Benq RL2755 vs HP ENVY 24

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Benq RL2755
HP ENVY 24

Top Prices

Ebuyer Business
Checked 19 hours ago
Standard delivery: £4.19
In stock (11 available)
Novatech
Checked 7 hours ago
FREE Standard delivery
In stock
Amazon UK
Checked 5 hours ago
Standard delivery: £5.28
In stock
Amazon UK
Checked 4 hours ago
Standard delivery: £7.91
In stock
PC World Business
Checked 19 hours ago
Out of stock

Reasons For

9 Reasons For
Bigger display diagonal Edit
The Benq RL2755 is a 27" PC monitor. That's 3.2" bigger than the HP ENVY 24 (23.8"). 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.

6x faster response time Edit
The Benq RL2755 has a response time of 1ms, whereas the HP ENVY 24 is a 7ms response time PC monitor (6ms 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 number of HDMI ports quantitys on the Benq RL2755 is two, but the HP ENVY 24 only has one HDMI ports quantity.
Cheaper by £1,088
The Benq RL2755 costs £199.98, whereas the HP ENVY 24 is £1,287.88.
13 shops are selling it
The more shops stock the product, the greater competition amongst shops to keep prices low.
£78.94 cheaper to run
Over five years the Benq RL2755 is £78.94 cheaper to run than the HP ENVY 24. Read more
Better selling
The Benq RL2755 ranks No. 4030 by number of sales, but the HP ENVY 24 ranks No. 181107.
One more awards
The Benq RL2755 has 2 awards from expert review sites, however the HP ENVY 24 has 1 award.
Better user reviews
The average user review score of the Benq RL2755 is 94% based on 103 reviews, but the average rating of the HP ENVY 24 is 88% (based on 8 reviews).
4 Reasons For
11% wider viewing angle, vertical Edit
The HP ENVY 24 has a viewing angle, vertical of 178°, however the Benq RL2755 is only a 160° vertical viewing angle PC monitor (18° narrower).
Wider viewing angle, horizontal Edit
The HP ENVY 24 has a viewing angle, horizontal of 178°. That's 8° wider than the Benq RL2755 (178°).
34% higher RMS rated power Edit
The HP ENVY 24 is a 6W RMS rated audio power PC monitor. That's 2W higher than the Benq RL2755 (6W). Read more

RMS rated power is a true measure of the power of the audio system on a monitor. It also sometimes referred to as the Continuous Power. RMS stands for Root Mean Square and is measured in Watts (voltage x current). The RMS rated power is the highest amount of power that an amplifier can deliver continuously without failing.

A higher RMS rated power will provide audio that is louder and cleaner.

350g lighter Edit
The HP ENVY 24 has a weight of 5.2kg, however the Benq RL2755 is a 5.5kg weight PC monitor (350g heavier).

Reasons Against

4 Reasons Against
Narrower viewing angle, vertical Edit
Benq RL2755 is only 160° vertical viewing angle, but the HP ENVY 24 is a 178° vertical viewing angle PC monitor (18° wider).
5% narrower viewing angle, horizontal Edit
Benq RL2755 is only 170° horizontal viewing angle. That's 8° narrower than the HP ENVY 24 (178°).
Lower RMS rated power Edit
The Benq RL2755 has an RMS rated power of 4W. That's 2W lower than the HP ENVY 24 (6W). Read more

RMS rated power is a true measure of the power of the audio system on a monitor. It also sometimes referred to as the Continuous Power. RMS stands for Root Mean Square and is measured in Watts (voltage x current). The RMS rated power is the highest amount of power that an amplifier can deliver continuously without failing.

A higher RMS rated power will provide audio that is louder and cleaner.

Slightly heavier Edit
The Benq RL2755 has a weight of 5.5kg, but the HP ENVY 24 is a 5.2kg weight PC monitor (350g lighter).
10 Reasons Against
14% smaller display diagonal Edit
The HP ENVY 24 is a 23.8" PC monitor. That's 3.2" smaller than the Benq RL2755 (23.8"). 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.

