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Philips 272S4

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Philips 272S4

Philips 272S4
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A fully featured but 3 year old 27" PC screen, with low running costs but representing only middle of the road value for money
27" 2560 X 1440 Pixels 20000000:1 No Jan 2015 C
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Philips 272S4 Review

With excellent features, we have scored the Philips 272S4 as follows:
64
Value for Money
Good
84
Features
Fully-Featured
71
Age
3 Years Old
71
Running Costs
£68 Over 5 Years
74
Overall Score
Very Good

Why Has it Scored 74?

NEC LCD screens have excellent reviews in general.
It is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better PC displays are available. View the latest PC displays 2018.
This PC monitor has an energy efficiency rating of C, and its running costs of £68 over 5 years are typical compared to the other 3,255 PC screens that we have compared it to. View all energy saving flatpanel monitors.
It has some great features:
2560 x 1440 pixels resolution
Bigger than average display diagonal
Has a built-in speaker(s)
Has a headphone out
Crystalclear images
Flicker-Free technology
MultiView technology
SmartImage
SmartErgoBase
Built-in stereo speakers
SmartConnect
LED technology
PowerSensor

Philips 272S4 In-Depth Analysis

Reviews Summary

Philips LCD Screens Have Very Good 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 PC display would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.

Running Costs

Running Costs Are Average

The energy efficiency rating of this Philips flatpanel monitor is C. The 272S4 is typical compared to the other 3,255 flatpanel monitors that we have looked at for running costs. Based on typical energy prices, we estimate the 272S4 will cost £68 over 5 years to run.

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Age

Released Over Three Years Ago

Philips released the 272S4 in November 2014.

Features

2560 X 1440 Pixels Resolution

The Philips 272S4 has a maximum display resolution of 2560 x 1440 pixels. That's 78% larger resolution than a 1920 x 1080 pixels LCD screen, which is the most frequently found resolution. The worst resolution of all LCD screens is 320 x 240 pixels and the best is 5120 x 2880 pixels.

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Bigger Than Average Display Diagonal

The display diagonal of the Philips 272S4 of 27" is in the biggest 32% of all PC displays when ranked by this feature. The average display diagonal of all flatpanel monitors is 25", with the smallest being 3.5" and the biggest being 95".

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Average Response Time

The Philips 272S4's response time of 5ms is relatively typical compared to most other flatpanel monitors. It is slower than 27% of all flatpanel monitors when ranked by this feature.

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Has a Built-In Speaker(s)

The Philips 272S4 has a built-in speaker(s), unlike 53% of LCD screens which do not have a built-in speaker(s).

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Narrower Than Average Vertical Viewing Angle

The vertical viewing angle of the Philips 272S4 of only 160° is narrower than average when compared to most other LCD screens. It is narrower than 92% of all flatpanel monitors when ordered by this feature. The vertical viewing angles of flatpanel monitors range from 40° to 180°, and the average vertical viewing angle is 160°.

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Narrower 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 272S4's horizontal viewing angle of only 170° is narrower than average when compared to most other flatpanel monitors. It is narrower than 82% of all PC monitors when sorted by this feature.

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Average Contrast Ratio (typical)

The contrast ratio (typical) of the Philips 272S4 of 1,000 is pretty standard compared to most other PC displays. It is higher than 33% of all flatpanel monitors when ranked by this feature.

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Has a Headphone Out

The Philips 272S4 has a headphone out. 89% of LCD screens do not have a headphone out.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

philips 272s4lpjcb27

Barcodes:

00609585244337, 08712581729035, 08712581729042

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