AOC G2460 vs Acer GN246HL

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Acer GN246HL
AOC G2460

Top Prices

Newegg UK
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In stock
eBay
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Best Buy
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In stock
Overstock
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eBay
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Amazon US
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Out of stock
Newegg US
Checked 14 hours ago
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In stock

Reasons For

6 Reasons For
3D Edit
The Acer GN246HL is 3D, but the AOC G2460 is not. Read more

Monitors that are 3D compatible are able to display 3D images. Some monitors will require you to wear special glasses to appreciate the 3D affect.

A 3D monitor allows you to view 3D content on the monitor such as 3D films, 3D games or 3D applications.

0.11000000000001mm bigger viewable size, vertical Edit
The Acer GN246HL is a 299mm viewable height PC monitor, whereas the AOC G2460 is only a 298.89mm viewable height PC monitor (0.11000000000001mm smaller).
Significantly lighter Edit
The Acer GN246HL has a weight of 3.1kg, whereas the AOC G2460 is a 6.5kg weight PC monitor (3.5kg heavier).
Cheaper by $62
The Acer GN246HL is $62 cheaper than the AOC G2460.
Cheaper to run by $2.42
Over five years the Acer GN246HL is $2.42 cheaper to run than the AOC G2460. Read more
Energy efficiency rating is superior
The Acer GN246HL has an energy efficiency rating of "B", whereas the AOC G2460 has a rating of "B".
12 Reasons For
0.36000000000001mm bigger viewable size, horizontal Edit
The AOC G2460 is a 531.36mm viewable width PC monitor, whereas the Acer GN246HL is only a 531mm viewable width PC monitor (0.36000000000001mm smaller).
Built-in speaker(s) Edit
The AOC G2460 has a built-in speaker(s), however the Acer GN246HL does not have a built-in speaker(s). Read more

Built in speakers allow you to output sound through the monitor without any need for external speakers.

With built in speakers you can use the monitor like a TV for watch videos to listening to music.

Height adjustment Edit
The AOC G2460 has a height adjustment, but the Acer GN246HL does not have a height adjustment.
Swivelling Edit
The AOC G2460 has a swivelling, but the Acer GN246HL does not.
Pivot Edit
The AOC G2460 has a pivot, however the Acer GN246HL does not have a pivot.
0.15W lower power consumption (off) Edit
AOC G2460 is 0.3W power consumption when off, but the Acer GN246HL is a 0.45W power consumption when off PC monitor (0.15W higher).
Available from 5 shops
A greater number of stores increases the chances of this PC monitor remaining in stock and also increases the price competition amongst retailers for the product.
More popular
The AOC G2460 is a more popular choice amongst buyers. It ranks No. 5812 by sales volume in our PC monitors, however the Acer GN246HL ranks No. 109770.
Better energy efficiency rating
The energy efficiency rating of the AOC G2460 is "B", however the rating of the Acer GN246HL is "B".
Twenty more awards
The AOC G2460 has 21 awards, whereas the Acer GN246HL has 1 award.
Expert reviews are vastly better
The AOC G2460 has an average expert review score of 82%, however the Acer GN246HL has an average rating of 60% (based on 4 reviews).
User reviews are better
The AOC G2460 has an average user review score of 91%, however the Acer GN246HL has an average rating of 86% (based on 115 reviews).

Reasons Against

11 Reasons Against
1% smaller viewable size, horizontal Edit
Acer GN246HL is only 531mm viewable width. That's 0.36000000000001mm smaller than the AOC G2460 (531.36mm).
Does not have a built-in speaker(s) Edit
The Acer GN246HL does not have a built-in speaker(s), however the AOC G2460 has a built-in speaker(s). Read more

Built in speakers allow you to output sound through the monitor without any need for external speakers.

With built in speakers you can use the monitor like a TV for watch videos to listening to music.

