Philips 243V5 vs Viewsonic VA2465

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Philips 243V5
Viewsonic VA2465

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Reasons For

6 Reasons For
Bigger viewable height Edit
The Philips 243V5 is a 293.22mm viewable height PC monitor. That's 1.12mm bigger than the Viewsonic VA2465 (292.1mm).
0.57999999999993mm bigger viewable width Edit
The Philips 243V5 has a viewable width of 521.28mm, but the Viewsonic VA2465 is only a 520.7mm viewable width PC monitor (0.57999999999993mm smaller).
380g lighter Edit
The Philips 243V5 is a 3.2kg weight PC monitor. That's 380g lighter than the Viewsonic VA2465 (3.6kg).
£16 cheaper
The Philips 243V5 is £15.99 cheaper than the Viewsonic VA2465.
Available from 15 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.
User reviews are a lot better
The Philips 243V5 has an average user review score of 93% based on 3 reviews, whereas the Viewsonic VA2465 has an average rating of 79% (based on 19 reviews).
5 Reasons For
0.4" bigger screen size Edit
The Viewsonic VA2465 has a screen size of 24", whereas the Philips 243V5 is only a 23.6" PC monitor (0.4" 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.

A little bigger display diagonal Edit
The Viewsonic VA2465 has a display diagonal of 60.96cm, whereas the Philips 243V5 is only a 59.9cm display diagonal PC monitor (1.06cm smaller).
54% faster response time Edit
The Viewsonic VA2465 is a 6.5ms response time PC monitor. That's 3.5ms faster than the Philips 243V5 (6.5ms). 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.

Cheaper to run by £6.25
The Viewsonic VA2465 only costs £35.25 to run over five years however the Philips 243V5 costs £41.50 to run (18% more). Read more
More popular
The Viewsonic VA2465 is a more popular choice amongst buyers. It ranks No. 36067 by sales volume in our PC monitors, whereas the Philips 243V5 ranks No. 53014.

Reasons Against

6 Reasons Against
0.4" smaller screen size Edit
The Philips 243V5 has a screen size of 23.6", whereas the Viewsonic VA2465 is a 24" PC monitor (0.4" 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.

Slightly smaller display diagonal Edit
The Philips 243V5 has a display diagonal of 59.9cm, whereas the Viewsonic VA2465 is a 60.96cm display diagonal PC monitor (1.06cm bigger).
35% slower response time Edit
The Philips 243V5 is a 10ms response time PC monitor. That's 3.5ms slower than the Viewsonic VA2465 (6.5ms). 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 months older
The Philips 243V5 is older than the Viewsonic VA2465 by four months.
More expensive to run over five years by 18%
The running costs of the Philips 243V5 are £41.50 which is £6.25 more than the Viewsonic VA2465 over five years. Show assumptions.
Worse selling
The Philips 243V5 ranks No. 53014 by sales volume, whereas the Viewsonic VA2465 ranks No. 36067.
6 Reasons Against
Smaller viewable height Edit
The Viewsonic VA2465 is a 292.1mm viewable height PC monitor. That's 1.12mm smaller than the Philips 243V5 (292.1mm).
0.57999999999993mm smaller viewable width Edit
The Viewsonic VA2465 has a viewable width of 520.7mm, but the Philips 243V5 is a 521.28mm viewable width PC monitor (0.57999999999993mm bigger).
380g heavier Edit
The Viewsonic VA2465 is a 3.6kg weight PC monitor. That's 380g heavier than the Philips 243V5 (3.6kg).
£16 more expensive
The Viewsonic VA2465 is more expensive than the Philips 243V5 by £15.99.
Fewer sellers
Only 20 stores sells the Viewsonic VA2465, but 35 stores sell the Philips 243V5. Read more
The smaller the number of stores that stock this PC monitor, the lower the competition amongst stores to keep prices low.
A lot Lower user review Score
The average user rating of the Viewsonic VA2465 is only 79%, whereas the average user rating of the Philips 243V5 is 93% (based on 3 reviews).

Average Expert Rating

No reviews found

Average User Rating

Date Released

29 months Ago 24 months Ago

Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on £ 38.46
Electricity cost - standby £ 3.04
Total running cost £ 41.50
Purchase price £ 98.98
Total cost of ownership £ 140.48
Details
Electricity cost - switched on £ 35.25
Electricity cost - standby £ -
Total running cost £ 35.25
Purchase price £ 114.97
Total cost of ownership £ 150.22
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Energy Efficiency Class

