Acer CB240HY vs Viewsonic VG2860MHL

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Acer CB240HY
Viewsonic VG2860MHL

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Reasons For

8 Reasons For
15.77M more display colour count Edit
The Acer CB240HY has a display colour count of 16.77MM, however the Viewsonic VG2860MHL is only a 1,070MM display colours PC monitor (15.77M less).
Wider vertical viewing angle Edit
The Acer CB240HY has a vertical viewing angle of 178°°, but the Viewsonic VG2860MHL is only a 160°° vertical viewing angle PC monitor (18° narrower).
Wider horizontal viewing angle Edit
The Acer CB240HY is a 178°° horizontal viewing angle PC monitor. That's 8° wider than the Viewsonic VG2860MHL (170°°).
77% lower annual energy consumption Edit
The Acer CB240HY is a 38kWhkWh annual energy consumption PC monitor. That's 29kWh lower than the Viewsonic VG2860MHL (67kWhkWh).
1.6g lighter Edit
The Acer CB240HY has a weight of 3.7kgg, but the Viewsonic VG2860MHL is a 5.3kgg weight PC monitor (1.6g heavier).
18% shorter Edit
The Acer CB240HY has a height of 331.5mmmm. That's 59.5mm shorter than the Viewsonic VG2860MHL (391mmmm).
19% narrower Edit
The Acer CB240HY has a width of 554.4mmmm. That's 105.3mm narrower than the Viewsonic VG2860MHL (659.7mmmm).
Energy efficiency rating is higher
The Acer CB240HY has an energy efficiency rating of "B", but the Viewsonic VG2860MHL has a rating of "C".
6 Reasons For
15% bigger screen size Edit
The Viewsonic VG2860MHL has a screen size of 28"", however the Acer CB240HY is only a 23.8"" PC monitor (4.2" 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.

17% brighter display brightness Edit
The Viewsonic VG2860MHL has a display brightness of 300 cd/m² cd/m², however the Acer CB240HY is only a 250 cd/m² cd/m² display brightness PC monitor (50 cd/m² dimmer).
One more DisplayPort Edit
The Viewsonic VG2860MHL has two DisplayPorts, however the Acer CB240HY only has one DisplayPort.
4W higher RMS rated audio power Edit
The Viewsonic VG2860MHL has an RMS rated audio power of 6WW, whereas the Acer CB240HY is only a 2WW RMS rated audio power PC monitor (4W lower). Read more

RMS rated power is a true measure of the power of the audio system on a monitor. It also sometimes referred to as the Continuous Power. RMS stands for Root Mean Square and is measured in Watts (voltage x current). The RMS rated power is the highest amount of power that an amplifier can deliver continuously without failing.

A higher RMS rated power will provide audio that is louder and cleaner.

Shallower Edit
The Viewsonic VG2860MHL has a depth of 49.3mmmm. That's 2.7mm shallower than the Acer CB240HY (49.3mmmm).
User reviews are appreciably better
Based on 1 user review, the Viewsonic VG2860MHL has an average review score of 100%, however the Acer CB240HY has an average rating of 90% (based on 4 reviews).

Reasons Against

7 Reasons Against
Smaller screen size Edit
The Acer CB240HY is a 23.8"" PC monitor. That's 4.2" smaller than the Viewsonic VG2860MHL (28""). 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 CB240HY is a 250 cd/m² cd/m² display brightness PC monitor. That's 50 cd/m² dimmer than the Viewsonic VG2860MHL (300 cd/m² cd/m²).
Only one DisplayPort Edit
The number of DisplayPorts on the Acer CB240HY is one, but the Viewsonic VG2860MHL only has two DisplayPorts.
4W lower RMS rated audio power Edit
The Acer CB240HY is a 2WW RMS rated audio power PC monitor. That's 4W lower than the Viewsonic VG2860MHL (6WW). Read more

RMS rated power is a true measure of the power of the audio system on a monitor. It also sometimes referred to as the Continuous Power. RMS stands for Root Mean Square and is measured in Watts (voltage x current). The RMS rated power is the highest amount of power that an amplifier can deliver continuously without failing.

A higher RMS rated power will provide audio that is louder and cleaner.

