Acer S271HL vs Benq RL2455

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Acer S271HL
Benq RL2455

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Reasons For

7 Reasons For
Bigger screen size Edit
The Acer S271HL has a screen size of 27", but the Benq RL2455 is only a 24" PC monitor (3" smaller). 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.

Bigger display diagonal Edit
The Acer S271HL has a display diagonal of 68.6cm, but the Benq RL2455 is only a 60.96cm display diagonal PC monitor (7.64cm smaller).
Brighter display brightness Edit
The Acer S271HL has a display brightness of 300 cd/m², but the Benq RL2455 is only a 250 cd/m² display brightness PC monitor (50 cd/m² dimmer).
Lighter Edit
The Acer S271HL is a 3.4kg weight PC monitor. That's 700g lighter than the Benq RL2455 (4.1kg).
17% shorter Edit
The Acer S271HL has a height of 373mm, however the Benq RL2455 is a 435mm tall PC monitor (62mm taller).
4x shallower Edit
Acer S271HL is 41mm deep. That's 148mm shallower than the Benq RL2455 (189mm).
£4.96 cheaper to run
The Acer S271HL is £4.96 cheaper to run than the Benq RL2455 over five years. Read more
10 Reasons For
HDCP Edit
The Benq RL2455 has an HDCP, but the Acer S271HL does not have an HDCP.
Hugely wider vertical viewing angle Edit
The Benq RL2455 has a vertical viewing angle of 160°, but the Acer S271HL is only a 15° vertical viewing angle PC monitor (145° narrower).
2x wider horizontal viewing angle Edit
The Benq RL2455 is a 170° horizontal viewing angle PC monitor. That's 175° wider than the Acer S271HL (170°).
Faster response time Edit
The Benq RL2455 has a response time of 1ms, whereas the Acer S271HL is a 6ms response time PC monitor (5ms 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.

One more HDMI port Edit
The number of HDMI ports on the Benq RL2455 is two, but the Acer S271HL only has one HDMI port.
Built-in speaker Edit
The Benq RL2455 has a built-in speaker, but the Acer S271HL does not. 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.

8% narrower Edit
The Benq RL2455 has a width of 579mm. That's 44mm narrower than the Acer S271HL (579mm).
Cheaper by £36
The Benq RL2455 costs £129.99, whereas the Acer S271HL is £165.66.
35 shops are selling it
The more sellers stock the product, the greater competition amongst sellers to keep prices low.
A little better user reviews
Based on 295 user reviews, the average review score of the Benq RL2455 is 92%, but the average rating of the Acer S271HL is 91% (based on 45 reviews).

Reasons Against

10 Reasons Against
Does not have an HDCP Edit
The Acer S271HL does not have an HDCP, whereas the Benq RL2455 has an HDCP.
145° narrower vertical viewing angle Edit
The Acer S271HL is a 15° vertical viewing angle PC monitor. That's 145° narrower than the Benq RL2455 (160°).
Narrower horizontal viewing angle Edit
The Acer S271HL has a horizontal viewing angle of -5°, but the Benq RL2455 is a 170° horizontal viewing angle PC monitor (175° wider).
Slower response time Edit
The Acer S271HL is a 6ms response time PC monitor. That's 5ms slower than the Benq RL2455 (1ms). 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.

Only one HDMI port Edit
The number of HDMI ports on the Acer S271HL is one, but the Benq RL2455 only has two HDMI ports.
Does not have a built-in speaker Edit
The Acer S271HL does not have a built-in speaker, whereas 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.

44mm wider Edit
The Acer S271HL has a width of 623mm, however the Benq RL2455 is a 579mm wide PC monitor (44mm narrower).
£36 more expensive
The Acer S271HL is more expensive than the Benq RL2455 by £35.67.
Not as many stockists
Only 2 shops sells the Acer S271HL, however 37 stores sell the Benq RL2455. Read more
Smaller numbers of retailers reduces the chances of this PC monitor remaining in stock and also reduces the price competition amongst retailers for the product.
A little Lower user review Score
The Acer S271HL has an average user rating of 91%, but the Benq RL2455 has an average user rating of 92% (based on 295 reviews).
8 Reasons Against
Smaller screen size Edit
The Benq RL2455 is a 24" PC monitor. That's 3" smaller than the Acer S271HL (24"). 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.

