Benq XL2411 vs Benq XL2720

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Benq XL2411
Benq XL2720

Top Prices

Ebuyer Business
Standard delivery: £4.19
In stock (10 available)
Amazon UK
FREE Standard delivery
In stock
Kustom PCs
Delivery unknown
In stock
Amazon UK
FREE Standard delivery
In stock
Maplin
Out of stock
Tesco
Delivery unknown
In stock

Reasons For

8 Reasons For
50 cd/m² brighter display brightness Edit
The Benq XL2411 has a display brightness of 350 cd/m², whereas the Benq XL2720 is only a 300 cd/m² display brightness PC monitor (50 cd/m² dimmer).
Two HDMI ports Edit
The Benq XL2411 is a two HDMI port PC monitor, whereas the Benq XL2720 only has one HDMI port.
1.5kg lighter Edit
The Benq XL2411 is a 6kg weight PC monitor. That's 1.5kg lighter than the Benq XL2720 (7.5kg).
£150 cheaper
The Benq XL2411 is £150.01 cheaper than the Benq XL2720.
Available from 9 shops
A greater number of stores increases the price competition amongst retailers for this PC monitor and also increases the chances of the product remaining in stock.
Cheaper to run by £4.97
The Benq XL2411 only costs £38.29 to run over five years however the Benq XL2720 costs £43.26 to run (13% more). Read more
More popular
The Benq XL2411 is a more popular choice amongst buyers. It ranks No. 1150 by sales volume in our PC monitors, whereas the Benq XL2720 ranks No. 91811.
User reviews are a little better
The Benq XL2411 has an average user review score of 93% based on 227 reviews, whereas the Benq XL2720 has an average rating of 91% (based on 283 reviews).
4 Reasons For
3" bigger screen size Edit
The Benq XL2720 has a screen size of 27", whereas the Benq XL2411 is only a 24" PC monitor (3" smaller). 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.

8% higher maximum height adjustment Edit
The Benq XL2720 is a 140mm maximum height adjustment PC monitor. That's 10mm higher than the Benq XL2411 (140mm).
Eleven more awards
The Benq XL2720 has 12 awards, but the Benq XL2411 has 1 award.
Expert reviews are a little better
The Benq XL2720 has an average expert review score of 84% based on 39 reviews, whereas the Benq XL2411 has an average rating of 80% (based on 6 reviews).

Reasons Against

4 Reasons Against
3" smaller screen size Edit
The Benq XL2411 has a screen size of 24", whereas the Benq XL2720 is a 27" PC monitor (3" 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.

8% lower maximum height adjustment Edit
The Benq XL2411 is a 130mm maximum height adjustment PC monitor. That's 10mm lower than the Benq XL2720 (140mm).
Fewer awards
Whilst the Benq XL2411 has received 1 award, the Benq XL2720 has received 12 awards.
A little Lower expert review Score
The average expert rating of the Benq XL2411 is 80%, whereas the average expert rating of the Benq XL2720 is 84% (based on 39 reviews).
9 Reasons Against
50 cd/m² dimmer display brightness Edit
The Benq XL2720 has a display brightness of 300 cd/m², whereas the Benq XL2411 is a 350 cd/m² display brightness PC monitor (50 cd/m² brighter).
Only one HDMI port Edit
The Benq XL2720 is a one HDMI port PC monitor, whereas the Benq XL2411 only has two HDMI ports.
1.5kg heavier Edit
The Benq XL2720 is a 7.5kg weight PC monitor. That's 1.5kg heavier than the Benq XL2411 (7.5kg).
£150 more expensive
The Benq XL2720 is more expensive than the Benq XL2411 by £150.01.
Fewer sellers
Only 5 stores sells the Benq XL2720, but 14 retailers sell the Benq XL2411. Read more
The smaller the number of stores that stock this PC monitor, the lower the competition amongst stores to keep prices low.
Two months older
The Benq XL2720 is older than the Benq XL2411 by two months.
More expensive to run over five years by 13%
Over five years the running costs of the Benq XL2720 are £43.26 which is £4.97 more than the Benq XL2411. Show assumptions.
Worse selling
The Benq XL2720 ranks No. 91811 by sales volume, whereas the Benq XL2411 ranks No. 1150.
A little Lower user review Score
The average user rating of the Benq XL2720 is 91%, whereas the average user rating of the Benq XL2411 is 93% (based on 227 reviews).

