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Benq XL2411 vs Benq XL2720

Benq XL2411 vs Benq XL2720

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Benq XL2411
Benq XL2720

Top Prices

Ebuyer Business
Checked 11 hours ago
Standard delivery: £4.19
In stock (10 available)
Amazon UK
Checked 2 hours ago
FREE Standard delivery
In stock
BT Business Direct
Checked 21 hours ago
Standard delivery: £7.21
In stock
Overclockers UK
Checked 9 hours ago
Out of stock
Ebuyer Business
Checked 11 hours ago
Standard delivery: £4.19
In stock, only 4 left!
Amazon UK
Checked 2 hours ago
FREE Standard delivery
In stock
Argos
Checked 18 hours ago
Standard delivery: £6.95
CompAdvance
Checked 4 hours ago
Out of stock

Reasons For

6 Reasons For
3D Edit
The Benq XL2411 is a 3D PC monitor, but the Benq XL2720 is not 3D. Read more

Monitors that are 3D compatible are able to display 3D images. Some monitors will require you to wear special glasses to appreciate the 3D affect.

A 3D monitor allows you to view 3D content on the monitor such as 3D films, 3D games or 3D applications.

Two HDMI ports Edit
The Benq XL2411 is a two HDMI port PC monitor, whereas the Benq XL2720 only has one HDMI port.
£120 cheaper
The Benq XL2411 is £120 cheaper than the Benq XL2720.
Cheaper to run by £80.77
The Benq XL2411 only costs £58.96 to run over five years however the Benq XL2720 costs £139.73 to run (137% more). Read more
More popular
The Benq XL2411 is a more popular choice amongst buyers. It ranks No. 1067 by sales volume in our PC monitors, whereas the Benq XL2720 ranks No. 8086.
User reviews are a little better
The Benq XL2411 has an average user review score of 93% based on 227 reviews, whereas the Benq XL2720 has an average rating of 91% (based on 463 reviews).
4 Reasons For
3" bigger display diagonal Edit
The Benq XL2720 has a display diagonal of 27", whereas the Benq XL2411 is only a 24" PC monitor (3" 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.

Available from 6 shops
A greater number of stores increases the price competition amongst retailers for this PC monitor and also increases the chances of the product remaining in stock.
Twelve more awards
The Benq XL2720 has 13 awards, but the Benq XL2411 has 1 award.
Expert reviews are a little better
The Benq XL2720 has an average expert review score of 84% based on 48 reviews, whereas the Benq XL2411 has an average rating of 83% (based on 11 reviews).

Reasons Against

4 Reasons Against
3" smaller display diagonal Edit
The Benq XL2411 has a display diagonal of 24", whereas the Benq XL2720 is a 27" PC monitor (3" 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.

Fewer sellers
Only 20 stores sells the Benq XL2411, but 26 stores sell the Benq XL2720. Read more
The smaller the number of stores that stock this PC monitor, the lower the competition amongst stores to keep prices low.
Fewer awards
Whilst the Benq XL2411 has received 1 award, the Benq XL2720 has received 13 awards.
A little Lower expert review Score
The average expert rating of the Benq XL2411 is 83%, whereas the average expert rating of the Benq XL2720 is 84% (based on 48 reviews).
6 Reasons Against
Only one HDMI port Edit
The Benq XL2720 is a one HDMI port PC monitor, whereas the Benq XL2411 only has two HDMI ports.
£120 more expensive
The Benq XL2720 is more expensive than the Benq XL2411 by £120.
Two months older
The Benq XL2720 is older than the Benq XL2411 by two months.
More expensive to run over five years by 137%
Over five years the running costs of the Benq XL2720 are £139.73 which is £80.77 more than the Benq XL2411. Show assumptions.
Worse selling
The Benq XL2720 ranks No. 8086 by sales volume, whereas the Benq XL2411 ranks No. 1067.
A little Lower user review Score
The average user rating of the Benq XL2720 is 91%, whereas the average user rating of the Benq XL2411 is 93% (based on 227 reviews).

Awards

1 Award
illgaming.in: Bronze
13 Awards
benchmarkhardware.com: Gold
Digital Versus: 5 Star
f1cd.ru: Recommended
fz.se: Silver
gamestar.de: Platinum
hardware.info: Silver Award
HEXUS.net: Approved
insidehardware.it: Platinum
Les Numeriques.com: 5 Star
neitsabes.fr: Very Good
PC Mag: Editor's Choice
tomshardware.co.uk: Smart Buy
tomshardware.com: Smart Buy

Average Expert Rating

Average User Rating

Date Released

38 months Ago 40 months Ago

Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on £ 56.40
Electricity cost - standby £ 2.56
Total running cost £ 58.96
Purchase price £ 199.98
Total cost of ownership £ 258.94
Details
Electricity cost - switched on £ 1.28
Electricity cost - standby £ 138.45
Total running cost £ 139.73
Purchase price £ 319.98
Total cost of ownership £ 459.71
Details

Energy Efficiency Class

No data No data

Environmental Impact

0.29T
Running this PC monitor over 5 years will generate 0.29 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
8
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.
0.69T
Running this PC monitor over 5 years will generate 0.69 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
18
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.

