Asus MX259 vs DELL U2414H

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Asus MX259
DELL U2414H

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Reasons For

4 Reasons For
1.2" bigger display diagonal Edit
The Asus MX259 has a display diagonal of 25", whereas the DELL U2414H is only a 23.8" PC monitor (1.2" 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.

60% faster response time Edit
The Asus MX259 is a 5ms response time PC monitor. That's 3ms faster than the DELL U2414H (8ms). 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.

Built-in speaker(s) Edit
The Asus MX259 has a built-in speaker(s), whereas the DELL U2414H does not have a built-in speaker(s). Read more

Built in speakers allow you to output sound through the monitor without any need for external speakers.

With built in speakers you can use the monitor like a TV for watch videos to listening to music.

User reviews are moderately better
The Asus MX259 has an average user review score of 90% based on 128 reviews, whereas the DELL U2414H has an average rating of 89% (based on 219 reviews).
6 Reasons For
0.97cm bigger display diagonal (metric) Edit
The DELL U2414H has a display diagonal (metric) of 64.47cm, however the Asus MX259 is only a 63.5cm display diagonal PC monitor (0.97cm smaller).
20% lighter Edit
The DELL U2414H is a 3.6kg weight PC monitor. That's 690g lighter than the Asus MX259 (3.6kg).
£58 cheaper
The DELL U2414H costs £57.97 less than the Asus MX259.
Available from 24 shops
A greater number of retailers increases the chances of this PC monitor remaining in stock and also increases the price competition amongst retailers for the product.
51% cheaper to run
The DELL U2414H is £46.15 cheaper to run than the Asus MX259 over five years. Read more
More popular
The DELL U2414H is a more popular choice amongst buyers. It ranks No. 952 by sales volume in our PC monitors, however the Asus MX259 ranks No. 29202.

Reasons Against

6 Reasons Against
Marginally smaller display diagonal (metric) Edit
The Asus MX259 is a 63.5cm display diagonal PC monitor, whereas the DELL U2414H is a 64.47cm display diagonal PC monitor (0.97cm bigger).
690g heavier Edit
The Asus MX259 is a 4.3kg weight PC monitor. That's 690g heavier than the DELL U2414H (3.6kg).
£58 more expensive
The Asus MX259 is more expensive than the DELL U2414H by £57.97.
Fewer sellers
Only 7 shops sells the Asus MX259, but 31 shops sell the DELL U2414H. Read more
The smaller the number of stores that stock this PC monitor, the lower the competition amongst stores to keep prices low.
More expensive to run over five years by 106%
The Asus MX259 costs £89.73 to run which is £46.15 more to run than the DELL U2414H over five years. Show assumptions.
Worse selling
The Asus MX259 ranks No. 29202 by sales volume, whereas the DELL U2414H ranks No. 952.
4 Reasons Against
A little smaller display diagonal Edit
The DELL U2414H has a display diagonal of 23.8", however the Asus MX259 is a 25" PC monitor (1.2" 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.

Slower response time Edit
The DELL U2414H is an 8ms response time PC monitor. That's 3ms slower than the Asus MX259 (8ms). 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.

Does not have a built-in speaker(s) Edit
The DELL U2414H does not have a built-in speaker(s), but the Asus MX259 does. Read more

Built in speakers allow you to output sound through the monitor without any need for external speakers.

With built in speakers you can use the monitor like a TV for watch videos to listening to music.

A little Lower user review Score
The DELL U2414H's average user rating is 89%, however the Asus MX259's is 90% (based on 128 reviews).

Awards

No awards found 3 Awards
alphr.com: Recommended
pcauthority.com.au: Hot Award
ua.gecid.com: High Functionality

Average Expert Rating

No reviews found

Average User Rating

Date Released

25 months Ago 25 months Ago

Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on £ 89.73
Electricity cost - standby £ -
Total running cost £ 89.73
Purchase price £ 189.91
Total cost of ownership £ 279.64
Details
Electricity cost - switched on £ 41.02
Electricity cost - standby £ 2.56
Total running cost £ 43.58
Purchase price £ 131.94
Total cost of ownership £ 175.52
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Energy Efficiency Class

No data

Environmental Impact

0.45T
Running this PC monitor over 5 years will generate 0.45 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
11
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.
0.22T
Running this PC monitor over 5 years will generate 0.22 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
6
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.

Display

Display Diagonal
25"
BEST
23.8"
Display Resolution
 1920 x 1080
 1920 x 1080
Contrast Ratio (dynamic)
 80000000:1
BEST
 80000000:1
Display
 LED
 LED
BEST
3D
Unknown - Click to provide data
 3D
Supported Graphics Resolutions
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
Display Surface
 Matt
 Matt
Supported Video Modes
 1080p
 1080p
BEST
HD Type
 Full HD
 Full HD
HDCP
 HDCP
Unknown - Click to provide data
Mobile High-Definition Link (MHL)
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Mobile High-Definition Link (MHL)
Display SRGB
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Display sRGB
Digital Vertical Frequency
56 - 76 Unknown - Click to provide data
Digital Horizontal Frequency
30 - 80 Unknown - Click to provide data
Viewable Size, Vertical
Unknown - Click to provide data 296.46mm
Viewable Size, Horizontal
Unknown - Click to provide data 527.04mm
Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 16:9
Vertical Scan Range
Unknown - Click to provide data 56 - 76
Horizontal Scan Range
Unknown - Click to provide data 30 - 83
Pixel Pitch
0.288 x 0.288 0.274 x 0.274
Viewing Angle, Vertical
178° 178°
Viewing Angle, Horizontal
178° 178°
Contrast Ratio (typical)
 1000:1
 1000:1
BEST
Display Diagonal (metric)
63.5cm 64.47cm
BEST
Display Technology
 IPS
 IPS
Display Brightness
250 cd/m² 250 cd/m²
Response Time
5ms
BEST
8ms
DDC/CI
Unknown - Click to provide data
 DDC/CI
Color Gamut
Unknown - Click to provide data 85%
Screen Shape
 Flat
 Flat
Native Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 16:9
Display Number of Colours
 16.78 million colours
 16.78 million colours
SRGB Coverage (typical)
Unknown - Click to provide data 96

