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Philips BDM3270 PC Monitor

£384.24
32" 50000000:1 LCD Feb 2015
B
Display Diagonal Contrast Ratio (dynamic) Display Built-In Speaker(s) Release Date £146.13 Electricity cost over 5 years
Three industry awards
Has a built-in speaker(s)
Very high running costs
8 Reviews + 3 Awards
whatnext.pl Recommended techzine.nl Silver tomshardware.co.uk Editor's Choice
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Reviews

Three Industry Awards

Three expert review sites all thought that this Philips PC screen was good. This LCD screen received a "Silver" award from website Techzine.nl who decided it was very good and it received an "Editor's Choice" award from website Tomshardware.co.uk. This PC display also received a Whatnext.pl "Recommended" award.

Expert Reviews Are Good

This medium monitor has an average expert rating of 89 out of 100 based on two expert reviews from sites including pcnet.com.tr and techzine.nl. That puts this PC monitor in the top 10% of all the medium monitors that were launched more than two years ago.

Philips Has Good Reviews for Its PC Screens

We checked 581 user and expert reviews (including 40 verified purchases) for Philips PC monitors and found that on average Philips has good ratings compared to other brands. We also found that Philips has good ratings 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.


Price

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Pricey

We think this flatpanel monitor looks expensive compared to other LCD screens of a similar age and spec. The cheapeast similar spec PC screen that has been on the market for more than two years that we found costs £49 and the most expensive costs £9,999.


Other

Released Over Two Years Ago

This PC screen was released in February 2015.


Multimedia

Has a Built-In Speaker(s)

The Philips BDM3270 has a built-in speaker(s). Most of the other PC monitors of a similar spec and age to this PC screen also have a built-in speaker(s).

Alternative LCD screens with a built-in speaker(s) currently available that you might want to look at include the Asus PB278Q (£333.43), the Eizo Foris FS2434 (£310.37), or the Benq BL3200 (£310.17) all of which are cheaper.

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Energy

Very High Running Costs

The efficiency rating of this medium monitor is B. The average 8 year running cost of the BDM3270 is £147 based on average usage levels and energy prices, which is in the most expensive 12% of all 1,092 PC monitors of this spec and age.


Display

Has a Sync-On-Green (SOG)

The BDM3270 has a sync-on-green (SOG). Most of the other medium monitors that were released more than two years ago also have a sync-on-green (SOG).

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Has a Separate H/V Sync

The BDM3270 has a separate H/V sync, as do most of the other LCD screens of a similar spec and age to this flatpanel monitor.

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Has an HDCP

The BDM3270 has an HDCP. Most of the other similar spec PC displays that were released more than two years ago also have an HDCP.

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Fairly Slow Response Time

With a response time of 12 milliseconds, the BDM3270 has one of the slower response times amongst medium monitors of this age. Flatpanel monitors of a comparable spec and age to this PC display have response times of between 1ms and 40ms, and the average response time is 6.1ms.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers philips bdm3270qp00, philips 2560x1440, code phibdm3270qp, code bdm3270qp00, philips p219788p, philips 300cdm2, pumps bdm3270qp
Barcodes 00005010819413, 04053162799219, 08712581730772

Philips BDM3270 Review Sources

To prepare this Philips BDM3270 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 692,351 product attributes, 78,668 PC monitor reviews and 7,521,600 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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