Asus MX259 vs DELL U2415
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Asus MX259vsDELL U2415

Asus MX259

82

Overall Score

82

Overall Score

Asus MX259

£215.99
Our Verdict:
A fully featured and critically acclaimed 25" PC monitor, with satisfactory running costs and a good price
95
Reviews
411 Reviews
80
Value for Money
Very Good
80
Features
Fully-Featured
70
Age
3 Years Old
60
Running Costs
£92 Over 5 Years
82
Overall Score
Excellent
25" 1920 X 1080 (Full HD) Pixels 80000000:1 No Jan 2015
Display Diagonal Display Resolution Dynamic Contrast Ratio 3D Release Date
Display Diagonal 25"
Display Resolution 1920 X 1080 (Full HD) Pixels
Dynamic Contrast Ratio 80000000:1
3D No
Release Date Jan 2015
DELL U2415

84

Overall Score

84

Overall Score

DELL U2415

£256.48
£75.81
Our Verdict:
A cheap and award winning 24.1" LCD screen, with very good features and low running costs
93
Reviews
547 Reviews + 2 Awards
86
Value for Money
Very Good
81
Features
Fully-Featured
76
Age
2 Years Old
72
Running Costs
£62 Over 5 Years
84
Overall Score
Excellent
24.1" 1920 X 1200 Pixels 2000000:1 No Oct 2015
Display Diagonal Display Resolution Dynamic Contrast Ratio 3D Release Date
Display Diagonal 24.1"
Display Resolution 1920 X 1200 Pixels
Dynamic Contrast Ratio 2000000:1
3D No
Release Date Oct 2015
Asus MX259

82

Overall Score

82

Overall Score

Asus MX259

£215.99
Our Verdict:
A fully featured and critically acclaimed 25" PC monitor, with satisfactory running costs and a good price
95
Reviews
411 Reviews
80
Value for Money
Very Good
80
Features
Fully-Featured
70
Age
3 Years Old
60
Running Costs
£92 Over 5 Years
82
Overall Score
Excellent
25" 1920 X 1080 (Full HD) Pixels 80000000:1 No Jan 2015
Display Diagonal Display Resolution Dynamic Contrast Ratio 3D Release Date
Display Diagonal 25"
Display Resolution 1920 X 1080 (Full HD) Pixels
Dynamic Contrast Ratio 80000000:1
3D No
Release Date Jan 2015
DELL U2415

84

Overall Score

84

Overall Score

DELL U2415

£256.48
£75.81
Our Verdict:
A cheap and award winning 24.1" LCD screen, with very good features and low running costs
93
Reviews
547 Reviews + 2 Awards
86
Value for Money
Very Good
81
Features
Fully-Featured
76
Age
2 Years Old
72
Running Costs
£62 Over 5 Years
84
Overall Score
Excellent
24.1" 1920 X 1200 Pixels 2000000:1 No Oct 2015
Display Diagonal Display Resolution Dynamic Contrast Ratio 3D Release Date
Display Diagonal 24.1"
Display Resolution 1920 X 1200 Pixels
Dynamic Contrast Ratio 2000000:1
3D No
Release Date Oct 2015

Top Prices

Asus MX259 DELL U2415
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£215.99
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£256.48
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Reasons For

Asus MX259 DELL U2415
6 Reasons For
Bigger Display Diagonal
The Asus MX259 is a 25" PC monitor. That's 0.9" bigger than the DELL U2415 (24.1").

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.

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20% Faster Response Time
The Asus MX259 has a response time of 5ms, however the DELL U2415 is a 6ms 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 Asus MX259 has a built-in speaker(s), whereas the DELL U2415 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 £40
The Asus MX259 is £40.49 cheaper than the DELL U2415.
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.
Better Expert Reviews
The Asus MX259 has an average expert review score of 93% based on 1 review, whereas the DELL U2415 has an average rating of 87% (based on 8 reviews).
3 Reasons For
Cheaper to Run by £31 Over Five Years
Over five years the DELL U2415 only costs £62 to run however the Asus MX259 costs £92 to run (50% more).
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A Little Better User Reviews
The DELL U2415 has an average user review score of 91% based on 422 reviews, whereas the Asus MX259 has an average rating of 89% (based on 395 reviews).
Better Brand
DELL PC monitors have an average rating of 89.5%, but Asus has an average rating of 88.2%.

