Benq RL2755 vs LG 25UM55

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Benq RL2755
LG 25UM55

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Reasons For

5 Reasons For
8% bigger display diagonal Edit
The Benq RL2755 is a 27" PC monitor. That's 2" bigger than the LG 25UM55 (25"). 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.

Brighter display brightness Edit
The Benq RL2755 is a 300 cd/m² display brightness PC monitor. That's 50 cd/m² brighter than the LG 25UM55 (250 cd/m²).
4ms faster response time Edit
The Benq RL2755 has a response time of 1ms, whereas the LG 25UM55 is a 5ms response time PC monitor (4ms 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.

$10.35 cheaper to run
Over five years the Benq RL2755 is $10.35 cheaper to run than the LG 25UM55. Read more
Considerably better user reviews
The average user review score of the Benq RL2755 is 94%, but the average rating of the LG 25UM55 is 76% (based on 11 reviews).
5 Reasons For
Wider viewing angle, vertical Edit
LG 25UM55 is 178° vertical viewing angle. That's 18° wider than the Benq RL2755 (178°).
8° wider viewing angle, horizontal Edit
LG 25UM55 is 178° horizontal viewing angle, but the Benq RL2755 is only a 170° horizontal viewing angle PC monitor (8° narrower).
Larger color gamut Edit
The LG 25UM55 is a 99% color gamut PC monitor. That's 27% larger than the Benq RL2755 (99%).
48% lighter Edit
The LG 25UM55 is a 3.7kg weight PC monitor. That's 1.8kg lighter than the Benq RL2755 (3.7kg).
Expert reviews are a lot better
The LG 25UM55 has an average expert review score of 94% based on 1 review, but the Benq RL2755 has an average rating of 75% (based on 16 reviews).

Reasons Against

5 Reasons Against
Narrower viewing angle, vertical Edit
Benq RL2755 is only 160° vertical viewing angle, but the LG 25UM55 is a 178° vertical viewing angle PC monitor (18° wider).
5% narrower viewing angle, horizontal Edit
Benq RL2755 is only 170° horizontal viewing angle. That's 8° narrower than the LG 25UM55 (178°).
27% smaller color gamut Edit
The Benq RL2755 has a color gamut of 72%, but the LG 25UM55 is a 99% color gamut PC monitor (27% larger).
A lot heavier Edit
The Benq RL2755 has a weight of 5.5kg, but the LG 25UM55 is a 3.7kg weight PC monitor (1.8kg lighter).
Expert review Rating is considerably Worse
The Benq RL2755 only has an average expert score of 75%, but the LG 25UM55 has an average expert rating of 94% (based on 1 review).
7 Reasons Against
2" smaller display diagonal Edit
The LG 25UM55 has a display diagonal of 25", but the Benq RL2755 is a 27" PC monitor (2" 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.

Dimmer display brightness Edit
The LG 25UM55 has a display brightness of 250 cd/m², but the Benq RL2755 is a 300 cd/m² display brightness PC monitor (50 cd/m² brighter).
80% slower response time Edit
The LG 25UM55 is a 5ms response time PC monitor. That's 4ms slower than the Benq RL2755 (5ms). 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.

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Six months older
The LG 25UM55 is older than the Benq RL2755 by six months.
More expensive to run over five years by 36%
The LG 25UM55 costs $39.18 to run which is $10.35 more to run than the Benq RL2755 over five years. Show assumptions.
A lot Lower user review Score
The LG 25UM55 only has an average user rating of 76%, but the Benq RL2755 has an average user rating of 94% (based on 103 reviews).

