Benq RL2455 vs Samsung S24B150BL

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Benq RL2455
Samsung S24B150BL

Top Prices

Ebuyer Business
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Standard delivery: £4.19
In stock (40 available)
Amazon UK
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FREE Standard delivery
In stock
Carbon8
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Overclockers UK
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In stock

Reasons For

10 Reasons For
0.4" bigger display diagonal Edit
The Benq RL2455 has a display diagonal of 24", but the Samsung S24B150BL 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.

Wider viewing angle, vertical Edit
Benq RL2455 is 160° vertical viewing angle. That's 95° wider than the Samsung S24B150BL (65°).
80° wider viewing angle, horizontal Edit
Benq RL2455 is 170° horizontal viewing angle, but the Samsung S24B150BL is only a 90° horizontal viewing angle PC monitor (80° narrower).
Brighter display brightness Edit
The Benq RL2455 has a display brightness of 250 cd/m², but the Samsung S24B150BL is only a 200 cd/m² display brightness PC monitor (50 cd/m² dimmer).
Four times faster response time Edit
The Benq RL2455 is a 1ms response time PC monitor. That's 4ms faster than the Samsung S24B150BL (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.

Built-in speaker(s) Edit
The Benq RL2455 has a built-in speaker(s), but the Samsung S24B150BL does not have a built-in speaker(s). 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.

£10 cheaper
The Benq RL2455 costs £129.99, whereas the Samsung S24B150BL is £139.99.
Available from 7 shops
The more stores stock this PC monitor, the greater competition amongst stores to keep prices low.
£6.67 cheaper to run
The Benq RL2455 only costs £71.78 to run over five years whereas the Samsung S24B150BL costs £78.45 to run (9% more). Read more
User reviews are hugely better
The Benq RL2455 has an average user review score of 90%, but the Samsung S24B150BL has an average rating of 47% (based on 9 reviews).
1 Reason For
27% lighter Edit
The Samsung S24B150BL is a 3.3kg weight PC monitor. That's 850g lighter than the Benq RL2455 (3.3kg).

Reasons Against

1 Reason Against
Heavier Edit
The Benq RL2455 is a 4.1kg weight PC monitor. That's 850g heavier than the Samsung S24B150BL (3.3kg).
11 Reasons Against
0.4" smaller display diagonal Edit
The Samsung S24B150BL has a display diagonal of 23.6", however the Benq RL2455 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.

Narrower viewing angle, vertical Edit
The Samsung S24B150BL has a viewing angle, vertical of 65°. That's 95° narrower than the Benq RL2455 (65°).
80° narrower viewing angle, horizontal Edit
The Samsung S24B150BL has a viewing angle, horizontal of 90°, however the Benq RL2455 is a 170° horizontal viewing angle PC monitor (80° wider).
25% dimmer display brightness Edit
The Samsung S24B150BL has a display brightness of 200 cd/m², however the Benq RL2455 is a 250 cd/m² display brightness PC monitor (50 cd/m² brighter).
80% slower response time Edit
The Samsung S24B150BL is a 5ms response time PC monitor. That's 4ms slower than the Benq RL2455 (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.

Does not have a built-in speaker(s) Edit
The Samsung S24B150BL does not have a built-in speaker(s), but the Benq RL2455 has a built-in speaker(s). 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.

£10 more expensive
The Samsung S24B150BL is more expensive than the Benq RL2455 by £10.
Less retailers
Only 1 store sell the Samsung S24B150BL, whereas 8 sellers sell the Benq RL2455. Read more
Smaller numbers of stores reduces the price competition amongst retailers for this PC monitor and also reduces the chances of the product remaining in stock.
Two months older
The Samsung S24B150BL is older than the Benq RL2455 by two months.
More expensive to run over five years by 9%
Over five years the Samsung S24B150BL costs £78.45 to run which is £6.67 more to run than the Benq RL2455. Show assumptions.
Vastly Lower user review Score
The Samsung S24B150BL's average user rating is only 47%, however the Benq RL2455's is 90% (based on 158 reviews).

