Asus MX259 vs DELL U2414H

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Asus MX259
DELL U2414H

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Reasons For

5 Reasons For
1.2" bigger screen size Edit
The Asus MX259 has a screen size of 25", whereas the DELL U2414H is only a 23.8" PC monitor (1.2" 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.

Marginally bigger display diagonal Edit
The Asus MX259 has a display diagonal of 63.5cm, whereas the DELL U2414H is only a 60.47cm display diagonal PC monitor (3.03cm smaller).
60% faster response time Edit
The Asus MX259 is a 5ms response time PC monitor. That's 3ms faster than the DELL U2414H (8ms). 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.

Built-in speaker Edit
The Asus MX259 has a built-in speaker, whereas the DELL U2414H does not have a built-in speaker. Read more

Built in speakers allow you to output sound through the monitor without any need for external speakers.

With built in speakers you can use the monitor like a TV for watch videos to listening to music.

User reviews are moderately better
The Asus MX259 has an average user review score of 90% based on 128 reviews, whereas the DELL U2414H has an average rating of 89% (based on 219 reviews).
5 Reasons For
20% lighter Edit
The DELL U2414H is a 3.6kg weight PC monitor. That's 690g lighter than the Asus MX259 (3.6kg).
£36 cheaper
The DELL U2414H costs £35.99 less than the Asus MX259.
Available from 14 shops
A greater number of retailers increases the chances of this PC monitor remaining in stock and also increases the price competition amongst retailers for the product.
49% cheaper to run
The DELL U2414H is £27.40 cheaper to run than the Asus MX259 over five years. Read more
More popular
The DELL U2414H is a more popular choice amongst buyers. It ranks No. 976 by sales volume in our PC monitors, however the Asus MX259 ranks No. 37467.

Reasons Against

5 Reasons Against
690g heavier Edit
The Asus MX259 is a 4.3kg weight PC monitor. That's 690g heavier than the DELL U2414H (3.6kg).
£36 more expensive
The Asus MX259 is more expensive than the DELL U2414H by £35.99.
Fewer sellers
Only 18 stores sells the Asus MX259, but 32 retailers sell the DELL U2414H. Read more
The smaller the number of stores that stock this PC monitor, the lower the competition amongst stores to keep prices low.
More expensive to run over five years by 96%
The Asus MX259 costs £56.08 to run which is £27.40 more to run than the DELL U2414H over five years. Show assumptions.
Worse selling
The Asus MX259 ranks No. 37467 by sales volume, whereas the DELL U2414H ranks No. 976.
5 Reasons Against
A little smaller screen size Edit
The DELL U2414H has a screen size of 23.8", however the Asus MX259 is a 25" PC monitor (1.2" 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.

3.03cm smaller display diagonal Edit
The DELL U2414H has a display diagonal of 60.47cm, however the Asus MX259 is a 63.5cm display diagonal PC monitor (3.03cm bigger).
Slower response time Edit
The DELL U2414H is an 8ms response time PC monitor. That's 3ms slower than the Asus MX259 (8ms). 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.

Does not have a built-in speaker Edit
The DELL U2414H does not have a built-in speaker, but the Asus MX259 does. Read more

Built in speakers allow you to output sound through the monitor without any need for external speakers.

With built in speakers you can use the monitor like a TV for watch videos to listening to music.

A little Lower user review Score
The DELL U2414H's average user rating is 89%, however the Asus MX259's is 90% (based on 128 reviews).

Awards

No awards found 3 Awards
alphr.com: Recommended
pcauthority.com.au: Hot Award
ua.gecid.com: High Functionality

Average Expert Rating

No reviews found

Average User Rating

Date Released

24 months Ago 23 months Ago

Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on £ 56.08
Electricity cost - standby £ -
Total running cost £ 56.08
Purchase price £ 194.99
Total cost of ownership £ 251.07
Details
Electricity cost - switched on £ 25.64
Electricity cost - standby £ 3.04
Total running cost £ 28.68
Purchase price £ 159.00
Total cost of ownership £ 187.68
Details

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.
0.14T
Running this PC monitor over 5 years will generate 0.14 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
4
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.

