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Eizo ColorEdge CG246-BK

Eizo ColorEdge CG246-BK PC Monitor

24" 1920 X 1200 LCD 580mm Oct 2012
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The EIZO CG246 with wide gamut and LED backlight operates on a very simple principle: It shows things as they are. The integrated measurement device with which the ColorEdge monitor adjusts itself... More
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8 Reasons For

Good Expert Reviews

This LCD screen received an expert rating of 83 out of 100 from swiatobrazu.pl.

Good Brand

Eizo has good average reviews for its medium monitors as well as across its entire PC screen range.

1920 X 1200 Pixels Display Resolution

The most display resolution of the ColorEdge CG246-BK is 1920 x 1200 pixels. That's 11% more display resolution than a 1920 x 1080 pixels LCD screen, which is the most frequently found display resolution. Across all PC monitors that have been on the market for a comparable time to the ColorEdge CG246-BK the best display resolution is 2560 x 1600 pixels and the worst is 1366 x 768 pixels.

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Very Wide Vertical Viewing Angle

With a vertical viewing angle of 178 degrees, the ColorEdge CG246-BK has one of the widest vertical viewing angles amongst medium monitors of this age. The narrowest vertical viewing angle of flatpanel monitors of this age and spec is 50°, the widest is 180°, and the average vertical viewing angle is 170°.

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Quite Wide Horizontal Viewing Angle

The average horizontal viewing angle of medium monitors that are a comparable age to the ColorEdge CG246-BK is 170°. With a horizontal viewing angle of 178 degrees, the ColorEdge CG246-BK has one of the wider horizontal viewing angles amongst medium monitors of this age.

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1080p Video Mode

This PC display has a 1080i|1080p|480i|480p|576i|576p|720p video mode, which is typical of many medium monitors that have been on the market for a comparable time to it.

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1920 X 1200 (WUXGA) Graphics Resolution

The highest resolution of the ColorEdge CG246-BK is 1920 x 1200 (WUXGA). That's 11% more resolution than the most frequently found graphics resolution of 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080). Across all PC monitors of a similar age and spec to the ColorEdge CG246-BK the resolution ranges from 640 x 350 to 3840 x 2160.

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Has Two Cables Included

The number of cables included found on the ColorEdge CG246-BK is more than most PC displays that were launched around the same time as it. This flatpanel monitor has an AC cable included, which is the most frequently found cable included found on PC monitors of this age and spec. The cable included "USB" is also found on this Eizo PC display.

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8 Reasons Against

Does Not Have a Built-In Speaker

The ColorEdge CG246-BK does not have a built-in speaker, although keep in mind that most of the other PC monitors of a comparable age and spec to the ColorEdge CG246-BK also do not have a built-in speaker.

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Not 3D Compatible

Most LCD screens of a similar type and age to the ColorEdge CG246-BK are not 3D compatible. The ColorEdge CG246-BK is no exception to this as it too is not 3D compatible.

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Does Not Have a Built-In Camera

Most medium monitors that have been on the market for a similar time to the ColorEdge CG246-BK do not have a built-in camera. The ColorEdge CG246-BK is no exception to this as it too does not have a built-in camera.

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Does Not Have an Integrated Card Reader

The ColorEdge CG246-BK does not have an integrated card reader, although it is worth noting that most of the other PC monitors that have been available for a comparable time to the ColorEdge CG246-BK also do not have an integrated card reader.

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Only One HDMI Port

The ColorEdge CG246-BK is a one HDMI port LCD screen.

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Fairly High Maximum Power Consumption

The Eizo ColorEdge CG246-BK has one of the higher maximum power consumptions (98 Watts) amongst medium monitors of this age. The maximum power consumptions of PC monitors of this spec and age range from 5.4W to 250W, and the average maximum power consumption is 53W.

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Quite Slow Response Time

With a response time of 8 milliseconds, the Eizo ColorEdge CG246-BK has a quite slow response time compared to most of the other medium monitors that were launched around the same time as the ColorEdge CG246-BK. The response times of PC screens of this age and spec range from 1ms to 40ms, and the average response time is 6.1ms.

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Heavy

The lightest similar spec PC monitor that is a comparable age to the ColorEdge CG246-BK is 3g weight and the heaviest is 39kg. At 9.9 kilograms, the ColorEdge CG246-BK is fairly heavy compared to most of the other LCD screens that have been around for more than two years.

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3 Other reasons to consider the Eizo ColorEdge CG246-BK

Released Over Four Years Ago

This Eizo PC monitor was released over four years ago.

LCD Display Type

The ColorEdge CG246-BK has an LCD display type which is better than most medium monitors that have been available for more than two years. Most medium monitors that were launched around the same time as it have an LED display type.

It may also be worth also looking at one of the other PC displays that have an LCD Display currently available including because of it's better review score, the NEC Spectraview 271[plb_1448455_price].

If the display type of this Eizo PC display is too bad for you then you might want to consider the ColorEdge CG277[pl_2222633_price] (LED), or the ColorEdge CG247[pl_2367265_price] (LED) both from Eizo which also has a higher rating.

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Average Width

With a width of 580 millimeters, the ColorEdge CG246-BK has a pretty average width compared to most of the other medium monitors that have been around for a similar time to the ColorEdge CG246-BK.

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Specification

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Built-In Camera
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Performance
Integrated Card Reader
Networking
Bluetooth
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Expert Reviews

(1)
18 October 2013

Jak oceni? monitor kosztuj?cy ponad 8 tysi?cy z?otych i przeznaczony dla zawodowych fotografów, grafików i osób z bran?y reklamowej oraz DTP? Na pewno bez taryfy ulgowej je?li chodzi o jako??...

Znakomita jako wywietlanego obrazu, doskonae wyrwnanie jasnoci podwietlenia, bardzo dobra jako wykonania, wbudowany modu do kalibracji sprztowosoftware'owej, bardzo rozbudowane moliwoci regulacji pooe
Niska prdko i maa liczba portw typu downstream wbudowanego rozganika USB, brak polskiej wersji jzykowej w menu, prawie 8 5 tysica zotych to jednak niemaa kwota

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Electricity cost when switched on $50.66
Electricity cost when on standby $2.35
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Total running cost over 5 years $53.01
Running costs for this PC monitor have been estimated based on other similar PC monitors. If you know how much electricity and water the Eizo ColorEdge CG246-BKuses then please let us know by entering those figures in the boxes above.
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Running this PC monitor over 5 years will generate 0.34 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
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To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant 9 tree seedlings and grow them for 10 years.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers cg246b, cg246bk
Barcodes 00132017858562, 00690592033908, 04995047040873

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