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Asus MX259 vs DELL P2416D

Asus MX259 vs DELL P2416D

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Asus MX259
DELL P2416D

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Reasons For

6 Reasons For
5% bigger display diagonal Edit
The Asus MX259 is a 25" PC monitor. That's 1.25" bigger than the DELL P2416D (23.75"). 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.

Significantly faster response time Edit
The Asus MX259 has a response time of 5ms, whereas the DELL P2416D is an 8ms 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.

One more HDMI port Edit
The number of HDMI ports on the Asus MX259 is two, but the DELL P2416D only has one HDMI port.
Built-in speaker(s) Edit
The Asus MX259 has a built-in speaker(s), but the DELL P2416D 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.

Cheaper by £3
The Asus MX259 costs £215.99, whereas the DELL P2416D is £219.00.
£1.54 cheaper to run
Over five years the Asus MX259 is £1.54 cheaper to run than the DELL P2416D. Read more
3 Reasons For
Available from 19 shops
A greater number of retailers increases the chances of this PC monitor remaining in stock and also increases the price competition amongst retailers for the product.
More popular
The DELL P2416D is a more popular choice amongst buyers. It ranks No. 11459 by sales volume in our PC monitors, however the Asus MX259 ranks No. 47747.
User reviews are a little better
Based on 34 user reviews, the DELL P2416D has an average review score of 94%, however the Asus MX259 has an average rating of 90% (based on 128 reviews).

Reasons Against

4 Reasons Against
Not as many stockists
The Asus MX259 is only stocked by 6 retailers, however the DELL P2416D is stocked by 25 retailers. Read more
Fewer numbers of shops reduces the chances of the product remaining in stock and also reduces the price competition amongst retailers for this PC monitor.
Older by four months
The Asus MX259 is four months older than the DELL P2416D.
Less popular
The Asus MX259 is a less popular choice amongst buyers. It ranks No. 47747 by number of sales in our PC monitors, but the DELL P2416D ranks No. 11459.
User review Rating is slightly Worse
The Asus MX259 has an average user score of 90%, but the DELL P2416D has an average user rating of 94% (based on 34 reviews).
6 Reasons Against
A little smaller display diagonal Edit
The DELL P2416D has a display diagonal of 23.75", however the Asus MX259 is a 25" PC monitor (1.25" 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.

Slower response time Edit
The DELL P2416D is an 8ms response time PC monitor. That's 3ms slower than the Asus MX259 (8ms). 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.

Only one HDMI port Edit
The DELL P2416D has one HDMI port, however the Asus MX259 only has two HDMI ports.
Does not have a built-in speaker(s) Edit
The DELL P2416D does not have a built-in speaker(s), but the Asus MX259 does. 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.

£3 more expensive
The DELL P2416D is more expensive than the Asus MX259 by £3.01.
2% higher running costs over five years
Over five years the running costs of the DELL P2416D are £91.27 which is £1.54 more than the Asus MX259. Show assumptions.

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Average Expert Rating

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Average User Rating

Date Released

29 months Ago 24 months Ago

Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on £ 89.73
Electricity cost - standby £ -
Total running cost £ 89.73
Purchase price £ 215.99
Total cost of ownership £ 305.72
Details
Electricity cost - switched on £ 89.73
Electricity cost - standby £ 1.54
Total running cost £ 91.27
Purchase price £ 219.00
Total cost of ownership £ 310.27
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Energy Efficiency Class

No data No data

Environmental Impact

0.45T
Running this PC monitor over 5 years will generate 0.45 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
11
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.
0.45T
Running this PC monitor over 5 years will generate 0.45 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
25"
BEST
23.75"
Display Resolution
 1920 x 1080
BEST
 1920 x 1080
Contrast Ratio (dynamic)
 80000000:1
BEST
 80000000:1
Display
 LED
 LED
BEST
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
 Matt
 Matt
Supported Video Modes
 1440p
 1440p
BEST
HD Type
 Wide Quad HD
 Wide Quad HD
BEST
HDCP
 HDCP
 HDCP
Digital Vertical Frequency
56 - 76 Unknown - Click to provide data
Digital Horizontal Frequency
30 - 80 Unknown - Click to provide data
Viewable Size, Vertical
Unknown - Click to provide data 296mm
Viewable Size, Horizontal
Unknown - Click to provide data 527mm
Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 16:9
Pixel Pitch
0.288 x 0.288 0.205 x 0.205
Viewing Angle, Vertical
178° 178°
Viewing Angle, Horizontal
178° 178°
Contrast Ratio (typical)
 1000:1
 1000:1
BEST
Display Diagonal (metric)
63.5cm
BEST
60.33cm
Display Technology
 IPS
 IPS
Display Brightness
250 cd/m² 300 cd/m²
BEST
Response Time
5ms
BEST
8ms
Color Gamut
Unknown - Click to provide data 99%
Native Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 16:9
Colours
 16.78 million colours
 16.78 million colours

Ports & Interfaces

Headphone Outputs
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
DisplayPort
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
HDMI Port
2
BEST
1
VGA (D-Sub) Port
1 1
USB Type-A Downstream Port
Unknown - Click to provide data 4
USB Hub Version
 USB 2.0
 USB 2.0
Built-In USB Hub
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Built-in USB hub
AC (power) in
Unknown - Click to provide data
 AC (power) in

Multimedia

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

Design

Feet Colour
 Silver
 Silver
Colour
 Silver
 Silver

Thin Client

Thin Client Installed
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Thin client installed

Ergonomics

Height Adjustment
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Height adjustment
Tilt Angle
20 - -5 -21 - 5
Tilt Adjustment
 Tilt adjustment
 Tilt adjustment
Swivelling
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Swivelling
Cable Lock Slot
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Cable lock slot
VESA Mounting
Unknown - Click to provide data
 VESA mounting
Pivot
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Pivot
On/off Switch
Unknown - Click to provide data
 On/off switch

Power

Input Current
Unknown - Click to provide data 1.5A
Power Consumption (PowerSave)
0.5W Unknown - Click to provide data
Power Consumption (off)
0.5W Unknown - Click to provide data
Power Consumption (typical)
35W 35W
Power Consumption (standby)
Unknown - Click to provide data 0.3W
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 - 5000
Non-Operating Altitude
Unknown - Click to provide data 0 - 12192
Storage Relative Humidity (H-H)
Unknown - Click to provide data 5 - 90
Operating Relative Humidity (H-H)
Unknown - Click to provide data 10 - 80
Storage Temperature (T-T)
Unknown - Click to provide data -20 - 60
Operating Temperature (T-T)
Unknown - Click to provide data 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
6.4kg
BEST
8.8kg
Package Height
117mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Package Depth
496mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Package Width
659mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Weight With Stand
4.3kg Unknown - Click to provide data
Height (with Stand)
224mm
BEST
369mm
Depth (with Stand)
414mm 205mm
BEST
Width (with Stand)
578mm 566mm
BEST
Weight
4.3kg 3.6kg
BEST
Height
Unknown - Click to provide data 368mm
Depth
Unknown - Click to provide data 47mm
Width
578mm 566mm

Packaging Content

Quick Start Guide
 Quick start guide
 Quick start guide
Cables Included
 VGA
 USB
 AC
 DisplayPort
 VGA
 USB
 AC
 DisplayPort
Manual
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Manual
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