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Acer G246H vs HP Compaq L2311

Acer G246H vs HP Compaq L2311

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Acer G246H
HP Compaq L2311

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Reasons For

7 Reasons For
1" bigger display diagonal Edit
The Acer G246H has a display diagonal of 24", however the HP Compaq L2311 is only a 23" PC monitor (1" 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.

HDCP Edit
The Acer G246H has an HDCP, however the HP Compaq L2311 does not have an HDCP.
11% wider viewing angle, vertical Edit
The Acer G246H has a viewing angle, vertical of 178°. That's 18° wider than the HP Compaq L2311 (160°).
8° wider viewing angle, horizontal Edit
The Acer G246H has a viewing angle, horizontal of 178°, however the HP Compaq L2311 is only a 170° horizontal viewing angle PC monitor (8° narrower).
3ms faster response time Edit
The Acer G246H is a 2ms response time PC monitor. That's 3ms faster than the HP Compaq L2311 (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 Acer G246H has a built-in speaker(s), however the HP Compaq L2311 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.

48% cheaper to run
The Acer G246H only costs £53.48 to run over five years but the HP Compaq L2311 costs £102.56 to run (92% more). Read more
1 Reason For
Built-in camera Edit
The HP Compaq L2311 has a built-in camera, whereas the Acer G246H does not have a built-in camera. Read more

A built in camera allows you to use the monitor for video conferencing.

A built in camera allows you to use the monitor for video conferencing.

Reasons Against

No data 8 Reasons Against
5% smaller display diagonal Edit
The HP Compaq L2311 is a 23" PC monitor. That's 1" smaller than the Acer G246H (23"). 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.

12% narrower viewing angle, vertical Edit
The HP Compaq L2311 has a viewing angle, vertical of 160°, however the Acer G246H is a 178° vertical viewing angle PC monitor (18° wider).
5% narrower viewing angle, horizontal Edit
The HP Compaq L2311 has a viewing angle, horizontal of 170°. That's 8° narrower than the Acer G246H (170°).
Hugely slower response time Edit
The HP Compaq L2311 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.

Does not have a built-in speaker(s) Edit
The HP Compaq L2311 does not have a built-in speaker(s), but the Acer G246H 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.

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Older by two months
The HP Compaq L2311 is two months older than the Acer G246H.
Higher running costs over five years by £49.08
The running costs of the HP Compaq L2311 are £102.56 which is £49.08 more than the Acer G246H over five years. Show assumptions.

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Date Released

40 months Ago 42 months Ago

Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on £ 50.76
Electricity cost - standby £ 2.72
Total running cost £ 53.48
Purchase price £ 89.99
Total cost of ownership £ 143.47
Details
Electricity cost - switched on £ 97.43
Electricity cost - standby £ 5.13
Total running cost £ 102.56

Energy Efficiency Class

No data No data

Environmental Impact

0.27T
Running this PC monitor over 5 years will generate 0.27 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
7
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.
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.

Display

Display Diagonal
24"
BEST
23"
Display Resolution
 1920 x 1080
 1920 x 1080
Contrast Ratio (dynamic)
 100000000:1
BEST
 100000000:1
Display
 LED
 LCD
 LED
 LCD
3D
 3D
 3D
Supported Graphics Resolutions
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
 1440 x 900 (WXGA+)
 1440 x 900
 1280 x 1024 (SXGA)
 1280 x 720 (HD 720)
 1024 x 768 (XGA)
 800 x 600 (SVGA)
 640 x 480 (VGA)
 720 x 400
BEST
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
 1440 x 900 (WXGA+)
 1440 x 900
 1280 x 1024 (SXGA)
 1280 x 720 (HD 720)
 1024 x 768 (XGA)
 800 x 600 (SVGA)
 640 x 480 (VGA)
 720 x 400
Supported Video Modes
 1080p
 720p
BEST
 1080p
 720p
HD Type
 Full HD
 Full HD
Full HD
 Full HD
Unknown - Click to provide data
HDCP
 HDCP
BEST
 HDCP
Mobile High-Definition Link (MHL)
 Mobile High-Definition Link (MHL)
Unknown - Click to provide data
HD-Ready
 HD-Ready
Unknown - Click to provide data
Viewable Size, Vertical
Unknown - Click to provide data 286.8mm
Viewable Size, Horizontal
Unknown - Click to provide data 533.2mm
Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 16:9
Vertical Scan Range
Unknown - Click to provide data 50 - 76
Horizontal Scan Range
Unknown - Click to provide data 24 - 94
Pixel Pitch
Unknown - Click to provide data 0.265 x 0.265
Display Colour Count
16.77M Unknown - Click to provide data
Viewing Angle, Vertical
178°
BEST
160°
Viewing Angle, Horizontal
178°
BEST
170°
Contrast Ratio (typical)
 1000:1
 1000:1
BEST
Display Diagonal (metric)
61cm
BEST
58.42cm
Display Technology
 TN+Film
 TN+Film
Display Brightness
250 cd/m² 250 cd/m²
Response Time
2ms
BEST
5ms
Native Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 16:9
Colours
 16.78 million colours
 16.78 million colours

