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Acer 196W
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Acer 196W PC Monitor

19" 1440 X 900 100000000:1 LED Feb 2013
Display Diagonal Display Resolution Contrast Ratio (dynamic) Display Release Date $44.24 Electricity cost over 5 years
Reasonably priced
Acer has good LCD screen reviews
Not robust
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Nice Design

One Acer 196W reviewer who reviewed the product concluded that it was a good design. Nicole Sidlow and she mentioned in her review “The only thing that really bothers me is the design on the stand(which you can't see very well on the picture”.

Not Robust

One customer mentioned in their reviews that it was not well made. Penfold said in their review of this PC monitors on Amazon two years ago “It's very 'plasticky' and is only adjustable up” and rated the product 60 out of 100.

Difficult to Use

One person mentioned in their reviews that the product was not easy to use. Penfold and wrote in their Acer 196W review on Amazon “I found the controls minimal and not intuitive and it's not easy to adjust the colour/brightness to an acceptable level”.


Acer Has Good LCD Screen Reviews

Based on 4,255 expert and owner reviews, Acer has good ratings for its PC monitors. Acer also has good ratings specifically for its small monitors. 89% of those that bought a Acer LCD screen would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.


Has a Built-In Speaker(s)

The Acer 196W has a built-in speaker(s), which is unusual. Most of the other small monitors that came out around the same time as this flatpanel monitor do not have a built-in speaker(s).

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Has an HDCP

The Acer 196W has an HDCP. Most of the other LCD screens of this age and type also have an HDCP.

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1440 X 900 Pixels Display Resolution

The most display resolution of the Acer 196W is 1440 x 900 pixels. That's 1% less display resolution than the most frequently found display resolution of 1280 x 1024 pixels.

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Packaging Content

Has Two Cables Included

The Acer 196W has a greater number of cables included than most LCD screens that have been around for more than two years. This PC screen has a VGA cables included, which is the most commonly found cables included found on small monitors that have been on the market for a similar time to this PC monitor. The cables included "AC" is also found on this PC display.

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Price Has Gone Up by 16% (16%)

There was a cheaper price of $83.99 at Newegg UK 54 days ago.Our unique forecasting algorithm looks at historic price trends and predicts the most likely price change over the next 2 weeks. There is a 63% chance that the price will go up further. However the future is never certain and there remains a 37% chance that the price will actually go back down. Sign up to price alerts to be notified when the price goes back down.


Released Over Four Years Ago

This PC display has been on the market since April 2017.

Product Identifiers

Barcodes 00712196624651, 04053162537057, 04712196624651

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