DELL U2414H vs NEC MultiSync EA244WMI

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DELL U2414H
NEC MultiSync EA244WMI

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Reasons For

12 Reasons For
A bit bigger display diagonal (metric) Edit
The DELL U2414H has a display diagonal (metric) of 64.47cm, however the NEC MultiSync EA244WMI is only a 60.96cm display diagonal PC monitor (3.51cm smaller).
One more displayPorts quantity Edit
The DELL U2414H has two displayPorts quantitys, however the NEC MultiSync EA244WMI only has one displayPorts quantity.
Two HDMI ports quantitys Edit
The DELL U2414H has two HDMI ports quantitys, however the NEC MultiSync EA244WMI only has one HDMI ports quantity.
A lot lower annual energy consumption Edit
The DELL U2414H has an annual energy consumption of 24kWh, but the NEC MultiSync EA244WMI is a 31kWh annual energy consumption PC monitor (7kWh higher).
11% lighter Edit
The DELL U2414H is a 3.6kg weight PC monitor. That's 390g lighter than the NEC MultiSync EA244WMI (4kg).
£203 cheaper
The DELL U2414H costs £203.25 less than the NEC MultiSync EA244WMI.
Available from 29 shops
A greater number of stores increases the chances of this PC monitor remaining in stock and also increases the price competition amongst retailers for the product.
19% cheaper to run
The DELL U2414H only costs £43.58 to run over five years but the NEC MultiSync EA244WMI costs £53.84 to run (24% more). Read more
More popular
The DELL U2414H is a more popular choice amongst buyers. It ranks No. 952 by sales volume in our PC monitors, however the NEC MultiSync EA244WMI ranks No. 30005.
Better energy efficiency rating
The energy efficiency rating of the DELL U2414H is "A+", however the rating of the NEC MultiSync EA244WMI is "A+".
Two more awards
The DELL U2414H has 3 awards, whereas the NEC MultiSync EA244WMI has 1 award.
User reviews are better
The DELL U2414H has an average user review score of 89%, however the NEC MultiSync EA244WMI has an average rating of 80% (based on 1 review).
8 Reasons For
Bigger display diagonal Edit
The NEC MultiSync EA244WMI is a 24" PC monitor. That's 0.2" bigger than the DELL U2414H (24"). 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.

Brighter display brightness Edit
The NEC MultiSync EA244WMI is a 350 cd/m² display brightness PC monitor. That's 100 cd/m² brighter than the DELL U2414H (350 cd/m²).
2ms faster response time Edit
The NEC MultiSync EA244WMI has a response time of 6ms, but the DELL U2414H is an 8ms 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.

Built-in speaker(s) Edit
The NEC MultiSync EA244WMI has a built-in speaker(s), however the DELL U2414H 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.

TV tuner integrated Edit
The NEC MultiSync EA244WMI has a TV tuner integrated, but the DELL U2414H does not. Read more

An integrated TV tuner on a PC monitor means that you can use the monitor to watch TV.

A built in TV tuner means that you can use the screen as both a PC monitor and a TV which saves money on buying 2 devices and also saves space.

45W lower power consumption (max) Edit
The NEC MultiSync EA244WMI has a power consumption (max) of 29W. That's 45W lower than the DELL U2414H (29W).
Energy efficiency rating is better
The NEC MultiSync EA244WMI has an energy efficiency rating of "A+", however the DELL U2414H has a rating of "A+".
Much better expert reviews
Based on 1 review, the average expert review score of the NEC MultiSync EA244WMI is 100%, however the average rating of the DELL U2414H is 82% (based on 10 reviews).

Reasons Against

7 Reasons Against
0.2" smaller display diagonal Edit
The DELL U2414H has a display diagonal of 23.8", however the NEC MultiSync EA244WMI is a 24" PC monitor (0.2" 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.

100 cd/m² dimmer display brightness Edit
The DELL U2414H has a display brightness of 250 cd/m², however the NEC MultiSync EA244WMI is a 350 cd/m² display brightness PC monitor (100 cd/m² brighter).
Slower response time Edit
The DELL U2414H is an 8ms response time PC monitor. That's 2ms slower than the NEC MultiSync EA244WMI (6ms). 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.

Does not have a built-in speaker(s) Edit
The DELL U2414H does not have a built-in speaker(s), but the NEC MultiSync EA244WMI 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.

Does not have a TV tuner integrated Edit
The DELL U2414H does not have a TV tuner integrated, whereas the NEC MultiSync EA244WMI has a TV tuner integrated. Read more

An integrated TV tuner on a PC monitor means that you can use the monitor to watch TV.

A built in TV tuner means that you can use the screen as both a PC monitor and a TV which saves money on buying 2 devices and also saves space.

