NEC MultiSync P242W vs NEC MultiSync PA242

NEC MultiSync P242W
NEC MultiSync PA242

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Reasons For

10 Reasons For
Slightly brighter display brightness Edit
The NEC MultiSync P242W has a display brightness of 350 cd/m², whereas the NEC MultiSync PA242 is only a 340 cd/m² display brightness PC monitor (10 cd/m² dimmer).
One more DVI-D ports quantity Edit
The NEC MultiSync P242W is a two DVI-D ports quantity PC monitor, whereas the NEC MultiSync PA242 only has one DVI-D ports quantity.
Two VGA (D-Sub) ports quantitys Edit
The number of VGA (D-Sub) ports quantitys on the NEC MultiSync P242W is two, but the NEC MultiSync PA242 only has one VGA (D-Sub) ports quantity.
22kWh lower annual energy consumption Edit
The NEC MultiSync P242W has an annual energy consumption of 32kWh, however the NEC MultiSync PA242 is a 54kWh annual energy consumption PC monitor (22kWh higher).
26W lower power consumption (max) Edit
The NEC MultiSync P242W is a 30W maximum power consumption PC monitor, whereas the NEC MultiSync PA242 is a 56W maximum power consumption PC monitor (26W higher).
Lighter Edit
The NEC MultiSync P242W is a 6.8kg weight PC monitor. That's 600g lighter than the NEC MultiSync PA242 (7.4kg).
65% lower power consumption (economy mode) Edit
NEC MultiSync P242W is 17W power consumption in economy mode. That's 11W lower than the NEC MultiSync PA242 (28W).
$231 cheaper
The NEC MultiSync P242W is $231.25 cheaper than the NEC MultiSync PA242.
Available from 1 shops
A greater number of retailers increases the price competition amongst retailers for this PC monitor and also increases the chances of the product remaining in stock.
Cheaper to run by $30.65
The NEC MultiSync P242W is $30.65 cheaper to run than the NEC MultiSync PA242 over five years. Read more
4 Reasons For
1% bigger display diagonal Edit
The NEC MultiSync PA242 is a 24.1" PC monitor. That's 0.1" bigger than the NEC MultiSync P242W (24.1"). 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.

One more USB Type-A downstream ports quantity Edit
The NEC MultiSync PA242 is a three USB Type-A downstream ports quantity PC monitor, whereas the NEC MultiSync P242W only has two USB Type-A downstream ports quantitys.
Built-in USB hub Edit
The NEC MultiSync PA242 has a built-in USB hub, whereas the NEC MultiSync P242W does not have a built-in USB hub.
A lot higher height adjustment Edit
NEC MultiSync PA242 is 150mm maximum height adjustment, but the NEC MultiSync P242W is only a 110mm maximum height adjustment PC monitor (40mm lower).

Reasons Against

5 Reasons Against
A bit smaller display diagonal Edit
The NEC MultiSync P242W has a display diagonal of 24", whereas the NEC MultiSync PA242 is a 24.1" PC monitor (0.1" 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.

