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DELL U2515H vs DELL UP2516D vs DELL UltraSharp 25

DELL U2515H vs DELL UP2516D vs DELL UltraSharp 25

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DELL U2515H
DELL UltraSharp 25
DELL UP2516D

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Reasons For

6 Reasons For
HDCP Edit
The DELL U2515H has an HDCP, however the DELL UltraSharp 25 does not have an HDCP.
$221 cheaper
The DELL U2515H costs $221.38 less than the DELL UP2516D.
Available from 1 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.
21% cheaper to run
The DELL U2515H only costs $72.40 to run over five years but the DELL UP2516D costs $91.71 to run (27% more). Read more
Four more awards
The DELL U2515H has 5 awards, whereas the DELL UP2516D has 1 award.
User reviews are a lot better
The DELL U2515H has an average user review score of 94% based on 477 reviews, however the DELL UP2516D has an average rating of 84% (based on 5 reviews).
3 Reasons For
$19.31 cheaper to run
Over five years the DELL UltraSharp 25 only costs $72.40 to run whereas the DELL UP2516D costs $91.71 to run (27% more). Read more
Four more awards
The DELL UltraSharp 25 has 5 awards from expert review sites, however the DELL UP2516D has 1 award.
Much better user reviews
Based on 477 user reviews, the average review score of the DELL UltraSharp 25 is 94%, but the average rating of the DELL UP2516D is 84% (based on 5 reviews).
1 Reason For
34% faster response time Edit
The DELL UP2516D is a 6ms response time PC monitor. That's 2ms faster than the DELL U2515H and the DELL UltraSharp 25 (6ms). 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.

Reasons Against

2 Reasons Against
Slower response time Edit
The DELL U2515H is an 8ms response time PC monitor, and so does the DELL UltraSharp 25. That's 2ms slower than the DELL UP2516D (6ms). 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.

Eleven months older
The DELL U2515H is older than the DELL UltraSharp 25 by one month and older than the DELL UP2516D by eleven months.
3 Reasons Against
2ms slower response time Edit
The DELL UltraSharp 25 has a response time of 8ms (as does the DELL U2515H), whereas the DELL UP2516D is a 6ms response time PC monitor (2ms faster). 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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Older by ten months
The DELL UltraSharp 25 is ten months older than the DELL UP2516D.
5 Reasons Against
$221 more expensive
The DELL UP2516D is more expensive than the DELL U2515H by $221.38.
Less retailers
Only 6 stores sells the DELL UP2516D, whereas 7 shops sell the DELL U2515H. Read more
Smaller numbers of stores reduces the price competition amongst retailers for this PC monitor and also reduces the chances of the product remaining in stock.
More expensive to run over five years by 27%
The running costs of the DELL UP2516D are $91.71 which is $19.31 more than the DELL U2515H and $19.31 more than the DELL UltraSharp 25 over five years. Show assumptions.
Fewer awards
Whilst the DELL UP2516D has received 1 award, the DELL U2515H has received 5 awards and the DELL UltraSharp 25 has received 5 awards.
A lot Lower user review Score
The DELL UP2516D's average user rating is 84%, however the DELL U2515H's is 94% (based on 477 reviews) and the DELL UltraSharp 25's is 94% (based on 477 reviews).

Awards

5 Awards
cnews.cz: Smart Buy
hardware.info: Excellent
prohardver.hu: Recommended
SweClockers.com: Good Product
uk.hardware.info: Excellent
5 Awards
cnews.cz: Smart Buy
hardware.info: Excellent
prohardver.hu: Recommended
SweClockers.com: Good Product
uk.hardware.info: Excellent
1 Award
chip.com.my: Outstanding

Average Expert Rating

Average User Rating

Date Released

29 months Ago 28 months Ago 18 months Ago

Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on $ 70.39
Electricity cost - standby $ 2.01
Total running cost $ 72.40
Purchase price $ 299.77
Total cost of ownership $ 372.17
Details
Electricity cost - switched on $ 70.39
Electricity cost - standby $ 2.01
Total running cost $ 72.40
Electricity cost - switched on $ 90.50
Electricity cost - standby $ 1.21
Total running cost $ 91.71
Purchase price $ 521.15
Total cost of ownership $ 612.86
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Energy Efficiency Class

No data No data No data

Environmental Impact

0.46T
Running this PC monitor over 5 years will generate 0.46 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
12
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.
0.46T
Running this PC monitor over 5 years will generate 0.46 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
12
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.
0.58T
Running this PC monitor over 5 years will generate 0.58 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
15
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.

