Benq GW2470H vs HP ProDisplay P232

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Benq GW2470H
HP ProDisplay P232

Top Prices

BenQ America
Out of stock
Overstock
B&H Photo
In stock
eBay
Standard delivery: $23.99
In stock (12 available)
Antonline
Delivery unknown
In stock (16 available)

Reasons For

6 Reasons For
0.8" bigger screen size Edit
The Benq GW2470H has a screen size of 23.8"", but the HP ProDisplay P232 is only a 23"" PC monitor (0.8" 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.

Bigger viewable height Edit
The Benq GW2470H is a 296mmmm viewable height PC monitor. That's 9.6mm bigger than the HP ProDisplay P232 (286.4mmmm).
17.8mm bigger viewable width Edit
The Benq GW2470H has a viewable width of 527mmmm, however the HP ProDisplay P232 is only a 509.2mmmm viewable width PC monitor (17.8mm smaller).
Wider vertical viewing angle Edit
The Benq GW2470H is a 178°° vertical viewing angle PC monitor. That's 18° wider than the HP ProDisplay P232 (160°°).
8° wider horizontal viewing angle Edit
The Benq GW2470H has a horizontal viewing angle of 178°°, but the HP ProDisplay P232 is only a 170°° horizontal viewing angle PC monitor (8° narrower).
1ms faster response time Edit
The Benq GW2470H is a 4msms response time PC monitor. That's 1ms faster than the HP ProDisplay P232 (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.

2 Reasons For
Lighter Edit
The HP ProDisplay P232 is a 3.6kgg weight PC monitor. That's 0.4g lighter than the Benq GW2470H (3.6kgg).
Available from 9 shops
The more stores stock this PC monitor, the greater competition amongst stores to keep prices low.

Reasons Against

2 Reasons Against
10% heavier Edit
The Benq GW2470H is a 4kgg weight PC monitor. That's 0.4g heavier than the HP ProDisplay P232 (3.6kgg).
Not as many stockists
Only 1 retailer sell the Benq GW2470H, however 10 retailers sell the HP ProDisplay P232. Read more
Smaller numbers of stores reduces the chances of this PC monitor remaining in stock and also reduces the price competition amongst retailers for the product.
7 Reasons Against
0.8" smaller screen size Edit
The HP ProDisplay P232 has a screen size of 23"", but the Benq GW2470H is a 23.8"" PC monitor (0.8" 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.

Smaller viewable height Edit
The HP ProDisplay P232 is a 286.4mmmm viewable height PC monitor. That's 9.6mm smaller than the Benq GW2470H (286.4mmmm).
17.8mm smaller viewable width Edit
The HP ProDisplay P232 has a viewable width of 509.2mmmm, however the Benq GW2470H is a 527mmmm viewable width PC monitor (17.8mm bigger).
Narrower vertical viewing angle Edit
The HP ProDisplay P232 is a 160°° vertical viewing angle PC monitor. That's 18° narrower than the Benq GW2470H (160°°).
8° narrower horizontal viewing angle Edit
The HP ProDisplay P232 has a horizontal viewing angle of 170°°, but the Benq GW2470H is a 178°° horizontal viewing angle PC monitor (8° wider).
1ms slower response time Edit
The HP ProDisplay P232 is a 5msms response time PC monitor. That's 1ms slower than the Benq GW2470H (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.

Four months older
The HP ProDisplay P232 is older than the Benq GW2470H by four months.

Average Expert Rating

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Average User Rating

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Date Released

16 months Ago 20 months Ago

Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on $ 28.20
Electricity cost - standby $ -
Total running cost $ 28.20
Electricity cost - switched on $ -
Electricity cost - standby $ -
Total running cost $ -

Energy Efficiency Class

No data

Environmental Impact

0.18T
Running this PC monitor over 5 years will generate 0.18 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
5
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.
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Display

