Acer K242HLA vs Viewsonic VX2757-MHD

Acer K242HLA
Viewsonic VX2757-MHD

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Reasons For

2 Reasons For
0.5ms faster response time Edit
The Acer K242HLA has a response time of 1ms, whereas the Viewsonic VX2757-MHD is a 1.5msms response time PC monitor (0.5ms slower). 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.

$4.09 cheaper to run
Over five years the Acer K242HLA only costs $30.24 to run whereas the Viewsonic VX2757-MHD costs $34.33 to run (14% more). Read more
2 Reasons For
3" bigger screen size Edit
The Viewsonic VX2757-MHD has a screen size of 27"", whereas the Acer K242HLA is only a 24" PC monitor (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.

50 cd/m² brighter display brightness Edit
The Viewsonic VX2757-MHD has a display brightness of 300 cd/m² cd/m², whereas the Acer K242HLA is only a 250 cd/m² display brightness PC monitor (50 cd/m² dimmer).

Reasons Against

4 Reasons Against
Smaller screen size Edit
The Acer K242HLA is a 24" PC monitor. That's 3" smaller than the Viewsonic VX2757-MHD (27""). 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 Acer K242HLA is a 250 cd/m² display brightness PC monitor. That's 50 cd/m² dimmer than the Viewsonic VX2757-MHD (300 cd/m² cd/m²).
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Older by five months
The Acer K242HLA is five months older than the Viewsonic VX2757-MHD.
2 Reasons Against
Slower response time Edit
The Viewsonic VX2757-MHD is a 1.5msms response time PC monitor. That's 0.5ms slower than the Acer K242HLA (1.5msms). 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.

14% higher running costs over five years
Over five years the Viewsonic VX2757-MHD costs $34.33 to run which is $4.09 more to run than the Acer K242HLA. Show assumptions.

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Date Released

16 months Ago 12 months Ago

Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on $ 28.15
Electricity cost - standby $ 2.09
Total running cost $ 30.24
Electricity cost - switched on $ 34.33
Electricity cost - standby $ -
Total running cost $ 34.33
Purchase price $ 189.99
Total cost of ownership $ 224.32
Details

Energy Efficiency Class

No data No data

Environmental Impact

0.2T
Running this PC monitor over 5 years will generate 0.2 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
5
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.
0.22T
Running this PC monitor over 5 years will generate 0.22 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
6
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.

Display

Screen Size
24" 27"
BEST
Display Resolution
 1920 x 1080
 1920 x 1080
Dynamic Contrast Ratio
 100000000:1
BEST
 100000000:1
Display Type
 LED
 LCD
BEST
 LED
 LCD
Graphics Resolution
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
Backlight Type
 W-LED
 W-LED
BEST
Display Surface
 Matt
 Matt
Video Mode
 1080p
 1080p
BEST
HD Type
 Full HD
 Full HD
Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 16:9
Vertical Scan Range
Unknown - Click to provide data 47 - 75
Horizontal Scan Range
Unknown - Click to provide data 24 - 84
Display Colour Count
Unknown - Click to provide data 16.77M
Vertical Viewing Angle
Unknown - Click to provide data 160°
Horizontal Viewing Angle
Unknown - Click to provide data 170°
Typical Contrast Ratio
 1200:1
 1200:1
BEST
Display Diagonal
61cm Unknown - Click to provide data
Display Technology
 TN+Film
 TN+Film
Display Brightness
250 cd/m² 300 cd/m²
BEST
Response Time
1ms
BEST
1.5ms
Screen Shape
 Flat
 Flat
Native Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 16:9
Supported Number of Colours Display
 16.78 million colours
 16.78 million colours

Ports & Interfaces

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

Multimedia

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

Design

Case Colour
 Black
 Black

Ergonomics

Tilt Angle
-5 - 25 5 - 22

Power

Energy Efficiency Class
 A+
 A+
Power Consumption When Off
0.35W Unknown - Click to provide data
Typical Power Consumption
23W
BEST
28W
Standby Power Consumption
0.45W Unknown - Click to provide data
Annual Energy Consumption
34kWh Unknown - Click to provide data
Maximum Power Consumption
Unknown - Click to provide data 31W
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
Unknown - Click to provide data 20 - 90
Operating Temperature Range
Unknown - Click to provide data 0 - 40

Certificates

Certification
 MPR II
 RoHS
 MPR II
 RoHS
EPEAT Compliance
 Silver
 Silver

Weight & Dimensions

Package Weight
Unknown - Click to provide data 6.6kg
Packaging Height
Unknown - Click to provide data 569mm
Packaging Depth
Unknown - Click to provide data 158mm
Packaging Width
Unknown - Click to provide data 708mm
Weight With Stand
3.6kg
BEST
4.9kg
Height With Stand
421.2mm
BEST
489.1mm
Depth With Stand
208mm
BEST
249.7mm
Width With Stand
567mm
BEST
639.7mm
Weight
3.3kg
BEST
4.3kg
Height
335.9mm 401.5mm
Depth
52mm 49.9mm
Width
567mm 639.7mm

Packaging Content

Cable Included
 VGA
 AC
 HDMI
 VGA
 AC
 HDMI

Other Features

Power Consumption in Economy Mode
Unknown - Click to provide data 21W
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