No data No data

Environmental Impact

0.21T
Running this PC monitor over 5 years will generate 0.21 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
5
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.
0.17T
Running this PC monitor over 5 years will generate 0.17 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
23.6" 24"
BEST
Display Resolution
 1920 x 1080
 1920 x 1080
Dynamic Contrast Ratio
 10000000:1
BEST
 10000000:1
Display Type
 LED
 LED
Graphics Resolution
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
Backlight Type
 W-LED
 W-LED
Video Mode
 1080i
 1080p
 1080i
 1080p
BEST
HD Type
 Full HD
 Full HD
HDCP
 HDCP
Unknown - Click to provide data
SRGB Display Feature
 SRGB display feature
Unknown - Click to provide data
Sync-On-Green (SOG)
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Sync-on-green (SOG)
Composite Sync
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Composite sync
Separate H/V Sync
 Separate H/V sync
 Separate H/V sync
Digital Vertical Frequency
Unknown - Click to provide data 50 - 75
Digital Horizontal Frequency
Unknown - Click to provide data 24 - 82
Viewable Size Diagonal
Unknown - Click to provide data 599.4mm
Viewable Height
293.22mm
BEST
292.1mm
Viewable Width
521.28mm
BEST
520.7mm
Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 16:9
Vertical Scan Range
56 - 75 Unknown - Click to provide data
Horizontal Scan Range
30 - 83 Unknown - Click to provide data
Vertical Viewing Angle
178° 178°
Horizontal Viewing Angle
178° 178°
Typical Contrast Ratio
 3000:1
 3000:1
Display Diagonal
59.9cm 60.96cm
BEST
Display Technology
 MVA
 MVA
Display Brightness
250 cd/m² 250 cd/m²
Response Time
10ms 6.5ms
BEST
DDC/CI
 DDC/CI
Unknown - Click to provide data
SmartResponse
4ms Unknown - Click to provide data
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
 Headphone out port
PC Audio in
 PC audio in
Unknown - Click to provide data
Headphone Output
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
HDMI Port
1 1
DVI-D Port
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
VGA (D-Sub) Port
1 1
DVI Port
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
AC Power in Port
Unknown - Click to provide data
 AC power in port

Multimedia

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

Design

Coloured Feet
 Black
 Black
Case Colour
 Black
 Black
Heavy Metal Free Design
 Hg (mercury)
 Pb (lead)
 Hg (mercury)
 Pb (lead)

Performance

Mac Operating System
 Mac operating system
Unknown - Click to provide data
Mean Time Between Failures
30,000h Unknown - Click to provide data

Thin Client

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

Ergonomics

Tilt Angle
-5 - 20 5 - 20
Tilt Adjustment
 Tilt adjustment
 Tilt adjustment
VESA Mounting
 VESA mounting
 VESA mounting
Plug and Play
 Plug and Play
Unknown - Click to provide data
On/off Switch
 On/off switch
 On/off switch
On Screen Display Language
 CHI (TR)
 CHI (SIMPL)
 DUT
 GRE
 CZE
 UKR
 RUS
 ENG
 FIN
 FRE
 DEU
 ITA
 JPN
 POL
 POR
 ESP
 SWE
 TUR
 HUN
 KOR
BEST
 CHI (TR)
 CHI (SIMPL)
 DUT
 GRE
 CZE
 UKR
 RUS
 ENG
 FIN
 FRE
 DEU
 ITA
 JPN
 POL
 POR
 ESP
 SWE
 TUR
 HUN
 KOR
On Screen Menu Display
 On screen menu display
 On screen menu display

Power

Energy Efficiency Class
 A+
 A+
Power Consumption When Off
0.3W Unknown - Click to provide data
Typical Power Consumption
24W 22W
BEST
Standby Power Consumption
0.5W Unknown - Click to provide data
Annual Energy Consumption
34kWh Unknown - Click to provide data
Average Power Consumption
Unknown - Click to provide data 17W
Maximum Power Consumption
Unknown - Click to provide data 30W
AC Input Frequency
 50
 60
 50/60
 50
 60
 50/60
AC Input Voltage
 24
 100
 100-240
 240
 230
 100-230
 24
 100
 100-240
 240
 230
 100-230

Operational Conditions

Operating Altitude
0 - 3658 Unknown - Click to provide data
Non-Operating Altitude
0 - 12192 Unknown - Click to provide data
Relative Humidity Operating Range
20 - 80 20 - 90
Storage Temperature Range
-20 - 60 Unknown - Click to provide data
Operating Temperature Range
0 - 40 0 - 40

Certificates

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

Weight & Dimensions

Package Weight
6.1kg 5.3kg
BEST
Packaging Height
415mm
BEST
417mm
Packaging Depth
118mm
BEST
132mm
Packaging Width
600mm
BEST
624mm
Weight With Stand
3.7kg
BEST
4.1kg
Height With Stand
420mm 407.2mm
BEST
Depth With Stand
220mm 193.1mm
BEST
Width With Stand
551mm
BEST
563.9mm
Weight
3.2kg
BEST
3.6kg
Height
344mm 347.1mm
Depth
52mm 46mm
Width
551mm 563.9mm

Packaging Content

Quick Start Guide
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Quick start guide
Cable Included
 VGA
 AC
 VGA
 AC
BEST
AC Adapter Included
Unknown - Click to provide data
 AC adapter included
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