Asus VG236 vs Benq RL2455

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Asus VG236
Benq RL2455

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Reasons For

8 Reasons For
3D compatible Edit
The Asus VG236 is a 3D compatible PC monitor, however the Benq RL2455 is not 3D compatible. Read more

Monitors that are 3D compatible are able to display 3D images. Some monitors will require you to wear special glasses to appreciate the 3D affect.

A 3D monitor allows you to view 3D content on the monitor such as 3D films, 3D games or 3D applications.

A lot brighter display brightness Edit
The Asus VG236 has a display brightness of 400 cd/m², but the Benq RL2455 is only a 250 cd/m² display brightness PC monitor (150 cd/m² dimmer).
Adjustable height Edit
The Asus VG236 has an adjustable height, whereas the Benq RL2455 does not.
Swivelling base Edit
The Asus VG236 has a swivelling base, whereas the Benq RL2455 does not have a swivelling base.
A little shorter Edit
The Asus VG236 has a height of 419.5mm, however the Benq RL2455 is a 435mm tall PC monitor (15.5mm taller).
28.8mm narrower Edit
The Asus VG236 has a width of 550.2mm, however the Benq RL2455 is a 579mm wide PC monitor (28.8mm wider).
Nine more awards
The Asus VG236 has 10 awards, however the Benq RL2455 has 1 award.
Expert reviews are appreciably better
Based on 41 reviews, the Asus VG236 has an average expert review score of 81%, but the Benq RL2455 has an average rating of 70% (based on 9 reviews).
7 Reasons For
Bigger screen size Edit
The Benq RL2455 is a 24" PC monitor. That's 1" bigger than the Asus VG236 (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.

5% bigger display diagonal Edit
The Benq RL2455 is a 60.96cm display diagonal PC monitor. That's 2.56cm bigger than the Asus VG236 (60.96cm).
Vastly faster response time Edit
The Benq RL2455 has a response time of 1ms, however the Asus VG236 is a 2ms 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.

One more HDMI port Edit
The Benq RL2455 is a two HDMI port PC monitor, whereas the Asus VG236 only has one HDMI port.
Built-in speaker Edit
The Benq RL2455 has a built-in speaker, whereas the Asus VG236 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.

2.9kg lighter Edit
The Benq RL2455 has a weight of 4.1kg, whereas the Asus VG236 is a 7kg weight PC monitor (2.9kg heavier).
61mm shallower Edit
The Benq RL2455 is a 189mm deep PC monitor, whereas the Asus VG236 is a 250mm deep PC monitor (61mm deeper).

Reasons Against

8 Reasons Against
A bit smaller screen size Edit
The Asus VG236 has a screen size of 23", but the Benq RL2455 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.

2.56cm smaller display diagonal Edit
The Asus VG236 has a display diagonal of 58.4cm, but the Benq RL2455 is a 60.96cm display diagonal PC monitor (2.56cm bigger).
Slower response time Edit
The Asus VG236 is a 2ms response time PC monitor. That's 1ms 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 Asus VG236 is one, but the Benq RL2455 only has two HDMI ports.
Does not have a built-in speaker Edit
The Asus VG236 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.

Heavier Edit
The Asus VG236 is a 7kg weight PC monitor. That's 2.9kg heavier than the Benq RL2455 (4.1kg).
Deeper Edit
Asus VG236 is 250mm deep. That's 61mm deeper than the Benq RL2455 (189mm).
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9 Reasons Against
Not 3D compatible Edit
The Benq RL2455 is not 3D compatible, whereas the Asus VG236 is 3D compatible. Read more

Monitors that are 3D compatible are able to display 3D images. Some monitors will require you to wear special glasses to appreciate the 3D affect.

A 3D monitor allows you to view 3D content on the monitor such as 3D films, 3D games or 3D applications.

