HP DreamColor Z24x vs HP Z Display Z27

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HP DreamColor Z24x
HP Z Display Z27

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Reasons For

6 Reasons For
15% brighter display brightness Edit
The HP DreamColor Z24x has a display brightness of 350 cd/m² cd/m², however the HP Z Display Z27 is only a 300 cd/m² cd/m² display brightness PC monitor (50 cd/m² dimmer).
Faster response time Edit
The HP DreamColor Z24x is a 6msms response time PC monitor. That's 2ms faster than the HP Z Display Z27 (8msms). Read more

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.

Slightly shorter Edit
The HP DreamColor Z24x is a 365mmmm tall PC monitor, whereas the HP Z Display Z27 is a 380.3mmmm tall PC monitor (15.3mm taller).
74.9mm narrower Edit
The HP DreamColor Z24x is a 559.4mmmm wide PC monitor, whereas the HP Z Display Z27 is a 634.3mmmm wide PC monitor (74.9mm wider).
Available from 9 shops
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.
27% cheaper to run
The HP DreamColor Z24x is $26.97 cheaper to run than the HP Z Display Z27 over five years. Read more
11 Reasons For
3" bigger screen size Edit
The HP Z Display Z27 is a 27"" PC monitor. That's 3" bigger than the HP DreamColor Z24x (27""). Read more

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.

10.06mm bigger viewable height Edit
The HP Z Display Z27 has a viewable height of 335.66mmmm, whereas the HP DreamColor Z24x is only a 325.6mmmm viewable height PC monitor (10.06mm smaller).
Bigger viewable width Edit
The HP Z Display Z27 is a 596.73mmmm viewable width PC monitor. That's 76.73mm bigger than the HP DreamColor Z24x (596.73mmmm).
7.6cm bigger display diagonal Edit
The HP Z Display Z27 is a 68.6cmcm display diagonal PC monitor. That's 7.6cm bigger than the HP DreamColor Z24x (68.6cmcm).
One more USB 3.0 port Edit
The number of USB 3.0 ports on the HP Z Display Z27 is five, but the HP DreamColor Z24x only has four USB 3.0 ports. Read more

USB 2.0 ports are used to connect peripherals such as a kayboard, mouse, or external drive to your computer via your monitor. The USB 2.0 port can also be used for USB flash drives.

Three more USB Type-A downstream ports Edit
The number of USB Type-A downstream ports on the HP Z Display Z27 is five, but the HP DreamColor Z24x only has two USB Type-A downstream ports.
A little higher maximum height adjustment Edit
The HP Z Display Z27 has a maximum height adjustment of 130mmmm, however the HP DreamColor Z24x is only a 120mmmm maximum height adjustment PC monitor (10mm lower).
A bit shallower Edit
The HP Z Display Z27 is a 62mmmm deep PC monitor, whereas the HP DreamColor Z24x is a 66.5mmmm deep PC monitor (4.5mm deeper).
Cheaper by $116
The HP Z Display Z27 is $115.75 cheaper than the HP DreamColor Z24x.
Considerably better expert reviews
The average expert review score of the HP Z Display Z27 is 80% based on 1 review, whereas the average rating of the HP DreamColor Z24x is 70% (based on 2 reviews).
Considerably better user reviews
The average user review score of the HP Z Display Z27 is 100% based on 1 review, whereas the average rating of the HP DreamColor Z24x is 83% (based on 15 reviews).

Reasons Against

11 Reasons Against
13% smaller screen size Edit
The HP DreamColor Z24x has a screen size of 24"", however the HP Z Display Z27 is a 27"" PC monitor (3" bigger). Read more

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.

4% smaller viewable height Edit
The HP DreamColor Z24x is a 325.6mmmm viewable height PC monitor. That's 10.06mm smaller than the HP Z Display Z27 (335.66mmmm).
76.73mm smaller viewable width Edit
The HP DreamColor Z24x has a viewable width of 520mmmm, whereas the HP Z Display Z27 is a 596.73mmmm viewable width PC monitor (76.73mm bigger).
13% smaller display diagonal Edit
The HP DreamColor Z24x has a display diagonal of 61cmcm, however the HP Z Display Z27 is a 68.6cmcm display diagonal PC monitor (7.6cm bigger).
Only four USB 3.0 ports Edit
The HP DreamColor Z24x is a four USB 3.0 port PC monitor, whereas the HP Z Display Z27 only has five USB 3.0 ports. Read more

USB 2.0 ports are used to connect peripherals such as a kayboard, mouse, or external drive to your computer via your monitor. The USB 2.0 port can also be used for USB flash drives.

