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DELL U2414H vs LG 25UM55

DELL U2414H vs LG 25UM55

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DELL U2414H
LG 25UM55

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Reasons For

2 Reasons For
47% cheaper to run
The DELL U2414H is £38.46 cheaper to run than the LG 25UM55 over five years. Read more
User reviews are appreciably better
Based on 219 user reviews, the DELL U2414H has an average review score of 89%, however the LG 25UM55 has an average rating of 76% (based on 11 reviews).
3 Reasons For
1.2" bigger display diagonal Edit
The LG 25UM55 has a display diagonal of 25", whereas the DELL U2414H is only a 23.8" PC monitor (1.2" smaller). 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.

60% faster response time Edit
The LG 25UM55 is a 5ms response time PC monitor. That's 3ms faster than the DELL U2414H (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.

Expert reviews are a lot better
The LG 25UM55 has an average expert review score of 94%, whereas the DELL U2414H has an average rating of 82% (based on 10 reviews).

Reasons Against

3 Reasons Against
A bit smaller display diagonal Edit
The DELL U2414H has a display diagonal of 23.8", however the LG 25UM55 is a 25" PC monitor (1.2" 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.

Slower response time Edit
The DELL U2414H is an 8ms response time PC monitor. That's 3ms slower than the LG 25UM55 (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.

Appreciably Lower expert review Score
The DELL U2414H's average expert rating is 82%, however the LG 25UM55's is 94% (based on 1 review).
4 Reasons Against
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Six months older
The LG 25UM55 is older than the DELL U2414H by six months.
More expensive to run over five years by 88%
Over five years the LG 25UM55 costs £82.04 to run which is £38.46 more to run than the DELL U2414H. Show assumptions.
A lot Lower user review Score
The average user rating of the LG 25UM55 is only 76%, whereas the average user rating of the DELL U2414H is 89% (based on 219 reviews).

Awards

3 Awards
alphr.com: Recommended
pcauthority.com.au: Hot Award
ua.gecid.com: High Functionality
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Average Expert Rating

Average User Rating

Date Released

28 months Ago 34 months Ago

Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on £ 41.02
Electricity cost - standby £ 2.56
Total running cost £ 43.58
Purchase price £ 258.14
Total cost of ownership £ 301.72
Details
Electricity cost - switched on £ 79.48
Electricity cost - standby £ 2.56
Total running cost £ 82.04

Energy Efficiency Class

No data

Environmental Impact

0.22T
Running this PC monitor over 5 years will generate 0.22 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
6
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.
0.41T
Running this PC monitor over 5 years will generate 0.41 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
23.8" 25"
BEST
Display Resolution
 1920 x 1080
 2560 x 1080
 1920 x 1080
 2560 x 1080
BEST
Contrast Ratio (dynamic)
 5000000:1
 5000000:1
BEST
Display
 LED
 LED
3D
 3D
 3D
Supported Graphics Resolutions
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
 2560 x 1080
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
 2560 x 1080
BEST
Display Surface
 Matt
 Matt
Supported Video Modes
 1080p
BEST
 1080p
HD Type
 Full HD
BEST
 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
Digital Vertical Frequency
Unknown - Click to provide data 50 - 75
Digital Horizontal Frequency
Unknown - Click to provide data 30 - 90
Viewable Size Diagonal
605mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Viewable Size, Vertical
296.46mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Viewable Size, Horizontal
527.04mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 16:9
Vertical Scan Range
56 - 76 Unknown - Click to provide data
Horizontal Scan Range
30 - 83 Unknown - Click to provide data
Pixel Pitch
0.274 x 0.274 0.2286 x 0.2286
Viewing Angle, Vertical
178° 178°
Viewing Angle, Horizontal
178° 178°
Contrast Ratio (typical)
 1000:1
 1000:1
Display Diagonal (metric)
64.47cm Unknown - Click to provide data
Display Technology
 IPS
 IPS
Display Brightness
250 cd/m² 250 cd/m²
Response Time
8ms 5ms
BEST
DDC/CI
 DDC/CI
 DDC/CI
Color Gamut
85% 99%
BEST
Screen Shape
 Flat
 Flat
Native Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 21:9
 16:9
 21:9
Colours
 16.78 million colours
 16.78 million colours
SRGB Coverage (typical)
96 Unknown - Click to provide data

Ports & Interfaces

DC-In Jack
Unknown - Click to provide data
 DC-in jack
Headphone Out
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Headphone out
Headphone Outputs
1 1
USB Version
 3.1
 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1)
 3.0
 3.1
 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1)
 3.0
Audio Output
 Audio output
Unknown - Click to provide data
DisplayPort
2
BEST
1
HDMI Port
2 2
Mini DisplayPort
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
USB Type-A Downstream Port
4 Unknown - Click to provide data
USB Hub Version
 USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1)
 USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1)
Upstream Port
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Built-In USB Hub
 Built-in USB hub
Unknown - Click to provide data
AC (power) in
 AC (power) in
Unknown - Click to provide data
USB Upstream Port Type
 USB Type-B
 USB Type-B

