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Asus VX239H vs Samsung S27E391H

Asus VX239H vs Samsung S27E391H

Asus VX239H
Samsung S27E391H

Top Prices

Server Case UK
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Delivery unknown
In stock
BT Business Direct
Checked 4 hours ago
Standard delivery: £6.36
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BT Shop
Checked 4 hours ago
Standard delivery: £3.49
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Amazon UK
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FREE Standard delivery
In stock
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Checked 11 hours ago
Out of stock

Reasons For

3 Reasons For
One more HDMI port Edit
The number of HDMI ports on the Asus VX239H is two, but the Samsung S27E391H only has one HDMI port.
TV tuner integrated Edit
The Asus VX239H has a TV tuner integrated, whereas the Samsung S27E391H does not. Read more

An integrated TV tuner on a PC monitor means that you can use the monitor to watch TV.

A built in TV tuner means that you can use the screen as both a PC monitor and a TV which saves money on buying 2 devices and also saves space.

Cheaper by £29
The Asus VX239H costs £162.04, whereas the Samsung S27E391H is £191.28.
4 Reasons For
Bigger display diagonal Edit
The Samsung S27E391H is a 27" PC monitor. That's 4" bigger than the Asus VX239H (27"). 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.

1ms faster response time Edit
The Samsung S27E391H has a response time of 4ms, whereas the Asus VX239H is a 5ms response time PC monitor (1ms 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.

12 shops are selling it
The more sellers stock the product, the greater competition amongst sellers to keep prices low.
£36.91 cheaper to run
Over five years the Samsung S27E391H only costs £65.64 to run whereas the Asus VX239H costs £102.55 to run (56% more). Read more

Reasons Against

5 Reasons Against
Smaller display diagonal Edit
The Asus VX239H is a 23" PC monitor. That's 4" smaller than the Samsung S27E391H (27"). 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.

1ms slower response time Edit
The Asus VX239H has a response time of 5ms, whereas the Samsung S27E391H is a 4ms response time PC monitor (1ms 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.

Not as many stockists
The Asus VX239H is only stocked by 1 seller, however the Samsung S27E391H is stocked by 13 retailers. Read more
Fewer numbers of sellers reduces the chances of the product remaining in stock and also reduces the price competition amongst retailers for this PC monitor.
Older by three months
The Asus VX239H is three months older than the Samsung S27E391H.
£36.91 more expensive to run over five years
The running costs over five years of the Asus VX239H are £102.55 which is £36.91 more than the Samsung S27E391H. Show assumptions.
2 Reasons Against
One less HDMI port Edit
The number of HDMI ports on the Samsung S27E391H is one, but the Asus VX239H only has two HDMI ports.
More expensive by £29
The Samsung S27E391H is £29.24 more expensive than the Asus VX239H.

Date Released

28 months Ago 25 months Ago

Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on £ 102.55
Electricity cost - standby £ -
Total running cost £ 102.55
Purchase price £ 162.04
Total cost of ownership £ 264.59
Details
Electricity cost - switched on £ 64.10
Electricity cost - standby £ 1.54
Total running cost £ 65.64
Purchase price £ 191.28
Total cost of ownership £ 256.92
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Energy Efficiency Class

