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Acer B196L

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Acer B196L

$145.08
Acer B196L
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An affordable and very economical to run 19" PC screen, with very good features
19" 1280 X 1024 Pixels 100000000:1 No Sep 2016
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Amazon US
Acer B196L UM.CB6AA.001 19-Inch Screen LED-Lit Monitor
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$143.58
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Acer B196L 19" LED LCD Monitor - 5:4 - 6 ms
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$180.45
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Newegg US
Acer B196L 19" LED LCD Monitor - 5:4 - 6 ms
$145.08
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Acer B196L 19" LED LCD Monitor - 5_4 - 6 ms UM.CB6AA.A02 (Brand new, unopened) - on
$153.22
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Acer B196L 19" LED LCD Monitor - 4_3 - 5 ms UM.CB6AA.A01 (Brand new, unopened) - on
$163.51
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New Acer B196l 19" Led Lcd Monitor - 5_4 - 6 Ms_ Um.Cb6aa.A02 (Brand new, unopened) - on
$162.51
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Overstock
Acer B196L 19 LED LCD Monitor - 5:4 - 5 ms
$162.99
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Acer B196L 19" SXGA LED-Backlit LCD Monitor (Brand new, unopened)
$163.26
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Acer B196L 19" LED LCD Monitor - 1280 x 1024 - Dark Gray (Brand new, unopened)
$171.73
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Acer B196L 19" SXGA 1280x1024 LED-Backlit LCD IPS Monitor (Brand new, unopened)
$176.56
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Antonline
Acer B196L 19" LED LCD Monitor - 5_4 - 5 ms (Brand new, unopened) - on
$166.46
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Acer B196L 19" LED LCD Monitor - 5_4 - 5 ms (Brand new, unopened) - on
$174.92
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Acer B196L 19" LED LCD Monitor - 4_3 - 5 ms (Brand new, unopened) - on
$180.57
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Acer B196L 19" LED LCD Monitor - 5_4 - 6 ms (um-cb6aa-a01) (um.cb6aa.a01) (Brand new, unopened) - on
$181.82
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Arsenal PC Inc
NEW ACER B196L UM.CB6AA.A02 Acer 19" LED LCD Monitor - 5_4 5 ms 1280 x 1024 16.7 (Brand new, unopened) - on
$201.91
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Arsenal PC Inc
NEW ACER B196L UM.CB6AA.001 Acer 19" LED LCD Monitor - 5_4 5 ms Adjustable (Brand new, unopened) - on
$208.28
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Arsenal PC Inc
NEW ACER B196L UM.CB6AA.A01 Acer 19" LED LCD Monitor - 4_3 5 ms 1280 x 1024 16.7 (Brand new, unopened) - on
$213.50
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Acer B196L Review

Representing excellent value for money and with very low running costs, we have ranked the Acer B196L number 366 across all PC monitors.
95
Value for Money
Excellent
80
Features
Fully-Featured
93
Running Costs
$29 Over 5 Years
82
Overall Score
Excellent

Why Has it Scored 82?

At over a year old this flatpanel monitor is slightly out of date, and newer PC screens with more up to date technology are available. View the latest PC screens 2018.
It has running costs of only $29 over 5 years, which puts it in the cheapest 15% of all 3,257 PC monitors that we have compared it to. View all energy saving PC screens.
This PC monitor has some great features:
Has a built-in speaker(s)
Has a stand included

Should You Buy it Now?

Our unique forecasting algorithm looks at historic price trends and predicts the most likely price change over the next 2 weeks. There was a cheaper price of $139 on eBay 36 days ago. We predict that the price will go down again.
There is a 48% chance that the price will go down. However the future is never certain and there remains a chance that the price will actually go up. Get Price Alerts.

Acer B196L In-Depth Analysis

Value For Money

Outstanding Value for Money

The product has mediocre features but at $145.08 it is cheaper than 73% of PC monitors.

Price Has Gone Up by $6 (4%)

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Cheaper Price Found in the United Kingdom

We found a cheaper price for the Acer B196L of £89.97 ($89.97) in the United Kingdom. That's a saving of $55.11.

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Running Costs

Running Costs Are Low

The B196L has an average running cost of only $29 over 5 years based on typical usage levels and energy prices, which is in the cheapest 15% of all 3,257 flatpanel monitors.

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Features

Only 1280 X 1024 Pixels Resolution

The largest display resolution of the Acer B196L is 1280 x 1024 pixels. That's 37% smaller display resolution than the most common resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels. Across all LCD screens the resolution ranges from 320 x 240 pixels (worst) to 5120 x 2880 pixels (best).

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Smaller Than Average Display Diagonal

The display diagonals of PC displays range from 3.5" to 95", and the average display diagonal is 25". The display diagonal of the Acer B196L of only 19" is smaller than average when compared to most other PC screens. It is smaller than 91% of all PC displays when ordered by this feature.

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Average Response Time

The response time of the Acer B196L of 5ms is fairly standard compared to most other PC displays. It is slower than 73% of all flatpanel monitors when ranked by this feature.

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Has a Built-In Speaker(s)

The Acer B196L has a built-in speaker(s). 53% of PC displays do not have a built-in speaker(s).

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Narrower Than Average Vertical Viewing Angle

The vertical viewing angle of the Acer B196L of only 160° is narrower than average when compared to most other PC displays. It is in the narrowest 34% of all PC displays when ranked by this feature. Across all the PC displays the vertical viewing angles range from 40° to 180°, and the average vertical viewing angle is 160°.

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Narrower Than Average Horizontal Viewing Angle

The horizontal viewing angles of LCD screens range from 40° to 180°, and the average horizontal viewing angle is 170°. The horizontal viewing angle of the Acer B196L of only 170° is narrower than average when compared to most other flatpanel monitors. It is narrower than 66% of all PC displays when ordered by this feature.

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Does Not Have a Built-In USB Hub

Like most other PC displays, the Acer B196L does not have a built-in USB hub. 81% of PC displays do not have a built-in USB hub.

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Has a Stand Included

The Acer B196L has a stand included, which is unusual. 85% of PC screens do not have a stand included.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

acer 27654024712196655006umcb6ee012, acer 773772332umcb6ee012, acer america umcb6aa001, acer america umcb6aaa02, generic umcb6aa001, acer america b196l, acer umcb6aaa02, acer umcb6ee012, acer umcb6ee016, acer umcb6ee005, acer umcb6aaa01, acer umcb6aa001, acer 1280x1024, acer b196lymdr, acer b196lwmdr, acer 9lb6zs00, acer 8ntmza00, acer 9lb6za00, acer p241600p, acer 8ntmzs00, generic b196l, umcb6eea01, acer 100m1, b196wlymdh

Barcodes:

00000011190084, 00014445256335, 00021111216364, 00132018263167, 00807320196815, 00809392590133, 00887899122453, 00887899168253, 00887988127772, 00888863888870, 04053162537033, 04053162537040, 04712196640477, 04712196654924, 04712196654948, 04712196655006, 04713392212123, 04713392844034, 04713392858420, 05054484482222, 05054533482227, 05054565345361, 08878991224536

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