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Acer Predator XB271HU

Acer Predator XB271HU
alaScore 96

135 reviews

Aug, 2017

alaTest has collected and analyzed 135 reviews of Acer Predator XB271HU. The average rating for this product is 4.4/5, compared to an average rating of 4.3/5 for other Monitors for all reviews. People really like the design. The usability is also mentioned favorably. The size and price get critical reviews. There are some mixed comments about the reliability.

usability, design

price, size

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Monitors the Acer Predator XB271HU is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 96/100 = Excellent quality.

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Consumer review by: (amazon.it)

Risultato recensioni Amazon.it per Acer Predator XB271HU

 

alaTest ha raccolto ed analizzato 9 recensioni utente su Acer Predator XB271HU da Amazon.it. La media della valutazione utenti per questo prodotto è 3.4/5, confrontata con la media della valutazione di 4.4/5 per altri Monitor su Amazon.it.

67% di recensioni su Amazon.it attribuiscono a questo prodotto una valutazione positiva.

This summary is based on the products: Acer XB271HU Predator Monitore IPS, 27", WQHD (2560 x 1440), HDMI, USB 3.0, color: Nero e RossoAcer XB271HU Predator Monitore IPS, 27", WQHD (2560 x 1440), HDMI, USB 3.0, color: Nero e Rosso

Aug, 2017

Recommended by TR

Expert review by: Edward Chester (trustedreviews.com)

Acer Predator XB271HU

 

The Acer Predator XB271HU is one of a new breed of gaming monitors that not only features the high refresh rate you expect of a gaming display but has the great image quality you'd associate with an IPS panel too.

Jun, 2016

Expert review by: John R. Delaney (pcmag.com)

Acer Predator XB271HU

 

The 27-inch Acer Predator XB271HU offers very good gaming performance, a fully adjustable stand, and lots of style.

Nvidia G-Sync anti-tearing technology. Very good gaming and gray-scale performance. Fast refresh rate. Stylish design.

Expensive. Middling color accuracy. Weak speakers. Only two video inputs.

Conclusion With the Acer Predator XB271HU, you get excellent gaming performance, thanks to a 144Hz refresh rate and Nvidia's G-Sync technology. It offers all of the cool gamer-friendly features that you get with other Predator models, including Aim...

May, 2016

Recommended

Expert review by: David Hollingworth (pcauthority.com.au)

Review: Acer Predator XB1 XB271HU

 

Standard resolution but with 165Hz G-Synced smoothness...

Our judgement? If you’re a serious gamer, there’s absolutely no doubt. It’s worth it.

Apr, 2016

Expert review by: John Hvidlykke (lydogbilde.no)

Acer Predator XB271HU

 

Lekker og forholdsvis betalbar spillskjerm fra Acer.

Jun, 2017

Expert review by: Torben Okholm (altomdata.dk)

Test: Acer Predator XB271HU

 

Den glimrende nye Acer Predator XB271HU kæmper hårdt mod Asus Rog Swift. Den har da næsten også alt det, vi altid har drømt om hos en gamingskærm

Pris: 6500 kroner

Sep, 2016

Consumer review by: Brad C. (newegg.com)

WOW!

 

I recommend this only to ppl that want the absolute best!! if you have an average looking girl and drive a Chevy Impala, this panel is not for you.

Very expensive but worth every penny. If you spend so much for high end components for your build why cheap out on a monitor? 0 dead pixels no noticeable light bleed very heavy solid build!!

not a con of the monitor, but my gtx 970 struggles on some games with high settings should not be a problem when i get my gtx 1080 in a few days :D

May, 2016

Consumer review by: Anonymous (newegg.com)

Awesome!

 

Looks good, fast Gsync, AWESOMEE

Had to OC to avoid Gsync screen offset.. if it happens to you alt tabbing/exiting gsync you'll know. Easy fix though. minor bleed, they crank brightness up to make it seem nonexistent out of the box

May, 2016

Consumer review by: Christian S. (newegg.com)

Impressed - Beautiful monitor and no broken pixels or blb!!

