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Samsung S22B420BW
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Samsung S22B420BW PC Monitor

22" 1680 X 1050 LED 505.5mm Jul 2014
Display Diagonal Display Resolution Display Width Release Date £65.64 Electricity cost over 5 years
Good brand
Has an Energy Star certified
Only 1680 x 1050 pixels display resolution
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Running Costs Are OK

The S22B420BW has an average running cost of £66 over 8 years based on typical energy prices and usage levels, which is typical compared to the other 1,092 PC screens of this age and spec.


Good Brand

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


Released Over Two Years Ago

It was July 2014 when this medium monitor was released.


Only 1680 X 1050 Pixels Display Resolution

The most display resolution of the Samsung S22B420BW is 1680 x 1050 pixels. That's 15% less display resolution than the most common display resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels. The best display resolution of all medium monitors that have been on the market for around the same time as this PC monitor is 3440 x 1440 pixels and the worst is 1366 x 768 pixels.

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Has an HDCP

The Samsung S22B420BW has an HDCP, as do most of the other medium monitors that have been around for more than two years.

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Quite Narrow Viewing Angle, Vertical

The average viewing angle, vertical of medium monitors that have been available for around the same time as this PC screen is 170°, and the viewing angles, vertical range from 10° to 180°. The Samsung S22B420BW has one of the narrower viewing angles, vertical (only 160 degrees) amongst similar spec LCD screens of this age.

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Quite Narrow Viewing Angle, Horizontal

The S22B420BW has a fairly narrow viewing angle, horizontal (only 170 degrees) compared to most of the other PC monitors of a comparable spec and age to this PC display. The viewing angles, horizontal of medium monitors that are a similar age to this PC display range from 18° to 1,800°, and the average viewing angle, horizontal is 170°.

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Has an Energy Star Certified

The Samsung S22B420BW has an Energy Star certified. Most of the other medium monitors that have been on the market for around the same time as this PC display also have an Energy Star certified.

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Product Identifiers

Barcodes 04053162536371, 08806086308335

Samsung S22B420BW Review Sources

To prepare this Samsung S22B420BW review we compared this PC monitor to 3,052 other models. For each PC monitor that we compared, we collated thousands of pieces of information including technical specs, reviews, and prices. In total we analysed 692,148 product attributes, 78,562 PC monitor reviews and 8,073,300 historical PC monitor prices from 203 PC monitor retailers. We then picked out the standout features of this PC monitor compared to the other models as well as any areas where this PC monitor is lacking.

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