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Should You Buy a Philips PC Monitor?

Matthew
Updated 26 June 2020
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should you buy a Philips PC Monitor?

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 4,500 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 mid-range and award winning PC monitors. Their PC monitors start at $108 for the 223V5 which has a display diagonal of 21.5" and is a PC monitor that has a resolution of 1920 x 1080 (Full HD) and go up to $1,027 for the BDM4350UC which has a display diagonal of 42.51" and is a PC monitor that has a resolution of 3840 x 2160 (4K). The average price of a new Philips PC monitor is $308.

Philips are recognised for their wide selection of mid-range and award winning 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. 12 best PC monitor brand.

Our detailed analysis taking into account all of the above factors found that Philips is the 12th best PC monitor brand out there.

#1
United States
95%
95%
8,267 reviews
#2
HP
United States
95%
95%
4,019 reviews
#3
Taiwan
94%
94%
16,033 reviews
#4
Taiwan
94%
94%
2,850 reviews
#5
Taiwan
94%
94%
10,290 reviews
#6
LG
South Korea
94%
94%
8,472 reviews
#7
South Korea
91%
91%
7,653 reviews
#8
Taiwan
90%
90%
10,011 reviews
#9
AOC
Taiwan
90%
90%
7,562 reviews
#10
NEC
Japan
87%
87%
444 reviews
#11
China
87%
87%
973 reviews
#12
Netherlands
85%
85%
1,573 reviews
#13
Japan
83%
83%
566 reviews
#14
Japan
83%
83%
2,371 reviews
#15
82%
82%
41 reviews
#16
MSI
79%
79%
438 reviews
#17
ELO
76%
76%
4 reviews
#18
75%
75%
336 reviews
#19
V7
74%
74%
9 reviews
#20
Sceptre
74%
74%
331 reviews
#21
GeChic
73%
73%
54 reviews
#22
Alienware
United States
72%
72%
432 reviews
#23
72%
72%
182 reviews
#24
Japan
72%
72%
1 review
#25
LILLIPUT
68%
68%
1 review
#26
AG Neovo
65%
65%
1 review
#27
Gigabyte
64%
64%
31 reviews
#28
Viotek
64%
64%
5 reviews
#29
Viewera
63%
63%
0 reviews
#30
Taiwan
63%
63%
0 reviews
#31
Japan
62%
62%
1 review
#32
CTL
61%
61%
0 reviews
#33
Japan
61%
61%
0 reviews
#34
61%
61%
0 reviews
#35
59%
59%
0 reviews
#36
ViewZ
59%
59%
0 reviews
#37
DoubleSight
58%
58%
0 reviews
#38
Elo TouchSystems
57%
57%
2 reviews
#39
57%
57%
0 reviews
#40
Mimo Monitors
57%
57%
0 reviews
#41
Tatung
54%
54%
0 reviews
#42
AVUE
54%
54%
0 reviews
#43
Hanwha
54%
54%
0 reviews
#44
Pelco
53%
53%
0 reviews
#45
ZOWIE
53%
53%
0 reviews
#46
Bematech
53%
53%
0 reviews
#47
Wacom
53%
53%
0 reviews
#48
Peerless
53%
53%
0 reviews
#49
ADTECHNO
53%
53%
0 reviews
#50
Ikegami
53%
53%
0 reviews
#51
Feelworld
53%
53%
0 reviews

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.

Reviews Value for Money Features Popularity Selection Running Costs
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 73%.

The average review score for a Philips PC monitor is 73%.

There's a smaller selection of Philips PC monitors available compared to other PC monitor brands, with only 39 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
$330
$0 $50 $100 $150 $200 $250 $300 $350 $400 $450 $7,899
Price Distribution of All PC Monitors
No. Of PC Monitors
Average Price
$308
$0 $50 $100 $150 $200 $250 $300 $350 $400 $450 $7,849
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 logo

Expert Reviews

5 stars
196
4 stars
228
3 stars
48
2 stars
4
1 star
0
Philips logo

User Reviews

5 stars
309
4 stars
119
3 stars
44
2 stars
23
1 star
39
Philips has a lower proportion of 4 and 5 star expert and user reviews for its PC monitors than most other 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 carefully designed, easy to use and fairly priced. Their PC monitors have also won 200+ awards.

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.

