Benq XL2720 vs NEC X552S

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Benq XL2720
NEC X552S

Top Prices

Amazon UK
FREE Standard delivery
In stock
Maplin
Out of stock
Overclockers UK
Delivery unknown
In stock
Appliances Direct
Standard delivery: £9.95
Direct TVs
Standard delivery: £19.95
BT Business Direct
Standard delivery: £7.04
In stock
Amazon UK
Out of stock

Reasons For

1 Reason For
£1,636 cheaper
The Benq XL2720 costs £1,636.01 less than the NEC X552S.
1 Reason For
Available from 11 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.

Reasons Against

1 Reason Against
Less retailers
Only 6 stores sells the Benq XL2720, whereas 17 shops sell the NEC X552S. 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.
2 Reasons Against
£1,636 more expensive
The NEC X552S is more expensive than the Benq XL2720 by £1,636.01.
Nine months older
The NEC X552S is older than the Benq XL2720 by nine months.

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
No awards found

Average Expert Rating

No reviews found

Average User Rating

No reviews found

Date Released

35 months Ago 44 months Ago

Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on £ 43.26
Electricity cost - standby £ 3.04
Total running cost £ 46.30
Purchase price £ 349.99
Total cost of ownership £ 396.29
Details
Electricity cost - switched on £ -
Electricity cost - standby £ -
Total running cost £ -

Energy Efficiency Class

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Environmental Impact

0.23T
Running this PC monitor over 5 years will generate 0.23 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
6
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.
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Display

Screen Size
27" Unknown - Click to provide data
Display Resolution
 1920 x 1080
BEST
 1920 x 1080
Dynamic Contrast Ratio
 12000000:1
BEST
 12000000:1
Display Type
 LCD
BEST
 LCD
Graphics Resolution
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
BEST
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
Video Mode
 1080p
BEST
 1080p
HD Type
 Full HD
BEST
 Full HD
HDCP
 HDCP
Unknown - Click to provide data
Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 16:9
Pixel Pitch
0.311 x 0.311 Unknown - Click to provide data
Vertical Viewing Angle
160° Unknown - Click to provide data
Horizontal Viewing Angle
170° Unknown - Click to provide data
Typical Contrast Ratio
 1000:1
BEST
 1000:1
Display Technology
 TN
 TN
Display Brightness
300 cd/m² Unknown - Click to provide data
Response Time
1ms Unknown - Click to provide data
Color Gamut
72% Unknown - Click to provide data
Native Aspect Ratio
 16:9
BEST
 16:9
Supported Number of Colours Display
 16.78 million colours
 16.78 million colours

Ports & Interfaces

Headphone Output
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
DisplayPort
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
HDMI Port
2 Unknown - Click to provide data
DVI-D Port
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
VGA (D-Sub) Port
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
DVI Port
1 Unknown - Click to provide data

Multimedia

Built-In Camera
 Built-in camera
Unknown - Click to provide data
Integrated TV Tuner
 Integrated TV tuner
Unknown - Click to provide data

Design

Case Colour
 Black
 Black

Performance

Windows Operating System
 Windows 8
 Windows 8 x64
 Windows 8 Pro
 Windows 8 Pro x64
 Windows 8 Enterprise
 Windows 8 Enterprise x64
 Windows 8
 Windows 8 x64
 Windows 8 Pro
 Windows 8 Pro x64
 Windows 8 Enterprise
 Windows 8 Enterprise x64

Thin Client

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

Ergonomics

Maximum Height Adjustment
140mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Adjustable Height
 Adjustable height
Unknown - Click to provide data
Tilt Angle
-5 - 20 Unknown - Click to provide data
Tilt Adjustment
 Tilt adjustment
Unknown - Click to provide data
Swivelling Base
 Swivelling base
Unknown - Click to provide data
Swivel Angle Range
-45 - 45 Unknown - Click to provide data
VESA Mounting
 VESA mounting
Unknown - Click to provide data
OSD Language
17 Unknown - Click to provide data
On Screen Menu Display
 On screen menu display
Unknown - Click to provide data

Power

Typical Power Consumption
27W Unknown - Click to provide data
Standby Power Consumption
0.5W Unknown - Click to provide data
AC Input Voltage
 90-264
 9
 90
 90-264
 9
 90

Weight & Dimensions

Package Weight
10.2kg Unknown - Click to provide data
Weight
7.5kg Unknown - Click to provide data
Height
548mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Depth
273mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Width
642mm Unknown - Click to provide data
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