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Asus MX279H vs DELL P2714H vs DELL S2715H

Asus MX279H vs DELL P2714H vs DELL S2715H

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Asus MX279H
DELL P2714H
DELL S2715H

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Reasons For

8 Reasons For
Faster response time Edit
The Asus MX279H is a 5ms response time PC monitor. That's 3ms faster than the DELL P2714H (6ms) and 1ms faster than the DELL S2715H (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.

Two HDMI ports Edit
The Asus MX279H is a two HDMI port PC monitor, whereas the DELL S2715H only has one HDMI port.
Built-in speaker(s) Edit
The Asus MX279H has a built-in speaker(s) (as does the DELL S2715H), whereas the DELL P2714H does not have a built-in speaker(s). 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.

$150 cheaper
The Asus MX279H is $150.01 cheaper than the DELL P2714H.
Available from 11 shops
A greater number of retailers increases the price competition amongst retailers for this PC monitor and also increases the chances of the product remaining in stock.
Six more awards
The Asus MX279H has 10 awards, but the DELL P2714H has 4 awards.
Expert reviews are a bit better
Based on 35 expert reviews, the Asus MX279H has an average review score of 80%, whereas the DELL P2714H has an average rating of 78% (based on 21 reviews).
User reviews are a bit better
Based on 283 user reviews, the Asus MX279H has an average review score of 88%, whereas the DELL P2714H has an average rating of 86% (based on 118 reviews).
No data 3 Reasons For
Built-in speaker(s) Edit
The DELL S2715H has a built-in speaker(s) (as does the Asus MX279H), however the DELL P2714H does not have a built-in speaker(s). 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.

43% cheaper to run
The DELL S2715H only costs $42.23 to run over five years but the Asus MX279H costs $74.41 to run (76% more) and the DELL P2714H costs $45.45 to run (8% more). Read more
User reviews are slightly better
The DELL S2715H has an average user review score of 88%, however the DELL P2714H has an average rating of 86% (based on 118 reviews).

Reasons Against

2 Reasons Against
Over two years older
The Asus MX279H is older than the DELL P2714H by 23 months and older than the DELL S2715H by two years.
76% higher running costs over five years
The running costs over five years of the Asus MX279H are $74.41 which is $28.96 more than the DELL P2714H and $32.18 more than the DELL S2715H. Show assumptions.
10 Reasons Against
Slower response time Edit
The DELL P2714H is an 8ms response time PC monitor. That's 3ms slower than the Asus MX279H (6ms) and 2ms slower than the DELL S2715H (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.

Only one HDMI port Edit
The DELL P2714H is a one HDMI port PC monitor, and so does the DELL S2715H, whereas the Asus MX279H only has two HDMI ports.
Does not have a built-in speaker(s) Edit
The DELL P2714H does not have a built-in speaker(s), however the Asus MX279H and the DELL S2715H do. 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.

$150 more expensive
The DELL P2714H is more expensive than the Asus MX279H by $150.01.
Fewer sellers
Only 2 stores sells the DELL P2714H, but 13 shops sell the Asus MX279H. Read more
The smaller the number of retailers that stock this PC monitor, the lower the competition amongst retailers to keep prices low.
One month older
The DELL P2714H is older than the DELL S2715H by one month.
8% higher running costs over five years
Over five years the running costs of the DELL P2714H are $45.45 which is $3.22 more than the DELL S2715H. Show assumptions.
Fewer awards
Whilst the DELL P2714H has received 4 awards, the Asus MX279H has received 10 awards.
A little Lower expert review Score
The average expert rating of the DELL P2714H is only 78%, whereas the average expert rating of the Asus MX279H is 80% (based on 35 reviews).
A little Lower user review Score
The average user rating of the DELL P2714H is 86%, whereas the average user rating of the Asus MX279H is 88% (based on 283 reviews) and the DELL S2715H is 88% (based on 19 reviews).
3 Reasons Against
Slower response time Edit
The DELL S2715H is a 6ms response time PC monitor. That's 1ms slower than the Asus MX279H (6ms) and 2ms faster than the DELL P2714H (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.

