NEC PA272W-SV2 vs Samsung U32D970Q

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NEC PA272W-SV2
Samsung U32D970Q

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Reasons For

7 Reasons For
Three USB Type-A downstream ports quantitys Edit
The NEC PA272W-SV2 is a three USB Type-A downstream ports quantity PC monitor, whereas the Samsung U32D970Q only has one USB Type-A downstream ports quantity.
Hugely lower annual energy consumption Edit
The NEC PA272W-SV2 has an annual energy consumption of 73kWh, but the Samsung U32D970Q is a 131kWh annual energy consumption PC monitor (58kWh higher).
Vastly lower power consumption (max) Edit
The NEC PA272W-SV2 has a power consumption (max) of 73W, however the Samsung U32D970Q is a 140W maximum power consumption PC monitor (67W higher).
16% lighter Edit
The NEC PA272W-SV2 is an 8.9kg weight PC monitor. That's 1.4kg lighter than the Samsung U32D970Q (10.3kg).
Better energy efficiency rating
The energy efficiency rating of the NEC PA272W-SV2 is "C", however the rating of the Samsung U32D970Q is "D".
Expert reviews are a bit better
The NEC PA272W-SV2 has an average expert review score of 90% based on 1 review, however the Samsung U32D970Q has an average rating of 86% (based on 27 reviews).
User reviews are a lot better
The NEC PA272W-SV2 has an average user review score of 100% based on 1 review, however the Samsung U32D970Q has an average rating of 88% (based on 5 reviews).
6 Reasons For
4.5" bigger display diagonal Edit
The Samsung U32D970Q has a display diagonal of 31.5", whereas the NEC PA272W-SV2 is only a 27" PC monitor (4.5" 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.

10 cd/m² brighter display brightness Edit
The Samsung U32D970Q has a display brightness of 350 cd/m², whereas the NEC PA272W-SV2 is only a 340 cd/m² display brightness PC monitor (10 cd/m² dimmer).
One more displayPorts quantity Edit
The Samsung U32D970Q is a two displayPorts quantity PC monitor, whereas the NEC PA272W-SV2 only has one displayPorts quantity.
$250 cheaper
The Samsung U32D970Q is $250 cheaper than the NEC PA272W-SV2.
Available from 1 shops
A greater number of stores 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 $69.90
The Samsung U32D970Q only costs $157.07 to run over five years however the NEC PA272W-SV2 costs $226.97 to run (45% more). Read more

Reasons Against

6 Reasons Against
17% smaller display diagonal Edit
The NEC PA272W-SV2 has a display diagonal of 27", however the Samsung U32D970Q 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.

10 cd/m² dimmer display brightness Edit
The NEC PA272W-SV2 has a display brightness of 340 cd/m², however the Samsung U32D970Q is a 350 cd/m² display brightness PC monitor (10 cd/m² brighter).
One less displayPorts quantity Edit
The NEC PA272W-SV2 has one displayPorts quantity, however the Samsung U32D970Q only has two displayPorts quantitys.
$250 more expensive
The NEC PA272W-SV2 is more expensive than the Samsung U32D970Q by $250.
Less retailers
Only 1 shop sell the NEC PA272W-SV2, whereas 2 stores sell the Samsung U32D970Q. 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 45%
The running costs over five years of the NEC PA272W-SV2 are $226.97 which is $69.90 more than the Samsung U32D970Q. Show assumptions.
8 Reasons Against
Only one USB Type-A downstream ports quantity Edit
The number of USB Type-A downstream ports quantitys on the Samsung U32D970Q is one, but the NEC PA272W-SV2 only has three USB Type-A downstream ports quantitys.
A lot higher annual energy consumption Edit
The Samsung U32D970Q has an annual energy consumption of 131kWh, however the NEC PA272W-SV2 is a 73kWh annual energy consumption PC monitor (58kWh lower).
A lot higher power consumption (max) Edit
The Samsung U32D970Q is a 140W maximum power consumption PC monitor, whereas the NEC PA272W-SV2 is a 73W maximum power consumption PC monitor (67W lower).
1.4kg heavier Edit
The Samsung U32D970Q is a 10.3kg weight PC monitor. That's 1.4kg heavier than the NEC PA272W-SV2 (10.3kg).
Six months older
The Samsung U32D970Q is older than the NEC PA272W-SV2 by six months.
Energy efficiency rating is worse
The Samsung U32D970Q has an energy efficiency rating of "D", whereas the NEC PA272W-SV2 has a rating of "C".
A little Lower expert review Score
The average expert rating of the Samsung U32D970Q is 86%, whereas the average expert rating of the NEC PA272W-SV2 is 90% (based on 1 review).
A lot Lower user review Score
The average user rating of the Samsung U32D970Q is 88%, whereas the average user rating of the NEC PA272W-SV2 is 100% (based on 1 review).

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Average Expert Rating

Average User Rating

Date Released

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Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on $ 59.54
Electricity cost - standby $ 167.43
Total running cost $ 226.97
Purchase price $ 1,549.00
Total cost of ownership $ 1,775.97
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Electricity cost - switched on $ 154.81
Electricity cost - standby $ 2.26
Total running cost $ 157.07
Purchase price $ 1,299.00
Total cost of ownership $ 1,456.07
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Energy Efficiency Class

Environmental Impact

1.5T
Running this PC monitor over 5 years will generate 1.5 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
39
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.
1.0T
Running this PC monitor over 5 years will generate 1.0 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
27
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.

