Asus MX27 vs DELL U2414H

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Asus MX27
DELL U2414H

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Reasons For

9 Reasons For
3.2" bigger screen size Edit
The Asus MX27 has a screen size of 27", whereas the DELL U2414H is only a 23.8" PC monitor (3.2" 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.

8cm bigger display diagonal Edit
The Asus MX27 has a display diagonal of 68.47cm, whereas the DELL U2414H is only a 60.47cm display diagonal PC monitor (8cm smaller).
50 cd/m² brighter display brightness Edit
The Asus MX27 has a display brightness of 300 cd/m², whereas the DELL U2414H is only a 250 cd/m² display brightness PC monitor (50 cd/m² dimmer).
60% faster response time Edit
The Asus MX27 is a 5ms response time PC monitor. That's 3ms faster than the DELL U2414H (8ms). 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 Asus MX27 has a built-in speaker, whereas 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.

Significantly lower maximum power consumption Edit
The Asus MX27 has a maximum power consumption of 46W, whereas the DELL U2414H is a 74W maximum power consumption PC monitor (28W higher).
Four more awards
The Asus MX27 has 7 awards, but the DELL U2414H has 3 awards.
Expert reviews are moderately better
The Asus MX27 has an average expert review score of 85%, whereas the DELL U2414H has an average rating of 82% (based on 10 reviews).
User reviews are moderately better
The Asus MX27 has an average user review score of 92%, whereas the DELL U2414H has an average rating of 89% (based on 219 reviews).
5 Reasons For
Two DisplayPorts Edit
The DELL U2414H has two DisplayPorts, however the Asus MX27 only has one DisplayPort.
Cheaper by £270
The DELL U2414H costs £270.40 less than the Asus MX27.
41 shops are selling it
A greater number of sellers increases the chances of the product remaining in stock and also increases the price competition amongst retailers for this PC monitor.
54% cheaper to run
Over five years the DELL U2414H only costs £28.68 to run but the Asus MX27 costs £61.96 to run (116% more). Read more
Better selling
The DELL U2414H ranks No. 2051 by number of sales, however the Asus MX27 ranks No. 7070.

Reasons Against

5 Reasons Against
One less DisplayPort Edit
The Asus MX27 is a one DisplayPort PC monitor, whereas the DELL U2414H only has two DisplayPorts.
£270 more expensive
The Asus MX27 is more expensive than the DELL U2414H by £270.40.
Fewer sellers
Only 1 seller sell the Asus MX27, but 42 shops sell the DELL U2414H. Read more
The smaller the number of stores that stock this PC monitor, the lower the competition amongst stores to keep prices low.
More expensive to run over five years by 116%
The Asus MX27 costs £61.96 to run which is £33.28 more to run than the DELL U2414H over five years. Show assumptions.
Worse selling
The Asus MX27 ranks No. 7070 by sales volume, whereas the DELL U2414H ranks No. 2051.
10 Reasons Against
14% smaller screen size Edit
The DELL U2414H is a 23.8" PC monitor. That's 3.2" smaller than the Asus MX27 (23.8"). 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.

14% smaller display diagonal Edit
The DELL U2414H is a 60.47cm display diagonal PC monitor. That's 8cm smaller than the Asus MX27 (60.47cm).
20% dimmer display brightness Edit
The DELL U2414H is a 250 cd/m² display brightness PC monitor. That's 50 cd/m² dimmer than the Asus MX27 (250 cd/m²).
3ms slower response time Edit
The DELL U2414H has a response time of 8ms, but the Asus MX27 is a 5ms response time PC monitor (3ms 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.

Does not have a built-in speaker Edit
The DELL U2414H does not have a built-in speaker, but the Asus MX27 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.

38% higher maximum power consumption Edit
The DELL U2414H is a 74W maximum power consumption PC monitor. That's 28W higher than the Asus MX27 (74W).
Older by ten months
The DELL U2414H is ten months older than the Asus MX27.
Four less awards
The DELL U2414H has only received 3 awards, whereas the Asus MX27 has received 7 awards.
Expert review Rating is slightly Worse
The DELL U2414H's average expert score is 82%, however the Asus MX27's is 85% (based on 17 reviews).
User review Rating is slightly Worse
The DELL U2414H's average user score is 89%, however the Asus MX27's is 92% (based on 139 reviews).

