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Acer Predator XB281HK

68

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Acer Predator XB281HK

Acer Predator XB281HK
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A good spec but 2 year old 28" PC monitor, with alright running costs
28" 3840 X 2160 (4K) Pixels No 1ms Aug 2015
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Acer Predator XB281HK Review

With very good features, we have scored the Acer Predator XB281HK as follows:
77
Features
Good Features
64
Running Costs
$110 Over 5 Years
68
Overall Score
Good

Why Has it Scored 68?

It is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better PC screens are available. View the latest flatpanel monitors 2018.
This PC monitor has running costs of $110 over 5 years, which puts it in the most expensive 12% of all 3,292 PC monitors that we have compared it to. View all energy saving PC displays.
It has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
Bigger than average display diagonal
3840 x 2160 pixels resolution
Gamers choice
Pixel power
Nvidia g-sync
Seize control
Nvidia ulmb
All the colours
Get comfortable
ZeroFrame
Narrower than average horizontal viewing angle
Narrower than average vertical viewing angle

Acer Predator XB281HK In-Depth Analysis

Running Costs

Very High Running Costs

Based on average energy prices we estimate that the Predator XB281HK will cost $110 over 5 years to run, which is in the most expensive 12% of all 3,292 PC screens.

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Features

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 Predator XB281HK's display diagonal of 28" is bigger than average when compared to most other flatpanel monitors. It is in the biggest 13% of all flatpanel monitors when sorted by this feature.

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3840 X 2160 Pixels Resolution

The largest display resolution of the Predator XB281HK is 3840 x 2160 pixels. That's over four times the resolution of a 1920 x 1080 pixels PC monitor, which is the most common resolution. In addition, this PC screen has a display resolution of 3840 x 2160 (4K) pixels. Across all LCD screens the worst resolution is 320 x 240 pixels and the best is 5120 x 2880 pixels.

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Very Fast 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 Predator XB281HK of only 1ms is faster than 93% of all PC displays when sorted by this feature.

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Has a Built-In Speaker(s)

The Predator XB281HK has a built-in speaker(s), unlike 53% of PC monitors which do not have a built-in speaker(s).

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Narrower Than Average Horizontal Viewing Angle

The Predator XB281HK's horizontal viewing angle of only 170° is narrower than average when compared to most other PC monitors. It is in the narrowest 14% of all PC screens when ranked by this feature. The narrowest horizontal viewing angle of flatpanel monitors is 40°, the widest is 180°, and the average horizontal viewing angle is 170°.

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Narrower Than Average Vertical Viewing Angle

The Predator XB281HK's vertical viewing angle of only 160° is narrower than average when compared to most other PC displays. It is in the narrowest 23% of all flatpanel monitors when sorted by this feature. The average vertical viewing angle of all PC screens is 160°, with the narrowest being 40° and the widest being 180°.

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Average Contrast Ratio (typical)

The contrast ratio (typical) of the Predator XB281HK of 1,000 is relatively standard compared to most other LCD screens. It is in the highest 52% of all PC displays when ordered by this feature.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

acer predatorxb281hkbmiprz, umpx1ee001 xb281hk, acer xb281hkbmiprz, pumps umpx1ee001, acer umpx1ee001, acer 3840x2160, acer acexb281h, pumps xb281hk, acer 4k2k

Barcodes:

00635131604799, 04053162996618, 04713392252372, 05054629904442

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