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DELL U2212HM PC Monitor

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21.5" 1920 X 1080 20000000:1 LED Feb 2014
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See vivid imagery from almost any angle. The 21.5" DellTM UltraSharpTM U2212HM monitor with LED offers a brilliant view, rich colors and adjustable height options. - Lose yourself in the details:... More
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13 Reasons For

One Industry Award

This PC monitor was given a "Gold" award by Hardware.info who thought that this flatpanel monitor was excellent.

Expert Reviews Are Good

This LCD screen received an expert rating of 80 out of 100 from prad.de.

DELL Has Good PC Screen Reviews

Medium monitors manufactured by DELL have good ratings on average compared to other brands. We also checked the reviews for all LCD screens (not just medium monitors) and found that DELL also has good ratings across its entire range.

Five USB Type-A Downstream Ports

The DELL U2212HM is a five USB Type-A downstream port PC monitor.

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LED Display Type

This PC monitor has an LED display type, which is typical of many medium monitors that came out around the same time as it.

We think you might also be interested in some of the alternative LCD screens that have an LED Display currently available including a cheaper LCD screen such as the AOC M2460Phu[plb_1406161_price] or you might consider a higher scoring LCD screen such as the Asus PB238[plb_2368528_price], or the Eizo ColorEdge CG276[plb_1903818_price].

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Quite Wide Vertical Viewing Angle

The DELL U2212HM has a fairly wide vertical viewing angle (178 degrees) compared to most of the other medium monitors that came out around the same time as the U2212HM. Comparable spec PC displays that were released around the same time as the U2212HM have vertical viewing angles of between 50° and 180°, and the average vertical viewing angle is 170°.

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Five USB 2.0 Ports

The U2212HM is a five USB 2.0 port flatpanel monitor.

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1080p Video Mode

This LCD screen has a 1080p video mode, which is the most commonly found video mode on flatpanel monitors that have been around for a similar time to it.

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1920 X 1080 (HD 1080) Graphics Resolution

This LCD screen has a graphics resolution of 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080), which is the most frequently found graphics resolution on medium monitors that have been available for around the same time as it.

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Has One Cable Included

The DELL U2212HM has a greater number of cables included than most medium monitors that have been available for around the same time as it. The most frequently found cable included is AC, but this cable included is not found on this PC display. The cables included AC,VGA are also found on this DELL PC screen.

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Narrow

Across all the PC screens of a comparable age and type to the U2212HM the widths range from 50mm to 6,500mm, and the average width is 580mm. The U2212HM is quite narrow (only 513 millimeters) compared to most of the other medium monitors that have been around for around the same time as the U2212HM.

If you are not bothered about having a wider width then you might also want to consider the iiyama E2278H[plb_1390594_price] (514.5mm) which is also cheaper.

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Light

Across all the LCD screens of a comparable type and age to the U2212HM the weights range from 3g to 39kg, and the average weight is 4.9kg. With a weight of only 2.7 kilograms, the DELL U2212HM is quite light compared to most of the other LCD screens that were released more than two years ago.

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Short

Across all the similar spec PC monitors that came out around the same time as the U2212HM the heights range from 30mm to 4,800mm. The U2212HM is one of the shorter medium monitors that have been around for around the same time as the U2212HM (only 304.5 millimeters) amongst PC monitors of this age.

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9 Reasons Against

Does Not Have a Built-In Speaker

The DELL U2212HM does not have a built-in speaker, although it is worth noting that most of the other comparable spec flatpanel monitors that have been on the market for a similar time to the U2212HM also do not have a built-in speaker.

We compared this LCD screen to all the other PC displays with a built-in speaker and we think the Asus MX239H[plb_1525468_price] or the Acer H236HL[plb_1475267_price] are also worth considering.

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Not 3D Compatible

Like most of the other PC screens of a comparable age and spec to the U2212HM, the U2212HM is not 3D compatible.

If you want a flatpanel monitor that is 3D compatible then you might want to look at the Benq XL2411[plb_2130532_price] which also has a higher rating.

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Does Not Have a Built-In Camera

Like most of the other comparable spec PC displays that have been on the market for around the same time as the U2212HM, the DELL U2212HM does not have a built-in camera.

