Benq BL2711 vs DELL P2715Q

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Benq BL2711

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Reasons For

5 Reasons For
5ms faster response time Edit
The Benq BL2711 has a response time of 4ms, but the DELL P2715Q is a 9ms response time PC monitor (5ms 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.

Built-in speaker(s) Edit
The Benq BL2711 has a built-in speaker(s), however the DELL P2715Q does not. 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.

Cheaper by $29
The Benq BL2711 costs $29.01 less than the DELL P2715Q.
5 shops are selling it
A greater number of sellers increases the chances of the product remaining in stock and also increases the price competition amongst retailers for this PC monitor.
48% cheaper to run
Over five years the Benq BL2711 only costs $50.02 to run but the DELL P2715Q costs $96.59 to run (93% more). Read more
7 Reasons For
50 cd/m² brighter display brightness Edit
The DELL P2715Q has a display brightness of 350 cd/m², whereas the Benq BL2711 is only a 300 cd/m² display brightness PC monitor (50 cd/m² dimmer).
One more displayPorts quantity Edit
The DELL P2715Q is a two displayPorts quantity PC monitor, whereas the Benq BL2711 only has one displayPorts quantity.
Four USB Type-A downstream ports quantitys Edit
The number of USB Type-A downstream ports quantitys on the DELL P2715Q is four, but the Benq BL2711 only has two USB Type-A downstream ports quantitys.
Lighter Edit
The DELL P2715Q is a 5kg weight PC monitor. That's 3kg lighter than the Benq BL2711 (5kg).
More popular
The DELL P2715Q is a more popular choice amongst buyers. It ranks No. 102 by sales volume in our PC monitors, whereas the Benq BL2711 ranks No. 45420.
Expert reviews are better
Based on 2 expert reviews, the DELL P2715Q has an average review score of 85%, whereas the Benq BL2711 has an average rating of 80% (based on 2 reviews).
User reviews are appreciably better
Based on 117 user reviews, the DELL P2715Q has an average review score of 88%, whereas the Benq BL2711 has an average rating of 73% (based on 9 reviews).

Reasons Against

7 Reasons Against
17% dimmer display brightness Edit
The Benq BL2711 is a 300 cd/m² display brightness PC monitor. That's 50 cd/m² dimmer than the DELL P2715Q (350 cd/m²).
Only one displayPorts quantity Edit
The Benq BL2711 has one displayPorts quantity, however the DELL P2715Q only has two displayPorts quantitys.
Two less USB Type-A downstream ports quantitys Edit
The Benq BL2711 is a two USB Type-A downstream ports quantity PC monitor, whereas the DELL P2715Q only has four USB Type-A downstream ports quantitys.
3kg heavier Edit
The Benq BL2711 has a weight of 8kg, however the DELL P2715Q is a 5kg weight PC monitor (3kg lighter).
Less popular
The Benq BL2711 is a less popular choice amongst buyers. It ranks No. 45420 by number of sales in our PC monitors, however the DELL P2715Q ranks No. 102.
Expert review Rating is Worse
The Benq BL2711's average expert score is 80%, however the DELL P2715Q's is 85% (based on 2 reviews).
User review Rating is much Worse
The Benq BL2711's average user score is only 73%, however the DELL P2715Q's is 88% (based on 117 reviews).
6 Reasons Against
Slower response time Edit
The DELL P2715Q is a 9ms response time PC monitor. That's 5ms slower than the Benq BL2711 (9ms). 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.

Does not have a built-in speaker(s) Edit
The DELL P2715Q does not have a built-in speaker(s), however the Benq BL2711 does. 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.

$29 more expensive
The DELL P2715Q is more expensive than the Benq BL2711 by $29.01.
Fewer sellers
Only 9 stores sells the DELL P2715Q, but 14 stores sell the Benq BL2711. Read more
The smaller the number of retailers that stock this PC monitor, the lower the competition amongst retailers to keep prices low.
Three months older
The DELL P2715Q is older than the Benq BL2711 by three months.
93% higher running costs over five years
Over five years the DELL P2715Q costs $96.59 to run which is $46.57 more to run than the Benq BL2711. Show assumptions.

Awards

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Average User Rating

Date Released

23 months Ago 26 months Ago

Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on $ 50.02
Electricity cost - standby $ -
Total running cost $ 50.02
Purchase price $ 449.99
Total cost of ownership $ 500.01
Details
Electricity cost - switched on $ 94.70
Electricity cost - standby $ 1.89
Total running cost $ 96.59
Purchase price $ 479.00
Total cost of ownership $ 575.59
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Energy Efficiency Class

No data No data

Environmental Impact

0.33T
Running this PC monitor over 5 years will generate 0.33 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
9
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.
0.65T
Running this PC monitor over 5 years will generate 0.65 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
17
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.

