HP ENVY 32 vs HP ENVY 34

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HP ENVY 32
HP ENVY 34

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In stock (74 available)
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Reasons For

6 Reasons For
Vastly faster response time Edit
The HP ENVY 32 is a 7ms response time PC monitor. That's 7ms 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.

31kWh lower annual energy consumption Edit
The HP ENVY 32 has an annual energy consumption of 60kWh, however the HP ENVY 34 is a 91kWh annual energy consumption PC monitor (31kWh higher).
53W lower power consumption (max) Edit
The HP ENVY 32 is a 97W maximum power consumption PC monitor, whereas the HP ENVY 34 is a 150W maximum power consumption PC monitor (53W higher).
£309 cheaper
The HP ENVY 32 is £309.03 cheaper than the HP ENVY 34.
Available from 2 shops
A greater number of retailers 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 £28.10
The HP ENVY 32 is £28.10 cheaper to run than the HP ENVY 34 over five years. Read more
6 Reasons For
Bigger display diagonal Edit
The HP ENVY 34 is a 34" PC monitor. That's 2" bigger than the HP ENVY 32 (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.

6% bigger display diagonal (metric) Edit
The HP ENVY 34 has a display diagonal (metric) of 86.36cm. That's 5.08cm bigger than the HP ENVY 32 (86.36cm).
15% 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 HP ENVY 32 (350 cd/m²).
Lower power consumption (off) Edit
HP ENVY 34 is 0.43W power consumption when off. That's 0.07W lower than the HP ENVY 32 (0.43W).
13% lighter Edit
The HP ENVY 34 has a weight of 8kg, however the HP ENVY 32 is a 9kg weight PC monitor (1kg heavier).
Much better user reviews
Based on 6 user reviews, the average review score of the HP ENVY 34 is 87%, however the average rating of the HP ENVY 32 is 68% (based on 8 reviews).

Reasons Against

6 Reasons Against
Slightly smaller display diagonal Edit
The HP ENVY 32 has a display diagonal of 32", whereas the HP ENVY 34 is a 34" PC monitor (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.

5.08cm smaller display diagonal (metric) Edit
The HP ENVY 32 is an 81.28cm display diagonal PC monitor, whereas the HP ENVY 34 is an 86.36cm display diagonal PC monitor (5.08cm bigger).
50 cd/m² dimmer display brightness Edit
The HP ENVY 32 has a display brightness of 300 cd/m², whereas the HP ENVY 34 is a 350 cd/m² display brightness PC monitor (50 cd/m² brighter).
15% higher power consumption (off) Edit
The HP ENVY 32 has a power consumption (off) of 0.5W, however the HP ENVY 34 is a 0.43W power consumption when off PC monitor (0.07W lower).
1kg heavier Edit
The HP ENVY 32 is a 9kg weight PC monitor. That's 1kg heavier than the HP ENVY 34 (8kg).
Appreciably Lower user review Score
The average user rating of the HP ENVY 32 is only 68%, whereas the average user rating of the HP ENVY 34 is 87% (based on 6 reviews).
7 Reasons Against
7ms slower response time Edit
The HP ENVY 34 has a response time of 14ms, but the HP ENVY 32 is a 7ms response time PC monitor (7ms 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.

35% higher annual energy consumption Edit
The HP ENVY 34 is a 91kWh annual energy consumption PC monitor. That's 31kWh higher than the HP ENVY 32 (91kWh).
36% higher power consumption (max) Edit
The HP ENVY 34 has a power consumption (max) of 150W. That's 53W higher than the HP ENVY 32 (150W).
More expensive by £309
The HP ENVY 34 is £309.03 more expensive than the HP ENVY 32.
Less retailers
The HP ENVY 34 is only stocked by 4 stores, whereas the HP ENVY 32 is stocked by 6 sellers. Read more
Fewer numbers of sellers reduces the price competition amongst retailers for the product and also reduces the chances of this PC monitor remaining in stock.
Older by eight months
The HP ENVY 34 is eight months older than the HP ENVY 32.
£28.10 more expensive to run over five years
Over five years the HP ENVY 34 costs £161.42 to run which is £28.10 more to run than the HP ENVY 32. Show assumptions.

Awards

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Average Expert Rating

Average User Rating

Date Released

17 months Ago 25 months Ago

Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on £ 128.19
Electricity cost - standby £ 5.13
Total running cost £ 133.32
Purchase price £ 349.97
Total cost of ownership £ 483.29
Details
Electricity cost - switched on £ 158.96
Electricity cost - standby £ 2.46
Total running cost £ 161.42
Purchase price £ 659.00
Total cost of ownership £ 820.42
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Energy Efficiency Class

No data

Environmental Impact

0.66T
Running this PC monitor over 5 years will generate 0.66 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
17
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
32" 34"
BEST
Contrast Ratio (dynamic)
 10000000:1
 10000000:1
Display
 LED
 LED
3D
 3D
 3D
Supported Graphics Resolutions
 2560 x 1440
 3440 x 1440
 2560 x 1440
 3440 x 1440
BEST
Display Surface
 Matt
 Matt
HD Type
 4K Ultra HD
 4K Ultra HD
BEST
HDCP
 HDCP
 HDCP
Mobile High-Definition Link (MHL)
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Mobile High-Definition Link (MHL)
Digital Vertical Frequency
0 - 60 Unknown - Click to provide data
Digital Horizontal Frequency
0 - 90 Unknown - Click to provide data
Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 16:9
Pixel Pitch
0.276 x 0.276 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)
81.28cm 86.36cm
BEST
Display Technology
 WVA
 WVA
Display Brightness
300 cd/m² 350 cd/m²
BEST
Response Time
7ms
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 Outputs
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
DisplayPorts Quantity
1 1
HDMI Ports Quantity
2 2
USB Type-A Downstream Ports Quantity
3 3
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
Unknown - Click to provide data
Audio System
Bang & Olufsen Unknown - Click to provide data
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

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 - 23 -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
Plug and Play
 Plug and Play
Unknown - Click to provide data
On/off Switch
 On/off switch
Unknown - Click to provide data

Power

Energy Efficiency Class
 C
 C
BEST
Power Consumption (off)
0.5W 0.43W
BEST
Power Consumption (typical)
50W
BEST
62W
Power Consumption (standby)
1W 0.48W
BEST
Annual Energy Consumption
60kWh
BEST
91kWh
Power Consumption (max)
97W
BEST
150W
AC Input Frequency
 50
 60
 50/60
 50
 60
 50/60
AC Input Voltage
 5
 90-265
 9
 90
 24
 100
 100-240
 240
 5
 90-265
 9
 90
 24
 100
 100-240
 240

Operational Conditions

Storage Relative Humidity (H-H)
5 - 95 Unknown - Click to provide data
Operating Relative Humidity (H-H)
20 - 70 Unknown - Click to provide data
Storage Temperature (T-T)
-20 - 60 Unknown - Click to provide data
Operating Temperature (T-T)
5 - 35 Unknown - Click to provide data

Weight & Dimensions

Weight With Stand
10.7kg 9.8kg
BEST
Height (with Stand)
522mm 477.1mm
BEST
Depth (with Stand)
178.9mm
BEST
197.2mm
Width (with Stand)
861.6mm
BEST
950.8mm
Weight
9kg 8kg
BEST
Height
433.6mm 374.1mm
Depth
58.2mm 93.9mm
Width
861.6mm 950.8mm
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