Benq BL2420 vs DELL P2416D
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Benq BL2420vsDELL P2416D

Benq BL2420

81

Overall Score

81

Overall Score

Benq BL2420

£208.41
Our Verdict:
A fully featured and award winning 23.8" LCD screen, with moderate running costs and a fair price
92
Reviews
460 Reviews + 2 Awards
78
Value for Money
Very Good
82
Features
Fully-Featured
72
Age
2 Years Old
66
Running Costs
£73 Over 5 Years
81
Overall Score
Excellent
23.8" 2560 X 1440 Pixels 20000000:1 No Mar 2015
Display Diagonal Display Resolution Dynamic Contrast Ratio 3D Release Date
Display Diagonal 23.8"
Display Resolution 2560 X 1440 Pixels
Dynamic Contrast Ratio 20000000:1
3D No
Release Date Mar 2015
DELL P2416D

74

Overall Score

74

Overall Score
Our Verdict:
A fully featured and award winning 23.75" LCD screen, with satisfactory running costs
92
Reviews
61 Reviews + 1 Award
81
Features
Fully-Featured
75
Age
2 Years Old
63
Running Costs
£91 Over 5 Years
74
Overall Score
Very Good
23.75" 2560 X 1440 Pixels 2000000:1 No May 2015
Display Diagonal Display Resolution Dynamic Contrast Ratio 3D Release Date
Display Diagonal 23.75"
Display Resolution 2560 X 1440 Pixels
Dynamic Contrast Ratio 2000000:1
3D No
Release Date May 2015
Benq BL2420

81

Overall Score

81

Overall Score

Benq BL2420

£208.41
Our Verdict:
A fully featured and award winning 23.8" LCD screen, with moderate running costs and a fair price
92
Reviews
460 Reviews + 2 Awards
78
Value for Money
Very Good
82
Features
Fully-Featured
72
Age
2 Years Old
66
Running Costs
£73 Over 5 Years
81
Overall Score
Excellent
23.8" 2560 X 1440 Pixels 20000000:1 No Mar 2015
Display Diagonal Display Resolution Dynamic Contrast Ratio 3D Release Date
Display Diagonal 23.8"
Display Resolution 2560 X 1440 Pixels
Dynamic Contrast Ratio 20000000:1
3D No
Release Date Mar 2015
DELL P2416D

74

Overall Score

74

Overall Score
Our Verdict:
A fully featured and award winning 23.75" LCD screen, with satisfactory running costs
92
Reviews
61 Reviews + 1 Award
81
Features
Fully-Featured
75
Age
2 Years Old
63
Running Costs
£91 Over 5 Years
74
Overall Score
Very Good
23.75" 2560 X 1440 Pixels 2000000:1 No May 2015
Display Diagonal Display Resolution Dynamic Contrast Ratio 3D Release Date
Display Diagonal 23.75"
Display Resolution 2560 X 1440 Pixels
Dynamic Contrast Ratio 2000000:1
3D No
Release Date May 2015

Top Prices

Benq BL2420 DELL P2416D
9 to 5 Supplies
£208.41
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PC World Business
BenQ BL series BL2420PT - LED monitor - 23.8"
£238.94
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Insight
£239.99
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Amazon UK
BenQ BL2420PT 24inch QHD Designer Monitor (1440p, 100% sRGB, Rec 709, Height Adjustment, CAD/CAM and Animation Mode, VGA/DVI-DL/DP1.2/HDMI) - Black
£243.52
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Amazon UK
Benq 9H.LCWLA.TBE - BENQ BL2420PT 24 WIDE IPS LED MONITOR
£261.20
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KSN Online
£246.92
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24" BenQ BL2420PT, IPS, 2560x1440, 5ms, 20M_1, 300cd/m, 100% sRGB, HDMI/DP/DVI-D (Brand new, unopened) - on
£252.06
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Ginger6
£257.36
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BenQ BL2420PT 23.8"LED Monitor - 16:9 - 5 ms
£258.36
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Benq BL2420PT 23.8" 2K Ultra HD IPS Black computer monitor - 9H.LCWLA.TBE (Brand new, unopened) - on
£266.42
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Benq BL2420PT 23.8" Black 2K Ultra HD PC Flat Monitor/Panel - 2560 X 1440 Pixels (Brand new, unopened) - on
£267.79
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NEW! Benq Bl2420Pt 60.5 Cm 23.8" Led Lcd Monitor 16_9 5 Ms 2560 X 1440 16.7 Mill (Brand new, unopened) - on
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BenQ BL2420PT 60.5 cm (23.8") LED Monitor - 16_9 - 5 ms (Brand new, unopened)
£270.90
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BenQ BL2420PT 23.8" 2560x1440 5ms VGA/HDMI/DVI/DP IPS LED Monitor 9H.LCWLA.TBE (Brand new, unopened)
£279.69
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BenQ BL2420PT 24-inch 2K QHD Designer Monitor 2560 x 1440, 100% sRGB, Rec 709, - (Brand new, unopened)
£296.87
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Benq BL2420PT 23.8" 2K Ultra HD IPS Black computer monitor (Brand new, unopened)
£313.63
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BenQ BL2420PT 24inch QHD Designer Monitor 1440p, 100% sRGB, Rec 709, Height and (Brand new, unopened)
£340.53
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Kikatek Outlet
BenQ BL2420PT (24 inch) LCD Monitor 1000_1 300cd/m2 14ms 2560 x 1440 D-Sub/DVI-D (Brand new, unopened) - on
£280.09
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9H.LCWLA.TBE BenQ BL2420PT/24" UWHD 2560 x 1440 25_14 IPS - 9H.LCWLA.TBE (Monit (Brand new, unopened) - on
£281.98
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RapidWarehouse-Tech
BenQ BL2420PT Widescreen LCD Monitor 9H.LCWLA.TBE (Brand new, unopened) - on
£285.79
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Custom PC
£288.34
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GameSeek MegaStore
BENQ BL2420PT 24INCH 2K QHD DESIGNER MONITOR | FREE DELIVERY BRAND NEW (Brand new, unopened) - on
£311.97
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Reasons For

Benq BL2420 DELL P2416D
6 Reasons For
1% Bigger Display Diagonal
The Benq BL2420 is a 23.8" PC monitor. That's 0.050000000000001" bigger than the DELL P2416D (23.75").

