AOC E970 vs Asus VE228

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AOC E970
Asus VE228

Top Prices

BT Shop
Standard delivery: £3.49
In stock
BT Business Direct
Standard delivery: £4.91
In stock
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Standard delivery: £9.95
AWD-IT
Out of stock
Ebuyer Business
Standard delivery: £4.19
In stock (50 available)
Amazon UK
Standard delivery: £6.90
In stock
Laptops Direct
Standard delivery: £9.95
Overclockers UK
Out of stock

Reasons For

4 Reasons For
Cheaper by £25
The AOC E970 costs £54.97, whereas the Asus VE228 is £79.98.
17 shops are selling it
The more shops stock the product, the greater competition amongst shops to keep prices low.
£32.04 cheaper to run
Over five years the AOC E970 is £32.04 cheaper to run than the Asus VE228. Read more
Better selling
The AOC E970 ranks No. 16814 by number of sales, but the Asus VE228 ranks No. 40816.
8 Reasons For
Bigger screen size Edit
The Asus VE228 is a 21.5" PC monitor. That's 3" bigger than the AOC E970 (21.5"). 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.

HDCP Edit
The Asus VE228 has an HDCP, but the AOC E970 does not.
110° wider vertical viewing angle Edit
The Asus VE228 has a vertical viewing angle of 160°, but the AOC E970 is only a 50° vertical viewing angle PC monitor (110° narrower).
48% wider horizontal viewing angle Edit
The Asus VE228 is a 170° horizontal viewing angle PC monitor. That's 80° wider than the AOC E970 (170°).
Brighter display brightness Edit
The Asus VE228 is a 250 cd/m² display brightness PC monitor. That's 50 cd/m² brighter than the AOC E970 (250 cd/m²).
Built-in speaker Edit
The Asus VE228 has a built-in speaker, but the AOC E970 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.

Adjustable height Edit
The Asus VE228 has an adjustable height, whereas the AOC E970 does not have an adjustable height.
Better user reviews
The average user review score of the Asus VE228 is 89%, but the average rating of the AOC E970 is 80% (based on 6 reviews).

Reasons Against

9 Reasons Against
Smaller screen size Edit
The AOC E970 is an 18.5" PC monitor. That's 3" smaller than the Asus VE228 (21.5"). 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.

Does not have an HDCP Edit
The AOC E970 does not have an HDCP, whereas the Asus VE228 has an HDCP.
110° narrower vertical viewing angle Edit
The AOC E970 has a vertical viewing angle of 50°, but the Asus VE228 is a 160° vertical viewing angle PC monitor (110° wider).
89% narrower horizontal viewing angle Edit
The AOC E970 is a 90° horizontal viewing angle PC monitor. That's 80° narrower than the Asus VE228 (170°).
Dimmer display brightness Edit
The AOC E970 is a 200 cd/m² display brightness PC monitor. That's 50 cd/m² dimmer than the Asus VE228 (250 cd/m²).
Does not have a built-in speaker Edit
The AOC E970 does not have a built-in speaker, whereas the Asus VE228 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.

Does not have an adjustable height Edit
The AOC E970 does not have an adjustable height, however the Asus VE228 does.
Older by one month
The AOC E970 is one month older than the Asus VE228.
User review Rating is Worse
The AOC E970 has an average user score of 80%, but the Asus VE228 has an average user rating of 89% (based on 209 reviews).
4 Reasons Against
More expensive by £25
The Asus VE228 is £25.01 more expensive than the AOC E970.
Not as many stockists
The Asus VE228 is only stocked by 32 sellers, however the AOC E970 is stocked by 49 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.
Higher running costs over five years by £32.04
The running costs of the Asus VE228 are £59.12 which is £32.04 more than the AOC E970 over five years. Show assumptions.
Less popular
The Asus VE228 is a less popular choice amongst buyers. It ranks No. 40816 by number of sales in our PC monitors, but the AOC E970 ranks No. 16814.

