NEC EA275WMi vs Viewsonic VA2465SM-3

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NEC EA275WMi
Viewsonic VA2465SM-3

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Reasons For

3 Reasons For
3.4" bigger screen size Edit
The NEC EA275WMi is a 27" PC monitor. That's 3.4" bigger than the Viewsonic VA2465SM-3 (23.6"). 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.

29% brighter display brightness Edit
The NEC EA275WMi is a 350 cd/m² display brightness PC monitor. That's 100 cd/m² brighter than the Viewsonic VA2465SM-3 (250 cd/m²).
Adjustable height Edit
The NEC EA275WMi has an adjustable height, however the Viewsonic VA2465SM-3 does not have an adjustable height.
9 Reasons For
1ms faster response time Edit
The Viewsonic VA2465SM-3 is a 5ms response time PC monitor. That's 1ms faster than the NEC EA275WMi (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.

A lot higher RMS rated audio power Edit
The Viewsonic VA2465SM-3 has an RMS rated audio power of 4W, however the NEC EA275WMi is only a 2W RMS rated audio power PC monitor (2W lower). Read more

RMS rated power is a true measure of the power of the audio system on a monitor. It also sometimes referred to as the Continuous Power. RMS stands for Root Mean Square and is measured in Watts (voltage x current). The RMS rated power is the highest amount of power that an amplifier can deliver continuously without failing.

A higher RMS rated power will provide audio that is louder and cleaner.

Hugely lighter Edit
The Viewsonic VA2465SM-3 is a 3.6kg weight PC monitor. That's 5.1kg lighter than the NEC EA275WMi (3.6kg).
21% shorter Edit
The Viewsonic VA2465SM-3 has a height of 347.09mm, however the NEC EA275WMi is a 417.9mm tall PC monitor (70.81mm taller).
Five times shallower Edit
Viewsonic VA2465SM-3 is 45.96mm deep. That's 184.04mm shallower than the NEC EA275WMi (45.96mm).
14% narrower Edit
The Viewsonic VA2465SM-3 has a width of 563.89mm, however the NEC EA275WMi is a 639.2mm wide PC monitor (75.31mm wider).
£490 cheaper
The Viewsonic VA2465SM-3 costs £114.97, whereas the NEC EA275WMi is £604.79.
Available from 11 shops
The more stores stock this PC monitor, the greater competition amongst stores to keep prices low.
£40.06 cheaper to run
The Viewsonic VA2465SM-3 only costs £35.25 to run over five years whereas the NEC EA275WMi costs £75.31 to run (114% more). Read more

Reasons Against

9 Reasons Against
17% slower response time Edit
The NEC EA275WMi has a response time of 6ms, however the Viewsonic VA2465SM-3 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.

Lower RMS rated audio power Edit
The NEC EA275WMi is a 2W RMS rated audio power PC monitor. That's 2W lower than the Viewsonic VA2465SM-3 (4W). Read more

RMS rated power is a true measure of the power of the audio system on a monitor. It also sometimes referred to as the Continuous Power. RMS stands for Root Mean Square and is measured in Watts (voltage x current). The RMS rated power is the highest amount of power that an amplifier can deliver continuously without failing.

A higher RMS rated power will provide audio that is louder and cleaner.

Significantly heavier Edit
The NEC EA275WMi has a weight of 8.7kg, whereas the Viewsonic VA2465SM-3 is a 3.6kg weight PC monitor (5.1kg lighter).
Taller Edit
NEC EA275WMi is 417.9mm tall. That's 70.81mm taller than the Viewsonic VA2465SM-3 (347.09mm).
Significantly deeper Edit
The NEC EA275WMi is a 230mm deep PC monitor, whereas the Viewsonic VA2465SM-3 is a 45.96mm deep PC monitor (184.04mm shallower).
Wider Edit
NEC EA275WMi is 639.2mm wide. That's 75.31mm wider than the Viewsonic VA2465SM-3 (563.89mm).
More expensive by £490
The NEC EA275WMi is £489.82 more expensive than the Viewsonic VA2465SM-3.
Fewer sellers
The NEC EA275WMi is only stocked by 10 shops, but the Viewsonic VA2465SM-3 is stocked by 21 stores. Read more
The fewer the number of shops that stock the product, the lower the competition amongst shops to keep prices low.
Higher running costs over five years by £40.06
Over five years the running costs of the NEC EA275WMi are £75.31 which is £40.06 more than the Viewsonic VA2465SM-3. Show assumptions.
4 Reasons Against
Smaller screen size Edit
The Viewsonic VA2465SM-3 has a screen size of 23.6", but the NEC EA275WMi is a 27" PC monitor (3.4" 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.

100 cd/m² dimmer display brightness Edit
The Viewsonic VA2465SM-3 has a display brightness of 250 cd/m², but the NEC EA275WMi is a 350 cd/m² display brightness PC monitor (100 cd/m² brighter).
Does not have an adjustable height Edit
The Viewsonic VA2465SM-3 does not have an adjustable height, however the NEC EA275WMi has an adjustable height.
Three months older
The Viewsonic VA2465SM-3 is older than the NEC EA275WMi by three months.

