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DELL U2412M vs DELL U2415

DELL U2412M vs DELL U2415

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DELL U2412M
DELL U2415

Top Prices

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Reasons For

2 Reasons For
Three more awards
The DELL U2412M has 4 awards, but the DELL U2415 has 1 award.
User reviews are a little better
Based on 880 reviews, the DELL U2412M has an average user review score of 92%, whereas the DELL U2415 has an average rating of 91% (based on 303 reviews).
4 Reasons For
1% bigger display diagonal Edit
The DELL U2415 is a 24.1" PC monitor. That's 0.1" bigger than the DELL U2412M (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.

A lot faster response time Edit
The DELL U2415 has a response time of 6ms, but the DELL U2412M is an 8ms response time PC monitor (2ms 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.

38% cheaper to run
Over five years the DELL U2415 is $30.17 cheaper to run than the DELL U2412M. Read more
Slightly better expert reviews
The average expert review score of the DELL U2415 is 87%, however the average rating of the DELL U2412M is 83% (based on 7 reviews).

Reasons Against

5 Reasons Against
A little smaller display diagonal Edit
The DELL U2412M has a display diagonal of 24", whereas the DELL U2415 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.

25% slower response time Edit
The DELL U2412M is an 8ms response time PC monitor. That's 2ms slower than the DELL U2415 (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.

Over three years older
The DELL U2412M is older than the DELL U2415 by three years.
63% higher running costs over five years
Over five years the running costs of the DELL U2412M are $78.43 which is $30.17 more than the DELL U2415. Show assumptions.
A little Lower expert review Score
The average expert rating of the DELL U2412M is 83%, whereas the average expert rating of the DELL U2415 is 87% (based on 3 reviews).
2 Reasons Against
Three less awards
The DELL U2415 has only received 1 award, whereas the DELL U2412M has received 4 awards.
User review Rating is slightly Worse
The DELL U2415's average user score is 91%, however the DELL U2412M's is 92% (based on 880 reviews).

Awards

4 Awards
CNET.com: Editor's Choice
computertotaal.nl: Editor's Choice
extrahardware.cz: Smart Buy
tomshardware.co.uk: Approved
1 Award
pcmagazine.ru: 5 Star

Average Expert Rating

Average User Rating

Date Released

70 months Ago 31 months Ago

Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on $ 76.42
Electricity cost - standby $ 2.01
Total running cost $ 78.43
Electricity cost - switched on $ 46.25
Electricity cost - standby $ 2.01
Total running cost $ 48.26

Energy Efficiency Class

No data No data

Environmental Impact

0.5T
Running this PC monitor over 5 years will generate 0.5 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
13
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.
0.31T
Running this PC monitor over 5 years will generate 0.31 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
8
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
Contrast Ratio (dynamic)
 2000000:1
 2000000:1
Display
 LED
 LED
3D
 3D
 3D
Supported Graphics Resolutions
 1920 x 1200 (WUXGA)
 1920 x 1200 (WUXGA)
Display Surface
 Matt
 Matt
Supported Video Modes
 1080p
 720p
 480p
 360p
 1080p
 720p
 480p
 360p
HD Type
 Full HD
 Full HD
HDCP
 HDCP
Unknown - Click to provide data
Mobile High-Definition Link (MHL)
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Mobile High-Definition Link (MHL)
Display SRGB
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Display sRGB
Viewable Size Diagonal
609.6mm 611mm
BEST
Viewable Size, Vertical
324mm 324mm
Viewable Size, Horizontal
518.4mm 518.4mm
Aspect Ratio
 16:10
 16:10
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)
60.96cm 61.1cm
BEST
Display Technology
 IPS
 IPS
Display Brightness
300 cd/m² 300 cd/m²
Response Time
8ms 6ms
BEST
DDC/CI
 DDC/CI
Unknown - Click to provide data
Color Gamut
82% 91%
BEST
Screen Shape
 Flat
 Flat
Native Aspect Ratio
 16:10
 16:10
Colours
 16.78 million colours
 16.78 million colours
SRGB Coverage (typical)
Unknown - Click to provide data 99
Maximum Refresh Rate
Unknown - Click to provide data 60Hz

