Asus MX279H vs DELL P2714H vs DELL S2715H

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Asus MX279H
DELL P2714H

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Reasons For

5 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 quantitys Edit
The Asus MX279H is a two HDMI ports quantity PC monitor, whereas the DELL S2715H only has one HDMI ports quantity.
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.

$50 cheaper
The Asus MX279H is $50 cheaper than the DELL P2714H.
Available from 19 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.
8 Reasons For
Marginally bigger viewable size, horizontal Edit
DELL P2714H is 597.9mm viewable width, but the DELL S2715H is only a 597.89mm viewable width PC monitor (0.0099999999999909mm smaller).
50 cd/m² brighter display brightness Edit
The DELL P2714H has a display brightness of 300 cd/m², whereas the Asus MX279H and the DELL S2715H are both only 250 cd/m² display brightness PC monitors (50 cd/m² dimmer).
Four USB Type-A downstream ports quantitys Edit
The number of USB Type-A downstream ports quantitys on the DELL P2714H is four, but the DELL S2715H only has two USB Type-A downstream ports quantitys. Read more

We do not know the number of USB Type-A downstream ports quantitys on the Asus MX279H. It is possible that it does not have any USB Type-A downstream ports quantitys.

Height adjustment Edit
The DELL P2714H has a height adjustment, however the Asus MX279H and the DELL S2715H do not.
VESA mounting Edit
The DELL P2714H supports VESA mounting (as does the DELL S2715H), but the Asus MX279H does not support VESA mounting.
12W lower power consumption (max) Edit
The DELL P2714H is a 43W maximum power consumption PC monitor, whereas the DELL S2715H is a 55W maximum power consumption PC monitor (12W higher).
640g lighter Edit
The DELL P2714H is a 4.6kg weight PC monitor. That's 640g lighter than the Asus MX279H (4.9kg) and 300g lighter than the DELL S2715H (4.9kg).
Cheaper to run by $16.50
The DELL P2714H is $16.50 cheaper to run than the Asus MX279H and $13.21 cheaper to run than the DELL S2715H over five years. Read more
6 Reasons For
Bigger viewable size, vertical Edit
The DELL S2715H has a viewable size, vertical of 336.31mm. That's 0.0099999999999909mm bigger than the DELL P2714H (336.31mm).
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.

Significantly higher RMS rated power Edit
The DELL S2715H is an 18W RMS rated audio power PC monitor, whereas the Asus MX279H is only a 6W RMS rated audio power PC monitor (12W lower). Read more

RMS rated power is a true measure of the power of the audio system on a monitor. It also sometimes referred to as the Continuous Power. RMS stands for Root Mean Square and is measured in Watts (voltage x current). The RMS rated power is the highest amount of power that an amplifier can deliver continuously without failing.

A higher RMS rated power will provide audio that is louder and cleaner.

VESA mounting Edit
The DELL S2715H supports VESA mounting (as does the DELL P2714H), whereas the Asus MX279H does not support VESA mounting.
More popular
The DELL S2715H is a more popular choice amongst buyers. It ranks No. 3738 by sales volume in our PC monitors, however the Asus MX279H ranks No. 3986.
Expert reviews are vastly better
The DELL S2715H has an average expert review score of 100%, however the Asus MX279H has an average rating of 80% (based on 35 reviews).

Reasons Against

9 Reasons Against
50 cd/m² dimmer display brightness Edit
The Asus MX279H has a display brightness of 250 cd/m² (as does the DELL S2715H), whereas the DELL P2714H is a 300 cd/m² display brightness PC monitor (50 cd/m² brighter).
Hugely lower RMS rated power Edit
Asus MX279H is only 6W RMS rated audio power, but the DELL S2715H is an 18W RMS rated audio power PC monitor (12W higher). Read more

RMS rated power is a true measure of the power of the audio system on a monitor. It also sometimes referred to as the Continuous Power. RMS stands for Root Mean Square and is measured in Watts (voltage x current). The RMS rated power is the highest amount of power that an amplifier can deliver continuously without failing.

A higher RMS rated power will provide audio that is louder and cleaner.

