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HP L1906

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HP L1906

$69.95
HP L1906
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An impressive value for money and award winning 19" flatpanel monitor, with very good features and low running costs
19" 1280 X 960 Pixels No 5ms Dec 2012
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HP 19" LCD TFT Monitor W/ Stand VGA L1906 PX850A Grade A
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HP L1906 Color LCD Display Monitor 19" VGA 1280 x 1024 500_1 HSTND-2A08 PX850AA (Brand new, unopened)
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$54.99
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Used - HP L1906 PX850A Monitor 19Inch LCD Matte Screen LTM190EX-L31 (Used) - on
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Used - HP L1906 Office Monitor |Tested|Cleaned (Used)
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Used - HP L1906 19.0-inch 1280 x 1024 75Hz TFT Active Matrix Anti-glare Flat Panel (Used)
$74.90
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Used - LOT OF 5 HP COMPAQ HP L1906 1911 1910 FLAT PANEL 19" LCD COMPUTER MONITOR (Used)
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Used - Lot of 2 HP L1906 19" Flat screen computer monitor w/VGA & Power cable No Stand (Used) - on
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Refurbished - HP L1906 19" LCD Monitor Grade A Refurbished (Refurbished) - on
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Refurbished - HP 19" LCD TFT Monitor W/ Stand VGA L1906 PX850A Grade A
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$144.00
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Refurbished - HP Inc. 19INCH LCD COLOUR MONITORRefurbished, L1906-RFBRefurbished)
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HP L1906 Review

Representing excellent value for money and with reviews, we have ranked the HP L1906 number 508 across all PC monitors.
84
Reviews
6 Reviews + 1 Award
92
Value for Money
Excellent
80
Features
Fully-Featured
71
Running Costs
$77 Over 5 Years
81
Overall Score
Excellent

Why Has it Scored 81?

It has below average expert reviews with an average expert rating of 60%.
This PC monitor is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better PC monitors are available. View the latest PC monitors 2018.
It has running costs of $77 over 5 years, which puts it in the most expensive 20% of all 3,257 flatpanel monitors that we have compared it to. View all energy saving PC monitors.
This HP PC monitor has some great features:

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HP L1906 In-Depth Analysis

Value For Money

Terrific Value for Money

The product has excellent reviews but mediocre features. However at $69.95 it is still cheaper than 97% of PC monitors.

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Cheaper in the United States Than Overseas

We checked 22 other countries for prices for the HP L1906 and the United States price of $69.95 was the cheapest.

The cheapest price that we could find overseas was in the United Kingdom where the price is £74.95 ($74.95).

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Running Costs

Running Costs Are Very High

Based on average usage levels and energy prices we estimate that the 5 year running cost of the L1906 is $77, which is in the most expensive 20% of all 3,257 PC screens.

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Features

Smaller Than Average Display Diagonal

The HP L1906's display diagonal of only 19" is in the smallest 7% of all LCD screens when ordered by this feature. The smallest display diagonal of PC screens is 3.5", the biggest is 95", and the average display diagonal is 25".

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Only 1280 X 960 Pixels Resolution

The largest display resolution of the HP L1906 is 1280 x 960 pixels. That's 41% smaller display resolution than a 1920 x 1080 pixels flatpanel monitor, which is the most common resolution. The resolution of all PC displays ranges from 320 x 240 pixels (worst) to 5120 x 2880 pixels (best).

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Average Response Time

The HP L1906's response time of 5ms is relatively typical compared to most other PC displays. It is slower than 42% of all PC screens when ordered by this feature.

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Does Not Have a Built-In Speaker(s)

The HP L1906 does not have a built-in speaker(s), although it is worth noting that 53% of LCD screens also do not have a built-in speaker(s).

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Narrower Than Average Horizontal Viewing Angle

The horizontal viewing angle of the HP L1906 of only 140° is narrower than average when compared to most other PC displays. It is narrower than 92% of all PC displays when ranked by this feature. The average horizontal viewing angle of all flatpanel monitors is 170°, with the narrowest being 40° and the widest being 180°.

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Narrower Than Average Vertical Viewing Angle

PC displays have vertical viewing angles of between 40° and 180°, and the average vertical viewing angle is 160°. The vertical viewing angle of the HP L1906 of only 130° is narrower than average when compared to most other PC displays. It is in the narrowest 8% of all PC displays when sorted by this feature.

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Lower Than Average Contrast Ratio (typical)

The HP L1906's contrast ratio (typical) of only 500 is very low compared to most other PC displays. It is in the lowest 1% of all flatpanel monitors when sorted by this feature.

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