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10 Reasons For
DELL Has Good PC Display Reviews
We checked 4,720 user and expert reviews for DELL PC screens and found that on average DELL has good ratings compared to other brands. We also found that DELL has good ratings specifically for its medium monitors.
The S2817Q is one the top selling PC screen currently available for sale.
Price Has Recently Dropped by £43.32
The price of the S2817Q dropped by £43.32 in the last few weeks.
LED Display Type
This PC monitor has an LED display type, which is typical of many new medium monitors.
It may also be worth considering one of the alternative PC monitors that have an LED Display currently available including the Benq GL2706PQ[plb_3720986_price], or the HP Pavilion 32[plb_3940045_price] which is cheaper.
Has a Built-In Speaker
The DELL S2817Q has a built-in speaker, as do most of the other medium monitors that were released in the last 12 months.
We compared all the other LCD screens with a built-in speaker to this LCD screen and we think cheaper LCD screens such as the AOC AG241QX[plb_3811694_price], and the Benq PD2700Q[plb_3850314_price] is also worth considering.
We compared all the other flatpanel monitors which also have a built-in speaker to this PC display and we think the Acer XB241H[plb_3314884_price] is also worth considering.
Quite Many Display Colour Count
The DELL S2817Q has one of the more display colour counts (1,070 million) amongst medium monitors of this age. The average display colour count of medium monitors that are a similar age to the S2817Q is 240M.
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Two HDMI Ports
The DELL S2817Q is a two HDMI port PC display.
3840 X 2160 Graphics Resolution
The DELL S2817Q has a maximum resolution of 3840 x 2160. That's over four times the resolution of the most frequently found graphics resolution of 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080).
This flatpanel monitor's resolution (3840 x 2160) is in fact the best resolution amongst all medium monitors that are a similar age to the S2817Q.
The worst resolution across similar types of flatpanel monitor is 640 x 350.
1080p Video Mode
This PC display has 480p, 576p, 720p and 1080p video modes, which is typical of many medium monitors that came out around the same time as it.
Very Fast Response Time
At only 2 milliseconds, the DELL S2817Q has a quite fast response time compared to most of the other recently released medium monitors. New similar spec flatpanel monitors have response times of between 1ms and 20ms.
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Not 3D Compatible
Like most of the other medium monitors that have been on the market for the last year, the DELL S2817Q is not 3D compatible.
Most latest PC displays do not have a built-in camera. The DELL S2817Q is no exception to this as it too does not have a built-in camera.
Does Not Have an Integrated Card Reader
The DELL S2817Q does not have an integrated card reader. Most of the other recently released LCD screens also do not have an integrated card reader.
Quite Narrow Vertical Viewing Angle
With a vertical viewing angle of only 160 degrees, the DELL S2817Q has a fairly narrow vertical viewing angle compared to most of the other recently released medium monitors. The average vertical viewing angle of new comparable spec PC screens is 170°, and the vertical viewing angles range from 15° to 180°.
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Quite Narrow Horizontal Viewing Angle
The horizontal viewing angles of PC displays that are a comparable age to the S2817Q range from -5° to 180°. The DELL S2817Q has a quite narrow horizontal viewing angle (only 170 degrees) compared to most of the other medium monitors that have been available for around the same time as the S2817Q.
Quite High Maximum Power Consumption
The average maximum power consumption of comparable spec flatpanel monitors that were released around the same time as the S2817Q is 49W. With a maximum power consumption of 90 Watts, the DELL S2817Q has one of the higher maximum power consumptions amongst comparable spec PC monitors of this age.
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Released Ten Months Ago
It was ten months ago when DELL released the S2817Q.
OK Running Costs
The S2817Q has an average 5 year running cost of £60 based on average usage levels and energy prices, which is typical compared to the other 395 latest medium monitors.
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Running this PC monitor over 5 years will generate 0.29 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant 8 tree seedlings and grow them for 10 years.
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