DELL S2715H vs Samsung S27E390H
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DELL S2715HvsSamsung S27E390H

DELL S2715H

89

Overall Score

89

Overall Score

DELL S2715H

£179.99
£88.00
Our Verdict:
A critically acclaimed and remarkably economical to run 27" PC monitor, with a fair price and great features
96
Reviews
229 Reviews
89
Value for Money
Very Good
80
Features
Fully-Featured
88
Age
8 Months Old
96
Running Costs
£25 Over 5 Years
89
Overall Score
Excellent
27" 1920 X 1080 (Full HD) Pixels 8000000:1 No May 2017 A+
Display Diagonal Display Resolution Dynamic Contrast Ratio 3D Release Date Energy Efficiency
Display Diagonal 27"
Display Resolution 1920 X 1080 (Full HD) Pixels
Dynamic Contrast Ratio 8000000:1
3D No
Release Date May 2017
Energy Efficiency A+
Samsung S27E390H

87

Overall Score

87

Overall Score

Samsung S27E390H

£137.49
£38.90
Our Verdict:
A positively reviewed and best selling 27" PC screen, with an astonishingly good price and very low running costs
95
Reviews
6 Reviews
95
Value for Money
Excellent
81
Features
Fully-Featured
68
Age
3 Years Old
91
Running Costs
£34 Over 5 Years
87
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
DELL S2715H

89

Overall Score

89

Overall Score

DELL S2715H

£179.99
£88.00
Our Verdict:
A critically acclaimed and remarkably economical to run 27" PC monitor, with a fair price and great features
96
Reviews
229 Reviews
89
Value for Money
Very Good
80
Features
Fully-Featured
88
Age
8 Months Old
96
Running Costs
£25 Over 5 Years
89
Overall Score
Excellent
27" 1920 X 1080 (Full HD) Pixels 8000000:1 No May 2017 A+
Display Diagonal Display Resolution Dynamic Contrast Ratio 3D Release Date Energy Efficiency
Display Diagonal 27"
Display Resolution 1920 X 1080 (Full HD) Pixels
Dynamic Contrast Ratio 8000000:1
3D No
Release Date May 2017
Energy Efficiency A+
Samsung S27E390H

87

Overall Score

87

Overall Score

Samsung S27E390H

£137.49
£38.90
Our Verdict:
A positively reviewed and best selling 27" PC screen, with an astonishingly good price and very low running costs
95
Reviews
6 Reviews
95
Value for Money
Excellent
81
Features
Fully-Featured
68
Age
3 Years Old
91
Running Costs
£34 Over 5 Years
87
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

DELL S2715H Samsung S27E390H
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£179.99
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£199.00
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£265.30
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£267.99
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Reasons For

DELL S2715H Samsung S27E390H
4 Reasons For
Built-In USB Hub
The DELL S2715H has a built-in USB hub, however the Samsung S27E390H does not.

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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£10 Cheaper to Run Over Five Years
The DELL S2715H only costs £25 to run over five years whereas the Samsung S27E390H costs £34 to run (39% more).
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Higher Energy Efficiency Rating
The energy efficiency rating of the DELL S2715H is "A+", but the rating of the Samsung S27E390H is "A".
Better Brand
DELL PC monitors have an average rating of 89.5%, however Samsung has an average rating of 83.5%.
3 Reasons For
Faster Response Time
The Samsung S27E390H is a 4ms response time PC monitor. That's 2ms faster than the DELL S2715H (6ms).

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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£43 Cheaper
The Samsung S27E390H costs £42.50 less than the DELL S2715H.
User Reviews Are Moderately Better
Based on 6 user reviews, the average review score of the Samsung S27E390H is 93%, however the average rating of the DELL S2715H is 90% (based on 212 reviews).

Reasons Against

DELL S2715H Samsung S27E390H
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Reviews & Awards

Average Expert Rating

DELL S2715H Samsung S27E390H
Best
5 stars
0 reviews
4 stars
0 reviews
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 DELL S2715H. The average user reviews score for the Samsung S27E390H is 93% based on 6 reviews, where as the average score for the DELL S2715H is 90% based on 212 reviews.
DELL S2715H Samsung S27E390H
5 stars
149 reviews
4 stars
43 reviews
3 stars
9 reviews
2 stars
3 reviews
1 star
8 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

DELL has a better average brand rating than Samsung. The average brand rating for DELL is 89.52% based on 17,943 reviews, where as the average brand rating for Samsung is 83.46% based on 8,714 reviews.
DELL S2715H Samsung S27E390H
DELL

90

90

Based on 17,943 reviews
Samsung

83

83

Based on 8,714 reviews

Date Released

DELL S2715H Samsung S27E390H
8 months old Best 36 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 S2715H Samsung S27E390H
Best
Yes
No

