Eizo RadiForce MX242W vs NEC MD212G3

Eizo RadiForce MX242W
NEC MD212G3

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Reasons For

6 Reasons For
12% bigger screen size Edit
The Eizo RadiForce MX242W has a screen size of 24.1"", however the NEC MD212G3 is only a 21.3"" PC monitor (2.8" 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.

Wider vertical viewing angle Edit
The Eizo RadiForce MX242W is a 178°° vertical viewing angle PC monitor. That's 2° wider than the NEC MD212G3 (176°°).
2° wider horizontal viewing angle Edit
The Eizo RadiForce MX242W has a horizontal viewing angle of 178°°, however the NEC MD212G3 is only a 176°° horizontal viewing angle PC monitor (2° narrower).
67% faster response time Edit
The Eizo RadiForce MX242W is a 12msms response time PC monitor. That's 8ms faster than the NEC MD212G3 (20msms). 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.

29% lighter Edit
The Eizo RadiForce MX242W is a 6kgg weight PC monitor. That's 1.7g lighter than the NEC MD212G3 (7.7kgg).
$1,830 cheaper
The Eizo RadiForce MX242W costs $1,830.06 less than the NEC MD212G3.
5 Reasons For
13% brighter display brightness Edit
The NEC MD212G3 is a 400 cd/m² cd/m² display brightness PC monitor. That's 50 cd/m² brighter than the Eizo RadiForce MX242W (400 cd/m² cd/m²).
Higher maximum height adjustment Edit
The NEC MD212G3 has a maximum height adjustment of 150mmmm, but the Eizo RadiForce MX242W is only a 130mmmm maximum height adjustment PC monitor (20mm lower).
Shorter Edit
The NEC MD212G3 is a 367mmmm tall PC monitor. That's 31mm shorter than the Eizo RadiForce MX242W (367mmmm).
101mm narrower Edit
The NEC MD212G3 is a 474mmmm wide PC monitor. That's 101mm narrower than the Eizo RadiForce MX242W (474mmmm).
2 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
15% dimmer display brightness Edit
The Eizo RadiForce MX242W has a display brightness of 350 cd/m² cd/m², however the NEC MD212G3 is a 400 cd/m² cd/m² display brightness PC monitor (50 cd/m² brighter).
Lower maximum height adjustment Edit
The Eizo RadiForce MX242W is a 130mmmm maximum height adjustment PC monitor. That's 20mm lower than the NEC MD212G3 (150mmmm).
31mm taller Edit
The Eizo RadiForce MX242W is a 398mmmm tall PC monitor, whereas the NEC MD212G3 is a 367mmmm tall PC monitor (31mm shorter).
101mm wider Edit
The Eizo RadiForce MX242W is a 575mmmm wide PC monitor, whereas the NEC MD212G3 is a 474mmmm wide PC monitor (101mm narrower).
Less retailers
Only 1 store sell the Eizo RadiForce MX242W, whereas 3 sellers sell the NEC MD212G3. Read more
Smaller numbers of stores reduces the price competition amongst retailers for this PC monitor and also reduces the chances of the product remaining in stock.
Six months older
The Eizo RadiForce MX242W is older than the NEC MD212G3 by six months.
6 Reasons Against
14% smaller screen size Edit
The NEC MD212G3 is a 21.3"" PC monitor. That's 2.8" smaller than the Eizo RadiForce MX242W (21.3""). 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 little narrower vertical viewing angle Edit
The NEC MD212G3 has a vertical viewing angle of 176°°, however the Eizo RadiForce MX242W is a 178°° vertical viewing angle PC monitor (2° wider).
Narrower horizontal viewing angle Edit
The NEC MD212G3 is a 176°° horizontal viewing angle PC monitor. That's 2° narrower than the Eizo RadiForce MX242W (176°°).
8ms slower response time Edit
The NEC MD212G3 has a response time of 20msms, but the Eizo RadiForce MX242W is a 12msms response time PC monitor (8ms 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.

