Benq GW2265HM vs Benq GW2270

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Benq GW2265HM
Benq GW2270

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In stock (112 available)

Reasons For

2 Reasons For
Slightly bigger viewable height Edit
The Benq GW2265HM has a viewable height of 268.11mm, but the Benq GW2270 is only a 268mm viewable height PC monitor (0.11000000000001mm smaller).
0.2W lower power consumption when in PowerSave mode Edit
The Benq GW2265HM has a power consumption when in PowerSave mode of 0.3W, however the Benq GW2270 is a 0.5W power consumption when in PowerSave mode PC monitor (0.2W higher).
5 Reasons For
1% bigger viewable width Edit
The Benq GW2270 is a 477mm viewable width PC monitor. That's 0.36000000000001mm bigger than the Benq GW2265HM (477mm).
1ms faster response time Edit
The Benq GW2270 has a response time of 5ms, whereas the Benq GW2265HM is a 6ms response time PC monitor (1ms 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.

A bit lighter Edit
The Benq GW2270 has a weight of 3.4kg, but the Benq GW2265HM is a 3.5kg weight PC monitor (100g heavier).
32 shops are selling it
The more shops stock the product, the greater competition amongst shops to keep prices low.
£11.38 cheaper to run
Over five years the Benq GW2270 is £11.38 cheaper to run than the Benq GW2265HM. Read more

Reasons Against

6 Reasons Against
Smaller viewable width Edit
The Benq GW2265HM is a 476.64mm viewable width PC monitor. That's 0.36000000000001mm smaller than the Benq GW2270 (477mm).
1ms slower response time Edit
The Benq GW2265HM has a response time of 6ms, whereas the Benq GW2270 is a 5ms response time PC monitor (1ms 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.

100g heavier Edit
The Benq GW2265HM has a weight of 3.5kg, but the Benq GW2270 is a 3.4kg weight PC monitor (100g lighter).
Not as many stockists
The Benq GW2265HM is only stocked by 2 shops, however the Benq GW2270 is stocked by 34 retailers. 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.
Older by two months
The Benq GW2265HM is two months older than the Benq GW2270.
£11.38 more expensive to run over five years
The Benq GW2265HM costs £48.07 to run which is £11.38 more to run than the Benq GW2270 over five years. Show assumptions.
2 Reasons Against
0.11000000000001mm smaller viewable height Edit
The Benq GW2270 has a viewable height of 268mm, but the Benq GW2265HM is a 268.11mm viewable height PC monitor (0.11000000000001mm bigger).
A lot higher power consumption when in PowerSave mode Edit
The Benq GW2270 has a power consumption when in PowerSave mode of 0.5W, however the Benq GW2265HM is a 0.3W power consumption when in PowerSave mode PC monitor (0.2W lower).

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Date Released

18 months Ago 16 months Ago

Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on £ 48.07
Electricity cost - standby £ -
Total running cost £ 48.07
Electricity cost - switched on £ 33.65
Electricity cost - standby £ 3.04
Total running cost £ 36.69
Purchase price £ 75.99
Total cost of ownership £ 112.68
Details

Energy Efficiency Class

No data

Environmental Impact

0.24T
Running this PC monitor over 5 years will generate 0.24 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
6
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.
0.18T
Running this PC monitor over 5 years will generate 0.18 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
5
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.

