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Samsung LS27B970DS/ZX
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Samsung LS27B970DS/ZX PC Monitor

27" Mega Contrast LED Oct 2012
Display Diagonal Contrast Ratio (dynamic) Display Built-In Speaker(s) Release Date £138.44 Electricity cost over 5 years
Samsung has good reviews for its PC displays
Has a built-in speaker(s)
Only Mega Contrast dynamic contrast ratio

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Samsung Has Good Reviews for Its PC Displays

We checked 5,543 user and expert reviews (including 687 verified purchases) for Samsung LCD screens and found that on average Samsung has good ratings compared to other manufacturers. We also found that Samsung has good ratings specifically for its medium monitors. 93% of those that bought a Samsung PC display would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.


Released Over Four Years Ago

It was October 2012 when this flatpanel monitor was released.


Has a Built-In Speaker(s)

The Samsung LS27B970DS/ZX has a built-in speaker(s). Most of the other comparable spec PC screens that have been available for around the same time as this PC screen also have a built-in speaker(s).

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Very High Running Costs

This Samsung PC screen is rated B for energy efficiency. The average 8 year running cost of the LS27B970DS/ZX is £139 based on typical energy prices and usage levels, which is in the most expensive 14% of all 1,092 medium monitors that have been around for more than two years.


Only Mega Contrast Dynamic Contrast Ratio

This PC display has a Mega Contrast contrast ratio (dynamic), which is typical of many medium monitors that are a similar age to it.

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Quite Wide Viewing Angle, Vertical

The LS27B970DS/ZX has one of the wider viewing angles, vertical (178 degrees) amongst flatpanel monitors of this age. The average viewing angle, vertical of similar spec PC displays that have been around for more than two years is 170°.

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Has an HDCP

The LS27B970DS/ZX has an HDCP. Most of the other medium monitors that have been available for a comparable time to this LCD screen also have an HDCP.

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Has an Energy Star Certified

The LS27B970DS/ZX has an Energy Star certified. Most of the other flatpanel monitors that have been around for a similar time to this PC display also have an Energy Star certified.

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Ports & Interfaces

Only One USB 2.0 Port

Most PC screens that have been around for around the same time as this PC monitor have between one and five USB 2.0 ports, including the LS27B970DS/ZX which has one USB 2.0 port.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers samsung ls27b970ds, ls27b970dszx
Barcodes 08806085002302

Samsung LS27B970DS/ZX Review Sources

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