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
Built-In Microphone
 Built-in microphone
Unknown - Click to provide data
TV Tuner Integrated
 TV tuner integrated
 TV tuner integrated

Design

Feet Colour
 Silver
 Silver
Colour
 Silver
 Silver

Performance

Card Reader Integrated
 Card reader integrated
Unknown - Click to provide data
NVIDIA G-SYNC
 NVIDIA G-SYNC
Unknown - Click to provide data

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

Pivot Angle
0 - 180 Unknown - Click to provide data
Height Adjustment
130mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Height Adjustment
 Height adjustment
Unknown - Click to provide data
Tilt Angle
-22 - 6.5 -5 - 20
Tilt Adjustment
 Tilt adjustment
 Tilt adjustment
Swivelling
 Swivelling
Unknown - Click to provide data
Rotating
 Rotating
Unknown - Click to provide data
Swivel Angle Range
0 - 90 Unknown - Click to provide data
Cable Lock Slot
 Cable lock slot
Unknown - Click to provide data
VESA Mounting
 VESA mounting
 VESA mounting
Pivot
 Pivot
Unknown - Click to provide data
Plug & Play
 Plug & Play
 Plug & Play
Stand-By LED
 Stand-by LED
 Stand-by LED
Power LED
 Power LED
 Power LED
On/off Switch
 On/off switch
Unknown - Click to provide data
On Screen Display (OSD) Languages
 CHI (SIMPL)
 RUS
 ENG
 FRE
 DEU
 JPN
 POR
 ESP
BEST
 CHI (SIMPL)
 RUS
 ENG
 FRE
 DEU
 JPN
 POR
 ESP
On Screen Display (OSD)
 On Screen Display (OSD)
Unknown - Click to provide data
LED Indicators
 LED indicators
 LED indicators

Power

Input Current
1.5A Unknown - Click to provide data
Current Rating
1.5A Unknown - Click to provide data
Energy Efficiency Class
 A+
 A+
Power Consumption (PowerSave)
Unknown - Click to provide data 0.5W
Power Consumption (off)
Unknown - Click to provide data 0.5W
Power Consumption (typical)
16W
BEST
31W
Power Consumption (standby)
0.5W 0.5W
Annual Energy Consumption
24kWh Unknown - Click to provide data
Power Consumption (max)
74W Unknown - Click to provide data
AC Input Frequency
 50
 60
 50/60
 50
 60
 50/60
AC Input Voltage
 24
 100
 100-240
 240
 24
 100
 100-240
 240

Operational Conditions

Operating Altitude
0 - 5000 Unknown - Click to provide data
Non-Operating Altitude
0 - 12192 Unknown - Click to provide data
Storage Relative Humidity (H-H)
5 - 90 Unknown - Click to provide data
Operating Relative Humidity (H-H)
10 - 80 Unknown - Click to provide data
Storage Temperature (T-T)
-20 - 60 Unknown - Click to provide data
Operating Temperature (T-T)
0 - 40 Unknown - Click to provide data

Certificates

Certification
 RoHS
 TCO
 RoHS
 TCO
Compliance Industry Standards
 Rohs
BEST
 Rohs
Energy Star Certified
 Energy Star certified
Unknown - Click to provide data
EPEAT Compliance
 Gold
 Gold

Weight & Dimensions

Package Weight
8kg 5.5kg
BEST
Package Height
Unknown - Click to provide data 132mm
Package Depth
Unknown - Click to provide data 355.6mm
Package Width
Unknown - Click to provide data 683.26mm
Bezel Width (bottom)
6.05mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Bezel Width (top)
6.05mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Bezel Width (side)
6.05mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Weight With Stand
5.5kg 4kg
BEST
Height (with Stand)
485.8mm 383.54mm
BEST
Depth (with Stand)
185mm
BEST
187.96mm
Width (with Stand)
539.1mm
BEST
609.6mm
Weight
3.6kg
BEST
3.7kg
Height
321.1mm 287mm
Depth
45.6mm 55.88mm
Width
539.1mm 609.6mm

Packaging Content

Quick Start Guide
 Quick start guide
 Quick start guide
Cables Included
 USB
 AC
 DisplayPort
 HDMI
 USB
 AC
 DisplayPort
 HDMI
Manual
 Manual
 Manual
Stand Included
 Stand included
Unknown - Click to provide data
User Guide On CD-ROM
 User Guide on CD-ROM
Unknown - Click to provide data

Technical Details

USB Charging Port
 USB charging port
Unknown - Click to provide data
Auto Power Off
 Auto power off
Unknown - Click to provide data
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