Benq RL2455 vs Samsung S24B150BL

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Benq RL2455
Samsung S24B150BL

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Standard delivery: £4.19
In stock (40 available)
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FREE Standard delivery
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FREE Standard delivery
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In stock

Reasons For

10 Reasons For
0.4" bigger screen size Edit
The Benq RL2455 has a screen size of 24", but the Samsung S24B150BL is only a 23.6" PC monitor (0.4" 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.

Wider vertical viewing angle Edit
The Benq RL2455 is a 160° vertical viewing angle PC monitor. That's 95° wider than the Samsung S24B150BL (65°).
80° wider horizontal viewing angle Edit
The Benq RL2455 has a horizontal viewing angle of 170°, but the Samsung S24B150BL is only a 90° horizontal viewing angle PC monitor (80° narrower).
Slightly bigger display diagonal Edit
The Benq RL2455 has a display diagonal of 60.96cm, but the Samsung S24B150BL is only a 59.94cm display diagonal PC monitor (1.02cm smaller).
Brighter display brightness Edit
The Benq RL2455 has a display brightness of 250 cd/m², but the Samsung S24B150BL is only a 200 cd/m² display brightness PC monitor (50 cd/m² dimmer).
Four times faster response time Edit
The Benq RL2455 is a 1ms response time PC monitor. That's 4ms faster than the Samsung S24B150BL (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.

Built-in speaker Edit
The Benq RL2455 has a built-in speaker, but the Samsung S24B150BL 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.

Available from 36 shops
The more stores stock this PC monitor, the greater competition amongst stores to keep prices low.
£3.60 cheaper to run
The Benq RL2455 only costs £46.30 to run over five years whereas the Samsung S24B150BL costs £49.90 to run (8% more). Read more
User reviews are hugely better
The Benq RL2455 has an average user review score of 92%, but the Samsung S24B150BL has an average rating of 47% (based on 9 reviews).
5 Reasons For
27% lighter Edit
The Samsung S24B150BL is a 3.3kg weight PC monitor. That's 850g lighter than the Benq RL2455 (3.3kg).
93mm shorter Edit
The Samsung S24B150BL is a 342mm tall PC monitor, whereas the Benq RL2455 is a 435mm tall PC monitor (93mm taller).
136mm shallower Edit
The Samsung S24B150BL has a depth of 53mm. That's 136mm shallower than the Benq RL2455 (53mm).
A bit narrower Edit
The Samsung S24B150BL is a 569mm wide PC monitor, whereas the Benq RL2455 is a 579mm wide PC monitor (10mm wider).
£1 cheaper
The Samsung S24B150BL costs £1.17 less than the Benq RL2455.

Reasons Against

5 Reasons Against
Heavier Edit
The Benq RL2455 is a 4.1kg weight PC monitor. That's 850g heavier than the Samsung S24B150BL (3.3kg).
22% taller Edit
The Benq RL2455 has a height of 435mm, however the Samsung S24B150BL is a 342mm tall PC monitor (93mm shorter).
72% deeper Edit
Benq RL2455 is 189mm deep. That's 136mm deeper than the Samsung S24B150BL (53mm).
A little wider Edit
The Benq RL2455 has a width of 579mm, however the Samsung S24B150BL is a 569mm wide PC monitor (10mm narrower).
£1 more expensive
The Benq RL2455 is more expensive than the Samsung S24B150BL by £1.17.
11 Reasons Against
0.4" smaller screen size Edit
The Samsung S24B150BL has a screen size of 23.6", however the Benq RL2455 is a 24" PC monitor (0.4" 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.

Narrower vertical viewing angle Edit
The Samsung S24B150BL is a 65° vertical viewing angle PC monitor. That's 95° narrower than the Benq RL2455 (65°).
80° narrower horizontal viewing angle Edit
The Samsung S24B150BL has a horizontal viewing angle of 90°, however the Benq RL2455 is a 170° horizontal viewing angle PC monitor (80° wider).
A little smaller display diagonal Edit
The Samsung S24B150BL has a display diagonal of 59.94cm, however the Benq RL2455 is a 60.96cm display diagonal PC monitor (1.02cm bigger).
25% dimmer display brightness Edit
The Samsung S24B150BL has a display brightness of 200 cd/m², however the Benq RL2455 is a 250 cd/m² display brightness PC monitor (50 cd/m² brighter).
80% slower response time Edit
The Samsung S24B150BL 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 Samsung S24B150BL does not have a built-in speaker, but the Benq RL2455 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.

