AOC E2250 vs Samsung S24D30

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AOC E2250
Samsung S24D30

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Reasons For

4 Reasons For
3D compatible Edit
The AOC E2250 is 3D compatible, however the Samsung S24D30 is not. Read more

Monitors that are 3D compatible are able to display 3D images. Some monitors will require you to wear special glasses to appreciate the 3D affect.

A 3D monitor allows you to view 3D content on the monitor such as 3D films, 3D games or 3D applications.

VESA mounting Edit
The AOC E2250 supports VESA mounting, however the Samsung S24D30 does not.
12% narrower Edit
The AOC E2250 has a width of 508.7mm. That's 60.3mm narrower than the Samsung S24D30 (569mm).
Cheaper by £22
The AOC E2250 costs £78.48, whereas the Samsung S24D30 is £100.79.
7 Reasons For
Bigger screen size Edit
The Samsung S24D30 is a 24" PC monitor. That's 2" bigger than the AOC E2250 (24"). 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.

16.77M more display colour count Edit
The Samsung S24D30 is a 16.77M display colours PC monitor, whereas the AOC E2250 is only a unknownM display colours PC monitor (16.77M less).
Two times faster response time Edit
The Samsung S24D30 has a response time of 2ms, but the AOC E2250 is a 5ms response time PC monitor (3ms 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.

Fourty-nine times lower power consumption when off Edit
The Samsung S24D30 is a 0.01W power consumption when off PC monitor. That's 0.49W lower than the AOC E2250 (0.01W).
11 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.
4% cheaper to run
Over five years the Samsung S24D30 only costs £30.67 to run but the AOC E2250 costs £31.88 to run (4% more). Read more
Much better user reviews
Based on 181 reviews, the average user review score of the Samsung S24D30 is 78%, however the average rating of the AOC E2250 is 65% (based on 4 reviews).

Reasons Against

7 Reasons Against
10% smaller screen size Edit
The AOC E2250 is a 22" PC monitor. That's 2" smaller than the Samsung S24D30 (24"). 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.

Significantly slower response time Edit
The AOC E2250 has a response time of 5ms, whereas the Samsung S24D30 is a 2ms response time PC monitor (3ms 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.

98% higher power consumption when off Edit
The AOC E2250 is a 0.5W power consumption when off PC monitor. That's 0.49W higher than the Samsung S24D30 (0.01W).
Not as many stockists
The AOC E2250 is only stocked by 16 shops, however the Samsung S24D30 is stocked by 27 retailers. Read more
Fewer numbers of shops reduces the chances of the product remaining in stock and also reduces the price competition amongst retailers for this PC monitor.
Older by one month
The AOC E2250 is one month older than the Samsung S24D30.
Higher running costs over five years by £1.21
The AOC E2250 costs £31.88 to run which is £1.21 more to run than the Samsung S24D30 over five years. Show assumptions.
User review Rating is considerably Worse
The AOC E2250 only has an average user score of 65%, but the Samsung S24D30 has an average user rating of 78% (based on 181 reviews).
4 Reasons Against
Not 3D compatible Edit
The Samsung S24D30 is not 3D compatible, however the AOC E2250 is 3D compatible. Read more

Monitors that are 3D compatible are able to display 3D images. Some monitors will require you to wear special glasses to appreciate the 3D affect.

A 3D monitor allows you to view 3D content on the monitor such as 3D films, 3D games or 3D applications.

Does not support VESA mounting Edit
The Samsung S24D30 does not support VESA mounting, however the AOC E2250 supports VESA mounting.
60.3mm wider Edit
The Samsung S24D30 is a 569mm wide PC monitor. That's 60.3mm wider than the AOC E2250 (569mm).
More expensive by £22
The Samsung S24D30 is £22.31 more expensive than the AOC E2250.

Average Expert Rating

No reviews found

Average User Rating

Date Released

35 months Ago 34 months Ago

Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on £ 28.84
Electricity cost - standby £ 3.04
Total running cost £ 31.88
Purchase price £ 78.48
Total cost of ownership £ 110.36
Details
Electricity cost - switched on £ 28.84
Electricity cost - standby £ 1.83
Total running cost £ 30.67
Purchase price £ 100.79
Total cost of ownership £ 131.46
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Energy Efficiency Class

No data No data

Environmental Impact

0.16T
Running this PC monitor over 5 years will generate 0.16 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
4
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.
0.15T
Running this PC monitor over 5 years will generate 0.15 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
4
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.

