DELL 2414H vs DELL U2415 vs DELL U2515H

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DELL 2414H
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Reasons For

3 Reasons For
Lower maximum power consumption Edit
The DELL 2414H is a 45WW maximum power consumption PC monitor. That's 30W lower than the DELL U2415 (87WW) and 42W lower than the DELL U2515H (87WW).
A lot lighter Edit
The DELL 2414H has a weight of 3.5kgg, but the DELL U2415 is a 4.3kgg weight PC monitor (0.8g heavier) and the DELL U2515H is a 4.4kgg weight PC monitor (0.9g heavier).
Moderately better user reviews
The average user review score of the DELL 2414H is 95%, but the average rating of the DELL U2415 is 91% (based on 166 reviews) and the average rating of the DELL U2515H is 94% (based on 203 reviews).
7 Reasons For
9% bigger viewable height Edit
The DELL U2415 is a 324mmmm viewable height PC monitor. That's 27.54mm bigger than the DELL 2414H (311.04mmmm) and 12.96mm bigger than the DELL U2515H (311.04mmmm).
Faster response time Edit
The DELL U2415 is a 6msms response time PC monitor. That's 2ms faster than the DELL 2414H and the DELL U2515H (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 number of DisplayPorts on the DELL U2415 is two, but the DELL U2515H only has one DisplayPort.
Six USB 3.0 ports Edit
The DELL U2415 has six USB 3.0 ports, however the DELL U2515H only has five USB 3.0 ports. Read more

We do not know the number of USB 3.0 ports on the DELL 2414H. It is possible that it does not have any USB 3.0 ports.

USB 2.0 ports are used to connect peripherals such as a kayboard, mouse, or external drive to your computer via your monitor. The USB 2.0 port can also be used for USB flash drives.

Six USB Type-A downstream ports Edit
The DELL U2415 has six USB Type-A downstream ports, however the DELL 2414H only has four USB Type-A downstream ports and the DELL U2515H only has five USB Type-A downstream ports.
$39 cheaper
The DELL U2415 costs $239.00, whereas the DELL 2414H is $278.41 and the DELL U2515H is $316.99.
Available from 12 shops
The more retailers stock this PC monitor, the greater competition amongst retailers to keep prices low.
7 Reasons For
1.2" bigger screen size Edit
The DELL U2515H has a screen size of 25"", whereas the DELL 2414H is only a 23.8"" PC monitor (1.2" smaller) and the DELL U2415 is only a 24.1"" PC monitor (0.9" 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.

34.56mm bigger viewable width Edit
The DELL U2515H has a viewable width of 552.96mmmm, but the DELL 2414H is only a 527.04mmmm viewable width PC monitor (25.92mm smaller) and the DELL U2415 is only a 518.4mmmm viewable width PC monitor (34.56mm smaller).
Marginally bigger display diagonal Edit
The DELL U2515H has a display diagonal of 63.44cmcm, whereas the DELL 2414H is only a 60.47cmcm display diagonal PC monitor (2.97cm smaller) and the DELL U2415 is only a 61.1cmcm display diagonal PC monitor (2.34cm smaller).
100 cd/m² brighter display brightness Edit
The DELL U2515H has a display brightness of 350 cd/m² cd/m², whereas the DELL 2414H is only a 250 cd/m² cd/m² display brightness PC monitor (100 cd/m² dimmer) and the DELL U2415 is only a 300 cd/m² cd/m² display brightness PC monitor (50 cd/m² dimmer).
Larger color gamut Edit
The DELL U2515H is a 99%% color gamut PC monitor. That's 8% larger than the DELL U2415 (99%%).
One more awards
The DELL U2515H has 2 awards, but the DELL 2414H has 1 award and the DELL U2415 has 1 award.
Expert reviews are a lot better
The DELL U2515H has an average expert review score of 100% based on 4 reviews, whereas the DELL U2415 has an average rating of 87% (based on 3 reviews).

Reasons Against

12 Reasons Against
6% smaller screen size Edit
The DELL 2414H is a 23.8"" PC monitor. That's 0.3" smaller than the DELL U2415 (25"") and 1.2" smaller than the DELL U2515H (25""). 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.

