DELL U2414H vs NEC MultiSync EA244WMI

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DELL U2414H
NEC MultiSync EA244WMI

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Reasons For

9 Reasons For
0.8" bigger screen size Edit
The DELL U2414H has a screen size of 23.8", however the NEC MultiSync EA244WMI is only a 23" PC monitor (0.8" smaller). 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.

One more DisplayPort Edit
The DELL U2414H has two DisplayPorts, however the NEC MultiSync EA244WMI only has one DisplayPort.
Two HDMI ports Edit
The DELL U2414H has two HDMI ports, however the NEC MultiSync EA244WMI only has one HDMI port.
11% lighter Edit
The DELL U2414H is a 3.6kg weight PC monitor. That's 390g lighter than the NEC MultiSync EA244WMI (4kg).
Available from 31 shops
A greater number of stores increases the chances of this PC monitor remaining in stock and also increases the price competition amongst retailers for the product.
37% cheaper to run
The DELL U2414H only costs £28.68 to run over five years but the NEC MultiSync EA244WMI costs £45.76 to run (60% more). Read more
More popular
The DELL U2414H is a more popular choice amongst buyers. It ranks No. 976 by sales volume in our PC monitors, however the NEC MultiSync EA244WMI ranks No. 17680.
Two more awards
The DELL U2414H has 3 awards, whereas the NEC MultiSync EA244WMI has 1 award.
User reviews are better
The DELL U2414H has an average user review score of 89%, however the NEC MultiSync EA244WMI has an average rating of 80% (based on 1 review).
3 Reasons For
2ms faster response time Edit
The NEC MultiSync EA244WMI has a response time of 6ms, but the DELL U2414H is an 8ms response time PC monitor (2ms slower). 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.

Built-in speaker Edit
The NEC MultiSync EA244WMI has a built-in speaker, however the DELL U2414H does not. 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.

Much better expert reviews
Based on 1 review, the average expert review score of the NEC MultiSync EA244WMI is 100%, however the average rating of the DELL U2414H is 82% (based on 10 reviews).

Reasons Against

3 Reasons Against
Slower response time Edit
The DELL U2414H is an 8ms response time PC monitor. That's 2ms slower than the NEC MultiSync EA244WMI (6ms). 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.

Does not have a built-in speaker Edit
The DELL U2414H does not have a built-in speaker, but the NEC MultiSync EA244WMI 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.

A lot Lower expert review Score
The DELL U2414H's average expert rating is 82%, however the NEC MultiSync EA244WMI's is 100% (based on 1 review).
10 Reasons Against
Smaller screen size Edit
The NEC MultiSync EA244WMI is a 23" PC monitor. That's 0.8" smaller than the DELL U2414H (23"). 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.

Only one DisplayPort Edit
The NEC MultiSync EA244WMI has one DisplayPort, however the DELL U2414H only has two DisplayPorts.
One less HDMI port Edit
The NEC MultiSync EA244WMI has one HDMI port, however the DELL U2414H only has two HDMI ports.
390g heavier Edit
The NEC MultiSync EA244WMI has a weight of 4kg, however the DELL U2414H is a 3.6kg weight PC monitor (390g lighter).
Less retailers
The NEC MultiSync EA244WMI is only stocked by 1 retailer, whereas the DELL U2414H is stocked by 32 sellers. Read more
Fewer numbers of sellers reduces the price competition amongst retailers for the product and also reduces the chances of this PC monitor remaining in stock.
Older by over one year
The NEC MultiSync EA244WMI is 21 months older than the DELL U2414H.
£17.08 more expensive to run over five years
The NEC MultiSync EA244WMI costs £45.76 to run which is £17.08 more to run than the DELL U2414H over five years. Show assumptions.
Less popular
The NEC MultiSync EA244WMI is a less popular choice amongst buyers. It ranks No. 17680 by number of sales in our PC monitors, however the DELL U2414H ranks No. 976.
Two less awards
The NEC MultiSync EA244WMI has only received 1 award, whereas the DELL U2414H has received 3 awards.
User review Rating is Worse
The NEC MultiSync EA244WMI's average user score is 80%, however the DELL U2414H's is 89% (based on 219 reviews).

Awards

3 Awards
alphr.com: Recommended
pcauthority.com.au: Hot Award
ua.gecid.com: High Functionality
1 Award
pcmagazine.ru: 5 Star

Average Expert Rating

Average User Rating

Date Released

23 months Ago 44 months Ago

Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on £ 25.64
Electricity cost - standby £ 3.04
Total running cost £ 28.68
Purchase price £ 159.00
Total cost of ownership £ 187.68
Details
Electricity cost - switched on £ 43.26
Electricity cost - standby £ 2.50
Total running cost £ 45.76

Energy Efficiency Class

No data No data

Environmental Impact

0.14T
Running this PC monitor over 5 years will generate 0.14 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
4
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.
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.

