DELL S2415H vs DELL U2515H

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DELL S2415H

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Reasons For

7 Reasons For
Built-in speaker(s) Edit
The DELL S2415H has a built-in speaker(s), however the DELL U2515H 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.

TV tuner integrated Edit
The DELL S2415H has a TV tuner integrated, but the DELL U2515H does not have a TV tuner integrated. Read more

An integrated TV tuner on a PC monitor means that you can use the monitor to watch TV.

A built in TV tuner means that you can use the screen as both a PC monitor and a TV which saves money on buying 2 devices and also saves space.

Lower power consumption (max) Edit
The DELL S2415H has a power consumption (max) of 36W, however the DELL U2515H is an 87W maximum power consumption PC monitor (51W higher).
36% lighter Edit
The DELL S2415H is a 3.2kg weight PC monitor. That's 1.2kg lighter than the DELL U2515H (4.4kg).
£116 cheaper
The DELL S2415H costs £116.04 less than the DELL U2515H.
Available from 1 shops
A greater number of stores increases the chances of this PC monitor remaining in stock and also increases the price competition amongst retailers for the product.
50% cheaper to run
The DELL S2415H only costs £46.41 to run over five years but the DELL U2515H costs £92.29 to run (99% more). Read more
8 Reasons For
5% bigger display diagonal Edit
The DELL U2515H is a 25" PC monitor. That's 1.2" bigger than the DELL S2415H (25"). 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.

12% bigger viewable size, vertical Edit
The DELL U2515H has a viewable size, vertical of 335.66mm, however the DELL S2415H is only a 296.46mm viewable height PC monitor (39.2mm smaller).
69.7mm bigger viewable size, horizontal Edit
The DELL U2515H is a 596.74mm viewable width PC monitor. That's 69.7mm bigger than the DELL S2415H (596.74mm).
12% bigger display diagonal (metric) Edit
The DELL U2515H has a display diagonal (metric) of 68.58cm. That's 8.08cm bigger than the DELL S2415H (68.58cm).
29% brighter display brightness Edit
The DELL U2515H is a 350 cd/m² display brightness PC monitor. That's 100 cd/m² brighter than the DELL S2415H (350 cd/m²).
One more HDMI ports quantity Edit
The DELL U2515H has two HDMI ports quantitys, however the DELL S2415H only has one HDMI ports quantity.
Better selling
The DELL U2515H ranks No. 1421 by number of sales, however the DELL S2415H ranks No. 1558.
A little better user reviews
The average user review score of the DELL U2515H is 94%, however the average rating of the DELL S2415H is 90% (based on 27 reviews).

Reasons Against

9 Reasons Against
1.2" smaller display diagonal Edit
The DELL S2415H has a display diagonal of 23.8", however the DELL U2515H is a 25" PC monitor (1.2" 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.

14% smaller viewable size, vertical Edit
The DELL S2415H has a viewable size, vertical of 296.46mm. That's 39.2mm smaller than the DELL U2515H (335.66mm).
69.7mm smaller viewable size, horizontal Edit
The DELL S2415H is a 527.04mm viewable width PC monitor, whereas the DELL U2515H is a 596.74mm viewable width PC monitor (69.7mm bigger).
14% smaller display diagonal (metric) Edit
The DELL S2415H has a display diagonal (metric) of 60.5cm, however the DELL U2515H is a 68.58cm display diagonal PC monitor (8.08cm bigger).
100 cd/m² dimmer display brightness Edit
The DELL S2415H has a display brightness of 250 cd/m², however the DELL U2515H is a 350 cd/m² display brightness PC monitor (100 cd/m² brighter).
Only one HDMI ports quantity Edit
The DELL S2415H has one HDMI ports quantity, however the DELL U2515H only has two HDMI ports quantitys.
One month older
The DELL S2415H is older than the DELL U2515H by one month.
Worse selling
The DELL S2415H ranks No. 1558 by sales volume, however the DELL U2515H ranks No. 1421.
A bit Lower user review Score
The DELL S2415H's average user rating is 90%, however the DELL U2515H's is 94% (based on 225 reviews).
7 Reasons Against
Does not have a built-in speaker(s) Edit
The DELL U2515H does not have a built-in speaker(s), but the DELL S2415H 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 TV tuner integrated Edit
The DELL U2515H does not have a TV tuner integrated, whereas the DELL S2415H has a TV tuner integrated. Read more

An integrated TV tuner on a PC monitor means that you can use the monitor to watch TV.

A built in TV tuner means that you can use the screen as both a PC monitor and a TV which saves money on buying 2 devices and also saves space.

Higher power consumption (max) Edit
The DELL U2515H has a power consumption (max) of 87W. That's 51W higher than the DELL S2415H (87W).
A lot heavier Edit
The DELL U2515H has a weight of 4.4kg, however the DELL S2415H is a 3.2kg weight PC monitor (1.2kg lighter).
More expensive by £116
The DELL U2515H is £116.04 more expensive than the DELL S2415H.
Less retailers
The DELL U2515H is only stocked by 8 stores, whereas the DELL S2415H is stocked by 9 stores. Read more
Fewer numbers of shops reduces the price competition amongst retailers for the product and also reduces the chances of this PC monitor remaining in stock.
Higher running costs over five years by £45.88
Over five years the running costs of the DELL U2515H are £92.29 which is £45.88 more than the DELL S2415H. Show assumptions.

