Benq SW2700PT vs DELL P2715Q

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Benq SW2700PT

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Reasons For

2 Reasons For
80% faster response time Edit
The Benq SW2700PT is a 5msms response time PC monitor. That's 4ms faster than the DELL P2715Q (9msms). 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.

Five more awards
The Benq SW2700PT has 6 awards, but the DELL P2715Q has 1 award.
8 Reasons For
Two DisplayPorts Edit
The DELL P2715Q is a two DisplayPort PC monitor, whereas the Benq SW2700PT only has one DisplayPort.
One more USB 3.0 port Edit
The number of USB 3.0 ports on the DELL P2715Q is four, but the Benq SW2700PT only has three USB 3.0 ports. Read more

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 more USB Type-A downstream port Edit
The number of USB Type-A downstream ports on the DELL P2715Q is four, but the Benq SW2700PT only has three USB Type-A downstream ports.
Significantly lighter Edit
The DELL P2715Q has a weight of 5kgg, whereas the Benq SW2700PT is an 8.3kgg weight PC monitor (3.3g heavier).
5% shorter Edit
DELL P2715Q is 379.66mmmm tall. That's 17.04mm shorter than the Benq SW2700PT (379.66mmmm).
Narrower Edit
DELL P2715Q is 640.74mmmm wide. That's 12.06mm narrower than the Benq SW2700PT (640.74mmmm).
Cheaper by $189
The DELL P2715Q is $189.01 cheaper than the Benq SW2700PT.
Better user reviews
The average user review score of the DELL P2715Q is 88% based on 117 reviews, whereas the average rating of the Benq SW2700PT is 81% (based on 18 reviews).

Reasons Against

8 Reasons Against
One less DisplayPort Edit
The Benq SW2700PT is a one DisplayPort PC monitor, whereas the DELL P2715Q only has two DisplayPorts.
Only three USB 3.0 ports Edit
The number of USB 3.0 ports on the Benq SW2700PT is three, but the DELL P2715Q only has four USB 3.0 ports. Read more

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.

Only three USB Type-A downstream ports Edit
The number of USB Type-A downstream ports on the Benq SW2700PT is three, but the DELL P2715Q only has four USB Type-A downstream ports.
40% heavier Edit
The Benq SW2700PT is an 8.3kgg weight PC monitor. That's 3.3g heavier than the DELL P2715Q (5kgg).
17.04mm taller Edit
Benq SW2700PT is 396.7mmmm tall, but the DELL P2715Q is a 379.66mmmm tall PC monitor (17.04mm shorter).
Slightly wider Edit
Benq SW2700PT is 652.8mmmm wide, but the DELL P2715Q is a 640.74mmmm wide PC monitor (12.06mm narrower).
$189 more expensive
The Benq SW2700PT is more expensive than the DELL P2715Q by $189.01.
Lower user review Score
The average user rating of the Benq SW2700PT is 81%, whereas the average user rating of the DELL P2715Q is 88% (based on 117 reviews).
4 Reasons Against
A lot slower response time Edit
The DELL P2715Q has a response time of 9msms, however the Benq SW2700PT is a 5msms response time PC monitor (4ms faster). 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.

One less DVI port Edit
The DELL P2715Q has DVI ports, however the Benq SW2700PT only has one DVI port.
Older by six months
The DELL P2715Q is six months older than the Benq SW2700PT.
Five less awards
The DELL P2715Q has only received 1 award, but the Benq SW2700PT has received 6 awards.

Awards

6 Awards
cnews.cz: Smart Buy
Digitaltrends.com: Recommended Product
focus-numerique.fr: Recommended
HEXUS.net: Recommended
tomshardware.co.uk: Editor's Choice
tomshardware.com: Editor's Choice
1 Award
Digitaltrends.com: Editor's Choice

Average Expert Rating

Average User Rating

Date Released

18 months Ago 25 months Ago

Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on $ 44.99
Electricity cost - standby $ -
Total running cost $ 44.99
Purchase price $ 599.00
Total cost of ownership $ 643.99
Details
Electricity cost - switched on $ -
Electricity cost - standby $ -
Total running cost $ -

Energy Efficiency Class

No data No data

Environmental Impact

0.29T
Running this PC monitor over 5 years will generate 0.29 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
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To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.
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Display

Screen Size
27" 27"
Dynamic Contrast Ratio
 20000000:1
BEST
 20000000:1
Display Type
 LCD
 LED
 LCD
 LED
BEST
Graphics Resolution
 3840 x 2160
 3840 x 2160
BEST
Display Surface
 Matt
 Matt
Video Mode
 2160p
 2160p
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HD Type
 4K Ultra HD
 4K Ultra HD
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Viewable Height
Unknown - Click to provide data 335.66mm
Viewable Width
Unknown - Click to provide data 596.74mm
Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 16:9
Vertical Scan Range
50 - 76 Unknown - Click to provide data
Pixel Pitch
Unknown - Click to provide data 0.1554 x 0.1554
Display Colour Count
1,070M 1,070M
Vertical Viewing Angle
178° 178°
Horizontal Viewing Angle
178° 178°
Typical Contrast Ratio
 1000:1
 1000:1
Display Diagonal
Unknown - Click to provide data 68.47cm
Display Technology
 IPS
 IPS
Display Brightness
350 cd/m² 350 cd/m²
Response Time
5ms
BEST
9ms
Color Gamut
99% Unknown - Click to provide data
Screen Shape
 Flat
 Flat
Native Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 16:9
Supported Number of Colours Display
 1.073 billion colours
 1.073 billion colours

Ports & Interfaces

DisplayPort
1 2
BEST
USB 3.0 Port
3 4
BEST
HDMI Port
1 1
Mini DisplayPort
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
DVI Port
1
BEST
USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Port
Unknown - Click to provide data 4
USB Type-A Downstream Port
3 4
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USB Hub Version
 USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1)
 USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1)
Upstream Port
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
USB Upstream Port Type
 USB Type-B
 USB Type-B

Design

Coloured Feet
 Black
 Silver
 Black
 Silver
Case Colour
 Black
 Black

Ergonomics

Maximum Height Adjustment
130mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Tilt Angle
-3.5 - 20 Unknown - Click to provide data
Swivel Angle Range
-35 - 35 Unknown - Click to provide data
OSD Language
17 Unknown - Click to provide data

Power

Input Current
Unknown - Click to provide data 1.8A
Power Consumption When in PowerSave Mode
0.5W Unknown - Click to provide data
Power Consumption When Off
0.3W Unknown - Click to provide data
Typical Power Consumption
36.7W
BEST
50W
Standby Power Consumption
Unknown - Click to provide data 0.5W
Maximum Power Consumption
Unknown - Click to provide data 95W
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 5 - 90
Relative Humidity Operating Range
Unknown - Click to provide data 10 - 80
Storage Temperature Range
Unknown - Click to provide data -20 - 60
Operating Temperature Range
Unknown - Click to provide data 0 - 35

Certificates

Certification
 RoHS
 TCO
 RoHS
 TCO
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EPEAT Compliance
 Gold
 Gold

Weight & Dimensions

Package Weight
11.9kg 10.7kg
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Weight With Stand
9.2kg Unknown - Click to provide data
Height With Stand
566.7mm 423.86mm
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Depth With Stand
322.8mm 203.86mm
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Width With Stand
652.8mm 640.74mm
BEST
Weight
8.3kg 5kg
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Height
396.7mm 379.66mm
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Depth
211.4mm
BEST
51.5mm
Width
652.8mm 640.74mm
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Packaging Content

Cable Included
 USB
 AC
 DisplayPort
 USB
 AC
 DisplayPort
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