DELL U2415 vs DELL UltraSharp 25

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DELL U2415
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Reasons For

9 Reasons For
34% faster response time Edit
The DELL U2415 is a 6msms response time PC monitor. That's 2ms faster than the DELL UltraSharp 25 (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.

One more DisplayPort Edit
The number of DisplayPorts on the DELL U2415 is two, but the DELL UltraSharp 25 only has one DisplayPort.
Six USB 3.0 ports Edit
The DELL U2415 has six USB 3.0 ports, however the DELL UltraSharp 25 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.

Six USB Type-A downstream ports Edit
The DELL U2415 has six USB Type-A downstream ports, however the DELL UltraSharp 25 only has five USB Type-A downstream ports.
Lower maximum power consumption Edit
The DELL U2415 has a maximum power consumption of 75WW, but the DELL UltraSharp 25 is an 87WW maximum power consumption PC monitor (12W higher).
3% lighter Edit
The DELL U2415 is a 4.3kgg weight PC monitor. That's 0.1g lighter than the DELL UltraSharp 25 (4.4kgg).
2% shallower Edit
DELL U2415 is 45.7mmmm deep. That's 0.7mm shallower than the DELL UltraSharp 25 (46.4mmmm).
A bit narrower Edit
The DELL U2415 has a width of 532.2mmmm, however the DELL UltraSharp 25 is a 569mmmm wide PC monitor (36.8mm wider).
$78 cheaper
The DELL U2415 costs $239.00, whereas the DELL UltraSharp 25 is $316.99.
8 Reasons For
4% bigger screen size Edit
The DELL UltraSharp 25 is a 25"" PC monitor. That's 0.9" bigger than the DELL U2415 (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.

Bigger display diagonal Edit
The DELL UltraSharp 25 is a 63.44cmcm display diagonal PC monitor. That's 2.34cm bigger than the DELL U2415 (63.44cmcm).
15% brighter display brightness Edit
The DELL UltraSharp 25 is a 350 cd/m² cd/m² display brightness PC monitor. That's 50 cd/m² brighter than the DELL U2415 (350 cd/m² cd/m²).
8% larger color gamut Edit
The DELL UltraSharp 25 has a color gamut of 99%%, however the DELL U2415 is only a 91%% color gamut PC monitor (8% smaller).
4% shorter Edit
The DELL UltraSharp 25 is a 338.7mmmm tall PC monitor. That's 11.9mm shorter than the DELL U2415 (338.7mmmm).
One more awards
The DELL UltraSharp 25 has 2 awards from expert review sites, whereas the DELL U2415 has 1 award.
Considerably better expert reviews
The average expert review score of the DELL UltraSharp 25 is 100%, however the average rating of the DELL U2415 is 87% (based on 3 reviews).
Marginally better user reviews
The average user review score of the DELL UltraSharp 25 is 94%, however the average rating of the DELL U2415 is 91% (based on 166 reviews).

Reasons Against

9 Reasons Against
0.9" smaller screen size Edit
The DELL U2415 has a screen size of 24.1"", but the DELL UltraSharp 25 is a 25"" PC monitor (0.9" 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.

A little smaller display diagonal Edit
The DELL U2415 has a display diagonal of 61.1cmcm, but the DELL UltraSharp 25 is a 63.44cmcm display diagonal PC monitor (2.34cm bigger).
Dimmer display brightness Edit
The DELL U2415 has a display brightness of 300 cd/m² cd/m², but the DELL UltraSharp 25 is a 350 cd/m² cd/m² display brightness PC monitor (50 cd/m² brighter).
Smaller color gamut Edit
The DELL U2415 is a 91%% color gamut PC monitor. That's 8% smaller than the DELL UltraSharp 25 (99%%).
11.9mm taller Edit
The DELL U2415 has a height of 350.6mmmm, however the DELL UltraSharp 25 is a 338.7mmmm tall PC monitor (11.9mm shorter).
Three months older
The DELL U2415 is older than the DELL UltraSharp 25 by three months.
Fewer awards
Whilst the DELL U2415 has received 1 award, the DELL UltraSharp 25 has received 2 awards.
A lot Lower expert review Score
The DELL U2415 has an average expert rating of 87%, but the DELL UltraSharp 25 has an average expert rating of 100% (based on 4 reviews).
Slightly Lower user review Score
The DELL U2415 has an average user rating of 91%, but the DELL UltraSharp 25 has an average user rating of 94% (based on 203 reviews).
9 Reasons Against
Slower response time Edit
The DELL UltraSharp 25 has a response time of 8msms, but the DELL U2415 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.