Display

Screen Size
21.5" 21.5"
Display Resolution
 1920 x 1080
 1920 x 1080
Dynamic Contrast Ratio
 20000000:1
 20000000:1
Display Type
 LED
 LED
Graphics Resolution
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
Video Mode
 1080p
BEST
 1080p
HD Type
 Full HD
 Full HD
HDCP
 HDCP
 HDCP
Viewable Height
268.11mm
BEST
268mm
Viewable Width
476.64mm 477mm
BEST
Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 16:9
Pixel Pitch
0.248 x 0.248 0.248 x 0.248
Display Colour Count
16.77M 16.77M
Vertical Viewing Angle
178° 178°
Horizontal Viewing Angle
178° 178°
Typical Contrast Ratio
 3000:1
 3000:1
Display Diagonal
Unknown - Click to provide data 54.6cm
Display Technology
 VA
 VA
Display Brightness
250 cd/m² 250 cd/m²
Response Time
6ms 5ms
BEST
Color Gamut
72% 72%
Native Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 16:9
Supported Number of Colours Display
 16.78 million colours
 16.78 million colours

Ports & Interfaces

Headphone Output
1 1
Audio Output Port
 Audio output port
Unknown - Click to provide data
Audio Input Port
 Audio input port
Unknown - Click to provide data
HDMI Port
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
DVI-D Port
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
VGA (D-Sub) Port
1 1
DVI Port
1 1

Multimedia

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

Design

Coloured Feet
 Black
 Black
Case Colour
 Black
 Black
Heavy Metal Free Design
 Hg (mercury)
 Hg (mercury)

Performance

Integrated Card Reader
 Integrated card reader
Unknown - Click to provide data
Windows Operating System
 Windows 7 Starter
 Windows 7 Home Basic
 Windows 7 Ultimate
 Windows 8
 Windows 7 Starter x64
 Windows 7 Home Basic x64
 Windows 7 Home Premium
 Windows 7 Home Premium x64
 Windows 7 Professional
 Windows 7 Professional x64
 Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 Windows 7 Enterprise x64
 Windows 7 Enterprise
 Windows 7 Starter
 Windows 7 Home Basic
 Windows 7 Ultimate
 Windows 8
 Windows 7 Starter x64
 Windows 7 Home Basic x64
 Windows 7 Home Premium
 Windows 7 Home Premium x64
 Windows 7 Professional
 Windows 7 Professional x64
 Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 Windows 7 Enterprise x64
 Windows 7 Enterprise

Thin Client

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

Networking

Ethernet LAN Port
 Ethernet LAN port
Unknown - Click to provide data
Bluetooth
 Bluetooth
Unknown - Click to provide data

Ergonomics

Tilt Angle
-5 - 20 -5 - 20
Tilt Adjustment
 Tilt adjustment
 Tilt adjustment
VESA Mounting
 VESA mounting
 VESA mounting
On/off Switch
Unknown - Click to provide data
 On/off switch
OSD Language
17 17
On Screen Menu Display
 On screen menu display
 On screen menu display
LED Indicator
 LED indicator
 LED indicator

Power

Energy Efficiency Class
 B
 B
BEST
Power Consumption When in PowerSave Mode
0.3W
BEST
0.5W
Power Consumption When Off
0.3W Unknown - Click to provide data
Typical Power Consumption
30W 21W
BEST
Standby Power Consumption
Unknown - Click to provide data 0.5W
Annual Energy Consumption
Unknown - Click to provide data 31kWh
AC Input Voltage
 90-264
 9
 90
 90-264
 9
 90

Certificates

Certification
 TCO
 TCO
BEST
Energy Star Certificate
 Energy Star certificate
 Energy Star certificate

Weight & Dimensions

Package Weight
Unknown - Click to provide data 4.6kg
Packaging Height
400mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Packaging Depth
110mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Packaging Width
581mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Bezel Width At Bottom
16mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Bezel Width At Top
16mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Bezel Width On Side
16mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Weight With Stand
4.5kg
BEST
4.6kg
Height With Stand
396.96mm
BEST
400mm
Depth With Stand
185.74mm 178mm
BEST
Width With Stand
510.24mm 506mm
BEST
Weight
3.5kg 3.4kg
BEST
Height
302.21mm 304mm
Depth
52.7mm 51mm
Width
510.24mm 506mm

Packaging Content

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

Technical Details

No Flickering
Unknown - Click to provide data
 No flickering
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