Eizo ColorEdge CX271 vs HP ENVY 34

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Eizo ColorEdge CX271
HP ENVY 34

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Reasons For

11 Reasons For
Bigger viewable height Edit
The Eizo ColorEdge CX271 is a 335.6mm viewable height PC monitor. That's 335.6mm bigger than the HP ENVY 34 (unknownmm).
Vastly bigger viewable width Edit
The Eizo ColorEdge CX271 has a viewable width of 596.7mm, however the HP ENVY 34 is only a unknownmm viewable width PC monitor (596.7mm smaller).
Two times faster response time Edit
The Eizo ColorEdge CX271 is a 6ms response time PC monitor. That's 8ms 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.

Larger color gamut Edit
The Eizo ColorEdge CX271 is a 99% color gamut PC monitor. That's 99% larger than the HP ENVY 34 (unknown%).
Four USB Type-A downstream ports Edit
The Eizo ColorEdge CX271 has four USB Type-A downstream ports, however the HP ENVY 34 only has three USB Type-A downstream ports.
151.5mm higher maximum height adjustment Edit
The Eizo ColorEdge CX271 is a 151.5mm maximum height adjustment PC monitor. That's 151.5mm higher than the HP ENVY 34 (unknownmm).
Hugely lower maximum power consumption Edit
The Eizo ColorEdge CX271 has a maximum power consumption of 99W, but the HP ENVY 34 is a 150W maximum power consumption PC monitor (51W higher).
3% shallower Edit
Eizo ColorEdge CX271 is 92mm deep. That's 1.9mm shallower than the HP ENVY 34 (93.9mm).
A lot narrower Edit
The Eizo ColorEdge CX271 has a width of 646mm, however the HP ENVY 34 is a 950.8mm wide PC monitor (304.8mm wider).
£30.33 cheaper to run
The Eizo ColorEdge CX271 only costs £71.94 to run over five years whereas the HP ENVY 34 costs £102.27 to run (42% more). Read more
User reviews are hugely better
The Eizo ColorEdge CX271 has an average user review score of 100% based on 4 reviews, but the HP ENVY 34 has an average rating of 80% (based on 1 review).
10 Reasons For
Bigger screen size Edit
The HP ENVY 34 is a 34" PC monitor. That's 7" bigger than the Eizo ColorEdge CX271 (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 18.36cm bigger than the Eizo ColorEdge CX271 (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 Eizo ColorEdge CX271 (350 cd/m²).
One more HDMI port Edit
The number of HDMI ports on the HP ENVY 34 is two, but the Eizo ColorEdge CX271 only has one HDMI port.
Built-in speaker Edit
The HP ENVY 34 has a built-in speaker, but the Eizo ColorEdge CX271 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.

Moderately lighter Edit
The HP ENVY 34 has a weight of 8kg, but the Eizo ColorEdge CX271 is an 8.8kg weight PC monitor (800g heavier).
8% shorter Edit
The HP ENVY 34 has a height of 374.1mm. That's 27.9mm shorter than the Eizo ColorEdge CX271 (374.1mm).
Cheaper by £379
The HP ENVY 34 costs £699.97, whereas the Eizo ColorEdge CX271 is £1,078.80.
11 shops are selling it
The more shops stock the product, the greater competition amongst shops to keep prices low.
A little better expert reviews
The average expert review score of the HP ENVY 34 is 90% based on 3 reviews, but the average rating of the Eizo ColorEdge CX271 is 87% (based on 3 reviews).

Reasons Against

10 Reasons Against
7" smaller screen size Edit
The Eizo ColorEdge CX271 has a screen size of 27", but the HP ENVY 34 is a 34" PC monitor (7" 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.

A lot smaller display diagonal Edit
The Eizo ColorEdge CX271 has a display diagonal of 68cm, but the HP ENVY 34 is an 86.36cm display diagonal PC monitor (18.36cm bigger).
Dimmer display brightness Edit
The Eizo ColorEdge CX271 has a display brightness of 300 cd/m², but the HP ENVY 34 is a 350 cd/m² display brightness PC monitor (50 cd/m² brighter).
Only one HDMI port Edit
The number of HDMI ports on the Eizo ColorEdge CX271 is one, but the HP ENVY 34 only has two HDMI ports.
Does not have a built-in speaker Edit
The Eizo ColorEdge CX271 does not have a built-in speaker, whereas the HP ENVY 34 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.

10% heavier Edit
The Eizo ColorEdge CX271 is an 8.8kg weight PC monitor. That's 800g heavier than the HP ENVY 34 (8kg).
27.9mm taller Edit
The Eizo ColorEdge CX271 has a height of 402mm, however the HP ENVY 34 is a 374.1mm tall PC monitor (27.9mm shorter).
£379 more expensive
The Eizo ColorEdge CX271 is more expensive than the HP ENVY 34 by £378.83.
Not as many stockists
Only 4 shops sells the Eizo ColorEdge CX271, however 15 sellers sell the HP ENVY 34. 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.
Marginally Lower expert review Score
The Eizo ColorEdge CX271 has an average expert rating of 87%, but the HP ENVY 34 has an average expert rating of 90% (based on 3 reviews).
8 Reasons Against
Significantly slower response time Edit
The HP ENVY 34 has a response time of 14ms, whereas the Eizo ColorEdge CX271 is a 6ms response time PC monitor (8ms 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.

