Updated 1 Sep 2014

Acer

T272HL

Snapshot: The Acer T272HL is a 1920x1080 resolution monitor with a gloss screen, built-in speakers and a USB hub. What's the picture like?

T272HL
Consumer score
SCORE
Price guide

$957

priceme.co.nz

Join us now for instant access

Join more than 100,000 members today and you’ll get:

  • Independent info
  • Thousands of test results and research you can trust
  • Everything in one easy place
  • Expert support a phone call away if things go wrong
Join Consumer Now Log in

Test results

Overall score
47
Display performance
?/10
Ease of use
?/10

Good points

  • OK to use.
  • Has built-in speakers.
  • Has USB hub.

But

  • Poor display performance.
  • No headphone jack.

How we test

Overall score

  • Display performance (70%) - assessed on colour, brightness and contrast, text, surface reflections, angles of view, and the quality of the monitor’s blu-ray images.
  • Ease of use (30%) - stability, port access, height adjustment, on-screen menus, tilt, controls, hardware installation, and the manual.

All monitors were tested using their out-of-the-box settings. We set the colour mode to sRGB (where that was possible) and let the monitors warm up for 30 minutes before each test.

Full specs

Model

Price guide
$957

Specifications

Screen size (inches)
27
Resolution
1920 x 1080
Aspect ratio
16:9
H x W x D (cm)
48 x 66 x 5
Screen type
LED - light-emitting diode
Response time (ms)
5
Tested on colour temperature
Warm
Screen finish
Gloss
Bezel finish
Gloss
Weight with stand (kg)
7.1

Connections

HDMI
2 Both ports support MHL (mobile high-definition link technology).
USB 3.0
3
USB 2.0
0
VGA
DVI
×
DisplayPort in
×
DisplayPort out
×
Mini DisplayPort
no
Headphones
×
Stereo audio

Features

Height adjustment (mm)
n/a
Swivel range (degrees)
n/a
Tilt range (degrees)
30~ 80
Pivot
×
PIP/PBP
×
Built-in speakers
yes
Built-in microphones
×
Built-in webcam
×