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Acer V196HQL

Acer V196HQL
alaScore 89

89 reviews

Jul, 2018

alaTest has collected and analyzed 89 reviews of Acer V196HQL. The average rating for this product is 4.2/5, compared to an average rating of 4.3/5 for other Monitors for all reviews. People are impressed by the reliability and design. The size and usability are also mentioned favorably.

price, usability, size, design, reliability

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Monitors the Acer V196HQL is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 89/100 = Very good quality.

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Needs more cow bell.

Easy setup. Clean picture. Low power usage


Dec, 2013

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Honest Review


All 10 monitors worked as expected right out of the box. If 3 and 3/4 stars was a option I probably would have selected that instead of 4 stars. I just felt it was worth mentioning that.

Good deal (price wise) ; Nice build quality ; The stands tilt up or down ; The stands are quick and easy to setup ; I purchased 10 of these monitors for the company I work for ; The overall quality of the monitors is good and they were perfect for ;...

The viewing angle is what I would consider poor... If you're looking from the side or from a higher position looking downwards it appears extremely washed out

Sep, 2013

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Great for the price


The monitor I expected as a wide screen I thought would leave a lot of empty area during use. Instead it added so much more room to the screen I can fit lots more graphics and visual areas I hadn't seen before from games, work sheets, and other items I...

Mar, 2016

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good enough


For the price and screen quality, u can't go wrong. I personally prefer lcd over led screens so it was good enough deal

Dec, 2015

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asus monitor 20 1nch


Sharp picture,easy hookup. could use better instructions

Dec, 2015

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Will be looking for something else


Don't you just hate it when you have something you love and it up and dies? Me, too. That is what happened to my previous monitor. I had it for a few years and it was beautiful and then one day it was gone. So, I started looking for a replacement. This...

Nov, 2015

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this monitor works just right for what we needed it for.

Nov, 2015

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It is exactly what I needed!


This item shipped with no damage, earlier than expected, and was exactly what I needed to complete my office set up.

Nov, 2015

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Super fine picture.

Nov, 2015

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Very good value


I was looking for a good, medium-sized monitor for under $100. This absolutely fits the bill.

Oct, 2015

Product Specifications


Certification:MPR II
Energy Star certified: Yes
EPEAT compliance:Gold


Color of product:Black


3D compatibility: No
Aspect Ratio:16:9
Contrast ratio (dynamic):100000000:1
Display brightness:200
Display Diagonal:18.5
Display Diagonal (metric):18.5
Display number of colors:16.77 / 16.78 million colours
Display Resolution:1366 x 768
Display Surface:Matt
Display Technology:TN / TN+Film
HD type:HD
HDCP:No / Yes
Native Aspect Ratio:16:9
Response Time:5
Supported graphics resolutions:1366 х 768
Viewing angle, horizontal:65 / 90
Viewing angle, vertical:65 / 90

Energy Management

AC input frequency:50/60
AC input voltage:110 - 220 / 110-220
Energy efficiency compliance:Unspecified
Power consumption (average):11.9
Power consumption (off):0.35 / 0.350
Power consumption (standby):0.45 / 0.450
Power consumption (typical):11.9 / 11.90


Cable lock slot:N
Height adjustment: No
LED Indicators: Yes
On Screen Display (OSD): Yes
On/Off switch: Yes
Plug and Play: Yes
Power LED: Yes
Stand-by LED: Yes
Tilt adjustment: Yes
Tilt angle:-5 - 25
Tilt angle range:-5 - 25
VESA mounting:Y
VESA mounting interfaces:100 x 100


Built-in camera: No
Built-in speaker(s):N
Built-in speakers: No
TV tuner integrated: No


Bluetooth: No
Ethernet LAN:N
Ethernet LAN connection: No
Wi-Fi: No

Operational Conditions

Operating relative humidity (H-H):10 - 80
Operating relative humidity range:10 - 80
Operating temperature (T-T):5 - 35
Operating temperature range (T-T):5 - 35

Packaging Content

Cables included:AC, VGA / VGA
Manual: Yes
Quick start guide: Yes


Linux operating systems supported: Yes
Windows operating systems supported: Yes

Ports & interfaces

AC (power) in: Yes
DVI port:No / Yes
VGA (D-Sub) ports quantity:1


AC input frequency:50/60
AC input voltage:110 - 220 / 110-220
Energy efficiency class:Unspecified
Power consumption (average):11.9
Power consumption (off):0.35 / 0.350
Power consumption (standby):0.45 / 0.450
Power consumption (typical):11.9 / 11.90

Thin Client

Thin client installed: No

Weight & Dimensions

Depth:1.97 / 2 / 7.52
Depth (with stand):7.52
Height:10.5 / 13.9
Height (with stand):13.9
Weight:4.39 / 5.07 / 5.11
Weight (with stand):5.47 / 5.95 / 6
Weight with stand:5.47 / 5.95 / 6
Width:17.4 / 17.6
Width (with stand):17.4