Benq RL2455 vs HP Compaq LA2405

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Benq RL2455
HP Compaq LA2405

Top Prices

Ebuyer Business
Standard delivery: £4.19
In stock (40 available)
Maplin Electronics
FREE Standard delivery
Amazon UK
Standard delivery: £3.00
In stock
CompAdvance
Out of stock
EAF Supply Chain
Out of stock

Reasons For

5 Reasons For
Hugely faster response time Edit
The Benq RL2455 has a response time of 1ms, but the HP Compaq LA2405 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.

Built-in speaker Edit
The Benq RL2455 has a built-in speaker, however the HP Compaq LA2405 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.

Cheaper by £46
The Benq RL2455 costs £46 less than the HP Compaq LA2405.
27 shops are selling it
A greater number of shops increases the chances of the product remaining in stock and also increases the price competition amongst retailers for this PC monitor.
6% cheaper to run
Over five years the Benq RL2455 is £3.21 cheaper to run than the HP Compaq LA2405. Read more
4 Reasons For
0.039999999999999cm bigger display diagonal Edit
The HP Compaq LA2405 has a display diagonal of 61cm, whereas the Benq RL2455 is only a 60.96cm display diagonal PC monitor (0.039999999999999cm smaller).
Swivelling base Edit
The HP Compaq LA2405 has a swivelling base, however the Benq RL2455 does not have a swivelling base.
Pivoting base Edit
The HP Compaq LA2405 has a pivoting base, whereas the Benq RL2455 does not have a pivoting base.
User reviews are better
Based on 1 review, the HP Compaq LA2405 has an average user review score of 100%, whereas the Benq RL2455 has an average rating of 92% (based on 295 reviews).

Reasons Against

4 Reasons Against
Smaller display diagonal Edit
The Benq RL2455 is a 60.96cm display diagonal PC monitor. That's 0.039999999999999cm smaller than the HP Compaq LA2405 (61cm).
Does not have a swivelling base Edit
The Benq RL2455 does not have a swivelling base, whereas the HP Compaq LA2405 has a swivelling base.
Does not have a pivoting base Edit
The Benq RL2455 does not have a pivoting base, but the HP Compaq LA2405 has a pivoting base.
User review Rating is Worse
The Benq RL2455's average user score is 92%, however the HP Compaq LA2405's is 100% (based on 1 review).
6 Reasons Against
Slower response time Edit
The HP Compaq LA2405 is a 5ms response time PC monitor. That's 4ms slower than the Benq RL2455 (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.

Does not have a built-in speaker Edit
The HP Compaq LA2405 does not have a built-in speaker, however the Benq RL2455 does. 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.

£46 more expensive
The HP Compaq LA2405 is more expensive than the Benq RL2455 by £46.
Fewer sellers
Only 2 retailers sells the HP Compaq LA2405, but 29 shops sell the Benq RL2455. Read more
The smaller the number of retailers that stock this PC monitor, the lower the competition amongst retailers to keep prices low.
Nine months older
The HP Compaq LA2405 is older than the Benq RL2455 by nine months.
7% higher running costs over five years
The running costs of the HP Compaq LA2405 are £49.51 which is £3.21 more than the Benq RL2455 over five years. Show assumptions.

Awards

1 Award
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No awards found

Average Expert Rating

Average User Rating

Date Released

40 months Ago 49 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 £ 46.47
Electricity cost - standby £ 3.04
Total running cost £ 49.51
Purchase price £ 175.99
Total cost of ownership £ 225.50
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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" 24"
Display Resolution
 1920 x 1080
 1920 x 1200
 1920 x 1080
 1920 x 1200
BEST
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 1200 (WUXGA)
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
 1920 x 1200 (WUXGA)
BEST
Video Mode
 1080p
BEST
 1080p
HD Type
 Full HD
 Full HD
HDCP
 HDCP
Unknown - Click to provide data
Digital Vertical Frequency
Unknown - Click to provide data 50 - 63
Digital Horizontal Frequency
Unknown - Click to provide data 24 - 76
Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 16:9
Pixel Pitch
0.276 x 0.276 0.270 x 0.270
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
60.96cm 61cm
BEST
Display Technology
 TN+Film
 TN+Film
Display Brightness
250 cd/m² 250 cd/m²
Response Time
1ms
BEST
5ms
Color Gamut
72% Unknown - Click to provide data
Native Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 16:10
 16:9
 16:10
BEST
Supported Number of Colours Display
 16.78 million colours
 16.78 million colours

Ports & Interfaces

Headphone Output
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Audio Input Port
 Audio input port
Unknown - Click to provide data
DisplayPort
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
USB 2.0 Port
Unknown - Click to provide data 3
HDMI Port
2 Unknown - Click to provide data
DVI-D Port
1 1
VGA (D-Sub) Port
1 1
DVI Port
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
USB Type-A Downstream Port
Unknown - Click to provide data 3
USB Hub Version
 USB 2.0
 USB 2.0
AC Power in Port
 AC power in port
Unknown - Click to provide data

Multimedia

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

Design

Case Colour
 Black
 Black

Performance

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

Thin Client

Thin Client Installed
 Thin client installed
 Thin client installed

Networking

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

Ergonomics

Picture-in-Picture Mode
 Picture-in-Picture mode
Unknown - Click to provide data
Adjustable Height
 Adjustable height
 Adjustable height
Tilt Angle
-5 - 15 -5 - 30
Tilt Adjustment
 Tilt adjustment
 Tilt adjustment
Swivelling Base
 Swivelling base
 Swivelling base
BEST
Swivel Angle Range
Unknown - Click to provide data -170 - 170
Wall Mountable
 Wall mountable
 Wall mountable
Cable Lock Slot
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Cable lock slot
VESA Mounting
 VESA mounting
 VESA mounting
Pivoting Base
 Pivoting base
 Pivoting base
BEST
Plug and Play
 Plug and Play
 Plug and Play
On/off Switch
 On/off switch
Unknown - Click to provide data
OSD Language
17 Unknown - Click to provide data
On Screen Menu Display
 On screen menu display
Unknown - Click to provide data

Power

Power Consumption When in PowerSave Mode
0.5W Unknown - Click to provide data
Power Consumption When Off
0.5W Unknown - Click to provide data
Typical Power Consumption
27W
BEST
29W
Standby Power Consumption
0.5W 0.5W
Maximum Power Consumption
Unknown - Click to provide data 39W
Input Voltage
 96 - 264
 96 - 264
AC Input Frequency
 50
 60
 50/60
 50
 60
 50/60
AC Input Voltage
 90-264
 9
 90
 5
 95-265
 90-264
 9
 90
 5
 95-265

Operational Conditions

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

Certificates

Certification
 TCO
BEST
 TCO
Energy Star Certificate
 Energy Star certificate
 Energy Star certificate
EPEAT Compliance
 Gold
 Gold

Weight & Dimensions

Package Weight
5.7kg Unknown - Click to provide data
Packaging Height
420mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Packaging Depth
134mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Packaging Width
650mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Weight With Stand
4.1kg
BEST
6.8kg
Height With Stand
435mm
BEST
487.5mm
Depth With Stand
189mm
BEST
278.4mm
Width With Stand
579mm 556.8mm
BEST
Weight
4.1kg 4.1kg
Height
435mm 362.6mm
Depth
189mm 64mm
Width
579mm 556.8mm

Other Features

Quantity
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
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