AOC E970 vs Benq GL2250

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AOC E970
Benq GL2250

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Reasons For

8 Reasons For
Vastly bigger viewable height Edit
The AOC E970 has a viewable height of 230mm, however the Benq GL2250 is only a unknownmm viewable height PC monitor (230mm smaller).
410mm bigger viewable width Edit
The AOC E970 is a 410mm viewable width PC monitor. That's 410mm bigger than the Benq GL2250 (unknownmm).
16.77M more display colour count Edit
The AOC E970 is a 16.77M display colours PC monitor, whereas the Benq GL2250 is only a unknownM display colours PC monitor (16.77M less).
Vastly bigger display diagonal Edit
The AOC E970 is a 47cm display diagonal PC monitor. That's 47cm bigger than the Benq GL2250 (unknowncm).
1.6kg lighter Edit
The AOC E970 has a weight of 2.2kg, however the Benq GL2250 is a 3.7kg weight PC monitor (1.6kg heavier).
63.2mm shorter Edit
The AOC E970 is a 336.8mm tall PC monitor. That's 63.2mm shorter than the Benq GL2250 (400mm).
12% shallower Edit
The AOC E970 has a depth of 156mm, however the Benq GL2250 is a 174mm deep PC monitor (18mm deeper).
87.6mm narrower Edit
The AOC E970 is a 437.4mm wide PC monitor. That's 87.6mm narrower than the Benq GL2250 (525mm).
7 Reasons For
Bigger screen size Edit
The Benq GL2250 is a 21.5" PC monitor. That's 3" bigger than the AOC E970 (21.5"). 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.

HDCP Edit
The Benq GL2250 has an HDCP, but the AOC E970 does not have an HDCP.
Hugely wider vertical viewing angle Edit
The Benq GL2250 has a vertical viewing angle of 160°, but the AOC E970 is only a 50° vertical viewing angle PC monitor (110° narrower).
Wider horizontal viewing angle Edit
The Benq GL2250 is a 170° horizontal viewing angle PC monitor. That's 80° wider than the AOC E970 (170°).
Brighter display brightness Edit
The Benq GL2250 is a 250 cd/m² display brightness PC monitor. That's 50 cd/m² brighter than the AOC E970 (250 cd/m²).
Built-in speaker Edit
The Benq GL2250 has a built-in speaker, but the AOC E970 does not. 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.

Much better user reviews
Based on 444 reviews, the average user review score of the Benq GL2250 is 92%, but the average rating of the AOC E970 is 80% (based on 6 reviews).

Reasons Against

8 Reasons Against
17% smaller screen size Edit
The AOC E970 is an 18.5" PC monitor. That's 3" smaller than the Benq GL2250 (21.5"). 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.

Does not have an HDCP Edit
The AOC E970 does not have an HDCP, but the Benq GL2250 has an HDCP.
Narrower vertical viewing angle Edit
The AOC E970 has a vertical viewing angle of 50°, however the Benq GL2250 is a 160° vertical viewing angle PC monitor (110° wider).
Narrower horizontal viewing angle Edit
The AOC E970 is a 90° horizontal viewing angle PC monitor. That's 80° narrower than the Benq GL2250 (170°).
25% dimmer display brightness Edit
The AOC E970 is a 200 cd/m² display brightness PC monitor. That's 50 cd/m² dimmer than the Benq GL2250 (250 cd/m²).
Does not have a built-in speaker Edit
The AOC E970 does not have a built-in speaker, but the Benq GL2250 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.

Older by one year
The AOC E970 is one year older than the Benq GL2250.
User review Rating is much Worse
The AOC E970's average user score is 80%, however the Benq GL2250's is 92% (based on 444 reviews).
5 Reasons Against
1.6kg heavier Edit
The Benq GL2250 has a weight of 3.7kg, but the AOC E970 is a 2.2kg weight PC monitor (1.6kg lighter).
16% taller Edit
The Benq GL2250 has a height of 400mm. That's 63.2mm taller than the AOC E970 (400mm).
Deeper Edit
Benq GL2250 is 174mm deep, but the AOC E970 is a 156mm deep PC monitor (18mm shallower).
17% wider Edit
The Benq GL2250 has a width of 525mm. That's 87.6mm wider than the AOC E970 (525mm).
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Average Expert Rating

