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NEC EA305WMi PC Monitor

30" 2560 X 1600 LED Jan 2016
C
Display Diagonal Display Resolution Display Built-In Speaker(s) Release Date $126.69 Electricity cost over 5 years
Two industry awards
Has a built-in USB hub
Has a built-in speaker(s)
tomshardware.co.uk Editor Approved tomshardware.com Editor Approved

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Reviews

Two Industry Awards

This medium monitor was given an "Editor's Choice" award by both websites Tomshardware.co.uk and Tomshardware.com, both of which wrote that this LCD screen was terrific.

NEC Has Excellent Reviews for Its Flatpanel Monitors

We checked 223 owner and expert reviews (including 29 verified purchases) for NEC PC monitors and found that on average NEC has excellent ratings compared to other manufacturers. We also found that NEC has excellent ratings specifically within its medium monitors range. 94% of those that bought a NEC PC screen would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.


Ports & Interfaces

Has a Built-In USB Hub

The EA305WMi has a built-in USB hub, unlike most of the other LCD screens of this age and spec which do not have a built-in USB hub.

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Only One HDMI Port

The NEC EA305WMi is a one HDMI port LCD screen. Most of the other flatpanel monitors of a similar age and spec to this LCD screen have between one and three HDMI ports.

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Multimedia

Has a Built-In Speaker(s)

The EA305WMi has a built-in speaker(s), as do most of the other PC displays of a similar spec and age to this PC display.

We compared all the other PC displays with a built-in speaker(s) to this PC display and we think the Benq GL2450HM, the Acer B276HLC ($286.99), and the Viewsonic VG2401mh-2 which has better reviews is also worth considering.

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Display

2560 X 1600 Pixels Display Resolution

The EA305WMi has a maximum display resolution of 2560 x 1600 pixels. That's 98% more display resolution than a 1920 x 1080 pixels flatpanel monitor, which is the most frequently found display resolution. Across all flatpanel monitors of this spec and age the worst display resolution is 1366 x 768 pixels and the best is 4096 x 2160 pixels.

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Very Wide Viewing Angle, Vertical

The narrowest viewing angle, vertical of LCD screens of a similar spec and age to this PC display is 50° and the widest is 180°. When compared to other flatpanel monitors that have been around for a similar time to this PC screen that we have assessed, the viewing angle, vertical of the EA305WMi of 178 degrees is one of the widest.

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Very Wide Viewing Angle, Horizontal

When compared to other medium monitors that were released around the same time as this PC screen that we have assessed the viewing angle, horizontal of, the NEC EA305WMi's viewing angle, horizontal of 178 degrees is one of the widest. The average viewing angle, horizontal of medium monitors that were launched around the same time as this flatpanel monitor is 170°, and the viewing angles, horizontal range from 80° to 180°.

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Fairly Slow Response Time

With a response time of 6 milliseconds, the EA305WMi has one of the slower response times amongst similar spec flatpanel monitors of this age. The fastest response time of medium monitors that were released more than a year ago is 1ms and the slowest is 25ms.

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Certificates

Has an Energy Star Certified

The EA305WMi has an Energy Star certified. Most of the other medium monitors that have been around for more than a year also have an Energy Star certified.

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Packaging Content

Has Three Cables Included

The number of cables included found on the NEC EA305WMi is more than most medium monitors that were released around the same time as it. This PC screen has an AC cables included, which is the most commonly found cables included found on PC monitors of this spec and age. The cables included "DisplayPort" and "USB" are also found on this NEC PC screen.

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Other

Released Over a Year Ago

It was April 2017 when this LCD screen was released.

Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers nec ea305wmibk
Barcodes 00000060003819, 05028695112247, 05028695112254

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