One less USB Type-A downstream port Edit
The HP ENVY 34 has three USB Type-A downstream ports, however the Eizo ColorEdge CX271 only has four USB Type-A downstream ports.
Higher maximum power consumption Edit
The HP ENVY 34 is a 150W maximum power consumption PC monitor. That's 51W higher than the Eizo ColorEdge CX271 (150W).
A bit deeper Edit
HP ENVY 34 is 93.9mm deep, but the Eizo ColorEdge CX271 is a 92mm deep PC monitor (1.9mm shallower).
Wider Edit
The HP ENVY 34 has a width of 950.8mm. That's 304.8mm wider than the Eizo ColorEdge CX271 (950.8mm).
Older by one month
The HP ENVY 34 is one month older than the Eizo ColorEdge CX271.
Higher running costs over five years by £30.33
Over five years the running costs of the HP ENVY 34 are £102.27 which is £30.33 more than the Eizo ColorEdge CX271. Show assumptions.
User review Rating is hugely Worse
The HP ENVY 34 has an average user score of 80%, but the Eizo ColorEdge CX271 has an average user rating of 100% (based on 4 reviews).

Awards

1 Award
Ephotozine: Highly Recommended
1 Award
PC Mag: Editor's Choice

Average Expert Rating

Average User Rating

Date Released

22 months Ago 24 months Ago

Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on £ 68.90
Electricity cost - standby £ 3.04
Total running cost £ 71.94
Purchase price £ 1,078.80
Total cost of ownership £ 1,150.74
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

0.36T
Running this PC monitor over 5 years will generate 0.36 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
9
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
27" 34"
BEST
Dynamic Contrast Ratio
 10000000:1
 10000000:1
BEST
Display Type
 LED
 LED
3D Compatible
 3D compatible
 3D compatible
Graphics Resolution
 2560 x 1440
 3440 x 1440
 2560 x 1440
 3440 x 1440
BEST
Backlight Type
 W-LED
BEST
 W-LED
HD Type
 4K Ultra HD
 4K Ultra HD
BEST
HDCP
 HDCP
 HDCP
Mobile High-Definition Link
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Mobile High-Definition Link
Digital Vertical Frequency
23.75 - 63 Unknown - Click to provide data
Digital Horizontal Frequency
15 - 89 Unknown - Click to provide data
Viewable Height
335.6mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Viewable Width
596.7mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 16:9
Pixel Pitch
0.2331 x 0.2331 0.232 x 0.232
Vertical Viewing Angle
178° 178°
Horizontal Viewing Angle
178° 178°
Typical Contrast Ratio
 3000:1
 3000:1
BEST
Display Diagonal
68cm 86.36cm
BEST
Display Technology
 IPS
 IPS
Display Brightness
300 cd/m² 350 cd/m²
BEST
Response Time
6ms
BEST
14ms
Color Gamut
99% Unknown - Click to provide data
Native Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 21:9
 16:9
 21:9
Supported Number of Colours Display
 1.073 billion colours
 16.78 million colours
 1.073 billion colours
 16.78 million colours

Ports & Interfaces

DisplayPort
1 1
HDMI Port
1 2
BEST
DVI-D Port
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
DVI Port
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
USB Type-A Downstream Port
4
BEST
3
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
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

Pivot Angle
0 - 90 Unknown - Click to provide data
Maximum Height Adjustment
151.5mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Adjustable Height
 Adjustable height
Unknown - Click to provide data
Tilt Angle
0 - 25 -5 - 25
Tilt Adjustment
 Tilt adjustment
 Tilt adjustment
Swivelling Base
 Swivelling base
 Swivelling base
Swivel Angle Range
0 - 344 -180 - 180
VESA Mounting
 VESA mounting
 VESA mounting
Pivoting Base
 Pivoting base
Unknown - Click to provide data
On/off Switch
 On/off switch
Unknown - Click to provide data
On Screen Display Language
 CHI (TR)
 CHI (SIMPL)
 ENG
 FRE
 DEU
 ITA
 JPN
 ESP
 SWE
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 CHI (TR)
 CHI (SIMPL)
 ENG
 FRE
 DEU
 ITA
 JPN
 ESP
 SWE
OSD Language
9 Unknown - Click to provide data
On Screen Menu Display
 On screen menu display
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
0.7W Unknown - Click to provide data
Power Consumption When Off
Unknown - Click to provide data 0.43W
Typical Power Consumption
43W
BEST
62W
Standby Power Consumption
0.5W 0.48W
BEST
Annual Energy Consumption
Unknown - Click to provide data 91kWh
Maximum Power Consumption
99W
BEST
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

Operational Conditions

Relative Humidity Operating Range
20 - 80 Unknown - Click to provide data
Operating Temperature Range
0 - 35 Unknown - Click to provide data

Certificates

Certification
 RoHS
BEST
 RoHS

Weight & Dimensions

Weight With Stand
12.8kg 9.8kg
BEST
Height With Stand
576.5mm 477.1mm
BEST
Depth With Stand
281.5mm 197.2mm
BEST
Width With Stand
646mm
BEST
950.8mm
Weight
8.8kg 8kg
BEST
Height
402mm 374.1mm
BEST
Depth
92mm
BEST
93.9mm
Width
646mm
BEST
950.8mm

Packaging Content

Manual Included
 Manual included
Unknown - Click to provide data
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