Asus VN289 vs HP ENVY 34

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Asus VN289
HP ENVY 34

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Reasons For

5 Reasons For
2x faster response time Edit
The Asus VN289 is a 5ms response time PC monitor. That's 9ms faster than the HP ENVY 34 (14ms). 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.

Lighter Edit
The Asus VN289 is a 5.2kg weight PC monitor. That's 2.8kg lighter than the HP ENVY 34 (8kg).
£1,766 cheaper
The Asus VN289 costs £1,765.94 less than the HP ENVY 34.
44% cheaper to run
The Asus VN289 is £71.69 cheaper to run than the HP ENVY 34 over five years. Read more
User reviews are better
Based on 3 reviews, the Asus VN289 has an average user review score of 93%, however the HP ENVY 34 has an average rating of 87% (based on 6 reviews).
5 Reasons For
Bigger display diagonal Edit
The HP ENVY 34 is a 34" PC monitor. That's 6" bigger than the Asus VN289 (34"). 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 display diagonal (metric) Edit
HP ENVY 34 is 86.36cm display diagonal. That's 15.24cm bigger than the Asus VN289 (86.36cm).
Brighter display brightness Edit
The HP ENVY 34 is a 350 cd/m² display brightness PC monitor. That's 50 cd/m² brighter than the Asus VN289 (350 cd/m²).
One more HDMI ports quantity Edit
The number of HDMI ports quantitys on the HP ENVY 34 is two, but the Asus VN289 only has one HDMI ports quantity.
0.07W lower power consumption (off) Edit
The HP ENVY 34 is a 0.43W power consumption when off PC monitor. That's 0.07W lower than the Asus VN289 (0.43W).

Reasons Against

6 Reasons Against
22% smaller display diagonal Edit
The Asus VN289 has a display diagonal of 28", however the HP ENVY 34 is a 34" PC monitor (6" 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.

22% smaller display diagonal (metric) Edit
The Asus VN289 has a display diagonal (metric) of 71.12cm, however the HP ENVY 34 is an 86.36cm display diagonal PC monitor (15.24cm bigger).
17% dimmer display brightness Edit
The Asus VN289 has a display brightness of 300 cd/m², however the HP ENVY 34 is a 350 cd/m² display brightness PC monitor (50 cd/m² brighter).
Only one HDMI ports quantity Edit
The Asus VN289 has one HDMI ports quantity, however the HP ENVY 34 only has two HDMI ports quantitys.
Higher power consumption (off) Edit
Asus VN289 is 0.5W power consumption when off, but the HP ENVY 34 is a 0.43W power consumption when off PC monitor (0.07W lower).
Seven months older
The Asus VN289 is older than the HP ENVY 34 by seven months.
5 Reasons Against
9ms slower response time Edit
The HP ENVY 34 has a response time of 14ms, whereas the Asus VN289 is a 5ms response time PC monitor (9ms faster). 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.

2.8kg heavier Edit
The HP ENVY 34 has a weight of 8kg, but the Asus VN289 is a 5.2kg weight PC monitor (2.8kg lighter).
More expensive by £1,766
The HP ENVY 34 is £1,765.94 more expensive than the Asus VN289.
£71.69 more expensive to run over five years
Over five years the running costs of the HP ENVY 34 are £161.42 which is £71.69 more than the Asus VN289. Show assumptions.
User review Rating is Worse
The HP ENVY 34 has an average user score of 87%, but the Asus VN289 has an average user rating of 93% (based on 3 reviews).

Awards

1 Award
xfastest.com: Editor's Choice
1 Award
PC Mag: Editor's Choice

Average Expert Rating

Average User Rating

Date Released

32 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 £ 233.06
Total cost of ownership £ 322.79
Details
Electricity cost - switched on £ 158.96
Electricity cost - standby £ 2.46
Total running cost £ 161.42
Purchase price £ 1,999.00
Total cost of ownership £ 2,160.42
Details

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.
0.8T
Running this PC monitor over 5 years will generate 0.8 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
21
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.

