DELL P2715Q vs DELL UP2715K
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DELL P2715Q

77

Overall Score

77

Overall Score

DELL P2715Q

£619.74
£255.28
Our Verdict:
A fully featured and award winning 27" PC display, with an Editor's Choice award from one expert review website
94
Reviews
457 Reviews + 1 Award
52
Value for Money
Average
85
Features
Fully-Featured
85
Age
17 Months Old
58
Running Costs
£130 Over 5 Years
77
Overall Score
Very Good
27" 3840 X 2160 (4K) Pixels 2000000:1 No Sep 2016
Display Diagonal Display Resolution Dynamic Contrast Ratio 3D Release Date
Display Diagonal 27"
Display Resolution 3840 X 2160 (4K) Pixels
Dynamic Contrast Ratio 2000000:1
3D No
Release Date Sep 2016
DELL UP2715K

76

Overall Score

76

Overall Score

DELL UP2715K

£699.00
£200.00
Our Verdict:
A multi award winning and fully featured 27" PC display, with alright running costs
94
Reviews
51 Reviews + 10 Awards
86
Features
Fully-Featured
85
Age
17 Months Old
54
Running Costs
£260 Over 5 Years
76
Overall Score
Very Good
27" 5120 X 2880 Pixels No 8ms Sep 2016
Display Diagonal Display Resolution 3D Response Time Release Date
Display Diagonal 27"
Display Resolution 5120 X 2880 Pixels
3D No
Response Time 8ms
Release Date Sep 2016
DELL P2715Q

77

Overall Score

77

Overall Score

DELL P2715Q

£619.74
£255.28
Our Verdict:
A fully featured and award winning 27" PC display, with an Editor's Choice award from one expert review website
94
Reviews
457 Reviews + 1 Award
52
Value for Money
Average
85
Features
Fully-Featured
85
Age
17 Months Old
58
Running Costs
£130 Over 5 Years
77
Overall Score
Very Good
27" 3840 X 2160 (4K) Pixels 2000000:1 No Sep 2016
Display Diagonal Display Resolution Dynamic Contrast Ratio 3D Release Date
Display Diagonal 27"
Display Resolution 3840 X 2160 (4K) Pixels
Dynamic Contrast Ratio 2000000:1
3D No
Release Date Sep 2016
DELL UP2715K

76

Overall Score

76

Overall Score

DELL UP2715K

£699.00
£200.00
Our Verdict:
A multi award winning and fully featured 27" PC display, with alright running costs
94
Reviews
51 Reviews + 10 Awards
86
Features
Fully-Featured
85
Age
17 Months Old
54
Running Costs
£260 Over 5 Years
76
Overall Score
Very Good
27" 5120 X 2880 Pixels No 8ms Sep 2016
Display Diagonal Display Resolution 3D Response Time Release Date
Display Diagonal 27"
Display Resolution 5120 X 2880 Pixels
3D No
Response Time 8ms
Release Date Sep 2016

Top Prices

DELL P2715Q DELL UP2715K
Amazon UK
Dell P2715Q Monitor
£619.74
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DELL 210-ADVJ - 27IN LED 3840X2160 16:9 6 MS - P2715Q 1000:1 HDMI/MHL IN
£659.27
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2 Prices from 1 Store | £619.74-£659.27
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£699.00
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1 Price from 1 Store | £699.00
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Reasons For

DELL P2715Q DELL UP2715K
7 Reasons For
Built-In USB Hub
The DELL P2715Q has a built-in USB hub, however the DELL UP2715K does not have a built-in USB hub.

This indicates whether the monitor has a bank of USBs built into it or not.

A usb hub provides a helpful area to plug in memory cards, charging cables and other peripherals without having to ferret under your desk to plug them into the back of the computer.

