Acer G276HL vs Samsung S27E391H

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Acer G276HL
Samsung S27E391H

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Standard delivery: £6.90
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Standard delivery: £14.39
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Out of stock

Reasons For

2 Reasons For
1% cheaper to run
Over five years the Acer G276HL is £0.32 cheaper to run than the Samsung S27E391H. Read more
Better user reviews
The average user review score of the Acer G276HL is 93% based on 177 reviews, however the average rating of the Samsung S27E391H is 86% (based on 104 reviews).
4 Reasons For
Faster response time Edit
The Samsung S27E391H is a 4ms response time PC monitor. That's 2ms faster than the Acer G276HL (4ms). 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.

Lighter Edit
The Samsung S27E391H is a 4.6kg weight PC monitor. That's 20g lighter than the Acer G276HL (4.6kg).
£2 cheaper
The Samsung S27E391H costs £183.07, whereas the Acer G276HL is £184.78.
Available from 10 shops
The more retailers stock this PC monitor, the greater competition amongst retailers to keep prices low.

Reasons Against

5 Reasons Against
A lot slower response time Edit
The Acer G276HL has a response time of 6ms, but the Samsung S27E391H is a 4ms response time PC monitor (2ms 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.

A bit heavier Edit
The Acer G276HL has a weight of 4.6kg, however the Samsung S27E391H is a 4.6kg weight PC monitor (20g lighter).
More expensive by £2
The Acer G276HL is £1.71 more expensive than the Samsung S27E391H.
Less retailers
The Acer G276HL is only stocked by 3 shops, whereas the Samsung S27E391H is stocked by 13 retailers. 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.
Older by over two years
The Acer G276HL is two years older than the Samsung S27E391H.
2 Reasons Against
1% higher running costs over five years
Over five years the Samsung S27E391H costs £41.89 to run which is £0.32 more to run than the Acer G276HL. Show assumptions.
Lower user review Score
The Samsung S27E391H has an average user rating of 86%, but the Acer G276HL has an average user rating of 93% (based on 177 reviews).

Average Expert Rating

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Average User Rating

Date Released

47 months Ago 22 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 £ 184.78
Total cost of ownership £ 226.35
Details
Electricity cost - switched on £ 40.06
Electricity cost - standby £ 1.83
Total running cost £ 41.89
Purchase price £ 183.07
Total cost of ownership £ 224.96
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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.
0.21T
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.

Display

Screen Size
27" 27"
Display Resolution
 1920 x 1080
 1920 x 1080
Dynamic Contrast Ratio
 100000000:1
BEST
 100000000:1
Display Type
 LCD
 LED
 LCD
 LED
BEST
3D Compatible
 3D compatible
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Graphics Resolution
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
Video Mode
 1080p
 1080p
BEST
HD Type
 Full HD
 Full HD
Viewable Height
Unknown - Click to provide data 336.3mm
Viewable Width
Unknown - Click to provide data 597.9mm
Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 16:9
Pixel Pitch
0.3114 x 0.3114 0.3114 x 0.3114
Vertical Viewing Angle
178° 178°
Horizontal Viewing Angle
178° 178°
Typical Contrast Ratio
 1000:1
 1000:1
BEST
Display Technology
 PLS
 PLS
Display Brightness
300 cd/m² 300 cd/m²
Response Time
6ms 4ms
BEST
Native Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 16:9
Supported Number of Colours Display
 16.78 million colours
 16.78 million colours
Dynamic Contrast Ratio Marketing Name
 Mega Contrast
 Mega Contrast

Ports & Interfaces

HDMI Port
1 1
VGA (D-Sub) Port
1 1
AC Power in Port
 AC power in port
Unknown - Click to provide data

Multimedia

Built-In Speaker
 Built-in speaker
Unknown - Click to provide data
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

Thin Client

Thin Client Installed
 Thin client installed
 Thin client installed

Networking

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

Ergonomics

Tilt Angle
Unknown - Click to provide data -2 - 15
Tilt Adjustment
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Tilt adjustment
Plug and Play
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Plug and Play
Stand-By LED
 Stand-by LED
 Stand-by LED
Power LED
 Power LED
 Power LED
On/off Switch
Unknown - Click to provide data
 On/off switch
LED Indicator
Unknown - Click to provide data
 LED indicator

Power

Energy Efficiency Class
 A+
 A+
Power Consumption When Off
0.35W Unknown - Click to provide data
Typical Power Consumption
24.12W
BEST
25W
Standby Power Consumption
0.48W 0.3W
BEST
Annual Energy Consumption
Unknown - Click to provide data 37kWh
Maximum Power Consumption
Unknown - Click to provide data 29W
AC Input Voltage
 110
 220
 110-220
 24
 100
 100-240
 240
 110
 220
 110-220
 24
 100
 100-240
 240

Operational Conditions

Relative Humidity Operating Range
Unknown - Click to provide data 10 - 80
Operating Temperature Range
Unknown - Click to provide data 10 - 40

Certificates

Energy Star Certificate
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Energy Star certificate

Weight & Dimensions

Package Weight
Unknown - Click to provide data 6.7kg
Packaging Height
Unknown - Click to provide data 120mm
Packaging Depth
Unknown - Click to provide data 442mm
Packaging Width
Unknown - Click to provide data 703mm
Weight With Stand
Unknown - Click to provide data 5.1kg
Height With Stand
Unknown - Click to provide data 452.9mm
Depth With Stand
Unknown - Click to provide data 181.9mm
Width With Stand
Unknown - Click to provide data 626mm
Weight
4.6kg 4.6kg
BEST
Height
441.9mm 377.2mm
Depth
177.8mm 70.8mm
Width
640mm 626mm

Packaging Content

Quick Start Guide
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Quick start guide
Cable Included
 VGA
 HDMI
 DVI
 AC
 VGA
 HDMI
 DVI
 AC
User Guide On CD-ROM
Unknown - Click to provide data
 User guide on CD-ROM

Other Features

HDMI
 HDMI
Unknown - Click to provide data
Product Included
1pc(s) Unknown - Click to provide data
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