Reasons Against

Asus MX259 DELL U2415
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Reviews & Awards

Awards

Asus MX259 DELL U2415
No awards found
2 Awards
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Average Expert Rating

The Asus MX259 has better expert reviews than the DELL U2415. The average expert reviews score for the Asus MX259 is 93% based on 1 review, where as the average score for the DELL U2415 is 87% based on 8 reviews.
Asus MX259 DELL U2415
Best
5 stars
1 review
4 stars
0 reviews
3 stars
0 reviews
2 stars
0 reviews
1 star
0 reviews
5 stars
1 review
4 stars
2 reviews
3 stars
0 reviews
2 stars
0 reviews
1 star
0 reviews

Average User Rating

The DELL U2415 has better user reviews than the Asus MX259. The average user reviews score for the DELL U2415 is 91% based on 422 reviews, where as the average score for the Asus MX259 is 89% based on 395 reviews.
Asus MX259 DELL U2415
5 stars
278 reviews
4 stars
61 reviews
3 stars
19 reviews
2 stars
20 reviews
1 star
17 reviews
Best
5 stars
306 reviews
4 stars
69 reviews
3 stars
19 reviews
2 stars
20 reviews
1 star
8 reviews

Average Brand Rating

DELL has a better average brand rating than Asus. The average brand rating for DELL is 89.52% based on 17,943 reviews, where as the average brand rating for Asus is 88.2% based on 43,342 reviews.
Asus MX259 DELL U2415
Asus

88

88

Based on 43,342 reviews
DELL

90

90

Based on 17,943 reviews

Proportion of Users That Recommend It

For both the DELL U2415 than the Asus MX259 the same percentage of owners recommend the product. In both cases 16.6% recommend the product, based on a total of 452 reviews for the DELL U2415 and 452 reviews for the DELL U2415.

Date Released

Asus MX259 DELL U2415
37 months old 28 months old Best

Key Features

Display Diagonal

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.

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.

Asus MX259 DELL U2415
Best
Yes
No

Width

Energy Efficiency

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.
Asus MX259
Asus
MX259
12 trees 0.46 tonnes CO2
DELL U2415
DELL
U2415
8 trees 0.31 tonnes CO2 (Best)

Specification

 
 
 
Display Asus MX259 DELL U2415
Display Diagonal 25"
BEST
24.1"
Display Resolution
1920 x 1200
 1920 x 1200
1920 x 1200
 1920 x 1200
Dynamic Contrast Ratio
80000000:1
 80000000:1
80000000:1
 80000000:1
Response Time 5ms
BEST
6ms
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
1920 x 1080 (HD 1080) 1920 x 1200 (WUXGA)
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
 1920 x 1200 (WUXGA)
1920 x 1080 (HD 1080) 1920 x 1200 (WUXGA)
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
 1920 x 1200 (WUXGA)
Supported Video Modes
1080p 720p
480p 360p
 1080p
 720p
 480p
 360p
1080p 720p
480p 360p
 1080p
 720p
 480p
 360p
HD Type
Full HD
 Full HD
Full HD
 Full HD
Digital Vertical Frequency Unknown - Click to provide data
Digital Horizontal Frequency Unknown - Click to provide data
Viewable Size Diagonal Unknown - Click to provide data 611mm
Vertical Viewable Size Unknown - Click to provide data 324mm
Horizontal Viewable Size Unknown - Click to provide data 518.4mm
Pixel Pitch
Display Diagonal (metric) 63.5cm
BEST
61.1cm
Display Brightness 250 Cd/m² 300 Cd/m²
BEST
Color Gamut Unknown - Click to provide data 91%
Maximum Refresh Rate Unknown - Click to provide data 60Hz
SRGB Coverage (typical) Unknown - Click to provide data
 
 
 
Ports & Interfaces Asus MX259 DELL U2415
HDMI Port 2 2
Headphone Outputs 1 Unknown - Click to provide data
DisplayPort Unknown - Click to provide data 2
Mini DisplayPort Unknown - Click to provide data 1
VGA (D-Sub) Port 1 Unknown - Click to provide data
DVI Port Unknown - Click to provide data
USB Type-A Downstream Port Unknown - Click to provide data 6
Upstream Port Unknown - Click to provide data 1
 
 
 
Multimedia Asus MX259 DELL U2415
Speaker 2 Unknown - Click to provide data
RMS Rated Power 6W Unknown - Click to provide data
Loudspeaker 2 Unknown - Click to provide data
 
 
 
Ergonomics Asus MX259 DELL U2415
Height Adjustment Unknown - Click to provide data 115mm
Tilt Angle Unknown - Click to provide data
 
 
 
Power Asus MX259 DELL U2415
Typical Power Consumption 35W 23W
BEST
Standby Power Consumption Unknown - Click to provide data 0.5W
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
Maximum Power Consumption Unknown - Click to provide data 75W
 
 
 
Packaging Data Asus MX259 DELL U2415
Package Weight 6.4kg
BEST
8.4kg
Package Height 117mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Package Depth 496mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Package Width 659mm Unknown - Click to provide data
 
 
 
Operational Conditions Asus MX259 DELL U2415
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 Asus MX259 DELL U2415
Weight With Stand 4.3kg Unknown - Click to provide data
Height (with Stand) 224mm
BEST
517.9mm
Depth (with Stand) 414mm 205mm
BEST
Width (with Stand) 578mm 532.2mm
BEST
Weight 4.3kg 4.3kg
Height Unknown - Click to provide data 350.6mm
Depth Unknown - Click to provide data 45.7mm
Width 578mm 532.2mm
 
 
 
Packaging Content Asus MX259 DELL U2415
Cables Included
VGA DisplayPort
 VGA
 DisplayPort
VGA DisplayPort
 VGA
 DisplayPort

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