DELL U2414H vs Viewsonic VA2465

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DELL U2414H
Viewsonic VA2465

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Reasons For

7 Reasons For
2% bigger viewable size, vertical Edit
The DELL U2414H is a 296.46mm viewable height PC monitor. That's 4.36mm bigger than the Viewsonic VA2465 (292.1mm).
A little bigger viewable size, horizontal Edit
DELL U2414H is 527.04mm viewable width, but the Viewsonic VA2465 is only a 520.7mm viewable width PC monitor (6.3399999999999mm smaller).
3.51cm bigger display diagonal (metric) Edit
The DELL U2414H is a 64.47cm display diagonal PC monitor, whereas the Viewsonic VA2465 is only a 60.96cm display diagonal PC monitor (3.51cm smaller).
Two HDMI ports quantitys Edit
The DELL U2414H is a two HDMI ports quantity PC monitor, whereas the Viewsonic VA2465 only has one HDMI ports quantity.
Available from 23 shops
A greater number of retailers increases the price competition amongst retailers for this PC monitor and also increases the chances of the product remaining in stock.
Cheaper to run by £12.82
The DELL U2414H is £12.82 cheaper to run than the Viewsonic VA2465 over five years. Read more
User reviews are appreciably better
Based on 219 reviews, the DELL U2414H has an average user review score of 89%, whereas the Viewsonic VA2465 has an average rating of 79% (based on 19 reviews).
6 Reasons For
0.2" bigger display diagonal Edit
The Viewsonic VA2465 has a display diagonal of 24", but the DELL U2414H is only a 23.8" PC monitor (0.2" 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.

1.5ms faster response time Edit
The Viewsonic VA2465 is a 6.5ms response time PC monitor. That's 1.5ms faster than the DELL U2414H (6.5ms). 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 Viewsonic VA2465 has a built-in speaker(s), but the DELL U2414H 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.

Hugely lower power consumption (max) Edit
Viewsonic VA2465 is 30W maximum power consumption, but the DELL U2414H is a 74W maximum power consumption PC monitor (44W higher).
1% lighter Edit
The Viewsonic VA2465 is a 3.6kg weight PC monitor. That's 10g lighter than the DELL U2414H (3.6kg).
£15 cheaper
The Viewsonic VA2465 costs £116.87, whereas the DELL U2414H is £131.94.

Reasons Against

6 Reasons Against
Moderately smaller display diagonal Edit
The DELL U2414H has a display diagonal of 23.8", whereas the Viewsonic VA2465 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.

19% slower response time Edit
The DELL U2414H is an 8ms response time PC monitor. That's 1.5ms slower than the Viewsonic VA2465 (6.5ms). 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), however the Viewsonic VA2465 does. 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.

44W higher power consumption (max) Edit
The DELL U2414H is a 74W maximum power consumption PC monitor, whereas the Viewsonic VA2465 is a 30W maximum power consumption PC monitor (44W lower).
Heavier Edit
The DELL U2414H is a 3.6kg weight PC monitor. That's 10g heavier than the Viewsonic VA2465 (3.6kg).
£15 more expensive
The DELL U2414H is more expensive than the Viewsonic VA2465 by £15.07.
8 Reasons Against
Smaller viewable size, vertical Edit
Viewsonic VA2465 is only 292.1mm viewable height. That's 4.36mm smaller than the DELL U2414H (292.1mm).
6.3399999999999mm smaller viewable size, horizontal Edit
The Viewsonic VA2465 has a viewable size, horizontal of 520.7mm, however the DELL U2414H is a 527.04mm viewable width PC monitor (6.3399999999999mm bigger).
A bit smaller display diagonal (metric) Edit
Viewsonic VA2465 is only 60.96cm display diagonal, but the DELL U2414H is a 64.47cm display diagonal PC monitor (3.51cm bigger).
Only one HDMI ports quantity Edit
The number of HDMI ports quantitys on the Viewsonic VA2465 is one, but the DELL U2414H only has two HDMI ports quantitys.
Not as many stockists
Only 8 sellers sells the Viewsonic VA2465, however 31 stores sell the DELL U2414H. Read more
Smaller numbers of stores reduces the chances of this PC monitor remaining in stock and also reduces the price competition amongst retailers for the product.
One month older
The Viewsonic VA2465 is older than the DELL U2414H by one month.
More expensive to run over five years by 29%
Over five years the running costs of the Viewsonic VA2465 are £56.40 which is £12.82 more than the DELL U2414H. Show assumptions.
A lot Lower user review Score
The Viewsonic VA2465 only has an average user rating of 79%, but the DELL U2414H has an average user rating of 89% (based on 219 reviews).