 

I wanted a 1440 monitor and was debating between this acer predator xb271hu or an asus rog swift pg278. I chose this over the rog swift for two reasons - IPS and Quality Control. I felt like I made the right decision since my predator monitor came in...

-first and foremost, NO BLACK LIGHT BLEED OR BROKEN PIXELS!!! -beautiful screen and externals -the stand is very sturdy -adjustment is extremely flexible and pretty neat tbh (it has this fit spring that counters the weight of the monitor perfectly so...

-the base shape - the angles of it are awkward for my desk size, i'd prefer smaller although it keeps it in place -the On-light button is bright and a minor distraction not very many cons imo

May, 2016

Consumer review by: Matthew S. (newegg.com)

Lots of ghosting

 

This may be an isolated issue or it may not be. I liked this monitor when I had first reviewed it. But now I feel like I wasted a ton of money.

IPS, 144hz, 1440P, Gsync, whats not to love right?

This monitor has some horrible ghosting problems, for me at least. I didn't realize what it was at first because I've never had a monitor that had this problem before. But it is bad enough that I have now turned off Gsync and turned on Ultra Low Motion...

Apr, 2016

Consumer review by: Anonymous (newegg.com)

Best gaming experience ever!

 

I did have some backlight bleed on first one and 1 dead pixel. Newegg was prompt to replace it and the second one came PERFECT. There is a bit of a lottery with any 165hz IPS but the Acer has the best quality control at the moment. Thanks Acer for an...

I can't type words beautiful enough to describe gaming on this monitor...

Absolutely none!

Apr, 2016

Product Specifications

Certificates

Certification:MPR II / MPR II, RoHS, TCO 6.0 / TCO Certified Displays 6.0
Energy Star certified: Yes

Design

Colour of product:Black / Black, Red
Feet colour:Black/Red

Display

3D:N / No / Yes
Aspect Ratio:16:9
Contrast ratio (typical):1000:1
Display:LCD / LED
Display brightness:350
Display diagonal:68.6
Display diagonal (metric):68.6
Display number of colours:16.78 million colours
Display Resolution:2560 x 1440
Display sRGB: Yes
Display Technology:IPS / TN
HD type:Wide Quad HD
Maximum refresh rate:165
Native Aspect Ratio:16:9
Response Time:1 / 4
Screen shape:Flat
Supported graphics resolutions:2560 x 1440

Ergonomics

Cable lock slot: No
Height adjustment:Y / Yes
On/off switch: Yes
Pivot:Y
Rotating:Y
Swivel angle range:0 - 30
Swivelling:Y
Tilt adjustment:Y / Yes
Tilt angle:-5 - 35
VESA mounting: No

Multimedia

Built-in Camera:N / No
Built-in speaker(s):Y / Yes
Number of loudspeakers:2
Number of Speakers:2
TV tuner integrated:N / No

Packaging Content

AC adapter included:Y
Cables included:DisplayPort, HDMI, USB / DisplayPort, USB / DisplayPort,HDMI,USB / DisplayPort,USB
Stand included:Y

Performance

AMD FreeSync:N
NVIDIA G-SYNC:Y / Yes

Ports & interfaces

Built-in USB hub:No / Y / Yes
DisplayPorts quantity:1
DVI port: No
HDMI ports quantity:1
USB hub version:USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1)

Power

Annual energy consumption:60 / 65
Energy efficiency class:B / C
Power consumption (max):45
Power consumption (off):4.3
Power consumption (PowerSave):32.02
Power Consumption (Standby):4.7

Thin Client

Thin client installed:N / No

Weight & Dimensions

Depth:6.1
Depth (with stand):26.8
Height :36.7
Height (with stand):55.1
Weight:4.6
Weight with stand:7
Width:61.4
Width (with stand):61.4