Benq RL2455 vs Samsung S24C300

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Benq RL2455
Samsung S24C300

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Reasons For

5 Reasons For
4ms faster response time Edit
The Benq RL2455 is a 1ms response time PC monitor. That's 4ms faster than the Samsung S24C300 (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.

Audio input Edit
The Benq RL2455 has an audio input, but the Samsung S24C300 does not have an audio input.
Two HDMI ports quantitys Edit
The Benq RL2455 is a two HDMI ports quantity PC monitor, whereas the Samsung S24C300 only has one HDMI ports quantity.
Built-in speaker(s) Edit
The Benq RL2455 has a built-in speaker(s), whereas the Samsung S24C300 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.

VESA mounting Edit
The Benq RL2455 supports VESA mounting, but the Samsung S24C300 does not support VESA mounting.
3 Reasons For
Lighter Edit
The Samsung S24C300 is a 3kg weight PC monitor. That's 1.1kg lighter than the Benq RL2455 (3kg).
£13.84 cheaper to run
The Samsung S24C300 is £13.84 cheaper to run than the Benq RL2455 over five years. Read more
User reviews are a bit better
Based on 100 reviews, the Samsung S24C300 has an average user review score of 92%, but the Benq RL2455 has an average rating of 91% (based on 209 reviews).

Reasons Against

3 Reasons Against
27% heavier Edit
The Benq RL2455 is a 4.1kg weight PC monitor. That's 1.1kg heavier than the Samsung S24C300 (3kg).
More expensive to run over five years by 24%
The running costs over five years of the Benq RL2455 are £71.78 which is £13.84 more than the Samsung S24C300. Show assumptions.
A bit Lower user review Score
The average user rating of the Benq RL2455 is 91%, whereas the average user rating of the Samsung S24C300 is 92% (based on 100 reviews).
7 Reasons Against
Slower response time Edit
The Samsung S24C300 is a 5ms response time PC monitor. That's 4ms slower than the Benq RL2455 (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.

Does not have an audio input Edit
The Samsung S24C300 does not have an audio input, but the Benq RL2455 has an audio input.
Only one HDMI ports quantity Edit
The number of HDMI ports quantitys on the Samsung S24C300 is one, but the Benq RL2455 only has two HDMI ports quantitys.
Does not have a built-in speaker(s) Edit
The Samsung S24C300 does not have a built-in speaker(s), whereas the Benq RL2455 does. 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.

Does not support VESA mounting Edit
The Samsung S24C300 does not support VESA mounting, but the Benq RL2455 supports VESA mounting.
Not currently available
This PC monitor does not seem to be currently available. Read more
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One month older
The Samsung S24C300 is older than the Benq RL2455 by one month.

Awards

1 Award
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No awards found

Average Expert Rating

No reviews found

Average User Rating

Date Released

41 months Ago 43 months Ago

Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on £ 69.22
Electricity cost - standby £ 2.56
Total running cost £ 71.78
Purchase price £ 129.99
Total cost of ownership £ 201.77
Details
Electricity cost - switched on £ 56.40
Electricity cost - standby £ 1.54
Total running cost £ 57.94

Energy Efficiency Class

No data

Environmental Impact

0.36T
Running this PC monitor over 5 years will generate 0.36 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
9
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.
0.29T
Running this PC monitor over 5 years will generate 0.29 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
7
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.

Display

Display Diagonal
24" 24"
Display Resolution
 1920 x 1080
 1920 x 1080
Contrast Ratio (dynamic)
 12000000:1
BEST
 12000000:1
Display
 LED
 LED
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
Unknown - Click to provide data
Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 16:9
Pixel Pitch
0.276 x 0.276 Unknown - Click to provide data
Display Colour Count
16.77M Unknown - Click to provide data
Viewing Angle, Vertical
160° 160°
Viewing Angle, Horizontal
170° 170°
Contrast Ratio (typical)
 1000:1
 1000:1
Display Diagonal (metric)
60.96cm Unknown - Click to provide data
Display Technology
 TN+Film
 TN+Film
Display Brightness
250 cd/m² 250 cd/m²
Response Time
1ms
BEST
5ms
Color Gamut
72% Unknown - Click to provide data
Native Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 16:9
Display Number of Colours
 16.78 million colours
 16.78 million colours
Dynamic Contrast Ratio Marketing Name
 Mega Contrast
 Mega Contrast

