Benq GW2470H vs DELL U2415

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Benq GW2470H
DELL U2415

Top Prices

eBay
BenQ America
Out of stock
B&H Photo
In stock
Newegg US
Delivery unknown
In stock
PC Rush
Delivery unknown
In stock (150 available)

Reasons For

3 Reasons For
8.6mm bigger viewable width Edit
The Benq GW2470H has a viewable width of 527mmmm, but the DELL U2415 is only a 518.4mmmm viewable width PC monitor (8.6mm smaller).
50% faster response time Edit
The Benq GW2470H is a 4msms response time PC monitor. That's 2ms faster than the DELL U2415 (6msms). 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.

21.6mm shorter Edit
Benq GW2470H is 329mmmm tall, but the DELL U2415 is a 350.6mmmm tall PC monitor (21.6mm taller).
10 Reasons For
0.3" bigger screen size Edit
The DELL U2415 has a screen size of 24.1"", whereas the Benq GW2470H is only a 23.8"" PC monitor (0.3" 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.

Bigger viewable height Edit
The DELL U2415 is a 324mmmm viewable height PC monitor. That's 28mm bigger than the Benq GW2470H (324mmmm).
50 cd/m² brighter display brightness Edit
The DELL U2415 has a display brightness of 300 cd/m² cd/m², whereas the Benq GW2470H is only a 250 cd/m² cd/m² display brightness PC monitor (50 cd/m² dimmer).
19% larger color gamut Edit
The DELL U2415 is a 91%% color gamut PC monitor. That's 19% larger than the Benq GW2470H (91%%).
5.3mm shallower Edit
The DELL U2415 is a 45.7mmmm deep PC monitor. That's 5.3mm shallower than the Benq GW2470H (45.7mmmm).
Slightly narrower Edit
DELL U2415 is 532.2mmmm wide, but the Benq GW2470H is a 553mmmm wide PC monitor (20.8mm wider).
$210 cheaper
The DELL U2415 is $209.80 cheaper than the Benq GW2470H.
Available from 2 shops
A greater number of stores increases the price competition amongst retailers for this PC monitor and also increases the chances of the product remaining in stock.
Expert reviews are a lot better
The DELL U2415 has an average expert review score of 87% based on 3 reviews, whereas the Benq GW2470H has an average rating of 73% (based on 2 reviews).
User reviews are a lot better
The DELL U2415 has an average user review score of 91% based on 166 reviews, whereas the Benq GW2470H has an average rating of 80% (based on 8 reviews).

Reasons Against

10 Reasons Against
0.3" smaller screen size Edit
The Benq GW2470H has a screen size of 23.8"", whereas the DELL U2415 is a 24.1"" PC monitor (0.3" 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.

Smaller viewable height Edit
The Benq GW2470H is a 296mmmm viewable height PC monitor. That's 28mm smaller than the DELL U2415 (324mmmm).
50 cd/m² dimmer display brightness Edit
The Benq GW2470H has a display brightness of 250 cd/m² cd/m², whereas the DELL U2415 is a 300 cd/m² cd/m² display brightness PC monitor (50 cd/m² brighter).
Smaller color gamut Edit
The Benq GW2470H is a 72%% color gamut PC monitor. That's 19% smaller than the DELL U2415 (91%%).
5.3mm deeper Edit
The Benq GW2470H is a 51mmmm deep PC monitor. That's 5.3mm deeper than the DELL U2415 (45.7mmmm).
Moderately wider Edit
Benq GW2470H is 553mmmm wide, but the DELL U2415 is a 532.2mmmm wide PC monitor (20.8mm narrower).
$210 more expensive
The Benq GW2470H is more expensive than the DELL U2415 by $209.80.
Fewer sellers
Only 2 sellers sells the Benq GW2470H, but 4 stores sell the DELL U2415. Read more
The smaller the number of stores that stock this PC monitor, the lower the competition amongst stores to keep prices low.
A lot Lower expert review Score
The average expert rating of the Benq GW2470H is only 73%, whereas the average expert rating of the DELL U2415 is 87% (based on 3 reviews).
A lot Lower user review Score
The average user rating of the Benq GW2470H is 80%, whereas the average user rating of the DELL U2415 is 91% (based on 166 reviews).
4 Reasons Against
8.6mm smaller viewable width Edit
The DELL U2415 has a viewable width of 518.4mmmm, but the Benq GW2470H is a 527mmmm viewable width PC monitor (8.6mm bigger).
34% slower response time Edit
The DELL U2415 is a 6msms response time PC monitor. That's 2ms slower than the Benq GW2470H (6msms). 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.

21.6mm taller Edit
DELL U2415 is 350.6mmmm tall, but the Benq GW2470H is a 329mmmm tall PC monitor (21.6mm shorter).
Eleven months older
The DELL U2415 is older than the Benq GW2470H by eleven months.

