Acer G246H vs Hannspree HS221HPB

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Acer G246H
Hannspree HS221HPB

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Reasons For

7 Reasons For
Bigger screen size Edit
The Acer G246H has a screen size of 24", but the Hannspree HS221HPB is only a 21.5" PC monitor (2.5" smaller). 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.

Bigger display diagonal Edit
The Acer G246H has a display diagonal of 61cm, but the Hannspree HS221HPB is only a 54.6cm display diagonal PC monitor (6.4cm smaller).
Significantly faster response time Edit
The Acer G246H is a 2ms response time PC monitor. That's 3ms faster than the Hannspree HS221HPB (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.

0.05W lower power consumption when off Edit
The Acer G246H has a power consumption when off of 0.45W, whereas the Hannspree HS221HPB is a 0.5W power consumption when off PC monitor (0.05W higher).
Lighter Edit
The Acer G246H is a 3.5kg weight PC monitor. That's 1.2kg lighter than the Hannspree HS221HPB (4.7kg).
Available from 18 shops
The more retailers stock this PC monitor, the greater competition amongst retailers to keep prices low.
£16.58 cheaper to run
The Acer G246H is £16.58 cheaper to run than the Hannspree HS221HPB over five years. Read more
5 Reasons For
11% wider vertical viewing angle Edit
The Hannspree HS221HPB has a vertical viewing angle of 178°, however the Acer G246H is only a 160° vertical viewing angle PC monitor (18° narrower).
5% wider horizontal viewing angle Edit
The Hannspree HS221HPB is a 178° horizontal viewing angle PC monitor. That's 8° wider than the Acer G246H (178°).
Built-in speaker Edit
The Hannspree HS221HPB has a built-in speaker, however the Acer G246H does not have a built-in speaker. 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.

Cheaper by £5
The Hannspree HS221HPB costs £5 less than the Acer G246H.
Better user reviews
The average user review score of the Hannspree HS221HPB is 93% based on 3 reviews, however the average rating of the Acer G246H is 88% (based on 143 reviews).

Reasons Against

6 Reasons Against
Narrower vertical viewing angle Edit
The Acer G246H is a 160° vertical viewing angle PC monitor. That's 18° narrower than the Hannspree HS221HPB (178°).
A little narrower horizontal viewing angle Edit
The Acer G246H has a horizontal viewing angle of 170°, but the Hannspree HS221HPB is a 178° horizontal viewing angle PC monitor (8° wider).
Does not have a built-in speaker Edit
The Acer G246H does not have a built-in speaker, whereas the Hannspree HS221HPB 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.

£5 more expensive
The Acer G246H is more expensive than the Hannspree HS221HPB by £5.
Six months older
The Acer G246H is older than the Hannspree HS221HPB by six months.
Lower user review Score
The Acer G246H has an average user rating of 88%, but the Hannspree HS221HPB has an average user rating of 93% (based on 3 reviews).
7 Reasons Against
12% smaller screen size Edit
The Hannspree HS221HPB is a 21.5" PC monitor. That's 2.5" smaller than the Acer G246H (21.5"). 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.

12% smaller display diagonal Edit
The Hannspree HS221HPB is a 54.6cm display diagonal PC monitor. That's 6.4cm smaller than the Acer G246H (54.6cm).
Hugely slower response time Edit
The Hannspree HS221HPB 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.

10% higher power consumption when off Edit
The Hannspree HS221HPB is a 0.5W power consumption when off PC monitor. That's 0.05W higher than the Acer G246H (0.5W).
A lot heavier Edit
The Hannspree HS221HPB has a weight of 4.7kg, however the Acer G246H is a 3.5kg weight PC monitor (1.2kg lighter).
Less retailers
The Hannspree HS221HPB is only stocked by 17 shops, whereas the Acer G246H is stocked by 35 retailers. 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.
Higher running costs over five years by £16.58
Over five years the Hannspree HS221HPB costs £51.11 to run which is £16.58 more to run than the Acer G246H. Show assumptions.

