Benq RL2455 vs Viewsonic VG2428WM

(304)
(10)
Benq RL2455
Viewsonic VG2428WM

Top Prices

Newegg UK
eBay
Standard delivery: $4.77
In stock (33 available)
Best Buy
FREE Standard delivery
In stock
PC Rush
Delivery unknown
In stock
Adorama
Out of stock

Reasons For

5 Reasons For
0.4" bigger screen size Edit
The Benq RL2455 has a screen size of 24"", but the Viewsonic VG2428WM is only a 23.6"" PC monitor (0.4" 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.

Four times faster response time Edit
The Benq RL2455 is a 1msms response time PC monitor. That's 4ms faster than the Viewsonic VG2428WM (5msms). 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.

$48 cheaper
The Benq RL2455 costs $146.99, whereas the Viewsonic VG2428WM is $195.21.
Available from 6 shops
The more stores stock this PC monitor, the greater competition amongst stores to keep prices low.
User reviews are a lot better
The Benq RL2455 has an average user review score of 92% based on 295 reviews, but the Viewsonic VG2428WM has an average rating of 80% (based on 7 reviews).
2 Reasons For
50 cd/m² brighter display brightness Edit
The Viewsonic VG2428WM has a display brightness of 300 cd/m² cd/m², whereas the Benq RL2455 is only a 250 cd/m² cd/m² display brightness PC monitor (50 cd/m² dimmer).
Expert reviews are significantly better
The Viewsonic VG2428WM has an average expert review score of 90%, whereas the Benq RL2455 has an average rating of 70% (based on 9 reviews).

Reasons Against

2 Reasons Against
Dimmer display brightness Edit
The Benq RL2455 has a display brightness of 250 cd/m² cd/m², but the Viewsonic VG2428WM is a 300 cd/m² cd/m² display brightness PC monitor (50 cd/m² brighter).
Hugely Lower expert review Score
The Benq RL2455 only has an average expert rating of 70%, but the Viewsonic VG2428WM has an average expert rating of 90% (based on 3 reviews).
6 Reasons Against
0.4" smaller screen size Edit
The Viewsonic VG2428WM has a screen size of 23.6"", whereas the Benq RL2455 is a 24"" PC monitor (0.4" 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.

80% slower response time Edit
The Viewsonic VG2428WM is a 5msms response time PC monitor. That's 4ms slower than the Benq RL2455 (5msms). 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.

$48 more expensive
The Viewsonic VG2428WM is more expensive than the Benq RL2455 by $48.22.
Fewer sellers
Only 2 stores sells the Viewsonic VG2428WM, but 8 stores sell the Benq RL2455. Read more
The smaller the number of stores that stock this PC monitor, the lower the competition amongst stores to keep prices low.
Eight months older
The Viewsonic VG2428WM is older than the Benq RL2455 by eight months.
A lot Lower user review Score
The average user rating of the Viewsonic VG2428WM is 80%, whereas the average user rating of the Benq RL2455 is 92% (based on 295 reviews).

Awards

1 Award
hwa.com.tr: Player's Dream
No awards found

Average Expert Rating

Average User Rating

Date Released

40 months Ago 49 months Ago

Display

Screen Size
24"
BEST
23.6"
Display Resolution
 1920 x 1080
 1920 x 1080
Dynamic Contrast Ratio
 12000000:1
BEST
 12000000:1
Display Type
 LED
 LED
Graphics Resolution
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
Video Mode
 1080p
 1080p
HD Type
 Full HD
 Full HD
Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 16:9
Pixel Pitch
0.276 x 0.276 Unknown - Click to provide data
Display Colour Count
16.77M 16.77M
Vertical Viewing Angle
160° 160°
Horizontal Viewing Angle
170° 170°
Typical Contrast Ratio
 1000:1
 1000:1
Display Diagonal
60.96cm Unknown - Click to provide data
Display Technology
 TN+Film
 TN+Film
Display Brightness
250 cd/m² 300 cd/m²
BEST
Response Time
1ms
BEST
5ms
Color Gamut
72% Unknown - Click to provide data
Native Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 16:9
Supported Number of Colours Display
 16.78 million colours
 16.78 million colours

Ports & Interfaces

Headphone Output
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
USB 2.0 Port
Unknown - Click to provide data 2
HDMI Port
2 Unknown - Click to provide data
DVI-D Port
1 1
VGA (D-Sub) Port
1 1
DVI Port
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
USB Type-A Downstream Port
Unknown - Click to provide data 2
USB Hub Version
 USB 2.0
 USB 2.0

Multimedia

RMS Rated Audio Power
4W 4W
Loudspeaker
2 2

Design

Case Colour
 Black
 Black

Performance

Windows Operating System
 Windows 7 Starter
 Windows 7 Home Basic
 Windows 7 Ultimate
 Windows 8
 Windows 8 Pro
 Windows 8 Enterprise
 Windows 7 Starter x64
 Windows 7 Home Basic x64
 Windows 7 Home Premium
 Windows 7 Home Premium x64
 Windows 7 Professional
 Windows 7 Professional x64
 Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 Windows 8 Enterprise x64
 Windows 7 Starter
 Windows 7 Home Basic
 Windows 7 Ultimate
 Windows 8
 Windows 8 Pro
 Windows 8 Enterprise
 Windows 7 Starter x64
 Windows 7 Home Basic x64
 Windows 7 Home Premium
 Windows 7 Home Premium x64
 Windows 7 Professional
 Windows 7 Professional x64
 Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 Windows 8 Enterprise x64

Ergonomics

Pivot Angle
Unknown - Click to provide data 0 - 90
Maximum Height Adjustment
Unknown - Click to provide data 135mm
Tilt Angle
-5 - 15 -5 - 20
Swivel Angle Range
Unknown - Click to provide data -180 - 180
OSD Language
17 Unknown - Click to provide data

Power

Power Consumption When in PowerSave Mode
0.5W Unknown - Click to provide data
Power Consumption When Off
0.5W Unknown - Click to provide data
Typical Power Consumption
27W Unknown - Click to provide data
Standby Power Consumption
0.5W Unknown - Click to provide data
Input Voltage
 96 - 264
 96 - 264
AC Input Frequency
 50
 60
 50/60
 50
 60
 50/60
AC Input Voltage
 90-264
 9
 90
 24
 100
 100-240
 240
 90-264
 9
 90
 24
 100
 100-240
 240

Operational Conditions

Operating Temperature Range
Unknown - Click to provide data 32 - 104
Relative Humidity Operating Range
Unknown - Click to provide data 10 - 90
Operating Temperature Range
Unknown - Click to provide data 0 - 40

Certificates

Certification
 TCO
 RoHS
 TCO
 RoHS
EPEAT Compliance
 Silver
 Silver

Weight & Dimensions

Package Weight
5.7kg Unknown - Click to provide data
Packaging Height
420mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Packaging Depth
134mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Packaging Width
650mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Weight With Stand
4.1kg Unknown - Click to provide data
Height With Stand
435mm
BEST
442mm
Depth With Stand
189mm
BEST
250mm
Width With Stand
579mm 564mm
BEST
Weight
4.1kg 14.3kg
BEST
Height
435mm 335mm
Depth
189mm 67mm
Width
579mm 564mm

Packaging Content

Cable Included
 DVI
 DVI
BEST

Other Features

Quantity
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Feedback