screen, but representing only moderate value for money
27" 2560 X 1440 Pixels 20000000:1 No May 2015 C
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272B4QPJCB/00 27w 16:9 2560x1440
£441.99
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Philips 272B4QPJCB/00 27 2560x1440 DVI VGA Monitor
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Philips 272B4 Review

With excellent features and low running costs, we have scored the Philips 272B4 as follows:
52
Value for Money
Average
83
Features
Fully-Featured
76
Age
2 Years Old
78
Running Costs
£59 Over 5 Years
72
Overall Score
Very Good

Why Has it Scored 72?

It has good user reviews with an average user rating of 80%. Looking across the entire NEC PC monitor range, the average reviews for all NEC LCD screens are also excellent.
This PC monitor is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better flatpanel monitors are available. View the latest PC screens 2018.
It has an energy efficiency classification of C, and its running costs of £59 over 5 years are typical compared to the other 3,292 PC monitors that we have compared it to. View all energy saving flatpanel monitors.
This Philips PC monitor has some great features:
2560 x 1440 pixels resolution
Bigger than average display diagonal
Has a built-in speaker(s)
Wider than average horizontal viewing angle
Crisp images, efficient performance
Sustainable eco-design
Brilliant performance
Designed for people

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 £279 on Amazon UK 4 days ago. We predict that the price will go down again.
There is a 65% 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 272B4 In-Depth Analysis

Reviews Summary

Philips LCD Screens Have Very Good Reviews

Based on 1,164 expert and user reviews (including 160 verified purchases), Philips has very good ratings for its PC screens. 94% of those that bought a Philips PC display would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.

Value for Money

Price Has Gone Up by £163 (37%)

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Running Costs

OK Running Costs

The energy efficiency classification of this PC screen is C, and the 272B4 is typical compared to the other 3,292 PC displays that we have analysed for running costs. Based on average energy prices, we estimate the 272B4 will cost £59 over 5 years to run.

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Age

Released Over Two Years Ago

This PC screen has been on the market since May 2015.

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Features

2560 X 1440 Pixels Resolution

The largest display resolution of the Philips 272B4 is 2560 x 1440 pixels. That's 78% larger resolution than the most common resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels. The resolution of all PC displays ranges from 320 x 240 pixels (worst) to 5120 x 2880 pixels (best).

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Bigger Than Average Display Diagonal

The display diagonal of the Philips 272B4 of 27" is bigger than average when compared to most other PC displays. It is in the biggest 33% of all PC screens when sorted by this feature. The display diagonals of flatpanel monitors range from 3.5" to 95", and the average display diagonal is 25".

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Slower Than Average Response Time

Across all the LCD screens the response times range from 1ms to 55ms, and the average response time is 5.6ms. The response time of the Philips 272B4 of 12ms is slower than average when compared to most other LCD screens. It is slower than 93% of all flatpanel monitors when ordered by this feature.

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Has a Built-In Speaker(s)

The Philips 272B4 has a built-in speaker(s), which is unusual. 53% of PC displays do not have a built-in speaker(s).

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Wider Than Average Horizontal Viewing Angle

The narrowest horizontal viewing angle of PC displays is 40°, the widest is 180°, and the average horizontal viewing angle is 170°. The Philips 272B4's horizontal viewing angle of 178° is wider than average when compared to most other flatpanel monitors. It is wider than 72% of all PC displays when ordered by this feature.

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Wider Than Average Vertical Viewing Angle

Across all the PC displays the vertical viewing angles range from 40° to 180°, and the average vertical viewing angle is 160°. The vertical viewing angle of the Philips 272B4 of 178° is wider than 75% of all PC displays when ordered by this feature.

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Average Contrast Ratio (typical)

The contrast ratio (typical) of the Philips 272B4 of 1,000 is fairly average compared to most other PC displays. It is in the highest 67% of all PC screens when ordered by this feature.

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Has a Headphone Out

The Philips 272B4 has a headphone out. 89% of PC screens do not have a headphone out.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

272b4qpjcg00 272b4qpjcg, philips 272b4qpjcb00, philips 272b4qpjcg00, philips 2560x1440, 272b4qpjcb01

Barcodes:

04053162864146, 04053162970403, 08712581729073, 08712581729080, 08712581735647

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