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Acer DV550 vs HP ENVY 34

Acer DV550 vs HP ENVY 34

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Acer DV550
HP ENVY 34

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Reasons For

3 Reasons For
Bigger display diagonal Edit
The Acer DV550 is a 55" PC monitor. That's 21" bigger than the HP ENVY 34 (34"). 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.

17% faster response time Edit
The Acer DV550 has a response time of 12ms, however the HP ENVY 34 is a 14ms response time PC monitor (2ms 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.

Energy efficiency rating is superior
The Acer DV550 has an energy efficiency rating of "B", whereas the HP ENVY 34 has a rating of "C".
2 Reasons For
One more HDMI port Edit
The HP ENVY 34 has two HDMI ports, however the Acer DV550 only has one HDMI port.
48% cheaper to run
Over five years the HP ENVY 34 only costs £161.42 to run but the Acer DV550 costs £310.22 to run (92% more). Read more

Reasons Against

3 Reasons Against
One less HDMI port Edit
The Acer DV550 is a one HDMI port PC monitor, whereas the HP ENVY 34 only has two HDMI ports.
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£148.80 more expensive to run over five years
Over five years the running costs of the Acer DV550 are £310.22 which is £148.80 more than the HP ENVY 34. Show assumptions.
4 Reasons Against
Smaller display diagonal Edit
The HP ENVY 34 is a 34" PC monitor. That's 21" smaller than the Acer DV550 (34"). 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 HP ENVY 34 has a response time of 14ms, but the Acer DV550 is a 12ms response time PC monitor (2ms 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.

Older by three months
The HP ENVY 34 is three months older than the Acer DV550.
Lower energy efficiency rating
The energy efficiency rating of the HP ENVY 34 is "C", however the rating of the Acer DV550 is "B".

Awards

No awards found 2 Awards
computershopper.com: Editor's Choice
PC Mag: Editor's Choice

Average Expert Rating

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Average User Rating

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Date Released

25 months Ago 28 months Ago

Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on £ 307.66
Electricity cost - standby £ 2.56
Total running cost £ 310.22
Electricity cost - switched on £ 158.96
Electricity cost - standby £ 2.46
Total running cost £ 161.42
Purchase price £ 669.99
Total cost of ownership £ 831.41
Details

Energy Efficiency Class

Environmental Impact

1.5T
Running this PC monitor over 5 years will generate 1.5 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
39
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.
0.8T
Running this PC monitor over 5 years will generate 0.8 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
21
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.

Display

Display Diagonal
55"
BEST
34"
Display Resolution
 1920 x 1080
 3440 x 1440
 1920 x 1080
 3440 x 1440
BEST
Contrast Ratio (dynamic)
 10000000:1
 10000000:1
BEST
Display
 LED
 LED
3D
 3D
 3D
Supported Graphics Resolutions
 3440 x 1440
 3440 x 1440
BEST
Display Surface
 Matt
 Matt
Supported Video Modes
 1440p
 1440p
BEST
HD Type
 4K Ultra HD
 4K Ultra HD
BEST
HDCP
 HDCP
 HDCP
Mobile High-Definition Link (MHL)
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Mobile High-Definition Link (MHL)
Viewable Size, Vertical
680mm
BEST
333.7mm
Viewable Size, Horizontal
1,210mm
BEST
749.9mm
Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 16:9
Pixel Pitch
0.630 x 0.630 0.232 x 0.232
Display Colour Count
1,070M Unknown - Click to provide data
Viewing Angle, Vertical
178° 178°
Viewing Angle, Horizontal
178° 178°
Contrast Ratio (typical)
 3000:1
 3000:1
BEST
Display Diagonal (metric)
139.7cm
BEST
86.36cm
Display Technology
 MVA
 MVA
Display Brightness
450 cd/m²
BEST
350 cd/m²
Response Time
12ms
BEST
14ms
Color Gamut
Unknown - Click to provide data 99%
Screen Shape
 Curved
 Curved
Native Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 21:9
 16:9
 21:9
Colours
 1.073 billion colours
 16.78 million colours
 1.073 billion colours
 16.78 million colours
Pixel Density
Unknown - Click to provide data 110ppi

