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37 reviews

Apr, 2018

alaTest has collected and analyzed 37 reviews of HANNSG HI221. The average rating for this product is 4.3/5, compared to an average rating of 4.3/5 for other Monitors for all reviews.

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Monitors the HANNSG HI221 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 85/100 = Very good quality.

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Consumer review ( review summary for HANNSG HI221


alaTest has collected and analyzed 12 user reviews of HANNSG HI221 from The average user rating for this product is 4.7/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.3/5 for other Monitors on

92% of the reviews on give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: HannsG Hi221D 22" Widescreen LCD TFT Monitor, Black, 1680x1050, DVI, VGA, SpeakersHannsG Hi221D 22" Widescreen LCD TFT Monitor, Black, 1680x1050, DVI, VGA, Speakers

Apr, 2018

Expert review by (

HannsG Hi221D review


LCD monitor prices are constantly dropping, and this 22in model is only a little more expensive than many 20in monitors.

May, 2008

Expert review by (



One of the few advantages of the current depressing state of the economy is the compulsion that most retailers have to lower their prices more than usual, in order to attract customers with dwindling disposable income. ...

On the whole this is a perfectly respectable DVI-D capable monitor for relatively undemanding gamers and CAD users, who are not looking for anything too high spec and are happy to leave the controls to Auto. HD lovers will want to spend more and look...

Feb, 2009

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Reliable for about 5 years


Just figured I'd chime in with the same thought as another recent reviewer. I bought two of these in 2008. They both died in 2013. In 2009 I was liking my original two, so i bought a second pair for another computer. They both died in 2014. So...

Price/quality ratio is great. Great while they lasted

Backlight burns out after about 5 years

Sep, 2014

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Finally Died


Bought this in 2008 and six years later it finally broke. The back lighting burned out. Was a great monitor. Hanns*G is good quality


Aug, 2014

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Hanns-G Hi-221DPB


Nice graphics

Monitor worked for 2 years then just would not stay on

Nov, 2012

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Not too shabby


For the price, I can't complain too much.

I've had this monitor for a couple years now, and there have never been any dead pixels or "faded areas." Very large; I can view 2&1/2 pages wide on an Excel file

Doesn't allow you to auto adjust with all systems. It *says* that it is auto-adjusting when you tell it to with the buttons, but on some systems, the display would not extend to the full width of the monitor ; Colors are good when set up, but if you're...

Aug, 2012

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Hanns-G HI221D


unable to adjust screen brightness enough

Jan, 2010

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Hanns-G HI221D


Just very good

Jan, 2010

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Hanns-g HI221D


Reviewer left no comment

unable to adjust screen brightness enough

Dec, 2009

Product Specifications

Hanns.G 22" Widescreen Active Matrix TFT Display Hi-221DPB


Certification:CE, FCC, BSMI, C-Tick, VCCI, CB, UL/CUL, MIC,\nBAU-MARK, CCC, GOST / TCO03
Energy Star certified: Yes


Color of product:Black


Aspect Ratio:16:10
Contrast ratio (dynamic):3000:1
Contrast ratio (typical):1000:1
Display brightness:300
Display Diagonal:22
Display Resolution:1680 x 1050
Display scan frequency (horizontal):24 - 83
Pixel Pitch:0.0111 x 0.0111
Response Time:5
Surface treatment:AG
Vertical scan range:56 - 76
Viewing angle, horizontal:170
Viewing angle, vertical:160
White Chromaticity, 6500K:Y
White Chromaticity, 9300K:Y

Energy Management

Power consumption (off):1
Power consumption (standby):2
Power consumption (typical):40 / 48


Cable lock slot:Kensington
Tilt angle:0 - 20
VESA mounting interfaces:100 x 100


Built-in camera: No
Built-in speakers: Yes
RMS rated power:1.5 / 3
TV tuner integrated: No

Operational Conditions

Operating relative humidity (H-H):20 - 80
Operating relative humidity range:20 - 80
Operating temperature (T-T):0 - 40
Operating temperature range (T-T):0 - 40 / 5 - 40
Relative humidity:10 - 85

Other Features

Power Requirements:AC 100 - 240V, 50/60 Hz / AC 100~240V, 50~60Hz

Ports & interfaces

AC (power) in: Yes
Audio Input: Yes
DVI-D ports quantity:1
VGA (D-Sub) ports quantity:1


Power consumption (off):1
Power consumption (standby):2
Power consumption (typical):48

Weight & Dimensions

Depth (with stand):7.95
Height (with stand):16.7
Package depth:5.43
Package height:18.9
Package width:22.4
Weight with stand:10.8
Width (with stand):20.1