Samsung S29E790C vs Samsung S34E790C

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Samsung S29E790C
Samsung S34E790C

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Reasons For

10 Reasons For
32kWh lower annual energy consumption Edit
The Samsung S29E790C has an annual energy consumption of 61kWh, whereas the Samsung S34E790C is a 93kWh annual energy consumption PC monitor (32kWh higher).
Lighter Edit
The Samsung S29E790C is a 4.7kg weight PC monitor. That's 2.7kg lighter than the Samsung S34E790C (7.4kg).
17% shorter Edit
The Samsung S29E790C has a height of 313.5mm, however the Samsung S34E790C is a 364mm tall PC monitor (50.5mm taller).
18% narrower Edit
The Samsung S29E790C has a width of 699.5mm, however the Samsung S34E790C is an 821.5mm wide PC monitor (122mm wider).
£340 cheaper
The Samsung S29E790C costs £300.00, whereas the Samsung S34E790C is £639.98.
£57.13 cheaper to run
The Samsung S29E790C is £57.13 cheaper to run than the Samsung S34E790C over five years. Read more
More popular
The Samsung S29E790C is a more popular choice amongst buyers. It ranks No. 6541 by sales volume in our PC monitors, but the Samsung S34E790C ranks No. 22742.
Higher energy efficiency rating
The energy efficiency rating of the Samsung S29E790C is "B", but the rating of the Samsung S34E790C is "C".
Expert reviews are better
Based on 3 expert reviews, the Samsung S29E790C has an average review score of 85%, but the Samsung S34E790C has an average rating of 80% (based on 22 reviews).
User reviews are appreciably better
Based on 56 user reviews, the Samsung S29E790C has an average review score of 94%, but the Samsung S34E790C has an average rating of 83% (based on 49 reviews).
4 Reasons For
15% bigger screen size Edit
The Samsung S34E790C is a 34" PC monitor. That's 5" bigger than the Samsung S29E790C (34"). 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.

A lot shallower Edit
The Samsung S34E790C has a depth of 51.5mm, however the Samsung S29E790C is a 68.5mm deep PC monitor (17mm deeper).
11 shops are selling it
A greater number of shops increases the chances of the product remaining in stock and also increases the price competition amongst retailers for this PC monitor.
Three more awards
The Samsung S34E790C has 4 awards from expert review sites, whereas the Samsung S29E790C has 1 award.

Reasons Against

4 Reasons Against
Smaller screen size Edit
The Samsung S29E790C has a screen size of 29", but the Samsung S34E790C is a 34" PC monitor (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.

Deeper Edit
Samsung S29E790C is 68.5mm deep. That's 17mm deeper than the Samsung S34E790C (51.5mm).
Not as many stockists
Only 3 sellers sells the Samsung S29E790C, however 14 shops sell the Samsung S34E790C. Read more
Smaller numbers of retailers reduces the chances of this PC monitor remaining in stock and also reduces the price competition amongst retailers for the product.
Fewer awards
Whilst the Samsung S29E790C has received 1 award, the Samsung S34E790C has received 4 awards.
11 Reasons Against
Higher annual energy consumption Edit
The Samsung S34E790C is a 93kWh annual energy consumption PC monitor. That's 32kWh higher than the Samsung S29E790C (93kWh).
A lot heavier Edit
The Samsung S34E790C has a weight of 7.4kg, however the Samsung S29E790C is a 4.7kg weight PC monitor (2.7kg lighter).
50.5mm taller Edit
The Samsung S34E790C is a 364mm tall PC monitor. That's 50.5mm taller than the Samsung S29E790C (364mm).
122mm wider Edit
The Samsung S34E790C is an 821.5mm wide PC monitor. That's 122mm wider than the Samsung S29E790C (821.5mm).
More expensive by £340
The Samsung S34E790C is £339.98 more expensive than the Samsung S29E790C.
Older by four months
The Samsung S34E790C is four months older than the Samsung S29E790C.
Higher running costs over five years by £57.13
Over five years the running costs of the Samsung S34E790C are £105.59 which is £57.13 more than the Samsung S29E790C. Show assumptions.
Less popular
The Samsung S34E790C is a less popular choice amongst buyers. It ranks No. 22742 by number of sales in our PC monitors, however the Samsung S29E790C ranks No. 6541.
Lower energy efficiency rating
The energy efficiency rating of the Samsung S34E790C is "C", however the rating of the Samsung S29E790C is "B".
Expert review Rating is Worse
The Samsung S34E790C's average expert score is 80%, however the Samsung S29E790C's is 85% (based on 3 reviews).
User review Rating is considerably Worse
The Samsung S34E790C's average user score is 83%, however the Samsung S29E790C's is 94% (based on 56 reviews).

Awards

1 Award
vido.com.ua: Recommended
4 Awards
avforums.com: Recommended
benchmark.pl: Good Product
Trusted Reviews: Recommended
vido.com.ua: Recommended

Average Expert Rating

Average User Rating

Date Released

22 months Ago 26 months Ago

Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on £ 46.63
Electricity cost - standby £ 1.83
Total running cost £ 48.46
Purchase price £ 300.00
Total cost of ownership £ 348.46
Details
Electricity cost - switched on £ 102.55
Electricity cost - standby £ 3.04
Total running cost £ 105.59
Purchase price £ 639.98
Total cost of ownership £ 745.57
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Energy Efficiency Class