Awards

No awards found 1 Award
pcmagazine.ru: 5 Star

Average Expert Rating

Average User Rating

Date Released

16 months Ago 26 months Ago

Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on $ 28.20
Electricity cost - standby $ -
Total running cost $ 28.20
Purchase price $ 448.80
Total cost of ownership $ 477.00
Details
Electricity cost - switched on $ -
Electricity cost - standby $ -
Total running cost $ -

Energy Efficiency Class

No data

Environmental Impact

0.18T
Running this PC monitor over 5 years will generate 0.18 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
23.8" 24.1"
BEST
Display Resolution
 1920 x 1080
 1920 x 1200
 1920 x 1080
 1920 x 1200
BEST
Dynamic Contrast Ratio
 20000000:1
BEST
 20000000:1
Display Type
 LED
 LED
Graphics Resolution
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
 1920 x 1200 (WUXGA)
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
 1920 x 1200 (WUXGA)
BEST
Display Surface
 Matt
 Matt
Video Mode
 1080p
 720p
 480p
 360p
 1080p
 720p
 480p
 360p
BEST
HD Type
 Full HD
 Full HD
Viewable Size Diagonal
Unknown - Click to provide data 611mm
Viewable Height
296mm 324mm
BEST
Viewable Width
527mm
BEST
518.4mm
Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 16:9
Pixel Pitch
0.274 x 0.274 0.27 x 0.27
Display Colour Count
16.77M 16.77M
Vertical Viewing Angle
178° 178°
Horizontal Viewing Angle
178° 178°
Typical Contrast Ratio
 3000:1
BEST
 3000:1
Display Diagonal
Unknown - Click to provide data 61.1cm
Display Technology
 MVA
 MVA
Display Brightness
250 cd/m² 300 cd/m²
BEST
Response Time
4ms
BEST
6ms
Color Gamut
72% 91%
BEST
Screen Shape
 Flat
 Flat
Native Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 16:10
 16:9
 16:10
BEST
Supported Number of Colours Display
 16.78 million colours
 16.78 million colours

Ports & Interfaces

Headphone Output
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
DisplayPort
Unknown - Click to provide data 2
USB 3.0 Port
Unknown - Click to provide data 6
HDMI Port
2 2
Mini DisplayPort
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
VGA (D-Sub) Port
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
DVI Port
Unknown - Click to provide data
USB Type-A Downstream Port
Unknown - Click to provide data 6
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

Design

Coloured Feet
 Black
 Silver
 Black
 Silver
Case Colour
 Black
 Black

Performance

Windows Operating System
 Windows 7 Home Basic
 Windows 7 Home Premium
 Windows 7 Home Premium x64
 Windows 7 Enterprise x64
 Windows 7 Enterprise
 Windows 10 Home
 Windows 10 Pro
 Windows 10 Enterprise
 Windows 10 Education
 Windows 10 Home x64
 Windows 10 Pro x64
 Windows 10 Enterprise x64
 Windows 10 Education x64
 Windows 7 Home Basic
 Windows 7 Home Premium
 Windows 7 Home Premium x64
 Windows 7 Enterprise x64
 Windows 7 Enterprise
 Windows 10 Home
 Windows 10 Pro
 Windows 10 Enterprise
 Windows 10 Education
 Windows 10 Home x64
 Windows 10 Pro x64
 Windows 10 Enterprise x64
 Windows 10 Education x64

Ergonomics

Maximum Height Adjustment
Unknown - Click to provide data 115mm
Tilt Angle
-5 - 20 Unknown - Click to provide data
OSD Language
17 Unknown - Click to provide data

Power

Input Current
Unknown - Click to provide data 1.5A
Energy Efficiency Class
 B
BEST
 B
Power Consumption When in PowerSave Mode
0.5W Unknown - Click to provide data
Typical Power Consumption
23W 23W
Standby Power Consumption
0.5W 0.5W
Annual Energy Consumption
39kWh Unknown - Click to provide data
Average Power Consumption
27W Unknown - Click to provide data
Maximum Power Consumption
Unknown - Click to provide data 75W
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 - 40

Certificates

Certification
 TCO
 RoHS
 TCO
 RoHS
EPEAT Compliance
 Silver
 Silver

Weight & Dimensions

Package Weight
Unknown - Click to provide data 8.4kg
Bezel Width At Bottom
12mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Bezel Width At Top
12mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Bezel Width On Side
12mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Height With Stand
425mm
BEST
517.9mm
Depth With Stand
189mm
BEST
205mm
Width With Stand
553mm 532.2mm
BEST
Weight
4kg 4.3kg
BEST
Height
329mm
BEST
350.6mm
Depth
51mm 45.7mm
BEST
Width
553mm 532.2mm
BEST

Packaging Content

Cable Included
 VGA
 HDMI
 USB
 AC
 DisplayPort
 VGA
 HDMI
 USB
 AC
 DisplayPort

Technical Details

Active Display Area (W X H)
527 x 296 Unknown - Click to provide data
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