Benq GL2450 vs HP Compaq L2311

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Benq GL2450
HP Compaq L2311

Top Prices

BT Shop
Checked 23 hours ago
Standard delivery: £3.49
In stock
BT Business Direct
Checked 23 hours ago
Standard delivery: £6.07
In stock
Ebuyer Business
Checked 11 hours ago
Standard delivery: £4.19
In stock (36 available)
Ex Demo Hut
Checked 4 hours ago
Out of stock

Reasons For

9 Reasons For
Moderately bigger display diagonal Edit
The Benq GL2450 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 Benq GL2450 has an HDCP, however the HP Compaq L2311 does not have an HDCP.
5% bigger viewable size, vertical Edit
The Benq GL2450 has a viewable size, vertical of 298.89mm. That's 12.09mm bigger than the HP Compaq L2311 (286.8mm).
2.48cm bigger display diagonal (metric) Edit
The Benq GL2450 has a display diagonal (metric) of 60.9cm, however the HP Compaq L2311 is only a 58.42cm display diagonal PC monitor (2.48cm smaller).
Lighter Edit
The Benq GL2450 is a 4.1kg weight PC monitor. That's 2.5kg lighter than the HP Compaq L2311 (6.6kg).
Available from 40 shops
A greater number of retailers increases the chances of this PC monitor remaining in stock and also increases the price competition amongst retailers for the product.
14% cheaper to run
The Benq GL2450 is £13.85 cheaper to run than the HP Compaq L2311 over five years. Read more
One more awards
The Benq GL2450 has 2 awards, whereas the HP Compaq L2311 has 1 award.
User reviews are vastly better
Based on 847 reviews, the Benq GL2450 has an average user review score of 90%, however the HP Compaq L2311 has an average rating of 60% (based on 1 review).
3 Reasons For
A bit bigger viewable size, horizontal Edit
HP Compaq L2311 is 533.2mm viewable width, but the Benq GL2450 is only a 531.36mm viewable width PC monitor (1.84mm smaller).
Built-in camera Edit
The HP Compaq L2311 has a built-in camera, but the Benq GL2450 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.

Height adjustment Edit
The HP Compaq L2311 has a height adjustment, however the Benq GL2450 does not.

Reasons Against

4 Reasons Against
A little smaller viewable size, horizontal Edit
The Benq GL2450 is a 531.36mm viewable width PC monitor, whereas the HP Compaq L2311 is a 533.2mm viewable width PC monitor (1.84mm bigger).
Does not have a built-in camera Edit
The Benq GL2450 does not have a built-in camera, however the HP Compaq L2311 has 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.

Does not have a height adjustment Edit
The Benq GL2450 does not have a height adjustment, whereas the HP Compaq L2311 has a height adjustment.
Over one year older
The Benq GL2450 is older than the HP Compaq L2311 by 16 months.
9 Reasons Against
Marginally smaller display diagonal Edit
The HP Compaq L2311 has a display diagonal of 23", whereas the Benq GL2450 is a 24" PC monitor (1" 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.

Does not have an HDCP Edit
The HP Compaq L2311 does not have an HDCP, however the Benq GL2450 has an HDCP.
5% smaller viewable size, vertical Edit
The HP Compaq L2311 is a 286.8mm viewable height PC monitor. That's 12.09mm smaller than the Benq GL2450 (286.8mm).
2.48cm smaller display diagonal (metric) Edit
The HP Compaq L2311 is a 58.42cm display diagonal PC monitor, whereas the Benq GL2450 is a 60.9cm display diagonal PC monitor (2.48cm bigger).
Heavier Edit
The HP Compaq L2311 is a 6.6kg weight PC monitor. That's 2.5kg heavier than the Benq GL2450 (6.6kg).
Fewer sellers
Only 1 seller sell the HP Compaq L2311, but 41 sellers sell the Benq GL2450. Read more
The smaller the number of retailers that stock this PC monitor, the lower the competition amongst retailers to keep prices low.
16% higher running costs over five years
The running costs of the HP Compaq L2311 are £102.56 which is £13.85 more than the Benq GL2450 over five years. Show assumptions.
Fewer awards
Whilst the HP Compaq L2311 has received 1 award, the Benq GL2450 has received 2 awards.
Significantly Lower user review Score
The average user rating of the HP Compaq L2311 is only 60%, whereas the average user rating of the Benq GL2450 is 90% (based on 847 reviews).

