DELL U2414H vs Viewsonic VA2465

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DELL U2414H
Viewsonic VA2465

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Standard delivery: £4.19
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Reasons For

5 Reasons For
Two HDMI ports Edit
The DELL U2414H is a two HDMI port PC monitor, whereas the Viewsonic VA2465 only has one HDMI port.
Available from 19 shops
A greater number of retailers increases the price competition amongst retailers for this PC monitor and also increases the chances of the product remaining in stock.
Cheaper to run by £6.57
The DELL U2414H is £6.57 cheaper to run than the Viewsonic VA2465 over five years. Read more
More popular
The DELL U2414H is a more popular choice amongst buyers. It ranks No. 976 by sales volume in our PC monitors, whereas the Viewsonic VA2465 ranks No. 23381.
User reviews are appreciably better
Based on 219 reviews, the DELL U2414H has an average user review score of 89%, whereas the Viewsonic VA2465 has an average rating of 79% (based on 19 reviews).
7 Reasons For
0.2" bigger screen size Edit
The Viewsonic VA2465 has a screen size of 24", but the DELL U2414H is only a 23.8" PC monitor (0.2" 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.

A bit bigger display diagonal Edit
The Viewsonic VA2465 has a display diagonal of 60.96cm, but the DELL U2414H is only a 60.47cm display diagonal PC monitor (0.49cm smaller).
1.5ms faster response time Edit
The Viewsonic VA2465 is a 6.5ms response time PC monitor. That's 1.5ms faster than the DELL U2414H (6.5ms). 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.

Built-in speaker Edit
The Viewsonic VA2465 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.

Hugely lower maximum power consumption Edit
The Viewsonic VA2465 has a maximum power consumption of 30W, but the DELL U2414H is a 74W maximum power consumption PC monitor (44W higher).
1% lighter Edit
The Viewsonic VA2465 is a 3.6kg weight PC monitor. That's 10g lighter than the DELL U2414H (3.6kg).
£47 cheaper
The Viewsonic VA2465 costs £112.00, whereas the DELL U2414H is £159.00.

Reasons Against

7 Reasons Against
Moderately smaller screen size Edit
The DELL U2414H has a screen size of 23.8", whereas the Viewsonic VA2465 is a 24" PC monitor (0.2" 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.

0.49cm smaller display diagonal Edit
The DELL U2414H has a display diagonal of 60.47cm, whereas the Viewsonic VA2465 is a 60.96cm display diagonal PC monitor (0.49cm bigger).
19% slower response time Edit
The DELL U2414H is an 8ms response time PC monitor. That's 1.5ms slower than the Viewsonic VA2465 (6.5ms). 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.

Does not have a built-in speaker Edit
The DELL U2414H does not have a built-in speaker, however the Viewsonic VA2465 does. 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.

44W higher maximum power consumption Edit
The DELL U2414H has a maximum power consumption of 74W, whereas the Viewsonic VA2465 is a 30W maximum power consumption PC monitor (44W lower).
Heavier Edit
The DELL U2414H is a 3.6kg weight PC monitor. That's 10g heavier than the Viewsonic VA2465 (3.6kg).
£47 more expensive
The DELL U2414H is more expensive than the Viewsonic VA2465 by £47.
6 Reasons Against
Only one HDMI port Edit
The number of HDMI ports on the Viewsonic VA2465 is one, but the DELL U2414H only has two HDMI ports.
Not as many stockists
Only 13 retailers sells the Viewsonic VA2465, however 32 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.
One month older
The Viewsonic VA2465 is older than the DELL U2414H by one month.
More expensive to run over five years by 23%
Over five years the running costs of the Viewsonic VA2465 are £35.25 which is £6.57 more than the DELL U2414H. Show assumptions.
Worse selling
The Viewsonic VA2465 ranks No. 23381 by sales volume, but the DELL U2414H ranks No. 976.
A lot Lower user review Score
The Viewsonic VA2465 only has an average user rating of 79%, but the DELL U2414H has an average user rating of 89% (based on 219 reviews).

