Acer G246H vs Samsung S24C450

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Acer G246H
Samsung S24C450

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Reasons For

6 Reasons For
HDCP Edit
The Acer G246H has an HDCP, but the Samsung S24C450 does not.
2x faster response time Edit
The Acer G246H has a response time of 2ms, whereas the Samsung S24C450 is a 5ms response time PC monitor (3ms 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.

Cheaper by £116
The Acer G246H costs £112.56, whereas the Samsung S24C450 is £228.09.
2 shops are selling it
The more shops stock the product, the greater competition amongst shops to keep prices low.
Better selling
The Acer G246H ranks No. 9541 by number of sales, but the Samsung S24C450 ranks No. 310328.
Moderately better user reviews
The average user review score of the Acer G246H is 88%, but the average rating of the Samsung S24C450 is 85% (based on 30 reviews).
1 Reason For
6% wider viewing angle, horizontal Edit
The Samsung S24C450 has a viewing angle, horizontal of 170°. That's 10° wider than the Acer G246H (170°).

Reasons Against

2 Reasons Against
7% narrower viewing angle, horizontal Edit
Acer G246H is only 160° horizontal viewing angle. That's 10° narrower than the Samsung S24C450 (170°).
Older by one year
The Acer G246H is one year older than the Samsung S24C450.
6 Reasons Against
Does not have an HDCP Edit
The Samsung S24C450 does not have an HDCP, but the Acer G246H has an HDCP.
Hugely slower response time Edit
The Samsung S24C450 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.

More expensive by £116
The Samsung S24C450 is £115.53 more expensive than the Acer G246H.
Less retailers
The Samsung S24C450 is only stocked by 3 shops, whereas the Acer G246H is stocked by 5 retailers. Read more
Fewer numbers of shops reduces the price competition amongst retailers for the product and also reduces the chances of this PC monitor remaining in stock.
Less popular
The Samsung S24C450 is a less popular choice amongst buyers. It ranks No. 310328 by number of sales in our PC monitors, however the Acer G246H ranks No. 9541.
User review Rating is slightly Worse
The Samsung S24C450's average user score is 85%, however the Acer G246H's is 88% (based on 142 reviews).

Average Expert Rating

Average User Rating

Date Released

56 months Ago 44 months Ago

Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on £ -
Electricity cost - standby £ -
Total running cost £ -
Electricity cost - switched on £ 76.91
Electricity cost - standby £ 1.54
Total running cost £ 78.45
Purchase price £ 228.09
Total cost of ownership £ 306.54
Details

Energy Efficiency Class

No data No data

Environmental Impact

No data
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" 24"
Display Resolution
 1920 x 1080
 1920 x 1200
 1920 x 1080
 1920 x 1200
BEST
Contrast Ratio (dynamic)
 100000000:1
BEST
 100000000:1
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
Supported Video Modes
 1080p
 720p
BEST
 1080p
 720p
HD Type
 Full HD
 Full HD
Full HD
 Full HD
 Full HD
HDCP
 HDCP
BEST
 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
Viewable Size, Vertical
Unknown - Click to provide data 324mm
Viewable Size, Horizontal
Unknown - Click to provide data 518.4mm
Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 16:9
Display Colour Count
16.77M 16.77M
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 60.96cm
Display Technology
 TN+Film
 TN+Film
Display Brightness
250 cd/m² 250 cd/m²
Response Time
2ms
BEST
5ms
Native Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 16:10
 16:9
 16:10
BEST
Display Number of Colours
 16.78 million colours
 16.78 million colours
Dynamic Contrast Ratio Marketing Name
 Mega Contrast
 Mega Contrast

Ports & Interfaces

Audio Output
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Audio output
Audio Input
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Audio input
HDMI Ports Quantity
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
DVI-D Ports Quantity
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
VGA (D-Sub) Ports Quantity
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
DVI Port
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
USB Type-A Downstream Ports Quantity
Unknown - Click to provide data 2
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)
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Built-in speaker(s)
Built-In Camera
 Built-in camera
 Built-in camera
TV Tuner Integrated
 TV tuner integrated
 TV tuner integrated

Design

Colour of Product
 Black
 Black

Performance

Linux Operating Systems Supported
 Linux operating systems supported
 Linux operating systems supported
Mac Operating Systems Supported
 Mac operating systems supported
 Mac operating systems supported

Thin Client

Thin Client Installed
 Thin client installed
 Thin client installed

Networking

Ethernet LAN
 Ethernet LAN
Unknown - Click to provide data
Bluetooth
 Bluetooth
Unknown - Click to provide data

Ergonomics

Electronic Programme Guide (EPG)
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Electronic Programme Guide (EPG)
Pivot Angle
Unknown - Click to provide data -45 - 45
Height Adjustment
Unknown - Click to provide data 130mm
Height Adjustment
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Height adjustment
Tilt Angle
Unknown - Click to provide data -3 - 25
Tilt Adjustment
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Tilt adjustment
Swivelling
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Swivelling
Swivel Angle Range
Unknown - Click to provide data -45 - 45
Wall Mountable
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Wall mountable
VESA Mounting
Unknown - Click to provide data
 VESA mounting
Pivot
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Pivot
Plug and Play
 Plug and Play
Unknown - Click to provide data
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
LED Indicators
 LED indicators
Unknown - Click to provide data

Power

Power Consumption (PowerSave)
Unknown - Click to provide data 21W
Power Consumption (typical)
Unknown - Click to provide data 30W
Power Consumption (standby)
0.53W 0.3W
BEST
Input Voltage
 100 - 240
 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

Storage Relative Humidity (H-H)
5 - 90 10 - 80
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 10 - 40

Certificates

Certification
 MPR II
 TCO
 MPR II
 TCO
Energy Star Certified
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Energy Star certified
EPEAT Compliance
 Gold
 Gold

Weight & Dimensions

Package Weight
Unknown - Click to provide data 6.8kg
Package Height
Unknown - Click to provide data 188mm
Package Depth
Unknown - Click to provide data 433mm
Package Width
Unknown - Click to provide data 628mm
Weight With Stand
Unknown - Click to provide data 5.1kg
Height (with Stand)
Unknown - Click to provide data 512.25mm
Depth (with Stand)
Unknown - Click to provide data 224mm
Width (with Stand)
Unknown - Click to provide data 554.8mm
Weight
Unknown - Click to provide data 3.5kg
Height
Unknown - Click to provide data 359.35mm
Depth
Unknown - Click to provide data 54.2mm
Width
Unknown - Click to provide data 554.8mm

Packaging Content

Quick Start Guide
 Quick start guide
 Quick start guide
Cables Included
 AC
 VGA
 AC
 VGA
Manual
 Manual
 Manual
User Guide On CD-ROM
Unknown - Click to provide data
 User Guide on CD-ROM

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) Unknown - Click to provide data
Placement Supported
 Horizontal
 Horizontal
Dimensions (W X D X H) With Stand
Unknown - Click to provide data 554.80 x 224 x 512.25
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