AOC Q3277PQU vs Samsung S32D850T
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AOC Q3277PQU

82

Overall Score

82

Overall Score

AOC Q3277PQU

£324.99
Our Verdict:
A powerful and multi award winning 2560 x 1440 pixels resolution PC monitor, with OK running costs and a gigantic 32" display diagonal
91
Reviews
29 Reviews + 4 Awards
77
Value for Money
Very Good
90
Features
Fully-Featured
73
Age
2 Years Old
54
Running Costs
£160 Over 5 Years
82
Overall Score
Excellent
32" 2560 X 1440 Pixels 80000000:1 No Jun 2015
Display Diagonal Display Resolution Dynamic Contrast Ratio 3D Release Date
Display Diagonal 32"
Display Resolution 2560 X 1440 Pixels
Dynamic Contrast Ratio 80000000:1
3D No
Release Date Jun 2015
Samsung S32D850T

79

Overall Score

79

Overall Score

Samsung S32D850T

£389.97
Our Verdict:
A massive display diagonal and award winning 2560 x 1440 pixels resolution PC screen, with a gold award from one expert review website and an additional award from another expert site
93
Reviews
100 Reviews + 2 Awards
63
Value for Money
Good
91
Features
Fully-Featured
70
Age
3 Years Old
56
Running Costs
£160 Over 5 Years
79
Overall Score
Very Good
32" 2560 X 1440 Pixels No 5ms Nov 2014 B
Display Diagonal Display Resolution 3D Response Time Release Date Energy Efficiency
Display Diagonal 32"
Display Resolution 2560 X 1440 Pixels
3D No
Response Time 5ms
Release Date Nov 2014
Energy Efficiency B
AOC Q3277PQU

82

Overall Score

82

Overall Score

AOC Q3277PQU

£324.99
Our Verdict:
A powerful and multi award winning 2560 x 1440 pixels resolution PC monitor, with OK running costs and a gigantic 32" display diagonal
91
Reviews
29 Reviews + 4 Awards
77
Value for Money
Very Good
90
Features
Fully-Featured
73
Age
2 Years Old
54
Running Costs
£160 Over 5 Years
82
Overall Score
Excellent
32" 2560 X 1440 Pixels 80000000:1 No Jun 2015
Display Diagonal Display Resolution Dynamic Contrast Ratio 3D Release Date
Display Diagonal 32"
Display Resolution 2560 X 1440 Pixels
Dynamic Contrast Ratio 80000000:1
3D No
Release Date Jun 2015
Samsung S32D850T

79

Overall Score

79

Overall Score

Samsung S32D850T

£389.97
Our Verdict:
A massive display diagonal and award winning 2560 x 1440 pixels resolution PC screen, with a gold award from one expert review website and an additional award from another expert site
93
Reviews
100 Reviews + 2 Awards
63
Value for Money
Good
91
Features
Fully-Featured
70
Age
3 Years Old
56
Running Costs
£160 Over 5 Years
79
Overall Score
Very Good
32" 2560 X 1440 Pixels No 5ms Nov 2014 B
Display Diagonal Display Resolution 3D Response Time Release Date Energy Efficiency
Display Diagonal 32"
Display Resolution 2560 X 1440 Pixels
3D No
Response Time 5ms
Release Date Nov 2014
Energy Efficiency B

Top Prices

AOC Q3277PQU Samsung S32D850T
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Q3277Pqu/32QHD 300 cd/m2 DVI HDMI
£324.99
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Reasons For

AOC Q3277PQU Samsung S32D850T
7 Reasons For
25% Faster Response Time
The AOC Q3277PQU has a response time of 4ms, however the Samsung S32D850T is a 5ms response time PC monitor (1ms slower).

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 AOC Q3277PQU has a built-in speaker(s), whereas the Samsung S32D850T does not.

