Acer is one of the most popular PC monitor brands as well as being well known for its 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 $54 for the V226 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 $1,200 for the XB273K which has a display diagonal of 27" and is a PC monitor that has a resolution of 3840 x 2160 (4K). The average price of a new Acer PC monitor is $276.
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. 3 best PC monitor brand.
Our detailed analysis taking into account all of the above factors found that Acer is the 3rd 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.
All PC monitor Brands
Acer PC Monitors
There's a wide selection of Acer PC monitors available compared to other PC monitor brands, with over 130 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 $18 (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 $286
Price Distribution of All PC Monitors
No. Of PC Monitors
Average Price $276
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 lower proportion of 4 and 5 star expert and user reviews for its PC monitors than most other PC monitor brands.
Over 91% of expert reviews and 85% of user reviews for Acer PC monitors are 4 stars or higher. This compares to 91% and 86% respectively across all PC Monitor brands.
Purchasers of Acer PC monitors frequently mentioned that the product was easy to use, carefully designed and robust. 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 226 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 89% were positive. Therefore the vast majority of Acer PC monitor owners and reviewers thought the product was reliable.
89% 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
Acer Predator XB281HK has a robust build
It's surprisingly sturdy
The first thing you'll notice about the Acer Predator XB1 is it's exceptionally well put together
reliability of a high quality IPS monitor combined with the snappiness of a TN panel
It is well-built
is very sturdy
You will not be happy with the built in ones
plus it has built in speakers that are decent as far as monitors go
i thought there was a good chance i'd end up with a broken monitor
make sure you dont damage it in any way
it is fragile
the stand is built cheap
Although my first one came broken they provided excellent service
one pixel seems to be broken
probably the most fragile tech equipment that i own
At only $129.99 and with a Kagoo Score of 84 the Acer G276HL makes a great budget choice.
Features We Love:
1920 x 1080 (Full HD) pixels resolution (1920x1080 pixels)
Big display diagonal (27")
Faster than average response time (1ms)
Ultra high typical contrast ratio (100000000:1)
A critically acclaimed and very economical to run 27" PC screen, with a fair price and a very good spec. It has a built-in speaker, an HDMI and an HDCP and features Plug & Play. Our review analysis indicates that has a good screen, it has a very good picture quality and it's really good-looking.
Value for Money
$60 Over 5 Years
Our review analysis indicates that Acer G276HL has great expert reviews and excellent user reviews with an average overall rating of 88%, based on 177 reviews.
27" Monitor Unboxing - Acer G276HL
The Acer G276HL is 639mm wide, 442mm tall, 38mm deep and weighs 4.6kg.
The cheapest price that we could find for the G276HL in the US is $129.99 and in total we found 8 prices for it.