Acer V246HL vs Samsung S24E390HL

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Acer V246HL
Samsung S24E390HL

Top Prices

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Standard delivery: £5.99
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Reasons For

4 Reasons For
A little bigger display diagonal Edit
The Acer V246HL has a display diagonal of 24", whereas the Samsung S24E390HL is only a 23.6" PC monitor (0.4" smaller). 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.

1.2cm bigger display diagonal (metric) Edit
The Acer V246HL is a 61cm display diagonal PC monitor, whereas the Samsung S24E390HL is only a 59.8cm display diagonal PC monitor (1.2cm smaller).
£47 cheaper
The Acer V246HL is £47 cheaper than the Samsung S24E390HL.
Available from 7 shops
A greater number of retailers increases the price competition amongst retailers for this PC monitor and also increases the chances of the product remaining in stock.
8 Reasons For
18° wider viewing angle, vertical Edit
The Samsung S24E390HL is a 178° vertical viewing angle PC monitor. That's 18° wider than the Acer V246HL (178°).
8° wider viewing angle, horizontal Edit
The Samsung S24E390HL is a 178° horizontal viewing angle PC monitor, whereas the Acer V246HL is only a 170° horizontal viewing angle PC monitor (8° narrower).
25% faster response time Edit
The Samsung S24E390HL is a 4ms response time PC monitor. That's 1ms faster than the Acer V246HL (4ms). 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.

14% lower annual energy consumption Edit
The Samsung S24E390HL has an annual energy consumption of 30kWh, however the Acer V246HL is a 34kWh annual energy consumption PC monitor (4kWh higher).
1% lighter Edit
The Samsung S24E390HL is a 3.5kg weight PC monitor. That's 31.73g lighter than the Acer V246HL (3.5kg).
Cheaper to run by £0.51
The Samsung S24E390HL only costs £55.38 to run over five years however the Acer V246HL costs £55.89 to run (1% more). Read more
More popular
The Samsung S24E390HL is a more popular choice amongst buyers. It ranks No. 21338 by sales volume in our PC monitors, whereas the Acer V246HL ranks No. 25452.
User reviews are better
The Samsung S24E390HL has an average user review score of 86%, whereas the Acer V246HL has an average rating of 80% (based on 5 reviews).

Reasons Against

9 Reasons Against
18° narrower viewing angle, vertical Edit
The Acer V246HL is a 160° vertical viewing angle PC monitor. That's 18° narrower than the Samsung S24E390HL (178°).
A bit narrower viewing angle, horizontal Edit
The Acer V246HL is a 170° horizontal viewing angle PC monitor, whereas the Samsung S24E390HL is a 178° horizontal viewing angle PC monitor (8° wider).
20% slower response time Edit
The Acer V246HL is a 5ms response time PC monitor. That's 1ms slower than the Samsung S24E390HL (4ms). 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.

12% higher annual energy consumption Edit
The Acer V246HL has an annual energy consumption of 34kWh, however the Samsung S24E390HL is a 30kWh annual energy consumption PC monitor (4kWh lower).
Heavier Edit
The Acer V246HL is a 3.5kg weight PC monitor. That's 31.73g heavier than the Samsung S24E390HL (3.5kg).
Ten months older
The Acer V246HL is older than the Samsung S24E390HL by ten months.
1% higher running costs over five years
Over five years the running costs of the Acer V246HL are £55.89 which is £0.51 more than the Samsung S24E390HL. Show assumptions.
Worse selling
The Acer V246HL ranks No. 25452 by sales volume, whereas the Samsung S24E390HL ranks No. 21338.
Lower user review Score
The average user rating of the Acer V246HL is 80%, whereas the average user rating of the Samsung S24E390HL is 86% (based on 105 reviews).
4 Reasons Against
0.4" smaller display diagonal Edit
The Samsung S24E390HL has a display diagonal of 23.6", whereas the Acer V246HL is a 24" PC monitor (0.4" 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.

A little smaller display diagonal (metric) Edit
The Samsung S24E390HL is a 59.8cm display diagonal PC monitor, whereas the Acer V246HL is a 61cm display diagonal PC monitor (1.2cm bigger).
£47 more expensive
The Samsung S24E390HL is more expensive than the Acer V246HL by £47.
Fewer sellers
Only 6 retailers sells the Samsung S24E390HL, but 13 retailers sell the Acer V246HL. Read more
The smaller the number of stores that stock this PC monitor, the lower the competition amongst stores to keep prices low.

Average User Rating

Date Released

33 months Ago 23 months Ago

Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on £ 53.58
Electricity cost - standby £ 2.31
Total running cost £ 55.89
Purchase price £ 89.99
Total cost of ownership £ 145.88
Details
Electricity cost - switched on £ 53.84
Electricity cost - standby £ 1.54
Total running cost £ 55.38
Purchase price £ 136.99
Total cost of ownership £ 192.37
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Energy Efficiency Class

No data No data

Environmental Impact

0.28T
Running this PC monitor over 5 years will generate 0.28 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
7
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.
0.27T
Running this PC monitor over 5 years will generate 0.27 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
7
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.

