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DELL U2913WM vs DELL U2917W
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DELL U2913WMvsDELL U2917W

DELL U2913WM

75

Overall Score

75

Overall Score

DELL U2913WM

£367.04
Our Verdict:
A staggeringly economical to run and multi award winning 28.75" PC monitor, with a Gold award from two expert review websites and 6 further awards from other expert sites
93
Reviews
194 Reviews + 8 Awards
52
Value for Money
Average
82
Features
Fully-Featured
61
Age
5 Years Old
98
Running Costs
£10 Over 5 Years
75
Overall Score
Very Good
28.75" 2560 X 1080 Pixels 2000000:1 No Mar 2013
Display Diagonal Display Resolution Dynamic Contrast Ratio 3D Release Date
Display Diagonal 28.75"
Display Resolution 2560 X 1080 Pixels
Dynamic Contrast Ratio 2000000:1
3D No
Release Date Mar 2013
DELL U2917W

79

Overall Score

79

Overall Score

DELL U2917W

£299.00
£47.12
Our Verdict:
A fully featured and positively reviewed 28.8" flatpanel monitor, with low running costs
96
Reviews
5 Reviews
50
Value for Money
Average
88
Features
Fully-Featured
85
Age
17 Months Old
73
Running Costs
£62 Over 5 Years
79
Overall Score
Very Good
28.8" 2560 X 1080 Pixels No 5ms Oct 2016
Display Diagonal Display Resolution 3D Response Time Release Date
Display Diagonal 28.8"
Display Resolution 2560 X 1080 Pixels
3D No
Response Time 5ms
Release Date Oct 2016
DELL U2913WM

75

Overall Score

75

Overall Score

DELL U2913WM

£367.04
Our Verdict:
A staggeringly economical to run and multi award winning 28.75" PC monitor, with a Gold award from two expert review websites and 6 further awards from other expert sites
93
Reviews
194 Reviews + 8 Awards
52
Value for Money
Average
82
Features
Fully-Featured
61
Age
5 Years Old
98
Running Costs
£10 Over 5 Years
75
Overall Score
Very Good
28.75" 2560 X 1080 Pixels 2000000:1 No Mar 2013
Display Diagonal Display Resolution Dynamic Contrast Ratio 3D Release Date
Display Diagonal 28.75"
Display Resolution 2560 X 1080 Pixels
Dynamic Contrast Ratio 2000000:1
3D No
Release Date Mar 2013
DELL U2917W

79

Overall Score

79

Overall Score

DELL U2917W

£299.00
£47.12
Our Verdict:
A fully featured and positively reviewed 28.8" flatpanel monitor, with low running costs
96
Reviews
5 Reviews
50
Value for Money
Average
88
Features
Fully-Featured
85
Age
17 Months Old
73
Running Costs
£62 Over 5 Years
79
Overall Score
Very Good
28.8" 2560 X 1080 Pixels No 5ms Oct 2016
Display Diagonal Display Resolution 3D Response Time Release Date
Display Diagonal 28.8"
Display Resolution 2560 X 1080 Pixels
3D No
Response Time 5ms
Release Date Oct 2016

Top Prices

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£367.04
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£299.00
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£333.41
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£337.18
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10 hours agoExcellent Customer Feedback
£338.07
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£347.41
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10 hours agoExcellent Customer Feedback
£392.98
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£401.36
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£401.36
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Reasons For

DELL U2913WM DELL U2917W
2 Reasons For
Cheaper to Run by £52 Over Five Years
The DELL U2913WM only costs £10 to run over five years however the DELL U2917W costs £62 to run (508% more).
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Better Brand
DELL PC monitors have an average rating of 88.8%, but DELL has an average rating of 88.8%.
6 Reasons For
Slightly Bigger Display Diagonal
The DELL U2917W has a display diagonal of 28.8", however the DELL U2913WM is only a 28.75" PC monitor (0.050000000000001" smaller).

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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Faster Response Time
The DELL U2917W is a 5ms response time PC monitor. That's 3ms faster than the DELL U2913WM (8ms).

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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Two HDMI Ports
The DELL U2917W has two HDMI ports, however the DELL U2913WM only has one HDMI port.

This indicates the number of HDMI ports the monitor has.

More HDMI ports means that you can plug in more devices (computer, games console, DVD player, etc) to the screen at once.

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£68 Cheaper
The DELL U2917W costs £68.04 less than the DELL U2913WM.
More Shops Are Selling it
A greater number of retailers increases the chances of this PC monitor remaining in stock and also increases the price competition amongst retailers for the product.
User Reviews Are Appreciably Better
Based on 4 reviews, the average user review score of the DELL U2917W is 95%, however the average rating of the DELL U2913WM is 84% (based on 161 reviews).