Display

Display Diagonal
28" 34"
BEST
Display Resolution
 1920 x 1080
BEST
 1920 x 1080
Contrast Ratio (dynamic)
 80000000:1
BEST
 80000000:1
Display
 LCD
 LED
 LCD
 LED
BEST
3D
 3D
 3D
Supported Graphics Resolutions
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
 3440 x 1440
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
 3440 x 1440
BEST
HD Type
 4K Ultra HD
 4K Ultra HD
BEST
HDCP
 HDCP
 HDCP
Mobile High-Definition Link (MHL)
 Mobile High-Definition Link (MHL)
 Mobile High-Definition Link (MHL)
Digital Vertical Frequency
50 - 75 Unknown - Click to provide data
Digital Horizontal Frequency
30 - 80 Unknown - Click to provide data
Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 16:9
Vertical Scan Range
50 - 75 Unknown - Click to provide data
Horizontal Scan Range
30 - 80 Unknown - Click to provide data
Pixel Pitch
0.32 x 0.32 0.232 x 0.232
Viewing Angle, Vertical
178° 178°
Viewing Angle, Horizontal
178° 178°
Contrast Ratio (typical)
 3000:1
 3000:1
Display Diagonal (metric)
71.12cm 86.36cm
BEST
Display Technology
 VA
 VA
Display Brightness
300 cd/m² 350 cd/m²
BEST
Response Time
5ms
BEST
14ms
Native Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 21:9
 16:9
 21:9
Display Number of Colours
 16.78 million colours
 16.78 million colours

Ports & Interfaces

Headphone Out
 Headphone out
Unknown - Click to provide data
PC Audio in
 PC Audio in
Unknown - Click to provide data
Headphone Outputs
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
DisplayPorts Quantity
1 1
HDMI Ports Quantity
1 2
BEST
DVI-D Ports Quantity
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
VGA (D-Sub) Ports Quantity
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
DVI Port
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
USB Type-A Downstream Ports Quantity
Unknown - Click to provide data 3
USB Hub Version
 USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1)
 USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1)
AC (power) in
 AC (power) in
Unknown - Click to provide data

Multimedia

Built-In Speaker(s)
 Built-in speaker(s)
 Built-in speaker(s)
Built-In Camera
 Built-in camera
Unknown - Click to provide data
RMS Rated Power
4W Unknown - Click to provide data
Number of Loudspeakers
2 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

Windows Operating Systems Supported
 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

Thin Client

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

Ergonomics

Height Adjustment
 Height adjustment
Unknown - Click to provide data
Tilt Angle
-5 - 22 -5 - 25
Tilt Adjustment
 Tilt adjustment
 Tilt adjustment
Swivelling
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Swivelling
Swivel Angle Range
Unknown - Click to provide data -180 - 180
VESA Mounting
 VESA mounting
 VESA mounting
On/off Switch
 On/off switch
Unknown - Click to provide data
On Screen Display (OSD)
 On Screen Display (OSD)
Unknown - Click to provide data
LED Indicators
 LED indicators
Unknown - Click to provide data

Power

Energy Efficiency Class
 C
 C
BEST
Power Consumption (PowerSave)
0.5W Unknown - Click to provide data
Power Consumption (off)
0.5W 0.43W
BEST
Power Consumption (typical)
35W
BEST
62W
Power Consumption (standby)
Unknown - Click to provide data 0.48W
Annual Energy Consumption
Unknown - Click to provide data 91kWh
Power Consumption (max)
Unknown - Click to provide data 150W
AC Input Frequency
 50
 60
 50/60
 50
 60
 50/60
AC Input Voltage
 24
 100
 100-240
 240
 24
 100
 100-240
 240

Certificates

Certification
 RoHS
 TCO
BEST
 RoHS
 TCO
Energy Star Certified
 Energy Star certified
Unknown - Click to provide data

Weight & Dimensions

Package Weight
7.9kg Unknown - Click to provide data
Package Height
561mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Package Depth
150mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Package Width
732mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Weight With Stand
79kg 9.8kg
BEST
Height (with Stand)
450.7mm
BEST
477.1mm
Depth (with Stand)
210mm 197.2mm
BEST
Width (with Stand)
660.2mm
BEST
950.8mm
Weight
5.2kg
BEST
8kg
Height
380.7mm 374.1mm
Depth
63.7mm 93.9mm
Width
660.2mm 950.8mm

Packaging Content

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