Ports & Interfaces

Audio Output
 Audio output
Unknown - Click to provide data
Audio Input
 Audio input
Unknown - Click to provide data
RS-232 Port
2 Unknown - Click to provide data
DisplayPort
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Composite Video in
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Component Video (YPbPr/YCbCr) in
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
HDMI Port
1 2
BEST
DVI-I Port
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
DVI-D Port
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
VGA (D-Sub) Port
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
DVI Port
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
USB Type-A Downstream Port
Unknown - Click to provide data 3
USB Hub Version
 USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1)
 USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1)
Built-In USB Hub
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Built-in USB hub

Multimedia

Built-In Speaker(s)
 Built-in speaker(s)
 Built-in speaker(s)
Built-In Camera
 Built-in camera
 Built-in camera
Audio System
Unknown - Click to provide data DTS Audio
RMS Rated Power
10W 12W
BEST
Loudspeaker
2 2
TV Tuner Integrated
 TV tuner integrated
 TV tuner integrated

Design

Colour
 Black
 Black

Performance

Mean Time Between Failures (MTBF)
50,000h Unknown - Click to provide data

Thin Client

Thin Client Installed
 Thin client installed
 Thin client installed

Ergonomics

Height Adjustment
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Height adjustment
Tilt Angle
Unknown - Click to provide data -5 - 25
Tilt Adjustment
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Tilt adjustment
Swivelling
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Swivelling
Swivel Angle Range
Unknown - Click to provide data -180 - 180
Cable Lock Slot
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Cable lock slot
VESA Mounting
 VESA mounting
 VESA mounting
Plug & Play
Unknown - Click to provide data
 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
Unknown - Click to provide data
 On/off switch
On Screen Display (OSD)
Unknown - Click to provide data
 On Screen Display (OSD)

Power

Input Current
Unknown - Click to provide data 10A
Energy Efficiency Class
 B
BEST
 B
Power Consumption (off)
0.5W 0.43W
BEST
Power Consumption (typical)
120W 62W
BEST
Power Consumption (standby)
0.5W 0.48W
BEST
Annual Energy Consumption
176kWh 91kWh
BEST
Power Consumption (max)
Unknown - Click to provide data 150W
Input Voltage
 100 - 240
BEST
 100 - 240
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
Unknown - Click to provide data 0 - 3050
Non-Operating Altitude
Unknown - Click to provide data 0 - 4570
Storage Relative Humidity (H-H)
Unknown - Click to provide data 20 - 90
Operating Relative Humidity (H-H)
Unknown - Click to provide data 20 - 70
Storage Temperature (T-T)
Unknown - Click to provide data -20 - 60
Operating Temperature (T-T)
Unknown - Click to provide data 5 - 35

Certificates

Energy Star Certified
 Energy Star certified
 Energy Star certified
EPEAT Compliance
 Silver
 Silver

Weight & Dimensions

Weight With Stand
Unknown - Click to provide data 9.8kg
Height (with Stand)
Unknown - Click to provide data 477.1mm
Depth (with Stand)
Unknown - Click to provide data 197.2mm
Width (with Stand)
Unknown - Click to provide data 950.8mm
Weight
32.9kg 8kg
BEST
Height
718mm 374.1mm
Depth
80mm 93.9mm
Width
1,247mm 950.8mm

Packaging Content

Quick Start Guide
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Quick start guide
Cables Included
 USB
 HDMI
 AC
 DisplayPort
 MHL
 USB
 HDMI
 AC
 DisplayPort
 MHL
BEST
Manual
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Manual
Handheld Remote Control
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Handheld remote control
AC Adapter Included
Unknown - Click to provide data
 AC adapter included

Technical Details

Active Display Area (W X H)
Unknown - Click to provide data 749.9mm
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