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Acer XR342CK

$690.66
Acer XR342CK
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A good spec and giant display diagonal 3440 x 1440 pixels resolution LCD screen, with low running costs but representing only moderate value for money
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Acer XR342CK 34" LED LCD Monitor - 21_9 - 5 ms UM.CX2AA.001 (Brand new, unopened) - on
$690.66
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Acer XR342CK 34" LED LCD Monitor - 21_9 - 5 ms UM.CX2AA.002 (Brand new, unopened) - on
$916.96
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Acer XR342CK bmijpphz 34-inch UltraWide QHD (3440 x 1440) AMD FreeSync Monitor (Display Port, HDMI Port)
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$691.85
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Acer XR342CK 34" LED LCD Monitor - 21:9 - 5 ms Model UM.CX2AA.002
$917.64
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Antonline
Acer XR342CK 34" LED LCD Monitor - 21_9 - 1 ms (Brand new, unopened) - on
$698.77
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Acer XR342CK 34" LED LCD Monitor - 21_9 - 1 ms (Brand new, unopened) - on
$947.04
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Acer XR342CK 34" UltraWide QHD LED-Backlit Widescreen LCD Monitor (Brand new, unopened)
$713.36
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Acer XR342CK 34" UW-QHD 3440x1440 21_9 Widescreen LED IPS Monitor (Brand new, unopened)
$916.68
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New Acer Xr342ck 34" Led Lcd Monitor - 21_9 - 5 Ms_ Um.Cx2aa.001 (Brand new, unopened) - on
$719.75
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New Acer Xr342ck 34" Led Lcd Monitor - 21_9 - 5 Ms_ Um.Cx2aa.002 (Brand new, unopened) - on
$920.33
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Acer Xr342ck 34" Led Lcd Monitor - 21_9 - 4 Ms - 3440 X 1440 - 1.07 Billion (Brand new, unopened) - on
$752.00
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Acer XR342CK 34" LED LCD Monitor - 21_9 - 5 ms (um-cx2aa-002) (um.cx2aa.002) (Brand new, unopened) - on
$956.97
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Acer XR342CK 34" UW-QHD IPS Curved Widescreen LED Monitor with USB 3.0 Cable, 3440x1440
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$799.99
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Acer XR342CK 34" UW-QHD IPS Curved Widescreen LED Monitor with USB Type-C Cable, 3440x1440
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Refurbished - Acer 34" Widescreen LCD Monitor Display UW-QHD 3440 x 1440 5 ms|XR342CK bmijpphz(Certified Refurbished)
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Refurbished - Acer UM.CX2AA.001 34" XR342CK bmijpphz Widescreen LCD Monitor 3440X1440 1K:1 (Manufacturer Recertified)
$757.05
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Acer XR342CK Review

With very good features and low running costs, we have scored the Acer XR342CK as follows:
59
Value for Money
Average
77
Features
Good Features
73
Running Costs
$58 Over 5 Years
69
Overall Score
Good

Why Has it Scored 69?

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 flatpanel monitors 2018.
It has running costs of $58 over 5 years, which puts it typical compared to the other 3,257 LCD screens that we have compared it to. View all energy saving PC monitors.
This PC monitor has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
3440 x 1440 pixels resolution
Bigger than average display diagonal
A new angle in entertainment
Curved immersion
Perfect picture
Adaptive-Sync
Epic audio
Custom multitasking
Luxury design
Reduce fatigue
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 $680.38 on eBay 15 days ago. We predict that the price will go down again.
There is a 80% 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 XR342CK In-Depth Analysis

Value For Money

Poor Value for Money

The product has mediocre features and at $690.66 it is more expensive than 87% of PC monitors.

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Cheaper in the United States Than Overseas

We checked 22 other countries for prices for the Acer XR342CK and the United States price of $690.66 was the cheapest.

The cheapest price that we could find overseas was in the United Kingdom where the price is £802.78 ($802.78).

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Running Costs

Average Running Costs

The XR342CK has an average running cost of $58 over 5 years based on average usage levels and energy prices, which is typical compared to the other 3,257 PC monitors.

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Features

3440 X 1440 Pixels Resolution

The XR342CK has a maximum display resolution of 3440 x 1440 pixels. That's over two times the resolution of the most common resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels. The best resolution of all PC displays is 5120 x 2880 pixels and the worst is 320 x 240 pixels.

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Bigger Than Average Display Diagonal

The display diagonal of the XR342CK of 34" is bigger than 95% of all LCD screens when ordered by this feature. Across all the PC displays the display diagonals range from 3.5" to 95", and the average display diagonal is 25".

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Average Response Time

The Acer XR342CK's response time of 5ms is fairly standard compared to most other PC displays. It is in the slowest 65% of all PC displays when ranked by this feature.

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Has a Built-In Speaker(s)

The Acer XR342CK has a built-in speaker(s), which is unusual. 53% of LCD screens do not have a built-in speaker(s).

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Has a Built-In USB Hub

The XR342CK has a built-in USB hub. 81% of PC displays do not have a built-in USB hub.

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Very High Contrast Ratio (typical)

The Acer XR342CK's contrast ratio (typical) of 100,000,000 is higher than 98% of all PC monitors when ranked by this feature.

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Only Has DisplayPort, HDMI and 1 More Cables Included

The Acer XR342CK has a greater number of cables included than most LCD screens. This Acer LCD screen has a USB cables included, which is the most frequently found cables included found on flatpanel monitors. The cables included "HDMI" and "DisplayPort" are also found on this PC screen.

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Two HDMI Ports

The XR342CK is a two HDMI port PC monitor. Most of the other PC displays have between one and five HDMI ports.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

umcx2ee005 xr342ckbmijphuzx, umcx2ee001 xr342ckbmijpphz, acer xr342ckbmijqphuzx, acer xr342ckbmijphuzx, acer xr342ckbmijpphz, acer umcx2ee001, acer umcx2ee009, acer umcx2ee005, acer 3440x1440, acer p252747p, 3440x1440219, acer 300cdm2, acer 100m1

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00888863611607, 04713392547713, 04713392927546, 04713392927560

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