23% heavier Edit
The NEC MD212G3 has a weight of 7.7kgg, however the Eizo RadiForce MX242W is a 6kgg weight PC monitor (1.7g lighter).
More expensive by $1,830
The NEC MD212G3 is $1,830.06 more expensive than the Eizo RadiForce MX242W.

Date Released

23 months Ago 17 months Ago

Display

Screen Size
24.1"
BEST
21.3"
Display Resolution
 1920 x 1200
BEST
 1920 x 1200
Display Type
 LED
 LED
Graphics Resolution
 2048 x 1536 (QXGA)
 2048 x 1536 (QXGA)
BEST
HD Type
 Full HD
BEST
 Full HD
Digital Vertical Frequency
26 - 76 Unknown - Click to provide data
Digital Horizontal Frequency
31 - 76 Unknown - Click to provide data
Viewable Height
324mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Viewable Width
518.4mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Aspect Ratio
 16:10
 16:10
Vertical Scan Range
Unknown - Click to provide data 30 - 70
Horizontal Scan Range
Unknown - Click to provide data 31.5 - 126.3
Pixel Pitch
0.270 x 0.270 0.21 x 0.21
Display Colour Count
1,070M Unknown - Click to provide data
Vertical Viewing Angle
178°
BEST
176°
Horizontal Viewing Angle
178°
BEST
176°
Typical Contrast Ratio
 1400:1
 1400:1
BEST
Display Diagonal
61cm Unknown - Click to provide data
Display Technology
 IPS
 IPS
Display Brightness
350 cd/m² 400 cd/m²
BEST
Response Time
12ms
BEST
20ms
Native Aspect Ratio
 16:10
BEST
 16:10
Supported Number of Colours Display
 1.073 billion colours
 1.073 billion colours

Ports & Interfaces

DisplayPort
1 1
USB 2.0 Port
3 Unknown - Click to provide data
DVI-I Port
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
DVI-D Port
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
DVI Port
1 1
USB Type-A Downstream Port
3 Unknown - Click to provide data
USB Hub Version
 USB 2.0
 USB 2.0

Multimedia

Megapixel Count
Unknown - Click to provide data 3MP

Design

Coloured Feet
 Black
 Grey
 Black
 Grey
Case Colour
 Black
 Black

Ergonomics

Maximum Height Adjustment
130mm 150mm
BEST
Tilt Angle
0 - 35 Unknown - Click to provide data
Swivel Angle Range
-172 - 172 Unknown - Click to provide data
OSD Language
9 Unknown - Click to provide data

Power

Power Consumption When in PowerSave Mode
0.5W Unknown - Click to provide data
Typical Power Consumption
31W
BEST
50W
Standby Power Consumption
Unknown - Click to provide data 2W
Maximum Power Consumption
68W Unknown - Click to provide data
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
Unknown - Click to provide data 0 - 3000
Relative Humidity Storage Range
Unknown - Click to provide data 20 - 80
Relative Humidity Operating Range
Unknown - Click to provide data 20 - 80
Storage Temperature Range
Unknown - Click to provide data -20 - 60
Operating Temperature Range
Unknown - Click to provide data 5 - 35

Certificates

Certification
 RoHS
 RoHS
BEST
Compliance Industry Standard
 Rohs
BEST
 Rohs

Weight & Dimensions

Weight With Stand
8.7kg 10.8kg
BEST
Height With Stand
553mm 530mm
BEST
Depth With Stand
245mm 228mm
BEST
Width With Stand
575mm 474mm
BEST
Weight
6kg
BEST
7.7kg
Height
398mm 367mm
BEST
Depth
Unknown - Click to provide data 93mm
Width
575mm 474mm
BEST

Packaging Content

Cable Included
 USB
 DVI
 DisplayPort
 AC
 USB
 DVI
 DisplayPort
 AC
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