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Average User Rating

Date Released

44 months Ago 33 months Ago

Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on £ 24.04
Electricity cost - standby £ 3.04
Total running cost £ 27.08
Purchase price £ 43.00
Total cost of ownership £ 70.08
Details
Electricity cost - switched on £ -
Electricity cost - standby £ -
Total running cost £ -

Energy Efficiency Class

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Environmental Impact

0.13T
Running this PC monitor over 5 years will generate 0.13 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
3
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.
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Display

Screen Size
18.5" 21.5"
BEST
Display Resolution
 1366 x 768
 1920 x 1080
 1366 x 768
 1920 x 1080
BEST
Dynamic Contrast Ratio
 20000000:1
BEST
 20000000:1
Display Type
 LED
 LED
3D Compatible
 3D compatible
Unknown - Click to provide data
Graphics Resolution
 1366 x 768
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
 1366 x 768
 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
 HDCP
BEST
Viewable Height
230mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Viewable Width
410mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 16:9
Vertical Scan Range
50 - 76 Unknown - Click to provide data
Horizontal Scan Range
30 - 60 Unknown - Click to provide data
Pixel Pitch
0.3 x 0.3 0.248 x 0.248
Display Colour Count
16.77M Unknown - Click to provide data
Vertical Viewing Angle
50° 160°
BEST
Horizontal Viewing Angle
90° 170°
BEST
Typical Contrast Ratio
 1000:1
 1000:1
BEST
Display Diagonal
47cm Unknown - Click to provide data
Display Technology
 TN
 TN
Display Brightness
200 cd/m² 250 cd/m²
BEST
Response Time
5ms 5ms
Native Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 16:9
Supported Number of Colours Display
 16.78 million colours
 16.78 million colours

Ports & Interfaces

DVI-D Port
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
VGA (D-Sub) Port
1 1
DVI Port
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
AC Power in Port
 AC power in port
Unknown - Click to provide data

Multimedia

Built-In Speaker
 Built-in speaker
 Built-in speaker
BEST
Built-In Camera
 Built-in camera
 Built-in camera
Integrated TV Tuner
 Integrated TV tuner
 Integrated TV tuner

Design

Coloured Feet
 Black
 Black
Case Colour
 Black
 Black

Performance

Windows Operating System
 Windows 7 Starter
 Windows 7 Home Basic
 Windows 7 Ultimate
 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 Starter
 Windows 7 Home Basic
 Windows 7 Ultimate
 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

Thin Client

Thin Client Installed
 Thin client installed
 Thin client installed

Ergonomics

Adjustable Height
 Adjustable height
Unknown - Click to provide data
Tilt Angle
-5 - 15 -5 - 15
Tilt Adjustment
 Tilt adjustment
 Tilt adjustment
Swivelling Base
 Swivelling base
Unknown - Click to provide data
Wall Mountable
 Wall mountable
Unknown - Click to provide data
VESA Mounting
 VESA mounting
 VESA mounting
Pivoting Base
 Pivoting base
Unknown - Click to provide data
Stand-By LED
 Stand-by LED
Unknown - Click to provide data
Power LED
 Power LED
Unknown - Click to provide data
OSD Language
Unknown - Click to provide data 17
On Screen Menu Display
Unknown - Click to provide data
 On screen menu display

Power

Power Consumption When in PowerSave Mode
Unknown - Click to provide data 0.3W
Power Consumption When Off
0.3W Unknown - Click to provide data
Typical Power Consumption
15W Unknown - Click to provide data
Standby Power Consumption
0.5W Unknown - Click to provide data
Maximum Power Consumption
Unknown - Click to provide data 24W
Input Voltage
 90 - 240
BEST
 90 - 240
AC Input Frequency
 50
 60
 50/60
 50
 60
 50/60
AC Input Voltage
 24
 240
 90-240
 9
 90
 90-264
 24
 240
 90-240
 9
 90
 90-264

Certificates

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

Weight & Dimensions

Package Weight
2.8kg Unknown - Click to provide data
Weight
2.2kg
BEST
3.7kg
Height
336.8mm
BEST
400mm
Depth
156mm
BEST
174mm
Width
437.4mm
BEST
525mm

Packaging Content

Cable Included
 VGA
 AC
BEST
 VGA
 AC
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