Benq GW2765HT vs Benq VW2235

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Benq GW2765HT
Benq VW2235

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Reasons For

7 Reasons For
5.5" bigger display diagonal Edit
The Benq GW2765HT has a display diagonal of 27", whereas the Benq VW2235 is only a 21.5" PC monitor (5.5" 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.

A lot brighter display brightness Edit
The Benq GW2765HT has a display brightness of 350 cd/m², whereas the Benq VW2235 is only a 250 cd/m² display brightness PC monitor (100 cd/m² dimmer).
Faster response time Edit
The Benq GW2765HT is a 4ms response time PC monitor. That's 2ms faster than the Benq VW2235 (6ms). 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 Benq GW2765HT has a built-in speaker(s), whereas the Benq VW2235 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.

Height adjustment Edit
The Benq GW2765HT has a height adjustment, however the Benq VW2235 does not.
VESA mounting Edit
The Benq GW2765HT supports VESA mounting, but the Benq VW2235 does not support VESA mounting.
Expert reviews are appreciably better
Based on 8 expert reviews, the Benq GW2765HT has an average review score of 88%, whereas the Benq VW2235 has an average rating of 75% (based on 2 reviews).
3 Reasons For
Vastly lighter Edit
The Benq VW2235 has a weight of 3.9kg, however the Benq GW2765HT is a 6.9kg weight PC monitor (3kg heavier).
11% cheaper to run
Over five years the Benq VW2235 is £8.71 cheaper to run than the Benq GW2765HT. Read more
A bit better user reviews
The average user review score of the Benq VW2235 is 92% based on 147 reviews, however the average rating of the Benq GW2765HT is 89% (based on 51 reviews).

Reasons Against

4 Reasons Against
Heavier Edit
The Benq GW2765HT is a 6.9kg weight PC monitor. That's 3kg heavier than the Benq VW2235 (3.9kg).
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12% higher running costs over five years
The running costs of the Benq GW2765HT are £82.04 which is £8.71 more than the Benq VW2235 over five years. Show assumptions.
Marginally Lower user review Score
The average user rating of the Benq GW2765HT is 89%, whereas the average user rating of the Benq VW2235 is 92% (based on 147 reviews).
8 Reasons Against
26% smaller display diagonal Edit
The Benq VW2235 is a 21.5" PC monitor. That's 5.5" smaller than the Benq GW2765HT (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.

40% dimmer display brightness Edit
The Benq VW2235 is a 250 cd/m² display brightness PC monitor. That's 100 cd/m² dimmer than the Benq GW2765HT (250 cd/m²).
A lot slower response time Edit
The Benq VW2235 has a response time of 6ms, but the Benq GW2765HT is a 4ms response time PC monitor (2ms 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 Benq VW2235 does not have a built-in speaker(s), but the Benq GW2765HT 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.

Does not have a height adjustment Edit
The Benq VW2235 does not have a height adjustment, whereas the Benq GW2765HT does.
Does not support VESA mounting Edit
The Benq VW2235 does not support VESA mounting, however the Benq GW2765HT supports VESA mounting.
Older by eleven months
The Benq VW2235 is eleven months older than the Benq GW2765HT.
Expert review Rating is considerably Worse
The Benq VW2235's average expert score is only 75%, however the Benq GW2765HT's is 88% (based on 8 reviews).

Awards

2 Awards
f1cd.ru: Recommended
kitguru.net: Worth Buying
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Average Expert Rating

Average User Rating

Date Released

32 months Ago 43 months Ago

Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on £ 82.04
Electricity cost - standby £ -
Total running cost £ 82.04
Electricity cost - switched on £ 71.79
Electricity cost - standby £ 1.54
Total running cost £ 73.33
Purchase price £ 94.98
Total cost of ownership £ 168.31
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Energy Efficiency Class

No data No data

Environmental Impact

0.41T
Running this PC monitor over 5 years will generate 0.41 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
10
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.
0.36T
Running this PC monitor over 5 years will generate 0.36 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
9
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.

Display

Display Diagonal
27"
BEST
21.5"
Display Resolution
 1920 x 1080
 1920 x 1080
BEST
Contrast Ratio (dynamic)
 20000000:1
BEST
 20000000:1
Display
 LED
 LED
3D
Unknown - Click to provide data
 3D
HD Type
 Wide Quad HD
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 Wide Quad HD
HDCP
 HDCP
 HDCP
Display SRGB
 Display sRGB
Unknown - Click to provide data
Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 16:9
Pixel Pitch
0.2331 x 0.2331 Unknown - Click to provide data
Display Colour Count
1,070M Unknown - Click to provide data
Viewing Angle, Vertical
178° 178°
Viewing Angle, Horizontal
178° 178°
Contrast Ratio (typical)
 3000:1
 3000:1
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Display Technology
 IPS
 IPS
Display Brightness
350 cd/m²
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250 cd/m²
Response Time
4ms
BEST
6ms
Color Gamut
100% Unknown - Click to provide data
Native Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 16:9
Display Number of Colours
 1.073 billion colours
 16.78 million colours
 1.073 billion colours
 16.78 million colours
Dynamic Contrast Ratio Marketing Name
 Mega Contrast
 Mega Contrast

Ports & Interfaces

Headphone Outputs
1 1
Audio Input
 Audio input
Unknown - Click to provide data
DisplayPorts Quantity
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
HDMI Ports Quantity
1 1
VGA (D-Sub) Ports Quantity
1 1
DVI Port
1 1

Multimedia

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

Design

Colour of Product
 Black
 Black

Performance

Windows Operating Systems Supported
 Windows 7 Starter
 Windows 7 Home Basic
 Windows 7 Ultimate
 Windows 8
 Windows 8 Pro
 Windows 8 Enterprise
 Windows 7 Starter x64
 Windows 7 Home Basic x64
 Windows 7 Home Premium
 Windows 7 Home Premium x64
 Windows 7 Professional
 Windows 7 Professional x64
 Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 Windows 8 Enterprise x64
 Windows 7 Starter
 Windows 7 Home Basic
 Windows 7 Ultimate
 Windows 8
 Windows 8 Pro
 Windows 8 Enterprise
 Windows 7 Starter x64
 Windows 7 Home Basic x64
 Windows 7 Home Premium
 Windows 7 Home Premium x64
 Windows 7 Professional
 Windows 7 Professional x64
 Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 Windows 8 Enterprise x64

Ergonomics

Height Adjustment
 Height adjustment
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 Height adjustment
Tilt Angle
Unknown - Click to provide data -5 - 20
Tilt Adjustment
 Tilt adjustment
 Tilt adjustment
Swivelling
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Swivelling
VESA Mounting
 VESA mounting
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 VESA mounting
Number of OSD Languages
Unknown - Click to provide data 17
On Screen Display (OSD)
Unknown - Click to provide data
 On Screen Display (OSD)

Power

Power Consumption (PowerSave)
0.5W Unknown - Click to provide data
Power Consumption (typical)
32W 28W
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Power Consumption (standby)
Unknown - Click to provide data 0.3W

Certificates

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

Weight & Dimensions

Package Weight
9kg Unknown - Click to provide data
Package Height
487mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Package Depth
224mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Package Width
748mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Height (with Stand)
555mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Depth (with Stand)
244mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Width (with Stand)
641mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Weight
6.9kg 3.9kg
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Height
379mm 392mm
Depth
56mm 120mm
Width
641mm 513mm

Packaging Content

Cables Included
 VGA
 HDMI
 DisplayPort
BEST
 VGA
 HDMI
 DisplayPort
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