Display

Display Diagonal
27" 27"
Contrast Ratio (dynamic)
 20000000:1
BEST
 20000000:1
Display
 LED
 LED
3D
Unknown - Click to provide data
 3D
Supported Graphics Resolutions
 3840 x 2160
 3840 x 2160
BEST
Supported Video Modes
 2160p
 2160p
BEST
HD Type
 4K Ultra HD
 4K Ultra HD
HDCP
 HDCP
Unknown - Click to provide data
Viewable Size, Vertical
Unknown - Click to provide data 335.66mm
Viewable Size, Horizontal
Unknown - Click to provide data 596.74mm
Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 16:9
Pixel Pitch
0.155 x 0.155 0.1554 x 0.1554
Display Colour Count
1,070M Unknown - Click to provide data
Viewing Angle, Vertical
178° 178°
Viewing Angle, Horizontal
178° 178°
Contrast Ratio (typical)
 1000:1
 1000:1
Display Diagonal (metric)
Unknown - Click to provide data 68.47cm
Display Technology
 IPS
 IPS
Display Brightness
300 cd/m² 350 cd/m²
BEST
Response Time
4ms
BEST
9ms
Color Gamut
100% Unknown - Click to provide data
Native Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 16:9
Display Number of Colours
 1.073 billion colours
 1.073 billion colours

Ports & Interfaces

Microphone in
 Microphone in
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Headphone Outputs
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Audio Output
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Audio output
DisplayPorts Quantity
1 2
BEST
USB 2.0 Port
2 Unknown - Click to provide data
USB 3.0 Port
2 Unknown - Click to provide data
HDMI Ports Quantity
1 1
Mini DisplayPorts Quantity
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
DVI Port
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Port
2 Unknown - Click to provide data
USB Type-A Downstream Ports Quantity
2 4
BEST
USB Hub Version
 USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1)
 USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1)
AC (power) in
Unknown - Click to provide data
 AC (power) in

Multimedia

Built-In Speaker(s)
 Built-in speaker(s)
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 Built-in speaker(s)
Built-In Camera
 Built-in camera
 Built-in camera
RMS Rated Power
6W Unknown - Click to provide data
Number of Loudspeakers
2 Unknown - Click to provide data
TV Tuner Integrated
 TV tuner integrated
 TV tuner integrated

Design

Colour of Product
 Black
 Black

Performance

Card Reader Integrated
 Card reader integrated
Unknown - Click to provide data
Mac Operating Systems Supported
 Mac operating systems supported
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
Bluetooth
 Bluetooth
Unknown - Click to provide data

Ergonomics

Picture-in-Picture
 Picture-in-Picture
Unknown - Click to provide data
Pivot Angle
0 - 90 Unknown - Click to provide data
Height Adjustment
140mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Height Adjustment
 Height adjustment
 Height adjustment
Tilt Angle
-5 - 20 Unknown - Click to provide data
Tilt Adjustment
 Tilt adjustment
 Tilt adjustment
Swivelling
 Swivelling
 Swivelling
Swivel Angle Range
-45 - 45 Unknown - Click to provide data
Cable Lock Slot
 Cable lock slot
Unknown - Click to provide data
VESA Mounting
 VESA mounting
 VESA mounting
Pivot
 Pivot
 Pivot
Stand-By LED
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Stand-by LED
Power LED
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Power LED
On/off Switch
 On/off switch
 On/off switch
On Screen Display (OSD)
 On Screen Display (OSD)
Unknown - Click to provide data
LED Indicators
 LED indicators
Unknown - Click to provide data

Power

Input Current
Unknown - Click to provide data 1.8A
Power Consumption (off)
0.5W Unknown - Click to provide data
Power Consumption (typical)
42W
BEST
50W
Power Consumption (standby)
Unknown - Click to provide data 0.5W
Power Consumption (max)
Unknown - Click to provide data 95W
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
Unknown - Click to provide data 0 - 5000
Non-Operating Altitude
Unknown - Click to provide data 0 - 12192
Storage Relative Humidity (H-H)
Unknown - Click to provide data 5 - 90
Operating Relative Humidity (H-H)
Unknown - Click to provide data 10 - 80
Storage Temperature (T-T)
Unknown - Click to provide data -20 - 60
Operating Temperature (T-T)
Unknown - Click to provide data 0 - 35

Certificates

Certification
 TCO
 RoHS
 TCO
 RoHS
Energy Star Certified
 Energy Star certified
 Energy Star certified
EPEAT Compliance
 Gold
 Gold

Weight & Dimensions

Package Weight
11kg 10.7kg
BEST
Height (with Stand)
550.62mm 423.86mm
BEST
Depth (with Stand)
239.65mm 203.86mm
BEST
Width (with Stand)
639mm
BEST
640.74mm
Weight
8kg 5kg
BEST
Height
384.95mm 379.66mm
Depth
69.75mm 51.5mm
Width
639mm 640.74mm

Packaging Content

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