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HP X20LED

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HP X20LED

$1,011.00
HP x20LED
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A good spec but only moderate value for money 20" PC display, with average running costs
20" 1600 X 900 Pixels 1000000:1 No Dec 2012
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HP X20LED Review

With very good features, we have scored the HP x20LED as follows:
58
Value for Money
Average
78
Features
Good Features
67
Running Costs
$87 Over 5 Years
68
Overall Score
Good

Why Has it Scored 68?

It is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better PC screens are available. View the latest LCD screens 2018.
This PC monitor has running costs of $87 over 5 years, which puts it in the most expensive 18% of all 3,292 PC screens that we have compared it to. View all energy saving LCD screens.
It has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
The price-smart HP x20led with WLED backlights helps you save energy. it also offers an increased dynamic contrast ratio, faster response times, and an ultra-slim profile
The WLED (white led) backlights in the HP x20led monitor provide better visual quality, are more environmentally sound and help reduce power consumption and energy costs
The 16:9 aspect ratio enables a great view of your favourite high-definition content on the 50.8 cm (20") widescreen
VGA and DVI-D (with hdcp) provide flexible connectivity options, so you can easily connect to an HP PC, notebook or netbook
The HP x20led has a 1,000,000:1 dynamic contrast ratio for deeper blacks, brighter whites and subtle colours. plus, the 5 ms on/off response time helps reduce blur in action movies, sports or gaming
Smaller than average display diagonal
Only 1600 x 900 pixels resolution

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HP X20LED In-Depth Analysis

Value For Money

Poor Value for Money

The product has mediocre features and at $1,011.00 it is in the most expensive 13% of LCD screens.

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Cheaper Price Found in the United Kingdom

We found a cheaper price for the HP x20LED of £331.29 ($331.29) in the United Kingdom. That's a saving of $679.71.

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Running Costs

Running Costs Are Very High

The average 5 year running cost of the x20LED is $87 based on typical usage levels and energy prices, which is in the most expensive 18% of all 3,292 PC monitors.

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Features

Smaller Than Average Display Diagonal

The average display diagonal of all flatpanel monitors is 25", with the smallest being 3.5" and the biggest being 95". The HP x20LED's display diagonal of only 20" is smaller than average when compared to most other flatpanel monitors. It is in the smallest 15% of all flatpanel monitors when sorted by this feature.

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Only 1600 X 900 Pixels Resolution

The largest display resolution of the HP x20LED is 1600 x 900 pixels. That's 31% smaller display resolution than the most common resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels. PC screens resolutions range from 320 x 240 pixels (worst) to 5120 x 2880 pixels (best).

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Average Response Time

The response time of the HP x20LED of 5ms is pretty standard compared to most other PC monitors. It is slower than 34% of all PC displays when ranked by this feature.

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Narrower Than Average Horizontal Viewing Angle

The horizontal viewing angle of the HP x20LED of only 170° is in the narrowest 33% of all flatpanel monitors when ranked by this feature. The narrowest horizontal viewing angle of flatpanel monitors is 40°, the widest is 180°, and the average horizontal viewing angle is 170°.

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Narrower Than Average Vertical Viewing Angle

The vertical viewing angle of the HP x20LED of only 160° is narrower than average when compared to most other flatpanel monitors. It is narrower than 71% of all LCD screens when sorted by this feature. Across all the PC screens 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 x20LED does not have a built-in speaker(s). 53% of flatpanel monitors also do not have a built-in speaker(s).

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Average Contrast Ratio (typical)

The contrast ratio (typical) of the HP x20LED of 1,000 is pretty typical compared to most other PC displays. It is higher than 64% of all PC displays when sorted by this feature.

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Product Identifiers

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hp x20led

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00000612577001, 04054842506608

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