Benq GW2265HM vs Benq GW2270

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Benq GW2265HM
Benq GW2270

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Reasons For

4 Reasons For
Significantly lower power consumption when in PowerSave mode Edit
The Benq GW2265HM has a power consumption when in PowerSave mode of 0.3WW, whereas the Benq GW2270 is a 0.5WW power consumption when in PowerSave mode PC monitor (0.2W higher).
1% shorter Edit
The Benq GW2265HM is a 302.21mmmm tall PC monitor. That's 1.79mm shorter than the Benq GW2270 (304mmmm).
Better expert reviews
The average expert review score of the Benq GW2265HM is 80%, however the average rating of the Benq GW2270 is 75% (based on 2 reviews).
Better user reviews
The average user review score of the Benq GW2265HM is 92%, however the average rating of the Benq GW2270 is 87% (based on 42 reviews).
7 Reasons For
Bigger viewable width Edit
The Benq GW2270 is a 477mmmm viewable width PC monitor. That's 0.36000000000001mm bigger than the Benq GW2265HM (477mmmm).
Faster response time Edit
The Benq GW2270 has a response time of 5msms, but the Benq GW2265HM is a 6msms response time PC monitor (1ms 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.

0.1g lighter Edit
The Benq GW2270 has a weight of 3.4kgg, however the Benq GW2265HM is a 3.5kgg weight PC monitor (0.1g heavier).
1.7mm shallower Edit
The Benq GW2270 has a depth of 51mmmm, however the Benq GW2265HM is a 52.7mmmm deep PC monitor (1.7mm deeper).
1% narrower Edit
The Benq GW2270 is a 506mmmm wide PC monitor. That's 4.24mm narrower than the Benq GW2265HM (506mmmm).
Cheaper by $1
The Benq GW2270 costs $0.01 less than the Benq GW2265HM.
3 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

8 Reasons Against
1% smaller viewable width Edit
The Benq GW2265HM is a 476.64mmmm viewable width PC monitor. That's 0.36000000000001mm smaller than the Benq GW2270 (477mmmm).
Slower response time Edit
The Benq GW2265HM has a response time of 6msms, but the Benq GW2270 is a 5msms response time PC monitor (1ms 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.

Moderately heavier Edit
The Benq GW2265HM has a weight of 3.5kgg, however the Benq GW2270 is a 3.4kgg weight PC monitor (0.1g lighter).
A bit deeper Edit
The Benq GW2265HM has a depth of 52.7mmmm, however the Benq GW2270 is a 51mmmm deep PC monitor (1.7mm shallower).
Wider Edit
The Benq GW2265HM is a 510.24mmmm wide PC monitor. That's 4.24mm wider than the Benq GW2270 (506mmmm).
More expensive by $1
The Benq GW2265HM is $0.01 more expensive than the Benq GW2270.
Less retailers
The Benq GW2265HM is only stocked by 7 sellers, whereas the Benq GW2270 is stocked by 10 shops. Read more
Fewer numbers of shops reduces the price competition amongst retailers for the product and also reduces the chances of this PC monitor remaining in stock.
Older by two months
The Benq GW2265HM is two months older than the Benq GW2270.
4 Reasons Against
0.2W higher power consumption when in PowerSave mode Edit
The Benq GW2270 has a power consumption when in PowerSave mode of 0.5WW, whereas the Benq GW2265HM is a 0.3WW power consumption when in PowerSave mode PC monitor (0.2W lower).
Taller Edit
The Benq GW2270 is a 304mmmm tall PC monitor. That's 1.79mm taller than the Benq GW2265HM (304mmmm).
Expert review Rating is Worse
The Benq GW2270's average expert score is only 75%, however the Benq GW2265HM's is 80% (based on 2 reviews).
User review Rating is Worse
The Benq GW2270's average user score is 87%, however the Benq GW2265HM's is 92% (based on 13 reviews).

