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Eizo CG318-4K vs Eizo FlexScan EV3237

Eizo CG318-4K vs Eizo FlexScan EV3237

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Eizo CG318-4K
Eizo FlexScan EV3237

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Reasons For

1 Reason For
Two HDMI ports Edit
The Eizo CG318-4K has two HDMI ports, however the Eizo FlexScan EV3237 only has one HDMI port.
6 Reasons For
Bigger display diagonal Edit
The Eizo FlexScan EV3237 is a 31.5" PC monitor. That's 0.4" bigger than the Eizo CG318-4K (31.5"). 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.

4ms faster response time Edit
The Eizo FlexScan EV3237 has a response time of 5ms, whereas the Eizo CG318-4K is a 9ms response time PC monitor (4ms 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.

Built-in speaker(s) Edit
The Eizo FlexScan EV3237 has a built-in speaker(s), but the Eizo CG318-4K 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 £2,668
The Eizo FlexScan EV3237 costs £1,101.00, whereas the Eizo CG318-4K is £3,769.00.
3 shops are selling it
The more sellers stock the product, the greater competition amongst sellers to keep prices low.
£105.13 cheaper to run
Over five years the Eizo FlexScan EV3237 only costs £79.47 to run whereas the Eizo CG318-4K costs £184.60 to run (132% more). Read more

Reasons Against

6 Reasons Against
0.4" smaller display diagonal Edit
The Eizo CG318-4K has a display diagonal of 31.1", however the Eizo FlexScan EV3237 is a 31.5" 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.

45% slower response time Edit
The Eizo CG318-4K is a 9ms response time PC monitor. That's 4ms slower than the Eizo FlexScan EV3237 (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 Eizo CG318-4K does not have a built-in speaker(s), but the Eizo FlexScan EV3237 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.

£2,668 more expensive
The Eizo CG318-4K is more expensive than the Eizo FlexScan EV3237 by £2,668.
Less retailers
Only 5 stores sells the Eizo CG318-4K, whereas 8 shops sell the Eizo FlexScan EV3237. 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.
More expensive to run over five years by 132%
Over five years the Eizo CG318-4K costs £184.60 to run which is £105.13 more to run than the Eizo FlexScan EV3237. Show assumptions.
2 Reasons Against
One less HDMI port Edit
The number of HDMI ports on the Eizo FlexScan EV3237 is one, but the Eizo CG318-4K only has two HDMI ports.
Older by over one year
The Eizo FlexScan EV3237 is 18 months older than the Eizo CG318-4K.

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Date Released

16 months Ago 34 months Ago

Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on £ 138.45
Electricity cost - standby £ 46.15
Total running cost £ 184.60
Purchase price £ 3,769.00
Total cost of ownership £ 3,953.60
Details
Electricity cost - switched on £ 76.91
Electricity cost - standby £ 2.56
Total running cost £ 79.47
Purchase price £ 1,101.00
Total cost of ownership £ 1,180.47
Details

Energy Efficiency Class

No data No data

Environmental Impact

0.92T
Running this PC monitor over 5 years will generate 0.92 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
23
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
31.1" 31.5"
BEST
Display Resolution
 4096 x 2160
BEST
 4096 x 2160
Display
 LED
 LED
3D
 3D
 3D
HD Type
 4K Ultra HD
 4K Ultra HD
HDCP
 HDCP
 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
Viewable Size, Vertical
368.06mm 392mm
BEST
Viewable Size, Horizontal
697.96mm
BEST
696.9mm
Aspect Ratio
 1.9:1
BEST
 1.9:1
Pixel Pitch
0.1704 x 0.1704 0.1815 x 0.1815
Display Colour Count
1,070M Unknown - Click to provide data
Viewing Angle, Vertical
178° 178°
Viewing Angle, Horizontal
178° 178°
Contrast Ratio (typical)
 1500:1
BEST
 1500:1
Display Diagonal (metric)
78.9cm 80cm
BEST
Display Technology
 IPS
 IPS
Display Brightness
350 cd/m²
BEST
300 cd/m²
Response Time
9ms 5ms
BEST
Color Gamut
99% Unknown - Click to provide data
Screen Shape
 Flat
 Flat
Native Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 16:9
BEST
Colours
 1.073 billion colours
 16.78 million colours
 1.073 billion colours
 16.78 million colours
Pixel Density
149ppi Unknown - Click to provide data

Ports & Interfaces

Headphone Out
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Headphone out
Headphone Outputs
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Audio Output
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Audio output
Audio Input
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Audio input
DisplayPort
2 2
HDMI Port
2
BEST
1
DVI-D Port
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
DVI Port
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
USB Type-A Downstream Port
3 Unknown - Click to provide data
USB Hub Version
 USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1)
 USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1)
Upstream 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
Unknown - Click to provide data
USB Upstream Port Type
 USB Type-B
 USB Type-B

Multimedia

Built-In Speaker(s)
 Built-in speaker(s)
 Built-in speaker(s)
BEST
Built-In Camera
 Built-in camera
 Built-in camera
Loudspeaker
Unknown - Click to provide data 2
TV Tuner Integrated
 TV tuner integrated
 TV tuner integrated

Design

Feet Colour
 Black
 Black
Colour
 Black
 Black

Performance

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

Thin Client

Thin Client Installed
 Thin client installed
 Thin client installed

Networking

Ethernet LAN
 Ethernet LAN
Unknown - Click to provide data

Ergonomics

Height Adjustment
149mm
BEST
139mm
Height Adjustment
 Height adjustment
 Height adjustment
Tilt Angle
-5 - 35 5 - 35
Tilt Adjustment
 Tilt adjustment
 Tilt adjustment
Swivelling
 Swivelling
 Swivelling
Swivel Angle Range
-172 - 172 0 - 344
VESA Mounting
 VESA mounting
 VESA mounting
On/off Switch
 On/off switch
Unknown - Click to provide data
On Screen Display (OSD) Languages
 CHI (TR)
 CHI (SIMPL)
 ENG
 FRE
 DEU
 ITA
 JPN
 ESP
 SWE
 CHI (TR)
 CHI (SIMPL)
 ENG
 FRE
 DEU
 ITA
 JPN
 ESP
 SWE
Number of OSD Languages
9 Unknown - Click to provide data
On Screen Display (OSD)
 On Screen Display (OSD)
 On Screen Display (OSD)
LED Indicators
 LED indicators
Unknown - Click to provide data

Power

Power Consumption (PowerSave)
9W Unknown - Click to provide data
Power Consumption (typical)
54W 30W
BEST
Power Consumption (standby)
9W 0.5W
BEST
Power Consumption (max)
140W 105W
BEST
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)
20 - 80 20 - 80
Operating Temperature (T-T)
0 - 35 5 - 35

Certificates

Compliance Industry Standards
 Rohs
BEST
 Rohs
Energy Star Certified
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Energy Star certified
EPEAT Compliance
 Gold
 Gold

Weight & Dimensions

Weight With Stand
12.2kg 10.6kg
BEST
Height (with Stand)
583mm 578mm
BEST
Depth (with Stand)
245mm 245mm
Width (with Stand)
735mm 731mm
BEST
Weight
8.3kg 7.8kg
BEST
Height
423mm 428mm
Depth
65.5mm 59.5mm
Width
735mm 731mm

Packaging Content

Quick Start Guide
 Quick start guide
Unknown - Click to provide data
Cables Included
 USB
 HDMI
 AC
 DisplayPort
BEST
 USB
 HDMI
 AC
 DisplayPort
Manual
 Manual
Unknown - Click to provide data
Stand Included
 Stand included
Unknown - Click to provide data
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