Asus MX239H vs Hanns.G HL273

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Asus MX239H
Hanns.G HL273

Top Prices

Amazon UK
Standard delivery: £6.90
In stock
BT Business Direct
Standard delivery: £7.62
In stock
BT Shop
Standard delivery: £3.49
In stock
CompAdvance
Out of stock
Amazon UK
FREE Standard delivery
In stock
ComWales
Delivery unknown
In stock

Reasons For

9 Reasons For
11% wider vertical viewing angle Edit
The Asus MX239H is a 178° vertical viewing angle PC monitor. That's 18° wider than the Hanns.G HL273 (160°).
11% wider horizontal viewing angle Edit
The Asus MX239H has a horizontal viewing angle of 178°, however the Hanns.G HL273 is only a 160° horizontal viewing angle PC monitor (18° narrower).
Two HDMI ports Edit
The Asus MX239H has two HDMI ports, however the Hanns.G HL273 only has one HDMI port.
A lot higher RMS rated audio power Edit
The Asus MX239H has an RMS rated audio power of 6W, whereas the Hanns.G HL273 is only a 4W RMS rated audio power PC monitor (2W lower). Read more

RMS rated power is a true measure of the power of the audio system on a monitor. It also sometimes referred to as the Continuous Power. RMS stands for Root Mean Square and is measured in Watts (voltage x current). The RMS rated power is the highest amount of power that an amplifier can deliver continuously without failing.

A higher RMS rated power will provide audio that is louder and cleaner.

£30 cheaper
The Asus MX239H costs £29.78 less than the Hanns.G HL273.
Available from 41 shops
A greater number of stores increases the chances of this PC monitor remaining in stock and also increases the price competition amongst retailers for the product.
17% cheaper to run
The Asus MX239H only costs £55.92 to run over five years but the Hanns.G HL273 costs £67.14 to run (20% more). Read more
More popular
The Asus MX239H is a more popular choice amongst buyers. It ranks No. 4591 by sales volume in our PC monitors, however the Hanns.G HL273 ranks No. 110523.
User reviews are a little better
The Asus MX239H has an average user review score of 91%, however the Hanns.G HL273 has an average rating of 90% (based on 4 reviews).
4 Reasons For
4" bigger screen size Edit
The Hanns.G HL273 is a 27" PC monitor. That's 4" bigger than the Asus MX239H (27"). Read more

The display diagonal is a measure of the size of the monitor. It is measured from one corner of the screen to the diagonally opposite corner of the screen.

A bigger display diagonal means that the screen will be larger and better for displaying lots of content or for seeing the detail in photos and videos.

10.2cm bigger display diagonal Edit
The Hanns.G HL273 is a 68.6cm display diagonal PC monitor. That's 10.2cm bigger than the Asus MX239H (68.6cm).
50 cd/m² brighter display brightness Edit
The Hanns.G HL273 is a 300 cd/m² display brightness PC monitor. That's 50 cd/m² brighter than the Asus MX239H (300 cd/m²).
Two times faster response time Edit
The Hanns.G HL273 has a response time of 2ms, however the Asus MX239H is a 5ms response time PC monitor (3ms slower). Read more

The response time on a PC monitor is a measure of how quickly the monitor reacts to image data sent by the computer's graphics card. Fast response times are particularly important for gamers, who should ideally look for a response time of 8 milliseconds or less.

A faster (shorter) response time is better because fast moving graphics will appear smoother and the gaming experience will feel more responsive.

Reasons Against

5 Reasons Against
18% smaller screen size Edit
The Asus MX239H has a screen size of 23", however the Hanns.G HL273 is a 27" PC monitor (4" bigger). Read more

The display diagonal is a measure of the size of the monitor. It is measured from one corner of the screen to the diagonally opposite corner of the screen.

A bigger display diagonal means that the screen will be larger and better for displaying lots of content or for seeing the detail in photos and videos.

