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DELL S2715H vs Samsung S27E390H

DELL S2715H vs Samsung S27E390H

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DELL S2715H
Samsung S27E390H

Top Prices

Ebuyer Business
Checked 5 hours ago
Standard delivery: £4.19
In stock (14 available)
John Lewis
Checked 5 hours ago
FREE Standard delivery
In stock (51 available)
PC World
Checked 53 minutes ago
FREE Standard delivery
In stock (20 available)
CompAdvance
Checked 11 hours ago
Out of stock
Amazon UK
Checked 10 hours ago
FREE Standard delivery
In stock
District Electricals
Checked 5 hours ago
Delivery unknown
In stock
Buyur
Checked 6 hours ago
Delivery unknown

Reasons For

3 Reasons For
Built-in USB hub Edit
The DELL S2715H has a built-in USB hub, however the Samsung S27E390H does not.
Available from 12 shops
The more stores stock this PC monitor, the greater competition amongst stores to keep prices low.
£11.80 cheaper to run
The DELL S2715H only costs £53.84 to run over five years whereas the Samsung S27E390H costs £65.64 to run (22% more). Read more
4 Reasons For
Faster response time Edit
The Samsung S27E390H is a 4ms response time PC monitor. That's 2ms faster than the DELL S2715H (4ms). 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.

£21 cheaper
The Samsung S27E390H costs £20.81 less than the DELL S2715H.
More popular
The Samsung S27E390H is a more popular choice amongst buyers. It ranks No. 4251 by sales volume in our PC monitors, however the DELL S2715H ranks No. 7030.
User reviews are better
Based on 6 user reviews, the Samsung S27E390H has an average review score of 93%, however the DELL S2715H has an average rating of 88% (based on 19 reviews).

Reasons Against

5 Reasons Against
34% slower response time Edit
The DELL S2715H is a 6ms response time PC monitor. That's 2ms slower than the Samsung S27E390H (4ms). 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.

£21 more expensive
The DELL S2715H is more expensive than the Samsung S27E390H by £20.81.
Four months older
The DELL S2715H is older than the Samsung S27E390H by four months.
Worse selling
The DELL S2715H ranks No. 7030 by sales volume, but the Samsung S27E390H ranks No. 4251.
Lower user review Score
The DELL S2715H has an average user rating of 88%, but the Samsung S27E390H has an average user rating of 93% (based on 6 reviews).
3 Reasons Against
Does not have a built-in USB hub Edit
The Samsung S27E390H does not have a built-in USB hub, however the DELL S2715H has a built-in USB hub.
Less retailers
Only 3 shops sells the Samsung S27E390H, whereas 15 sellers sell the DELL S2715H. Read more
Smaller numbers of retailers reduces the price competition amongst retailers for this PC monitor and also reduces the chances of the product remaining in stock.
22% higher running costs over five years
The Samsung S27E390H costs £65.64 to run which is £11.80 more to run than the DELL S2715H over five years. Show assumptions.

Average Expert Rating

No reviews found

Average User Rating

Date Released

31 months Ago 27 months Ago

Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on £ 51.28
Electricity cost - standby £ 2.56
Total running cost £ 53.84
Purchase price £ 190.80
Total cost of ownership £ 244.64
Details
Electricity cost - switched on £ 64.10
Electricity cost - standby £ 1.54
Total running cost £ 65.64
Purchase price £ 169.99
Total cost of ownership £ 235.63
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Energy Efficiency Class

No data No data

Environmental Impact

0.27T
Running this PC monitor over 5 years will generate 0.27 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
7
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.
0.33T
Running this PC monitor over 5 years will generate 0.33 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
8
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.

Display

Display Diagonal
27" 27"
Display Resolution
 1920 x 1080
 1920 x 1080
Contrast Ratio (dynamic)
 8000000:1
BEST
 8000000:1
Display
 LED
 LED
3D
 3D
 3D
Supported Graphics Resolutions
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
Display Surface
 Gloss
 Gloss
Supported Video Modes
 1080p
 720p
 480p
 1080p
 720p
 480p
HD Type
 Full HD
 Full HD
Mobile High-Definition Link (MHL)
 Mobile High-Definition Link (MHL)
Unknown - Click to provide data
Viewable Size, Vertical
336.31mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Viewable Size, Horizontal
597.89mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 16:9
Pixel Pitch
0.3114 x 0.3114 0.3114 x 0.3114
Viewing Angle, Vertical
178° 178°
Viewing Angle, Horizontal
178° 178°
Contrast Ratio (typical)
 1000:1
 1000:1
Display Diagonal (metric)
68.6cm
BEST
68.5cm
Display Technology
 IPS
 IPS
Display Brightness
250 cd/m² 300 cd/m²
BEST
Response Time
6ms 4ms
BEST
Native Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 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 240

