DELL U3014 vs HP EliteDisplay E241

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DELL U3014
HP EliteDisplay E241

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Reasons For

7 Reasons For
Bigger screen size Edit
The DELL U3014 is a 30" PC monitor. That's 6" bigger than the HP EliteDisplay E241 (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.

29% brighter display brightness Edit
The DELL U3014 is a 350 cd/m² display brightness PC monitor. That's 100 cd/m² brighter than the HP EliteDisplay E241 (250 cd/m²).
A lot faster response time Edit
The DELL U3014 has a response time of 6ms, whereas the HP EliteDisplay E241 is an 8ms response time PC monitor (2ms 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.

Two DisplayPorts Edit
The number of DisplayPorts on the DELL U3014 is two, but the HP EliteDisplay E241 only has one DisplayPort.
Two more USB Type-A downstream ports Edit
The DELL U3014 has five USB Type-A downstream ports, however the HP EliteDisplay E241 only has three USB Type-A downstream ports.
10 shops are selling it
The more shops stock the product, the greater competition amongst shops to keep prices low.
Better expert reviews
The average expert review score of the DELL U3014 is 86% based on 15 reviews, but the average rating of the HP EliteDisplay E241 is 80% (based on 1 review).
3 Reasons For
80W lower maximum power consumption Edit
The HP EliteDisplay E241 has a maximum power consumption of 40W, but the DELL U3014 is a 120W maximum power consumption PC monitor (80W higher).
79% lighter Edit
The HP EliteDisplay E241 is a 4.1kg weight PC monitor. That's 3.2kg lighter than the DELL U3014 (4.1kg).
£40.06 cheaper to run
The HP EliteDisplay E241 only costs £59.12 to run over five years whereas the DELL U3014 costs £99.18 to run (68% more). Read more

Reasons Against

4 Reasons Against
Higher maximum power consumption Edit
The DELL U3014 is a 120W maximum power consumption PC monitor. That's 80W higher than the HP EliteDisplay E241 (40W).
A lot heavier Edit
The DELL U3014 has a weight of 7.4kg, but the HP EliteDisplay E241 is a 4.1kg weight PC monitor (3.2kg lighter).
Older by ten months
The DELL U3014 is ten months older than the HP EliteDisplay E241.
Higher running costs over five years by £40.06
The running costs over five years of the DELL U3014 are £99.18 which is £40.06 more than the HP EliteDisplay E241. Show assumptions.
7 Reasons Against
Smaller screen size Edit
The HP EliteDisplay E241 has a screen size of 24", but the DELL U3014 is a 30" PC monitor (6" 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.

100 cd/m² dimmer display brightness Edit
The HP EliteDisplay E241 has a display brightness of 250 cd/m², but the DELL U3014 is a 350 cd/m² display brightness PC monitor (100 cd/m² brighter).
2ms slower response time Edit
The HP EliteDisplay E241 is an 8ms response time PC monitor. That's 2ms slower than the DELL U3014 (8ms). 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 less DisplayPort Edit
The number of DisplayPorts on the HP EliteDisplay E241 is one, but the DELL U3014 only has two DisplayPorts.
Only three USB Type-A downstream ports Edit
The HP EliteDisplay E241 has three USB Type-A downstream ports, however the DELL U3014 only has five USB Type-A downstream ports.
Not as many stockists
Only 1 retailer sell the HP EliteDisplay E241, however 11 retailers sell the DELL U3014. Read more
Smaller numbers of stores reduces the chances of this PC monitor remaining in stock and also reduces the price competition amongst retailers for the product.
Lower expert review Score
The HP EliteDisplay E241 has an average expert rating of 80%, but the DELL U3014 has an average expert rating of 86% (based on 15 reviews).

Awards

4 Awards
hardwarecanucks.com: Dam Good
hardwareluxx.de: Excellent Hardware
itproportal.com: Best Buy
PC Mag: Editor's Choice
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Average Expert Rating

Average User Rating

No reviews found

Date Released

35 months Ago 24 months Ago

Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on £ 96.14
Electricity cost - standby £ 3.04
Total running cost £ 99.18
Purchase price £ 574.80
Total cost of ownership £ 673.98
Details
Electricity cost - switched on £ 56.08
Electricity cost - standby £ 3.04
Total running cost £ 59.12

Energy Efficiency Class

No data No data

Environmental Impact

0.49T
Running this PC monitor over 5 years will generate 0.49 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
13
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.
0.29T
Running this PC monitor over 5 years will generate 0.29 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
8
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.