18% smaller display diagonal Edit
The Asus MX239H has a display diagonal of 58.4cm, however the Hanns.G HL273 is a 68.6cm display diagonal PC monitor (10.2cm bigger).
20% dimmer display brightness Edit
The Asus MX239H has a display brightness of 250 cd/m², however the Hanns.G HL273 is a 300 cd/m² display brightness PC monitor (50 cd/m² brighter).
60% slower response time Edit
The Asus MX239H is a 5ms response time PC monitor. That's 3ms slower than the Hanns.G HL273 (2ms). Read more

The response time on a PC monitor is a measure of how quickly the monitor reacts to image data sent by the computer's graphics card. Fast response times are particularly important for gamers, who should ideally look for a response time of 8 milliseconds or less.

A faster (shorter) response time is better because fast moving graphics will appear smoother and the gaming experience will feel more responsive.

Seven months older
The Asus MX239H is older than the Hanns.G HL273 by seven months.
9 Reasons Against
18° narrower vertical viewing angle Edit
The Hanns.G HL273 has a vertical viewing angle of 160°, whereas the Asus MX239H is a 178° vertical viewing angle PC monitor (18° wider).
18° narrower horizontal viewing angle Edit
The Hanns.G HL273 is a 160° horizontal viewing angle PC monitor. That's 18° narrower than the Asus MX239H (160°).
One less HDMI port Edit
The Hanns.G HL273 is a one HDMI port PC monitor, whereas the Asus MX239H only has two HDMI ports.
50% lower RMS rated audio power Edit
The Hanns.G HL273 is a 4W RMS rated audio power PC monitor. That's 2W lower than the Asus MX239H (4W). Read more

RMS rated power is a true measure of the power of the audio system on a monitor. It also sometimes referred to as the Continuous Power. RMS stands for Root Mean Square and is measured in Watts (voltage x current). The RMS rated power is the highest amount of power that an amplifier can deliver continuously without failing.

A higher RMS rated power will provide audio that is louder and cleaner.

More expensive by £30
The Hanns.G HL273 is £29.78 more expensive than the Asus MX239H.
Fewer sellers
The Hanns.G HL273 is only stocked by 2 sellers, but the Asus MX239H is stocked by 43 retailers. Read more
The fewer the number of sellers that stock the product, the lower the competition amongst sellers to keep prices low.
£11.22 more expensive to run over five years
The running costs of the Hanns.G HL273 are £67.14 which is £11.22 more than the Asus MX239H over five years. Show assumptions.
Less popular
The Hanns.G HL273 is a less popular choice amongst buyers. It ranks No. 110523 by number of sales in our PC monitors, whereas the Asus MX239H ranks No. 4591.
User review Rating is marginally Worse
The average user rating of the Hanns.G HL273 is 90%, whereas the average user rating of the Asus MX239H is 91% (based on 244 reviews).

Awards

2 Awards
hardwaremx.com: Gold Award
maxit.com.my: Design Award
No awards found

Average Expert Rating

No reviews found

Average User Rating

Date Released

48 months Ago 41 months Ago

Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on £ 52.88
Electricity cost - standby £ 3.04
Total running cost £ 55.92
Purchase price £ 159.63
Total cost of ownership £ 215.55
Details
Electricity cost - switched on £ 64.10
Electricity cost - standby £ 3.04
Total running cost £ 67.14
Purchase price £ 189.41
Total cost of ownership £ 256.55
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Energy Efficiency Class

No data No data

Environmental Impact

0.28T
Running this PC monitor over 5 years will generate 0.28 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
7
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.
0.33T
Running this PC monitor over 5 years will generate 0.33 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
9
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.

Display

Screen Size
23" 27"
BEST
Display Resolution
 1920 x 1080
 1920 x 1080
Dynamic Contrast Ratio
 80000000:1
BEST
 80000000:1
Display Type
 LED
 LED
3D Compatible
 3D compatible
 3D compatible
Graphics Resolution
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
Backlight Type
 W-LED
 W-LED
BEST
Display Surface
 Matt
 Matt
Video Mode
 1080p
BEST
 1080p
HD Type
 Full HD
 Full HD
HDCP
 HDCP
 HDCP
SRGB Display Feature
 SRGB display feature
Unknown - Click to provide data
Digital Horizontal Frequency
28 - 83 Unknown - Click to provide data
Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 16:9
Vertical Scan Range
50 - 75 56 - 75
Horizontal Scan Range
28 - 83 24 - 83
Pixel Pitch
0.2652 x 0.2652 0.311 x 0.311
Display Colour Count
Unknown - Click to provide data 16.77M
Vertical Viewing Angle
178°
BEST
160°
Horizontal Viewing Angle
178°
BEST
160°
Typical Contrast Ratio
 1000:1
 1000:1
BEST
Display Diagonal
58.4cm 68.6cm
BEST
Display Technology
 IPS
 IPS
Display Brightness
250 cd/m² 300 cd/m²
BEST
Response Time
5ms 2ms
BEST
Native Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 16:9
Supported Number of Colours Display
 16.78 million colours
 16.78 million colours

