Benq RL2755 vs Philips 243V5QHAB

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Benq RL2755
Philips 243V5QHAB

Top Prices

Ebuyer Business
Standard delivery: £4.19
In stock (11 available)
Novatech
FREE Standard delivery
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Amazon UK
Standard delivery: £15.00
In stock
Ballicom
Out of stock

Reasons For

7 Reasons For
Bigger screen size Edit
The Benq RL2755 has a screen size of 27", but the Philips 243V5QHAB is only a 23.6" PC monitor (3.4" 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.

Bigger viewable height Edit
The Benq RL2755 is a 336.15mm viewable height PC monitor. That's 42.93mm bigger than the Philips 243V5QHAB (293.22mm).
13% bigger viewable width Edit
The Benq RL2755 has a viewable width of 597.6mm, however the Philips 243V5QHAB is only a 521.28mm viewable width PC monitor (76.32mm smaller).
Brighter display brightness Edit
The Benq RL2755 has a display brightness of 300 cd/m², but the Philips 243V5QHAB is only a 250 cd/m² display brightness PC monitor (50 cd/m² dimmer).
Significantly faster response time Edit
The Benq RL2755 is a 1ms response time PC monitor. That's 9ms faster than the Philips 243V5QHAB (10ms). 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.

Two HDMI ports Edit
The number of HDMI ports on the Benq RL2755 is two, but the Philips 243V5QHAB only has one HDMI port.
Available from 12 shops
The more stores stock this PC monitor, the greater competition amongst stores to keep prices low.
7 Reasons For
11% wider vertical viewing angle Edit
The Philips 243V5QHAB has a vertical viewing angle of 178°, however the Benq RL2755 is only a 160° vertical viewing angle PC monitor (18° narrower).
Wider horizontal viewing angle Edit
The Philips 243V5QHAB is a 178° horizontal viewing angle PC monitor. That's 8° wider than the Benq RL2755 (178°).
2.3kg lighter Edit
The Philips 243V5QHAB has a weight of 3.2kg, however the Benq RL2755 is a 5.5kg weight PC monitor (2.3kg heavier).
Shorter Edit
The Philips 243V5QHAB is a 344mm tall PC monitor. That's 134mm shorter than the Benq RL2755 (344mm).
161mm shallower Edit
The Philips 243V5QHAB has a depth of 52mm, however the Benq RL2755 is a 213mm deep PC monitor (161mm deeper).
88mm narrower Edit
The Philips 243V5QHAB is a 551mm wide PC monitor. That's 88mm narrower than the Benq RL2755 (551mm).
3% cheaper to run
Over five years the Philips 243V5QHAB only costs £37.51 to run but the Benq RL2755 costs £38.79 to run (3% more). Read more

Reasons Against

7 Reasons Against
Narrower vertical viewing angle Edit
The Benq RL2755 is a 160° vertical viewing angle PC monitor. That's 18° narrower than the Philips 243V5QHAB (178°).
8° narrower horizontal viewing angle Edit
The Benq RL2755 has a horizontal viewing angle of 170°, but the Philips 243V5QHAB is a 178° horizontal viewing angle PC monitor (8° wider).
42% heavier Edit
The Benq RL2755 is a 5.5kg weight PC monitor. That's 2.3kg heavier than the Philips 243V5QHAB (3.2kg).
134mm taller Edit
The Benq RL2755 has a height of 478mm, however the Philips 243V5QHAB is a 344mm tall PC monitor (134mm shorter).
76% deeper Edit
Benq RL2755 is 213mm deep. That's 161mm deeper than the Philips 243V5QHAB (52mm).
14% wider Edit
The Benq RL2755 has a width of 639mm, however the Philips 243V5QHAB is a 551mm wide PC monitor (88mm narrower).
More expensive to run over five years by 3%
Over five years the Benq RL2755 costs £38.79 to run which is £1.28 more to run than the Philips 243V5QHAB. Show assumptions.
8 Reasons Against
15% smaller screen size Edit
The Philips 243V5QHAB is a 23.6" PC monitor. That's 3.4" smaller than the Benq RL2755 (23.6"). 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.

15% smaller viewable height Edit
The Philips 243V5QHAB has a viewable height of 293.22mm, however the Benq RL2755 is a 336.15mm viewable height PC monitor (42.93mm bigger).
76.32mm smaller viewable width Edit
The Philips 243V5QHAB is a 521.28mm viewable width PC monitor. That's 76.32mm smaller than the Benq RL2755 (521.28mm).
20% dimmer display brightness Edit
The Philips 243V5QHAB is a 250 cd/m² display brightness PC monitor. That's 50 cd/m² dimmer than the Benq RL2755 (250 cd/m²).
9ms slower response time Edit
The Philips 243V5QHAB has a response time of 10ms, but the Benq RL2755 is a 1ms response time PC monitor (9ms 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 HDMI port Edit
The Philips 243V5QHAB has one HDMI port, however the Benq RL2755 only has two HDMI ports.
Less retailers
The Philips 243V5QHAB is only stocked by 1 shop, whereas the Benq RL2755 is stocked by 13 retailers. 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 five months
The Philips 243V5QHAB is five months older than the Benq RL2755.

