Benq GW2470H vs HP ProDisplay P232

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Benq GW2470H
HP ProDisplay P232

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Reasons For

7 Reasons For
0.8" bigger display diagonal Edit
The Benq GW2470H has a display diagonal of 23.8", but the HP ProDisplay P232 is only a 23" PC monitor (0.8" 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.

Bigger viewable size, vertical Edit
Benq GW2470H is 296mm viewable height. That's 9.6mm bigger than the HP ProDisplay P232 (286.4mm).
17.8mm bigger viewable size, horizontal Edit
The Benq GW2470H has a viewable size, horizontal of 527mm, however the HP ProDisplay P232 is only a 509.2mm viewable width PC monitor (17.8mm smaller).
Wider viewing angle, vertical Edit
Benq GW2470H is 178° vertical viewing angle. That's 18° wider than the HP ProDisplay P232 (160°).
8° wider viewing angle, horizontal Edit
Benq GW2470H is 178° horizontal viewing angle, but the HP ProDisplay P232 is only a 170° horizontal viewing angle PC monitor (8° narrower).
1ms faster response time Edit
The Benq GW2470H is a 4ms response time PC monitor. That's 1ms faster than the HP ProDisplay P232 (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.

$3.45 cheaper to run
The Benq GW2470H only costs $27.39 to run over five years whereas the HP ProDisplay P232 costs $30.84 to run (13% more). Read more
3 Reasons For
Lighter Edit
The HP ProDisplay P232 is a 3.6kg weight PC monitor. That's 370g lighter than the Benq GW2470H (3.6kg).
$319 cheaper
The HP ProDisplay P232 costs $129.99, whereas the Benq GW2470H is $448.80.
Available from 4 shops
The more stores stock this PC monitor, the greater competition amongst stores to keep prices low.

Reasons Against

3 Reasons Against
10% heavier Edit
The Benq GW2470H is a 4kg weight PC monitor. That's 370g heavier than the HP ProDisplay P232 (3.6kg).
$319 more expensive
The Benq GW2470H is more expensive than the HP ProDisplay P232 by $318.81.
Not as many stockists
Only 1 seller sell the Benq GW2470H, however 5 stores sell the HP ProDisplay P232. Read more
Smaller numbers of stores reduces the chances of this PC monitor remaining in stock and also reduces the price competition amongst retailers for the product.
8 Reasons Against
0.8" smaller display diagonal Edit
The HP ProDisplay P232 has a display diagonal of 23", but the Benq GW2470H is a 23.8" PC monitor (0.8" 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.

Smaller viewable size, vertical Edit
HP ProDisplay P232 is only 286.4mm viewable height. That's 9.6mm smaller than the Benq GW2470H (286.4mm).
17.8mm smaller viewable size, horizontal Edit
The HP ProDisplay P232 has a viewable size, horizontal of 509.2mm, however the Benq GW2470H is a 527mm viewable width PC monitor (17.8mm bigger).
Narrower viewing angle, vertical Edit
HP ProDisplay P232 is only 160° vertical viewing angle. That's 18° narrower than the Benq GW2470H (160°).
8° narrower viewing angle, horizontal Edit
HP ProDisplay P232 is only 170° horizontal viewing angle, but the Benq GW2470H is a 178° horizontal viewing angle PC monitor (8° wider).
1ms slower response time Edit
The HP ProDisplay P232 is a 5ms response time PC monitor. That's 1ms slower than the Benq GW2470H (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.

Four months older
The HP ProDisplay P232 is older than the Benq GW2470H by four months.
More expensive to run over five years by 13%
The running costs of the HP ProDisplay P232 are $30.84 which is $3.45 more than the Benq GW2470H over five years. Show assumptions.

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Date Released

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Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on $ 27.39
Electricity cost - standby $ -
Total running cost $ 27.39
Purchase price $ 448.80
Total cost of ownership $ 476.19
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Electricity cost - switched on $ 28.58
Electricity cost - standby $ 2.26
Total running cost $ 30.84
Purchase price $ 129.99
Total cost of ownership $ 160.83
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Energy Efficiency Class

No data No data

Environmental Impact

0.18T
Running this PC monitor over 5 years will generate 0.18 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
5
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.
0.21T
Running this PC monitor over 5 years will generate 0.21 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
5
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.

