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HP ENVY 34 vs Samsung S32E590C

HP ENVY 34 vs Samsung S32E590C

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HP ENVY 34
Samsung S32E590C

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Reasons For

2 Reasons For
2.5" bigger display diagonal Edit
The HP ENVY 34 has a display diagonal of 34", but the Samsung S32E590C is only a 31.5" PC monitor (2.5" 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.

Expert reviews are marginally better
The HP ENVY 34 has an average expert review score of 81% based on 15 reviews, but the Samsung S32E590C has an average rating of 78% (based on 7 reviews).
5 Reasons For
10ms faster response time Edit
The Samsung S32E590C is a 4ms response time PC monitor. That's 10ms faster than the HP ENVY 34 (4ms). 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.

£224 cheaper
The Samsung S32E590C is £223.99 cheaper than the HP ENVY 34.
Available from 3 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.
Superior energy efficiency rating
The energy efficiency rating of the Samsung S32E590C is "B", whereas the rating of the HP ENVY 34 is "C".
User reviews are appreciably better
Based on 6 user reviews, the Samsung S32E590C has an average review score of 87%, whereas the HP ENVY 34 has an average rating of 69% (based on 32 reviews).

Reasons Against

6 Reasons Against
72% slower response time Edit
The HP ENVY 34 is a 14ms response time PC monitor. That's 10ms slower than the Samsung S32E590C (4ms). 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.

£224 more expensive
The HP ENVY 34 is more expensive than the Samsung S32E590C by £223.99.
Not as many stockists
Only 1 shop sell the HP ENVY 34, however 4 shops sell the Samsung S32E590C. Read more
Smaller numbers of stores reduces the chances of this PC monitor remaining in stock and also reduces the price competition amongst retailers for the product.
One month older
The HP ENVY 34 is older than the Samsung S32E590C by one month.
Energy efficiency rating is inferior
The HP ENVY 34 has an energy efficiency rating of "C", but the Samsung S32E590C has a rating of "B".
A lot Lower user review Score
The HP ENVY 34 only has an average user rating of 69%, but the Samsung S32E590C has an average user rating of 87% (based on 6 reviews).
2 Reasons Against
A bit smaller display diagonal Edit
The Samsung S32E590C has a display diagonal of 31.5", whereas the HP ENVY 34 is a 34" PC monitor (2.5" 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.

A bit Lower expert review Score
The average expert rating of the Samsung S32E590C is only 78%, whereas the average expert rating of the HP ENVY 34 is 81% (based on 15 reviews).

Awards

2 Awards
computershopper.com: Editor's Choice
PC Mag: Editor's Choice
No awards found

Average Expert Rating

Average User Rating

Date Released

28 months Ago 27 months Ago

Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on £ 158.96
Electricity cost - standby £ 2.46
Total running cost £ 161.42
Purchase price £ 669.99
Total cost of ownership £ 831.41
Details
Electricity cost - switched on £ -
Electricity cost - standby £ -
Total running cost £ -

Energy Efficiency Class

Environmental Impact

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.
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Display

Display Diagonal
34"
BEST
31.5"
Display Resolution
 3440 x 1440
 1920 x 1080
BEST
 3440 x 1440
 1920 x 1080
Contrast Ratio (dynamic)
 10000000:1
BEST
 10000000:1
Display
 LED
 LED
3D
 3D
 3D
Supported Graphics Resolutions
 3440 x 1440
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
BEST
 3440 x 1440
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
Display Surface
 Matt
 Matt
Supported Video Modes
 1440p
BEST
 1440p
HD Type
 4K Ultra HD
BEST
 4K Ultra HD
HDCP
 HDCP
Unknown - Click to provide data
Mobile High-Definition Link (MHL)
 Mobile High-Definition Link (MHL)
Unknown - Click to provide data
Viewable Size, Vertical
333.7mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Viewable Size, Horizontal
749.9mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Aspect Ratio
 21:9
 21:9
Pixel Pitch
0.232 x 0.232 Unknown - Click to provide data
Viewing Angle, Vertical
178° 178°
Viewing Angle, Horizontal
178° 178°
Contrast Ratio (typical)
 5000:1
 5000:1
BEST
Display Diagonal (metric)
86.36cm Unknown - Click to provide data
Display Technology
 VA
 VA
Display Brightness
350 cd/m² 350 cd/m²
Response Time
14ms 4ms
BEST
Color Gamut
99% Unknown - Click to provide data
Screen Shape
 Curved
 Curved
Native Aspect Ratio
 21:9
 16:9
 21:9
 16:9
Colours
 16.78 million colours
 16.78 million colours
Pixel Density
110ppi
BEST
0.36ppi
Dynamic Contrast Ratio Marketing Name
 Mega Contrast
 Mega Contrast

