On average, P2416D owners rated this PC monitor as brilliant.
Two DELL P2416D owners who reviewed it thought it was good looking. Two years ago M. Z. Hassan scored the DELL P2416D very highly and wrote “The design of the monitor is beautiful and the ports are perfect although maybe an audio pass through could of been nice”.
One DELL P2416D reviewer concluded that the DELL P2416D was a good design. Mrstiff wrote in their DELL P2416D review on Amazon “The design is simple and effective”. One DELL P2416D owner reckoned that the DELL P2416D was neat. Mrstiff gave it a score of 5 stars and wrote in their review of this PC monitor “The USB hub is useful for keeping desk cables tidy too, although not essential”.
One customer said in their reviews that it was well designed. Winterholder said on Amazon “The stand is well designed, allowing a wide range of movement” in their review of the DELL P2416D and scored the DELL P2416D very highly.
One person who reviewed this PC monitor thought it was aesthetic. Winterholder mentioned in their review of the DELL P2416D “The frame and case is aesthetically pleasing to me” .
Good Product Quality
Some DELL P2416D reviewers who bought this PC monitor thought it was good quality. Last year Amazon Customer said “Using it with Mini Display port to Display Port Cable with 2012 Mac Mini and offers great picture quality and lots of screen real estate” in their review of this PC monitor. George Liberman mentioned in his DELL P2416D review on Amazon “USB hub are all high quality”. M. Z. Hassan wrote in their review of the DELL P2416D on Amazon “Good quality AH-IPS 1440p display in a 24 inch form factor”.
A number of people concluded that it was good value for money. Amazon Customer mentioned in their DELL P2416D review on Amazon “For the money it's good if you must have QHD resolution on budget”. Belgiantaff mentioned on Amazon “Great monior at excellent price”. In January last year Cms wrote “Good value for money” and scored the product 4 stars.
A few customers agreed that the product was a bargain for the price. Amazon Customer said on Amazon “Possibly taking advantage of the cheap Euro! Just for the record I have found out what my previous monitor was, how much it cost” however despite that they gave it a rating of 60 out of 100. Amazon Customer also wrote “I decided to order from Amazon again, even though a German company was offering a very good deal on a similar monitor 25 inch”.
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Good Picture Quality
Three customers wrote in their reviews that this PC monitor had good colour saturation. Amazon Customer wrote on Amazon “Great colours - I've never had a screen this big before”. Matti Figura said “Colours look outstanding and the increased resolution of 1440p is excellent for programming & gaming” and rated the product 5 stars. Sabs rated the DELL P2416D 5 stars and mentioned “Good stuff, crisp detail, good colours etc” in their review.
One person who purchased this PC monitor wrote that it had a flickering image. Last year Amazon Customer mentioned on Amazon “It does however work just fine, including in clamshell lid closed mode, with this display and the screen is responsive and flicker free” in their review of this PC monitor.
One person who reviewed this PC monitor said that it had good picture quality. One DELL P2416D owner wrote in their reviews that the DELL P2416D had clear images. Ethan Baker wrote “Amazing clarity and colours” in his review of the DELL P2416D and scored the product very highly.
One DELL P2416D reviewer who bought the product reckoned that it had a sharp image. Two years ago M. Z. Hassan rated the product 5 stars and said on Amazon “Of course this is a 1440p display so the sharpness is much better (33% more pixels per inch”.
Several DELL P2416D reviewers mentioned in their reviews that it was good in terms of USB connections. Amazon Customer mentioned on Amazon “If you turn the display off it also powers down the built in USB hub, which is frustrating if you've got active hard drives connected to it” in their DELL P2416D review and gave this PC monitor a rating of 5 stars.
Three DELL P2416D reviewers who bought the DELL P2416D considered that it was good in terms of HDMI connections. Cms mentioned last year “Excellent Displayport/HDMI/VGA Monitor”. M. Z. Hassan mentioned “The ports are perfect although maybe an audio pass through could of been nice and THEIRS NO HDMI” in their review of the DELL P2416D. M. Z. Hassan also said “HDMI would've been nice”.
DELL Has Good PC Screen Reviews
DELL has good average reviews for its medium monitors as well as across its entire flatpanel monitor range.
Easy to Use
Two DELL P2416D reviewers who purchased it concluded that it was easy to use. Amazon Customer scored it 4 stars and said “Easy to use” in their review. Billy Borneo said on Amazon “Precise display which is a pleasure to use”.
One customer who purchased it concluded that it was easy to assemble. One DELL P2416D reviewer who purchased it said that it was easy to use the menus. Winterholder gave the DELL P2416D a score of 5 stars and mentioned in their review “Skyrim on Ultra settings looks beautiful on this”.