Ports & Interfaces

Headphone Outputs
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Audio Output
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Audio output
Audio Input
 Audio input
BEST
 Audio input
HDMI Ports Quantity
2
BEST
1
DVI-D Ports Quantity
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
VGA (D-Sub) Ports Quantity
1 1
DVI 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
RMS Rated Power
4W Unknown - Click to provide data
Number of Loudspeakers
2 Unknown - Click to provide data
TV Tuner Integrated
 TV tuner integrated
 TV tuner integrated
Built-In Subwoofer
 Built-in subwoofer
Unknown - Click to provide data

Design

Colour of Product
 Black
 Black

Performance

Mac Operating Systems Supported
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Mac operating systems supported
Windows Operating Systems Supported
 Windows 7 Starter
 Windows 7 Home Basic
 Windows 7 Ultimate
 Windows 8
 Windows 8 Pro
 Windows 8 Enterprise
 Windows 7 Starter x64
 Windows 7 Home Basic x64
 Windows 7 Home Premium
 Windows 7 Home Premium x64
 Windows 7 Professional
 Windows 7 Professional x64
 Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 Windows 8 Enterprise x64
 Windows 7 Starter
 Windows 7 Home Basic
 Windows 7 Ultimate
 Windows 8
 Windows 8 Pro
 Windows 8 Enterprise
 Windows 7 Starter x64
 Windows 7 Home Basic x64
 Windows 7 Home Premium
 Windows 7 Home Premium x64
 Windows 7 Professional
 Windows 7 Professional x64
 Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 Windows 8 Enterprise x64

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

Picture-in-Picture
 Picture-in-Picture
Unknown - Click to provide data
Height Adjustment
 Height adjustment
Unknown - Click to provide data
Tilt Angle
-5 - 15 Unknown - Click to provide data
Tilt Adjustment
 Tilt adjustment
Unknown - Click to provide data
Swivelling
 Swivelling
Unknown - Click to provide data
Wall Mountable
 Wall mountable
Unknown - Click to provide data
VESA Mounting
 VESA mounting
BEST
 VESA mounting
Pivot
 Pivot
Unknown - Click to provide data
Plug and Play
 Plug and Play
Unknown - Click to provide data
On/off Switch
 On/off switch
Unknown - Click to provide data
Number of OSD Languages
17 Unknown - Click to provide data
On Screen Display (OSD)
 On Screen Display (OSD)
 On Screen Display (OSD)

Power

Energy Efficiency Class
 B
 B
BEST
Power Consumption (PowerSave)
0.5W Unknown - Click to provide data
Power Consumption (off)
0.5W Unknown - Click to provide data
Power Consumption (typical)
27W 22W
BEST
Power Consumption (standby)
0.5W 0.3W
BEST
Power Consumption (average)
Unknown - Click to provide data 21W
Input Voltage
 96 - 264
BEST
 96 - 264
AC Input Frequency
 50
 60
 50/60
 50
 60
 50/60
AC Input Voltage
 90-264
 9
 90
 24
 100
 100-240
 240
 90-264
 9
 90
 24
 100
 100-240
 240

Certificates

Certification
 TCO
BEST
 TCO
Energy Star Certified
 Energy Star certified
 Energy Star certified
EPEAT Compliance
 Gold
 Gold

Weight & Dimensions

Package Weight
5.7kg 4.8kg
BEST
Package Height
420mm 415mm
BEST
Package Depth
134mm 132mm
BEST
Package Width
650mm 644mm
BEST
Weight With Stand
4.1kg 3.3kg
BEST
Height (with Stand)
435mm 429mm
BEST
Depth (with Stand)
189mm
BEST
195mm
Width (with Stand)
579mm 569mm
BEST
Weight
4.1kg 3kg
BEST
Height
435mm 349mm
Depth
189mm 53mm
Width
579mm 569mm

Packaging Content

Quick Start Guide
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Quick start guide
Cables Included
 VGA
 VGA
BEST
Manual
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Manual
User Guide On CD-ROM
Unknown - Click to provide data
 User Guide on CD-ROM

Other Features

Quantity
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
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