Only one HDMI port Edit
The DELL S2715H has one HDMI port, and so does the DELL P2714H, however the Asus MX279H only has two HDMI ports.
Not currently available
This PC monitor does not seem to be currently available. Read more
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Awards

10 Awards
01net.com: 5 Star
altomdata.dk: Recommended
ferra.ru: Recommended
gamezoom.net: Gold Award
hardware.info: Silver Award
hardwaremx.com: Editor's Choice
techno-labs.com: Editor's Choice
technopat.net: Editor's Choice
uk.hardware.info: Silver
xfastest.com: Innovation Award
4 Awards
01net.com: 4 Star
hothardware.com: Recommended
hwt.dk: Gold Product of the Year
PC Mag: Editor's Choice
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Average Expert Rating

Average User Rating

Date Released

55 months Ago 32 months Ago 31 months Ago

Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on $ 74.41
Electricity cost - standby $ -
Total running cost $ 74.41
Purchase price $ 199.99
Total cost of ownership $ 274.40
Details
Electricity cost - switched on $ 44.24
Electricity cost - standby $ 1.21
Total running cost $ 45.45
Purchase price $ 350.00
Total cost of ownership $ 395.45
Details
Electricity cost - switched on $ 40.22
Electricity cost - standby $ 2.01
Total running cost $ 42.23

Energy Efficiency Class

No data No data No data

Environmental Impact

0.47T
Running this PC monitor over 5 years will generate 0.47 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
12
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.
0.29T
Running this PC monitor over 5 years will generate 0.29 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
7
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.
0.27T
Running this PC monitor over 5 years will generate 0.27 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
7
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.

Display

Display Diagonal
27" 27" 27"
Display Resolution
 1920 x 1080
 1920 x 1080
 1920 x 1080
Contrast Ratio (dynamic)
 80000000:1
BEST
 80000000:1
 80000000:1
Display
 LED
 LED
 LED
3D
 3D
 3D
 3D
Supported Graphics Resolutions
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
Display Surface
 Matt
 Matt
 Matt
Supported Video Modes
 1080p
 720p
 480p
 1080p
 720p
 480p
BEST
 1080p
 720p
 480p
BEST
Product Type
 PC monitor
 PC monitor
 PC monitor
HD Type
 Full HD
 Full HD
 Full HD
HDCP
 HDCP
 HDCP
Unknown - Click to provide data
Mobile High-Definition Link (MHL)
Unknown - Click to provide data Unknown - Click to provide data
 Mobile High-Definition Link (MHL)
Display SRGB
 Display sRGB
Unknown - Click to provide data Unknown - Click to provide data
Digital Vertical Frequency
56 - 76 Unknown - Click to provide data Unknown - Click to provide data
Digital Horizontal Frequency
30 - 80 Unknown - Click to provide data Unknown - Click to provide data
Viewable Size, Vertical
Unknown - Click to provide data 336.3mm 336.31mm
BEST
Viewable Size, Horizontal
Unknown - Click to provide data 597.9mm
BEST
597.89mm
Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 16:9
 16:9
Pixel Pitch
0.311 x 0.311 0.1 x 0.1 0.3114 x 0.3114
Viewing Angle, Vertical
178° 178° 178°
Viewing Angle, Horizontal
178° 178° 178°
Contrast Ratio (typical)
 1000:1
 1000:1
 1000:1
Display Diagonal (metric)
68.6cm 68.6cm 68.6cm
Display Technology
 IPS
 IPS
 IPS
Display Brightness
250 cd/m² 300 cd/m²
BEST
250 cd/m²
Response Time
5ms
BEST
8ms 6ms
Native Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 16:9
 16:9
Colours
 16.78 million colours
 16.78 million colours
 16.78 million colours

Ports & Interfaces

DC-In Jack
Unknown - Click to provide data Unknown - Click to provide data
 DC-in jack
PC Audio in
 PC Audio in
Unknown - Click to provide data Unknown - Click to provide data
Headphone Outputs
Unknown - Click to provide data Unknown - Click to provide data 1
USB Version
 2.0
 2.0
 2.0
Audio Input
Unknown - Click to provide data Unknown - Click to provide data
 Audio input
DisplayPort
Unknown - Click to provide data 1 Unknown - Click to provide data
HDMI Port
2
BEST
1 1
DVI-D Port
Unknown - Click to provide data 1 Unknown - Click to provide data
VGA (D-Sub) Port
1 1 1
USB Type-A Downstream Port
Unknown - Click to provide data 4
BEST
2
USB Hub Version
 USB 2.0
 USB 2.0
 USB 2.0
Built-In USB Hub
Unknown - Click to provide data Unknown - Click to provide data
 Built-in USB hub

