Asus VX239H vs Samsung S27E391H

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Asus VX239H
Samsung S27E391H

Top Prices

Amazon UK
Standard delivery: £6.90
In stock
Laptops Direct
Standard delivery: £9.95
Ebuyer
Standard delivery: £4.19
In stock, only 2 left!
CompAdvance
Out of stock
Amazon UK
Standard delivery: £6.90
In stock
Misco
Standard delivery: £14.39
Ex Demo Hut
Out of stock

Reasons For

5 Reasons For
One more HDMI port Edit
The number of HDMI ports on the Asus VX239H is two, but the Samsung S27E391H only has one HDMI port.
Cheaper by £44
The Asus VX239H costs £139.20, whereas the Samsung S27E391H is £183.07.
23 shops are selling it
The more sellers stock the product, the greater competition amongst sellers to keep prices low.
Better selling
The Asus VX239H ranks No. 11771 by number of sales, but the Samsung S27E391H ranks No. 18576.
A bit better user reviews
Based on 204 reviews, the average user review score of the Asus VX239H is 88%, but the average rating of the Samsung S27E391H is 86% (based on 104 reviews).
4 Reasons For
Bigger screen size Edit
The Samsung S27E391H is a 27" PC monitor. That's 4" bigger than the Asus VX239H (27"). 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.

Brighter display brightness Edit
The Samsung S27E391H is a 300 cd/m² display brightness PC monitor. That's 50 cd/m² brighter than the Asus VX239H (300 cd/m²).
1ms faster response time Edit
The Samsung S27E391H has a response time of 4ms, whereas the Asus VX239H is a 5ms response time PC monitor (1ms 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.

£22.21 cheaper to run
Over five years the Samsung S27E391H only costs £41.89 to run whereas the Asus VX239H costs £64.10 to run (53% more). Read more

Reasons Against

5 Reasons Against
Smaller screen size Edit
The Asus VX239H is a 23" PC monitor. That's 4" smaller than the Samsung S27E391H (27"). 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.

Dimmer display brightness Edit
The Asus VX239H is a 250 cd/m² display brightness PC monitor. That's 50 cd/m² dimmer than the Samsung S27E391H (300 cd/m²).
1ms slower response time Edit
The Asus VX239H has a response time of 5ms, whereas the Samsung S27E391H is a 4ms response time PC monitor (1ms 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.

Older by two months
The Asus VX239H is two months older than the Samsung S27E391H.
£22.21 more expensive to run over five years
The running costs over five years of the Asus VX239H are £64.10 which is £22.21 more than the Samsung S27E391H. Show assumptions.
5 Reasons Against
One less HDMI port Edit
The number of HDMI ports on the Samsung S27E391H is one, but the Asus VX239H only has two HDMI ports.
More expensive by £44
The Samsung S27E391H is £43.87 more expensive than the Asus VX239H.
Not as many stockists
The Samsung S27E391H is only stocked by 13 stores, however the Asus VX239H is stocked by 36 stores. Read more
Fewer numbers of sellers reduces the chances of the product remaining in stock and also reduces the price competition amongst retailers for this PC monitor.
Less popular
The Samsung S27E391H is a less popular choice amongst buyers. It ranks No. 18576 by number of sales in our PC monitors, but the Asus VX239H ranks No. 11771.
User review Rating is a little Worse
The Samsung S27E391H has an average user score of 86%, but the Asus VX239H has an average user rating of 88% (based on 204 reviews).

Awards

1 Award
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Average Expert Rating

No reviews found

Average User Rating

Date Released

23 months Ago 22 months Ago

Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on £ 64.10
Electricity cost - standby £ -
Total running cost £ 64.10
Purchase price £ 139.20
Total cost of ownership £ 203.30
Details
Electricity cost - switched on £ 40.06
Electricity cost - standby £ 1.83
Total running cost £ 41.89
Purchase price £ 183.07
Total cost of ownership £ 224.96
Details

Energy Efficiency Class

No data No data

Environmental Impact

0.32T
Running this PC monitor over 5 years will generate 0.32 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
8
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.
0.21T
Running this PC monitor over 5 years will generate 0.21 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
5
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.

