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Philips E Line 328E8QJAB5
328E8QJAB5

Philips E Line 328E8QJAB5
91
Reviews
20 Reviews + 1 Award
89
Features
Fully-Featured
86
Popularity
Widely Available
75
Value for Money
Very Good
83
Age
2 Years Old
89
Running Costs
£76 Over 5 Years
85
Kagoo Score
Excellent
Our Verdict:
A fully featured and award winning 31.5" PC screen, with a fair price and very low running costs. It has a built-in speaker, a headphone out and an HDCP and features Plug & Play. Our review analysis indicates that has a good screen.
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31.5"
1080P
RESOLUTION
5ms
RESPONSE TIME
178°
VERTICAL
178°
HORIZONTAL
$62
OVER 5 YEARS
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85

With outstanding reviews and excellent features, we have ranked the Philips E Line 328E8QJAB5 number 268 across all PC monitors.

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85
Kagoo Score
91
Reviews
90
Features
86
Popularity
75
Value for Money
84
Age
89
Running Costs

85

85
Kagoo Score

Why Has it Scored 85?

owners report that it has good expert reviews and good user reviews with an average overall rating of 78%, based on 20 reviews. This PC monitor has received an industry award from Kitguru.net.
It is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer PC screens with better features are available. However this Philips PC monitor has good reviews so it may still be worth considering.
The E Line 328E8QJAB5 has an energy efficiency rating of B, and its running costs of £76 over 5 years are pretty average compared to the other 1,800+ PC displays that we have calculated running costs for.
It has some great features:
Big display diagonal
1920 x 1080 (Full HD) pixels resolution
High typical contrast ratio
Has a built-in speaker
Ultra-curved, ultra-colorful
Curved design inspired by the world around us
Features designed for you
Curved display design

What is the Kagoo Score?

We calculate the Kagoo Score for each PC monitor by looking at its reviews, features, popularity, age, value for money and running costs.

The Kagoo Score is an easy way to understand whether the PC monitor is recommended.

The Kagoo Scores are constantly being updated. As newer, higher spec PC monitors come to market, the older PC monitors will gradually have their Kagoo Score reduced.

91
Reviews

Average Review Score

3.9 stars (20 reviews)

20%

of Customers Would Recommend
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Worth Considering Award

The Philips E Line 328E8QJAB5 has received a Worth Considering Award from kitguru.net.
Worth Considering from kitguru.net

What Are People Saying About the Philips E Line 328E8QJAB5?

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7 Out of 10 People Thought it Was Reasonably Priced
  • The Philips 328E8QJAB5 offers a TV-sized curved screen that's perfect for entertainment use at a desirable price range. The monitor provides deep and lush ...
    monitornerds.com 24 Jul 2018
  • ... speakers could be louder but other than that this monitor is spot on and good value for money...
    Christopher - Amazon.co.uk 4 Jan 2019
  • ... monitor especially on HDMI connection. Would recommend to anyone as perfect for the price considering what other makes cost...
    W - Amazon.co.uk 8 Oct 2018
  • ... bring this monitor to market for £230.The Philips has a tempting c...Very cheap. Solid build quality. Large, curved panel. Underwhelming contrast. Mediocre ...
    kitguru.net 22 Jul 2018
  • One Person Thought it Was Good in Terms of Size
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    One Customer Thought This PC Monitor Had a Good Design
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    One Customer Thought This PC Monitor Was Easy to Use
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    One Person Thought it Did Not Have Good Technical Features
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    Four People Thought it Had a Poor Picture Quality

    Two people thought that the Philips 328E8QJAB500 has a good screen.

  • ... points because of its low price, but this 31.5in curved screen makes serious compromises to achieve its budget position.
    kitguru.net 22 Jul 2018
  • ... Underwhelming contrast. Mediocre colour accuracy. Few adjustment options. Poor screen modes. KitGuru Says. The Philips 328 8QJA 5 wins points because of ...
    kitguru.net 22 Jul 2018
  • How Good Are Philips PC Screens?

