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DELL S2240L vs HP ENVY 34

DELL S2240L vs HP ENVY 34

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DELL S2240L
HP ENVY 34

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Reasons For

5 Reasons For
7ms faster response time Edit
The DELL S2240L has a response time of 7ms, whereas the HP ENVY 34 is a 14ms response time PC monitor (7ms 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.

Cheaper by £553
The DELL S2240L costs £117.36, whereas the HP ENVY 34 is £669.99.
2 shops are selling it
The more shops stock the product, the greater competition amongst shops to keep prices low.
£112.71 cheaper to run
Over five years the DELL S2240L is £112.71 cheaper to run than the HP ENVY 34. Read more
Hugely better user reviews
The average user review score of the DELL S2240L is 96% based on 29 reviews, but the average rating of the HP ENVY 34 is 69% (based on 32 reviews).
4 Reasons For
12.5" bigger display diagonal Edit
The HP ENVY 34 has a display diagonal of 34", however the DELL S2240L is only a 21.5" PC monitor (12.5" 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.

HDCP Edit
The HP ENVY 34 has an HDCP, however the DELL S2240L does not have an HDCP.
Two HDMI ports Edit
The HP ENVY 34 has two HDMI ports, however the DELL S2240L only has one HDMI port.
Built-in speaker(s) Edit
The HP ENVY 34 has a built-in speaker(s), however the DELL S2240L 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.

Reasons Against

4 Reasons Against
59% smaller display diagonal Edit
The DELL S2240L is a 21.5" PC monitor. That's 12.5" smaller than the HP ENVY 34 (34"). 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.

One less HDMI port Edit
The number of HDMI ports on the DELL S2240L is one, but the HP ENVY 34 only has two HDMI ports.
Does not have a built-in speaker(s) Edit
The DELL S2240L does not have a built-in speaker(s), whereas the HP ENVY 34 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.

Older by four months
The DELL S2240L is four months older than the HP ENVY 34.
5 Reasons Against
50% slower response time Edit
The HP ENVY 34 is a 14ms response time PC monitor. That's 7ms slower than the DELL S2240L (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.

£553 more expensive
The HP ENVY 34 is more expensive than the DELL S2240L by £552.63.
Less retailers
Only 1 shop sell the HP ENVY 34, whereas 3 stores sell the DELL S2240L. 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 231%
Over five years the HP ENVY 34 costs £161.42 to run which is £112.71 more to run than the DELL S2240L. Show assumptions.
Vastly Lower user review Score
The HP ENVY 34's average user rating is only 69%, however the DELL S2240L's is 96% (based on 29 reviews).

Awards

No awards found 2 Awards
computershopper.com: Editor's Choice
PC Mag: Editor's Choice

Average Expert Rating

Average User Rating

Date Released

32 months Ago 28 months Ago

Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on £ 46.15
Electricity cost - standby £ 2.56
Total running cost £ 48.71
Purchase price £ 117.36
Total cost of ownership £ 166.07
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Electricity cost - switched on £ 158.96
Electricity cost - standby £ 2.46
Total running cost £ 161.42
Purchase price £ 669.99
Total cost of ownership £ 831.41
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Energy Efficiency Class

No data

Environmental Impact

0.24T
Running this PC monitor over 5 years will generate 0.24 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
6
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.
0.8T
Running this PC monitor over 5 years will generate 0.8 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
21
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.

Display

Display Diagonal
21.5" 34"
BEST
Display Resolution
 1920 x 1080
 3440 x 1440
 1920 x 1080
 3440 x 1440
BEST
Contrast Ratio (dynamic)
 10000000:1
 10000000:1
BEST
Display
 LED
 LED
3D
 3D
 3D
Supported Graphics Resolutions
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
 3440 x 1440
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
 3440 x 1440
BEST
Display Surface
 Matt
 Matt
Supported Video Modes
 1080p
 1440p
 1080p
 1440p
BEST
HD Type
 4K Ultra HD
 4K Ultra HD
BEST
HDCP
 HDCP
 HDCP
BEST
Mobile High-Definition Link (MHL)
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Mobile High-Definition Link (MHL)
Viewable Size, Vertical
267.78mm 333.7mm
BEST
Viewable Size, Horizontal
476.06mm 749.9mm
BEST
Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 16:9
Pixel Pitch
0.248 x 0.248 0.232 x 0.232
Viewing Angle, Vertical
178° 178°
Viewing Angle, Horizontal
178° 178°
Contrast Ratio (typical)
 3000:1
 3000:1
BEST
Display Diagonal (metric)
54.62cm 86.36cm
BEST
Display Technology
 IPS
 IPS
Display Brightness
250 cd/m² 350 cd/m²
BEST
Response Time
7ms
BEST
14ms
Color Gamut
82% 99%
BEST
Screen Shape
 Curved
 Curved
Native Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 21:9
 16:9
 21:9
Colours
 16.78 million colours
 16.78 million colours
Pixel Density
Unknown - Click to provide data 110ppi

