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Acer ED242QR

$130.00
Acer ED242QR
97
Reviews
16 Reviews
82
Features
Fully-Featured
89
Popularity
Amazon Bestseller
97
Value for Money
Excellent
81
Running Costs
$77 Over 5 Years
88
Kagoo Score
Excellent
Our Verdict:
A very popular and astoundingly highly rated 23.6" flatpanel monitor, with great features and a stunningly cheap price
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We checked 22 other countries for prices for the Acer ED242QR and we found a cheaper price of £114.97 ($114.97) in the United Kingdom. That's a saving of $15.03.

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With outstanding reviews and representing excellent value for money, we have ranked the Acer ED242QR number 20 across all PC monitors.

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Kagoo Score
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Reviews
82
Features
89
Popularity
97
Value for Money
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Age
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Kagoo Score

Why Has it Scored 88?

It has marvellous user reviews with an average user rating of 93%, based on 16 reviews.
With it being less than a year since it was released by Acer, this PC display features some of the latest PC display technology. View the latest LCD screens 2018.
This PC monitor has running costs of $77 over 5 years, which puts it typical compared to the other 1,623 PC screens that we have compared it to. View all energy saving flatpanel monitors.
It is one of the best selling LCD screens currently on the market. View best selling LCD screens August 2018.
This Acer PC monitor has some great features:
Bigger than average display diagonal
Faster than average response time
Has a built-in speaker
Wider than average vertical viewing angle
FHD (1920 x 1080) resolution - clearer, sharper images
ZeroFrame, ultrathin display - improved enjoyment and maximum visibility
Gently curved 1800r screen - A more immersive viewing experience
4ms response time - react and respond quickly to what you see on screen

What is the Kagoo Score?

We calculate the Kagoo Score for each PC monitor by looking at its reviews, features, popularity, age, value for money and running costs.

The Kagoo Score is an easy way to understand whether the PC monitor is recommended.

The Kagoo Scores are constantly being updated. As newer, higher spec PC monitors come to market, the older PC monitors will gradually have their Kagoo Score reduced.

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Overall Review Score

The Acer ED242QR has received an average review score of 93% based on 16 reviews.

Reviews Breakdown

69% of customers would recommend the Acer ED242QR.
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11 Reviews
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Average Rating of Acer PC Monitors

We have analysed 9,730 expert reviews and 106,974 user reviews for PC monitors written online and used this data to determine an average rating for Acer PC monitors of 87%. This makes Acer the 7th best PC monitor brand according to customer reviews.

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Features

Key Features

Bigger Than Average Display Diagonal
Only 1920 X 1080 Pixels Resolution
Faster Than Average Response Time
Does Not Have a Built-in USB Hub
Has a Built-in Speaker
Wider Than Average Vertical Viewing Angle
Average Horizontal Viewing Angle
High Typical Contrast Ratio
Features Picture-in-Picture Support
Has a Headphone Out
Bigger Than Average Display Diagonal
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PC screens have display diagonals of between 3.5" and 95", and the average display diagonal is 24". The display diagonal of the ED242QR of 27" is in the biggest 32% of all PC displays when sorted by this feature.

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Only 1920 X 1080 Pixels Resolution

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Faster Than Average Response Time

The response time of the Acer ED242QR of only 4ms is faster than average when compared to most other flatpanel monitors. It is in the fastest 18% of all PC displays when ordered by this feature. The fastest response time of PC monitors is 1ms, the slowest is 55ms, and the average response time is 5.8ms.

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Does Not Have a Built-in USB Hub

The Acer ED242QR does not have a built-in USB hub. 81% of PC displays also do not have a built-in USB hub.

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Has a Built-in Speaker
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The ED242QR has a built-in speaker, which is unusual. 51% of PC displays do not have a built-in speaker.

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Wider Than Average Vertical Viewing Angle
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The Acer ED242QR's vertical viewing angle of 178° is in the widest 35% of all PC displays when ranked by this feature. The vertical viewing angles of PC monitors range from 40° to 180°, and the average vertical viewing angle is 160°.

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Average Horizontal Viewing Angle
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The Acer ED242QR's horizontal viewing angle of 178° is relatively typical compared to most other PC monitors. It is in the widest 58% of all PC displays when ordered by this feature.

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High Typical Contrast Ratio

The ED242QR has a maximum typical contrast ratio of High. That's over two times the typical contrast ratio of the most frequently found typical contrast ratio of Low. Across all PC screens the typical contrast ratio ranges from Very Low (worst) to Ultra High (best). A contrast ratio of between 2,500 and 5,000:1.

