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Hannspree HS 278 UPB
HS278UPB 5MS

Hannspree HS 278 UPB
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Brand Rating
Good Brand
78
Features
Good Features
64
Value for Money
Good
71
Kagoo Score
Very Good
Our Verdict:
A good spec but only moderate value for money 27" flatpanel monitor.
Features We Love:
1920 x 1080 (Full HD) pixels resolution (1920x1080 pixels)
Big display diagonal (27")
Built-in speaker
Built-in USB hub
HDMI
27"
1080P
RESOLUTION
5ms
RESPONSE TIME
178°
VERTICAL
178°
HORIZONTAL
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With very good features, we have scored the Hannspree HS 278 UPB as follows:

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Kagoo Score
69
Brand Rating
79
Features
64
Value for Money

71

71
Kagoo Score

Why Has it Scored 71?

Hannspree is a good flatpanel monitor brand.
It is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better PC monitors are available.
This PC monitor has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
1920 x 1080 (Full HD) pixels resolution
Big display diagonal
27 16:9 LED backlight monitor
1920 x 1080 WUXGA resolution full HD 1080p
178 ultra-wide viewing angle
Triple input: display port + HDMI + VGA
Built-In stereo speakers
USB hub: 1 up, 2 down

What is the Kagoo Score?

We calculate the Kagoo Score for each PC monitor by looking at its reviews, features, popularity, age, value for money and running costs.

The Kagoo Score is an easy way to understand whether the PC monitor is recommended.

The Kagoo Scores are constantly being updated. As newer, higher spec PC monitors come to market, the older PC monitors will gradually have their Kagoo Score reduced.

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Features

Key Reasons For and Against

1920 x 1080 (Full HD) pixels resolution
Big display diagonal
Has a built-in speaker
Has a built-in USB hub
Has an HDMI
Has a game mode
ok response time
ok horizontal viewing angle
ok vertical viewing angle
Only low typical contrast ratio
Only ultra high dynamic contrast ratio
Only has ac and vga
1920 X 1080 (Full HD) Pixels Resolution

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Big Display Diagonal
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PC screens have display diagonals of between 3.5" and 95", and the average display diagonal is 25". The Hannspree HS278UPB's display diagonal of 27" is bigger than average when compared to most other PC monitors. It is in the biggest 17% of all PC screens when ranked by this feature.

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ok Response Time

The response time of the HS278UPB of 5ms is ok compared to most other PC screens. It is in the slowest 28% of all PC screens when ordered by this feature.

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Has a Built-in Speaker
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The HS278UPB has a built-in speaker, unlike 52% of flatpanel monitors which do not have a built-in speaker.

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Only Low Typical Contrast Ratio

This flatpanel monitor has a 1000:1 typical contrast ratio, which is the most commonly found typical contrast ratio on PC screens. A contrast ratio of between 500 and 1,000.

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Has a Built-in USB Hub
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The HS278UPB has a built-in USB hub. 80% of PC monitors do not have a built-in USB hub.

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ok Horizontal Viewing Angle
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The HS278UPB's horizontal viewing angle of 178° is ok compared to most other PC screens. It is wider than 48% of all PC screens when ordered by this feature.

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ok Vertical Viewing Angle
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The vertical viewing angle of the HS278UPB of 178° is ok compared to most other LCD screens. It is wider than 51% of all PC screens when sorted by this feature.

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Has an HDMI
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The HS278UPB has an HDMI. 73% of PC screens do not have an HDMI.

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Only Ultra High Dynamic Contrast Ratio

This PC monitor has an 80000000:1 dynamic contrast ratio, which is typical of many PC displays. A contrast ratio of 50,000:1 or higher.

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Only Has Ac and Vga

The HS278UPB has a smaller number of cables included than most PC screens. This PC display has a vga cables included, which is the most commonly found cables included found on PC screens. The cables included "ac" is also found on this flatpanel monitor.

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Has a Game Mode

The Hannspree HS278UPB has a game mode. 93% of PC monitors do not have a game mode.

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Value for Money

Value for Money

We determine value for money by calculating a quality score for each product based on its reviews, features and age, and then comparing this quality score to the product price. A PC monitor with a high quality score and low price will get a good value for money score.

We have analysed the Hannspree HS 278 UPB, and ranked it:

Budget Choice
This PC monitor has a low quality score, but also a low price - choose this if you’re looking to save money on a purchase.

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High End Good Value for Money

Hannspree HS 278 UPB
Poor Value for Money Budget Choice
Price

Whilst the product is in the cheapest 55% of PC monitors, it has mediocre features and at $207.00 we think it does not represent good value for money overall.

