Asus VN289 vs HP ENVY 34

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Asus VN289
HP ENVY 34

Top Prices

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Reasons For

8 Reasons For
2x faster response time Edit
The Asus VN289 is a 5ms response time PC monitor. That's 9ms faster than the HP ENVY 34 (14ms). 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.

4W higher RMS rated audio power Edit
The Asus VN289 has an RMS rated audio power of 4W, whereas the HP ENVY 34 is only a unknownW RMS rated audio power PC monitor (4W lower). Read more

RMS rated power is a true measure of the power of the audio system on a monitor. It also sometimes referred to as the Continuous Power. RMS stands for Root Mean Square and is measured in Watts (voltage x current). The RMS rated power is the highest amount of power that an amplifier can deliver continuously without failing.

A higher RMS rated power will provide audio that is louder and cleaner.

Lighter Edit
The Asus VN289 is a 5.4kg weight PC monitor. That's 2.6kg lighter than the HP ENVY 34 (8kg).
Shallower Edit
The Asus VN289 has a depth of 63.7mm. That's 30.2mm shallower than the HP ENVY 34 (93.9mm).
290.6mm narrower Edit
The Asus VN289 is a 660.2mm wide PC monitor, whereas the HP ENVY 34 is a 950.8mm wide PC monitor (290.6mm wider).
£497 cheaper
The Asus VN289 costs £497.12 less than the HP ENVY 34.
50% cheaper to run
The Asus VN289 is £50.99 cheaper to run than the HP ENVY 34 over five years. Read more
User reviews are appreciably better
Based on 3 reviews, the Asus VN289 has an average user review score of 93%, however the HP ENVY 34 has an average rating of 80% (based on 2 reviews).
6 Reasons For
Bigger screen size Edit
The HP ENVY 34 is a 34" PC monitor. That's 6" bigger than the Asus VN289 (34"). 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 display diagonal Edit
The HP ENVY 34 is an 86.36cm display diagonal PC monitor. That's 15.24cm bigger than the Asus VN289 (86.36cm).
Brighter display brightness Edit
The HP ENVY 34 is a 350 cd/m² display brightness PC monitor. That's 50 cd/m² brighter than the Asus VN289 (350 cd/m²).
0.07W lower power consumption when off Edit
The HP ENVY 34 is a 0.43W power consumption when off PC monitor. That's 0.07W lower than the Asus VN289 (0.43W).
Shorter Edit
The HP ENVY 34 has a height of 374.1mm. That's 6.6mm shorter than the Asus VN289 (374.1mm).
5 shops are selling it
The more sellers stock the product, the greater competition amongst sellers to keep prices low.

Reasons Against

7 Reasons Against
22% smaller screen size Edit
The Asus VN289 has a screen size of 28", however the HP ENVY 34 is a 34" PC monitor (6" 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.

22% smaller display diagonal Edit
The Asus VN289 has a display diagonal of 71.12cm, however the HP ENVY 34 is an 86.36cm display diagonal PC monitor (15.24cm bigger).
17% dimmer display brightness Edit
The Asus VN289 has a display brightness of 300 cd/m², however the HP ENVY 34 is a 350 cd/m² display brightness PC monitor (50 cd/m² brighter).
Higher power consumption when off Edit
The Asus VN289 has a power consumption when off of 0.5W, but the HP ENVY 34 is a 0.43W power consumption when off PC monitor (0.07W lower).
A bit taller Edit
The Asus VN289 is a 380.7mm tall PC monitor, whereas the HP ENVY 34 is a 374.1mm tall PC monitor (6.6mm shorter).
Less retailers
Only 9 retailers sells the Asus VN289, whereas 14 sellers sell the HP ENVY 34. Read more
Smaller numbers of retailers reduces the price competition amongst retailers for this PC monitor and also reduces the chances of the product remaining in stock.
Seven months older
The Asus VN289 is older than the HP ENVY 34 by seven months.
7 Reasons Against
9ms slower response time Edit
The HP ENVY 34 has a response time of 14ms, whereas the Asus VN289 is a 5ms response time PC monitor (9ms 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.

2.6kg heavier Edit
The HP ENVY 34 has a weight of 8kg, but the Asus VN289 is a 5.4kg weight PC monitor (2.6kg lighter).
30.2mm deeper Edit
HP ENVY 34 is 93.9mm deep, but the Asus VN289 is a 63.7mm deep PC monitor (30.2mm shallower).
31% wider Edit
The HP ENVY 34 has a width of 950.8mm. That's 290.6mm wider than the Asus VN289 (950.8mm).
More expensive by £497
The HP ENVY 34 is £497.12 more expensive than the Asus VN289.
£50.99 more expensive to run over five years
Over five years the running costs of the HP ENVY 34 are £102.27 which is £50.99 more than the Asus VN289. Show assumptions.
User review Rating is much Worse
The HP ENVY 34 has an average user score of 80%, but the Asus VN289 has an average user rating of 93% (based on 3 reviews).

