Benq GW2255 vs Benq GW2265M
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Benq GW2255vsBenq GW2265M

Benq GW2255

83

Overall Score

83

Overall Score

Benq GW2255

£85.99
£7.89
Our Verdict:
A top-value and classic 21.5" PC screen, with low running costs and good features
96
Reviews
27 Reviews
96
Value for Money
Excellent
71
Features
Good Features
60
Age
4 Years Old
77
Running Costs
£55 Over 5 Years
83
Overall Score
Excellent
21.5" 1920 X 1080 (Full HD) Pixels 20000000:1 No Nov 2013
Display Diagonal Display Resolution Dynamic Contrast Ratio 3D Release Date
Display Diagonal 21.5"
Display Resolution 1920 X 1080 (Full HD) Pixels
Dynamic Contrast Ratio 20000000:1
3D No
Release Date Nov 2013
Benq GW2265M

71

Overall Score

71

Overall Score
Our Verdict:
A good spec and classic 21.5" flatpanel monitor, with low running costs
88
Reviews
10 Reviews
74
Features
Good Features
72
Age
3 Years Old
71
Running Costs
£68 Over 5 Years
71
Overall Score
Very Good
21.5" 1920 X 1080 (Full HD) Pixels 20000000:1 No Nov 2014
Display Diagonal Display Resolution Dynamic Contrast Ratio 3D Release Date
Display Diagonal 21.5"
Display Resolution 1920 X 1080 (Full HD) Pixels
Dynamic Contrast Ratio 20000000:1
3D No
Release Date Nov 2014
Benq GW2255

83

Overall Score

83

Overall Score

Benq GW2255

£85.99
£7.89
Our Verdict:
A top-value and classic 21.5" PC screen, with low running costs and good features
96
Reviews
27 Reviews
96
Value for Money
Excellent
71
Features
Good Features
60
Age
4 Years Old
77
Running Costs
£55 Over 5 Years
83
Overall Score
Excellent
21.5" 1920 X 1080 (Full HD) Pixels 20000000:1 No Nov 2013
Display Diagonal Display Resolution Dynamic Contrast Ratio 3D Release Date
Display Diagonal 21.5"
Display Resolution 1920 X 1080 (Full HD) Pixels
Dynamic Contrast Ratio 20000000:1
3D No
Release Date Nov 2013
Benq GW2265M

71

Overall Score

71

Overall Score
Our Verdict:
A good spec and classic 21.5" flatpanel monitor, with low running costs
88
Reviews
10 Reviews
74
Features
Good Features
72
Age
3 Years Old
71
Running Costs
£68 Over 5 Years
71
Overall Score
Very Good
21.5" 1920 X 1080 (Full HD) Pixels 20000000:1 No Nov 2014
Display Diagonal Display Resolution Dynamic Contrast Ratio 3D Release Date
Display Diagonal 21.5"
Display Resolution 1920 X 1080 (Full HD) Pixels
Dynamic Contrast Ratio 20000000:1
3D No
Release Date Nov 2014

Top Prices

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£85.99
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Reasons For

Benq GW2255 Benq GW2265M
2 Reasons For
19% Cheaper to Run Over Five Years
Over five years the Benq GW2255 is £13 cheaper to run than the Benq GW2265M.
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Vastly Better User Reviews
Based on 15 user reviews, the Benq GW2255 has an average review score of 93%, however the Benq GW2265M has an average rating of 70% (based on 4 reviews).
1 Reason For
Audio Output
The Benq GW2265M has an audio output, however the Benq GW2255 does not have an audio output.

This denotes whether the monitor has a jack to allow speakers or headphone to be plugged in.

A direct audio out is helpful if you want to listen to music from your computer - it means you can use a headset or speakers without having to rummage under your desk to plug the cable into the back of your computer.

