Asus VK228H vs Benq GL2450

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Asus VK228H
Benq GL2450

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Standard delivery: £4.19
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Standard delivery: £4.19
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Standard delivery: £3.49
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Reasons For

3 Reasons For
33% lighter Edit
The Asus VK228H is a 3.1kg weight PC monitor. That's 1kg lighter than the Benq GL2450 (4.1kg).
£10 cheaper
The Asus VK228H costs £9.57 less than the Benq GL2450.
26% cheaper to run
The Asus VK228H only costs £40.06 to run over five years but the Benq GL2450 costs £54.48 to run (36% more). Read more
5 Reasons For
2.5" bigger screen size Edit
The Benq GL2450 is a 24" PC monitor. That's 2.5" bigger than the Asus VK228H (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.

0.2W lower power consumption when in PowerSave mode Edit
The Benq GL2450 has a power consumption when in PowerSave mode of 0.3W, but the Asus VK228H is a 0.5W power consumption when in PowerSave mode PC monitor (0.2W higher).
39 shops are selling it
A greater number of sellers increases the price competition amongst retailers for the product and also increases the chances of this PC monitor remaining in stock.
Better selling
The Benq GL2450 ranks No. 130 by number of sales, whereas the Asus VK228H ranks No. 24517.
Better user reviews
Based on 745 user reviews, the average review score of the Benq GL2450 is 90%, whereas the average rating of the Asus VK228H is 84% (based on 90 reviews).

Reasons Against

6 Reasons Against
12% smaller screen size Edit
The Asus VK228H has a screen size of 21.5", however the Benq GL2450 is a 24" PC monitor (2.5" 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.

40% higher power consumption when in PowerSave mode Edit
The Asus VK228H is a 0.5W power consumption when in PowerSave mode PC monitor. That's 0.2W higher than the Benq GL2450 (0.3W).
Less retailers
Only 26 stores sells the Asus VK228H, whereas 65 retailers sell the Benq GL2450. 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.
Five months older
The Asus VK228H is older than the Benq GL2450 by five months.
Worse selling
The Asus VK228H ranks No. 24517 by sales volume, however the Benq GL2450 ranks No. 130.
Lower user review Score
The Asus VK228H's average user rating is 84%, however the Benq GL2450's is 90% (based on 745 reviews).
3 Reasons Against
1kg heavier Edit
The Benq GL2450 has a weight of 4.1kg, whereas the Asus VK228H is a 3.1kg weight PC monitor (1kg lighter).
More expensive by £10
The Benq GL2450 is £9.57 more expensive than the Asus VK228H.
£14.42 more expensive to run over five years
The running costs over five years of the Benq GL2450 are £54.48 which is £14.42 more than the Asus VK228H. Show assumptions.

Awards

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PC Advisor.co.uk: Recommended
Trusted Reviews: Recommended

Average Expert Rating

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Average User Rating

Date Released

55 months Ago 50 months Ago

Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on £ 40.06
Electricity cost - standby £ -
Total running cost £ 40.06
Purchase price £ 94.40
Total cost of ownership £ 134.46
Details
Electricity cost - switched on £ 54.48
Electricity cost - standby £ -
Total running cost £ 54.48
Purchase price £ 103.97
Total cost of ownership £ 158.45
Details

Energy Efficiency Class

No data No data

Environmental Impact

0.2T
Running this PC monitor over 5 years will generate 0.2 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
5
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.
0.27T
Running this PC monitor over 5 years will generate 0.27 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
7
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.