Display

Screen Size
23.8"
BEST
23"
Display Resolution
 1920 x 1080
 1920 x 1080
Dynamic Contrast Ratio
 2000000:1
BEST
 2000000:1
Display Type
 LED
 LED
3D Compatible
 3D compatible
 3D compatible
Graphics Resolution
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
Video Mode
 1080p
BEST
 1080p
HD Type
 Full HD
 Full HD
HDCP
Unknown - Click to provide data
 HDCP
Mobile High-Definition Link
 Mobile High-Definition Link
Unknown - Click to provide data
SRGB Display Feature
 SRGB display feature
Unknown - Click to provide data
Sync-On-Green (SOG)
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Sync-on-green (SOG)
Composite Sync
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Composite sync
Separate H/V Sync
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Separate H/V sync
Digital Vertical Frequency
Unknown - Click to provide data 56 - 75
Digital Horizontal Frequency
Unknown - Click to provide data 31.5 - 83
Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 16:9
Pixel Pitch
0.274 x 0.274 0.27 x 0.27
Vertical Viewing Angle
178° 178°
Horizontal Viewing Angle
178° 178°
Typical Contrast Ratio
 1000:1
 1000:1
Display Diagonal
60.47cm Unknown - Click to provide data
Display Technology
 IPS
 IPS
Display Brightness
250 cd/m² 250 cd/m²
Response Time
8ms 6ms
BEST
Color Gamut
85% Unknown - Click to provide data
Native Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 16:9
Supported Number of Colours Display
 16.78 million colours
 16.78 million colours

Ports & Interfaces

Common Interface Technology (CI)
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Common interface technology (CI)
Audio Output Port
 Audio output port
Unknown - Click to provide data
DisplayPort
2
BEST
1
HDMI Port
2
BEST
1
DVI-D Port
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Mini DisplayPort
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
VGA (D-Sub) Port
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
USB Type-A Downstream Port
5 Unknown - Click to provide data
USB Hub Version
 USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1)
 USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1)
AC Power in Port
Unknown - Click to provide data
 AC power in port

Multimedia

Built-In Speaker
 Built-in speaker
 Built-in speaker
BEST
Built-In Camera
 Built-in camera
 Built-in camera
Built-In Microphone
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Built-in microphone
Integrated TV Tuner
 Integrated TV tuner
 Integrated TV tuner

Design

Case Colour
 Silver
 Silver

Performance

Integrated Card Reader
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Integrated card reader

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

Adjustable Height
 Adjustable height
 Adjustable height
Tilt Adjustment
 Tilt adjustment
 Tilt adjustment
Swivelling Base
 Swivelling base
 Swivelling base
Cable Lock Slot
 Cable lock slot
Unknown - Click to provide data
VESA Mounting
 VESA mounting
 VESA mounting
Pivoting Base
 Pivoting base
 Pivoting base
On/off Switch
 On/off switch
 On/off switch

Power

Energy Efficiency Class
 A+
 A+
Typical Power Consumption
16W
BEST
27W
Standby Power Consumption
0.5W 0.41W
BEST
Maximum Power Consumption
74W Unknown - Click to provide data
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 0 - 2000
Non-Operating Altitude
0 - 12192 0 - 12192
Relative Humidity Storage Range
5 - 90 10 - 85
Relative Humidity Operating Range
10 - 80 20 - 80
Storage Temperature Range
-20 - 60 -10 - 60
Operating Temperature Range
0 - 40 5 - 35

Certificates

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

Weight & Dimensions

Package Weight
8kg Unknown - Click to provide data
Weight With Stand
Unknown - Click to provide data 6.4kg
Height With Stand
355.8mm
BEST
510.4mm
Depth With Stand
185mm
BEST
218mm
Width With Stand
539.1mm
BEST
543.8mm
Weight
3.6kg
BEST
4kg
Height
321.1mm 321.6mm
Depth
45.6mm 60.5mm
Width
539.1mm 543.8mm

Packaging Content

Quick Start Guide
 Quick start guide
Unknown - Click to provide data
Cable Included
 USB
 AC
 DisplayPort
 VGA
 DVI
 USB
 AC
 DisplayPort
 VGA
 DVI
Manual Included
 Manual included
 Manual included
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