Asus VC239H vs Samsung S27E390H
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Asus VC239HvsSamsung S27E390H

Asus VC239H

95

Overall Score

95

Overall Score

Asus VC239H

£123.69
Our Verdict:
A very popular and affordable 23" LCD screen, with a gold award from one expert review website and 2 further awards from other expert sites
98
Reviews
271 Reviews + 3 Awards
98
Value for Money
Excellent
91
Features
Fully-Featured
89
Age
2 Years Old
97
Running Costs
£32 Over 5 Years
95
Overall Score
Excellent
23" 1920 X 1080 (Full HD) Pixels 80000000:1 No Jun 2015 C
Display Diagonal Display Resolution Dynamic Contrast Ratio 3D Release Date Energy Efficiency
Display Diagonal 23"
Display Resolution 1920 X 1080 (Full HD) Pixels
Dynamic Contrast Ratio 80000000:1
3D No
Release Date Jun 2015
Energy Efficiency C
Samsung S27E390H

95

Overall Score

95

Overall Score

Samsung S27E390H

£176.39
Our Verdict:
A positively reviewed and best selling 27" LCD screen, with spectacularly low running costs and a phenomenally fair price
98
Reviews
6 Reviews
98
Value for Money
Excellent
93
Features
Fully-Featured
88
Age
2 Years Old
96
Running Costs
£34 Over 5 Years
95
Overall Score
Excellent
27" 1920 X 1080 (Full HD) Pixels No 4ms Feb 2015 A
Display Diagonal Display Resolution 3D Response Time Release Date Energy Efficiency
Display Diagonal 27"
Display Resolution 1920 X 1080 (Full HD) Pixels
3D No
Response Time 4ms
Release Date Feb 2015
Energy Efficiency A
Asus VC239H

95

Overall Score

95

Overall Score

Asus VC239H

£123.69
Our Verdict:
A very popular and affordable 23" LCD screen, with a gold award from one expert review website and 2 further awards from other expert sites
98
Reviews
271 Reviews + 3 Awards
98
Value for Money
Excellent
91
Features
Fully-Featured
89
Age
2 Years Old
97
Running Costs
£32 Over 5 Years
95
Overall Score
Excellent
23" 1920 X 1080 (Full HD) Pixels 80000000:1 No Jun 2015 C
Display Diagonal Display Resolution Dynamic Contrast Ratio 3D Release Date Energy Efficiency
Display Diagonal 23"
Display Resolution 1920 X 1080 (Full HD) Pixels
Dynamic Contrast Ratio 80000000:1
3D No
Release Date Jun 2015
Energy Efficiency C
Samsung S27E390H

95

Overall Score

95

Overall Score

Samsung S27E390H

£176.39
Our Verdict:
A positively reviewed and best selling 27" LCD screen, with spectacularly low running costs and a phenomenally fair price
98
Reviews
6 Reviews
98
Value for Money
Excellent
93
Features
Fully-Featured
88
Age
2 Years Old
96
Running Costs
£34 Over 5 Years
95
Overall Score
Excellent
27" 1920 X 1080 (Full HD) Pixels No 4ms Feb 2015 A
Display Diagonal Display Resolution 3D Response Time Release Date Energy Efficiency
Display Diagonal 27"
Display Resolution 1920 X 1080 (Full HD) Pixels
3D No
Response Time 4ms
Release Date Feb 2015
Energy Efficiency A

