DELL U2415 vs DELL U3014

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DELL U2415
DELL U3014

Top Prices

Laptops Direct
Standard delivery: £9.95
In stock
Amazon UK
FREE Standard delivery
In stock
Debenhams Plus
FREE Standard delivery
In stock (26 available)
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Out of stock
ITC Sales
Delivery unknown
In stock
nrg_it
Delivery unknown
In stock
CompAdvance
Out of stock

Reasons For

13 Reasons For
Two HDMI ports Edit
The DELL U2415 has two HDMI ports, however the DELL U3014 only has one HDMI port.
Six USB Type-A downstream ports Edit
The DELL U2415 is a six USB Type-A downstream port PC monitor, whereas the DELL U3014 only has five USB Type-A downstream ports.
Higher maximum height adjustment Edit
The DELL U2415 is a 115mm maximum height adjustment PC monitor. That's 25mm higher than the DELL U3014 (90mm).
Vastly lower maximum power consumption Edit
The DELL U2415 has a maximum power consumption of 75W, however the DELL U3014 is a 120W maximum power consumption PC monitor (45W higher).
73% lighter Edit
The DELL U2415 is a 4.3kg weight PC monitor. That's 3.1kg lighter than the DELL U3014 (7.4kg).
98.6mm shorter Edit
The DELL U2415 is a 350.6mm tall PC monitor, whereas the DELL U3014 is a 449.2mm tall PC monitor (98.6mm taller).
34% shallower Edit
The DELL U2415 has a depth of 45.7mm. That's 15.3mm shallower than the DELL U3014 (61mm).
A lot narrower Edit
The DELL U2415 is a 532.2mm wide PC monitor, whereas the DELL U3014 is a 689.7mm wide PC monitor (157.5mm wider).
£328 cheaper
The DELL U2415 costs £328.31 less than the DELL U3014.
Available from 15 shops
A greater number of stores increases the chances of this PC monitor remaining in stock and also increases the price competition amongst retailers for the product.
60% cheaper to run
The DELL U2415 only costs £39.89 to run over five years but the DELL U3014 costs £99.18 to run (149% more). Read more
Expert reviews are a little better
The DELL U2415 has an average expert review score of 87%, however the DELL U3014 has an average rating of 86% (based on 15 reviews).
User reviews are better
The DELL U2415 has an average user review score of 92%, however the DELL U3014 has an average rating of 87% (based on 68 reviews).
3 Reasons For
5.7" bigger screen size Edit
The DELL U3014 is a 29.8" PC monitor. That's 5.7" bigger than the DELL U2415 (29.8"). 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.

50 cd/m² brighter display brightness Edit
The DELL U3014 is a 350 cd/m² display brightness PC monitor. That's 50 cd/m² brighter than the DELL U2415 (350 cd/m²).
Three more awards
The DELL U3014 has 4 awards from expert review sites, but the DELL U2415 has 1 award.

Reasons Against

3 Reasons Against
24% smaller screen size Edit
The DELL U2415 has a screen size of 24.1", however the DELL U3014 is a 29.8" PC monitor (5.7" 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.

17% dimmer display brightness Edit
The DELL U2415 has a display brightness of 300 cd/m², however the DELL U3014 is a 350 cd/m² display brightness PC monitor (50 cd/m² brighter).
Fewer awards
Whilst the DELL U2415 has received 1 award, the DELL U3014 has received 4 awards.
14 Reasons Against
One less HDMI port Edit
The DELL U3014 is a one HDMI port PC monitor, whereas the DELL U2415 only has two HDMI ports.
One less USB Type-A downstream port Edit
The number of USB Type-A downstream ports on the DELL U3014 is five, but the DELL U2415 only has six USB Type-A downstream ports.
25mm lower maximum height adjustment Edit
The DELL U3014 has a maximum height adjustment of 90mm, however the DELL U2415 is a 115mm maximum height adjustment PC monitor (25mm higher).
38% higher maximum power consumption Edit
The DELL U3014 is a 120W maximum power consumption PC monitor. That's 45W higher than the DELL U2415 (120W).
3.1kg heavier Edit
The DELL U3014 has a weight of 7.4kg, whereas the DELL U2415 is a 4.3kg weight PC monitor (3.1kg lighter).
Taller Edit
DELL U3014 is 449.2mm tall. That's 98.6mm taller than the DELL U2415 (449.2mm).
15.3mm deeper Edit
The DELL U3014 is a 61mm deep PC monitor, whereas the DELL U2415 is a 45.7mm deep PC monitor (15.3mm shallower).
Wider Edit
DELL U3014 is 689.7mm wide. That's 157.5mm wider than the DELL U2415 (689.7mm).
More expensive by £328
The DELL U3014 is £328.31 more expensive than the DELL U2415.
Fewer sellers
The DELL U3014 is only stocked by 11 sellers, but the DELL U2415 is stocked by 26 sellers. Read more
The fewer the number of sellers that stock the product, the lower the competition amongst sellers to keep prices low.
Older by over one year
The DELL U3014 is 20 months older than the DELL U2415.
£59.29 more expensive to run over five years
Over five years the running costs of the DELL U3014 are £99.18 which is £59.29 more than the DELL U2415. Show assumptions.
Expert review Rating is a little Worse
The average expert rating of the DELL U3014 is 86%, whereas the average expert rating of the DELL U2415 is 87% (based on 3 reviews).
User review Rating is Worse
The average user rating of the DELL U3014 is 87%, whereas the average user rating of the DELL U2415 is 92% (based on 183 reviews).

