HP ProDisplay P201 vs Viewsonic VA1917

HP ProDisplay P201
Viewsonic VA1917

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Reasons For

2 Reasons For
Slightly bigger screen size Edit
The HP ProDisplay P201 has a screen size of 20"", however the Viewsonic VA1917 is only an 18.5"" PC monitor (1.5" 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.

20% brighter display brightness Edit
The HP ProDisplay P201 has a display brightness of 250 cd/m² cd/m², however the Viewsonic VA1917 is only a 200 cd/m² cd/m² display brightness PC monitor (50 cd/m² dimmer).
8 Reasons For
Lower maximum power consumption Edit
The Viewsonic VA1917 is a 20WW maximum power consumption PC monitor. That's 2W lower than the HP ProDisplay P201 (20WW).
Significantly lighter Edit
The Viewsonic VA1917 has a weight of 2kgg, whereas the HP ProDisplay P201 is a 3.5kgg weight PC monitor (1.5g heavier).
9% shorter Edit
Viewsonic VA1917 is 271.8mmmm tall. That's 22.3mm shorter than the HP ProDisplay P201 (271.8mmmm).
Moderately shallower Edit
The Viewsonic VA1917 is a 46.2mmmm deep PC monitor, whereas the HP ProDisplay P201 is a 47.5mmmm deep PC monitor (1.3mm deeper).
Narrower Edit
Viewsonic VA1917 is 442.4mmmm wide. That's 39.6mm narrower than the HP ProDisplay P201 (442.4mmmm).
Cheaper by $74
The Viewsonic VA1917 is $74 cheaper than the HP ProDisplay P201.
18 shops are selling it
A greater number of shops increases the price competition amongst retailers for the product and also increases the chances of this PC monitor remaining in stock.
Cheaper to run by $4.78
Over five years the Viewsonic VA1917 is $4.78 cheaper to run than the HP ProDisplay P201. Read more

Reasons Against

9 Reasons Against
2W higher maximum power consumption Edit
The HP ProDisplay P201 has a maximum power consumption of 22WW, however the Viewsonic VA1917 is a 20WW maximum power consumption PC monitor (2W lower).
Heavier Edit
The HP ProDisplay P201 is a 3.5kgg weight PC monitor. That's 1.5g heavier than the Viewsonic VA1917 (2kgg).
Marginally taller Edit
The HP ProDisplay P201 is a 294.1mmmm tall PC monitor, whereas the Viewsonic VA1917 is a 271.8mmmm tall PC monitor (22.3mm shorter).
Deeper Edit
The HP ProDisplay P201 has a depth of 47.5mmmm. That's 1.3mm deeper than the Viewsonic VA1917 (46.2mmmm).
39.6mm wider Edit
The HP ProDisplay P201 is a 482mmmm wide PC monitor, whereas the Viewsonic VA1917 is a 442.4mmmm wide PC monitor (39.6mm narrower).
$74 more expensive
The HP ProDisplay P201 is more expensive than the Viewsonic VA1917 by $74.
Less retailers
Only 1 seller sell the HP ProDisplay P201, whereas 19 shops sell the Viewsonic VA1917. Read more
Smaller numbers of retailers reduces the price competition amongst retailers for this PC monitor and also reduces the chances of the product remaining in stock.
Over one year older
The HP ProDisplay P201 is older than the Viewsonic VA1917 by 21 months.
22% higher running costs over five years
Over five years the HP ProDisplay P201 costs $26.85 to run which is $4.78 more to run than the Viewsonic VA1917. Show assumptions.
3 Reasons Against
9% smaller screen size Edit
The Viewsonic VA1917 is an 18.5"" PC monitor. That's 1.5" smaller than the HP ProDisplay P201 (18.5""). 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.

50 cd/m² dimmer display brightness Edit
The Viewsonic VA1917 is a 200 cd/m² cd/m² display brightness PC monitor. That's 50 cd/m² dimmer than the HP ProDisplay P201 (200 cd/m² cd/m²).
One less DVI port Edit
The Viewsonic VA1917 has DVI ports, however the HP ProDisplay P201 only has one DVI port.

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Date Released

46 months Ago 26 months Ago

Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on $ 24.52
Electricity cost - standby $ 2.33
Total running cost $ 26.85
Purchase price $ 143.99
Total cost of ownership $ 170.84
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Electricity cost - switched on $ 22.07
Electricity cost - standby $ -
Total running cost $ 22.07
Purchase price $ 69.99
Total cost of ownership $ 92.06
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Energy Efficiency Class

No data No data

Environmental Impact

0.17T
Running this PC monitor over 5 years will generate 0.17 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
4
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.
0.14T
Running this PC monitor over 5 years will generate 0.14 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
4
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.

Display

Screen Size
20"
BEST
18.5"
Display Resolution
 1366 x 768
 1366 x 768
BEST
Dynamic Contrast Ratio
 3000000:1
BEST
 3000000:1
Display Type
 LED
 LED
Graphics Resolution
 1600 x 900
 1280 x 1024 (SXGA)
 1366 x 768
 1600 x 900
 1280 x 1024 (SXGA)
 1366 x 768
Display Surface
 Matt
 Matt
HD Type
 Not supported
 Not supported
Digital Vertical Frequency
50 - 76 50 - 75
Digital Horizontal Frequency
24 - 83 24 - 82
Viewable Height
249mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Viewable Width
442mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 16:9
Vertical Scan Range
50 - 76 Unknown - Click to provide data
Horizontal Scan Range
24 - 83 Unknown - Click to provide data
Pixel Pitch
0.2768 x 0.2768 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
BEST
 1000:1
Display Diagonal
50.8cm Unknown - Click to provide data
Display Technology
 TN+Film
 TN+Film
Display Brightness
250 cd/m²
BEST
200 cd/m²
Response Time
5ms 5ms
Native Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 16:9
Supported Number of Colours Display
 16.78 million colours
 16.78 million colours

Ports & Interfaces

DVI-D Port
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
VGA (D-Sub) Port
1 1
DVI Port
1
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Design

Case Colour
 Black
 Black

Performance

Mean Time Between Failures
Unknown - Click to provide data 30,000h

Ergonomics

Tilt Angle
-5 - 25 5 - 20

Power

Typical Power Consumption
20W 18W
BEST
Standby Power Consumption
0.5W Unknown - Click to provide data
Maximum Power Consumption
22W 20W
BEST
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 - 5000 Unknown - Click to provide data
Non-Operating Altitude
0 - 12192 Unknown - Click to provide data
Relative Humidity Storage Range
5 - 95 Unknown - Click to provide data
Relative Humidity Operating Range
20 - 80 10 - 90
Storage Temperature Range
-20 - 60 Unknown - Click to provide data
Operating Temperature Range
5 - 35 0 - 40

Certificates

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

Weight & Dimensions

Package Weight
5kg 2.9kg
BEST
Packaging Height
128mm
BEST
348mm
Packaging Depth
422mm 110mm
BEST
Packaging Width
552mm 493mm
BEST
Weight With Stand
3.5kg 2.2kg
BEST
Height With Stand
359.2mm 332.9mm
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Depth With Stand
151.1mm
BEST
176mm
Width With Stand
482mm 442.4mm
BEST
Weight
3.5kg 2kg
BEST
Height
294.1mm 271.8mm
BEST
Depth
47.5mm 46.2mm
BEST
Width
482mm 442.4mm
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Packaging Content

Cable Included
 VGA
 DVI
 AC
 VGA
 DVI
 AC
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