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Acer G246HYL PC Monitor

27" 100000000:1 LED Sep 2015
Screen Size Dynamic Contrast Ratio Display Type Built-In Speaker Release Date
Acer G6 Series monitors sport a super-slim profile with an X-shaped stand that lets them fit nicely in spaces of any size. Set your display as you see fit with Acer eColor Management. The great... More
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9 Reasons For

Expert Reviews Are Good

This flatpanel monitor received an expert rating of 83 out of 100 from Chip.de.

User Reviews Are Excellent

This PC screen has a terrific average user rating based on 285 user reviews.

Acer Has Good LCD Screen Reviews

We calculated the average reviews for all Acer LCD screens and also specifically for Acer medium monitors and found that in both cases Acer had good reviews compared to other manufacturers.

LED Display Type

This PC monitor has an LED display type, which is typical of many PC screens that were released more than a year ago.

Alternative LCD screens that have an LED Display currently available that you might also want to consider include cheaper LCD screens such as the Acer KA240HQ[plb_2903227_price].

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Has a Built-In Speaker

The Acer G246HYL has a built-in speaker, as do most of the other medium monitors that were launched more than a year ago.

We compared this LCD screen to all the other LCD screens with a built-in speaker and we think because of it's better review score, the Benq GW2265HM[plb_2954621_price], the Asus VX239H[plb_2905125_price], and the Viewsonic VX2263SMHL[plb_2974753_price] is also worth considering.

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3840 X 2160 Graphics Resolution

The G246HYL has a maximum resolution of 3840 x 2160. That's over four times the resolution of a 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080) PC display, which is the most common resolution. The resolution of all PC monitors of this spec and age ranges from 720 x 400 to 4096 x 2160.

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Fairly High Maximum Height Adjustment

The G246HYL has a quite high maximum height adjustment (150 millimeters) compared to most of the other PC monitors of a comparable spec and age to the G246HYL. Medium monitors that were released one year ago have maximum height adjustments of between 20mm and 180mm.

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Quite Big Display Diagonal

With a display diagonal of 68.6 centimeters, the G246HYL has a quite big display diagonal compared to most of the other PC monitors that were launched around the same time as the G246HYL. The average display diagonal of medium monitors that came out around the same time as the G246HYL is 65cm, and the screen sizes range from 48cm to 600cm.

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Quite Bright Display Brightness

With a display brightness of 300 candellas per square meter, the Acer G246HYL has one of the brighter display brightness amongst medium monitors of this age. PC screens that have been around for around the same time as the G246HYL have display brightness of between 25 cd/m² and 1,700 cd/m², and the average display brightness is 280 cd/m².

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8 Reasons Against

Only One USB Type-A Downstream Port

Most similar spec LCD screens that were released around the same time as the G246HYL have between one and five USB Type-A downstream ports, including the Acer G246HYL which has one USB Type-A downstream port.

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Does Not Have a Built-In Camera

The G246HYL does not have a built-in camera. Most of the other medium monitors that came out more than a year ago also do not have a built-in camera.

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Not 3D Compatible

The Acer G246HYL is not 3D compatible, although it is worth noting that most of the other LCD screens of this age and type are also not 3D compatible.

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Does Not Have an Integrated Card Reader

The G246HYL does not have an integrated card reader, although it is worth noting that most of the other PC displays of a similar spec and age to the G246HYL also do not have an integrated card reader.

There are a number of other flatpanel monitors which also have an integrated card reader which you might want to consider including the DELL UP2715K[plb_2678878_price] which is also higher rated.

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Only HD HD Type

This LCD screen has a 4K Ultra HD HD type, which is typical of many LCD screens that have been on the market for around the same time as it.

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Only One HDMI Port

The G246HYL is a one HDMI port PC display. Most of the other medium monitors that have been available for around the same time as the G246HYL have between one and three HDMI ports.

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Quite Slow Response Time

Across all the PC monitors of this age and type the response times range from 1ms to 40ms. The Acer G246HYL has one of the slower response times (6 milliseconds) amongst flatpanel monitors of this age.

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Quite High Annual Energy Consumption

The average annual energy consumption of LCD screens of a comparable age and spec to the G246HYL is 47kWh. The G246HYL has a quite high annual energy consumption (75 kilowatt hours) compared to most of the other medium monitors that are a similar age to the G246HYL.

