Benq XL2720 vs Neovo QF-28

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Benq XL2720
Neovo QF-28

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Reasons For

3 Reasons For
Significantly faster response time Edit
The Benq XL2720 is a 1ms response time PC monitor. That's 2ms faster than the Neovo QF-28 (3ms). 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.

Four USB Type-A downstream ports Edit
The Benq XL2720 has four USB Type-A downstream ports, however the Neovo QF-28 only has two USB Type-A downstream ports.
8% higher maximum height adjustment Edit
The Benq XL2720 is a 140mm maximum height adjustment PC monitor. That's 10mm higher than the Neovo QF-28 (130mm).
5 Reasons For
Bigger screen size Edit
The Neovo QF-28 is a 28" PC monitor. That's 1" bigger than the Benq XL2720 (28"). 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.

Built-in speaker Edit
The Neovo QF-28 has a built-in speaker, whereas the Benq XL2720 does not. 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.

4.9kg lighter Edit
The Neovo QF-28 has a weight of 5.3kg, whereas the Benq XL2720 is a 10.2kg weight PC monitor (4.9kg heavier).
Cheaper to run by £58.01
Over five years the Neovo QF-28 only costs £107.20 to run however the Benq XL2720 costs £165.21 to run (54% more). Read more
Much better user reviews
Based on 1 review, the average user review score of the Neovo QF-28 is 100%, whereas the average rating of the Benq XL2720 is 84% (based on 47 reviews).

Reasons Against

6 Reasons Against
1" smaller screen size Edit
The Benq XL2720 has a screen size of 27", but the Neovo QF-28 is a 28" PC monitor (1" 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.

Does not have a built-in speaker Edit
The Benq XL2720 does not have a built-in speaker, whereas the Neovo QF-28 has 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.

49% heavier Edit
The Benq XL2720 is a 10.2kg weight PC monitor. That's 4.9kg heavier than the Neovo QF-28 (5.3kg).
Over one year older
The Benq XL2720 is older than the Neovo QF-28 by 19 months.
More expensive to run over five years by 54%
Over five years the Benq XL2720 costs £165.21 to run which is £58.01 more to run than the Neovo QF-28. Show assumptions.
A lot Lower user review Score
The Benq XL2720 has an average user rating of 84%, but the Neovo QF-28 has an average user rating of 100% (based on 1 review).
4 Reasons Against
2ms slower response time Edit
The Neovo QF-28 has a response time of 3ms, however the Benq XL2720 is a 1ms response time PC monitor (2ms faster). 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.

Two less USB Type-A downstream ports Edit
The number of USB Type-A downstream ports on the Neovo QF-28 is two, but the Benq XL2720 only has four USB Type-A downstream ports.
10mm lower maximum height adjustment Edit
The Neovo QF-28 has a maximum height adjustment of 130mm, however the Benq XL2720 is a 140mm maximum height adjustment PC monitor (10mm higher).
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Awards

7 Awards
Digital Versus: 5 Star
f1cd.ru: Recommended
gamestar.de: Platinum
insidehardware.it: Best in Class
Les Numeriques.com: 5 Star
neitsabes.fr: Very Good
PC Mag: Editor's Choice
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Average Expert Rating

No reviews found

Average User Rating

Date Released

46 months Ago 27 months Ago

Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on £ 0.80
Electricity cost - standby £ 164.41
Total running cost £ 165.21
Purchase price £ 349.99
Total cost of ownership £ 515.20
Details
Electricity cost - switched on £ 104.16
Electricity cost - standby £ 3.04
Total running cost £ 107.20

Energy Efficiency Class

No data

Environmental Impact

0.82T
Running this PC monitor over 5 years will generate 0.82 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
21
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.
0.53T
Running this PC monitor over 5 years will generate 0.53 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
14
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.