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    Features

    Key Reasons For and Against

    Big display diagonal
    1920 x 1080 (Full HD) pixels resolution
    High typical contrast ratio
    Has a built-in speaker
    Has a headphone out
    Has an HDCP
    Has a stand included
    ok response time
    ok horizontal viewing angle
    ok vertical viewing angle
    Does not have a built-in USB hub
    Only has ac, hdmi and 1 more cables included
    Not Energy Star certified
    Big Display Diagonal
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    The smallest display diagonal of PC screens is 3.5", the biggest is 95", and the average display diagonal is 25". The 328E8QJAB500's display diagonal of 31.5" is in the biggest 12% of all PC displays when sorted by this feature.

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    1920 X 1080 (Full HD) Pixels Resolution

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    ok Response Time

    The Philips 328E8QJAB500's response time of 5ms is ok compared to most other flatpanel monitors. It is in the slowest 33% of all PC monitors when ranked by this feature.

    What does "response time" mean? Less Edit
    Does Not Have a Built-in USB Hub

    The 328E8QJAB500 does not have a built-in USB hub. 80% of PC screens also do not have a built-in USB hub.

    What is a built-in USB hub? Less Edit
    High Typical Contrast Ratio

    The highest typical contrast ratio of the 328E8QJAB500 is high. That's over two times the typical contrast ratio of the most frequently found typical contrast ratio of . The typical contrast ratio of all PC screens ranges from 750:1 and lower (worst) to ultra high (best). A contrast ratio of between 2,500 and 5,000:1.

    A contrast ratio of between 2,500 and 5,000:1.

    What does "typical contrast ratio" mean? Less Edit
    Has a Built-in Speaker
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    The Philips 328E8QJAB500 has a built-in speaker. 52% of LCD screens do not have a built-in speaker.

    What is a built-in speaker? Less Edit
    ok Horizontal Viewing Angle
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    The horizontal viewing angle of the 328E8QJAB500 of 178° is ok compared to most other PC displays. It is in the widest 46% of all PC displays when ranked by this feature.

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    ok Vertical Viewing Angle
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    The Philips 328E8QJAB500's vertical viewing angle of 178° is ok compared to most other PC displays. It is wider than 50% of all PC screens when ranked by this feature.

    What does "vertical viewing angle" mean? Less Edit
    Has a Headphone Out
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    The 328E8QJAB500 has a headphone out, unlike 81% of PC screens which do not have a headphone out.

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    Has an HDCP
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    The 328E8QJAB500 has an HDCP, which is unusual. 54% of PC screens do not have an HDCP.

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    Has a Stand Included

    The Philips 328E8QJAB500 has a stand included, which is unusual. 76% of flatpanel monitors do not have a stand included.

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    Only Has Ac, Hdmi and 1 More Cables Included

    The 328E8QJAB500 has a smaller number of cables included than most PC displays. This flatpanel monitor has a vga cables included, which is the most commonly found cables included found on PC screens. The cables included "ac" and "hdmi" are also found on this PC display.

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    Not Energy Star Certified

    The 328E8QJAB500 is not Energy Star certified, unlike most other flatpanel monitors. 56% of LCD screens are Energy Star certified.

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    86
    Popularity

    Popularity

    The Philips E Line 328E8QJAB5 has been listed on Kagoo since May 2017 and is currently ranked number 268 out of 1,435 PC monitors.
    75
    Value for Money

    Value for Money

    The chart below compares the value for money of the Philips E Line 328E8QJAB5 (the red dot) against some of its competitors (the blue dots). Hover on a blue dot to see additional info for each competitor. Click the dot to view that product.

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    What the Reviews Say

    7 out of 10 people thought it was reasonably priced
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    Age

    Philips E Line 328E8QJAB5 Release Date

    April 2017

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    How Fast Do Philips PC Display Prices Drop After Release?

    Most PC displays drop in price by 2% in the first 6 months after release, however Philips PC displays tend to depreciate faster.

    On average Philips flatpanel monitors drop in price by 10% in the first 6 months after release. That means a saving of $37 on a typical $374 new Philips PC display if you wait 6 months before buying.

