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Acer V196HQL

74

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Acer V196HQL

$65.00
Acer V196HQL
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A classic and very economical to run 18.5" LCD screen, with good features but representing only average value for money
18.5" 1366 X 768 Pixels 100000000:1 No Oct 2014
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Black Acer V196HQL 18.5-inch LED LCD Widescreen Monitor UM.XV6AA.A01, 5 ms (Brand new, unopened)
$65.00
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Black Acer V196HQL 18.5-inch LED LCD Widescreen Monitor UM.XV6AA.A01, 5 ms (Brand new, unopened)
$75.00
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Acer V196HQL 18.5" LED-Backlit Widescreen LCD Monitor (Brand new, unopened)
$78.34
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Acer V196HQL 18.5" Monitor - 16_9 - 5 ms 1366 x 768 - 16.7 M VGA UM.XV6AA.A01 (Brand new, unopened)
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Acer V196HQL 18.5" LED LCD Monitor - 16_9 - 5 ms UM.XV6AA.A01 (Brand new, unopened) - on
$80.88
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MONITOR, 18.5in, LCD, V196HQL, 1366X768, VGA
$106.64
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NEW ACER V196HQL UM.xV6AA.A01 Acer 18.5" LED LCD Monitor - 16_9 5 ms Adjustable (Brand new, unopened) - on
$114.32
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Used - Black Acer V196HQL 18.5-inch LED LCD Widescreen Monitor UM.XV6AA.A01 (Used)
$87.99
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Refurbished - Acer V196HQL 18.5" LED LCD Monitor - 16:9 - 5 ms - Adjustable Display Angle - 1366 x 768 - 16.7 Million Colors - 200 Nit - 100,000,000:1 - WXGA - VGA - 11.90 W - Black - MPR II, EPEAT Gold, ENERGY STAR - UM.XV6AA.A01
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Acer V196HQL Review

With very low running costs and excellent reviews, we have ranked the Acer V196HQL number 351 across all PC monitors.
92
Reviews
71 Reviews
58
Value for Money
Average
79
Features
Good Features
94
Running Costs
$27 Over 5 Years
74
Overall Score
Very Good

Why Has it Scored 74?

It has very good user reviews with 92% of buyers recommending this PC monitor to others.
This PC monitor is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer flatpanel monitors 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 only $27 over 5 years, which puts it in the cheapest 12% of all 3,292 flatpanel monitors that we have compared it to. View all energy saving PC monitors.
The V196HQL has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
Only 1366 x 768 pixels resolution
Smaller than average display diagonal

Should You Buy it Now?

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Acer V196HQL In-Depth Analysis

Value for Money

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Cheaper in the United States Than Overseas

We checked 22 other countries for prices for the Acer V196HQL and the United States price of $65.00 was the cheapest.

The cheapest price that we could find overseas was in the United Kingdom where the price is £70.75 ($70.75).

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Running Costs

Low Running Costs

The V196HQL is one of the cheaper to run PC screens that we have assessed for running costs. Based on average energy prices and usage levels, we estimate the V196HQL will cost only $27 over 5 years to run.

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Features

Only 1366 X 768 Pixels Resolution

The largest display resolution of the Acer V196HQL is 1366 x 768 pixels. That's 49% smaller display resolution than a 1920 x 1080 pixels PC monitor, which is the most frequently found resolution. Across all flatpanel monitors the best resolution is 5120 x 2880 pixels and the worst is 320 x 240 pixels.

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Smaller 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 display diagonal of the V196HQL of only 18.5" is smaller than 95% of all flatpanel monitors when sorted by this feature.

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Average Response Time

The V196HQL's response time of 5ms is pretty average compared to most other flatpanel monitors. It is in the slowest 73% of all PC screens when sorted by this feature.

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Does Not Have a Built-In Speaker(s)

The Acer V196HQL 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 Horizontal Viewing Angle

The V196HQL's horizontal viewing angle of only 90° is narrower than 96% of all PC displays when ranked by this feature. PC monitors have horizontal viewing angles of between 40° and 180°, and the average horizontal viewing angle is 170°.

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Narrower Than Average Vertical Viewing Angle

The Acer V196HQL's vertical viewing angle of only 65° is narrower than 98% of all PC monitors when ordered by this feature. PC monitors have vertical viewing angles of between 40° and 180°, and the average vertical viewing angle is 160°.

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Product Identifiers

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