Display

Display Diagonal
27" 31.5"
BEST
Display
 LED
 LED
3D
 3D
Unknown - Click to provide data
Supported Graphics Resolutions
 2560 x 1440
 1200 x 1920
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
 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
 720 x 480
 640 x 480 (VGA)
 720 x 400
 3840 x 2160
 2560 x 1440
 1200 x 1920
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
 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
 720 x 480
 640 x 480 (VGA)
 720 x 400
 3840 x 2160
BEST
Backlight Type
 RGB-LED
BEST
 RGB-LED
Display Surface
 Matt
 Matt
Supported Video Modes
 1080p
 720p
 576p
 480p
BEST
 1080p
 720p
 576p
 480p
HD Type
 4K Ultra HD
 4K Ultra HD
BEST
HDCP
 HDCP
Unknown - Click to provide data
Display SRGB
 Display sRGB
Unknown - Click to provide data
Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 16:9
Vertical Scan Range
50 - 85 Unknown - Click to provide data
Horizontal Scan Range
31.5 - 96.5 Unknown - Click to provide data
Display Colour Count
1,073.7M 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)
68.57cm Unknown - Click to provide data
Display Technology
 IPS
 IPS
Display Brightness
340 cd/m² 350 cd/m²
BEST
Response Time
8ms 8ms
DDC/CI
 DDC/CI
Unknown - Click to provide data
Color Gamut
108.6% Unknown - Click to provide data
Screen Shape
 Flat
 Flat
Native Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 16:9
Display Number of Colours
 1.073 billion colours
 1.073 billion colours
Dynamic Contrast Ratio Marketing Name
 Mega Contrast
 Mega Contrast
Display Brightness (min)
Unknown - Click to provide data 280

Ports & Interfaces

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

Multimedia

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

Design

Feet Colour
 Black
 Black
Colour of Product
 Black
 Black

Performance

Mac Operating Systems Supported
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Mac operating systems supported
Windows Operating Systems Supported
 Windows 8
 Windows 8.1
 Windows 8.1 x64
 Windows 8.1 Pro
 Windows 8.1 Pro x64
 Windows 8.1 Enterprise
 Windows 8.1 Enterprise x64
 Windows 8
 Windows 8.1
 Windows 8.1 x64
 Windows 8.1 Pro
 Windows 8.1 Pro x64
 Windows 8.1 Enterprise
 Windows 8.1 Enterprise x64

Thin Client

Thin Client Installed
 Thin client installed
 Thin client installed

Networking

Ethernet LAN
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Ethernet LAN
Wi-Fi
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Wi-Fi
Bluetooth
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Bluetooth

Ergonomics

Picture-in-Picture
 Picture-in-Picture
 Picture-in-Picture
Pivot Angle
0 - 90 Unknown - Click to provide data
Height Adjustment
150mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Height Adjustment
 Height adjustment
 Height adjustment
Tilt Angle
-5 - 30 -5 - 20
Tilt Adjustment
 Tilt adjustment
 Tilt adjustment
Swivelling
 Swivelling
 Swivelling
Rotating
 Rotating
Unknown - Click to provide data
Swivel Angle Range
-45 - 45 -30 - 30
VESA Mounting
 VESA mounting
 VESA mounting
Pivot
 Pivot
Unknown - Click to provide data
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
Unknown - Click to provide data
Input Current
0.45A Unknown - Click to provide data
Energy Efficiency Class
 C
BEST
 C
Power Consumption (PowerSave)
1.4W Unknown - Click to provide data
Power Consumption (typical)
50W
BEST
130W
Power Consumption (standby)
37W 0.5W
BEST
Annual Energy Consumption
73kWh
BEST
131kWh
Power Consumption (max)
73W
BEST
140W
AC Input Frequency
 50
 60
 50/60
 50
 60
 50/60
AC Input Voltage
 24
 100
 100-240
 240
 24
 100
 100-240
 240
Power Consumption (DPMS)
Unknown - Click to provide data 0.5

Operational Conditions

Operating Relative Humidity (H-H)
20 - 80 Unknown - Click to provide data
Storage Temperature (T-T)
20 - 80 Unknown - Click to provide data
Operating Temperature (T-T)
5 - 35 Unknown - Click to provide data

Certificates

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

Weight & Dimensions

Package Weight
Unknown - Click to provide data 18.4kg
Package Height
Unknown - Click to provide data 556mm
Package Depth
Unknown - Click to provide data 347mm
Package Width
Unknown - Click to provide data 795mm
Bezel Width (bottom)
20mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Bezel Width (top)
20mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Bezel Width (side)
20.3mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Weight With Stand
12.9kg
BEST
13.7kg
Height (with Stand)
546.2mm 490.6mm
BEST
Depth (with Stand)
235.5mm
BEST
280mm
Width (with Stand)
640.4mm
BEST
727.8mm
Weight
8.9kg
BEST
10.3kg
Height
378.6mm 427.3mm
Depth
85mm 62.1mm
Width
640.4mm 727.8mm

Packaging Content

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

Other Features

Power Consumption (economy Mode)
37W Unknown - Click to provide data

Technical Details

ECO Mode
 ECO mode
Unknown - Click to provide data
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