Display

Display Diagonal
23.8"
BEST
23"
Display Resolution
 1920 x 1080
 1920 x 1080
Contrast Ratio (dynamic)
 20000000:1
BEST
 20000000:1
Display
 LED
 LED
3D
Unknown - Click to provide data
 3D
Supported Graphics Resolutions
 1680 x 1050 (WSXGA+)
 1600 x 900
 1440 x 900 (WXGA+)
 1440 x 900
 1280 x 1024 (SXGA)
 1280 x 800 (WXGA)
 1280 x 800
 1280 x 768 (WXGA)
 1280 x 768
 1280 x 720 (HD 720)
 1024 x 768 (XGA)
 800 x 600 (SVGA)
 640 x 480 (VGA)
 1680 x 1050 (WSXGA+)
 1600 x 900
 1440 x 900 (WXGA+)
 1440 x 900
 1280 x 1024 (SXGA)
 1280 x 800 (WXGA)
 1280 x 800
 1280 x 768 (WXGA)
 1280 x 768
 1280 x 720 (HD 720)
 1024 x 768 (XGA)
 800 x 600 (SVGA)
 640 x 480 (VGA)
BEST
Backlight Type
 W-LED
 W-LED
BEST
Display Surface
 Matt
 Matt
Supported Video Modes
 1080p
 1080p
BEST
HD Type
 Full HD
 Full HD
HDCP
 HDCP
 HDCP
Viewable Size, Vertical
296mm
BEST
286.4mm
Viewable Size, Horizontal
527mm
BEST
509.2mm
Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 16:9
Vertical Scan Range
Unknown - Click to provide data 50 - 60
Horizontal Scan Range
Unknown - Click to provide data 24 - 80
Pixel Pitch
0.274 x 0.274 0.265 x 0.265
Viewing Angle, Vertical
178°
BEST
160°
Viewing Angle, Horizontal
178°
BEST
170°
Contrast Ratio (typical)
 3000:1
BEST
 3000:1
Display Diagonal (metric)
Unknown - Click to provide data 58.42cm
Display Technology
 MVA
 MVA
Display Brightness
250 cd/m² 250 cd/m²
Response Time
4ms
BEST
5ms
Color Gamut
72% 72%
Native Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 16:9
Display Number of Colours
 16.78 million colours
 16.78 million colours
Pixel Density
Unknown - Click to provide data 96

Ports & Interfaces

Headphone Out
 Headphone out
Unknown - Click to provide data
Headphone Outputs
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
DisplayPorts Quantity
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
HDMI Ports Quantity
2 Unknown - Click to provide data
VGA (D-Sub) Ports Quantity
1 1
Built-In USB Hub
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Built-in USB hub

Multimedia

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

Design

Colour of Product
 Black
 Black

Performance

Windows Operating Systems Supported
 Windows 7 Home Basic
 Windows 7 Home Basic x64
 Windows 7 Home Premium
 Windows 7 Enterprise x64
 Windows 7 Enterprise
 Windows 10 Home
 Windows 10 Pro
 Windows 10 Enterprise
 Windows 10 Education
 Windows 10 Home x64
 Windows 10 Pro x64
 Windows 10 Enterprise x64
 Windows 10 Education x64
 Windows 7 Home Basic
 Windows 7 Home Basic x64
 Windows 7 Home Premium
 Windows 7 Enterprise x64
 Windows 7 Enterprise
 Windows 10 Home
 Windows 10 Pro
 Windows 10 Enterprise
 Windows 10 Education
 Windows 10 Home x64
 Windows 10 Pro x64
 Windows 10 Enterprise x64
 Windows 10 Education x64

Thin Client

Thin Client Installed
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Thin client installed

Ergonomics

Height Adjustment
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Height adjustment
Tilt Angle
-5 - 20 -5 - 22
Tilt Adjustment
 Tilt adjustment
 Tilt adjustment
Swivelling
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Swivelling
Cable Lock Slot
 Cable lock slot
Unknown - Click to provide data
VESA Mounting
 VESA mounting
 VESA mounting
Pivot
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Pivot
Plug and Play
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Plug and Play
Stand-By LED
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Stand-by LED
Power LED
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Power LED
On/off Switch
Unknown - Click to provide data
 On/off switch
Number of OSD Languages
Unknown - Click to provide data 10
On Screen Display (OSD)
 On Screen Display (OSD)
 On Screen Display (OSD)
LED Indicators
 LED indicators
Unknown - Click to provide data

Power

Power Consumption (PowerSave)
0.5W Unknown - Click to provide data
Power Consumption (typical)
23W
BEST
24W
Power Consumption (standby)
Unknown - Click to provide data 0.5W
Power Consumption (max)
Unknown - Click to provide data 30W
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 20 - 90
Operating Relative Humidity (H-H)
Unknown - Click to provide data 20 - 70
Storage Temperature (T-T)
Unknown - Click to provide data -20 - 60
Operating Temperature (T-T)
Unknown - Click to provide data 5 - 35

Certificates

Certification
 TCO
BEST
 TCO
Energy Star Certified
 Energy Star certified
 Energy Star certified
EPEAT Compliance
 Silver
 Silver

Weight & Dimensions

Package Weight
Unknown - Click to provide data 5.8kg
Package Height
Unknown - Click to provide data 422mm
Package Depth
Unknown - Click to provide data 140mm
Package Width
Unknown - Click to provide data 632mm
Bezel Width (bottom)
12mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Bezel Width (top)
12mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Bezel Width (side)
12mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Weight With Stand
Unknown - Click to provide data 5.7kg
Height (with Stand)
425mm 408.3mm
BEST
Depth (with Stand)
189mm 185mm
BEST
Width (with Stand)
553mm 548.6mm
BEST
Weight
4kg 3.6kg
BEST
Height
329mm 346.3mm
Depth
51mm 55mm
Width
553mm 548.6mm

Packaging Content

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