DELL P2416D vs DELL U2412M vs DELL U2414H

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Reasons For

5 Reasons For
Bigger viewable width Edit
The DELL P2416D is a 527mmmm viewable width PC monitor. That's 8.6mm bigger than the DELL U2412M (527.04mmmm) and 0.039999999999964mm smaller than the DELL U2414H (527.04mmmm).
50 cd/m² brighter display brightness Edit
The DELL P2416D is a 300 cd/m² cd/m² display brightness PC monitor, and so does the DELL U2412M. That's 50 cd/m² brighter than the DELL U2414H (250 cd/m² cd/m²).
17% larger color gamut Edit
The DELL P2416D has a color gamut of 99%%, whereas the DELL U2412M is only an 82%% color gamut PC monitor (17% smaller) and the DELL U2414H is only an 85%% color gamut PC monitor (14% smaller).
0.4g lighter Edit
The DELL P2416D has a weight of 3.6kgg (as does the DELL U2414H), whereas the DELL U2412M is a 4kgg weight PC monitor (0.4g heavier).
Slightly better user reviews
Based on 31 reviews, the average user review score of the DELL P2416D is 94%, whereas the average rating of the DELL U2412M is 93% (based on 480 reviews) and the average rating of the DELL U2414H is 89% (based on 219 reviews).
12 Reasons For
Bigger screen size Edit
The DELL U2412M is a 24"" PC monitor. That's 0.25" bigger than the DELL P2416D (23.8"") and 0.2" bigger than the DELL U2414H (23.8""). 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.

Larger viewable size diagonal Edit
The DELL U2412M is a 609.6mmmm viewable size diagonal PC monitor. That's 4.6mm larger than the DELL U2414H (605mmmm).
Moderately bigger viewable height Edit
The DELL U2412M has a viewable height of 324mmmm, but the DELL P2416D is only a 296mmmm viewable height PC monitor (28mm smaller) and the DELL U2414H is only a 296.46mmmm viewable height PC monitor (27.54mm smaller).
2% bigger display diagonal Edit
The DELL U2412M is a 60.96cmcm display diagonal PC monitor. That's 0.63cm bigger than the DELL P2416D (60.47cmcm) and 0.49cm bigger than the DELL U2414H (60.47cmcm).
Brighter display brightness Edit
The DELL U2412M is a 300 cd/m² cd/m² display brightness PC monitor, and so does the DELL P2416D. That's 50 cd/m² brighter than the DELL U2414H (250 cd/m² cd/m²).
Five USB 2.0 ports Edit
The number of USB 2.0 ports on the DELL U2412M is five, but the DELL P2416D only has four USB 2.0 ports. Read more

We do not know the number of USB 2.0 ports on the DELL U2414H. It is possible that it does not have any USB 2.0 ports.

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.

Having a number of USB 2.0 ports on your monitor is particularly useful for laptops where you frequently disconnect the laptop from the monitor. Just one USB connection from your laptop to your monitor will immediately connect all your other USB devices that are attached to the monitor.

One more USB Type-A downstream port Edit
The DELL U2412M has five USB Type-A downstream ports, however the DELL U2414H only has four USB Type-A downstream ports.
3% lower maximum power consumption Edit
The DELL U2412M is a 72WW maximum power consumption PC monitor. That's 2W lower than the DELL U2414H (74WW).
Cheaper by $17
The DELL U2412M costs $211.99, whereas the DELL P2416D is $278.53 and the DELL U2414H is $228.99.
8 shops are selling it
The more sellers stock the product, the greater competition amongst sellers to keep prices low.
Nine more awards
The DELL U2412M has 10 awards from expert review sites, however the DELL P2416D has 1 award and the DELL U2414H has 3 awards.
Better expert reviews
Based on 36 expert reviews, the average review score of the DELL U2412M is 82%, but the average rating of the DELL P2416D is 76% (based on 6 reviews).
8 Reasons For
One more DisplayPort Edit
The number of DisplayPorts on the DELL U2414H is two, but the DELL U2412M only has one DisplayPort.
Two HDMI ports Edit
The number of HDMI ports on the DELL U2414H is two, but the DELL P2416D only has one HDMI port. Read more

We do not know the number of HDMI ports on the DELL U2412M. It is possible that it does not have any HDMI ports.

