Benq XL2411 vs Benq XL2720

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Benq XL2411
Benq XL2720

Top Prices

Ebuyer Business
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Standard delivery: £4.19
In stock (10 available)
Amazon UK
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FREE Standard delivery
In stock
Debenhams Plus
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FREE Standard delivery
In stock (23 available)
Tesco
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In stock
Carbon8
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In stock

Reasons For

10 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.

Bigger viewable size, horizontal Edit
Benq XL2411 is 531mm viewable width, but the Benq XL2720 is only a 1mm viewable width PC monitor (530mm smaller).
50 cd/m² brighter display brightness Edit
The Benq XL2411 has a display brightness of 350 cd/m², whereas the Benq XL2720 is only a 300 cd/m² display brightness PC monitor (50 cd/m² dimmer).
Two HDMI ports quantitys Edit
The Benq XL2411 is a two HDMI ports quantity PC monitor, whereas the Benq XL2720 only has one HDMI ports quantity.
70% lighter Edit
The Benq XL2411 is a 6kg weight PC monitor. That's 4.2kg lighter than the Benq XL2720 (10.2kg).
£161 cheaper
The Benq XL2411 is £161.06 cheaper than the Benq XL2720.
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.
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
Expert reviews are a little better
The Benq XL2411 has an average expert review score of 80% based on 6 reviews, whereas the Benq XL2720 has an average rating of 77% (based on 22 reviews).
User reviews are 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 84% (based on 47 reviews).
3 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.

8% higher height adjustment Edit
The Benq XL2720 has a height adjustment of 140mm. That's 10mm higher than the Benq XL2411 (140mm).
Six more awards
The Benq XL2720 has 7 awards, but the Benq XL2411 has 1 award.

Reasons Against

3 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.

8% lower height adjustment Edit
The Benq XL2411 has a height adjustment of 130mm. That's 10mm lower than the Benq XL2720 (140mm).
Fewer awards
Whilst the Benq XL2411 has received 1 award, the Benq XL2720 has received 7 awards.
11 Reasons Against
Not 3D Edit
The Benq XL2720 is not 3D, whereas the Benq XL2411 is. 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.

Hugely smaller viewable size, horizontal Edit
Benq XL2720 is only 1mm viewable width, but the Benq XL2411 is a 531mm viewable width PC monitor (530mm bigger).
50 cd/m² dimmer display brightness Edit
The Benq XL2720 has a display brightness of 300 cd/m², whereas the Benq XL2411 is a 350 cd/m² display brightness PC monitor (50 cd/m² brighter).
Only one HDMI ports quantity Edit
The Benq XL2720 is a one HDMI ports quantity PC monitor, whereas the Benq XL2411 only has two HDMI ports quantitys.
42% heavier Edit
The Benq XL2720 is a 10.2kg weight PC monitor. That's 4.2kg heavier than the Benq XL2411 (10.2kg).
£161 more expensive
The Benq XL2720 is more expensive than the Benq XL2411 by £161.06.
Fewer sellers
Only 2 retailers sells the Benq XL2720, but 8 retailers sell the Benq XL2411. Read more
The smaller the number of stores that stock this PC monitor, the lower the competition amongst stores to keep prices low.
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.
A little Lower expert review Score
The average expert rating of the Benq XL2720 is only 77%, whereas the average expert rating of the Benq XL2411 is 80% (based on 6 reviews).
Lower user review Score
The average user rating of the Benq XL2720 is 84%, whereas the average user rating of the Benq XL2411 is 93% (based on 227 reviews).

Awards

1 Award
illgaming.in: Bronze
7 Awards
Digital Versus: 5 Star
f1cd.ru: Recommended
gamestar.de: Platinum
insidehardware.it: Best in Class
Les Numeriques.com: 5 Star
neitsabes.fr: Very Good
PC Mag: Editor's Choice

Average Expert Rating

Average User Rating

Date Released

35 months Ago 37 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 £ 361.04
Total cost of ownership £ 500.77
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
Display Number of Colours
 16.78 million colours
 16.78 million colours

Ports & Interfaces

Headphone Outputs
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
DisplayPorts Quantity
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
HDMI Ports Quantity
2
BEST
1
DVI-D Ports Quantity
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
VGA (D-Sub) Ports Quantity
1 1
DVI Port
1 1
USB Type-A Downstream Ports Quantity
Unknown - Click to provide data 4
USB Hub Version
 USB 2.0
 USB 2.0

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 of Product
 Black
 Black

Performance

Card Reader Integrated
 Card reader integrated
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
Number of OSD Languages
Unknown - Click to provide data 17
On Screen Display (OSD)
Unknown - Click to provide data
 On Screen Display (OSD)
LED Indicators
 LED indicators
Unknown - Click to provide data

Power

Power Consumption (PowerSave)
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
 90-264
 9
 90

Weight & Dimensions

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

Cables Included
 VGA
 DVI
BEST
 VGA
 DVI
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