DELL U2715H vs Samsung S27D850T

(138)
(25)
DELL U2715H
Samsung S27D850T

Top Prices

Laptops Direct
Standard delivery: £9.95
Amazon UK
FREE Standard delivery
In stock
Novatech
FREE Standard delivery
In stock
CompAdvance
Out of stock
Ebuyer
Standard delivery: £4.19
In stock, only 3 left!
Amazon UK
FREE Standard delivery
In stock
Ebuyer Business
Standard delivery: £4.19
In stock, only 2 left!
9 to 5 Supplies
Delivery unknown
In stock

Reasons For

16 Reasons For
1% bigger viewable height Edit
The DELL U2715H is a 335.66mm viewable height PC monitor. That's 0.060000000000002mm bigger than the Samsung S27D850T (335.6mm).
A little bigger viewable width Edit
The DELL U2715H has a viewable width of 596.74mm, but the Samsung S27D850T is only a 596.7mm viewable width PC monitor (0.039999999999964mm smaller).
One more DisplayPort Edit
The DELL U2715H is a two DisplayPort PC monitor, whereas the Samsung S27D850T only has one DisplayPort.
Six USB 3.0 ports Edit
The number of USB 3.0 ports on the DELL U2715H is six, but the Samsung S27D850T only has four USB 3.0 ports. Read more

USB 2.0 ports are used to connect peripherals such as a kayboard, mouse, or external drive to your computer via your monitor. The USB 2.0 port can also be used for USB flash drives.

Two HDMI ports Edit
The DELL U2715H is a two HDMI port PC monitor, whereas the Samsung S27D850T only has one HDMI port.
Two more USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A ports Edit
The DELL U2715H is a six USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A port PC monitor, whereas the Samsung S27D850T only has four USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A ports.
Six USB Type-A downstream ports Edit
The number of USB Type-A downstream ports on the DELL U2715H is six, but the Samsung S27D850T only has four USB Type-A downstream ports.
Cable lock slot Edit
The DELL U2715H has a cable lock slot, however the Samsung S27D850T does not.
2W lower maximum power consumption Edit
The DELL U2715H has a maximum power consumption of 88W, whereas the Samsung S27D850T is a 90W maximum power consumption PC monitor (2W higher).
Lighter Edit
The DELL U2715H is a 4.9kg weight PC monitor. That's 2.2kg lighter than the Samsung S27D850T (7.1kg).
A bit shorter Edit
DELL U2715H is 363.4mm tall, but the Samsung S27D850T is a 376.4mm tall PC monitor (13mm taller).
Shallower Edit
The DELL U2715H is a 46.4mm deep PC monitor. That's 19.7mm shallower than the Samsung S27D850T (66.1mm).
14.7mm narrower Edit
DELL U2715H is 612.7mm wide, but the Samsung S27D850T is a 627.4mm wide PC monitor (14.7mm wider).
Available from 14 shops
A greater number of retailers increases the price competition amongst retailers for this PC monitor and also increases the chances of the product remaining in stock.
Cheaper to run by £78.21
The DELL U2715H is £78.21 cheaper to run than the Samsung S27D850T over five years. Read more
User reviews are better
Based on 134 user reviews, the DELL U2715H has an average review score of 94%, whereas the Samsung S27D850T has an average rating of 86% (based on 16 reviews).
4 Reasons For
More display colour count Edit
The Samsung S27D850T is a 1,060M display colours PC monitor. That's 1,043.23M more than the DELL U2715H (1,060M).
Faster response time Edit
The Samsung S27D850T is a 5ms response time PC monitor. That's 1ms faster than the DELL U2715H (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.

£72 cheaper
The Samsung S27D850T costs £71.93 less than the DELL U2715H.
Expert reviews are better
Based on 9 expert reviews, the Samsung S27D850T has an average review score of 85%, however the DELL U2715H has an average rating of 80% (based on 4 reviews).

Reasons Against

4 Reasons Against
Sixty-three times less display colour count Edit
DELL U2715H is only 16.77M display colours. That's 1,043.23M less than the Samsung S27D850T (1,060M).
17% slower response time Edit
The DELL U2715H is a 6ms response time PC monitor. That's 1ms slower than the Samsung S27D850T (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.

£72 more expensive
The DELL U2715H is more expensive than the Samsung S27D850T by £71.93.
Lower expert review Score
The average expert rating of the DELL U2715H is 80%, whereas the average expert rating of the Samsung S27D850T is 85% (based on 9 reviews).
17 Reasons Against
1% smaller viewable height Edit
The Samsung S27D850T is a 335.6mm viewable height PC monitor. That's 0.060000000000002mm smaller than the DELL U2715H (335.6mm).
Moderately smaller viewable width Edit
The Samsung S27D850T has a viewable width of 596.7mm, whereas the DELL U2715H is a 596.74mm viewable width PC monitor (0.039999999999964mm bigger).
One less DisplayPort Edit
The Samsung S27D850T has one DisplayPort, however the DELL U2715H only has two DisplayPorts.
Only four USB 3.0 ports Edit
The Samsung S27D850T is a four USB 3.0 port PC monitor, whereas the DELL U2715H only has six USB 3.0 ports. Read more

USB 2.0 ports are used to connect peripherals such as a kayboard, mouse, or external drive to your computer via your monitor. The USB 2.0 port can also be used for USB flash drives.

