Benq GL2450 vs Philips 233V5LSB

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Benq GL2450
Philips 233V5LSB

Top Prices

Amazon UK
Standard delivery: £7.99
In stock
Ebuyer Business
Standard delivery: £4.19
In stock (36 available)
BT Shop
Standard delivery: £3.49
In stock
Buyur
Out of stock
ARMCO
Out of stock
ComWales
Delivery unknown
In stock

Reasons For

5 Reasons For
Bigger screen size Edit
The Benq GL2450 is a 24" PC monitor. That's 1" bigger than the Philips 233V5LSB (23"). 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.

5% bigger display diagonal Edit
The Benq GL2450 is a 60.96cm display diagonal PC monitor. That's 2.56cm bigger than the Philips 233V5LSB (58.4cm).
2x faster response time Edit
The Benq GL2450 has a response time of 2ms, but the Philips 233V5LSB is a 5ms response time PC monitor (3ms 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.

Cheaper by £81
The Benq GL2450 costs £81.26 less than the Philips 233V5LSB.
62 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.
1 Reason For
49% cheaper to run
The Philips 233V5LSB only costs £35.26 to run over five years but the Benq GL2450 costs £69.13 to run (96% more). Read more

Reasons Against

2 Reasons Against
Older by nine months
The Benq GL2450 is nine months older than the Philips 233V5LSB.
£33.87 more expensive to run over five years
The Benq GL2450 costs £69.13 to run which is £33.87 more to run than the Philips 233V5LSB over five years. Show assumptions.
5 Reasons Against
1" smaller screen size Edit
The Philips 233V5LSB has a screen size of 23", however the Benq GL2450 is a 24" PC monitor (1" 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.

Marginally smaller display diagonal Edit
The Philips 233V5LSB has a display diagonal of 58.4cm, however the Benq GL2450 is a 60.96cm display diagonal PC monitor (2.56cm bigger).
60% slower response time Edit
The Philips 233V5LSB is a 5ms response time PC monitor. That's 3ms slower than the Benq GL2450 (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.

£81 more expensive
The Philips 233V5LSB is more expensive than the Benq GL2450 by £81.26.
Less retailers
Only 3 sellers sells the Philips 233V5LSB, whereas 65 stores sell the Benq GL2450. Read more
Smaller numbers of stores reduces the price competition amongst retailers for this PC monitor and also reduces the chances of the product remaining in stock.

Awards

2 Awards
PC Advisor.co.uk: Recommended
Trusted Reviews: Recommended
No awards found

Average Expert Rating

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Average User Rating

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Date Released

49 months Ago 41 months Ago

Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on £ 67.30
Electricity cost - standby £ 1.83
Total running cost £ 69.13
Purchase price £ 80.00
Total cost of ownership £ 149.13
Details
Electricity cost - switched on £ 32.22
Electricity cost - standby £ 3.04
Total running cost £ 35.26
Purchase price £ 161.26
Total cost of ownership £ 196.52
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Energy Efficiency Class

No data No data

Environmental Impact

0.34T
Running this PC monitor over 5 years will generate 0.34 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
9
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"
BEST
23"
Display Resolution
 1920 x 1080
 1920 x 1080
Dynamic Contrast Ratio
 12000000:1
BEST
 12000000:1
Display Type
 LED
 LED
3D Compatible
 3D compatible
Unknown - Click to provide data
Graphics Resolution
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
Backlight Type
 CCFL
 CCFL
HD Type
 Full HD
 Full HD
HDCP
 HDCP
 HDCP
SRGB Display Feature
Unknown - Click to provide data
 SRGB display feature
Sync-On-Green (SOG)
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Sync-on-green (SOG)
Separate H/V Sync
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Separate H/V sync
Viewable Height
Unknown - Click to provide data 286.42mm
Viewable Width
Unknown - Click to provide data 509.18mm
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 0.265 x 0.265
Display Colour Count
Unknown - Click to provide data 16.77M
Vertical Viewing Angle
160° 160°
Horizontal Viewing Angle
170° 170°
Typical Contrast Ratio
 1000:1
 1000:1
Display Diagonal
60.96cm
BEST
58.4cm
Display Technology
 TN+Film
 TN+Film
Display Brightness
250 cd/m² 250 cd/m²
Response Time
2ms
BEST
5ms
DDC/CI
Unknown - Click to provide data
 DDC/CI
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