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Cheaper by £79
The DELL P2715Q costs £619.74, whereas the DELL UP2715K is £699.00.
£132 Cheaper to Run Over Five Years
Over five years the DELL P2715Q only costs £131 to run whereas the DELL UP2715K costs £263 to run (101% more).
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A Bit Better Expert Reviews
The DELL P2715Q has an average expert review score of 87%, but the DELL UP2715K has an average rating of 85% (based on 29 reviews).
A Bit Better User Reviews
The DELL P2715Q has an average user review score of 90%, but the DELL UP2715K has an average rating of 88% (based on 29 reviews).
Better 4k.com Review Score
The DELL P2715Q has a 4k.com review score of 86%, however the DELL UP2715K's rating was only 79% from the same site.
Better Digitaltrends.com Review Score
Digitaltrends.com's DELL P2715Q review gave it a score of 90%, however the rating of the DELL UP2715K was only 80% from the same site.
4 Reasons For
13% Faster Response Time
The DELL UP2715K has a response time of 8ms, however the DELL P2715Q is a 9ms 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 DELL UP2715K has a built-in speaker(s), whereas the DELL P2715Q 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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Nine More Awards
The DELL UP2715K has 10 awards from expert review sites, but the DELL P2715Q has 1 award.
Better Monitornerds.com Review Score
Monitornerds.com gave the DELL UP2715K a review score of 94%, but the rating of the DELL P2715Q was only 92% from the same site.

Reasons Against

DELL P2715Q DELL UP2715K
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Reviews & Awards

Awards

The DELL UP2715K has more awards than the DELL P2715Q. The DELL UP2715K has 10 awards, where as the DELL P2715Q has 1 award. Compare all award winning PC monitors.
DELL P2715Q DELL UP2715K
1 Award
Digitaltrends.com: Editor's Choice
10 Awards Best
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Average Expert Rating

The DELL P2715Q has better expert reviews than the DELL UP2715K. The average expert reviews score for the DELL P2715Q is 87% based on 13 reviews, where as the average score for the DELL UP2715K is 85% based on 29 reviews.
DELL P2715Q DELL UP2715K
Best
5 stars
5 reviews
4 stars
1 review
3 stars
0 reviews
2 stars
0 reviews
1 star
0 reviews
5 stars
9 reviews
4 stars
4 reviews
3 stars
0 reviews
2 stars
0 reviews
1 star
0 reviews

Average User Rating

The DELL P2715Q has better user reviews than the DELL UP2715K. The average user reviews score for the DELL P2715Q is 90% based on 326 reviews, where as the average score for the DELL UP2715K is 88% based on 29 reviews.
DELL P2715Q DELL UP2715K
Best
5 stars
240 reviews
4 stars
48 reviews
3 stars
14 reviews
2 stars
8 reviews
1 star
16 reviews
5 stars
17 reviews
4 stars
8 reviews
3 stars
3 reviews
2 stars
1 review
1 star
0 reviews

Proportion of Users That Recommend It

For both the DELL P2715Q than the DELL UP2715K the same percentage of owners recommend the product. In both cases 26.3% recommend the product, based on a total of 358 reviews for the DELL P2715Q and 358 reviews for the DELL P2715Q.

Uk.hardware.info Review Score

DELL P2715Q DELL UP2715K
Uk.hardware.info logo
The amount of Ultra HD monitors available on the market grows steadily while their prices continue to drop. If you need a new monitor, you definitely want to consider an UHD-model. This test offers you a good overview, as we test 22 of these monitors...
This year there is more choice than ever if you are looking for a new monitor. Even within the ultra hd segment there is a lot to choose from. Of the 22 monitors that we tested for this article, none of them are straight up bad monitors. Overall we c...
Dec 2016
Uk.hardware.info logo
For those of you who find that UHD resolutions aren't enough, Dell, for a little while now, has got you covered with a 5K monitor. The Dell UltraSharp UP2715K is the ultimate monitor, at least on paper, with 5120x2880 pixels and support for the Adobe...
Ulitmate
Lekker skjerm med god ergonomi og ekstremt skarpt og godt bilde
Vi gir ogs pluss for bra hyttalere
Svrt dyr, burde hatt USBporter lettere tilgjengelig, krever helt spesiell maskinvare for kunne drives i 5Kopplsning, mangler HDMIinngang
Sometimes you have to work really hard to achieve something, but that makes reaching your goal even sweeter: our first monitor review from Dell in a really long time has truly been something special. The UltraSharp UP2715K is an exceptional monitor, ...
Nov 2015

