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Benq PG2401 PC Monitor

24.1" 1920 X 1200 12000000:1 LCD Aug 2013
Display Diagonal Display Resolution Contrast Ratio (dynamic) Display Release Date $151.83 Electricity cost over 5 years
Five industry awards
Good colour saturation
Easy to setup
17 Reviews + 5 Awards
reviewed.com Editor's Choice tomshardware.co.uk Smart Buy tomshardware.com Smart Buy photoreview.com.au Editor's Choice

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Reviews

Five Industry Awards

This LCD screen is one of the most highly awarded of all the PC displays of a comparable age and type.

The editors of websites Photoreview.com.au and Reviewed.com both thought that this PC screen was superb and gave it their "Editor's Choice" award.

Tomshardware.co.uk, Tomshardware.com and Thg.ru all gave this PC display a "Smart Buy" award.

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Good Expert Reviews

The average expert rating of this Benq LCD screen is 87 out of 100 based on four expert reviews from sites including PC Advisor.co.uk, reviewed.com, prad.de and photoreview.com.au. This puts this PC screen in the top 16% of all the flatpanel monitors of this spec and age when ranked by average expert review score.

Benq Has Excellent PC Screen Reviews

Based on 10,156 owner and expert reviews (including 868 verified purchases), Benq has excellent reviews for its PC screens. Benq also has excellent reviews specifically within its medium monitors range compared to other brands. 96% of those that bought a Benq PC screen would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.


Good Colour Saturation

One customer who bought the product thought it had good colour saturation. Bhphotovideo.com mentioned in their review of this PC monitor “Supports Re 709 Colours” .


Design

Easy to Setup

One person who reviewed the product reckoned that it was easy to setup. Bhphotovideo.com said in their review of the Benq PG2401 “Easy To Set Up”. One person who reviewed this PC monitor mentioned that it was easy to use.


Performance

Has a Card Reader Integrated

The Benq PG2401 has a card reader integrated, which is unusual. Most of the other PC monitors of this spec and age do not have a card reader integrated.

It is worth also looking at other LCD screens which also have a card reader integrated including the Benq BL3201 ($799.00), or the Asus PA279 ($749.00).

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Display

1920 X 1200 Pixels Display Resolution

The most display resolution of the Benq PG2401 is 1920 x 1200 pixels. That's 11% more display resolution than a 1920 x 1080 pixels PC display, which is the most frequently found display resolution. The worst display resolution of all flatpanel monitors of this age and spec is 1366 x 768 pixels and the best is 3440 x 1440 pixels.

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Very Wide Viewing Angle, Vertical

The viewing angles, vertical of flatpanel monitors of a comparable type and age to this LCD screen range from 10° to 180°. With a viewing angle, vertical of 178 degrees, the Benq PG2401 has one of the widest viewing angles, vertical amongst medium monitors of this age.

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Fairly Wide Viewing Angle, Horizontal

The viewing angles, horizontal of PC displays of this age and type range from 18° to 1,800°. With a viewing angle, horizontal of 178 degrees, the Benq PG2401 has a fairly wide viewing angle, horizontal compared to most of the other PC monitors of this type and age.

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Has an HDCP

The Benq PG2401 has an HDCP. Most of the other PC monitors of this spec and age also have an HDCP.

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Quite Slow Response Time

With a response time of 12 milliseconds, the Benq PG2401 has a fairly slow response time compared to most of the other comparable spec flatpanel monitors that have been around for around the same time as this PC monitor. The fastest response time of PC monitors of this age and type is 1ms, the slowest is 40ms, and the average response time is 6.1ms.

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Ports & Interfaces

Has a Headphone Out

The Benq PG2401 has a headphone out, as do most of the other PC displays of a comparable type and age to this PC screen.

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Only One HDMI Port

The Benq PG2401 is a one HDMI port PC monitor. Most of the other medium monitors that were launched more than two years ago have between one and three HDMI ports.

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Packaging Content

Has Seven Cables Included

The Benq PG2401 has a greater number of cables included than most PC monitors of this spec and age. This Benq LCD screen has an AC cables included, which is the most frequently found cables included found on medium monitors that have been on the market for a comparable time to this LCD screen. The cables included "DisplayPort", "DVI", "HDMI", "Mini DisplayPort", "USB" and "VGA" are also found on this LCD screen.

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Multimedia

Does Not Have a Built-In Speaker(s)

The Benq PG2401 does not have a built-in speaker(s), unlike most of the other similar spec flatpanel monitors that were released more than two years ago which have a built-in speaker(s).

We compared this LCD screen to all the other flatpanel monitors with a built-in speaker(s) and we think the DELL U3415W ($699.99) is also worth considering.

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Other

Released Over Three Years Ago

This Benq LCD screen was released in April 2017.

Product Identifiers

Barcodes 00840046028466, 04718755045127

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