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HP DreamColor LP2480zx

73

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HP DreamColor LP2480zx

$479.00
HP DreamColor LP2480zx
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A good spec and multi award winning 24" PC screen, with average running costs
24" 1920 X 1200 Pixels No 6ms Jul 2015
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Used - HP LP2480ZX 24" 1920x1200 Widescreen HDMI DVI LED Monitor GV546A 458009 458118 (Used)
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Used - HP LP2480ZX 24" 1920x1200 Widescreen HDMI DP DVI LED Monitor GV546A 458004-001 (Used)
$76.49
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Used - HP DreamColor LP2480zx Professional LED Backlit 24" IPS LCD Monitor (Used)
$150.00
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Used - HP LP2480zx (Used)
$450.00
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Used - LOT 35x HP LP2480ZX 24" 1920x1200 HDMI DP DVI LED LCD Monitor GV546A w/ Stand (Used)
$2,099.99
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Refurbished - HP LP2480zx 24" Widescreen LED IPS LCD Monitor Grade C Refurbished (Refurbished) - on
$249.99
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$314.99
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$359.99
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$449.99
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$484.99
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$487.99
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Refurbished - Dual Matching HP LP2480zx 24" Widescreen LED IPS LCD Monitor Grade B Refurbished (Refurbished) - on
$849.99
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$949.99
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HP DreamColor LP2480zx Review

With excellent reviews and very good features, we have scored the HP DreamColor LP2480zx as follows:
96
Reviews
60 Reviews + 9 Awards
78
Features
Good Features
66
Running Costs
$100 Over 5 Years
73
Overall Score
Very Good

Why Has it Scored 73?

It has great expert reviews and great user reviews with 95% of buyers recommending this PC screen to others.
This PC monitor is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer PC monitors with better features are available. However it has good reviews so it may still be worth considering. View the latest LCD screens 2018.
This HP PC monitor has running costs of $100 over 5 years, which puts it in the most expensive 13% of all 3,257 PC screens that we have compared it to. View all energy saving PC displays.
The DreamColor LP2480zx has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
1920 x 1200 pixels resolution
Wider than average vertical viewing angle
The HP dreamcolor lp2480zx professional LCD display is the world's only color-critical LCD based on HP dreamcolor engine technology. this uniquely affordable monitor delivers broad color support, rich visual quality, and consistent results.features
Billion-color possibilities: enjoy support for over one billion active colors 64 times the colors supported by traditional lcds from the innovative 30-bit LCD panel technology
Breakthrough color control: achieve what you intended with unprecedented color fidelity through a tri-color LED backlight; work with deeper colors, crt-class black, and programmable white all on a 24-inch diagonal wide-aspect screen
Vision-to-production precision: customize seven color space presets for luminance, gamma, gamut, and white point; achieve completely accurate rendition of srgb, adobe RGB, SMPTE-C, and rec.709, and 95% of DCI at the touch of a button
Enhanced connectivity: get connected to all your devices with analog, DVI-I, display port 1.1, HDMI 1.3, component, s-video, and composite inputs, HDCP support for protected content, and an integrated USB hub
Flexible positioning: be comfortable with adjustable tilt, swivel, height adjustment, and pivot rotation
Easy-to-use osd: quickly customize a range of user and color calibration settings with the completely redesigned onscreen display. new backlit bezel buttons enable easy viewing in bright and dark work environments
Slower than average response time
Does not have a built-in speaker(s)

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HP DreamColor LP2480zx In-Depth Analysis

Running Costs

Running Costs Are Very High

Based on average energy prices and usage levels we estimate that the 5 year running cost of the DreamColor LP2480zx is $100, which makes it one of the most expensive to run flatpanel monitors.

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Features

Average Display Diagonal

The HP DreamColor LP2480zx's display diagonal of 24" is fairly standard compared to most other PC displays. It is in the biggest 63% of all PC displays when ordered by this feature.

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1920 X 1200 Pixels Resolution

The largest display resolution of the DreamColor LP2480zx is 1920 x 1200 pixels. That's 11% larger resolution than a 1920 x 1080 pixels flatpanel monitor, which is the most frequently found resolution. The worst resolution of all PC displays is 320 x 240 pixels and the best is 5120 x 2880 pixels.

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Slower Than Average Response Time

PC screens have response times of between 1ms and 55ms, and the average response time is 5.5ms. The response time of the HP DreamColor LP2480zx of 6ms is slower than average when compared to most other PC displays. It is slower than 80% of all PC displays when sorted by this feature.

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Wider Than Average Vertical Viewing Angle

The DreamColor LP2480zx's vertical viewing angle of 178° is wider than average when compared to most other PC displays. It is in the widest 19% of all PC displays when sorted by this feature. Across all the PC displays the vertical viewing angles range from 40° to 180°, and the average vertical viewing angle is 160°.

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Does Not Have a Built-In Speaker(s)

The HP DreamColor LP2480zx does not have a built-in speaker(s). 53% of PC displays also do not have a built-in speaker(s).

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Very Wide Horizontal Viewing Angle

Across all the PC displays the horizontal viewing angles range from 40° to 180°, and the average horizontal viewing angle is 170°. The HP DreamColor LP2480zx's horizontal viewing angle of 178° is very wide compared to most other PC screens. It is in the widest 2% of all PC displays when ranked by this feature.

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Average Contrast Ratio (typical)

The DreamColor LP2480zx's contrast ratio (typical) of 1,000 is pretty typical compared to most other PC screens. It is higher than 51% of all flatpanel monitors when sorted by this feature.

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