Only two USB Type-A downstream ports Edit
The HP DreamColor Z24x is a two USB Type-A downstream port PC monitor, whereas the HP Z Display Z27 only has five USB Type-A downstream ports.
Lower maximum height adjustment Edit
The HP DreamColor Z24x is a 120mmmm maximum height adjustment PC monitor. That's 10mm lower than the HP Z Display Z27 (130mmmm).
Deeper Edit
The HP DreamColor Z24x has a depth of 66.5mmmm. That's 4.5mm deeper than the HP Z Display Z27 (62mmmm).
$116 more expensive
The HP DreamColor Z24x is more expensive than the HP Z Display Z27 by $115.75.
Appreciably Lower expert review Score
The HP DreamColor Z24x's average expert rating is only 70%, however the HP Z Display Z27's is 80% (based on 1 review).
Appreciably Lower user review Score
The HP DreamColor Z24x's average user rating is 83%, however the HP Z Display Z27's is 100% (based on 1 review).
8 Reasons Against
50 cd/m² dimmer display brightness Edit
The HP Z Display Z27 is a 300 cd/m² cd/m² display brightness PC monitor. That's 50 cd/m² dimmer than the HP DreamColor Z24x (300 cd/m² cd/m²).
25% slower response time Edit
The HP Z Display Z27 has a response time of 8msms, however the HP DreamColor Z24x is a 6msms response time PC monitor (2ms faster). Read more

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.

One less DVI port Edit
The HP Z Display Z27 has DVI ports, however the HP DreamColor Z24x only has one DVI port.
5% taller Edit
HP Z Display Z27 is 380.3mmmm tall. That's 15.3mm taller than the HP DreamColor Z24x (380.3mmmm).
Wider Edit
HP Z Display Z27 is 634.3mmmm wide. That's 74.9mm wider than the HP DreamColor Z24x (634.3mmmm).
Fewer sellers
The HP Z Display Z27 is only stocked by 1 shop, but the HP DreamColor Z24x is stocked by 10 shops. Read more
The fewer the number of shops that stock the product, the lower the competition amongst shops to keep prices low.
Older by two months
The HP Z Display Z27 is two months older than the HP DreamColor Z24x.
Higher running costs over five years by $26.97
Over five years the running costs of the HP Z Display Z27 are $100.40 which is $26.97 more than the HP DreamColor Z24x. Show assumptions.

Average Expert Rating

Average User Rating

Date Released

20 months Ago 22 months Ago

Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on $ 71.10
Electricity cost - standby $ 2.33
Total running cost $ 73.43
Purchase price $ 454.75
Total cost of ownership $ 528.18
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Electricity cost - switched on $ 98.07
Electricity cost - standby $ 2.33
Total running cost $ 100.40
Purchase price $ 339.00
Total cost of ownership $ 439.40
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Energy Efficiency Class

No data

Environmental Impact

0.48T
Running this PC monitor over 5 years will generate 0.48 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
12
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.
0.65T
Running this PC monitor over 5 years will generate 0.65 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
17
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.