Three DELL P2416D reviewers who reviewed it thought it was well made. In January last year Belgiantaff mentioned on Amazon “From the packaging - all recyclable - to the quality of the build and performance, I'm delighted” and gave it an excellent review score.
Four USB Type-A Downstream Ports Quantitys
The DELL P2416D is a four USB Type-A downstream ports quantity PC display. Most of the other medium monitors that have been available for around the same time as the P2416D have between one and five USB Type-A downstream ports quantitys.
This flatpanel monitor has an LED display, which is typical of many PC displays that have been around for more than a year.
There are a number of alternative PC monitors that have an LED Display currently available which you might also want to consider including a cheaper flatpanel monitor such as the HP 24uh[plb_2697281_price] or you might consider a higher rated flatpanel monitor such as the DELL U2414H[plb_2140878_price], or the Samsung LS24E510CS[plb_3844500_price].
Quite Large Color Gamut
The DELL P2416D has one of the larger color gamuts (99 percent) amongst PC displays of this age. The average color gamut of medium monitors that were released more than a year ago is 82%.
1440p Supported Video Modes
The most resolution of the DELL P2416D is 1440p. That's 33% more resolution than a 1080p PC display, which is the most frequently found resolution. The best resolution of all medium monitors that were launched more than a year ago is 2160p and the worst is 480p.
2560 X 1440 Supported Graphics Resolutions
The highest resolution of the DELL P2416D is 2560 x 1440. That's 78% more resolution than a 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080) PC screen, which is the most common resolution. The worst resolution of all comparable spec flatpanel monitors that have been around for around the same time as the P2416D is 720 x 400 and the best is 4096 x 2160.
Has Three Cables Includeds
The DELL P2416D has a greater number of cables included than most PC monitors that are a comparable age to it. This LCD screen has an AC cables included, which is the most commonly found cables included found on PC displays of this age and spec. The cables includeds "DisplayPort" and "USB" are also found on this DELL PC display.
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Not Good in Terms of Size
One DELL P2416D reviewer wrote in their reviews that this PC monitor was not heavy and bulky. Last year Tony said “This arrived in a massive Amazon box, within which the Dell box was like a heavy bit of Origami, totally protecting the monitor” in his DELL P2416D review but in spite of that he still scored the product 5 stars.
One DELL P2416D owner who purchased it considered that it did not have good technical guidance. Belgiantaff said on Amazon “Some initial difficulty in set-up - instructions are very basic - later found to be caused by incorrect settings on my AMD graphics card”.
Does Not Have a Built-In Speaker(s)
The DELL P2416D does not have a built-in speaker(s), unlike most of the other flatpanel monitors of a similar age and type to the P2416D which have a built-in speaker(s).
We compared this PC monitor to all the other PC displays with a built-in speaker(s) and we think the iiyama GE2788HS[plb_3102730_price], or the Asus VP278H[plb_3195871_price] which is also cheaper is also worth considering.
Does Not Have a Built-In Camera
The DELL P2416D does not have a built-in camera, although this is within the context that most of the other medium monitors that were released around the same time as the P2416D also do not have a built-in camera.
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Most medium monitors that have been available for a similar time to the P2416D are not 3D. The DELL P2416D is no exception to this as it too is not 3D.
Does Not Have a Card Reader Integrated
The DELL P2416D does not have a card reader integrated. Most of the other LCD screens of this spec and age also do not have a card reader integrated.
Only HD HD Type
This PC monitor has a Wide Quad HD HD type, which is typical of many similar spec LCD screens that have been around for a comparable time to it.
Fairly Slow Response Time
At 8 milliseconds, the DELL P2416D has a quite slow response time compared to most of the other comparable spec PC monitors that have been on the market for a similar time to the P2416D. The average response time of comparable spec LCD screens that were released one year ago is 5.5ms.
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Released Over a Year Ago
It was over a year ago when DELL released the P2416D.
Running Costs Are Average
The average running cost of the P2416D is £92 over 8 years based on typical usage levels and energy prices, which is typical compared to the other 500 PC displays that have been on the market for more than a year.
I'm very impressed by this monitor. The picture is bright and clear. I use it for gaming, even though it isn't specifically aimed at that market. Skyrim on Ultra settings looks beautiful on... Read more…
For the money it's good if you must have QHD resolution on budget, but I wish I had gone for the U2515 or U2715 instead. Noticeable darkness towards bottom edge of display. Takes many inputs but... Read more…
Incredibly happy. Colour reproduction is incredibly good the resolution and pixel density are all incredible... yes it's not for gamers but it's not designed for that... this monitor is in a word... Read more…
Great display. This replaced a Samsung cheapie. Although I've used Dell computers before this is my first Dell monitor. I bought it on reputation and good reviews, and it is no disappointment.... Read more…
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