No data No data

Environmental Impact

0.51T
Running this PC monitor over 5 years will generate 0.51 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
13
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.
0.33T
Running this PC monitor over 5 years will generate 0.33 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
23" 27"
BEST
Display Resolution
 1920 x 1080
 1920 x 1080
Contrast Ratio (dynamic)
 80000000:1
BEST
 80000000:1
Display
 LED
 LED
3D
 3D
 3D
Supported Graphics Resolutions
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
Supported Video Modes
 1080p
 1080p
HD Type
 Full HD
 Full HD
HDCP
 HDCP
Unknown - Click to provide data
Display SRGB
 Display sRGB
Unknown - Click to provide data
Digital Vertical Frequency
56 - 76 Unknown - Click to provide data
Digital Horizontal Frequency
30 - 80 Unknown - Click to provide data
Viewable Size, Vertical
Unknown - Click to provide data 336.3mm
Viewable Size, Horizontal
Unknown - Click to provide data 597.9mm
Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 16:9
Vertical Scan Range
56 - 76 Unknown - Click to provide data
Horizontal Scan Range
30 - 80 Unknown - Click to provide data
Pixel Pitch
0.2652 x 0.2652 0.3114 x 0.3114
Display Colour Count
16.77M Unknown - Click to provide data
Viewing Angle, Vertical
178° 178°
Viewing Angle, Horizontal
178° 178°
Contrast Ratio (typical)
 1000:1
 1000:1
BEST
Display Diagonal (metric)
58.4cm Unknown - Click to provide data
Display Technology
 IPS
 IPS
Display Brightness
250 cd/m² 300 cd/m²
BEST
Response Time
5ms 4ms
BEST
Native Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 16:9
Colours
 16.78 million colours
 16.78 million colours
Dynamic Contrast Ratio Marketing Name
 Mega Contrast
 Mega Contrast

Ports & Interfaces

PC Audio in
 PC Audio in
Unknown - Click to provide data
Headphone Outputs
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
HDMI Port
2
BEST
1
VGA (D-Sub) Port
1 1
AC (power) in
 AC (power) in
Unknown - Click to provide data

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
RMS Rated Power
2W Unknown - Click to provide data
Loudspeaker
2 Unknown - Click to provide data
TV Tuner Integrated
 TV tuner integrated
BEST
 TV tuner integrated

Design

Colour
 Black
 Black

Performance

Card Reader Integrated
 Card reader integrated
Unknown - Click to provide data
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

Networking

Ethernet LAN
 Ethernet LAN
 Ethernet LAN
Wi-Fi
 Wi-Fi
 Wi-Fi
Bluetooth
 Bluetooth
 Bluetooth

Ergonomics

Height Adjustment
 Height adjustment
Unknown - Click to provide data
Tilt Angle
-5 - 20 -2 - 15
Tilt Adjustment
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Tilt adjustment
Swivelling
 Swivelling
Unknown - Click to provide data
Pivot
 Pivot
Unknown - Click to provide data
Plug & Play
 Plug & Play
 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
 On/off switch
 On/off switch
LED Indicators
Unknown - Click to provide data
 LED indicators

Power

Power Consumption (PowerSave)
0.5W Unknown - Click to provide data
Power Consumption (off)
0.5W Unknown - Click to provide data
Power Consumption (typical)
40W 25W
BEST
Power Consumption (standby)
Unknown - Click to provide data 0.3W
Annual Energy Consumption
Unknown - Click to provide data 37kWh
Power Consumption (max)
Unknown - Click to provide data 29W
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 Relative Humidity (H-H)
Unknown - Click to provide data 10 - 80
Operating Temperature (T-T)
Unknown - Click to provide data 10 - 40

Certificates

Certification
 RoHS
BEST
 RoHS
Energy Star Certified
 Energy Star certified
 Energy Star certified

Weight & Dimensions

Package Weight
5.7kg
BEST
6.7kg
Package Height
493mm 120mm
BEST
Package Depth
125mm
BEST
442mm
Package Width
600mm
BEST
703mm
Weight With Stand
3.8kg
BEST
5.1kg
Height (with Stand)
389.8mm
BEST
452.9mm
Depth (with Stand)
210.1mm 181.9mm
BEST
Width (with Stand)
532.9mm
BEST
626mm
Weight
Unknown - Click to provide data 4.6kg
Height
Unknown - Click to provide data 377.2mm
Depth
Unknown - Click to provide data 70.8mm
Width
Unknown - Click to provide data 626mm

Packaging Content

Quick Start Guide
 Quick start guide
 Quick start guide
Cables Included
 VGA
 HDMI
 DVI
 AC
 VGA
 HDMI
 DVI
 AC
AC Adapter Included
 AC adapter included
Unknown - Click to provide data
User Guide On CD-ROM
Unknown - Click to provide data
 User Guide on CD-ROM
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