Asus VX239H vs DELL S2415H

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Asus VX239H
DELL S2415H

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Reasons For

4 Reasons For
20% faster response time Edit
The Asus VX239H has a response time of 5ms, however the DELL S2415H is a 6ms response time PC monitor (1ms 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.

One more HDMI port Edit
The Asus VX239H is a two HDMI port PC monitor, whereas the DELL S2415H only has one HDMI port.
Cheaper by £1
The Asus VX239H is £0.71 cheaper than the DELL S2415H.
15 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.
6 Reasons For
Bigger screen size Edit
The DELL S2415H is a 23.8" PC monitor. That's 0.8" bigger than the Asus VX239H (23.8"). 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.

Built-in camera Edit
The DELL S2415H has a built-in camera, but the Asus VX239H does not have a built-in camera. Read more

A built in camera allows you to use the monitor for video conferencing.

A built in camera allows you to use the monitor for video conferencing.

67% higher RMS rated audio power Edit
The DELL S2415H is a 6W RMS rated audio power PC monitor. That's 4W higher than the Asus VX239H (6W). Read more

RMS rated power is a true measure of the power of the audio system on a monitor. It also sometimes referred to as the Continuous Power. RMS stands for Root Mean Square and is measured in Watts (voltage x current). The RMS rated power is the highest amount of power that an amplifier can deliver continuously without failing.

A higher RMS rated power will provide audio that is louder and cleaner.

Cheaper to run by £34.96
Over five years the DELL S2415H only costs £29.14 to run however the Asus VX239H costs £64.10 to run (120% more). Read more
Better selling
The DELL S2415H ranks No. 1302 by number of sales, whereas the Asus VX239H ranks No. 25067.
A bit better user reviews
Based on 27 reviews, the average user review score of the DELL S2415H is 90%, whereas the average rating of the Asus VX239H is 88% (based on 204 reviews).

Reasons Against

6 Reasons Against
Smaller screen size Edit
The Asus VX239H is a 23" PC monitor. That's 0.8" smaller than the DELL S2415H (23.8"). 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.

Does not have a built-in camera Edit
The Asus VX239H does not have a built-in camera, whereas the DELL S2415H does. Read more

A built in camera allows you to use the monitor for video conferencing.

A built in camera allows you to use the monitor for video conferencing.

Two times lower RMS rated audio power Edit
The Asus VX239H is a 2W RMS rated audio power PC monitor. That's 4W lower than the DELL S2415H (6W). Read more

RMS rated power is a true measure of the power of the audio system on a monitor. It also sometimes referred to as the Continuous Power. RMS stands for Root Mean Square and is measured in Watts (voltage x current). The RMS rated power is the highest amount of power that an amplifier can deliver continuously without failing.

A higher RMS rated power will provide audio that is louder and cleaner.

£34.96 more expensive to run over five years
Over five years the running costs of the Asus VX239H are £64.10 which is £34.96 more than the DELL S2415H. Show assumptions.
Less popular
The Asus VX239H is a less popular choice amongst buyers. It ranks No. 25067 by number of sales in our PC monitors, whereas the DELL S2415H ranks No. 1302.
User review Rating is a little Worse
The average user rating of the Asus VX239H is 88%, whereas the average user rating of the DELL S2415H is 90% (based on 27 reviews).
5 Reasons Against
17% slower response time Edit
The DELL S2415H has a response time of 6ms, however the Asus VX239H is a 5ms response time PC monitor (1ms 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.

One less HDMI port Edit
The DELL S2415H is a one HDMI port PC monitor, whereas the Asus VX239H only has two HDMI ports.
More expensive by £1
The DELL S2415H is £0.71 more expensive than the Asus VX239H.
Fewer sellers
The DELL S2415H is only stocked by 23 sellers, but the Asus VX239H is stocked by 38 retailers. Read more
The fewer the number of sellers that stock the product, the lower the competition amongst sellers to keep prices low.
Older by one month
The DELL S2415H is one month older than the Asus VX239H.

Awards

2 Awards
overclock3d.net: Gold Award
techporn.ph: Gold
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Average Expert Rating

Average User Rating

Date Released

23 months Ago 24 months Ago

Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on £ 64.10
Electricity cost - standby £ -
Total running cost £ 64.10
Purchase price £ 138.02
Total cost of ownership £ 202.12
Details
Electricity cost - switched on £ 28.84
Electricity cost - standby £ 0.30
Total running cost £ 29.14
Purchase price £ 138.73
Total cost of ownership £ 167.87
Details

Energy Efficiency Class

No data No data

Environmental Impact

0.32T
Running this PC monitor over 5 years will generate 0.32 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
8
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.
0.14T
Running this PC monitor over 5 years will generate 0.14 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
4
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.

