DELL U2515H vs DELL UP2716D vs DELL UltraSharp 25

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Reasons For

7 Reasons For
Brighter display brightness Edit
The DELL U2515H has a display brightness of 350 cd/m² (as does the DELL UltraSharp 25), but the DELL UP2716D is only a 300 cd/m² display brightness PC monitor (50 cd/m² dimmer).
3% lighter Edit
The DELL U2515H is a 4.4kg weight PC monitor, and so does the DELL UltraSharp 25. That's 100g lighter than the DELL UP2716D (4.5kg).
Marginally narrower Edit
The DELL U2515H has a width of 569mm (as does the DELL UltraSharp 25), however the DELL UP2716D is a 611.4mm wide PC monitor (42.4mm wider).
£14.82 cheaper to run
The DELL U2515H only costs £59.12 to run over five years whereas the DELL UP2716D costs £73.94 to run (25% more). Read more
More popular
The DELL U2515H is a more popular choice amongst buyers. It ranks No. 1074 by sales volume in our PC monitors, but the DELL UltraSharp 25 ranks No. 9517 and the DELL UP2716D ranks No. 13116.
One more awards
The DELL U2515H has 2 awards, however the DELL UP2716D has 1 award.
User reviews are better
The DELL U2515H has an average user review score of 94%, but the DELL UP2716D has an average rating of 89% (based on 7 reviews).
9 Reasons For
50 cd/m² brighter display brightness Edit
The DELL UltraSharp 25 is a 350 cd/m² display brightness PC monitor, and so does the DELL U2515H. That's 50 cd/m² brighter than the DELL UP2716D (300 cd/m²).
100g lighter Edit
The DELL UltraSharp 25 has a weight of 4.4kg (as does the DELL U2515H), whereas the DELL UP2716D is a 4.5kg weight PC monitor (100g heavier).
Shorter Edit
DELL UltraSharp 25 is 338.7mm tall. That's 59.3mm shorter than the DELL U2515H (362.5mm) and 23.8mm shorter than the DELL UP2716D (362.5mm).
4x shallower Edit
The DELL UltraSharp 25 is a 46.4mm deep PC monitor, whereas the DELL U2515H is a 205mm deep PC monitor (158.6mm deeper) and the DELL UP2716D is a 51.4mm deep PC monitor (5mm deeper).
8% narrower Edit
DELL UltraSharp 25 is 569mm wide, and so does the DELL U2515H. That's 42.4mm narrower than the DELL UP2716D (611.4mm).
Cheaper by £7
The DELL UltraSharp 25 is £6.53 cheaper than the DELL U2515H and £183.52 cheaper than the DELL UP2716D.
Cheaper to run by £14.82
Over five years the DELL UltraSharp 25 only costs £59.12 to run however the DELL UP2716D costs £73.94 to run (25% more). Read more
One more awards
The DELL UltraSharp 25 has 2 awards from expert review sites, but the DELL UP2716D has 1 award.
Better user reviews
Based on 203 reviews, the average user review score of the DELL UltraSharp 25 is 94%, whereas the average rating of the DELL UP2716D is 89% (based on 7 reviews).
6 Reasons For
Bigger screen size Edit
The DELL UP2716D is a 27" PC monitor. That's 2" bigger than the DELL U2515H and the DELL UltraSharp 25 (27"). 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.

1,053.23M more display colour count Edit
The DELL UP2716D is a 1,070M display colours PC monitor, whereas the DELL U2515H and the DELL UltraSharp 25 are both only 16.77M display colours PC monitors (1,053.23M less).
2ms faster response time Edit
The DELL UP2716D has a response time of 6ms, but the DELL U2515H and the DELL UltraSharp 25 are both 8ms response time PC monitors (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.

One more USB 3.0 port Edit
The DELL UP2716D is a six USB 3.0 port PC monitor, whereas the DELL UltraSharp 25 only has five USB 3.0 ports. Read more

USB 2.0 ports are used to connect peripherals such as a kayboard, mouse, or external drive to your computer via your monitor. The USB 2.0 port can also be used for USB flash drives.

One more USB Type-A downstream port Edit
The DELL UP2716D is a six USB Type-A downstream port PC monitor, whereas the DELL UltraSharp 25 only has five USB Type-A downstream ports.
19 shops are selling it
A greater number of sellers increases the chances of the product remaining in stock and also increases the price competition amongst retailers for this PC monitor.

Reasons Against

10 Reasons Against
2" smaller screen size Edit
The DELL U2515H has a screen size of 25" (as does the DELL UltraSharp 25), but the DELL UP2716D is a 27" PC monitor (2" bigger). 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.