Awards

3 Awards
alphr.com: Recommended
pcauthority.com.au: Hot Award
ua.gecid.com: High Functionality
No awards found

Average Expert Rating

No reviews found

Average User Rating

Date Released

23 months Ago 24 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 £ 159.00
Total cost of ownership £ 187.68
Details
Electricity cost - switched on £ 35.25
Electricity cost - standby £ -
Total running cost £ 35.25
Purchase price £ 112.00
Total cost of ownership £ 147.25
Details

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.
0.17T
Running this PC monitor over 5 years will generate 0.17 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
23.8" 24"
BEST
Display Resolution
 1920 x 1080
 1920 x 1080
Dynamic Contrast Ratio
 2000000:1
BEST
 2000000:1
Display Type
 LED
 LED
3D Compatible
 3D compatible
Unknown - Click to provide data
Graphics Resolution
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
Backlight Type
 W-LED
 W-LED
BEST
Video Mode
 1080p
 1080i
 1080p
 1080i
HD Type
 Full HD
 Full HD
Mobile High-Definition Link
 Mobile High-Definition Link
Unknown - Click to provide data
SRGB Display Feature
 SRGB display feature
Unknown - Click to provide data
Sync-On-Green (SOG)
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Sync-on-green (SOG)
Composite Sync
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Composite sync
Separate H/V Sync
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Separate H/V sync
Digital Vertical Frequency
Unknown - Click to provide data 50 - 75
Digital Horizontal Frequency
Unknown - Click to provide data 24 - 82
Viewable Size Diagonal
Unknown - Click to provide data 599.4mm
Viewable Height
Unknown - Click to provide data 292.1mm
Viewable Width
Unknown - Click to provide data 520.7mm
Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 16:9
Pixel Pitch
0.274 x 0.274 Unknown - Click to provide data
Vertical Viewing Angle
178° 178°
Horizontal Viewing Angle
178° 178°
Typical Contrast Ratio
 3000:1
 3000:1
BEST
Display Diagonal
60.47cm 60.96cm
BEST
Display Technology
 IPS
 IPS
Display Brightness
250 cd/m² 250 cd/m²
Response Time
8ms 6.5ms
BEST
Color Gamut
85% Unknown - Click to provide data
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
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Headphone out port
Headphone Output
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Audio Output Port
 Audio output port
Unknown - Click to provide data
DisplayPort
2 Unknown - Click to provide data
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 Unknown - Click to provide data
USB Hub Version
 USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1)
 USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1)
AC Power in Port
Unknown - Click to provide data
 AC power in port

Multimedia

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

Design

Case Colour
 Silver
 Silver

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
Unknown - Click to provide data 5 - 20
Tilt Adjustment
 Tilt adjustment
 Tilt adjustment
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
On/off Switch
 On/off switch
 On/off switch
On Screen Menu Display
Unknown - Click to provide data
 On screen menu display

Power

Typical Power Consumption
16W
BEST
22W
Standby Power Consumption
0.5W Unknown - Click to provide data
Average Power Consumption
Unknown - Click to provide data 17W
Maximum Power Consumption
74W 30W
BEST
AC Input Frequency
 50
 60
 50/60
 50
 60
 50/60
AC Input Voltage
 24
 100
 100-240
 240
 230
 100-230
 24
 100
 100-240
 240
 230
 100-230

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 20 - 90
Storage Temperature Range
-20 - 60 Unknown - Click to provide data
Operating Temperature Range
0 - 40 0 - 40

Certificates

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

Weight & Dimensions

Package Weight
8kg 5.3kg
BEST
Packaging Height
Unknown - Click to provide data 417mm
Packaging Depth
Unknown - Click to provide data 132mm
Packaging Width
Unknown - Click to provide data 624mm
Weight With Stand
Unknown - Click to provide data 4.1kg
Height With Stand
355.8mm
BEST
407.2mm
Depth With Stand
185mm
BEST
193.1mm
Width With Stand
539.1mm
BEST
563.9mm
Weight
3.6kg 3.6kg
BEST
Height
321.1mm 347.1mm
Depth
45.6mm 46mm
Width
539.1mm 563.9mm

Packaging Content

Quick Start Guide
 Quick start guide
 Quick start guide
Cable Included
 USB
 AC
 DisplayPort
 VGA
 USB
 AC
 DisplayPort
 VGA
Manual Included
 Manual included
Unknown - Click to provide data
AC Adapter Included
Unknown - Click to provide data
 AC adapter included
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