DELL U2414H vs LG 29MT44

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DELL U2414H
LG 29MT44

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Reasons For

10 Reasons For
Faster response time Edit
The DELL U2414H has a response time of 8ms, but the LG 29MT44 is a 9.5ms response time PC monitor (1.5ms 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.

One more HDMI port Edit
The DELL U2414H has two HDMI ports, however the LG 29MT44 only has one HDMI port.
Four more USB Type-A downstream ports Edit
The DELL U2414H is a five USB Type-A downstream port PC monitor, whereas the LG 29MT44 only has one USB Type-A downstream port.
Adjustable height Edit
The DELL U2414H has an adjustable height, but the LG 29MT44 does not have an adjustable height.
A lot lighter Edit
The DELL U2414H has a weight of 3.6kg, however the LG 29MT44 is a 5.1kg weight PC monitor (1.5kg heavier).
38% shorter Edit
The DELL U2414H is a 321.1mm tall PC monitor. That's 119.9mm shorter than the LG 29MT44 (441mm).
124.4mm shallower Edit
The DELL U2414H has a depth of 45.6mm, however the LG 29MT44 is a 170mm deep PC monitor (124.4mm deeper).
126.9mm narrower Edit
The DELL U2414H is a 539.1mm wide PC monitor. That's 126.9mm narrower than the LG 29MT44 (666mm).
40 shops are selling it
A greater number of shops increases the chances of the product remaining in stock and also increases the price competition amongst retailers for this PC monitor.
59% cheaper to run
Over five years the DELL U2414H is £41.51 cheaper to run than the LG 29MT44. Read more
4 Reasons For
Bigger screen size Edit
The LG 29MT44 has a screen size of 28.5", but the DELL U2414H is only a 23.8" PC monitor (4.7" 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 display diagonal Edit
The LG 29MT44 has a display diagonal of 72.4cm, but the DELL U2414H is only a 60.47cm display diagonal PC monitor (11.93cm smaller).
Built-in speaker Edit
The LG 29MT44 has a built-in speaker, but the DELL U2414H does not have 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.

Integrated TV tuner Edit
The LG 29MT44 has an integrated TV tuner, whereas the DELL U2414H does not have an integrated TV tuner. Read more

An integrated TV tuner on a PC monitor means that you can use the monitor to watch TV.

A built in TV tuner means that you can use the screen as both a PC monitor and a TV which saves money on buying 2 devices and also saves space.

Reasons Against

5 Reasons Against
20% smaller screen size Edit
The DELL U2414H is a 23.8" PC monitor. That's 4.7" smaller than the LG 29MT44 (28.5"). 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.

20% smaller display diagonal Edit
The DELL U2414H is a 60.47cm display diagonal PC monitor. That's 11.93cm smaller than the LG 29MT44 (72.4cm).
Does not have a built-in speaker Edit
The DELL U2414H does not have a built-in speaker, but the LG 29MT44 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.

Does not have an integrated TV tuner Edit
The DELL U2414H does not have an integrated TV tuner, whereas the LG 29MT44 has an integrated TV tuner. Read more

An integrated TV tuner on a PC monitor means that you can use the monitor to watch TV.

A built in TV tuner means that you can use the screen as both a PC monitor and a TV which saves money on buying 2 devices and also saves space.

Older by ten months
The DELL U2414H is ten months older than the LG 29MT44.
10 Reasons Against
1.5ms slower response time Edit
The LG 29MT44 is a 9.5ms response time PC monitor. That's 1.5ms slower than the DELL U2414H (9.5ms). 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.

Only one HDMI port Edit
The number of HDMI ports on the LG 29MT44 is one, but the DELL U2414H only has two HDMI ports.
Only one USB Type-A downstream port Edit
The LG 29MT44 has one USB Type-A downstream port, however the DELL U2414H only has five USB Type-A downstream ports.
Does not have an adjustable height Edit
The LG 29MT44 does not have an adjustable height, however the DELL U2414H has an adjustable height.
30% heavier Edit
The LG 29MT44 is a 5.1kg weight PC monitor. That's 1.5kg heavier than the DELL U2414H (5.1kg).
119.9mm taller Edit
The LG 29MT44 has a height of 441mm, however the DELL U2414H is a 321.1mm tall PC monitor (119.9mm shorter).
74% deeper Edit
LG 29MT44 is 170mm deep. That's 124.4mm deeper than the DELL U2414H (170mm).
20% wider Edit
The LG 29MT44 has a width of 666mm, however the DELL U2414H is a 539.1mm wide PC monitor (126.9mm narrower).
Not as many stockists
Only 1 shop sell the LG 29MT44, however 41 stores sell the DELL U2414H. Read more
Smaller numbers of stores reduces the chances of this PC monitor remaining in stock and also reduces the price competition amongst retailers for the product.
More expensive to run over five years by 145%
The running costs of the LG 29MT44 are £70.19 which is £41.51 more than the DELL U2414H over five years. Show assumptions.

Awards

3 Awards
alphr.com: Recommended
pcauthority.com.au: Hot Award
ua.gecid.com: High Functionality
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Date Released

33 months Ago 23 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 £ 172.45
Total cost of ownership £ 201.13
Details
Electricity cost - switched on £ 64.10
Electricity cost - standby £ 6.09
Total running cost £ 70.19

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.
0.35T
Running this PC monitor over 5 years will generate 0.35 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
9
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.

