Acer G246H vs Samsung S24C450

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Acer G246H
Samsung S24C450

Top Prices

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Standard delivery: £4.19
In stock (20 available)
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FREE Standard delivery
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Standard delivery: £109.49
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Out of stock
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In stock
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Reasons For

10 Reasons For
HDCP Edit
The Acer G246H has an HDCP, but the Samsung S24C450 does not.
Mobile High-Definition Link Edit
The Acer G246H has a mobile High-Definition Link, however the Samsung S24C450 does not have a mobile High-Definition Link.
Bigger display diagonal Edit
The Acer G246H is a 61cm display diagonal PC monitor. That's 0.039999999999999cm bigger than the Samsung S24C450 (60.96cm).
2x faster response time Edit
The Acer G246H has a response time of 2ms, whereas the Samsung S24C450 is a 5ms response time PC monitor (3ms 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.

5% shorter Edit
The Acer G246H has a height of 343mm. That's 16.35mm shorter than the Samsung S24C450 (359.35mm).
A lot shallower Edit
Acer G246H is 42mm deep, but the Samsung S24C450 is a 54.2mm deep PC monitor (12.2mm deeper).
Cheaper by £114
The Acer G246H costs £109.49, whereas the Samsung S24C450 is £223.18.
22 shops are selling it
The more shops stock the product, the greater competition amongst shops to keep prices low.
Better selling
The Acer G246H ranks No. 2539 by number of sales, but the Samsung S24C450 ranks No. 301771.
Moderately better user reviews
The average user review score of the Acer G246H is 88%, but the average rating of the Samsung S24C450 is 85% (based on 30 reviews).
4 Reasons For
6% wider horizontal viewing angle Edit
The Samsung S24C450 is a 170° horizontal viewing angle PC monitor. That's 10° wider than the Acer G246H (170°).
Adjustable height Edit
The Samsung S24C450 has an adjustable height, but the Acer G246H does not have an adjustable height.
Swivelling base Edit
The Samsung S24C450 has a swivelling base, but the Acer G246H does not have a swivelling base.
Narrower Edit
The Samsung S24C450 is a 554.8mm wide PC monitor. That's 10.2mm narrower than the Acer G246H (554.8mm).

Reasons Against

4 Reasons Against
7% narrower horizontal viewing angle Edit
The Acer G246H is a 160° horizontal viewing angle PC monitor. That's 10° narrower than the Samsung S24C450 (170°).
Does not have an adjustable height Edit
The Acer G246H does not have an adjustable height, however the Samsung S24C450 does.
Does not have a swivelling base Edit
The Acer G246H does not have a swivelling base, however the Samsung S24C450 has a swivelling base.
Wider Edit
The Acer G246H has a width of 565mm. That's 10.2mm wider than the Samsung S24C450 (554.8mm).
11 Reasons Against
Does not have an HDCP Edit
The Samsung S24C450 does not have an HDCP, but the Acer G246H has an HDCP.
Does not have a mobile High-Definition Link Edit
The Samsung S24C450 does not have a mobile High-Definition Link, however the Acer G246H has a mobile High-Definition Link.
Smaller display diagonal Edit
The Samsung S24C450 is a 60.96cm display diagonal PC monitor. That's 0.039999999999999cm smaller than the Acer G246H (60.96cm).
Hugely slower response time Edit
The Samsung S24C450 has a response time of 5ms, but the Acer G246H is a 2ms response time PC monitor (3ms 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.

5% taller Edit
The Samsung S24C450 is a 359.35mm tall PC monitor. That's 16.35mm taller than the Acer G246H (359.35mm).
23% deeper Edit
The Samsung S24C450 has a depth of 54.2mm, however the Acer G246H is a 42mm deep PC monitor (12.2mm shallower).
More expensive by £114
The Samsung S24C450 is £113.69 more expensive than the Acer G246H.
Less retailers
The Samsung S24C450 is only stocked by 3 sellers, whereas the Acer G246H is stocked by 25 sellers. Read more
Fewer numbers of shops reduces the price competition amongst retailers for the product and also reduces the chances of this PC monitor remaining in stock.
Older by seven months
The Samsung S24C450 is seven months older than the Acer G246H.
Less popular
The Samsung S24C450 is a less popular choice amongst buyers. It ranks No. 301771 by number of sales in our PC monitors, however the Acer G246H ranks No. 2539.
User review Rating is slightly Worse
The Samsung S24C450's average user score is 85%, however the Acer G246H's is 88% (based on 142 reviews).

Average Expert Rating

Average User Rating

Date Released

35 months Ago 42 months Ago

Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on £ -
Electricity cost - standby £ -
Total running cost £ -
Electricity cost - switched on £ 48.07
Electricity cost - standby £ 1.83
Total running cost £ 49.90
Purchase price £ 223.18
Total cost of ownership £ 273.08
Details

