DELL S2716DG vs DELL U2715H

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DELL U2715H

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Reasons For

4 Reasons For
5x faster response time Edit
The DELL S2716DG has a response time of 1ms, however the DELL U2715H is a 6ms response time PC monitor (5ms 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.

510g lighter Edit
The DELL S2716DG has a weight of 4.4kg, whereas the DELL U2715H is a 4.9kg weight PC monitor (510g heavier).
6 shops are selling it
A greater number of shops increases the price competition amongst retailers for the product and also increases the chances of this PC monitor remaining in stock.
Better expert reviews
The average expert review score of the DELL S2716DG is 87%, whereas the average rating of the DELL U2715H is 80% (based on 4 reviews).
11 Reasons For
Wider viewing angle, vertical Edit
The DELL U2715H is a 178° vertical viewing angle PC monitor. That's 8° wider than the DELL S2716DG (178°).
18° wider viewing angle, horizontal Edit
The DELL U2715H is a 178° horizontal viewing angle PC monitor, whereas the DELL S2716DG is only a 160° horizontal viewing angle PC monitor (18° narrower).
17% larger color gamut Edit
The DELL U2715H is a 99% color gamut PC monitor. That's 17% larger than the DELL S2716DG (99%).
One more displayPorts quantity Edit
The DELL U2715H is a two displayPorts quantity PC monitor, whereas the DELL S2716DG only has one displayPorts quantity.
Two HDMI ports quantitys Edit
The DELL U2715H is a two HDMI ports quantity PC monitor, whereas the DELL S2716DG only has one HDMI ports quantity.
Six USB Type-A downstream ports quantitys Edit
The number of USB Type-A downstream ports quantitys on the DELL U2715H is six, but the DELL S2716DG only has four USB Type-A downstream ports quantitys.
Moderately lower power consumption (max) Edit
The DELL U2715H is an 88W maximum power consumption PC monitor, whereas the DELL S2716DG is a 90W maximum power consumption PC monitor (2W higher).
£89 cheaper
The DELL U2715H is £89 cheaper than the DELL S2716DG.
Cheaper to run by £28.20
The DELL U2715H only costs £94.86 to run over five years however the DELL S2716DG costs £123.06 to run (30% more). Read more
More popular
The DELL U2715H is a more popular choice amongst buyers. It ranks No. 1097 by sales volume in our PC monitors, whereas the DELL S2716DG ranks No. 5600.
User reviews are better
The DELL U2715H has an average user review score of 94% based on 134 reviews, whereas the DELL S2716DG has an average rating of 88% (based on 54 reviews).

Reasons Against

11 Reasons Against
8° narrower viewing angle, vertical Edit
The DELL S2716DG is a 170° vertical viewing angle PC monitor, whereas the DELL U2715H is a 178° vertical viewing angle PC monitor (8° wider).
18° narrower viewing angle, horizontal Edit
The DELL S2716DG is a 160° horizontal viewing angle PC monitor. That's 18° narrower than the DELL U2715H (178°).
17% smaller color gamut Edit
The DELL S2716DG has a color gamut of 82%, whereas the DELL U2715H is a 99% color gamut PC monitor (17% larger).
Only one displayPorts quantity Edit
The DELL S2716DG is a one displayPorts quantity PC monitor, whereas the DELL U2715H only has two displayPorts quantitys.
One less HDMI ports quantity Edit
The DELL S2716DG is a one HDMI ports quantity PC monitor, whereas the DELL U2715H only has two HDMI ports quantitys.
Two less USB Type-A downstream ports quantitys Edit
The number of USB Type-A downstream ports quantitys on the DELL S2716DG is four, but the DELL U2715H only has six USB Type-A downstream ports quantitys.
Higher power consumption (max) Edit
The DELL S2716DG is a 90W maximum power consumption PC monitor. That's 2W higher than the DELL U2715H (88W).
More expensive by £89
The DELL S2716DG is £89 more expensive than the DELL U2715H.
Higher running costs over five years by £28.20
The DELL S2716DG costs £123.06 to run which is £28.20 more to run than the DELL U2715H over five years. Show assumptions.
Less popular
The DELL S2716DG is a less popular choice amongst buyers. It ranks No. 5600 by number of sales in our PC monitors, whereas the DELL U2715H ranks No. 1097.
User review Rating is Worse
The average user rating of the DELL S2716DG is 88%, whereas the average user rating of the DELL U2715H is 94% (based on 134 reviews).
5 Reasons Against
84% slower response time Edit
The DELL U2715H is a 6ms response time PC monitor. That's 5ms slower than the DELL S2716DG (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.

510g heavier Edit
The DELL U2715H is a 4.9kg weight PC monitor. That's 510g heavier than the DELL S2716DG (4.9kg).
Fewer sellers
Only 24 sellers sells the DELL U2715H, but 30 stores sell the DELL S2716DG. Read more
The smaller the number of stores that stock this PC monitor, the lower the competition amongst stores to keep prices low.
Eleven months older
The DELL U2715H is older than the DELL S2716DG by eleven months.
Lower expert review Score
The average expert rating of the DELL U2715H is 80%, whereas the average expert rating of the DELL S2716DG is 87% (based on 3 reviews).