Other PC monitors which also have a built-in camera that you might want to look at include the Philips 231P4Q[plb_1394858_price] which also has a higher rating.

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Does Not Have an Integrated Card Reader

Most medium monitors that are a comparable age to the U2212HM do not have an integrated card reader. The U2212HM is no exception to this as it too does not have an integrated card reader.

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Quite Small Viewable Height

Across all the medium monitors that were launched more than two years ago the viewable heights range from 28mm to 630mm. The U2212HM has one of the smaller viewable heights (only 268.76 millimeters) amongst similar spec LCD screens of this age.

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Only HD HD Type

This PC display has a Full HD HD type, which is typical of many medium monitors that have been around for a similar time to it.

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Very Small Display Diagonal

At only 54.61 centimeters, the DELL U2212HM has a fairly small display diagonal compared to most of the other PC monitors of a similar spec and age to the U2212HM. The screen sizes of medium monitors that have been on the market for around the same time as the U2212HM range from 50cm to 770cm.

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Quite Small Viewable Width

The smallest viewable width of comparable spec LCD screens that are a similar age to the U2212HM is 1mm and the biggest is 880mm. With a viewable width of only 476.57 millimeters, the U2212HM has one of the smaller viewable widths amongst medium monitors of this age.

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Quite Slow Response Time

The DELL U2212HM has one of the slower response times (8 milliseconds) amongst comparable spec LCD screens of this age. The average response time of medium monitors that have been available for a similar time to the U2212HM is 6.1ms, and the response times range from 1ms to 40ms.

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2 Other reasons to consider the DELL U2212HM

Released Over Two Years Ago

It was over two years ago when DELL released the U2212HM.

1920 X 1080 Pixels Display Resolution

This PC monitor has a display resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels, which is typical of many PC monitors of this spec and age.

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Specification

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Screen Size
Display Resolution
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Display Type
3D Compatible
Graphics Resolution
Video Mode
HD Type
Viewable Height
Viewable Width
Aspect Ratio
Pixel Pitch
Display Colour Count
Vertical Viewing Angle
Horizontal Viewing Angle
Typical Contrast Ratio
Display Diagonal
Display Technology
Display Brightness
Response Time
Native Aspect Ratio
Supported Number of Colours Display
Ports & Interfaces
DisplayPort
USB 2.0 Port
DVI-D Port
VGA (D-Sub) Port
DVI Port
USB Type-A Downstream Port
USB Hub Version
Multimedia
Built-In Camera
Integrated TV Tuner
Design
Case Colour
Performance
Windows Operating System
Thin Client
Thin Client Installed
Networking
Ethernet LAN Port
WiFi
Bluetooth
Ergonomics
VESA Mount Interface
Power
Input Frequency
Input Voltage
AC Input Frequency
AC Input Voltage
Operational Conditions
Operating Altitude
Non-Operating Altitude
Relative Humidity Storage Range
Relative Humidity Operating Range
Storage Temperature Range
Operating Temperature Range
Certificates
Compliance Industry Standard
EPEAT Compliance
Weight & Dimensions
Weight With Stand
Height With Stand
Depth With Stand
Width With Stand
Weight
Height
Depth
Width
Packaging Content
Cable Included
Other Features
HDMI
Product Included

1 Award

hardware.info Gold Award

Expert Reviews

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18 January 2012

Hardware.info

De afgelopen jaren werd de monitormarkt voornamelijk gekenmerkt door twee trends: full hd en prijsdalingen. Dat leverde een stortvloed aan betaalbare modellen op. 22...

18 June 2012

Spieler stellen hohe Anforderungen an ihren Monitor. Wir haben vier ausgewiesene Gaming-Displays unter die Lupe genommen. Die Größe ist dabei zweitrangig. In unseren bisherigen Monitor-Roundups... Read more…

2 April 2012

"This is what a stellar view looks like". Ein vielversprechender Slogan mit dem Dell den neuen U2212HM ankündigt. Mit 21,5 Zoll Bildschirmdiagonale im 16:9 Breitbildformat ist die Sicht zu den... Read more…

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers u2212h, u2212hm, 539706303947022129470
Barcodes 05397063039470, 05397063109944, 07330381758874

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