DELL S2415H vs DELL U2515H

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DELL S2415H

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Reasons For

5 Reasons For
A lot faster response time Edit
The DELL S2415H has a response time of 6msms, whereas the DELL U2515H is an 8msms response time PC monitor (2ms 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.

2x lower maximum power consumption Edit
The DELL S2415H is a 36WW maximum power consumption PC monitor. That's 51W lower than the DELL U2515H (87WW).
A lot lighter Edit
The DELL S2415H has a weight of 3.2kgg, but the DELL U2515H is a 4.4kgg weight PC monitor (1.2g heavier).
Cheaper by $168
The DELL S2415H costs $149.00, whereas the DELL U2515H is $316.99.
4 shops are selling it
The more shops stock the product, the greater competition amongst shops to keep prices low.
8 Reasons For
Moderately bigger screen size Edit
The DELL U2515H has a screen size of 25"", but the DELL S2415H is only a 23.8"" PC monitor (1.2" 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.

5% bigger viewable height Edit
The DELL U2515H is a 311.04mmmm viewable height PC monitor. That's 14.58mm bigger than the DELL S2415H (311.04mmmm).
A little bigger viewable width Edit
The DELL U2515H has a viewable width of 552.96mmmm, however the DELL S2415H is only a 527.04mmmm viewable width PC monitor (25.92mm smaller).
2.94cm bigger display diagonal Edit
The DELL U2515H has a display diagonal of 63.44cmcm, but the DELL S2415H is only a 60.5cmcm display diagonal PC monitor (2.94cm smaller).
A lot brighter display brightness Edit
The DELL U2515H has a display brightness of 350 cd/m² cd/m², but the DELL S2415H is only a 250 cd/m² cd/m² display brightness PC monitor (100 cd/m² dimmer).
Larger color gamut Edit
The DELL U2515H is a 99%% color gamut PC monitor. That's 14% larger than the DELL S2415H (99%%).
Two HDMI ports Edit
The number of HDMI ports on the DELL U2515H is two, but the DELL S2415H only has one HDMI port.
User reviews are moderately better
Based on 203 reviews, the DELL U2515H has an average user review score of 94%, but the DELL S2415H has an average rating of 90% (based on 27 reviews).

Reasons Against

8 Reasons Against
6% smaller screen size Edit
The DELL S2415H is a 23.8"" PC monitor. That's 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.

14.58mm smaller viewable height Edit
The DELL S2415H has a viewable height of 296.46mmmm, but the DELL U2515H is a 311.04mmmm viewable height PC monitor (14.58mm bigger).
5% smaller viewable width Edit
The DELL S2415H is a 527.04mmmm viewable width PC monitor. That's 25.92mm smaller than the DELL U2515H (552.96mmmm).
Smaller display diagonal Edit
The DELL S2415H is a 60.5cmcm display diagonal PC monitor. That's 2.94cm smaller than the DELL U2515H (63.44cmcm).
40% dimmer display brightness Edit
The DELL S2415H is a 250 cd/m² cd/m² display brightness PC monitor. That's 100 cd/m² dimmer than the DELL U2515H (350 cd/m² cd/m²).
Smaller color gamut Edit
The DELL S2415H has a color gamut of 85%%, but the DELL U2515H is a 99%% color gamut PC monitor (14% larger).
One less HDMI port Edit
The number of HDMI ports on the DELL S2415H is one, but the DELL U2515H only has two HDMI ports.
User review Rating is marginally Worse
The DELL S2415H has an average user score of 90%, but the DELL U2515H has an average user rating of 94% (based on 203 reviews).
7 Reasons Against
2ms slower response time Edit
The DELL U2515H is an 8msms response time PC monitor. That's 2ms slower than the DELL S2415H (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.