27.54mm smaller viewable height Edit
The DELL 2414H has a viewable height of 296.46mmmm, but the DELL U2415 is a 324mmmm viewable height PC monitor (27.54mm bigger) and the DELL U2515H is a 311.04mmmm viewable height PC monitor (14.58mm bigger).
5% smaller viewable width Edit
The DELL 2414H is a 527.04mmmm viewable width PC monitor. That's 8.64mm bigger than the DELL U2415 (552.96mmmm) and 25.92mm smaller than the DELL U2515H (552.96mmmm).
Smaller display diagonal Edit
The DELL 2414H is a 60.47cmcm display diagonal PC monitor. That's 0.63cm smaller than the DELL U2415 (63.44cmcm) and 2.97cm smaller than the DELL U2515H (63.44cmcm).
40% dimmer display brightness Edit
The DELL 2414H is a 250 cd/m² cd/m² display brightness PC monitor. That's 50 cd/m² dimmer than the DELL U2415 (350 cd/m² cd/m²) and 100 cd/m² dimmer than the DELL U2515H (350 cd/m² cd/m²).
2ms slower response time Edit
The DELL 2414H has a response time of 8msms (as does the DELL U2515H), whereas the DELL U2415 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 number of DisplayPorts on the DELL 2414H is one, and so does the DELL U2515H, but the DELL U2415 only has two DisplayPorts.
Two less USB Type-A downstream ports Edit
The DELL 2414H has four USB Type-A downstream ports, however the DELL U2415 only has six USB Type-A downstream ports and the DELL U2515H only has five USB Type-A downstream ports.
More expensive by $39
The DELL 2414H is $39.41 more expensive than the DELL U2415.
Not as many stockists
The DELL 2414H is only stocked by 2 sellers, however the DELL U2415 is stocked by 13 sellers. 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 over one year
The DELL 2414H is one year older than the DELL U2415 and 14 months older than the DELL U2515H.
One less award
The DELL 2414H has only received 1 award, however the DELL U2515H has received 2 awards.
12 Reasons Against
Moderately smaller screen size Edit
The DELL U2415 has a screen size of 24.1"", but the DELL 2414H is a 23.8"" PC monitor (0.3" smaller) and the DELL U2515H is a 25"" PC monitor (0.9" 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 little smaller viewable width Edit
The DELL U2415 has a viewable width of 518.4mmmm, however the DELL 2414H is a 527.04mmmm viewable width PC monitor (8.64mm bigger) and the DELL U2515H is a 552.96mmmm viewable width PC monitor (34.56mm bigger).
2.34cm smaller display diagonal Edit
The DELL U2415 has a display diagonal of 61.1cmcm, but the DELL 2414H is a 60.47cmcm display diagonal PC monitor (0.63cm smaller) and the DELL U2515H is a 63.44cmcm display diagonal PC monitor (2.34cm bigger).
Dimmer display brightness Edit
The DELL U2415 has a display brightness of 300 cd/m² cd/m², but the DELL 2414H is a 250 cd/m² cd/m² display brightness PC monitor (50 cd/m² dimmer) and the DELL U2515H is a 350 cd/m² cd/m² display brightness PC monitor (50 cd/m² brighter).
9% smaller color gamut Edit
The DELL U2415 is a 91%% color gamut PC monitor. That's 8% smaller than the DELL U2515H (99%%).
Only DVI ports Edit
The DELL U2415 is a DVI port PC monitor, whereas the DELL 2414H only has one DVI port. Read more

We do not know the number of DVI ports on the DELL U2515H. It is possible that it does not have any DVI ports.

30W higher maximum power consumption Edit
The DELL U2415 has a maximum power consumption of 75WW, but the DELL 2414H is a 45WW maximum power consumption PC monitor (30W lower) and the DELL U2515H is an 87WW maximum power consumption PC monitor (12W higher).
Heavier Edit
The DELL U2415 is a 4.3kgg weight PC monitor. That's 0.8g heavier than the DELL 2414H (4.4kgg) and 0.1g lighter than the DELL U2515H (4.4kgg).
Two months older
The DELL U2415 is older than the DELL U2515H by two months.
Fewer awards
Whilst the DELL U2415 has received 1 award, the DELL U2515H has received 2 awards.
Appreciably Lower expert review Score
The DELL U2415 has an average expert rating of 87%, but the DELL U2515H has an average expert rating of 100% (based on 4 reviews).
Moderately Lower user review Score
The DELL U2415 has an average user rating of 91%, but the DELL 2414H has an average user rating of 95% (based on 68 reviews) and the DELL U2515H has an average user rating of 94% (based on 203 reviews).
12 Reasons Against
Smaller viewable height Edit
The DELL U2515H is a 311.04mmmm viewable height PC monitor. That's 14.58mm bigger than the DELL 2414H (311.04mmmm) and 12.96mm smaller than the DELL U2415 (311.04mmmm).
25% slower response time Edit
The DELL U2515H is an 8msms response time PC monitor, and so does the DELL 2414H. That's 2ms slower than the DELL U2415 (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 less DisplayPort Edit
The DELL U2515H is a one DisplayPort PC monitor (as does the DELL 2414H), whereas the DELL U2415 only has two DisplayPorts.
Only five USB 3.0 ports Edit
The number of USB 3.0 ports on the DELL U2515H is five, but the DELL U2415 only has six USB 3.0 ports. Read more