Display

Screen Size
24" 27"
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Display Resolution
 1920 x 1200
BEST
 1920 x 1200
Dynamic Contrast Ratio
 5000000:1
 5000000:1
Display Type
 LCD
 LED
 LCD
 LED
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Graphics Resolution
 1600 x 1200 (UXGA)
 1680 x 1050 (WSXGA+)
 1440 x 900 (WXGA+)
 1440 x 900
 1280 x 1024 (SXGA)
 1280 x 960
 1280 x 720 (HD 720)
 1024 x 768 (XGA)
 800 x 600 (SVGA)
 640 x 480 (VGA)
 4096 x 2160
 3840 x 2160
 2560 x 1600 (WQXGA)
 2560 x 1440
 1920 x 1200 (WUXGA)
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
 1600 x 900
 1366 х 768
 1280 x 800 (WXGA)
 1280 x 800
 1280 x 768
 1600 x 1200 (UXGA)
 1680 x 1050 (WSXGA+)
 1440 x 900 (WXGA+)
 1440 x 900
 1280 x 1024 (SXGA)
 1280 x 960
 1280 x 720 (HD 720)
 1024 x 768 (XGA)
 800 x 600 (SVGA)
 640 x 480 (VGA)
 4096 x 2160
 3840 x 2160
 2560 x 1600 (WQXGA)
 2560 x 1440
 1920 x 1200 (WUXGA)
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
 1600 x 900
 1366 х 768
 1280 x 800 (WXGA)
 1280 x 800
 1280 x 768
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Backlight Type
 W-LED
 W-LED
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Display Surface
 Matt
 Matt
Video Mode
 2160p
 2160p
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HD Type
 5K Ultra HD
 5K Ultra HD
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Viewable Size Diagonal
Unknown - Click to provide data 335.34mm
Viewable Height
325.6mm 335.66mm
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Viewable Width
520mm 596.73mm
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Aspect Ratio
 16:10
 16:10
Vertical Scan Range
Unknown - Click to provide data 50 - 60
Horizontal Scan Range
Unknown - Click to provide data 31 - 180
Pixel Pitch
0.27 x 0.27 0.11655 x 0.11655
Display Colour Count
1,070M 1,070M
Vertical Viewing Angle
178° 178°
Horizontal Viewing Angle
178° 178°
Typical Contrast Ratio
 1000:1
 1000:1
Display Diagonal
61cm 68.6cm
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Display Technology
 IPS
 IPS
Display Brightness
350 cd/m²
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300 cd/m²
Response Time
6ms
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8ms
Color Gamut
Unknown - Click to provide data 100%
Native Aspect Ratio
 16:10
 16:9
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 16:10
 16:9
Supported Number of Colours Display
 1.073 billion colours
 1.073 billion colours
Pixel Density
Unknown - Click to provide data 218

Ports & Interfaces

USB Version
 3.1
 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1)
 3.0
 3.1
 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1)
 3.0
DisplayPort
2 2
USB 2.0 Port
2 Unknown - Click to provide data
USB 3.0 Port
4 5
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HDMI Port
1 1
DVI-D Port
1 1
Mini DisplayPort
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
VGA (D-Sub) Port
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
DVI Port
1
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USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Port
Unknown - Click to provide data 5
USB Type-A Downstream Port
2 5
BEST
USB Hub Version
 USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1)
 USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1)

Design

Case Colour
 Black
 Black

Ergonomics

Pivot Angle
Unknown - Click to provide data 0 - 90
Maximum Height Adjustment
120mm 130mm
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Tilt Angle
-5 - 20 -5 - 22
Swivel Angle Range
-45 - 45 -180 - 180
OSD Language
Unknown - Click to provide data 10

Power

Energy Efficiency Class
 C
 C
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Typical Power Consumption
58W
BEST
80W
Standby Power Consumption
0.5W 0.5W
Annual Energy Consumption
Unknown - Click to provide data 77kWh
Maximum Power Consumption
Unknown - Click to provide data 125W
Input Voltage
 100 - 240
 100 - 240
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AC Input Frequency
 50
 60
 50/60
 50
 60
 50/60
AC Input Voltage
 24
 100
 100-240
 240
 24
 100
 100-240
 240

Operational Conditions

Operating Altitude
Unknown - Click to provide data 0 - 5000
Non-Operating Altitude
Unknown - Click to provide data 0 - 12192
Relative Humidity Storage Range
Unknown - Click to provide data 5 - 95
Relative Humidity Operating Range
Unknown - Click to provide data 20 - 80
Storage Temperature Range
Unknown - Click to provide data -20 - 60
Operating Temperature Range
Unknown - Click to provide data 5 - 35

Certificates

EPEAT Compliance
 Gold
 Gold

Weight & Dimensions

Package Weight
Unknown - Click to provide data 9.7kg
Packaging Height
Unknown - Click to provide data 474mm
Packaging Depth
Unknown - Click to provide data 285mm
Packaging Width
Unknown - Click to provide data 730mm
Weight With Stand
Unknown - Click to provide data 7.4kg
Height With Stand
525mm 380.3mm
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Depth With Stand
238mm 217.1mm
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Width With Stand
559.4mm
BEST
634.3mm
Weight
7kg 7.4kg
BEST
Height
365mm
BEST
380.3mm
Depth
66.5mm 62mm
BEST
Width
559.4mm
BEST
634.3mm

Packaging Content

Cable Included
 USB
 AC
 DisplayPort
 USB
 AC
 DisplayPort
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