On average, based on 36 user reviews this medium monitor has a brilliant overall user rating.
A number of DELL P2416D reviewers who reviewed this PC monitor considered that it was good looking. In December last year M. Z. Hassan gave it a score of 5 stars and said in their DELL P2416D review “The design of the monitor is beautiful and the ports are perfect although maybe an audio pass through could of been nice”. Winterholder wrote in their DELL P2416D review on Amazon “Skyrim on Ultra settings looks beautiful on this”.
One customer mentioned in their reviews that it was a good design. Mrstiff gave it a score of 5 stars and mentioned this year “The design is simple and effective”.
One DELL P2416D reviewer who reviewed this PC monitor said that it was neat. In December Mrstiff gave it a score of 5 stars and mentioned in their review of the DELL P2416D “The USB hub is useful for keeping desk cables tidy too, although not essential”.
One DELL P2416D reviewer mentioned in their reviews that this PC monitor was well designed. In December this year Winterholder mentioned “The stand is well designed, allowing a wide range of movement”. One DELL P2416D reviewer said in their reviews that this PC monitor was aesthetic. Winterholder mentioned on Amazon a few weeks ago “The frame and case is aesthetically pleasing to me” and scored this PC monitor very highly.
A number of people who reviewed the product thought it was good value for money. This year Amazon Customer said “For the money it's good if you must have QHD resolution on budget” in their DELL P2416D review. Belgiantaff mentioned on Amazon “Great monior at excellent price”. Cms wrote “Good value for money” in their review.
A number of people said in their reviews that the DELL P2416D was a bargain for the price. Amazon Customer wrote in December last year “Possibly taking advantage of the cheap Euro! Just for the record I have found out what my previous monitor was, how much it cost” . Amazon Customer also mentioned “I decided to order from Amazon again, even though a German company was offering a very good deal on a similar monitor 25 inch”.
Good Product Quality
Several people said in their reviews that it was good quality. In December this year Amazon Customer gave the DELL P2416D a score of 5 stars and mentioned in their review “Well made”. Amazon Customer also wrote “Using it with Mini Display port to Display Port Cable with 2012 Mac Mini and offers great picture quality and lots of screen real estate”. George Liberman wrote in his review on Amazon in December “USB hub are all high quality” and gave it a score of 5 stars.
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Good Picture Quality
Some DELL P2416D owners wrote in their reviews that it had good colour saturation. In December Amazon Customer mentioned on Amazon “Great colours - I've never had a screen this big before” and gave it a rating of 5 stars. Matti Figura scored this PC monitor very highly and wrote in their review of the DELL P2416D “Colours look outstanding and the increased resolution of 1440p is excellent for programming & gaming”. Sabs said in their review on Amazon “Good stuff, crisp detail, good colours etc”.
One person wrote in their reviews that the product had a flickering image. Amazon Customer gave it a rating of 5 stars and said on Amazon “It does however work just fine, including in clamshell lid closed mode, with this display and the screen is responsive and flicker free” in their review.
One DELL P2416D reviewer who reviewed this PC monitor mentioned that it had good picture quality. One DELL P2416D reviewer who reviewed it thought it had clear images. Ethan Baker mentioned “Amazing clarity and colours” in his review of this PC monitor and gave this PC monitor a score of 5 stars.
One customer who reviewed this PC monitor concluded that it had a sharp image. M. Z. Hassan said on Amazon “Of course this is a 1440p display so the sharpness is much better (33% more pixels per inch”.
Three people said in their reviews that the DELL P2416D was good in terms of USB connections. This month Amazon Customer scored this PC monitor very highly and said in their DELL P2416D review “If you turn the display off it also powers down the built in USB hub, which is frustrating if you've got active hard drives connected to it”.
A number of DELL P2416D reviewers who purchased it thought it was good in terms of HDMI connections. This year Cms said “Excellent Displayport/HDMI/VGA Monitor” in their review of this PC monitor. In December last year M. Z. Hassan said in their review of the DELL P2416D on Amazon “The ports are perfect although maybe an audio pass through could of been nice and THEIRS NO HDMI”. M. Z. Hassan also mentioned “HDMI would've been nice”.
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Easy to Use
Two DELL P2416D reviewers wrote in their reviews that this PC monitor was easy to use. Billy Borneo mentioned “Precise display which is a pleasure to use”. One DELL P2416D reviewer who reviewed it thought it was easy to assemble. Amazon Customer mentioned on Amazon in December this year “Easy to assemble” in their DELL P2416D review and rated it as very good.
One DELL P2416D reviewer who purchased the product concluded that it was easy to use the menus.
A number of DELL P2416D reviewers who reviewed this PC monitor agreed that it was well made. This month Belgiantaff scored the product 5 stars and wrote “From the packaging - all recyclable - to the quality of the build and performance, I'm delighted” in their review.
Four USB Type-A Downstream Ports
The DELL P2416D is a four USB Type-A downstream port PC screen.
LED Display Type
This PC screen has an LED display type, which is typical of many similar spec PC screens that have been available for a comparable time to it.
