DELL U3014 vs HP EliteDisplay E241i
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DELL U3014vsHP EliteDisplay E241i

DELL U3014

74

Overall Score

74

Overall Score

DELL U3014

£749.00
Our Verdict:
A fully featured and multi award winning 29.8" LCD screen, with a best buy award from one expert review website and 4 further awards from other expert sites
93
Reviews
185 Reviews + 5 Awards
55
Value for Money
Average
84
Features
Fully-Featured
61
Age
4 Years Old
60
Running Costs
£160 Over 5 Years
74
Overall Score
Very Good
29.8" 2560 X 1600 Pixels 2000000:1 No Mar 2013
Display Diagonal Display Resolution Dynamic Contrast Ratio 3D Release Date
Display Diagonal 29.8"
Display Resolution 2560 X 1600 Pixels
Dynamic Contrast Ratio 2000000:1
3D No
Release Date Mar 2013
HP EliteDisplay E241i

72

Overall Score

72

Overall Score
Our Verdict:
A classic and good spec 24" flatpanel monitor, with alright running costs
90
Reviews
39 Reviews
78
Features
Good Features
67
Age
4 Years Old
65
Running Costs
£92 Over 5 Years
72
Overall Score
Very Good
24" 1920 X 1200 Pixels 4000000:1 No Jan 2014
Display Diagonal Display Resolution Dynamic Contrast Ratio 3D Release Date
Display Diagonal 24"
Display Resolution 1920 X 1200 Pixels
Dynamic Contrast Ratio 4000000:1
3D No
Release Date Jan 2014
DELL U3014

74

Overall Score

74

Overall Score

DELL U3014

£749.00
Our Verdict:
A fully featured and multi award winning 29.8" LCD screen, with a best buy award from one expert review website and 4 further awards from other expert sites
93
Reviews
185 Reviews + 5 Awards
55
Value for Money
Average
84
Features
Fully-Featured
61
Age
4 Years Old
60
Running Costs
£160 Over 5 Years
74
Overall Score
Very Good
29.8" 2560 X 1600 Pixels 2000000:1 No Mar 2013
Display Diagonal Display Resolution Dynamic Contrast Ratio 3D Release Date
Display Diagonal 29.8"
Display Resolution 2560 X 1600 Pixels
Dynamic Contrast Ratio 2000000:1
3D No
Release Date Mar 2013
HP EliteDisplay E241i

72

Overall Score

72

Overall Score
Our Verdict:
A classic and good spec 24" flatpanel monitor, with alright running costs
90
Reviews
39 Reviews
78
Features
Good Features
67
Age
4 Years Old
65
Running Costs
£92 Over 5 Years
72
Overall Score
Very Good
24" 1920 X 1200 Pixels 4000000:1 No Jan 2014
Display Diagonal Display Resolution Dynamic Contrast Ratio 3D Release Date
Display Diagonal 24"
Display Resolution 1920 X 1200 Pixels
Dynamic Contrast Ratio 4000000:1
3D No
Release Date Jan 2014

Top Prices

DELL U3014 HP EliteDisplay E241i
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£749.00
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£959.99
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Reasons For

DELL U3014 HP EliteDisplay E241i
4 Reasons For
Bigger Display Diagonal
The DELL U3014 is a 29.8" PC monitor. That's 5.8" bigger than the HP EliteDisplay E241i (24").

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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A Lot Faster Response Time
The DELL U3014 has a response time of 6ms, whereas the HP EliteDisplay E241i is an 8ms response time PC monitor (2ms 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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Better Expert Reviews
Based on 20 expert reviews, the DELL U3014 has an average review score of 85%, but the HP EliteDisplay E241i has an average rating of 80% (based on 2 reviews).
Better Brand
DELL PC monitors have an average rating of 89.4%, however HP has an average rating of 88.7%.
3 Reasons For
£64 Cheaper to Run Over Five Years
The HP EliteDisplay E241i only costs £92 to run over five years whereas the DELL U3014 costs £156 to run (69% more).
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User Reviews Are Moderately Better
The average user review score of the HP EliteDisplay E241i is 82% based on 19 reviews, but the average rating of the DELL U3014 is 81% (based on 116 reviews).
Better Prad.de Review Score
Prad.de gave the HP EliteDisplay E241i a review score of 80%, however the DELL U3014 only has a rating of 0% from the same site.

Reviews & Awards

Awards

DELL U3014 HP EliteDisplay E241i
5 Awards
hardwarebg.com: Bronze hardwarecanucks.com: Dam Good hardwareluxx.de: Excellent Hardware itproportal.com: Best Buy PC Mag: Editor's Choice
No awards found

Average Expert Rating

The DELL U3014 has better expert reviews than the HP EliteDisplay E241i. The average expert reviews score for the DELL U3014 is 85% based on 20 reviews, where as the average score for the HP EliteDisplay E241i is 80% based on 2 reviews.
DELL U3014 HP EliteDisplay E241i
Best
5 stars
3 reviews
4 stars
3 reviews
3 stars
0 reviews
2 stars
0 reviews
1 star
0 reviews
5 stars
0 reviews
4 stars
1 review
3 stars
0 reviews
2 stars
0 reviews
1 star
0 reviews

Average User Rating

The HP EliteDisplay E241i has better user reviews than the DELL U3014. The average user reviews score for the HP EliteDisplay E241i is 82% based on 19 reviews, where as the average score for the DELL U3014 is 81% based on 116 reviews.
DELL U3014 HP EliteDisplay E241i
5 stars
66 reviews
4 stars
24 reviews
3 stars
8 reviews
2 stars
4 reviews
1 star
14 reviews
Best
5 stars
11 reviews
4 stars
1 review
3 stars
6 reviews
2 stars
0 reviews
1 star
1 review

