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Philips BDM3490UC00 PC Monitor

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34.1" 3440 X 1440 50000000:1 LED Nov 2015
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The gentle curve of the Philips Brilliance Curved UltraWide display, puts you at the center of the desktop for a truly immersive experience, like never before. - Curved display design for more... More
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16 Reasons For

Four USB Type-A Downstream Ports Quantitys

The Philips BDM3490UC is a four USB Type-A downstream ports quantity PC screen.

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Four USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Ports

Most medium monitors that have been on the market for more than a year have between one and four USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A ports, including the Philips BDM3490UC which has four USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A ports.

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LED Display

This PC monitor has an LED display, which is the most commonly found display on LCD screens of this age and spec.

We compared all the other flatpanel monitors that have an LED Display to this flatpanel monitor and we think the Eizo ColorEdge CX241[plb_2573323_price] which has better reviews; or the [plb_4012730] which is cheaper are also worth considering.

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Has a Built-In Speaker(s)

The Philips BDM3490UC has a built-in speaker(s), as do most of the other PC displays of a comparable type and age to the BDM3490UC.

There are a number of other LCD screens with a built-in speaker(s) currently available that you might also want to consider including the NEC P212[plb_3058256_price] which has better reviews; or the Acer XB271HKbmiprz[plb_3086846_price], or the LG 31MU97Z-B[plb_3803193_price] which is cheaper.

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Good Brand

Philips medium monitors have good reviews on average and across all PC displays Philips is one of the better rated brands.

Three HDMI Ports Quantitys

Most of the other medium monitors that have been available for around the same time as the BDM3490UC only have between one and two HDMI ports quantitys, however the BDM3490UC has three HDMI ports quantitys.

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Fairly Many Recyclable Material

With a recyclable material of 100 percent, the Philips BDM3490UC has one of the more recyclable materials amongst medium monitors of this age. The recyclable materials of PC screens of a similar type and age to the BDM3490UC range from 25% to 100%.

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Fairly Long Mean Time Between Failures (MTBF)

The shortest mean time between failures (MTBF) of comparable spec PC monitors that have been around for a similar time to the BDM3490UC is 30h, the longest is 70,000h, and the average mean time between failures (MTBF) is 48,000h. At 70,000 hours, the BDM3490UC has a fairly long mean time between failures (MTBF) compared to most of the other LCD screens that are a similar age to the BDM3490UC.

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Very Large Viewable Size Diagonal

The viewable size diagonals of PC screens of a comparable spec and age to the BDM3490UC range from 58mm to 870mm, and the average viewable size diagonal is 540mm. At 867 millimeters, the Philips BDM3490UC has a very large viewable size diagonal compared to most of the other medium monitors that were released one year ago.

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Very Big Viewable Size, Horizontal

The smallest viewable size, horizontal of medium monitors that have been available for around the same time as the BDM3490UC is 290mm, the biggest is 800mm, and the average viewable size, horizontal is 540mm. When compared to other medium monitors that have been available for around the same time as the BDM3490UC, the viewable size, horizontal of the BDM3490UC of 798.2 millimeters is one of the biggest.

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Quite Many Display Colour Count

With a display colour count of 1,070 million, the Philips BDM3490UC has a fairly many display colour count compared to most of the other PC displays of a comparable type and age to the BDM3490UC. The average display colour count of flatpanel monitors that were launched around the same time as the BDM3490UC is 160M, and the display colour counts range from 16M to 1,100M.

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Very Big Display Diagonal (metric)

The Philips BDM3490UC has one of the biggest display diagonal (metric)s (86.7 centimeters) amongst PC monitors of this age. The display diagonal (metric)s of PC monitors that have been available for around the same time as the BDM3490UC range from 48cm to 89cm.

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Very High RMS Rated Power

The RMS rated power of the Philips BDM3490UC of 14 Watts is one of the highest amongst PC screens of a similar age and spec to the BDM3490UC. Across all the medium monitors that came out around the same time as the BDM3490UC the RMS rated powers range from 1W to 20W, and the average RMS rated power is 5W.

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3440 X 1440 Supported Graphics Resolutions

The highest resolution of the Philips BDM3490UC is 3440 x 1440. That's over two times the resolution of the most frequently found supported graphics resolutions of 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080). The best resolution of all PC screens of this age and type is 4096 x 2160 and the worst is 640 x 350.

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Fairly Bright Display Brightness

Across all the comparable spec PC screens that have been available for more than a year the display brightnesss range from 200 cd/m² to 500 cd/m². With a display brightness of 300 candellas per square meter, the Philips BDM3490UC has one of the brighter display brightnesss amongst PC monitors of this age.

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Four USB 3.0 Ports

Most PC screens of a comparable age and spec to the BDM3490UC have between one and five USB 3.0 ports, including the Philips BDM3490UC which has four USB 3.0 ports.

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7 Reasons Against

Pricey

After checking the price of 394 medium monitors that have been around for more than a year they range in price from £64 to £4,006. We think that this LCD screen looks expensive compared to other medium monitors that have been around for more than a year.

