Benq RL2755 vs Samsung U28E590D

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Benq RL2755
Samsung U28E590D

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Reasons For

5 Reasons For
Built-in speaker(s) Edit
The Benq RL2755 has a built-in speaker(s), however the Samsung U28E590D does not have 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.

Cheaper by £92
The Benq RL2755 costs £92.20 less than the Samsung U28E590D.
37% cheaper to run
Over five years the Benq RL2755 is £36.90 cheaper to run than the Samsung U28E590D. Read more
One more awards
The Benq RL2755 has 2 awards from expert review sites, whereas the Samsung U28E590D has 1 award.
Better user reviews
The average user review score of the Benq RL2755 is 94%, however the average rating of the Samsung U28E590D is 85% (based on 50 reviews).
5 Reasons For
Bigger display diagonal Edit
The Samsung U28E590D is a 28" PC monitor. That's 1" bigger than the Benq RL2755 (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.

Brighter display brightness Edit
The Samsung U28E590D is a 370 cd/m² display brightness PC monitor. That's 70 cd/m² brighter than the Benq RL2755 (370 cd/m²).
220g lighter Edit
The Samsung U28E590D has a weight of 5.3kg, but the Benq RL2755 is a 5.5kg weight PC monitor (220g heavier).
1 shops are selling it
The more sellers stock the product, the greater competition amongst sellers to keep prices low.
Better expert reviews
Based on 4 reviews, the average expert review score of the Samsung U28E590D is 82%, but the average rating of the Benq RL2755 is 75% (based on 16 reviews).

Reasons Against

6 Reasons Against
4% smaller display diagonal Edit
The Benq RL2755 is a 27" PC monitor. That's 1" smaller than the Samsung U28E590D (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.

24% dimmer display brightness Edit
The Benq RL2755 is a 300 cd/m² display brightness PC monitor. That's 70 cd/m² dimmer than the Samsung U28E590D (370 cd/m²).
Marginally heavier Edit
The Benq RL2755 has a weight of 5.5kg, however the Samsung U28E590D is a 5.3kg weight PC monitor (220g lighter).
Less retailers
The Benq RL2755 is only stocked by 8 retailers, whereas the Samsung U28E590D is stocked by 9 stores. Read more
Fewer numbers of shops 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 Benq RL2755 is 23 months older than the Samsung U28E590D.
Expert review Rating is Worse
The Benq RL2755's average expert score is only 75%, however the Samsung U28E590D's is 82% (based on 4 reviews).
5 Reasons Against
Does not have a built-in speaker(s) Edit
The Samsung U28E590D does not have a built-in speaker(s), whereas the Benq RL2755 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.

More expensive by £92
The Samsung U28E590D is £92.20 more expensive than the Benq RL2755.
£36.90 more expensive to run over five years
The running costs of the Samsung U28E590D are £98.97 which is £36.90 more than the Benq RL2755 over five years. Show assumptions.
One less award
The Samsung U28E590D has only received 1 award, however the Benq RL2755 has received 2 awards.
User review Rating is Worse
The Samsung U28E590D has an average user score of 85%, but the Benq RL2755 has an average user rating of 94% (based on 103 reviews).

Awards

2 Awards
hardwareheaven.com: Recommended
kitguru.net: Worth Considering
1 Award
benchmark.pl: Good Product

Average Expert Rating

Average User Rating

Date Released

25 months Ago 2 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 £ 97.43
Electricity cost - standby £ 1.54
Total running cost £ 98.97
Purchase price £ 292.18
Total cost of ownership £ 391.15
Details

Energy Efficiency Class

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.
0.49T
Running this PC monitor over 5 years will generate 0.49 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
13
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
BEST
 1920 x 1080
Contrast Ratio (dynamic)
 12000000:1
BEST
 12000000:1
Display
 LED
 LED
3D
 3D
 3D
Supported Graphics Resolutions
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
 3840 x 2160
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
 3840 x 2160
BEST
Supported Video Modes
 1080p
 2160p
 1080p
 2160p
BEST
HD Type
 4K Ultra HD
 4K Ultra HD
BEST
HDCP
 HDCP
Unknown - Click to provide data
Display SRGB
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Display sRGB
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 711mm
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 0.16 x 0.16
Viewing Angle, Vertical
160° 160°
Viewing Angle, Horizontal
170° 170°
Contrast Ratio (typical)
 1000:1
 1000:1
Display Diagonal (metric)
Unknown - Click to provide data 71.1cm
Display Technology
 TN
 TN
Display Brightness
300 cd/m² 370 cd/m²
BEST
Response Time
1ms 1ms
Color Gamut
72% 72%
Native Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 16:9
Display Number of Colours
 16.78 million colours
 16.78 million colours
Dynamic Contrast Ratio Marketing Name
 Mega Contrast
 Mega Contrast