Average Expert Rating

No reviews found

Average User Rating

Date Released

44 months Ago 43 months Ago

Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on £ 24.04
Electricity cost - standby £ 3.04
Total running cost £ 27.08
Purchase price £ 54.97
Total cost of ownership £ 82.05
Details
Electricity cost - switched on £ 56.08
Electricity cost - standby £ 3.04
Total running cost £ 59.12
Purchase price £ 79.98
Total cost of ownership £ 139.10
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Energy Efficiency Class

No data No data

Environmental Impact

0.13T
Running this PC monitor over 5 years will generate 0.13 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
3
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.
0.29T
Running this PC monitor over 5 years will generate 0.29 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
8
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.

Display

Screen Size
18.5" 21.5"
BEST
Display Resolution
 1366 x 768
 1920 x 1080
 1366 x 768
 1920 x 1080
BEST
Dynamic Contrast Ratio
 80000000:1
 80000000:1
BEST
Display Type
 LED
 LED
3D Compatible
 3D compatible
Unknown - Click to provide data
Graphics Resolution
 1366 x 768
BEST
 1366 x 768
Backlight Type
 W-LED
BEST
 W-LED
HD Type
 Full HD
 Full HD
BEST
HDCP
 HDCP
 HDCP
BEST
Viewable Height
230mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Viewable Width
410mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 16:9
Vertical Scan Range
50 - 76 Unknown - Click to provide data
Horizontal Scan Range
30 - 60 Unknown - Click to provide data
Pixel Pitch
0.3 x 0.3 Unknown - Click to provide data
Display Colour Count
16.77M Unknown - Click to provide data
Vertical Viewing Angle
50° 160°
BEST
Horizontal Viewing Angle
90° 170°
BEST
Typical Contrast Ratio
 700:1
BEST
 700:1
Display Diagonal
47cm Unknown - Click to provide data
Display Brightness
200 cd/m² 250 cd/m²
BEST
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

Headphone Output
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
DVI-D Port
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
VGA (D-Sub) Port
1 1
USB Type-A Downstream Port
Unknown - Click to provide data 2
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
 Built-in speaker
BEST
Built-In Camera
 Built-in camera
 Built-in camera
RMS Rated Audio Power
Unknown - Click to provide data 2W
Loudspeaker
Unknown - Click to provide data 2
Integrated TV Tuner
 Integrated TV tuner
 Integrated TV tuner

Design

Case Colour
 Black
 Black

Thin Client

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

Ergonomics

Adjustable Height
 Adjustable height
 Adjustable height
BEST
Tilt Angle
-5 - 15 Unknown - Click to provide data
Tilt Adjustment
 Tilt adjustment
Unknown - Click to provide data
Swivelling Base
 Swivelling base
Unknown - Click to provide data
Wall Mountable
 Wall mountable
Unknown - Click to provide data
VESA Mounting
 VESA mounting
 VESA mounting
Pivoting Base
 Pivoting base
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

Power

Power Consumption When Off
0.3W Unknown - Click to provide data
Typical Power Consumption
15W
BEST
35W
Standby Power Consumption
0.5W 0.5W
Input Voltage
 90 - 240
BEST
 90 - 240
AC Input Frequency
 50
 60
 50/60
 50
 60
 50/60
AC Input Voltage
 24
 240
 90-240
 9
 90
 24
 240
 90-240
 9
 90

Certificates

Certification
 RoHS
 TCO
 RoHS
 TCO
Energy Star Certificate
 Energy Star certificate
 Energy Star certificate
EPEAT Compliance
 Silver
 Silver

Weight & Dimensions

Package Weight
2.8kg
BEST
7kg
Packaging Height
Unknown - Click to provide data 308.51mm
Packaging Depth
Unknown - Click to provide data 54.9mm
Packaging Width
Unknown - Click to provide data 512.84mm
Weight With Stand
Unknown - Click to provide data 4.8kg
Height With Stand
Unknown - Click to provide data 364.07mm
Depth With Stand
Unknown - Click to provide data 213.93mm
Width With Stand
Unknown - Click to provide data 512.84mm
Weight
2.2kg Unknown - Click to provide data
Height
336.8mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Depth
156mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Width
437.4mm Unknown - Click to provide data

Packaging Content

Cable Included
 VGA
 AC
BEST
 VGA
 AC
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