Display

Screen Size
23" 23.8"
BEST
Display Resolution
 1920 x 1080
 1920 x 1080
Dynamic Contrast Ratio
 80000000:1
BEST
 80000000:1
Display Type
 LED
 LED
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
 1080p
HD Type
 Full HD
 Full HD
HDCP
 HDCP
Unknown - Click to provide data
Mobile High-Definition Link
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Mobile High-Definition Link
SRGB Display Feature
 SRGB display feature
Unknown - Click to provide data
Digital Vertical Frequency
56 - 76 Unknown - Click to provide data
Digital Horizontal Frequency
30 - 80 Unknown - Click to provide data
Viewable Height
Unknown - Click to provide data 296.46mm
Viewable Width
Unknown - Click to provide data 527.04mm
Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 16:9
Vertical Scan Range
56 - 76 Unknown - Click to provide data
Horizontal Scan Range
30 - 80 Unknown - Click to provide data
Pixel Pitch
0.2652 x 0.2652 0.2745 x 0.2745
Display Colour Count
16.77M Unknown - Click to provide data
Vertical Viewing Angle
178° 178°
Horizontal Viewing Angle
178° 178°
Typical Contrast Ratio
 1000:1
 1000:1
BEST
Display Diagonal
58.4cm Unknown - Click to provide data
Display Technology
 IPS
 IPS
Display Brightness
250 cd/m² 250 cd/m²
Response Time
5ms
BEST
6ms
Native Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 16:9
Supported Number of Colours Display
 16.78 million colours
 16.78 million colours

Ports & Interfaces

Headphone Out Port
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Headphone out port
PC Audio in
 PC audio in
Unknown - Click to provide data
Headphone Output
1 1
HDMI Port
2
BEST
1
VGA (D-Sub) 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
Built-In Camera
 Built-in camera
 Built-in camera
BEST
RMS Rated Audio Power
2W 6W
BEST
Loudspeaker
2 2
Integrated TV Tuner
 Integrated TV tuner
 Integrated TV tuner

Design

Coloured Feet
 Silver
 Silver
Case Colour
 Black
 Black

Performance

Integrated Card Reader
 Integrated card reader
Unknown - Click to provide data
Windows Operating System
 Windows 7 Starter
 Windows 7 Home Basic
 Windows 7 Ultimate
 Windows 8
 Windows 8 Pro
 Windows 8 Enterprise
 Windows 7 Starter x64
 Windows 7 Home Basic x64
 Windows 7 Home Premium
 Windows 7 Home Premium x64
 Windows 7 Professional
 Windows 7 Professional x64
 Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 Windows 8 Enterprise x64
 Windows 7 Starter
 Windows 7 Home Basic
 Windows 7 Ultimate
 Windows 8
 Windows 8 Pro
 Windows 8 Enterprise
 Windows 7 Starter x64
 Windows 7 Home Basic x64
 Windows 7 Home Premium
 Windows 7 Home Premium x64
 Windows 7 Professional
 Windows 7 Professional x64
 Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 Windows 8 Enterprise x64

Thin Client

Thin Client Installed
 Thin client installed
 Thin client installed

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

Adjustable Height
 Adjustable height
Unknown - Click to provide data
Tilt Angle
-5 - 20 Unknown - Click to provide data
Tilt Adjustment
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Tilt adjustment
Swivelling Base
 Swivelling base
Unknown - Click to provide data
Cable Lock Slot
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Cable lock slot
VESA Mounting
Unknown - Click to provide data
 VESA mounting
Pivoting Base
 Pivoting base
Unknown - Click to provide data
Plug and Play
 Plug and Play
 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
 On/off switch
 On/off switch
LED Indicator
Unknown - Click to provide data
 LED indicator

Power

Power Consumption When in PowerSave Mode
0.5W Unknown - Click to provide data
Power Consumption When Off
0.5W Unknown - Click to provide data
Typical Power Consumption
40W 18W
BEST
Standby Power Consumption
Unknown - Click to provide data 0.05W
Maximum Power Consumption
Unknown - Click to provide data 36W
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

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

Weight & Dimensions

Package Weight
5.7kg
BEST
6.8kg
Packaging Height
493mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Packaging Depth
125mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Packaging Width
600mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Weight With Stand
3.8kg Unknown - Click to provide data
Height With Stand
389.8mm
BEST
404.6mm
Depth With Stand
210.1mm 180mm
BEST
Width With Stand
532.9mm
BEST
539.2mm
Height
Unknown - Click to provide data 321.1mm
Depth
Unknown - Click to provide data 45.5mm
Width
Unknown - Click to provide data 539.2mm

Packaging Content

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