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Eizo ColorEdge CX271 vs HP ENVY 34

Eizo ColorEdge CX271 vs HP ENVY 34

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Eizo ColorEdge CX271
HP ENVY 34

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Reasons For

3 Reasons For
Two times faster response time Edit
The Eizo ColorEdge CX271 is a 6ms response time PC monitor. That's 8ms 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.

Expert reviews are better
The Eizo ColorEdge CX271 has an average expert review score of 87% based on 3 reviews, but the HP ENVY 34 has an average rating of 81% (based on 16 reviews).
User reviews are hugely better
The Eizo ColorEdge CX271 has an average user review score of 96% based on 15 reviews, but the HP ENVY 34 has an average rating of 69% (based on 32 reviews).
6 Reasons For
Bigger display diagonal Edit
The HP ENVY 34 is a 34" PC monitor. That's 7" bigger than the Eizo ColorEdge CX271 (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.

One more HDMI port Edit
The number of HDMI ports on the HP ENVY 34 is two, but the Eizo ColorEdge CX271 only has one HDMI port.
Cheaper by £409
The HP ENVY 34 costs £669.99, whereas the Eizo ColorEdge CX271 is £1,078.80.
7 shops are selling it
The more shops stock the product, the greater competition amongst shops to keep prices low.
£456.46 cheaper to run
Over five years the HP ENVY 34 is £456.46 cheaper to run than the Eizo ColorEdge CX271. Read more
One more awards
The HP ENVY 34 has 2 awards from expert review sites, however the Eizo ColorEdge CX271 has 1 award.

Reasons Against

7 Reasons Against
7" smaller display diagonal Edit
The Eizo ColorEdge CX271 has a display diagonal of 27", but the HP ENVY 34 is a 34" PC monitor (7" 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.

Only one HDMI port Edit
The number of HDMI ports on the Eizo ColorEdge CX271 is one, but the HP ENVY 34 only has two HDMI ports.
£409 more expensive
The Eizo ColorEdge CX271 is more expensive than the HP ENVY 34 by £408.81.
Not as many stockists
Only 2 shops sells the Eizo ColorEdge CX271, however 9 retailers sell the HP ENVY 34. 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.
Ten months older
The Eizo ColorEdge CX271 is older than the HP ENVY 34 by ten months.
More expensive to run over five years by 283%
The running costs of the Eizo ColorEdge CX271 are £617.88 which is £456.46 more than the HP ENVY 34 over five years. Show assumptions.
Fewer awards
Whilst the Eizo ColorEdge CX271 has received 1 award, the HP ENVY 34 has received 2 awards.
3 Reasons Against
Significantly slower response time Edit
The HP ENVY 34 has a response time of 14ms, whereas the Eizo ColorEdge CX271 is a 6ms response time PC monitor (8ms 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.

Expert review Rating is Worse
The HP ENVY 34 has an average expert score of 81%, but the Eizo ColorEdge CX271 has an average expert rating of 87% (based on 3 reviews).
User review Rating is hugely Worse
The HP ENVY 34 only has an average user score of 69%, but the Eizo ColorEdge CX271 has an average user rating of 96% (based on 15 reviews).

Awards

1 Award
Ephotozine: Highly Recommended
2 Awards
computershopper.com: Editor's Choice
PC Mag: Editor's Choice

Average Expert Rating

Average User Rating

Date Released

39 months Ago 29 months Ago

Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on £ 110.24
Electricity cost - standby £ 507.64
Total running cost £ 617.88
Purchase price £ 1,078.80
Total cost of ownership £ 1,696.68
Details
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
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Energy Efficiency Class