Display

Display Diagonal
25" 25" 25"
Contrast Ratio (dynamic)
 2000000:1
BEST
 2000000:1
BEST
 2000000:1
Display
 LED
 LED
 LED
3D
 3D
 3D
 3D
Supported Graphics Resolutions
 2560 x 1440
BEST
 2560 x 1440
 2560 x 1440
BEST
Display Surface
 Matt
 Matt
 Matt
Supported Video Modes
 1440p
 1080i
 1080p
 720p
 576i
 576p
 480i
 480p
BEST
 1440p
 1080i
 1080p
 720p
 576i
 576p
 480i
 480p
 1440p
 1080i
 1080p
 720p
 576i
 576p
 480i
 480p
HD Type
 Wide Quad HD
BEST
 Wide Quad HD
BEST
 Wide Quad HD
HDCP
 HDCP
BEST
 HDCP
Unknown - Click to provide data
Mobile High-Definition Link (MHL)
 Mobile High-Definition Link (MHL)
 Mobile High-Definition Link (MHL)
 Mobile High-Definition Link (MHL)
Viewable Size, Vertical
311.04mm Unknown - Click to provide data 311.04mm
Viewable Size, Horizontal
552.96mm Unknown - Click to provide data 552.96mm
Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 16:9
 16:9
Vertical Scan Range
Unknown - Click to provide data Unknown - Click to provide data 50 - 75
Horizontal Scan Range
Unknown - Click to provide data Unknown - Click to provide data 30 - 88
Pixel Pitch
0.216 x 0.216 0.216 x 0.216 0.216 x 0.216
Viewing Angle, Vertical
178° 178° 178°
Viewing Angle, Horizontal
178° 178° 178°
Contrast Ratio (typical)
 1000:1
 1000:1
 1000:1
Display Diagonal (metric)
63.44cm 63.44cm 63.44cm
Display Technology
 IPS
 IPS
 IPS
Display Brightness
350 cd/m²
BEST
350 cd/m²
BEST
300 cd/m²
Response Time
8ms 8ms 6ms
BEST
Color Gamut
99% 99% 100%
BEST
Screen Shape
 Flat
 Flat
 Flat
Native Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 16:9
 16:9
Colours
 16.78 million colours
 1.073 billion colours
 16.78 million colours
 1.073 billion colours
 16.78 million colours
 1.073 billion colours
Dynamic Contrast Ratio Marketing Name
 Ultra Contrast
 Ultra Contrast
 Ultra Contrast
Maximum Refresh Rate
Unknown - Click to provide data Unknown - Click to provide data 60Hz

Ports & Interfaces

Headphone Outputs
Unknown - Click to provide data Unknown - Click to provide data 1
USB Version
 3.1
 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1)
 3.0
 3.1
 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1)
 3.0
 3.1
 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1)
 3.0
Audio Output
 Audio output
 Audio output
Unknown - Click to provide data
DisplayPort
1 1 1
HDMI Port
2 2 2
Mini DisplayPort
1 1 1
USB Type-A Downstream Port
5 5 6
BEST
USB Hub Version
 USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1)
 USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1)
 USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1)
Built-In USB Hub
 Built-in USB hub
 Built-in USB hub
 Built-in USB hub
AC (power) in
Unknown - Click to provide data
 AC (power) in
 AC (power) in

