DELL U2413 vs Viewsonic VA2452SM

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Viewsonic VA2452SM

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Reasons For

4 Reasons For
29% brighter display brightness Edit
The DELL U2413 is a 350 cd/m² display brightness PC monitor. That's 100 cd/m² brighter than the Viewsonic VA2452SM (250 cd/m²).
17% faster response time Edit
The DELL U2413 has a response time of 6ms, however the Viewsonic VA2452SM is a 7ms response time PC monitor (1ms 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 DELL U2413 is a two displayPorts quantity PC monitor, whereas the Viewsonic VA2452SM only has one displayPorts quantity.
5 shops are selling it
A greater number of shops increases the price competition amongst retailers for the product and also increases the chances of this PC monitor remaining in stock.
6 Reasons For
Built-in speaker(s) Edit
The Viewsonic VA2452SM has a built-in speaker(s), but the DELL U2413 does not have a built-in speaker(s). Read more

Built in speakers allow you to output sound through the monitor without any need for external speakers.

With built in speakers you can use the monitor like a TV for watch videos to listening to music.

Four times lower power consumption (max) Edit
Viewsonic VA2452SM is 30W maximum power consumption, but the DELL U2413 is a 130W maximum power consumption PC monitor (100W higher).
44% lighter Edit
The Viewsonic VA2452SM is a 3.5kg weight PC monitor. That's 1.5kg lighter than the DELL U2413 (3.5kg).
£142 cheaper
The Viewsonic VA2452SM costs £121.10, whereas the DELL U2413 is £262.80.
£97.42 cheaper to run
The Viewsonic VA2452SM only costs £58.97 to run over five years whereas the DELL U2413 costs £156.39 to run (165% more). Read more
User reviews are a lot better
The Viewsonic VA2452SM has an average user review score of 100%, but the DELL U2413 has an average rating of 90% (based on 82 reviews).

Reasons Against

7 Reasons Against
Does not have a built-in speaker(s) Edit
The DELL U2413 does not have a built-in speaker(s), however the Viewsonic VA2452SM has a built-in speaker(s). Read more

Built in speakers allow you to output sound through the monitor without any need for external speakers.

With built in speakers you can use the monitor like a TV for watch videos to listening to music.

Higher power consumption (max) Edit
The DELL U2413 is a 130W maximum power consumption PC monitor. That's 100W higher than the Viewsonic VA2452SM (30W).
A lot heavier Edit
The DELL U2413 has a weight of 5kg, whereas the Viewsonic VA2452SM is a 3.5kg weight PC monitor (1.5kg lighter).
More expensive by £142
The DELL U2413 is £141.70 more expensive than the Viewsonic VA2452SM.
Older by over one year
The DELL U2413 is 21 months older than the Viewsonic VA2452SM.
Higher running costs over five years by £97.42
The DELL U2413 costs £156.39 to run which is £97.42 more to run than the Viewsonic VA2452SM over five years. Show assumptions.
User review Rating is considerably Worse
The average user rating of the DELL U2413 is 90%, whereas the average user rating of the Viewsonic VA2452SM is 100% (based on 1 review).
4 Reasons Against
100 cd/m² dimmer display brightness Edit
The Viewsonic VA2452SM has a display brightness of 250 cd/m², but the DELL U2413 is a 350 cd/m² display brightness PC monitor (100 cd/m² brighter).
1ms slower response time Edit
The Viewsonic VA2452SM is a 7ms response time PC monitor. That's 1ms slower than the DELL U2413 (7ms). 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 Viewsonic VA2452SM is one, but the DELL U2413 only has two displayPorts quantitys.
Not as many stockists
Only 3 shops sells the Viewsonic VA2452SM, however 8 sellers sell the DELL U2413. 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.

Awards

4 Awards
Digital Versus: 5 Star
focus-numerique.fr: Recommended
Les Numeriques.com: 5 Star
vido.com.ua: Recommended
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Average Expert Rating

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Average User Rating

Date Released

29 months Ago 8 months Ago

Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on £ 153.83
Electricity cost - standby £ 2.56
Total running cost £ 156.39
Purchase price £ 262.80
Total cost of ownership £ 419.19
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Electricity cost - switched on £ 58.97
Electricity cost - standby £ -
Total running cost £ 58.97
Purchase price £ 121.10
Total cost of ownership £ 180.07
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Energy Efficiency Class

No data No data

Environmental Impact

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.
0.29T
Running this PC monitor over 5 years will generate 0.29 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
8
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.

