Benq RL2455 vs Philips 236V4L

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Benq RL2455
Philips 236V4L

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Standard delivery: £4.19
In stock (40 available)
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Standard delivery: £7.99
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Out of stock
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In stock

Reasons For

8 Reasons For
5% bigger screen size Edit
The Benq RL2455 is a 24" PC monitor. That's 1" bigger than the Philips 236V4L (23"). 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.

Bigger display diagonal Edit
The Benq RL2455 is a 60.96cm display diagonal PC monitor. That's 2.56cm bigger than the Philips 236V4L (58.4cm).
4ms faster response time Edit
The Benq RL2455 has a response time of 1ms, however the Philips 236V4L is a 5ms response time PC monitor (4ms 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 HDMI port Edit
The Benq RL2455 is a two HDMI port PC monitor, whereas the Philips 236V4L only has one HDMI port.
Cheaper by £20
The Benq RL2455 is £20.01 cheaper than the Philips 236V4L.
27 shops are selling it
A greater number of shops increases the price competition amongst retailers for the product and also increases the chances of this PC monitor remaining in stock.
Cheaper to run by £4.65
Over five years the Benq RL2455 is £4.65 cheaper to run than the Philips 236V4L. Read more
Considerably better user reviews
The average user review score of the Benq RL2455 is 92% based on 294 reviews, whereas the average rating of the Philips 236V4L is 80% (based on 3 reviews).
4 Reasons For
A lot lighter Edit
The Philips 236V4L has a weight of 2.8kg, whereas the Benq RL2455 is a 4.1kg weight PC monitor (1.3kg heavier).
29% shorter Edit
Philips 236V4L is 339mm tall. That's 96mm shorter than the Benq RL2455 (339mm).
Shallower Edit
The Philips 236V4L is a 48mm deep PC monitor, whereas the Benq RL2455 is a 189mm deep PC monitor (141mm deeper).
Narrower Edit
Philips 236V4L is 549mm wide. That's 30mm narrower than the Benq RL2455 (549mm).

Reasons Against

4 Reasons Against
A lot heavier Edit
The Benq RL2455 has a weight of 4.1kg, whereas the Philips 236V4L is a 2.8kg weight PC monitor (1.3kg lighter).
Taller Edit
Benq RL2455 is 435mm tall. That's 96mm taller than the Philips 236V4L (339mm).
Significantly deeper Edit
The Benq RL2455 is a 189mm deep PC monitor, whereas the Philips 236V4L is a 48mm deep PC monitor (141mm shallower).
Wider Edit
Benq RL2455 is 579mm wide. That's 30mm wider than the Philips 236V4L (549mm).
9 Reasons Against
5% smaller screen size Edit
The Philips 236V4L is a 23" PC monitor. That's 1" smaller than the Benq RL2455 (23"). 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.

Smaller display diagonal Edit
The Philips 236V4L is a 58.4cm display diagonal PC monitor. That's 2.56cm smaller than the Benq RL2455 (58.4cm).
Vastly slower response time Edit
The Philips 236V4L has a response time of 5ms, however the Benq RL2455 is a 1ms response time PC monitor (4ms 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 HDMI port Edit
The Philips 236V4L is a one HDMI port PC monitor, whereas the Benq RL2455 only has two HDMI ports.
More expensive by £20
The Philips 236V4L is £20.01 more expensive than the Benq RL2455.
Fewer sellers
The Philips 236V4L is only stocked by 1 retailer, but the Benq RL2455 is stocked by 28 sellers. Read more
The fewer the number of shops that stock the product, the lower the competition amongst shops to keep prices low.
Older by eleven months
The Philips 236V4L is eleven months older than the Benq RL2455.
Higher running costs over five years by £4.65
The running costs of the Philips 236V4L are £50.95 which is £4.65 more than the Benq RL2455 over five years. Show assumptions.
User review Rating is considerably Worse
The average user rating of the Philips 236V4L is 80%, whereas the average user rating of the Benq RL2455 is 92% (based on 294 reviews).

