Acer is one of the most popular PC monitor brands as well as being well known for it's projectors and TVs.
If you are wondering how Acer 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.
Acer are recognised for their wide selection of mid-range and award winning PC monitors. Their PC monitors start at $55 for the V206HQL which has a display diagonal of 19.5" and is a PC monitor that has a resolution of 1600 x 900 and go up to $1,199 for the XB321HK which has a display diagonal of 32" and is a PC monitor that has a resolution of 3840 x 2160 (4K). The average price of a new Acer PC monitor is $271.
Acer are recognised for their wide selection of mid-range and award winning PC monitors.
Is Acer the Best PC Monitor Brand?
So are Acer 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.
Acer is ranked the No. 2 best PC monitor brand.
Our detailed analysis taking into account all of the above factors found that Acer is the 2nd best PC monitor brand out there.
Let's look at how Acer PC monitors compare to the other PC monitor brands across each of the key facets that make up the Kagoo Score.
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Acer PC Monitors
There's a wide selection of Acer PC monitors available compared to other PC monitor brands, with over 150 Acer PC monitors currently on the market in the US. Acer also have better reviews than the typical PC monitor brand, with the average rating of a Acer PC monitor being 82%.
The average review score for a Acer PC monitor is 82%.
Acer PC monitors 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 Acer PC monitor is $17 (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 $278
Price Distribution of All PC Monitors
No. Of PC Monitors
Average Price $271
Price Distribution of Acer PC Monitors
What Do the Acer PC Monitor Reviews Say?
We've added up all the reviews for every Acer PC monitor to work out the average distribution of reviews for Acer and then compared this to the other PC monitor brands.
Acer has a higher proportion of 4 and 5 star expert reviews for its PC monitors than most other PC monitor brands. However the proportion of 4 and 5 star user reviews are actually lower.
Over 91% of expert reviews and 85% of user reviews for Acer PC monitors are 4 stars or higher. This compares to 91% and 85% respectively across all PC Monitor brands.
Purchasers of Acer PC monitors frequently mentioned that the product was easy to use, thoughtfully designed and solidly made. Their PC monitors have also won 220+ awards.
Looking at just the expert reviews, in the table below we compare the average review score given to Acer 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 Acer PC Monitors Received?
After checking thousands of expert review websites we found 220 industry awards for Acer PC monitors. The table below compares the number of awards given to Acer 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 Acer PC monitors. 430+ of these reviews that mention reliability of which 90% were positive. Therefore the vast majority of Acer PC monitor owners and reviewers thought the product was reliable.
90% of reviewers think Acer PC monitors are reliable.
So, most people think that Acer PC monitors are good quality. Now let's take a look at some of the reviews for Acer PC monitors that mention reliability:
is built with excellent quality control
Both represent Acer's continuing push into the enthusiast gaming market - these are 34-inch curved displays with superb build quality
The monitor is well built
reliability of a high quality IPS monitor combined with the snappiness of a TN panel
It is well-built
The first thing you'll notice about the Acer Predator XB1 is it's exceptionally well put together
It's surprisingly sturdy
Acer Predator XB281HK has a robust build
was not damaged on the outside acer did not want to know said they had photos of how it arrived yet to see them
dependable monitor that views for multiple screenings
You will not be happy with the built in ones
plus it has built in speakers that are decent as far as monitors go
Broke my last monitor during a recent move
make sure you dont damage it in any way
Broken when arrived
i thought there was a good chance i'd end up with a broken monitor
surprisingly very fragile
the stand is built cheap
Although my first one came broken they provided excellent service
A great mid range choice, priced at $150.91 is the Acer EB321HQ, which has a Kagoo Score of 87.
Features We Love:
Big display diagonal (31.5")
2560 x 1440 pixels resolution
Faster than average response time (4ms)
Very wide horizontal viewing angle (178°)
High typical contrast ratio (3000:1)
A breathtakingly economical to run and excellently reviewed 31.5" PC screen, with a cheap price and a very good spec. Our review analysis indicates that this PC screen hasa good screen and it has good colour saturation.
Value for Money
$54 Over 5 Years
Customers report that Acer EB321HQ has outstanding user reviews with an average user rating of 93%.
The cheapest price that we could find for the EB321HQ in the US is $150.91 and in total we found 11 prices for it.
If you're looking for a high end Acer PC monitor then the Acer XF270H takes some beating. It has a Kagoo Score of 81, but is a bit more expensive at $249.99.
Features We Love:
1920 x 1080 (Full HD) pixels resolution (1920x1080 pixels)
Big display diagonal (27")
Faster than average response time (1ms)
Built-in USB hub
An award winning and very economical to run 27" LCD screen, with a very good spec and a fair price. Multiple reviews mentioned that this LCD screen has an outstanding picture quality, good colour saturation and it's very good-looking.
374 Reviews + 1 Award
Value for Money
$62 Over 5 Years
Multiple reviews mentioned that Acer XF270H has outstanding expert reviews and marvellous user reviews with 95% of buyers recommending this PC screen to others.
ACER XF270H 27 inch 144Hz Gaming Monitor REVIEW - Cheap and Good - Best Budget Gaming Monitor?
Acer XF270H Monitor Review
The cheapest price that we could find for the XF270H in the US is $249.99 but in total we found only 2 prices for it.