Acer G246H vs Hanns.G HS221

(145)
(8)
Acer G246H
Hanns.G HS221

Top Prices

Ebuyer Business
Checked 2 hours ago
Standard delivery: £4.19
In stock (20 available)
Amazon UK
Checked 24 hours ago
Standard delivery: £5.28
In stock
Misco
Checked 12 hours ago
Standard delivery: £5.99
Box
Checked 8 hours ago
Out of stock
Amazon UK
Checked 16 minutes ago
FREE Standard delivery
In stock
PC World Business
Checked 2 hours ago
Delivery unknown
In stock (271 available)
Gameseek
Checked 8 hours ago
Delivery unknown
In stock

Reasons For

4 Reasons For
11% bigger display diagonal Edit
The Acer G246H is a 24" PC monitor. That's 2.5" bigger than the Hanns.G HS221 (21.5"). 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.

Two times faster response time Edit
The Acer G246H has a response time of 2ms, but the Hanns.G HS221 is a 5ms response time PC monitor (3ms 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.

4 shops are selling it
A greater number of shops increases the chances of the product remaining in stock and also increases the price competition amongst retailers for this PC monitor.
Better selling
The Acer G246H ranks No. 12213 by number of sales, however the Hanns.G HS221 ranks No. 32169.
4 Reasons For
Wider viewing angle, vertical Edit
Hanns.G HS221 is 178° vertical viewing angle, but the Acer G246H is only a 160° vertical viewing angle PC monitor (18° narrower).
Wider viewing angle, horizontal Edit
Hanns.G HS221 is 178° horizontal viewing angle. That's 18° wider than the Acer G246H (178°).
Cheaper by £14
The Hanns.G HS221 costs £96.37, whereas the Acer G246H is £109.98.
Better user reviews
Based on 8 reviews, the average user review score of the Hanns.G HS221 is 95%, but the average rating of the Acer G246H is 88% (based on 143 reviews).

Reasons Against

5 Reasons Against
12% narrower viewing angle, vertical Edit
The Acer G246H has a viewing angle, vertical of 160°, however the Hanns.G HS221 is a 178° vertical viewing angle PC monitor (18° wider).
12% narrower viewing angle, horizontal Edit
The Acer G246H has a viewing angle, horizontal of 160°. That's 18° narrower than the Hanns.G HS221 (178°).
More expensive by £14
The Acer G246H is £13.61 more expensive than the Hanns.G HS221.
Older by over one year
The Acer G246H is 22 months older than the Hanns.G HS221.
User review Rating is Worse
The Acer G246H's average user score is 88%, however the Hanns.G HS221's is 95% (based on 8 reviews).
4 Reasons Against
Smaller display diagonal Edit
The Hanns.G HS221 is a 21.5" PC monitor. That's 2.5" smaller than the Acer G246H (21.5"). 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.

3ms slower response time Edit
The Hanns.G HS221 has a response time of 5ms, whereas 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.

Not as many stockists
The Hanns.G HS221 is only stocked by 8 stores, however the Acer G246H is stocked by 12 stores. Read more
Fewer numbers of sellers reduces the chances of the product remaining in stock and also reduces the price competition amongst retailers for this PC monitor.
Less popular
The Hanns.G HS221 is a less popular choice amongst buyers. It ranks No. 32169 by number of sales in our PC monitors, but the Acer G246H ranks No. 12213.

Average Expert Rating

No reviews found

Average User Rating

Date Released

56 months Ago 34 months Ago

Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on £ -
Electricity cost - standby £ -
Total running cost £ -
Electricity cost - switched on £ 76.91
Electricity cost - standby £ 2.56
Total running cost £ 79.47
Purchase price £ 96.37
Total cost of ownership £ 175.84
Details

