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Acer PC Displays Have Good Reviews
Acer has good average ratings for its medium monitors as well as across its entire flatpanel monitor range compared to other brands.
This PC display has an LED display, which is typical of many medium monitors that are a comparable age to it.
We compared all the other PC screens that have an LED Display to this PC screen and we think the iiyama E2282HD-B1[plb_3052594_price] which is cheaper; or the DELL P2314H[plb_1632519_price] which has better reviews are also worth considering.
1920 X 1200 (WUXGA) Supported Graphics Resolutions
The highest resolution of the G247HYL is 1920 x 1200 (WUXGA). That's 11% more resolution than the most common supported graphics resolutions of 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080). Across all flatpanel monitors of this spec and age the worst resolution is 640 x 350 and the best is 4096 x 2160.
Has Two Cables Includeds
The G247HYL has a greater number of cables included than most similar spec flatpanel monitors that have been available for around the same time as it. This flatpanel monitor has an AC cables included, which is the most commonly found cables included found on medium monitors that have been available for more than a year. The cables included "VGA" is also found on this PC screen.
Very Low Annual Energy Consumption
The lowest annual energy consumption of LCD screens of this type and age is 22kWh, the highest is 120kWh, and the average annual energy consumption is 48kWh. The G247HYL has one of the lower annual energy consumptions (only 29 kilowatt hours) amongst PC monitors of this age.
The lightest medium monitor that has been around for more than a year is 2.3g weight and the heaviest is 79kg. With a weight of only 2.6 kilograms, the G247HYL is fairly light compared to most of the other medium monitors that have been around for around the same time as the G247HYL.
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6 Reasons Against
Does Not Have a Built-In Speaker(s)
The Acer G247HYL does not have a built-in speaker(s). Most of the other PC monitors that came out more than a year ago do have a built-in speaker(s).
Alternative PC monitors which also have a built-in speaker(s) that you might want to consider include the Acer G246HYL[plb_3026768_price] or the Viewsonic VA2265SM-3[plb_3004780_price].
Does Not Have a Built-In Camera
The Acer G247HYL does not have a built-in camera. Most of the other PC displays of a similar age and spec to the G247HYL also do not have a built-in camera.
Like most of the other PC displays of this age and type, the G247HYL is not 3D.
Does Not Have a Card Reader Integrated
The G247HYL does not have a card reader integrated. Most of the other PC screens of this spec and age also do not have a card reader integrated.
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Only HD HD Type
This PC monitor has a Full HD HD type, which is the most frequently found HD type on flatpanel monitors that were released more than a year ago.
Quite Dim Display Brightness
At only 250 candellas per square meter, the G247HYL has a fairly dim display brightness compared to most of the other comparable spec PC displays that were released more than a year ago. The display brightnesss of flatpanel monitors that were launched around the same time as the G247HYL range from 200 cd/m² to 500 cd/m².
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Released Over a Year Ago
It was over a year ago when Acer released the G247HYL.
1920 X 1200 Pixels Display Resolution
The most display resolution of the G247HYL is 1920 x 1200 pixels. That's 11% more display resolution than a 1920 x 1080 pixels flatpanel monitor, which is the most common display resolution.
1920 x 1200
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1920 x 1200 (WUXGA)
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16.78 million colours
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-5 - 15
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Energy Star Certified
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Total running cost over 5 years
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Running this PC monitor over 5 years will generate 0.33 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant 9 tree seedlings and grow them for 10 years.
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