Benq GL2450 vs Edge10 ES240d Slim

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Benq GL2450
Edge10 ES240d Slim

Top Prices

Ebuyer Business
Checked 22 hours ago
Standard delivery: £4.19
In stock (36 available)
Amazon UK
Checked 3 hours ago
Standard delivery: £5.28
In stock
Laptops Direct
Checked 12 hours ago
Standard delivery: £9.95
BT Shop
Checked 9 hours ago
Delivery unknown
In stock
BT Business Direct
Checked 10 hours ago
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Carbon8
Checked 2 hours ago
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In stock

Reasons For

7 Reasons For
A little bigger display diagonal Edit
The Benq GL2450 has a display diagonal of 24", but the Edge10 ES240d Slim is only a 23.6" PC monitor (0.4" 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.

HDCP Edit
The Benq GL2450 has an HDCP, but the Edge10 ES240d Slim does not have an HDCP.
1% bigger viewable size, vertical Edit
Benq GL2450 is 298.89mm viewable height. That's 1.89mm bigger than the Edge10 ES240d Slim (297mm).
Marginally bigger viewable size, horizontal Edit
The Benq GL2450 has a viewable size, horizontal of 531.36mm, however the Edge10 ES240d Slim is only a 525mm viewable width PC monitor (6.36mm smaller).
0.9cm bigger display diagonal (metric) Edit
Benq GL2450 is 60.9cm display diagonal, but the Edge10 ES240d Slim is only a 60cm display diagonal PC monitor (0.9cm smaller).
Lighter Edit
The Benq GL2450 is a 4.1kg weight PC monitor. That's 900g lighter than the Edge10 ES240d Slim (5kg).
Available from 39 shops
The more retailers stock this PC monitor, the greater competition amongst retailers to keep prices low.
4 Reasons For
3D Edit
The Edge10 ES240d Slim is a 3D PC monitor, whereas the Benq GL2450 is not 3D. Read more

Monitors that are 3D compatible are able to display 3D images. Some monitors will require you to wear special glasses to appreciate the 3D affect.

A 3D monitor allows you to view 3D content on the monitor such as 3D films, 3D games or 3D applications.

17% brighter display brightness Edit
The Edge10 ES240d Slim has a display brightness of 300 cd/m², however the Benq GL2450 is only a 250 cd/m² display brightness PC monitor (50 cd/m² dimmer).
£6 cheaper
The Edge10 ES240d Slim costs £6.02 less than the Benq GL2450.
34% cheaper to run
The Edge10 ES240d Slim is £29.74 cheaper to run than the Benq GL2450 over five years. Read more

Reasons Against

4 Reasons Against
Not 3D Edit
The Benq GL2450 is not 3D, but the Edge10 ES240d Slim is 3D. Read more

Monitors that are 3D compatible are able to display 3D images. Some monitors will require you to wear special glasses to appreciate the 3D affect.

A 3D monitor allows you to view 3D content on the monitor such as 3D films, 3D games or 3D applications.

Dimmer display brightness Edit
The Benq GL2450 has a display brightness of 250 cd/m², but the Edge10 ES240d Slim is a 300 cd/m² display brightness PC monitor (50 cd/m² brighter).
£6 more expensive
The Benq GL2450 is more expensive than the Edge10 ES240d Slim by £6.02.
50% higher running costs over five years
Over five years the running costs of the Benq GL2450 are £88.71 which is £29.74 more than the Edge10 ES240d Slim. Show assumptions.
8 Reasons Against
Slightly smaller display diagonal Edit
The Edge10 ES240d Slim has a display diagonal of 23.6", however the Benq GL2450 is a 24" PC monitor (0.4" 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.

Does not have an HDCP Edit
The Edge10 ES240d Slim does not have an HDCP, but the Benq GL2450 has an HDCP.
1% smaller viewable size, vertical Edit
The Edge10 ES240d Slim has a viewable size, vertical of 297mm. That's 1.89mm smaller than the Benq GL2450 (297mm).
Moderately smaller viewable size, horizontal Edit
The Edge10 ES240d Slim is a 525mm viewable width PC monitor, whereas the Benq GL2450 is a 531.36mm viewable width PC monitor (6.36mm bigger).
0.9cm smaller display diagonal (metric) Edit
The Edge10 ES240d Slim has a display diagonal (metric) of 60cm, however the Benq GL2450 is a 60.9cm display diagonal PC monitor (0.9cm bigger).
18% heavier Edit
The Edge10 ES240d Slim is a 5kg weight PC monitor. That's 900g heavier than the Benq GL2450 (5kg).
Less retailers
Only 1 shop sell the Edge10 ES240d Slim, whereas 40 sellers sell the Benq GL2450. Read more
Smaller numbers of retailers reduces the price competition amongst retailers for this PC monitor and also reduces the chances of the product remaining in stock.
Over one year older
The Edge10 ES240d Slim is older than the Benq GL2450 by 20 months.

