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Acer XB241YU

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Acer XB241YU

$499.99
$290.00 $210 cheaper than 20 days ago
Acer XB241YU
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A good spec and critically acclaimed 23.8" PC monitor, with low running costs but representing only middle of the road value for money
23.8" 2560 X 1440 Pixels No 1ms Aug 2016
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Acer Predator XB241YU 24" inch 144z 1440p 1ms gaming monitor (Brand new, unopened)
$290.00
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Acer Predator XB241YU 23.8" 144 Hz TN WQHD Black/Red LED Gaming Monitor, 2560 x (Brand new, unopened) - on
$419.99
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$429.99
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Acer Predator XB241YU 23.8" LED LCD Monitor - 16_9 - 1 ms (Brand new, unopened) - on
$479.99
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Acer Predator XB1 XB241YU bmiprz 23.8" Wide Quad HD LCD Monitor, 2560x1440
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Acer Predator XB241YU 23.8" LED LCD Monitor - 16_9 - 1 ms UM.QX1AA.001 (Brand new, unopened) - on
$562.31
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Acer Predator Xb241yu 23.8" Led Lcd Monitor - 16_9 - 1 Ms - 2560 X 1440 - 16.7 (Brand new, unopened) - on
$578.12
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Refurbished - Acer Predator XB241YU bmiprz 23.8-inch WQHD (2560x1440) NVIDIA G-SYNC Monitor (Display Port & HDMI Port, 144Hz)
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Acer XB241YU Review

With excellent reviews and very good features, we have ranked the Acer XB241YU number 759 across all PC monitors.
96
Reviews
9 Reviews
68
Value for Money
Good
79
Features
Good Features
75
Running Costs
$58 Over 5 Years
77
Overall Score
Very Good

Why Has it Scored 77?

It has exceptional expert reviews and great user reviews with 50% of buyers recommending this PC screen to others.
At over a year old this LCD screen is slightly out of date, and newer PC screens with more up to date technology are available. View the latest LCD screens 2018.
This PC monitor has running costs of $58 over 5 years, which puts it typical compared to the other 3,257 flatpanel monitors that we have compared it to. View all energy saving flatpanel monitors.
It has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
2560 x 1440 pixels resolution
Faster than average response time
Predator xb1
IPS
WQHD
Pixel power
New smooth
ZeroFrame
Nvidia g-synctm
Front
Back
Predator eyeprotect
Predator gameview
Seize control
Fast refresh

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 $499.99 to $290 in the last 20 days. You may want to consider buying now before the price goes back up.
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Acer XB241YU In-Depth Analysis

Value For Money

Poor Value for Money

The product has excellent reviews but mediocre features and at $290.00 it is in the most expensive 30% of PC monitors.

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Running Costs

Running Costs Are Average

The average running cost of the XB241YU is $58 over 5 years based on average usage levels and energy prices, which is typical compared to the other 3,257 flatpanel monitors.

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Features

Average Display Diagonal

The XB241YU's display diagonal of 23.8" is fairly standard compared to most other PC monitors. It is bigger than 53% of all flatpanel monitors when ranked by this feature.

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2560 X 1440 Pixels Resolution

The largest display resolution of the XB241YU is 2560 x 1440 pixels. That's 78% larger resolution than the most common resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels. The best resolution of all PC monitors is 5120 x 2880 pixels and the worst is 320 x 240 pixels.

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Faster Than Average Response Time

The fastest response time of PC displays is 1ms, the slowest is 55ms, and the average response time is 5.5ms. The Acer XB241YU's response time of only 1ms is very fast compared to most other LCD screens. It is faster than 96% of all PC displays when sorted by this feature.

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Has a Built-In Speaker(s)

The XB241YU has a built-in speaker(s), which is unusual. 53% of PC displays do not have a built-in speaker(s).

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Has a Built-In USB Hub

The Acer XB241YU has a built-in USB hub, unlike 81% of PC displays which do not have a built-in USB hub.

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Supports NVIDIA G-Sync

The Acer XB241YU supports NVIDIA G-Sync, unlike 98% of PC displays which do not support NVIDIA G-Sync.

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Has AC, DisplayPort and 2 More Cables Included

The number of cables included found on the XB241YU is more than most PC displays. This LCD screen has a USB cables included, which is the most commonly found cables included found on PC displays. The cables included "HDMI", "AC" and "DisplayPort" are also found on this PC screen.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

acer xb241yubmiprz, acer umqx1ee001

Barcodes:

00888863694242, 04713392553158

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