Display

Screen Size
27" 28"
BEST
Display Resolution
 1920 x 1080
BEST
 1920 x 1080
Dynamic Contrast Ratio
 12000000:1
BEST
 12000000:1
Display Type
 LED
 LED
Graphics Resolution
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
 3840 x 2160
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
 3840 x 2160
BEST
HD Type
 4K Ultra HD
 4K Ultra HD
BEST
HDCP
 HDCP
Unknown - Click to provide data
Digital Vertical Frequency
Unknown - Click to provide data 50 - 76
Digital Horizontal Frequency
Unknown - Click to provide data 30 - 99
Viewable Width
1mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 16:9
Pixel Pitch
0.311 x 0.311 0.16 x 0.16
Vertical Viewing Angle
160° 160°
Horizontal Viewing Angle
170° 170°
Typical Contrast Ratio
 1000:1
 1000:1
Display Technology
 TN+Film
 TN+Film
Display Brightness
300 cd/m² 300 cd/m²
Response Time
1ms
BEST
3ms
Native Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 16:9
Supported Number of Colours Display
 16.78 million colours
 1.073 billion colours
 16.78 million colours
 1.073 billion colours

Ports & Interfaces

DC-In Jack
Unknown - Click to provide data
 DC-in jack
Headphone Out Port
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Headphone out port
PC Audio in
Unknown - Click to provide data
 PC audio in
Headphone Output
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
DisplayPort
1 1
HDMI Port
1 1
DVI-D Port
1 1
VGA (D-Sub) Port
1 1
DVI Port
1 1
USB Type-A Downstream Port
4
BEST
2
USB Hub Version
 USB 2.0
 USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1)
 USB 2.0
 USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1)

Multimedia

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

Design

Case Colour
 Black
 Black

Thin Client

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

Networking

WiFi
Unknown - Click to provide data
 WiFi

Ergonomics

Pivot Angle
Unknown - Click to provide data 0 - 90
Maximum Height Adjustment
140mm
BEST
130mm
Adjustable Height
 Adjustable height
 Adjustable height
Tilt Angle
-5 - 20 -5 - 23
Tilt Adjustment
 Tilt adjustment
 Tilt adjustment
Swivelling Base
 Swivelling base
 Swivelling base
Swivel Angle Range
-45 - 45 -160 - 160
Cable Lock Slot
 Cable lock slot
Unknown - Click to provide data
VESA Mounting
 VESA mounting
 VESA mounting
Pivoting Base
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Pivoting base
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
OSD Language
17 Unknown - Click to provide data
On Screen Menu Display
 On screen menu display
Unknown - Click to provide data
LED Indicator
Unknown - Click to provide data
 LED indicator

Power

Energy Efficiency Class
 C
 C
BEST
Power Consumption When Off
Unknown - Click to provide data 0.5W
Typical Power Consumption
0.5W
BEST
65W
Standby Power Consumption
27W 0.5W
BEST
Annual Energy Consumption
Unknown - Click to provide data 88kWh
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

Relative Humidity Storage Range
Unknown - Click to provide data 5 - 93
Relative Humidity Operating Range
Unknown - Click to provide data 10 - 85
Storage Temperature Range
Unknown - Click to provide data -20 - 55
Operating Temperature Range
Unknown - Click to provide data 0 - 40

Weight & Dimensions

Package Weight
Unknown - Click to provide data 9.8kg
Packaging Height
Unknown - Click to provide data 493mm
Packaging Depth
Unknown - Click to provide data 224mm
Packaging Width
Unknown - Click to provide data 765mm
Weight With Stand
Unknown - Click to provide data 7.9kg
Height With Stand
Unknown - Click to provide data 555.4mm
Depth With Stand
Unknown - Click to provide data 244.5mm
Width With Stand
Unknown - Click to provide data 659.7mm
Weight
10.2kg 5.3kg
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Height
548mm 390.9mm
Depth
273mm 49.3mm
Width
642mm 659.7mm

Packaging Content

Cable Included
 DVI
 AC
 DisplayPort
 DVI
 AC
 DisplayPort
BEST
User Guide On CD-ROM
Unknown - Click to provide data
 User guide on CD-ROM
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