We do not know the number of USB 3.0 ports on the DELL 2414H. It is possible that it does not have any USB 3.0 ports.

USB 2.0 ports are used to connect peripherals such as a kayboard, mouse, or external drive to your computer via your monitor. The USB 2.0 port can also be used for USB flash drives.

Only VGA (D-Sub) ports Edit
The number of VGA (D-Sub) ports on the DELL U2515H is , but the DELL 2414H only has one VGA (D-Sub) port. Read more

We do not know the number of VGA (D-Sub) ports on the DELL U2415. It is possible that it does not have any VGA (D-Sub) ports.

Only DVI ports Edit
The DELL U2515H has DVI ports, however the DELL 2414H only has one DVI port. Read more

We do not know the number of DVI ports on the DELL U2415. It is possible that it does not have any DVI ports.

Only five USB Type-A downstream ports Edit
The number of USB Type-A downstream ports on the DELL U2515H is five, but the DELL U2415 only has six USB Type-A downstream ports.
A lot higher maximum power consumption Edit
The DELL U2515H has a maximum power consumption of 87WW, whereas the DELL 2414H is a 45WW maximum power consumption PC monitor (42W lower) and the DELL U2415 is a 75WW maximum power consumption PC monitor (12W lower).
0.9g heavier Edit
The DELL U2515H is a 4.4kgg weight PC monitor. That's 0.9g heavier than the DELL 2414H (4.4kgg) and 0.1g heavier than the DELL U2415 (4.4kgg).
$78 more expensive
The DELL U2515H is more expensive than the DELL 2414H by $38.58 and more expensive than the DELL U2415 by $77.99.
Fewer sellers
Only 1 retailer sell the DELL U2515H, but 2 shops sell the DELL 2414H and 13 shops sell the DELL U2415. Read more
The smaller the number of stores that stock this PC monitor, the lower the competition amongst stores to keep prices low.
Moderately Lower user review Score
The average user rating of the DELL U2515H is 94%, whereas the average user rating of the DELL 2414H is 95% (based on 68 reviews).

Awards

1 Award
cnews.cz: Smart Buy
1 Award
pcmagazine.ru: 5 Star
2 Awards
cnews.cz: Smart Buy
SweClockers.com: Good Product

Average Expert Rating

Average User Rating

Date Released

39 months Ago 27 months Ago 24 months Ago

Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on $ 34.33
Electricity cost - standby $ 1.40
Total running cost $ 35.73
Purchase price $ 278.41
Total cost of ownership $ 314.14
Details
Electricity cost - switched on $ -
Electricity cost - standby $ -
Total running cost $ -
Electricity cost - switched on $ -
Electricity cost - standby $ -
Total running cost $ -

Energy Efficiency Class

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Environmental Impact

0.23T
Running this PC monitor over 5 years will generate 0.23 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
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To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.
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Display

