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Benq RL2755 vs Viewsonic VG2847

Benq RL2755 vs Viewsonic VG2847

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Benq RL2755
Viewsonic VG2847

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Reasons For

3 Reasons For
Vastly faster response time Edit
The Benq RL2755 has a response time of 1ms, however the Viewsonic VG2847 is a 6.9ms response time PC monitor (5.9ms 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.

Cheaper by £22
The Benq RL2755 is £21.63 cheaper than the Viewsonic VG2847.
Cheaper to run by £0.74
Over five years the Benq RL2755 is £0.74 cheaper to run than the Viewsonic VG2847. Read more
4 Reasons For
1" bigger display diagonal Edit
The Viewsonic VG2847 has a display diagonal of 28", whereas the Benq RL2755 is only a 27" PC monitor (1" 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.

18° wider viewing angle, vertical Edit
The Viewsonic VG2847 is a 178° vertical viewing angle PC monitor. That's 18° wider than the Benq RL2755 (178°).
8° wider viewing angle, horizontal Edit
The Viewsonic VG2847 is a 178° horizontal viewing angle PC monitor, whereas the Benq RL2755 is only a 170° horizontal viewing angle PC monitor (8° narrower).
Available from 1 shops
A greater number of stores increases the price competition amongst retailers for this PC monitor and also increases the chances of the product remaining in stock.

Reasons Against

4 Reasons Against
4% smaller display diagonal Edit
The Benq RL2755 is a 27" PC monitor. That's 1" smaller than the Viewsonic VG2847 (28"). 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.

18° narrower viewing angle, vertical Edit
The Benq RL2755 is a 160° vertical viewing angle PC monitor, whereas the Viewsonic VG2847 is a 178° vertical viewing angle PC monitor (18° wider).
5% narrower viewing angle, horizontal Edit
The Benq RL2755 is a 170° horizontal viewing angle PC monitor. That's 8° narrower than the Viewsonic VG2847 (178°).
Fewer sellers
The Benq RL2755 is only stocked by 4 sellers, but the Viewsonic VG2847 is stocked by 5 shops. Read more
The fewer the number of shops that stock the product, the lower the competition amongst shops to keep prices low.
3 Reasons Against
86% slower response time Edit
The Viewsonic VG2847 is a 6.9ms response time PC monitor. That's 5.9ms slower than the Benq RL2755 (6.9ms). 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.

£22 more expensive
The Viewsonic VG2847 is more expensive than the Benq RL2755 by £21.63.
More expensive to run over five years by 1%
The Viewsonic VG2847 costs £62.81 to run which is £0.74 more to run than the Benq RL2755 over five years. Show assumptions.

Awards

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Date Released

28 months Ago 28 months Ago

Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on £ 62.07
Electricity cost - standby £ -
Total running cost £ 62.07
Purchase price £ 199.98
Total cost of ownership £ 262.05
Details
Electricity cost - switched on £ 62.81
Electricity cost - standby £ -
Total running cost £ 62.81
Purchase price £ 221.61
Total cost of ownership £ 284.42
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Energy Efficiency Class