63x less display colour count Edit
The DELL U2515H has a display colour count of 16.77M, and so does the DELL UltraSharp 25. That's 1,053.23M less than the DELL UP2716D (1,070M).
2ms slower response time Edit
The DELL U2515H is an 8ms response time PC monitor, and so does the DELL UltraSharp 25. That's 2ms slower than the DELL UP2716D (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.

Only five USB 3.0 ports Edit
The DELL U2515H has five USB 3.0 ports, and so does the DELL UltraSharp 25, however the DELL UP2716D only has six USB 3.0 ports. Read more

USB 2.0 ports are used to connect peripherals such as a kayboard, mouse, or external drive to your computer via your monitor. The USB 2.0 port can also be used for USB flash drives.

Only five USB Type-A downstream ports Edit
The DELL U2515H has five USB Type-A downstream ports, and so does the DELL UltraSharp 25, however the DELL UP2716D only has six USB Type-A downstream ports.
15% taller Edit
The DELL U2515H has a height of 398mm, however the DELL UltraSharp 25 is a 338.7mm tall PC monitor (59.3mm shorter) and the DELL UP2716D is a 362.5mm tall PC monitor (35.5mm shorter).
78% deeper Edit
DELL U2515H is 205mm deep. That's 158.6mm deeper than the DELL UltraSharp 25 (51.4mm) and 153.6mm deeper than the DELL UP2716D (51.4mm).
£7 more expensive
The DELL U2515H is more expensive than the DELL UltraSharp 25 by £6.53.
Not as many stockists
Only 18 shops sells the DELL U2515H, however 27 sellers sell the DELL UltraSharp 25 and 37 sellers sell the DELL UP2716D. 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.
Eleven months older
The DELL U2515H is older than the DELL UltraSharp 25 by one month and older than the DELL UP2716D by eleven months.
8 Reasons Against
Smaller screen size Edit
The DELL UltraSharp 25 is a 25" PC monitor, and so does the DELL U2515H. That's 2" smaller than the DELL UP2716D (27"). 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.

1,053.23M less display colour count Edit
DELL UltraSharp 25 is only 16.77M display colours (as does the DELL U2515H), but the DELL UP2716D is a 1,070M display colours PC monitor (1,053.23M more).
25% slower response time Edit
The DELL UltraSharp 25 has a response time of 8ms (as does the DELL U2515H), however the DELL UP2716D is a 6ms 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.

One less USB 3.0 port Edit
The number of USB 3.0 ports on the DELL UltraSharp 25 is five (as does the DELL U2515H), but the DELL UP2716D only has six USB 3.0 ports. Read more

USB 2.0 ports are used to connect peripherals such as a kayboard, mouse, or external drive to your computer via your monitor. The USB 2.0 port can also be used for USB flash drives.

One less USB Type-A downstream port Edit
The number of USB Type-A downstream ports on the DELL UltraSharp 25 is five (as does the DELL U2515H), but the DELL UP2716D only has six USB Type-A downstream ports.
Fewer sellers
The DELL UltraSharp 25 is only stocked by 27 stores, but the DELL UP2716D is stocked by 37 shops. Read more
The fewer the number of sellers that stock the product, the lower the competition amongst sellers to keep prices low.
Older by ten months
The DELL UltraSharp 25 is ten months older than the DELL UP2716D.
Less popular
The DELL UltraSharp 25 is a less popular choice amongst buyers. It ranks No. 9517 by number of sales in our PC monitors, whereas the DELL U2515H ranks No. 1074.
10 Reasons Against
17% dimmer display brightness Edit
The DELL UP2716D is a 300 cd/m² display brightness PC monitor. That's 50 cd/m² dimmer than the DELL U2515H and the DELL UltraSharp 25 (300 cd/m²).
100g heavier Edit
The DELL UP2716D has a weight of 4.5kg, however the DELL U2515H and the DELL UltraSharp 25 are both 4.4kg weight PC monitors (100g lighter).
Taller Edit
The DELL UP2716D is a 362.5mm tall PC monitor. That's 35.5mm shorter than the DELL U2515H (362.5mm) and 23.8mm taller than the DELL UltraSharp 25 (362.5mm).
5mm deeper Edit
The DELL UP2716D has a depth of 51.4mm, however the DELL U2515H is a 205mm deep PC monitor (153.6mm deeper) and the DELL UltraSharp 25 is a 46.4mm deep PC monitor (5mm shallower).
7% wider Edit
The DELL UP2716D is a 611.4mm wide PC monitor. That's 42.4mm wider than the DELL U2515H and the DELL UltraSharp 25 (611.4mm).
More expensive by £184
The DELL UP2716D is £176.99 more expensive than the DELL U2515H and £183.52 more expensive than the DELL UltraSharp 25.
£14.82 more expensive to run over five years
Over five years the running costs of the DELL UP2716D are £73.94 which is £14.82 more than the DELL U2515H and £14.82 more than the DELL UltraSharp 25. Show assumptions.
Less popular
The DELL UP2716D is a less popular choice amongst buyers. It ranks No. 13116 by number of sales in our PC monitors, however the DELL U2515H ranks No. 1074 and the DELL UltraSharp 25 ranks No. 9517.
One less award
The DELL UP2716D has only received 1 award, whereas the DELL U2515H has received 2 awards and the DELL UltraSharp 25 has received 2 awards.
User review Rating is Worse
The DELL UP2716D's average user score is 89%, however the DELL U2515H's is 94% (based on 203 reviews) and the DELL UltraSharp 25's is 94% (based on 203 reviews).

