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Philips 273E3
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Philips 273E3LH PC Monitor

27" 1920 X 1080 20000000:1 LED Apr 2011
Display Diagonal Display Resolution Contrast Ratio (dynamic) Display Release Date £52.81 Electricity cost over 5 years
Average expert reviews
Running costs are low
Good picture quality
9 Reviews
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Running Costs Are Low

Based on average energy prices we estimate that the 8 year running cost of the 273E3 is only £53, which is in the cheapest 14% of all 1,092 medium monitors that were launched more than two years ago.


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Reasonably Priced

Five owners considered that the product was good value for money. Expert review site wrote in their review of the Philips 273E3 “A bargain price for a 23in IPS monitor.” but even so they only gave it a rating of 50 out of 100. They also mentioned “It isn't often at PC Pro that we become excited about a budget monitor” in their review. Also five years ago expert review site wrote “The Philips E-Line panel is another budget IPS offering that’s £50 cheaper than the ViewSonic IPS screen”.

Good Picture Quality

Two people mentioned in their reviews that the product had good picture quality.


Good Product Quality

Two customers who reviewed it considered that it was good quality. Expert review site scored this PC monitor 80 out of 100 and mentioned six years ago “The 273E3 has good image quality and a generous warranty.”. They also said “Has amazing image quality despite its on-paper disadvantage to new displays with more modern panels” in their review.

Nice Design

Two customers thought the Philips 273E3 was good looking. Expert website said “It’s also the most stylish, with a natty, blue on-light, glossy black frame”.


Average Expert Reviews

This LCD screen has an average expert rating of 76 out of 100 based on seven expert reviews from sites including Trusted Reviews, Expert Reviews, PC and

Philips PC Monitors Have Good Reviews

Based on 581 user and expert reviews (including 40 verified purchases), Philips has good reviews for its PC displays. Philips also has good reviews specifically within its medium monitors range. 85% of those that bought a Philips PC screen would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.


Released Over Four Years Ago

It was September 2012 when this medium monitor was released.


Does Not Have a Built-In Speaker(s)

The Philips 273E3 does not have a built-in speaker(s). Most of the other LCD screens of a similar spec and age to this flatpanel monitor do have a built-in speaker(s).

We think you might also be interested in other PC monitors which also have a built-in speaker(s) including the 240S4 (£208), or the 239C4 (£207.28) both from Philips.

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1920 X 1080 Pixels Display Resolution

This LCD screen has a display resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels, which is typical of many medium monitors that are a comparable age to it.

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Quite Wide Viewing Angle, Horizontal

The average viewing angle, horizontal of PC screens of a similar age and type to this PC monitor is 170°. With a viewing angle, horizontal of 178 degrees, the Philips 273E3 has one of the wider viewing angles, horizontal amongst PC monitors of this age.

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Has a Sync-On-Green (SOG)

The Philips 273E3 has a sync-on-green (SOG), as do most of the other PC displays that have been around for more than two years.

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Has a Separate H/V Sync

The Philips 273E3 has a separate H/V sync. Most of the other PC displays of a comparable age and spec to this PC monitor also have a separate H/V sync.

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Has an HDCP

The Philips 273E3 has an HDCP, as do most of the other LCD screens of a comparable spec and age to this PC monitor.

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Very Fast Response Time

Across all the comparable spec LCD screens that have been around for around the same time as this LCD screen the response times range from 1ms to 40ms, and the average response time is 6.1ms. With a response time of only 3.5 milliseconds, the Philips 273E3 has a quite fast response time compared to most of the other flatpanel monitors that have been on the market for a similar time to this PC display.

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Has an Energy Star Certified

The Philips 273E3 has an Energy Star certified, as do most of the other flatpanel monitors that have been around for a similar time to this LCD screen.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers asrockasusantecarcticb 273e3lsb, asrockasusantecarcticb 300cdm2, asrockasusantecarcticb 273e3lh, philips 273e3qhsb00, philips 273e3lhsb00, philips 1920x1080, code 273e3lhsb, 273e3lhsb55, 273e3lhsb27, 273e3qhsb93, 273e3lhsb93, 273e3lhsb01, 273e3qhsb69, 273e3lsb93, 273e3lsw93
Barcodes 00609585212565, 06951613900246, 06951613900291, 06951613901809, 06951613902752, 06951613903148, 08712581596668, 08712581596767, 08712581600921, 08712581600938, 08712581639921, 08712581641832, 08712581644598, 08712581659547

Philips 273E3 Review Sources

To prepare this Philips 273E3 review we compared this PC monitor to 3,052 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 691,904 product attributes, 78,839 PC monitor reviews and 7,829,100 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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