HDMI Port
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
DVI-D Port
1 1
VGA (D-Sub) Port
1 1
DVI Port
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
AC Power in Port
 AC power in port
Unknown - Click to provide data

Multimedia

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

Design

Recyclable Material Percentage
Unknown - Click to provide data 100%
Coloured Feet
 Black
 Black
Case Colour
 Black
 Black
Heavy Metal Free Design
 Hg (mercury)
 Pb (lead)
 Hg (mercury)
 Pb (lead)

Performance

Mac Operating System
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Mac operating system
Mean Time Between Failures
Unknown - Click to provide data 30,000h

Thin Client

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

Ergonomics

Tilt Angle
-5 - 15 -5 - 20
Tilt Adjustment
 Tilt adjustment
 Tilt adjustment
Cable Lock Slot
 Cable lock slot
Unknown - Click to provide data
VESA Mounting
 VESA mounting
 VESA mounting
Plug and Play
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Plug and Play
Power LED
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Power LED
On/off Switch
Unknown - Click to provide data
 On/off switch
On Screen Display Language
 CHI (TR)
 CHI (SIMPL)
 DUT
 GRE
 CZE
 UKR
 RUS
 ENG
 FIN
 FRE
 DEU
 ITA
 JPN
 POL
 POR
 ESP
 SWE
 TUR
 HUN
 KOR
 CHI (TR)
 CHI (SIMPL)
 DUT
 GRE
 CZE
 UKR
 RUS
 ENG
 FIN
 FRE
 DEU
 ITA
 JPN
 POL
 POR
 ESP
 SWE
 TUR
 HUN
 KOR
BEST
OSD Language
17 Unknown - Click to provide data
On Screen Menu Display
 On screen menu display
 On screen menu display

Power

Power Consumption When Off
Unknown - Click to provide data 0.3W
Typical Power Consumption
42W 20.11W
BEST
Standby Power Consumption
0.3W
BEST
0.5W
AC Input Frequency
 50
 60
 50/60
 50
 60
 50/60
AC Input Voltage
 5
 9
 95-265
 24
 100
 100-240
 240
 5
 9
 95-265
 24
 100
 100-240
 240

Operational Conditions

Relative Humidity Range
Unknown - Click to provide data 20 - 80
Operating Altitude
Unknown - Click to provide data 0 - 3658
Non-Operating Altitude
Unknown - Click to provide data 0 - 12192
Storage Temperature Range
Unknown - Click to provide data -20 - 60
Operating Temperature Range
Unknown - Click to provide data 0 - 40

Certificates

Certification
 TCO
 TCO 5.0
 TCO
 TCO 5.0
Compliance Industry Standard
 Rohs
 Rohs
BEST
Energy Star Certificate
 Energy Star certificate
 Energy Star certificate
EPEAT Compliance
 Silver
 Silver

Weight & Dimensions

Package Weight
5.6kg 5kg
BEST
Packaging Height
Unknown - Click to provide data 422mm
Packaging Depth
Unknown - Click to provide data 129mm
Packaging Width
Unknown - Click to provide data 607mm
Weight With Stand
4.1kg 3.5kg
BEST
Height With Stand
436.49mm 416mm
BEST
Depth With Stand
179.12mm
BEST
219mm
Width With Stand
579.39mm 547mm
BEST
Weight
Unknown - Click to provide data 3.1kg
Height
Unknown - Click to provide data 340mm
Depth
Unknown - Click to provide data 53mm
Width
Unknown - Click to provide data 547mm

Other Features

Power Consumption When Active
Unknown - Click to provide data 20.11W
Package Dimensions
Unknown - Click to provide data 607 x 422 x 129
Dimensions With Stand
Unknown - Click to provide data 547 x 416 x 219
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