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Benq Zowie XL2430

75

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Benq Zowie XL2430

$505.70
$374.99 $131 cheaper than 13 days ago
Benq Zowie XL2430
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A cheap and good spec 24" LCD screen, with low running costs
24" 1920 X 1080 (Full HD) Pixels 12000000:1 Yes Jun 2016
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Benq Zowie XL2430 Review

With very good features and representing value for money, we have ranked the Benq Zowie XL2430 number 892 across all PC monitors.
77
Value for Money
Very Good
78
Features
Good Features
77
Running Costs
$52 Over 5 Years
75
Overall Score
Very Good

Why Has it Scored 75?

At over a year old this LCD screen is slightly out of date, and newer PC monitors with more up to date technology are available. View the latest LCD screens 2018.
It has running costs of $52 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 flatpanel monitors.
This PC monitor has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
Faster than average response time
Has a built-in USB hub
No doubts, no limits
Key features
Spot hidden enemies
Optimize gaming precision
Easily access settings for different scenarios
Personalize viewing angles
Game modes for enhanced gaming experience
Comfort for long-lasting play
Minimize visual distractions
Narrower than average horizontal viewing angle
Narrower than average vertical viewing angle

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. You may want to consider buying now before the price goes up. The price has dropped from $505.70 to $374.99 in the last 13 days. You may want to consider buying now before the price goes back up.
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Benq Zowie XL2430 In-Depth Analysis

Value For Money

Disappointing Value for Money

The product has mediocre features and at $374.99 it is more expensive than 72% of PC monitors.

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Cheaper Price Found in the United Kingdom

We found a cheaper price for the Benq Zowie XL2430 of £280.00 ($280.00) in the United Kingdom. That's a saving of $94.99.

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Running Costs

Average Running Costs

The average 5 year running cost of the Zowie XL2430 is $52 based on average energy prices, which is typical compared to the other 3,257 flatpanel monitors.

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Features

1920 X 1080 Pixels Resolution

This LCD screen has a display resolution of 1920 x 1080 (Full HD)|1920 x 1080 pixels, which is the most frequently found resolution on LCD screens.

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Average Display Diagonal

The display diagonal of the Zowie XL2430 of 24" is relatively typical compared to most other PC screens. It is in the biggest 56% of all PC displays when sorted by this feature.

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Faster Than Average Response Time

The Benq Zowie XL2430's response time of only 1ms is in the fastest 4% of all PC screens when sorted by this feature. The fastest response time of PC displays is 1ms, the slowest is 55ms, and the average response time is 5.5ms.

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Narrower Than Average Horizontal Viewing Angle

The Zowie XL2430's horizontal viewing angle of only 170° is narrower than average when compared to most other PC monitors. It is narrower than 85% of all PC displays when ranked by this feature. The average horizontal viewing angle of all LCD screens is 170°, with the narrowest being 40° and the widest being 180°.

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Narrower Than Average Vertical Viewing Angle

The vertical viewing angle of the Benq Zowie XL2430 of only 160° is narrower than 91% of all PC displays when ranked by this feature. PC displays have vertical viewing angles of between 40° and 180°, and the average vertical viewing angle is 160°.

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Does Not Have a Built-In Speaker(s)

The Zowie XL2430 does not have a built-in speaker(s). 53% of PC screens also do not have a built-in speaker(s).

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Has a Built-In USB Hub

The Zowie XL2430 has a built-in USB hub. 81% of flatpanel monitors do not have a built-in USB hub.

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Average Contrast Ratio (typical)

The Zowie XL2430's contrast ratio (typical) of 1,000 is fairly standard compared to most other PC screens. It is in the highest 44% of all PC displays when sorted by this feature.

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Has a Game Mode

The Zowie XL2430 has a game mode, unlike 92% of PC displays which do not have a game mode.

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Has a Microphone in

The Zowie XL2430 has a microphone in, unlike 98% of flatpanel monitors which do not have a microphone in.

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Two HDMI Ports

The Zowie XL2430 is a two HDMI port LCD screen. Most of the other flatpanel monitors have between one and five HDMI ports.

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3D

The Zowie XL2430 is 3D, which is unusual. 98% of PC displays are not 3D.

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Has AC, DVI and 1 More Cables Included

The Benq Zowie XL2430 has a greater number of cables included than most PC displays. This PC display has a USB cables included, which is the most frequently found cables included found on PC displays. The cables included "DVI" and "AC" are also found on this PC screen.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

9hlf1lbqbe 1920x10801msvgadvid2xhdmidpusb, 9hlf1lbqbe 9hlf1lbqbe, benq com9s8wgsuuec6, benq 9hlf1lbqbe, benq p251881p, bq9hlf1lbqbe, benq code, res1920x

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00840046035334, 04718755064807

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