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NEC MultiSync P242W Review
|Value for Money||
|$62 Over 8 Years|
Why Has it Scored 40?
It has below average user reviews with an average user rating of 60%.
This PC monitor is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better PC displays are available. View the latest flatpanel monitors 2017.
It has running costs of $62 over 8 years, which puts it typical compared to the other 2,770 PC displays that we have compared it to.
This NEC PC monitor has some good features, but is also missing a few features:
Has an ECO mode
1920 x 1200 pixels display resolution
Does not have a built-in speaker(s)
Fairly slow response time
NEC MultiSync P242W In-Depth Analysis
Value For Money
Mediocre Value for Money
The product has mediocre features and at $695.40 it is more expensive than 86% of PC screens.
Cheaper Price Found in the United Kingdom
We found a cheaper price for the NEC MultiSync P242W of £578.01 ($578.01) in the United Kingdom. That's a saving of $117.39.
Has an ECO Mode
The MultiSync P242W has an ECO mode, unlike 94% of LCD screens which do not have an ECO mode.
Does Not Have a Built-In Speaker(s)
Like most other flatpanel monitors, the NEC MultiSync P242W does not have a built-in speaker(s). 53% of flatpanel monitors do not have a built-in speaker(s).
Fairly Slow Response Time
LCD screens have response times of between 1ms and 55ms, and the average response time is 5.7ms. The NEC MultiSync P242W's response time of 8ms is quite slow compared to most other PC screens. It is in the slowest 11% of all PC displays when ordered by this feature.
1920 X 1200 Pixels Display Resolution
The NEC MultiSync P242W has a maximum display resolution of 1920 x 1200 pixels. That's 11% larger resolution than a 1920 x 1080 pixels PC screen, which is the most common resolution. 1920 x 1080 pixels is also found on this NEC PC display. PC screens resolutions range from 320 x 240 pixels (worst) to 5120 x 2880 pixels (best).
Fairly Wide Viewing Angle, Horizontal
The narrowest viewing angle, horizontal of LCD screens is 17°, the widest is 180°, and the average viewing angle, horizontal is 170°. The viewing angle, horizontal of the MultiSync P242W of 178° is fairly wide compared to most other PC screens. It is in the widest 16% of all PC monitors when ordered by this feature.
Running Costs Are OK
The average 8 year running cost of the MultiSync P242W is $62 based on average energy prices, which is typical compared to the other 2,770 flatpanel monitors.
|Manufacturer Part Numbers||nec display solutions p242w, necmitsubishi p242w, nec p242wbksv, nec 1920x1200, nec 993hza00, nec 993gzs00, nec p166465p, nec 993hzs00, nec 993gza00, nec 350cdm2, code p242w, part p242w, 154039-22|
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