We think you might also be interested in some of the alternative flatpanel monitors that have an LED Display currently available including the DELL U2414H[plb_2140878_price] which has better reviews; or the Samsung S24E650PL[plb_2969253_price] which is cheaper.
Four USB 2.0 Ports
The DELL P2416D is a four USB 2.0 port PC display.
Quite Large Color Gamut
The color gamuts of medium monitors that have been around for a similar time to the P2416D range from 68% to 120%. The DELL P2416D has one of the larger color gamuts (99 percent) amongst comparable spec PC screens of this age.
1440p Video Mode
The DELL P2416D has a maximum resolution of 1440p. That's 33% more resolution than the most common video mode of 1080p. Across all similar spec PC monitors that were released more than a year ago the worst resolution is 480p and the best is 2160p.
Fairly Bright Display Brightness
The dimmest display brightness of flatpanel monitors of this age and spec is 25 cd/m² and the brightest is 1,700 cd/m². At 300 candellas per square meter, the DELL P2416D has a fairly bright display brightness compared to most of the other medium monitors that have been available for a similar time to the P2416D.
2560 X 1440 Graphics Resolution
The highest resolution of the DELL P2416D is 2560 x 1440. That's 78% more resolution than a 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080) PC display, which is the most common resolution. Across all LCD screens of a similar spec and age to the P2416D the resolution ranges from 720 x 400 to 4096 x 2160.
Has Three Cables Included
The number of cables included found on the DELL P2416D is more than most medium monitors that came out more than a year ago. This PC screen has an AC cable included, which is the most commonly found cable included found on PC screens that were released around the same time as the P2416D. The cables included "DisplayPort" and "USB" are also found on this LCD screen.
Across all the PC displays of a similar type and age to the P2416D the depths range from 33mm to 650mm. At only 47 millimeters, the DELL P2416D is fairly shallow compared to most of the other flatpanel monitors of a similar age and spec to the P2416D.
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Not Good in Terms of Size
One DELL P2416D reviewer who purchased this PC monitor considered that it was not heavy and bulky. Tony said on Amazon this month “This arrived in a massive Amazon box, within which the Dell box was like a heavy bit of Origami, totally protecting the monitor” but he scored it 5 stars.
One person who reviewed this PC monitor considered that it did not have good technical guidance. Belgiantaff mentioned in their review of this PC monitor this month “Some initial difficulty in set-up - instructions are very basic - later found to be caused by incorrect settings on my AMD graphics card” however despite that they still scored it 5 stars.
Does Not Have a Built-In Speaker
The DELL P2416D does not have a built-in speaker, unlike most of the other PC monitors that have been around for around the same time as the P2416D.
It is worth also looking at other flatpanel monitors which also have a built-in speaker including the DELL UZ2315H[plb_2324899_price] which is also higher rated.
Does Not Have a Built-In Camera
The DELL P2416D does not have a built-in camera. Most of the other medium monitors that have been on the market for around the same time as the P2416D also do not have a built-in camera.
It is worth considering alternative flatpanel monitors which also have a built-in camera including the DELL UZ2315H[plb_2324899_price] which also has a higher rating.
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Not 3D Compatible
The DELL P2416D is not 3D compatible, although it is worth keeping in mind that most of the other medium monitors that are a comparable age to the P2416D are also not 3D compatible.
Does Not Have an Integrated Card Reader
Most comparable spec PC displays that are a similar age to the P2416D do not have an integrated card reader. The DELL P2416D is no exception to this as it too does not have an integrated card reader.
Only HD HD Type
This PC screen has a Wide Quad HD HD type, which is the most frequently found HD type on medium monitors that have been on the market for a similar time to it.
Fairly Slow Response Time
The response times of medium monitors that have been available for around the same time as the P2416D range from 1ms to 40ms. With a response time of 8 milliseconds, the DELL P2416D has one of the slower response times amongst PC screens of this age.
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Released Over a Year Ago
It was over a year ago when this medium monitor was released.
Average Running Costs
The P2416D has an average running cost of £58 over 5 years based on average energy prices, which is typical compared to the other 505 PC displays of this age and type.
At 565.6 millimeters, the DELL P2416D has a fairly typical width compared to most of the other PC displays of this age and type.
Other PC screens with a wider width that you might want to look at include the Lenovo T2424[plb_2844948_price] (563.6mm), or the HP 24uh[plb_2697281_price] (565.4mm) which is also cheaper.
I'm very impressed by this monitor. The picture is bright and clear. I use it for gaming, even though it isn't specifically aimed at that market. Skyrim on Ultra settings looks beautiful on... Read more…
For the money it's good if you must have QHD resolution on budget, but I wish I had gone for the U2515 or U2715 instead. Noticeable darkness towards bottom edge of display. Takes many inputs but... Read more…
Incredibly happy. Colour reproduction is incredibly good the resolution and pixel density are all incredible... yes it's not for gamers but it's not designed for that... this monitor is in a word... Read more…
Great display. This replaced a Samsung cheapie. Although I've used Dell computers before this is my first Dell monitor. I bought it on reputation and good reviews, and it is no disappointment.... Read more…
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