Does Not Have a Built-In Camera

The BDM3490UC does not have a built-in camera, although it is worth keeping in mind that most of the other medium monitors that have been on the market for around the same time as the BDM3490UC also do not have a built-in camera.

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Not 3D

Like most of the other medium monitors that have been around for more than a year, the Philips BDM3490UC is not 3D.

If you would prefer a PC monitor that is 3D then you might also want to look at the Asus PG278Q[plb_3097078_price].

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Does Not Have a Card Reader Integrated

The Philips BDM3490UC does not have a card reader integrated. Most of the other PC displays of this age and type also do not have a card reader integrated.

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Fairly Slow SmartResponse

Medium monitors that have been on the market for more than a year have smartResponses of between 1ms and 8ms, and the average smartResponse is 4.4ms. The BDM3490UC has a fairly slow smartResponse (5 milliseconds) compared to most of the other medium monitors that have been around for a comparable time to the BDM3490UC.

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Heavy

With a weight of 7.8 kilograms, the Philips BDM3490UC is one of the heavier medium monitors that have been around for more than a year amongst LCD screens of this age. The weights of PC monitors that came out around the same time as the BDM3490UC range from 2.3g to 79kg, and the average weight is 4.9kg.

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Quite Slow Response Time

Across all the medium monitors that have been on the market for more than a year the response times range from 1ms to 25ms. The Philips BDM3490UC has one of the slower response times (14 milliseconds) amongst PC displays of this age.

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2 Other reasons to consider the Philips BDM3490UC

Released Over a Year Ago

It was over a year ago when Philips released the BDM3490UC.

OK Running Costs

The average running cost of the BDM3490UC is £69 over 5 years based on average usage levels and energy prices, which is typical compared to the other 486 medium monitors that have been on the market for more than a year.

Specification

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Display Resolution
Contrast Ratio (dynamic)
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3D
Supported Graphics Resolutions
Backlight Type
HD Type
Mobile High-Definition Link (MHL)
Display SRGB
Sync-On-Green (SOG)
Separate H/V Sync
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Digital Horizontal Frequency
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Display Colour Count
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Display Technology
Display Brightness
Response Time
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SmartResponse
Native Aspect Ratio
Display Number of Colours
Ports & Interfaces
DC-In Jack
Headphone Out
PC Audio in
USB 3.0 Port
HDMI Ports Quantity
USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Port
USB Type-A Downstream Ports Quantity
USB Hub Version
Multimedia
Built-In Speaker(s)
Built-In Camera
Audio System
RMS Rated Power
Number of Loudspeakers
TV Tuner Integrated
Design
Feet Colour
Colour of Product
Heavy Metals Free
Performance
Mac Operating Systems Supported
Windows Operating Systems Supported
Mean Time Between Failures (MTBF)
Thin Client
Thin Client Installed
Ergonomics
Picture-in-Picture
Height Adjustment
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Tilt Adjustment
VESA Mounting
Plug and Play
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Power LED
On/off Switch
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Energy Star Certified
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2 Awards

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Expert Reviews

(5)
19 January 2016

Should you buy a 4K 16:9 display or a ultra-widescreen 21:9 display? We can't answer that, as it's a matter of personal taste, but we can report that the Philips Brilliance BDM3490UC is a top of...

Kitguru.net

Masses of desktop space
Great for movie watching
Punchy colours
Multiple connectivity options
Curved
Stand lacks height adjustment and rotation
21 9 displays in general carry a hefty premium
Price
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Prijs
18 January 2016

The Philips BDM3490UC is expensive, but this curved monitor has excellent image quality...

4 September 2015

A great investment into the new world of wide-screen curved monitors.(previously published in issue August 2015)...

Chip.com.my

9 January 2016

Ik heb met erg veel plezier de Philips BDM3490UC over een periode van 4 weken mogen testen. Het scherm is direct een gemis nu ik van een curved scherm met een resolutie van 3440 x 1440 pixels weer...

2 December 2015

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Running Cost

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Electricity cost when switched on £105.12
Electricity cost when on standby £2.56
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Total running cost over 5 years £107.68
Running costs for this PC monitor have been estimated based on other similar PC monitors. If you know how much electricity and water the Philips BDM3490UCuses then please let us know by entering those figures in the boxes above.
0.53T
Running this PC monitor over 5 years will generate 0.53 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
14
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant 14 tree seedlings and grow them for 10 years.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers bdm3490, bdm3490u, bdm3490uc, bdm3490uc00, bdm3490uc27, bdm3490uc61, code bdm3490, code bdm3490u, code bdm3490uc, philips bdm3490, philips 300cdm2, philips byn6za00, philips byn6zs00, philips bdm3490u, philips bdm3490uc, philips 3440x1440, philips bdm3490uc00, philips bdm3490uc34, philips phibdm3490uc, asrockasusantecarcticb bdm3490, asrockasusantecarcticb 300cdm2, asrockasusantecarcticb bdm3490u, asrockasusantecarcticb bdm3490uc, asrockasusantecarcticb 3440x1440
Barcodes 00609585249158, 04053162997448, 05054629909690, 08712581733841, 08712581734787

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