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Acer G246HY vs Asus MX239H

Acer G246HY vs Asus MX239H

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Acer G246HY
Asus MX239H

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Reasons For

2 Reasons For
4% bigger display diagonal Edit
The Acer G246HY is a 23.8" PC monitor. That's 0.8" bigger than the Asus MX239H (23"). 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.

Cheaper to run by £5.18
Over five years the Acer G246HY is £5.18 cheaper to run than the Asus MX239H. Read more
3 Reasons For
Faster response time Edit
The Asus MX239H has a response time of 5ms, but the Acer G246HY is a 6ms 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.

One more HDMI port Edit
The Asus MX239H has two HDMI ports, however the Acer G246HY only has one HDMI port.
Built-in speaker(s) Edit
The Asus MX239H has a built-in speaker(s), however the Acer G246HY does not. 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.

Reasons Against

4 Reasons Against
17% slower response time Edit
The Acer G246HY has a response time of 6ms, however the Asus MX239H is a 5ms response time PC monitor (1ms 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.

One less HDMI port Edit
The Acer G246HY is a one HDMI port PC monitor, whereas the Asus MX239H only has two HDMI ports.
Does not have a built-in speaker(s) Edit
The Acer G246HY does not have a built-in speaker(s), however the Asus MX239H 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.

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3 Reasons Against
Smaller display diagonal Edit
The Asus MX239H is a 23" PC monitor. That's 0.8" smaller than the Acer G246HY (23"). 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.

Older by eleven months
The Asus MX239H is eleven months older than the Acer G246HY.
£5.18 more expensive to run over five years
The running costs of the Asus MX239H are £87.17 which is £5.18 more than the Acer G246HY over five years. Show assumptions.

Awards

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hardwaremx.com: Gold Award
maxit.com.my: Design Award

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Date Released

44 months Ago 55 months Ago

Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on £ 79.48
Electricity cost - standby £ 2.51
Total running cost £ 81.99
Electricity cost - switched on £ 84.61
Electricity cost - standby £ 2.56
Total running cost £ 87.17
Purchase price £ 167.11
Total cost of ownership £ 254.28
Details

Energy Efficiency Class

No data No data

Environmental Impact

0.41T
Running this PC monitor over 5 years will generate 0.41 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
10
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.
0.43T
Running this PC monitor over 5 years will generate 0.43 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
11
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.

Display

Display Diagonal
23.8"
BEST
23"
Display Resolution
 1920 x 1080
 1920 x 1080
Contrast Ratio (dynamic)
 100000000:1
BEST
 100000000:1
Display
 LED
 LED
3D
 3D
 3D
Supported Graphics Resolutions
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
Display Surface
 Gloss
 Gloss
Supported Video Modes
 1080p
 1080p
HD Type
 Full HD
 Full HD
HDCP
 HDCP
 HDCP
Mobile High-Definition Link (MHL)
 Mobile High-Definition Link (MHL)
Unknown - Click to provide data
Display SRGB
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Display sRGB
Digital Vertical Frequency
49 - 75 Unknown - Click to provide data
Digital Horizontal Frequency
54.2 - 83.8 28 - 83
Viewable Size, Vertical
296mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Viewable Size, Horizontal
527mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 16:9
Vertical Scan Range
Unknown - Click to provide data 50 - 75
Horizontal Scan Range
Unknown - Click to provide data 28 - 83
Pixel Pitch
0.274 x 274 0.2652 x 0.2652
Viewing Angle, Vertical
178° 178°
Viewing Angle, Horizontal
178° 178°
Display Diagonal (metric)
60.5cm
BEST
58.4cm
Display Technology
 IPS
 IPS
Display Brightness
250 cd/m² 250 cd/m²
Response Time
6ms 5ms
BEST
Screen Shape
 Flat
 Flat
Native Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 16:9
Colours
 16.78 million colours
 16.78 million colours

Ports & Interfaces

Headphone Out
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Headphone out
Headphone Outputs
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
HDMI Port
1 2
BEST
VGA (D-Sub) Port
1 1
DVI Port
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Built-In USB Hub
 Built-in USB hub
Unknown - Click to provide data
AC (power) in
 AC (power) in
Unknown - Click to provide data

Multimedia

Built-In Speaker(s)
 Built-in speaker(s)
 Built-in speaker(s)
BEST
Built-In Camera
 Built-in camera
 Built-in camera
RMS Rated Power
1.5W 6W
BEST
Loudspeaker
2 2
TV Tuner Integrated
 TV tuner integrated
 TV tuner integrated
Built-In Subwoofer
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Built-in subwoofer

Design

Colour
 Black
 Black

Performance

Mean Time Between Failures (MTBF)
30,000h Unknown - Click to provide data

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
 Height adjustment
Unknown - Click to provide data
Tilt Angle
15 - -5 -5 - 20
Tilt Adjustment
 Tilt adjustment
 Tilt adjustment
Swivelling
 Swivelling
Unknown - Click to provide data
VESA Mounting
 VESA mounting
Unknown - Click to provide data
Pivot
 Pivot
Unknown - Click to provide data
Plug & Play
 Plug & 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

Power Consumption (off)
0.45W
BEST
0.5W
Power Consumption (typical)
31W
BEST
33W
Power Consumption (standby)
0.49W
BEST
0.5W
Annual Energy Consumption
36kWh Unknown - Click to provide data
AC Input Frequency
 50
 50
AC Input Voltage
 110
 220
 110-220
 24
 100
 100-240
 240
 110
 220
 110-220
 24
 100
 100-240
 240

Certificates

Certification
 MPR II
 RoHS
 MPR II
 RoHS
Energy Star Certified
 Energy Star certified
 Energy Star certified

Weight & Dimensions

Package Weight
Unknown - Click to provide data 6.1kg
Package Height
Unknown - Click to provide data 472mm
Package Depth
Unknown - Click to provide data 131mm
Package Width
Unknown - Click to provide data 615mm
Weight With Stand
3.8kg Unknown - Click to provide data
Height (with Stand)
400.9mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Depth (with Stand)
178.9mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Width (with Stand)
565mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Weight
Unknown - Click to provide data 3.7kg
Height
350mm 392.2mm
Depth
15mm 207.2mm
Width
565mm 522.2mm

Packaging Content

Quick Start Guide
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Quick start guide
Cables Included
 VGA
 AC
 VGA
 AC
Interface Adapters Included
 DVI-I female - HDMI male
 DVI-I female - HDMI male
Handheld Remote Control
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Handheld remote control
AC Adapter Included
Unknown - Click to provide data
 AC adapter included

Other Features

Volume Control
 Digital
 Digital
HDMI
Unknown - Click to provide data
 HDMI
Dimensions (W X D X H) With Stand
Unknown - Click to provide data 522.2 x 207.2 x 392.2
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