Eizo FlexScan EV3237 vs HP Dreamcolor Z27

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Eizo FlexScan EV3237
HP Dreamcolor Z27

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Reasons For

9 Reasons For
Bigger display diagonal Edit
The Eizo FlexScan EV3237 is a 31.5" PC monitor. That's 4.5" bigger than the HP Dreamcolor Z27 (27"). 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.

Bigger viewable size, vertical Edit
Eizo FlexScan EV3237 is 392mm viewable height, but the HP Dreamcolor Z27 is only a 335.6mm viewable height PC monitor (56.4mm smaller).
Bigger display diagonal (metric) Edit
Eizo FlexScan EV3237 is 80cm display diagonal. That's 11.4cm bigger than the HP Dreamcolor Z27 (68.6cm).
Significantly faster response time Edit
The Eizo FlexScan EV3237 has a response time of 5ms, whereas the HP Dreamcolor Z27 is a 12ms response time PC monitor (7ms 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 Eizo FlexScan EV3237 has a built-in speaker(s), but the HP Dreamcolor Z27 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.

19mm higher height adjustment Edit
The Eizo FlexScan EV3237 is a 139mm maximum height adjustment PC monitor, whereas the HP Dreamcolor Z27 is only a 120mm maximum height adjustment PC monitor (19mm lower).
5% lower power consumption (max) Edit
Eizo FlexScan EV3237 is 105W maximum power consumption. That's 5W lower than the HP Dreamcolor Z27 (110W).
Lighter Edit
The Eizo FlexScan EV3237 has a weight of 7.8kg, but the HP Dreamcolor Z27 is an 8.8kg weight PC monitor (1kg heavier).
$92.44 cheaper to run
Over five years the Eizo FlexScan EV3237 only costs $37.99 to run whereas the HP Dreamcolor Z27 costs $130.43 to run (243% more). Read more
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Reasons Against

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17% smaller display diagonal Edit
The HP Dreamcolor Z27 has a display diagonal of 27", however the Eizo FlexScan EV3237 is a 31.5" PC monitor (4.5" 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.

17% smaller viewable size, vertical Edit
The HP Dreamcolor Z27 has a viewable size, vertical of 335.6mm. That's 56.4mm smaller than the Eizo FlexScan EV3237 (335.6mm).
17% smaller display diagonal (metric) Edit
The HP Dreamcolor Z27 has a display diagonal (metric) of 68.6cm, however the Eizo FlexScan EV3237 is an 80cm display diagonal PC monitor (11.4cm bigger).
Slower response time Edit
The HP Dreamcolor Z27 is a 12ms response time PC monitor. That's 7ms slower than the Eizo FlexScan EV3237 (12ms). 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 HP Dreamcolor Z27 does not have a built-in speaker(s), but the Eizo FlexScan EV3237 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.

Lower height adjustment Edit
HP Dreamcolor Z27 is only 120mm maximum height adjustment. That's 19mm lower than the Eizo FlexScan EV3237 (120mm).
5W higher power consumption (max) Edit
The HP Dreamcolor Z27 has a power consumption (max) of 110W, however the Eizo FlexScan EV3237 is a 105W maximum power consumption PC monitor (5W lower).
12% heavier Edit
The HP Dreamcolor Z27 is an 8.8kg weight PC monitor. That's 1kg heavier than the Eizo FlexScan EV3237 (8.8kg).
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Three months older
The HP Dreamcolor Z27 is older than the Eizo FlexScan EV3237 by three months.
243% higher running costs over five years
The running costs over five years of the HP Dreamcolor Z27 are $130.43 which is $92.44 more than the Eizo FlexScan EV3237. Show assumptions.

Awards

6 Awards
hardwareluxx.de: Excellent Hardware
hardwareluxx.ru: Excellent Hardware
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ixbt.com: Original Design
Lydogbilde.no: Best in Test 5 Star
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Date Released

30 months Ago 34 months Ago

Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on $ 35.73
Electricity cost - standby $ 2.26
Total running cost $ 37.99
Purchase price $ 1,708.99
Total cost of ownership $ 1,746.98
Details
Electricity cost - switched on $ 125.79
Electricity cost - standby $ 4.64
Total running cost $ 130.43

Energy Efficiency Class

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Environmental Impact

0.25T
Running this PC monitor over 5 years will generate 0.25 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
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To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.
0.86T
Running this PC monitor over 5 years will generate 0.86 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
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To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.

