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NEC AS242WBK

$170.64
$96.00 $75 cheaper than 59 days ago
NEC AS242W-BK
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A very economical to run and low cost 23.6" LCD screen, with great features
23.6" 1920 X 1080 (Full HD) Pixels No 5ms Jan 2016
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NEC AS242W-BK 24" Widescreen LED Backlit LCD Monitor
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NEC AS242W-BK Widescreen LED Backlit 23.6" Screen LCD Monitor
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NEC Display Solutions AccuSync AS242W-BK Black 23.6" 5ms Widescreen LED Backlight LCD Monitor
$158.10
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NEC AccuSync AS242W-BK 23.6" Full HD TN Black computer monitor LED display (Brand new, unopened) - on
$187.68
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NEC Display AccuSync AS242W-BK 24 LED LCD Monitor - 16:9 - 5 ms
$188.99
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NEC AS242W 24" Full HD Widescreen Desktop LED Monitor, 1920x1080, Black
$194.49
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NEC AS242W-BK LED Desktop Monitor
$199.95
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NEC AS242W-BK LED Desktop Monitor
$214.95
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NEC AS242W-BK Review

Representing excellent value for money and with low running costs, we have ranked the NEC AS242W-BK number 306 across all PC monitors.
98
Value for Money
Excellent
80
Features
Fully-Featured
86
Running Costs
$42 Over 5 Years
82
Overall Score
Excellent

Why Has it Scored 82?

It is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better PC screens are available. View the latest PC monitors 2018.
This PC monitor has running costs of $42 over 5 years, which puts it typical compared to the other 3,257 LCD screens that we have compared it to. View all energy saving PC monitors.
It has some great features:
Has a built-in speaker(s)
Ambix dual-input technology allows for digital/analog compatibility with upgraded video cards and software as well as connection to two systems
Rapid response technology delivers virtually uninterrupted, undistorted viewing of high-speed, full-motion video
ECO mode function helps save power, reduce heat and extend the life of the display by allowing you to dim the backlight
Carbon footprint meter helps track and calculate the reduction of green gas emissions
NaViSet administrator 2: free software solution that greatly eases administration and management of larger display device installations

Should You Buy it Now?

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NEC AS242W-BK In-Depth Analysis

Value For Money

Extremely Good Value for Money

The product has mediocre features but at $96.00 it is in the cheapest 10% of PC monitors.

Price Has Gone Down by $75 (44%)

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Running Costs

OK Running Costs

The average running cost of the AS242W-BK is $42 over 5 years based on typical energy prices and usage levels, which is typical compared to the other 3,257 LCD screens.

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Features

1920 X 1080 Pixels Resolution

This flatpanel monitor has a display resolution of 1920 x 1080 (Full HD)|1920 x 1080 pixels, which is the most commonly found resolution on LCD screens.

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Average Display Diagonal

The display diagonal of the AS242W-BK of 23.6" is relatively standard compared to most other PC displays. It is in the biggest 43% of all flatpanel monitors when ranked by this feature.

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Average Response Time

The AS242W-BK's response time of 5ms is fairly average compared to most other PC displays. It is slower than 28% of all flatpanel monitors when ordered by this feature.

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Has a Built-In Speaker(s)

The AS242W-BK has a built-in speaker(s), unlike 53% of PC displays which do not have a built-in speaker(s).

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Average Horizontal Viewing Angle

The horizontal viewing angle of the AS242W-BK of 176° is pretty average compared to most other PC displays. It is in the widest 40% of all PC displays when ordered by this feature.

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Average Vertical Viewing Angle

The vertical viewing angle of the AS242W-BK of 170° is relatively standard compared to most other PC displays. It is wider than 62% of all LCD screens when ordered by this feature.

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Does Not Have a Built-In USB Hub

Like most other LCD screens, the AS242W-BK does not have a built-in USB hub. 81% of LCD screens do not have a built-in USB hub.

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Average Contrast Ratio (typical)

The AS242W-BK's contrast ratio (typical) of 1,000 is fairly typical compared to most other PC screens. It is in the highest 50% of all PC displays when sorted by this feature.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

nec display solutions as242wbk, nec 1920x1080, nec as242wbk

Barcodes:

0000008.06E+11, 0008.05736E+11, 00805736054637

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