Average Review Score Asus AOC Benq Philips DELL
prad.de logo
73%
39 reviews
64%
11 reviews
74%
24 reviews
66%
14 reviews
84%
16 reviews
monitornerds.com logo
89%
25 reviews
90%
20 reviews
91%
26 reviews
91%
10 reviews
88%
18 reviews
Les Numeriques.com logo
84%
28 reviews
79%
19 reviews
87%
11 reviews
81%
16 reviews
80%
14 reviews
PC Mag logo
77%
18 reviews
73%
14 reviews
74%
25 reviews
74%
7 reviews
79%
21 reviews
Techradar logo
78%
18 reviews
77%
14 reviews
78%
26 reviews
77%
20 reviews
79%
6 reviews
Expert Reviews logo
77%
13 reviews
80%
21 reviews
79%
17 reviews
79%
14 reviews
74%
7 reviews
kitguru.net logo
86%
24 reviews
82%
21 reviews
80%
7 reviews
81%
16 reviews
85%
2 reviews
playwares.com logo
79%
13 reviews
81%
6 reviews
82%
33 reviews
78%
8 reviews
86%
2 reviews
altomdata.dk logo
82%
17 reviews
77%
15 reviews
83%
8 reviews
74%
14 reviews
86%
8 reviews
gadgetspeak.com logo
84%
1 review
81%
20 reviews
80%
16 reviews
81%
18 reviews
80%
2 reviews
Digital Versus logo
90%
16 reviews
76%
11 reviews
92%
10 reviews
80%
11 reviews
90%
6 reviews
chip.com.tr logo
87%
6 reviews
85%
30 reviews
86%
17 reviews
tweakers.net logo
89%
9 reviews
80%
12 reviews
94%
7 reviews
91%
7 reviews
86%
16 reviews
CNET.com logo
76%
13 reviews
80%
36 reviews
Chip.de logo
87%
16 reviews
77%
7 reviews
85%
4 reviews
77%
4 reviews
85%
17 reviews
Trusted Reviews logo
76%
7 reviews
78%
12 reviews
74%
13 reviews
80%
4 reviews
81%
10 reviews
techadvisor.co.uk logo
80%
7 reviews
81%
11 reviews
79%
10 reviews
78%
5 reviews
80%
10 reviews
topnewreview.com logo
80%
8 reviews
80%
12 reviews
77%
7 reviews
78%
6 reviews
60%
1 review
computertotaal.nl logo
88%
9 reviews
80%
6 reviews
89%
7 reviews
84%
7 reviews
77%
3 reviews
01net.com logo
78%
10 reviews
77%
6 reviews
70%
2 reviews
69%
9 reviews
72%
5 reviews
Other Expert Sites
60%
499 reviews
61%
424 reviews
69%
376 reviews
63%
253 reviews
65%
244 reviews
Average
81%
796 reviews
78%
692 reviews
81%
629 reviews
79%
460 reviews
80%
444 reviews

How Many Industry Awards Have Philips PC Monitors Received?

After checking thousands of expert review websites we found 203 industry awards for Philips PC monitors. The table below compares the number of awards received by Philips to other popular PC monitor brands. The largest number of awards provided by each review source is highlighted in green.

Philips has won 203 awards for its PC monitors.

Compare all award winning PC monitors

Number of Awards Asus AOC Benq Philips DELL
hardware.info logo
18
15
17
10
7
kitguru.net logo
24
18
6
15
2
uk.hardware.info logo
12
17
14
8
5
prad.de logo
18
5
10
4
4
tomshardware.co.uk logo
10
8
11
2
8
tomshardware.com logo
9
8
14
2
6
chip.com.my logo
12
7
10
4
3
altomdata.dk logo
9
9
5
5
6
HEXUS.net logo
8
7
5
6
3
ua.gecid.com logo
13
4
1
6
5
Expert Reviews logo
5
12
7
4
1
PC Mag logo
6
5
5
11
greentechreviews.ru logo
13
9
5
Les Numeriques.com logo
9
6
5
3
3
Digital Versus logo
9
2
7
2
5
xfastest.com logo
14
4
5
3dnews.ru logo
13
7
1
1
SweClockers.com logo
5
8
3
1
3
profesionalreview.com logo
14
1
3
1
xtremehardware.com logo
4
6
4
4
Other Expert Sites
356
236
176
116
143
Total
581
387
310
203
217

How Reliable Are Philips PC Monitors?

We checked over 100,000 reviews to find comments about the reliability of Philips PC monitors. over 90 of these reviews mention reliability of which 93% were positive. Therefore the vast majority of Philips PC monitor owners and reviewers thought the product was reliable.

93% 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:

RELIABLE

Philips has put together a great looking monitor that's easy on the eyes
Techradar
excellent build quality
tomshardware.com
with a great build quality
kitguru.net
this thing feels sturdy all throughout
gadgetsmagazine.com.ph
a stunning build quality
itpro.co.uk
The pair of 2W speakers are built in are adequate for use with Skype
gadgetspeak.com
it faces very tough competition from the likes of the ViewSonic VP2770-LED
Digital Versus
Built in speakers PC audio-in Headphone out RJ45 Ethernet through USB-C All cables provided
amazon.co.uk
Excellent Build Quality
currys.co.uk
Very solidly built
Newegg.com
which I feel is more reliable for computer usage than HDMI
Bhphotovideo.com

NOT RELIABLE

Broken down after few weeks
Amazon
not a single one has broken yet
amazon.co.uk
Speaker sound system built inn cheap sound system
Bestbuy.com
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