Some customers who reviewed the Acer B276HUL agreed that it had good picture quality. Expert website Pcmag.com mentioned “Monitors capable of WQHD resolutions are typically used by graphics profess” in their review of the Acer B276HUL. expert website Digitalversus.com said “Picture quality could be improved” in their review of this PC monitors.
Good Technical Features
One Acer B276HUL reviewer said that it had good features. Pcmag.com said on expert website PC Mag three years ago “The Acer B276HUL is a reasonably priced 27-inch professional grade monitor with a 2,560-by-1,440 resolution and a strong feature set”.
Good Product Quality
One Acer B276HUL owner who purchased this PC monitors concluded that it was good quality. Digitalversus.com wrote on expert website Digital Versus “Picture quality could be improved”.
Just Released Six Months Ago
This flatpanel monitor has only been on the market for six months.
Acer is one of the superior flatpanel monitor brands according to average expert and user reviews, and Acer also has good ratings for its medium monitors.
100000000:1 Dynamic Contrast Ratio
This PC monitor has a 100000000:1 dynamic contrast ratio, which is typical of many medium monitors that were released around the same time as it.
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Has a Built-In Speaker
Like most of the other recently released medium monitors, the B276HUL has a built-in speaker.
Quite Many Display Colour Count
At 1,070 million, the B276HUL has a quite many display colour count compared to most of the other PC monitors that have been on the market for around the same time as the B276HUL. The average display colour count of medium monitors that have been around for a similar time to the B276HUL is 200M.
Quite Low Power Consumption When Off
At only 0.25 Watts, the Acer B276HUL has a quite low power consumption when off compared to most of the other comparable spec flatpanel monitors that are a similar age to the B276HUL. The average power consumption when off of medium monitors that were released around the same time as the B276HUL is 0.4W.
Quite High Maximum Height Adjustment
The average maximum height adjustment of medium monitors that came out around the same time as the B276HUL is 140mm, and the maximum height adjustments range from 20mm to 1,200mm. The B276HUL has a fairly high maximum height adjustment (150 millimeters) compared to most of the other new similar spec flatpanel monitors.
Quite Bright Display Brightness
The display brightness of medium monitors that have been available for a comparable time to the B276HUL range from 200 cd/m² to 800 cd/m². At 350 candellas per square meter, the Acer B276HUL has a fairly bright display brightness compared to most of the other medium monitors that came out around the same time as the B276HUL.
Fairly Big Display Diagonal
The B276HUL has a quite big display diagonal (68.6 centimeters) compared to most of the other medium monitors that came out around the same time as the B276HUL. The average display diagonal of latest comparable spec PC monitors is 68cm.
2560 X 1440 Graphics Resolution
The highest resolution of the Acer B276HUL is 2560 x 1440. That's 78% more resolution than the most frequently found graphics resolution of 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080). Similar spec PC displays that were launched in the last 12 months graphics resolutions range from 720 x 400 to 3840 x 2160.
9 Reasons Against
Does Not Have a Built-In Camera
The B276HUL does not have a built-in camera. Most of the other recently released medium monitors also do not have a built-in camera.
There are a number of other LCD screens which also have a built-in camera that you might want to look at including the Lenovo X1 ($61.99) which is also higher rated.
Does Not Have an Integrated Card Reader
The B276HUL does not have an integrated card reader. Most of the other medium monitors that have been around for a similar time to the B276HUL also do not have an integrated card reader.
There are a number of other PC screens which also have an integrated card reader which you might want to consider including the 2408WFP, or the U2413 ($409.99) both from DELL which is also higher rated.
Not 3D Compatible
Like most of the other comparable spec flatpanel monitors that have been available for a similar time to the B276HUL, the B276HUL is not 3D compatible.
LCD screens which are 3D compatible that might also be worth looking at include the Asus PG278Q ($699.00) which also has a higher rating.
Only LCD Display Type
The Acer B276HUL has a better display type than most medium monitors that have been on the market for a similar time to it. This PC screen has an LCD display type, whereas most recently released PC displays have an LED display type.
An LCD display type is actually the worst display type across all new similar spec PC screens.
An LED display type is the best display type amongst similar types of PC display.
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Only HD HD Type
This LCD screen has a Wide Quad HD HD type, which is the most frequently found HD type on latest similar spec PC displays.
Only Has Five Cables Included
The Acer B276HUL has a greater number of cables included than most similar spec PC monitors that were released in the last year. This Acer PC monitor has a USB cable included, which is the most commonly found cable included found on similar spec PC screens that came out in the last 12 months. The cables included "DVI", "DisplayPort", "AC" and "HDMI" are also found on this PC screen.
Only One HDMI Port
The B276HUL is a one HDMI port LCD screen.
Quite Slow Response Time
Similar spec PC monitors that were launched in the last 12 months have response times of between 1ms and 20ms, and the average response time is 5.2ms. The Acer B276HUL has one of the slower response times (6 milliseconds) amongst medium monitors of this age.
At 6 kilograms, the Acer B276HUL is quite heavy compared to most of the other latest medium monitors. The average weight of newly released medium monitors is 4.8kg, and the weights range from 2.6g to 33kg.
1 Other reason to consider the Acer B276HUL
At 611.6 millimeters, the B276HUL has a relatively average width compared to most of the other comparable spec LCD screens that have been on the market for a similar time to the B276HUL.
It may also be worth considering one of the alternative 611.6mm wide PC displays currently available including the Eizo FlexScan EV2750 ($989.00) which has a better Rating.
Flatpanel monitors with a wider width that might also be worth considering include the DELL U2717D ($419.00) (611.3mm).