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Samsung NC221

Samsung NC221
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A good spec but 5 year old 21.5" PC screen, with moderate running costs
21.5" 1920 X 1080 (Full HD) Pixels 1000:1 No Jun 2013
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Samsung NC221 Review

With very good features, we have scored the Samsung NC221 as follows:
75
Features
Good Features
62
Age
4 Years Old
66
Running Costs
£85 Over 5 Years
66
Overall Score
Good

Why Has it Scored 66?

NEC LCD screens have excellent reviews in general.
It is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better PC screens are available. View the latest flatpanel monitors 2018.
This PC monitor has running costs of £85 over 5 years, which puts it typical compared to the other 3,255 PC screens that we have compared it to. View all energy saving flatpanel monitors.
It has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
Has a built-in speaker(s)
Has a microphone in
For smart comfortable working conditions
Offer a tidy workspace with streamlined cloud displays
Help enable safe network computing
Smaller than average display diagonal
Narrower than average vertical viewing angle

Samsung NC221 In-Depth Analysis

Reviews Summary

Samsung Has Very Good LCD Screen Reviews

Based on 8,105 expert and owner reviews (including 1,444 verified purchases), Samsung has very good ratings for its LCD screens. 95% of those that bought a Samsung LCD screen would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.

Running Costs

OK Running Costs

The average running cost of the NC221 is £85 over 5 years based on average energy prices, which is typical compared to the other 3,255 flatpanel monitors.

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Age

Released Over Four Years Ago

Samsung released the NC221 in June 2013.

Features

1920 X 1080 Pixels Resolution

This PC screen has a display resolution of 1920 x 1080 (Full HD)|1920 x 1080 pixels, which is the most commonly found resolution on flatpanel monitors.

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Smaller Than Average Display Diagonal

The smallest display diagonal of LCD screens is 3.5", the biggest is 95", and the average display diagonal is 25". The Samsung NC221's display diagonal of only 21.5" is smaller than average when compared to most other flatpanel monitors. It is smaller than 77% of all LCD screens when ranked by this feature.

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Average Response Time

The Samsung NC221's response time of 5ms is fairly typical compared to most other flatpanel monitors. It is in the slowest 42% of all flatpanel monitors when ordered by this feature.

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Has a Built-In Speaker(s)

The Samsung NC221 has a built-in speaker(s), which is unusual. 53% of PC displays do not have a built-in speaker(s).

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Average Horizontal Viewing Angle

The Samsung NC221's horizontal viewing angle of 170° is fairly typical compared to most other flatpanel monitors. It is wider than 62% of all LCD screens when sorted by this feature.

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Narrower Than Average Vertical Viewing Angle

The Samsung NC221's vertical viewing angle of only 160° is narrower than average when compared to most other flatpanel monitors. It is narrower than 75% of all flatpanel monitors when sorted by this feature. PC displays have vertical viewing angles of between 40° and 180°, and the average vertical viewing angle is 160°.

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Average Contrast Ratio (typical)

The Samsung NC221's contrast ratio (typical) of 1,000 is fairly typical compared to most other LCD screens. It is in the highest 22% of all PC displays when sorted by this feature.

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Has a Microphone in

The Samsung NC221 has a microphone in, which is unusual. 98% of flatpanel monitors do not have a microphone in.

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Has an Audio Output

The Samsung NC221 has an audio output, unlike 87% of PC displays which do not have an audio output.

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Has a Headphone Out

The Samsung NC221 has a headphone out, which is unusual. 89% of flatpanel monitors do not have a headphone out.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

samsung lf22ntbhbnuen

Barcodes:

00887276955971, 04053162385283, 08806085429567, 08806085641303

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