Ports & Interfaces

Headphone Outputs
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
DisplayPort
1 1
HDMI Port
2 2
USB Type-A Downstream Port
3 Unknown - Click to provide data
USB Hub Version
 USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1)
 USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1)
Built-In USB Hub
 Built-in USB hub
Unknown - Click to provide data

Multimedia

Built-In Speaker(s)
 Built-in speaker(s)
 Built-in speaker(s)
Built-In Camera
 Built-in camera
 Built-in camera
Audio System
DTS Audio Unknown - Click to provide data
RMS Rated Power
12W
BEST
10W
Loudspeaker
2 2
TV Tuner Integrated
 TV tuner integrated
 TV tuner integrated

Design

Colour
 Silver
 Silver

Performance

Operating Systems Supported (Mac)
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Operating systems supported (Mac)

Thin Client

Thin Client Installed
 Thin client installed
 Thin client installed

Ergonomics

Height Adjustment
 Height adjustment
Unknown - Click to provide data
Tilt Angle
-5 - 25 0 - 15
Tilt Adjustment
 Tilt adjustment
 Tilt adjustment
Swivelling
 Swivelling
Unknown - Click to provide data
Swivel Angle Range
-180 - 180 Unknown - Click to provide data
Cable Lock Slot
 Cable lock slot
Unknown - Click to provide data
VESA Mounting
 VESA mounting
 VESA mounting
Plug & Play
 Plug & Play
Unknown - Click to provide data
Stand-By LED
 Stand-by LED
Unknown - Click to provide data
Power LED
 Power LED
Unknown - Click to provide data
On/off Switch
 On/off switch
Unknown - Click to provide data
On Screen Display (OSD)
 On Screen Display (OSD)
Unknown - Click to provide data

Power

Input Current
10A Unknown - Click to provide data
Energy Efficiency Class
 B
 B
BEST
Power Consumption (off)
0.43W Unknown - Click to provide data
Power Consumption (typical)
62W Unknown - Click to provide data
Power Consumption (standby)
0.48W 0.3W
BEST
Annual Energy Consumption
91kWh Unknown - Click to provide data
Power Consumption (max)
150W Unknown - Click to provide data
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 - 3050 Unknown - Click to provide data
Non-Operating Altitude
0 - 4570 Unknown - Click to provide data
Storage Relative Humidity (H-H)
20 - 90 Unknown - Click to provide data
Operating Relative Humidity (H-H)
20 - 70 10 - 80
Storage Temperature (T-T)
-20 - 60 Unknown - Click to provide data
Operating Temperature (T-T)
5 - 35 10 - 40

Certificates

Energy Star Certified
 Energy Star certified
 Energy Star certified
EPEAT Compliance
 Silver
 Silver

Weight & Dimensions

Package Weight
Unknown - Click to provide data 9.6kg
Package Height
Unknown - Click to provide data 496mm
Package Depth
Unknown - Click to provide data 155mm
Package Width
Unknown - Click to provide data 806mm
Weight With Stand
9.8kg 6.9kg
BEST
Height (with Stand)
477.1mm
BEST
523.9mm
Depth (with Stand)
197.2mm
BEST
214.3mm
Width (with Stand)
950.8mm 729.1mm
BEST
Weight
8kg 6kg
BEST
Height
374.1mm 425.1mm
Depth
93.9mm 90.6mm
Width
950.8mm 729.1mm

Packaging Content

Quick Start Guide
 Quick start guide
 Quick start guide
Cables Included
 USB
 HDMI
 AC
 DisplayPort
 MHL
 USB
 HDMI
 AC
 DisplayPort
 MHL
Manual
 Manual
Unknown - Click to provide data
Handheld Remote Control
 Handheld remote control
Unknown - Click to provide data
AC Adapter Included
 AC adapter included
Unknown - Click to provide data

Technical Details

Active Display Area (W X H)
749.9mm Unknown - Click to provide data
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