Vastly higher power consumption (max) Edit
The DELL U2414H has a power consumption (max) of 74W, however the NEC MultiSync EA244WMI is a 29W maximum power consumption PC monitor (45W lower).
A lot Lower expert review Score
The DELL U2414H's average expert rating is 82%, however the NEC MultiSync EA244WMI's is 100% (based on 1 review).
12 Reasons Against
6% smaller display diagonal (metric) Edit
The NEC MultiSync EA244WMI has a display diagonal (metric) of 60.96cm. That's 3.51cm smaller than the DELL U2414H (60.96cm).
Only one displayPorts quantity Edit
The NEC MultiSync EA244WMI has one displayPorts quantity, however the DELL U2414H only has two displayPorts quantitys.
One less HDMI ports quantity Edit
The NEC MultiSync EA244WMI has one HDMI ports quantity, however the DELL U2414H only has two HDMI ports quantitys.
Higher annual energy consumption Edit
The NEC MultiSync EA244WMI is a 31kWh annual energy consumption PC monitor. That's 7kWh higher than the DELL U2414H (31kWh).
390g heavier Edit
The NEC MultiSync EA244WMI has a weight of 4kg, however the DELL U2414H is a 3.6kg weight PC monitor (390g lighter).
More expensive by £203
The NEC MultiSync EA244WMI is £203.25 more expensive than the DELL U2414H.
Less retailers
The NEC MultiSync EA244WMI is only stocked by 2 retailers, whereas the DELL U2414H is stocked by 31 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.
Older by over one year
The NEC MultiSync EA244WMI is 21 months older than the DELL U2414H.
£10.26 more expensive to run over five years
The NEC MultiSync EA244WMI costs £53.84 to run which is £10.26 more to run than the DELL U2414H over five years. Show assumptions.
Less popular
The NEC MultiSync EA244WMI is a less popular choice amongst buyers. It ranks No. 30005 by number of sales in our PC monitors, however the DELL U2414H ranks No. 952.
Two less awards
The NEC MultiSync EA244WMI has only received 1 award, whereas the DELL U2414H has received 3 awards.
User review Rating is Worse
The NEC MultiSync EA244WMI's average user score is 80%, however the DELL U2414H's is 89% (based on 219 reviews).

Awards

3 Awards
alphr.com: Recommended
pcauthority.com.au: Hot Award
ua.gecid.com: High Functionality
1 Award
pcmagazine.ru: 5 Star

Average Expert Rating

Average User Rating

Date Released

25 months Ago 46 months Ago

Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on £ 41.02
Electricity cost - standby £ 2.56
Total running cost £ 43.58
Purchase price £ 131.94
Total cost of ownership £ 175.52
Details
Electricity cost - switched on £ 53.84
Electricity cost - standby £ -
Total running cost £ 53.84
Purchase price £ 335.19
Total cost of ownership £ 389.03
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Energy Efficiency Class

Environmental Impact

0.22T
Running this PC monitor over 5 years will generate 0.22 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
6
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.
0.27T
Running this PC monitor over 5 years will generate 0.27 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
7
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.

Display

Display Diagonal
23.8" 24"
BEST
Display Resolution
 1920 x 1080
 1920 x 1200
 1920 x 1080
 1920 x 1200
BEST
Contrast Ratio (dynamic)
 2000000:1
BEST
 2000000:1
Display
 LED
 LED
3D
 3D
 3D
Supported Graphics Resolutions
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
 1920 x 1200 (WUXGA)
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
 1920 x 1200 (WUXGA)
BEST
Backlight Type
 W-LED
 W-LED
BEST
Display Surface
 Matt
 Matt
Supported Video Modes
 1080p
BEST
 1080p
HD Type
 Full HD
 Full HD
HDCP
Unknown - Click to provide data
 HDCP
Mobile High-Definition Link (MHL)
 Mobile High-Definition Link (MHL)
Unknown - Click to provide data
Display SRGB
 Display sRGB
 Display sRGB
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
Unknown - Click to provide data 56 - 60
Digital Horizontal Frequency
Unknown - Click to provide data 31.5 - 77
Viewable Size, Vertical
296.46mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Viewable Size, Horizontal
527.04mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 16:9
Vertical Scan Range
56 - 76 56 - 75
Horizontal Scan Range
30 - 83 31.5 - 83
Pixel Pitch
0.274 x 0.274 0.27 x 0.27
Viewing Angle, Vertical
178° 178°
Viewing Angle, Horizontal
178° 178°
Contrast Ratio (typical)
 1000:1
 1000:1
Display Diagonal (metric)
64.47cm
BEST
60.96cm
Display Technology
 IPS
 IPS
Display Brightness
250 cd/m² 350 cd/m²
BEST
Response Time
8ms 6ms
BEST
DDC/CI
 DDC/CI
Unknown - Click to provide data
Color Gamut
85% Unknown - Click to provide data
Screen Shape
 Flat
 Flat
Native Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 16:10
 16:9
 16:10
BEST
Display Number of Colours
 16.78 million colours
 16.78 million colours
SRGB Coverage (typical)
96 Unknown - Click to provide data

