Benq GW2470H vs Viewsonic VX2757-MHD

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Benq GW2470H
Viewsonic VX2757-MHD

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Reasons For

6 Reasons For
Wider vertical viewing angle Edit
The Benq GW2470H has a vertical viewing angle of 178°°, but the Viewsonic VX2757-MHD is only a 160°° vertical viewing angle PC monitor (18° narrower).
5% wider horizontal viewing angle Edit
The Benq GW2470H is a 178°° horizontal viewing angle PC monitor. That's 8° wider than the Viewsonic VX2757-MHD (170°°).
One more HDMI port Edit
The number of HDMI ports on the Benq GW2470H is two, but the Viewsonic VX2757-MHD only has one HDMI port.
23% shorter Edit
The Benq GW2470H has a height of 329mmmm. That's 72.5mm shorter than the Viewsonic VX2757-MHD (401.5mmmm).
16% narrower Edit
The Benq GW2470H has a width of 553mmmm. That's 86.7mm narrower than the Viewsonic VX2757-MHD (639.7mmmm).
$6.13 cheaper to run
Over five years the Benq GW2470H is $6.13 cheaper to run than the Viewsonic VX2757-MHD. Read more
6 Reasons For
Bigger screen size Edit
The Viewsonic VX2757-MHD has a screen size of 27"", but the Benq GW2470H is only a 23.8"" PC monitor (3.2" 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 Viewsonic VX2757-MHD has a display brightness of 300 cd/m² cd/m², but the Benq GW2470H is only a 250 cd/m² cd/m² display brightness PC monitor (50 cd/m² dimmer).
Faster response time Edit
The Viewsonic VX2757-MHD is a 1.5msms response time PC monitor. That's 2.5ms faster than the Benq GW2470H (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.

Shallower Edit
Viewsonic VX2757-MHD is 49.9mmmm deep. That's 1.1mm shallower than the Benq GW2470H (49.9mmmm).
$259 cheaper
The Viewsonic VX2757-MHD costs $189.50, whereas the Benq GW2470H is $448.80.
Available from 14 shops
The more retailers stock this PC monitor, the greater competition amongst retailers to keep prices low.

Reasons Against

7 Reasons Against
Smaller screen size Edit
The Benq GW2470H is a 23.8"" PC monitor. That's 3.2" 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 Benq GW2470H is a 250 cd/m² cd/m² display brightness PC monitor. That's 50 cd/m² dimmer than the Viewsonic VX2757-MHD (300 cd/m² cd/m²).
Significantly slower response time Edit
The Benq GW2470H has a response time of 4msms, whereas the Viewsonic VX2757-MHD is a 1.5msms response time PC monitor (2.5ms 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.

Slightly deeper Edit
Benq GW2470H is 51mmmm deep, but the Viewsonic VX2757-MHD is a 49.9mmmm deep PC monitor (1.1mm shallower).
More expensive by $259
The Benq GW2470H is $259.30 more expensive than the Viewsonic VX2757-MHD.
Not as many stockists
The Benq GW2470H is only stocked by 2 sellers, however the Viewsonic VX2757-MHD is stocked by 16 shops. Read more
Fewer numbers of shops reduces the chances of the product remaining in stock and also reduces the price competition amongst retailers for this PC monitor.
Older by four months
The Benq GW2470H is four months older than the Viewsonic VX2757-MHD.
6 Reasons Against
Narrower vertical viewing angle Edit
The Viewsonic VX2757-MHD is a 160°° vertical viewing angle PC monitor. That's 18° narrower than the Benq GW2470H (160°°).
A bit narrower horizontal viewing angle Edit
The Viewsonic VX2757-MHD has a horizontal viewing angle of 170°°, but the Benq GW2470H is a 178°° horizontal viewing angle PC monitor (8° wider).
Only one HDMI port Edit
The number of HDMI ports on the Viewsonic VX2757-MHD is one, but the Benq GW2470H only has two HDMI ports.
19% taller Edit
The Viewsonic VX2757-MHD has a height of 401.5mmmm, however the Benq GW2470H is a 329mmmm tall PC monitor (72.5mm shorter).
14% wider Edit
The Viewsonic VX2757-MHD has a width of 639.7mmmm, however the Benq GW2470H is a 553mmmm wide PC monitor (86.7mm narrower).
22% higher running costs over five years
Over five years the running costs of the Viewsonic VX2757-MHD are $34.33 which is $6.13 more than the Benq GW2470H. Show assumptions.

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Date Released

16 months Ago 12 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
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Electricity cost - switched on $ 34.33
Electricity cost - standby $ -
Total running cost $ 34.33
Purchase price $ 189.50
Total cost of ownership $ 223.83
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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).
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
23.8" 27"
BEST
Display Resolution
 1920 x 1080
 1920 x 1080
Dynamic Contrast Ratio
 80000000:1
 80000000:1
BEST
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
Viewable Height
296mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Viewable Width
527mm Unknown - Click to provide data
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
Pixel Pitch
0.274 x 0.274 Unknown - Click to provide data
Display Colour Count
16.77M 16.77M
Vertical Viewing Angle
178°
BEST
160°
Horizontal Viewing Angle
178°
BEST
170°
Typical Contrast Ratio
 3000:1
BEST
 3000:1
Display Technology
 MVA
 MVA
Display Brightness
250 cd/m² 300 cd/m²
BEST
Response Time
4ms 1.5ms
BEST
Color Gamut
72% Unknown - Click to provide data
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
1 1
DisplayPort
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
HDMI Port
2
BEST
1
VGA (D-Sub) Port
1 1

Multimedia

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

Design

Coloured Feet
 Black
 Black
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

Tilt Angle
-5 - 20 5 - 22
OSD Language
17 Unknown - Click to provide data

Power

Energy Efficiency Class
 B
BEST
 B
Power Consumption When in PowerSave Mode
0.5W Unknown - Click to provide data
Typical Power Consumption
23W
BEST
28W
Standby Power Consumption
0.5W Unknown - Click to provide data
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 31W
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

Relative Humidity Operating Range
Unknown - Click to provide data 20 - 90
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 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
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
Weight With Stand
Unknown - Click to provide data 4.9kg
Height With Stand
425mm
BEST
489.1mm
Depth With Stand
189mm
BEST
249.7mm
Width With Stand
553mm
BEST
639.7mm
Weight
4kg 4.3kg
BEST
Height
329mm
BEST
401.5mm
Depth
51mm 49.9mm
BEST
Width
553mm
BEST
639.7mm

Packaging Content

Cable Included
 VGA
 HDMI
 AC
 VGA
 HDMI
 AC

Other Features

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

Technical Details

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