A contrast ratio of between 2,500 and 5,000:1.

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Features Picture-in-Picture Support

The Acer ED242QR features Picture-in-Picture support, unlike 89% of PC displays which do not feature Picture-in-Picture support.

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Has a Headphone Out

The ED242QR has a headphone out. 81% of PC displays do not have a headphone out.

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Only Has AC, DisplayPort and 3 More Cables Included

The ED242QR has a greater number of cables included than most PC displays. This LCD screen has a VGA cables included, which is the most frequently found cables included found on PC displays. The cables included "AC", "DisplayPort", "HDMI" and "USB" are also found on this PC display.

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Has a Stand Included

The ED242QR has a stand included. 76% of LCD screens do not have a stand included.

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Ultra High Dynamic Contrast Ratio

This PC screen has a 100000000:1 dynamic contrast ratio, which is typical of many PC displays. A contrast ratio of 50,000:1 or higher.

A contrast ratio of 50,000:1 or higher.

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Has an HDMI

The Acer ED242QR has an HDMI, which is unusual. 87% of PC displays do not have an HDMI.

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Wall Mountable

The Acer ED242QR is wall mountable. 83% of PC displays are not wall mountable.

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Has a Game Mode

The Acer ED242QR has a game mode. 88% of PC displays do not have a game mode.

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Has an Audio Output

The ED242QR has an audio output, unlike 80% of LCD screens which do not have an audio output.

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Has an ECO Mode

The ED242QR has an ECO mode, unlike 87% of PC displays which do not have an ECO mode.

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Popularity

Popularity

The Acer ED242QR is currently ranked number 20 across all PC monitors.
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Value for Money

Value for Money

We determine value for money by calculating a quality score for each product based on its reviews, features and age, and then comparing this quality score to the product price. A PC monitor with a high quality score and low price will get a good value for money score.

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Running Costs

Average Running Costs

The average running cost of the ED242QR is $77 over 5 years based on typical energy prices and usage levels, which is typical compared to the other 1,623 LCD screens.

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Electricity cost when switched on $75.14
Electricity cost when on standby $2.09
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Total running cost over 5 years $77.23
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Energy Rating
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Running this PC monitor over 5 years will generate 0.47 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
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To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant 13 tree seedlings and grow them for 10 years.

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Manufacturer's Description


- FHD (1920 x 1080) Resolution - Clearer, Sharper Images
- ZeroFrame, Ultrathin Display - Improved Enjoyment and Maximum Visibility
- Gently Curved 1800R Screen - A More Immersive Viewing Experience
- 4ms Response Time - React and Respond Quickly to What You See on Screen
- BlueLightShield Technology - Reduces Exposure to Blue Light
- Flickerless Technology - Eliminates Screen Flicker
- ComfyView Reduces Reflections from Ambient Light Sources
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Acer ED242QR Specification

Key Features
Display Diagonal
Display Resolution
Display
Dynamic Contrast Ratio
3D
Response Time
Vertical Viewing Angle
Horizontal Viewing Angle
Typical Contrast Ratio
Aspect Ratio
Supported Graphics Resolutions
Display Surface
Supported Video Modes
HD Type
Pixel Pitch
Display Diagonal (Metric)
Display Technology
Display Brightness
NTSC Coverage (Typical)
Screen Shape
Native Aspect Ratio
Colours
Maximum Refresh Rate
Panel Type
Display Brightness (Typical)
Screen Curvature
Ports & Interfaces
Built-in USB Hub
HDMI Port
Headphone Connectivity
Audio Input
DisplayPort
VGA (D-Sub) Port
DVI Port
Multimedia
Built-in Speaker
Built-in Camera
TV Tuner Integrated
Design
Colour
Market Positioning
Performance
NVIDIA G-Sync
AMD FreeSync
Ergonomics
Height Adjustment
Tilt Angle
Tilt Adjustment
Cable Lock Slot
VESA Mounting
Power
Energy Efficiency Class
Typical Power Consumption
Standby Power Consumption
Power Consumption (Off)
Annual Energy Consumption
Packaging Data
Package Type
Certificates
Energy Star Certified
Certification
Weight & Dimensions
Weight
Height
Depth
Width
Packaging Content
Cables Included
Stand Included
Other Features
Display Technology

Product Identifiers

Barcodes

00191114380109, 04713883441759, 04713883531580

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