Less retailers
Only 1 retailer sell the Samsung S24B150BL, whereas 37 sellers sell the Benq RL2455. 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.
Over one year older
The Samsung S24B150BL is older than the Benq RL2455 by 14 months.
More expensive to run over five years by 8%
Over five years the Samsung S24B150BL costs £49.90 to run which is £3.60 more to run than the Benq RL2455. Show assumptions.
Vastly Lower user review Score
The Samsung S24B150BL's average user rating is only 47%, however the Benq RL2455's is 92% (based on 295 reviews).

Awards

1 Award
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Average Expert Rating

No reviews found

Average User Rating

Date Released

40 months Ago 54 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
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Electricity cost - switched on £ 48.07
Electricity cost - standby £ 1.83
Total running cost £ 49.90
Purchase price £ 128.82
Total cost of ownership £ 178.72
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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"
BEST
23.6"
Display Resolution
 1920 x 1080
 1920 x 1080
Dynamic Contrast Ratio
 12000000:1
BEST
 12000000:1
Display Type
 LED
 LCD
BEST
 LED
 LCD
3D Compatible
 3D compatible
 3D compatible
Graphics Resolution
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
BEST
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
Video Mode
 1080p
BEST
 1080p
HD Type
 Full HD
 Full HD
HDCP
 HDCP
 HDCP
Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 16:9
Vertical Scan Range
Unknown - Click to provide data 56 - 61
Horizontal Scan Range
Unknown - Click to provide data 30 - 75
Pixel Pitch
0.276 x 0.276 0.272 x 0.272
Display Colour Count
16.77M Unknown - Click to provide data
Vertical Viewing Angle
160°
BEST
65°
Horizontal Viewing Angle
170°
BEST
90°
Typical Contrast Ratio
 1000:1
 1000:1
Display Diagonal
60.96cm
BEST
59.94cm
Display Technology
 TN+Film
 TN+Film
Display Brightness
250 cd/m²
BEST
200 cd/m²
Response Time
1ms
BEST
5ms
Color Gamut
72% Unknown - Click to provide data
Native Aspect Ratio
 16:9
BEST
 16:9
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
HDMI Port
2 Unknown - Click to provide data
DVI-D Port
1 1
VGA (D-Sub) Port
1 1
DVI Port
1 1
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

Linux Operating System
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Linux operating system
Mac Operating System
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Mac operating system
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
Unknown - Click to provide data
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
Cable Lock Slot
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Cable lock slot
VESA Mounting
 VESA mounting
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
Unknown - Click to provide data
OSD Language
17 Unknown - Click to provide data
On Screen Menu Display
 On screen menu display
 On screen menu display

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
30W
Standby Power Consumption
0.5W 0.3W
BEST
Input Voltage
 96 - 264
BEST
 96 - 264
AC Input Frequency
 50
 60
 50/60
 50
 60
 50/60
AC Input Voltage
 90-264
 9
 90
 24
 100
 100-240
 240
 90-264
 9
 90
 24
 100
 100-240
 240

Certificates

Certification
 TCO
BEST
 TCO
Energy Star Certificate
 Energy Star certificate
 Energy Star certificate

Weight & Dimensions

Package Weight
5.7kg 5.1kg
BEST
Packaging Height
420mm 415mm
BEST
Packaging Depth
134mm 111mm
BEST
Packaging Width
650mm
BEST
692mm
Weight With Stand
4.1kg 3.6kg
BEST
Height With Stand
435mm 416mm
BEST
Depth With Stand
189mm
BEST
197mm
Width With Stand
579mm 569mm
BEST
Weight
4.1kg 3.3kg
BEST
Height
435mm 342mm
BEST
Depth
189mm 53mm
BEST
Width
579mm 569mm
BEST

Packaging Content

Quick Start Guide
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Quick start guide
Cable Included
 VGA
 AC
 VGA
 AC
BEST
Manual Included
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Manual included

Other Features

Quantity
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
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