Awards

1 Award
Expert Reviews: Budget Buy
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Average Expert Rating

Average User Rating

Date Released

17 months Ago 16 months Ago

Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on $ 36.78
Electricity cost - standby $ -
Total running cost $ 36.78
Purchase price $ 109.00
Total cost of ownership $ 145.78
Details
Electricity cost - switched on $ -
Electricity cost - standby $ -
Total running cost $ -

Energy Efficiency Class

No data

Environmental Impact

0.24T
Running this PC monitor over 5 years will generate 0.24 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
6
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.
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Display

Screen Size
21.5" 21.5"
Display Resolution
 1920 x 1080
 1920 x 1080
Dynamic Contrast Ratio
 20000000:1
 20000000:1
Display Type
 LED
 LED
Graphics Resolution
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
Video Mode
 1080p
BEST
 1080p
HD Type
 Full HD
 Full HD
Viewable Height
268.11mm 268mm
BEST
Viewable Width
476.64mm 477mm
BEST
Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 16:9
Pixel Pitch
0.248 x 0.248 0.248 x 0.248
Display Colour Count
16.77M 16.77M
Vertical Viewing Angle
178° 178°
Horizontal Viewing Angle
178° 178°
Typical Contrast Ratio
 3000:1
 3000:1
Display Diagonal
Unknown - Click to provide data 54.6cm
Display Technology
 VA
 VA
Display Brightness
250 cd/m² 250 cd/m²
Response Time
6ms 5ms
BEST
Color Gamut
72% 72%
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
HDMI Port
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
DVI-D Port
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
VGA (D-Sub) Port
1 1
DVI Port
1 1

Design

Coloured Feet
 Black
 Black
Case Colour
 Black
 Black
Heavy Metal Free Design
 Hg (mercury)
 Hg (mercury)

Performance

Windows Operating System
 Windows 7 Starter
 Windows 7 Home Basic
 Windows 7 Ultimate
 Windows 8
 Windows 7 Starter x64
 Windows 7 Home Basic x64
 Windows 7 Home Premium
 Windows 7 Home Premium x64
 Windows 7 Professional
 Windows 7 Professional x64
 Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 Windows 7 Enterprise x64
 Windows 7 Enterprise
 Windows 7 Starter
 Windows 7 Home Basic
 Windows 7 Ultimate
 Windows 8
 Windows 7 Starter x64
 Windows 7 Home Basic x64
 Windows 7 Home Premium
 Windows 7 Home Premium x64
 Windows 7 Professional
 Windows 7 Professional x64
 Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 Windows 7 Enterprise x64
 Windows 7 Enterprise

Ergonomics

Tilt Angle
-5 - 20 -5 - 20
OSD Language
17 17

Power

Energy Efficiency Class
 B
 B
BEST
Power Consumption When in PowerSave Mode
0.3W
BEST
0.5W
Power Consumption When Off
0.3W Unknown - Click to provide data
Typical Power Consumption
30W 21W
BEST
Standby Power Consumption
Unknown - Click to provide data 0.5W
Annual Energy Consumption
Unknown - Click to provide data 31kWh
AC Input Voltage
 90-264
 9
 90
 90-264
 9
 90

Certificates

Certification
 TCO
 TCO
BEST

Weight & Dimensions

Package Weight
Unknown - Click to provide data 4.6kg
Packaging Height
400mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Packaging Depth
110mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Packaging Width
581mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Bezel Width At Bottom
16mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Bezel Width At Top
16mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Bezel Width On Side
16mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Weight With Stand
4.5kg
BEST
4.6kg
Height With Stand
396.96mm
BEST
400mm
Depth With Stand
185.74mm 178mm
BEST
Width With Stand
510.24mm 506mm
BEST
Weight
3.5kg 3.4kg
BEST
Height
302.21mm
BEST
304mm
Depth
52.7mm 51mm
BEST
Width
510.24mm 506mm
BEST

Packaging Content

Cable Included
 VGA
 AC
 VGA
 AC
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