Acer H277HU vs DELL U2715H

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Acer H277HU
DELL U2715H

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Reasons For

8 Reasons For
261.34mm bigger viewable height Edit
The Acer H277HU has a viewable height of 597mm, whereas the DELL U2715H is only a 335.66mm viewable height PC monitor (261.34mm smaller).
Bigger display diagonal Edit
The Acer H277HU is a 69cm display diagonal PC monitor. That's 0.42cm bigger than the DELL U2715H (68.58cm).
A lot faster response time Edit
The Acer H277HU has a response time of 4ms, however the DELL U2715H is a 6ms 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.

Built-in speaker Edit
The Acer H277HU has a built-in speaker, whereas the DELL U2715H 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.

A lot lighter Edit
The Acer H277HU has a weight of 3.7kg, whereas the DELL U2715H is a 4.9kg weight PC monitor (1.2kg heavier).
4% shorter Edit
Acer H277HU is 352mm tall. That's 11.4mm shorter than the DELL U2715H (363.4mm).
Cheaper by £155
The Acer H277HU is £155.27 cheaper than the DELL U2715H.
Better user reviews
The average user review score of the Acer H277HU is 100% based on 1 review, whereas the average rating of the DELL U2715H is 94% (based on 134 reviews).
10 Reasons For
Two DisplayPorts Edit
The number of DisplayPorts on the DELL U2715H is two, but the Acer H277HU only has one DisplayPort.
One more HDMI port Edit
The number of HDMI ports on the DELL U2715H is two, but the Acer H277HU only has one HDMI port.
Four more USB Type-A downstream ports Edit
The DELL U2715H has six USB Type-A downstream ports, however the Acer H277HU only has two USB Type-A downstream ports.
Adjustable height Edit
The DELL U2715H has an adjustable height, whereas the Acer H277HU does not have an adjustable height.
VESA mounting Edit
The DELL U2715H supports VESA mounting, however the Acer H277HU does not.
316.6mm shallower Edit
DELL U2715H is 46.4mm deep, but the Acer H277HU is a 363mm deep PC monitor (316.6mm deeper).
Narrower Edit
The DELL U2715H has a width of 612.7mm. That's 0.29999999999995mm narrower than the Acer H277HU (612.7mm).
24 shops are selling it
The more shops stock the product, the greater competition amongst shops to keep prices low.
£4.80 cheaper to run
Over five years the DELL U2715H is £4.80 cheaper to run than the Acer H277HU. Read more
Better selling
The DELL U2715H ranks No. 1859 by number of sales, but the Acer H277HU ranks No. 139938.

Reasons Against

10 Reasons Against
Only one DisplayPort Edit
The Acer H277HU is a one DisplayPort PC monitor, whereas the DELL U2715H only has two DisplayPorts.
One less HDMI port Edit
The Acer H277HU is a one HDMI port PC monitor, whereas the DELL U2715H only has two HDMI ports.
Four less USB Type-A downstream ports Edit
The number of USB Type-A downstream ports on the Acer H277HU is two, but the DELL U2715H only has six USB Type-A downstream ports.
Does not have an adjustable height Edit
The Acer H277HU does not have an adjustable height, but the DELL U2715H does.
Does not support VESA mounting Edit
The Acer H277HU does not support VESA mounting, whereas the DELL U2715H supports VESA mounting.
Significantly deeper Edit
The Acer H277HU is a 363mm deep PC monitor, whereas the DELL U2715H is a 46.4mm deep PC monitor (316.6mm shallower).
Wider Edit
Acer H277HU is 613mm wide. That's 0.29999999999995mm wider than the DELL U2715H (612.7mm).
Fewer sellers
The Acer H277HU is only stocked by 19 sellers, but the DELL U2715H is stocked by 43 shops. Read more
The fewer the number of shops that stock the product, the lower the competition amongst shops to keep prices low.
Higher running costs over five years by £4.80
The running costs over five years of the Acer H277HU are £65.53 which is £4.80 more than the DELL U2715H. Show assumptions.
Less popular
The Acer H277HU is a less popular choice amongst buyers. It ranks No. 139938 by number of sales in our PC monitors, whereas the DELL U2715H ranks No. 1859.
9 Reasons Against
261.34mm smaller viewable height Edit
The DELL U2715H has a viewable height of 335.66mm, but the Acer H277HU is a 597mm viewable height PC monitor (261.34mm bigger).
Smaller display diagonal Edit
The DELL U2715H is a 68.58cm display diagonal PC monitor. That's 0.42cm smaller than the Acer H277HU (68.58cm).
A lot slower response time Edit
The DELL U2715H has a response time of 6ms, whereas the Acer H277HU is a 4ms response time PC monitor (2ms 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.

Does not have a built-in speaker Edit
The DELL U2715H does not have a built-in speaker, whereas the Acer H277HU has 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.

Heavier Edit
The DELL U2715H has a weight of 4.9kg, but the Acer H277HU is a 3.7kg weight PC monitor (1.2kg lighter).
4% taller Edit
The DELL U2715H has a height of 363.4mm. That's 11.4mm taller than the Acer H277HU (363.4mm).
More expensive by £155
The DELL U2715H is £155.27 more expensive than the Acer H277HU.
Older by over one year
The DELL U2715H is 16 months older than the Acer H277HU.
User review Rating is Worse
The DELL U2715H has an average user score of 94%, but the Acer H277HU has an average user rating of 100% (based on 1 review).