Ports & Interfaces

DC-In Jack
 DC-in jack
Unknown - Click to provide data
Headphone Out
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Headphone out
Headphone Outputs
1 1
Audio Input
 Audio input
Unknown - Click to provide data
HDMI Port
1 1
VGA (D-Sub) Port
1 1
USB Type-A Downstream Port
2 Unknown - Click to provide data
USB Hub Version
 USB 2.0
 USB 2.0
Built-In USB Hub
 Built-in USB hub
BEST
 Built-in USB hub

Multimedia

Built-In Speaker(s)
 Built-in speaker(s)
Unknown - Click to provide data
Built-In Camera
 Built-in camera
Unknown - Click to provide data
RMS Rated Power
18W Unknown - Click to provide data
Loudspeaker
2 Unknown - Click to provide data
TV Tuner Integrated
 TV tuner integrated
 TV tuner integrated

Design

Colour
 Black
 Black
Heavy Metals Free
 Hg (mercury)
 Hg (mercury)

Performance

Operating Systems Supported (Mac)
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Operating systems supported (Mac)
Operating Systems Supported (Windows)
 Windows 8
 Windows 8.1
 Windows 8.1 x64
 Windows 8.1 Pro
 Windows 8.1 Pro x64
 Windows 8.1 Enterprise
 Windows 8.1 Enterprise x64
 Windows 8
 Windows 8.1
 Windows 8.1 x64
 Windows 8.1 Pro
 Windows 8.1 Pro x64
 Windows 8.1 Enterprise
 Windows 8.1 Enterprise x64

Thin Client

Thin Client Installed
 Thin client installed
 Thin client installed

Networking

Ethernet LAN
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Ethernet LAN
Wi-Fi
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Wi-Fi
Bluetooth
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Bluetooth

Ergonomics

Height Adjustment
 Height adjustment
Unknown - Click to provide data
Tilt Angle
Unknown - Click to provide data -2 - 15
Tilt Adjustment
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Tilt adjustment
Cable Lock Slot
 Cable lock slot
Unknown - Click to provide data
VESA Mounting
 VESA mounting
Unknown - Click to provide data
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
LED Indicators
Unknown - Click to provide data
 LED indicators

Power

Input Current
1.7A Unknown - Click to provide data
Power Consumption (PowerSave)
Unknown - Click to provide data 17.8W
Power Consumption (typical)
20W
BEST
25W
Power Consumption (standby)
0.5W 0.3W
BEST
Annual Energy Consumption
Unknown - Click to provide data 37kWh
Power Consumption (max)
55W 29W
BEST
AC Input Frequency
 50
 60
 50/60
 50
 60
 50/60
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 Altitude
0 - 5000 Unknown - Click to provide data
Non-Operating Altitude
0 - 12192 Unknown - Click to provide data
Storage Relative Humidity (H-H)
5 - 90 Unknown - Click to provide data
Operating Relative Humidity (H-H)
10 - 80 10 - 80
Storage Temperature (T-T)
-20 - 60 Unknown - Click to provide data
Operating Temperature (T-T)
0 - 40 10 - 40

Certificates

Certification
 RoHS
 TCO
BEST
 RoHS
 TCO
Energy Star Certified
 Energy Star certified
 Energy Star certified
EPEAT Compliance
 Gold
 Gold

Weight & Dimensions

Package Weight
8.8kg 6.6kg
BEST
Package Height
Unknown - Click to provide data 140mm
Package Depth
Unknown - Click to provide data 442mm
Package Width
Unknown - Click to provide data 703mm
Weight With Stand
6.7kg 5.1kg
BEST
Height (with Stand)
445mm
BEST
452.9mm
Depth (with Stand)
196mm 181.9mm
BEST
Width (with Stand)
611.2mm
BEST
626mm
Weight
4.9kg 4.6kg
BEST
Height
361.5mm 377.2mm
Depth
46.1mm 70.8mm
Width
611.2mm 626mm

Packaging Content

Quick Start Guide
 Quick start guide
 Quick start guide
Cables Included
 USB
 HDMI
 VGA
 USB
 HDMI
 VGA
AC Adapter Included
 AC adapter included
Unknown - Click to provide data
User Guide On CD-ROM
Unknown - Click to provide data
 User Guide on CD-ROM

Technical Details

Game Mode
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Game mode
Samsung Magic Function
Unknown - Click to provide data MagicBright, MagicUpscale
ECO Mode
Unknown - Click to provide data
 ECO mode
Active Display Area (W X H)
Unknown - Click to provide data 597.9mm
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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