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Samsung C27F396

$357.70
Samsung C27F396
88
Reviews
55 Reviews
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Features
Good Features
83
Popularity
Amazon Bestseller
58
Value for Money
Average
98
Running Costs
$52 Over 5 Years
75
Kagoo Score
Very Good
Our Verdict:
A best selling and astonishingly economical to run 27" flatpanel monitor, with great user reviews and good features
27" 1920 X 1080 (Full HD) Pixels No 4ms Nov 2017
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With very low running costs and outstanding reviews, we have ranked the Samsung C27F396 number 788 across all PC monitors.

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Kagoo Score
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Reviews
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Features
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Popularity
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Kagoo Score

Why Has it Scored 75?

It has great user reviews but average expert reviews with an average overall rating of 75%, based on 55 reviews.
With it being less than a year since it was released by Samsung, this LCD screen features some of the latest LCD screen technology. View the latest LCD screens 2018.
This PC monitor has running costs of only $52 over 5 years, which puts it in the cheapest 2% of all 1,623 flatpanel monitors that we have compared it to. View all energy saving PC displays.
It is one of the best selling PC displays currently on the market. View best selling PC displays August 2018.
This Samsung PC monitor has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
Faster than average response time
Bigger than average display diagonal
Immersive curved screen with full HD visuals for great entertainment
Ideal for gaming with fast response time and optimised settings
Only 1920 x 1080 pixels resolution
Does not have a built-in USB hub

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.

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Overall Review Score

The Samsung C27F396 has received an average review score of 75% based on 55 reviews.

Reviews Breakdown

51% of customers would recommend the Samsung C27F396.
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28 Reviews
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Average Rating of Samsung PC Screens

We have checked 9,730 expert reviews and 106,974 user reviews for PC screens and used these reviews to determine an average rating for Samsung PC screens of 86%. This makes Samsung the 8th best PC display brand according to customer reviews.

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Features

Key Features

Only 1920 X 1080 Pixels Resolution
Bigger Than Average Display Diagonal
Faster Than Average Response Time
Average Horizontal Viewing Angle
High Typical Contrast Ratio
Average Vertical Viewing Angle
Does Not Have a Built-in USB Hub
Has a Headphone Out
Has an HDMI
Has an HDMI Cables Included
Only 1920 X 1080 Pixels Resolution

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Bigger Than Average Display Diagonal
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The C27F396's display diagonal of 27" is bigger than average when compared to most other flatpanel monitors. It is in the biggest 21% of all PC screens when ranked by this feature. The average display diagonal of all PC displays is 24", with the smallest being 3.5" and the biggest being 95".

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Faster Than Average Response Time

PC screens have response times of between 1ms and 55ms, and the average response time is 5.8ms. The C27F396's response time of only 4ms is faster than average when compared to most other flatpanel monitors. It is faster than 81% of all PC displays when sorted by this feature.

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Average Horizontal Viewing Angle
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The Samsung C27F396's horizontal viewing angle of 178° is fairly standard compared to most other PC displays. It is wider than 53% of all PC displays when sorted by this feature.

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High Typical Contrast Ratio

The C27F396 has a maximum typical contrast ratio of High. That's over two times the typical contrast ratio of the most common typical contrast ratio of Low. The best typical contrast ratio of all PC displays is Ultra High and the worst is Very Low. A contrast ratio of between 2,500 and 5,000:1.

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

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Average Vertical Viewing Angle

The vertical viewing angle of the C27F396 of 178° is pretty average compared to most other flatpanel monitors. It is wider than 52% of all PC displays when ranked by this feature.

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Does Not Have a Built-in USB Hub

Like most other flatpanel monitors, the C27F396 does not have a built-in USB hub. 81% of PC displays do not have a built-in USB hub.

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Has a Headphone Out

The C27F396 has a headphone out. 81% of PC displays do not have a headphone out.

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Has an HDMI

The C27F396 has an HDMI. 87% of PC monitors do not have an HDMI.

