Acer 276HL vs DELL U3014

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Acer 276HL
DELL U3014

Top Prices

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Standard delivery: £9.95
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FREE Standard delivery
In stock
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Out of stock
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Delivery unknown
In stock
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Delivery unknown
In stock
CompAdvance
Out of stock

Reasons For

4 Reasons For
£405 cheaper
The Acer 276HL is £404.81 cheaper than the DELL U3014.
Available from 13 shops
A greater number of retailers 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 £57.61
The Acer 276HL is £57.61 cheaper to run than the DELL U3014 over five years. Read more
User reviews are better
Based on 3 user reviews, the Acer 276HL has an average review score of 93%, whereas the DELL U3014 has an average rating of 87% (based on 68 reviews).
6 Reasons For
2.8" bigger screen size Edit
The DELL U3014 has a screen size of 29.8", but the Acer 276HL is only a 27" PC monitor (2.8" 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.

Bigger viewable height Edit
The DELL U3014 is a 400.8mm viewable height PC monitor. That's 400.8mm bigger than the Acer 276HL (400.8mm).
Vastly bigger viewable width Edit
The DELL U3014 has a viewable width of 641.3mm, however the Acer 276HL is only a unknownmm viewable width PC monitor (641.3mm smaller).
Bigger display diagonal Edit
The DELL U3014 has a display diagonal of 75.6cm, but the Acer 276HL is only a unknowncm display diagonal PC monitor (75.6cm smaller).
Brighter display brightness Edit
The DELL U3014 has a display brightness of 350 cd/m², but the Acer 276HL is only a 300 cd/m² display brightness PC monitor (50 cd/m² dimmer).
90mm higher maximum height adjustment Edit
The DELL U3014 is a 90mm maximum height adjustment PC monitor. That's 90mm higher than the Acer 276HL (90mm).

Reasons Against

3 Reasons Against
2.8" smaller screen size Edit
The Acer 276HL has a screen size of 27", whereas the DELL U3014 is a 29.8" PC monitor (2.8" 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.

50 cd/m² dimmer display brightness Edit
The Acer 276HL has a display brightness of 300 cd/m², whereas the DELL U3014 is a 350 cd/m² display brightness PC monitor (50 cd/m² brighter).
Three months older
The Acer 276HL is older than the DELL U3014 by three months.
4 Reasons Against
£405 more expensive
The DELL U3014 is more expensive than the Acer 276HL by £404.81.
Not as many stockists
Only 11 sellers sells the DELL U3014, however 24 stores sell the Acer 276HL. Read more
Smaller numbers of stores reduces the chances of this PC monitor remaining in stock and also reduces the price competition amongst retailers for the product.
More expensive to run over five years by 139%
The running costs over five years of the DELL U3014 are £99.18 which is £57.61 more than the Acer 276HL. Show assumptions.
Lower user review Score
The DELL U3014 has an average user rating of 87%, but the Acer 276HL has an average user rating of 93% (based on 3 reviews).

Awards

No awards found 4 Awards
hardwarecanucks.com: Dam Good
hardwareluxx.de: Excellent Hardware
itproportal.com: Best Buy
PC Mag: Editor's Choice

Average Expert Rating

Average User Rating

Date Released

50 months Ago 46 months Ago

Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on £ 38.65
Electricity cost - standby £ 2.92
Total running cost £ 41.57
Purchase price £ 169.99
Total cost of ownership £ 211.56
Details
Electricity cost - switched on £ 96.14
Electricity cost - standby £ 3.04
Total running cost £ 99.18
Purchase price £ 574.80
Total cost of ownership £ 673.98
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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.
0.49T
Running this PC monitor over 5 years will generate 0.49 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
13
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.

Display

Screen Size
27" 29.8"
BEST
Display Resolution
 1920 x 1080
 2560 x 1600
 1920 x 1080
 2560 x 1600
BEST
Dynamic Contrast Ratio
 100000000:1
BEST
 100000000:1
Display Type
 LCD
 LED
 LCD
 LED
BEST
3D Compatible
Unknown - Click to provide data
 3D compatible
Graphics Resolution
 2560 x 1600 (WQXGA)
 2560 x 1600 (WQXGA)
BEST
Display Surface
 Matt
 Matt
HD Type
 Full HD
 Full HD
HDCP
 HDCP
 HDCP
Viewable Height
Unknown - Click to provide data 400.8mm
Viewable Width
Unknown - Click to provide data 641.3mm
Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 16:9
Pixel Pitch
0.3114 x 0.3114 0.25 x 0.25
Vertical Viewing Angle
178° 178°
Horizontal Viewing Angle
178° 178°
Typical Contrast Ratio
 1000:1
 1000:1
BEST
Display Diagonal
Unknown - Click to provide data 75.6cm
Display Technology
 IPS
 IPS
Display Brightness
300 cd/m² 350 cd/m²
BEST
Response Time
6ms 6ms
Native Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 16:10
 16:9
 16:10
BEST
Supported Number of Colours Display
 16.78 million colours
 1.073 billion colours
 16.78 million colours
 1.073 billion colours

Ports & Interfaces

Audio Output Port
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Audio output port
DisplayPort
Unknown - Click to provide data 2
HDMI Port
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
DVI-D Port
1 1
Mini DisplayPort
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
VGA (D-Sub) Port
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
DVI Port
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
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
 Built-in speaker
Built-In Camera
 Built-in camera
 Built-in camera
Integrated TV Tuner
 Integrated TV tuner
 Integrated TV tuner

Design

Case Colour
 Black
 Black

Thin Client

Thin Client Installed
 Thin client installed
 Thin client installed

Networking

Ethernet LAN Port
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Ethernet LAN port
Bluetooth
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Bluetooth

Ergonomics

Maximum Height Adjustment
Unknown - Click to provide data 90mm
Adjustable Height
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Adjustable height
Tilt Adjustment
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Tilt adjustment
Swivelling Base
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Swivelling base
Cable Lock Slot
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Cable lock slot
VESA Mounting
 VESA mounting
 VESA mounting
Power LED
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Power LED
On/off Switch
Unknown - Click to provide data
 On/off switch

Power

Typical Power Consumption
24.12W
BEST
60W
Standby Power Consumption
0.48W
BEST
0.5W
Maximum Power Consumption
Unknown - Click to provide data 120W
AC Input Frequency
 50
 60
 50/60
 50
 60
 50/60
AC Input Voltage
 110
 220
 110-220
 24
 100
 100-240
 240
 110
 220
 110-220
 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 - 10668
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
 TCO
 TCO
BEST
Energy Star Certificate
 Energy Star certificate
 Energy Star certificate
EPEAT Compliance
 Gold
 Gold

Weight & Dimensions

Package Weight
Unknown - Click to provide data 13.7kg
Height With Stand
Unknown - Click to provide data 572.7mm
Depth With Stand
Unknown - Click to provide data 201.4mm
Width With Stand
Unknown - Click to provide data 689.7mm
Weight
Unknown - Click to provide data 7.4kg
Height
Unknown - Click to provide data 449.2mm
Depth
Unknown - Click to provide data 61mm
Width
Unknown - Click to provide data 689.7mm

Packaging Content

Quick Start Guide
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Quick start guide
Cable Included
 USB
 DVI
 AC
 DisplayPort
 USB
 DVI
 AC
 DisplayPort
BEST
Manual Included
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Manual included
Handheld Remote Control
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Handheld remote control

Other Features

Weight
10.14lbs Unknown - Click to provide data
Height
17.4 Unknown - Click to provide data
Width
25.2 Unknown - Click to provide data
Depth
7 Unknown - Click to provide data
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