Environmental Impact

0.24T
Running this PC monitor over 5 years will generate 0.24 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
6
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.
0.52T
Running this PC monitor over 5 years will generate 0.52 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
29" 34"
BEST
Dynamic Contrast Ratio
 Mega Contrast
 Mega Contrast
Display Type
 LED
 LED
3D Compatible
 3D compatible
Unknown - Click to provide data
Graphics Resolution
 2560 x 1080
 3440 x 1440
 2560 x 1080
 3440 x 1440
BEST
SRGB Display Feature
 SRGB display feature
Unknown - Click to provide data
Viewable Height
283.8mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Viewable Width
672.8mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Aspect Ratio
 21:9
 21:9
Pixel Pitch
0.2628 x 0.2628 Unknown - Click to provide data
Display Colour Count
16.77M Unknown - Click to provide data
Vertical Viewing Angle
178° 178°
Horizontal Viewing Angle
178° 178°
Typical Contrast Ratio
 3000:1
 3000:1
Display Diagonal
Unknown - Click to provide data 86cm
Display Technology
 IPS
 IPS
Display Brightness
300 cd/m² 300 cd/m²
Response Time
4ms 4ms
Screen Shape
 Curved
 Curved
Native Aspect Ratio
 21:9
 21:9
Supported Number of Colours Display
 16.78 million colours
 16.78 million colours
Dynamic Contrast Ratio Marketing Name
 Mega Contrast
 Mega Contrast
Display Brightness (min)
250 Unknown - Click to provide data
Maximum Refresh Rate
60Hz Unknown - Click to provide data

Ports & Interfaces

DC-In Jack
 DC-in jack
 DC-in jack
Headphone Out Port
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Headphone out port
Headphone Output
1 1
Audio Input Port
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Audio input port
DisplayPort
1 1
HDMI Port
2 2
VGA (D-Sub) Port
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
USB Type-A Downstream Port
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
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
Unknown - Click to provide data
RMS Rated Audio Power
14W 14W
Loudspeaker
2 2
Integrated TV Tuner
 Integrated TV tuner
Unknown - Click to provide data

Design

Case Colour
 Silver
 Silver

Performance

Mac Operating System
 Mac operating system
 Mac operating system
Windows Operating System
 Windows 10 Home
 Windows 10 Pro
 Windows 10 Enterprise
 Windows 10 Education
 Windows 10 Home x64
 Windows 10 Pro x64
 Windows 10 Enterprise x64
 Windows 10 Education x64
 Windows 10 Home
 Windows 10 Pro
 Windows 10 Enterprise
 Windows 10 Education
 Windows 10 Home x64
 Windows 10 Pro x64
 Windows 10 Enterprise x64
 Windows 10 Education x64

Thin Client

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

Networking

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

Ergonomics

Picture-in-Picture Mode
 Picture-in-Picture mode
Unknown - Click to provide data
Maximum Height Adjustment
100mm 100mm
Adjustable Height
 Adjustable height
 Adjustable height
Tilt Angle
-2 - 20 -2 - 20
Tilt Adjustment
 Tilt adjustment
 Tilt adjustment
VESA Mounting
 VESA mounting
 VESA mounting
Plug and Play
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Plug and Play
Stand-By LED
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Stand-by LED
Power LED
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Power LED
On/off Switch
Unknown - Click to provide data
 On/off switch
LED Indicator
Unknown - Click to provide data
 LED indicator

Power

Energy Efficiency Class
 B
BEST
 B
Typical Power Consumption
29.1W
BEST
64W
Standby Power Consumption
0.3W
BEST
0.5W
Annual Energy Consumption
61kWh
BEST
93kWh
Maximum Power Consumption
Unknown - Click to provide data 77W
Input Voltage
 100 - 240
BEST
 100 - 240
AC Input Frequency
 50
 60
 50/60
 50
 60
 50/60
AC Input Voltage
 24
 100
 100-240
 240
 24
 100
 100-240
 240
Power Consumption (DPMS)
0.5 Unknown - Click to provide data

Operational Conditions

Relative Humidity Operating Range
10 - 80 Unknown - Click to provide data
Operating Temperature Range
10 - 40 Unknown - Click to provide data

Certificates

Energy Star Certificate
 Energy Star certificate
 Energy Star certificate

Weight & Dimensions

Package Weight
10.9kg
BEST
14.4kg
Packaging Height
499mm
BEST
531mm
Packaging Depth
325mm
BEST
339mm
Packaging Width
775mm
BEST
899mm
Weight With Stand
7.2kg
BEST
9.9kg
Height With Stand
423.7mm
BEST
452mm
Depth With Stand
262.6mm
BEST
275.5mm
Width With Stand
699.5mm
BEST
821.5mm
Weight
4.7kg
BEST
7.4kg
Height
313.5mm
BEST
364mm
Depth
68.5mm 51.5mm
BEST
Width
699.5mm
BEST
821.5mm

Packaging Content

Quick Start Guide
 Quick start guide
 Quick start guide
Cable Included
 HDMI
 USB
 DisplayPort
 HDMI
 USB
 DisplayPort
Manual Included
 Manual included
Unknown - Click to provide data
Stand Included
 Stand included
Unknown - Click to provide data
AC Adapter Included
 AC adapter included
Unknown - Click to provide data
User Guide On CD-ROM
 User guide on CD-ROM
 User guide on CD-ROM

Technical Details

Game Mode
 Game mode
 Game mode
Samsung Magic Function
MagicBright MagicBright
ECO Mode
 ECO mode
 ECO mode
Sleep Timer
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Active Display Area (W X H)
672.8 x 283.8 Unknown - Click to provide data
No Flickering
 No flickering
 No flickering
Samsung Eye Saver Mode
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
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