Dimmer display brightness Edit
The Benq RL2455 is a 250 cd/m² display brightness PC monitor. That's 150 cd/m² dimmer than the Asus VG236 (250 cd/m²).
Does not have an adjustable height Edit
The Benq RL2455 does not have an adjustable height, but the Asus VG236 has an adjustable height.
Does not have a swivelling base Edit
The Benq RL2455 does not have a swivelling base, but the Asus VG236 does.
Taller Edit
Benq RL2455 is 435mm tall. That's 15.5mm taller than the Asus VG236 (435mm).
5% wider Edit
Benq RL2455 is 579mm wide. That's 28.8mm wider than the Asus VG236 (579mm).
Older by two months
The Benq RL2455 is two months older than the Asus VG236.
Nine less awards
The Benq RL2455 has only received 1 award, but the Asus VG236 has received 10 awards.
Expert review Rating is much Worse
The average expert rating of the Benq RL2455 is only 70%, whereas the average expert rating of the Asus VG236 is 81% (based on 41 reviews).

Awards

10 Awards
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Average Expert Rating

Average User Rating

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Date Released

38 months Ago 40 months Ago

Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on £ -
Electricity cost - standby £ -
Total running cost £ -
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

No data No data

Environmental Impact

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0.23T
Running this PC monitor over 5 years will generate 0.23 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
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To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.

Display

Screen Size
23" 24"
BEST
Display Resolution
 1920 x 1080
 1920 x 1080
Dynamic Contrast Ratio
 12000000:1
 12000000:1
BEST
Display Type
 LCD
 LED
 LCD
 LED
BEST
3D Compatible
 3D compatible
BEST
 3D compatible
Graphics Resolution
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
Video Mode
 1080p
 1080p
BEST
3D Technology
 NVIDIA 3D Vision
 NVIDIA 3D Vision
HD Type
 Full HD
 Full HD
HDCP
 HDCP
 HDCP
Digital Vertical Frequency
50 - 85 Unknown - Click to provide data
Digital Horizontal Frequency
24 - 83 Unknown - Click to provide data
Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 16:9
Pixel Pitch
0.2652 x 0.2652 0.276 x 0.276
Display Colour Count
16.77M 16.77M
Vertical Viewing Angle
160° 160°
Horizontal Viewing Angle
170° 170°
Typical Contrast Ratio
 1000:1
 1000:1
BEST
Display Diagonal
58.4cm 60.96cm
BEST
Display Technology
 TFT
 TFT
Display Brightness
400 cd/m²
BEST
250 cd/m²
Response Time
2ms 1ms
BEST
Color Gamut
Unknown - Click to provide data 72%
Native Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 16:9
BEST
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
Component Video in Port
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
HDMI Port
1 2
BEST
DVI-D Port
1 1
VGA (D-Sub) Port
Unknown - Click to provide data 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
NVIDIA 3D Vision
1 Unknown - Click to provide data

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
 Adjustable height
BEST
 Adjustable height
Tilt Angle
-5 - 15 -5 - 15
Tilt Adjustment
 Tilt adjustment
 Tilt adjustment
Swivelling Base
 Swivelling base
BEST
 Swivelling base
Wall Mountable
 Wall mountable
 Wall mountable
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
Unknown - Click to provide data
 On/off switch
OSD Language
Unknown - Click to provide data 17
On Screen Menu Display
Unknown - Click to provide data
 On screen menu display

Power

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
Unknown - Click to provide data 27W
Standby Power Consumption
2W 0.5W
BEST
Maximum Power Consumption
60W Unknown - Click to provide data
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
 TCO
 TCO
BEST
Energy Star Certificate
 Energy Star certificate
 Energy Star certificate

Weight & Dimensions

Package Weight
11.1g
BEST
5.7kg
Packaging Height
483mm 420mm
BEST
Packaging Depth
232mm 134mm
BEST
Packaging Width
625mm
BEST
650mm
Weight With Stand
Unknown - Click to provide data 4.1kg
Height With Stand
Unknown - Click to provide data 435mm
Depth With Stand
Unknown - Click to provide data 189mm
Width With Stand
Unknown - Click to provide data 579mm
Weight
7kg 4.1kg
BEST
Height
419.5mm
BEST
435mm
Depth
250mm 189mm
BEST
Width
550.2mm
BEST
579mm

Packaging Content

Quick Start Guide
 Quick start guide
Unknown - Click to provide data
Cable Included
 DVI
 AC
BEST
 DVI
 AC

Other Features

Quantity
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
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