Top Prices

Asus VC239H Samsung S27E390H
BT Shop
Asus VC239H 23 1920x1080 5ms VGA DVI HDMI IPS Monitor
£123.69
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BT Business Direct
Asus VC239H 23 1920x1080 5ms VGA DVI HDMI IPS Monitor
£123.69
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PC World Business
ASUS VC239H - LED monitor - Full HD (1080p) - 23"
£126.38
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Novatech
Asus VC239H - IPS LED monitor - 23"
£130.40
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Laptops Direct
GRADE A1 - Asus 23 VC239H-W Ultra-low Blue Light Flicker Free IPS Full HD Monitor
£132.97
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eBay
ASUS VC239H Monitor, FHD 1920x1080, IPS, Frameless, Flicker Free, Low Light, TUV (Brand new, unopened)
£143.17
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eBay
ASUS VC239H Monitor, FHD (1920x1080), IPS, Frameless, Flicker Free, Low Light, (Brand new, unopened)
£146.70
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eBay
ASUS VC239H Monitor, FHD 1920x1080, IPS, Frameless, Flicker Free, Low Light, TUV (Brand new, unopened)
£146.85
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eBay
VC239H Asus VC239H (23 inch) Full HD IPS Monitor 1000_1 250cd/m2 1920x1080 5ms H (Brand new, unopened)
£156.99
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eBay
ASUS VC239H Monitor, FHD (1920x1080), IPS, Frameless, Flicker Free, Low Light, T (Brand new, unopened)
£176.88
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eBay
ASUS VC239H Monitor FHD (1920x1080) IPS Frameless Flicker Free Low Light TUV ... (Brand new, unopened)
£382.67
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ASUS VC239H Monitor FHD 1920x1080 IPS Frameless Flicker Free Low Light 23inch (Brand new, unopened) - on
£146.68
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ASUS VC239H Monitor FHD 1920x1080 IPS Frameless Flicker Free PC Gaming 23" Black (Brand new, unopened) - on
£147.69
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ASUS VC239H Monitor, FHD (1920x1080), IPS, Frameless, Flicker Free, Low Light, T (Brand new, unopened) - on
£148.52
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SmartTeck outlet
ASUS VC239H 23" Full HD AH-IPS Black computer monitor LED display - VC239H (Brand new, unopened) - on
£150.63
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SmartTeck outlet
ASUS VC239H 23" Full HD IPS Matt Black computer monitor - 90LM01E0-B02170 (Brand new, unopened) - on
£172.23
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Yachew Ltd
ASUS VC239H Monitor, FHD 1920x1080, IPS, Frameless, Flicker Free, Low Light, T (Brand new, unopened) - on
£150.91
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ASUS VC239H Monitor FHD (1920x1080) IPS Frameless Flicker Free Low Light TUV ... (Brand new, unopened) - on
£151.31
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£152.56
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£153.44
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ASUS VC239H 23 Monitor LED AH-IPS, Full HD 1920x1080, 250cd/m2, 5ms, HDMI, DVI-D (Brand new, unopened) - on
£157.49
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ASUS VC239H Monitor, FHD (1920x1080), IPS, Frameless, Flicker Free, Low Light, T (Brand new, unopened) - on
£163.33
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ASUS VC239H 23-inch Full HD IPS Matt Black Computer Monitor (Brand new, unopened) - on
£164.38
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ASUS VC239H Monitor, FHD (1920x1080), IPS, Frameless, Flicker Free, Low Light, (Brand new, unopened) - on
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£191.09
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£196.86
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ASUS VC239H 23" Full HD AH-IPS Black computer monitor LED display
£206.61
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Asus VC239H 23" Dvi Vga Hdmi Vesa Ips Monitor
£221.27
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Asus VC239H 23 ", Full HD, 1920 x 1080 pixels, 16_9, LED, IPS, 5 ms, 250... (Brand new, unopened) - on
£318.00
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AWD-IT
Out of stock
£137.49
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eBay
Samsung S27E390H 27inch LED Monitor - Full HD 1080p, 4ms Response, HDMI (Brand new, unopened)
£176.39
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Samsung S27E390H 27inch LED Monitor - Full HD 1080p, 4ms Response, HDMI (Brand new, unopened) - on
£176.40
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Amazon UK
Samsung S27E390HS 48.6 cm LCD/LED Monitor - Black
£177.55
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Reasons For

Asus VC239H Samsung S27E390H
5 Reasons For
Cheaper by £53
The Asus VC239H is £52.70 cheaper than the Samsung S27E390H.
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.
Cheaper to Run by £3 Over Five Years
Over five years the Asus VC239H only costs £32 to run however the Samsung S27E390H costs £34 to run (8% more).
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More Popular
The Asus VC239H is a more popular choice amongst buyers.
Better Brand
Asus PC monitors have an average rating of 86.2%, but Samsung has an average rating of 83.6%.
4 Reasons For
15% Bigger Display Diagonal
The Samsung S27E390H is a 27" PC monitor. That's 4" bigger than the Asus VC239H (23").

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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Faster Response Time
The Samsung S27E390H has a response time of 4ms, but the Asus VC239H 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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Energy Efficiency Rating is Better
The Samsung S27E390H has an energy efficiency rating of "A", however the Asus VC239H has a rating of "C".
Slightly Better User Reviews
The Samsung S27E390H has an average user review score of 93%, however the Asus VC239H has an average rating of 90% (based on 162 reviews).

Reviews & Awards

Awards

Asus VC239H Samsung S27E390H
3 Awards
back2gaming.com: Gold Expert Reviews: Recommended reimarufiles.com: Silver Award
No awards found

Average Expert Rating

Asus VC239H Samsung S27E390H
Best
5 stars
3 reviews
4 stars
1 review
3 stars
0 reviews
2 stars
0 reviews
1 star
0 reviews
No reviews found

Average User Rating

The Samsung S27E390H has better user reviews than the Asus VC239H. The average user reviews score for the Samsung S27E390H is 93% based on 6 reviews, where as the average score for the Asus VC239H is 90% based on 162 reviews.
Asus VC239H Samsung S27E390H
5 stars
112 reviews
4 stars
31 reviews
3 stars
11 reviews
2 stars
2 reviews
1 star
6 reviews
Best
5 stars
4 reviews
4 stars
2 reviews
3 stars
0 reviews
2 stars
0 reviews
1 star
0 reviews

Average Brand Rating

Asus has a better average brand rating than Samsung. The average brand rating for Asus is 86.24% based on 44,043 reviews, where as the average brand rating for Samsung is 83.61% based on 8,676 reviews.
Asus VC239H Samsung S27E390H
Asus

86

86

Based on 44,043 reviews
Samsung

84

84

Based on 8,676 reviews

Date Released

Asus VC239H Samsung S27E390H
32 months old Best 36 months old

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.

