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Acer G257HU

74

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Acer G257HU

$257.40
$208.78 $49 cheaper than 17 days ago
Acer G257HU
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A top-rated and very popular 25" PC monitor, with alright running costs but representing only average value for money
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ACER UM.QG7AA.002 (001) G257HU smidpx
$208.78
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Acer G257HU smidpx 25-Inch WQHD (2560 x 1440) Widescreen Monitor
$241.53
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Acer G257HU smidpx 25" 16:9 IPS Monitor
$257.40
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Acer G257HU smidpx 25-Inch WQHD (2560 x 1440) Widescreen Monitor (Brand new, unopened) - on
$264.59
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Acer G7 Series G257HU Black/Silver 25" WQHD 2560 x 1440 (2K) IPS 4ms (GTG) Black LED Backlight LCD Monitor, Slim Frame Design w/ Acer Flicker Less Technology, V
$269.99
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Acer G257HU smidpx 25-Inch WQHD (2560 x 1440) Widescreen Monitor (Brand new, unopened)
$274.94
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Acer G257HU smidpx 25-Inch WQHD (2560 x 1440) Widescreen Monitor (Brand new, unopened)
$279.00
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Acer G257HU 25" WQHD LED-Backlit Widescreen LCD Monitor (Brand new, unopened)
$285.85
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Acer G257HU smidpx 25-Inch WQHD (2560 x 1440) Widescreen Monitor New (Brand new, unopened)
$297.99
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Acer G257HU 25 LED LCD Monitor - 16:9 - 4 ms
$279.99
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Acer G257HU 25" LED LCD Monitor - 16_9 - 4 ms UM.KG7AA.002 (Brand new, unopened) - on
$280.90
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25" G257HU smidpx
$288.37
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Acer G257HU 25" LED LCD Monitor - 16_9 - 4 ms (Brand new, unopened) - on
$291.17
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Acer G257HU smidpx 25-Inch WQHD (2560 x 1440) Widescreen Monitor Brand New (Brand new, unopened) - on
$309.43
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Monitors Acer G257HU smidpx 25-Inch WQHD (2560 x 1440) Widescreen Monitor (Brand new, unopened) - on
$328.79
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NEW ACER G257HU UM.KG7AA.002 Acer 25" LED LCD Monitor - 16_9 4 ms 2560 x 1440 (Brand new, unopened) - on
$332.84
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Acer G257HU Smidpx 25-Inch WQHD (2560 x 1440) Wide Screen Computer Monitor New (Brand new, unopened) - on
$333.68
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Used - Acer G257HU smidpx 25-Inch WQHD (2560 x 1440) Widescreen Monitor (Used)
$160.00
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Used - Acer G257HU 2560x1440 60Hz 4ms IPS Black and Silver 25in (Used)
$214.99
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Acer G257HU Review

With excellent reviews and very good features, we have ranked the Acer G257HU number 472 across all PC monitors.
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Reviews
134 Reviews
58
Value for Money
Average
78
Features
Good Features
69
Running Costs
$80 Over 5 Years
74
Overall Score
Very Good

Why Has it Scored 74?

It has very good user reviews with 97% of buyers recommending this PC display to others.
This PC monitor is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer PC screens with better features are available. However it has good reviews so it may still be worth considering. View the latest PC monitors 2018.
This Acer PC monitor has running costs of $80 over 5 years, which puts it in the most expensive 20% of all 3,292 PC displays that we have compared it to. View all energy saving PC displays.
The G257HU is one of the best selling PC monitors currently on the market. View best selling PC monitors January 2018.
It has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
2560 x 1440 pixels resolution
Bigger than average display diagonal
Slim and elegant
Expansive views
Eye protection
Green perspective

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. You may want to consider buying now before the price goes up. The price has dropped from $257.40 to $208.78 in the last 17 days. You may want to consider buying now before the price goes back up.
There is a 90% chance that the price will go up. However the future is never certain and there remains a chance that the price will actually go down. Get Price Alerts.

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Acer G257HU In-Depth Analysis

Reviews Summary

A Top Selling PC Display

According to Amazon sales data, the G257HU is one the top selling PC screen currently available for purchase.

Value for Money

Price Has Gone Down by $49 (19%)

The price has dropped from $257.40 to $208.78 in the last 17 days. Sign up to price alerts to be notified when the price changes.

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Cheaper in the United States Than Overseas

We checked 22 other countries for prices for the Acer G257HU and the United States price of $208.78 was the cheapest.

The cheapest price that we could find overseas was in the United Kingdom where the price is £279.13 ($279.13).

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Running Costs

Running Costs Are Very High

The average running cost of the G257HU is $80 over 5 years based on typical usage levels and energy prices, which is in the most expensive 20% of all 3,292 PC screens.

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Features

2560 X 1440 Pixels Resolution

The largest display resolution of the Acer G257HU is 2560 x 1440 pixels. That's 78% larger resolution than a 1920 x 1080 pixels LCD screen, which is the most frequently found resolution. The resolution of all flatpanel monitors ranges from 320 x 240 pixels (worst) to 5120 x 2880 pixels (best).

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Bigger Than Average Display Diagonal

Across all the flatpanel monitors the display diagonals range from 3.5" to 95", and the average display diagonal is 25". The Acer G257HU's display diagonal of 25" is in the biggest 34% of all flatpanel monitors when sorted by this feature.

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Faster Than Average Response Time

Flatpanel monitors have response times of between 1ms and 55ms, and the average response time is 5.5ms. The Acer G257HU's response time of only 4ms is in the fastest 24% of all flatpanel monitors when ranked by this feature.

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Has a Built-In Speaker(s)

The Acer G257HU has a built-in speaker(s), which is unusual. 53% of PC monitors do not have a built-in speaker(s).

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Has AC, DisplayPort and 1 More Cables Included

The Acer G257HU has a greater number of cables included than most PC displays. The most frequently found cables included is USB, but this cables included is not found on this LCD screen. The cables included DVI, AC and DisplayPort are also found on this Acer PC display.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

acer america umkg7aa002, visipax prumkg7aa002, acer america g257hu, visipax umkg7aa002, acer umqg7aa002001, visipax 2560x1440, acer g257husmidpx, acer umkg7aa002cr, acer 2560x1440, visipax g257hu

Barcodes:

00779184245001, 00841631104152, 00887899971167, 04058154037430, 04713147889907, 07426701671685

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