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Samsung S20C300BL

69

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Samsung S20C300BL

Samsung S20C300BL
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A very economical to run but 2 year old 19.5" PC display, with good features
19.5" 1600 X 900 Pixels No 5ms Jul 2015
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Samsung S20C300BL Review

With very low running costs but at over 2 years old, we have scored the Samsung S20C300BL as follows:
66
Features
Good Features
79
Age
2 Years Old
91
Running Costs
£37 Over 5 Years
69
Overall Score
Good

Why Has it Scored 69?

DELL PC displays 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 PC monitors 2018.
This PC monitor has running costs of only £37 over 5 years, which puts it in the cheapest 18% of all 3,258 LCD screens that we have compared it to. View all energy saving PC displays.
It has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
Control power consumption, conserve energy
Style and functionality in one design
Upscale your view with better quality and picture
Experience real colour with mega DCR
Only 1600 x 900 pixels resolution
Smaller than average display diagonal

Samsung S20C300BL In-Depth Analysis

Reviews Summary

Samsung Has Very Good PC Screen Reviews

We checked 8,077 expert and owner reviews (including 1,496 verified purchases) for Samsung PC displays and found that on average Samsung has very good ratings compared to other manufacturers. 95% of those that bought a Samsung PC display would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.

Running Costs

Running Costs Are Low

The S20C300BL is one of the more economic to run PC displays that we have assessed for 5 year running costs. Based on typical usage levels and energy prices, we estimate the 5 year running cost of the S20C300BL is only £37.

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Age

Released Over Two Years Ago

This PC display was released in July 2015.

Features

Only 1600 X 900 Pixels Resolution

The largest display resolution of the S20C300BL is 1600 x 900 pixels. That's 31% smaller display resolution than a 1920 x 1080 pixels PC display, which is the most common resolution. Across all LCD screens the resolution ranges from 320 x 240 pixels (worst) to 5120 x 2880 pixels (best).

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Smaller Than Average Display Diagonal

The display diagonals of PC displays range from 3.5" to 95", and the average display diagonal is 25". The display diagonal of the S20C300BL of only 19.5" is smaller than average when compared to most other PC displays. It is smaller than 88% of all PC displays when sorted by this feature.

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Average Response Time

The response time of the S20C300BL of 5ms is fairly typical compared to most other PC screens. It is in the slowest 30% of all LCD screens when ranked by this feature.

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Does Not Have a Built-In Speaker(s)

The Samsung S20C300BL does not have a built-in speaker(s), although this is within the context that 53% of LCD screens also do not have a built-in speaker(s).

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Narrower Than Average Horizontal Viewing Angle

The horizontal viewing angle of the Samsung S20C300BL of only 170° is narrower than 87% of all flatpanel monitors when sorted by this feature. The horizontal viewing angles of flatpanel monitors range from 40° to 180°, and the average horizontal viewing angle is 170°.

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Narrower Than Average Vertical Viewing Angle

The vertical viewing angles of PC monitors range from 40° to 180°, and the average vertical viewing angle is 160°. The S20C300BL's vertical viewing angle of only 160° is narrower than average when compared to most other PC displays. It is narrower than 91% of all PC displays when ranked by this feature.

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Does Not Have a Built-In USB Hub

The S20C300BL does not have a built-in USB hub. 81% of PC screens also do not have a built-in USB hub.

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Average Contrast Ratio (typical)

The contrast ratio (typical) of the S20C300BL of 1,000 is pretty average compared to most other PC displays. It is in the highest 50% of all PC displays when sorted by this feature.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

samsung s20c300bl, samsung 1600x900

Barcodes:

00887276018959

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