Ports & Interfaces

DC-In Jack
Unknown - Click to provide data
 DC-in jack
Headphone Out
 Headphone out
 Headphone out
Headphone Connectivity
 Bluetooth
 Bluetooth
Headphone Outputs
1 1
Audio Input
 Audio input
Unknown - Click to provide data
DisplayPorts Quantity
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
HDMI Ports Quantity
2 2
VGA (D-Sub) Ports Quantity
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
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)
BEST
 Built-in speaker(s)
Built-In Camera
 Built-in camera
 Built-in camera
RMS Rated Power
4W Unknown - Click to provide data
Number of Loudspeakers
2 Unknown - Click to provide data
TV Tuner Integrated
 TV tuner integrated
 TV tuner integrated

Design

Colour of Product
 Black
 Black

Performance

Mac Operating Systems Supported
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Mac operating systems supported
Windows Operating Systems Supported
 Windows 10 Home
 Windows 10 Pro
 Windows 10 Enterprise
 Windows 10 Education
 Windows 10 Home x64
 Windows 10 Pro x64
 Windows 10 Enterprise x64
 Windows 10 Education x64
 Windows 10 Home
 Windows 10 Pro
 Windows 10 Enterprise
 Windows 10 Education
 Windows 10 Home x64
 Windows 10 Pro x64
 Windows 10 Enterprise x64
 Windows 10 Education x64

Thin Client

Thin Client Installed
 Thin client installed
 Thin client installed

Ergonomics

Picture-in-Picture
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Picture-in-Picture
Height Adjustment
 Height adjustment
Unknown - Click to provide data
Tilt Angle
-5 - 15 -2 - 20
Tilt Adjustment
 Tilt adjustment
 Tilt adjustment
Cable Lock Slot
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Cable lock slot
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)
Unknown - Click to provide data
LED Indicators
 LED indicators
Unknown - Click to provide data

Power

Energy Efficiency Class
 B
 B
BEST
Power Consumption (PowerSave)
0.5W Unknown - Click to provide data
Power Consumption (typical)
24.21W
BEST
38W
Power Consumption (standby)
Unknown - Click to provide data 0.3W
Annual Energy Consumption
Unknown - Click to provide data 55kWh
AC Input Voltage
 90-264
 9
 90
 24
 100
 100-240
 240
 90-264
 9
 90
 24
 100
 100-240
 240

Operational Conditions

Operating Relative Humidity (H-H)
Unknown - Click to provide data 10 - 80
Operating Temperature (T-T)
Unknown - Click to provide data 10 - 40

Certificates

Energy Star Certified
 Energy Star certified
 Energy Star certified

Weight & Dimensions

Package Weight
Unknown - Click to provide data 7.8kg
Package Height
Unknown - Click to provide data 461mm
Package Depth
Unknown - Click to provide data 141mm
Package Width
Unknown - Click to provide data 740mm
Height (with Stand)
Unknown - Click to provide data 468.5mm
Depth (with Stand)
Unknown - Click to provide data 187.1mm
Width (with Stand)
Unknown - Click to provide data 660.9mm
Weight
5.5kg 5.3kg
BEST
Height
478mm 381.3mm
Depth
213mm 73.5mm
Width
639mm 660.9mm

Packaging Content

Quick Start Guide
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Quick start guide
Cables Included
 HDMI
 DisplayPort
 HDMI
 DisplayPort
Manual
 Manual
Unknown - Click to provide data

Technical Details

Game Mode
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Game mode
Samsung Magic Function
Unknown - Click to provide data MagicAngle, MagicBright
ECO Mode
Unknown - Click to provide data
 ECO mode
Active Display Area (W X H)
Unknown - Click to provide data 341.28mm
No Flickering
Unknown - Click to provide data
 No flickering
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