Display

Display Diagonal
24"
BEST
23.6"
Display Resolution
 1920 x 1080
 1920 x 1080
Contrast Ratio (dynamic)
 100000000:1
BEST
 100000000:1
Display
 LED
 LED
3D
 3D
Unknown - Click to provide data
Supported Graphics Resolutions
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
Supported Video Modes
 1080p
 1080p
HD Type
 Full HD
 Full HD
HDCP
 HDCP
Unknown - Click to provide data
Response Time (3D)
5 Unknown - Click to provide data
Viewable Size, Vertical
Unknown - Click to provide data 293.22mm
Viewable Size, Horizontal
Unknown - Click to provide data 521.28mm
Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 16:9
Pixel Pitch
Unknown - Click to provide data 0.2715 x 0.2715
Viewing Angle, Vertical
160° 178°
BEST
Viewing Angle, Horizontal
170° 178°
BEST
Contrast Ratio (typical)
 1000:1
 1000:1
BEST
Display Diagonal (metric)
61cm
BEST
59.8cm
Display Technology
 TN
 TN
Display Brightness
250 cd/m² 250 cd/m²
Response Time
5ms 4ms
BEST
Native Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 16:9
Display Number of Colours
 16.78 million colours
 16.78 million colours
Dynamic Contrast Ratio Marketing Name
 Mega Contrast
 Mega Contrast
Display Brightness (min)
Unknown - Click to provide data 200
Maximum Refresh Rate
Unknown - Click to provide data 60Hz

Ports & Interfaces

Headphone Out
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Headphone out
Headphone Outputs
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
HDMI Ports Quantity
1 1
VGA (D-Sub) Ports Quantity
1 1
DVI Port
1 Unknown - Click to provide data

Multimedia

Built-In Speaker(s)
 Built-in speaker(s)
Unknown - Click to provide data
Built-In Camera
 Built-in camera
Unknown - Click to provide data
TV Tuner Integrated
 TV tuner integrated
Unknown - Click to provide data

Design

Colour of Product
 Black
 Black

Performance

Mac Operating Systems Supported
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Mac operating systems supported
Windows Operating Systems Supported
 Windows 8
 Windows 8.1
 Windows 8.1 x64
 Windows 8.1 Pro
 Windows 8.1 Pro x64
 Windows 8.1 Enterprise
 Windows 8.1 Enterprise x64
 Windows 8
 Windows 8.1
 Windows 8.1 x64
 Windows 8.1 Pro
 Windows 8.1 Pro x64
 Windows 8.1 Enterprise
 Windows 8.1 Enterprise x64

Thin Client

Thin Client Installed
 Thin client installed
 Thin client installed

Networking

Ethernet LAN
 Ethernet LAN
 Ethernet LAN
Wi-Fi
 Wi-Fi
 Wi-Fi
Bluetooth
 Bluetooth
 Bluetooth

Ergonomics

Height Adjustment
 Height adjustment
Unknown - Click to provide data
Tilt Angle
-5 - 25 -2 - 15
Tilt Adjustment
 Tilt adjustment
 Tilt adjustment
Swivelling
 Swivelling
Unknown - Click to provide data
Pivot
 Pivot
Unknown - Click to provide data
Plug and Play
 Plug and Play
 Plug and Play
Stand-By LED
 Stand-by LED
 Stand-by LED
Power LED
 Power LED
 Power LED
On/off Switch
 On/off switch
 On/off switch
LED Indicators
 LED indicators
 LED indicators

Power

Power Consumption (off)
0.35W Unknown - Click to provide data
Power Consumption (typical)
20.9W
BEST
21W
Power Consumption (standby)
0.45W 0.3W
BEST
Annual Energy Consumption
34kWh 30kWh
BEST
Power Consumption (max)
Unknown - Click to provide data 25W
AC Input Voltage
 24
 110
 110-240
 240
 100
 100-240
 24
 110
 110-240
 240
 100
 100-240
Power Consumption (DPMS)
Unknown - Click to provide data 0.3

Operational Conditions

Operating Relative Humidity (H-H)
Unknown - Click to provide data 10 - 80
Operating Temperature (T-T)
Unknown - Click to provide data 10 - 40

Certificates

Certification
 TCO
BEST
 TCO
Energy Star Certified
 Energy Star certified
 Energy Star certified
EPEAT Compliance
 Gold
 Gold

Weight & Dimensions

Package Weight
Unknown - Click to provide data 5.2kg
Package Height
Unknown - Click to provide data 140mm
Package Depth
Unknown - Click to provide data 391mm
Package Width
Unknown - Click to provide data 614mm
Weight With Stand
3.9kg
BEST
4kg
Height (with Stand)
422.14mm 409mm
BEST
Depth (with Stand)
206.76mm 181.9mm
BEST
Width (with Stand)
566.9mm 548.3mm
BEST
Weight
3.5kg 3.5kg
BEST
Height
335.28mm 333.3mm
Depth
50.8mm 69.9mm
Width
566.42mm 548.3mm

Packaging Content

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

Technical Details

Game Mode
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Game mode
ECO Mode
Unknown - Click to provide data
 ECO mode
No Flickering
Unknown - Click to provide data
 No flickering
Samsung Eye Saver Mode
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
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