15mm higher maximum height adjustment Edit
The DELL U2414H is a 130mmmm maximum height adjustment PC monitor. That's 15mm higher than the DELL U2412M (130mmmm).
Lighter Edit
The DELL U2414H is a 3.6kgg weight PC monitor, and so does the DELL P2416D. That's 0.4g lighter than the DELL U2412M (3.6kgg).
13% shorter Edit
The DELL U2414H has a height of 321.1mmmm, however the DELL P2416D is a 335.1mmmm tall PC monitor (14mm taller) and the DELL U2412M is a 361.6mmmm tall PC monitor (40.5mm taller).
43% shallower Edit
DELL U2414H is 45.6mmmm deep. That's 1.4mm shallower than the DELL P2416D (45.6mmmm) and 19.3mm shallower than the DELL U2412M (45.6mmmm).
Marginally narrower Edit
The DELL U2414H has a width of 539.1mmmm, however the DELL P2416D is a 565.6mmmm wide PC monitor (26.5mm wider) and the DELL U2412M is a 556mmmm wide PC monitor (16.9mm wider).
Expert reviews are better
The DELL U2414H has an average expert review score of 82%, but the DELL P2416D has an average rating of 76% (based on 6 reviews).

Reasons Against

16 Reasons Against
Smaller screen size Edit
The DELL P2416D is a 23.75"" PC monitor. That's 0.25" smaller than the DELL U2412M (23.8"") and 0.050000000000001" smaller than the DELL U2414H (23.8""). 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 bit smaller viewable height Edit
The DELL P2416D has a viewable height of 296mmmm, whereas the DELL U2412M is a 324mmmm viewable height PC monitor (28mm bigger) and the DELL U2414H is a 296.46mmmm viewable height PC monitor (0.45999999999998mm bigger).
2% smaller display diagonal Edit
The DELL P2416D is a 60.33cmcm display diagonal PC monitor. That's 0.63cm smaller than the DELL U2412M (60.47cmcm) and 0.14cm smaller than the DELL U2414H (60.47cmcm).
Only one DisplayPort Edit
The DELL P2416D is a one DisplayPort PC monitor, and so does the DELL U2412M, whereas the DELL U2414H only has two DisplayPorts.
Only four USB 2.0 ports Edit
The DELL P2416D is a four USB 2.0 port PC monitor, whereas the DELL U2412M only has five USB 2.0 ports. Read more

We do not know the number of USB 2.0 ports on the DELL U2414H. It is possible that it does not have any USB 2.0 ports.

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.

Having a number of USB 2.0 ports on your monitor is particularly useful for laptops where you frequently disconnect the laptop from the monitor. Just one USB connection from your laptop to your monitor will immediately connect all your other USB devices that are attached to the monitor.

Four less USB 3.0 ports Edit
The number of USB 3.0 ports on the DELL P2416D is , but the DELL U2414H only has four USB 3.0 ports. Read more

We do not know the number of USB 3.0 ports on the DELL U2412M. It is possible that it does not have any USB 3.0 ports.

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 HDMI port Edit
The DELL P2416D is a one HDMI port PC monitor, whereas the DELL U2414H only has two HDMI ports. Read more

We do not know the number of HDMI ports on the DELL U2412M. It is possible that it does not have any HDMI ports.

One less DVI port Edit
The DELL P2416D has DVI ports, however the DELL U2412M only has one DVI port. Read more

We do not know the number of DVI ports on the DELL U2414H. It is possible that it does not have any DVI ports.