Screen Size
23.8" 24.1" 25"
BEST
Display Resolution
 1920 x 1080
 1920 x 1200
 1920 x 1080
 1920 x 1200
BEST
 1920 x 1080
 1920 x 1200
Dynamic Contrast Ratio
 2000000:1
BEST
 2000000:1
BEST
 2000000:1
Display Type
 LED
 LED
 LED
Graphics Resolution
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
 1920 x 1200 (WUXGA)
 2560 x 1440
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
 1920 x 1200 (WUXGA)
 2560 x 1440
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
 1920 x 1200 (WUXGA)
 2560 x 1440
BEST
Display Surface
 Matt
 Matt
 Matt
Video Mode
 1080p
 720p
 480p
 360p
 1440p
 1080p
 720p
 480p
 360p
 1440p
 1080p
 720p
 480p
 360p
 1440p
BEST
HD Type
 Wide Quad HD
 Wide Quad HD
 Wide Quad HD
BEST
Viewable Size Diagonal
Unknown - Click to provide data 611mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Viewable Height
296.46mm 324mm
BEST
311.04mm
Viewable Width
527.04mm 518.4mm 552.96mm
BEST
Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 16:9
 16:9
Pixel Pitch
0.2745 x 0.2745 0.27 x 0.27 0.216 x 0.216
Display Colour Count
16.77M 16.77M 16.77M
Vertical Viewing Angle
178° 178° 178°
Horizontal Viewing Angle
178° 178° 178°
Typical Contrast Ratio
 1000:1
 1000:1
 1000:1
Display Diagonal
60.47cm 61.1cm 63.44cm
BEST
Display Technology
 IPS
 IPS
 IPS
Display Brightness
250 cd/m² 300 cd/m² 350 cd/m²
BEST
Response Time
8ms 6ms
BEST
8ms
Color Gamut
Unknown - Click to provide data 91% 99%
BEST
Native Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 16:10
 16:9
 16:10
BEST
 16:9
 16:10
Supported Number of Colours Display
 16.78 million colours
 16.78 million colours
 16.78 million colours
Dynamic Contrast Ratio Marketing Name
 Ultra Contrast
 Ultra Contrast
 Ultra Contrast

Ports & Interfaces

DisplayPort
1 2
BEST
1
USB 2.0 Port
4 Unknown - Click to provide data Unknown - Click to provide data
USB 3.0 Port
Unknown - Click to provide data 6
BEST
5
HDMI Port
Unknown - Click to provide data 2 2
DVI-D Port
1 Unknown - Click to provide data Unknown - Click to provide data
Mini DisplayPort
Unknown - Click to provide data 1 1
VGA (D-Sub) Port
1
BEST
Unknown - Click to provide data
DVI Port
1
BEST
USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Port
Unknown - Click to provide data Unknown - Click to provide data 5
USB Type-A Downstream Port
4 6
BEST
5
USB Hub Version
 USB 2.0
 USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1)
 USB 2.0
 USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1)
 USB 2.0
 USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1)
Upstream Port
Unknown - Click to provide data 1 Unknown - Click to provide data

Design

Coloured Feet
 Silver
 Silver
 Silver
Case Colour
 Silver
 Silver
 Silver

Ergonomics

Maximum Height Adjustment
Unknown - Click to provide data 115mm Unknown - Click to provide data

Power

Input Current
1.2A 1.5A 1.5A
Current Rating
Unknown - Click to provide data Unknown - Click to provide data 1.5A
Typical Power Consumption
28W 23W
BEST
35W
Standby Power Consumption
0.3W
BEST
0.5W 0.5W
Maximum Power Consumption
45W
BEST
75W 87W
Input Voltage
 100 - 240
 100 - 240
 100 - 240
AC Input Frequency
 50
 60
 50/60
 50
 60
 50/60
 50
 60
 50/60
AC Input Voltage
 24
 100
 100-240
 240
 24
 100
 100-240
 240
 24
 100
 100-240
 240

Operational Conditions

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

Certificates

Certification
 RoHS
 TCO
 RoHS
 TCO
 RoHS
 TCO
EPEAT Compliance
 Gold
 Gold
 Gold

Weight & Dimensions

Package Weight
7.8kg
BEST
8.4kg 9.8kg
Weight With Stand
7.8kg Unknown - Click to provide data Unknown - Click to provide data
Height With Stand
499mm 517.9mm 338.7mm
BEST
Depth With Stand
180mm
BEST
205mm 46.4mm
Width With Stand
565.6mm 532.2mm
BEST
569mm
Weight
3.5kg
BEST
4.3kg 4.4kg
Height
335.1mm 350.6mm 398mm
Depth
47mm 45.7mm 205mm
Width
565.6mm 532.2mm 569mm

Packaging Content

Cable Included
 USB
 VGA
 AC
 DisplayPort
 USB
 VGA
 AC
 DisplayPort
 USB
 VGA
 AC
 DisplayPort
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