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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Cheaper by £65
The AOC Q3277PQU is £64.98 cheaper than the Samsung S32D850T.
More Shops Are Selling it
A greater number of sellers increases the price competition amongst retailers for the product and also increases the chances of this PC monitor remaining in stock.
Two More Awards
The AOC Q3277PQU has 4 awards from expert review sites, but the Samsung S32D850T has 2 awards.
Much Better User Reviews
The AOC Q3277PQU has an average user review score of 93%, whereas the Samsung S32D850T has an average rating of 78% (based on 89 reviews).
Better Brand
AOC PC monitors have an average rating of 87.6%, but Samsung has an average rating of 83.5%.
2 Reasons For
Cheaper to Run by £0 Over Five Years
The Samsung S32D850T only costs £156 to run over five years however the AOC Q3277PQU costs £156 to run (0% more).
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Expert Reviews Are a Lot Better
The average expert review score of the Samsung S32D850T is 91% based on 14 reviews, whereas the average rating of the AOC Q3277PQU is 78% (based on 10 reviews).

Reasons Against

AOC Q3277PQU Samsung S32D850T
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Reviews & Awards

Awards

The AOC Q3277PQU has more awards than the Samsung S32D850T. The AOC Q3277PQU has 4 awards, where as the Samsung S32D850T has 2 awards. Compare all award winning PC monitors.
AOC Q3277PQU Samsung S32D850T
4 Awards Best
Les Numeriques.com: 5 Star prohardver.hu: Like it vido.com.ua: Recommended wavepc.pl: Recommended
2 Awards
Trusted Reviews: Recommended xtremehardware.com: Gold

Average Expert Rating

The Samsung S32D850T has better expert reviews than the AOC Q3277PQU. The average expert reviews score for the Samsung S32D850T is 91% based on 14 reviews, where as the average score for the AOC Q3277PQU is 78% based on 10 reviews.
AOC Q3277PQU Samsung S32D850T
5 stars
3 reviews
4 stars
0 reviews
3 stars
1 review
2 stars
0 reviews
1 star
0 reviews
Best
5 stars
4 reviews
4 stars
0 reviews
3 stars
0 reviews
2 stars
0 reviews
1 star
0 reviews

Average User Rating

The AOC Q3277PQU has better user reviews than the Samsung S32D850T. The average user reviews score for the AOC Q3277PQU is 93% based on 24 reviews, where as the average score for the Samsung S32D850T is 78% based on 89 reviews.
AOC Q3277PQU Samsung S32D850T
Best
5 stars
19 reviews
4 stars
4 reviews
3 stars
0 reviews
2 stars
0 reviews
1 star
1 review
5 stars
41 reviews
4 stars
24 reviews
3 stars
8 reviews
2 stars
5 reviews
1 star
11 reviews

Average Brand Rating

AOC has a better average brand rating than Samsung. The average brand rating for AOC is 87.56% based on 10,186 reviews, where as the average brand rating for Samsung is 83.46% based on 8,714 reviews.
AOC Q3277PQU Samsung S32D850T
AOC

88

88

Based on 10,186 reviews
Samsung

83

83

Based on 8,714 reviews

Proportion of Users That Recommend It

For both the AOC Q3277PQU than the Samsung S32D850T the same percentage of owners recommend the product. In both cases 13.5% recommend the product, based on a total of 37 reviews for the AOC Q3277PQU and 37 reviews for the AOC Q3277PQU.

Date Released

AOC Q3277PQU Samsung S32D850T
32 months old Best 39 months old

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.

