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Philips 193V5LSB2

Philips 193V5LSB2 PC Monitor

18.5" 1366 X 768 10000000:1 LCD May 2016
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Enjoy vivid LED pictures on this Philips display. Equipped with SmartControl lite, it's a great choice! - LED technology for vivid colors- SmartContrast for rich black details- Easy display... More
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User Reviews Are Good

Users have rated this PC screen on average 83%. Users think this flatpanel monitor is one of the very best small monitors that have been on the market for the last year.

Best Seller

According to Amazon sales data, the 193V5LSB2 is one the top selling LCD screen currently available for purchase.

Good Picture Quality

One Philips 193V5LSB2 owner who reviewed the Philips 193V5LSB2 concluded that it had good colour saturation. Karlito wrote a few weeks ago “Perfect size for my desk, bright contrast and natural colours” in their review. One Philips 193V5LSB2 reviewer reckoned that this PC monitor had clear images. Luke wrote in his review “It fits it's purpose and does have good image clarity”.

Good Product Quality

One Philips 193V5LSB2 owner wrote in their reviews that it was good quality.

Robust

One customer reckoned that the Philips 193V5LSB2 was well made.

Easy to Use

One person who reviewed the Philips 193V5LSB2 reckoned that it was easy to setup. Pt-Buyer rated it as very good and mentioned “Easy to set up” in their review of this PC monitor.

Only Released Eight Months Ago

This PC screen is one of the latest LCD screens to be released.

Philips Has Good Reviews for Its Flatpanel Monitors

Based on 814 expert and user reviews, Philips has good reviews for its LCD screens. Philips also has good reviews specifically within its small monitors range compared to other brands.

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Short

Small monitors that have been around for a comparable time to the 193V5LSB2 have heights of between 75mm and 410mm, and the average height is 300mm. At only 273 millimeters, the Philips 193V5LSB2 is fairly short compared to most of the other latest similar spec LCD screens.

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11 Reasons Against

Does Not Have a Built-In Speaker

The 193V5LSB2 does not have a built-in speaker, although it is worth keeping in mind that most of the other recently released flatpanel monitors also do not have a built-in speaker.

We compared all the other LCD screens which also have a built-in speaker to this PC monitor and we think the AOC E975SWDA[plb_3357342_price] is also worth considering.

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Not 3D Compatible

The 193V5LSB2 is not 3D compatible. Most of the other small monitors that have been on the market for the last year are also not 3D compatible.

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Does Not Have a Built-In Camera

The 193V5LSB2 does not have a built-in camera. Most of the other similar spec LCD screens that were launched around the same time as the 193V5LSB2 also do not have a built-in camera.

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Does Not Have an Integrated Card Reader

Like most of the other similar spec PC displays that were launched around the same time as the 193V5LSB2, the Philips 193V5LSB2 does not have an integrated card reader.

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Only 1366 X 768 Pixels Display Resolution

This PC display has a display resolution of 1366 x 768 pixels, which is the most frequently found display resolution on recently released small monitors.

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Quite Small Viewable Height

With a viewable height of only 230.4 millimeters, the 193V5LSB2 has one of the smaller viewable heights amongst small monitors of this age. The smallest viewable height of comparable spec flatpanel monitors that were launched in the last 12 months is 190mm, the biggest is 410mm, and the average viewable height is 260mm.

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Very Narrow Vertical Viewing Angle

The vertical viewing angles of similar spec flatpanel monitors that came out around the same time as the 193V5LSB2 range from 50° to 180°. At only 65 degrees, the Philips 193V5LSB2 has a fairly narrow vertical viewing angle compared to most of the other recently released comparable spec flatpanel monitors.

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Quite Small Display Diagonal

The average display diagonal of recently released small monitors is 47cm, and the screen sizes range from 39cm to 50cm. At only 47 centimeters, the Philips 193V5LSB2 has a quite small display diagonal compared to most of the other similar spec PC screens that came out around the same time as the 193V5LSB2.