Display

Display Diagonal
31.5"
BEST
27"
Contrast Ratio (dynamic)
 1000:1
 1000:1
BEST
Display
 LED
 LCD
BEST
 LED
 LCD
3D
Unknown - Click to provide data
 3D
Supported Graphics Resolutions
 4096 x 2160
 3840 x 2160
 2560 x 1600 (WQXGA)
 2560 x 1440
 1920 x 1200 (WUXGA)
 2048 x 1080
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
 1600 x 1200 (UXGA)
 1280 x 1024 (SXGA)
 1366 x 768
 1280 x 720 (HD 720)
 1024 x 768 (XGA)
 800 x 600 (SVGA)
 720 x 576
 720 x 480
 640 x 480 (VGA)
 4096 x 2160
 3840 x 2160
 2560 x 1600 (WQXGA)
 2560 x 1440
 1920 x 1200 (WUXGA)
 2048 x 1080
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
 1600 x 1200 (UXGA)
 1280 x 1024 (SXGA)
 1366 x 768
 1280 x 720 (HD 720)
 1024 x 768 (XGA)
 800 x 600 (SVGA)
 720 x 576
 720 x 480
 640 x 480 (VGA)
BEST
Display Surface
 Matt
 Matt
HD Type
 4K Ultra HD
BEST
 4K Ultra HD
HDCP
 HDCP
 HDCP
Viewable Size Diagonal
Unknown - Click to provide data 596.7mm
Viewable Size, Vertical
392mm
BEST
335.6mm
Viewable Size, Horizontal
696.9mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 16:9
Pixel Pitch
0.1815 x 0.1815 0.233 x 0.233
Viewing Angle, Vertical
178° 178°
Viewing Angle, Horizontal
178° 178°
Contrast Ratio (typical)
 1000:1
BEST
 1000:1
Display Diagonal (metric)
80cm
BEST
68.6cm
Display Technology
 IPS
 IPS
Display Brightness
300 cd/m² 300 cd/m²
Response Time
5ms
BEST
12ms
Native Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 16:9
Display Number of Colours
 16.78 million colours
 1.073 billion colours
 16.78 million colours
 1.073 billion colours

Ports & Interfaces

Headphone Out
 Headphone out
Unknown - Click to provide data
Headphone Outputs
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Audio Output
 Audio output
Unknown - Click to provide data
Audio Input
 Audio input
Unknown - Click to provide data
DisplayPorts Quantity
2 2
HDMI Ports Quantity
1 1
DVI-D Ports Quantity
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
DVI Port
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
USB Type-A Downstream Ports Quantity
Unknown - Click to provide data 2
USB Hub Version
 USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1)
 USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1)
Built-In USB Hub
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Built-in USB hub
AC (power) in
Unknown - Click to provide data
 AC (power) in

Multimedia

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

Design

Colour of Product
 Grey
 Grey

Thin Client

Thin Client Installed
 Thin client installed
 Thin client installed

Ergonomics

Height Adjustment
139mm
BEST
120mm
Height Adjustment
 Height adjustment
 Height adjustment
Tilt Angle
5 - 35 -5 - 20
Tilt Adjustment
 Tilt adjustment
 Tilt adjustment
Swivelling
 Swivelling
 Swivelling
Swivel Angle Range
0 - 344 -45 - 45
VESA Mounting
 VESA mounting
 VESA mounting
Pivot
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Pivot
On/off Switch
Unknown - Click to provide data
 On/off switch
On Screen Display (OSD) Languages
 CHI (TR)
 CHI (SIMPL)
 ENG
 FRE
 DEU
 ITA
 JPN
 ESP
 SWE
BEST
 CHI (TR)
 CHI (SIMPL)
 ENG
 FRE
 DEU
 ITA
 JPN
 ESP
 SWE
On Screen Display (OSD)
 On Screen Display (OSD)
 On Screen Display (OSD)

Power

Power Consumption (typical)
30W
BEST
65W
Power Consumption (standby)
0.5W
BEST
1.2W
Power Consumption (max)
105W
BEST
110W
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 Relative Humidity (H-H)
20 - 80 20 - 80
Operating Temperature (T-T)
5 - 35 5 - 35

Certificates

Energy Star Certified
 Energy Star certified
 Energy Star certified
EPEAT Compliance
 Gold
 Gold

Weight & Dimensions

Weight With Stand
10.6kg Unknown - Click to provide data
Height (with Stand)
578mm 420.4mm
BEST
Depth (with Stand)
245mm 242.4mm
BEST
Width (with Stand)
731mm 641mm
BEST
Weight
7.8kg
BEST
8.8kg
Height
428mm 420.4mm
Depth
59.5mm 242.5mm
Width
731mm 641mm
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