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Average User Reviews
Users have rated this Acer PC display on average 72%.
Good Product Quality
One customer said in their reviews that it was good quality.
Acer Has Good Flatpanel Monitor Reviews
Acer small monitors have good reviews on average and across all flatpanel monitors Acer is one of the superior manufacturers.
1080p Video Mode
The most resolution of the Acer 206HQ is 1080p. That's 50% more resolution than a 720p flatpanel monitor, which is the most frequently found resolution. 720p is also found on this Acer PC screen. In addition, this PC screen has a 1080i video mode.
This PC monitor's resolution (1080p) is actually the best resolution across all small monitors that have been available for more than two years.
A 720p video mode is the worst resolution across similar types of PC monitor.
1600 X 900 Graphics Resolution
The Acer 206HQ has a maximum resolution of 1600 x 900. That's 13% more resolution than a 1280 x 1024 (SXGA) flatpanel monitor, which is the most frequently found resolution. Across all flatpanel monitors that have been around for around the same time as the 206HQ the resolution ranges from 640 x 350 to 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080).
Fairly Big Display Diagonal
The smallest display diagonal of small monitors that have been available for around the same time as the 206HQ is 8.9cm, the biggest is 440cm, and the average display diagonal is 48cm. The Acer 206HQ has one of the bigger screen sizes (49.5 centimeters) amongst PC displays of this age.
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At only 276.2 millimeters, the Acer 206HQ is quite short compared to most of the other comparable spec LCD screens that have been around for around the same time as the 206HQ. Across all the small monitors that have been available for around the same time as the 206HQ the heights range from 5mm to 560mm, and the average height is 310mm.
With a weight of only 2 kilograms, the Acer 206HQ is quite light compared to most of the other comparable spec flatpanel monitors that have been around for more than two years. The average weight of small monitors that are a similar age to the 206HQ is 3.3kg, and the weights range from 2.9g to 19kg.
The depths of LCD screens of this age and type range from 2.7mm to 460mm, and the average depth is 96mm. With a depth of only 32 millimeters, the Acer 206HQ is fairly shallow compared to most of the other comparable spec flatpanel monitors that are a similar age to the 206HQ.
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One Acer 206HQ reviewer thought this PC monitor was not good in terms of HDMI connections. A Palmer wrote “I ordered this for the HDMI connection and it is NOT HDMI” in their Acer 206HQ review.
Does Not Have a Built-In Speaker
The Acer 206HQ does not have a built-in speaker, although it is worth keeping in mind that most of the other small monitors that have been available for a comparable time to the 206HQ also do not have a built-in speaker.
The Acer 206HQ does not have a built-in camera. Most of the other similar spec PC screens that have been around for a comparable time to the 206HQ also do not have a built-in camera.
We think you might also be interested in other LCD screens which also have a built-in camera including the VK193SE, or the VK207S both from Asus or the Acer 193L.
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Does Not Have an Integrated Card Reader
The Acer 206HQ does not have an integrated card reader. Most of the other small monitors that were released more than two years ago also do not have an integrated card reader.
It is worth considering alternative LCD screens which also have an integrated card reader including the Samsung LS20C300.
Very Narrow Vertical Viewing Angle
The narrowest vertical viewing angle of comparable spec flatpanel monitors that have been available for around the same time as the 206HQ is 40° and the widest is 180°. With a vertical viewing angle of only 65 degrees, the Acer 206HQ has a quite narrow vertical viewing angle compared to most of the other PC displays of this age and type.
Very Narrow Horizontal Viewing Angle
With a horizontal viewing angle of only 90 degrees, the Acer 206HQ has a quite narrow horizontal viewing angle compared to most of the other LCD screens of this type and age. PC displays that were released more than two years ago have horizontal viewing angles of between 40° and 180°.
Very Dim Display Brightness
With a display brightness of only 200 candellas per square meter, the Acer 206HQ has a quite dim display brightness compared to most of the other PC displays of this age and type. Across all the small monitors that have been available for around the same time as the 206HQ the display brightness range from 180 cd/m² to 450 cd/m².
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Released Over Two Years Ago
It was over two years ago when Acer released the 206HQ.
LCD Display Type
The Acer 206HQ has an LCD display type which is better than most small monitors that came out more than two years ago. Most flatpanel monitors of this spec and age have an LED display type.
We think you might also be interested in some of the other LCD screens that have an LCD Display currently available including because of it's better review score, the AOC 719VA+, the Neovo X-17P, or the Fujitsu D25.
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