DELL U2412M vs DELL U2515H

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Reasons For

7 Reasons For
12.96mm bigger viewable height Edit
The DELL U2412M has a viewable height of 324mmmm, but the DELL U2515H is only a 311.04mmmm viewable height PC monitor (12.96mm smaller).
Lower maximum power consumption Edit
The DELL U2412M is a 72WW maximum power consumption PC monitor. That's 15W lower than the DELL U2515H (87WW).
11% shorter Edit
The DELL U2412M has a height of 361.6mmmm. That's 36.4mm shorter than the DELL U2515H (398mmmm).
Narrower Edit
The DELL U2412M has a width of 556mmmm. That's 13mm narrower than the DELL U2515H (569mmmm).
Cheaper by $106
The DELL U2412M costs $211.00, whereas the DELL U2515H is $316.99.
6 shops are selling it
The more shops stock the product, the greater competition amongst shops to keep prices low.
Eight more awards
The DELL U2412M has 10 awards from expert review sites, however the DELL U2515H has 2 awards.
7 Reasons For
A little bigger screen size Edit
The DELL U2515H has a screen size of 25"", but the DELL U2412M is only a 24"" PC monitor (1" smaller). 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.

Marginally bigger viewable width Edit
The DELL U2515H has a viewable width of 552.96mmmm, however the DELL U2412M is only a 518.4mmmm viewable width PC monitor (34.56mm smaller).
2.48cm bigger display diagonal Edit
The DELL U2515H has a display diagonal of 63.44cmcm, but the DELL U2412M is only a 60.96cmcm display diagonal PC monitor (2.48cm smaller).
Brighter display brightness Edit
The DELL U2515H has a display brightness of 350 cd/m² cd/m², but the DELL U2412M is only a 300 cd/m² cd/m² display brightness PC monitor (50 cd/m² dimmer).
Larger color gamut Edit
The DELL U2515H is a 99%% color gamut PC monitor. That's 17% larger than the DELL U2412M (99%%).
Expert reviews are appreciably better
Based on 4 reviews, the DELL U2515H has an average expert review score of 100%, but the DELL U2412M has an average rating of 82% (based on 36 reviews).
User reviews are a little better
Based on 203 reviews, the DELL U2515H has an average user review score of 94%, but the DELL U2412M has an average rating of 93% (based on 480 reviews).

Reasons Against

8 Reasons Against
5% smaller screen size Edit
The DELL U2412M is a 24"" PC monitor. That's 1" smaller than the DELL U2515H (25""). 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.

7% smaller viewable width Edit
The DELL U2412M is a 518.4mmmm viewable width PC monitor. That's 34.56mm smaller than the DELL U2515H (552.96mmmm).
Smaller display diagonal Edit
The DELL U2412M is a 60.96cmcm display diagonal PC monitor. That's 2.48cm smaller than the DELL U2515H (63.44cmcm).
Dimmer display brightness Edit
The DELL U2412M is a 300 cd/m² cd/m² display brightness PC monitor. That's 50 cd/m² dimmer than the DELL U2515H (350 cd/m² cd/m²).
Smaller color gamut Edit
The DELL U2412M has a color gamut of 82%%, but the DELL U2515H is a 99%% color gamut PC monitor (17% larger).
Older by over two years
The DELL U2412M is two years older than the DELL U2515H.
Expert review Rating is considerably Worse
The DELL U2412M has an average expert score of 82%, but the DELL U2515H has an average expert rating of 100% (based on 4 reviews).
User review Rating is moderately Worse
The DELL U2412M has an average user score of 93%, but the DELL U2515H has an average user rating of 94% (based on 203 reviews).
9 Reasons Against
5% smaller viewable height Edit
The DELL U2515H is a 311.04mmmm viewable height PC monitor. That's 12.96mm smaller than the DELL U2412M (311.04mmmm).
Only VGA (D-Sub) ports Edit
The DELL U2515H has VGA (D-Sub) ports, however the DELL U2412M only has one VGA (D-Sub) port.
Only DVI ports Edit
The DELL U2515H is a DVI port PC monitor, whereas the DELL U2412M only has one DVI port.
Higher maximum power consumption Edit
The DELL U2515H has a maximum power consumption of 87WW, but the DELL U2412M is a 72WW maximum power consumption PC monitor (15W lower).
Slightly taller Edit
The DELL U2515H has a height of 398mmmm, however the DELL U2412M is a 361.6mmmm tall PC monitor (36.4mm shorter).
13mm wider Edit
The DELL U2515H has a width of 569mmmm, however the DELL U2412M is a 556mmmm wide PC monitor (13mm narrower).
$106 more expensive
The DELL U2515H is more expensive than the DELL U2412M by $105.99.
Not as many stockists
Only 3 sellers sells the DELL U2515H, however 9 stores sell the DELL U2412M. Read more
Smaller numbers of retailers reduces the chances of this PC monitor remaining in stock and also reduces the price competition amongst retailers for the product.
Fewer awards
Whilst the DELL U2515H has received 2 awards, the DELL U2412M has received 10 awards.