2.7mm deeper Edit
Acer CB240HY is 52mmmm deep, but the Viewsonic VG2860MHL is a 49.3mmmm deep PC monitor (2.7mm shallower).
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User review Rating is much Worse
The Acer CB240HY has an average user score of 90%, but the Viewsonic VG2860MHL has an average user rating of 100% (based on 1 review).
9 Reasons Against
Less display colour count Edit
The Viewsonic VG2860MHL is a 1,070MM display colours PC monitor. That's 15.77M less than the Acer CB240HY (1,070MM).
12% narrower vertical viewing angle Edit
The Viewsonic VG2860MHL is a 160°° vertical viewing angle PC monitor. That's 18° narrower than the Acer CB240HY (160°°).
A little narrower horizontal viewing angle Edit
The Viewsonic VG2860MHL has a horizontal viewing angle of 170°°, however the Acer CB240HY is a 178°° horizontal viewing angle PC monitor (8° wider).
29kWh higher annual energy consumption Edit
The Viewsonic VG2860MHL has an annual energy consumption of 67kWhkWh, but the Acer CB240HY is a 38kWhkWh annual energy consumption PC monitor (29kWh lower).
Heavier Edit
The Viewsonic VG2860MHL is a 5.3kgg weight PC monitor. That's 1.6g heavier than the Acer CB240HY (5.3kgg).
59.5mm taller Edit
The Viewsonic VG2860MHL is a 391mmmm tall PC monitor, whereas the Acer CB240HY is a 331.5mmmm tall PC monitor (59.5mm shorter).
105.3mm wider Edit
The Viewsonic VG2860MHL is a 659.7mmmm wide PC monitor, whereas the Acer CB240HY is a 554.4mmmm wide PC monitor (105.3mm narrower).
Three months older
The Viewsonic VG2860MHL is older than the Acer CB240HY by three months.
Energy efficiency rating is lower
The Viewsonic VG2860MHL has an energy efficiency rating of "C", however the Acer CB240HY has a rating of "B".

Average Expert Rating

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Average User Rating

Date Released

21 months Ago 23 months Ago

Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on $ -
Electricity cost - standby $ -
Total running cost $ -
Electricity cost - switched on $ 56.39
Electricity cost - standby $ -
Total running cost $ 56.39
Purchase price $ 519.99
Total cost of ownership $ 576.38
Details

Energy Efficiency Class

Environmental Impact

No data
0.37T
Running this PC monitor over 5 years will generate 0.37 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
9
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.

Display

Screen Size
23.8" 28"
BEST
Display Resolution
 1920 x 1080
BEST
 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)
 3840 x 2160
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
 3840 x 2160
BEST
HD Type
 4K Ultra HD
 4K Ultra HD
BEST
Digital Vertical Frequency
Unknown - Click to provide data 24 - 75
Digital Horizontal Frequency
Unknown - Click to provide data 24 - 160
Viewable Height
Unknown - Click to provide data 340.36mm
Viewable Width
Unknown - Click to provide data 619.75mm
Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 16:9
Display Colour Count
16.77M
BEST
1,070M
Vertical Viewing Angle
178°
BEST
160°
Horizontal Viewing Angle
178°
BEST
170°
Typical Contrast Ratio
 1000:1
 1000:1
BEST
Display Diagonal
60cm Unknown - Click to provide data
Display Technology
 IPS
 IPS
Display Brightness
250 cd/m² 300 cd/m²
BEST
Response Time
6ms Unknown - Click to provide data
Native Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 16:9
Supported Number of Colours Display
 16.78 million colours
 1.073 billion colours
 16.78 million colours
 1.073 billion colours

Ports & Interfaces

Headphone Output
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
DisplayPort
1 2
BEST
USB 2.0 Port
Unknown - Click to provide data 2
USB 3.0 Port
Unknown - Click to provide data 2
HDMI Port
1 1
DVI-D Port
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
VGA (D-Sub) Port
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
DVI Port
1 1
USB Type-A Downstream Port
Unknown - Click to provide data 2
USB Hub Version
 USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1)
 USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1)

Multimedia

RMS Rated Audio Power
2W 6W
BEST
Loudspeaker
2 2

Design

Case Colour
 Black
 Black

Performance

Mean Time Between Failures
Unknown - Click to provide data 30,000h

Ergonomics

Pivot Angle
0 - 90 Unknown - Click to provide data
Maximum Height Adjustment
150mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Tilt Angle
-5 - 35 -5 - 37
Swivel Angle Range
-60 - 60 Unknown - Click to provide data

Power

Energy Efficiency Class
 B
BEST
 B
Power Consumption When Off
0.35W Unknown - Click to provide data
Typical Power Consumption
23W
BEST
46W
Standby Power Consumption
0.45W Unknown - Click to provide data
Annual Energy Consumption
38kWh
BEST
67kWh
Input Voltage
 100 - 240
 100 - 240
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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 10 - 90
Operating Temperature Range
Unknown - Click to provide data 0 - 40

Certificates

Certification
 TCO
BEST
 TCO
EPEAT Compliance
 Gold
 Gold

Weight & Dimensions

Package Weight
Unknown - Click to provide data 10.2kg
Packaging Height
Unknown - Click to provide data 493mm
Packaging Depth
Unknown - Click to provide data 196mm
Packaging Width
Unknown - Click to provide data 742mm
Weight With Stand
6.3kg
BEST
7.8kg
Height With Stand
530.1mm 483.4mm
BEST
Depth With Stand
244.8mm
BEST
266mm
Width With Stand
554.4mm
BEST
659.7mm
Weight
3.7kg
BEST
5.3kg
Height
331.5mm
BEST
391mm
Depth
52mm 49.3mm
BEST
Width
554.4mm
BEST
659.7mm

Packaging Content

Cable Included
 VGA
 DVI
 AC
 DisplayPort
 USB
 AUX
 MHL
 VGA
 DVI
 AC
 DisplayPort
 USB
 AUX
 MHL
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