Energy Efficiency Class

No data No data

Environmental Impact

No data
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
24"
BEST
21.5"
Display Resolution
 1920 x 1080
 1920 x 1080
Contrast Ratio (dynamic)
 100000000:1
BEST
 100000000:1
Display
 LED
 LED
3D
 3D
 3D
Supported Graphics Resolutions
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
Display Surface
 Matt
 Matt
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
 HDCP
HD-Ready
 HD-Ready
Unknown - Click to provide data
Digital Vertical Frequency
Unknown - Click to provide data 56 - 75
Digital Horizontal Frequency
Unknown - Click to provide data 30 - 83
Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 16:9
Pixel Pitch
Unknown - Click to provide data 0.248 x 0.248
Display Colour Count
16.77M 16.77M
Viewing Angle, Vertical
160° 178°
BEST
Viewing Angle, Horizontal
160° 178°
BEST
Contrast Ratio (typical)
 1000:1
 1000:1
BEST
Display Diagonal (metric)
Unknown - Click to provide data 54.6cm
Display Technology
 TN+Film
 TN+Film
Display Brightness
250 cd/m² 250 cd/m²
Response Time
2ms
BEST
5ms
Native Aspect Ratio
 16:9
BEST
 16:9
Display Number of Colours
 16.78 million colours
 16.78 million colours

Ports & Interfaces

PC Audio in
Unknown - Click to provide data
 PC Audio in
HDMI Ports Quantity
1 1
DVI-D Ports Quantity
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
VGA (D-Sub) Ports Quantity
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
DVI Port
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
AC (power) in
 AC (power) in
Unknown - Click to provide data

Multimedia

Built-In Speaker(s)
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Built-in speaker(s)
Built-In Camera
 Built-in camera
 Built-in camera
RMS Rated Power
Unknown - Click to provide data 2W
Number of Loudspeakers
Unknown - Click to provide data 2
TV Tuner Integrated
 TV tuner integrated
 TV tuner integrated

Design

Colour of Product
 Black
 Black

Performance

Linux Operating Systems Supported
 Linux operating systems supported
Unknown - Click to provide data
Mac Operating Systems Supported
 Mac operating systems supported
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
Bluetooth
 Bluetooth
Unknown - Click to provide data

Ergonomics

Height Adjustment
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Height adjustment
Tilt Angle
Unknown - Click to provide data -5 - 15
Tilt Adjustment
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Tilt adjustment
Wall Mountable
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Wall mountable
VESA Mounting
Unknown - Click to provide data
 VESA mounting
Plug and Play
 Plug and 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
Unknown - Click to provide data
On Screen Display (OSD) Languages
 DUT
 ENG
 FRE
 DEU
 ITA
 POR
 ESP
 DUT
 ENG
 FRE
 DEU
 ITA
 POR
 ESP
Number of OSD Languages
Unknown - Click to provide data 12
On Screen Display (OSD)
Unknown - Click to provide data
 On Screen Display (OSD)
LED Indicators
 LED indicators
Unknown - Click to provide data

Power

Power Consumption (off)
Unknown - Click to provide data 0.5W
Power Consumption (typical)
Unknown - Click to provide data 30W
Power Consumption (standby)
0.53W 0.5W
BEST
Input Voltage
 100 - 240
 100 - 240
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

Storage Relative Humidity (H-H)
5 - 90 Unknown - Click to provide data
Operating Relative Humidity (H-H)
0 - 40 20 - 85
Storage Temperature (T-T)
-20 - 60 Unknown - Click to provide data
Operating Temperature (T-T)
10 - 80 5 - 35

Certificates

Certification
 MPR II
 TCO
 MPR II
 TCO
Energy Star Certified
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Energy Star certified

Weight & Dimensions

Package Weight
Unknown - Click to provide data 5.4kg
Package Height
Unknown - Click to provide data 452mm
Package Depth
Unknown - Click to provide data 152mm
Package Width
Unknown - Click to provide data 572mm
Weight
Unknown - Click to provide data 4.7kg
Height
Unknown - Click to provide data 390mm
Depth
Unknown - Click to provide data 203mm
Width
Unknown - Click to provide data 512mm

Packaging Content

Quick Start Guide
 Quick start guide
 Quick start guide
Cables Included
 AC
 VGA
 AC
 VGA
Manual
 Manual
 Manual

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
Feedback