No data

Environmental Impact

3.1T
Running this PC monitor over 5 years will generate 3.1 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
79
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
27" 34"
BEST
Display Resolution
 3440 x 1440
 3440 x 1440
BEST
Contrast Ratio (dynamic)
 10000000:1
 10000000:1
BEST
Display
 LED
 LED
3D
 3D
 3D
Supported Graphics Resolutions
 2560 x 1440
 3440 x 1440
 2560 x 1440
 3440 x 1440
BEST
Backlight Type
 W-LED
BEST
 W-LED
Display Surface
 Matt
 Matt
Supported Video Modes
 1440p
 1440p
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)
Display SRGB
 Display sRGB
Unknown - Click to provide data
Digital Vertical Frequency
23.75 - 63 Unknown - Click to provide data
Digital Horizontal Frequency
15 - 89 Unknown - Click to provide data
Viewable Size, Vertical
3,356mm
BEST
333.7mm
Viewable Size, Horizontal
596.7mm 749.9mm
BEST
Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 16:9
Pixel Pitch
0.2331 x 0.2331 0.232 x 0.232
Viewing Angle, Vertical
178° 178°
Viewing Angle, Horizontal
178° 178°
Contrast Ratio (typical)
 3000:1
 3000:1
BEST
Display Diagonal (metric)
68.4cm 86.36cm
BEST
Display Technology
 IPS
 IPS
Display Brightness
300 cd/m² 350 cd/m²
BEST
Response Time
6ms
BEST
14ms
Color Gamut
99% 99%
Screen Shape
 Curved
 Curved
Native Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 21:9
 16:9
 21:9
Colours
 16.78 million colours
 1.073 billion colours
 16.78 million colours
 1.073 billion colours
Pixel Density
Unknown - Click to provide data 110ppi

Ports & Interfaces

DisplayPort
1 1
HDMI Port
1 2
BEST
DVI-D Port
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
DVI Port
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
USB Type-A Downstream Port
4
BEST
3
USB Hub Version
 USB 2.0
 USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1)
 USB 2.0
 USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1)
Built-In USB Hub
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Built-in USB hub

Multimedia

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

Design

Feet Colour
 Black
 Black
Colour
 Black
 Black

Thin Client

Thin Client Installed
 Thin client installed
 Thin client installed

Ergonomics

Pivot Angle
0 - 90 Unknown - Click to provide data
Height Adjustment
151.5mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Height Adjustment
 Height adjustment
BEST
 Height adjustment
Tilt Angle
0 - 25 -5 - 25
Tilt Adjustment
 Tilt adjustment
 Tilt adjustment
Swivelling
 Swivelling
 Swivelling
Swivel Angle Range
0 - 344 -180 - 180
Cable Lock Slot
 Cable lock slot
 Cable lock slot
VESA Mounting
 VESA mounting
 VESA mounting
Pivot
 Pivot
Unknown - Click to provide data
Plug & Play
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Plug & Play
Stand-By LED
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Stand-by LED
Power LED
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Power LED
On/off Switch
 On/off switch
 On/off switch
On Screen Display (OSD) Languages
 CHI (TR)
 CHI (SIMPL)
 ENG
 FRE
 DEU
 ITA
 JPN
 ESP
 SWE
BEST
 CHI (TR)
 CHI (SIMPL)
 ENG
 FRE
 DEU
 ITA
 JPN
 ESP
 SWE
Number of OSD Languages
9 Unknown - Click to provide data
On Screen Display (OSD)
 On Screen Display (OSD)
 On Screen Display (OSD)

Power

Input Current
Unknown - Click to provide data 10A
Energy Efficiency Class
 C
 C
BEST
Power Consumption (PowerSave)
0.7W Unknown - Click to provide data
Power Consumption (off)
Unknown - Click to provide data 0.43W
Power Consumption (typical)
43W
BEST
62W
Power Consumption (standby)
0.5W 0.48W
BEST
Annual Energy Consumption
Unknown - Click to provide data 91kWh
Power Consumption (max)
99W
BEST
150W
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
Unknown - Click to provide data 0 - 3050
Non-Operating Altitude
Unknown - Click to provide data 0 - 4570
Storage Relative Humidity (H-H)
Unknown - Click to provide data 20 - 90
Operating Relative Humidity (H-H)
20 - 80 20 - 70
Storage Temperature (T-T)
Unknown - Click to provide data -20 - 60
Operating Temperature (T-T)
0 - 35 5 - 35

Certificates

Certification
 RoHS
BEST
 RoHS
Energy Star Certified
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Energy Star certified
EPEAT Compliance
 Silver
 Silver

Weight & Dimensions

Weight With Stand
12.8kg 9.8kg
BEST
Height (with Stand)
576.5mm 477.1mm
BEST
Depth (with Stand)
281.5mm 197.2mm
BEST
Width (with Stand)
646mm
BEST
950.8mm
Weight
8.8kg 8kg
BEST
Height
576.5mm 374.1mm
Depth
281.5mm 93.9mm
Width
646mm 950.8mm

Packaging Content

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

Technical Details

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