Multimedia

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

Design

Feet Colour
 Silver
 Silver
 Silver
Colour
 Silver
 Silver
 Silver

Thin Client

Thin Client Installed
 Thin client installed
 Thin client installed
 Thin client installed

Ergonomics

Pivot Angle
Unknown - Click to provide data 0 - 90 90 - 90
Height Adjustment
Unknown - Click to provide data 115mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Height Adjustment
 Height adjustment
 Height adjustment
 Height adjustment
Tilt Angle
Unknown - Click to provide data -21 - 5 5 - 21
Tilt Adjustment
 Tilt adjustment
 Tilt adjustment
 Tilt adjustment
Swivelling
 Swivelling
 Swivelling
 Swivelling
Swivel Angle Range
Unknown - Click to provide data Unknown - Click to provide data 45 - 45
Cable Lock Slot
 Cable lock slot
 Cable lock slot
 Cable lock slot
VESA Mounting
 VESA mounting
 VESA mounting
 VESA mounting
Pivot
 Pivot
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Pivot
Plug & Play
Unknown - Click to provide data Unknown - Click to provide data
 Plug & Play
Stand-By LED
 Stand-by LED
Unknown - Click to provide data Unknown - Click to provide data
Power LED
 Power LED
Unknown - Click to provide data Unknown - Click to provide data
On/off Switch
 On/off switch
 On/off switch
 On/off switch
On Screen Display (OSD)
Unknown - Click to provide data Unknown - Click to provide data
 On Screen Display (OSD)

Power

Input Current
1.5A 1.5A Unknown - Click to provide data
Current Rating
1.5A Unknown - Click to provide data 1.6A
Power Consumption (PowerSave)
Unknown - Click to provide data Unknown - Click to provide data 38W
Power Consumption (typical)
35W
BEST
35W
BEST
45W
Power Consumption (standby)
0.5W 0.5W 0.3W
BEST
Power Consumption (max)
87W 87W Unknown - Click to provide data
AC Input Frequency
 50
 60
 50/60
 50
 60
 50/60
 50
 60
 50/60
AC Input Voltage
 24
 100
 100-240
 240
 24
 100
 100-240
 240
 24
 100
 100-240
 240

Operational Conditions

Operating Altitude
0 - 5000 Unknown - Click to provide data -15.2 - 5000
Non-Operating Altitude
0 - 12192 Unknown - Click to provide data -15.2 - 12192
Storage Relative Humidity (H-H)
5 - 90 5 - 90 5 - 90
Operating Relative Humidity (H-H)
10 - 80 10 - 80 10 - 80
Storage Temperature (T-T)
-20 - 60 -20 - 60 -20 - 60
Operating Temperature (T-T)
0 - 40 0 - 40 0 - 35

Certificates

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

Weight & Dimensions

Package Weight
9.8kg 9.8kg 8.8kg
BEST
Weight With Stand
Unknown - Click to provide data 6.8kg
BEST
7kg
Height (with Stand)
398mm
BEST
512.5mm 398mm
BEST
Depth (with Stand)
205mm 205mm 200.3mm
BEST
Width (with Stand)
569mm 569mm 567.7mm
BEST
Weight
4.4kg 4.4kg 4kg
BEST
Height
338.7mm 338.7mm 337.9mm
Depth
46.4mm 46.4mm 51.6mm
Width
569mm 569mm 567.7mm

Packaging Content

Quick Start Guide
 Quick start guide
 Quick start guide
Unknown - Click to provide data
Cables Included
 USB
 AC
 DisplayPort
 USB
 AC
 DisplayPort
 USB
 AC
 DisplayPort
Manual
 Manual
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Manual
Stand Included
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Stand included
 Stand included
AC Adapter Included
 AC adapter included
Unknown - Click to provide data Unknown - Click to provide data
User Guide On CD-ROM
Unknown - Click to provide data Unknown - Click to provide data
 User Guide on CD-ROM

Technical Details

Active Display Area (W X H)
Unknown - Click to provide data 311.04mm Unknown - Click to provide data
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