Display

Screen Size
23" 27"
BEST
Display Resolution
 1920 x 1080
 1920 x 1080
Dynamic Contrast Ratio
 80000000:1
BEST
 80000000:1
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)
Video Mode
 1080p
 1080p
HD Type
 Full HD
 Full HD
HDCP
 HDCP
Unknown - Click to provide data
SRGB Display Feature
 SRGB display feature
Unknown - Click to provide data
Digital Vertical Frequency
56 - 76 Unknown - Click to provide data
Digital Horizontal Frequency
30 - 80 Unknown - Click to provide data
Viewable Height
Unknown - Click to provide data 336.3mm
Viewable Width
Unknown - Click to provide data 597.9mm
Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 16:9
Vertical Scan Range
56 - 76 Unknown - Click to provide data
Horizontal Scan Range
30 - 80 Unknown - Click to provide data
Pixel Pitch
0.2652 x 0.2652 0.3114 x 0.3114
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
BEST
Display Diagonal
58.4cm Unknown - Click to provide data
Display Technology
 IPS
 IPS
Display Brightness
250 cd/m² 300 cd/m²
BEST
Response Time
5ms 4ms
BEST
Native Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 16:9
Supported Number of Colours Display
 16.78 million colours
 16.78 million colours
Dynamic Contrast Ratio Marketing Name
 Mega Contrast
 Mega Contrast

Ports & Interfaces

PC Audio in
 PC audio in
Unknown - Click to provide data
Headphone Output
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
HDMI Port
2
BEST
1
VGA (D-Sub) Port
1 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
2W Unknown - Click to provide data
Loudspeaker
2 Unknown - Click to provide data
Integrated TV Tuner
 Integrated TV tuner
Unknown - Click to provide data

Design

Case Colour
 Black
 Black

Performance

Integrated Card Reader
 Integrated card reader
Unknown - Click to provide data
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
 Ethernet LAN port
WiFi
 WiFi
 WiFi
Bluetooth
 Bluetooth
 Bluetooth

Ergonomics

Adjustable Height
 Adjustable height
Unknown - Click to provide data
Tilt Angle
-5 - 20 -2 - 15
Tilt Adjustment
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Tilt adjustment
Swivelling Base
 Swivelling base
Unknown - Click to provide data
Pivoting Base
 Pivoting base
Unknown - Click to provide data
Plug and Play
 Plug and Play
 Plug and Play
Stand-By LED
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Stand-by LED
Power LED
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Power LED
On/off Switch
 On/off switch
 On/off switch
LED Indicator
Unknown - Click to provide data
 LED indicator

Power

Energy Efficiency Class
 A+
 A+
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
40W 25W
BEST
Standby Power Consumption
Unknown - Click to provide data 0.3W
Annual Energy Consumption
Unknown - Click to provide data 37kWh
Maximum Power Consumption
Unknown - Click to provide data 29W
Input Voltage
 100 - 240
BEST
 100 - 240
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

Relative Humidity Operating Range
Unknown - Click to provide data 10 - 80
Operating Temperature Range
Unknown - Click to provide data 10 - 40

Certificates

Certification
 RoHS
BEST
 RoHS
Energy Star Certificate
 Energy Star certificate
 Energy Star certificate

Weight & Dimensions

Package Weight
5.7kg
BEST
6.7kg
Packaging Height
493mm 120mm
BEST
Packaging Depth
125mm
BEST
442mm
Packaging Width
600mm
BEST
703mm
Weight With Stand
3.8kg
BEST
5.1kg
Height With Stand
389.8mm
BEST
452.9mm
Depth With Stand
210.1mm 181.9mm
BEST
Width With Stand
532.9mm
BEST
626mm
Weight
Unknown - Click to provide data 4.6kg
Height
Unknown - Click to provide data 377.2mm
Depth
Unknown - Click to provide data 70.8mm
Width
Unknown - Click to provide data 626mm

Packaging Content

Quick Start Guide
 Quick start guide
 Quick start guide
Cable Included
 VGA
 HDMI
 DVI
 AC
 VGA
 HDMI
 DVI
 AC
AC Adapter Included
 AC adapter included
Unknown - Click to provide data
User Guide On CD-ROM
Unknown - Click to provide data
 User guide on CD-ROM
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