Only VGA (D-Sub) ports Edit
The DELL U2515H has VGA (D-Sub) ports, however the DELL S2415H only has one VGA (D-Sub) port.
51W higher maximum power consumption Edit
The DELL U2515H has a maximum power consumption of 87WW, but the DELL S2415H is a 36WW maximum power consumption PC monitor (51W lower).
Heavier Edit
The DELL U2515H is a 4.4kgg weight PC monitor. That's 1.2g heavier than the DELL S2415H (4.4kgg).
$168 more expensive
The DELL U2515H is more expensive than the DELL S2415H by $167.99.
Not as many stockists
Only 1 retailer sell the DELL U2515H, however 5 shops sell the DELL S2415H. Read more
Smaller numbers of retailers reduces the chances of this PC monitor remaining in stock and also reduces the price competition amongst retailers for the product.
Ten months older
The DELL U2515H is older than the DELL S2415H by ten months.

Awards

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cnews.cz: Smart Buy
SweClockers.com: Good Product

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Date Released

15 months Ago 24 months Ago

Display

Screen Size
23.8" 25"
BEST
Display Resolution
 1920 x 1080
BEST
 1920 x 1080
Dynamic Contrast Ratio
 8000000:1
BEST
 8000000:1
Display Type
 LED
 LED
Graphics Resolution
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
 2560 x 1440
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
 2560 x 1440
BEST
Display Surface
 Gloss
 Gloss
Video Mode
 1080p
 1440p
 1080p
 1440p
BEST
HD Type
 Wide Quad HD
 Wide Quad HD
BEST
Viewable Size Diagonal
605mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Viewable Height
296.46mm 311.04mm
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Viewable Width
527.04mm 552.96mm
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Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 16:9
Pixel Pitch
0.2745 x 0.2745 0.216 x 0.216
Display Colour Count
16.77M 16.77M
Vertical Viewing Angle
178° 178°
Horizontal Viewing Angle
178° 178°
Typical Contrast Ratio
 1000:1
 1000:1
Display Diagonal
60.5cm 63.44cm
BEST
Display Technology
 IPS
 IPS
Display Brightness
250 cd/m² 350 cd/m²
BEST
Response Time
6ms
BEST
8ms
Color Gamut
85% 99%
BEST
Screen Shape
 Flat
 Flat
Native Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 16:9
Supported Number of Colours Display
 16.78 million colours
 16.78 million colours
Dynamic Contrast Ratio Marketing Name
 Ultra Contrast
 Ultra Contrast

Ports & Interfaces

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

Multimedia

RMS Rated Audio Power
6W Unknown - Click to provide data
Loudspeaker
2 Unknown - Click to provide data

Design

Coloured Feet
 Silver
 Silver
Case Colour
 Silver
 Silver

Power

Input Current
1.2A 1.5A
Current Rating
Unknown - Click to provide data 1.5A
Typical Power Consumption
18W
BEST
35W
Standby Power Consumption
0.5W 0.5W
Maximum Power Consumption
36W
BEST
87W
Input Voltage
 100 - 240
 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
0 - 5000 0 - 5000
Non-Operating Altitude
0 - 12192 0 - 12192
Relative Humidity Storage Range
5 - 90 5 - 90
Relative Humidity Operating Range
10 - 80 10 - 80
Storage Temperature Range
-20 - 60 -20 - 60
Operating Temperature Range
0 - 40 0 - 40

Certificates

Certification
 RoHS
 TCO
 RoHS
 TCO
EPEAT Compliance
 Gold
 Gold

Weight & Dimensions

Package Weight
6.8kg
BEST
9.8kg
Height With Stand
404.6mm 338.7mm
BEST
Depth With Stand
180mm
BEST
46.4mm
Width With Stand
539.2mm
BEST
569mm
Weight
3.2kg
BEST
4.4kg
Height
321.1mm 398mm
Depth
45.5mm 205mm
Width
539.2mm 569mm

Packaging Content

Cable Included
 HDMI
 AC
 USB
 DisplayPort
 HDMI
 AC
 USB
 DisplayPort
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