DELL P2714H vs DELL U3014

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DELL P2714H
DELL U3014

Top Prices

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Reasons For

5 Reasons For
77W lower power consumption (max) Edit
DELL P2714H is 43W maximum power consumption, but the DELL U3014 is a 120W maximum power consumption PC monitor (77W higher).
Lighter Edit
The DELL P2714H is a 4.6kg weight PC monitor. That's 6.3kg lighter than the DELL U3014 (10.8kg).
£389 cheaper
The DELL P2714H costs £186.00, whereas the DELL U3014 is £574.80.
Available from 4 shops
The more stores stock this PC monitor, the greater competition amongst stores to keep prices low.
£98.45 cheaper to run
The DELL P2714H only costs £57.94 to run over five years whereas the DELL U3014 costs £156.39 to run (170% more). Read more
11 Reasons For
10% bigger display diagonal Edit
The DELL U3014 is a 29.8" PC monitor. That's 2.8" bigger than the DELL P2714H (29.8"). 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.

Bigger viewable size, vertical Edit
DELL U3014 is 400.8mm viewable height, but the DELL P2714H is only a 336.3mm viewable height PC monitor (64.5mm smaller).
7% bigger viewable size, horizontal Edit
The DELL U3014 has a viewable size, horizontal of 641.3mm. That's 43.4mm bigger than the DELL P2714H (641.3mm).
Bigger display diagonal (metric) Edit
DELL U3014 is 75.6cm display diagonal. That's 7cm bigger than the DELL P2714H (75.6cm).
Brighter display brightness Edit
The DELL U3014 is a 350 cd/m² display brightness PC monitor. That's 50 cd/m² brighter than the DELL P2714H (350 cd/m²).
A lot faster response time Edit
The DELL U3014 has a response time of 6ms, whereas the DELL P2714H is an 8ms response time PC monitor (2ms slower). 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.

Two displayPorts quantitys Edit
The number of displayPorts quantitys on the DELL U3014 is two, but the DELL P2714H only has one displayPorts quantity.
One more USB Type-A downstream ports quantity Edit
The DELL U3014 has five USB Type-A downstream ports quantitys, however the DELL P2714H only has four USB Type-A downstream ports quantitys.
Three more awards
The DELL U3014 has 4 awards from expert review sites, however the DELL P2714H has 1 award.
Considerably better expert reviews
The average expert review score of the DELL U3014 is 86% based on 15 reviews, but the average rating of the DELL P2714H is 70% (based on 3 reviews).
Slightly better user reviews
The average user review score of the DELL U3014 is 87% based on 68 reviews, but the average rating of the DELL P2714H is 86% (based on 119 reviews).

Reasons Against

11 Reasons Against
Smaller display diagonal Edit
The DELL P2714H has a display diagonal of 27", but the DELL U3014 is a 29.8" PC monitor (2.8" 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.

Smaller viewable size, vertical Edit
DELL P2714H is only 336.3mm viewable height. That's 64.5mm smaller than the DELL U3014 (400.8mm).
43.4mm smaller viewable size, horizontal Edit
The DELL P2714H has a viewable size, horizontal of 597.9mm, however the DELL U3014 is a 641.3mm viewable width PC monitor (43.4mm bigger).
Smaller display diagonal (metric) Edit
DELL P2714H is only 68.6cm display diagonal, but the DELL U3014 is a 75.6cm display diagonal PC monitor (7cm bigger).
Dimmer display brightness Edit
The DELL P2714H has a display brightness of 300 cd/m², but the DELL U3014 is a 350 cd/m² display brightness PC monitor (50 cd/m² brighter).
2ms slower response time Edit
The DELL P2714H is an 8ms response time PC monitor. That's 2ms slower than the DELL U3014 (6ms). 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.

One less displayPorts quantity Edit
The number of displayPorts quantitys on the DELL P2714H is one, but the DELL U3014 only has two displayPorts quantitys.
Only four USB Type-A downstream ports quantitys Edit
The DELL P2714H has four USB Type-A downstream ports quantitys, however the DELL U3014 only has five USB Type-A downstream ports quantitys.
Fewer awards
Whilst the DELL P2714H has received 1 award, the DELL U3014 has received 4 awards.
A lot Lower expert review Score
The DELL P2714H only has an average expert rating of 70%, but the DELL U3014 has an average expert rating of 86% (based on 15 reviews).
Moderately Lower user review Score
The DELL P2714H has an average user rating of 86%, but the DELL U3014 has an average user rating of 87% (based on 68 reviews).
5 Reasons Against
Higher power consumption (max) Edit
DELL U3014 is 120W maximum power consumption. That's 77W higher than the DELL P2714H (120W).
Hugely heavier Edit
The DELL U3014 has a weight of 10.8kg, but the DELL P2714H is a 4.6kg weight PC monitor (6.3kg lighter).
More expensive by £389
The DELL U3014 is £388.80 more expensive than the DELL P2714H.
Not as many stockists
The DELL U3014 is only stocked by 3 retailers, however the DELL P2714H is stocked by 7 stores. Read more
Fewer numbers of shops reduces the chances of the product remaining in stock and also reduces the price competition amongst retailers for this PC monitor.
Higher running costs over five years by £98.45
Over five years the DELL U3014 costs £156.39 to run which is £98.45 more to run than the DELL P2714H. Show assumptions.

