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Samsung S22C300B

67

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Samsung S22C300B

£284.00
Samsung S22C300B
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An economical to run and good spec 21.5" flatpanel monitor, but representing only moderate value for money
21.5" 1920 X 1080 (Full HD) Pixels No 5ms Mar 2013 C
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Samsung S22C300B Review

With low running costs and very good features, we have ranked the Samsung S22C300B number 860 in best selling monitors.
56
Value for Money
Average
73
Features
Good Features
61
Age
5 Years Old
78
Running Costs
£58 Over 5 Years
67
Overall Score
Good

Why Has it Scored 67?

It has good user reviews with an average user rating of 80%. NEC LCD screens also have excellent reviews in general.
This PC monitor is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better PC displays are available. View the latest LCD screens 2018.
It has an energy efficiency classification of C, and its running costs of £58 over 5 years are typical compared to the other 3,255 flatpanel monitors that we have compared it to. View all energy saving flatpanel monitors.
This Samsung PC monitor has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
Reliable, functional and reasonable
Control power consumption, conserve energy
Style and functionality in one design
Upscale
Experience real color with mega DCR
Smaller than average display diagonal
Narrower than average vertical viewing angle

Samsung S22C300B Video Reviews

Samsung S22C300B In-Depth Analysis

Reviews Summary

Samsung Has Very Good PC Display Reviews

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

Value For Money

Poor Value for Money

The product has mediocre features, is over 6 months old and at £284.00 it is in the most expensive 29% of PC monitors.

Running Costs

OK Running Costs

This PC screen is rated C for energy efficiency, and based on typical energy prices and usage levels we estimate that the 5 year running cost of the S22C300B is £58, which is typical compared to the other 3,255 PC screens.

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Age

Released Over Five Years Ago

This PC screen has been on the market since March 2013.

Features

1920 X 1080 Pixels Resolution

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

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Smaller Than Average Display Diagonal

The Samsung S22C300B's display diagonal of only 21.5" is in the smallest 25% of all flatpanel monitors 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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Average Response Time

The S22C300B's response time of 5ms is fairly average compared to most other LCD screens. It is slower than 45% of all flatpanel monitors when ranked by this feature.

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Narrower Than Average Vertical Viewing Angle

The vertical viewing angle of the S22C300B of only 160° is narrower than average when compared to most other flatpanel monitors. It is narrower than 69% of all flatpanel monitors when ordered by this feature. The narrowest vertical viewing angle of LCD screens is 40°, the widest is 180°, and the average vertical viewing angle is 160°.

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Does Not Have a Built-In Speaker(s)

The S22C300B does not have a built-in speaker(s), although this is within the context that 53% of flatpanel monitors also do not have a built-in speaker(s).

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Average Horizontal Viewing Angle

The horizontal viewing angle of the S22C300B of 170° is fairly typical compared to most other PC screens. It is in the widest 36% of all PC screens when sorted by this feature.

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Average Contrast Ratio (typical)

The contrast ratio (typical) of the Samsung S22C300B of 1,000 is fairly standard compared to most other PC screens. It is higher than 79% of all PC monitors when ranked by this feature.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

samsung lf19towhbdm, samsung s22c300b

Barcodes:

00806085397057, 08806085334496, 08806085397057, 08806085879577

Samsung S22C300B

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