Awards

2 Awards
cnews.cz: Smart Buy
SweClockers.com: Good Product
2 Awards
cnews.cz: Smart Buy
SweClockers.com: Good Product
1 Award
vido.com.ua: Recommended

Average Expert Rating

Average User Rating

Date Released

24 months Ago 23 months Ago 14 months Ago

Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on £ 56.08
Electricity cost - standby £ 3.04
Total running cost £ 59.12
Purchase price £ 259.98
Total cost of ownership £ 319.10
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Electricity cost - switched on £ 56.08
Electricity cost - standby £ 3.04
Total running cost £ 59.12
Purchase price £ 253.45
Total cost of ownership £ 312.57
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Electricity cost - switched on £ 72.11
Electricity cost - standby £ 1.83
Total running cost £ 73.94
Purchase price £ 436.97
Total cost of ownership £ 510.91
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Energy Efficiency Class

No data No data No data

Environmental Impact

0.29T
Running this PC monitor over 5 years will generate 0.29 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
8
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.
0.29T
Running this PC monitor over 5 years will generate 0.29 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
8
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.
0.37T
Running this PC monitor over 5 years will generate 0.37 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
25" 25" 27"
BEST
Dynamic Contrast Ratio
 2000000:1
 2000000:1
BEST
 2000000:1
Display Type
 LED
 LED
 LED
3D Compatible
 3D compatible
Unknown - Click to provide data Unknown - Click to provide data
Graphics Resolution
 2560 x 1440
BEST
 2560 x 1440
 2560 x 1440
BEST
Display Surface
 Matt
 Matt
 Matt
Video Mode
 1440p
BEST
 1440p
 1440p
HD Type
 Wide Quad HD
BEST
 Wide Quad HD
BEST
 Wide Quad HD
HDCP
 HDCP
Unknown - Click to provide data Unknown - Click to provide data
Mobile High-Definition Link
 Mobile High-Definition Link
 Mobile High-Definition Link
 Mobile High-Definition Link
Viewable Height
311.04mm Unknown - Click to provide data Unknown - Click to provide data
Viewable Width
552.96mm Unknown - Click to provide data Unknown - Click to provide data
Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 16:9
 16:9
Pixel Pitch
0.216 x 0.216 0.216 x 0.216 0.2331 x 0.2331
Display Colour Count
16.77M 16.77M 1,070M
BEST
Vertical Viewing Angle
178° 178° 178°
Horizontal Viewing Angle
178° 178° 178°
Typical Contrast Ratio
 1000:1
 1000:1
 1000:1
Display Diagonal
63.44cm 63.44cm Unknown - Click to provide data
Display Technology
 IPS
 IPS
 IPS
Display Brightness
350 cd/m²
BEST
350 cd/m²
BEST
300 cd/m²
Response Time
8ms 8ms 6ms
BEST
Color Gamut
99% 99% Unknown - Click to provide data
Native Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 16:9
 16:9
Supported Number of Colours Display
 16.78 million colours
 1.073 billion colours
 16.78 million colours
 1.073 billion colours
 16.78 million colours
 1.073 billion colours
Dynamic Contrast Ratio Marketing Name
 Ultra Contrast
 Ultra Contrast
 Ultra Contrast

