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HP L2208W

67

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HP L2208W

$712.00
HP L2208w
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A good spec but 5 year old 22" PC monitor, with average running costs
22" 1680 X 1050 Pixels No 5ms Dec 2012
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HP Inc. MON L2208w CRBN 22
$712.00
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Used - HP L2208W 22" WIDESCREEN LCD MONITOR 1680x1050 (Used)
$67.00
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Refurbished - HP L2208w 22" LCD Monitor Grade C, Refurbished (Refurbished) - on
$79.99
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Refurbished - HP L2208w 22" LCD Monitor Grade A, Refurbished (Refurbished) - on
$107.99
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Refurbished - HP L2208W 22" Widescreen LCD Monitor Grade A Refurbished (Refurbished) - on
$149.99
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Used - HP L2208w 22-inch Widescreen LCD Monitor
$90.00
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HP L2208w Review

With very good features, we have scored the HP L2208w as follows:
77
Features
Good Features
63
Running Costs
$110 Over 5 Years
67
Overall Score
Good

Why Has it Scored 67?

It is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better LCD screens are available. View the latest PC monitors 2018.
This PC monitor has running costs of $110 over 5 years, which puts it in the most expensive 10% of all 3,257 flatpanel monitors that we have compared it to. View all energy saving PC screens.
It has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
Wall mountable
Everyday office workers who require crisp, clear views of productivity software, web and e-mail content. features - basic features and functionality
Adjustable viewing angles and vertical tilt
VGA inputs
Traditional and wide-aspect screens from 15 to 22 diagonal inches
Position the monitor for the way you work best on the desk or using the optional HP quick release a wall, arm, or bundled with another vesa-compliant device, such as an HP thin client or HP dc7800 USDT (sold separately)
This monitor meets stringent worldwide environmental regulatory standards, is ENERGY STAR qualified, and received a silver ranking from the electronic products environmental assessment tool (epeat)
Smaller than average display diagonal
Only 1680 x 1050 pixels resolution

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HP L2208w In-Depth Analysis

Value for Money

Price Has Gone Up by $64 (9%)

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Running Costs

High Running Costs

The L2208w is in the most expensive 10% of all 3,257 LCD screens that we have assessed for running costs. Based on typical energy prices, we estimate the L2208w will cost $110 over 5 years to run.

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Features

Smaller Than Average Display Diagonal

The HP L2208w's display diagonal of only 22" is smaller than average when compared to most other PC screens. It is in the smallest 29% of all PC displays when ranked by this feature. The display diagonals of PC monitors range from 3.5" to 95", and the average display diagonal is 25".

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Only 1680 X 1050 Pixels Resolution

The HP L2208w has a maximum display resolution of 1680 x 1050 pixels. That's 15% smaller display resolution than a 1920 x 1080 pixels flatpanel monitor, which is the most frequently found resolution. Across all PC displays the worst resolution is 320 x 240 pixels and the best is 5120 x 2880 pixels.

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Average Response Time

The response time of the HP L2208w of 5ms is fairly standard compared to most other PC displays. It is in the slowest 56% of all PC displays when ordered by this feature.

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Narrower Than Average Vertical Viewing Angle

The vertical viewing angle of the HP L2208w of only 160° is narrower than average when compared to most other PC displays. It is in the narrowest 35% of all PC screens when ordered by this feature. The vertical viewing angles of PC displays range from 40° to 180°, and the average vertical viewing angle is 160°.

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Narrower Than Average Horizontal Viewing Angle

The HP L2208w's horizontal viewing angle of only 160° is narrower than 91% of all flatpanel monitors when ranked by this feature. The horizontal viewing angles of PC displays range from 40° to 180°, and the average horizontal viewing angle is 170°.

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Does Not Have a Built-In Speaker(s)

Like most other LCD screens, the HP L2208w does not have a built-in speaker(s). 53% of PC displays do not have a built-in speaker(s).

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Wall Mountable

The HP L2208w is wall mountable. 92% of LCD screens are not wall mountable.

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