Display

Display Diagonal
24" 27"
BEST
Display Resolution
 1920 x 1080
 1920 x 1080
Contrast Ratio (dynamic)
 12000000:1
 12000000:1
Display
 LED
 LED
3D
 3D
BEST
 3D
Supported Graphics Resolutions
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
HD Type
 Full HD
 Full HD
HDCP
 HDCP
 HDCP
Mobile High-Definition Link (MHL)
 Mobile High-Definition Link (MHL)
Unknown - Click to provide data
Viewable Size, Vertical
298mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Viewable Size, Horizontal
531mm
BEST
1mm
Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 16:9
Vertical Scan Range
24 - 120 Unknown - Click to provide data
Horizontal Scan Range
15 - 83 Unknown - Click to provide data
Pixel Pitch
0.276 x 0.276 0.311 x 0.311
Viewing Angle, Vertical
160° 160°
Viewing Angle, Horizontal
170° 170°
Contrast Ratio (typical)
 1000:1
 1000:1
Display Technology
 TN
 TN
Display Brightness
350 cd/m²
BEST
300 cd/m²
Response Time
1ms 1ms
Native Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 16:9
Colours
 16.78 million colours
 16.78 million colours

Ports & Interfaces

Headphone Out
 Headphone out
Unknown - Click to provide data
Headphone Outputs
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
DisplayPort
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
HDMI Port
2
BEST
1
DVI-D Port
1 1
VGA (D-Sub) Port
1 1
DVI Port
1 1
USB Type-A Downstream Port
Unknown - Click to provide data 4
USB Hub Version
 USB 2.0
 USB 2.0
AC (power) in
 AC (power) in
Unknown - Click to provide data

Multimedia

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

Design

Feet Colour
 Black
 Black
Colour
 Black
 Black

Performance

Card Reader Integrated
 Card reader integrated
Unknown - Click to provide data
Operating Systems Supported (Windows)
 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
NVIDIA 3D Vision 2
 NVIDIA 3D Vision 2
Unknown - Click to provide data

Thin Client

Thin Client Installed
 Thin client installed
 Thin client installed

Ergonomics

Pivot Angle
0 - 90 Unknown - Click to provide data
Height Adjustment
130mm 140mm
BEST
Height Adjustment
 Height adjustment
 Height adjustment
Tilt Angle
-5 - 20 -5 - 20
Tilt Adjustment
 Tilt adjustment
 Tilt adjustment
Swivelling
 Swivelling
 Swivelling
Swivel Angle Range
-45 - 45 -45 - 45
Cable Lock Slot
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Cable lock slot
VESA Mounting
 VESA mounting
 VESA mounting
Pivot
 Pivot
Unknown - Click to provide data
Child Lock
 Child lock
Unknown - Click to provide data
Plug & Play
 Plug & Play
Unknown - Click to provide data
On/off Switch
 On/off switch
Unknown - Click to provide data
Number of OSD Languages
17 17
On Screen Display (OSD)
 On Screen Display (OSD)
 On Screen Display (OSD)
LED Indicators
 LED indicators
Unknown - Click to provide data

Power

Power Consumption (PowerSave)
0.5W 0.5W
Power Consumption (off)
0.5W Unknown - Click to provide data
Power Consumption (typical)
22W 0.5W
BEST
Power Consumption (standby)
0.5W
BEST
27W
AC Input Voltage
 90-264
 9
 90
 5
 95-265
 90-264
 9
 90
 5
 95-265

Weight & Dimensions

Package Weight
8.5kg Unknown - Click to provide data
Weight With Stand
8.5kg Unknown - Click to provide data
Height (with Stand)
431mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Depth (with Stand)
222mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Width (with Stand)
570mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Weight
6kg
BEST
10.2kg
Height
347mm 548mm
Depth
63mm 273mm
Width
570mm 642mm

Packaging Content

Quick Start Guide
 Quick start guide
Unknown - Click to provide data
Cables Included
 VGA
 DVI
BEST
 VGA
 DVI
AC Adapter Included
 AC adapter included
Unknown - Click to provide data
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