Screen Size
23.8"
BEST
23"
Display Resolution
 1920 x 1080
 1920 x 1080
Dynamic Contrast Ratio
 20000000:1
BEST
 20000000:1
Display Type
 LED
 LED
Graphics Resolution
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
 1680 x 1050 (WSXGA+)
 1600 x 900
 1440 x 900 (WXGA+)
 1440 x 900
 1280 x 1024 (SXGA)
 1280 x 800 (WXGA)
 1280 x 800
 1280 x 768 (WXGA)
 1280 x 768
 1280 x 720 (HD 720)
 1024 x 768 (XGA)
 800 x 600 (SVGA)
 640 x 480 (VGA)
BEST
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
 1680 x 1050 (WSXGA+)
 1600 x 900
 1440 x 900 (WXGA+)
 1440 x 900
 1280 x 1024 (SXGA)
 1280 x 800 (WXGA)
 1280 x 800
 1280 x 768 (WXGA)
 1280 x 768
 1280 x 720 (HD 720)
 1024 x 768 (XGA)
 800 x 600 (SVGA)
 640 x 480 (VGA)
Backlight Type
 W-LED
 W-LED
BEST
Display Surface
 Matt
 Matt
Video Mode
 1080p
 1080p
BEST
HD Type
 Full HD
 Full HD
Viewable Height
296mm
BEST
286.4mm
Viewable Width
527mm
BEST
509.2mm
Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 16:9
Vertical Scan Range
Unknown - Click to provide data 50 - 60
Horizontal Scan Range
Unknown - Click to provide data 24 - 80
Pixel Pitch
0.274 x 0.274 0.265 x 0.265
Display Colour Count
16.77M 16.77M
Vertical Viewing Angle
178°
BEST
160°
Horizontal Viewing Angle
178°
BEST
170°
Typical Contrast Ratio
 3000:1
BEST
 3000:1
Display Diagonal
Unknown - Click to provide data 58.42cm
Display Technology
 MVA
 MVA
Display Brightness
250 cd/m² 250 cd/m²
Response Time
4ms
BEST
5ms
Color Gamut
72% 72%
Screen Shape
 Flat
 Flat
Native Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 16:9
Supported Number of Colours Display
 16.78 million colours
 16.78 million colours
Pixel Density
Unknown - Click to provide data 96

Ports & Interfaces

Headphone Output
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
DisplayPort
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
HDMI Port
2 Unknown - Click to provide data
VGA (D-Sub) Port
1 1
DVI Port
Unknown - Click to provide data

Design

Coloured Feet
 Black
 Black
Case Colour
 Black
 Black

Performance

Windows Operating System
 Windows 7 Home Basic
 Windows 7 Home Premium
 Windows 7 Home Premium x64
 Windows 7 Enterprise x64
 Windows 7 Enterprise
 Windows 10 Home
 Windows 10 Pro
 Windows 10 Enterprise
 Windows 10 Education
 Windows 10 Home x64
 Windows 10 Pro x64
 Windows 10 Enterprise x64
 Windows 10 Education x64
 Windows 7 Home Basic
 Windows 7 Home Premium
 Windows 7 Home Premium x64
 Windows 7 Enterprise x64
 Windows 7 Enterprise
 Windows 10 Home
 Windows 10 Pro
 Windows 10 Enterprise
 Windows 10 Education
 Windows 10 Home x64
 Windows 10 Pro x64
 Windows 10 Enterprise x64
 Windows 10 Education x64

Ergonomics

Tilt Angle
-5 - 20 -5 - 22
OSD Language
17
BEST
10

Power

Energy Efficiency Class
 B
BEST
 B
Power Consumption When in PowerSave Mode
0.5W Unknown - Click to provide data
Typical Power Consumption
23W
BEST
24W
Standby Power Consumption
0.5W 0.5W
Annual Energy Consumption
39kWh Unknown - Click to provide data
Average Power Consumption
27W Unknown - Click to provide data
Maximum Power Consumption
Unknown - Click to provide data 30W
Input Voltage
 100 - 240
 100 - 240
BEST
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 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 20 - 90
Relative Humidity Operating Range
Unknown - Click to provide data 20 - 70
Storage Temperature Range
Unknown - Click to provide data -20 - 60
Operating Temperature Range
Unknown - Click to provide data 5 - 35

Certificates

Certification
 TCO
BEST
 TCO
EPEAT Compliance
 Silver
 Silver

Weight & Dimensions

Package Weight
Unknown - Click to provide data 5.8kg
Packaging Height
Unknown - Click to provide data 422mm
Packaging Depth
Unknown - Click to provide data 140mm
Packaging Width
Unknown - Click to provide data 632mm
Bezel Width At Bottom
12mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Bezel Width At Top
12mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Bezel Width On Side
12mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Weight With Stand
Unknown - Click to provide data 5.7kg
Height With Stand
425mm 408.3mm
BEST
Depth With Stand
189mm 185mm
BEST
Width With Stand
553mm 548.6mm
BEST
Weight
4kg 3.6kg
BEST
Height
329mm 346.3mm
Depth
51mm 55mm
Width
553mm 548.6mm

Packaging Content

Cable Included
 VGA
 HDMI
 AC
 DisplayPort
 VGA
 HDMI
 AC
 DisplayPort

Technical Details

Active Display Area (W X H)
527 x 296 Unknown - Click to provide data
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