Awards

10 Awards
CNET.com: Editor's Choice
CNET.com.au: Editor's Choice
computertotaal.nl: Editor's Choice
extrahardware.cz: Smart Buy
flatpanels.dk: Top Recommendation
flatpanelshd.com: Highly Recommended
hardware.info: Gold Award
hardwarecanucks.com: Dam Good Value
tomshardware.co.uk: Approved
tweaktown.com: Editor's Choice
2 Awards
cnews.cz: Smart Buy
SweClockers.com: Good Product

Average Expert Rating

Average User Rating

Date Released

51 months Ago 24 months Ago

Display

Screen Size
24" 25"
BEST
Display Resolution
 1920 x 1200
BEST
 1920 x 1200
Dynamic Contrast Ratio
 2000000:1
BEST
 2000000:1
Display Type
 LED
 LED
Graphics Resolution
 1920 x 1200 (WUXGA)
 2560 x 1440
 1920 x 1200 (WUXGA)
 2560 x 1440
BEST
Display Surface
 Matt
 Matt
Video Mode
 1080p
 720p
 480p
 1440p
 1080p
 720p
 480p
 1440p
BEST
HD Type
 Wide Quad HD
 Wide Quad HD
BEST
Viewable Size Diagonal
609.6mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Viewable Height
324mm
BEST
311.04mm
Viewable Width
518.4mm 552.96mm
BEST
Aspect Ratio
 16:10
 16:10
Pixel Pitch
0.270 x 0.270 0.216 x 0.216
Display Colour Count
16.77M 16.77M
Vertical Viewing Angle
178° 178°
Horizontal Viewing Angle
178° 178°
Typical Contrast Ratio
 1000:1
 1000:1
Display Diagonal
60.96cm 63.44cm
BEST
Display Technology
 IPS
 IPS
Display Brightness
300 cd/m² 350 cd/m²
BEST
Response Time
8ms 8ms
Color Gamut
82% 99%
BEST
Screen Shape
 Flat
 Flat
Native Aspect Ratio
 16:10
 16:9
BEST
 16:10
 16:9
Supported Number of Colours Display
 16.78 million colours
 16.78 million colours
Dynamic Contrast Ratio Marketing Name
 Ultra Contrast
 Ultra Contrast

Ports & Interfaces

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

Design

Coloured Feet
 Silver
 Silver
Case Colour
 Black
 Black

Ergonomics

Pivot Angle
-90 - 90 Unknown - Click to provide data
Maximum Height Adjustment
115mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Tilt Angle
-4 - 21 Unknown - Click to provide data
Swivel Angle Range
-45 - 45 Unknown - Click to provide data

Power

Input Current
1.5A 1.5A
Current Rating
1.5A 1.5A
Typical Power Consumption
38W 35W
BEST
Standby Power Consumption
0.5W 0.5W
Maximum Power Consumption
72W
BEST
87W
Input Voltage
 100 - 240
 100 - 240
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
0 - 3048 0 - 5000
Non-Operating Altitude
0 - 10668 0 - 12192
Relative Humidity Storage Range
5 - 90 5 - 90
Relative Humidity Operating Range
10 - 80 10 - 80
Storage Temperature Range
-20 - 60 -20 - 60
Operating Temperature Range
0 - 40 0 - 40

Certificates

Certification
 TCO
 RoHS
 TCO
 RoHS
EPEAT Compliance
 Gold
 Gold

Weight & Dimensions

Package Weight
7.5kg
BEST
9.8kg
Weight With Stand
6.2kg Unknown - Click to provide data
Height With Stand
513.5mm 338.7mm
BEST
Depth With Stand
180.3mm
BEST
46.4mm
Width With Stand
556mm
BEST
569mm
Weight
4kg 4.4kg
BEST
Height
361.6mm
BEST
398mm
Depth
64.9mm 205mm
BEST
Width
556mm
BEST
569mm

Packaging Content

Cable Included
 USB
 VGA
 DVI
 AC
 DisplayPort
 USB
 VGA
 DVI
 AC
 DisplayPort

Other Features

Product Included
1pc(s) Unknown - Click to provide data
Placement
 Horizontal
 Vertical
 Horizontal/Vertical
 Horizontal
 Vertical
 Horizontal/Vertical
Colour Temperature
6500 Unknown - Click to provide data
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