DELL S2240L vs HP ENVY 34

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DELL S2240L
HP ENVY 34

Top Prices

ITC Sales
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Delivery unknown
In stock
Carbon8
Checked 6 hours ago
Delivery unknown
In stock
John Lewis
Checked 2 hours ago
FREE Standard delivery
In stock (74 available)
Microsoft Store UK
Checked 6 hours ago
Out of stock
PC World Business
Checked 13 minutes ago
Out of stock

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.

Three times lighter Edit
The DELL S2240L has a weight of 2.6kg, but the HP ENVY 34 is an 8kg weight PC monitor (5.4kg heavier).
Cheaper by £564
The DELL S2240L costs £94.80, whereas the HP ENVY 34 is £659.00.
£112.71 cheaper to run
Over five years the DELL S2240L is £112.71 cheaper to run than the HP ENVY 34. Read more
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 87% (based on 6 reviews).
5 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.

A lot bigger display diagonal (metric) Edit
The HP ENVY 34 has a display diagonal (metric) of 86.36cm, however the DELL S2240L is only a 54.62cm display diagonal PC monitor (31.74cm smaller).
100 cd/m² brighter display brightness Edit
The HP ENVY 34 has a display brightness of 350 cd/m², however the DELL S2240L is only a 250 cd/m² display brightness PC monitor (100 cd/m² dimmer).
Two HDMI ports quantitys Edit
The HP ENVY 34 has two HDMI ports quantitys, however the DELL S2240L only has one HDMI ports quantity.
Available from 2 shops
A greater number of stores increases the chances of this PC monitor remaining in stock and also increases the price competition amongst retailers for the product.

Reasons Against

6 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.

Smaller display diagonal (metric) Edit
DELL S2240L is only 54.62cm display diagonal. That's 31.74cm smaller than the HP ENVY 34 (86.36cm).
40% dimmer display brightness Edit
The DELL S2240L is a 250 cd/m² display brightness PC monitor. That's 100 cd/m² dimmer than the HP ENVY 34 (350 cd/m²).
One less HDMI ports quantity Edit
The number of HDMI ports quantitys on the DELL S2240L is one, but the HP ENVY 34 only has two HDMI ports quantitys.
Not as many stockists
The DELL S2240L is only stocked by 2 stores, however the HP ENVY 34 is stocked by 4 sellers. Read more
Fewer numbers of shops reduces the chances of the product remaining in stock and also reduces the price competition amongst retailers for this PC monitor.
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.

68% heavier Edit
The HP ENVY 34 is an 8kg weight PC monitor. That's 5.4kg heavier than the DELL S2240L (8kg).
£564 more expensive
The HP ENVY 34 is more expensive than the DELL S2240L by £564.20.
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.
Lower user review Score
The HP ENVY 34's average user rating is 87%, however the DELL S2240L's is 96% (based on 29 reviews).

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Average User Rating

Date Released

29 months Ago 25 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 £ 94.80
Total cost of ownership £ 143.51
Details
Electricity cost - switched on £ 158.96
Electricity cost - standby £ 2.46
Total running cost £ 161.42
Purchase price £ 659.00
Total cost of ownership £ 820.42
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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
BEST
 1920 x 1080
Contrast Ratio (dynamic)
 10000000:1
 10000000:1
BEST
Display
 LED
 LED
3D
Unknown - Click to provide data
 3D
Supported Graphics Resolutions
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
 3440 x 1440
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
 3440 x 1440
BEST
HD Type
 4K Ultra HD
 4K Ultra HD
BEST
HDCP
Unknown - Click to provide data
 HDCP
Mobile High-Definition Link (MHL)
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Mobile High-Definition Link (MHL)
Viewable Size, Vertical
267.78mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Viewable Size, Horizontal
476.06mm Unknown - Click to provide data
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% Unknown - Click to provide data
Native Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 21:9
 16:9
 21:9
Display Number of Colours
 16.78 million colours
 16.78 million colours

Ports & Interfaces

DC-In Jack
 DC-in jack
Unknown - Click to provide data
DisplayPorts Quantity
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
HDMI Ports Quantity
1 2
BEST
VGA (D-Sub) Ports Quantity
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
USB Type-A Downstream Ports Quantity
Unknown - Click to provide data 3
USB Hub Version
 USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1)
 USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1)

Multimedia

Built-In Speaker(s)
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Built-in speaker(s)
TV Tuner Integrated
 TV tuner integrated
 TV tuner integrated

Design

Colour of Product
 Black
 Black

Thin Client

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

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 - 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
Unknown - Click to provide data
VESA Mounting
Unknown - Click to provide data
 VESA mounting
Plug and Play
 Plug and Play
Unknown - Click to provide data
Stand-By LED
 Stand-by LED
Unknown - Click to provide data
Power LED
 Power LED
Unknown - Click to provide data
On/off Switch
 On/off switch
Unknown - Click to provide data
LED Indicators
 LED indicators
Unknown - Click to provide data

Power

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

Certificates

Energy Star Certified
 Energy Star certified
Unknown - Click to provide data
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
Unknown - Click to provide data 374.1mm
Depth
Unknown - Click to provide data 93.9mm
Width
499.1mm 950.8mm

Packaging Content

Cables Included
 AC
BEST
 AC
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