Width

Energy Efficiency

Energy Efficiency Class

DELL S2715H 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.
DELL S2715H
DELL
S2715H
3 trees 0.12 tonnes CO2 (Best)
Samsung S27E390H
Samsung
S27E390H
4 trees 0.17 tonnes CO2

Review Analysis

Product Quality

Reviews for the Samsung S27E390H mention that product quality was excellent, and reviews for the DELL S2715H mention that product quality was very good.
DELL S2715H Samsung S27E390H
  • The monitor stand and quality control are disappointing…
    RMH - November 2016
  • Unfortunately, there is a highly reflective glossy coating on the screen that easily reflects the surrounding lighting and creates a glare on the screen that distracts from the otherwise high quality image on a large screen…
    BronsonST - September 2016
  • The speaker sound quality is poor!
    Anonymous - July 2015
  • This monitor is a solid quality monitor…
    Yempar - February 2016
  • Awesome quality…
    DavM - March 2016
  • Clear quality…
    Bri1234 - March 2016
  • It is a great size and the picture quality is fantastic…
    Brian - January 2016
  • Very attractive design, very good quality display…
    Olivia H - September 2015
  • One of the best monitor image quality for the price…
    Achan7942 - September 2015
  • Great product, Great picture, easy to set up, great quality, honestly the glossy screen isn't much of an issue…
    Amazon Customer - March 2017
  • The picture quality is generally excellent…
    Mr S. - March 2016
  • A very good quality product, mate screen…
    MMm - November 2016
  • Specification

     
     
     
    Display DELL S2715H Samsung S27E390H
    Display Diagonal 27" 27"
    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
    8000000:1
     8000000:1
    8000000:1
     8000000:1
    Response Time 6ms 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
     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 720p
    480p
     1080p
     720p
     480p
    1080p 720p
    480p
     1080p
     720p
     480p
    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 336.31mm Unknown - Click to provide data
    Horizontal Viewable Size 597.89mm Unknown - Click to provide data
    Pixel Pitch
    Display Diagonal (metric) 68.6cm
    BEST
    68.5cm
    Display Brightness 250 Cd/m² 300 Cd/m²
    BEST
    Color Gamut 85% Unknown - Click to provide data
    Display Brightness (min) Unknown - Click to provide data 240 Cd/m²
    SRGB Coverage (min) Unknown - Click to provide data
     
     
     
    Ports & Interfaces DELL S2715H Samsung S27E390H
    HDMI Port 1 1
    Headphone Outputs 1 1
    VGA (D-Sub) Port 1 1
    DVI Port
    USB Type-A Downstream Port 2 Unknown - Click to provide data
    Upstream Port 1 Unknown - Click to provide data
     
     
     
    Multimedia DELL S2715H Samsung S27E390H
    Speaker 2 Unknown - Click to provide data
    RMS Rated Power 18W Unknown - Click to provide data
     
     
     
    Performance DELL S2715H Samsung S27E390H
    Dell E-Value Code Unknown - Click to provide data
     
     
     
    Ergonomics DELL S2715H Samsung S27E390H
    Tilt Angle Unknown - Click to provide data
     
     
     
    Power DELL S2715H Samsung S27E390H
    Energy Efficiency Class
    A+
     A+
    A+
     A+
    Typical Power Consumption 17W
    BEST
    25W
    Standby Power Consumption 0.5W 0.3W
    BEST
    Input Current 1.7A Unknown - Click to provide data
    Power Consumption (PowerSave) Unknown - Click to provide data 17.8W
    Annual Energy Consumption 25kWh
    BEST
    37kWh
    Maximum Power Consumption 55W 29W
    BEST
    Power Consumption (DPMS) Unknown - Click to provide data
     
     
     
    Packaging Data DELL S2715H Samsung S27E390H
    Package Weight 8.8kg 6.6kg
    BEST
    Package Height Unknown - Click to provide data 140mm
    Package Depth Unknown - Click to provide data 442mm
    Package Width Unknown - Click to provide data 703mm
     
     
     
    Operational Conditions DELL S2715H Samsung S27E390H
    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)
    Storage Temperature (T-T) Unknown - Click to provide data
    Operating Temperature (T-T)
     
     
     
    Weight & Dimensions DELL S2715H Samsung S27E390H
    Weight With Stand 6.7kg 5.1kg
    BEST
    Height (with Stand) 445mm
    BEST
    452.9mm
    Depth (with Stand) 196mm 181.9mm
    BEST
    Width (with Stand) 611.2mm
    BEST
    626mm
    Weight 4.9kg 4.6kg
    BEST
    Height 361.5mm 377.2mm
    Depth 46.1mm 70.8mm
    Width 611.2mm 626mm
     
     
     
    Packaging Content DELL S2715H Samsung S27E390H
    Cables Included
    HDMI VGA
     HDMI
     VGA
    HDMI VGA
     HDMI
     VGA
     
     
     
    Technical Details DELL S2715H Samsung S27E390H
    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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