DELL P2416D vs Samsung U28D590D

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Samsung U28D590D

Top Prices

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Standard delivery: £7.99
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Reasons For

8 Reasons For
18° wider viewing angle, vertical Edit
The DELL P2416D is a 178° vertical viewing angle PC monitor, whereas the Samsung U28D590D is only a 160° vertical viewing angle PC monitor (18° narrower).
5% wider viewing angle, horizontal Edit
The DELL P2416D is a 178° horizontal viewing angle PC monitor. That's 8° wider than the Samsung U28D590D (170°).
Height adjustment Edit
The DELL P2416D has a height adjustment, however the Samsung U28D590D does not have a height adjustment.
A lot lighter Edit
The DELL P2416D has a weight of 3.6kg, whereas the Samsung U28D590D is a 5.1kg weight PC monitor (1.5kg heavier).
Cheaper by £678
The DELL P2416D is £677.96 cheaper than the Samsung U28D590D.
10 shops are selling it
A greater number of shops increases the price competition amongst retailers for the product and also increases the chances of this PC monitor remaining in stock.
Better selling
The DELL P2416D ranks No. 8554 by number of sales, whereas the Samsung U28D590D ranks No. 48057.
Considerably better user reviews
The average user review score of the DELL P2416D is 94%, whereas the average rating of the Samsung U28D590D is 81% (based on 59 reviews).
7 Reasons For
4.25" bigger display diagonal Edit
The Samsung U28D590D is a 28" PC monitor. That's 4.25" bigger than the DELL P2416D (28"). 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.

10.47cm bigger display diagonal (metric) Edit
The Samsung U28D590D is a 70.8cm display diagonal PC monitor. That's 10.47cm bigger than the DELL P2416D (70.8cm).
70 cd/m² brighter display brightness Edit
The Samsung U28D590D is a 370 cd/m² display brightness PC monitor. That's 70 cd/m² brighter than the DELL P2416D (370 cd/m²).
Vastly faster response time Edit
The Samsung U28D590D has a response time of 1ms, however the DELL P2416D is an 8ms response time PC monitor (7ms 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.

One more HDMI ports quantity Edit
The Samsung U28D590D is a two HDMI ports quantity PC monitor, whereas the DELL P2416D only has one HDMI ports quantity.
Cheaper to run by £7.69
Over five years the Samsung U28D590D only costs £83.58 to run however the DELL P2416D costs £91.27 to run (9% more). Read more
Seven more awards
The Samsung U28D590D has 8 awards from expert review sites, but the DELL P2416D has 1 award.

Reasons Against

7 Reasons Against
4.25" smaller display diagonal Edit
The DELL P2416D is a 23.75" PC monitor. That's 4.25" smaller than the Samsung U28D590D (28"). 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.

10.47cm smaller display diagonal (metric) Edit
The DELL P2416D is a 60.33cm display diagonal PC monitor. That's 10.47cm smaller than the Samsung U28D590D (70.8cm).
70 cd/m² dimmer display brightness Edit
The DELL P2416D is a 300 cd/m² display brightness PC monitor. That's 70 cd/m² dimmer than the Samsung U28D590D (370 cd/m²).
Vastly slower response time Edit
The DELL P2416D has a response time of 8ms, however the Samsung U28D590D is a 1ms response time PC monitor (7ms 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.

One less HDMI ports quantity Edit
The DELL P2416D is a one HDMI ports quantity PC monitor, whereas the Samsung U28D590D only has two HDMI ports quantitys.
Higher running costs over five years by £7.69
Over five years the running costs of the DELL P2416D are £91.27 which is £7.69 more than the Samsung U28D590D. Show assumptions.
Seven less awards
The DELL P2416D has only received 1 award, but the Samsung U28D590D has received 8 awards.
9 Reasons Against
18° narrower viewing angle, vertical Edit
The Samsung U28D590D is a 160° vertical viewing angle PC monitor, whereas the DELL P2416D is a 178° vertical viewing angle PC monitor (18° wider).
Narrower viewing angle, horizontal Edit
The Samsung U28D590D is a 170° horizontal viewing angle PC monitor. That's 8° narrower than the DELL P2416D (170°).
Does not have a height adjustment Edit
The Samsung U28D590D does not have a height adjustment, but the DELL P2416D has a height adjustment.
1.5kg heavier Edit
The Samsung U28D590D has a weight of 5.1kg, whereas the DELL P2416D is a 3.6kg weight PC monitor (1.5kg lighter).
More expensive by £678
The Samsung U28D590D is £677.96 more expensive than the DELL P2416D.
Fewer sellers
The Samsung U28D590D is only stocked by 2 stores, but the DELL P2416D is stocked by 12 retailers. Read more
The fewer the number of sellers that stock the product, the lower the competition amongst sellers to keep prices low.
Older by over one year
The Samsung U28D590D is 15 months older than the DELL P2416D.
Less popular
The Samsung U28D590D is a less popular choice amongst buyers. It ranks No. 48057 by number of sales in our PC monitors, whereas the DELL P2416D ranks No. 8554.
User review Rating is much Worse
The average user rating of the Samsung U28D590D is 81%, whereas the average user rating of the DELL P2416D is 94% (based on 31 reviews).

