HP Z30i vs LG 49SL5B

HP Z30i
LG 49SL5B

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Standard delivery: $60.99
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Reasons For

2 Reasons For
Three more USB Type-A downstream ports Edit
The HP Z30i is a five USB Type-A downstream port PC monitor, whereas the LG 49SL5B only has two USB Type-A downstream ports.
1 shops are selling it
A greater number of sellers increases the chances of the product remaining in stock and also increases the price competition amongst retailers for this PC monitor.
3 Reasons For
A lot bigger screen size Edit
The LG 49SL5B has a screen size of 49"", but the HP Z30i is only a 30"" PC monitor (19" 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.

Brighter display brightness Edit
The LG 49SL5B has a display brightness of 450 cd/m² cd/m², but the HP Z30i is only a 350 cd/m² cd/m² display brightness PC monitor (100 cd/m² dimmer).
$222 cheaper
The LG 49SL5B costs $800.99, whereas the HP Z30i is $1,023.15.

Reasons Against

4 Reasons Against
Smaller screen size Edit
The HP Z30i is a 30"" PC monitor. That's 19" smaller than the LG 49SL5B (49""). 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 HP Z30i is a 350 cd/m² cd/m² display brightness PC monitor. That's 100 cd/m² dimmer than the LG 49SL5B (450 cd/m² cd/m²).
More expensive by $222
The HP Z30i is $222.16 more expensive than the LG 49SL5B.
Older by three months
The HP Z30i is three months older than the LG 49SL5B.
2 Reasons Against
Only two USB Type-A downstream ports Edit
The LG 49SL5B has two USB Type-A downstream ports, however the HP Z30i only has five USB Type-A downstream ports.
Not as many stockists
Only 4 shops sells the LG 49SL5B, however 5 sellers sell the HP Z30i. 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.

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Date Released

18 months Ago 14 months Ago

Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on $ 104.20
Electricity cost - standby $ 2.33
Total running cost $ 106.53
Purchase price $ 1,023.15
Total cost of ownership $ 1,129.68
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Electricity cost - switched on $ -
Electricity cost - standby $ -
Total running cost $ -

Energy Efficiency Class

No data

Environmental Impact

0.69T
Running this PC monitor over 5 years will generate 0.69 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
18
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.
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Display

Screen Size
30" 49"
BEST
Display Resolution
 2560 x 1600
 1920 x 1080
BEST
 2560 x 1600
 1920 x 1080
Dynamic Contrast Ratio
 5000000:1
 5000000:1
Display Type
 LED
 LED
Graphics Resolution
 2560 x 1440
 1920 x 1200 (WUXGA)
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
 1600 x 1200 (UXGA)
 1680 x 1050 (WSXGA+)
 1600 x 900
 1280 x 1024 (SXGA)
 1376 x 768
 1280 x 800
 1280 x 720 (HD 720)
 1024 x 768 (XGA)
 800 x 600 (SVGA)
 720 x 480
 640 x 480 (VGA)
BEST
 2560 x 1440
 1920 x 1200 (WUXGA)
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
 1600 x 1200 (UXGA)
 1680 x 1050 (WSXGA+)
 1600 x 900
 1280 x 1024 (SXGA)
 1376 x 768
 1280 x 800
 1280 x 720 (HD 720)
 1024 x 768 (XGA)
 800 x 600 (SVGA)
 720 x 480
 640 x 480 (VGA)
Display Surface
 Gloss
 Gloss
Video Mode
 1080i
 1080p
 720p
 1080i
 1080p
 720p
BEST
HD Type
 Full HD
 Full HD
BEST
Digital Vertical Frequency
50 - 70 Unknown - Click to provide data
Digital Horizontal Frequency
24 - 98 Unknown - Click to provide data
Viewable Height
400.8mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Viewable Width
641.2mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Aspect Ratio
 16:10
 16:10
Vertical Scan Range
60 - 70 Unknown - Click to provide data
Horizontal Scan Range
31 - 80 Unknown - Click to provide data
Pixel Pitch
0.250 x 0.250 Unknown - Click to provide data
Display Colour Count
16.77M 16.77M
Vertical Viewing Angle
178° 178°
Horizontal Viewing Angle
178° 178°
Typical Contrast Ratio
 1100:1
 1100:1
BEST
Display Diagonal
75.78cm Unknown - Click to provide data
Display Technology
 IPS
 IPS
Display Brightness
350 cd/m² 450 cd/m²
BEST
Response Time
8ms 12ms
BEST
Color Gamut
Unknown - Click to provide data 68%
Screen Shape
 Flat
 Flat
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
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
USB 2.0 Port
5 Unknown - Click to provide data
HDMI Port
1 1
DVI-D Port
1 1
VGA (D-Sub) Port
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
DVI Port
1 1
USB Type-A Downstream Port
5
BEST
2
USB Hub Version
 USB 2.0
 USB 2.0

Multimedia

RMS Rated Audio Power
Unknown - Click to provide data 10W

Design

Case Colour
 Black
 Black

Networking

Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) Port
Unknown - Click to provide data 1

Ergonomics

Pivot Angle
0 - 90 Unknown - Click to provide data
Maximum Height Adjustment
120mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Tilt Angle
-5 - 20 Unknown - Click to provide data
Swivel Angle Range
-45 - 45 Unknown - Click to provide data

Power

Energy Efficiency Class
 C
BEST
 C
Power Consumption When in PowerSave Mode
Unknown - Click to provide data 55W
Power Consumption When Off
Unknown - Click to provide data 0.5W
Typical Power Consumption
85W Unknown - Click to provide data
Standby Power Consumption
0.5W
BEST
0.7W
Annual Energy Consumption
97kWh Unknown - Click to provide data
Maximum Power Consumption
125W Unknown - Click to provide data
AC Input Frequency
 50
 60
 50/60
 50
 60
 50/60
AC Input Voltage
 100
 250
 100-250
 5
 24
 100-240
 240
 100
 250
 100-250
 5
 24
 100-240
 240

Operational Conditions

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

Certificates

EPEAT Compliance
 Gold
 Gold

Weight & Dimensions

Weight With Stand
10kg
BEST
17.4g
Height With Stand
601mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Depth With Stand
266.4mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Width With Stand
690.3mm 1,102.2mm
BEST
Weight
7.6kg 14.1g
BEST
Height
449.8mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Depth
66.3mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Width
690.3mm Unknown - Click to provide data
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