Width

Energy Efficiency

Energy Efficiency Class

Asus VC239H Samsung S27E390H

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 VC239H
Asus
VC239H
4 trees 0.16 tonnes CO2 (Best)
Samsung S27E390H
Samsung
S27E390H
4 trees 0.17 tonnes CO2

Specification

 
 
 
Display Asus VC239H Samsung S27E390H
Display Diagonal 23" 27"
BEST
Display Resolution
1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
 1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
 1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
Dynamic Contrast Ratio
80000000:1
 80000000:1
80000000:1
 80000000:1
Response Time 5ms 4ms
BEST
Vertical Viewing Angle 178° 178°
Horizontal Viewing Angle 178° 178°
Typical Contrast Ratio
1000:1
 1000:1
1000:1
 1000:1
Display
LED IPS
 LED
 IPS
LED IPS
 LED
 IPS
Supported Graphics Resolutions
1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
Supported Video Modes
1080p
 1080p
1080p
 1080p
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 584.2mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Vertical Scan Range Unknown - Click to provide data
Horizontal Scan Range Unknown - Click to provide data
Pixel Pitch
Display Colour Count 16.7M Unknown - Click to provide data
Display Diagonal (metric) 58.4cm 68.5cm
BEST
Display Brightness 250 Cd/m² 300 Cd/m²
BEST
Display Brightness (min) Unknown - Click to provide data 240 Cd/m²
 
 
 
Ports & Interfaces Asus VC239H Samsung S27E390H
HDMI Port 1 1
Headphone Outputs Unknown - Click to provide data 1
DVI-D Port 1 Unknown - Click to provide data
VGA (D-Sub) Port 1 1
DVI Port 1
BEST
 
 
 
Multimedia Asus VC239H Samsung S27E390H
Speaker 2 Unknown - Click to provide data
RMS Rated Power 3W Unknown - Click to provide data
Loudspeaker 2 Unknown - Click to provide data
 
 
 
Ergonomics Asus VC239H Samsung S27E390H
Tilt Angle
 
 
 
Power Asus VC239H Samsung S27E390H
Energy Efficiency Class
C
 C
C
 C
Typical Power Consumption 22W
BEST
25W
Standby Power Consumption 0.5W 0.3W
BEST
Power Consumption (PowerSave) 0.5W
BEST
17.8W
Power Consumption (off) 0.5W Unknown - Click to provide data
Annual Energy Consumption 33kWh
BEST
37kWh
Maximum Power Consumption Unknown - Click to provide data 29W
Power Consumption (DPMS) Unknown - Click to provide data
 
 
 
Packaging Data Asus VC239H Samsung S27E390H
Package Weight 5.2kg
BEST
6.6kg
Package Height 448mm 140mm
BEST
Package Depth 121mm
BEST
442mm
Package Width 589mm
BEST
703mm
 
 
 
Operational Conditions Asus VC239H Samsung S27E390H
Operating Relative Humidity (H-H) Unknown - Click to provide data
Operating Temperature (T-T) Unknown - Click to provide data
 
 
 
Certificates Asus VC239H Samsung S27E390H
Compliance Industry Standards
Rohs
 Rohs
Rohs
 Rohs
 
 
 
Weight & Dimensions Asus VC239H Samsung S27E390H
Weight With Stand 5.2kg 5.1kg
BEST
Height (with Stand) 383.17mm
BEST
452.9mm
Depth (with Stand) 199.55mm 181.9mm
BEST
Width (with Stand) 533.2mm
BEST
626mm
Weight 3.4kg
BEST
4.6kg
Height 383.17mm 377.2mm
Depth 45.75mm 70.8mm
Width 533.2mm 626mm
 
 
 
Packaging Content Asus VC239H Samsung S27E390H
Cables Included
VGA DVI
 VGA
 DVI
VGA DVI
 VGA
 DVI
 
 
 
Other Features Asus VC239H Samsung S27E390H
User Controls Unknown - Click to provide data
Dimensions (WxDxH) Unknown - Click to provide data
Native Resolution
1920 x 1080
 1920 x 1080
1920 x 1080
 1920 x 1080
 
 
 
Technical Details Asus VC239H Samsung S27E390H
Features Unknown - Click to provide data
Speakers Unknown - Click to provide data
Active Display Area (W X H)
597.9 x 336.3
 597.9 x 336.3
597.9 x 336.3
 597.9 x 336.3
Samsung Magic Function Unknown - Click to provide data

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