Only two USB Type-A downstream ports quantitys Edit
The number of USB Type-A downstream ports quantitys on the NEC MultiSync P242W is two, but the NEC MultiSync PA242 only has three USB Type-A downstream ports quantitys.
Does not have a built-in USB hub Edit
The NEC MultiSync P242W does not have a built-in USB hub, whereas the NEC MultiSync PA242 has a built-in USB hub.
Lower height adjustment Edit
The NEC MultiSync P242W has a height adjustment of 110mm. That's 40mm lower than the NEC MultiSync PA242 (150mm).
Three months older
The NEC MultiSync P242W is older than the NEC MultiSync PA242 by three months.
10 Reasons Against
3% dimmer display brightness Edit
The NEC MultiSync PA242 is a 340 cd/m² display brightness PC monitor. That's 10 cd/m² dimmer than the NEC MultiSync P242W (340 cd/m²).
Only one DVI-D ports quantity Edit
The NEC MultiSync PA242 has one DVI-D ports quantity, however the NEC MultiSync P242W only has two DVI-D ports quantitys.
One less VGA (D-Sub) ports quantity Edit
The NEC MultiSync PA242 is a one VGA (D-Sub) ports quantity PC monitor, whereas the NEC MultiSync P242W only has two VGA (D-Sub) ports quantitys.
Higher annual energy consumption Edit
The NEC MultiSync PA242 is a 54kWh annual energy consumption PC monitor. That's 22kWh higher than the NEC MultiSync P242W (54kWh).
Higher power consumption (max) Edit
The NEC MultiSync PA242 has a power consumption (max) of 56W. That's 26W higher than the NEC MultiSync P242W (56W).
A bit heavier Edit
The NEC MultiSync PA242 has a weight of 7.4kg, however the NEC MultiSync P242W is a 6.8kg weight PC monitor (600g lighter).
11W higher power consumption (economy mode) Edit
The NEC MultiSync PA242 is a 28W power consumption in economy mode PC monitor, whereas the NEC MultiSync P242W is a 17W power consumption in economy mode PC monitor (11W lower).
More expensive by $231
The NEC MultiSync PA242 is $231.25 more expensive than the NEC MultiSync P242W.
Less retailers
The NEC MultiSync PA242 is only stocked by 1 seller, whereas the NEC MultiSync P242W is stocked by 2 sellers. Read more
Fewer numbers of shops reduces the price competition amongst retailers for the product and also reduces the chances of this PC monitor remaining in stock.
Higher running costs over five years by $30.65
Over five years the NEC MultiSync PA242 costs $66.69 to run which is $30.65 more to run than the NEC MultiSync P242W. Show assumptions.

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Date Released

47 months Ago 44 months Ago

Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on $ 35.13
Electricity cost - standby $ 0.91
Total running cost $ 36.04
Purchase price $ 767.75
Total cost of ownership $ 803.79
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Electricity cost - switched on $ 66.69
Electricity cost - standby $ -
Total running cost $ 66.69
Purchase price $ 999.00
Total cost of ownership $ 1,065.69
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Energy Efficiency Class

No data

Environmental Impact

0.24T
Running this PC monitor over 5 years will generate 0.24 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
6
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.
0.45T
Running this PC monitor over 5 years will generate 0.45 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
11
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.

Display

Display Diagonal
24" 24.1"
BEST
Display Resolution
 1920 x 1200
 1920 x 1200
Display
 LCD
 LED
 LCD
 LED
BEST
3D
 3D
 3D
Supported Graphics Resolutions
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
 1920 x 1200 (WUXGA)
 1600 x 1200 (UXGA)
 1280 x 1024 (SXGA)
 1280 x 960
 1152 x 870
 1152 x 864 (XGA+)
 1280 x 720 (HD 720)
 1024 x 768 (XGA)
 832 x 624
 800 x 600 (SVGA)
 720 x 576
 640 x 544
 720 x 480
 720 x 400
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
 1920 x 1200 (WUXGA)
 1600 x 1200 (UXGA)
 1280 x 1024 (SXGA)
 1280 x 960
 1152 x 870
 1152 x 864 (XGA+)
 1280 x 720 (HD 720)
 1024 x 768 (XGA)
 832 x 624
 800 x 600 (SVGA)
 720 x 576
 640 x 544
 720 x 480
 720 x 400
BEST
Backlight Type
 W-LED
 W-LED
HD Type
 Full HD
BEST
 Full HD
HDCP
 HDCP
 HDCP
Display SRGB
 Display sRGB
 Display sRGB
Digital Vertical Frequency
50 - 85 50 - 85
Digital Horizontal Frequency
31.5 - 91.1 31.5 - 91.1
Aspect Ratio
 16:10
 16:10
Vertical Scan Range
50 - 85 50 - 85
Horizontal Scan Range
31.5 - 93.8 31.5 - 93.8
Pixel Pitch
0.27 x 0.27 0.27 x 0.27
Viewing Angle, Vertical
178° 178°
Viewing Angle, Horizontal
178° 178°
Contrast Ratio (typical)
 1000:1
 1000:1
Display Diagonal (metric)
61.1cm 61.1cm
Display Technology
 IPS
 IPS
Display Brightness
350 cd/m²
BEST
340 cd/m²
Response Time
8ms 8ms
DDC/CI
 DDC/CI
 DDC/CI
Screen Shape
 Flat
 Flat
Native Aspect Ratio
 16:10
 16:10
Display Number of Colours
 16.78 million colours
 1.073 billion colours
 16.78 million colours
 1.073 billion colours