Smaller display diagonal Edit
The Benq RL2455 is a 60.96cm display diagonal PC monitor. That's 7.64cm smaller than the Acer S271HL (60.96cm).
Dimmer display brightness Edit
The Benq RL2455 is a 250 cd/m² display brightness PC monitor. That's 50 cd/m² dimmer than the Acer S271HL (250 cd/m²).
Heavier Edit
The Benq RL2455 has a weight of 4.1kg, but the Acer S271HL is a 3.4kg weight PC monitor (700g lighter).
15% taller Edit
The Benq RL2455 has a height of 435mm. That's 62mm taller than the Acer S271HL (435mm).
148mm deeper Edit
Benq RL2455 is 189mm deep, but the Acer S271HL is a 41mm deep PC monitor (148mm shallower).
Older by over one year
The Benq RL2455 is 15 months older than the Acer S271HL.
£4.96 more expensive to run over five years
Over five years the running costs of the Benq RL2455 are £46.30 which is £4.96 more than the Acer S271HL. Show assumptions.

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Date Released

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Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on £ 41.34
Electricity cost - standby £ -
Total running cost £ 41.34
Purchase price £ 165.66
Total cost of ownership £ 207.00
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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
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Energy Efficiency Class

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Environmental Impact

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.
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.

Display

Screen Size
27"
BEST
24"
Display Resolution
 1920 x 1080
 1920 x 1080
Dynamic Contrast Ratio
 100000000:1
BEST
 100000000:1
Display Type
 LED
 LED
3D Compatible
 3D compatible
 3D compatible
Graphics Resolution
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
Video Mode
 1080p
 1080p
BEST
HD Type
 Full HD
 Full HD
HDCP
 HDCP
 HDCP
BEST
Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 16:9
Pixel Pitch
Unknown - Click to provide data 0.276 x 0.276
Display Colour Count
Unknown - Click to provide data 16.77M
Vertical Viewing Angle
15° 160°
BEST
Horizontal Viewing Angle
-5° 170°
BEST
Typical Contrast Ratio
 1000:1
 1000:1
BEST
Display Diagonal
68.6cm
BEST
60.96cm
Display Technology
 VA
 VA
Display Brightness
300 cd/m²
BEST
250 cd/m²
Response Time
6ms 1ms
BEST
Color Gamut
Unknown - Click to provide data 72%
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
Audio Input Port
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Audio input port
HDMI Port
1 2
BEST
DVI-D Port
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
VGA (D-Sub) Port
1 1
DVI Port
1 1
AC Power in Port
Unknown - Click to provide data
 AC power in port

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
Built-In Subwoofer
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Built-in subwoofer

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

Ergonomics

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

Power

Energy Efficiency Class
 C
BEST
 C
Power Consumption When in PowerSave Mode
Unknown - Click to provide data 0.5W
Power Consumption When Off
Unknown - Click to provide data 0.5W
Typical Power Consumption
25.8W
BEST
27W
Standby Power Consumption
Unknown - Click to provide data 0.5W
Input Voltage
 96 - 264
 96 - 264
BEST
AC Input Frequency
 50
 60
 50/60
 50
 60
 50/60
AC Input Voltage
 90-264
 9
 90
 90-264
 9
 90

Certificates

Certification
 MPR II
 TCO
 MPR II
 TCO
Energy Star Certificate
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Energy Star certificate

Weight & Dimensions

Package Weight
Unknown - Click to provide data 5.7kg
Packaging Height
Unknown - Click to provide data 420mm
Packaging Depth
Unknown - Click to provide data 134mm
Packaging Width
Unknown - Click to provide data 650mm
Weight With Stand
3.9kg
BEST
4.1kg
Height With Stand
432mm
BEST
435mm
Depth With Stand
174mm
BEST
189mm
Width With Stand
623mm 579mm
BEST
Weight
3.4kg
BEST
4.1kg
Height
373mm
BEST
435mm
Depth
41mm
BEST
189mm
Width
623mm 579mm
BEST

Packaging Content

Cable Included
 VGA
 HDMI
 DVI
BEST
 VGA
 HDMI
 DVI

Other Features

Quantity
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
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