Display

Screen Size
25"
BEST
23.8"
Display Resolution
 1920 x 1080
 1920 x 1080
Dynamic Contrast Ratio
 80000000:1
BEST
 80000000:1
Display Type
 LED
 LED
BEST
3D Compatible
Unknown - Click to provide data
 3D compatible
Graphics Resolution
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
Display Surface
 Matt
 Matt
Video Mode
 1080p
 1080p
BEST
HD Type
 Full HD
 Full HD
HDCP
 HDCP
Unknown - Click to provide data
Mobile High-Definition Link
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Mobile High-Definition Link
SRGB Display Feature
Unknown - Click to provide data
 SRGB display feature
Digital Vertical Frequency
56 - 76 Unknown - Click to provide data
Digital Horizontal Frequency
30 - 80 Unknown - Click to provide data
Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 16:9
Pixel Pitch
0.288 x 0.288 0.274 x 0.274
Vertical Viewing Angle
178° 178°
Horizontal Viewing Angle
178° 178°
Typical Contrast Ratio
 1000:1
 1000:1
BEST
Display Diagonal
63.5cm
BEST
60.47cm
Display Technology
 IPS
 IPS
Display Brightness
250 cd/m² 250 cd/m²
Response Time
5ms
BEST
8ms
Color Gamut
Unknown - Click to provide data 85%
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
Audio Output Port
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Audio output port
DisplayPort
Unknown - Click to provide data 2
HDMI Port
2 2
Mini DisplayPort
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
VGA (D-Sub) Port
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
USB Type-A Downstream Port
Unknown - Click to provide data 5
USB Hub Version
 USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1)
 USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1)

Multimedia

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

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
20 - -5 Unknown - Click to provide data
Tilt Adjustment
 Tilt adjustment
 Tilt adjustment
Swivelling Base
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Swivelling base
Cable Lock Slot
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Cable lock slot
VESA Mounting
Unknown - Click to provide data
 VESA mounting
Pivoting Base
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Pivoting base
On/off Switch
Unknown - Click to provide data
 On/off switch

Power

Power Consumption When in PowerSave Mode
0.5W Unknown - Click to provide data
Power Consumption When Off
0.5W Unknown - Click to provide data
Typical Power Consumption
35W 16W
BEST
Standby Power Consumption
Unknown - Click to provide data 0.5W
Maximum Power Consumption
Unknown - Click to provide data 74W
AC Input Frequency
 50
 60
 50/60
 50
 60
 50/60
AC Input Voltage
 24
 100
 100-240
 240
 24
 100
 100-240
 240

Operational Conditions

Operating Altitude
Unknown - Click to provide data 0 - 5000
Non-Operating Altitude
Unknown - Click to provide data 0 - 12192
Relative Humidity Storage Range
Unknown - Click to provide data 5 - 90
Relative Humidity Operating Range
Unknown - Click to provide data 10 - 80
Storage Temperature Range
Unknown - Click to provide data -20 - 60
Operating Temperature Range
Unknown - Click to provide data 0 - 40

Certificates

Certification
 RoHS
 TCO
 RoHS
 TCO
Energy Star Certificate
 Energy Star certificate
 Energy Star certificate
EPEAT Compliance
 Gold
 Gold

Weight & Dimensions

Package Weight
6.4kg
BEST
8kg
Packaging Height
117mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Packaging Depth
496mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Packaging Width
659mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Weight With Stand
4.3kg Unknown - Click to provide data
Height With Stand
224mm
BEST
355.8mm
Depth With Stand
414mm 185mm
BEST
Width With Stand
578mm 539.1mm
BEST
Weight
4.3kg 3.6kg
BEST
Height
Unknown - Click to provide data 321.1mm
Depth
Unknown - Click to provide data 45.6mm
Width
578mm 539.1mm

Packaging Content

Quick Start Guide
 Quick start guide
 Quick start guide
Cable Included
 VGA
 USB
 AC
 DisplayPort
 VGA
 USB
 AC
 DisplayPort
Manual Included
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Manual included
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