Awards

1 Award
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Average Expert Rating

No reviews found

Average User Rating

Date Released

40 months Ago 51 months Ago

Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on £ 43.26
Electricity cost - standby £ 3.04
Total running cost £ 46.30
Purchase price £ 129.99
Total cost of ownership £ 176.29
Details
Electricity cost - switched on £ 47.91
Electricity cost - standby £ 3.04
Total running cost £ 50.95
Purchase price £ 150.00
Total cost of ownership £ 200.95
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Energy Efficiency Class

No data No data

Environmental Impact

0.23T
Running this PC monitor over 5 years will generate 0.23 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
6
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.
0.25T
Running this PC monitor over 5 years will generate 0.25 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
6
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.

Display

Screen Size
24"
BEST
23"
Display Resolution
 1920 x 1080
 1920 x 1080
Dynamic Contrast Ratio
 12000000:1
BEST
 12000000:1
Display Type
 LED
 LED
3D Compatible
 3D compatible
 3D compatible
Graphics Resolution
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
Backlight Type
 W-LED
 W-LED
BEST
Video Mode
 1080p
 1080p
HD Type
 Full HD
 Full HD
Full HD
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Full HD
HDCP
 HDCP
 HDCP
SRGB Display Feature
Unknown - Click to provide data
 SRGB display feature
Sync-On-Green (SOG)
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Sync-on-green (SOG)
Separate H/V Sync
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Separate H/V sync
Digital Vertical Frequency
Unknown - Click to provide data 56 - 75
Digital Horizontal Frequency
Unknown - Click to provide data 30 - 83
Viewable Height
Unknown - Click to provide data 286.42mm
Viewable Width
Unknown - Click to provide data 509.18mm
Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 16:9
Vertical Scan Range
Unknown - Click to provide data 56 - 75
Horizontal Scan Range
Unknown - Click to provide data 30 - 83
Pixel Pitch
0.276 x 0.276 0.265 x 0.265
Display Colour Count
16.77M 16.77M
Vertical Viewing Angle
160° 160°
Horizontal Viewing Angle
170° 170°
Typical Contrast Ratio
 1000:1
 1000:1
Display Diagonal
60.96cm
BEST
58.4cm
Display Technology
 TN+Film
 TN+Film
Display Brightness
250 cd/m² 250 cd/m²
Response Time
1ms
BEST
5ms
DDC/CI
Unknown - Click to provide data
 DDC/CI
Color Gamut
72% Unknown - Click to provide data
Screen Shape
 Flat
 Flat
Native Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 16:9
Supported Number of Colours Display
 16.78 million colours
 16.78 million colours

Ports & Interfaces

PC Audio in
Unknown - Click to provide data
 PC audio in
Headphone Output
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Audio Input Port
 Audio input port
Unknown - Click to provide data
HDMI Port
2
BEST
1
DVI-D Port
1 1
VGA (D-Sub) Port
1 1
DVI Port
1 1
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
 Built-in camera
 Built-in camera
RMS Rated Audio Power
4W 4W
Loudspeaker
2 2
Integrated TV Tuner
 Integrated TV tuner
 Integrated TV tuner
Built-In Subwoofer
 Built-in subwoofer
 Built-in subwoofer

Design

Recyclable Material Percentage
Unknown - Click to provide data 100%
Coloured Feet
 Black
 Black
Case Colour
 Black
 Black
Heavy Metal Free Design
 Hg (mercury)
 Pb (lead)
 Hg (mercury)
 Pb (lead)

Performance

Integrated Card Reader
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Integrated card reader
Mac Operating System
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Mac operating system
Windows Operating System
 Windows 7 Starter
 Windows 7 Home Basic
 Windows 7 Ultimate
 Windows 8
 Windows 8 Pro
 Windows 8 Enterprise
 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 8 Enterprise x64
 Windows 7 Starter
 Windows 7 Home Basic
 Windows 7 Ultimate
 Windows 8
 Windows 8 Pro
 Windows 8 Enterprise
 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 8 Enterprise x64
Mean Time Between Failures
Unknown - Click to provide data 30,000h