Monitornerds.com Review Score

DELL P2715Q DELL UP2715K
Monitornerds.com logo
The Dell P2715Q has several advantages if you are keen on the 4K resolution. It comes with multiple ports for various connections and anti-glare coating. First thing to notice is the stand which gives the impress of stability and quality while you ad...
The Dell P2715Q has several advantages if you are keen on the 4K resolution. It comes with multiple ports for various connections and anti-glare coating. First thing to notice is the stand which gives the impress of stability and quality while you ad...
Jan 2016
Best
Monitornerds.com logo
The Dell UltraSharp UP2715K is a 27-inch monitor with a 5K or 5120 x 2,880 resolution meant to be a Retina Display alternative. This flagship display from Dell boasts of impressive imaging specifications to go with its fantastic resolution elega......
The Dell Ultrasharp UP2715K is an excellent 5K monitor worthy of its hefty price tag due to its stunning 5K detail and color performance for any situation it encounters in your hands. The exterior design and included features are robust and excellent...
Jan 2017

4k.com Review Score

DELL P2715Q DELL UP2715K
Best
4k.com logo
Dell was definitely one of the first companies to really embrace 4K UHD monitor technology and since they did that, the company hasn't disappointed too much with the quality of its new products. The P2715Q is no exception to this and as one of Dell's...
Excellent refresh rate
Superb contrast ratio
Very high color gamut
16 9 aspect ratio perfecto for gaming
Full connectivity package
DisplayPort 1.2
Utilitarian design without elegance
Possible lag due to IPS
Possible scaling problems with SD and HD graphics
The bottom line is that we have an excellent 4K monitor in the Dell P2715Q. It may not be pretty but it's close to the top of the line as far as this hardware category goes. And the price is quite reasonable.Check the Price of Dell Ultra HD 4k P2715Q...
Apr 2015
4k.com logo
Well before Apple revealed its exquisite iMac desktop computer with a 5K Retina display, backin September of 2014, Dell teasingly showed fans a PC display that could have definitely been called ahead of its time. The Ultra HD 5K UP2715K 27-Inch monit...
Excellent refresh rate, decent contrast ratio
Very high color gamut
16 9 aspect ratio
The 5K resolution
Nice design
Two DisplayPort 1.2 ports
Bad response time
Too expensive
Scales SD and HD video badly thanks to 5K resolution
This is a great monitor but on the whole, it's a bit too expensive for what it offers. You're better off with a much cheaper 4K monitor with better response times for any 4K gaming you'd want to do and a professional 4K monitor that includes better s...
Jun 2015

Digitaltrends.com Review Score

DELL P2715Q DELL UP2715K
Best
Digitaltrends.com logo
Dell was one of the first to jump on 4K monitors, offering models to consumers as early as winter 2013. Perhaps too early, as those first models had serious handicaps like a 30Hz refresh rate (annoyingly laggy) and a twin-panel design that crammed tw...
Editor's Choice
Plenty of connectivity
Intuitive onscreen controls
Ergonomic stand
Beautiful picture
Boring design
Limited image quality adjustments
Dell's P2715Q is an incredibly important product. We've reviewed many 4K monitors before, of course, some of which were excellent, but all had a catch; you were paying a serious premium for 4K resolution. This monitor is different. It offers excellen...
Dec 2014
Digitaltrends.com logo
In September of 2014, before anyone had heard of the iMac with Retina display , Dell teased its own 5K monitor. The preview hinted at a beautiful 27-incher to be sold under the company's premium UltraSharp brand at an astounding price of $2,500. Imag...
Attractive design
Great ergonomic stand
Excellent image quality
5K looks outstanding
Lowresolution content is iffy
Limited calibration controls
Extremely expensive
The DT Accessory PackUp your game and the get the most out of your gear with the following extras, hand-picked by our editors:Nvidia GTX 960 ($209)The Nvidia GTX 960 is the least expensive choice for pushing pixels to Dell's 5K masterpiece.Mount-It!...
Jan 2015

Date Released

DELL P2715Q DELL UP2715K
17 months old 17 months old

Key Features

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 USB Hub

This indicates whether the monitor has a bank of USBs built into it or not.