Average Brand Rating

DELL has a better average brand rating than HP. The average brand rating for DELL is 89.38% based on 18,337 reviews, where as the average brand rating for HP is 88.66% based on 6,049 reviews.
DELL U3014 HP EliteDisplay E241i
DELL

89

89

Based on 18,337 reviews
HP

89

89

Based on 6,049 reviews

Proportion of Users That Recommend It

For both the DELL U3014 than the HP EliteDisplay E241i the same percentage of owners recommend the product. In both cases 28.7% recommend the product, based on a total of 143 reviews for the DELL U3014 and 143 reviews for the DELL U3014.

Date Released

DELL U3014 HP EliteDisplay E241i
59 months old 49 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 U3014
DELL
U3014
20 trees 0.78 tonnes CO2
HP EliteDisplay E241i
HP
EliteDisplay
E241i
12 trees 0.46 tonnes CO2 (Best)

Specification

 
 
 
Display DELL U3014 HP EliteDisplay E241i
Display Diagonal 29.8"
BEST
24"
Display Resolution
2560 x 1600
 2560 x 1600
2560 x 1600
 2560 x 1600
Dynamic Contrast Ratio
4000000:1
 4000000:1
4000000:1
 4000000:1
Response Time 6ms
BEST
8ms
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 1600 (WQXGA) 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
1600 x 1200 (UXGA) 1680 x 1050 (WSXGA+)
1440 x 900 (WXGA+) 1440 x 900
1280 x 1024 (SXGA) 1280 x 800 (WXGA)
1280 x 800 1280 x 720 (HD 720)
1024 x 768 (XGA) 800 x 600 (SVGA)
640 x 480 (VGA)
 2560 x 1600 (WQXGA)
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
 1600 x 1200 (UXGA)
 1680 x 1050 (WSXGA+)
 1440 x 900 (WXGA+)
 1440 x 900
 1280 x 1024 (SXGA)
 1280 x 800 (WXGA)
 1280 x 800
 1280 x 720 (HD 720)
 1024 x 768 (XGA)
 800 x 600 (SVGA)
 640 x 480 (VGA)
2560 x 1600 (WQXGA) 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
1600 x 1200 (UXGA) 1680 x 1050 (WSXGA+)
1440 x 900 (WXGA+) 1440 x 900
1280 x 1024 (SXGA) 1280 x 800 (WXGA)
1280 x 800 1280 x 720 (HD 720)
1024 x 768 (XGA) 800 x 600 (SVGA)
640 x 480 (VGA)
 2560 x 1600 (WQXGA)
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
 1600 x 1200 (UXGA)
 1680 x 1050 (WSXGA+)
 1440 x 900 (WXGA+)
 1440 x 900
 1280 x 1024 (SXGA)
 1280 x 800 (WXGA)
 1280 x 800
 1280 x 720 (HD 720)
 1024 x 768 (XGA)
 800 x 600 (SVGA)
 640 x 480 (VGA)
HD Type
Full HD
 Full HD
Full HD
 Full HD
Vertical Viewable Size 400.8mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Horizontal Viewable Size 641.3mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Vertical Scan Range Unknown - Click to provide data
Horizontal Scan Range Unknown - Click to provide data
Pixel Pitch
Display Diagonal (metric) 75.6cm
BEST
61cm
Display Brightness 350 Cd/m²
BEST
250 Cd/m²
 
 
 
Ports & Interfaces DELL U3014 HP EliteDisplay E241i
USB 2.0 Port Unknown - Click to provide data 3
HDMI Port 1 Unknown - Click to provide data
DisplayPort 2
BEST
1
DVI-D Port 1 1
Mini DisplayPort 1 Unknown - Click to provide data
VGA (D-Sub) Port 1 1
DVI Port 1 1
USB Type-A Downstream Port 5
BEST
3
 
 
 
Ergonomics DELL U3014 HP EliteDisplay E241i
Pivot Angle Unknown - Click to provide data
Height Adjustment 90mm
BEST
150mm
Tilt Angle Unknown - Click to provide data
Swivel Angle Range Unknown - Click to provide data
 
 
 
Power DELL U3014 HP EliteDisplay E241i
Typical Power Consumption 60W 35W
BEST
Standby Power Consumption 0.5W 0.5W
Input Current 1.8A Unknown - Click to provide data
Maximum Power Consumption 120W
BEST
40W
 
 
 
Packaging Data DELL U3014 HP EliteDisplay E241i
Package Weight 13.7kg Unknown - Click to provide data
 
 
 
Operational Conditions DELL U3014 HP EliteDisplay E241i
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 U3014 HP EliteDisplay E241i
Weight With Stand 10.8kg Unknown - Click to provide data
Height (with Stand) 572.7mm 516.56mm
BEST
Depth (with Stand) 201.4mm
BEST
276.2mm
Width (with Stand) 689.7mm 556mm
BEST
Weight 10.8kg
BEST
6.6kg
Height 449.2mm 362.6mm
Depth 61mm 55mm
Width 689.7mm 556mm
 
 
 
Packaging Content DELL U3014 HP EliteDisplay E241i
Cables Included
DVI DisplayPort
 DVI
 DisplayPort
DVI DisplayPort
 DVI
 DisplayPort

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