6ms slower response time Edit
The HP ENVY 24 has a response time of 7ms, but the Benq RL2755 is a 1ms response time PC monitor (6ms 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 ports quantity Edit
The HP ENVY 24 has one HDMI ports quantity, however the Benq RL2755 only has two HDMI ports quantitys.
More expensive by £1,088
The HP ENVY 24 is £1,087.90 more expensive than the Benq RL2755.
Less retailers
The HP ENVY 24 is only stocked by 2 stores, whereas the Benq RL2755 is stocked by 15 sellers. 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 nine months
The HP ENVY 24 is nine months older than the Benq RL2755.
£78.94 more expensive to run over five years
Over five years the running costs of the HP ENVY 24 are £141.01 which is £78.94 more than the Benq RL2755. Show assumptions.
Less popular
The HP ENVY 24 is a less popular choice amongst buyers. It ranks No. 181107 by number of sales in our PC monitors, however the Benq RL2755 ranks No. 4030.
One less award
The HP ENVY 24 has only received 1 award, whereas the Benq RL2755 has received 2 awards.
User review Rating is Worse
The HP ENVY 24's average user score is 88%, however the Benq RL2755's is 94% (based on 103 reviews).

Awards

2 Awards
hardwareheaven.com: Recommended
kitguru.net: Worth Considering
1 Award
tomshardware.co.uk: Editor Approved

Average Expert Rating

Average User Rating

Date Released

25 months Ago 33 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 £ 138.45
Electricity cost - standby £ 2.56
Total running cost £ 141.01
Purchase price £ 1,287.88
Total cost of ownership £ 1,428.89
Details

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.
0.7T
Running this PC monitor over 5 years will generate 0.7 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
18
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.

Display

Display Diagonal
27"
BEST
23.8"
Display Resolution
 1920 x 1080
 1920 x 1080
Contrast Ratio (dynamic)
 12000000:1
BEST
 12000000:1
Display
 LED
 LED
3D
 3D
Unknown - Click to provide data
Supported Graphics Resolutions
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
BEST
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
Supported Video Modes
 1080p
BEST
 1080p
HD Type
 Full HD
 Full HD
HDCP
 HDCP
 HDCP
Mobile High-Definition Link (MHL)
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Mobile High-Definition Link (MHL)
Digital Vertical Frequency
50 - 76 Unknown - Click to provide data
Digital Horizontal Frequency
30 - 83 Unknown - Click to provide data
Viewable Size, Vertical
336.15mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Viewable Size, Horizontal
597.6mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 16:9
Pixel Pitch
0.311 x 0.311 0.2745 x 0.2745
Viewing Angle, Vertical
160° 178°
BEST
Viewing Angle, Horizontal
170° 178°
BEST
Contrast Ratio (typical)
 1000:1
 1000:1
Display Technology
 TN
 TN
Display Brightness
300 cd/m² 300 cd/m²
Response Time
1ms
BEST
7ms
Color Gamut
72% Unknown - Click to provide data
Native Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 16:9
Display Number of Colours
 16.78 million colours
 16.78 million colours

Ports & Interfaces

Headphone Out
 Headphone out
Unknown - Click to provide data
Headphone Outputs
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Audio Input
 Audio input
Unknown - Click to provide data
HDMI Ports Quantity
2
BEST
1
VGA (D-Sub) Ports Quantity
1 1
DVI Port
1 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)
Built-In Camera
 Built-in camera
 Built-in camera
Audio System
Unknown - Click to provide data BeatsAudio
RMS Rated Power
4W 6W
BEST
Number of Loudspeakers
2 Unknown - Click to provide data
TV Tuner Integrated
 TV tuner integrated
 TV tuner integrated

Design

Colour of Product
 Black
 Black

Thin Client

Thin Client Installed
 Thin client installed
 Thin client installed

Ergonomics

Height Adjustment
 Height adjustment
 Height adjustment
Tilt Angle
-5 - 15 -5 - 25
Tilt Adjustment
 Tilt adjustment
 Tilt adjustment
VESA Mounting
 VESA mounting
Unknown - Click to provide data
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)
Unknown - Click to provide data
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
54W
Power Consumption (standby)
Unknown - Click to provide data 0.5W
AC Input Voltage
 90-264
 9
 90
 90-264
 9
 90

Certificates

Energy Star Certified
 Energy Star certified
 Energy Star certified

Weight & Dimensions

Weight
5.5kg 5.2kg
BEST
Height
478mm 428.5mm
Depth
213mm 160.7mm
Width
639mm 539.4mm

Packaging Content

Cables Included
 HDMI
BEST
 HDMI
Manual
 Manual
Unknown - Click to provide data
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