Awards

1 Award
xfastest.com: Editor's Choice
1 Award
PC Mag: Editor's Choice

Average Expert Rating

Average User Rating

Date Released

31 months Ago 24 months Ago

Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on £ 51.28
Electricity cost - standby £ -
Total running cost £ 51.28
Purchase price £ 202.85
Total cost of ownership £ 254.13
Details
Electricity cost - switched on £ 99.35
Electricity cost - standby £ 2.92
Total running cost £ 102.27
Purchase price £ 699.97
Total cost of ownership £ 802.24
Details

Energy Efficiency Class

No data

Environmental Impact

0.25T
Running this PC monitor over 5 years will generate 0.25 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
7
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.
0.51T
Running this PC monitor over 5 years will generate 0.51 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
28" 34"
BEST
Display Resolution
 1920 x 1080
BEST
 1920 x 1080
Dynamic Contrast Ratio
 80000000:1
BEST
 80000000:1
Display Type
 LCD
 LED
 LCD
 LED
BEST
3D Compatible
 3D compatible
 3D compatible
Graphics Resolution
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
 3440 x 1440
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
 3440 x 1440
BEST
HD Type
 4K Ultra HD
 4K Ultra HD
BEST
HDCP
 HDCP
 HDCP
Mobile High-Definition Link
 Mobile High-Definition Link
 Mobile High-Definition Link
Digital Vertical Frequency
50 - 75 Unknown - Click to provide data
Digital Horizontal Frequency
30 - 80 Unknown - Click to provide data
Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 16:9
Vertical Scan Range
50 - 75 Unknown - Click to provide data
Horizontal Scan Range
30 - 80 Unknown - Click to provide data
Pixel Pitch
0.32 x 0.32 0.232 x 0.232
Vertical Viewing Angle
178° 178°
Horizontal Viewing Angle
178° 178°
Typical Contrast Ratio
 3000:1
 3000:1
Display Diagonal
71.12cm 86.36cm
BEST
Display Technology
 VA
 VA
Display Brightness
300 cd/m² 350 cd/m²
BEST
Response Time
5ms
BEST
14ms
Native Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 21:9
 16:9
 21:9
Supported Number of Colours Display
 16.78 million colours
 16.78 million colours

Ports & Interfaces

PC Audio in
 PC audio in
Unknown - Click to provide data
Headphone Output
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
DisplayPort
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
HDMI Port
2 2
VGA (D-Sub) Port
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
USB Type-A Downstream Port
Unknown - Click to provide data 3
USB Hub Version
 USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1)
 USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1)
AC Power in Port
 AC power in port
Unknown - Click to provide data

Multimedia

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

Ergonomics

Tilt Angle
-5 - 20 -5 - 25
Tilt Adjustment
 Tilt adjustment
 Tilt adjustment
Swivelling Base
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Swivelling base
Swivel Angle Range
Unknown - Click to provide data -180 - 180
VESA Mounting
 VESA mounting
 VESA mounting
On/off Switch
 On/off switch
Unknown - Click to provide data
LED Indicator
 LED indicator
Unknown - Click to provide data

Power

Energy Efficiency Class
 C
 C
BEST
Power Consumption When in PowerSave Mode
0.5W Unknown - Click to provide data
Power Consumption When Off
0.5W 0.43W
BEST
Typical Power Consumption
32W
BEST
62W
Standby Power Consumption
Unknown - Click to provide data 0.48W
Annual Energy Consumption
Unknown - Click to provide data 91kWh
Maximum Power Consumption
Unknown - Click to provide data 150W
AC Input Frequency
 50
 60
 50/60
 50
 60
 50/60
AC Input Voltage
 24
 100
 100-240
 240
 24
 100
 100-240
 240

Certificates

Certification
 RoHS
 TCO
BEST
 RoHS
 TCO
Energy Star Certificate
 Energy Star certificate
Unknown - Click to provide data

Weight & Dimensions

Package Weight
7.9kg Unknown - Click to provide data
Packaging Height
561mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Packaging Depth
150mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Packaging Width
732mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Weight With Stand
Unknown - Click to provide data 9.8kg
Height With Stand
450.7mm
BEST
477.1mm
Depth With Stand
210mm 197.2mm
BEST
Width With Stand
660.2mm
BEST
950.8mm
Weight
5.4kg
BEST
8kg
Height
380.7mm 374.1mm
BEST
Depth
63.7mm
BEST
93.9mm
Width
660.2mm
BEST
950.8mm

Packaging Content

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