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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1ms Faster Response Time
The Benq BL2420 has a response time of 5ms, whereas the DELL P2416D 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 Benq BL2420 has a built-in speaker(s), but the DELL P2416D 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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£18 Cheaper to Run Over Five Years
Over five years the Benq BL2420 is £18 cheaper to run than the DELL P2416D.
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One More Awards
The Benq BL2420 has 2 awards from expert review sites, however the DELL P2416D has 1 award.
Better Brand
Benq PC monitors have an average rating of 90.1%, however DELL has an average rating of 89.5%.
1 Reason For
User Reviews Are a Lot Better
The average user review score of the DELL P2416D is 95%, whereas the average rating of the Benq BL2420 is 85% (based on 245 reviews).

Reasons Against

Benq BL2420 DELL P2416D
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Reviews & Awards

Awards

The Benq BL2420 has more awards than the DELL P2416D. The Benq BL2420 has 2 awards, where as the DELL P2416D has 1 award. Compare all award winning PC monitors.
Benq BL2420 DELL P2416D
2 Awards Best
cnews.cz: Smart Buy hardware.info: Excellent
1 Award
winmagpro.nl: Test Winner

Average Expert Rating

Benq BL2420 DELL P2416D
5 stars
0 reviews
4 stars
0 reviews
3 stars
0 reviews
2 stars
0 reviews
1 star
0 reviews
Best
5 stars
3 reviews
4 stars
0 reviews
3 stars
0 reviews
2 stars
1 review
1 star
0 reviews

Average User Rating

The DELL P2416D has better user reviews than the Benq BL2420. The average user reviews score for the DELL P2416D is 95% based on 44 reviews, where as the average score for the Benq BL2420 is 85% based on 245 reviews.
Benq BL2420 DELL P2416D
5 stars
167 reviews
4 stars
31 reviews
3 stars
14 reviews
2 stars
8 reviews
1 star
25 reviews
Best
5 stars
33 reviews
4 stars
10 reviews
3 stars
1 review
2 stars
0 reviews
1 star
0 reviews

Average Brand Rating

Benq has a better average brand rating than DELL. The average brand rating for Benq is 90.09% based on 22,947 reviews, where as the average brand rating for DELL is 89.52% based on 17,943 reviews.
Benq BL2420 DELL P2416D
Benq

90

90

Based on 22,947 reviews
DELL

90

90

Based on 17,943 reviews

Date Released

Benq BL2420 DELL P2416D
35 months old 33 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.

Benq BL2420 DELL P2416D
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.
Benq BL2420
Benq
BL2420
9 trees 0.36 tonnes CO2 (Best)
DELL P2416D
DELL
P2416D
12 trees 0.45 tonnes CO2

Specification

 
 
 
Display Benq BL2420 DELL P2416D
Display Diagonal 23.8"
BEST
23.75"
Display Resolution
2560 x 1440
 2560 x 1440
2560 x 1440
 2560 x 1440
Dynamic Contrast Ratio
20000000:1
 20000000:1
20000000:1
 20000000:1
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
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 296.35mm 296mm
BEST
Horizontal Viewable Size 526.85mm 527mm
BEST
Pixel Pitch
Display Diagonal (metric) Unknown - Click to provide data 60.33cm
Display Brightness 300 Cd/m² 300 Cd/m²
Color Gamut 100% 99%
BEST
 
 
 
Ports & Interfaces Benq BL2420 DELL P2416D
HDMI Port 1 1
Headphone Outputs 1 Unknown - Click to provide data
DisplayPort 1 1
VGA (D-Sub) Port 1 1
DVI Port 1
BEST
USB Type-A Downstream Port 3 4
BEST
 
 
 
Multimedia Benq BL2420 DELL P2416D
Speaker 2 Unknown - Click to provide data
RMS Rated Power 2W Unknown - Click to provide data
Loudspeaker 2 Unknown - Click to provide data
 
 
 
Ergonomics Benq BL2420 DELL P2416D
Pivot Angle Unknown - Click to provide data
Height Adjustment 140mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Tilt Angle
Swivel Angle Range Unknown - Click to provide data
 
 
 
Power Benq BL2420 DELL P2416D
Typical Power Consumption 28W
BEST
35W
Standby Power Consumption Unknown - Click to provide data 0.3W
Input Current Unknown - Click to provide data 1.5A
Power Consumption (off) 0.3W Unknown - Click to provide data
 
 
 
Packaging Data Benq BL2420 DELL P2416D
Package Weight Unknown - Click to provide data 8.8kg
 
 
 
Operational Conditions Benq BL2420 DELL P2416D
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 Benq BL2420 DELL P2416D
Height (with Stand) 524.9mm 369mm
BEST
Depth (with Stand) 239.55mm 205mm
BEST
Width (with Stand) 563.2mm
BEST
565.6mm
Weight 7kg 3.6kg
BEST
Height 338.7mm 335.1mm
Depth 71.5mm 47mm
Width 563.2mm 565.6mm
 
 
 
Packaging Content Benq BL2420 DELL P2416D
Cables Included
DisplayPort
 DisplayPort
DisplayPort
 DisplayPort

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