Only one HDMI port Edit
The Samsung S27D850T has one HDMI port, however the DELL U2715H only has two HDMI ports.
Two less USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A ports Edit
The Samsung S27D850T has four USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A ports, however the DELL U2715H only has six USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A ports.
Only four USB Type-A downstream ports Edit
The Samsung S27D850T is a four USB Type-A downstream port PC monitor, whereas the DELL U2715H only has six USB Type-A downstream ports.
Does not have a cable lock slot Edit
The Samsung S27D850T does not have a cable lock slot, whereas the DELL U2715H has a cable lock slot.
2W higher maximum power consumption Edit
The Samsung S27D850T has a maximum power consumption of 90W, however the DELL U2715H is an 88W maximum power consumption PC monitor (2W lower).
Heavier Edit
The Samsung S27D850T is a 7.1kg weight PC monitor. That's 2.2kg heavier than the DELL U2715H (7.1kg).
Marginally taller Edit
The Samsung S27D850T is a 376.4mm tall PC monitor, whereas the DELL U2715H is a 363.4mm tall PC monitor (13mm shorter).
Deeper Edit
The Samsung S27D850T has a depth of 66.1mm. That's 19.7mm deeper than the DELL U2715H (66.1mm).
14.7mm wider Edit
The Samsung S27D850T is a 627.4mm wide PC monitor, whereas the DELL U2715H is a 612.7mm wide PC monitor (14.7mm narrower).
Less retailers
Only 29 sellers sells the Samsung S27D850T, whereas 43 shops sell the DELL U2715H. Read more
Smaller numbers of retailers reduces the price competition amongst retailers for this PC monitor and also reduces the chances of the product remaining in stock.
Five months older
The Samsung S27D850T is older than the DELL U2715H by five months.
129% higher running costs over five years
Over five years the Samsung S27D850T costs £138.94 to run which is £78.21 more to run than the DELL U2715H. Show assumptions.
Lower user review Score
The Samsung S27D850T's average user rating is 86%, however the DELL U2715H's is 94% (based on 134 reviews).

Awards

No awards found 2 Awards
altomdata.dk: Recommended
vido.com.ua: Recommended

Average Expert Rating

Average User Rating

Date Released

25 months Ago 30 months Ago

Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on £ 57.69
Electricity cost - standby £ 3.04
Total running cost £ 60.73
Purchase price £ 387.97
Total cost of ownership £ 448.70
Details
Electricity cost - switched on £ 136.20
Electricity cost - standby £ 2.74
Total running cost £ 138.94
Purchase price £ 316.04
Total cost of ownership £ 454.98
Details

Energy Efficiency Class

No data

Environmental Impact

0.3T
Running this PC monitor over 5 years will generate 0.3 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
8
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.
0.69T
Running this PC monitor over 5 years will generate 0.69 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
18
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.

Display

Screen Size
27" 27"
Dynamic Contrast Ratio
 2000000:1
BEST
 2000000:1
Display Type
 LED
 LED
3D Compatible
 3D compatible
 3D compatible
Graphics Resolution
 2560 x 1440
 2560 x 1440
Display Surface
 Matt
 Matt
Video Mode
 1080p
 720p
 480p
BEST
 1080p
 720p
 480p
HD Type
 Wide Quad HD
 Wide Quad HD
Mobile High-Definition Link
 Mobile High-Definition Link
Unknown - Click to provide data
Viewable Size Diagonal
Unknown - Click to provide data 685.8mm
Viewable Height
335.66mm
BEST
335.6mm
Viewable Width
596.74mm
BEST
596.7mm
Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 16:9
Pixel Pitch
0.2331 x 0.2331 0.2331 x 0.2331
Display Colour Count
16.77M 1,060M
BEST
Vertical Viewing Angle
178° 178°
Horizontal Viewing Angle
178° 178°
Typical Contrast Ratio
 1000:1
 1000:1
Display Diagonal
68.58cm 68.58cm
Display Technology
 IPS
 IPS
Display Brightness
350 cd/m² 350 cd/m²
Response Time
6ms 5ms
BEST
Color Gamut
99% Unknown - Click to provide data
SmartResponse
6ms Unknown - Click to provide data
Screen Shape
 Flat
 Flat
Native Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 16:9
Supported Number of Colours Display
 16.78 million colours
 1.073 billion colours
 16.78 million colours
 1.073 billion colours
Dynamic Contrast Ratio Marketing Name
 Mega Contrast
 Mega Contrast
Display Brightness (min)
Unknown - Click to provide data 280
Maximum Refresh Rate
Unknown - Click to provide data 60Hz