Energy Efficiency Class

No data No data

Environmental Impact

No data
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" 24"
Display Resolution
 1920 x 1080
 1920 x 1200
 1920 x 1080
 1920 x 1200
BEST
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 1200 (WUXGA)
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
 1920 x 1200 (WUXGA)
BEST
Video Mode
 1080p
 720p
 1080p
 720p
HD Type
 Full HD
 Full HD
Full HD
 Full HD
 Full HD
HDCP
 HDCP
BEST
 HDCP
Mobile High-Definition Link
 Mobile High-Definition Link
BEST
 Mobile High-Definition Link
HD-Ready
 HD-Ready
Unknown - Click to provide data
Viewable Height
Unknown - Click to provide data 324mm
Viewable Width
Unknown - Click to provide data 518.4mm
Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 16:9
Pixel Pitch
Unknown - Click to provide data 0.27 x 0.27
Display Colour Count
16.77M 16.77M
Vertical Viewing Angle
160° 160°
Horizontal Viewing Angle
160° 170°
BEST
Typical Contrast Ratio
 1000:1
 1000:1
BEST
Display Diagonal
61cm
BEST
60.96cm
Display Technology
 TN+Film
 TN+Film
Display Brightness
250 cd/m² 250 cd/m²
Response Time
2ms
BEST
5ms
Native Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 16:10
 16:9
 16:10
BEST
Supported Number of Colours Display
 16.78 million colours
 16.78 million colours
Dynamic Contrast Ratio Marketing Name
 Mega Contrast
 Mega Contrast

Ports & Interfaces

Microphone in Port
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Microphone in port
USB Version
 2.0
 2.0
Audio Output Port
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Audio output port
Audio Input Port
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Audio input port
DisplayPort
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
USB 2.0 Port
Unknown - Click to provide data 2
HDMI Port
1 1
DVI-I Port
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
DVI-D Port
1 1
VGA (D-Sub) Port
1 1
DVI Port
1 1
USB Type-A Downstream Port
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
USB Hub Version
 USB 2.0
 USB 2.0
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
RMS Rated Audio Power
Unknown - Click to provide data 2W
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

Coloured Feet
 Black
 Black
Case Colour
 Black
 Black

Performance

Integrated Card Reader
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Integrated card reader
Linux Operating System
 Linux operating system
 Linux operating system
Mac Operating System
 Mac operating system
 Mac operating system

Thin Client

Thin Client Installed
 Thin client installed
 Thin client installed

Networking

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

Ergonomics

Cable Length
Unknown - Click to provide data 1.5m
Picture-in-Picture Mode
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Picture-in-Picture mode
Electronic Programme Guide
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Electronic programme guide
Pivot Angle
Unknown - Click to provide data -45 - 45
Maximum Height Adjustment
Unknown - Click to provide data 130mm
Adjustable Height
 Adjustable height
 Adjustable height
BEST
Tilt Angle
-5 - 15 -3 - 25
Tilt Adjustment
 Tilt adjustment
 Tilt adjustment
Swivelling Base
 Swivelling base
 Swivelling base
BEST
Rotating
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Rotating
Swivel Angle Range
Unknown - Click to provide data -45 - 45
Wall Mountable
 Wall mountable
 Wall mountable
VESA Mounting
 VESA mounting
 VESA mounting
Pivoting Base
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Pivoting base
Plug and Play
 Plug and Play
 Plug and Play
Stand-By LED
 Stand-by LED
 Stand-by LED
Power LED
 Power LED
 Power LED
On/off Switch
 On/off switch
 On/off switch
On Screen Menu Display
 On screen menu display
Unknown - Click to provide data
LED Indicator
 LED indicator
 LED indicator

Power

Power Consumption When in PowerSave Mode
Unknown - Click to provide data 21W
Power Consumption When Off
0.45W Unknown - Click to provide data
Typical Power Consumption
19.8W
BEST
30W
Standby Power Consumption
0.53W 0.3W
BEST
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

Operational Conditions

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

Certificates

Certification
 MPR II
 TCO
 MPR II
 TCO
Electromagnetic Compatibility
 FCC
 KCC
 CCC
 C-Tick
 FCC
 KCC
 CCC
 C-Tick
Energy Star Certificate
 Energy Star certificate
 Energy Star certificate
EPEAT Compliance
 Gold
 Gold

Weight & Dimensions

Package Weight
Unknown - Click to provide data 6.8kg
Packaging Height
Unknown - Click to provide data 188mm
Packaging Depth
Unknown - Click to provide data 433mm
Packaging Width
Unknown - Click to provide data 628mm
Weight With Stand
3.8kg
BEST
5.1kg
Height With Stand
401mm
BEST
512.25mm
Depth With Stand
179mm
BEST
224mm
Width With Stand
565mm 554.8mm
BEST
Weight
3.5kg 3.5kg
Height
343mm
BEST
359.35mm
Depth
42mm
BEST
54.2mm
Width
565mm 554.8mm
BEST

Packaging Content

Quick Start Guide
 Quick start guide
 Quick start guide
Cable Included
 AC
 VGA
 AC
 VGA
Manual Included
 Manual included
 Manual included
Interface Adapters Included
 USB male - VGA female
 USB male - VGA female
User Guide On CD-ROM
Unknown - Click to provide data
 User guide on CD-ROM

Other Features

Connection to a PC
 Connection to a PC
Unknown - Click to provide data
HDMI
 HDMI
Unknown - Click to provide data
Screen Saving Functions
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Screen saving functions
Product Included
1pc(s) Unknown - Click to provide data
Placement
 Horizontal
 Vertical
 Horizontal/Vertical
 Horizontal
 Vertical
 Horizontal/Vertical
Quantity
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Package Dimensions
Unknown - Click to provide data 628 x 43 x 188
Dimensions With Stand
Unknown - Click to provide data 554.80 x 224 x 512.25
Dimensions
Unknown - Click to provide data 554.8 x 54.2 x 359.35
Power Cord Included
 Power cord included
Unknown - Click to provide data
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