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Acer 196W

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Acer 196W

$101.99
Acer 196W
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A very economical to run and top-value 19" PC display, with very good features
19" 1440 X 900 Pixels 100000000:1 No Feb 2013
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Acer 196W Review

Representing excellent value for money and with low running costs, we have ranked the Acer 196W number 445 across all PC monitors.
95
Value for Money
Excellent
80
Features
Fully-Featured
86
Running Costs
$42 Over 5 Years
81
Overall Score
Excellent

Why Has it Scored 81?

It has good user reviews with an average user rating of 80%.
This PC monitor is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better PC displays are available. View the latest flatpanel monitors 2018.
It has running costs of $42 over 5 years, which puts it typical compared to the other 3,257 PC displays that we have compared it to. View all energy saving PC displays.
This Acer PC monitor has some great features:
Has a built-in speaker(s)
Adaptable
Convincing
Prepared
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Acer 196W In-Depth Analysis

Running Costs

Running Costs Are Average

Based on typical energy prices we estimate that the 196W will cost $42 over 5 years to run, which is typical compared to the other 3,257 flatpanel monitors.

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Features

Only 1440 X 900 Pixels Resolution

The Acer 196W has a maximum display resolution of 1440 x 900 pixels. That's 38% smaller display resolution than the most frequently found resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels. The best resolution of all PC displays is 5120 x 2880 pixels and the worst is 320 x 240 pixels.

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Smaller Than Average Display Diagonal

The display diagonal of the Acer 196W of only 19" is smaller than average when compared to most other PC displays. It is smaller than 89% of all PC screens when sorted by this feature. The average display diagonal of all PC displays is 25", with the smallest being 3.5" and the biggest being 95".

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Average Response Time

The response time of the Acer 196W of 5ms is relatively typical compared to most other LCD screens. It is slower than 59% of all PC screens when sorted by this feature.

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Narrower Than Average Vertical Viewing Angle

The vertical viewing angles of PC displays range from 40° to 180°, and the average vertical viewing angle is 160°. The vertical viewing angle of the Acer 196W of only 160° is narrower than average when compared to most other PC displays. It is in the narrowest 25% of all flatpanel monitors when ordered by this feature.

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Narrower Than Average Horizontal Viewing Angle

Across all the LCD screens the horizontal viewing angles range from 40° to 180°, and the average horizontal viewing angle is 170°. The Acer 196W's horizontal viewing angle of only 170° is narrower than average when compared to most other PC displays. It is in the narrowest 30% of all flatpanel monitors when sorted by this feature.

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Has a Built-In Speaker(s)

The Acer 196W has a built-in speaker(s). 53% of LCD screens do not have a built-in speaker(s).

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Product Identifiers

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00712196624651, 04053162537057, 04712196624651

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