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6 Reasons For
DELL Has Good Reviews for Its LCD Screens
Based on 4,892 owner and expert reviews, DELL has good reviews for its flatpanel monitors. DELL also has good reviews specifically within its medium monitors range compared to other manufacturers.
Just Released Three Months Ago
This PC screen was only released three months ago, so it is likely to use more advanced technology than some of the older LCD screens.
LED Display Type
This PC display has an LED display type, which is typical of many medium monitors that are a similar age to it.
We compared this PC screen to all the other PC monitors that have an LED Display and we think cheaper PC screens such as the Philips 223S5LSB[plb_3584684_price], and the Lenovo T2224[plb_2805500_price] is also worth considering.
Two HDMI Ports
The DELL SE2417HG is a two HDMI port PC display. Most of the other PC screens that have been around for the last year have between one and three HDMI ports.
1920 X 1080 (HD 1080) Graphics Resolution
This PC monitor has a graphics resolution of 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080), which is typical of many PC monitors that were released in the last 12 months.
Very Fast Response Time
At only 2 milliseconds, the SE2417HG has a fairly fast response time compared to most of the other medium monitors that were released in the last 12 months. The average response time of medium monitors that are a comparable age to the SE2417HG is 5.2ms, and the response times range from 1ms to 20ms.
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7 Reasons Against
Does Not Have a Built-In Speaker
The DELL SE2417HG does not have a built-in speaker, unlike most of the other PC screens that have been available for the last year which have a built-in speaker.
It is worth considering alternative PC displays which also have a built-in speaker including the Lenovo T2224[plb_2805500_price]; or the Viewsonic VX2257-MHD[plb_3341735_price].
Not 3D Compatible
Most new medium monitors are not 3D compatible. The DELL SE2417HG is no exception to this as it too is not 3D compatible.
Does Not Have a Built-In Camera
Most similar spec LCD screens that are a comparable age to the SE2417HG do not have a built-in camera. The SE2417HG is no exception to this as it too does not have a built-in camera.
It is worth also looking at other flatpanel monitors which also have a built-in camera including the Lenovo T2224[plb_2805500_price] which is also cheaper.
Does Not Have an Integrated Card Reader
The DELL SE2417HG does not have an integrated card reader. Most of the other medium monitors that have been around for a similar time to the SE2417HG also do not have an integrated card reader.
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Only 1920 X 1080 Pixels Display Resolution
This PC display has a display resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels, which is the most commonly found display resolution on recently released flatpanel monitors.
Quite Narrow Vertical Viewing Angle
The vertical viewing angles of medium monitors that are a comparable age to the SE2417HG range from 50° to 180°. At only 160 degrees, the DELL SE2417HG has a fairly narrow vertical viewing angle compared to most of the other similar spec PC monitors that have been available for a comparable time to the SE2417HG.
Quite Narrow Horizontal Viewing Angle
Across all the medium monitors that have been around for around the same time as the SE2417HG the horizontal viewing angles range from 65° to 180°. The DELL SE2417HG has one of the narrower horizontal viewing angles (only 170 degrees) amongst medium monitors of this age.
1 Other reason to consider the DELL SE2417HG
At 581.66 millimeters, the SE2417HG has a pretty standard width compared to most of the other similar spec PC displays that have been available for a comparable time to the SE2417HG.
Alternative PC monitors with a wider width that you might want to look at include the Samsung S24D330H[plb_3703031_price] (569mm and cheaper).
1920 x 1080
Dynamic Contrast Ratio
1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
Full HD, HD
Vertical Scan Range
56 - 76
Horizontal Scan Range
30 - 83
0.2715 x 0.2715
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Typical Contrast Ratio
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Supported Number of Colours Display
16.78 million colours
Ports & Interfaces
VGA (D-Sub) Port
-5 - 21
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AC Input Frequency
50, 60, 50/60
AC Input Voltage
120, 230, 120-230, 12
Relative Humidity Operating Range
10 - 80
Operating Temperature Range
0 - 40
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Total running cost over 5 years
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Running this PC monitor over 5 years will generate 0.21 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant 6 tree seedlings and grow them for 10 years.
Previous and future annual running costs of the DELL SE2417HG assuming future electricity price inflation of 0.0600% per year. Edit inflation assumptions