Display

Screen Size
21.5" 24"
BEST
Display Resolution
 1920 x 1080
 1920 x 1080
Dynamic Contrast Ratio
 80000000:1
BEST
 80000000:1
Display Type
 LCD
 LED
 LCD
 LED
BEST
3D Compatible
 3D compatible
Unknown - Click to provide data
Graphics Resolution
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
Display Surface
 Gloss
 Gloss
Video Mode
 1080p
BEST
 1080p
HD Type
 Full HD
 Full HD
HDCP
 HDCP
 HDCP
Viewable Height
Unknown - Click to provide data 298.89mm
Viewable Width
Unknown - Click to provide data 531.36mm
Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 16:9
Vertical Scan Range
50 - 76 50 - 76
Horizontal Scan Range
30 - 82 30 - 83
Pixel Pitch
0.248 x 0.248 0.276 x 0.276
Display Colour Count
16.77M Unknown - Click to provide data
Vertical Viewing Angle
160° 160°
Horizontal Viewing Angle
170° 170°
Typical Contrast Ratio
 1000:1
 1000:1
BEST
Display Diagonal
54.6cm Unknown - Click to provide data
Display Brightness
250 cd/m² 250 cd/m²
Response Time
5ms 5ms
Native Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 16:9
Supported Number of Colours Display
 16.78 million colours
 16.78 million colours

Ports & Interfaces

PC Audio in
 PC audio in
Unknown - Click to provide data
Headphone Output
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
USB 2.0 Port
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
HDMI Port
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
DVI-D Port
1 1
VGA (D-Sub) Port
1 1
USB Type-A Downstream Port
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
USB Hub Version
 USB 2.0
 USB 2.0
AC Power in Port
 AC power in port
Unknown - Click to provide data

Multimedia

Built-In Speaker
 Built-in speaker
Unknown - Click to provide data
Built-In Camera
 Built-in camera
Unknown - Click to provide data
RMS Rated Audio Power
2W Unknown - Click to provide data
Loudspeaker
2 Unknown - Click to provide data
Megapixel Count
1MP Unknown - Click to provide data
Integrated TV Tuner
 Integrated TV tuner
Unknown - Click to provide data

Design

Case Colour
 Black
 Black

Performance

Linux Operating System
 Linux operating system
Unknown - Click to provide data
Mac Operating System
 Mac operating system
Unknown - Click to provide data

Thin Client

Thin Client Installed
 Thin client installed
Unknown - Click to provide data

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

Tilt Angle
-5 - 20 -5 - 15
Wall Mountable
 Wall mountable
Unknown - Click to provide data
Cable Lock Slot
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Cable lock slot
VESA Mounting
 VESA mounting
 VESA mounting
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
On/off Switch
 On/off switch
Unknown - Click to provide data
OSD Language
Unknown - Click to provide data 17
LED Indicator
 LED indicator
Unknown - Click to provide data

Power

Power Consumption When in PowerSave Mode
0.5W 0.3W
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Power Consumption When Off
0.5W Unknown - Click to provide data
Typical Power Consumption
25W
BEST
34W
Standby Power Consumption
0.5W Unknown - Click to provide data
Input Voltage
 100 - 230
BEST
 100 - 230
AC Input Frequency
 50
 60
 50/60
 50
 60
 50/60
AC Input Voltage
 100
 230
 100-230
 100
 230
 100-230

Operational Conditions

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
 RoHS
 TCO
BEST
 RoHS
 TCO
Electromagnetic Compatibility
 FCC
 CCC
 FCC
 CCC
Safety Certification
 RoHS
 WEEE
 RoHS
 WEEE
Compliance Industry Standard
 TCO
BEST
 TCO
Energy Star Certificate
 Energy Star certificate
Unknown - Click to provide data
EPEAT Compliance
 Gold
 Gold

Weight & Dimensions

Package Weight
5.2kg Unknown - Click to provide data
Packaging Height
443mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Packaging Depth
130mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Packaging Width
566mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Height With Stand
387.22mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Depth With Stand
48.4mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Width With Stand
514.1mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Weight
3.1kg
BEST
4.1kg
Height
387.22mm 436.49mm
Depth
200.6mm 179.12mm
Width
514.1mm 579.39mm

Packaging Content

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

Other Features

HDMI
 HDMI
Unknown - Click to provide data
Product Included
1pc(s) Unknown - Click to provide data
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