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NEC MD242C2 PC Monitor

$1,299.00
24" 1920 X 1200 LED 556.3mm May 2013
Display Diagonal Display Resolution Display Width Release Date $60.13 Electricity cost over 5 years
Excellent brand
1920 x 1200 pixels display resolution
Does not have a built-in speaker(s)
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Reviews

Excellent Brand

Based on 223 expert and user reviews (including 29 verified purchases), NEC has excellent ratings for its flatpanel monitors. NEC also has excellent ratings specifically within its medium monitors range. 94% of those that bought a NEC PC display would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.


Display

1920 X 1200 Pixels Display Resolution

The NEC MD242 has a maximum display resolution of 1920 x 1200 pixels. That's 11% more display resolution than the most frequently found display resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels. The display resolution of all PC monitors that are a similar age to this PC screen ranges from 1366 x 768 pixels (worst) to 3440 x 1440 pixels (best).

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Has a Composite Sync

The NEC MD242 has a composite sync. Most of the other flatpanel monitors of this type and age also have a composite sync.

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Has a Separate H/V Sync

The NEC MD242 has a separate H/V sync. Most of the other similar spec PC monitors that are a comparable age to this flatpanel monitor also have a separate H/V sync.

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Fairly Slow Response Time

With a response time of 8 milliseconds, the NEC MD242 has one of the slower response times amongst medium monitors of this age. Medium monitors that came out around the same time as this PC monitor have response times of between 1ms and 40ms.

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Packaging Content

Has Four Cables Included

The number of cables included found on the NEC MD242 is more than most LCD screens of a comparable spec and age to it. This NEC PC screen has an AC cables included, which is the most frequently found cables included found on PC monitors of this age and type. The cables included "DisplayPort", "DVI" and "USB" are also found on this PC screen.

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Multimedia

Does Not Have a Built-In Speaker(s)

The NEC MD242 does not have a built-in speaker(s). Most of the other medium monitors that have been on the market for around the same time as this flatpanel monitor do have a built-in speaker(s).

There are a number of other PC screens which also have a built-in speaker(s) which you might want to consider including the Eizo FlexScan EV3237 ($1,708.99) or the Neovo RX-32 ($1,503), or the HP Z Display Z34.

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Other

Released Over Four Years Ago

It was April 2017 when this NEC PC monitor was released.

Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers nec md242c2
Barcodes 00805736046250

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