Awards

2 Awards
PC Advisor.co.uk: Recommended
Trusted Reviews: Recommended
1 Award
cadalyst.com: Highly Recommended

Average Expert Rating

Average User Rating

Date Released

51 months Ago 35 months Ago

Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on £ 87.17
Electricity cost - standby £ 1.54
Total running cost £ 88.71
Purchase price £ 105.19
Total cost of ownership £ 193.90
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

0.44T
Running this PC monitor over 5 years will generate 0.44 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
11
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)
 12000000:1
BEST
 12000000:1
Display
 LED
 LED
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
Display Surface
 Gloss
 Gloss
Supported Video Modes
 1080p
BEST
 1080p
HD Type
 Full HD
 Full HD
HDCP
 HDCP
BEST
 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
298.89mm
BEST
286.8mm
Viewable Size, Horizontal
531.36mm 533.2mm
BEST
Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 16:9
Vertical Scan Range
50 - 76 50 - 76
Horizontal Scan Range
30 - 83 24 - 94
Pixel Pitch
0.276 x 0.276 0.265 x 0.265
Viewing Angle, Vertical
160° 160°
Viewing Angle, Horizontal
170° 170°
Contrast Ratio (typical)
 1000:1
 1000:1
Display Diagonal (metric)
60.9cm
BEST
58.42cm
Display Technology
 TN
 TN
Display Brightness
250 cd/m² 250 cd/m²
Response Time
5ms 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

Ports & Interfaces

DC-In Jack
 DC-in jack
Unknown - Click to provide data
Microphone in
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Microphone in
Headphone Outputs
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
DVI-D Ports Quantity
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
VGA (D-Sub) Ports Quantity
1 1
DVI Port
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
USB Type-A Downstream Ports Quantity
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)
 Built-in speaker(s)
Built-In Camera
 Built-in camera
 Built-in camera
BEST
Built-In Microphone
 Built-in microphone
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

Feet Colour
 Black
 Black
Colour of Product
 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 (RJ-45) Ports
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
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

Height Adjustment
Unknown - Click to provide data 130mm
Height Adjustment
 Height adjustment
 Height adjustment
BEST
Tilt Angle
-5 - 15 -5 - 30
Tilt Adjustment
 Tilt adjustment
Unknown - Click to provide data
Swivel Angle Range
Unknown - Click to provide data -180 - 180
Cable Lock Slot
 Cable lock slot
 Cable lock slot
VESA Mounting
 VESA mounting
 VESA mounting
Pivot
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Pivot
Child Lock
 Child lock
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
Number of OSD Languages
17 Unknown - Click to provide data
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 (PowerSave)
0.3W Unknown - Click to provide data
Power Consumption (typical)
34W
BEST
38W
Power Consumption (standby)
0.3W
BEST
1W
Power Consumption (max)
34W Unknown - Click to provide data
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

Operational Conditions

Operating Relative Humidity (H-H)
Unknown - Click to provide data 20 - 80
Operating Temperature (T-T)
Unknown - Click to provide data 5 - 35

Certificates

Certification
 TCO
 TCO 5.0
BEST
 TCO
 TCO 5.0
Energy Star Certified
 Energy Star certified
 Energy Star certified

Weight & Dimensions

Package Weight
5.6kg Unknown - Click to provide data
Package Height
134mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Package Depth
420mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Package Width
650mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Weight With Stand
4.1kg Unknown - Click to provide data
Height (with Stand)
436mm
BEST
467mm
Depth (with Stand)
179mm
BEST
249.4mm
Width (with Stand)
579mm 551.5mm
BEST
Weight
4.1kg
BEST
6.6kg
Height
436.49mm 334.2mm
Depth
179.12mm 49.5mm
Width
579.39mm 555.1mm

Packaging Content

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

Other Features

Number of Products Included
1pc(s) Unknown - Click to provide data
Dimensions (W X D X H) With Stand
579 x 63 x 350.98 Unknown - Click to provide data
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