Awards

1 Award
hardware.info: Excellent
No awards found

Average Expert Rating

Average User Rating

Date Released

16 months Ago 27 months Ago

Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on £ 120.50
Electricity cost - standby £ 2.56
Total running cost £ 123.06
Purchase price £ 382.00
Total cost of ownership £ 505.06
Details
Electricity cost - switched on £ 92.30
Electricity cost - standby £ 2.56
Total running cost £ 94.86
Purchase price £ 293.00
Total cost of ownership £ 387.86
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Energy Efficiency Class

No data No data

Environmental Impact

0.61T
Running this PC monitor over 5 years will generate 0.61 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
16
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.
0.47T
Running this PC monitor over 5 years will generate 0.47 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
12
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.

Display

Display Diagonal
27" 27"
Contrast Ratio (dynamic)
 2000000:1
 2000000:1
BEST
Display
 LED
 LED
3D
 3D
 3D
Supported Graphics Resolutions
 2560 x 1440
 2560 x 1440
Display Surface
 Matt
 Matt
Supported Video Modes
 1080p
 720p
 480p
 1080p
 720p
 480p
BEST
HD Type
 Wide Quad HD
 Wide Quad HD
BEST
Mobile High-Definition Link (MHL)
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Mobile High-Definition Link (MHL)
Viewable Size, Vertical
Unknown - Click to provide data 335.66mm
Viewable Size, Horizontal
Unknown - Click to provide data 596.74mm
Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 16:9
Pixel Pitch
0.2331 x 0.2331 0.2331 x 0.2331
Viewing Angle, Vertical
170° 178°
BEST
Viewing Angle, Horizontal
160° 178°
BEST
Contrast Ratio (typical)
 1000:1
 1000:1
Display Diagonal (metric)
Unknown - Click to provide data 68.58cm
Display Technology
 TN
 TN
Display Brightness
350 cd/m² 350 cd/m²
Response Time
1ms
BEST
6ms
Color Gamut
82% 99%
BEST
SmartResponse
Unknown - Click to provide data 6ms
Screen Shape
 Flat
 Flat
Native Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 16:9
Display Number of Colours
 16.78 million colours
 16.78 million colours

Ports & Interfaces

Headphone Outputs
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
USB Version
 3.1
 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1)
 3.0
 3.1
 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1)
 3.0
Audio Output
 Audio output
 Audio output
DisplayPorts Quantity
1 2
BEST
HDMI Ports Quantity
1 2
BEST
Mini DisplayPorts Quantity
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
USB Type-A Downstream Ports Quantity
4 6
BEST
USB Hub Version
 USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1)
 USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1)
Number of Upstream Ports
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Built-In USB Hub
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Built-in USB hub
AC (power) in
 AC (power) in
 AC (power) in

Multimedia

Built-In Speaker(s)
 Built-in speaker(s)
 Built-in speaker(s)
Built-In Camera
 Built-in camera
 Built-in camera
TV Tuner Integrated
 TV tuner integrated
 TV tuner integrated

Design

Feet Colour
 Black
 Silver
 Black/Silver
 Black
 Silver
 Black/Silver
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
 Thin client installed

Ergonomics

Pivot Angle
Unknown - Click to provide data 90 - 90
Height Adjustment
 Height adjustment
 Height adjustment
Tilt Angle
Unknown - Click to provide data 5 - 21
Tilt Adjustment
 Tilt adjustment
 Tilt adjustment
Swivelling
 Swivelling
 Swivelling
Swivel Angle Range
Unknown - Click to provide data 45 - 45
Cable Lock Slot
 Cable lock slot
 Cable lock slot
VESA Mounting
 VESA mounting
 VESA mounting
Pivot
 Pivot
 Pivot
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)
 On Screen Display (OSD)
Unknown - Click to provide data
LED Indicators
Unknown - Click to provide data
 LED indicators

Power

Current Rating
1.5A 1.5A
Power Consumption (PowerSave)
32.63W Unknown - Click to provide data
Power Consumption (typical)
47W 36W
BEST
Power Consumption (standby)
0.5W 0.5W
Power Consumption (max)
90W 88W
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
-15.2 - 5000 0 - 5000
Non-Operating Altitude
-15.2 - 12192 0 - 12192
Storage Relative Humidity (H-H)
5 - 90 5 - 90
Operating Relative Humidity (H-H)
10 - 80 10 - 80
Storage Temperature (T-T)
-20 - 60 -20 - 60
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
 Silver
 Silver

Weight & Dimensions

Package Weight
10.1kg
BEST
10.5kg
Height (with Stand)
416.3mm
BEST
524.9mm
Depth (with Stand)
200.3mm
BEST
205mm
Width (with Stand)
612.5mm
BEST
612.7mm
Weight
4.4kg
BEST
4.9kg
Height
362.5mm 363.4mm
Depth
55.6mm 46.4mm
Width
612.5mm 612.7mm

Packaging Content

Quick Start Guide
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Quick start guide
Cables Included
 USB
 AC
 DisplayPort
 USB
 AC
 DisplayPort
Manual
 Manual
 Manual
Stand Included
 Stand included
 Stand included
AC Adapter Included
Unknown - Click to provide data
 AC adapter included
User Guide On CD-ROM
 User Guide on CD-ROM
Unknown - Click to provide data
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