Benq GL2450 vs Philips 246V5

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Benq GL2450
Philips 246V5

Top Prices

BT Shop
Checked 39 minutes ago
Standard delivery: £3.49
In stock
BT Business Direct
Checked 1 hour ago
Standard delivery: £6.07
In stock
Ebuyer Business
Checked 13 hours ago
Standard delivery: £4.19
In stock (36 available)
Misco
Checked 24 hours ago
Standard delivery: £14.39
In stock (12 available)
Ebuyer Business
Checked 13 hours ago
Standard delivery: £4.19
In stock (85 available)
Ebuyer
Checked 24 minutes ago
Standard delivery: £4.19
In stock (154 available)

Reasons For

3 Reasons For
3% lighter Edit
The Benq GL2450 is a 4.1kg weight PC monitor. That's 120g lighter than the Philips 246V5 (4.2kg).
£3 cheaper
The Benq GL2450 is £2.75 cheaper than the Philips 246V5.
Available from 29 shops
A greater number of stores increases the price competition amongst retailers for this PC monitor and also increases the chances of the product remaining in stock.
3 Reasons For
Bigger display diagonal (metric) Edit
Philips 246V5 is 61cm display diagonal. That's 0.1cm bigger than the Benq GL2450 (61cm).
£34.57 cheaper to run
Over five years the Philips 246V5 is £34.57 cheaper to run than the Benq GL2450. Read more
Better selling
The Philips 246V5 ranks No. 27495 by number of sales, but the Benq GL2450 ranks No. 28415.

Reasons Against

4 Reasons Against
Moderately smaller display diagonal (metric) Edit
The Benq GL2450 is a 60.9cm display diagonal PC monitor, whereas the Philips 246V5 is a 61cm display diagonal PC monitor (0.1cm bigger).
Three months older
The Benq GL2450 is older than the Philips 246V5 by three months.
More expensive to run over five years by 64%
The running costs over five years of the Benq GL2450 are £88.71 which is £34.57 more than the Philips 246V5. Show assumptions.
Worse selling
The Benq GL2450 ranks No. 28415 by sales volume, whereas the Philips 246V5 ranks No. 27495.
3 Reasons Against
Marginally heavier Edit
The Philips 246V5 has a weight of 4.2kg, but the Benq GL2450 is a 4.1kg weight PC monitor (120g lighter).
More expensive by £3
The Philips 246V5 is £2.75 more expensive than the Benq GL2450.
Not as many stockists
The Philips 246V5 is only stocked by 14 stores, however the Benq GL2450 is stocked by 43 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.

Awards

2 Awards
PC Advisor.co.uk: Recommended
Trusted Reviews: Recommended
No awards found

Average Expert Rating

No reviews found

Average User Rating

Date Released

51 months Ago 48 months Ago

Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on £ 87.17
Electricity cost - standby £ 1.54
Total running cost £ 88.71
Purchase price £ 105.19
Total cost of ownership £ 193.90
Details
Electricity cost - switched on £ 51.58
Electricity cost - standby £ 2.56
Total running cost £ 54.14
Purchase price £ 107.94
Total cost of ownership £ 162.08
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Energy Efficiency Class

No data No data

Environmental Impact

0.44T
Running this PC monitor over 5 years will generate 0.44 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
11
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.
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.

Display

Display Diagonal
24" 24"
Display Resolution
 1920 x 1080
 1920 x 1080
Contrast Ratio (dynamic)
 12000000:1
BEST
 12000000:1
Display
 LED
 LCD
BEST
 LED
 LCD
3D
 3D
 3D
Supported Graphics Resolutions
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
Backlight Type
 W-LED
 W-LED
BEST
Display Surface
 Gloss
 Gloss
Supported Video Modes
 1080p
 1080p
HD Type
 Full HD
 Full HD
HDCP
 HDCP
 HDCP
Mobile High-Definition Link (MHL)
 Mobile High-Definition Link (MHL)
Unknown - Click to provide data
Display SRGB
 Display sRGB
 Display sRGB
Sync-On-Green (SOG)
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Sync-on-green (SOG)
Separate H/V Sync
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Separate H/V sync
Digital Vertical Frequency
Unknown - Click to provide data 56 - 75
Digital Horizontal Frequency
Unknown - Click to provide data 30 - 83
Viewable Size, Vertical
298.89mm 298.89mm
Viewable Size, Horizontal
531.36mm 531.36mm
Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 16:9
Vertical Scan Range
50 - 76 56 - 75
Horizontal Scan Range
30 - 83 30 - 83
Pixel Pitch
0.276 x 0.276 0.277 x 0.277
Viewing Angle, Vertical
160° 160°
Viewing Angle, Horizontal
170° 170°
Contrast Ratio (typical)
 1000:1
 1000:1
Display Diagonal (metric)
60.9cm 61cm
BEST
Display Technology
 TN
 TN
Display Brightness
250 cd/m² 250 cd/m²
Response Time
5ms 5ms
DDC/CI
Unknown - Click to provide data
 DDC/CI
Color Gamut
72% Unknown - Click to provide data
Screen Shape
 Flat
 Flat
Native Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 16:9
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
DVI-D Ports Quantity
1 1
VGA (D-Sub) Ports Quantity
1 1
DVI Port
1 1
AC (power) in
 AC (power) in
 AC (power) in