Display

Screen Size
22" 24"
BEST
Display Resolution
 1680 x 1050
 1920 x 1080
 1680 x 1050
 1920 x 1080
BEST
Dynamic Contrast Ratio
 20000000:1
BEST
 20000000:1
Display Type
 LED
 LED
3D Compatible
 3D compatible
BEST
 3D compatible
Graphics Resolution
 1680 x 1050 (WSXGA+)
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
 1680 x 1050 (WSXGA+)
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
BEST
Backlight Type
 W-LED
BEST
 W-LED
Display Surface
 Gloss
 Gloss
Video Mode
 1080p
 1080p
BEST
HD Type
 Full HD
 Full HD
BEST
HDCP
 HDCP
Unknown - Click to provide data
Digital Vertical Frequency
50 - 76 Unknown - Click to provide data
Digital Horizontal Frequency
30 - 83 Unknown - Click to provide data
Viewable Height
268.11mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Viewable Width
476.64mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Aspect Ratio
 16:10
 16:10
Pixel Pitch
0.282 x 0.282 Unknown - Click to provide data
Display Colour Count
Unknown - Click to provide data 16.77M
Vertical Viewing Angle
160° 160°
Horizontal Viewing Angle
170° 170°
Typical Contrast Ratio
 1000:1
 1000:1
Display Diagonal
55.9cm Unknown - Click to provide data
Display Technology
 TN
 TN
Display Brightness
250 cd/m² 250 cd/m²
Response Time
5ms 2ms
BEST
Native Aspect Ratio
 16:10
 16:9
BEST
 16:10
 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

Audio Input Port
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Audio input port
HDMI Port
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
DVI-D Port
11 Unknown - Click to provide data
VGA (D-Sub) Port
1 1
DVI Port
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
AC Power in Port
 AC power in port
 AC power in port

Multimedia

Built-In Speaker
 Built-in speaker
 Built-in speaker
Built-In Camera
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Built-in camera
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 8
 Windows 8.1
 Windows 8.1 x64
 Windows 8.1 Pro
 Windows 8.1 Pro x64
 Windows 8.1 Enterprise
 Windows 8.1 Enterprise x64
 Windows 8
 Windows 8.1
 Windows 8.1 x64
 Windows 8.1 Pro
 Windows 8.1 Pro x64
 Windows 8.1 Enterprise
 Windows 8.1 Enterprise x64

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 Angle
-4 - 17 -1 - 20
Tilt Adjustment
 Tilt adjustment
 Tilt adjustment
Swivelling Base
 Swivelling base
 Swivelling base
Cable Lock Slot
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Cable lock slot
VESA Mounting
 VESA mounting
BEST
 VESA mounting
Pivoting Base
 Pivoting base
 Pivoting base
Plug and Play
 Plug and Play
 Plug and Play
Stand-By LED
 Stand-by LED
 Stand-by LED
Power LED
 Power LED
 Power LED
On/off Switch
 On/off switch
 On/off switch
On Screen Menu Display
 On screen menu display
Unknown - Click to provide data
LED Indicator
 LED indicator
 LED indicator

Power

Energy Efficiency Class
 A+
 A+
Power Consumption When Off
0.5W 0.01W
BEST
Typical Power Consumption
18W 18W
Standby Power Consumption
0.5W 0.3W
BEST
Annual Energy Consumption
Unknown - Click to provide data 34kWh
Input Voltage
 100 - 240
 100 - 240
BEST
AC Input Frequency
 50
 60
 50/60
 50
 60
 50/60
AC Input Voltage
 24
 100
 100-240
 240
 24
 100
 100-240
 240
Power Consumption (DPMS)
Unknown - Click to provide data 0.3

Certificates

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

Weight & Dimensions

Package Weight
4.6kg 4.4kg
BEST
Packaging Height
420mm 408mm
BEST
Packaging Depth
109mm
BEST
111mm
Packaging Width
562mm
BEST
635mm
Weight With Stand
3.8kg 3.2kg
BEST
Height With Stand
408.5mm
BEST
417.2mm
Depth With Stand
190mm
BEST
197mm
Width With Stand
508.7mm
BEST
569mm
Weight
Unknown - Click to provide data 2.8kg
Height
Unknown - Click to provide data 342.1mm
Depth
Unknown - Click to provide data 53.9mm
Width
508.7mm
BEST
569mm

Packaging Content

Quick Start Guide
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Quick start guide
Cable Included
 VGA
 DVI
 AC
 VGA
 DVI
 AC
Manual Included
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Manual included
User Guide On CD-ROM
 User guide on CD-ROM
 User guide on CD-ROM

Technical Details

Game Mode
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Game mode
ECO Mode
Unknown - Click to provide data
 ECO mode
Sleep Timer
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
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