Awards

1 Award
pcmagazine.ru: 5 Star
4 Awards
hardwarecanucks.com: Dam Good
hardwareluxx.de: Excellent Hardware
itproportal.com: Best Buy
PC Mag: Editor's Choice

Average Expert Rating

Average User Rating

Date Released

26 months Ago 46 months Ago

Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on £ 36.85
Electricity cost - standby £ 3.04
Total running cost £ 39.89
Purchase price £ 246.49
Total cost of ownership £ 286.38
Details
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
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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.
0.49T
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.

Display

Screen Size
24.1" 29.8"
BEST
Display Resolution
 1920 x 1200
 2560 x 1600
 1920 x 1200
 2560 x 1600
BEST
Dynamic Contrast Ratio
 2000000:1
 2000000:1
Display Type
 LED
 LED
3D Compatible
 3D compatible
 3D compatible
Graphics Resolution
 1920 x 1200 (WUXGA)
 2560 x 1600 (WQXGA)
 1920 x 1200 (WUXGA)
 2560 x 1600 (WQXGA)
BEST
Display Surface
 Matt
 Matt
HD Type
 Full HD
 Full HD
HDCP
Unknown - Click to provide data
 HDCP
Viewable Size Diagonal
611mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Viewable Height
Unknown - Click to provide data 400.8mm
Viewable Width
Unknown - Click to provide data 641.3mm
Aspect Ratio
 16:10
 16:10
Pixel Pitch
0.27 x 0.27 0.25 x 0.25
Vertical Viewing Angle
178° 178°
Horizontal Viewing Angle
178° 178°
Typical Contrast Ratio
 1000:1
 1000:1
Display Diagonal
Unknown - Click to provide data 75.6cm
Display Technology
 IPS
 IPS
Display Brightness
300 cd/m² 350 cd/m²
BEST
Response Time
6ms 6ms
Color Gamut
91% Unknown - Click to provide data
Native Aspect Ratio
 16:10
 16:10
Supported Number of Colours Display
 16.78 million colours
 1.073 billion colours
 16.78 million colours
 1.073 billion colours

Ports & Interfaces

Audio Output Port
 Audio output port
 Audio output port
DisplayPort
2 2
HDMI Port
2
BEST
1
DVI-D Port
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Mini DisplayPort
1 1
DVI Port
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
USB Type-A Downstream Port
6
BEST
5
USB Hub Version
 USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1)
 USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1)

Multimedia

Built-In Speaker
 Built-in speaker
 Built-in speaker
Built-In Camera
 Built-in camera
 Built-in camera
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

Networking

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

Ergonomics

Maximum Height Adjustment
115mm
BEST
90mm
Adjustable Height
 Adjustable height
 Adjustable height
Tilt Adjustment
 Tilt adjustment
 Tilt adjustment
Swivelling Base
 Swivelling base
 Swivelling base
Cable Lock Slot
 Cable lock slot
 Cable lock slot
VESA Mounting
 VESA mounting
 VESA mounting
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

Power

Typical Power Consumption
23W
BEST
60W
Standby Power Consumption
0.5W 0.5W
Maximum Power Consumption
75W
BEST
120W
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
0 - 5000 0 - 5000
Non-Operating Altitude
0 - 12192 0 - 10668
Relative Humidity Storage Range
5 - 90 5 - 90
Relative Humidity Operating Range
10 - 80 10 - 80
Storage Temperature Range
-20 - 60 -20 - 60
Operating Temperature Range
0 - 40 0 - 40

Certificates

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

Weight & Dimensions

Package Weight
8.4kg
BEST
13.7kg
Height With Stand
Unknown - Click to provide data 572.7mm
Depth With Stand
205mm 201.4mm
BEST
Width With Stand
532.2mm
BEST
689.7mm
Weight
4.3kg
BEST
7.4kg
Height
350.6mm
BEST
449.2mm
Depth
45.7mm
BEST
61mm
Width
532.2mm
BEST
689.7mm

Packaging Content

Quick Start Guide
 Quick start guide
 Quick start guide
Cable Included
 USB
 AC
 DisplayPort
 DVI
 USB
 AC
 DisplayPort
 DVI
Manual Included
 Manual included
 Manual included
Handheld Remote Control
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Handheld remote control
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