Awards

1 Award
winmagpro.nl: Test Winner
8 Awards
3dnews.ru: Innovative Design
allround-pc.com: Value For Money Winner
hardware.info: Great Value
pckoloji.com.tr: Performance Award
techtesters.eu: Recommended
tomshardware.co.uk: Smart Buy
tomshardware.com: Smart Buy
uk.hardware.info: Gold

Average Expert Rating

Average User Rating

Date Released

21 months Ago 36 months Ago

Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on £ 89.73
Electricity cost - standby £ 1.54
Total running cost £ 91.27
Purchase price £ 166.80
Total cost of ownership £ 258.07
Details
Electricity cost - switched on £ 82.04
Electricity cost - standby £ 1.54
Total running cost £ 83.58
Purchase price £ 844.76
Total cost of ownership £ 928.34
Details

Energy Efficiency Class

No data No data

Environmental Impact

0.45T
Running this PC monitor over 5 years will generate 0.45 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
12
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.
0.41T
Running this PC monitor over 5 years will generate 0.41 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
11
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.

Display

Display Diagonal
23.75" 28"
BEST
Contrast Ratio (dynamic)
 2000000:1
BEST
 2000000:1
Display
 LED
 LED
3D
 3D
Unknown - Click to provide data
Supported Graphics Resolutions
 2560 x 1440
 3840 x 2160
 2560 x 1440
 3840 x 2160
BEST
Display Surface
 Matt
 Matt
Supported Video Modes
 1440p
BEST
 1440p
HD Type
 4K Ultra HD
 4K Ultra HD
BEST
HDCP
 HDCP
Unknown - Click to provide data
Viewable Size, Vertical
296mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Viewable Size, Horizontal
527mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 16:9
Pixel Pitch
0.205 x 0.205 Unknown - Click to provide data
Viewing Angle, Vertical
178°
BEST
160°
Viewing Angle, Horizontal
178°
BEST
170°
Contrast Ratio (typical)
 1000:1
 1000:1
Display Diagonal (metric)
60.33cm 70.8cm
BEST
Display Technology
 IPS
 IPS
Display Brightness
300 cd/m² 370 cd/m²
BEST
Response Time
8ms 1ms
BEST
Color Gamut
99% Unknown - Click to provide data
Native Aspect Ratio
 16:9
BEST
 16:9
Display Number of Colours
 16.78 million colours
 16.78 million colours
Dynamic Contrast Ratio Marketing Name
 Mega Contrast
 Mega Contrast
Display Brightness (min)
Unknown - Click to provide data 310
Maximum Refresh Rate
Unknown - Click to provide data 60Hz

Ports & Interfaces

Headphone Out
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Headphone out
DisplayPorts Quantity
1 1
HDMI Ports Quantity
1 2
BEST
VGA (D-Sub) Ports Quantity
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
USB Type-A Downstream Ports Quantity
4 Unknown - Click to provide data
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)
Unknown - Click to provide data
Built-In Camera
 Built-in camera
Unknown - Click to provide data
TV Tuner Integrated
 TV tuner integrated
 TV tuner integrated

Design

Feet Colour
 Silver
 Silver
Colour of Product
 Black
 Black

Performance

Mac Operating Systems Supported
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Mac operating systems supported
Windows Operating Systems Supported
 Windows 8
 Windows 8.1
 Windows 8.1 x64
 Windows 8.1 Pro
 Windows 8.1 Pro x64
 Windows 8.1 Enterprise
 Windows 8.1 Enterprise x64
 Windows 8
 Windows 8.1
 Windows 8.1 x64
 Windows 8.1 Pro
 Windows 8.1 Pro x64
 Windows 8.1 Enterprise
 Windows 8.1 Enterprise x64

Thin Client

Thin Client Installed
 Thin client installed
 Thin client installed

Networking

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

Ergonomics

Height Adjustment
 Height adjustment
BEST
 Height adjustment
Tilt Angle
-21 - 5 Unknown - Click to provide data
Tilt Adjustment
 Tilt adjustment
Unknown - Click to provide data
Swivelling
 Swivelling
Unknown - Click to provide data
Cable Lock Slot
 Cable lock slot
Unknown - Click to provide data
VESA Mounting
 VESA mounting
Unknown - Click to provide data
Pivot
 Pivot
Unknown - Click to provide data
Plug and Play
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Plug and 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

Input Current
1.5A Unknown - Click to provide data
Power Consumption (typical)
35W 32W
BEST
Power Consumption (standby)
0.3W 0.3W
AC Input Frequency
 50
 60
 50/60
 50
 60
 50/60
AC Input Voltage
 24
 100
 100-240
 240
 24
 100
 100-240
 240
Power Consumption (DPMS)
Unknown - Click to provide data 0.3

Operational Conditions

Operating Altitude
0 - 5000 Unknown - Click to provide data
Non-Operating Altitude
0 - 12192 Unknown - Click to provide data
Storage Relative Humidity (H-H)
5 - 90 Unknown - Click to provide data
Operating Relative Humidity (H-H)
10 - 80 Unknown - Click to provide data
Storage Temperature (T-T)
-20 - 60 Unknown - Click to provide data
Operating Temperature (T-T)
0 - 40 Unknown - Click to provide data

Certificates

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

Weight & Dimensions

Package Weight
8.8kg 7.4kg
BEST
Package Height
Unknown - Click to provide data 452mm
Package Depth
Unknown - Click to provide data 109mm
Package Width
Unknown - Click to provide data 794mm
Weight With Stand
Unknown - Click to provide data 5.7kg
Height (with Stand)
369mm
BEST
486.3mm
Depth (with Stand)
205mm 169.4mm
BEST
Width (with Stand)
565.6mm
BEST
660.9mm
Weight
3.6kg
BEST
5.1kg
Height
335.1mm 410mm
Depth
47mm 64.7mm
Width
565.6mm 660.9mm

Packaging Content

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

Other Features

Easy to Install
Unknown - Click to provide data 1

Technical Details

Samsung Magic Function
Unknown - Click to provide data MagicBright3, MagicAngle
ECO Mode
Unknown - Click to provide data
 ECO mode
Sleep Timer
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Samsung Eye Saver Mode
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Feedback