Display

Screen Size
30"
BEST
24"
Display Resolution
 2560 x 1600
 1920 x 1200
BEST
 2560 x 1600
 1920 x 1200
Dynamic Contrast Ratio
 5000000:1
 5000000:1
BEST
Display Type
 LED
 LED
3D Compatible
 3D compatible
Unknown - Click to provide data
Graphics Resolution
 2560 x 1600 (WQXGA)
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
 1600 x 1200 (UXGA)
 1680 x 1050 (WSXGA+)
 1440 x 900 (WXGA+)
 1440 x 900
 1280 x 1024 (SXGA)
 1280 x 800 (WXGA)
 1280 x 800
 1280 x 720 (HD 720)
 1024 x 768 (XGA)
 800 x 600 (SVGA)
 640 x 480 (VGA)
BEST
 2560 x 1600 (WQXGA)
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
 1600 x 1200 (UXGA)
 1680 x 1050 (WSXGA+)
 1440 x 900 (WXGA+)
 1440 x 900
 1280 x 1024 (SXGA)
 1280 x 800 (WXGA)
 1280 x 800
 1280 x 720 (HD 720)
 1024 x 768 (XGA)
 800 x 600 (SVGA)
 640 x 480 (VGA)
HD Type
 Full HD
BEST
 Full HD
HDCP
 HDCP
 HDCP
Viewable Height
400.8mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Viewable Width
641.3mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Aspect Ratio
 16:10
 16:10
Pixel Pitch
0.25 x 0.25 0.27 x 0.27
Vertical Viewing Angle
178° 178°
Horizontal Viewing Angle
178° 178°
Typical Contrast Ratio
 1000:1
 1000:1
Display Diagonal
75.6cm Unknown - Click to provide data
Display Technology
 IPS
 IPS
Display Brightness
350 cd/m²
BEST
250 cd/m²
Response Time
6ms
BEST
8ms
Native Aspect Ratio
 16:10
 16:10
Supported Number of Colours Display
 1.073 billion colours
 1.073 billion colours

Ports & Interfaces

Audio Output Port
 Audio output port
Unknown - Click to provide data
DisplayPort
2
BEST
1
HDMI Port
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
DVI-D Port
1 1
Mini DisplayPort
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
VGA (D-Sub) Port
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
DVI Port
1 1
USB Type-A Downstream Port
5
BEST
3
USB Hub Version
 USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1)
 USB 2.0
 USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1)
 USB 2.0

Multimedia

Built-In Speaker
 Built-in speaker
Unknown - Click to provide data
Built-In Camera
 Built-in camera
Unknown - Click to provide data
Integrated TV Tuner
 Integrated TV tuner
 Integrated TV tuner

Design

Coloured Feet
 Black
 Black
Case Colour
 Black
 Black

Thin Client

Thin Client Installed
 Thin client installed
 Thin client installed

Ergonomics

Pivot Angle
Unknown - Click to provide data 0 - 90
Maximum Height Adjustment
90mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Adjustable Height
 Adjustable height
Unknown - Click to provide data
Tilt Angle
Unknown - Click to provide data -5 - 30
Tilt Adjustment
 Tilt adjustment
 Tilt adjustment
Swivelling Base
 Swivelling base
 Swivelling base
Swivel Angle Range
Unknown - Click to provide data -180 - 180
Cable Lock Slot
 Cable lock slot
 Cable lock slot
VESA Mounting
 VESA mounting
Unknown - Click to provide data
Pivoting Base
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Pivoting base
Plug and Play
 Plug and Play
Unknown - Click to provide data
Stand-By LED
 Stand-by LED
Unknown - Click to provide data
Power LED
 Power LED
Unknown - Click to provide data
LED Indicator
 LED indicator
Unknown - Click to provide data

Power

Typical Power Consumption
60W 35W
BEST
Standby Power Consumption
0.5W 0.5W
Maximum Power Consumption
120W 40W
BEST
AC Input Frequency
 50
 60
 50/60
 50
 60
 50/60
AC Input Voltage
 24
 100
 100-240
 240
 5
 90-265
 9
 90
 24
 100
 100-240
 240
 5
 90-265
 9
 90

Operational Conditions

Operating Altitude
0 - 5000 Unknown - Click to provide data
Non-Operating Altitude
0 - 10668 Unknown - Click to provide data
Relative Humidity Storage Range
5 - 90 Unknown - Click to provide data
Relative Humidity Operating Range
10 - 80 Unknown - Click to provide data
Storage Temperature Range
-20 - 60 Unknown - Click to provide data
Operating Temperature Range
0 - 40 Unknown - Click to provide data

Certificates

Certification
 TCO
BEST
 TCO
Energy Star Certificate
 Energy Star certificate
 Energy Star certificate
EPEAT Compliance
 Gold
 Gold

Weight & Dimensions

Package Weight
13.7kg Unknown - Click to provide data
Weight With Stand
10.8kg Unknown - Click to provide data
Height With Stand
572.7mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Depth With Stand
201.4mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Width With Stand
689.7mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Weight
7.4kg 4.1kg
BEST
Height
449.2mm 362.6mm
Depth
61mm 55mm
Width
689.7mm 556mm

Packaging Content

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