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Very Dim Display Brightness

Small monitors that are a comparable age to the 193V5LSB2 have display brightness of between 200 cd/m² and 400 cd/m², and the average display brightness is 240 cd/m². At only 200 candellas per square meter, the 193V5LSB2 has a quite dim display brightness compared to most of the other recently released PC screens.

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Very Short Mean Time Between Failures

The average mean time between failures of PC monitors that came out in the last year is 60,000h. The 193V5LSB2 has one of the shorter mean time between failures (only 30,000 hours) amongst similar spec PC screens of this age.

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Fairly High Power Consumption When Off

The 193V5LSB2 has a quite high power consumption when off (0.5 Watts) compared to most of the other new small monitors. The average power consumption when off of small monitors that were released around the same time as the 193V5LSB2 is 0.36W, and the power consumptions when off range from 0.1W to 0.5W.

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2 Other reasons to consider the Philips 193V5LSB2

LCD Display Type

The 193V5LSB2 has an LCD display type which is better than the LED display type found on most recently released flatpanel monitors.

PC screens with a better display type that might also be worth looking at include the AOC E975SWDA[plb_3357342_price] (LED), the V7 L185V-2E[plb_3537115_price] (LED), or the Benq DL2020[plb_3876209_price] (LED).

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Average Width

With a width of 437 millimeters, the 193V5LSB2 has a fairly typical width compared to most of the other small monitors that have been around for the last year.

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User Reviews

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Reviewed 13 August 2016 by Luke
(Verified Purchase)

Can't really complain, paid £57 for it. Bargin really. Only VGA but never the less, it fits it's purpose and does have good image clarity. Definite buy if you're looking for something this size.... Read more…

Reviewed 9 August 2016 by Karlito
(Verified Purchase)

Perfect size for my desk, bright contrast and natural colours. This monitor is very economical and saves you money, especially if you have it turned on all day long like me. I've been using it... Read more…

Reviewed 2 August 2016 by Aphid
(Verified Purchase)

My laptop's screen died. Needed monitor attached to it quickly, if only to backup things. This did the trick. Cable included. Plugged in. Laptop works, even better than old screen, so happy.

Reviewed 27 July 2016 by Mrs f. kivlin
(Verified Purchase)

Great TV...great price...like size for bedroom...good picture...with free view...easy tunning Came really quickly....really happy with.

Reviewed 5 July 2016 by U.M
(Verified Purchase)

Ordered Philips 19" monitor depicted, received an 18.5 inch with the same model number. The difference sounds negligible, but I guarantee most will notice how small an 18.5 is in comparison with... Read more…

Reviewed 5 July 2016 by U.M
(Verified Purchase)

This item was not the advertised size. Used to take time to write proper reviews. That meant product descriptions, pros/cons and final summary. Then I noticed votes are being manipulated on amazon... Read more…

Reviewed 12 June 2016 by Dark Isle
(Verified Purchase)

Great little monitor...

Reviewed 24 May 2016 by Tracy paskin
(Verified Purchase)

Really nice...

Reviewed 29 April 2016 by PT-buyer
(Verified Purchase)

Regular monitor that does what it is supposed to do. Easy to set up. Recommended.

Reviewed 3 April 2016 by J Cooper | 11 Comments
(Verified Purchase)

Brought this as I typed in small tv and this came up. Great size and everything I wanted. Got it home to find out it was a computer screen!!!! Grrrrrr this should be clearly stated!!!

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Electricity cost when switched on $10.87
Electricity cost when on standby $2.36
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Total running cost over 5 years $13.23
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Running this PC monitor over 5 years will generate 0.085 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
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To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant 3 tree seedlings and grow them for 10 years.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers 193v5lsb2, 193v5lsb297, philips p167657, apple 193v5lsb2, philips 100x100, philips p167657p, philips 1366x768, philips 193v5lsb2, philips 193v5lsb210, philips phl193v5lsb2
Barcodes 05054484253617, 08712581688165, 08712581688196, 08712581716585

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