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Acer G246H vs Edge10 ES240d Slim

Acer G246H vs Edge10 ES240d Slim

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Acer G246H
Edge10 ES240d Slim

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Reasons For

9 Reasons For
2% bigger display diagonal Edit
The Acer G246H is a 24" PC monitor. That's 0.4" bigger than the Edge10 ES240d Slim (23.6"). 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 Acer G246H has an HDCP, but the Edge10 ES240d Slim does not.
Wider viewing angle, vertical Edit
Acer G246H is 178° vertical viewing angle, but the Edge10 ES240d Slim is only a 160° vertical viewing angle PC monitor (18° narrower).
5% wider viewing angle, horizontal Edit
Acer G246H is 178° horizontal viewing angle. That's 8° wider than the Edge10 ES240d Slim (170°).
Two times faster response time Edit
The Acer G246H has a response time of 2ms, whereas the Edge10 ES240d Slim is a 5ms response time PC monitor (3ms 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.

Built-in speaker(s) Edit
The Acer G246H has a built-in speaker(s), but the Edge10 ES240d Slim 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.

Cheaper by £9
The Acer G246H costs £89.99, whereas the Edge10 ES240d Slim is £99.17.
25 shops are selling it
The more shops stock the product, the greater competition amongst shops to keep prices low.
£5.49 cheaper to run
Over five years the Acer G246H is £5.49 cheaper to run than the Edge10 ES240d Slim. Read more
1 Reason For
3D Edit
The Edge10 ES240d Slim is a 3D PC monitor, however the Acer G246H is not 3D. Read more

Monitors that are 3D compatible are able to display 3D images. Some monitors will require you to wear special glasses to appreciate the 3D affect.

A 3D monitor allows you to view 3D content on the monitor such as 3D films, 3D games or 3D applications.

Reasons Against

No data 9 Reasons Against
Marginally smaller display diagonal Edit
The Edge10 ES240d Slim has a display diagonal of 23.6", but the Acer G246H is a 24" PC monitor (0.4" 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.

Narrower viewing angle, vertical Edit
Edge10 ES240d Slim is only 160° vertical viewing angle. That's 18° narrower than the Acer G246H (160°).
Slightly narrower viewing angle, horizontal Edit
Edge10 ES240d Slim is only 170° horizontal viewing angle, but the Acer G246H is a 178° horizontal viewing angle PC monitor (8° wider).
Slower response time Edit
The Edge10 ES240d Slim is a 5ms response time PC monitor. That's 3ms slower than the Acer G246H (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 a built-in speaker(s) Edit
The Edge10 ES240d Slim does not have a built-in speaker(s), whereas the Acer G246H 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.

£9 more expensive
The Edge10 ES240d Slim is more expensive than the Acer G246H by £9.18.
Not as many stockists
Only 1 seller sell the Edge10 ES240d Slim, however 26 retailers sell the Acer G246H. Read more
Smaller numbers of retailers reduces the chances of this PC monitor remaining in stock and also reduces the price competition amongst retailers for the product.
Ten months older
The Edge10 ES240d Slim is older than the Acer G246H by ten months.
10% higher running costs over five years
The running costs of the Edge10 ES240d Slim are £58.97 which is £5.49 more than the Acer G246H over five years. Show assumptions.

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Average User Rating

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Date Released

40 months Ago 50 months Ago

Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on £ 50.76
Electricity cost - standby £ 2.72
Total running cost £ 53.48
Purchase price £ 89.99
Total cost of ownership £ 143.47
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Electricity cost - switched on £ 53.84
Electricity cost - standby £ 5.13
Total running cost £ 58.97
Purchase price £ 99.17
Total cost of ownership £ 158.14
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Energy Efficiency Class

No data No data

Environmental Impact

0.27T
Running this PC monitor over 5 years will generate 0.27 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
7
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).
8
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.