Ports & Interfaces

Headphone Out Port
 Headphone out port
Unknown - Click to provide data
PC Audio in
Unknown - Click to provide data
 PC audio in
Headphone Output
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
HDMI Port
2
BEST
1
VGA (D-Sub) Port
1 1
DVI Port
Unknown - Click to provide data 1

Multimedia

Built-In Speaker
 Built-in speaker
 Built-in speaker
Built-In Camera
 Built-in camera
 Built-in camera
RMS Rated Audio Power
6W
BEST
4W
Loudspeaker
2 2
Integrated TV Tuner
 Integrated TV tuner
 Integrated TV tuner
Built-In Subwoofer
 Built-in subwoofer
Unknown - Click to provide data

Design

Case Colour
 Silver
 Silver

Thin Client

Thin Client Installed
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Thin client installed

Ergonomics

Adjustable Height
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Adjustable height
Tilt Angle
-5 - 20 -5 - 15
Tilt Adjustment
 Tilt adjustment
 Tilt adjustment
Cable Lock Slot
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Cable lock slot
VESA Mounting
Unknown - Click to provide data
 VESA mounting
Plug and Play
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Plug and Play
Stand-By LED
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Stand-by LED
Power LED
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Power LED
On/off Switch
Unknown - Click to provide data
 On/off switch
On Screen Display Language
 SCR
 DUT
 RUS
 ENG
 FRE
 DEU
 ITA
 POR
 ESP
 KOR
 SCR
 DUT
 RUS
 ENG
 FRE
 DEU
 ITA
 POR
 ESP
 KOR
BEST
On Screen Menu Display
Unknown - Click to provide data
 On screen menu display

Power

Energy Efficiency Class
 A+
 A+
Power Consumption When Off
0.5W 0.5W
Typical Power Consumption
33W
BEST
40W
Standby Power Consumption
0.5W 0.5W
Annual Energy Consumption
Unknown - Click to provide data 33.7kWh
Input Voltage
 100 - 240
 100 - 240
BEST
AC Input Frequency
 50
 60
 50/60
 50
 60
 50/60
AC Input Voltage
 24
 110
 110-240
 240
 100
 100-240
 24
 110
 110-240
 240
 100
 100-240

Operational Conditions

Relative Humidity Operating Range
Unknown - Click to provide data 20 - 85
Operating Temperature Range
Unknown - Click to provide data 5 - 35

Certificates

Certification
 RoHS
 TCO
 RoHS
 TCO
Energy Star Certificate
 Energy Star certificate
 Energy Star certificate

Weight & Dimensions

Package Weight
6.1kg
BEST
6.6kg
Packaging Height
472mm 448mm
BEST
Packaging Depth
131mm 116mm
BEST
Packaging Width
615mm
BEST
710mm
Weight With Stand
Unknown - Click to provide data 5.2kg
Height With Stand
Unknown - Click to provide data 448mm
Depth With Stand
Unknown - Click to provide data 220mm
Width With Stand
Unknown - Click to provide data 646.6mm
Weight
3.7kg Unknown - Click to provide data
Height
392.2mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Depth
207.2mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Width
522.2mm Unknown - Click to provide data

Packaging Content

Quick Start Guide
 Quick start guide
 Quick start guide
Cable Included
 VGA
 AC
 VGA
 AC
Manual Included
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Manual included
Interface Adapters Included
 DVI-I female - HDMI male
 DVI-I female - HDMI male
Handheld Remote Control
 Handheld remote control
Unknown - Click to provide data
AC Adapter Included
 AC adapter included
Unknown - Click to provide data
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