One less USB Type-A downstream port Edit
The number of USB Type-A downstream ports on the DELL P2416D is four (as does the DELL U2414H), but the DELL U2412M only has five USB Type-A downstream ports.
Taller Edit
DELL P2416D is 335.1mmmm tall. That's 26.5mm shorter than the DELL U2412M (321.1mmmm) and 14mm taller than the DELL U2414H (321.1mmmm).
1.4mm deeper Edit
The DELL P2416D is a 47mmmm deep PC monitor, whereas the DELL U2412M is a 64.9mmmm deep PC monitor (17.9mm deeper) and the DELL U2414H is a 45.6mmmm deep PC monitor (1.4mm shallower).
5% wider Edit
DELL P2416D is 565.6mmmm wide. That's 9.6mm wider than the DELL U2412M (539.1mmmm) and 26.5mm wider than the DELL U2414H (539.1mmmm).
More expensive by $67
The DELL P2416D is $66.54 more expensive than the DELL U2412M and $49.54 more expensive than the DELL U2414H.
Fewer sellers
The DELL P2416D is only stocked by 6 sellers, but the DELL U2412M is stocked by 12 sellers. Read more
The fewer the number of sellers that stock the product, the lower the competition amongst sellers to keep prices low.
Nine less awards
The DELL P2416D has only received 1 award, but the DELL U2412M has received 10 awards and the DELL U2414H has received 3 awards.
Expert review Rating is Worse
The average expert rating of the DELL P2416D is only 76%, whereas the average expert rating of the DELL U2412M is 82% (based on 36 reviews) and the DELL U2414H is 82% (based on 10 reviews).
10 Reasons Against
Smaller viewable width Edit
The DELL U2412M is a 518.4mmmm viewable width PC monitor. That's 8.6mm smaller than the DELL P2416D (527.04mmmm) and 8.64mm smaller than the DELL U2414H (527.04mmmm).
Smaller color gamut Edit
The DELL U2412M has a color gamut of 82%%, but the DELL P2416D is a 99%% color gamut PC monitor (17% larger) and the DELL U2414H is an 85%% color gamut PC monitor (3% larger).
Only one DisplayPort Edit
The number of DisplayPorts on the DELL U2412M is one, and so does the DELL P2416D, but the DELL U2414H only has two DisplayPorts.
15mm lower maximum height adjustment Edit
The DELL U2412M has a maximum height adjustment of 115mmmm, whereas the DELL U2414H is a 130mmmm maximum height adjustment PC monitor (15mm higher).
0.4g heavier Edit
The DELL U2412M has a weight of 4kgg, but the DELL P2416D and the DELL U2414H are both 3.6kgg weight PC monitors (0.4g lighter).
12% taller Edit
The DELL U2412M has a height of 361.6mmmm. That's 26.5mm taller than the DELL P2416D (321.1mmmm) and 40.5mm taller than the DELL U2414H (321.1mmmm).
19.3mm deeper Edit
DELL U2412M is 64.9mmmm deep, but the DELL P2416D is a 47mmmm deep PC monitor (17.9mm shallower) and the DELL U2414H is a 45.6mmmm deep PC monitor (19.3mm shallower).
4% wider Edit
The DELL U2412M has a width of 556mmmm. That's 9.6mm narrower than the DELL P2416D (539.1mmmm) and 16.9mm wider than the DELL U2414H (539.1mmmm).
Older by over two years
The DELL U2412M is three years older than the DELL P2416D and two years older than the DELL U2414H.
User review Rating is a little Worse
The DELL U2412M has an average user score of 93%, but the DELL P2416D has an average user rating of 94% (based on 31 reviews).
14 Reasons Against
0.2" smaller screen size Edit
The DELL U2414H has a screen size of 23.8"", but the DELL P2416D is a 23.75"" PC monitor (0.050000000000001" smaller) and the DELL U2412M is a 24"" PC monitor (0.2" 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.

