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Samsung SMT-1930

Samsung SMT-1930
84
Brand Rating
Excellent Brand
75
Features
Good Features
52
Value for Money
Average
80
Running Costs
$68 Over 5 Years
67
Kagoo Score
Good
Our Verdict:
A very economical to run and good spec 18.5" flatpanel monitor. It has a built-in speaker and is 3D.
Features We Love:
Has a built-in speaker
3D
Has a handheld remote control
Has an ac cables included
18.5"
1360 X 768
PIXELS
RESOLUTION
5ms
RESPONSE TIME
160°
VERTICAL
170°
HORIZONTAL
$68
OVER 5 YEARS
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With outstanding reviews and low running costs, we have scored the Samsung SMT-1930 as follows:

67

67
Kagoo Score
84
Brand Rating
76
Features
53
Value for Money
81
Running Costs

67

67
Kagoo Score

Why Has it Scored 67?

Samsung is an excellent flatpanel monitor brand.
It is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better LCD screens are available.
This PC monitor has running costs of $68 over 5 years, which is pretty average compared to the other 1,800+ PC screens that we have calculated running costs for.
It has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
Has a built-in speaker
3D
The smt-1930 features a 16:9 aspect ratio wide screen and
Supports up to 1360 x 768 resolution making ideal for
Displaying images captured from high definition (hd) cameras
Designed specifically for use in professional security systems
It possesses a dynamic contrast ratio of 1000:1, a 5ms
Response time and a hdmi/vga input connection. the 18.5 SMT-

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76
Features

Key Reasons For and Against

Has a built-in speaker
3D
Has a handheld remote control
Has an ac cables included
ok response time
Only 1360 x 768 pixels resolution
Smaller than average display diagonal
Narrower than average vertical viewing angle
Narrower than average horizontal viewing angle
Only low typical contrast ratio
Only low dynamic contrast ratio
Only 1360 X 768 Pixels Resolution

The largest display resolution of the SMT-1930 is 1360 x 768 pixels. That's 50% smaller display resolution than the most common resolution of 1920 x 1080 (1080p) pixels. The worst resolution of all PC screens is 480 x 234 pixels and the best is 5120 x 2880 (5K) pixels. §.

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Smaller Than Average Display Diagonal

Across all the PC screens the display diagonals range from 3.5" to 95", and the average display diagonal is 25". The display diagonal of the SMT-1930 of only 18.5" is very small compared to most other PC screens. It is in the smallest 7% of all PC screens when ordered by this feature.

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ok Response Time

The response time of the SMT-1930 of 5ms is ok compared to most other PC screens. It is in the slowest 39% of all PC screens when sorted by this feature.

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Narrower Than Average Vertical Viewing Angle

Across all the PC screens the vertical viewing angles range from 40° to 180°, and the average vertical viewing angle is 160°. The vertical viewing angle of the SMT-1930 of only 160° is in the narrowest 29% of all LCD screens when ranked by this feature.

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Narrower Than Average Horizontal Viewing Angle

Across all the PC screens the horizontal viewing angles range from 40° to 180°, and the average horizontal viewing angle is 170°. The horizontal viewing angle of the SMT-1930 of only 170° is in the narrowest 32% of all PC screens when sorted by this feature.

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Only Low Typical Contrast Ratio

This PC screen has a 1000:1 typical contrast ratio, which is the most commonly found typical contrast ratio on PC screens. A contrast ratio of between 500 and 1,000.

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Has a Built-in Speaker
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The SMT-1930 has a built-in speaker, which is unusual. 52% of PC screens do not have a built-in speaker.

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3D
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The SMT-1930 is 3D. 98% of PC screens are not 3D.

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Only Low Dynamic Contrast Ratio

The SMT-1930 has a maximum contrast ratio of low. That's 67% less contrast ratio than the most common dynamic contrast ratio of ultra high. The best contrast ratio of all PC screens is ultra high and the worst is 750:1 and lower. A contrast ratio of between 500 and 1,000.

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Has a Handheld Remote Control

The SMT-1930 has a handheld remote control. 95% of PC screens do not have a handheld remote control.

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Has an Ac Cables Included

The number of cables included found on the SMT-1930 is more than most PC screens. The most commonly found cables included is vga, but this cables included is not found on this PC display. The cables included ac are also found on this LCD screen.

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Value for Money

Value for Money

We determine value for money by calculating a quality score for each product based on its reviews, features and age, and then comparing this quality score to the product price. A PC monitor with a high quality score and low price will get a good value for money score.

We have analysed the Samsung SMT-1930, and ranked it:

Good Value For Money
This PC monitor is both high quality and a low price, making it excellent value for money.

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High End Good Value for Money

Samsung SMT-1930
Poor Value for Money Budget Choice
Price

The product has mediocre features and at $494.45 it is more expensive than 80% of LCD screens.

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Running Costs

Samsung SMT-1930 Running Costs

Based on typical usage levels and energy prices we estimate that the SMT-1930 will cost $68 over 5 years to run, which is pretty average compared to the other 1,800+ PC displays that we checked.

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Running this PC monitor over 5 years will generate 0.38 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
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To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant 10 tree seedlings and grow them for 10 years.

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Samsung SMT-1930 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
Supported Video Modes
HD Type
Display Colour Count
Display Technology
Display Brightness
Screen Shape
Native Aspect Ratio
Colours
Panel Type
Display Brightness (Typical)
Ports & Interfaces
HDCP
HDMI Port
BNC Input Port
Audio Input
DVI-D Port
VGA (D-Sub) Port
AC (Power) in
Multimedia
Built-in Speaker
Built-in Camera
TV Tuner Integrated
Speaker
Analog Signal Format System
RMS Rated Power
Loudspeaker
Design
Colour
Market Positioning
Mean Time Between Failures (MTBF)
Thin Client
Thin Client Installed
Ergonomics
Height Adjustment
VESA Mounting Interface
Cable Lock Slot
VESA Mounting
Power LED
On/off Switch
On Screen Display (OSD) Languages
Number of OSD Languages
On Screen Display (OSD)
Power
Typical Power Consumption
AC Input Frequency
AC Input Voltage
Packaging Data
Cables Included
Handheld Remote Control
Quick Start Guide
Manual
Operational Conditions
Operating Relative Humidity (H-H)
Operating Temperature (T-T)
Weight & Dimensions
Height (With Stand)
Depth (With Stand)
Width (With Stand)
Weight
Height
Depth
Width
Other Features
Display Technology
Dimensions (W X D X H) With Stand
Dimensions (WxDxH)
Height (Imperial)
Width (Imperial)
Depth (Imperial)

Product Identifiers

Barcodes

 06950207317347,  06950207317354,  06950207318979,  08801089005007

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