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Frequently Asked Questions About the Hannspree HS 278 UPB

QWhat is the display diagonal of the Hannspree HS 278 UPB?
AThe Hannspree HS 278 UPB is a 27 inches PC monitor.
QWhat is the display resolution of the Hannspree HS 278 UPB?
AThe Hannspree HS 278 UPB has a display resolution of 1920 x 1080 (1080p).
QIs the Hannspree HS 278 UPB 3D?
ANo, the Hannspree HS 278 UPB is not 3D.
QWhat is the response time of the Hannspree HS 278 UPB?
AThe Hannspree HS 278 UPB has a response time of 5 milliseconds.
QWhat is the vertical viewing angle of the Hannspree HS 278 UPB?
AThe Hannspree HS 278 UPB has a vertical viewing angle of 178 degrees.
QWhat is the horizontal viewing angle of the Hannspree HS 278 UPB?
AThe Hannspree HS 278 UPB has a horizontal viewing angle of 178 degrees.
QWhat is the typical contrast ratio of the Hannspree HS 278 UPB?
AThe Hannspree HS 278 UPB has a low typical contrast ratio.
QWhat is the aspect ratio of the Hannspree HS 278 UPB?
AThe Hannspree HS 278 UPB has a high-definition tv (16:9) aspect ratio.
QWhat screen shapes does the Hannspree HS 278 UPB have?
AThe Hannspree HS 278 UPB is a flat PC monitor.
QDoes the Hannspree HS 278 UPB have an HDMI?
AYes, the Hannspree HS 278 UPB has an HDMI.
QDoes the Hannspree HS 278 UPB have a built-in USB hub?
AYes, the Hannspree HS 278 UPB is a PC monitor with a built-in USB hub.
QDoes the Hannspree HS 278 UPB have a built-in speaker?
AYes, the Hannspree HS 278 UPB has a built-in speaker.
QDoes the Hannspree HS 278 UPB have a built-in camera?
ANo, the Hannspree HS 278 UPB does not have a built-in camera.
QDoes the Hannspree HS 278 UPB have a TV tuner integrated?
ANo, the Hannspree HS 278 UPB does not have a TV tuner integrated.
QDoes the Hannspree HS 278 UPB support NVIDIA G-Sync?
ANo, the Hannspree HS 278 UPB is a PC monitor which does not support NVIDIA G-Sync.
QDoes the Hannspree HS 278 UPB have a height adjustment?
ANo, the Hannspree HS 278 UPB does not have a height adjustment.
QDoes the Hannspree HS 278 UPB support VESA mounting?
AYes, the Hannspree HS 278 UPB is a PC monitor which supports VESA mounting.
QWhat is the energy efficiency class of the Hannspree HS 278 UPB?
AThe Hannspree HS 278 UPB has an A energy efficiency class.
QDoes the Hannspree HS 278 UPB have a USB port?
ANo, the Hannspree HS 278 UPB does not have a USB port.
Sorry, we couldn't find any reviews for the Hannspree HS 278 UPB. However we have checked the rating of all Hannspree PC monitors and the average score is 74.7%.

Hannspree HS 278 UPB Specification

Key Features
Display Diagonal
Display Resolution
Display
Dynamic Contrast Ratio
3D
Response Time
Vertical Viewing Angle
Horizontal Viewing Angle
Typical Contrast Ratio
Aspect Ratio
Supported Graphics Resolutions
Backlight Type
HD Type
Digital Vertical Frequency
Digital Horizontal Frequency
Viewable Size Diagonal
Pixel Pitch
Display Diagonal (Metric)
Display Technology
Display Brightness
Screen Shape
Native Aspect Ratio
Colours
Maximum Refresh Rate
Panel Type
Display Brightness (Typical)
Ports & Interfaces
HDMI
Built-in USB Hub
HDMI Port
Headphone Outputs
DisplayPort
VGA (D-Sub) Port
USB Type-A Downstream Port
USB Hub Version
Upstream Port
Multimedia
Built-in Speaker
Built-in Camera
TV Tuner Integrated
Speaker
RMS Rated Power
Design
Energy Star Certified
Certification
Feet Colour
Colour
Market Positioning
Performance
NVIDIA G-Sync
AMD FreeSync
Thin Client
Thin Client Installed
Ergonomics
Height Adjustment
Tilt Angle
Tilt Adjustment
Swivelling
VESA Mounting Interface
Cable Lock Slot
VESA Mounting
Pivot
Number of OSD Languages
On Screen Display (OSD)
Cable Lock Slot Type
Power
Energy Efficiency Class
Typical Power Consumption
Standby Power Consumption
Power Consumption (Off)
Annual Energy Consumption
AC Input Frequency
AC Input Voltage
Packaging Data
Package Weight
Cables Included
Package Height
Package Depth
Package Width
Quick Start Guide
Weight & Dimensions
Weight (With Stand)
Weight With Stand
Height (With Stand)
Depth (With Stand)
Width (With Stand)
Weight
Height
Depth
Width
Other Features
Game Mode
Display Technology
Maximum Resolution
HDMI Cable
USB Port
Video Compression Formats

Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers

hannspree ebr2hs278upb, hannspree hs278upb, hs278upb 100x100, v320186 hs278upb, hannspree 27quot, hanns g hs278upb, hanns g v320186, hanns g 100x100, v320186 v320186, hs278upb 5ms, hanns g 5ms

Barcodes

 00766907812312,  04711404021954

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