AOC Q3277PQU Samsung S32D850T
Best
Yes
No

Energy Efficiency

Energy Efficiency Class

AOC Q3277PQU Samsung S32D850T
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.
AOC Q3277PQU
AOC
Q3277PQU
20 trees 0.78 tonnes CO2
Samsung S32D850T
Samsung
S32D850T
20 trees 0.78 tonnes CO2 (Best)

Specification

 
 
 
Display AOC Q3277PQU Samsung S32D850T
Display Diagonal 32" 32"
Display Resolution
2560 x 1440
 2560 x 1440
2560 x 1440
 2560 x 1440
Dynamic Contrast Ratio
80000000:1
 80000000:1
80000000:1
 80000000:1
Response Time 4ms
BEST
5ms
Vertical Viewing Angle 178° 178°
Horizontal Viewing Angle 178° 178°
Typical Contrast Ratio
3000:1
 3000:1
3000:1
 3000:1
Display
LED
 LED
LED
 LED
Supported Graphics Resolutions
2560 x 1440
 2560 x 1440
2560 x 1440
 2560 x 1440
Supported Video Modes
1440p
 1440p
1440p
 1440p
HD Type
Wide Quad HD
 Wide Quad HD
Wide Quad HD
 Wide Quad HD
Vertical Viewable Size Unknown - Click to provide data 398.5mm
Horizontal Viewable Size Unknown - Click to provide data 708.5mm
Pixel Pitch
Display Colour Count 1,070M Unknown - Click to provide data
Display Diagonal (metric) 81.28cm 81.28cm
Display Brightness 300 Cd/m² 300 Cd/m²
Display Brightness (min) Unknown - Click to provide data 240 Cd/m²
 
 
 
Ports & Interfaces AOC Q3277PQU Samsung S32D850T
USB 2.0 Port 4 Unknown - Click to provide data
HDMI Port 1 1
Headphone Outputs Unknown - Click to provide data 1
DisplayPort 1 1
DVI-D Port Unknown - Click to provide data 1
USB 3.0 Port 1 Unknown - Click to provide data
VGA (D-Sub) Port 1 Unknown - Click to provide data
DVI Port 1 1
USB Type-A Downstream Port 4 4
Upstream Port Unknown - Click to provide data 1
 
 
 
Ergonomics AOC Q3277PQU Samsung S32D850T
Height Adjustment 180mm
BEST
130mm
Tilt Angle
Swivel Angle Range Unknown - Click to provide data
 
 
 
Power AOC Q3277PQU Samsung S32D850T
Energy Efficiency Class
B
 B
B
 B
Typical Power Consumption 60W 60W
Standby Power Consumption 0.5W 0.45W
BEST
Power Consumption (PowerSave) Unknown - Click to provide data 46W
Power Consumption (off) 0.5W Unknown - Click to provide data
Maximum Power Consumption Unknown - Click to provide data 100W
Power Consumption (DPMS) Unknown - Click to provide data
 
 
 
Packaging Data AOC Q3277PQU Samsung S32D850T
Package Weight Unknown - Click to provide data 17.5kg
Package Height 858mm 536.96mm
BEST
Package Depth 248mm
BEST
355.85mm
Package Width 577mm
BEST
859.79mm
 
 
 
Operational Conditions AOC Q3277PQU Samsung S32D850T
Operating Relative Humidity (H-H) Unknown - Click to provide data
Operating Temperature (T-T) Unknown - Click to provide data
 
 
 
Weight & Dimensions AOC Q3277PQU Samsung S32D850T
Weight With Stand Unknown - Click to provide data 12.2kg
Height (with Stand) 659mm 629.92mm
BEST
Depth (with Stand) 171.2mm
BEST
279.9mm
Width (with Stand) 741.88mm 741.17mm
BEST
Weight Unknown - Click to provide data 9.4kg
Height Unknown - Click to provide data 440.94mm
Depth Unknown - Click to provide data 68.33mm
Width Unknown - Click to provide data 741.17mm
 
 
 
Packaging Content AOC Q3277PQU Samsung S32D850T
Cables Included
HDMI DVI
DisplayPort
 HDMI
 DVI
 DisplayPort
HDMI DVI
DisplayPort
 HDMI
 DVI
 DisplayPort
 
 
 
Technical Details AOC Q3277PQU Samsung S32D850T
Active Display Area (W X H)
708.5 x 398.5
 708.5 x 398.5
708.5 x 398.5
 708.5 x 398.5
Samsung Magic Function Unknown - Click to provide data

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