Ports & Interfaces

Headphone Outputs
1 1
Audio Output
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Audio output
DisplayPorts Quantity
Unknown - Click to provide data 2
HDMI Ports Quantity
2 2
Mini DisplayPorts Quantity
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
VGA (D-Sub) Ports Quantity
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
USB Type-A Downstream Ports Quantity
Unknown - Click to provide data 4
USB Hub Version
 USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1)
 USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1)
Number of Upstream Ports
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Built-In USB Hub
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Built-in USB hub
AC (power) in
Unknown - Click to provide data
 AC (power) in
USB Upstream Port Type
 USB Type-B
 USB Type-B

Multimedia

Built-In Speaker(s)
 Built-in speaker(s)
BEST
 Built-in speaker(s)
Built-In Camera
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Built-in camera
RMS Rated Power
6W Unknown - Click to provide data
Number of Loudspeakers
2 Unknown - Click to provide data
TV Tuner Integrated
 TV tuner integrated
 TV tuner integrated

Design

Colour of Product
 Silver
 Silver

Performance

NVIDIA G-SYNC
Unknown - Click to provide data
 NVIDIA G-SYNC

Thin Client

Thin Client Installed
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Thin client installed

Ergonomics

Pivot Angle
Unknown - Click to provide data 0 - 180
Height Adjustment
Unknown - Click to provide data 130mm
Height Adjustment
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Height adjustment
Tilt Angle
20 - -5 -22 - 6.5
Tilt Adjustment
 Tilt adjustment
 Tilt adjustment
Swivelling
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Swivelling
Swivel Angle Range
Unknown - Click to provide data 0 - 90
Cable Lock Slot
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Cable lock slot
VESA Mounting
Unknown - Click to provide data
 VESA mounting
Pivot
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Pivot
Plug and Play
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Plug and Play
Power LED
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Power LED
On/off Switch
Unknown - Click to provide data
 On/off switch
On Screen Display (OSD) Languages
 CHI (SIMPL)
 RUS
 ENG
 FRE
 DEU
 JPN
 POR
 ESP
 CHI (SIMPL)
 RUS
 ENG
 FRE
 DEU
 JPN
 POR
 ESP
BEST
On Screen Display (OSD)
Unknown - Click to provide data
 On Screen Display (OSD)
LED Indicators
Unknown - Click to provide data
 LED indicators

Power

Current Rating
Unknown - Click to provide data 1.5A
Energy Efficiency Class
 A+
 A+
Power Consumption (PowerSave)
0.5W Unknown - Click to provide data
Power Consumption (off)
0.5W Unknown - Click to provide data
Power Consumption (typical)
35W 16W
BEST
Power Consumption (standby)
Unknown - Click to provide data 0.5W
Annual Energy Consumption
Unknown - Click to provide data 24kWh
Power Consumption (max)
Unknown - Click to provide data 74W
AC Input Frequency
 50
 60
 50/60
 50
 60
 50/60
AC Input Voltage
 24
 100
 100-240
 240
 24
 100
 100-240
 240

Operational Conditions

Operating Altitude
Unknown - Click to provide data 0 - 5000
Non-Operating Altitude
Unknown - Click to provide data 0 - 12192
Storage Relative Humidity (H-H)
Unknown - Click to provide data 5 - 90
Operating Relative Humidity (H-H)
Unknown - Click to provide data 10 - 80
Storage Temperature (T-T)
Unknown - Click to provide data -20 - 60
Operating Temperature (T-T)
Unknown - Click to provide data 0 - 40

Certificates

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

Weight & Dimensions

Package Weight
6.4kg
BEST
8kg
Package Height
117mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Package Depth
496mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Package Width
659mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Weight With Stand
4.3kg
BEST
5.5kg
Height (with Stand)
224mm
BEST
355.8mm
Depth (with Stand)
414mm 185mm
BEST
Width (with Stand)
578mm 539.1mm
BEST
Weight
4.3kg 3.6kg
BEST
Height
Unknown - Click to provide data 321.1mm
Depth
Unknown - Click to provide data 45.6mm
Width
578mm 539.1mm

Packaging Content

Quick Start Guide
 Quick start guide
 Quick start guide
Cables Included
 VGA
 USB
 AC
 DisplayPort
 VGA
 USB
 AC
 DisplayPort
Manual
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Manual
Stand Included
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Stand included

Technical Details

USB Charging Port
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Auto Power Off
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Feedback