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Acer 326HUL

Acer 326HUL PC Monitor

32" 100000000:1 LED Apr 2014
Display Diagonal Contrast Ratio (dynamic) Display Built-In Speaker(s) Release Date
FlexibleFind the working angle that's perfect for you with a monitor that tilts, swivels, pivots and can be adjusted for height. The stand also has a magnetic area, perfect for holding paperclips... More
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8 Reasons For

Acer Has Good PC Display Reviews

Acer has good average reviews for its medium monitors as well as across its entire PC monitor range compared to other brands.

LED Display Type

This PC display has an LED display type, which is typical of many PC displays of a comparable spec and age to it.

Alternative flatpanel monitors that have an LED Display currently available that you might also want to look at include because of it's better review score, the HP 2211[plb_1397010_price], the Acer B286HK[plb_2551124_price], or the Samsung S32D850T[plb_2346019_price].

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Has a Built-In Speaker

The Acer 326HUL has a built-in speaker, which is unusual. Most of the other medium monitors that are a similar age to the 326HUL do not have a built-in speaker.

There are a number of other PC monitors with a built-in speaker currently available that you might want to consider including because of it's better review score, the Philips 243V5QHAB/75[plb_3026500_price], the Asus PB278Q [plb_1443239_price], or the Acer DA220[plb_1606986_price].

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Fairly Wide Vertical Viewing Angle

The narrowest vertical viewing angle of PC screens that came out around the same time as the 326HUL is 50° and the widest is 180°. The Acer 326HUL has a quite wide vertical viewing angle (178 degrees) compared to most of the other comparable spec PC screens that are a similar age to the 326HUL.

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Quite Wide Horizontal Viewing Angle

The average horizontal viewing angle of PC displays that are a similar age to the 326HUL is 170°. At 178 degrees, the Acer 326HUL has a quite wide horizontal viewing angle compared to most of the other PC monitors that are a comparable age to the 326HUL.

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Two HDMI Ports

Most PC displays that have been available for a comparable time to the 326HUL have between one and three HDMI ports, including the Acer 326HUL which has two HDMI ports.

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Quite Bright Display Brightness

Comparable spec flatpanel monitors that have been on the market for more than two years have display brightness of between 30 cd/m² and 1,700 cd/m². With a display brightness of 300 candellas per square meter, the Acer 326HUL has one of the brighter display brightness amongst medium monitors of this age.

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2560 X 1440 Graphics Resolution

The highest resolution of the Acer 326HUL is 2560 x 1440. That's 78% more resolution than a 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080) PC screen, which is the most common resolution. The worst resolution of all similar spec LCD screens that have been available for around the same time as the 326HUL is 640 x 350 and the best is 3840 x 2160.

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8 Reasons Against

Only One USB Type-A Downstream Port

The Acer 326HUL is a one USB Type-A downstream port PC screen.

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Not 3D Compatible

The Acer 326HUL is not 3D compatible. Most of the other LCD screens of a similar type and age to the 326HUL are also not 3D compatible.

If you want a PC screen that is 3D compatible then you might also want to look at the Philips 272G5DYEB/93[plb_3175233_price], the Acer DA220[plb_1606986_price], or the Samsung SMT-2232[plb_1414672_price] which also has a higher rating.

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Does Not Have a Built-In Camera

Most medium monitors that have been available for around the same time as the 326HUL do not have a built-in camera. The Acer 326HUL is no exception to this as it too does not have a built-in camera.

We think you might also be interested in other PC displays which also have a built-in camera including the Acer DA220[plb_1606986_price], or the Philips 272P4[plb_1489468_price]; or the DELL UZ2715H[plb_2323479_price].

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Does Not Have an Integrated Card Reader

The Acer 326HUL does not have an integrated card reader. Most of the other PC screens that came out more than two years ago also do not have an integrated card reader.

We compared this LCD screen to all the other flatpanel monitors with an integrated card reader and we think the Acer DA220[plb_1606986_price], or the DELL U2713H[plb_1518815_price] which is also higher rated is also worth considering.