Awards

7 Awards
3dnews.ru: Innovative Design
altomdata.dk: Recommended
kitguru.net: Must Have
overclock3d.net: Gold Award
pcforalla.idg.se: Good Choice
techno-labs.com: Good Design
ua.gecid.com: Original Design
3 Awards
alphr.com: Recommended
pcauthority.com.au: Hot Award
ua.gecid.com: High Functionality

Average Expert Rating

Average User Rating

Date Released

24 months Ago 33 months Ago

Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on £ 61.96
Electricity cost - standby £ -
Total running cost £ 61.96
Purchase price £ 442.85
Total cost of ownership £ 504.81
Details
Electricity cost - switched on £ 25.64
Electricity cost - standby £ 3.04
Total running cost £ 28.68
Purchase price £ 172.45
Total cost of ownership £ 201.13
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Energy Efficiency Class

No data No data

Environmental Impact

0.31T
Running this PC monitor over 5 years will generate 0.31 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
8
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.
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.

Display

Screen Size
27"
BEST
23.8"
Display Resolution
 1920 x 1080
 1920 x 1080
BEST
Dynamic Contrast Ratio
 100000000:1
BEST
 100000000:1
Display Type
 LED
 LED
3D Compatible
Unknown - Click to provide data
 3D compatible
Graphics Resolution
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
BEST
HD Type
 Wide Quad HD
BEST
 Wide Quad HD
Mobile High-Definition Link
 Mobile High-Definition Link
 Mobile High-Definition Link
Viewable Height
Unknown - Click to provide data 296.46mm
Viewable Width
Unknown - Click to provide data 527.04mm
Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 16:9
Pixel Pitch
Unknown - Click to provide data 0.274 x 0.274
Display Colour Count
16.77M Unknown - Click to provide data
Vertical Viewing Angle
178° 178°
Horizontal Viewing Angle
178° 178°
Typical Contrast Ratio
 1000:1
 1000:1
Display Diagonal
68.47cm
BEST
60.47cm
Display Technology
 IPS
 IPS
Display Brightness
300 cd/m²
BEST
250 cd/m²
Response Time
5ms
BEST
8ms
Native Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 16:9
BEST
Supported Number of Colours Display
 16.78 million colours
 16.78 million colours
Pixel Density
109 Unknown - Click to provide data

Ports & Interfaces

PC Audio in
 PC audio in
Unknown - Click to provide data
Headphone Output
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Audio Output Port
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Audio output port
DisplayPort
1 2
BEST
HDMI Port
2 2
Mini DisplayPort
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
USB Type-A Downstream Port
Unknown - Click to provide data 5
USB Hub Version
 USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1)
 USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1)

Multimedia

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

Design

Coloured Feet
 Silver
 Silver
Case Colour
 Black
 Black

Thin Client

Thin Client Installed
 Thin client installed
 Thin client installed

Ergonomics

Maximum Height Adjustment
Unknown - Click to provide data 130mm
Adjustable Height
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Adjustable height
Tilt Angle
20 - -5 Unknown - Click to provide data
Tilt Adjustment
 Tilt adjustment
 Tilt adjustment
Swivelling Base
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Swivelling base
Cable Lock Slot
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Cable lock slot
VESA Mounting
Unknown - Click to provide data
 VESA mounting
Pivoting Base
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Pivoting base
LED Indicator
Unknown - Click to provide data
 LED indicator

Power

Typical Power Consumption
38.67W 16W
BEST
Standby Power Consumption
Unknown - Click to provide data 0.5W
Maximum Power Consumption
46W
BEST
74W
AC Input Frequency
 50
 60
 50/60
 50
 60
 50/60
AC Input Voltage
 24
 100
 100-240
 240
 24
 100
 100-240
 240

Operational Conditions

Operating Altitude
Unknown - Click to provide data 0 - 5000
Non-Operating Altitude
Unknown - Click to provide data 0 - 12192
Relative Humidity Storage Range
Unknown - Click to provide data 5 - 90
Relative Humidity Operating Range
Unknown - Click to provide data 10 - 80
Storage Temperature Range
-30 - 65 -20 - 60
Operating Temperature Range
0 - 40 0 - 40

Certificates

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

Weight & Dimensions

Package Weight
8.3kg Unknown - Click to provide data
Packaging Height
700mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Packaging Depth
120mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Packaging Width
537mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Weight With Stand
5.5kg
BEST
8kg
Height With Stand
429.5mm
BEST
485.8mm
Depth With Stand
225.4mm 185mm
BEST
Width With Stand
614.4mm 539.1mm
BEST
Weight
Unknown - Click to provide data 3.6kg
Height
Unknown - Click to provide data 321.1mm
Depth
Unknown - Click to provide data 45.6mm
Width
Unknown - Click to provide data 539.1mm

Packaging Content

Quick Start Guide
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Quick start guide
Cable Included
 USB
 DisplayPort
 USB
 DisplayPort
BEST
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