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NEC PA272W-SV2

68

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NEC PA272W-SV2

$1,549.00
NEC PA272W-SV2
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A good spec and economical to run 27" PC screen, but representing only middle of the road value for money
27" 2560 X 1440 Pixels No 8ms Mar 2015 C
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NEC PA272W-SV2 Review

With very good features and low running costs, we have scored the NEC PA272W-SV2 as follows:
57
Value for Money
Average
77
Features
Good Features
73
Running Costs
$58 Over 5 Years
68
Overall Score
Good

Why Has it Scored 68?

It is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better PC monitors are available. View the latest PC displays 2018.
This PC monitor has running costs of $58 over 5 years, which puts it typical compared to the other 3,257 PC screens 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:
2560 x 1440 pixels resolution
Bigger than average display diagonal
Instant real-time visualisation - with the 3d LUT colour emulation and the picture-in-picture function you can simulate accurately different lighting conditions with varying paper colours
Responsible approach to environmental impact - is maintained, without any performance compromise: ambient light sensor, carbon footprint meter / carbon savings meter and efficient cabinet packing design
Future-proof connectivity - as well as easier support of high resolution, 10-bit AH-IPS colour signals is assured with the displayport connector
Improved productivity and reduced desk clutter - through easy multi-platform support and input following USB hub. picture-by-picture allows two different platforms to be simultaneously viewed. A single mouse and keyboard can be switched to the active operating system
Save time and increase personal productivity - see reality on your screen and see your creative masterpieces precisely as you envisioned them
Slower than average response time
Does not have a built-in speaker(s)

NEC PA272W-SV2 In-Depth Analysis

Value For Money

Poor Value for Money

The product has mediocre features and at $1,549.00 it is more expensive than 97% of PC monitors.

Cheaper Price Found in the United Kingdom

We found a cheaper price for the NEC PA272W-SV2 of £909.79 ($909.79) in the United Kingdom. That's a saving of $639.21.

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Running Costs

Running Costs Are Average

Based on average energy prices and usage levels we estimate that the PA272W-SV2 will cost $58 over 5 years to run, which is typical compared to the other 3,257 flatpanel monitors.

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Features

2560 X 1440 Pixels Resolution

The largest display resolution of the PA272W-SV2 is 2560 x 1440 pixels. That's 78% larger resolution than the most common resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels. The resolution of all PC displays ranges from 320 x 240 pixels (worst) to 5120 x 2880 pixels (best).

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Bigger Than Average Display Diagonal

The display diagonals of flatpanel monitors range from 3.5" to 95", and the average display diagonal is 25". The display diagonal of the NEC PA272W-SV2 of 27" is bigger than average when compared to most other PC displays. It is in the biggest 23% of all PC displays when sorted by this feature.

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Slower Than Average Response Time

The NEC PA272W-SV2's response time of 8ms is in the slowest 11% of all PC displays when sorted by this feature. The response times of PC monitors range from 1ms to 55ms, and the average response time is 5.5ms.

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Does Not Have a Built-In Speaker(s)

The PA272W-SV2 does not have a built-in speaker(s), although keep in mind that 53% of flatpanel monitors also do not have a built-in speaker(s).

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Very Wide Horizontal Viewing Angle

The NEC PA272W-SV2's horizontal viewing angle of 178° is wider than 98% of all PC displays when ranked by this feature. The narrowest horizontal viewing angle of PC screens is 40°, the widest is 180°, and the average horizontal viewing angle is 170°.

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Wider Than Average Vertical Viewing Angle

The NEC PA272W-SV2's vertical viewing angle of 178° is wider than 81% of all PC screens when ranked by this feature. The average vertical viewing angle of all PC displays is 160°, with the narrowest being 40° and the widest being 180°.

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Has a Built-In USB Hub

The NEC PA272W-SV2 has a built-in USB hub. 81% of PC displays do not have a built-in USB hub.

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Average Contrast Ratio (typical)

The PA272W-SV2's contrast ratio (typical) of 1,000 is pretty average compared to most other PC displays. It is higher than 51% of all PC displays when ranked by this feature.

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Has AC, DisplayPort and 1 More Cables Included

The number of cables included found on the PA272W-SV2 is more than most PC screens. The most commonly found cables included is USB, but this cables included is not found on this flatpanel monitor. The cables included DVI, AC and DisplayPort are also found on this PC display.

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Has an ECO Mode

The PA272W-SV2 has an ECO mode, unlike 93% of PC displays which do not have an ECO mode.

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Features Picture-in-Picture Support

The NEC PA272W-SV2 features Picture-in-Picture support, which is unusual. 95% of PC displays do not feature Picture-in-Picture support.

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Has a Stand Included

The PA272W-SV2 has a stand included, which is unusual. 85% of flatpanel monitors do not have a stand included.

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Product Identifiers

Barcodes:

04053162842410, 05028695112223

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