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Acer K242HQLCbid

$129.99
Acer K242HQLCbid
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A good spec and very economical to run 23.6" PC display, but representing only middle of the road value for money
23.6" 1920 X 1080 (Full HD) Pixels 100000000:1 No Jul 2015
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Acer K2 Series K242HQL cbid 23.6" TN 1ms (GTG) Black Widescreen LED/LCD Monitor 1920 x 1080 FHD at 60 Hz Refresh Rate, Eco Friendly Design, Visual Comfortable W
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Acer K242HQL Cbid 23.6-Inch Full HD (1920 x 1080) Widescreen Display (Brand new, unopened)
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Acer K242HQL Cbid 23.6-Inch Full HD (1920 x 1080) Widescreen Display (Brand new, unopened)
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Acer K242HQLCbid Review

With low running costs and very good features, we have scored the Acer K242HQLCbid as follows:
56
Value for Money
Average
78
Features
Good Features
80
Running Costs
$49 Over 5 Years
69
Overall Score
Good

Why Has it Scored 69?

It is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better PC monitors are available. View the latest PC screens 2018.
This PC monitor has running costs of $49 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 LCD screens.
It has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
Faster than average response time
Full-featured for everyone
Stunning performance
Comfortable views
Smart design
Environment-friendly
Does not have a built-in speaker(s)
Narrower than average vertical viewing angle

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 $99.99 at Newegg US 50 days ago. We predict that the price will go down again.
There is a 54% 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 K242HQLCbid In-Depth Analysis

Value for Money

Price Has Gone Up by $30 (23%)

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Cheaper in the United States Than Overseas

We checked 22 other countries for prices for the Acer K242HQLCbid and the United States price of $129.99 was the cheapest.

The cheapest price that we could find overseas was in the United Kingdom where the price is £146.52 ($146.52).

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Running Costs

OK Running Costs

The K242HQLCbid is typical compared to the other 3,292 PC screens that we have analysed for 5 year running costs. Based on average usage levels and energy prices, we estimate the 5 year running cost of the K242HQLCbid is $49.

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Features

1920 X 1080 Pixels Resolution

This LCD 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 K242HQLCbid's display diagonal of 23.6" is fairly typical compared to most other flatpanel monitors. It is bigger than 56% of all flatpanel monitors when ordered by this feature.

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Faster Than Average Response Time

Across all the PC screens the response times range from 1ms to 55ms, and the average response time is 5.5ms. The response time of the K242HQLCbid of only 1ms is faster than 96% of all flatpanel monitors when ranked by this feature.

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Does Not Have a Built-In Speaker(s)

The K242HQLCbid does not have a built-in speaker(s). 53% of flatpanel monitors also 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 K242HQLCbid of only 160° is narrower than average when compared to most other LCD screens. It is narrower than 78% of all flatpanel monitors when ranked by this feature. The average vertical viewing angle of all PC monitors is 160°, with the narrowest being 40° and the widest being 180°.

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Narrower Than Average Horizontal Viewing Angle

The horizontal viewing angle of the K242HQLCbid of only 170° is narrower than 88% of all PC screens when ranked by this feature. Flatpanel monitors have horizontal viewing angles of between 40° and 180°, and the average horizontal viewing angle is 170°.

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Does Not Have a Built-In USB Hub

The K242HQLCbid does not have a built-in USB hub, although it is worth keeping in mind that 81% of flatpanel monitors also do not have a built-in USB hub.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

acer 1080k242hqlbbd, acer k242hqlcbid, acer k242hqlbbd, acer umux6eec01, acer 1920x1080

Barcodes:

00841631110238, 00888863938209, 04713147902057, 04713392069796, 05054629912782

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