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Has an HDMI Cables Included

The number of cables included found on the Samsung C27F396 is more than most PC screens. The most frequently found cables included is VGA, but this cables included is not found on this PC display. The cables included HDMI are also found on this flatpanel monitor.

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Has a Game Mode

The C27F396 has a game mode. 88% of PC displays do not have a game mode.

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Has a Stand Included

The C27F396 has a stand included, which is unusual. 76% of PC screens do not have a stand included.

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Popularity

The Samsung C27F396 is currently ranked number 788 across all PC monitors.
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Running Costs

Running Costs Are Very Low

The average running cost of the C27F396 is only $52 over 5 years based on average energy prices, which makes it one of the most economic to run LCD screens.

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Electricity cost when switched on $52.18
Electricity cost when on standby $0.00
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Total running cost over 5 years $52.18
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Manufacturer's Description

Features: - Immersive curved screen with Full HD visuals for great entertainment - Ideal for gaming with fast response time and optimised settings - Dual interface connection makes it easy to use the monitor with your existing devices Immersive curved screen The C27F396 has a curved screen to immersive you in the visual entertainment. Its 1800 mm radius creates a wider field of view, enhancing your depth perception and minimising distractions in your peripheral vision. Whether you are watching a film or playing one of your favourite games, the monitor will immerse you in the action. With its slim yet solid design, the monitor is more than half as slim as previous Samsung curved-screen models, adding to the aesthetic appeal of your computing setup. Ideal for gaming The C27F396 has a dedicated Gaming Mode which optimises the screen colours and contrast to enhance your gaming experience. AMD FreeSync minimises stutter to provide smooth and enjoyable gameplay by syncing the screen refresh rate with the image frame rate. A quick 4 ms response time keep you in control, allowing for on screen movement with less blur, judder and ghosting. This can be the difference to your success in the game, especially when competing with others online where every second matters. Dual interface connection You can easily connect the C27F396 to your other devices such as PCs and games consoles. With an HDMI and VGA connection, you can fit the monitor into your existing computing setup easily to enjoy Full HD visuals quic

Top features: - Immersive curved screen with Full HD visuals for great entertainment - Ideal for gaming with fast response time and optimised settings - Dual interface connection makes it easy to use the monitor with your existing devices Immersive curved screen The C27F396 has a curved screen to immersive you in the visual entertainment. Its 1800 mm radius creates a wider field of view, enhancing your depth perception and minimising distractions in your peripheral vision. Whether you are watching a film or playing one of your favourite games, the monitor will immerse you in the action. With its slim yet solid design, the monitor is more than half as slim as previous Samsung curved-screen models, adding to the aesthetic appeal of your computing setup. Ideal for gaming The C27F396 has a dedicated Gaming Mode which optimises the screen colours and contrast to enhance your gaming experience. AMD FreeSync minimises stutter to provide smooth and enjoyable gameplay by syncing the screen refresh rate with the image frame rate. A quick 4 ms response time keep you in control, allowing for on screen movement with less blur, judder and ghosting. This can be the difference to your success in the game, especially when competing with others online where every second matters. Dual interface connection You can easily connect the C27F396 to your other devices such as PCs and games consoles. With an HDMI and VGA connection, you can fit the monitor into your existing computing setup easily to enjoy Full HD visuals quickly.
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Samsung C27F396 Specification

Key Features
Display Diagonal
Display Resolution
Display
Dynamic Contrast Ratio
3D
Response Time
Horizontal Viewing Angle
Typical Contrast Ratio
Display Scanning Frequency
Display Brightness
Screen Shape
Ports & Interfaces
HDMI Port
Headphone Outputs
VGA (D-Sub) Port
Design
Colour
Performance
Compatible Memory Cards
Ergonomics
VESA Mounting Interfaces
VESA Mounting
Power
Typical Power Consumption
Weight & Dimensions
Weight
Packaging Content
Stand Included
Other Features
HDMI
Display Technology
Dimensions (W X D X H) With Stand
Accessories Included
Technical Details
Speakers

Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers

lc27f396fhuxen lc27f396fhu, samsung lc27f396fhuxen, samsung c27f396fhu

Barcodes

08806088285634

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