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Benq RL2455 vs LG IPS277L

Benq RL2455 vs LG IPS277L

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Benq RL2455
LG IPS277L

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Reasons For

3 Reasons For
Vastly faster response time Edit
The Benq RL2455 is a 1ms response time PC monitor. That's 4ms faster than the LG IPS277L (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.

Two HDMI ports Edit
The Benq RL2455 is a two HDMI port PC monitor, whereas the LG IPS277L only has one HDMI port.
Cheaper to run by £9.24
The Benq RL2455 is £9.24 cheaper to run than the LG IPS277L over five years. Read more
6 Reasons For
Bigger display diagonal Edit
The LG IPS277L is a 27" PC monitor. That's 3" bigger than the Benq RL2455 (27"). 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.

Wider viewing angle, vertical Edit
LG IPS277L is 178° vertical viewing angle, but the Benq RL2455 is only a 160° vertical viewing angle PC monitor (18° narrower).
5% wider viewing angle, horizontal Edit
LG IPS277L is 178° horizontal viewing angle. That's 8° wider than the Benq RL2455 (178°).
Three more awards
The LG IPS277L has 5 awards from expert review sites, however the Benq RL2455 has 2 awards.
Better expert reviews
The average expert review score of the LG IPS277L is 84%, but the average rating of the Benq RL2455 is 76% (based on 14 reviews).
Better user reviews
The average user review score of the LG IPS277L is 100%, but the average rating of the Benq RL2455 is 92% (based on 500 reviews).

Reasons Against

7 Reasons Against
3" smaller display diagonal Edit
The Benq RL2455 has a display diagonal of 24", whereas the LG IPS277L is a 27" PC monitor (3" bigger). 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.

18° narrower viewing angle, vertical Edit
The Benq RL2455 is a 160° vertical viewing angle PC monitor. That's 18° narrower than the LG IPS277L (178°).
A little narrower viewing angle, horizontal Edit
The Benq RL2455 is a 170° horizontal viewing angle PC monitor, whereas the LG IPS277L is a 178° horizontal viewing angle PC monitor (8° wider).
Five months older
The Benq RL2455 is older than the LG IPS277L by five months.
Fewer awards
Whilst the Benq RL2455 has received 2 awards, the LG IPS277L has received 5 awards.
Lower expert review Score
The average expert rating of the Benq RL2455 is only 76%, whereas the average expert rating of the LG IPS277L is 84% (based on 20 reviews).
Lower user review Score
The average user rating of the Benq RL2455 is 92%, whereas the average user rating of the LG IPS277L is 100% (based on 1 review).
4 Reasons Against
Significantly slower response time Edit
The LG IPS277L has a response time of 5ms, whereas the Benq RL2455 is a 1ms response time PC monitor (4ms faster). 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.

One less HDMI port Edit
The number of HDMI ports on the LG IPS277L is one, but the Benq RL2455 only has two HDMI ports.
Not currently available
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Higher running costs over five years by £9.24
The running costs over five years of the LG IPS277L are £81.02 which is £9.24 more than the Benq RL2455. Show assumptions.

Awards

2 Awards
eteknix.com: Gamer's Choice
hwa.com.tr: Player's Dream
5 Awards
01net.com: 4 Star
gamezoom.net: Gold Award
hardware.info: Gold Award
uk.hardware.info: Gold
vido.com.ua: Recommended

Average Expert Rating

Average User Rating

Date Released

45 months Ago 40 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 £ 79.48
Electricity cost - standby £ 1.54
Total running cost £ 81.02

Energy Efficiency Class

No data 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.
0.4T
Running this PC monitor over 5 years will generate 0.4 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
10
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.

Display

Display Diagonal
24" 27"
BEST
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
 1080p
HD Type
 Full HD
 Full HD
HDCP
 HDCP
 HDCP
Mobile High-Definition Link (MHL)
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Mobile High-Definition Link (MHL)
Display SRGB
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Display sRGB
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° 178°
BEST
Viewing Angle, Horizontal
170° 178°
BEST
Contrast Ratio (typical)
 1000:1
BEST
 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
Colours
 16.78 million colours
 16.78 million colours

Ports & Interfaces

Headphone Out
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Headphone out
Headphone Outputs
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Audio Input
 Audio input
Unknown - Click to provide data
HDMI Port
2
BEST
1
DVI-D Port
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
VGA (D-Sub) Port
1 1
DVI Port
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
AC (power) in
 AC (power) in
Unknown - Click to provide data

Multimedia

Built-In Speaker(s)
 Built-in speaker(s)
Unknown - Click to provide data
Built-In Camera
 Built-in camera
Unknown - Click to provide data
RMS Rated Power
4W Unknown - Click to provide data
Loudspeaker
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
 Black
 Black

Performance

Operating Systems Supported (Windows)
 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
 Ethernet LAN
Wi-Fi
 Wi-Fi
 Wi-Fi
Bluetooth
 Bluetooth
 Bluetooth

Ergonomics

Picture-in-Picture Support
 Picture-in-Picture support
Unknown - Click to provide data
Height Adjustment
 Height adjustment
 Height adjustment
Tilt Angle
-5 - 15 -5 - 20
Tilt Adjustment
 Tilt adjustment
 Tilt adjustment
Swivelling
 Swivelling
Unknown - Click to provide data
Wall Mountable
 Wall mountable
Unknown - Click to provide data
VESA Mounting
 VESA mounting
Unknown - Click to provide data
Pivot
 Pivot
Unknown - Click to provide data
Plug & Play
 Plug & Play
 Plug & Play
Stand-By LED
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Stand-by LED
Power LED
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Power LED
On/off Switch
 On/off switch
 On/off switch
Number of OSD Languages
17 Unknown - Click to provide data
On Screen Display (OSD)
 On Screen Display (OSD)
Unknown - Click to provide data
LED Indicators
Unknown - Click to provide data
 LED indicators

Power

Power Consumption (PowerSave)
0.5W Unknown - Click to provide data
Power Consumption (off)
0.5W 0.3W
BEST
Power Consumption (typical)
27W
BEST
31W
Power Consumption (standby)
0.5W 0.3W
BEST
Input Voltage
 96 - 264
BEST
 96 - 264
AC Input Frequency
 50
 60
 50/60
 50
 60
 50/60
AC Input Voltage
 90
 90-264
 9
 24
 100
 100-240
 240
 90
 90-264
 9
 24
 100
 100-240
 240

Certificates

Certification
 TCO
BEST
 TCO
Energy Star Certified
 Energy Star certified
Unknown - Click to provide data

Weight & Dimensions

Package Weight
5.7kg
BEST
7.6kg
Package Height
420mm 143mm
BEST
Package Depth
134mm
BEST
457mm
Package Width
650mm
BEST
762mm
Weight With Stand
4.1kg
BEST
5.2kg
Height (with Stand)
435mm
BEST
449.3mm
Depth (with Stand)
189mm 168.4mm
BEST
Width (with Stand)
579mm
BEST
623mm
Weight
4.1kg
BEST
4.4kg
Height
435mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Depth
189mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Width
579mm 623mm

Packaging Content

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

Other Features

Quantity
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
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