Philips is one of the most popular PC monitor brands as well as being well known for its TVs, irons and fryers.
If you are wondering how Philips PC monitors compare to other brands, our guide below collates all the key info in a single place. We've compared over 4,400 PC monitors by objectively and impartially analysing over 100,000 user and expert reviews and over 2,900 awards from hundreds of different review sites.
Philips are recognised for their wide selection of award winning and popular PC monitors. Their PC monitors start at $79 for the 231P4 which has a display diagonal of 23" and is a PC monitor that has a resolution of 1920 x 1080 (Full HD) and go up to $733 for the C271P4QPJEW which has a display diagonal of 27" and is a PC monitor that has a resolution of 1920 x 1080 (Full HD). The average price of a new Philips PC monitor is $241.
Philips are recognised for their wide selection of award winning and popular PC monitors.
Is Philips the Best PC Monitor Brand?
So are Philips PC monitors any good? We give every PC monitor a Kagoo Score by analysing its specs, reviews and prices and comparing this to its competitors. By aggregating this data across all PC monitors we are able to impartially rank all the PC monitor brands.
Philips is ranked the No. 11 best PC monitor brand.
Our detailed analysis taking into account all of the above factors found that Philips is the 11th best PC monitor brand out there.
Let's look at how Philips PC monitors compare to the other PC monitor brands across each of the key facets that make up the Kagoo Score.
All PC monitor Brands
Philips PC Monitors
Philips have better reviews than the typical PC monitor brand, with the average rating of a Philips PC monitor being 72%.
The average review score for a Philips PC monitor is 72%.
There's a smaller selection of Philips PC monitors available compared to other PC monitor brands, with only 49 Philips PC monitors currently on the market in the US. Philips PC monitors also tend to be cheaper than most other PC monitor brands however they are still a less popular choice with consumers.
When it comes to energy efficiency the average annual running cost of Philips PC monitor is $20 (based on a person typically using a PC monitor for 8 hours per day), which makes them less efficient than most other PC monitor brands.
No. Of PC Monitors
Average Price $276
Price Distribution of All PC Monitors
No. Of PC Monitors
Average Price $241
Price Distribution of Philips PC Monitors
What Do the Philips PC Monitor Reviews Say?
We've added up all the reviews for every Philips PC monitor to work out the average distribution of reviews for Philips and then compared this to the other PC monitor brands.
Philips has a lower proportion of 4 and 5 star expert and user reviews for its PC monitors than most other PC monitor brands.
Over 89% of expert reviews and 80% of user reviews for Philips PC monitors are 4 stars or higher. This compares to 91% and 85% respectively across all PC Monitor brands.
Purchasers of Philips PC monitors frequently mentioned that the product was thoughtfully designed, had a good price and was easy to use. Their PC monitors have also won 190+ awards.
Looking at just the expert reviews, in the table below we compare the average review score given to Philips PC monitors by some of the most popular technology review sites against their reviews for other PC monitor brands. The best review score from each review source is highlighted in green.
How Many Industry Awards Have Philips PC Monitors Received?
After checking thousands of expert review websites we found 194 industry awards for Philips PC monitors. The table below compares the number of awards given to Philips to other popular PC monitor brands. The largest number of awards provided by each review source is highlighted in green.
We checked over 100,000 reviews to find comments about the reliability of Philips PC monitors. 80+ of these reviews that mention reliability of which 94% were positive. Therefore the vast majority of Philips PC monitor owners and reviewers thought the product was reliable.
94% of reviewers think Philips PC monitors are reliable.
So, most people think that Philips PC monitors are good quality. Now let's take a look at some of the reviews for Philips PC monitors that mention reliability:
The pair of 2W speakers are built in are adequate for use with Skype
it faces very tough competition from the likes of the ViewSonic VP2770-LED
excellent build quality
Philips has put together a great looking monitor that's easy on the eyes
with a great build quality
this thing feels sturdy all throughout
Excellent Build Quality
luckily this one came with built in audio (which is a bit poor
1920 x 1080 (Full HD) pixels resolution (1920x1080 pixels)
A fully featured and stunningly highly rated 24" PC display, with a low price and the latest technology. It has an HDCP, an HDMI and a display resolution of 1920 x 1080 (1080p) pixels and features Plug & Play. Multiple reviews mentioned that it has a good picture quality, sharp image but it's easy to damage or scratch.
Value for Money
Our review analysis indicates that Philips V Line 246V5 has very good user reviews with an average user rating of 90%, based on 16 reviews.
The cheapest price that we could find for the V Line 246V5 in the US is $95.95 and in total we found 4 prices for it.