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Acer B286 vs HP Pavilion 27

Acer B286 vs HP Pavilion 27

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Acer B286
HP Pavilion 27

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Reasons For

6 Reasons For
4% bigger display diagonal Edit
The Acer B286 is a 28" PC monitor. That's 1" bigger than the HP Pavilion 27 (27"). 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.

Hugely faster response time Edit
The Acer B286 has a response time of 6ms, but the HP Pavilion 27 is a 14ms response time PC monitor (8ms 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 Acer B286 has a built-in speaker(s), however the HP Pavilion 27 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 £837
The Acer B286 costs £836.75 less than the HP Pavilion 27.
1 shops are selling it
A greater number of shops increases the chances of the product remaining in stock and also increases the price competition amongst retailers for this PC monitor.
6% cheaper to run
Over five years the Acer B286 is £5.18 cheaper to run than the HP Pavilion 27. Read more
1 Reason For
Two HDMI ports Edit
The HP Pavilion 27 has two HDMI ports, however the Acer B286 only has one HDMI port.

Reasons Against

2 Reasons Against
One less HDMI port Edit
The Acer B286 has one HDMI port, however the HP Pavilion 27 only has two HDMI ports.
Older by eight months
The Acer B286 is eight months older than the HP Pavilion 27.
6 Reasons Against
1" smaller display diagonal Edit
The HP Pavilion 27 has a display diagonal of 27", however the Acer B286 is a 28" PC monitor (1" 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.

58% slower response time Edit
The HP Pavilion 27 is a 14ms response time PC monitor. That's 8ms slower than the Acer B286 (14ms). 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 HP Pavilion 27 does not have a built-in speaker(s), but the Acer B286 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.

£837 more expensive
The HP Pavilion 27 is more expensive than the Acer B286 by £836.75.
Less retailers
Only 2 stores sells the HP Pavilion 27, whereas 3 retailers sell the Acer B286. Read more
Smaller numbers of stores reduces the price competition amongst retailers for this PC monitor and also reduces the chances of the product remaining in stock.
More expensive to run over five years by 7%
The running costs of the HP Pavilion 27 are £82.04 which is £5.18 more than the Acer B286 over five years. Show assumptions.

Awards

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Average User Rating

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Date Released

34 months Ago 26 months Ago

Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on £ 74.35
Electricity cost - standby £ 2.51
Total running cost £ 76.86
Purchase price £ 313.20
Total cost of ownership £ 390.06
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Electricity cost - switched on £ 79.48
Electricity cost - standby £ 2.56
Total running cost £ 82.04
Purchase price £ 1,149.95
Total cost of ownership £ 1,231.99
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Energy Efficiency Class

No data No data

Environmental Impact

0.38T
Running this PC monitor over 5 years will generate 0.38 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
10
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.
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.

Display

Display Diagonal
28"
BEST
27"
Display Resolution
 1920 x 1080
 1920 x 1080
Contrast Ratio (dynamic)
 100000000:1
BEST
 100000000:1
Display
 LCD
 LED
 LCD
 LED
BEST
3D
 3D
 3D
Supported Graphics Resolutions
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
BEST
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
HD Type
 Full HD
 Full HD
HDCP
 HDCP
 HDCP
Viewable Size, Vertical
Unknown - Click to provide data 336.31mm
Viewable Size, Horizontal
Unknown - Click to provide data 597.89mm
Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 16:9
Pixel Pitch
Unknown - Click to provide data 0.311 x 0.311
Display Colour Count
16.77M Unknown - Click to provide data
Viewing Angle, Vertical
178° 178°
Viewing Angle, Horizontal
178° 178°
Contrast Ratio (typical)
 1000:1
 1000:1
BEST
Display Diagonal (metric)
71.1cm
BEST
68.58cm
Display Technology
 IPS
 IPS
Display Brightness
300 cd/m²
BEST
250 cd/m²
Response Time
6ms
BEST
14ms
Native Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 16:9
Colours
 16.78 million colours
 16.78 million colours

Ports & Interfaces

HDMI Port
1 2
BEST
VGA (D-Sub) Port
1 1
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
TV Tuner Integrated
 TV tuner integrated
 TV tuner integrated

Design

Colour
 Black
 Black

Thin Client

Thin Client Installed
 Thin client installed
 Thin client installed

Ergonomics

Height Adjustment
 Height adjustment
BEST
 Height adjustment
Tilt Angle
Unknown - Click to provide data -5 - 25
Tilt Adjustment
 Tilt adjustment
 Tilt adjustment
Cable Lock Slot
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Cable lock slot
VESA Mounting
Unknown - Click to provide data
 VESA mounting

Power

Power Consumption (off)
0.37W Unknown - Click to provide data
Power Consumption (typical)
29W
BEST
31W
Power Consumption (standby)
0.49W
BEST
0.5W
Annual Energy Consumption
46kWh 39kWh
BEST
Power Consumption (max)
Unknown - Click to provide data 32W
Input Voltage
 110 - 220
BEST
 110 - 220
AC Input Frequency
 50
 60
 50/60
 50
 60
 50/60
AC Input Voltage
 110
 220
 110-220
 24
 100
 100-240
 240
 110
 220
 110-220
 24
 100
 100-240
 240

Operational Conditions

Storage Relative Humidity (H-H)
Unknown - Click to provide data 5 - 95
Operating Relative Humidity (H-H)
Unknown - Click to provide data 20 - 80
Storage Temperature (T-T)
Unknown - Click to provide data -20 - 60
Operating Temperature (T-T)
Unknown - Click to provide data 5 - 35

Certificates

Energy Star Certified
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Energy Star certified
EPEAT Compliance
 Gold
 Gold

Weight & Dimensions

Weight With Stand
7.8kg 5.6kg
BEST
Height (with Stand)
409mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Depth (with Stand)
247mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Width (with Stand)
659mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Weight
5kg 4.3kg
BEST
Height
382mm 454.6mm
Depth
65mm 164mm
Width
659mm 622.6mm

Packaging Content

Cables Included
 VGA
 AC
 DisplayPort
BEST
 VGA
 AC
 DisplayPort
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