Acer S277HK vs DELL P2715Q
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Acer S277HKvsDELL P2715Q

Acer S277HK

79

Overall Score

79

Overall Score

Acer S277HK

£435.86
£293.31
Our Verdict:
A multi award winning and high-quality 27" PC display, with a Best Buy award from two expert review websites and 7 further awards from other expert sites
91
Reviews
47 Reviews + 9 Awards
62
Value for Money
Good
91
Features
Fully-Featured
71
Age
3 Years Old
70
Running Costs
£68 Over 5 Years
79
Overall Score
Very Good
27" 3840 X 2160 (4K) Pixels 100000000:1 No Dec 2014 C
Display Diagonal Display Resolution Dynamic Contrast Ratio 3D Release Date Energy Efficiency
Display Diagonal 27"
Display Resolution 3840 X 2160 (4K) Pixels
Dynamic Contrast Ratio 100000000:1
3D No
Release Date Dec 2014
Energy Efficiency C
DELL P2715Q

77

Overall Score

77

Overall Score

DELL P2715Q

£659.27
£215.75
Our Verdict:
A fully featured and award winning 27" PC display, with an Editor's Choice award from one expert review website
94
Reviews
457 Reviews + 1 Award
52
Value for Money
Average
85
Features
Fully-Featured
85
Age
17 Months Old
58
Running Costs
£130 Over 5 Years
77
Overall Score
Very Good
27" 3840 X 2160 (4K) Pixels 2000000:1 No Sep 2016
Display Diagonal Display Resolution Dynamic Contrast Ratio 3D Release Date
Display Diagonal 27"
Display Resolution 3840 X 2160 (4K) Pixels
Dynamic Contrast Ratio 2000000:1
3D No
Release Date Sep 2016
Acer S277HK

79

Overall Score

79

Overall Score

Acer S277HK

£435.86
£293.31
Our Verdict:
A multi award winning and high-quality 27" PC display, with a Best Buy award from two expert review websites and 7 further awards from other expert sites
91
Reviews
47 Reviews + 9 Awards
62
Value for Money
Good
91
Features
Fully-Featured
71
Age
3 Years Old
70
Running Costs
£68 Over 5 Years
79
Overall Score
Very Good
27" 3840 X 2160 (4K) Pixels 100000000:1 No Dec 2014 C
Display Diagonal Display Resolution Dynamic Contrast Ratio 3D Release Date Energy Efficiency
Display Diagonal 27"
Display Resolution 3840 X 2160 (4K) Pixels
Dynamic Contrast Ratio 100000000:1
3D No
Release Date Dec 2014
Energy Efficiency C
DELL P2715Q

77

Overall Score

77

Overall Score

DELL P2715Q

£659.27
£215.75
Our Verdict:
A fully featured and award winning 27" PC display, with an Editor's Choice award from one expert review website
94
Reviews
457 Reviews + 1 Award
52
Value for Money
Average
85
Features
Fully-Featured
85
Age
17 Months Old
58
Running Costs
£130 Over 5 Years
77
Overall Score
Very Good
27" 3840 X 2160 (4K) Pixels 2000000:1 No Sep 2016
Display Diagonal Display Resolution Dynamic Contrast Ratio 3D Release Date
Display Diagonal 27"
Display Resolution 3840 X 2160 (4K) Pixels
Dynamic Contrast Ratio 2000000:1
3D No
Release Date Sep 2016