Average Expert Rating

No reviews found

Average User Rating

Date Released

35 months Ago 29 months Ago

Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on £ 31.73
Electricity cost - standby £ 2.80
Total running cost £ 34.53
Purchase price £ 94.98
Total cost of ownership £ 129.51
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Electricity cost - switched on £ 48.07
Electricity cost - standby £ 3.04
Total running cost £ 51.11
Purchase price £ 89.98
Total cost of ownership £ 141.09
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Energy Efficiency Class

No data No data

Environmental Impact

0.17T
Running this PC monitor over 5 years will generate 0.17 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
4
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.
0.25T
Running this PC monitor over 5 years will generate 0.25 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
24"
BEST
21.5"
Display Resolution
 1920 x 1080
 1920 x 1080
Dynamic Contrast Ratio
 100000000:1
BEST
 100000000:1
Display Type
 LCD
 LED
 LCD
 LED
BEST
3D Compatible
 3D compatible
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Graphics Resolution
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
Video Mode
 1080p
 1080p
BEST
HD Type
 Full HD
 Full HD
HDCP
 HDCP
 HDCP
Digital Vertical Frequency
Unknown - Click to provide data 56 - 75
Digital Horizontal Frequency
Unknown - Click to provide data 30 - 83
Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 16:9
Pixel Pitch
Unknown - Click to provide data 0.248 x 0.248
Display Colour Count
Unknown - Click to provide data 16.77M
Vertical Viewing Angle
160° 178°
BEST
Horizontal Viewing Angle
170° 178°
BEST
Typical Contrast Ratio
 1000:1
 1000:1
BEST
Display Diagonal
61cm
BEST
54.6cm
Display Technology
 TN+Film
 TN+Film
Display Brightness
250 cd/m² 250 cd/m²
Response Time
2ms
BEST
5ms
Native Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 16:9
Supported Number of Colours Display
 16.78 million colours
 16.78 million colours

Ports & Interfaces

PC Audio in
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 PC audio in
HDMI Port
1 1
DVI-D Port
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
VGA (D-Sub) Port
1 1
DVI Port
1 1
AC Power in Port
 AC power in port
Unknown - Click to provide data

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 2W
Loudspeaker
Unknown - Click to provide data 2
Integrated TV Tuner
 Integrated TV tuner
 Integrated TV tuner

Design

Case Colour
 Black
 Black

Thin Client

Thin Client Installed
 Thin client installed
 Thin client installed

Ergonomics

Adjustable Height
 Adjustable height
 Adjustable height
Tilt Angle
-5 - 15 -5 - 15
Tilt Adjustment
 Tilt adjustment
 Tilt adjustment
Swivelling Base
 Swivelling base
Unknown - Click to provide data
Wall Mountable
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Wall mountable
VESA Mounting
 VESA mounting
 VESA mounting
Stand-By LED
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Stand-by LED
Power LED
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Power LED
On Screen Display Language
 DUT
 RUS
 ENG
 FRE
 DEU
 ITA
 POR
 ESP
 KOR
 DUT
 RUS
 ENG
 FRE
 DEU
 ITA
 POR
 ESP
 KOR
OSD Language
Unknown - Click to provide data 12
On Screen Menu Display
Unknown - Click to provide data
 On screen menu display
LED Indicator
Unknown - Click to provide data
 LED indicator

Power

Power Consumption When Off
0.45W
BEST
0.5W
Typical Power Consumption
19.8W
BEST
30W
Standby Power Consumption
0.46W
BEST
0.5W
Input Voltage
 110 - 240
 110 - 240
BEST
AC Input Frequency
 50
 60
 50/60
 50
 60
 50/60
AC Input Voltage
 110
 220
 110-220
 24
 110-240
 240
 110
 220
 110-220
 24
 110-240
 240

Operational Conditions

Relative Humidity Operating Range
Unknown - Click to provide data 20 - 85
Operating Temperature Range
Unknown - Click to provide data 5 - 35

Certificates

Certification
 MPR II
 TCO
 MPR II
 TCO
Energy Star Certificate
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Energy Star certificate

Weight & Dimensions

Package Weight
Unknown - Click to provide data 5.4kg
Packaging Height
Unknown - Click to provide data 452mm
Packaging Depth
Unknown - Click to provide data 152mm
Packaging Width
Unknown - Click to provide data 572mm
Weight With Stand
3.8kg Unknown - Click to provide data
Height With Stand
401mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Depth With Stand
179mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Width With Stand
565mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Weight
3.5kg
BEST
4.7kg
Height
343mm 390mm
Depth
42mm 203mm
Width
565mm 512mm

Packaging Content

Quick Start Guide
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 Quick start guide
Cable Included
 VGA
 AC
 VGA
 AC
User Guide On CD-ROM
Unknown - Click to provide data
 User guide on CD-ROM
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