Awards

1 Award
PC Mag: Editor's Choice
No awards found

Average Expert Rating

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Average User Rating

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Date Released

13 months Ago 17 months Ago

Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on £ 75.31
Electricity cost - standby £ -
Total running cost £ 75.31
Purchase price £ 604.79
Total cost of ownership £ 680.10
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Electricity cost - switched on £ 35.25
Electricity cost - standby £ -
Total running cost £ 35.25
Purchase price £ 114.97
Total cost of ownership £ 150.22
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Energy Efficiency Class

No data

Environmental Impact

0.37T
Running this PC monitor over 5 years will generate 0.37 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
10
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
27"
BEST
23.6"
Display Resolution
 1920 x 1080
 1920 x 1080
BEST
Dynamic Contrast Ratio
 20000:1
BEST
 20000:1
Display Type
 LED
 LED
Graphics Resolution
 2560 x 1440
 1920 x 1440
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
 1600 x 1200 (UXGA)
 1280 x 1024 (SXGA)
 1152 x 864 (XGA+)
 1024 x 768 (XGA)
 832 x 624
 800 x 600 (SVGA)
 640 x 480 (VGA)
BEST
 2560 x 1440
 1920 x 1440
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
 1600 x 1200 (UXGA)
 1280 x 1024 (SXGA)
 1152 x 864 (XGA+)
 1024 x 768 (XGA)
 832 x 624
 800 x 600 (SVGA)
 640 x 480 (VGA)
Backlight Type
 W-LED
BEST
 W-LED
Video Mode
 1080p
 1080p
BEST
HD Type
 Wide Quad HD
BEST
 Wide Quad HD
SRGB Display Feature
 SRGB display feature
Unknown - Click to provide data
Digital Vertical Frequency
56 - 75 Unknown - Click to provide data
Digital Horizontal Frequency
31.5 - 83 Unknown - Click to provide data
Viewable Height
Unknown - Click to provide data 293.22mm
Viewable Width
Unknown - Click to provide data 521.28mm
Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 16:9
Vertical Scan Range
56 - 75 Unknown - Click to provide data
Horizontal Scan Range
31.5 - 83 Unknown - Click to provide data
Pixel Pitch
0.233 x 0.233 Unknown - Click to provide data
Display Colour Count
16.77M 16.77M
Vertical Viewing Angle
178° 178°
Horizontal Viewing Angle
178° 178°
Typical Contrast Ratio
 3000:1
 3000:1
BEST
Display Diagonal
68.5cm Unknown - Click to provide data
Display Technology
 IPS
 IPS
Display Brightness
350 cd/m²
BEST
250 cd/m²
Response Time
6ms 5ms
BEST
DDC/CI
 DDC/CI
Unknown - Click to provide data
Color Gamut
Unknown - Click to provide data 94.4%
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

Headphone Out Port
 Headphone out port
Unknown - Click to provide data
Headphone Output
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
USB Version
 3.1
 2.0/3.0
 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1)
 2.0/3.0 (3.1 Gen 1)
 2.0
 3.0
 3.1
 2.0/3.0
 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1)
 2.0/3.0 (3.1 Gen 1)
 2.0
 3.0
Audio Input Port
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Audio input port
DisplayPort
2 Unknown - Click to provide data
HDMI Port
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
DVI-I Port
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
VGA (D-Sub) Port
1 1
DVI Port
1 1
USB Type-A Downstream Port
3 Unknown - Click to provide data
USB Hub Version
 USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1)
 USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1)
Upstream Port
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Built-In USB Hub
 Built-in USB hub
Unknown - Click to provide data

Multimedia

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

Design

Coloured Feet
 Black
 Black
Case Colour
 White
 White

Performance

Integrated Card Reader
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Integrated card reader
Windows Operating System
 Windows 8
 Windows 8

Thin Client

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

Networking

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

Ergonomics

Pivot Angle
0 - 90 Unknown - Click to provide data
Maximum Height Adjustment
130mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Adjustable Height
 Adjustable height
BEST
 Adjustable height
Tilt Angle
-5 - 30 -5 - 20
Tilt Adjustment
 Tilt adjustment
 Tilt adjustment
Swivelling Base
 Swivelling base
Unknown - Click to provide data
Rotating
 Rotating
Unknown - Click to provide data
Swivel Angle Range
-170 - 170 Unknown - Click to provide data
VESA Mounting
 VESA mounting
 VESA mounting
Pivoting Base
 Pivoting base
Unknown - Click to provide data
Plug and Play
 Plug and Play
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
On/off Switch
 On/off switch
Unknown - Click to provide data
On Screen Menu Display
 On screen menu display
Unknown - Click to provide data
LED Indicator
 LED indicator
 LED indicator

Power

Energy Efficiency Class
 B
BEST
 B
Power Consumption When in PowerSave Mode
0.47W Unknown - Click to provide data
Typical Power Consumption
47W 22W
BEST
Annual Energy Consumption
60kWh Unknown - Click to provide data
Maximum Power Consumption
57W Unknown - Click to provide data
AC Input Frequency
 50
 60
 50/60
 50
 60
 50/60
AC Input Voltage
 100
 220
 100-220
 24
 100-240
 240
 100
 220
 100-220
 24
 100-240
 240

Operational Conditions

Relative Humidity Operating Range
20 - 80 Unknown - Click to provide data
Operating Temperature Range
5 - 35 Unknown - Click to provide data

Certificates

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

Weight & Dimensions

Package Weight
Unknown - Click to provide data 5.3kg
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
Unknown - Click to provide data 407.19mm
Depth With Stand
Unknown - Click to provide data 193.14mm
Width With Stand
Unknown - Click to provide data 563.89mm
Weight
8.7kg 3.6kg
BEST
Height
417.9mm 347.09mm
BEST
Depth
230mm 45.96mm
BEST
Width
639.2mm 563.89mm
BEST

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

Other Features

Power Consumption in Economy Mode
35W Unknown - Click to provide data

Technical Details

ECO Mode
 ECO mode
Unknown - Click to provide data
Number of Colours
16.77 Unknown - Click to provide data
Light Sensor
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
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