Benq RL2755 vs Samsung U28E590D

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Benq RL2755
Samsung U28E590D

Top Prices

Ebuyer Business
Standard delivery: £4.19
In stock (11 available)
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FREE Standard delivery
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Standard delivery: £6.90
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Reasons For

7 Reasons For
Built-in speaker Edit
The Benq RL2755 has a built-in speaker, however the Samsung U28E590D 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.

Cheaper by £100
The Benq RL2755 costs £100.01 less than the Samsung U28E590D.
17 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.
38% cheaper to run
Over five years the Benq RL2755 is £23.93 cheaper to run than the Samsung U28E590D. Read more
Better selling
The Benq RL2755 ranks No. 1342 by number of sales, however the Samsung U28E590D ranks No. 1590.
One more awards
The Benq RL2755 has 2 awards from expert review sites, whereas the Samsung U28E590D has 1 award.
Better user reviews
The average user review score of the Benq RL2755 is 94%, however the average rating of the Samsung U28E590D is 85% (based on 50 reviews).
4 Reasons For
Bigger screen size Edit
The Samsung U28E590D is a 28" PC monitor. That's 1" bigger than the Benq RL2755 (28"). 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.

Brighter display brightness Edit
The Samsung U28E590D is a 370 cd/m² display brightness PC monitor. That's 70 cd/m² brighter than the Benq RL2755 (370 cd/m²).
220g lighter Edit
The Samsung U28E590D has a weight of 5.3kg, but the Benq RL2755 is a 5.5kg weight PC monitor (220g heavier).
Better expert reviews
Based on 4 reviews, the average expert review score of the Samsung U28E590D is 82%, but the average rating of the Benq RL2755 is 75% (based on 16 reviews).

Reasons Against

5 Reasons Against
4% smaller screen size Edit
The Benq RL2755 is a 27" PC monitor. That's 1" smaller than the Samsung U28E590D (28"). 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.

24% dimmer display brightness Edit
The Benq RL2755 is a 300 cd/m² display brightness PC monitor. That's 70 cd/m² dimmer than the Samsung U28E590D (370 cd/m²).
Marginally heavier Edit
The Benq RL2755 has a weight of 5.5kg, however the Samsung U28E590D is a 5.3kg weight PC monitor (220g lighter).
Older by two months
The Benq RL2755 is two months older than the Samsung U28E590D.
Expert review Rating is Worse
The Benq RL2755's average expert score is only 75%, however the Samsung U28E590D's is 82% (based on 4 reviews).
7 Reasons Against
Does not have a built-in speaker Edit
The Samsung U28E590D does not have a built-in speaker, whereas the Benq RL2755 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.

More expensive by £100
The Samsung U28E590D is £100.01 more expensive than the Benq RL2755.
Not as many stockists
The Samsung U28E590D is only stocked by 5 shops, however the Benq RL2755 is stocked by 22 shops. Read more
Fewer numbers of sellers reduces the chances of the product remaining in stock and also reduces the price competition amongst retailers for this PC monitor.
£23.93 more expensive to run over five years
The running costs of the Samsung U28E590D are £62.72 which is £23.93 more than the Benq RL2755 over five years. Show assumptions.
Less popular
The Samsung U28E590D is a less popular choice amongst buyers. It ranks No. 1590 by number of sales in our PC monitors, but the Benq RL2755 ranks No. 1342.
One less award
The Samsung U28E590D has only received 1 award, however the Benq RL2755 has received 2 awards.
User review Rating is Worse
The Samsung U28E590D has an average user score of 85%, but the Benq RL2755 has an average user rating of 94% (based on 107 reviews).

Awards

2 Awards
hardwareheaven.com: Recommended
kitguru.net: Worth Considering
1 Award
benchmark.pl: Good Product

Average Expert Rating

Average User Rating

Date Released

24 months Ago 21 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 £ 60.89
Electricity cost - standby £ 1.83
Total running cost £ 62.72
Purchase price £ 299.99
Total cost of ownership £ 362.71
Details

Energy Efficiency Class

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.
0.31T
Running this PC monitor over 5 years will generate 0.31 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
8
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.