Multimedia

Built-In Speaker(s)
 Built-in speaker(s)
BEST
 Built-in speaker(s)
 Built-in speaker(s)
BEST
Built-In Camera
 Built-in camera
 Built-in camera
 Built-in camera
Audio System
Bang & Olufsen ICEpower Unknown - Click to provide data Unknown - Click to provide data
RMS Rated Power
6W Unknown - Click to provide data 18W
BEST
Loudspeaker
2 Unknown - Click to provide data 2
TV Tuner Integrated
 TV tuner integrated
 TV tuner integrated
 TV tuner integrated

Design

Feet Colour
 Silver
 Silver
 Silver
Colour
 Silver
 Silver
 Silver

Performance

Operating Systems Supported (Windows)
 Windows 8
 Windows 7 Home Premium
 Windows 8
 Windows 7 Home Premium
 Windows 8
 Windows 7 Home Premium

Thin Client

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

Networking

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

Ergonomics

Height Adjustment
Unknown - Click to provide data 115mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Height Adjustment
 Height adjustment
 Height adjustment
BEST
 Height adjustment
Tilt Angle
20 - -5 Unknown - Click to provide data Unknown - Click to provide data
Tilt Adjustment
 Tilt adjustment
 Tilt adjustment
Unknown - Click to provide data
Swivelling
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Swivelling
Unknown - Click to provide data
Cable Lock Slot
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Cable lock slot
 Cable lock slot
VESA Mounting
 VESA mounting
 VESA mounting
BEST
 VESA mounting
BEST
Pivot
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Pivot
Unknown - Click to provide data
Plug & Play
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Plug & Play
Unknown - Click to provide data
Stand-By LED
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Stand-by LED
Unknown - Click to provide data
Power LED
 Power LED
 Power LED
Unknown - Click to provide data
On/off Switch
 On/off switch
 On/off switch
 On/off switch
LED Indicators
Unknown - Click to provide data
 LED indicators
Unknown - Click to provide data

Power

Input Current
Unknown - Click to provide data 1.5A 1.7A
Power Consumption (PowerSave)
0.5W Unknown - Click to provide data Unknown - Click to provide data
Power Consumption (off)
0.5W Unknown - Click to provide data Unknown - Click to provide data
Power Consumption (typical)
37W 22W 20W
BEST
Power Consumption (standby)
Unknown - Click to provide data 0.3W
BEST
0.5W
Power Consumption (max)
Unknown - Click to provide data 43W
BEST
55W
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
Unknown - Click to provide data 0 - 5000 0 - 5000
Non-Operating Altitude
Unknown - Click to provide data 0 - 12192 0 - 12192
Storage Relative Humidity (H-H)
Unknown - Click to provide data 5 - 90 5 - 90
Operating Relative Humidity (H-H)
Unknown - Click to provide data 10 - 80 10 - 80
Storage Temperature (T-T)
Unknown - Click to provide data -20 - 60 -20 - 60
Operating Temperature (T-T)
Unknown - Click to provide data 0 - 40 0 - 40

Certificates

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

Weight & Dimensions

Package Weight
8kg
BEST
9.9kg 8.8kg
Package Height
537mm Unknown - Click to provide data Unknown - Click to provide data
Package Depth
114mm Unknown - Click to provide data Unknown - Click to provide data
Package Width
700mm Unknown - Click to provide data Unknown - Click to provide data
Weight With Stand
Unknown - Click to provide data Unknown - Click to provide data 6.7kg
Height (with Stand)
Unknown - Click to provide data 424mm
BEST
445mm
Depth (with Stand)
Unknown - Click to provide data 204mm 196mm
BEST
Width (with Stand)
Unknown - Click to provide data 641.4mm 611.2mm
BEST
Weight
5.2kg 4.6kg
BEST
4.9kg
Height
441.3mm 379.9mm 361.5mm
Depth
225.2mm 46.1mm 46.1mm
Width
622.6mm 641.4mm 611.2mm

Packaging Content

Quick Start Guide
 Quick start guide
 Quick start guide
 Quick start guide
Cables Included
 VGA
 AC
 USB
 DisplayPort
 HDMI
 VGA
 AC
 USB
 DisplayPort
 HDMI
 VGA
 AC
 USB
 DisplayPort
 HDMI
Manual
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Manual
Unknown - Click to provide data
Interface Adapters Included
 DVI-I female - HDMI male
 DVI-I female - HDMI male
 DVI-I female - HDMI male
AC Adapter Included
 AC adapter included
BEST
Unknown - Click to provide data
 AC adapter included

Other Features

Volume Control
 Digital
 Digital
 Digital
Feedback