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Acer K242H

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Acer K242H

Acer K242H
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An excellently reviewed and good spec 24" LCD screen, with low running costs
24" 1920 X 1080 (Full HD) Pixels 100000000:1 No Jun 2015
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Acer K242H Review

With excellent reviews and very good features, we have scored the Acer K242H as follows:
96
Reviews
321 Reviews
79
Features
Good Features
76
Running Costs
$58 Over 5 Years
74
Overall Score
Very Good

Why Has it Scored 74?

It has outstanding user reviews with an average user rating of 91%, based on 321 reviews.
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 LCD screens 2018.
This Acer PC monitor has running costs of $58 over 5 years, which puts it typical compared to the other 3,292 LCD screens that we have compared it to. View all energy saving flatpanel monitors.
The K242H has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
Very fast response time
Has a built-in speaker(s)
Full-featured for everyone
Stunning performance
Comfortable views
Smart design
Environment-friendly
Narrower than average horizontal viewing angle
Does not have a built-in USB hub

Acer K242H Video Reviews

Acer K242H In-Depth Analysis

Running Costs

Average Running Costs

The K242H is typical compared to the other 3,292 PC screens that we have assessed for 5 year running costs. Based on average energy prices and usage levels, we estimate the 5 year running cost of the K242H is $58.

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Features

1920 X 1080 Pixels Resolution

This PC screen has a display resolution of 1920 x 1080 (Full HD)|1920 x 1080 pixels, which is the most frequently found resolution on flatpanel monitors.

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Average Display Diagonal

The Acer K242H's display diagonal of 24" is pretty average compared to most other flatpanel monitors. It is in the biggest 58% of all flatpanel monitors when sorted by this feature.

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Very Fast Response Time

Across all the flatpanel monitors the response times range from 1ms to 55ms, and the average response time is 5.5ms. The Acer K242H's response time of only 2ms is faster than average when compared to most other flatpanel monitors. It is in the fastest 9% of all LCD screens when sorted by this feature.

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Has a Built-In Speaker(s)

The Acer K242H has a built-in speaker(s). 53% of flatpanel monitors do not have a built-in speaker(s).

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Narrower Than Average Horizontal Viewing Angle

The horizontal viewing angle of the Acer K242H of only 170° is narrower than average when compared to most other flatpanel monitors. It is narrower than 88% of all flatpanel monitors when ranked by this feature. Across all the flatpanel monitors the horizontal viewing angles range from 40° to 180°, and the average horizontal viewing angle is 170°.

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Very Wide Vertical Viewing Angle

Flatpanel monitors have vertical viewing angles of between 40° and 180°, and the average vertical viewing angle is 160°. The vertical viewing angle of the Acer K242H of 180° is very wide compared to most other PC displays. It is wider than 99% of all flatpanel monitors when ranked by this feature.

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Does Not Have a Built-In USB Hub

Like most other PC screens, the Acer K242H does not have a built-in USB hub. 81% of flatpanel monitors do not have a built-in USB hub.

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Has a Stand Included

The Acer K242H has a stand included, unlike 84% of PC displays which do not have a stand included.

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Has AC, DisplayPort and 1 More Cables Included

The number of cables included found on the Acer K242H is more than most PC displays. The most frequently found cables included is USB, but this cables included is not found on this Acer PC monitor. The cables included DVI, AC and DisplayPort are also found on this flatpanel monitor.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

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Barcodes:

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