Awards

2 Awards
hardwareheaven.com: Recommended
kitguru.net: Worth Considering
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Average Expert Rating

Average User Rating

Date Released

25 months Ago 31 months Ago

Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on $ 28.83
Electricity cost - standby $ -
Total running cost $ 28.83
Purchase price $ 284.99
Total cost of ownership $ 313.82
Details
Electricity cost - switched on $ 36.92
Electricity cost - standby $ 2.26
Total running cost $ 39.18

Energy Efficiency Class

No data No data

Environmental Impact

0.19T
Running this PC monitor over 5 years will generate 0.19 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
5
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.
0.26T
Running this PC monitor over 5 years will generate 0.26 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"
BEST
25"
Display Resolution
 1920 x 1080
BEST
 1920 x 1080
Contrast Ratio (dynamic)
 12000000:1
BEST
 12000000:1
Display
 LED
 LED
3D
 3D
Unknown - Click to provide data
Supported Graphics Resolutions
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
 2560 x 1080
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
 2560 x 1080
BEST
Display Surface
 Matt
 Matt
Supported Video Modes
 1080p
BEST
 1080p
HD Type
 Full HD
BEST
 Full HD
HDCP
 HDCP
 HDCP
Display SRGB
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Display sRGB
Digital Vertical Frequency
50 - 76 50 - 75
Digital Horizontal Frequency
30 - 83 30 - 90
Viewable Size, Vertical
336.15mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Viewable Size, Horizontal
597.6mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 16:9
Pixel Pitch
0.311 x 0.311 0.2286 x 0.2286
Viewing Angle, Vertical
160° 178°
BEST
Viewing Angle, Horizontal
170° 178°
BEST
Contrast Ratio (typical)
 1000:1
 1000:1
Display Technology
 TN
 TN
Display Brightness
300 cd/m²
BEST
250 cd/m²
Response Time
1ms
BEST
5ms
DDC/CI
Unknown - Click to provide data
 DDC/CI
Color Gamut
72% 99%
BEST
Native Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 21:9
 16:9
 21:9
Display Number of Colours
 16.78 million colours
 16.78 million colours

Ports & Interfaces

DC-In Jack
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 DC-in jack
Headphone Out
 Headphone out
 Headphone out
Headphone Outputs
1 1
Audio Input
 Audio input
Unknown - Click to provide data
DisplayPorts Quantity
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
HDMI Ports Quantity
2 2
VGA (D-Sub) Ports Quantity
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
DVI Port
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
AC (power) in
 AC (power) in
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
RMS Rated Power
4W Unknown - Click to provide data
Number of Loudspeakers
2 Unknown - Click to provide data
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

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

Height Adjustment
 Height adjustment
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Tilt Angle
-5 - 15 -5 - 20
Tilt Adjustment
 Tilt adjustment
 Tilt adjustment
VESA Mounting
 VESA mounting
 VESA mounting
Plug and Play
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Plug and Play
Stand-By LED
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Stand-by LED
Power LED
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Power LED
On/off Switch
 On/off switch
Unknown - Click to provide data
Number of OSD Languages
17 Unknown - Click to provide data
On Screen Display (OSD)
 On Screen Display (OSD)
Unknown - Click to provide data
LED Indicators
 LED indicators
 LED indicators

Power

Power Consumption (PowerSave)
0.5W 0.5W
Power Consumption (off)
Unknown - Click to provide data 0.5W
Power Consumption (typical)
24.21W
BEST
31W
Power Consumption (standby)
Unknown - Click to provide data 0.5W
AC Input Voltage
 90-264
 9
 90
 24
 100
 100-240
 240
 90-264
 9
 90
 24
 100
 100-240
 240

Certificates

Certification
 RoHS
 RoHS
BEST
Energy Star Certified
 Energy Star certified
Unknown - Click to provide data
EPEAT Compliance
 Gold
 Gold

Weight & Dimensions

Package Weight
Unknown - Click to provide data 5.5kg
Package Height
Unknown - Click to provide data 132mm
Package Depth
Unknown - Click to provide data 355.6mm
Package Width
Unknown - Click to provide data 683.26mm
Weight With Stand
Unknown - Click to provide data 4kg
Height (with Stand)
Unknown - Click to provide data 383.54mm
Depth (with Stand)
Unknown - Click to provide data 187.96mm
Width (with Stand)
Unknown - Click to provide data 609.6mm
Weight
5.5kg 3.7kg
BEST
Height
478mm 287mm
Depth
213mm 55.88mm
Width
639mm 609.6mm

Packaging Content

Quick Start Guide
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 Quick start guide
Cables Included
 HDMI
 AC
 HDMI
 AC
Manual
 Manual
 Manual
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