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Acer H277HU vs HP ENVY 34

Acer H277HU vs HP ENVY 34

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Acer H277HU
HP ENVY 34

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Checked 11 hours ago
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Checked 18 hours ago
Standard delivery: £6.95
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Reasons For

4 Reasons For
Faster response time Edit
The Acer H277HU is a 4ms response time PC monitor. That's 10ms faster than the HP ENVY 34 (14ms). 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.

36% cheaper to run
The Acer H277HU is £58.87 cheaper to run than the HP ENVY 34 over five years. Read more
Better energy efficiency rating
The energy efficiency rating of the Acer H277HU is "B", however the rating of the HP ENVY 34 is "C".
User reviews are vastly better
Based on 1 user review, the Acer H277HU has an average review score of 100%, however the HP ENVY 34 has an average rating of 69% (based on 32 reviews).
3 Reasons For
Bigger display diagonal Edit
The HP ENVY 34 has a display diagonal of 34", but the Acer H277HU is only a 27" PC monitor (7" 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.

Two HDMI ports Edit
The number of HDMI ports on the HP ENVY 34 is two, but the Acer H277HU only has one HDMI port.
Expert reviews are a bit better
Based on 15 reviews, the HP ENVY 34 has an average expert review score of 81%, but the Acer H277HU has an average rating of 80% (based on 17 reviews).

Reasons Against

3 Reasons Against
A lot smaller display diagonal Edit
The Acer H277HU has a display diagonal of 27", however the HP ENVY 34 is a 34" PC monitor (7" 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.

Only one HDMI port Edit
The Acer H277HU has one HDMI port, however the HP ENVY 34 only has two HDMI ports.
A little Lower expert review Score
The Acer H277HU's average expert rating is 80%, however the HP ENVY 34's is 81% (based on 15 reviews).
5 Reasons Against
Slower response time Edit
The HP ENVY 34 is a 14ms response time PC monitor. That's 10ms slower than the Acer H277HU (14ms). 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.

Over one year older
The HP ENVY 34 is older than the Acer H277HU by 14 months.
57% higher running costs over five years
The running costs over five years of the HP ENVY 34 are £161.42 which is £58.87 more than the Acer H277HU. Show assumptions.
Energy efficiency rating is inferior
The HP ENVY 34 has an energy efficiency rating of "C", but the Acer H277HU has a rating of "B".
Hugely Lower user review Score
The HP ENVY 34 only has an average user rating of 69%, but the Acer H277HU has an average user rating of 100% (based on 1 review).

Awards

2 Awards
macworld.idg.se: Good Buy
profesionalreview.com: Gold
2 Awards
computershopper.com: Editor's Choice
PC Mag: Editor's Choice

Average Expert Rating

Average User Rating

Date Released

14 months Ago 28 months Ago

Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on £ 99.99
Electricity cost - standby £ 2.56
Total running cost £ 102.55
Electricity cost - switched on £ 158.96
Electricity cost - standby £ 2.46
Total running cost £ 161.42
Purchase price £ 669.99
Total cost of ownership £ 831.41
Details

Energy Efficiency Class

Environmental Impact

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.
0.8T
Running this PC monitor over 5 years will generate 0.8 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
21
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.

Display

Display Diagonal
27" 34"
BEST
Display Resolution
 3440 x 1440
 3440 x 1440
BEST
Contrast Ratio (dynamic)
 100000000:1
BEST
 100000000:1
Display
 LED
 LED
3D
 3D
 3D
Supported Graphics Resolutions
 3440 x 1440
 3440 x 1440
BEST
Display Surface
 Matt
 Matt
Supported Video Modes
 1440p
 1440p
BEST
HD Type
 4K Ultra HD
 4K Ultra HD
BEST
HDCP
Unknown - Click to provide data
 HDCP
Mobile High-Definition Link (MHL)
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Mobile High-Definition Link (MHL)
Viewable Size Diagonal
336mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Viewable Size, Vertical
597mm
BEST
333.7mm
Viewable Size, Horizontal
Unknown - Click to provide data 749.9mm
Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 16:9
Vertical Scan Range
59 - 61 Unknown - Click to provide data
Horizontal Scan Range
87 - 90 Unknown - Click to provide data
Pixel Pitch
0.233 x 0.233 0.232 x 0.232
Display Colour Count
16.77M Unknown - Click to provide data
Viewing Angle, Vertical
178° 178°
Viewing Angle, Horizontal
178° 178°
Contrast Ratio (typical)
 3000:1
 3000:1
BEST
Display Diagonal (metric)
69cm 86.36cm
BEST
Display Technology
 IPS
 IPS
Display Brightness
350 cd/m² 350 cd/m²
Response Time
4ms
BEST
14ms
Color Gamut
Unknown - Click to provide data 99%
Screen Shape
 Curved
 Curved
Native Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 21:9
 16:9
 21:9
Colours
 16.78 million colours
 16.78 million colours
Pixel Density
Unknown - Click to provide data 110ppi