Top Prices

Acer S277HK DELL P2715Q
CompAdvance
Out of stock
£369.99
Go to Store
Ebuyer
S277HKwmjdpp/27FHD 4ms 300nits 16:9 4K2K ZeroFrame IPS LED 100M:1 ACM DVI HDMI 2.0 DisplayPort MiniDP MM Euro/UK EMEA MPRII White Acer EcoDisplay
Out of stock
£379.92
Go to Store
ABS IT Services
£435.86
Go to Store
Primo IT
£448.60
Go to Store
Ebuyer Business
S277HKwmjdpp/27FHD 4ms 300nits 16:9 4K2K ZeroFrame IPS LED 100M:1 ACM DVI HDMI 2.0 DisplayPort MiniDP MM Euro/UK EMEA MPRII White Acer EcoDisplay
£449.99
Go to Store
Amazon UK
Acer S7 S277HK wmidpp 27" White 4K Ultra HD - PC flat panels (3840 x 2160 pixels, LED, 4K Ultra HD, IPS, 3840 x 2160, 100000000:1)
£799.99
Go to Store
6 Prices from 6 Stores | £435.86-£799.99
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Amazon UK
DELL 210-ADVJ - 27IN LED 3840X2160 16:9 6 MS - P2715Q 1000:1 HDMI/MHL IN
£659.27
Go to Store
Amazon UK
Dell P2715Q Monitor
£714.26
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Reasons For

Acer S277HK DELL P2715Q
6 Reasons For
5ms Faster Response Time
The Acer S277HK is a 4ms response time PC monitor. That's 5ms faster than the DELL P2715Q (9ms).

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.

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Built-In Speaker(s)
The Acer S277HK has a built-in speaker(s), whereas the DELL P2715Q does not have a built-in speaker(s).

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.

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£223 Cheaper
The Acer S277HK is £223.41 cheaper than the DELL P2715Q.
More Shops Are Selling it
A greater number of retailers increases the price competition amongst retailers for this PC monitor and also increases the chances of the product remaining in stock.
Cheaper to Run by £63 Over Five Years
The Acer S277HK is £63 cheaper to run than the DELL P2715Q over five years.
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Eight More Awards
The Acer S277HK has 9 awards, but the DELL P2715Q has 1 award.
5 Reasons For
Better Expert Reviews
The DELL P2715Q has an average expert review score of 87%, whereas the Acer S277HK has an average rating of 78% (based on 26 reviews).
A Little Better User Reviews
The DELL P2715Q has an average user review score of 90%, whereas the Acer S277HK has an average rating of 86% (based on 27 reviews).
Better Brand
DELL PC monitors have an average rating of 89.5%, but Acer has an average rating of 85%.
Better 4k.com Review Score
The DELL P2715Q has a 4k.com review score of 86%, but the Acer S277HK only has a rating of 79% from the same site.
Better Digitaltrends.com Review Score
Digitaltrends.com's DELL P2715Q review gave it a score of 90%, but the Acer S277HK's rating was only 80% from the same site.

Reasons Against

Acer S277HK DELL P2715Q
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Reviews & Awards

Awards

The Acer S277HK has more awards than the DELL P2715Q. The Acer S277HK has 9 awards, where as the DELL P2715Q has 1 award. Compare all award winning PC monitors.
Acer S277HK DELL P2715Q
9 Awards Best
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1 Award
Digitaltrends.com: Editor's Choice

Average Expert Rating

The DELL P2715Q has better expert reviews than the Acer S277HK. The average expert reviews score for the DELL P2715Q is 87% based on 13 reviews, where as the average score for the Acer S277HK is 78% based on 26 reviews.
Acer S277HK DELL P2715Q
5 stars
6 reviews
4 stars
8 reviews
3 stars
1 review
2 stars
1 review
1 star
0 reviews
Best
5 stars
5 reviews
4 stars
1 review
3 stars
0 reviews
2 stars
0 reviews
1 star
0 reviews

Average User Rating

The DELL P2715Q has better user reviews than the Acer S277HK. The average user reviews score for the DELL P2715Q is 90% based on 326 reviews, where as the average score for the Acer S277HK is 86% based on 27 reviews.
Acer S277HK DELL P2715Q
5 stars
16 reviews
4 stars
6 reviews
3 stars
3 reviews
2 stars
1 review
1 star
1 review
Best
5 stars
240 reviews
4 stars
48 reviews
3 stars
14 reviews
2 stars
8 reviews
1 star
16 reviews

Average Brand Rating

DELL has a better average brand rating than Acer. The average brand rating for DELL is 89.52% based on 17,943 reviews, where as the average brand rating for Acer is 84.98% based on 9,221 reviews.
Acer S277HK DELL P2715Q
Acer

85

85

Based on 9,221 reviews
DELL

90

90

Based on 17,943 reviews

Proportion of Users That Recommend It

For both the Acer S277HK than the DELL P2715Q the same percentage of owners recommend the product. In both cases 33.9% recommend the product, based on a total of 59 reviews for the Acer S277HK and 59 reviews for the Acer S277HK.