Awards

2 Awards
PC Advisor.co.uk: Recommended
Trusted Reviews: Recommended
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Average Expert Rating

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Average User Rating

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Date Released

27 months Ago 47 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 £ 53.84
Electricity cost - standby £ 5.13
Total running cost £ 58.97
Purchase price £ 99.17
Total cost of ownership £ 158.14
Details

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.
0.29T
Running this PC monitor over 5 years will generate 0.29 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
8
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.

Display

Display Diagonal
24"
BEST
23.6"
Display Resolution
 1920 x 1080
 1920 x 1080
Contrast Ratio (dynamic)
 12000000:1
BEST
 12000000:1
Display
 LED
 LED
3D
 3D
 3D
BEST
Supported Graphics Resolutions
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
Display Surface
 Gloss
 Gloss
Supported Video Modes
 1080p
BEST
 1080p
HD Type
 Full HD
 Full HD
HDCP
 HDCP
BEST
 HDCP
Mobile High-Definition Link (MHL)
 Mobile High-Definition Link (MHL)
Unknown - Click to provide data
Display SRGB
 Display sRGB
Unknown - Click to provide data
Digital Vertical Frequency
Unknown - Click to provide data 50 - 75
Digital Horizontal Frequency
Unknown - Click to provide data 31.5 - 65
Viewable Size, Vertical
298.89mm
BEST
297mm
Viewable Size, Horizontal
531.36mm
BEST
525mm
Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 16:9
Vertical Scan Range
50 - 76 Unknown - Click to provide data
Horizontal Scan Range
30 - 83 Unknown - Click to provide data
Pixel Pitch
0.276 x 0.276 0.2715 x 0.2715
Display Colour Count
Unknown - Click to provide data 16.77M
Viewing Angle, Vertical
160° 160°
Viewing Angle, Horizontal
170° 170°
Contrast Ratio (typical)
 1000:1
BEST
 1000:1
Display Diagonal (metric)
60.9cm
BEST
60cm
Display Technology
 TN
 TN
Display Brightness
250 cd/m² 300 cd/m²
BEST
Response Time
5ms 5ms
Color Gamut
72% Unknown - Click to provide data
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 Unknown - Click to provide data
Built-In USB Hub
 Built-in USB hub
Unknown - Click to provide data
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

Performance

Card Reader Integrated
 Card reader integrated
 Card reader integrated
Linux Operating Systems Supported
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Linux operating systems supported
Mac Operating Systems Supported
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Mac operating systems supported
Windows Operating Systems Supported
 Windows 95
 Windows 98
 Windows 2000
 Windows 7 Starter
 Windows 7 Home Basic
 Windows 7 Ultimate
 Windows 2000 Professional
 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 95
 Windows 98
 Windows 2000
 Windows 7 Starter
 Windows 7 Home Basic
 Windows 7 Ultimate
 Windows 2000 Professional
 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

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

Height Adjustment
 Height adjustment
 Height adjustment
Tilt Angle
-5 - 15 -5 - 15
Tilt Adjustment
 Tilt adjustment
 Tilt adjustment
Swivelling
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Swivelling
Wall Mountable
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Wall mountable
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
Unknown - Click to provide data
On/off Switch
 On/off switch
 On/off switch
Number of OSD Languages
17 Unknown - Click to provide data
On Screen Display (OSD)
 On Screen Display (OSD)
Unknown - Click to provide data
LED Indicators
 LED indicators
Unknown - Click to provide data

Power

Power Consumption (PowerSave)
0.3W Unknown - Click to provide data
Power Consumption (typical)
34W 21W
BEST
Power Consumption (standby)
0.3W
BEST
1W
Power Consumption (max)
34W Unknown - Click to provide data
Input Voltage
 230
 230
BEST
AC Input Voltage
 90-264
 9
 90
 230
 90-264
 9
 90
 230

Operational Conditions

Operating Relative Humidity (H-H)
Unknown - Click to provide data 25 - 90
Operating Temperature (T-T)
Unknown - Click to provide data 0 - 40

Certificates

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

Weight & Dimensions

Package Weight
5.6kg Unknown - Click to provide data
Package Height
650mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Package Depth
420mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Package Width
134mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Weight With Stand
4.1kg Unknown - Click to provide data
Height (with Stand)
650mm 400mm
BEST
Depth (with Stand)
179mm
BEST
200mm
Width (with Stand)
579mm 555mm
BEST
Weight
4.1kg
BEST
5kg
Height
351mm 345mm
Depth
63mm 42mm
Width
579mm 555mm

Packaging Content

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