Display

Screen Size
23.8" 28.5"
BEST
Display Resolution
 1920 x 1080
 1366 x 768
BEST
 1920 x 1080
 1366 x 768
Dynamic Contrast Ratio
 5000000:1
 5000000:1
BEST
Display Type
 LED
 LED
3D Compatible
 3D compatible
 3D compatible
Graphics Resolution
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
 1366 x 768
BEST
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
 1366 x 768
Display Surface
 Matt
 Matt
Video Mode
 720p
 720p
BEST
HD Type
 Full HD
BEST
 Full HD
HDCP
Unknown - Click to provide data
 HDCP
Mobile High-Definition Link
 Mobile High-Definition Link
Unknown - Click to provide data
Viewable Height
296.46mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Viewable Width
527.04mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 16:9
Pixel Pitch
0.274 x 0.274 0.462 x 0.462
Vertical Viewing Angle
178° 178°
Horizontal Viewing Angle
178° 178°
Typical Contrast Ratio
 1000:1
BEST
 1000:1
Display Diagonal
60.47cm 72.4cm
BEST
Display Technology
 IPS
 IPS
Display Brightness
250 cd/m² 250 cd/m²
Response Time
8ms
BEST
9.5ms
Color Gamut
Unknown - Click to provide data 72%
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)
DC-In Jack
Unknown - Click to provide data
 DC-in jack
PC Audio in
Unknown - Click to provide data
 PC audio in
Common Interface Plus (CI+)
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Common interface Plus (CI+)
Audio Output Port
 Audio output port
Unknown - Click to provide data
Audio Input Port
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Audio input port
RF Port
Unknown - Click to provide data 2
SCART Port
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
DisplayPort
2 Unknown - Click to provide data
Composite Video in Port
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
HDMI Port
2
BEST
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
BEST
1
USB Hub Version
 USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1)
 USB 2.0
 USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1)
 USB 2.0

Multimedia

Built-In Speaker
 Built-in speaker
 Built-in speaker
BEST
Built-In Camera
 Built-in camera
 Built-in camera
Analog Signal Format
 PAL
 SECAM
 PAL
 SECAM
Digital Signal Format
 DVB
 DVB-T
 DVB-C
 DVB
 DVB-T
 DVB-C
Audio System
Unknown - Click to provide data Virtual surround
RMS Rated Audio Power
Unknown - Click to provide data 10W
Loudspeaker
Unknown - Click to provide data 2
Integrated TV Tuner
 Integrated TV tuner
 Integrated TV tuner
BEST

Design

Coloured Feet
 Silver
 Silver
Case Colour
 Black
 Black

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

Ergonomics

Electronic Programme Guide
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Electronic programme guide
Maximum Height Adjustment
130mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Adjustable Height
 Adjustable height
BEST
 Adjustable height
Tilt Adjustment
 Tilt adjustment
Unknown - Click to provide data
Swivelling Base
 Swivelling base
Unknown - Click to provide data
Cable Lock Slot
 Cable lock slot
Unknown - Click to provide data
VESA Mounting
 VESA mounting
 VESA mounting
Pivoting Base
 Pivoting base
Unknown - Click to provide data
Child Lock
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Child lock
Stand-By LED
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Stand-by LED
Power LED
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Power LED
On/off Switch
Unknown - Click to provide data
 On/off switch
On Screen Menu Display
Unknown - Click to provide data
 On screen menu display
LED Indicator
 LED indicator
 LED indicator

Power

Energy Efficiency Class
 A+
 A+
Power Consumption When Off
Unknown - Click to provide data 0.4W
Typical Power Consumption
16W
BEST
40W
Standby Power Consumption
0.5W
BEST
1W
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 Unknown - Click to provide data
Non-Operating Altitude
0 - 12192 Unknown - Click to provide data
Relative Humidity Storage Range
5 - 90 Unknown - Click to provide data
Relative Humidity Operating Range
10 - 80 Unknown - Click to provide data
Storage Temperature Range
-20 - 60 Unknown - Click to provide data
Operating Temperature Range
0 - 40 Unknown - Click to provide data

Certificates

Certification
 TCO
BEST
 TCO
Compliance Industry Standard
 Rohs
BEST
 Rohs
Energy Star Certificate
 Energy Star certificate
Unknown - Click to provide data
EPEAT Compliance
 Gold
 Gold

Weight & Dimensions

Weight With Stand
8kg 5.3kg
BEST
Height With Stand
485.8mm 404mm
BEST
Depth With Stand
185mm 60.9mm
BEST
Width With Stand
539.1mm
BEST
666mm
Weight
3.6kg
BEST
5.1kg
Height
321.1mm
BEST
441mm
Depth
45.6mm
BEST
170mm
Width
539.1mm
BEST
666mm

Packaging Content

Quick Start Guide
 Quick start guide
Unknown - Click to provide data
Cable Included
 USB
 DisplayPort
 AC
 USB
 DisplayPort
 AC
Handheld Remote Control
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Handheld remote control

Other Features

Screen Format Adjustments
 Auto
 Zoom
 Auto
 Zoom
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