Does not have a height adjustment Edit
The Acer GN246HL does not have a height adjustment, but the AOC G2460 does.
Does not have a swivelling Edit
The Acer GN246HL does not have a swivelling, but the AOC G2460 has a swivelling.
Does not have a pivot Edit
The Acer GN246HL does not have a pivot, however the AOC G2460 has a pivot.
34% higher power consumption (off) Edit
The Acer GN246HL has a power consumption (off) of 0.45W. That's 0.15W higher than the AOC G2460 (0.3W).
Fewer sellers
The Acer GN246HL is only stocked by 7 shops, but the AOC G2460 is stocked by 12 sellers. Read more
The fewer the number of shops that stock the product, the lower the competition amongst shops to keep prices low.
Less popular
The Acer GN246HL is a less popular choice amongst buyers. It ranks No. 109770 by number of sales in our PC monitors, whereas the AOC G2460 ranks No. 5812.
Twenty less awards
The Acer GN246HL has only received 1 award, but the AOC G2460 has received 21 awards.
Expert review Rating is significantly Worse
The average expert rating of the Acer GN246HL is only 60%, whereas the average expert rating of the AOC G2460 is 82% (based on 62 reviews).
User review Rating is Worse
The average user rating of the Acer GN246HL is 86%, whereas the average user rating of the AOC G2460 is 91% (based on 155 reviews).
6 Reasons Against
Not 3D Edit
The AOC G2460 is not 3D, however the Acer GN246HL is. Read more

Monitors that are 3D compatible are able to display 3D images. Some monitors will require you to wear special glasses to appreciate the 3D affect.

A 3D monitor allows you to view 3D content on the monitor such as 3D films, 3D games or 3D applications.

Smaller viewable size, vertical Edit
The AOC G2460 has a viewable size, vertical of 298.89mm. That's 0.11000000000001mm smaller than the Acer GN246HL (298.89mm).
54% heavier Edit
The AOC G2460 is a 6.5kg weight PC monitor. That's 3.5kg heavier than the Acer GN246HL (6.5kg).
$62 more expensive
The AOC G2460 is more expensive than the Acer GN246HL by $62.
Over one year older
The AOC G2460 is older than the Acer GN246HL by 20 months.
More expensive to run over five years by 8%
Over five years the AOC G2460 costs $32.03 to run which is $2.42 more to run than the Acer GN246HL. Show assumptions.

Awards

1 Award
hardware.info: Bronze Award
21 Awards
01net.com: 4 Star
chip.com.my: Outstanding
eteknix.com: Gamer's Choice
gamezoom.net: Technology
gizmaniak.pl: Good Buy
in4.pl: Recommended
insidehardware.it: Gold
kitguru.net: Worth Buying
m4gic.net: Magic Award
megaobzor.com/: Recommended
pcauthority.com.au: Hot Award
pcgameware.co.uk: Gold
play3r.net: Performance Award
reviewstudio.net: Value For Money
SweClockers.com: Good Product
techno-labs.com: Good Design
tomshardware.co.uk: Smart Buy
tomshardware.com: Smart Buy
Tweak.dk: Safe Buy
tweaktown.com: Best Features Award
ua.gecid.com: Gamer's Choice

Average Expert Rating

Average User Rating

Date Released

27 months Ago 47 months Ago

Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on $ 27.39
Electricity cost - standby $ 2.22
Total running cost $ 29.61
Purchase price $ 177.99
Total cost of ownership $ 207.60
Details
Electricity cost - switched on $ 29.77
Electricity cost - standby $ 2.26
Total running cost $ 32.03
Purchase price $ 239.99
Total cost of ownership $ 272.02
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Energy Efficiency Class

Environmental Impact

0.2T
Running this PC monitor over 5 years will generate 0.2 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
5
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.
0.21T
Running this PC monitor over 5 years will generate 0.21 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
5
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.

Display

Display Diagonal
24" 24"
Display Resolution
 1920 x 1080
 1920 x 1080
Contrast Ratio (dynamic)
 100000000:1
BEST
 100000000:1
Display
 LED
 LED
3D
 3D
BEST
 3D
Supported Graphics Resolutions
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
Backlight Type
 W-LED
 W-LED
BEST
Product Type
 PC monitor
 PC monitor
HD Type
 Full HD
 Full HD
HDCP
 HDCP
 HDCP
Display SRGB
 Display sRGB
Unknown - Click to provide data
Viewable Size, Vertical
299mm
BEST
298.89mm
Viewable Size, Horizontal
531mm 531.36mm
BEST
Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 16:9
Vertical Scan Range
56 - 144 55 - 122
Horizontal Scan Range
31 - 160 30 - 140
Pixel Pitch
0.276 x 0.276 0.276 x 0.276
Viewing Angle, Vertical
160° 160°
Viewing Angle, Horizontal
170° 170°
Contrast Ratio (typical)
 1000:1
 1000:1
BEST
Display Diagonal (metric)
61cm 61cm
Display Technology
 TN+Film
 TN+Film
Display Brightness
350 cd/m² 350 cd/m²
Response Time
1ms 1ms
Color Gamut
72% Unknown - Click to provide data
Screen Shape
 Flat
 Flat
Native Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 16:9
Display Number of Colours
 16.78 million colours
 16.78 million colours
Pixel Density
92 Unknown - Click to provide data