Awards

1 Award
flatpanels.dk: Top Recommendation
4 Awards
hardwarecanucks.com: Dam Good
hardwareluxx.de: Excellent Hardware
itproportal.com: Best Buy
PC Mag: Editor's Choice

Average Expert Rating

Average User Rating

Date Released

37 months Ago 37 months Ago

Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on £ 56.40
Electricity cost - standby £ 1.54
Total running cost £ 57.94
Purchase price £ 186.00
Total cost of ownership £ 243.94
Details
Electricity cost - switched on £ 153.83
Electricity cost - standby £ 2.56
Total running cost £ 156.39
Purchase price £ 574.80
Total cost of ownership £ 731.19
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).
7
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.
0.78T
Running this PC monitor over 5 years will generate 0.78 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
20
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.

Display

Display Diagonal
27" 29.8"
BEST
Display Resolution
 1920 x 1080
 2560 x 1600
 1920 x 1080
 2560 x 1600
BEST
Contrast Ratio (dynamic)
 2000000:1
 2000000:1
Display
 LED
 LED
3D
 3D
 3D
Supported Graphics Resolutions
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
 2560 x 1600 (WQXGA)
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
 2560 x 1600 (WQXGA)
BEST
Display Surface
 Matt
 Matt
Supported Video Modes
 1080p
BEST
 1080p
Product Type
 PC monitor
 PC monitor
HD Type
 Full HD
 Full HD
HDCP
 HDCP
 HDCP
Display SRGB
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Display sRGB
Viewable Size, Vertical
336.3mm 400.8mm
BEST
Viewable Size, Horizontal
597.9mm 641.3mm
BEST
Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 16:9
Pixel Pitch
0.1 x 0.1 0.25 x 0.25
Viewing Angle, Vertical
178° 178°
Viewing Angle, Horizontal
178° 178°
Contrast Ratio (typical)
 1000:1
 1000:1
Display Diagonal (metric)
68.6cm 75.6cm
BEST
Display Technology
 IPS
 IPS
Display Brightness
300 cd/m² 350 cd/m²
BEST
Response Time
8ms 6ms
BEST
Native Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 16:10
 16:9
 16:10
BEST
Display Number of Colours
 16.78 million colours
 1.073 billion colours
 16.78 million colours
 1.073 billion colours

Ports & Interfaces

DC-In Jack
Unknown - Click to provide data
 DC-in jack
Audio Output
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Audio output
DisplayPorts Quantity
1 2
BEST
HDMI Ports Quantity
1 1
DVI-D Ports Quantity
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Mini DisplayPorts Quantity
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
VGA (D-Sub) Ports Quantity
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
DVI Port
1 1
USB Type-A Downstream Ports Quantity
4 5
BEST
USB Hub Version
 USB 2.0
 USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1)
 USB 2.0
 USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1)

Multimedia

Built-In Speaker(s)
 Built-in speaker(s)
 Built-in speaker(s)
Built-In Camera
 Built-in camera
 Built-in camera
TV Tuner Integrated
 TV tuner integrated
 TV tuner integrated

Design

Feet Colour
 Silver
 Black
 Silver
 Black
Colour of Product
 Black
 Black

Thin Client

Thin Client Installed
 Thin client installed
 Thin client installed

Networking

Ethernet LAN
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Ethernet LAN
Bluetooth
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Bluetooth

Ergonomics

Height Adjustment
Unknown - Click to provide data 90mm
Height Adjustment
 Height adjustment
 Height adjustment
Tilt Adjustment
 Tilt adjustment
 Tilt adjustment
Swivelling
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Swivelling
Cable Lock Slot
 Cable lock slot
 Cable lock slot
VESA Mounting
 VESA mounting
 VESA mounting
Plug and Play
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Plug and Play
Stand-By LED
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Stand-by LED
Power LED
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Power LED
On/off Switch
 On/off switch
 On/off switch
On Screen Display (OSD)
Unknown - Click to provide data
 On Screen Display (OSD)
LED Indicators
Unknown - Click to provide data
 LED indicators

Power

Input Current
1.5A 1.8A
Power Consumption (typical)
22W
BEST
60W
Power Consumption (standby)
0.3W
BEST
0.5W
Power Consumption (max)
43W
BEST
120W
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
0 - 5000 0 - 5000
Non-Operating Altitude
0 - 12192 0 - 10668
Storage Relative Humidity (H-H)
5 - 90 5 - 90
Operating Relative Humidity (H-H)
10 - 80 10 - 80
Storage Temperature (T-T)
-20 - 60 -20 - 60
Operating Temperature (T-T)
0 - 40 0 - 40

Certificates

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

Weight & Dimensions

Package Weight
9.9kg
BEST
13.7kg
Weight With Stand
Unknown - Click to provide data 10.8kg
Height (with Stand)
424mm
BEST
572.7mm
Depth (with Stand)
204mm 201.4mm
BEST
Width (with Stand)
641.4mm
BEST
689.7mm
Weight
4.6kg
BEST
10.8kg
Height
379.9mm 449.2mm
Depth
46.1mm 61mm
Width
641.4mm 689.7mm

Packaging Content

Quick Start Guide
 Quick start guide
 Quick start guide
Cables Included
 USB
 VGA
 AC
 DisplayPort
 DVI
 USB
 VGA
 AC
 DisplayPort
 DVI
Manual
 Manual
 Manual
Handheld Remote Control
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Handheld remote control
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