A usb hub provides a helpful area to plug in memory cards, charging cables and other peripherals without having to ferret under your desk to plug them into the back of the computer.

DELL P2715Q DELL UP2715K
Best
Yes
No

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.

DELL P2715Q DELL UP2715K
Best
No
Yes

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.
DELL P2715Q
DELL
P2715Q
17 trees 0.65 tonnes CO2 (Best)
DELL UP2715K
DELL
UP2715K
33 trees 1.3 tonnes CO2

Specification

 
 
 
Display DELL P2715Q DELL UP2715K
Display Diagonal 27" 27"
Display Resolution
5120 x 2880
 5120 x 2880
5120 x 2880
 5120 x 2880
Dynamic Contrast Ratio
2000000:1
 2000000:1
2000000:1
 2000000:1
Response Time 9ms 8ms
BEST
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
3840 x 2160 5120 x 2880
 3840 x 2160
 5120 x 2880
3840 x 2160 5120 x 2880
 3840 x 2160
 5120 x 2880
Supported Video Modes
2160p
 2160p
2160p
 2160p
HD Type
5K Ultra HD
 5K Ultra HD
5K Ultra HD
 5K Ultra HD
Vertical Viewable Size 335.66mm 335.66mm
Horizontal Viewable Size 596.74mm 596.74mm
Pixel Pitch
Display Diagonal (metric) 68.47cm 68.5cm
BEST
Display Brightness 350 Cd/m² 350 Cd/m²
Color Gamut Unknown - Click to provide data 99%
Pixel Density Unknown - Click to provide data 218ppi
 
 
 
Ports & Interfaces DELL P2715Q DELL UP2715K
HDMI Port 1 Unknown - Click to provide data
DisplayPort 2 2
Mini DisplayPort 1 1
DVI Port
USB Type-A Downstream Port 4 6
BEST
Upstream Port 1 1
 
 
 
Multimedia DELL P2715Q DELL UP2715K
Speaker Unknown - Click to provide data 2
RMS Rated Power Unknown - Click to provide data 32W
Loudspeaker Unknown - Click to provide data 2
 
 
 
Ergonomics DELL P2715Q DELL UP2715K
Height Adjustment Unknown - Click to provide data 115mm
 
 
 
Power DELL P2715Q DELL UP2715K
Typical Power Consumption 50W 100W
BEST
Standby Power Consumption 0.5W
BEST
1.2W
Input Current 1.8A 18A
Maximum Power Consumption 95W 170W
BEST
 
 
 
Packaging Data DELL P2715Q DELL UP2715K
Package Weight 10.7kg
BEST
13.5kg
 
 
 
Operational Conditions DELL P2715Q DELL UP2715K
Relative Humidity Unknown - Click to provide data
Operating Altitude
Non-Operating Altitude
Storage Relative Humidity (H-H)
Operating Relative Humidity (H-H)
Storage Temperature (T-T)
Operating Temperature (T-T)
 
 
 
Weight & Dimensions DELL P2715Q DELL UP2715K
Weight With Stand Unknown - Click to provide data 542.1g
Height (with Stand) 423.86mm
BEST
427.6mm
Depth (with Stand) 203.86mm
BEST
204.5mm
Width (with Stand) 640.74mm 637.3mm
BEST
Weight 5kg
BEST
7.1kg
Height 379.66mm 384.6mm
Depth 51.5mm 47.9mm
Width 640.74mm 637.3mm
 
 
 
Packaging Content DELL P2715Q DELL UP2715K
Cables Included
DisplayPort
 DisplayPort
DisplayPort
 DisplayPort

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