Ports & Interfaces

Headphone Outputs
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Audio Output
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Audio output
DisplayPorts Quantity
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
HDMI Ports Quantity
1 1
DVI-D Ports Quantity
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
VGA (D-Sub) Ports Quantity
1 1
DVI Port
1 1
USB Type-A Downstream Ports Quantity
Unknown - Click to provide data 4
USB Hub Version
 USB 2.0
 USB 2.0
Built-In USB Hub
 Built-in USB hub
Unknown - Click to provide data
AC (power) in
 AC (power) in
Unknown - Click to provide data

Multimedia

Built-In Speaker(s)
 Built-in speaker(s)
 Built-in speaker(s)
BEST
Built-In Camera
 Built-in camera
 Built-in camera
TV Tuner Integrated
 TV tuner integrated
 TV tuner integrated

Design

Feet Colour
 Black
 Black/Copper
 Black
 Black/Copper
Colour of Product
 Black
 Black
Heavy Metals Free
 Hg (mercury)
 Hg (mercury)

Performance

Card Reader Integrated
 Card reader integrated
Unknown - Click to provide data
Windows Operating Systems Supported
 Windows 8
 Windows 8 x64
 Windows 8 Pro
 Windows 8 Pro x64
 Windows 8 Enterprise
 Windows 8 Enterprise x64
 Windows 8
 Windows 8 x64
 Windows 8 Pro
 Windows 8 Pro x64
 Windows 8 Enterprise
 Windows 8 Enterprise x64
Mean Time Between Failures (MTBF)
30,000h Unknown - Click to provide data
NVIDIA 3D LightBoost
1 Unknown - Click to provide data

Thin Client

Thin Client Installed
 Thin client installed
Unknown - Click to provide data

Ergonomics

Picture-in-Picture
 Picture-in-Picture
Unknown - Click to provide data
Height Adjustment
Unknown - Click to provide data 130mm
Height Adjustment
 Height adjustment
 Height adjustment
BEST
Tilt Angle
-5 - 15 -5 - 15
Tilt Adjustment
 Tilt adjustment
 Tilt adjustment
Swivelling
 Swivelling
 Swivelling
BEST
VESA Mounting
 VESA mounting
 VESA mounting
Pivot
 Pivot
 Pivot
BEST
Plug and Play
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Plug and Play

Power

Energy Efficiency Class
 B
 B
Power Consumption (off)
0.45W 0.3W
BEST
Power Consumption (typical)
23W
BEST
25W
Power Consumption (standby)
0.49W
BEST
0.5W
Annual Energy Consumption
49kWh Unknown - Click to provide data
AC Input Frequency
 50
 60
 50/60
 50
 60
 50/60
AC Input Voltage
 120
 230
 120-230
 12
 24
 240
 90-240
 9
 90
 120
 230
 120-230
 12
 24
 240
 90-240
 9
 90

Certificates

Certification
 RoHS
 MPR II
 TCO
 TCO 5.0
 RoHS
 MPR II
 TCO
 TCO 5.0
Energy Star Certified
 Energy Star certified
 Energy Star certified
EPEAT Compliance
 Gold
 Gold

Weight & Dimensions

Package Weight
5.5kg
BEST
8.6kg
Package Height
417mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Package Depth
154mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Package Width
617mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Weight With Stand
3.5kg Unknown - Click to provide data
Height (with Stand)
401mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Depth (with Stand)
179mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Width (with Stand)
565mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Weight
3.1kg
BEST
6.5kg
Height
343mm 393.6mm
Depth
42mm 244.58mm
Width
565mm 565.4mm

Packaging Content

Cables Included
 VGA
 DVI
 USB
 VGA
 DVI
 USB
AC Adapter Included
Unknown - Click to provide data
 AC adapter included
User Guide On CD-ROM
Unknown - Click to provide data
 User Guide on CD-ROM

Other Features

Quantity Per Pallet
60 Unknown - Click to provide data
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