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It's ACE-r!

Advantages: Picture quality, slim design, value!
Disadvantages: Poor quality integrated speakers.

Having just built myself a quite high-spec computer system from the ground up, I was becoming a little tired of viewing all that I had created on an ancient, tiny 14" monitor, salvaged from the computer breaking yard that is our loft! As the set-up was l ...

DarkDave 10.10.2005 · Read full review
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Review of Acer AL1714sm 17 in

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I've got an Acer up my sleeve...

Advantages: Cheap price, decent performance, looks the dog's
Disadvantages: Slower response time than expected, a bit of glare, no DVI input, lame speakers

Damn. I really disliked Acer you know. I remember ages ago, back in the day when I was younger and had less chest hairs, my friend Simon bought a complete PC system from Acer. It was a horrid shade or dark green and grey, but he liked it - calling it 'chi ...

china_wolf 05.07.2005 · Read full review
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Reclaim your desktop

Advantages: Reasonably inexpensive, reasonable performance
Disadvantages: Internal speakers not up to much!

Thin film TFT LCD monitors are now so well established in the marketplace, it's now remarkably difficult to find 'olde worlde' CRT jobs in mainstream shops. As well as having lower power consumption 'flat panel monitors' also take up a lot less space, ...

dobieg 05.11.2005 · Read full review
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Quality product from acer

Advantages: Great picture, value for money, takes up little space
Disadvantages: Speakers aren't loud enough

When I bought this screen around 6 months ago I had never heard of acer. It seems as if they are everywhere now and they are apparently in the top 5 branded branded pc vendors so they must have had a meteoric rise. I'll have to say that this is the onl ...

PlipPlop 01.02.2006 · Read full review
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Sexy Acer

Advantages: Cheap, Good quality
Disadvantages: not sure

My son was forever moaning that the monitor he hade was not good enough, and really wanted a new one. The only thing was he wanted a 17" monitor but his bedroom is not very big so the only answer was to look for a flat screen monitor. I had disregarded th ...

daz7035 01.06.2005 · Read full review
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