DELL S2715H vs HP 27xw

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DELL S2715H
HP 27xw

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Reasons For

5 Reasons For
A bit bigger display diagonal Edit
The DELL S2715H has a display diagonal of 68.6cm, but the HP 27xw is only a 68.58cm display diagonal PC monitor (0.019999999999996cm smaller).
Faster response time Edit
The DELL S2715H is a 6ms response time PC monitor. That's 8ms faster than the HP 27xw (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.

£15 cheaper
The DELL S2715H costs £184.97, whereas the HP 27xw is £199.98.
Available from 8 shops
The more stores stock this PC monitor, the greater competition amongst stores to keep prices low.
£17.62 cheaper to run
The DELL S2715H only costs £35.09 to run over five years whereas the HP 27xw costs £52.71 to run (50% more). Read more
3 Reasons For
One more HDMI port Edit
The HP 27xw has two HDMI ports, however the DELL S2715H only has one HDMI port.
Lower maximum power consumption Edit
The HP 27xw is a 32W maximum power consumption PC monitor. That's 23W lower than the DELL S2715H (32W).
14% lighter Edit
The HP 27xw has a weight of 4.3kg, however the DELL S2715H is a 4.9kg weight PC monitor (560g heavier).

Reasons Against

4 Reasons Against
Only one HDMI port Edit
The number of HDMI ports on the DELL S2715H is one, but the HP 27xw only has two HDMI ports.
A lot higher maximum power consumption Edit
The DELL S2715H has a maximum power consumption of 55W, but the HP 27xw is a 32W maximum power consumption PC monitor (23W lower).
Heavier Edit
The DELL S2715H is a 4.9kg weight PC monitor. That's 560g heavier than the HP 27xw (4.3kg).
Nine months older
The DELL S2715H is older than the HP 27xw by nine months.
5 Reasons Against
Smaller display diagonal Edit
The HP 27xw is a 68.58cm display diagonal PC monitor. That's 0.019999999999996cm smaller than the DELL S2715H (68.58cm).
Hugely slower response time Edit
The HP 27xw has a response time of 14ms, but the DELL S2715H 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.

More expensive by £15
The HP 27xw is £15.01 more expensive than the DELL S2715H.
Less retailers
The HP 27xw is only stocked by 8 shops, whereas the DELL S2715H is stocked by 16 sellers. Read more
Fewer numbers of shops reduces the price competition amongst retailers for the product and also reduces the chances of this PC monitor remaining in stock.
Higher running costs over five years by £17.62
Over five years the running costs of the HP 27xw are £52.71 which is £17.62 more than the DELL S2715H. Show assumptions.

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Date Released

25 months Ago 17 months Ago

Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on £ 32.05
Electricity cost - standby £ 3.04
Total running cost £ 35.09
Purchase price £ 184.97
Total cost of ownership £ 220.06
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Electricity cost - switched on £ 49.67
Electricity cost - standby £ 3.04
Total running cost £ 52.71
Purchase price £ 199.98
Total cost of ownership £ 252.69
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Energy Efficiency Class

No data No data

Environmental Impact

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.
0.26T
Running this PC monitor over 5 years will generate 0.26 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
7
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.

Display

Screen Size
27" 27"
Display Resolution
 1920 x 1080
 1920 x 1080
Dynamic Contrast Ratio
 8000000:1
BEST
 8000000:1
Display Type
 LED
 LED
3D Compatible
 3D compatible
Unknown - Click to provide data
Graphics Resolution
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
BEST
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
HD Type
 Full HD
 Full HD
HDCP
Unknown - Click to provide data
 HDCP
Viewable Height
336.31mm 336.31mm
Viewable Width
597.89mm 597.89mm
Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 16:9
Pixel Pitch
0.3114 x 0.3114 0.311 x 0.311
Display Colour Count
Unknown - Click to provide data 16.77M
Vertical Viewing Angle
178° 178°
Horizontal Viewing Angle
178° 178°
Typical Contrast Ratio
 1000:1
 1000:1
Display Diagonal
68.6cm
BEST
68.58cm
Display Technology
 IPS
 IPS
Display Brightness
250 cd/m² 250 cd/m²
Response Time
6ms
BEST
14ms
Native Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 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
HDMI Port
1 2
BEST
VGA (D-Sub) Port
1 1
USB Type-A Downstream Port
2 Unknown - Click to provide data
USB Hub Version
 USB 2.0
 USB 2.0

Multimedia

Built-In Speaker
 Built-in speaker
Unknown - Click to provide data
Built-In Camera
 Built-in camera
Unknown - Click to provide data
RMS Rated Audio Power
18W Unknown - Click to provide data
Loudspeaker
2 Unknown - Click to provide data
Integrated TV Tuner
 Integrated TV tuner
Unknown - Click to provide data

Design

Case Colour
 Black
 Black

Thin Client

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

Ergonomics

Adjustable Height
 Adjustable height
Unknown - Click to provide data
Tilt Angle
Unknown - Click to provide data -5 - 25
Tilt Adjustment
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Tilt adjustment
Cable Lock Slot
 Cable lock slot
 Cable lock slot
VESA Mounting
 VESA mounting
Unknown - Click to provide data
On/off Switch
 On/off switch
Unknown - Click to provide data

Power

Energy Efficiency Class
 A+
 A+
Typical Power Consumption
20W
BEST
31W
Standby Power Consumption
0.5W 0.5W
Annual Energy Consumption
Unknown - Click to provide data 39kWh
Maximum Power Consumption
55W 32W
BEST
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

Operating Altitude
0 - 5000 Unknown - Click to provide data
Non-Operating Altitude
0 - 12192 Unknown - Click to provide data
Relative Humidity Storage Range
5 - 90 5 - 95
Relative Humidity Operating Range
10 - 80 20 - 80
Storage Temperature Range
-20 - 60 -20 - 60
Operating Temperature Range
0 - 40 5 - 35

Certificates

Certification
 RoHS
 TCO
BEST
 RoHS
 TCO
Energy Star Certificate
 Energy Star certificate
 Energy Star certificate
EPEAT Compliance
 Gold
 Gold

Weight & Dimensions

Package Weight
8.8kg Unknown - Click to provide data
Weight With Stand
6.7kg 5.6kg
BEST
Height With Stand
445mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Depth With Stand
196mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Width With Stand
611.2mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Weight
4.9kg 4.3kg
BEST
Height
361.5mm 454.6mm
Depth
46.1mm 164mm
Width
611.2mm 622.6mm

Packaging Content

Cable Included
 USB
 HDMI
BEST
 USB
 HDMI
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