Ports & Interfaces

Microphone in
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Microphone in
Headphone Outputs
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
HDMI Port
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
DVI-D Port
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
VGA (D-Sub) Port
1 1
DVI Port
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
USB Type-A Downstream Port
Unknown - Click to provide data 2
USB Hub Version
 USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1)
 USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1)
AC (power) in
 AC (power) in
Unknown - Click to provide data

Multimedia

Built-In Speaker(s)
 Built-in speaker(s)
BEST
 Built-in speaker(s)
Built-In Camera
 Built-in camera
 Built-in camera
BEST
TV Tuner Integrated
 TV tuner integrated
 TV tuner integrated

Design

Colour
 Black
 Black

Performance

Operating Systems Supported (Linux)
 Operating systems supported (Linux)
Unknown - Click to provide data
Operating Systems Supported (Mac)
 Operating systems supported (Mac)
Unknown - Click to provide data

Thin Client

Thin Client Installed
 Thin client installed
 Thin client installed

Networking

Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) Port
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Ethernet LAN
 Ethernet LAN
Unknown - Click to provide data
Bluetooth
 Bluetooth
Unknown - Click to provide data

Ergonomics

Height Adjustment
Unknown - Click to provide data 130mm
Height Adjustment
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Height adjustment
Tilt Angle
Unknown - Click to provide data -5 - 30
Tilt Adjustment
 Tilt adjustment
Unknown - Click to provide data
Swivel Angle Range
Unknown - Click to provide data -180 - 180
Cable Lock Slot
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Cable lock slot
VESA Mounting
 VESA mounting
 VESA mounting
Pivot
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Pivot
Plug & Play
 Plug & 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
On Screen Display (OSD)
 On Screen Display (OSD)
Unknown - Click to provide data
LED Indicators
 LED indicators
Unknown - Click to provide data

Power

Power Consumption (typical)
Unknown - Click to provide data 38W
Power Consumption (standby)
0.46W
BEST
1W
Input Voltage
 100 - 240
BEST
 100 - 240
AC Input Frequency
 50
 60
 50/60
 50
 60
 50/60
AC Input Voltage
 24
 100
 110
 220
 100-240
 110-220
 240
 24
 100
 110
 220
 100-240
 110-220
 240

Operational Conditions

Storage Relative Humidity (H-H)
5 - 90 Unknown - Click to provide data
Operating Relative Humidity (H-H)
0 - 40 20 - 80
Storage Temperature (T-T)
-20 - 60 Unknown - Click to provide data
Operating Temperature (T-T)
10 - 80 5 - 35

Certificates

Certification
 MPR II
BEST
 MPR II
Energy Star Certified
 Energy Star certified
 Energy Star certified

Weight & Dimensions

Height (with Stand)
Unknown - Click to provide data 467mm
Depth (with Stand)
Unknown - Click to provide data 249.4mm
Width (with Stand)
Unknown - Click to provide data 551.5mm
Weight
Unknown - Click to provide data 6.6kg
Height
400mm 334.2mm
Depth
179mm 49.5mm
Width
565mm 555.1mm

Packaging Content

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

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
Power Cord Included
 Power cord included
Unknown - Click to provide data
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