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Benq RL2455 vs HP Compaq LA2405

Benq RL2455 vs HP Compaq LA2405

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Benq RL2455
HP Compaq LA2405

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Reasons For

4 Reasons For
Hugely faster response time Edit
The Benq RL2455 has a response time of 1ms, but the HP Compaq LA2405 is a 5ms response time PC monitor (4ms 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 Benq RL2455 has a built-in speaker(s), however the HP Compaq LA2405 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.

6 shops are selling it
A greater number of shops increases the chances of the product remaining in stock and also increases the price competition amongst retailers for this PC monitor.
7% cheaper to run
Over five years the Benq RL2455 is £5.13 cheaper to run than the HP Compaq LA2405. Read more
3 Reasons For
£4 cheaper
The HP Compaq LA2405 is £4 cheaper than the Benq RL2455.
More popular
The HP Compaq LA2405 is a more popular choice amongst buyers. It ranks No. 98320 by sales volume in our PC monitors, whereas the Benq RL2455 ranks No. 120822.
User reviews are better
Based on 1 review, the HP Compaq LA2405 has an average user review score of 100%, whereas the Benq RL2455 has an average rating of 93% (based on 509 reviews).

Reasons Against

4 Reasons Against
More expensive by £4
The Benq RL2455 is £4 more expensive than the HP Compaq LA2405.
Older by three months
The Benq RL2455 is three months older than the HP Compaq LA2405.
Less popular
The Benq RL2455 is a less popular choice amongst buyers. It ranks No. 120822 by number of sales in our PC monitors, however the HP Compaq LA2405 ranks No. 98320.
User review Rating is Worse
The Benq RL2455's average user score is 93%, however the HP Compaq LA2405's is 100% (based on 1 review).
4 Reasons Against
Slower response time Edit
The HP Compaq LA2405 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 a built-in speaker(s) Edit
The HP Compaq LA2405 does not have a built-in speaker(s), however 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.

Fewer sellers
Only 3 retailers sells the HP Compaq LA2405, but 9 sellers sell the Benq RL2455. Read more
The smaller the number of retailers that stock this PC monitor, the lower the competition amongst retailers to keep prices low.
7% higher running costs over five years
The running costs of the HP Compaq LA2405 are £76.91 which is £5.13 more than the Benq RL2455 over five years. Show assumptions.

Awards

3 Awards
eteknix.com: Gamer's Choice
hardwareheaven.com: Recommended
hwa.com.tr: Player's Dream
No awards found

Average Expert Rating

Average User Rating

Date Released

45 months Ago 42 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 £ 74.35
Electricity cost - standby £ 2.56
Total running cost £ 76.91
Purchase price £ 125.99
Total cost of ownership £ 202.90
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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.
0.38T
Running this PC monitor over 5 years will generate 0.38 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" 24"
Display Resolution
 1920 x 1080
 1920 x 1200
 1920 x 1080
 1920 x 1200
BEST
Contrast Ratio (dynamic)
 12000000:1
BEST
 12000000:1
Display
 LED
 LCD
 LED
 LCD
3D
 3D
 3D
Supported Graphics Resolutions
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
 1920 x 1200 (WUXGA)
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
 1920 x 1200 (WUXGA)
BEST
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 0.270 x 0.270
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 61cm
BEST
Display Technology
 TN+Film
 TN+Film
Display Brightness
250 cd/m² 300 cd/m²
BEST
Response Time
1ms
BEST
5ms
Color Gamut
72% Unknown - Click to provide data
Native Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 16:10
 16:9
 16:10
BEST
Colours
 16.78 million colours
 16.78 million colours

Ports & Interfaces

Headphone Outputs
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Audio Input
 Audio input
Unknown - Click to provide data
DisplayPort
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
USB 2.0 Port
Unknown - Click to provide data 3
HDMI Port
2 Unknown - Click to provide data
DVI-D Port
1 1
VGA (D-Sub) Port
1 1
DVI Port
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
USB Type-A Downstream Port
Unknown - Click to provide data 3
USB Hub Version
 USB 2.0
 USB 2.0
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
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
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 Support
 Picture-in-Picture support
Unknown - Click to provide data
Height Adjustment
 Height adjustment
 Height adjustment
Tilt Angle
-5 - 15 -5 - 30
Tilt Adjustment
 Tilt adjustment
 Tilt adjustment
Swivelling
 Swivelling
 Swivelling
BEST
Swivel Angle Range
Unknown - Click to provide data -170 - 170
Wall Mountable
 Wall mountable
 Wall mountable
Cable Lock Slot
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Cable lock slot
VESA Mounting
 VESA mounting
 VESA mounting
Pivot
 Pivot
 Pivot
BEST
Plug & Play
 Plug & Play
 Plug & Play
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)
Unknown - Click to provide data

Power

Power Consumption (PowerSave)
0.5W Unknown - Click to provide data
Power Consumption (off)
0.5W Unknown - Click to provide data
Power Consumption (typical)
27W
BEST
29W
Power Consumption (standby)
0.5W 0.5W
Power Consumption (max)
Unknown - Click to provide data 39W
Input Voltage
 96 - 264
 96 - 264
AC Input Frequency
 50
 60
 50/60
 50
 60
 50/60
AC Input Voltage
 90
 90-264
 9
 95-265
 24
 100
 100-240
 240
 5
 90
 90-264
 9
 95-265
 24
 100
 100-240
 240
 5

Operational Conditions

Operating Relative Humidity (H-H)
Unknown - Click to provide data 20 - 80
Operating Temperature (T-T)
Unknown - Click to provide data 5 - 35

Certificates

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

Weight & Dimensions

Package Weight
5.7kg Unknown - Click to provide data
Package Height
420mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Package Depth
134mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Package Width
650mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Weight With Stand
4.1kg
BEST
6.8kg
Height (with Stand)
435mm
BEST
487.5mm
Depth (with Stand)
189mm
BEST
278.4mm
Width (with Stand)
579mm 556.8mm
BEST
Weight
4.1kg 4.1kg
Height
435mm 362.6mm
Depth
189mm 64mm
Width
579mm 556.8mm

Other Features

Quantity
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
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