Samsung NC221
Samsung NC221
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Samsung NC221

A 2 year old 1920 x 1080 PC monitor
21.5" 1920 X 1080 Pixels LED No Jun 2015
Display Diagonal Display Resolution Display 3D Release Date

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Samsung NC221 Review

Released 2 years ago and with low running costs, we have scored the Samsung NC221 as follows for Summary.
Missing Some Features
2 Years Old
£78 Over 8 Years
Overall Score

Why Has it Scored 27?

NEC flatpanel monitors have excellent reviews in general.
It is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better PC displays are available. View the latest PC monitors 2017.
This PC monitor has running costs of £78 over 8 years, which puts it typical compared to the other 2,768 flatpanel monitors that we have compared it to.
It is missing some features:
Only one speaker
Quite narrow viewing angle, vertical

Samsung NC221 In-Depth Analysis


Samsung Flatpanel Monitors Have Very Good Reviews

We checked 7,446 owner and expert reviews (including 1,059 verified purchases) for Samsung PC displays and found that on average Samsung has very good ratings compared to other manufacturers. 94% of those that bought a Samsung PC display would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.


Only One Speaker

The Samsung NC221 is a one speaker PC display. Most of the other PC monitors have between one and four speakers.

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Has an Audio Output

The Samsung NC221 has an audio output, unlike 88% of flatpanel monitors which do not have an audio output.

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1920 X 1080 Pixels Display Resolution

This PC screen has a display resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels, which is typical of many PC monitors.

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Quite Narrow Viewing Angle, Vertical

The Samsung NC221's viewing angle, vertical of only 160° is in the narrowest 23% of all LCD screens when ordered by this feature. Across all the LCD screens the viewing angles, vertical range from 10° to 180°, and the average viewing angle, vertical is 160°.

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Quite Fast Response Time

The average response time of all LCD screens is 5.7ms, with the fastest being 1ms and the slowest being 55ms. The response time of the Samsung NC221 of only 5ms is fairly fast compared to most other LCD screens. It is in the fastest 23% of all LCD screens 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 flatpanel monitors do not have a built-in speaker(s).

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Released Over Two Years Ago

Samsung released the NC221 in June 2015.

Running Costs

Running Costs Are OK

The NC221 has an average 8 year running cost of £78 based on average energy prices, which is typical compared to the other 2,768 LCD screens.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers samsung lf22ntbhbnuen, samsung lf22ntbhbnmen
Barcodes 08806086908429

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