Benq GL2450 vs Philips 246V5

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Benq GL2450
Philips 246V5

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Reasons For

4 Reasons For
3% lighter Edit
The Benq GL2450 is a 4.1kg weight PC monitor. That's 120g lighter than the Philips 246V5 (4.2kg).
£24 cheaper
The Benq GL2450 is £24.39 cheaper than the Philips 246V5.
Available from 30 shops
A greater number of stores increases the price competition amongst retailers for this PC monitor and also increases the chances of the product remaining in stock.
More popular
The Benq GL2450 is a more popular choice amongst buyers. It ranks No. 155 by sales volume in our PC monitors, whereas the Philips 246V5 ranks No. 64803.
6 Reasons For
Bigger display diagonal Edit
The Philips 246V5 is a 61cm display diagonal PC monitor. That's 0.1cm bigger than the Benq GL2450 (61cm).
Built-in speaker Edit
The Philips 246V5 has a built-in speaker, but the Benq GL2450 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.

24% shorter Edit
The Philips 246V5 has a height of 354mm. That's 82.5mm shorter than the Benq GL2450 (354mm).
Two times shallower Edit
Philips 246V5 is 63mm deep, but the Benq GL2450 is a 179.12mm deep PC monitor (116.12mm deeper).
Narrower Edit
The Philips 246V5 has a width of 565mm. That's 14.4mm narrower than the Benq GL2450 (565mm).
£19.14 cheaper to run
Over five years the Philips 246V5 is £19.14 cheaper to run than the Benq GL2450. Read more

Reasons Against

6 Reasons Against
Moderately smaller display diagonal Edit
The Benq GL2450 has a display diagonal of 60.9cm, whereas the Philips 246V5 is a 61cm display diagonal PC monitor (0.1cm bigger).
Does not have a built-in speaker Edit
The Benq GL2450 does not have a built-in speaker, however the Philips 246V5 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.

Taller Edit
Benq GL2450 is 436.5mm tall, but the Philips 246V5 is a 354mm tall PC monitor (82.5mm shorter).
65% deeper Edit
The Benq GL2450 is a 179.12mm deep PC monitor. That's 116.12mm deeper than the Philips 246V5 (63mm).
Marginally wider Edit
Benq GL2450 is 579.4mm wide, but the Philips 246V5 is a 565mm wide PC monitor (14.4mm narrower).
More expensive to run over five years by 54%
The running costs over five years of the Benq GL2450 are £54.48 which is £19.14 more than the Philips 246V5. Show assumptions.
5 Reasons Against
Marginally heavier Edit
The Philips 246V5 has a weight of 4.2kg, but the Benq GL2450 is a 4.1kg weight PC monitor (120g lighter).
More expensive by £24
The Philips 246V5 is £24.39 more expensive than the Benq GL2450.
Not as many stockists
The Philips 246V5 is only stocked by 37 stores, however the Benq GL2450 is stocked by 67 sellers. Read more
Fewer numbers of shops reduces the chances of the product remaining in stock and also reduces the price competition amongst retailers for this PC monitor.
Older by six months
The Philips 246V5 is six months older than the Benq GL2450.
Less popular
The Philips 246V5 is a less popular choice amongst buyers. It ranks No. 64803 by number of sales in our PC monitors, but the Benq GL2450 ranks No. 155.

Awards

2 Awards
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Average User Rating

Date Released

41 months Ago 46 months Ago

Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on £ 54.48
Electricity cost - standby £ -
Total running cost £ 54.48
Purchase price £ 80.00
Total cost of ownership £ 134.48
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Electricity cost - switched on £ 32.30
Electricity cost - standby £ 3.04
Total running cost £ 35.34
Purchase price £ 104.39
Total cost of ownership £ 139.73
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Energy Efficiency Class

No data No data

Environmental Impact

0.27T
Running this PC monitor over 5 years will generate 0.27 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
7
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).
4
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.

Display

Screen Size
24" 24"
Display Resolution
 1920 x 1080
 1920 x 1080
Dynamic Contrast Ratio
 12000000:1
BEST
 12000000:1
Display Type
 LED
 LCD
BEST
 LED
 LCD
3D Compatible
 3D compatible
 3D compatible
Graphics Resolution
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
HD Type
 Full HD
 Full HD
HDCP
 HDCP
 HDCP
SRGB Display Feature
Unknown - Click to provide data
 SRGB display feature
Viewable Height
Unknown - Click to provide data 298.89mm
Viewable Width
Unknown - Click to provide data 531.36mm
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 0.277 x 0.277
Display Colour Count
16.77M Unknown - Click to provide data
Vertical Viewing Angle
160° 160°
Horizontal Viewing Angle
170° 170°
Typical Contrast Ratio
 1000:1
 1000:1
Display Diagonal
60.9cm 61cm
BEST
Display Technology
 TN+Film
 TN+Film
Display Brightness
250 cd/m² 250 cd/m²
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
1 1
VGA (D-Sub) Port
1 1
DVI Port
1 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
RMS Rated Audio Power
Unknown - Click to provide data 4W
Loudspeaker
Unknown - Click to provide data 2
Integrated TV Tuner
 Integrated TV tuner
 Integrated TV tuner

Design

Case Colour
 Black
 Black

Performance

Windows Operating System
 Windows Vista Home Premium
 Windows Vista Home Premium x64
 Windows Vista Home Premium
 Windows Vista Home Premium x64
Mean Time Between Failures
Unknown - Click to provide data 30h

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 - 20
Tilt Adjustment
 Tilt adjustment
Unknown - Click to provide data
Wall Mountable
 Wall mountable
Unknown - Click to provide data
VESA Mounting
 VESA mounting
 VESA mounting
On/off Switch
 On/off switch
Unknown - Click to provide data
On Screen Display Language
 CHI (SIMPL)
 RUS
 FRE
 DEU
 ITA
 POR
 ESP
 TUR
 CHI (SIMPL)
 RUS
 FRE
 DEU
 ITA
 POR
 ESP
 TUR
BEST
OSD Language
17 Unknown - Click to provide data
On Screen Menu Display
 On screen menu display
 On screen menu display
LED Indicator
 LED indicator
Unknown - Click to provide data

Power

Power Consumption When in PowerSave Mode
0.3W Unknown - Click to provide data
Power Consumption When Off
Unknown - Click to provide data 0.3W
Typical Power Consumption
34W 20.16W
BEST
Standby Power Consumption
Unknown - Click to provide data 0.5W
Maximum Power Consumption
34W Unknown - Click to provide data
Input Voltage
 96 - 264
BEST
 96 - 264
AC Input Frequency
 50
 60
 50/60
 50
 60
 50/60
AC Input Voltage
 9
 24
 100
 100-240
 240
 9
 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

Energy Star Certificate
 Energy Star certificate
 Energy Star certificate
EPEAT Compliance
 Silver
 Silver

Weight & Dimensions

Package Weight
5.6kg
BEST
6.1kg
Packaging Height
650mm 446mm
BEST
Packaging Depth
420mm 131mm
BEST
Packaging Width
134mm
BEST
613mm
Weight With Stand
Unknown - Click to provide data 4.7kg
Height With Stand
350.9mm
BEST
435mm
Depth With Stand
63mm
BEST
238mm
Width With Stand
579.3mm 565mm
BEST
Weight
4.1kg
BEST
4.2kg
Height
436.5mm 354mm
BEST
Depth
179.12mm 63mm
BEST
Width
579.4mm 565mm
BEST
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