Ports & Interfaces

Headphone Output
Unknown - Click to provide data Unknown - Click to provide data 1
USB Version
 3.1
 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1)
 3.0
 3.1
 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1)
 3.0
 3.1
 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1)
 3.0
Audio Output Port
 Audio output port
 Audio output port
Unknown - Click to provide data
DisplayPort
1 1 1
USB 3.0 Port
5 5 6
BEST
HDMI Port
2 2 2
Mini DisplayPort
1 1 1
USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Port
5 Unknown - Click to provide data Unknown - Click to provide data
USB Type-A Downstream Port
5 5 6
BEST
USB Hub Version
 USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1)
 USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1)
 USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1)
Built-In USB Hub
 Built-in USB hub
 Built-in USB hub
 Built-in USB hub
AC Power in Port
Unknown - Click to provide data
 AC power in port
 AC power in port

Multimedia

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

Design

Coloured Feet
 Silver
 Silver
 Silver
Case Colour
 Silver
 Silver
 Silver

Thin Client

Thin Client Installed
 Thin client installed
Unknown - Click to provide data Unknown - Click to provide data

Ergonomics

Pivot Angle
Unknown - Click to provide data 0 - 90 Unknown - Click to provide data
Maximum Height Adjustment
Unknown - Click to provide data 115mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Adjustable Height
 Adjustable height
 Adjustable height
 Adjustable height
Tilt Angle
Unknown - Click to provide data -21 - 5 Unknown - Click to provide data
Tilt Adjustment
 Tilt adjustment
 Tilt adjustment
 Tilt adjustment
Swivelling Base
 Swivelling base
 Swivelling base
 Swivelling base
Cable Lock Slot
 Cable lock slot
 Cable lock slot
 Cable lock slot
VESA Mounting
 VESA mounting
 VESA mounting
 VESA mounting
Pivoting Base
 Pivoting base
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Pivoting base
Plug and Play
Unknown - Click to provide data Unknown - Click to provide data
 Plug and Play
Stand-By LED
 Stand-by LED
Unknown - Click to provide data Unknown - Click to provide data
Power LED
 Power LED
Unknown - Click to provide data Unknown - Click to provide data
On/off Switch
 On/off switch
 On/off switch
 On/off switch
On Screen Menu Display
Unknown - Click to provide data Unknown - Click to provide data
 On screen menu display

Power

Input Current
1.5A 1.5A Unknown - Click to provide data
Current Rating
1.5A Unknown - Click to provide data 1.6A
Power Consumption When in PowerSave Mode
Unknown - Click to provide data Unknown - Click to provide data 40W
Typical Power Consumption
35W
BEST
35W
BEST
45W
Standby Power Consumption
0.5W 0.5W 0.3W
BEST
Maximum Power Consumption
87W 87W Unknown - Click to provide data
Input Voltage
 100 - 240
BEST
 100 - 240
 100 - 240
AC Input Frequency
 50
 60
 50/60
 50
 60
 50/60
 50
 60
 50/60
AC Input Voltage
 24
 100
 100-240
 240
 24
 100
 100-240
 240
 24
 100
 100-240
 240

Operational Conditions

Operating Altitude
0 - 5000 Unknown - Click to provide data -15.2 - 5000
Non-Operating Altitude
0 - 12192 Unknown - Click to provide data -15.2 - 12192
Relative Humidity Storage Range
5 - 90 5 - 90 5 - 90
Relative Humidity Operating Range
10 - 80 10 - 80 10 - 80
Storage Temperature Range
-20 - 60 -20 - 60 -20 - 60
Operating Temperature Range
0 - 40 0 - 40 0 - 35

Certificates

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

Weight & Dimensions

Package Weight
9.8kg 9.8kg 9.5kg
BEST
Weight With Stand
Unknown - Click to provide data 6.8kg Unknown - Click to provide data
Height With Stand
338.7mm
BEST
512.5mm 510.3mm
Depth With Stand
46.4mm
BEST
205mm 200.3mm
Width With Stand
569mm
BEST
569mm
BEST
611.4mm
Weight
4.4kg
BEST
4.4kg
BEST
4.5kg
Height
398mm 338.7mm
BEST
362.5mm
Depth
205mm 46.4mm
BEST
51.4mm
Width
569mm
BEST
569mm
BEST
611.4mm

Packaging Content

Quick Start Guide
 Quick start guide
 Quick start guide
Unknown - Click to provide data
Cable Included
 USB
 AC
 DisplayPort
 USB
 AC
 DisplayPort
 USB
 AC
 DisplayPort
Manual Included
 Manual included
Unknown - Click to provide data Unknown - Click to provide data
Stand Included
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Stand included
 Stand included
AC Adapter Included
 AC adapter included
Unknown - Click to provide data Unknown - Click to provide data
User Guide On CD-ROM
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 User guide on CD-ROM

Technical Details

Active Display Area (W X H)
Unknown - Click to provide data 311.04 x 552.96 Unknown - Click to provide data
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