Ports & Interfaces

DC-In Jack
Unknown - Click to provide data
 DC-in jack
Headphone Out Port
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Headphone out port
Headphone Output
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
USB Version
 3.1
 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1)
 3.0
 3.1
 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1)
 3.0
Audio Output Port
 Audio output port
 Audio output port
Audio Input Port
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Audio input port
DisplayPort
2
BEST
1
USB 3.0 Port
6
BEST
4
HDMI Port
2
BEST
1
Mini DisplayPort
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
DVI Port
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Port
6
BEST
4
USB Type-A Downstream Port
6
BEST
4
USB Hub Version
 USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1)
 USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1)
Upstream Port
1 1
Built-In USB Hub
 Built-in USB hub
 Built-in USB hub
AC Power in Port
 AC power in port
 AC power in port

Multimedia

Built-In Speaker
 Built-in speaker
 Built-in speaker
Built-In Camera
 Built-in camera
 Built-in camera
Integrated TV Tuner
 Integrated TV tuner
 Integrated TV tuner

Design

Coloured Feet
 Silver
 Silver
Case Colour
 Silver
 Silver

Performance

Mac Operating System
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Mac operating system
Windows Operating System
 Windows 8
 Windows 8.1
 Windows 8.1 x64
 Windows 8.1 Pro
 Windows 8.1 Pro x64
 Windows 8.1 Enterprise
 Windows 8.1 Enterprise x64
 Windows 8
 Windows 8.1
 Windows 8.1 x64
 Windows 8.1 Pro
 Windows 8.1 Pro x64
 Windows 8.1 Enterprise
 Windows 8.1 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
Pivot Angle
90 - 90 Unknown - Click to provide data
Maximum Height Adjustment
Unknown - Click to provide data 130mm
Adjustable Height
 Adjustable height
 Adjustable height
Tilt Angle
5 - 21 -5 - 20
Tilt Adjustment
 Tilt adjustment
 Tilt adjustment
Swivelling Base
 Swivelling base
 Swivelling base
Swivel Angle Range
45 - 45 -30 - 30
Wall Mountable
 Wall mountable
 Wall mountable
Cable Lock Slot
 Cable lock slot
BEST
 Cable lock slot
VESA Mounting
 VESA mounting
 VESA mounting
Pivoting Base
 Pivoting base
 Pivoting base
Plug and Play
Unknown - Click to provide data
 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
 LED indicator
 LED indicator

Power

Current Rating
1.5A Unknown - Click to provide data
Energy Efficiency Class
 C
 C
BEST
Power Consumption When in PowerSave Mode
Unknown - Click to provide data 33W
Power Consumption When Off
Unknown - Click to provide data 0.45W
Typical Power Consumption
36W
BEST
85W
Standby Power Consumption
0.5W 0.45W
BEST
Annual Energy Consumption
Unknown - Click to provide data 67kWh
Maximum Power Consumption
88W
BEST
90W
Input Voltage
 100 - 240
 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
Power Consumption (DPMS)
Unknown - Click to provide data 0.45

Operational Conditions

Relative Humidity Range
Unknown - Click to provide data 5 - 90
Operating Altitude
0 - 5000 Unknown - Click to provide data
Non-Operating Altitude
0 - 12192 Unknown - Click to provide data
Relative Humidity Storage Range
5 - 90 Unknown - Click to provide data
Relative Humidity Operating Range
10 - 80 10 - 80
Storage Temperature Range
-20 - 60 Unknown - Click to provide data
Operating Temperature Range
0 - 40 10 - 40

Certificates

Certification
 RoHS
 TCO
BEST
 RoHS
 TCO
Electromagnetic Compatibility
 CE
 FCC
 KCC
 CCC
 GB
 VCCI
 C-Tick
 CE
 FCC
 KCC
 CCC
 GB
 VCCI
 C-Tick
Energy Star Certificate
 Energy Star certificate
 Energy Star certificate
EPEAT Compliance
 Gold
 Gold

Weight & Dimensions

Package Weight
10.5kg
BEST
13.6kg
Packaging Height
Unknown - Click to provide data 469mm
Packaging Depth
Unknown - Click to provide data 354mm
Packaging Width
Unknown - Click to provide data 798mm
Weight With Stand
Unknown - Click to provide data 10kg
Height With Stand
524.9mm
BEST
596.3mm
Depth With Stand
205mm
BEST
280mm
Width With Stand
612.7mm
BEST
627.4mm
Weight
4.9kg
BEST
7.1kg
Height
363.4mm
BEST
376.4mm
Depth
46.4mm
BEST
66.1mm
Width
612.7mm
BEST
627.4mm

Packaging Content

Quick Start Guide
 Quick start guide
 Quick start guide
Cable Included
 USB
 AC
 HDMI
 DVI
 DisplayPort
 USB
 AC
 HDMI
 DVI
 DisplayPort
Manual Included
 Manual included
 Manual included
Stand Included
 Stand included
Unknown - Click to provide data
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

Technical Details

Game Mode
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Game mode
Samsung Magic Function
Unknown - Click to provide data MagicBright3, Magic Upscale
ECO Mode
Unknown - Click to provide data
 ECO mode
Light Sensor
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Sleep Timer
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
No Flickering
Unknown - Click to provide data
 No flickering
Feedback