Samsung S27E510C vs Viewsonic VA2855

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Samsung S27E510C
Viewsonic VA2855

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Reasons For

1 Reason For
Faster response time Edit
The Samsung S27E510C is a 4msms response time PC monitor. That's 2.5ms faster than the Viewsonic VA2855 (6.5msms). 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.

5 Reasons For
A little bigger screen size Edit
The Viewsonic VA2855 has a screen size of 28"", whereas the Samsung S27E510C is only a 27"" PC monitor (1" 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.

50 cd/m² brighter display brightness Edit
The Viewsonic VA2855 has a display brightness of 300 cd/m² cd/m², whereas the Samsung S27E510C is only a 250 cd/m² cd/m² display brightness PC monitor (50 cd/m² dimmer).
Lighter Edit
The Viewsonic VA2855 is a 4.7kgg weight PC monitor. That's 0.2g lighter than the Samsung S27E510C (4.7kgg).
$119 cheaper
The Viewsonic VA2855 is $118.80 cheaper than the Samsung S27E510C.
Available from 7 shops
A greater number of retailers increases the price competition amongst retailers for this PC monitor and also increases the chances of the product remaining in stock.

Reasons Against

5 Reasons Against
A bit smaller screen size Edit
The Samsung S27E510C has a screen size of 27"", but the Viewsonic VA2855 is a 28"" PC monitor (1" 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.

Dimmer display brightness Edit
The Samsung S27E510C has a display brightness of 250 cd/m² cd/m², but the Viewsonic VA2855 is a 300 cd/m² cd/m² display brightness PC monitor (50 cd/m² brighter).
Heavier Edit
The Samsung S27E510C is a 4.9kgg weight PC monitor. That's 0.2g heavier than the Viewsonic VA2855 (4.7kgg).
$119 more expensive
The Samsung S27E510C is more expensive than the Viewsonic VA2855 by $118.80.
Not as many stockists
Only 4 shops sells the Samsung S27E510C, however 11 retailers sell the Viewsonic VA2855. Read more
Smaller numbers of retailers reduces the chances of this PC monitor remaining in stock and also reduces the price competition amongst retailers for the product.
2 Reasons Against
Slower response time Edit
The Viewsonic VA2855 is a 6.5msms response time PC monitor. That's 2.5ms slower than the Samsung S27E510C (6.5msms). 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.

Over one year older
The Viewsonic VA2855 is older than the Samsung S27E510C by 19 months.

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Date Released

9 months Ago 28 months Ago

Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on $ -
Electricity cost - standby $ -
Total running cost $ -
Electricity cost - switched on $ 39.23
Electricity cost - standby $ -
Total running cost $ 39.23
Purchase price $ 199.51
Total cost of ownership $ 238.74
Details

Energy Efficiency Class

No data

Environmental Impact

No data
0.25T
Running this PC monitor over 5 years will generate 0.25 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
7
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.

Display

Screen Size
27" 28"
BEST
Display Resolution
 1920 x 1080
 1920 x 1080
Dynamic Contrast Ratio
 Mega Contrast
 Mega Contrast
Display Type
 LED
 LED
Graphics Resolution
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
Backlight Type
 W-LED
 W-LED
BEST
HD Type
 Full HD
 Full HD
Viewable Height
Unknown - Click to provide data 341.2mm
Viewable Width
Unknown - Click to provide data 620.9mm
Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 16:9
Display Colour Count
16.77M 16.77M
Vertical Viewing Angle
178° 178°
Horizontal Viewing Angle
178° 178°
Typical Contrast Ratio
 3000:1
 3000:1
Display Diagonal
68cm Unknown - Click to provide data
Display Technology
 VA
 VA
Display Brightness
250 cd/m² 300 cd/m²
BEST
Response Time
4ms
BEST
6.5ms
Screen Shape
 Curved
 Curved
Native Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 16:9
Supported Number of Colours Display
 16.78 million colours
 16.78 million colours
Pixel Density
0.3114 Unknown - Click to provide data
Dynamic Contrast Ratio Marketing Name
 Mega Contrast
 Mega Contrast

Ports & Interfaces

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

Multimedia

RMS Rated Audio Power
Unknown - Click to provide data 4W
Loudspeaker
Unknown - Click to provide data 2

Design

Case Colour
 Black
 Black

Ergonomics

Tilt Angle
-2 - 20 -5 - 23

Power

Energy Efficiency Class
 B
BEST
 B
Power Consumption When Off
0.3W Unknown - Click to provide data
Typical Power Consumption
28W
BEST
32W
Standby Power Consumption
0.3W Unknown - Click to provide data
Annual Energy Consumption
54kWh Unknown - Click to provide data
Maximum Power Consumption
35W Unknown - Click to provide data
Input Voltage
 100 - 240
 100 - 240
BEST
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

Relative Humidity Operating Range
10 - 80 Unknown - Click to provide data
Storage Temperature Range
Unknown - Click to provide data 10 - 90
Operating Temperature Range
10 - 40 0 - 40

Weight & Dimensions

Package Weight
7.2kg 7.2kg
Packaging Height
435mm
BEST
527mm
Packaging Depth
135mm
BEST
148mm
Packaging Width
695mm
BEST
730mm
Weight With Stand
5.5kg 5.3kg
BEST
Height With Stand
463mm 452.6mm
BEST
Depth With Stand
181.6mm
BEST
249.7mm
Width With Stand
623.2mm
BEST
659.7mm
Weight
4.9kg 4.7kg
BEST
Height
365.7mm 391mm
Depth
59.9mm 49.3mm
Width
623.2mm 659.7mm

Packaging Content

Cable Included
 VGA
 AC
 VGA
 AC
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