Multimedia

Built-In Speaker(s)
 Built-in speaker(s)
 Built-in speaker(s)
Built-In Camera
 Built-in camera
 Built-in camera
Built-In Microphone
 Built-in microphone
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

Feet Colour
 Black
 Black
Colour of Product
 Black
 Black
Heavy Metals Free
 Hg (mercury)
 Pb (lead)
 Hg (mercury)
 Pb (lead)

Performance

Card Reader Integrated
 Card reader integrated
Unknown - Click to provide data
Mac Operating Systems Supported
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Mac operating systems supported
Mean Time Between Failures (MTBF)
Unknown - Click to provide data 30h

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
-5 - 15 -5 - 20
Tilt Adjustment
 Tilt adjustment
 Tilt adjustment
Cable Lock Slot
 Cable lock slot
Unknown - Click to provide data
VESA Mounting
 VESA mounting
 VESA mounting
Child Lock
 Child lock
Unknown - Click to provide data
Plug and Play
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Plug and Play
Stand-By LED
 Stand-by LED
Unknown - Click to provide data
Power LED
 Power LED
 Power LED
On/off Switch
 On/off switch
 On/off switch
On Screen Display (OSD) Languages
 CHI (SIMPL)
 RUS
 FRE
 DEU
 ITA
 POR
 ESP
 TUR
 CHI (SIMPL)
 RUS
 FRE
 DEU
 ITA
 POR
 ESP
 TUR
BEST
Number of OSD Languages
17
BEST
9
On Screen Display (OSD)
 On Screen Display (OSD)
 On Screen Display (OSD)
LED Indicators
 LED indicators
Unknown - Click to provide data

Power

Power Consumption (PowerSave)
0.3W Unknown - Click to provide data
Power Consumption (off)
Unknown - Click to provide data 0.3W
Power Consumption (typical)
34W 20.12W
BEST
Power Consumption (standby)
0.3W
BEST
0.5W
Power Consumption (max)
34W Unknown - Click to provide data
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

Operational Conditions

Relative Humidity
Unknown - Click to provide data 20 - 80
Operating Altitude
Unknown - Click to provide data 0 - 3658
Non-Operating Altitude
Unknown - Click to provide data 0 - 12192
Operating Relative Humidity (H-H)
Unknown - Click to provide data 20 - 80
Storage Temperature (T-T)
Unknown - Click to provide data -20 - 60
Operating Temperature (T-T)
Unknown - Click to provide data 0 - 40

Certificates

Certification
 TCO
 TCO 5.0
 TCO
 TCO 5.0
Energy Star Certified
 Energy Star certified
 Energy Star certified
EPEAT Compliance
 Silver
 Silver

Weight & Dimensions

Package Weight
5.6kg
BEST
6.1kg
Package Height
134mm
BEST
446mm
Package Depth
420mm 131mm
BEST
Package Width
650mm 613mm
BEST
Weight With Stand
4.1kg
BEST
4.7kg
Height (with Stand)
436mm 435mm
BEST
Depth (with Stand)
179mm
BEST
238mm
Width (with Stand)
579mm 565mm
BEST
Weight
4.1kg
BEST
4.2kg
Height
436.49mm 354mm
Depth
179.12mm 63mm
Width
579.39mm 565mm

Packaging Content

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

Other Features

Number of Products Included
1pc(s) Unknown - Click to provide data
Dimensions (W X D X H) With Stand
579 x 63 x 350.98 Unknown - Click to provide data
Regulatory Approvals
Unknown - Click to provide data BSMI, CE Mark, cETLus, FCC Class B, GOST, PSB, SASO, SEMKO, TCO certified, TUV/ISO9241-307, WEEE
Recyclable Packaging Material
Unknown - Click to provide data 100
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