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Acer B246WL vs Samsung S22F350FHU

Acer B246WL vs Samsung S22F350FHU

Acer B246WL
Samsung S22F350FHU

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Reasons For

2 Reasons For
Bigger display diagonal Edit
The Acer B246WL is a 24" PC monitor. That's 2" bigger than the Samsung S22F350FHU (22"). 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.

Built-in speaker(s) Edit
The Acer B246WL has a built-in speaker(s), whereas the Samsung S22F350FHU 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.

4 Reasons For
1ms faster response time Edit
The Samsung S22F350FHU has a response time of 5ms, whereas the Acer B246WL is a 6ms response time PC monitor (1ms 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 £147
The Samsung S22F350FHU costs £93.97, whereas the Acer B246WL is £240.89.
12 shops are selling it
The more sellers stock the product, the greater competition amongst sellers to keep prices low.
£3.33 cheaper to run
Over five years the Samsung S22F350FHU only costs £52.82 to run whereas the Acer B246WL costs £56.15 to run (6% more). Read more

Reasons Against

5 Reasons Against
17% slower response time Edit
The Acer B246WL has a response time of 6ms, however the Samsung S22F350FHU is a 5ms response time PC monitor (1ms 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 £147
The Acer B246WL is £146.92 more expensive than the Samsung S22F350FHU.
Fewer sellers
The Acer B246WL is only stocked by 9 shops, but the Samsung S22F350FHU is stocked by 21 stores. Read more
The fewer the number of sellers that stock the product, the lower the competition amongst sellers to keep prices low.
Older by two months
The Acer B246WL is two months older than the Samsung S22F350FHU.
£3.33 more expensive to run over five years
Over five years the running costs of the Acer B246WL are £56.15 which is £3.33 more than the Samsung S22F350FHU. Show assumptions.
2 Reasons Against
Smaller display diagonal Edit
The Samsung S22F350FHU is a 22" PC monitor. That's 2" smaller than the Acer B246WL (22"). 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 a built-in speaker(s) Edit
The Samsung S22F350FHU does not have a built-in speaker(s), whereas the Acer B246WL 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.

Date Released

15 months Ago 13 months Ago

Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on £ 53.84
Electricity cost - standby £ 2.31
Total running cost £ 56.15
Purchase price £ 240.89
Total cost of ownership £ 297.04
Details
Electricity cost - switched on £ 51.28
Electricity cost - standby £ 1.54
Total running cost £ 52.82
Purchase price £ 93.97
Total cost of ownership £ 146.79
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Energy Efficiency Class

No data No data

Environmental Impact

0.28T
Running this PC monitor over 5 years will generate 0.28 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
7
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.
0.26T
Running this PC monitor over 5 years will generate 0.26 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
7
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.

Display

Display Diagonal
24"
BEST
22"
Display Resolution
 1920 x 1200
 1920 x 1080
BEST
 1920 x 1200
 1920 x 1080
Contrast Ratio (dynamic)
 100000000:1
BEST
 100000000:1
Display
 LED
 LED
3D
 3D
 3D
Supported Graphics Resolutions
 1920 x 1200 (WUXGA)
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
BEST
 1920 x 1200 (WUXGA)
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
Display Surface
 Matt
 Matt
HD Type
 Full HD
 Full HD
Viewable Size, Vertical
Unknown - Click to provide data 268.11mm
Viewable Size, Horizontal
Unknown - Click to provide data 476.64mm
Aspect Ratio
 16:10
 16:10
Display Colour Count
16.77M Unknown - Click to provide data
Viewing Angle, Vertical
Unknown - Click to provide data 160°
Viewing Angle, Horizontal
Unknown - Click to provide data 170°
Contrast Ratio (typical)
 1000:1
 1000:1
BEST
Display Diagonal (metric)
61cm Unknown - Click to provide data
Display Technology
 IPS
 IPS
Display Brightness
300 cd/m²
BEST
200 cd/m²
Response Time
6ms 5ms
BEST
Color Gamut
Unknown - Click to provide data 72%
Screen Shape
 Flat
 Flat
Native Aspect Ratio
 16:10
 16:9
BEST
 16:10
 16:9
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 150
Maximum Refresh Rate
Unknown - Click to provide data 60Hz

Ports & Interfaces

Audio Input
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Audio input
HDMI Port
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
VGA (D-Sub) Port
1 1
DVI Port
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Built-In USB Hub
 Built-in USB hub
 Built-in USB hub

Multimedia

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

Design

Colour
 Grey
 Grey

Performance

Operating Systems Supported (Windows)
 Windows 10 Home
 Windows 10 Pro
 Windows 10 Enterprise
 Windows 10 Education
 Windows 10 Home x64
 Windows 10 Pro x64
 Windows 10 Enterprise x64
 Windows 10 Education x64
 Windows 10 Home
 Windows 10 Pro
 Windows 10 Enterprise
 Windows 10 Education
 Windows 10 Home x64
 Windows 10 Pro x64
 Windows 10 Enterprise x64
 Windows 10 Education x64

Thin Client

Thin Client Installed
 Thin client installed
 Thin client installed

Ergonomics

Cable Length
Unknown - Click to provide data 1.5m
Height Adjustment
150mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Height Adjustment
 Height adjustment
BEST
 Height adjustment
Tilt Angle
-5 - 35 -1 - 22
Tilt Adjustment
 Tilt adjustment
 Tilt adjustment
Swivelling
 Swivelling
Unknown - Click to provide data
Swivel Angle Range
0 - 60 Unknown - Click to provide data
VESA Mounting
Unknown - Click to provide data
 VESA mounting
Power LED
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Power LED
On/off Switch
 On/off switch
 On/off switch

Power

Power Consumption (off)
0.35W 0.3W
BEST
Power Consumption (typical)
21W 20W
BEST
Power Consumption (standby)
0.45W 0.3W
BEST
Annual Energy Consumption
Unknown - Click to provide data 29kWh
Power Consumption (max)
Unknown - Click to provide data 25W
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 Relative Humidity (H-H)
Unknown - Click to provide data 10 - 80
Operating Temperature (T-T)
Unknown - Click to provide data 10 - 40

Certificates

Energy Star Certified
 Energy Star certified
Unknown - Click to provide data

Weight & Dimensions

Package Weight
Unknown - Click to provide data 4kg
Package Height
Unknown - Click to provide data 153mm
Package Depth
Unknown - Click to provide data 363mm
Package Width
Unknown - Click to provide data 568mm
Weight With Stand
6.3kg 2.8kg
BEST
Height (with Stand)
544mm 395.4mm
BEST
Depth (with Stand)
221mm 206.5mm
BEST
Width (with Stand)
534mm 508.6mm
BEST
Weight
3.7kg 2.3kg
BEST
Height
355mm 302mm
Depth
52.3mm 80.1mm
Width
534mm 508.6mm

Packaging Content

Quick Start Guide
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Quick start guide
Manual
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Manual
Stand Included
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Stand included

Technical Details

Game Mode
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Game mode
ECO Mode
Unknown - Click to provide data
 ECO mode
No Flickering
Unknown - Click to provide data
 No flickering
Samsung Eye Saver Mode
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Samsung Eye Saver Mode
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