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HP Z27q

HP Z27q
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A good spec but 3 year old 27" PC display, with satisfactory running costs
27" 5120 X 2880 Pixels No 14ms Apr 2015
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HP Z27q Review

With very good features, we have scored the HP Z27q as follows:
77
Features
Good Features
61
Running Costs
$160 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 PC displays are available. View the latest flatpanel monitors 2018.
This PC monitor has running costs of $160 over 5 years, which puts it in the most expensive 5% of all 3,257 flatpanel monitors that we have compared it to. View all energy saving PC displays.
It has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
Bigger than average display diagonal
5120 x 2880 pixels resolution
This is how we do 5k
Out-of-the-box color calibration
Extraordinary color
Additional features
Slower than average response time
Does not have a built-in speaker(s)

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HP Z27q In-Depth Analysis

Running Costs

Running Costs Are High

The Z27q is in the most expensive 5% of all 3,257 flatpanel monitors that we have analysed for running costs. Based on average energy prices and usage levels, we estimate the Z27q will cost $160 over 5 years to run.

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Features

Bigger Than Average Display Diagonal

The smallest display diagonal of flatpanel monitors is 3.5", the biggest is 95", and the average display diagonal is 25". The HP Z27q's display diagonal of 27" is bigger than 79% of all PC displays when ranked by this feature.

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5120 X 2880 Pixels Resolution

The HP Z27q has a maximum display resolution of 5120 x 2880 pixels. That's over seven times the resolution of the most common resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels and is in fact the best resolution amongst all PC displays.

Amongst similar types of flatpanel monitor the worst resolution is 320 x 240 pixels.

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Slower Than Average Response Time

The response times of PC displays range from 1ms to 55ms, and the average response time is 5.5ms. The response time of the HP Z27q of 14ms is in the slowest 3% of all PC displays when sorted by this feature.

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Very Wide Horizontal Viewing Angle

The narrowest horizontal viewing angle of PC displays is 40°, the widest is 180°, and the average horizontal viewing angle is 170°. The horizontal viewing angle of the HP Z27q of 178° is very wide compared to most other PC displays. It is wider than 96% of all PC screens when sorted by this feature.

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Wider Than Average Vertical Viewing Angle

The HP Z27q's vertical viewing angle of 178° is in the widest 24% of all PC displays when ordered by this feature. The average vertical viewing angle of all PC monitors is 160°, with the narrowest being 40° and the widest being 180°.

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Does Not Have a Built-In Speaker(s)

The HP Z27q 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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Has a Built-In USB Hub

The HP Z27q has a built-in USB hub, which is unusual. 81% of flatpanel monitors do not have a built-in USB hub.

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Average Contrast Ratio (typical)

The contrast ratio (typical) of the HP Z27q of 1,000 is fairly standard compared to most other PC screens. It is in the highest 54% of all PC displays when ranked by this feature.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

0888793156421 z27q, hp j3g14a4abu, hp j3g14a4abb, hp j3g14atabu, hp j3g14atabb, hp 5120x2880, hp 300cdm2, hp z27q

Barcodes:

00888793156339, 00888793156438, 05054629730560

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