Ports & Interfaces

Audio Output
 Audio output
Unknown - Click to provide data
DisplayPort
1 1
HDMI Port
1 2
BEST
DVI Port
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
USB Type-A Downstream Port
Unknown - Click to provide data 3
USB Hub Version
 USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1)
 USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1)
Built-In USB Hub
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Built-in USB hub

Multimedia

Built-In Speaker(s)
 Built-in speaker(s)
 Built-in speaker(s)
Built-In Camera
 Built-in camera
 Built-in camera
Audio System
Unknown - Click to provide data DTS Audio
RMS Rated Power
3W 12W
BEST
Loudspeaker
2 2
TV Tuner Integrated
 TV tuner integrated
 TV tuner integrated

Design

Colour
 Silver
 Silver

Thin Client

Thin Client Installed
 Thin client installed
 Thin client installed

Ergonomics

Height Adjustment
 Height adjustment
 Height adjustment
Tilt Angle
-5 - 15 -5 - 25
Tilt Adjustment
 Tilt adjustment
 Tilt adjustment
Swivelling
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Swivelling
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
BEST
Plug & Play
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Plug & Play
Stand-By LED
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Stand-by LED
Power LED
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Power LED
On/off Switch
 On/off switch
 On/off switch
On Screen Display (OSD)
Unknown - Click to provide data
 On Screen Display (OSD)

Power

Input Current
Unknown - Click to provide data 10A
Energy Efficiency Class
 B
BEST
 B
Power Consumption (off)
Unknown - Click to provide data 0.43W
Power Consumption (typical)
39W
BEST
62W
Power Consumption (standby)
0.5W 0.48W
BEST
Annual Energy Consumption
Unknown - Click to provide data 91kWh
Power Consumption (max)
Unknown - Click to provide data 150W
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

Operating Altitude
Unknown - Click to provide data 0 - 3050
Non-Operating Altitude
Unknown - Click to provide data 0 - 4570
Storage Relative Humidity (H-H)
Unknown - Click to provide data 20 - 90
Operating Relative Humidity (H-H)
Unknown - Click to provide data 20 - 70
Storage Temperature (T-T)
Unknown - Click to provide data -20 - 60
Operating Temperature (T-T)
Unknown - Click to provide data 5 - 35

Certificates

Energy Star Certified
 Energy Star certified
 Energy Star certified
EPEAT Compliance
 Silver
 Silver

Weight & Dimensions

Weight With Stand
Unknown - Click to provide data 9.8kg
Height (with Stand)
Unknown - Click to provide data 477.1mm
Depth (with Stand)
Unknown - Click to provide data 197.2mm
Width (with Stand)
Unknown - Click to provide data 950.8mm
Weight
3.7kg
BEST
8kg
Height
352mm 374.1mm
Depth
363mm 93.9mm
Width
613mm 950.8mm

Packaging Content

Quick Start Guide
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Quick start guide
Cables Included
 USB
 HDMI
 AC
 DisplayPort
 MHL
 USB
 HDMI
 AC
 DisplayPort
 MHL
BEST
Manual
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Manual
Handheld Remote Control
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Handheld remote control
AC Adapter Included
Unknown - Click to provide data
 AC adapter included

Technical Details

Active Display Area (W X H)
Unknown - Click to provide data 749.9mm
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