HP ENVY 34 vs Samsung S32E590C

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HP ENVY 34
Samsung S32E590C

Top Prices

Laptops Direct
Checked 8 hours ago
Standard delivery: £9.95
Debenhams Plus
Checked 8 hours ago
FREE Standard delivery
John Lewis
Checked 28 minutes ago
FREE Standard delivery
In stock (74 available)
Microsoft Store UK
Checked 11 hours ago
Out of stock
Amazon UK
Checked 2 hours ago
FREE Standard delivery
In stock
Techsave2006
Checked 1 day ago
Delivery unknown
tick-tech
Checked 1 day ago
Delivery unknown

Reasons For

3 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.

Available from 3 shops
The more stores stock this PC monitor, the greater competition amongst stores to keep prices low.
Expert reviews are a lot better
The HP ENVY 34 has an average expert review score of 90% based on 3 reviews, but the Samsung S32E590C has an average rating of 78% (based on 7 reviews).
4 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.

Lighter Edit
The Samsung S32E590C is a 6kg weight PC monitor. That's 2kg lighter than the HP ENVY 34 (6kg).
£395 cheaper
The Samsung S32E590C is £394.98 cheaper than the HP ENVY 34.
Superior energy efficiency rating
The energy efficiency rating of the Samsung S32E590C is "B", whereas the rating of the HP ENVY 34 is "C".

Reasons Against

5 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.

Heavier Edit
The HP ENVY 34 is an 8kg weight PC monitor. That's 2kg heavier than the Samsung S32E590C (6kg).
£395 more expensive
The HP ENVY 34 is more expensive than the Samsung S32E590C by £394.98.
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".
3 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.

Fewer sellers
Only 5 stores sells the Samsung S32E590C, but 8 stores sell the HP ENVY 34. Read more
The smaller the number of retailers that stock this PC monitor, the lower the competition amongst retailers to keep prices low.
Appreciably 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 90% (based on 3 reviews).

Awards

1 Award
PC Mag: Editor's Choice
No awards found

Average Expert Rating

Average User Rating

Date Released

25 months Ago 24 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 £ 744.97
Total cost of ownership £ 906.39
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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
Unknown - Click to provide data
Supported Graphics Resolutions
 3440 x 1440
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
BEST
 3440 x 1440
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
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
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
Native Aspect Ratio
 21:9
 16:9
 21:9
 16:9
Display Number of Colours
 16.78 million colours
 16.78 million colours
Pixel Density
Unknown - Click to provide data 0.36ppi
Dynamic Contrast Ratio Marketing Name
 Mega Contrast
 Mega Contrast

Ports & Interfaces

Headphone Outputs
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
DisplayPorts Quantity
1 1
HDMI Ports Quantity
2 2
USB Type-A Downstream Ports Quantity
3 Unknown - Click to provide data
USB Hub Version
 USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1)
 USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1)

Multimedia

Built-In Speaker(s)
 Built-in speaker(s)
 Built-in speaker(s)
Built-In Camera
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Built-in camera
RMS Rated Power
Unknown - Click to provide data 10W
Number of Loudspeakers
Unknown - Click to provide data 2
TV Tuner Integrated
 TV tuner integrated
 TV tuner integrated

Design

Colour of Product
 Silver
 Silver

Performance

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

Thin Client

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

Ergonomics

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
VESA Mounting
 VESA mounting
 VESA mounting

Power

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 Relative Humidity (H-H)
Unknown - Click to provide data 10 - 80
Operating Temperature (T-T)
Unknown - Click to provide data 10 - 40

Certificates

Energy Star Certified
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Energy Star certified

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
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Quick start guide
Cables Included
 HDMI
 HDMI
BEST
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