4.6mm smaller viewable size diagonal Edit
The DELL U2414H has a viewable size diagonal of 605mmmm, however the DELL U2412M is a 609.6mmmm viewable size diagonal PC monitor (4.6mm larger).
Smaller viewable height Edit
The DELL U2414H is a 296.46mmmm viewable height PC monitor. That's 0.45999999999998mm bigger than the DELL P2416D (296.46mmmm) and 27.54mm smaller than the DELL U2412M (296.46mmmm).
Moderately smaller display diagonal Edit
The DELL U2414H has a display diagonal of 60.47cmcm, but the DELL P2416D is a 60.33cmcm display diagonal PC monitor (0.14cm smaller) and the DELL U2412M is a 60.96cmcm display diagonal PC monitor (0.49cm bigger).
Dimmer display brightness Edit
The DELL U2414H has a display brightness of 250 cd/m² cd/m², but the DELL P2416D and the DELL U2412M are both 300 cd/m² cd/m² display brightness PC monitors (50 cd/m² brighter).
Smaller color gamut Edit
The DELL U2414H is an 85%% color gamut PC monitor. That's 14% smaller than the DELL P2416D (85%%) and 3% larger than the DELL U2412M (85%%).
Only DVI ports Edit
The DELL U2414H is a DVI port PC monitor, whereas the DELL U2412M only has one DVI port. Read more

We do not know the number of DVI ports on the DELL P2416D. It is possible that it does not have any DVI ports.

Only four USB Type-A downstream ports Edit
The DELL U2414H has four USB Type-A downstream ports, and so does the DELL P2416D, however the DELL U2412M only has five USB Type-A downstream ports.
Slightly higher maximum power consumption Edit
The DELL U2414H has a maximum power consumption of 74WW, but the DELL U2412M is a 72WW maximum power consumption PC monitor (2W lower).
$17 more expensive
The DELL U2414H is more expensive than the DELL U2412M by $17.
Not as many stockists
Only 4 stores sells the DELL U2414H, however 6 stores sell the DELL P2416D and 12 stores sell the DELL U2412M. 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.
Three months older
The DELL U2414H is older than the DELL P2416D by three months.
Fewer awards
Whilst the DELL U2414H has received 3 awards, the DELL U2412M has received 10 awards.
Lower user review Score
The DELL U2414H has an average user rating of 89%, but the DELL P2416D has an average user rating of 94% (based on 31 reviews) and the DELL U2412M has an average user rating of 93% (based on 480 reviews).

Awards

1 Award
winmagpro.nl: Test Winner
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
3 Awards
alphr.com: Recommended
pcauthority.com.au: Hot Award
ua.gecid.com: High Functionality

Average Expert Rating

Average User Rating

Date Released

20 months Ago 51 months Ago 22 months Ago

Display

Screen Size
23.75" 24"
BEST
23.8"
Display Resolution
 1920 x 1200
 1920 x 1080
 1920 x 1200
 1920 x 1080
BEST
 1920 x 1200
 1920 x 1080
Dynamic Contrast Ratio
 2000000:1
 2000000:1
 2000000:1
Display Type
 LED
 LED
 LED
Graphics Resolution
 2560 x 1440
 1920 x 1200 (WUXGA)
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
BEST
 2560 x 1440
 1920 x 1200 (WUXGA)
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
 2560 x 1440
 1920 x 1200 (WUXGA)
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
Display Surface
 Matt
 Matt
 Matt
Video Mode
 1440p
 1080p
 720p
 480p
BEST
 1440p
 1080p
 720p
 480p
 1440p
 1080p
 720p
 480p
HD Type
 Wide Quad HD
BEST
 Wide Quad HD
 Wide Quad HD
Viewable Size Diagonal
Unknown - Click to provide data 609.6mm
BEST
605mm
Viewable Height
296mm 324mm
BEST
296.46mm
Viewable Width
527mm
BEST
518.4mm 527.04mm
Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 16:9
 16:9
Vertical Scan Range
Unknown - Click to provide data Unknown - Click to provide data 56 - 76
Horizontal Scan Range
Unknown - Click to provide data Unknown - Click to provide data 30 - 83
Pixel Pitch
0.205 x 0.205 0.270 x 0.270 0.274 x 0.274
Display Colour Count
16.77M 16.77M 16.77M
Vertical Viewing Angle
178° 178° 178°
Horizontal Viewing Angle
178° 178° 178°
Typical Contrast Ratio
 1000:1
 1000:1
 1000:1
Display Diagonal
60.33cm 60.96cm
BEST
60.47cm
Display Technology
 IPS
 IPS
 IPS
Display Brightness
300 cd/m²
BEST
300 cd/m²
BEST
250 cd/m²
Response Time
8ms 8ms 8ms
Color Gamut
99%
BEST
82% 85%
Screen Shape
 Flat
 Flat
 Flat
Native Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 16:10
 16:9
 16:10
BEST
 16:9
 16:10
Supported Number of Colours Display
 16.78 million colours
 16.78 million colours
 16.78 million colours