Thin Client

Thin Client Installed
 Thin client installed
 Thin client installed

Networking

Ethernet LAN Port
 Ethernet LAN port
 Ethernet LAN port
WiFi
 WiFi
 WiFi
Bluetooth
 Bluetooth
 Bluetooth

Ergonomics

Picture-in-Picture Mode
 Picture-in-Picture mode
 Picture-in-Picture mode
Adjustable Height
 Adjustable height
 Adjustable height
Tilt Angle
-5 - 15 -5 - 20
Tilt Adjustment
 Tilt adjustment
 Tilt adjustment
Swivelling Base
 Swivelling base
Unknown - Click to provide data
Wall Mountable
 Wall mountable
 Wall mountable
VESA Mounting
 VESA mounting
 VESA mounting
Pivoting Base
 Pivoting base
Unknown - Click to provide data
Plug and Play
 Plug and Play
 Plug and Play
Stand-By LED
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Stand-by LED
Power LED
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Power LED
On/off Switch
 On/off switch
 On/off switch
On Screen Display Language
 CHI (SIMPL)
 RUS
 ENG
 FRE
 DEU
 ITA
 POR
 ESP
 TUR
 CHI (SIMPL)
 RUS
 ENG
 FRE
 DEU
 ITA
 POR
 ESP
 TUR
BEST
OSD Language
17
BEST
9
On Screen Menu Display
 On screen menu display
 On screen menu display

Power

Power Consumption When in PowerSave Mode
0.5W Unknown - Click to provide data
Power Consumption When Off
0.5W 0.5W
Typical Power Consumption
27W
BEST
29.9W
Standby Power Consumption
0.5W 0.5W
Average Power Consumption
Unknown - Click to provide data 24.82W
Maximum Power Consumption
Unknown - Click to provide data 24.82W
Input Voltage
 96 - 264
 96 - 264
AC Input Frequency
 50
 60
 50/60
 50
 60
 50/60
AC Input Voltage
 90-264
 9
 90
 24
 100
 100-240
 240
 90-264
 9
 90
 24
 100
 100-240
 240

Operational Conditions

Relative Humidity Range
Unknown - Click to provide data 20 - 80
Relative Humidity Operating Range
Unknown - Click to provide data 20 - 80
Storage Temperature Range
Unknown - Click to provide data -20 - 60
Operating Temperature Range
Unknown - Click to provide data 0 - 40

Certificates

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

Weight & Dimensions

Package Weight
5.7kg 4.4kg
BEST
Packaging Height
420mm 420mm
Packaging Depth
134mm 131mm
BEST
Packaging Width
650mm 597mm
BEST
Weight With Stand
4.1kg 3.1kg
BEST
Height With Stand
435mm 417mm
BEST
Depth With Stand
189mm
BEST
219mm
Width With Stand
579mm 549mm
BEST
Weight
4.1kg 2.8kg
BEST
Height
435mm 339mm
BEST
Depth
189mm 48mm
BEST
Width
579mm 549mm
BEST

Packaging Content

Manual Included
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Manual included

Other Features

Power Consumption When Active
Unknown - Click to provide data 29.9W
Volume Control
 Digital
 Digital
Power Requirement
Unknown - Click to provide data Built-in\\n100-240 VAC, 50-60 Hz
Monitor Sync Input Signal
Unknown - Click to provide data Separate Sync\\nSync on Green
Viewing Angle
Unknown - Click to provide data 170°
Screen Saving Functions
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Screen saving functions
Product Included
Unknown - Click to provide data 1pc(s)
Placement
 Horizontal
 Horizontal
Quantity
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Package Dimensions
Unknown - Click to provide data 597 x 420 x 131
Dimensions With Stand
Unknown - Click to provide data 549 x 417 x 219
Dimensions
Unknown - Click to provide data 549 x 48 x 339
Package Weight
Unknown - Click to provide data 4.43kg
Recyclable Packaging Material
Unknown - Click to provide data 100
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