Ports & Interfaces

Common Interface (CI)
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Common interface (CI)
Headphone Out
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Headphone out
Headphone Outputs
1 1
Audio Output
 Audio output
Unknown - Click to provide data
DisplayPorts Quantity
2
BEST
1
HDMI Ports Quantity
2
BEST
1
DVI-D Ports Quantity
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Mini DisplayPorts Quantity
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
VGA (D-Sub) Ports Quantity
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
DVI Port
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
USB Type-A Downstream Ports Quantity
4 4
USB Hub Version
 USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1)
 USB 2.0
 USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1)
 USB 2.0
Number of Upstream Ports
1 1
Built-In USB Hub
 Built-in USB hub
 Built-in USB hub
AC (power) in
 AC (power) in
 AC (power) in
USB Upstream Port Type
 USB Type-B
 USB Type-B

Multimedia

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

Design

Colour of Product
 Black
 Black

Performance

Card Reader Integrated
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Card reader integrated
Compatible Memory Cards
 Not supported
 Not supported
Windows Operating Systems Supported
 Windows 8
 Windows 8
NVIDIA G-SYNC
 NVIDIA G-SYNC
Unknown - Click to provide data

Thin Client

Thin Client Installed
 Thin client installed
 Thin client installed

Networking

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

Ergonomics

Picture-in-Picture
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Picture-in-Picture
Pivot Angle
0 - 180 0 - 90
Height Adjustment
130mm 130mm
Height Adjustment
 Height adjustment
 Height adjustment
Tilt Angle
-22 - 6.5 -5 - 30
Tilt Adjustment
 Tilt adjustment
 Tilt adjustment
Swivelling
 Swivelling
 Swivelling
Swivel Angle Range
0 - 90 -170 - 170
Cable Lock Slot
 Cable lock slot
Unknown - Click to provide data
VESA Mounting
 VESA mounting
 VESA mounting
Pivot
 Pivot
 Pivot
Plug and Play
 Plug and Play
 Plug and Play
Stand-By LED
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Stand-by LED
Power LED
 Power LED
 Power LED
On/off Switch
 On/off switch
 On/off switch
On Screen Display (OSD) Languages
 CHI (SIMPL)
 RUS
 ENG
 FRE
 DEU
 JPN
 POR
 ESP
BEST
 CHI (SIMPL)
 RUS
 ENG
 FRE
 DEU
 JPN
 POR
 ESP
On Screen Display (OSD)
 On Screen Display (OSD)
 On Screen Display (OSD)
LED Indicators
 LED indicators
 LED indicators

Power

Power Management
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Power management
Current Rating
1.5A Unknown - Click to provide data
Energy Efficiency Class
 A+
 A+
Power Consumption (PowerSave)
Unknown - Click to provide data 0.47W
Power Consumption (typical)
16W
BEST
21W
Power Consumption (standby)
0.5W 0.41W
BEST
Annual Energy Consumption
24kWh
BEST
31kWh
Power Consumption (max)
74W 29W
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 0 - 2000
Non-Operating Altitude
0 - 12192 0 - 12192
Storage Relative Humidity (H-H)
5 - 90 10 - 85
Operating Relative Humidity (H-H)
10 - 80 20 - 80
Storage Temperature (T-T)
-20 - 60 -10 - 60
Operating Temperature (T-T)
0 - 40 5 - 35

Certificates

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

Weight & Dimensions

Package Weight
8kg Unknown - Click to provide data
Weight With Stand
5.5kg
BEST
7.5kg
Height (with Stand)
355.8mm
BEST
408.9mm
Depth (with Stand)
185mm
BEST
230mm
Width (with Stand)
539.1mm
BEST
556.2mm
Weight
3.6kg
BEST
4kg
Height
321.1mm 321.6mm
Depth
45.6mm 60.5mm
Width
539.1mm 556.2mm

Packaging Content

Quick Start Guide
 Quick start guide
 Quick start guide
Cables Included
 USB
 AC
 DisplayPort
 USB
 AC
 DisplayPort
Manual
 Manual
 Manual
Stand Included
 Stand included
Unknown - Click to provide data

Other Features

Power Consumption (economy Mode)
Unknown - Click to provide data 16W

Technical Details

ECO Mode
Unknown - Click to provide data
 ECO mode
USB Charging Port
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Light Sensor
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Auto Power Off
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Feedback