No data No data

Environmental Impact

0.31T
Running this PC monitor over 5 years will generate 0.31 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
8
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.
0.31T
Running this PC monitor over 5 years will generate 0.31 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
27" 28"
BEST
Display Resolution
 1920 x 1080
 1920 x 1080
Contrast Ratio (dynamic)
 20000000:1
 20000000:1
BEST
Display
 LED
 LED
3D
 3D
 3D
Supported Graphics Resolutions
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
Supported Video Modes
 1080p
 1080i
 1080p
 1080i
HD Type
 Full HD
 Full HD
HDCP
 HDCP
Unknown - Click to provide data
Sync-On-Green (SOG)
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Sync-on-green (SOG)
Composite Sync
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Composite sync
Separate H/V Sync
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Separate H/V sync
Digital Vertical Frequency
50 - 76 Unknown - Click to provide data
Digital Horizontal Frequency
30 - 83 Unknown - Click to provide data
Viewable Size Diagonal
Unknown - Click to provide data 599.4mm
Viewable Size, Vertical
336.15mm
BEST
292.1mm
Viewable Size, Horizontal
597.6mm
BEST
520.7mm
Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 16:9
Vertical Scan Range
Unknown - Click to provide data 50 - 75
Horizontal Scan Range
Unknown - Click to provide data 24 - 82
Pixel Pitch
0.311 x 0.311 Unknown - Click to provide data
Viewing Angle, Vertical
160° 178°
BEST
Viewing Angle, Horizontal
170° 178°
BEST
Contrast Ratio (typical)
 3000:1
 3000:1
BEST
Display Diagonal (metric)
Unknown - Click to provide data 71.12cm
Display Technology
 TN
 TN
Display Brightness
300 cd/m²
BEST
250 cd/m²
Response Time
1ms
BEST
6.9ms
Color Gamut
72% Unknown - Click to provide data
Native Aspect Ratio
 16:9
BEST
 16:9
Colours
 16.78 million colours
 16.78 million colours

Ports & Interfaces

Headphone Out
 Headphone out
Unknown - Click to provide data
Microphone in
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Microphone in
Headphone Outputs
1 1
Audio Output
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Audio output
Audio Input
 Audio input
 Audio input
DisplayPort
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
HDMI Port
2 Unknown - Click to provide data
DVI-D Port
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
VGA (D-Sub) Port
1 1
DVI Port
1 1
USB Type-A Downstream Port
Unknown - Click to provide data 2
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
4W 4W
Loudspeaker
2 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
Unknown - Click to provide data

Ergonomics

Height Adjustment
 Height adjustment
Unknown - Click to provide data
Tilt Angle
-5 - 15 3 - 25
Tilt Adjustment
 Tilt adjustment
 Tilt adjustment
VESA Mounting
 VESA mounting
 VESA mounting
On/off Switch
 On/off switch
 On/off switch
Number of OSD Languages
17 Unknown - Click to provide data
On Screen Display (OSD)
 On Screen Display (OSD)
 On Screen Display (OSD)
LED Indicators
 LED indicators
Unknown - Click to provide data

Power

Power Consumption (PowerSave)
0.5W Unknown - Click to provide data
Power Consumption (typical)
24.21W
BEST
24.5W
Power Consumption (max)
Unknown - Click to provide data 38.5W
AC Input Frequency
 50
 60
 50/60
 50
 60
 50/60
AC Input Voltage
 90
 90-264
 9
 24
 100
 100-240
 240
 90
 90-264
 9
 24
 100
 100-240
 240

Operational Conditions

Operating Relative Humidity (H-H)
Unknown - Click to provide data 20 - 90
Operating Temperature (T-T)
Unknown - Click to provide data 0 - 40

Certificates

Certification
 RoHS
 RoHS
BEST
Energy Star Certified
 Energy Star certified
 Energy Star certified
EPEAT Compliance
 Silver
 Silver

Weight & Dimensions

Package Weight
Unknown - Click to provide data 7.1kg
Package Height
Unknown - Click to provide data 527mm
Package Depth
Unknown - Click to provide data 192mm
Package Width
Unknown - Click to provide data 631mm
Weight With Stand
Unknown - Click to provide data 5.2kg
Height (with Stand)
Unknown - Click to provide data 450.9mm
Depth (with Stand)
Unknown - Click to provide data 239.6mm
Width (with Stand)
Unknown - Click to provide data 556.8mm
Weight
5.5kg 3.7kg
BEST
Height
478mm 340.3mm
Depth
213mm 60.5mm
Width
639mm 556.8mm

Packaging Content

Quick Start Guide
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Quick start guide
Cables Included
 HDMI
 USB
 VGA
 AC
 HDMI
 USB
 VGA
 AC
Manual
 Manual
Unknown - Click to provide data
AC Adapter Included
Unknown - Click to provide data
 AC adapter included
User Guide On CD-ROM
Unknown - Click to provide data
 User Guide on CD-ROM
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