Display

Display Diagonal
24"
BEST
23.6"
Display Resolution
 1920 x 1080
 1920 x 1080
Contrast Ratio (dynamic)
 100000000:1
BEST
 100000000:1
Display
 LED
 LCD
 LED
 LCD
3D
 3D
 3D
BEST
Supported Graphics Resolutions
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
Supported Video Modes
 1080p
 720p
BEST
 1080p
 720p
HD Type
 Full HD
 Full HD
Full HD
 Full HD
Unknown - Click to provide data
HDCP
 HDCP
BEST
 HDCP
Mobile High-Definition Link (MHL)
 Mobile High-Definition Link (MHL)
Unknown - Click to provide data
HD-Ready
 HD-Ready
Unknown - Click to provide data
Digital Vertical Frequency
Unknown - Click to provide data 50 - 75
Digital Horizontal Frequency
Unknown - Click to provide data 31.5 - 65
Viewable Size, Vertical
Unknown - Click to provide data 297mm
Viewable Size, Horizontal
Unknown - Click to provide data 525mm
Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 16:9
Pixel Pitch
Unknown - Click to provide data 0.2715 x 0.2715
Display Colour Count
16.77M 16.77M
Viewing Angle, Vertical
178°
BEST
160°
Viewing Angle, Horizontal
178°
BEST
170°
Display Diagonal (metric)
61cm
BEST
60cm
Display Technology
 TN+Film
 TN+Film
Display Brightness
250 cd/m² 300 cd/m²
BEST
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
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
DVI-D Port
1 1
VGA (D-Sub) Port
1 1
DVI Port
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
AC (power) in
 AC (power) in
 AC (power) in

Multimedia

Built-In Speaker(s)
 Built-in speaker(s)
BEST
 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)
 Operating systems supported (Linux)
Operating Systems Supported (Mac)
 Operating systems supported (Mac)
 Operating systems supported (Mac)
Operating Systems Supported (Windows)
 Windows 95
 Windows 98
 Windows 2000
 Windows 7 Starter
 Windows 7 Home Basic
 Windows 7 Ultimate
 Windows 2000 Professional
 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 95
 Windows 98
 Windows 2000
 Windows 7 Starter
 Windows 7 Home Basic
 Windows 7 Ultimate
 Windows 2000 Professional
 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

Thin Client

Thin Client Installed
 Thin client installed
 Thin client installed

Networking

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

Ergonomics

Height Adjustment
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Height adjustment
Tilt Angle
Unknown - Click to provide data -5 - 15
Tilt Adjustment
 Tilt adjustment
 Tilt adjustment
Swivelling
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Swivelling
Wall Mountable
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Wall mountable
VESA Mounting
 VESA mounting
 VESA mounting
Plug & Play
 Plug & Play
 Plug & Play
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
 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 (typical)
Unknown - Click to provide data 21W
Power Consumption (standby)
0.46W
BEST
1W
Input Voltage
 100 - 240
 100 - 240
AC Input Frequency
 50
 60
 50/60
 50
 60
 50/60
AC Input Voltage
 24
 100
 110
 220
 100-240
 110-220
 240
 230
 24
 100
 110
 220
 100-240
 110-220
 240
 230

Operational Conditions

Storage Relative Humidity (H-H)
5 - 90 Unknown - Click to provide data
Operating Relative Humidity (H-H)
0 - 40 25 - 90
Storage Temperature (T-T)
-20 - 60 Unknown - Click to provide data
Operating Temperature (T-T)
10 - 80 0 - 40

Certificates

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

Weight & Dimensions

Height (with Stand)
Unknown - Click to provide data 400mm
Depth (with Stand)
Unknown - Click to provide data 200mm
Width (with Stand)
Unknown - Click to provide data 555mm
Weight
Unknown - Click to provide data 5kg
Height
400mm 345mm
Depth
179mm 42mm
Width
565mm 555mm

Packaging Content

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

Other Features

Connection to PC
 Connection to PC
Unknown - Click to provide data
HDMI
 HDMI
Unknown - Click to provide data
Number of Products Included
1pc(s) Unknown - Click to provide data
Placement Supported
 Horizontal
 Horizontal
Power Cord Included
 Power cord included
Unknown - Click to provide data
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