Ports & Interfaces

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

Design

Coloured Feet
 Silver
 Silver
 Silver
Case Colour
 Black
 Black
 Black

Ergonomics

Pivot Angle
Unknown - Click to provide data -90 - 90 Unknown - Click to provide data
Maximum Height Adjustment
Unknown - Click to provide data 115mm 130mm
BEST
Tilt Angle
-21 - 5 -4 - 21 -22 - 6.5
Swivel Angle Range
Unknown - Click to provide data -45 - 45 Unknown - Click to provide data
Automatic Shut Off
Unknown - Click to provide data Unknown - Click to provide data 1
On Screen Display Language
 CHI (SIMPL)
 RUS
 ENG
 FRE
 DEU
 JPN
 POR
 ESP
 CHI (SIMPL)
 RUS
 ENG
 FRE
 DEU
 JPN
 POR
 ESP
 CHI (SIMPL)
 RUS
 ENG
 FRE
 DEU
 JPN
 POR
 ESP
BEST

Power

Input Current
1.5A 1.5A 1.5A
Current Rating
Unknown - Click to provide data 1.5A 1.5A
Typical Power Consumption
35W 38W 16W
BEST
Standby Power Consumption
0.3W
BEST
0.5W 0.5W
Maximum Power Consumption
Unknown - Click to provide data 72W
BEST
74W
Input Voltage
 100 - 240
 100 - 240
 100 - 240
AC Input Frequency
 50
 60
 50/60
 50
 60
 50/60
 50
 60
 50/60
AC Input Voltage
 24
 100
 100-240
 240
 24
 100
 100-240
 240
 24
 100
 100-240
 240

Operational Conditions

Operating Altitude
0 - 5000 0 - 3048 0 - 5000
Non-Operating Altitude
0 - 12192 0 - 10668 0 - 12192
Relative Humidity Storage Range
5 - 90 5 - 90 5 - 90
Relative Humidity Operating Range
10 - 80 10 - 80 10 - 80
Storage Temperature Range
-20 - 60 -20 - 60 -20 - 6
Operating Temperature Range
0 - 40 0 - 40 0 - 40

Certificates

Certification
 TCO
 RoHS
 TCO
 RoHS
 TCO
 RoHS
Compliance Industry Standard
 Rohs
 Rohs
 Rohs
BEST
EPEAT Compliance
 Gold
 Gold
 Gold

Weight & Dimensions

Package Weight
8.8kg 7.5kg
BEST
8kg
Bezel Width At Bottom
Unknown - Click to provide data Unknown - Click to provide data 6.05mm
Bezel Width At Top
Unknown - Click to provide data Unknown - Click to provide data 6.05mm
Bezel Width On Side
Unknown - Click to provide data Unknown - Click to provide data 6.05mm
Weight With Stand
Unknown - Click to provide data 6.2kg
BEST
8kg
Height With Stand
369mm
BEST
513.5mm 485.8mm
Depth With Stand
205mm 180.3mm
BEST
185mm
Width With Stand
565.6mm 556mm 539.1mm
BEST
Weight
3.6kg
BEST
4kg 3.6kg
BEST
Height
335.1mm 361.6mm 321.1mm
BEST
Depth
47mm 64.9mm 45.6mm
BEST
Width
565.6mm 556mm 539.1mm
BEST

Packaging Content

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

Other Features

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

Technical Details

Auto Power Off
Unknown - Click to provide data Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Feedback