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    Running Costs

    Philips E Line 328E8QJAB5 Running Costs

    This PC screen is rated B for energy efficiency, and the 328E8QJAB500 has an average 5 year running cost of £76 based on average energy prices, which is pretty average compared to the other 1,800+ PC monitors that we checked.

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    Electricity cost when switched on $60
    Electricity cost when on standby $1
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    Total running cost over 5 years
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    Europen European Energy Rating
    0.34T
    Running this PC monitor over 5 years will generate 0.34 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
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    To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant 9 tree seedlings and grow them for 10 years.

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    Philips E Line 328E8QJAB5 Specification

    Key Features
    Display Diagonal
    Display Resolution
    Display
    Dynamic Contrast Ratio
    3D
    Response Time
    Vertical Viewing Angle
    Horizontal Viewing Angle
    Typical Contrast Ratio
    Aspect Ratio
    Supported Graphics Resolutions
    Backlight Type
    Display Surface
    Supported Video Modes
    HD Type
    Display SRGB
    Sync-On-Green (SOG)
    Separate H/V Sync
    Vertical Viewable Size
    Horizontal Viewable Size
    Vertical Scan Range
    Horizontal Scan Range
    Pixel Pitch
    Display Diagonal (Metric)
    Display Technology
    Display Brightness
    DDC/CI
    Color Gamut
    NTSC Coverage (Typical)
    Screen Shape
    Native Aspect Ratio
    Colours
    Pixel Density
    Dynamic Contrast Ratio Marketing Name
    Maximum Refresh Rate
    Display Brightness (Min)
    SRGB Coverage (Typical)
    Panel Type
    Display Brightness (Typical)
    Screen Curvature
    Ports & Interfaces
    Built-in USB Hub
    Headphone Out
    Ethernet LAN
    Wi-Fi
    Bluetooth
    HDCP
    HDMI Port
    PC Audio in
    Headphone Outputs
    DisplayPort
    VGA (D-Sub) Port
    Multimedia
    Built-in Speaker
    Built-in Camera
    TV Tuner Integrated
    Speaker
    RMS Rated Power
    Design
    Energy Star Certified
    Certification
    Feet Colour
    Colour
    Heavy Metals Free
    Compliance Industry Standards
    Market Positioning
    EPEAT Compliance
    Mean Time Between Failures (MTBF)
    Performance
    NVIDIA G-Sync
    AMD FreeSync
    Operating Systems Supported (Windows)
    Thin Client
    Thin Client Installed
    Ergonomics
    Plug & Play
    Height Adjustment
    Tilt Angle
    Tilt Adjustment
    Cable Lock Slot
    VESA Mounting
    Stand-by LED
    Power LED
    On/off Switch
    On Screen Display (OSD) Languages
    Number of OSD Languages
    On Screen Display (OSD)
    Cable Lock Slot Type
    Power
    Energy Efficiency Class
    Typical Power Consumption
    Standby Power Consumption
    Power Consumption (Off)
    Annual Energy Consumption
    AC Input Frequency
    AC Input Voltage
    Packaging Data
    Package Weight
    Cables Included
    Package Height
    Stand Included
    Package Depth
    Package Width
    Quick Start Guide
    Manual
    Operational Conditions
    Relative Humidity
    Operating Altitude
    Non-Operating Altitude
    Operating Relative Humidity (H-H)
    Storage Temperature (T-T)
    Operating Temperature (T-T)
    Weight & Dimensions
    Weight (With Stand)
    Weight With Stand
    Height (With Stand)
    Depth (With Stand)
    Width (With Stand)
    Weight
    Height
    Depth
    Width
    Other Features
    No Flickering
    Miracast
    Display Technology
    Power Consumption (Active)
    Effective Viewing Area
    Package Dimensions (WxDxH)
    Dimensions (W X D X H) With Stand
    Colour Display
    Recyclable Material Content

    Product Identifiers

    Manufacturer Part Numbers

    philips 328e8qjab5, philips n210171w, 328e8qjab501, 328e8qjab575, 328e8qjab596

    Barcodes

     04058154208120,  08712581745240,  08712581745295,  08712581745301,  08712581747909,  08712581749378

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