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Acer G226HQL vs Acer S220

Acer G226HQL vs Acer S220

Acer G226HQL
Acer S220

Top Prices

Ebuyer Business
Checked 13 hours ago
Standard delivery: £4.19
In stock (307 available)
eBay
Checked 9 hours ago
Standard delivery: £32.53
Misco
Checked 21 hours ago
Standard delivery: £5.99
Ebuyer Business
Checked 13 hours ago
Standard delivery: £4.19
In stock (108 available)
Ebuyer
Checked 22 hours ago
Standard delivery: £4.19
In stock (170 available)
Amazon UK
Checked 13 hours ago
FREE Standard delivery
In stock
Acer Direct
Checked 7 hours ago
Delivery unknown
In stock

Reasons For

4 Reasons For
18° wider viewing angle, vertical Edit
The Acer G226HQL is a 178° vertical viewing angle PC monitor. That's 18° wider than the Acer S220 (160°).
Moderately wider viewing angle, horizontal Edit
The Acer G226HQL is a 178° horizontal viewing angle PC monitor, whereas the Acer S220 is only a 170° horizontal viewing angle PC monitor (8° narrower).
3ms faster response time Edit
The Acer G226HQL is a 2ms response time PC monitor. That's 3ms faster than the Acer S220 (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.

Cheaper to run by £0.36
The Acer G226HQL is £0.36 cheaper to run than the Acer S220 over five years. Read more
3 Reasons For
£7 cheaper
The Acer S220 costs £69.97, whereas the Acer G226HQL is £76.98.
Available from 10 shops
The more retailers stock this PC monitor, the greater competition amongst retailers to keep prices low.
More popular
The Acer S220 is a more popular choice amongst buyers. It ranks No. 3478 by sales volume in our PC monitors, but the Acer G226HQL ranks No. 21015.

Reasons Against

4 Reasons Against
£7 more expensive
The Acer G226HQL is more expensive than the Acer S220 by £7.01.
Fewer sellers
Only 11 shops sells the Acer G226HQL, but 21 shops sell the Acer S220. Read more
The smaller the number of retailers that stock this PC monitor, the lower the competition amongst retailers to keep prices low.
One month older
The Acer G226HQL is older than the Acer S220 by one month.
Worse selling
The Acer G226HQL ranks No. 21015 by sales volume, whereas the Acer S220 ranks No. 3478.
4 Reasons Against
Narrower viewing angle, vertical Edit
Acer S220 is only 160° vertical viewing angle. That's 18° narrower than the Acer G226HQL (160°).
A little narrower viewing angle, horizontal Edit
Acer S220 is only 170° horizontal viewing angle, but the Acer G226HQL is a 178° horizontal viewing angle PC monitor (8° wider).
Slower response time Edit
The Acer S220 is a 5ms response time PC monitor. That's 3ms slower than the Acer G226HQL (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.

1% higher running costs over five years
Over five years the Acer S220 costs £59.48 to run which is £0.36 more to run than the Acer G226HQL. Show assumptions.

Date Released

48 months Ago 47 months Ago

Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on £ 56.40
Electricity cost - standby £ 2.72
Total running cost £ 59.12
Purchase price £ 76.98
Total cost of ownership £ 136.10
Details
Electricity cost - switched on £ 56.40
Electricity cost - standby £ 3.08
Total running cost £ 59.48
Purchase price £ 69.97
Total cost of ownership £ 129.45
Details

Energy Efficiency Class

No data No data

Environmental Impact

0.29T
Running this PC monitor over 5 years will generate 0.29 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
8
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.
0.3T
Running this PC monitor over 5 years will generate 0.3 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
8
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.

Display

Display Diagonal
21.5" 21.5"
Display Resolution
 1920 x 1080
 1920 x 1080
Contrast Ratio (dynamic)
 100000000:1
 100000000:1
Display
 LED
 LCD
 LED
 LCD
3D
 3D
 3D
Supported Graphics Resolutions
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
Supported Video Modes
 1080p
BEST
 1080p
HD Type
 Full HD
 Full HD
HDCP
 HDCP
 HDCP
Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 16:9
Display Colour Count
16.77M 16.77M
Viewing Angle, Vertical
178°
BEST
160°
Viewing Angle, Horizontal
178°
BEST
170°
Display Diagonal (metric)
55cm
BEST
54.6cm
Display Technology
 TN+Film
 TN+Film
Display Brightness
250 cd/m² 250 cd/m²
Response Time
2ms
BEST
5ms
Native Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 16:9
Colours
 16.78 million colours
 16.78 million colours

Ports & Interfaces

HDMI Port
2 Unknown - Click to provide data
DVI-D Port
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
VGA (D-Sub) Port
1 1
DVI Port
1 1
AC (power) in
 AC (power) in
Unknown - Click to provide data

Multimedia

Built-In Speaker(s)
Unknown - Click to provide data
 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

Performance

Card Reader Integrated
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Card reader integrated
Operating Systems Supported (Linux)
 Operating systems supported (Linux)
Unknown - Click to provide data

Thin Client

Thin Client Installed
 Thin client installed
 Thin client installed

Networking

Ethernet LAN
 Ethernet LAN
Unknown - Click to provide data
Wi-Fi
 Wi-Fi
Unknown - Click to provide data
Bluetooth
 Bluetooth
Unknown - Click to provide data

Ergonomics

Tilt Angle
Unknown - Click to provide data -5 - 15
Tilt Adjustment
 Tilt adjustment
 Tilt adjustment
Plug & Play
 Plug & Play
Unknown - Click to provide data
Stand-By LED
 Stand-by LED
 Stand-by LED
Power LED
 Power LED
 Power LED
On/off Switch
 On/off switch
 On/off switch
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 (off)
Unknown - Click to provide data 0.5W
Power Consumption (typical)
20.5W
BEST
22W
Power Consumption (standby)
0.34W
BEST
0.6W
Input Voltage
 110 - 220
 110 - 220
BEST
AC Input Frequency
 50
 60
 50/60
 50
 60
 50/60
AC Input Voltage
 24
 100
 110
 220
 100-240
 110-220
 240
 24
 100
 110
 220
 100-240
 110-220
 240

Certificates

Certification
 MPR II
 MPR II
Energy Star Certified
 Energy Star certified
Unknown - Click to provide data

Weight & Dimensions

Height
311mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Depth
36mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Width
511mm Unknown - Click to provide data

Packaging Content

Quick Start Guide
 Quick start guide
Unknown - Click to provide data
Cables Included
 VGA
 DVI
 AC
 VGA
 DVI
 AC
Manual
 Manual
Unknown - Click to provide data

Other Features

Number of Products Included
1pc(s) 1pc(s)
Wireless Connection
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Wireless connection
Power Cord Included
 Power cord included
Unknown - Click to provide data
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