Acer G246H vs Benq GL2450

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Acer G246H
Benq GL2450

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Standard delivery: £4.19
In stock (36 available)

Reasons For

3 Reasons For
Faster response time Edit
The Acer G246H is a 2ms response time PC monitor. That's 3ms faster than the Benq GL2450 (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.

More popular
The Acer G246H is a more popular choice amongst buyers. It ranks No. 13009 by sales volume in our PC monitors, whereas the Benq GL2450 ranks No. 20176.
Expert reviews are better
Based on 4 reviews, the Acer G246H has an average expert review score of 82%, whereas the Benq GL2450 has an average rating of 73% (based on 8 reviews).
3 Reasons For
Wider viewing angle, horizontal Edit
The Benq GL2450 has a viewing angle, horizontal of 170°. That's 10° wider than the Acer G246H (170°).
Cheaper by £5
The Benq GL2450 costs £4.61 less than the Acer G246H.
40 shops are selling it
A greater number of sellers increases the chances of the product remaining in stock and also increases the price competition amongst retailers for this PC monitor.

Reasons Against

4 Reasons Against
A bit narrower viewing angle, horizontal Edit
The Acer G246H is a 160° horizontal viewing angle PC monitor, whereas the Benq GL2450 is a 170° horizontal viewing angle PC monitor (10° wider).
£5 more expensive
The Acer G246H is more expensive than the Benq GL2450 by £4.61.
Fewer sellers
Only 5 stores sells the Acer G246H, but 45 retailers sell the Benq GL2450. Read more
The smaller the number of retailers that stock this PC monitor, the lower the competition amongst retailers to keep prices low.
Five months older
The Acer G246H is older than the Benq GL2450 by five months.
3 Reasons Against
3ms slower response time Edit
The Benq GL2450 has a response time of 5ms, but the Acer G246H is a 2ms response time PC monitor (3ms 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.

Less popular
The Benq GL2450 is a less popular choice amongst buyers. It ranks No. 20176 by number of sales in our PC monitors, however the Acer G246H ranks No. 13009.
Expert review Rating is Worse
The Benq GL2450's average expert score is only 73%, however the Acer G246H's is 82% (based on 4 reviews).

Awards

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

Average Expert Rating

Average User Rating

Date Released

56 months Ago 51 months Ago

Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on £ -
Electricity cost - standby £ -
Total running cost £ -
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

Energy Efficiency Class

No data No data

Environmental Impact

No data
0.44T
Running this PC monitor over 5 years will generate 0.44 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
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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)
 100000000:1
BEST
 100000000:1
Display
 LED
 LED
3D
 3D
 3D
Supported Graphics Resolutions
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
Display Surface
 Gloss
 Gloss
Supported Video Modes
 1080p
 720p
 1080p
 720p
HD Type
 Full HD
 Full HD
Full HD
 Full HD
Unknown - Click to provide data
HDCP
 HDCP
 HDCP
Mobile High-Definition Link (MHL)
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Mobile High-Definition Link (MHL)
HD-Ready
 HD-Ready
Unknown - Click to provide data
Display SRGB
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Display sRGB
Viewable Size, Vertical
Unknown - Click to provide data 298.89mm
Viewable Size, Horizontal
Unknown - Click to provide data 531.36mm
Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 16:9
Vertical Scan Range
Unknown - Click to provide data 50 - 76
Horizontal Scan Range
Unknown - Click to provide data 30 - 83
Pixel Pitch
Unknown - Click to provide data 0.276 x 0.276
Display Colour Count
16.77M Unknown - Click to provide data
Viewing Angle, Vertical
160° 160°
Viewing Angle, Horizontal
160° 170°
BEST
Contrast Ratio (typical)
 1000:1
 1000:1
BEST
Display Diagonal (metric)
Unknown - Click to provide data 60.9cm
Display Technology
 TN+Film
 TN+Film
Display Brightness
250 cd/m² 250 cd/m²
Response Time
2ms
BEST
5ms
Color Gamut
Unknown - Click to provide data 72%
Native Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 16:9
Display Number of Colours
 16.78 million colours
 16.78 million colours

Ports & Interfaces

DC-In Jack
Unknown - Click to provide data
 DC-in jack
HDMI Ports Quantity
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
DVI-D Ports Quantity
1 1
VGA (D-Sub) Ports Quantity
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
DVI Port
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
AC (power) in
 AC (power) in
 AC (power) in

Multimedia

Built-In Speaker(s)
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Built-in speaker(s)
Built-In Camera
 Built-in camera
 Built-in camera
Built-In Microphone
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 Built-in microphone
TV Tuner Integrated
 TV tuner integrated
 TV tuner integrated
Built-In Subwoofer
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Built-in subwoofer

Design

Feet Colour
 Black
 Black
Colour of Product
 Black
 Black

Performance

Card Reader Integrated
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Card reader integrated
Linux Operating Systems Supported
 Linux operating systems supported
Unknown - Click to provide data
Mac Operating Systems Supported
 Mac operating systems supported
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
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
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Tilt adjustment
Cable Lock Slot
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Cable lock slot
VESA Mounting
Unknown - Click to provide data
 VESA mounting
Child Lock
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Child lock
Plug and Play
 Plug and Play
Unknown - Click to provide data
Stand-By LED
 Stand-by LED
 Stand-by LED
Power LED
 Power LED
 Power LED
On/off Switch
 On/off switch
 On/off switch
Number of OSD Languages
Unknown - Click to provide data 17
On Screen Display (OSD)
Unknown - Click to provide data
 On Screen Display (OSD)
LED Indicators
 LED indicators
 LED indicators

Power

Power Consumption (PowerSave)
Unknown - Click to provide data 0.3W
Power Consumption (typical)
Unknown - Click to provide data 34W
Power Consumption (standby)
0.53W 0.3W
BEST
Power Consumption (max)
Unknown - Click to provide data 34W
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
 90-264
 9
 90
 24
 100
 100-240
 240
 90-264
 9
 90

Operational Conditions

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

Certificates

Certification
 MPR II
 TCO
 TCO 5.0
 MPR II
 TCO
 TCO 5.0
Energy Star Certified
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Energy Star certified

Weight & Dimensions

Package Weight
Unknown - Click to provide data 5.6kg
Package Height
Unknown - Click to provide data 134mm
Package Depth
Unknown - Click to provide data 420mm
Package Width
Unknown - Click to provide data 650mm
Weight With Stand
Unknown - Click to provide data 4.1kg
Height (with Stand)
Unknown - Click to provide data 436mm
Depth (with Stand)
Unknown - Click to provide data 179mm
Width (with Stand)
Unknown - Click to provide data 579mm
Weight
Unknown - Click to provide data 4.1kg
Height
Unknown - Click to provide data 436.49mm
Depth
Unknown - Click to provide data 179.12mm
Width
Unknown - Click to provide data 579.39mm

Packaging Content

Quick Start Guide
 Quick start guide
 Quick start guide
Cables Included
 AC
 VGA
 AC
 VGA
Manual
 Manual
 Manual

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) 1pc(s)
Placement Supported
 Horizontal
 Horizontal
Dimensions (W X D X H) With Stand
Unknown - Click to provide data 579 x 63 x 350.98
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