Awards

2 Awards
hardwareheaven.com: Recommended
kitguru.net: Worth Considering
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Average Expert Rating

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Average User Rating

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Date Released

24 months Ago 29 months Ago

Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on £ 38.79
Electricity cost - standby £ -
Total running cost £ 38.79
Purchase price £ 199.98
Total cost of ownership £ 238.77
Details
Electricity cost - switched on £ 34.47
Electricity cost - standby £ 3.04
Total running cost £ 37.51

Energy Efficiency Class

No data No data

Environmental Impact

0.19T
Running this PC monitor over 5 years will generate 0.19 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
5
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.
0.19T
Running this PC monitor over 5 years will generate 0.19 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"
BEST
23.6"
Display Resolution
 1920 x 1080
 1920 x 1080
Dynamic Contrast Ratio
 12000000:1
BEST
 12000000:1
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)
Backlight Type
 W-LED
 W-LED
BEST
Video Mode
 1080p
BEST
 1080p
HD Type
 Full HD
 Full HD
HDCP
 HDCP
 HDCP
SRGB Display Feature
Unknown - Click to provide data
 SRGB display feature
Sync-On-Green (SOG)
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Sync-on-green (SOG)
Separate H/V Sync
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Separate H/V sync
Digital Vertical Frequency
50 - 76 56 - 75
Digital Horizontal Frequency
30 - 83 30 - 83
Viewable Height
336.15mm
BEST
293.22mm
Viewable Width
597.6mm
BEST
521.28mm
Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 16:9
Pixel Pitch
0.311 x 0.311 0.272 x 0.272
Display Colour Count
Unknown - Click to provide data 16.77M
Vertical Viewing Angle
160° 178°
BEST
Horizontal Viewing Angle
170° 178°
BEST
Typical Contrast Ratio
 3000:1
 3000:1
BEST
Display Diagonal
Unknown - Click to provide data 59.9cm
Display Technology
 TN
 TN
Display Brightness
300 cd/m²
BEST
250 cd/m²
Response Time
1ms
BEST
10ms
DDC/CI
Unknown - Click to provide data
 DDC/CI
Color Gamut
72% Unknown - Click to provide data
SmartResponse
Unknown - Click to provide data 4ms
Native Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 16:9
Supported Number of Colours Display
 16.78 million colours
 16.78 million colours

Ports & Interfaces

Headphone Out Port
 Headphone out port
Unknown - Click to provide data
PC Audio in
Unknown - Click to provide data
 PC audio in
Headphone Output
1 1
Audio Input Port
 Audio input port
Unknown - Click to provide data
HDMI Port
2
BEST
1
DVI-D Port
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
VGA (D-Sub) Port
1 1
DVI Port
1 1
AC Power in Port
 AC power in port
Unknown - Click to provide data

Multimedia

Built-In Speaker
 Built-in speaker
 Built-in speaker
Built-In Camera
 Built-in camera
Unknown - Click to provide data
RMS Rated Audio Power
4W 4W
Loudspeaker
2 2
Integrated TV Tuner
 Integrated TV tuner
Unknown - Click to provide data

Design

Case Colour
 Black
 Black
Heavy Metal Free Design
 Hg (mercury)
 Pb (lead)
 Hg (mercury)
 Pb (lead)

Performance

Mac Operating System
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Mac operating system
Mean Time Between Failures
Unknown - Click to provide data 30h

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
-5 - 15 -5 - 20
Tilt Adjustment
 Tilt adjustment
 Tilt adjustment
VESA Mounting
 VESA mounting
 VESA mounting
Plug and Play
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Plug and Play
Stand-By LED
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Stand-by LED
Power LED
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Power LED
On/off Switch
 On/off switch
 On/off switch
On Screen Display Language
 CHI (TR)
 CHI (SIMPL)
 DUT
 GRE
 CZE
 UKR
 RUS
 ENG
 FIN
 FRE
 DEU
 ITA
 JPN
 POL
 POR
 ESP
 SWE
 TUR
 HUN
 KOR
 CHI (TR)
 CHI (SIMPL)
 DUT
 GRE
 CZE
 UKR
 RUS
 ENG
 FIN
 FRE
 DEU
 ITA
 JPN
 POL
 POR
 ESP
 SWE
 TUR
 HUN
 KOR
BEST
OSD Language
17 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

Power Consumption When in PowerSave Mode
0.5W Unknown - Click to provide data
Power Consumption When Off
Unknown - Click to provide data 0.3W
Typical Power Consumption
24.21W 21.51W
BEST
Standby Power Consumption
Unknown - Click to provide data 0.5W
AC Input Frequency
 50
 60
 50/60
 50
 60
 50/60
AC Input Voltage
 90-264
 9
 90
 24
 100
 100-240
 240
 90-264
 9
 90
 24
 100
 100-240
 240

Operational Conditions

Relative Humidity Range
Unknown - Click to provide data 20 - 80
Operating Altitude
Unknown - Click to provide data 0 - 3658
Non-Operating Altitude
Unknown - Click to provide data 0 - 12192
Storage Temperature Range
Unknown - Click to provide data -20 - 60
Operating Temperature Range
Unknown - Click to provide data 0 - 40

Certificates

Energy Star Certificate
 Energy Star certificate
 Energy Star certificate
EPEAT Compliance
 Silver
 Silver

Weight & Dimensions

Package Weight
Unknown - Click to provide data 6.1kg
Packaging Height
Unknown - Click to provide data 415mm
Packaging Depth
Unknown - Click to provide data 118mm
Packaging Width
Unknown - Click to provide data 600mm
Weight With Stand
Unknown - Click to provide data 3.7kg
Height With Stand
Unknown - Click to provide data 420mm
Depth With Stand
Unknown - Click to provide data 220mm
Width With Stand
Unknown - Click to provide data 551mm
Weight
5.5kg 3.2kg
BEST
Height
478mm 344mm
BEST
Depth
213mm 52mm
BEST
Width
639mm 551mm
BEST

Packaging Content

Cable Included
 HDMI
BEST
 HDMI
Manual Included
 Manual included
Unknown - Click to provide data

Other Features

Power Consumption When Active
Unknown - Click to provide data 21.51W
Package Dimensions
Unknown - Click to provide data 600 x 415 x 118
Dimensions With Stand
Unknown - Click to provide data 551 x 420 x 220
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