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2 Other reasons to consider the Acer G246HYL

Released Over a Year Ago

This flatpanel monitor was released over a year ago.

Average Width

At 624 millimeters, the G246HYL has a fairly typical width compared to most of the other medium monitors that are a comparable age to the G246HYL.

If you don't mind having a wider width then you might want to look at the Acer KA240HQ[plb_2903227_price] (567mm and cheaper); or the DELL UP2715K[plb_2678878_price] (637.3mm and higher rated).

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Specification

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HDMI Port
VGA (D-Sub) Port
DVI Port
USB Type-A Downstream Port
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Thin Client
Thin Client Installed
Networking
Ethernet LAN Port
WiFi
Bluetooth
Ergonomics
Maximum Height Adjustment
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Power Consumption When Off
Typical Power Consumption
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Annual Energy Consumption
Weight & Dimensions
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Cable Included

Expert Reviews

(3)
17 April 2015

Hoewel het de moeite loont om wat meer dan het absolute minimum uit te geven aan een beeldscherm, heeft niet iedereen 400 euro of meer aan een beeldscherm te besteden. Hardware.Info testte 11... Read more…

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Unflexibler Standfu
21 July 2014

Monitor o przek?tnej 24 cali, rozdzielczo?ci 1920 x 1080 pikseli, jasno?ci 306 cd/m? i kontra?cie 1237:1 z matryc? typu IPS. Z??cza: 1 x D-Sub, 2 x HDMI.OpisSpecyfikacja i wyniki Zobacz pe?ny...

14 October 2013

Der Acer G246HYL überzeugt im Test als günstiger Consumer-Monitor mit IPS-Panel. Die Bildqualität ist insgesamt sehr gut, die Ausleuchtung bei dunklen Bildinhalten aber etwas ungleichmäßig....

User Reviews

(269)
Reviewed 19 November 2012 by Alexander Watt
(Verified Purchase)

I bought this to expand my working space. Standard Delivery cost me nothing and it arrived 4 days after purchase, the day after it dispatched. It was well packaged in polystyrene with the screen... Read more…

Reviewed 5 May 2013 by DoDo Fan
(Verified Purchase)

I purchased this monitor, the Acer G246HL model,to replace an Acer model, (AL1714), of some five years vintage. I kept in the same stable as I had no trouble with the earlier monitor during those... Read more…

Reviewed 15 November 2015 by Mr. R. J. Went
(Verified Purchase)

Thin, light and cheap. I bought this to add a second display to my computer. The actual build quality is fine but compared to my older monitor, the colour representation from this monitor is... Read more…

Reviewed 21 March 2014 by TopShopper13
(Verified Purchase)

I purchased this Acer screen to replace a Samsung UE22D5003 22-inch LED TV/Monitor which I'd been using on my computer for the last 9 months. Both screens are full HD (1920x1080p). I use my... Read more…

Reviewed 3 January 2014 by Jonny
(Verified Purchase)

I got these to replace some very bad LG 24EN33V 23.6 inch Widescreen Full HD LCD Monitor which i'd sent back I bought two of these so i could have a 3 monitor setup (eyefinity for gaming) For a... Read more…

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Electricity cost when switched on $62.85
Electricity cost when on standby $2.11
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Total running cost over 5 years $64.96
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Running this PC monitor over 5 years will generate 0.42 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
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To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant 11 tree seedlings and grow them for 10 years.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers g246hylbi, acer g246, umqg6ee011, acer g246h, umqg6ee009, g246hylbid, acer 100m1, acer g246hy, acer p198846, acer p236706, acer g246hyl, acer 250cdm2, acer p198846p, acer p236706p, acer g246hylb, acer 1920x1080, acer g246hylbd, acer g246hylbi, acer g246hylbm, acer g246hylbid, acer g246hylbmj, acer g246hylbmi, acer umqg6ee005, acer umqg6ee011, acer umqg6ee009, acer umqg6ee001, acer g246hylbmjj, acer g246hylbmid
Barcodes 04712196803179, 04712196803216, 04712196892258, 04713147530441

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