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HP Z27q

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An expensive to run 5120 x 2880 LCD screen with average features
27" 5120 X 2880 Pixels LED No Dec 2015
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HP Z27q Review

With average features, we have scored the HP Z27q as follows for Summary.
56
Average Features
12
25
$157 Over 8 Years
Overall Score
36
Mediocre

Why Has it Scored 36?

At over a year old this PC display is slightly out of date, and newer PC screens with more up to date technology are available. View the latest PC screens 2017.
It has running costs of $157 over 8 years, which puts it in the most expensive 7% of all 2,770 PC displays that we have compared it to.
This PC monitor has some good features, but is also missing a few features:
Has a built-in USB hub
Quite wide viewing angle, horizontal
Fairly slow response time
Does not have a built-in speaker(s)

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HP Z27q In-Depth Analysis

Features

Has a Built-In USB Hub

The HP Z27q has a built-in USB hub. 85% of LCD screens do not have a built-in USB hub.

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Quite Wide Viewing Angle, Horizontal

The viewing angle, horizontal of the HP Z27q of 178° is fairly wide compared to most other PC displays. It is in the widest 7% of all PC monitors when ranked by this feature. The average viewing angle, horizontal of all PC monitors is 170°, with the narrowest being 17° and the widest being 180°.

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Fairly Slow Response Time

The fastest response time of LCD screens is 1ms, the slowest is 55ms, and the average response time is 5.7ms. The response time of the HP Z27q of 14ms is in the slowest 4% of all PC displays when sorted by this feature.

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5120 X 2880 Pixels Display Resolution

The HP Z27q has a maximum display resolution of 5120 x 2880 pixels. That's over seven times the resolution of a 1920 x 1080 pixels LCD screen, which is the most common resolution and is in fact the best resolution across all flatpanel monitors.

Across comparable types of LCD screen the worst resolution is 320 x 240 pixels.

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Quite Wide Viewing Angle, Vertical

The average viewing angle, vertical of all LCD screens is 160°, with the narrowest being 10° and the widest being 180°. The viewing angle, vertical of the HP Z27q of 178° is quite wide compared to most other PC screens. It is in the widest 13% of all flatpanel monitors when ordered by this feature.

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Does Not Have a Built-In Speaker(s)

The HP Z27q does not have a built-in speaker(s), although keep in mind that 53% of LCD screens also do not have a built-in speaker(s).

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Running Costs

High Running Costs

The Z27q is in the most expensive 7% of all 2,770 PC displays that we have assessed for 8 year running costs. Based on average energy prices, we estimate the 8 year running cost of the Z27q is $157.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers hp j3g14a4abb, hp j3g14a4abu, hp j3g14atabu, hp j3g14atabb, hp 5120x2880, hp 300cdm2, hp z27q
Barcodes 00888793156339, 00888793156438, 05054629730560

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