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Philips 298X4QJAB/27

$328.99
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A fully featured and award winning 29" PC display, with a good price and low running costs
29" 2560 X 1080 Pixels 20000000:1 No Apr 2013
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Philips 298X4QJAB/27 Review

With excellent reviews, we have ranked the Philips 298X4QJAB/27 number 434 across all PC monitors.
98
Reviews
9 Reviews + 1 Award
80
Value for Money
Very Good
80
Features
Fully-Featured
72
Running Costs
$71 Over 5 Years
81
Overall Score
Excellent

Why Has it Scored 81?

It has fantastic expert reviews and terrific user reviews with 100% of buyers recommending this PC screen to others.
This PC monitor is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer PC displays with better features are available. However it has good reviews so it may still be worth considering. View the latest PC screens 2018.
This Philips PC monitor has running costs of $71 over 5 years, which puts it typical compared to the other 3,257 PC monitors that we have compared it to. View all energy saving flatpanel monitors.
The 298X4QJAB/27 has some great features:
2560 x 1080 pixels resolution
Bigger than average display diagonal
Wider than average horizontal viewing angle
Wider than average vertical viewing angle

Philips 298X4QJAB/27 In-Depth Analysis

Running Costs

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The 298X4QJAB/00 has an average 5 year running cost of $71 based on average usage levels and energy prices, which is typical compared to the other 3,257 flatpanel monitors.

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Features

2560 X 1080 Pixels Resolution

The largest display resolution of the 298X4QJAB/00 is 2560 x 1080 pixels. That's 33% larger resolution than the most frequently found resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels. The best resolution of all PC displays is 5120 x 2880 pixels and the worst is 320 x 240 pixels.

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Bigger Than Average Display Diagonal

The display diagonal of the Philips 298X4QJAB/00 of 29" is bigger than average when compared to most other PC displays. It is in the biggest 11% of all flatpanel monitors when sorted by this feature. Across all the PC screens the display diagonals range from 3.5" to 95", and the average display diagonal is 25".

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Slower Than Average Response Time

PC displays have response times of between 1ms and 55ms, and the average response time is 5.5ms. The response time of the Philips 298X4QJAB/00 of 14ms is in the slowest 5% of all PC displays when sorted by this feature.

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Wider Than Average Horizontal Viewing Angle

The horizontal viewing angle of the 298X4QJAB/00 of 178° is wider than average when compared to most other PC displays. It is wider than 74% of all PC displays when sorted by this feature. The average horizontal viewing angle of all PC displays is 170°, with the narrowest being 40° and the widest being 180°.

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Wider Than Average Vertical Viewing Angle

Across all the PC displays the vertical viewing angles range from 40° to 180°, and the average vertical viewing angle is 160°. The 298X4QJAB/00's vertical viewing angle of 178° is in the widest 32% of all PC displays when ranked by this feature.

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Has a Built-In Speaker(s)

The 298X4QJAB/00 has a built-in speaker(s), unlike 53% of LCD screens which do not have a built-in speaker(s).

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Average Contrast Ratio (typical)

The contrast ratio (typical) of the Philips 298X4QJAB/27 of 1,000 is relatively standard compared to most other PC displays. It is higher than 62% of all PC monitors when sorted by this feature.

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Has an Audio Output

The 298X4QJAB/00 has an audio output, which is unusual. 87% of PC displays do not have an audio output.

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Features Picture-in-Picture Support

The Philips 298X4QJAB/00 features Picture-in-Picture support, which is unusual. 95% of PC displays do not feature Picture-in-Picture support.

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Two HDMI Ports

Most PC displays have between one and five HDMI ports, including the Philips 298X4QJAB/00 which has two HDMI ports.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

298x4qjab27, 298x4qjab00, 298x4qjab93

Barcodes:

00012303196649, 00025184154622, 00132017756714, 00609585229518, 00661686770696, 00712581661786, 05052916669913, 05054484244653, 06095852295180, 06951613902738, 08712581661786

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