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Samsung S27D390

81

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Samsung S27D390

£181.20
Samsung S27D390
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ua.gecid.com Original Design Digitaltrends.com Recommended Product videotesty.pl 3 Star
A very economical to run and award winning 27" PC monitor, with very good features and a low price
27" 1920 X 1080 (Full HD) Pixels No 5ms Feb 2014
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Samsung S27D390 Review

With very low running costs and excellent reviews, we have ranked the Samsung S27D390 number 53 across all PC monitors and number 53 in medium monitors.
89
Reviews
193 Reviews + 3 Awards
76
Value for Money
Very Good
83
Features
Fully-Featured
67
Age
4 Years Old
90
Running Costs
£38 Over 5 Years
81
Overall Score
Excellent

Why Has it Scored 81?

It has good expert reviews and very good user reviews with 97% of buyers recommending this PC monitor to others. This PC monitor has received three awards including an "Original Design" from Ua.gecid.com and a "Recommended Product" from Digitaltrends.com. Looking across the entire NEC PC monitor range, the average reviews for all NEC LCD screens are also excellent.
It is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer PC screens with better features are available. However this Samsung PC monitor has good reviews so it may still be worth considering. View the latest PC monitors 2018.
The S27D390 has running costs of only £38 over 5 years, which puts it in the cheapest 18% of all 3,292 PC screens that we have compared it to. View all energy saving flatpanel monitors.
Customers report it is reasonably priced, superior product quality and excellent design.
It has some great features:
Bigger than average display diagonal
Very wide vertical viewing angle
Has a headphone out
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Samsung S27D390 Video Reviews

Samsung S27D390 In-Depth Analysis

Reviews Summary

Three Industry Awards

Two expert review sites both endorsed this PC screen. This PC display received an "Original Design" award from website Ua.gecid.com who said it was carefully designed and it received a "Recommended Product" award from website Digitaltrends.com.

The author at one more expert review site decided that this Samsung PC display was very good. This was from Videotesty.pl who gave it an "3 Star".

Average Expert Reviews

The average expert rating of this LCD screen is 74 out of 100 based on four expert reviews from sites including komputerswiat.pl, reviewed.com, macnn.com and Digitaltrends.com.

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Good Owner Reviews

On average, S27D390 owners rated this PC screen 84%. 91 reviewers (78% of all reviewers) gave this PC screen either 4 or 5 stars and 97% of those asked said they would recommend buying it to others.

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Users Report That it is Fairly Priced

16 owners wrote in their reviews that it was good value for money.

Users Report Good Product Quality

20 people wrote in their reviews that it was good quality.

Customers Report Excellent Design

Five customers wrote in their reviews that it was good looking and five customers considered that this PC monitor was well designed.

Customers Report Good Picture Quality

11 owners who purchased the Samsung S27D390 reckoned that it had good picture quality and two owners agreed that it had good colour saturation.

Customers Report That it is a Good Size

Three people wrote that the Samsung S27D390 was thin.

Customers Report That it is Robust

Two customers who reviewed it concluded that it was well made.

Very Good Brand

We checked 7,643 owner and expert reviews (including 1,662 verified purchases) for Samsung PC monitors and found that on average Samsung has very good reviews compared to other manufacturers. 94% of those that bought a Samsung flatpanel monitor would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.

Customers Report That it is Easy to Use

Two customers mentioned that it was easy to use and two owners mentioned in their reviews that it was easy to setup.

Value For Money

Average Value for Money

The product has excellent reviews and good features but is over 6 months old. However at £181.20 it is cheaper than 53% of PC displays.

Cheaper in the United Kingdom Than Overseas

We checked 22 other countries for prices for the Samsung S27D390 and the United Kingdom price of £181.20 was the cheapest.

The cheapest price that we could find overseas was in the United States where the price is $289.00 (£401.57).

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Running Costs

Running Costs Are Low

The average running cost of the S27D390 is only £38 over 5 years based on typical usage levels and energy prices, which makes it one of the cheaper to run LCD screens.

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Age

Released Over Four Years Ago

This PC display was released in February 2014.

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Features

Bigger Than Average Display Diagonal

The smallest display diagonal of PC monitors is 3.5", the biggest is 95", and the average display diagonal is 25". The S27D390's display diagonal of 27" is in the biggest 31% of all PC screens when ordered by this feature.

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1920 X 1080 Pixels Resolution

This flatpanel monitor has a display resolution of 1920 x 1080 (Full HD)|1920 x 1080 pixels, which is typical of many PC displays.

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Average Response Time

The response time of the Samsung S27D390 of 5ms is pretty standard compared to most other PC monitors. It is in the slowest 44% of all PC monitors when ordered by this feature.

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Does Not Have a Built-In Speaker(s)

Like most other PC displays, the S27D390 does not have a built-in speaker(s). 53% of LCD screens do not have a built-in speaker(s).

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Average Horizontal Viewing Angle

The horizontal viewing angle of the S27D390 of 178° is relatively typical compared to most other LCD screens. It is wider than 35% of all PC displays when ranked by this feature.

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Very Wide Vertical Viewing Angle

The average vertical viewing angle of all PC displays is 160°, with the narrowest being 40° and the widest being 180°. The vertical viewing angle of the Samsung S27D390 of 178° is very wide compared to most other PC screens. It is in the widest 3% of all PC displays when sorted by this feature.

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Average Contrast Ratio (typical)

The contrast ratio (typical) of the Samsung S27D390 of 1,000 is fairly typical compared to most other PC monitors. It is in the highest 78% of all PC displays when ranked by this feature.

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Has a Headphone Out

The S27D390 has a headphone out, unlike 89% of PC displays which do not have a headphone out.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

samsung ls27d390hsxu, samsung s27d390hs

Barcodes:

00012304999126, 00803982985620, 00807320222934, 00809394268115, 00887276693811, 03756775000123, 04053162536616, 04056572747481, 05054063302477, 05054230753620, 05054230761007, 05054230765210, 05054230817858, 05054533632370, 05054629426746, 08592978030674, 08806086000123, 08806086003643, 08806086099660, 08806086223133, 08806086407069, 09154403393823

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