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Benq BL2420U vs Samsung U24E850R

Benq BL2420U vs Samsung U24E850R

Benq BL2420U

37

Overall Score

Benq BL2420U

£410.36
Our Verdict:
An award winning 3840 x 2160 flatpanel monitor with an Editor's Choice award from one expert review website
88
8 Reviews + 2 Awards
6
Poor
8
Missing Some Features
57
2 Years Old
20
£149 Over 8 Years
Overall Score
37
Mediocre
23.6" 3840 X 2160 Pixels 20000000:1 LED May 2015
Display Diagonal Display Resolution Contrast Ratio (dynamic) Display Release Date
Samsung U24E850R

31

Overall Score
Our Verdict:
A 2 year old 3840 x 2400 LCD screen with alright reviews but poor features
66
24 Reviews
12
Missing Some Features
56
2 Years Old
28
£107 Over 8 Years
Overall Score
31
Mediocre
24" 3840 X 2400 Pixels LED No Apr 2015
Display Diagonal Display Resolution Display 3D Release Date

Top Prices

MR Systems
1 Price from 1 Store | £410.36
No prices found

Reviews & Awards

Awards
2 Awards
kitguru.net: Worth Buying
XSreviews.co.uk: Editor's Choice
No awards found
Average Expert Rating
Average User Rating

Energy Efficiency

Running Costs Over 5 Years
Electricity cost - switched on £ 148.70
Electricity cost - standby £ -
Total running cost £ 148.70
Electricity cost - switched on £ 105.12
Electricity cost - standby £ 1.54
Total running cost £ 106.66
Energy Efficiency Class
No data No data
Environmental Impact
0.74T
Running this PC monitor over 5 years will generate 0.74 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
19
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.
0.53T
Running this PC monitor over 5 years will generate 0.53 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
14
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.

Specification

Packaging Data

Package Weight 9.5kg Unknown - Click to provide data

Display

Display Diagonal 23.6" 24"
BEST
Display Resolution  3840 x 2160  3840 x 2400  3840 x 2160  3840 x 2400
BEST
Contrast Ratio (dynamic)  20000000:1
BEST
 20000000:1
Display  LED  LED
Supported Graphics Resolutions  3840 x 2160  3840 x 2160
BEST
HD Type  4K Ultra HD
BEST
 4K Ultra HD
Viewable Size, Vertical 293.22mm 293.22mm
Viewable Size, Horizontal 521.28mm 521.28mm
Aspect Ratio  16:9
BEST
 16:9
Vertical Scan Range Unknown - Click to provide data
Horizontal Scan Range Unknown - Click to provide data
Pixel Pitch Unknown - Click to provide data
Display Colour Count 16.77M Unknown - Click to provide data
Viewing Angle, Vertical 178° 178°
Viewing Angle, Horizontal 178° 178°
Contrast Ratio (typical)  1000:1
BEST
 1000:1
Display Diagonal (metric) Unknown - Click to provide data 59cm
Display Technology  IPS  IPS
Display Brightness 300 cd/m² 300 cd/m²
Response Time 4ms Unknown - Click to provide data
Color Gamut 100% 98%
BEST
Screen Shape  Flat  Flat
Native Aspect Ratio  16:9
BEST
 16:9
Colours  16.78 million colours  16.78 million colours
Dynamic Contrast Ratio Marketing Name  Mega Contrast  Mega Contrast
Display Brightness (min) Unknown - Click to provide data
Maximum Refresh Rate Unknown - Click to provide data 60Hz

Ports & Interfaces

Headphone Outputs 1 1
USB Version  3.1  3.0 (3.1 Gen 1)  3.0  3.1  3.0 (3.1 Gen 1)  3.0
DisplayPort 1 1
USB 3.0 Port 3 Unknown - Click to provide data
HDMI Port 2
BEST
1
Mini DisplayPort Unknown - Click to provide data 1
DVI Port 1 Unknown - Click to provide data
USB Type-A Downstream Port 3 4
BEST
USB Hub Version  USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1)  USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1)

Multimedia

RMS Rated Power 2W Unknown - Click to provide data
Loudspeaker 2 Unknown - Click to provide data
Speaker 2 Unknown - Click to provide data

Design

Feet Colour  Black  Black
Colour  Black  Black

Performance

Operating Systems Supported (Windows)  1  Windows 8  Windows 8.1  Windows 8.1 x64  Windows 8.1 Pro  Windows 8.1 Pro x64  Windows 8.1 Enterprise  Windows 8.1 Enterprise x64  W  Wi  Win  Windo  Windows 8.1 En  1  Windows 8  Windows 8.1  Windows 8.1 x64  Windows 8.1 Pro  Windows 8.1 Pro x64  Windows 8.1 Enterprise  Windows 8.1 Enterprise x64  W  Wi  Win  Windo  Windows 8.1 En
Mean Time Between Failures (MTBF) 60,000h Unknown - Click to provide data

Ergonomics

Height Adjustment 140mm
BEST
130mm
Tilt Angle Unknown - Click to provide data
Swivel Angle Range Unknown - Click to provide data

Power

Power Consumption (PowerSave) 0.5W Unknown - Click to provide data
Power Consumption (off) 0.5W Unknown - Click to provide data
Power Consumption (typical) 58W Unknown - Click to provide data
AC Input Voltage  230,120,5,12  230,120,12  5,12,120,230  120,230,5,12  230,120,5,12,100-240  24  100  120  230  100-240  240  12  5  230,120,5,12  230,120,12  5,12,120,230  120,230,5,12  230,120,5,12,100-240  24  100  120  230  100-240  240  12  5
Power Consumption (DPMS) Unknown - Click to provide data

Certificates

Certification  TCO
BEST
 TCO
Electromagnetic Compatibility  C-tick (Australia): AS/NZS3548(CISPR22)  CE(Europe): EN55022  EN55024  FCC(USA)  KN24  V-3  KC  CCC (China): GB 9254-2008  FCC (USA) FCC Part 15  KCC (Korea): KN22  Subpart B  VCCI (Japan) V-3 (CISPR22)  Subpart B class A  EN  CE  FCC  KCC  CCC  GB  VCCI  C-Tick  C-tick (Australia): AS/NZS3548(CISPR22)  CE(Europe): EN55022  EN55024  FCC(USA)  KN24  V-3  KC  CCC (China): GB 9254-2008  FCC (USA) FCC Part 15  KCC (Korea): KN22  Subpart B  VCCI (Japan) V-3 (CISPR22)  Subpart B class A  EN  CE  FCC  KCC  CCC  GB  VCCI  C-Tick
Safety  UL  EN60950  CCC(China): GB4943-2011  EN60950-1  KC(Korea): K60950-1  PSB(singapore)  GOST-R  CB  TUV  NEMKO  CSA  CCC  UL  EN60950  CCC(China): GB4943-2011  EN60950-1  KC(Korea): K60950-1  PSB(singapore)  GOST-R  CB  TUV  NEMKO  CSA  CCC
EPEAT Compliance  Silver  Silver

Weight & Dimensions

Weight 7.1kg Unknown - Click to provide data
Height 524.9mm 336.1mm
Depth 239.55mm 59.3mm
Width 563.2mm 561mm

Packaging Content

Cables Included  USB  DVI  DisplayPort  USB  DVI  DisplayPort

Other Features

Power Consumption (economy Mode) 35W Unknown - Click to provide data

Technical Details

Active Display Area (W X H) Unknown - Click to provide data 521.28mm
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