AOC E970 vs Asus VS208

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AOC E970
Asus VS208

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Reasons For

5 Reasons For
0.2W lower power consumption (off) Edit
The AOC E970 is a 0.3W power consumption when off PC monitor, whereas the Asus VS208 is a 0.5W power consumption when off PC monitor (0.2W higher).
33% lighter Edit
The AOC E970 is a 2.2kg weight PC monitor. That's 700g lighter than the Asus VS208 (2.9kg).
$31 cheaper
The AOC E970 costs $63.99, whereas the Asus VS208 is $94.99.
$11.91 cheaper to run
The AOC E970 only costs $20.12 to run over five years whereas the Asus VS208 costs $32.03 to run (59% more). Read more
More popular
The AOC E970 is a more popular choice amongst buyers. It ranks No. 34192 by sales volume in our PC monitors, but the Asus VS208 ranks No. 100913.
6 Reasons For
1.5" bigger display diagonal Edit
The Asus VS208 has a display diagonal of 20", but the AOC E970 is only an 18.5" PC monitor (1.5" 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.

Wider viewing angle, vertical Edit
Asus VS208 is 160° vertical viewing angle. That's 110° wider than the AOC E970 (160°).
80° wider viewing angle, horizontal Edit
Asus VS208 is 170° horizontal viewing angle, but the AOC E970 is only a 90° horizontal viewing angle PC monitor (80° narrower).
Slightly bigger display diagonal (metric) Edit
Asus VS208 is 50.8cm display diagonal, but the AOC E970 is only a 47cm display diagonal PC monitor (3.8cm smaller).
Brighter display brightness Edit
The Asus VS208 has a display brightness of 250 cd/m², but the AOC E970 is only a 200 cd/m² display brightness PC monitor (50 cd/m² dimmer).
Available from 9 shops
The more stores stock this PC monitor, the greater competition amongst stores to keep prices low.

Reasons Against

6 Reasons Against
1.5" smaller display diagonal Edit
The AOC E970 has a display diagonal of 18.5", but the Asus VS208 is a 20" PC monitor (1.5" 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.

Three times narrower viewing angle, vertical Edit
AOC E970 is only 50° vertical viewing angle. That's 110° narrower than the Asus VS208 (160°).
80° narrower viewing angle, horizontal Edit
AOC E970 is only 90° horizontal viewing angle, but the Asus VS208 is a 170° horizontal viewing angle PC monitor (80° wider).
Marginally smaller display diagonal (metric) Edit
AOC E970 is only 47cm display diagonal, but the Asus VS208 is a 50.8cm display diagonal PC monitor (3.8cm bigger).
Dimmer display brightness Edit
The AOC E970 has a display brightness of 200 cd/m², but the Asus VS208 is a 250 cd/m² display brightness PC monitor (50 cd/m² brighter).
Not as many stockists
Only 11 sellers sells the AOC E970, however 20 retailers sell the Asus VS208. 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.
6 Reasons Against
0.2W higher power consumption (off) Edit
The Asus VS208 is a 0.5W power consumption when off PC monitor, whereas the AOC E970 is a 0.3W power consumption when off PC monitor (0.2W lower).
Heavier Edit
The Asus VS208 is a 2.9kg weight PC monitor. That's 700g heavier than the AOC E970 (2.9kg).
$31 more expensive
The Asus VS208 is more expensive than the AOC E970 by $31.
Ten months older
The Asus VS208 is older than the AOC E970 by ten months.
More expensive to run over five years by 59%
The running costs of the Asus VS208 are $32.03 which is $11.91 more than the AOC E970 over five years. Show assumptions.
Worse selling
The Asus VS208 ranks No. 100913 by sales volume, but the AOC E970 ranks No. 34192.

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Date Released

46 months Ago 56 months Ago

Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on $ 17.86
Electricity cost - standby $ 2.26
Total running cost $ 20.12
Purchase price $ 63.99
Total cost of ownership $ 84.11
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Electricity cost - switched on $ 29.77
Electricity cost - standby $ 2.26
Total running cost $ 32.03
Purchase price $ 94.99
Total cost of ownership $ 127.02
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Energy Efficiency Class

No data No data

Environmental Impact

0.13T
Running this PC monitor over 5 years will generate 0.13 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
3
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
18.5" 20"
BEST
Display Resolution
 1366 x 768
BEST
 1366 x 768
Contrast Ratio (dynamic)
 50000000:1
 50000000:1
BEST
Display
 LED
 LCD
BEST
 LED
 LCD
3D
 3D
 3D
Supported Graphics Resolutions
 1366 x 768
 1600 x 900
 1366 x 768
 1600 x 900
BEST
Backlight Type
 W-LED
BEST
 W-LED
HD Type
 Not supported
 Not supported
HDCP
 HDCP
Unknown - Click to provide data
Digital Vertical Frequency
Unknown - Click to provide data 55 - 75
Digital Horizontal Frequency
Unknown - Click to provide data 30 - 83
Viewable Size, Vertical
230mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Viewable Size, Horizontal
410mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 16:9
Vertical Scan Range
50 - 76 55 - 75
Horizontal Scan Range
30 - 60 30 - 83
Pixel Pitch
0.3 x 0.3 0.277 x 0.277
Viewing Angle, Vertical
50° 160°
BEST
Viewing Angle, Horizontal
90° 170°
BEST
Contrast Ratio (typical)
 700:1
BEST
 700:1
Display Diagonal (metric)
47cm 50.8cm
BEST
Display Brightness
200 cd/m² 250 cd/m²
BEST
Response Time
5ms 5ms
Native Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 16:9
Display Number of Colours
 16.78 million colours
 16.78 million colours

Ports & Interfaces

DVI-D Ports Quantity
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
VGA (D-Sub) Ports Quantity
1 1
AC (power) in
 AC (power) in
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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

Colour of Product
 Black
 Black

Thin Client

Thin Client Installed
 Thin client installed
 Thin client installed

Ergonomics

Height Adjustment
 Height adjustment
 Height adjustment
Tilt Angle
-5 - 15 -5 - 20
Tilt Adjustment
 Tilt adjustment
Unknown - Click to provide data
Swivelling
 Swivelling
Unknown - Click to provide data
VESA Mounting
 VESA mounting
 VESA mounting
Pivot
 Pivot
Unknown - Click to provide data
Stand-By LED
 Stand-by LED
Unknown - Click to provide data
Power LED
 Power LED
Unknown - Click to provide data

Power

Power Consumption (off)
0.3W
BEST
0.5W
Power Consumption (typical)
15W
BEST
25W
Power Consumption (standby)
0.5W 0.5W
AC Input Frequency
 50
 60
 50/60
 50
 60
 50/60
AC Input Voltage
 24
 240
 90-240
 9
 90
 100
 100-240
 24
 240
 90-240
 9
 90
 100
 100-240

Certificates

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

Weight & Dimensions

Package Weight
2.8kg Unknown - Click to provide data
Package Height
Unknown - Click to provide data 420mm
Package Depth
Unknown - Click to provide data 115mm
Package Width
Unknown - Click to provide data 550mm
Height (with Stand)
Unknown - Click to provide data 363.8mm
Depth (with Stand)
Unknown - Click to provide data 184.9mm
Width (with Stand)
Unknown - Click to provide data 480.9mm
Weight
2.2kg
BEST
2.9kg
Height
336.8mm 295.1mm
Depth
156mm 45mm
Width
437.4mm 480.7mm

Packaging Content

Quick Start Guide
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 Quick start guide
Cables Included
 VGA
 AC
 DVI
 VGA
 AC
 DVI
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