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Philips 272S4

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Philips 272S4

Philips 272S4
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An economical to run and good spec 27" PC screen
27" 2560 X 1440 Pixels 20000000:1 No Jan 2015 C
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Philips 272S4 Review

With very good features and low running costs, we have scored the Philips 272S4 as follows:
78
Features
Good Features
74
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 flatpanel monitors 2018.
This PC monitor has running costs of $58 over 5 years, which puts it typical compared to the other 3,292 flatpanel monitors 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
Crystalclear images
Flicker-Free technology
MultiView technology
SmartImage
SmartErgoBase
Built-in stereo speakers
SmartConnect
LED technology
PowerSensor
Narrower than average vertical viewing angle
Narrower than average horizontal viewing angle

Philips 272S4 In-Depth Analysis

Running Costs

Average Running Costs

Based on average energy prices we estimate that the 5 year running cost of the 272S4 is $58, which is typical compared to the other 3,292 flatpanel monitors.

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Features

2560 X 1440 Pixels Resolution

The Philips 272S4 has a maximum display resolution of 2560 x 1440 pixels. That's 78% larger resolution than a 1920 x 1080 pixels LCD screen, which is the most frequently found resolution. The worst resolution of all LCD screens is 320 x 240 pixels and the best is 5120 x 2880 pixels.

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Bigger Than Average Display Diagonal

The display diagonal of the Philips 272S4 of 27" is in the biggest 32% of all PC displays when ranked by this feature. The average display diagonal of all flatpanel monitors is 25", with the smallest being 3.5" and the biggest being 95".

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Average Response Time

The Philips 272S4's response time of 5ms is relatively typical compared to most other flatpanel monitors. It is slower than 27% of all flatpanel monitors when ranked by this feature.

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Has a Built-In Speaker(s)

The Philips 272S4 has a built-in speaker(s), unlike 53% of LCD screens which do not have a built-in speaker(s).

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Narrower Than Average Vertical Viewing Angle

The vertical viewing angle of the Philips 272S4 of only 160° is narrower than average when compared to most other LCD screens. It is narrower than 92% of all flatpanel monitors when ordered by this feature. The vertical viewing angles of flatpanel monitors range from 40° to 180°, and the average vertical viewing angle is 160°.

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Narrower Than Average Horizontal Viewing Angle

The narrowest horizontal viewing angle of PC displays is 40°, the widest is 180°, and the average horizontal viewing angle is 170°. The Philips 272S4's horizontal viewing angle of only 170° is narrower than average when compared to most other flatpanel monitors. It is narrower than 82% of all PC monitors when sorted by this feature.

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Average Contrast Ratio (typical)

The contrast ratio (typical) of the Philips 272S4 of 1,000 is pretty standard compared to most other PC displays. It is higher than 33% of all flatpanel monitors when ranked by this feature.

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Has a Headphone Out

The Philips 272S4 has a headphone out. 89% of LCD screens do not have a headphone out.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

philips 272s4lpjcb27, 272s4lpjcb00, 272s4lpjcb01

Barcodes:

00609585244337, 08712581729035, 08712581729042

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