Ports & Interfaces

Common Interface (CI)
 Common interface (CI)
Unknown - Click to provide data
DC-In Jack
 DC-in jack
Unknown - Click to provide data
Common Interface Plus (CI+)
 Common interface Plus (CI+)
Unknown - Click to provide data
Headphone Outputs
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
USB Version
 2.0
 2.0
Audio Output
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Audio output
DisplayPort
1 2
BEST
HDMI Port
Unknown - Click to provide data 2
DVI-D Port
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Mini DisplayPort
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
VGA (D-Sub) Port
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
DVI Port
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
USB Type-A Downstream Port
5 6
BEST
USB Hub Version
 USB 2.0
 USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1)
 USB 2.0
 USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1)
Upstream Port
1 1
Built-In USB Hub
 Built-in USB hub
 Built-in USB hub
AC (power) in
 AC (power) in
Unknown - Click to provide data

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

Feet Colour
 Black
 Silver
 Black
 Silver
Colour
 Black
 Black

Performance

NVIDIA G-SYNC
 NVIDIA G-SYNC
Unknown - Click to provide data
AMD FreeSync
 AMD FreeSync
Unknown - Click to provide data

Thin Client

Thin Client Installed
 Thin client installed
 Thin client installed

Networking

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

Ergonomics

Pivot Angle
-90 - 90 Unknown - Click to provide data
Height Adjustment
115mm 115mm
Height Adjustment
 Height adjustment
 Height adjustment
Tilt Angle
-4 - 21 Unknown - Click to provide data
Tilt Adjustment
 Tilt adjustment
 Tilt adjustment
Swivelling
 Swivelling
 Swivelling
Swivel Angle Range
0 - 45 Unknown - Click to provide data
Cable Lock Slot
 Cable lock slot
 Cable lock slot
VESA Mounting
 VESA mounting
 VESA mounting
Pivot
 Pivot
 Pivot
Plug & Play
 Plug & Play
Unknown - Click to provide data
Stand-By LED
 Stand-by LED
Unknown - Click to provide data
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)

Power

Power Management
 Power management
Unknown - Click to provide data
Input Current
1.5A 1.5A
Current Rating
1.5A Unknown - Click to provide data
Power Consumption (typical)
38W 23W
BEST
Power Consumption (standby)
0.5W 0.5W
Power Consumption (max)
72W
BEST
75W
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
0 - 3048 0 - 5000
Non-Operating Altitude
0 - 10668 0 - 12192
Storage Relative Humidity (H-H)
5 - 90 5 - 90
Operating Relative Humidity (H-H)
10 - 80 10 - 80
Storage Temperature (T-T)
-20 - 60 -20 - 60
Operating Temperature (T-T)
0 - 40 0 - 40

Certificates

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

Weight & Dimensions

Package Weight
7.5kg
BEST
8.4kg
Weight With Stand
6.2kg Unknown - Click to provide data
Height (with Stand)
513.5mm
BEST
517.9mm
Depth (with Stand)
180.3mm
BEST
205mm
Width (with Stand)
556mm 532.2mm
BEST
Weight
4kg
BEST
4.3kg
Height
361.6mm 350.6mm
Depth
64.9mm 45.7mm
Width
556mm 532.2mm

Packaging Content

Quick Start Guide
 Quick start guide
 Quick start guide
Cables Included
 USB
 VGA
 DVI
 AC
 DisplayPort
 USB
 VGA
 DVI
 AC
 DisplayPort
Manual
 Manual
 Manual
Stand Included
 Stand included
Unknown - Click to provide data
AC Adapter Included
 AC adapter included
Unknown - Click to provide data

Other Features

HDMI
 HDMI
Unknown - Click to provide data
Number of Products Included
1pc(s) Unknown - Click to provide data
Placement Supported
 Horizontal
 Vertical
 Horizontal/Vertical
 Horizontal
 Vertical
 Horizontal/Vertical
Colour Temperature
6500 Unknown - Click to provide data

Technical Details

Active Display Area (W X H)
518.4mm Unknown - Click to provide data
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