Average Expert Rating

Average User Rating

Date Released

9 months Ago 25 months Ago

Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on £ 62.49
Electricity cost - standby £ 3.04
Total running cost £ 65.53
Purchase price £ 232.70
Total cost of ownership £ 298.23
Details
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
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Energy Efficiency Class

No data

Environmental Impact

0.33T
Running this PC monitor over 5 years will generate 0.33 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
8
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.
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.

Display

Screen Size
27" 27"
Dynamic Contrast Ratio
 100000000:1
BEST
 100000000:1
Display Type
 LED
 LED
3D Compatible
Unknown - Click to provide data
 3D compatible
Graphics Resolution
 2560 x 1440
 2560 x 1440
Display Surface
 Matt
 Matt
Video Mode
 1080p
 720p
 480p
 1080p
 720p
 480p
BEST
HD Type
 Wide Quad HD
 Wide Quad HD
Mobile High-Definition Link
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Mobile High-Definition Link
Viewable Size Diagonal
336mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Viewable Height
597mm
BEST
335.66mm
Viewable Width
Unknown - Click to provide data 596.74mm
Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 16:9
Vertical Scan Range
59 - 61 Unknown - Click to provide data
Horizontal Scan Range
87 - 90 Unknown - Click to provide data
Pixel Pitch
0.233 x 0.233 0.2331 x 0.2331
Display Colour Count
16.77M 16.77M
Vertical Viewing Angle
178° 178°
Horizontal Viewing Angle
178° 178°
Typical Contrast Ratio
 1000:1
 1000:1
BEST
Display Diagonal
69cm
BEST
68.58cm
Display Technology
 IPS
 IPS
Display Brightness
350 cd/m² 350 cd/m²
Response Time
4ms
BEST
6ms
Color Gamut
Unknown - Click to provide data 99%
SmartResponse
Unknown - Click to provide data 6ms
Screen Shape
 Flat
 Flat
Native Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 16:9
Supported Number of Colours Display
 16.78 million colours
 16.78 million colours
Dynamic Contrast Ratio Marketing Name
 Mega Contrast
 Mega Contrast

Ports & Interfaces

Audio Output Port
 Audio output port
 Audio output port
DisplayPort
1 2
BEST
USB 3.0 Port
Unknown - Click to provide data 6
HDMI Port
1 2
BEST
Mini DisplayPort
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
DVI Port
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Port
Unknown - Click to provide data 6
USB Type-A Downstream Port
2 6
BEST
USB Hub Version
 USB 2.0
 USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1)
 USB 2.0
 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
USB Type-C Downstream Ports Quantity
1 Unknown - Click to provide data

Multimedia

Built-In Speaker
 Built-in speaker
BEST
 Built-in speaker
Built-In Camera
 Built-in camera
 Built-in camera
RMS Rated Audio Power
3W Unknown - Click to provide data
Loudspeaker
2 Unknown - Click to provide data
Integrated TV Tuner
 Integrated TV tuner
 Integrated TV tuner

Design

Coloured Feet
 Silver
 Silver
Case Colour
 Silver
 Silver

Thin Client

Thin Client Installed
 Thin client installed
 Thin client installed

Ergonomics

Pivot Angle
Unknown - Click to provide data 90 - 90
Adjustable Height
 Adjustable height
 Adjustable height
BEST
Tilt Angle
-5 - 15 5 - 21
Tilt Adjustment
 Tilt adjustment
 Tilt adjustment
Swivelling Base
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Swivelling base
Swivel Angle Range
Unknown - Click to provide data 45 - 45
Wall Mountable
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Wall mountable
Cable Lock Slot
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Cable lock slot
VESA Mounting
 VESA mounting
 VESA mounting
BEST
Pivoting Base
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Pivoting base
On/off Switch
 On/off switch
 On/off switch
LED Indicator
Unknown - Click to provide data
 LED indicator

Power

Current Rating
Unknown - Click to provide data 1.5A
Energy Efficiency Class
 B
BEST
 B
Power Consumption When Off
0.5W Unknown - Click to provide data
Typical Power Consumption
39W 36W
BEST
Standby Power Consumption
0.5W 0.5W
Annual Energy Consumption
57kWh Unknown - Click to provide data
Maximum Power Consumption
Unknown - Click to provide data 88W
Input Voltage
 100 - 240
 100 - 240
BEST
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

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

Certificates

Certification
 MPR II
 RoHS
 TCO
 MPR II
 RoHS
 TCO
Energy Star Certificate
 Energy Star certificate
 Energy Star certificate
EPEAT Compliance
 Gold
 Gold

Weight & Dimensions

Package Weight
Unknown - Click to provide data 10.5kg
Height With Stand
439mm
BEST
524.9mm
Depth With Stand
217mm 205mm
BEST
Width With Stand
613mm 612.7mm
BEST
Weight
3.7kg
BEST
4.9kg
Height
352mm
BEST
363.4mm
Depth
363mm 46.4mm
BEST
Width
613mm 612.7mm
BEST

Packaging Content

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