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Reviews & Awards

Average Expert Rating

Benq GW2255 Benq GW2265M
5 stars
0 reviews
4 stars
0 reviews
3 stars
0 reviews
2 stars
0 reviews
1 star
0 reviews
Best
5 stars
0 reviews
4 stars
1 review
3 stars
0 reviews
2 stars
0 reviews
1 star
0 reviews

Average User Rating

The Benq GW2255 has better user reviews than the Benq GW2265M. The average user reviews score for the Benq GW2255 is 93% based on 15 reviews, where as the average score for the Benq GW2265M is 70% based on 4 reviews.
Benq GW2255 Benq GW2265M
Best
5 stars
12 reviews
4 stars
2 reviews
3 stars
1 review
2 stars
0 reviews
1 star
0 reviews
5 stars
2 reviews
4 stars
0 reviews
3 stars
1 review
2 stars
0 reviews
1 star
1 review

Date Released

Benq GW2255 Benq GW2265M
51 months old 39 months old Best

Key Features

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 GW2255
Benq
GW2255
7 trees 0.27 tonnes CO2 (Best)
Benq GW2265M
Benq
GW2265M
9 trees 0.34 tonnes CO2

Specification

 
 
 
Display Benq GW2255 Benq GW2265M
Display Diagonal 21.5" 21.5"
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
20000000:1
 20000000:1
20000000:1
 20000000:1
Response Time 6ms 6ms
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
1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
Supported Video Modes
1080p 1080i
720p
 1080p
 1080i
 720p
1080p 1080i
720p
 1080p
 1080i
 720p
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
Vertical Viewable Size 268mm
BEST
268.11mm
Horizontal Viewable Size 477mm
BEST
476.64mm
Vertical Scan Range
Horizontal Scan Range
Pixel Pitch
Display Diagonal (metric) 54.61cm Unknown - Click to provide data
Display Brightness 250 Cd/m² 250 Cd/m²
Color Gamut 72% 72%
 
 
 
Ports & Interfaces Benq GW2255 Benq GW2265M
HDMI Port 1 1
Headphone Outputs 1 1
DVI-D Port Unknown - Click to provide data 1
VGA (D-Sub) Port 1 1
DVI Port 1 1
 
 
 
Multimedia Benq GW2255 Benq GW2265M
Speaker 2 2
Audio System Unknown - Click to provide data
RMS Rated Power 2W 2W
Loudspeaker 2 2
 
 
 
Ergonomics Benq GW2255 Benq GW2265M
Tilt Angle
Number of OSD Languages 17 17
 
 
 
Power Benq GW2255 Benq GW2265M
Typical Power Consumption 28W
BEST
30W
Standby Power Consumption 0.3W 0.3W
Power Consumption (PowerSave) 21W 0.3W
BEST
Power Consumption (off) Unknown - Click to provide data 0.3W
Maximum Power Consumption 21W
BEST
26W
 
 
 
Packaging Data Benq GW2255 Benq GW2265M
Package Weight 4.8kg 4.4kg
BEST
Package Height 397mm
BEST
400mm
Package Depth 122mm 110mm
BEST
Package Width 583mm 581mm
BEST
 
 
 
Weight & Dimensions Benq GW2255 Benq GW2265M
Weight With Stand 3.7kg Unknown - Click to provide data
Height (with Stand) 400mm 396.96mm
BEST
Depth (with Stand) 174mm
BEST
185.74mm
Width (with Stand) 525mm 510.24mm
BEST
Weight 3.7kg 3.4kg
BEST
Height 400mm 399.4mm
Depth 174mm 18.7mm
Width 525mm 583.7mm
 
 
 
Packaging Content Benq GW2255 Benq GW2265M
Cables Included
AC VGA
 AC
 VGA
AC VGA
 AC
 VGA
 
 
 
Other Features Benq GW2255 Benq GW2265M
Power Consumption (economy Mode) Unknown - Click to provide data 18W
Quantity Unknown - Click to provide data
Mounting Unknown - Click to provide data
Bezel Width Unknown - Click to provide data

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