Only one DisplayPort Edit
The DELL UltraSharp 25 has one DisplayPort, however the DELL U2415 only has two DisplayPorts.
One less USB 3.0 port Edit
The DELL UltraSharp 25 is a five USB 3.0 port PC monitor, whereas the DELL U2415 only has six 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.

One less USB Type-A downstream port Edit
The DELL UltraSharp 25 is a five USB Type-A downstream port PC monitor, whereas the DELL U2415 only has six USB Type-A downstream ports.
14% higher maximum power consumption Edit
The DELL UltraSharp 25 is an 87WW maximum power consumption PC monitor. That's 12W higher than the DELL U2415 (87WW).
A little heavier Edit
The DELL UltraSharp 25 has a weight of 4.4kgg, however the DELL U2415 is a 4.3kgg weight PC monitor (0.1g lighter).
Slightly deeper Edit
The DELL UltraSharp 25 has a depth of 46.4mmmm, however the DELL U2415 is a 45.7mmmm deep PC monitor (0.7mm shallower).
Wider Edit
The DELL UltraSharp 25 is a 569mmmm wide PC monitor. That's 36.8mm wider than the DELL U2415 (569mmmm).
More expensive by $78
The DELL UltraSharp 25 is $77.99 more expensive than the DELL U2415.

Awards

1 Award
pcmagazine.ru: 5 Star
2 Awards
cnews.cz: Smart Buy
SweClockers.com: Good Product

Average Expert Rating

Average User Rating

Date Released

26 months Ago 23 months Ago

Display

Screen Size
24.1" 25"
BEST
Display Resolution
 1920 x 1200
BEST
 1920 x 1200
Dynamic Contrast Ratio
 2000000:1
 2000000:1
Display Type
 LED
 LED
Graphics Resolution
 1920 x 1200 (WUXGA)
BEST
 1920 x 1200 (WUXGA)
Display Surface
 Matt
 Matt
Video Mode
 1080p
 720p
 480p
 360p
BEST
 1080p
 720p
 480p
 360p
HD Type
 Wide Quad HD
 Wide Quad HD
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Viewable Size Diagonal
611mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Viewable Height
324mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Viewable Width
518.4mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Aspect Ratio
 16:10
 16:10
Pixel Pitch
0.27 x 0.27 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
61.1cm 63.44cm
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Display Technology
 IPS
 IPS
Display Brightness
300 cd/m² 350 cd/m²
BEST
Response Time
6ms
BEST
8ms
Color Gamut
91% 99%
BEST
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

Ports & Interfaces

DisplayPort
2
BEST
1
USB 3.0 Port
6
BEST
5
HDMI Port
2 2
Mini DisplayPort
1 1
DVI Port
Unknown - Click to provide data
USB Type-A Downstream Port
6
BEST
5
USB Hub Version
 USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1)
 USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1)
Upstream Port
1 Unknown - Click to provide data

Design

Coloured Feet
 Silver
 Silver
Case Colour
 Silver
 Silver

Ergonomics

Pivot Angle
Unknown - Click to provide data 0 - 90
Maximum Height Adjustment
115mm 115mm
Tilt Angle
Unknown - Click to provide data -21 - 5

Power

Input Current
1.5A 1.5A
Typical Power Consumption
23W
BEST
35W
Standby Power Consumption
0.5W 0.5W
Maximum Power Consumption
75W
BEST
87W
Input Voltage
 100 - 240
BEST
 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 - 5000 Unknown - Click to provide data
Non-Operating Altitude
0 - 12192 Unknown - Click to provide data
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
 RoHS
 TCO
 RoHS
 TCO
EPEAT Compliance
 Gold
 Gold

Weight & Dimensions

Package Weight
8.4kg
BEST
9.8kg
Weight With Stand
Unknown - Click to provide data 6.8kg
Height With Stand
517.9mm 512.5mm
BEST
Depth With Stand
205mm 205mm
Width With Stand
532.2mm
BEST
569mm
Weight
4.3kg
BEST
4.4kg
Height
350.6mm 338.7mm
BEST
Depth
45.7mm
BEST
46.4mm
Width
532.2mm
BEST
569mm

Packaging Content

Cable Included
 USB
 AC
 DisplayPort
 USB
 AC
 DisplayPort

Technical Details

Active Display Area (W X H)
Unknown - Click to provide data 311.04 x 552.96
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