DELL U3014 vs DELL UP3216Q

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DELL U3014

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Reasons For

9 Reasons For
50 cd/m² brighter display brightness Edit
The DELL U3014 has a display brightness of 350 cd/m² cd/m², whereas the DELL UP3216Q is only a 300 cd/m² cd/m² display brightness PC monitor (50 cd/m² dimmer).
Faster response time Edit
The DELL U3014 is a 6msms response time PC monitor. That's 2ms faster than the DELL UP3216Q (8msms). 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 more DisplayPort Edit
The DELL U3014 is a two DisplayPort PC monitor, whereas the DELL UP3216Q only has one DisplayPort.
Five USB Type-A downstream ports Edit
The number of USB Type-A downstream ports on the DELL U3014 is five, but the DELL UP3216Q only has four USB Type-A downstream ports.
50W lower maximum power consumption Edit
The DELL U3014 has a maximum power consumption of 120WW, whereas the DELL UP3216Q is a 170WW maximum power consumption PC monitor (50W higher).
1.8g lighter Edit
The DELL U3014 is a 7.4kgg weight PC monitor. That's 1.8g lighter than the DELL UP3216Q (9.2kgg).
60.2mm narrower Edit
DELL U3014 is 689.7mmmm wide, but the DELL UP3216Q is a 749.9mmmm wide PC monitor (60.2mm wider).
Cheaper to run by $52.29
The DELL U3014 is $52.29 cheaper to run than the DELL UP3216Q over five years. Read more
Three more awards
The DELL U3014 has 4 awards, but the DELL UP3216Q has 1 award.
5 Reasons For
Bigger screen size Edit
The DELL UP3216Q is a 31.5"" PC monitor. That's 1.7" bigger than the DELL U3014 (31.5""). 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.

Shorter Edit
The DELL UP3216Q is a 444.6mmmm tall PC monitor. That's 4.6mm shorter than the DELL U3014 (444.6mmmm).
19% shallower Edit
The DELL UP3216Q has a depth of 51.5mmmm, however the DELL U3014 is a 61mmmm deep PC monitor (9.5mm deeper).
Cheaper by $600
The DELL UP3216Q costs $600.44 less than the DELL U3014.
10 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.

Reasons Against

6 Reasons Against
Moderately smaller screen size Edit
The DELL U3014 has a screen size of 29.8"", whereas the DELL UP3216Q is a 31.5"" PC monitor (1.7" 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.

A bit taller Edit
DELL U3014 is 449.2mmmm tall, but the DELL UP3216Q is a 444.6mmmm tall PC monitor (4.6mm shorter).
9.5mm deeper Edit
The DELL U3014 is a 61mmmm deep PC monitor. That's 9.5mm deeper than the DELL UP3216Q (51.5mmmm).
$600 more expensive
The DELL U3014 is more expensive than the DELL UP3216Q by $600.44.
Fewer sellers
Only 1 seller sell the DELL U3014, but 11 shops sell the DELL UP3216Q. Read more
The smaller the number of retailers that stock this PC monitor, the lower the competition amongst retailers to keep prices low.
Over two years older
The DELL U3014 is older than the DELL UP3216Q by three years.
9 Reasons Against
17% dimmer display brightness Edit
The DELL UP3216Q is a 300 cd/m² cd/m² display brightness PC monitor. That's 50 cd/m² dimmer than the DELL U3014 (300 cd/m² cd/m²).
Slower response time Edit
The DELL UP3216Q has a response time of 8msms, but the DELL U3014 is a 6msms response time PC monitor (2ms 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.

Only one DisplayPort Edit
The DELL UP3216Q has one DisplayPort, however the DELL U3014 only has two DisplayPorts.
One less USB Type-A downstream port Edit
The DELL UP3216Q is a four USB Type-A downstream port PC monitor, whereas the DELL U3014 only has five USB Type-A downstream ports.
30% higher maximum power consumption Edit
The DELL UP3216Q is a 170WW maximum power consumption PC monitor. That's 50W higher than the DELL U3014 (170WW).
20% heavier Edit
The DELL UP3216Q has a weight of 9.2kgg, however the DELL U3014 is a 7.4kgg weight PC monitor (1.8g lighter).
9% wider Edit
The DELL UP3216Q is a 749.9mmmm wide PC monitor. That's 60.2mm wider than the DELL U3014 (749.9mmmm).
$52.29 more expensive to run over five years
Over five years the DELL UP3216Q costs $128.18 to run which is $52.29 more to run than the DELL U3014. Show assumptions.
Three less awards
The DELL UP3216Q has only received 1 award, whereas the DELL U3014 has received 4 awards.

