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Samsung LS27D85KTSR

73

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Samsung LS27D85KTSR

Samsung LS27D85KTSR
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A good spec but 2 year old 27" flatpanel monitor, with alright running costs
27" 2560 X 1440 Pixels No 5ms Jan 2016
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Samsung LS27D85KTSR Review

With very good features, we have scored the Samsung LS27D85KTSR as follows:
78
Features
Good Features
63
Running Costs
$190 Over 5 Years
73
Overall Score
Very Good

Why Has it Scored 73?

It has great user reviews with an average user rating of 87%.
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 monitors 2018.
This Samsung PC monitor has running costs of $190 over 5 years, which puts it in the most expensive 4% of all 3,292 PC screens that we have compared it to. View all energy saving LCD screens.
The LS27D85KTSR has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
Bigger than average display diagonal
2560 x 1440 pixels resolution
Precision to the finest detail
Clean, professional design
Picture-by-Picture technology
Easy multitasking with PIP 2.0
Entertainment from every angle
Gentle on the eyes and on the environment

Samsung LS27D85KTSR In-Depth Analysis

Running Costs

Running Costs Are High

The LS27D85KTSR is in the most expensive 4% of all 3,292 flatpanel monitors that we have analysed for 5 year running costs. Based on typical energy prices, we estimate the 5 year running cost of the LS27D85KTSR is $190.

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Features

Bigger Than Average Display Diagonal

The Samsung LS27D85KTSR's display diagonal of 27" is bigger than 79% of all PC screens when ranked by this feature. LCD screens have display diagonals of between 3.5" and 95", and the average display diagonal is 25".

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2560 X 1440 Pixels Resolution

The LS27D85KTSR has a maximum display resolution of 2560 x 1440 pixels. That's 78% larger resolution than the most common resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels. The resolution of all PC monitors ranges from 320 x 240 pixels (worst) to 5120 x 2880 pixels (best).

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Average Response Time

The response time of the LS27D85KTSR of 5ms is pretty standard compared to most other PC screens. It is in the slowest 62% of all flatpanel monitors when ranked by this feature.

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Wider Than Average Horizontal Viewing Angle

The horizontal viewing angle of the LS27D85KTSR of 178° is wider than average when compared to most other flatpanel monitors. It is wider than 90% of all flatpanel monitors when sorted by this feature. LCD screens have horizontal viewing angles of between 40° and 180°, and the average horizontal viewing angle is 170°.

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Wider Than Average Vertical Viewing Angle

Flatpanel monitors have vertical viewing angles of between 40° and 180°, and the average vertical viewing angle is 160°. The vertical viewing angle of the Samsung LS27D85KTSR of 178° is wider than average when compared to most other LCD screens. It is wider than 88% of all LCD screens when ordered by this feature.

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Has a Built-In USB Hub

The Samsung LS27D85KTSR has a built-in USB hub, which is unusual. 81% of flatpanel monitors do not have a built-in USB hub.

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Average Contrast Ratio (typical)

The LS27D85KTSR's contrast ratio (typical) of 1,000 is relatively standard compared to most other PC displays. It is in the highest 38% of all flatpanel monitors when ranked by this feature.

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Features Picture-in-Picture Support

The LS27D85KTSR features Picture-in-Picture support, which is unusual. 95% of PC monitors do not feature Picture-in-Picture support.

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Product Identifiers

Barcodes:

00801940125200, 00803983047051, 00807320225973, 00809395312633, 00846830073872, 00887276075082, 08806086012720

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