Display

Display Diagonal
24" 24"
Display Resolution
 1920 x 1200
 1920 x 1080
BEST
 1920 x 1200
 1920 x 1080
Contrast Ratio (dynamic)
 2000000:1
BEST
 2000000:1
Display
 LED
 LED
3D
 3D
Unknown - Click to provide data
Supported Graphics Resolutions
 1920 x 1200 (WUXGA)
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
BEST
 1920 x 1200 (WUXGA)
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
Display Surface
 Matt
 Matt
HD Type
 Full HD
 Full HD
HDCP
 HDCP
Unknown - Click to provide data
Separate H/V Sync
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Separate H/V sync
Digital Vertical Frequency
Unknown - Click to provide data 50 - 75
Digital Horizontal Frequency
Unknown - Click to provide data 24 - 82
Viewable Size Diagonal
609.6mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Viewable Size, Vertical
324mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Viewable Size, Horizontal
518.4mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Aspect Ratio
 16:10
 16:10
Pixel Pitch
0.27 x 0.27 Unknown - Click to provide data
Display Colour Count
Unknown - Click to provide data 16.77M
Viewing Angle, Vertical
178° 178°
Viewing Angle, Horizontal
178° 178°
Contrast Ratio (typical)
 3000:1
 3000:1
BEST
Display Diagonal (metric)
60.96cm Unknown - Click to provide data
Display Technology
 MVA
 MVA
Display Brightness
350 cd/m²
BEST
250 cd/m²
Response Time
6ms
BEST
7ms
Color Gamut
120% Unknown - Click to provide data
Native Aspect Ratio
 16:10
BEST
 16:10
Display Number of Colours
 1.073 billion colours
 16.78 million colours
 1.073 billion colours
 16.78 million colours

Ports & Interfaces

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

Multimedia

Built-In Speaker(s)
 Built-in speaker(s)
 Built-in speaker(s)
BEST
Built-In Camera
 Built-in camera
Unknown - Click to provide data
RMS Rated Power
Unknown - Click to provide data 1.5W
Number of Loudspeakers
Unknown - Click to provide data 2
TV Tuner Integrated
 TV tuner integrated
Unknown - Click to provide data

Design

Feet Colour
 Black
 Black
Colour of Product
 Black
 Black

Thin Client

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

Ergonomics

Height Adjustment
115mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Height Adjustment
 Height adjustment
Unknown - Click to provide data
Tilt Angle
Unknown - Click to provide data 5 - 20
Tilt Adjustment
 Tilt adjustment
 Tilt adjustment
Swivelling
 Swivelling
Unknown - Click to provide data
Cable Lock Slot
 Cable lock slot
Unknown - Click to provide data
VESA Mounting
 VESA mounting
 VESA mounting
Pivot
 Pivot
Unknown - Click to provide data
On/off Switch
 On/off switch
 On/off switch
On Screen Display (OSD)
 On Screen Display (OSD)
 On Screen Display (OSD)

Power

Input Current
1.5A Unknown - Click to provide data
Power Consumption (PowerSave)
0.5W Unknown - Click to provide data
Power Consumption (typical)
60W 23W
BEST
Power Consumption (standby)
0.5W
BEST
15W
Power Consumption (max)
130W 30W
BEST
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 Unknown - Click to provide data
Non-Operating Altitude
0 - 12192 Unknown - Click to provide data
Storage Relative Humidity (H-H)
5 - 90 Unknown - Click to provide data
Operating Relative Humidity (H-H)
10 - 80 10 - 90
Storage Temperature (T-T)
-20 - 60 Unknown - Click to provide data
Operating Temperature (T-T)
0 - 40 0 - 40

Certificates

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

Weight & Dimensions

Package Weight
9.4kg 5kg
BEST
Package Height
Unknown - Click to provide data 386mm
Package Depth
Unknown - Click to provide data 124mm
Package Width
Unknown - Click to provide data 571mm
Weight With Stand
5kg 3.9kg
BEST
Height (with Stand)
530.9mm 399mm
BEST
Depth (with Stand)
200.5mm 196.8mm
BEST
Width (with Stand)
556mm 517.7mm
BEST
Weight
5kg 3.5kg
BEST
Height
361.6mm 399mm
Depth
200.5mm 196.8mm
Width
556mm 517.7mm

Packaging Content

Quick Start Guide
 Quick start guide
 Quick start guide
Cables Included
 USB
 DVI
 AC
 DisplayPort
 VGA
 USB
 DVI
 AC
 DisplayPort
 VGA
Stand Included
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Stand included
AC Adapter Included
Unknown - Click to provide data
 AC adapter included

Technical Details

ECO Mode
Unknown - Click to provide data
 ECO mode
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