Digitaltrends.com Review Score

Acer S277HK DELL P2715Q
Digitaltrends.com logo
Have you ever wanted a monitor that looks like it would fit in on a space station? Then Acer just might have the monitor for you. Its S277HK offers an unusual design that's unlike anything else sold today. Looks aren't its only claim to fame, though,...
Recommended Product
The DT Accessory Pack Up your game and the get the most out of your gear with the following extras, hand-picked by our editors: 3M Adjustable monitor stand ($28) 3M's stand is an option for changing the height of this display, and it is wide enough t...
Jun 2015
Best
Digitaltrends.com logo
Dell was one of the first to jump on 4K monitors, offering models to consumers as early as winter 2013. Perhaps too early, as those first models had serious handicaps like a 30Hz refresh rate (annoyingly laggy) and a twin-panel design that crammed tw...
Editor's Choice
Plenty of connectivity
Intuitive onscreen controls
Ergonomic stand
Beautiful picture
Boring design
Limited image quality adjustments
Dell's P2715Q is an incredibly important product. We've reviewed many 4K monitors before, of course, some of which were excellent, but all had a catch; you were paying a serious premium for 4K resolution. This monitor is different. It offers excellen...
Dec 2014

4k.com Review Score

Acer S277HK DELL P2715Q
4k.com logo
Joining Viewsonic's VP2780-4K and VX2475Smhl - 4K ultra HD monitors in being one of the first in the world with HDMI 2.0 built into it, the Acer S277HK wmidpp is a powerful piece of technology that also includes excellent specs such as premium rear s...
Excellent refresh rate
Superb contrast ratio
Very high color gamut
16 9 aspect ratio perfecto for gaming
HDMI 2.0
DisplayPort 1.2
Beautiful physical design
Excellent off-angle display quality
No USB ports
Possible lag due to IPS display
Lack of VESA support and height adjustment
Despite its partial flaws, the ACER S277HK wmidpp is on the whole an excellent 4K monitor with some excellent feature that make it ideal for office and home use in casual gaming, video consumption and some professional design tasks.Check the Price of...
May 2015
Best
4k.com logo
Dell was definitely one of the first companies to really embrace 4K UHD monitor technology and since they did that, the company hasn't disappointed too much with the quality of its new products. The P2715Q is no exception to this and as one of Dell's...
Excellent refresh rate
Superb contrast ratio
Very high color gamut
16 9 aspect ratio perfecto for gaming
Full connectivity package
DisplayPort 1.2
Utilitarian design without elegance
Possible lag due to IPS
Possible scaling problems with SD and HD graphics
The bottom line is that we have an excellent 4K monitor in the Dell P2715Q. It may not be pretty but it's close to the top of the line as far as this hardware category goes. And the price is quite reasonable.Check the Price of Dell Ultra HD 4k P2715Q...
Apr 2015

Date Released

Acer S277HK DELL P2715Q
38 months old 17 months old Best

Key Features

Response Time

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)

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.

Acer S277HK DELL P2715Q
Best
Yes
No

Width

Energy Efficiency

Energy Efficiency Class

Acer S277HK DELL P2715Q
No data

Running Costs Over 5 Years

PC monitor running costs calculated based on an average of 8 hours of use per day. The running cost comprises the electricity cost when using the PC monitor and the electricity standby cost. Compare all energy saving PC monitors.

