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Benq XL2720Z

74

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Benq XL2720Z

$250.00
Benq XL2720Z
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A positively reviewed and good spec 27" PC display, with low running costs but representing only moderate value for money
27" 1920 X 1080 (Full HD) Pixels 12000000:1 No Mar 2016
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Used - BenQ - XL2720Z - 3D écran LED - 27" - 1920 x 1080 FullHD - TN - 300 cd m2 - 1000:1 - 12000000:1 (dynamique) - 1 ms - 2xHDMI, DVI-D, VGA, DisplayPort - noir, rouge
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Benq XL2720Z Review

With excellent reviews and very good features, we have ranked the Benq XL2720Z number 325 across all PC monitors.
97
Reviews
293 Reviews
58
Value for Money
Average
79
Features
Good Features
74
Running Costs
$61 Over 5 Years
74
Overall Score
Very Good

Why Has it Scored 74?

It has outstanding user reviews with an average user rating of 93%, based on 293 reviews.
At over a year old this PC monitor is slightly out of date, and newer flatpanel monitors with more up to date technology are available. View the latest flatpanel monitors 2018.
This PC monitor has running costs of $61 over 5 years, which puts it typical compared to the other 3,292 flatpanel monitors that we have compared it to. View all energy saving PC displays.
It has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
Bigger than average display diagonal
Faster than average response time
Gaming is in the details
Motion blur reduction for extra clarity throughout the game
Low blue light as eye safety precautionary measure
Gaming refresh rate optimization management (grom)
Gaming-comfort flicker-free technology
The collaboration
The black equalizer for total visibility
Specially designed S switch for swift control and navigation
Intuitive UI for easy navigation
Display pilot for on-screen display navigation
Play like a pro with the exclusive FPS mode
NVIDIA 3d vision 2 with complete connectivity
Does not have a built-in speaker(s)
Narrower than average horizontal viewing angle

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Benq XL2720Z In-Depth Analysis

Running Costs

Running Costs Are Average

Based on typical usage levels and energy prices we estimate that the XL2720Z will cost $61 over 5 years to run, which is typical compared to the other 3,292 PC screens.

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Features

Bigger Than Average Display Diagonal

The display diagonal of the XL2720Z of 27" is bigger than 84% of all flatpanel monitors when ranked by this feature. The average display diagonal of all flatpanel monitors is 25", with the smallest being 3.5" and the biggest being 95".

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1920 X 1080 Pixels Resolution

This flatpanel monitor has a display resolution of 1920 x 1080 (Full HD)|1920 x 1080 pixels, which is typical of many flatpanel monitors.

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Faster Than Average Response Time

The fastest response time of flatpanel monitors is 1ms, the slowest is 55ms, and the average response time is 5.5ms. The Benq XL2720Z's response time of only 1ms is faster than 97% of all PC screens when ranked by this feature.

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Does Not Have a Built-In Speaker(s)

Like most other flatpanel monitors, the Benq XL2720Z does not have a built-in speaker(s). 53% of PC screens do not have a built-in speaker(s).

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Narrower Than Average Horizontal Viewing Angle

The horizontal viewing angles of flatpanel monitors range from 40° to 180°, and the average horizontal viewing angle is 170°. The XL2720Z's horizontal viewing angle of only 170° is narrower than average when compared to most other flatpanel monitors. It is in the narrowest 27% of all flatpanel monitors when ranked by this feature.

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Narrower Than Average Vertical Viewing Angle

Flatpanel monitors have vertical viewing angles of between 40° and 180°, and the average vertical viewing angle is 160°. The XL2720Z's vertical viewing angle of only 160° is narrower than 81% of all PC screens when sorted by this feature.

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Has a Built-In USB Hub

The XL2720Z has a built-in USB hub, which is unusual. 81% of flatpanel monitors do not have a built-in USB hub.

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Average Contrast Ratio (typical)

The XL2720Z's contrast ratio (typical) of 1,000 is relatively typical compared to most other PC displays. It is higher than 56% of all PC screens when sorted by this feature.

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Two HDMI Ports

Most flatpanel monitors have between one and five HDMI ports, including the Benq XL2720Z which has two HDMI ports.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

benq lcdled1691920x10801msgtghdmiamahdcpvesas, benq 1920x10801msdvidvga2xhdmidp, benq xl2720zowie, benq 9hla4lbrbe

Barcodes:

04718755052767, 05054484576976, 05054531163289, 05054533576971, 05055860518702

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