Awards

3 Awards
alphr.com: Recommended
pcauthority.com.au: Hot Award
ua.gecid.com: High Functionality
No awards found

Average Expert Rating

No reviews found

Average User Rating

Date Released

25 months Ago 26 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 £ 56.40
Electricity cost - standby £ -
Total running cost £ 56.40
Purchase price £ 116.87
Total cost of ownership £ 173.27
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Energy Efficiency Class

No data

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.
0.28T
Running this PC monitor over 5 years will generate 0.28 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 1080
Contrast Ratio (dynamic)
 2000000:1
BEST
 2000000:1
Display
 LED
 LED
3D
 3D
Unknown - Click to provide data
Supported Graphics Resolutions
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
Backlight Type
 W-LED
 W-LED
BEST
Display Surface
 Matt
 Matt
Supported Video Modes
 1080p
 1080i
 1080p
 1080i
HD Type
 Full HD
 Full HD
Mobile High-Definition Link (MHL)
 Mobile High-Definition Link (MHL)
Unknown - Click to provide data
Display SRGB
 Display sRGB
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
Unknown - Click to provide data 50 - 75
Digital Horizontal Frequency
Unknown - Click to provide data 24 - 82
Viewable Size Diagonal
Unknown - Click to provide data 599.4mm
Viewable Size, Vertical
296.46mm
BEST
292.1mm
Viewable Size, Horizontal
527.04mm
BEST
520.7mm
Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 16:9
Vertical Scan Range
56 - 76 Unknown - Click to provide data
Horizontal Scan Range
30 - 83 Unknown - Click to provide data
Pixel Pitch
0.274 x 0.274 Unknown - Click to provide data
Viewing Angle, Vertical
178° 178°
Viewing Angle, Horizontal
178° 178°
Contrast Ratio (typical)
 3000:1
 3000:1
BEST
Display Diagonal (metric)
64.47cm
BEST
60.96cm
Display Technology
 IPS
 IPS
Display Brightness
250 cd/m² 250 cd/m²
Response Time
8ms 6.5ms
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
 16:9
Display Number of Colours
 16.78 million colours
 16.78 million colours
SRGB Coverage (typical)
96 Unknown - Click to provide data

Ports & Interfaces

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 Unknown - Click to provide data
HDMI Ports Quantity
2
BEST
1
Mini DisplayPorts Quantity
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
VGA (D-Sub) Ports Quantity
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
USB Type-A Downstream Ports Quantity
4 Unknown - Click to provide data
USB Hub Version
 USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1)
 USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1)
Number of Upstream Ports
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
 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
RMS Rated Power
Unknown - Click to provide data 4W
Number of Loudspeakers
Unknown - Click to provide data 2
TV Tuner Integrated
 TV tuner integrated
Unknown - Click to provide data

Design

Colour of Product
 Black
 Black

Performance

NVIDIA G-SYNC
 NVIDIA G-SYNC
Unknown - Click to provide data

Thin Client

Thin Client Installed
 Thin client installed
Unknown - Click to provide data

Ergonomics

Pivot Angle
0 - 180 Unknown - Click to provide data
Height Adjustment
130mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Height Adjustment
 Height adjustment
Unknown - Click to provide data
Tilt Angle
-22 - 6.5 5 - 20
Tilt Adjustment
 Tilt adjustment
 Tilt adjustment
Swivelling
 Swivelling
Unknown - Click to provide data
Swivel Angle Range
0 - 90 Unknown - Click to provide data
Cable Lock Slot
 Cable lock slot
Unknown - Click to provide data
VESA Mounting
 VESA mounting
 VESA mounting
Pivot
 Pivot
Unknown - Click to provide data
Plug and Play
 Plug and Play
Unknown - Click to provide data
Power LED
 Power LED
Unknown - Click to provide data
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
Unknown - Click to provide data

Power

Current Rating
1.5A Unknown - Click to provide data
Energy Efficiency Class
 A+
 A+
Power Consumption (typical)
16W
BEST
22W
Power Consumption (standby)
0.5W Unknown - Click to provide data
Annual Energy Consumption
24kWh Unknown - Click to provide data
Power Consumption (average)
Unknown - Click to provide data 17W
Power Consumption (max)
74W 30W
BEST
AC Input Frequency
 50
 60
 50/60
 50
 60
 50/60
AC Input Voltage
 24
 100
 100-240
 240
 230
 100-230
 24
 100
 100-240
 240
 230
 100-230

Operational Conditions

Operating Altitude
0 - 5000 Unknown - Click to provide data
Non-Operating Altitude
0 - 12192 Unknown - Click to provide data
Storage Relative Humidity (H-H)
5 - 90 Unknown - Click to provide data
Operating Relative Humidity (H-H)
10 - 80 20 - 90
Storage Temperature (T-T)
-20 - 60 Unknown - Click to provide data
Operating Temperature (T-T)
0 - 40 0 - 40

Certificates

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

Weight & Dimensions

Package Weight
8kg 5.3kg
BEST
Package Height
Unknown - Click to provide data 417mm
Package Depth
Unknown - Click to provide data 132mm
Package Width
Unknown - Click to provide data 624mm
Weight With Stand
5.5kg 4.1kg
BEST
Height (with Stand)
355.8mm
BEST
407.2mm
Depth (with Stand)
185mm
BEST
193.1mm
Width (with Stand)
539.1mm
BEST
563.9mm
Weight
3.6kg 3.6kg
BEST
Height
321.1mm 347.1mm
Depth
45.6mm 46mm
Width
539.1mm 563.9mm

Packaging Content

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

Technical Details

USB Charging Port
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Auto Power Off
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Feedback