Acer B286 vs Samsung S32E590C

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Acer B286
Samsung S32E590C

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Reasons For

3 Reasons For
1kg lighter Edit
The Acer B286 is a 5kg weight PC monitor. That's 1kg lighter than the Samsung S32E590C (6kg).
£110 cheaper
The Acer B286 is £110.38 cheaper than the Samsung S32E590C.
Available from 1 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.
4 Reasons For
12% bigger display diagonal Edit
The Samsung S32E590C is a 31.5" PC monitor. That's 3.5" bigger than the Acer B286 (31.5"). 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.

15% brighter display brightness Edit
The Samsung S32E590C is a 350 cd/m² display brightness PC monitor. That's 50 cd/m² brighter than the Acer B286 (350 cd/m²).
2ms faster response time Edit
The Samsung S32E590C has a response time of 4ms, but the Acer B286 is a 6ms response time PC monitor (2ms 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.

One more HDMI ports quantity Edit
The Samsung S32E590C has two HDMI ports quantitys, however the Acer B286 only has one HDMI ports quantity.

Reasons Against

5 Reasons Against
3.5" smaller display diagonal Edit
The Acer B286 has a display diagonal of 28", whereas the Samsung S32E590C is a 31.5" PC monitor (3.5" 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.

50 cd/m² dimmer display brightness Edit
The Acer B286 has a display brightness of 300 cd/m², whereas the Samsung S32E590C is a 350 cd/m² display brightness PC monitor (50 cd/m² brighter).
Slower response time Edit
The Acer B286 is a 6ms response time PC monitor. That's 2ms 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.

Only one HDMI ports quantity Edit
The Acer B286 is a one HDMI ports quantity PC monitor, whereas the Samsung S32E590C only has two HDMI ports quantitys.
Seven months older
The Acer B286 is older than the Samsung S32E590C by seven months.
3 Reasons Against
17% heavier Edit
The Samsung S32E590C has a weight of 6kg, however the Acer B286 is a 5kg weight PC monitor (1kg lighter).
More expensive by £110
The Samsung S32E590C is £110.38 more expensive than the Acer B286.
Less retailers
The Samsung S32E590C is only stocked by 3 retailers, whereas the Acer B286 is stocked by 4 stores. 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.

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Date Released

30 months Ago 24 months Ago

Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on £ 74.35
Electricity cost - standby £ 2.51
Total running cost £ 76.86
Purchase price £ 314.40
Total cost of ownership £ 391.26
Details
Electricity cost - switched on £ -
Electricity cost - standby £ -
Total running cost £ -

Energy Efficiency Class

No data

Environmental Impact

0.38T
Running this PC monitor over 5 years will generate 0.38 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
10
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.
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Display

Display Diagonal
28" 31.5"
BEST
Display Resolution
 1920 x 1080
 1920 x 1080
Contrast Ratio (dynamic)
 100000000:1
BEST
 100000000:1
Display
 LCD
 LED
 LCD
 LED
BEST
3D
 3D
Unknown - Click to provide data
Supported Graphics Resolutions
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
HD Type
 Full HD
 Full HD
HDCP
 HDCP
Unknown - Click to provide data
Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 16:9
Display Colour Count
16.77M 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)
71.1cm Unknown - Click to provide data
Display Technology
 TN+Film
 TN+Film
Display Brightness
300 cd/m² 350 cd/m²
BEST
Response Time
6ms 4ms
BEST
Native Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 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
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
HDMI Ports Quantity
1 2
BEST
VGA (D-Sub) Ports Quantity
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
USB Type-A Downstream Ports Quantity
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
USB Hub Version
 USB 2.0
 USB 2.0
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
 Built-in camera
RMS Rated Power
Unknown - Click to provide data 10W
Number of Loudspeakers
2 2
TV Tuner Integrated
 TV tuner integrated
 TV tuner integrated

Design

Colour of Product
 Black
 Black

Performance

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

Thin Client

Thin Client Installed
 Thin client installed
 Thin client installed

Networking

Ethernet LAN
 Ethernet LAN
Unknown - Click to provide data
Wi-Fi
 Wi-Fi
Unknown - Click to provide data
Bluetooth
 Bluetooth
Unknown - Click to provide data

Ergonomics

Height Adjustment
150mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Height Adjustment
 Height adjustment
Unknown - Click to provide data
Tilt Angle
-5 - 35 0 - 15
Tilt Adjustment
 Tilt adjustment
 Tilt adjustment
Swivelling
 Swivelling
Unknown - Click to provide data
VESA Mounting
 VESA mounting
 VESA mounting
Plug and Play
 Plug and 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
LED Indicators
 LED indicators
Unknown - Click to provide data

Power

Energy Efficiency Class
 B
 B
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Power Consumption (off)
0.37W Unknown - Click to provide data
Power Consumption (typical)
29W Unknown - Click to provide data
Power Consumption (standby)
0.49W 0.3W
BEST
Annual Energy Consumption
46kWh Unknown - Click to provide data
Input Voltage
 110 - 220
BEST
 110 - 220
AC Input Frequency
 50
 60
 50/60
 50
 60
 50/60
AC Input Voltage
 110
 220
 110-220
 24
 100
 100-240
 240
 110
 220
 110-220
 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

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

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
7.8kg 6.9kg
BEST
Height (with Stand)
409mm
BEST
523.9mm
Depth (with Stand)
247mm 214.3mm
BEST
Width (with Stand)
659mm
BEST
729.1mm
Weight
5kg
BEST
6kg
Height
382mm 425.1mm
Depth
65mm 90.6mm
Width
659mm 729.1mm

Packaging Content

Quick Start Guide
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Quick start guide
Cables Included
 VGA
 AC
 DisplayPort
 HDMI
 VGA
 AC
 DisplayPort
 HDMI
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