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Benq GL2250

89

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Benq GL2250

$140.00
Benq GL2250
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A positively reviewed and affordable 21.5" flatpanel monitor, with very good features and very low running costs
21.5" 1920 X 1080 (Full HD) Pixels 12000000:1 No Feb 2016
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GL2250 - LED-Monitor - 54.6cm/21.5"
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Benq GL2250 Review

Representing excellent value for money and with reviews, we have ranked the Benq GL2250 number 7 across all PC monitors.
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Reviews
599 Reviews
98
Value for Money
Excellent
84
Features
Fully-Featured
84
Running Costs
$54 Over 5 Years
89
Overall Score
Excellent

Why Has it Scored 89?

It has fantastic user reviews with an average user rating of 92%, based on 599 reviews.
At over a year old this PC screen is slightly out of date, and newer PC monitors with more up to date technology are available. View the latest PC monitors 2018.
This PC monitor has running costs of $54 over 5 years, which puts it typical compared to the other 3,292 PC screens that we have compared it to. View all energy saving PC screens.
It has some great features:
Very fast response time
Enjoyment for your everyday home and work life
Brilliant image quality
12M:1 ultra high dynamic contrast for depth and definition
Full HD 1080p 16:9 visual perfection
Superior response time
Senseye 3 visual solution to your everyday viewing needs
Save energy to save up
Win 7 compatible
EcoFACTS label
Energy star qualified

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Benq GL2250 In-Depth Analysis

Value For Money

Staggeringly Good Value for Money

The product has excellent reviews but mediocre features. However at $140.00 it is still in the cheapest 8% of LCD screens.

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Cheaper Price Found in the United Kingdom

We found a cheaper price for the Benq GL2250 of £57.99 ($57.99) in the United Kingdom. That's a saving of $82.01.

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Running Costs

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The average running cost of the GL2250 is $54 over 5 years based on typical usage levels and energy prices, which is typical compared to the other 3,292 LCD screens.

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Features

1920 X 1080 Pixels Resolution

This PC display has a display resolution of 1920 x 1080 (Full HD)|1920 x 1080 pixels, which is typical of many LCD screens.

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Smaller Than Average Display Diagonal

Flatpanel monitors have display diagonals of between 3.5" and 95", and the average display diagonal is 25". The display diagonal of the Benq GL2250 of only 21.5" is smaller than 79% of all PC screens when ordered by this feature.

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Very Fast Response Time

The Benq GL2250's response time of only 2ms is faster than average when compared to most other PC monitors. It is in the fastest 11% of all flatpanel monitors when ordered by this feature. The average response time of all LCD screens is 5.5ms, with the fastest being 1ms and the slowest being 55ms.

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Does Not Have a Built-In Speaker(s)

The Benq GL2250 does not have a built-in speaker(s), although keep in mind that 53% of LCD screens also do not have a built-in speaker(s).

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Narrower Than Average Horizontal Viewing Angle

The Benq GL2250's horizontal viewing angle of only 170° is narrower than average when compared to most other flatpanel monitors. It is in the narrowest 28% of all flatpanel monitors when ordered by this feature. Flatpanel 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 Benq GL2250's vertical viewing angle of only 160° is narrower than average when compared to most other PC screens. It is narrower than 76% of all flatpanel monitors when ordered by this feature. The vertical viewing angles of LCD screens range from 40° to 180°, and the average vertical viewing angle is 160°.

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Does Not Have a Built-In USB Hub

The Benq GL2250 does not have a built-in USB hub, although keep in mind that 81% of flatpanel monitors also do not have a built-in USB hub.

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Average Contrast Ratio (typical)

The Benq GL2250's contrast ratio (typical) of 1,000 is fairly standard compared to most other PC displays. It is in the highest 42% of all PC displays when ordered by this feature.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

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