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Only One USB 3.0 Port

Most PC monitors of this age and type have between one and five USB 3.0 ports, including the Acer 326HUL which has one USB 3.0 port.

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Only HD HD Type

This PC monitor has a Full HD HD type, which is typical of many medium monitors that have been on the market for more than two years.

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Very Low RMS Rated Audio Power

Across all the medium monitors that have been around for a similar time to the 326HUL the RMS rated audio powers range from 0.5W to 49W, and the average RMS rated audio power is 5.2W. With an RMS rated audio power of only 2 Watts, the Acer 326HUL has a quite low RMS rated audio power compared to most of the other medium monitors that are a similar age to the 326HUL.

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Quite Slow Response Time

PC monitors that are a similar age to the 326HUL have response times of between 1ms and 40ms, and the average response time is 6.1ms. The Acer 326HUL has one of the slower response times (6 milliseconds) amongst medium monitors of this age.

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1 Other reason to consider the Acer 326HUL

Released Over Two Years Ago

Acer released the 326HUL over two years ago.

Specification

Display
Display Diagonal
Display Resolution
Contrast Ratio (dynamic)
Display
3D
Supported Graphics Resolutions
Backlight Type
HD Type
HDCP
Aspect Ratio
Viewing Angle, Vertical
Viewing Angle, Horizontal
Display Brightness
Response Time
Native Aspect Ratio
Ports & Interfaces
DisplayPorts Quantity
HDMI Ports Quantity
DVI Port
USB Type-A Downstream Ports Quantity
USB Hub Version
AC (power) in
Multimedia
Built-In Speaker(s)
Built-In Camera
RMS Rated Power
Number of Loudspeakers
TV Tuner Integrated
Design
Colour of Product
Thin Client
Thin Client Installed
Ergonomics
Tilt Angle
Tilt Adjustment
Swivelling
Swivel Angle Range
VESA Mounting
Certificates
Energy Star Certified

Expert Reviews

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Excellent default colour fidelity (Delta E 1.7)
Comprehensive connectivity
Color accuracy
Port selection
Build quality
Reverse ghosting affects bright backgrounds
No portrait mode
Average speakers
Response time
No MHL

User Reviews

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Reviewed 11 December 2014 by Alejandro P.
(Verified Purchase)

If you want 75Hz refresh rate the maximum rez I could get was 2048 x 1152 but it is soft since the monitor automatically scale it up. For the most part I'm using 60Hz 1920 x 1440 resolution when I... Read more…

Works at full 2560 x 1440 resolution using the HDMI port and Intel H 4000 Graphics (alas at 55Hz refresh rate, not at monitor fault
It also accepts 60Hz 1920 x 1440 for 1 1 pixel mapping
Flicker free backlight at lower brightness levels, aka No PWM
Video Connectors are properly located closer to desk surface so I can run shorter cable lengths
Design and finishes are decent and adjusting the height is a snap
There is no 1 1 pixel mapping function so anything lower than full resolution is automatically scaled resulting in a fuzzy, low contrast, interpolated mess
No support for 2400 x 1440), 2160 x 1440) or 2048 x 1440)resolutions which are the largest resolutions that most of todays laptops can support at 60Hz through the HDMI port
At 1280 x 720 (Exact Half Rez) you would expect a simple Pixel Doubling to fill the screen so it looks like a Native 720P panel but unfortunately it doesn't, it is just fuzzy interpolated scaling as t
Documentation is pathetic, it even talks about VGA port when there is none and there are more pages dedicated to regulatory compliance than describing the settings. Some of the functions are up to the
The monitor can rotate Left-Right but it does with the whole base so you need to clear more space on your desk if you do this often

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers acer b326, acer b326h, acer b326hu, acer b326hul, acer umjb6aa001, acer america b326, acer america b326h, acer america b326hu, acer america b326hul, acer america umjb6aa001
Barcodes 00012300310420, 00012300404822, 00801940116536, 00803982744142, 00807320198703, 00807320222651, 00809394266807, 00823536049813, 00887899397509, 08878993975092

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