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Samsung LS27D85KTSR

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Samsung LS27D85KTSR

£553.11
Samsung LS27D85KTSR
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A fully featured but slightly out of date 27" LCD screen, with alright running costs but representing only average value for money
27" 2560 X 1440 Pixels No 5ms Jan 2016
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SAMSUNG LS27D85KTSN/EN 27IN WIDE 2560X1440 16:9 S27D850D DVI-DL/DP/HDMI USB EN - (Monitors > Monitors)
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Samsung LS27D85KTSR Review

With excellent features but at over 2 years old, we have ranked the Samsung LS27D85KTSR number 783 in best selling monitors.
53
Value for Money
Average
86
Features
Fully-Featured
80
Age
2 Years Old
55
Running Costs
£220 Over 5 Years
76
Overall Score
Very Good

Why Has it Scored 76?

It has great user reviews with an average user rating of 87%. NEC LCD screens also have excellent reviews in general.
At over a year old this PC monitor is slightly out of date, and newer flatpanel monitors with more up to date technology are available. View the latest PC displays 2018.
This PC monitor has running costs of £220 over 5 years, which puts it in the most expensive 4% of all 3,255 LCD screens that we have compared it to. View all energy saving LCD screens.
It has some great features:
Bigger than average display diagonal
2560 x 1440 pixels resolution
Wider than average horizontal viewing angle
Wider than average vertical viewing angle
Precision to the finest detail
Clean, professional design
Picture-by-Picture technology
Easy multitasking with PIP 2.0
Entertainment from every angle
Gentle on the eyes and on the environment

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Samsung LS27D85KTSR In-Depth Analysis

Reviews Summary

Samsung Has Very Good Reviews for Its LCD Screens

We checked 8,105 user and expert reviews (including 1,444 verified purchases) for Samsung PC displays and found that on average Samsung has very good ratings. 95% of those that bought a Samsung PC monitor would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.

Value For Money

Poor Value for Money

The product has excellent reviews, very good features and is under 2 years old, however at £553.11 it is in the most expensive 11% of PC monitors.

Price Has Gone Up by £4 (1%)

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Running Costs

High Running Costs

The LS27D85KTSR is in the most expensive 4% of all 3,255 flatpanel monitors that we have analysed for 5 year running costs. Based on typical usage levels and energy prices, we estimate the 5 year running cost of the LS27D85KTSR is £220.

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Age

Released Over Two Years Ago

Samsung released the LS27D85KTSR in January 2016.

Features

Bigger Than Average Display Diagonal

The Samsung LS27D85KTSR's display diagonal of 27" is bigger than 79% of all PC screens when ranked by this feature. LCD screens have display diagonals of between 3.5" and 95", and the average display diagonal is 25".

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2560 X 1440 Pixels Resolution

The LS27D85KTSR has a maximum display resolution of 2560 x 1440 pixels. That's 78% larger resolution than the most common resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels. The resolution of all PC monitors ranges from 320 x 240 pixels (worst) to 5120 x 2880 pixels (best).

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Average Response Time

The response time of the LS27D85KTSR of 5ms is pretty standard compared to most other PC screens. It is in the slowest 62% of all flatpanel monitors when ranked by this feature.

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Wider Than Average Horizontal Viewing Angle

The horizontal viewing angle of the LS27D85KTSR of 178° is wider than average when compared to most other flatpanel monitors. It is wider than 90% of all flatpanel monitors when sorted by this feature. LCD screens have horizontal viewing angles of between 40° and 180°, and the average horizontal viewing angle is 170°.

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Wider Than Average Vertical Viewing Angle

Flatpanel monitors have vertical viewing angles of between 40° and 180°, and the average vertical viewing angle is 160°. The vertical viewing angle of the Samsung LS27D85KTSR of 178° is wider than average when compared to most other LCD screens. It is wider than 88% of all LCD screens when ordered by this feature.

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Has a Built-In USB Hub

The Samsung LS27D85KTSR has a built-in USB hub, which is unusual. 81% of flatpanel monitors do not have a built-in USB hub.

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Average Contrast Ratio (typical)

The LS27D85KTSR's contrast ratio (typical) of 1,000 is relatively standard compared to most other PC displays. It is in the highest 38% of all flatpanel monitors when ranked by this feature.

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Features Picture-in-Picture Support

The LS27D85KTSR features Picture-in-Picture support, which is unusual. 95% of PC monitors do not feature Picture-in-Picture support.

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Product Identifiers

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00801940125200, 00803983047051, 00807320225973, 00809395312633, 00846830073872, 00887276075082, 08806086012720

Samsung LS27D85KTSR

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