Awards

1 Award
illgaming.in: Bronze
12 Awards
benchmarkhardware.com: Gold
Digital Versus: 5 Star
f1cd.ru: Recommended
fz.se: Silver
gamestar.de: Platinum
hardware.info: Silver Award
insidehardware.it: Platinum
Les Numeriques.com: 5 Star
neitsabes.fr: Very Good
PC Mag: Editor's Choice
tomshardware.co.uk: Smart Buy
tomshardware.com: Smart Buy

Average Expert Rating

Average User Rating

Date Released

34 months Ago 35 months Ago

Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on £ 35.25
Electricity cost - standby £ 3.04
Total running cost £ 38.29
Purchase price £ 199.98
Total cost of ownership £ 238.27
Details
Electricity cost - switched on £ 43.26
Electricity cost - standby £ -
Total running cost £ 43.26
Purchase price £ 349.99
Total cost of ownership £ 393.25
Details

Energy Efficiency Class

No data No data

Environmental Impact

0.19T
Running this PC monitor over 5 years will generate 0.19 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
5
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.
0.21T
Running this PC monitor over 5 years will generate 0.21 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
6
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.

Display

Screen Size
24" 27"
BEST
Display Resolution
 1920 x 1080
 1920 x 1080
Dynamic Contrast Ratio
 12000000:1
 12000000:1
Display Type
 LED
 LCD
BEST
 LED
 LCD
3D Compatible
 3D compatible
Unknown - Click to provide data
Graphics Resolution
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
HD Type
 Full HD
 Full HD
HDCP
 HDCP
 HDCP
Mobile High-Definition Link
 Mobile High-Definition Link
Unknown - Click to provide data
Viewable Height
298mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Viewable Width
531mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 16:9
Vertical Scan Range
24 - 120 Unknown - Click to provide data
Horizontal Scan Range
15 - 83 Unknown - Click to provide data
Pixel Pitch
0.276 x 0.276 0.311 x 0.311
Vertical Viewing Angle
160° 160°
Horizontal Viewing Angle
170° 170°
Typical Contrast Ratio
 1000:1
 1000:1
Display Technology
 TN
 TN
Display Brightness
350 cd/m²
BEST
300 cd/m²
Response Time
1ms 1ms
Native Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 16:9
Supported Number of Colours Display
 16.78 million colours
 16.78 million colours

Ports & Interfaces

Headphone Output
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
DisplayPort
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
HDMI Port
2
BEST
1
DVI-D Port
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
VGA (D-Sub) Port
1 1
DVI Port
1 1

Multimedia

Built-In Speaker
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Built-in speaker
Built-In Camera
 Built-in camera
 Built-in camera
Built-In Microphone
 Built-in microphone
Unknown - Click to provide data
Integrated TV Tuner
 Integrated TV tuner
 Integrated TV tuner

Design

Coloured Feet
 Black
 Black
Case Colour
 Black
 Black

Performance

Integrated Card Reader
 Integrated card reader
Unknown - Click to provide data
Windows Operating System
 Windows 7 Starter
 Windows 7 Home Basic
 Windows 7 Ultimate
 Windows 8
 Windows 8 Pro
 Windows 8 Enterprise
 Windows 7 Starter x64
 Windows 7 Home Basic x64
 Windows 7 Home Premium
 Windows 7 Home Premium x64
 Windows 7 Professional
 Windows 7 Professional x64
 Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 Windows 8 Enterprise x64
 Windows 7 Starter
 Windows 7 Home Basic
 Windows 7 Ultimate
 Windows 8
 Windows 8 Pro
 Windows 8 Enterprise
 Windows 7 Starter x64
 Windows 7 Home Basic x64
 Windows 7 Home Premium
 Windows 7 Home Premium x64
 Windows 7 Professional
 Windows 7 Professional x64
 Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 Windows 8 Enterprise x64

Thin Client

Thin Client Installed
 Thin client installed
 Thin client installed

Ergonomics

Pivot Angle
0 - 90 Unknown - Click to provide data
Maximum Height Adjustment
130mm 140mm
BEST
Adjustable Height
 Adjustable height
 Adjustable height
Tilt Angle
-5 - 20 -5 - 20
Tilt Adjustment
 Tilt adjustment
 Tilt adjustment
Swivelling Base
 Swivelling base
 Swivelling base
Swivel Angle Range
-45 - 45 45 - 45
Cable Lock Slot
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Cable lock slot
VESA Mounting
 VESA mounting
 VESA mounting
Pivoting Base
 Pivoting base
Unknown - Click to provide data
Child Lock
 Child lock
Unknown - Click to provide data
OSD Language
Unknown - Click to provide data 17
On Screen Menu Display
Unknown - Click to provide data
 On screen menu display
LED Indicator
 LED indicator
Unknown - Click to provide data

Power

Power Consumption When in PowerSave Mode
0.5W 0.5W
Typical Power Consumption
22W
BEST
27W
Standby Power Consumption
0.5W 0.5W
AC Input Voltage
 90-264
 9
 90
 5
 95-265
 90-264
 9
 90
 5
 95-265

Weight & Dimensions

Weight With Stand
8.5kg Unknown - Click to provide data
Height With Stand
431mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Depth With Stand
222mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Width With Stand
570mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Weight
6kg
BEST
7.5kg
Height
347mm 548mm
Depth
63mm 273mm
Width
570mm 642mm

Packaging Content

Cable Included
 VGA
 DVI
BEST
 VGA
 DVI
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