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Acer XB271

$795.33
Acer XB271
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A best selling and award winning 27" PC screen, with good features but representing only middle of the road value for money
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Acer Predator XB271HU bmiprz 27" WQHD (2560x1440) NVIDIA G-SYNC IPS Monitor, (Display Port & HDMI Port, 144Hz)
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Acer Predator XB271HU bmiprz 27" WQHD (2560x1440) NVIDIA G-SYNC IPS Display, (Display Port & HDMI Port, 144Hz)
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Acer XB271HUBMIPRZ 27INCH Predator IPS G-Sync Wide ZeroFrame 16:9 4ms 144Hz HDMI Displayport USB 3.0 Hub(1up 4down) Height adj. Pivot EURO/UK EMEA TCO6.0 Black Acer EcoDisplay
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Acer Predator XB271HU bmiprz 27" IPS Wide Quad HD LCD Monitor, 2560x1440
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Used - Acer Predator XB271HU bmiprz 27" WQHD (2560x1440) NVIDIA G-SYNC IPS Display, (Di (Used)
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Acer XB271 Review

With excellent reviews and low running costs, we have scored the Acer XB271 as follows:
87
Reviews
2 Reviews + 1 Award
63
Value for Money
Good
78
Features
Good Features
82
Running Costs
$45 Over 5 Years
73
Overall Score
Very Good

Why Has it Scored 73?

It has very good expert reviews and good user reviews with an average overall rating of 71%.
At over a year old this flatpanel monitor is slightly out of date, and newer flatpanel monitors with more up to date technology are available. View the latest PC displays 2018.
This PC monitor has running costs of $45 over 5 years, which puts it typical compared to the other 3,257 PC monitors that we have compared it to. View all energy saving LCD screens.
It is one of the best selling LCD screens currently on the market. View best selling LCD screens January 2018.
This Acer PC monitor has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
Bigger than average display diagonal
2560 x 1400 pixels resolution
Pixel power
Nvidia g-sync
Seize control
Nvidia ulmb
All the colors
Get comfortable
ZeroFrame
Only has DisplayPort, HDMI and 1 more cables included

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 $499.99 at Acer Online Store 33 days ago. We predict that the price will go down again.
There is a 61% 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.

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Acer XB271 In-Depth Analysis

Reviews Summary

A Top Selling LCD Screen

The XB271 is a popular choice amongst people who bought flatpanel monitors in the last 3 months.

Value For Money

Disappointing Value for Money

The product has excellent reviews but mediocre features and at $795.33 it is more expensive than 87% of PC monitors.

Price Has Gone Up by $250 (31%)

There was a cheaper price of $499.99 at Acer Online Store 33 days ago.

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Cheaper Price Found in the United Kingdom

We found a cheaper price for the Acer XB271 of £649.98 ($649.98) in the United Kingdom. That's a saving of $145.35.

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Running Costs

Running Costs Are Average

Based on typical energy prices we estimate that the XB271 will cost $45 over 5 years to run, which is typical compared to the other 3,257 flatpanel monitors.

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Features

Bigger Than Average Display Diagonal

PC displays have display diagonals of between 3.5" and 95", and the average display diagonal is 25". The Acer XB271's display diagonal of 27" is bigger than average when compared to most other PC displays. It is bigger than 81% of all PC displays when sorted by this feature.

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2560 X 1400 Pixels Resolution

The largest display resolution of the Acer XB271 is 2560 x 1400 pixels. That's 73% larger resolution than the most common resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels. Across all PC displays the worst resolution is 320 x 240 pixels and the best is 5120 x 2880 pixels.

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Faster Than Average Response Time

The Acer XB271's response time of only 4ms is faster than average when compared to most other LCD screens. It is faster than 78% of all LCD screens when ranked by this feature. The response times of LCD screens range from 1ms to 55ms, and the average response time is 5.5ms.

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Has a Built-In Speaker(s)

The Acer XB271 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 XB271 has a built-in USB hub, unlike 81% of PC screens which do not have a built-in USB hub.

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Average Contrast Ratio (typical)

The contrast ratio (typical) of the Acer XB271 of 1,000 is pretty average compared to most other PC displays. It is higher than 48% of all PC displays when ordered by this feature.

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Wider Than Average Vertical Viewing Angle

The Acer XB271's vertical viewing angle of 178° is wider than average when compared to most other PC displays. It is in the widest 25% of all PC displays when ordered by this feature. PC screens have vertical viewing angles of between 40° and 180°, and the average vertical viewing angle is 160°.

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Wider Than Average Horizontal Viewing Angle

The narrowest horizontal viewing angle of PC displays is 40°, the widest is 180°, and the average horizontal viewing angle is 170°. The Acer XB271's horizontal viewing angle of 178° is in the widest 14% of all PC displays when sorted by this feature.

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Supports NVIDIA G-Sync

The Acer XB271 supports NVIDIA G-Sync, which is unusual. 98% of PC displays do not support NVIDIA G-Sync.

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Only Has DisplayPort, HDMI and 1 More Cables Included

The Acer XB271 has a greater number of cables included than most LCD screens. This flatpanel monitor has a USB cables included, which is the most commonly found cables included found on PC displays. The cables included "HDMI" and "DisplayPort" are also found on this PC screen.

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Has a Stand Included

The Acer XB271 has a stand included, unlike 85% of PC displays which do not have a stand included.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

acer xb271hubmiprz27, acer com3wrmwvyggb3, acer xb271hutbmiprz, acer xb271hkbmiprz, acer xb271hbmiprz, xb271hub xb271hu, acer umhx1eea01, acer umhx1eet01, acer umhx1ee011, acer umhx1ee005, acer umhx1ee001, acer p240142p, acer xb271hua, acer n164017w, acer hub1up, acer 100m1, acer 4k2k, 350cdm2

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00888863384730, 00888863411818, 04713392258992, 04713392260216, 04713392260247, 04713392448829, 04713883102278, 05054629982617

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