Awards

1 Award
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Average Expert Rating

No reviews found

Average User Rating

Date Released

41 months Ago 44 months Ago

Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on £ 69.22
Electricity cost - standby £ 2.56
Total running cost £ 71.78
Purchase price £ 129.99
Total cost of ownership £ 201.77
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Electricity cost - switched on £ 76.91
Electricity cost - standby £ 1.54
Total running cost £ 78.45
Purchase price £ 139.99
Total cost of ownership £ 218.44
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Energy Efficiency Class

No data No data

Environmental Impact

0.36T
Running this PC monitor over 5 years will generate 0.36 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
9
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.
0.39T
Running this PC monitor over 5 years will generate 0.39 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"
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
Supported Graphics Resolutions
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
Supported Video Modes
 1080p
BEST
 1080p
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 Unknown - Click to provide data
Display Colour Count
16.77M Unknown - Click to provide data
Viewing Angle, Vertical
160°
BEST
65°
Viewing Angle, Horizontal
170°
BEST
90°
Contrast Ratio (typical)
 1000:1
 1000:1
Display Diagonal (metric)
60.96cm Unknown - Click to provide data
Display Technology
 TN+Film
 TN+Film
Display Brightness
250 cd/m²
BEST
200 cd/m²
Response Time
1ms
BEST
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
Dynamic Contrast Ratio Marketing Name
 Mega Contrast
 Mega Contrast

Ports & Interfaces

Headphone Outputs
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Audio Input
 Audio input
Unknown - Click to provide data
HDMI Ports Quantity
2 Unknown - Click to provide data
DVI-D Ports Quantity
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
VGA (D-Sub) Ports Quantity
1 1
DVI Port
1 1
AC (power) in
 AC (power) in
 AC (power) in

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
Number of Loudspeakers
2 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

Colour of Product
 Black
 Black

Performance

Windows Operating Systems Supported
 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
Unknown - Click to provide data
Wi-Fi
 Wi-Fi
Unknown - Click to provide data
Bluetooth
 Bluetooth
Unknown - Click to provide data

Ergonomics

Picture-in-Picture
 Picture-in-Picture
Unknown - Click to provide data
Height Adjustment
 Height adjustment
Unknown - Click to provide data
Tilt Angle
-5 - 15 Unknown - Click to provide data
Tilt Adjustment
 Tilt adjustment
 Tilt adjustment
Swivelling
 Swivelling
Unknown - Click to provide data
Wall Mountable
 Wall mountable
Unknown - Click to provide data
VESA Mounting
 VESA mounting
Unknown - Click to provide data
Pivot
 Pivot
Unknown - Click to provide data
Plug and Play
 Plug and Play
Unknown - Click to provide data
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
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)
0.5W Unknown - Click to provide data
Power Consumption (off)
0.5W Unknown - Click to provide data
Power Consumption (typical)
27W
BEST
30W
Power Consumption (standby)
0.5W 0.3W
BEST
Input Voltage
 96 - 264
BEST
 96 - 264
AC Input Frequency
 50
 60
 50/60
 50
 60
 50/60
AC Input Voltage
 90-264
 9
 90
 24
 100
 100-240
 240
 90-264
 9
 90
 24
 100
 100-240
 240

Certificates

Certification
 TCO
BEST
 TCO
Energy Star Certified
 Energy Star certified
 Energy Star certified

Weight & Dimensions

Package Weight
5.7kg 5.1kg
BEST
Package Height
420mm 415mm
BEST
Package Depth
134mm 111mm
BEST
Package Width
650mm
BEST
692mm
Weight With Stand
4.1kg 3.6kg
BEST
Height (with Stand)
435mm 416mm
BEST
Depth (with Stand)
189mm
BEST
197mm
Width (with Stand)
579mm 569mm
BEST
Weight
4.1kg 3.3kg
BEST
Height
435mm 342mm
Depth
189mm 53mm
Width
579mm 569mm

Packaging Content

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

Other Features

Quantity
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
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