Display

Screen Size
27" 28"
BEST
Display Resolution
 1920 x 1080
BEST
 1920 x 1080
Dynamic Contrast Ratio
 12000000:1
BEST
 12000000:1
Display Type
 LED
 LED
3D Compatible
 3D compatible
 3D compatible
Graphics Resolution
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
 3840 x 2160
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
 3840 x 2160
BEST
Video Mode
 1080p
 2160p
 1080p
 2160p
BEST
HD Type
 4K Ultra HD
 4K Ultra HD
BEST
HDCP
 HDCP
Unknown - Click to provide data
SRGB Display Feature
Unknown - Click to provide data
 SRGB display feature
Digital Vertical Frequency
50 - 76 Unknown - Click to provide data
Digital Horizontal Frequency
30 - 83 Unknown - Click to provide data
Viewable Size Diagonal
Unknown - Click to provide data 711mm
Viewable Height
336.15mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Viewable Width
597.6mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 16:9
Pixel Pitch
0.311 x 0.311 0.16 x 0.16
Vertical Viewing Angle
160° 160°
Horizontal Viewing Angle
170° 170°
Typical Contrast Ratio
 1000:1
 1000:1
Display Diagonal
Unknown - Click to provide data 71.1cm
Display Technology
 TN
 TN
Display Brightness
300 cd/m² 370 cd/m²
BEST
Response Time
1ms 1ms
Color Gamut
72% 72%
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

DC-In Jack
Unknown - Click to provide data
 DC-in jack
Headphone Out Port
 Headphone out port
 Headphone out port
Headphone Socket Size
 Bluetooth
 Bluetooth
Headphone Output
1 1
Audio Input Port
 Audio input port
Unknown - Click to provide data
DisplayPort
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
HDMI Port
2 2
VGA (D-Sub) Port
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
DVI Port
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
AC Power in Port
 AC power in port
Unknown - Click to provide data

Multimedia

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

Design

Case Colour
 Black
 Black

Performance

Mac Operating System
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Mac operating system
Windows Operating System
 Windows 10 Home
 Windows 10 Pro
 Windows 10 Enterprise
 Windows 10 Education
 Windows 10 Home x64
 Windows 10 Pro x64
 Windows 10 Enterprise x64
 Windows 10 Education x64
 Windows 10 Home
 Windows 10 Pro
 Windows 10 Enterprise
 Windows 10 Education
 Windows 10 Home x64
 Windows 10 Pro x64
 Windows 10 Enterprise x64
 Windows 10 Education x64

Thin Client

Thin Client Installed
 Thin client installed
 Thin client installed

Ergonomics

Picture-in-Picture Mode
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Picture-in-Picture mode
Adjustable Height
 Adjustable height
Unknown - Click to provide data
Tilt Angle
-5 - 15 -2 - 20
Tilt Adjustment
 Tilt adjustment
 Tilt adjustment
Cable Lock Slot
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Cable lock slot
VESA Mounting
 VESA mounting
 VESA mounting
On/off Switch
 On/off switch
 On/off switch
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

Energy Efficiency Class
 B
 B
BEST
Power Consumption When in PowerSave Mode
0.5W Unknown - Click to provide data
Typical Power Consumption
24.21W
BEST
38W
Standby Power Consumption
Unknown - Click to provide data 0.3W
Annual Energy Consumption
Unknown - Click to provide data 55kWh
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 Operating Range
Unknown - Click to provide data 10 - 80
Operating Temperature Range
Unknown - Click to provide data 10 - 40

Certificates

Energy Star Certificate
 Energy Star certificate
 Energy Star certificate

Weight & Dimensions

Package Weight
Unknown - Click to provide data 7.8kg
Packaging Height
Unknown - Click to provide data 461mm
Packaging Depth
Unknown - Click to provide data 141mm
Packaging Width
Unknown - Click to provide data 740mm
Height With Stand
Unknown - Click to provide data 468.5mm
Depth With Stand
Unknown - Click to provide data 187.1mm
Width With Stand
Unknown - Click to provide data 660.9mm
Weight
5.5kg 5.3kg
BEST
Height
478mm 381.3mm
Depth
213mm 73.5mm
Width
639mm 660.9mm

Packaging Content

Quick Start Guide
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Quick start guide
Cable Included
 HDMI
 DisplayPort
 HDMI
 DisplayPort
Manual Included
 Manual included
Unknown - Click to provide data

Technical Details

Game Mode
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Game mode
Samsung Magic Function
Unknown - Click to provide data MagicAngle, MagicBright
ECO Mode
Unknown - Click to provide data
 ECO mode
Active Display Area (W X H)
Unknown - Click to provide data 341.28 x 620.93
No Flickering
Unknown - Click to provide data
 No flickering
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