Awards

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cnews.cz: Smart Buy
SweClockers.com: Good Product

Average Expert Rating

Average User Rating

Date Released

26 months Ago 25 months Ago

Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on £ 46.15
Electricity cost - standby £ 0.26
Total running cost £ 46.41
Purchase price £ 143.94
Total cost of ownership £ 190.35
Details
Electricity cost - switched on £ 89.73
Electricity cost - standby £ 2.56
Total running cost £ 92.29
Purchase price £ 259.98
Total cost of ownership £ 352.27
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Energy Efficiency Class

No data No data

Environmental Impact

0.23T
Running this PC monitor over 5 years will generate 0.23 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
6
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.
0.46T
Running this PC monitor over 5 years will generate 0.46 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
12
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.

Display

Display Diagonal
23.8" 25"
BEST
Display Resolution
 1920 x 1080
BEST
 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)
 2560 x 1440
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
 2560 x 1440
BEST
Display Surface
 Gloss
 Gloss
Supported Video Modes
 1080p
 1440p
 720p
 480p
 1080p
 1440p
 720p
 480p
BEST
HD Type
 Wide Quad HD
 Wide Quad HD
BEST
HDCP
Unknown - Click to provide data
 HDCP
Mobile High-Definition Link (MHL)
 Mobile High-Definition Link (MHL)
 Mobile High-Definition Link (MHL)
Viewable Size Diagonal
605mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Viewable Size, Vertical
296.46mm 335.66mm
BEST
Viewable Size, Horizontal
527.04mm 596.74mm
BEST
Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 16:9
Pixel Pitch
0.2745 x 0.2745 0.2331 x 0.2331
Viewing Angle, Vertical
178° 178°
Viewing Angle, Horizontal
178° 178°
Contrast Ratio (typical)
 1000:1
 1000:1
Display Diagonal (metric)
60.5cm 68.58cm
BEST
Display Technology
 IPS
 IPS
Display Brightness
250 cd/m² 350 cd/m²
BEST
Response Time
6ms 6ms
Color Gamut
Unknown - Click to provide data 99%
Native Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 16:9
Display Number of Colours
 16.78 million colours
 16.78 million colours

Ports & Interfaces

Headphone Out
 Headphone out
Unknown - Click to provide data
Headphone Outputs
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Audio Output
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Audio output
Audio Input
 Audio input
Unknown - Click to provide data
DisplayPorts Quantity
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
HDMI Ports Quantity
1 2
BEST
Mini DisplayPorts Quantity
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
VGA (D-Sub) Ports Quantity
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
USB Type-A Downstream Ports Quantity
Unknown - Click to provide data 5
USB Hub Version
 USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1)
 USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1)

Multimedia

Built-In Speaker(s)
 Built-in speaker(s)
BEST
 Built-in speaker(s)
Built-In Camera
 Built-in camera
 Built-in camera
RMS Rated Power
6W Unknown - Click to provide data
Number of Loudspeakers
2 Unknown - Click to provide data
TV Tuner Integrated
 TV tuner integrated
BEST
 TV tuner integrated

Design

Feet Colour
 Silver
 Silver
Colour of Product
 Black
 Black

Thin Client

Thin Client Installed
 Thin client installed
 Thin client installed

Networking

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

Ergonomics

Height Adjustment
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Height adjustment
Tilt Adjustment
 Tilt adjustment
 Tilt adjustment
Swivelling
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Swivelling
Cable Lock Slot
 Cable lock slot
 Cable lock slot
VESA Mounting
 VESA mounting
 VESA mounting
Pivot
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Pivot
Plug and Play
 Plug and Play
Unknown - Click to provide data
Stand-By LED
 Stand-by LED
 Stand-by LED
Power LED
 Power LED
 Power LED
On/off Switch
 On/off switch
 On/off switch
On Screen Display (OSD)
 On Screen Display (OSD)
Unknown - Click to provide data
LED Indicators
 LED indicators
Unknown - Click to provide data

Power

Input Current
1.2A 1.5A
Current Rating
Unknown - Click to provide data 1.5A
Power Consumption (typical)
18W
BEST
35W
Power Consumption (standby)
0.05W
BEST
0.5W
Power Consumption (max)
36W
BEST
87W
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
0 - 5000 0 - 5000
Non-Operating Altitude
0 - 12192 0 - 12192
Storage Relative Humidity (H-H)
5 - 90 5 - 90
Operating Relative Humidity (H-H)
10 - 80 10 - 80
Storage Temperature (T-T)
-20 - 60 -20 - 60
Operating Temperature (T-T)
0 - 40 0 - 40

Certificates

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

Weight & Dimensions

Package Weight
6.8kg
BEST
9.8kg
Height (with Stand)
404.6mm
BEST
512.5mm
Depth (with Stand)
180mm
BEST
205mm
Width (with Stand)
539.2mm
BEST
569mm
Weight
3.2kg
BEST
4.4kg
Height
321.1mm 338.7mm
Depth
45.5mm 46.4mm
Width
539.2mm 569mm

Packaging Content

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