Awards

4 Awards
hardwarecanucks.com: Dam Good
hardwareluxx.de: Excellent Hardware
itproportal.com: Best Buy
PC Mag: Editor's Choice
1 Award
hardware.info: Excellent

Average Expert Rating

Average User Rating

Date Released

46 months Ago 14 months Ago

Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on $ 73.56
Electricity cost - standby $ 2.33
Total running cost $ 75.89
Purchase price $ 1,499.99
Total cost of ownership $ 1,575.88
Details
Electricity cost - switched on $ 122.59
Electricity cost - standby $ 5.59
Total running cost $ 128.18
Purchase price $ 899.55
Total cost of ownership $ 1,027.73
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Energy Efficiency Class

No data No data

Environmental Impact

0.49T
Running this PC monitor over 5 years will generate 0.49 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
13
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.
0.83T
Running this PC monitor over 5 years will generate 0.83 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
21
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.

Display

Screen Size
29.8" 31.5"
BEST
Display Resolution
 2560 x 1600
BEST
 2560 x 1600
Dynamic Contrast Ratio
 2000000:1
 2000000:1
Display Type
 LED
 LED
Graphics Resolution
 2560 x 1600 (WQXGA)
 3840 x 2160
 2560 x 1600 (WQXGA)
 3840 x 2160
BEST
Display Surface
 Matt
 Matt
HD Type
 4K Ultra HD
 4K Ultra HD
BEST
Viewable Size Diagonal
Unknown - Click to provide data 801mm
Viewable Height
400.8mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Viewable Width
641.3mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Aspect Ratio
 16:10
 16:10
Pixel Pitch
0.25 x 0.25 0.182 x 0.182
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
75.6cm Unknown - Click to provide data
Display Technology
 IPS
 IPS
Display Brightness
350 cd/m²
BEST
300 cd/m²
Response Time
6ms
BEST
8ms
Color Gamut
Unknown - Click to provide data 99.5%
SmartResponse
Unknown - Click to provide data 6ms
Native Aspect Ratio
 16:10
 16:9
BEST
 16:10
 16:9
Supported Number of Colours Display
 1.073 billion colours
 1.073 billion colours
Pixel Density
Unknown - Click to provide data 140

Ports & Interfaces

Headphone Output
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
USB Version
 3.1
 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1)
 3.0
 3.1
 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1)
 3.0
DisplayPort
2
BEST
1
USB 3.0 Port
5 5
HDMI Port
1 1
DVI-D Port
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Mini DisplayPort
1 1
VGA (D-Sub) Port
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
DVI Port
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Port
5 Unknown - Click to provide data
USB Type-A Downstream Port
5
BEST
4
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
90mm Unknown - Click to provide data

Power

Input Current
1.8A Unknown - Click to provide data
Current Rating
Unknown - Click to provide data 1.8A
Typical Power Consumption
60W 100W
BEST
Standby Power Consumption
0.5W
BEST
1.2W
Maximum Power Consumption
120W
BEST
170W
Input Voltage
 100 - 240
BEST
 100 - 240
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

Operating Altitude
0 - 5000 -15.2 - 5000
Non-Operating Altitude
0 - 10668 -15.2 - 12192
Relative Humidity Storage Range
5 - 90 5 - 90
Relative Humidity Operating Range
10 - 80 10 - 80
Storage Temperature Range
-20 - 60 -20 - 60
Operating Temperature Range
0 - 40 0 - 35

Certificates

Certification
 TCO
 RoHS
 TCO
 RoHS
EPEAT Compliance
 Gold
 Gold

Weight & Dimensions

Package Weight
13.7kg
BEST
16.1kg
Weight With Stand
10.8kg Unknown - Click to provide data
Height With Stand
572.7mm 482.6mm
BEST
Depth With Stand
201.4mm
BEST
214mm
Width With Stand
689.7mm
BEST
749.9mm
Weight
7.4kg
BEST
9.2kg
Height
449.2mm 444.6mm
BEST
Depth
61mm 51.5mm
BEST
Width
689.7mm
BEST
749.9mm

Packaging Content

Cable Included
 USB
 DVI
 AC
 DisplayPort
 USB
 DVI
 AC
 DisplayPort
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