Ports & Interfaces

DC-In Jack
 DC-in jack
Unknown - Click to provide data
Audio Output
 Audio output
Unknown - Click to provide data
DisplayPort
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
HDMI Port
1 2
BEST
VGA (D-Sub) Port
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
USB Type-A Downstream Port
Unknown - Click to provide data 3
USB Hub Version
 USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1)
 USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1)
Built-In USB Hub
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Built-in USB hub

Multimedia

Built-In Speaker(s)
 Built-in speaker(s)
 Built-in speaker(s)
BEST
Built-In Camera
 Built-in camera
 Built-in camera
Audio System
Unknown - Click to provide data DTS Audio
RMS Rated Power
Unknown - Click to provide data 12W
Loudspeaker
Unknown - Click to provide data 2
TV Tuner Integrated
 TV tuner integrated
 TV tuner integrated

Design

Feet Colour
 Silver
 Silver
Colour
 Black
 Black

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

Height Adjustment
 Height adjustment
 Height adjustment
Tilt Angle
Unknown - Click to provide data -5 - 25
Tilt Adjustment
 Tilt adjustment
 Tilt adjustment
Swivelling
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Swivelling
Swivel Angle Range
Unknown - Click to provide data -180 - 180
Cable Lock Slot
 Cable lock slot
 Cable lock slot
VESA Mounting
 VESA mounting
 VESA mounting
BEST
Plug & Play
 Plug & Play
 Plug & Play
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)
Unknown - Click to provide data
 On Screen Display (OSD)
LED Indicators
 LED indicators
Unknown - Click to provide data

Power

Input Current
Unknown - Click to provide data 10A
Energy Efficiency Class
 C
 C
BEST
Power Consumption (off)
Unknown - Click to provide data 0.43W
Power Consumption (typical)
18W
BEST
62W
Power Consumption (standby)
0.5W 0.48W
BEST
Annual Energy Consumption
Unknown - Click to provide data 91kWh
Power Consumption (max)
Unknown - Click to provide data 150W
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
Unknown - Click to provide data 0 - 3050
Non-Operating Altitude
Unknown - Click to provide data 0 - 4570
Storage Relative Humidity (H-H)
Unknown - Click to provide data 20 - 90
Operating Relative Humidity (H-H)
Unknown - Click to provide data 20 - 70
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
 Energy Star certified
 Energy Star certified
EPEAT Compliance
 Silver
 Silver

Weight & Dimensions

Package Weight
4.6kg Unknown - Click to provide data
Weight With Stand
3.7kg
BEST
9.8kg
Height (with Stand)
380.2mm
BEST
477.1mm
Depth (with Stand)
175.8mm
BEST
197.2mm
Width (with Stand)
499.1mm
BEST
950.8mm
Weight
2.6kg
BEST
8kg
Height
380.2mm 374.1mm
Depth
175.8mm 93.9mm
Width
499.1mm 950.8mm

Packaging Content

Quick Start Guide
 Quick start guide
 Quick start guide
Cables Included
 AC
 USB
 HDMI
 DisplayPort
 MHL
 AC
 USB
 HDMI
 DisplayPort
 MHL
Manual
 Manual
 Manual
Handheld Remote Control
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Handheld remote control
AC Adapter Included
 AC adapter included
 AC adapter included
User Guide On CD-ROM
 User Guide on CD-ROM
Unknown - Click to provide data

Technical Details

Active Display Area (W X H)
Unknown - Click to provide data 749.9mm
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