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Benq GL2450 vs HP Compaq LA2405

Benq GL2450 vs HP Compaq LA2405

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Benq GL2450
HP Compaq LA2405

Top Prices

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Standard delivery: £10.00
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FREE Standard delivery
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Standard delivery: £4.19
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Reasons For

4 Reasons For
Built-in speaker(s) Edit
The Benq GL2450 has a built-in speaker(s), but the HP Compaq LA2405 does not. 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.

Cheaper by £61
The Benq GL2450 costs £65.00, whereas the HP Compaq LA2405 is £125.99.
48 shops are selling it
The more sellers stock the product, the greater competition amongst sellers to keep prices low.
£17.94 cheaper to run
Over five years the Benq GL2450 only costs £58.97 to run whereas the HP Compaq LA2405 costs £76.91 to run (30% more). Read more
1 Reason For
User reviews are appreciably better
Based on 1 user review, the HP Compaq LA2405 has an average review score of 100%, however the Benq GL2450 has an average rating of 90% (based on 729 reviews).

Reasons Against

1 Reason Against
User review Rating is much Worse
The Benq GL2450 has an average user score of 90%, but the HP Compaq LA2405 has an average user rating of 100% (based on 1 review).
5 Reasons Against
Does not have a built-in speaker(s) Edit
The HP Compaq LA2405 does not have a built-in speaker(s), but the Benq GL2450 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.

£61 more expensive
The HP Compaq LA2405 is more expensive than the Benq GL2450 by £60.99.
Less retailers
Only 2 shops sells the HP Compaq LA2405, whereas 50 stores 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.
Three months older
The HP Compaq LA2405 is older than the Benq GL2450 by three months.
30% higher running costs over five years
The running costs of the HP Compaq LA2405 are £76.91 which is £17.94 more than the Benq GL2450 over five years. Show assumptions.

Awards

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

Average Expert Rating

Average User Rating

Date Released

39 months Ago 42 months Ago

Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on £ 58.97
Electricity cost - standby £ -
Total running cost £ 58.97
Purchase price £ 65.00
Total cost of ownership £ 123.97
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
Details

Energy Efficiency Class

No data No data

Environmental Impact

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.
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
 LED
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
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
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
 TN
Display Brightness
250 cd/m² 250 cd/m²
Response Time
5ms 5ms
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
1 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

Design

Colour
 White
 White

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

Ergonomics

Height Adjustment
110mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Height Adjustment
 Height adjustment
BEST
 Height adjustment
Tilt Angle
-5 - 15 -5 - 30
Tilt Adjustment
 Tilt adjustment
 Tilt adjustment
Swivelling
 Swivelling
 Swivelling
Swivel Angle Range
-45 - 45 -170 - 170
Cable Lock Slot
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Cable lock slot
VESA Mounting
 VESA mounting
Unknown - Click to provide data
Pivot
 Pivot
Unknown - Click to provide data
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)
0.3W Unknown - Click to provide data
Power Consumption (typical)
23W
BEST
29W
Power Consumption (standby)
Unknown - Click to provide data 0.5W
Power Consumption (max)
Unknown - Click to provide data 39W
Input Voltage
 95 - 265
 95 - 265
BEST
AC Input Voltage
 90-264
 9
 90
 5
 95-265
 90-264
 9
 90
 5
 95-265

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
6.9kg Unknown - Click to provide data
Package Height
422mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Package Depth
230mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Package Width
684mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Weight With Stand
5.1kg
BEST
6.8kg
Height (with Stand)
502mm 487.5mm
BEST
Depth (with Stand)
213mm
BEST
278.4mm
Width (with Stand)
579mm 556.8mm
BEST
Weight
5.1kg 4.1kg
BEST
Height
502mm 362.6mm
Depth
213mm 64mm
Width
579mm 556.8mm
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