Environmental Impact

We have calculated the amount of CO2 that will be generated by running each of these PC monitors for 5 years. We have then converted that into the number of tree seedlings that you would need to plant and grow for 10 years in order to offset that amount of CO2.
Acer S277HK
Acer
S277HK
9 trees 0.34 tonnes CO2 (Best)
DELL P2715Q
DELL
P2715Q
17 trees 0.65 tonnes CO2

Specification

 
 
 
Display Acer S277HK DELL P2715Q
Display Diagonal 27" 27"
Display Resolution
3840 x 2160 (4K)
 3840 x 2160 (4K)
3840 x 2160 (4K)
 3840 x 2160 (4K)
Dynamic Contrast Ratio
100000000:1
 100000000:1
100000000:1
 100000000:1
Response Time 4ms
BEST
9ms
Vertical Viewing Angle 178° 178°
Horizontal Viewing Angle 178° 178°
Typical Contrast Ratio
1000:1
 1000:1
1000:1
 1000:1
Display
LED
 LED
LED
 LED
Supported Graphics Resolutions
3840 x 2160
 3840 x 2160
3840 x 2160
 3840 x 2160
Supported Video Modes
2160p
 2160p
2160p
 2160p
HD Type
4K Ultra HD
 4K Ultra HD
4K Ultra HD
 4K Ultra HD
Vertical Viewable Size Unknown - Click to provide data 335.66mm
Horizontal Viewable Size Unknown - Click to provide data 596.74mm
Pixel Pitch
Display Diagonal (metric) 68.6cm
BEST
68.47cm
Display Brightness 300 Cd/m² 350 Cd/m²
BEST
 
 
 
Ports & Interfaces Acer S277HK DELL P2715Q
HDMI Port 1 1
Headphone Outputs 1 Unknown - Click to provide data
DisplayPort 1 2
BEST
Mini DisplayPort 1 1
DVI Port 1
BEST
USB Type-A Downstream Port Unknown - Click to provide data 4
Upstream Port Unknown - Click to provide data 1
 
 
 
Multimedia Acer S277HK DELL P2715Q
Speaker 2 Unknown - Click to provide data
RMS Rated Power 2W Unknown - Click to provide data
Loudspeaker 2 Unknown - Click to provide data
 
 
 
Ergonomics Acer S277HK DELL P2715Q
Tilt Angle Unknown - Click to provide data
 
 
 
Power Acer S277HK DELL P2715Q
Energy Efficiency Class
C
 C
C
 C
Typical Power Consumption 49.8W
BEST
50W
Standby Power Consumption 0.47W
BEST
0.5W
Input Current Unknown - Click to provide data 1.8A
Power Consumption (off) 0.4W Unknown - Click to provide data
Annual Energy Consumption 75kWh Unknown - Click to provide data
Maximum Power Consumption Unknown - Click to provide data 95W
 
 
 
Packaging Data Acer S277HK DELL P2715Q
Package Weight Unknown - Click to provide data 10.7kg
 
 
 
Operational Conditions Acer S277HK DELL P2715Q
Operating Altitude Unknown - Click to provide data
Non-Operating Altitude Unknown - Click to provide data
Storage Relative Humidity (H-H) Unknown - Click to provide data
Operating Relative Humidity (H-H) Unknown - Click to provide data
Storage Temperature (T-T) Unknown - Click to provide data
Operating Temperature (T-T) Unknown - Click to provide data
 
 
 
Weight & Dimensions Acer S277HK DELL P2715Q
Weight With Stand 5.4kg Unknown - Click to provide data
Height (with Stand) 451mm 423.86mm
BEST
Depth (with Stand) 154mm
BEST
203.86mm
Width (with Stand) 614mm
BEST
640.74mm
Weight 4.9kg
BEST
5kg
Height 406mm 379.66mm
Depth 113mm 51.5mm
Width 614mm 640.74mm
 
 
 
Packaging Content Acer S277HK DELL P2715Q
Cables Included
HDMI DVI
DisplayPort
 HDMI
 DVI
 DisplayPort
HDMI DVI
DisplayPort
 HDMI
 DVI
 DisplayPort

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