Ports & Interfaces

DisplayPorts Quantity
1 1
HDMI Ports Quantity
1 1
DVI-D Ports Quantity
2
BEST
1
VGA (D-Sub) Ports Quantity
2
BEST
1
DVI Port
1 1
USB Type-A Downstream Ports Quantity
2 3
BEST
USB Hub Version
 USB 2.0
 USB 2.0
Number of Upstream Ports
Unknown - Click to provide data 2
Built-In USB Hub
 Built-in USB hub
 Built-in USB hub
BEST
AC (power) in
 AC (power) in
 AC (power) in

Multimedia

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

Design

Colour of Product
 Black
 Black

Performance

Windows Operating Systems Supported
 Windows 8
 Windows 8

Thin Client

Thin Client Installed
 Thin client installed
 Thin client installed

Networking

Ethernet LAN
 Ethernet LAN
 Ethernet LAN
Wi-Fi
 Wi-Fi
 Wi-Fi
Bluetooth
 Bluetooth
 Bluetooth

Ergonomics

Picture-in-Picture
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Picture-in-Picture
Pivot Angle
0 - 90 0 - 90
Height Adjustment
110mm 150mm
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Height Adjustment
 Height adjustment
 Height adjustment
Tilt Angle
-5 - 30 -5 - 30
Tilt Adjustment
 Tilt adjustment
 Tilt adjustment
Swivelling
 Swivelling
 Swivelling
Swivel Angle Range
-45 - 45 -45 - 45
VESA Mounting
 VESA mounting
 VESA mounting
Pivot
 Pivot
 Pivot
Plug and Play
 Plug and Play
 Plug and Play
Stand-By LED
 Stand-by LED
 Stand-by LED
Power LED
 Power LED
 Power LED
On/off Switch
 On/off switch
 On/off switch
On Screen Display (OSD)
 On Screen Display (OSD)
 On Screen Display (OSD)
LED Indicators
 LED indicators
 LED indicators

Power

Power Management
 Power management
 Power management
Energy Efficiency Class
 C
 C
BEST
Power Consumption (PowerSave)
0.2W 0.2W
Power Consumption (typical)
29.5W
BEST
37W
Power Consumption (standby)
0.2W Unknown - Click to provide data
Annual Energy Consumption
32kWh
BEST
54kWh
Power Consumption (max)
30W
BEST
56W
AC Input Voltage
 24
 100
 100-240
 240
 24
 100
 100-240
 240

Operational Conditions

Operating Altitude
0 - 5000 0 - 2000
Non-Operating Altitude
0 - 12192 0 - 12192
Storage Relative Humidity (H-H)
10 - 85 10 - 85
Operating Relative Humidity (H-H)
20 - 80 20 - 80
Storage Temperature (T-T)
-10 - 60 -10 - 60
Operating Temperature (T-T)
5 - 35 5 - 35

Certificates

Certification
 RoHS
 MPR II
 TCO
 RoHS
 MPR II
 TCO
Energy Star Certified
 Energy Star certified
Unknown - Click to provide data

Weight & Dimensions

Bezel Width (bottom)
18.2mm 18.2mm
Bezel Width (top)
18.2mm 18.2mm
Bezel Width (side)
18.2mm 18.2mm
Weight With Stand
10.2kg
BEST
10.6kg
Height (with Stand)
378mm 378mm
Depth (with Stand)
227.6mm 227.6mm
Width (with Stand)
556.8mm 556.8mm
Weight
6.8kg
BEST
7.4kg
Height
362.4mm 362.4mm
Depth
85mm 85mm
Width
556.8mm 556.8mm

Packaging Content

Quick Start Guide
 Quick start guide
 Quick start guide
Cables Included
 USB
 VGA
 DVI
 DisplayPort
 USB
 VGA
 DVI
 DisplayPort
Manual
 Manual
 Manual
User Guide On CD-ROM
Unknown - Click to provide data
 User Guide on CD-ROM

Other Features

Power Consumption (economy Mode)
17W
BEST
28W
Power Cord Included
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Power cord included

Technical Details

ECO Mode
 ECO mode
 ECO mode
Light Sensor
1 1
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