Does not have a height adjustment Edit
The Asus MX279H does not have a height adjustment (As does the the DELL S2715H), but the DELL P2714H has a height adjustment.
Does not support VESA mounting Edit
The Asus MX279H does not support VESA mounting, whereas the DELL P2714H and the DELL S2715H support VESA mounting.
640g heavier Edit
The Asus MX279H is a 5.2kg weight PC monitor. That's 640g heavier than the DELL P2714H (4.9kg) and 340g heavier than the DELL S2715H (4.9kg).
Over one year older
The Asus MX279H is older than the DELL P2714H by 13 months and older than the DELL S2715H by 23 months.
60% higher running costs over five years
The running costs over five years of the Asus MX279H are $44.06 which is $16.50 more than the DELL P2714H and $3.29 more than the DELL S2715H. Show assumptions.
Worse selling
The Asus MX279H ranks No. 3986 by sales volume, whereas the DELL S2715H ranks No. 3738.
Significantly Lower expert review Score
The average expert rating of the Asus MX279H is 80%, whereas the average expert rating of the DELL S2715H is 100% (based on 2 reviews).
7 Reasons Against
1% smaller viewable size, vertical Edit
The DELL P2714H is a 336.3mm viewable height PC monitor. That's 0.0099999999999909mm smaller than the DELL S2715H (336.31mm).
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 ports quantity Edit
The DELL P2714H is a one HDMI ports quantity PC monitor, and so does the DELL S2715H, whereas the Asus MX279H only has two HDMI ports quantitys.
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.

$50 more expensive
The DELL P2714H is more expensive than the Asus MX279H by $50.
Fewer sellers
Only 3 shops sells the DELL P2714H, but 22 sellers 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.
Ten months older
The DELL P2714H is older than the DELL S2715H by ten months.
10 Reasons Against
0.0099999999999909mm smaller viewable size, horizontal Edit
The DELL S2715H is a 597.89mm viewable width PC monitor, whereas the DELL P2714H is a 597.9mm viewable width PC monitor (0.0099999999999909mm bigger).
20% dimmer display brightness Edit
The DELL S2715H has a display brightness of 250 cd/m² (as does the Asus MX279H), however the DELL P2714H is a 300 cd/m² display brightness PC monitor (50 cd/m² brighter).
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 ports quantity Edit
The DELL S2715H has one HDMI ports quantity, and so does the DELL P2714H, however the Asus MX279H only has two HDMI ports quantitys.
Only two USB Type-A downstream ports quantitys Edit
The DELL S2715H is a two USB Type-A downstream ports quantity PC monitor, whereas the DELL P2714H only has four USB Type-A downstream ports quantitys. Read more

We do not know the number of USB Type-A downstream ports quantitys on the Asus MX279H. It is possible that it does not have any USB Type-A downstream ports quantitys.

Does not have a height adjustment Edit
The DELL S2715H does not have a height adjustment (As does the the Asus MX279H), whereas the DELL P2714H has a height adjustment.
22% higher power consumption (max) Edit
The DELL S2715H has a power consumption (max) of 55W, however the DELL P2714H is a 43W maximum power consumption PC monitor (12W lower).
7% heavier Edit
The DELL S2715H is a 4.9kg weight PC monitor. That's 340g lighter than the Asus MX279H (4.9kg) and 300g heavier than the DELL P2714H (4.9kg).
Not currently available
This PC monitor does not seem to be currently available. Read more
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More expensive to run over five years by 48%
Over five years the DELL S2715H costs $40.77 to run which is $13.21 more to run than the DELL P2714H. Show assumptions.

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
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Average Expert Rating

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Average User Rating

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Date Released

50 months Ago 37 months Ago 27 months Ago

Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on $ 44.06
Electricity cost - standby $ -
Total running cost $ 44.06
Purchase price $ 199.99
Total cost of ownership $ 244.05
Details
Electricity cost - switched on $ 26.20
Electricity cost - standby $ 1.36
Total running cost $ 27.56
Purchase price $ 249.99
Total cost of ownership $ 277.55
Details
Electricity cost - switched on $ 38.83
Electricity cost - standby $ 1.94
Total running cost $ 40.77

Energy Efficiency Class

No data No data No data

Environmental Impact

0.29T
Running this PC monitor over 5 years will generate 0.29 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
8
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.
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.
0.27T
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)
Supported Video Modes
 1080p
 1080p
BEST
 1080p
Product Type
 PC monitor
 PC monitor
 PC monitor
HD Type
 Full HD
 Full HD
 Full HD
HDCP
 HDCP
 HDCP
Unknown - Click to provide data
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
Display Number of Colours
 16.78 million colours
 16.78 million colours
 16.78 million colours

Ports & Interfaces

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
DisplayPorts Quantity
Unknown - Click to provide data 1 Unknown - Click to provide data
HDMI Ports Quantity
2
BEST
1 1
VGA (D-Sub) Ports Quantity
1 1 1
DVI Port
Unknown - Click to provide data 1 Unknown - Click to provide data
USB Type-A Downstream Ports Quantity
Unknown - Click to provide data 4
BEST
2
USB Hub Version
 USB 2.0
 USB 2.0
 USB 2.0

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
Number of Loudspeakers
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 of Product
 Silver
 Silver
 Silver

Performance

Windows Operating Systems Supported
 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

Ergonomics

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
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Tilt adjustment
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
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

Power

Input Current
Unknown - Click to provide data 1.5A Unknown - Click to provide data
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
Unknown - Click to provide data
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

Other Features

Volume Control
 Digital
 Digital
 Digital
Feedback