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AOC E2050 vs Acer G226HQL

AOC E2050 vs Acer G226HQL

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Acer G226HQL
AOC E2050

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Reasons For

4 Reasons For
1.5" bigger display diagonal Edit
The Acer G226HQL has a display diagonal of 21.5", however the AOC E2050 is only a 20" PC monitor (1.5" 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.

Wider viewing angle, vertical Edit
The Acer G226HQL has a viewing angle, vertical of 178°. That's 128° wider than the AOC E2050 (50°).
88° wider viewing angle, horizontal Edit
The Acer G226HQL has a viewing angle, horizontal of 178°, however the AOC E2050 is only a 90° horizontal viewing angle PC monitor (88° narrower).
User reviews are a lot better
The Acer G226HQL has an average user review score of 100%, however the AOC E2050 has an average rating of 86% (based on 21 reviews).
2 Reasons For
Faster response time Edit
The AOC E2050 is a 5ms response time PC monitor. That's 3ms faster than the Acer G226HQL (5ms). 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.

15% cheaper to run
The AOC E2050 is $6.35 cheaper to run than the Acer G226HQL over five years. Read more

Reasons Against

4 Reasons Against
38% slower response time Edit
The Acer G226HQL is an 8ms response time PC monitor. That's 3ms slower than the AOC E2050 (5ms). 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.

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Ten months older
The Acer G226HQL is older than the AOC E2050 by ten months.
More expensive to run over five years by 18%
The running costs of the Acer G226HQL are $42.50 which is $6.35 more than the AOC E2050 over five years. Show assumptions.
4 Reasons Against
A little smaller display diagonal Edit
The AOC E2050 has a display diagonal of 20", however the Acer G226HQL is a 21.5" PC monitor (1.5" 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.

128° narrower viewing angle, vertical Edit
The AOC E2050 has a viewing angle, vertical of 50°. That's 128° narrower than the Acer G226HQL (50°).
Vastly narrower viewing angle, horizontal Edit
The AOC E2050 has a viewing angle, horizontal of 90°, however the Acer G226HQL is a 178° horizontal viewing angle PC monitor (88° wider).
Appreciably Lower user review Score
The AOC E2050's average user rating is 86%, however the Acer G226HQL's is 100% (based on 1 review).

Average Expert Rating

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Average User Rating

Date Released

48 months Ago 38 months Ago

Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on $ 41.14
Electricity cost - standby $ 1.36
Total running cost $ 42.50
Electricity cost - switched on $ 34.14
Electricity cost - standby $ 2.01
Total running cost $ 36.15
Purchase price $ 70.00
Total cost of ownership $ 106.15
Details

Energy Efficiency Class

No data No data

Environmental Impact

0.27T
Running this PC monitor over 5 years will generate 0.27 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
7
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.
0.23T
Running this PC monitor over 5 years will generate 0.23 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
6
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.

Display

Display Diagonal
21.5"
BEST
20"
Display Resolution
 1920 x 1080
 1600 x 900
BEST
 1920 x 1080
 1600 x 900
Contrast Ratio (dynamic)
 100000000:1
BEST
 100000000:1
Display
 LED
 LCD
BEST
 LED
 LCD
3D
 3D
 3D
Supported Graphics Resolutions
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
 1600 x 900
 1280 x 1024 (SXGA)
 1024 x 768 (XGA)
 832 x 624
 800 x 600 (SVGA)
 640 x 480 (VGA)
 720 x 400
BEST
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
 1600 x 900
 1280 x 1024 (SXGA)
 1024 x 768 (XGA)
 832 x 624
 800 x 600 (SVGA)
 640 x 480 (VGA)
 720 x 400
Backlight Type
 W-LED
 W-LED
BEST
Supported Video Modes
 1080p
BEST
 1080p
HD Type
 Full HD
BEST
 Full HD
HDCP
 HDCP
 HDCP
Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 16:9
Vertical Scan Range
Unknown - Click to provide data 50 - 76
Horizontal Scan Range
Unknown - Click to provide data 30 - 83
Pixel Pitch
Unknown - Click to provide data 0.276 x 0.276
Viewing Angle, Vertical
178°
BEST
50°
Viewing Angle, Horizontal
178°
BEST
90°
Display Diagonal (metric)
55cm Unknown - Click to provide data
Display Technology
 TN+Film
 TN+Film
Display Brightness
250 cd/m²
BEST
200 cd/m²
Response Time
8ms 5ms
BEST
Native Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 16:9
Colours
 16.78 million colours
 16.78 million colours

Ports & Interfaces

HDMI Port
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
DVI-D Port
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
VGA (D-Sub) Port
1 1
DVI Port
1 1
AC (power) in
 AC (power) in
Unknown - Click to provide data

Multimedia

Built-In Speaker(s)
 Built-in speaker(s)
Unknown - Click to provide data
Built-In Camera
 Built-in camera
 Built-in camera
TV Tuner Integrated
 TV tuner integrated
 TV tuner integrated

Design

Colour
 Black
 Black

Performance

Operating Systems Supported (Linux)
 Operating systems supported (Linux)
Unknown - Click to provide data

Thin Client

Thin Client Installed
 Thin client installed
 Thin client installed

Networking

Ethernet LAN
 Ethernet LAN
Unknown - Click to provide data
Wi-Fi
 Wi-Fi
Unknown - Click to provide data

Ergonomics

Height Adjustment
 Height adjustment
Unknown - Click to provide data
Tilt Angle
-5 - 15 Unknown - Click to provide data
Tilt Adjustment
 Tilt adjustment
Unknown - Click to provide data
Swivelling
 Swivelling
Unknown - Click to provide data
VESA Mounting
 VESA mounting
 VESA mounting
BEST
Plug & Play
 Plug & Play
 Plug & Play
Stand-By LED
 Stand-by LED
Unknown - Click to provide data
Power LED
 Power LED
Unknown - Click to provide data
On/off Switch
 On/off switch
Unknown - Click to provide data
Number of OSD Languages
Unknown - Click to provide data 16
On Screen Display (OSD)
 On Screen Display (OSD)
 On Screen Display (OSD)
LED Indicators
 LED indicators
Unknown - Click to provide data

Power

Power Consumption (off)
0.3W Unknown - Click to provide data
Power Consumption (typical)
20.5W 17W
BEST
Power Consumption (standby)
0.34W
BEST
0.5W
AC Input Frequency
 50
 60
 50/60
 50
 60
 50/60
AC Input Voltage
 24
 100
 100-240
 240
 110
 110-240
 24
 100
 100-240
 240
 110
 110-240

Certificates

Certification
 MPR II
 RoHS
 MPR II
 RoHS
Energy Star Certified
 Energy Star certified
 Energy Star certified
EPEAT Compliance
 Silver
 Silver

Weight & Dimensions

Package Weight
Unknown - Click to provide data 8.8kg
Package Height
Unknown - Click to provide data 376mm
Package Depth
Unknown - Click to provide data 108mm
Package Width
Unknown - Click to provide data 528mm
Weight With Stand
2.9kg Unknown - Click to provide data
Height (with Stand)
365mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Depth (with Stand)
168mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Width (with Stand)
511mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Weight
2.6kg
BEST
6.2kg
Height
311mm 478mm
Depth
36mm 175mm
Width
511mm 361mm

Packaging Content

Quick Start Guide
 Quick start guide
Unknown - Click to provide data
Cables Included
 VGA
 AC
BEST
 VGA
 AC
Manual
 Manual
Unknown - Click to provide data
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