Reviews & Awards

Awards

DELL U2913WM DELL U2917W
8 Awards
No awards found

Average Expert Rating

DELL U2913WM DELL U2917W
Best
5 stars
10 reviews
4 stars
10 reviews
3 stars
0 reviews
2 stars
0 reviews
1 star
0 reviews
5 stars
0 reviews
4 stars
0 reviews
3 stars
0 reviews
2 stars
0 reviews
1 star
0 reviews

Average User Rating

The DELL U2917W has better user reviews than the DELL U2913WM. The average user reviews score for the DELL U2917W is 95% based on 4 reviews, where as the average score for the DELL U2913WM is 84% based on 161 reviews.
DELL U2913WM DELL U2917W
5 stars
104 reviews
4 stars
25 reviews
3 stars
8 reviews
2 stars
12 reviews
1 star
12 reviews
Best
5 stars
3 reviews
4 stars
1 review
3 stars
0 reviews
2 stars
0 reviews
1 star
0 reviews

Proportion of Users That Recommend It

For both the DELL U2913WM than the DELL U2917W the same percentage of owners recommend the product. In both cases 17.4% recommend the product, based on a total of 207 reviews for the DELL U2913WM and 207 reviews for the DELL U2913WM.

Date Released

DELL U2913WM DELL U2917W
60 months old 17 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.

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 U2913WM
DELL
U2913WM
1 trees 0.051 tonnes CO2 (Best)
DELL U2917W
DELL
U2917W
8 trees 0.31 tonnes CO2

Specification

 
 
 
Display DELL U2913WM DELL U2917W
Display Diagonal 28.75" 28.8"
BEST
Display Resolution
2560 x 1080
 2560 x 1080
2560 x 1080
 2560 x 1080
Dynamic Contrast Ratio
2000000:1
 2000000:1
2000000:1
 2000000:1
Response Time 8ms 5ms
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
2560 x 1080
 2560 x 1080
2560 x 1080
 2560 x 1080
HD Type
Wide Quad HD
 Wide Quad HD
Wide Quad HD
 Wide Quad HD
Viewable Size Diagonal Unknown - Click to provide data 730.3mm
Vertical Viewable Size 283.82mm 283.82mm
Horizontal Viewable Size 672.77mm 672.77mm
Pixel Pitch
Display Diagonal (metric) 73.02cm 73.03cm
BEST
Display Brightness 300 Cd/m² 300 Cd/m²
Color Gamut Unknown - Click to provide data 99%
Pixel Density Unknown - Click to provide data 97ppi
 
 
 
Ports & Interfaces DELL U2913WM DELL U2917W
HDMI Port 1 2
BEST
DisplayPort 2 2
DVI-D Port 1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Mini DisplayPort 1 1
VGA (D-Sub) Port 1 Unknown - Click to provide data
DVI Port 1
BEST
USB Type-A Downstream Port 5
BEST
4
Upstream Port Unknown - Click to provide data 1
 
 
 
Performance DELL U2913WM DELL U2917W
Dell E-Value Code Unknown - Click to provide data
 
 
 
Ergonomics DELL U2913WM DELL U2917W
Height Adjustment 487mm
BEST
130mm
Tilt Angle Unknown - Click to provide data
Swivel Angle Range Unknown - Click to provide data
 
 
 
Power DELL U2913WM DELL U2917W
Typical Power Consumption 3W 23.7W
BEST
Standby Power Consumption 0.5W 0.3W
BEST
Input Current 1.5A Unknown - Click to provide data
Current Rating 1.5A 1.7A
Maximum Power Consumption 90W 74W
BEST
 
 
 
Packaging Data DELL U2913WM DELL U2917W
Package Weight 11.4kg Unknown - Click to provide data
 
 
 
Operational Conditions DELL U2913WM DELL U2917W
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 U2913WM DELL U2917W
Bezel Width (bottom) Unknown - Click to provide data 21.1mm
Bezel Width (top) Unknown - Click to provide data 11.5mm
Bezel Width (side) Unknown - Click to provide data 12.5mm
Weight With Stand 8.3kg 10.8kg
BEST
Height (with Stand) 487mm 316.4mm
BEST
Depth (with Stand) 194.2mm
BEST
55.6mm
Width (with Stand) 699.8mm 697.8mm
BEST
Weight 5.8kg 10.9kg
BEST
Height 317mm 518.2mm
Depth 61.2mm 200.3mm
Width 699.8mm 697.8mm
 
 
 
Packaging Content DELL U2913WM DELL U2917W
Cables Included
DVI DisplayPort
 DVI
 DisplayPort
DVI DisplayPort
 DVI
 DisplayPort
 
 
 
Other Features DELL U2913WM DELL U2917W
Power Consumption (sleep) Unknown - Click to provide data

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