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Eizo ColorEdge CG277 vs NEC MultiSync PA242

Eizo ColorEdge CG277 vs NEC MultiSync PA242

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Eizo ColorEdge CG277
NEC MultiSync PA242

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Reasons For

3 Reasons For
11% bigger display diagonal Edit
The Eizo ColorEdge CG277 is a 27" PC monitor. That's 2.9" bigger than the NEC MultiSync PA242 (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.

2ms faster response time Edit
The Eizo ColorEdge CG277 has a response time of 6ms, but the NEC MultiSync PA242 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.

6 shops are selling it
A greater number of sellers increases the chances of the product remaining in stock and also increases the price competition amongst retailers for this PC monitor.
2 Reasons For
Cheaper by $1,392
The NEC MultiSync PA242 costs $1,391.99 less than the Eizo ColorEdge CG277.
14% cheaper to run
Over five years the NEC MultiSync PA242 is $12.06 cheaper to run than the Eizo ColorEdge CG277. Read more

Reasons Against

2 Reasons Against
More expensive by $1,392
The Eizo ColorEdge CG277 is $1,391.99 more expensive than the NEC MultiSync PA242.
$12.06 more expensive to run over five years
The running costs over five years of the Eizo ColorEdge CG277 are $86.47 which is $12.06 more than the NEC MultiSync PA242. Show assumptions.
4 Reasons Against
13% smaller display diagonal Edit
The NEC MultiSync PA242 is a 24.1" PC monitor. That's 2.9" smaller than the Eizo ColorEdge CG277 (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.

Slower response time Edit
The NEC MultiSync PA242 has a response time of 8ms, but the Eizo ColorEdge CG277 is a 6ms response time PC monitor (2ms faster). 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.

Less retailers
The NEC MultiSync PA242 is only stocked by 1 store, whereas the Eizo ColorEdge CG277 is stocked by 7 stores. Read more
Fewer numbers of shops reduces the price competition amongst retailers for the product and also reduces the chances of this PC monitor remaining in stock.
Older by nine months
The NEC MultiSync PA242 is nine months older than the Eizo ColorEdge CG277.

Awards

4 Awards
alphr.com: Recommended
digifotopro.nl: Platinum
Ephotozine: Highly Recommended
Trusted Reviews: Recommended
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Average User Rating

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Date Released

39 months Ago 48 months Ago

Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on $ 86.47
Electricity cost - standby $ -
Total running cost $ 86.47
Purchase price $ 2,190.99
Total cost of ownership $ 2,277.46
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Electricity cost - switched on $ 74.41
Electricity cost - standby $ -
Total running cost $ 74.41
Purchase price $ 799.00
Total cost of ownership $ 873.41
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Energy Efficiency Class

No data

Environmental Impact

0.55T
Running this PC monitor over 5 years will generate 0.55 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
14
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.
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.

Display

Display Diagonal
27"
BEST
24.1"
Display Resolution
 1920 x 1200
 1920 x 1200
BEST
Display
 LED
 LED
3D
 3D
 3D
Monitor Display Area
684 Unknown - Click to provide data
Supported Graphics Resolutions
 2560 x 1440
 1920 x 1200 (WUXGA)
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
 1600 x 1200 (UXGA)
 1280 x 1024 (SXGA)
 1280 x 960
 1152 x 870
 1152 x 864 (XGA+)
 1280 x 720 (HD 720)
 1024 x 768 (XGA)
 832 x 624
 800 x 600 (SVGA)
 720 x 576
 720 x 480
 640 x 480 (VGA)
 720 x 400
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 2560 x 1440
 1920 x 1200 (WUXGA)
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
 1600 x 1200 (UXGA)
 1280 x 1024 (SXGA)
 1280 x 960
 1152 x 870
 1152 x 864 (XGA+)
 1280 x 720 (HD 720)
 1024 x 768 (XGA)
 832 x 624
 800 x 600 (SVGA)
 720 x 576
 720 x 480
 640 x 480 (VGA)
 720 x 400
Backlight Type
 RGB-LED
 RGB-LED
BEST
HDCP
 HDCP
Unknown - Click to provide data
Display SRGB
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Display sRGB
Digital Vertical Frequency
Unknown - Click to provide data 50 - 85
Digital Horizontal Frequency
Unknown - Click to provide data 31.5 - 91.1
Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 16:9
Pixel Pitch
0.2331 x 0.2331 Unknown - Click to provide data
Viewing Angle, Vertical
178° 178°
Viewing Angle, Horizontal
178° 178°
Contrast Ratio (typical)
 1000:1
 1000:1
Display Diagonal (metric)
68.6cm
BEST
61.1cm
Display Technology
 IPS
 IPS
Display Brightness
300 cd/m² 340 cd/m²
BEST
Response Time
6ms
BEST
8ms
DDC/CI
Unknown - Click to provide data
 DDC/CI
Screen Shape
 Flat
 Flat
Native Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 16:10
 16:9
 16:10
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Colours
 16.78 million colours
 1.073 billion colours
 16.78 million colours
 1.073 billion colours

Ports & Interfaces

DC-In Jack
 DC-in jack
Unknown - Click to provide data
DisplayPort
1 1
HDMI Port
1 1
DVI-D Port
1 1
VGA (D-Sub) Port
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
DVI Port
1 1
USB Type-A Downstream Port
2 3
BEST
USB Hub Version
 USB 2.0
 USB 2.0
Upstream Port
Unknown - Click to provide data 2
Built-In USB Hub
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Built-in USB hub

Multimedia

Built-In Speaker(s)
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Built-in speaker(s)
Built-In Camera
 Built-in camera
 Built-in camera
TV Tuner Integrated
 TV tuner integrated
 TV tuner integrated

Design

Colour
 Black
 Black

Performance

Operating Systems Supported (Windows)
 Windows 8
 Windows 8

Thin Client

Thin Client Installed
Unknown - Click to provide data
 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

Picture-in-Picture Support
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Picture-in-Picture support
Pivot Angle
0 - 90 0 - 90
Height Adjustment
151.5mm
BEST
150mm
Height Adjustment
 Height adjustment
 Height adjustment
Tilt Angle
0 - 25 -5 - 30
Tilt Adjustment
 Tilt adjustment
 Tilt adjustment
Swivelling
 Swivelling
 Swivelling
Swivel Angle Range
0 - 344 -45 - 45
VESA Mounting
Unknown - Click to provide data
 VESA mounting
Pivot
 Pivot
 Pivot
Plug & Play
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Plug & 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
 On/off switch
On Screen Display (OSD)
 On Screen Display (OSD)
 On Screen Display (OSD)
LED Indicators
Unknown - Click to provide data
 LED indicators

Power

Power Management
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Power management
Energy Efficiency Class
 C
 C
BEST
Power Consumption (PowerSave)
0.7W
BEST
2W
Power Consumption (typical)
43W 37W
BEST
Annual Energy Consumption
Unknown - Click to provide data 54kWh
Power Consumption (max)
99W 56W
BEST
AC Input Frequency
 50
 60
 50/60
 50
 60
 50/60
AC Input Voltage
 100
 120
 12
 100-120
 24
 100-240
 240
 100
 120
 12
 100-120
 24
 100-240
 240

Operational Conditions

Operating Relative Humidity (H-H)
Unknown - Click to provide data 20 - 80
Operating Temperature (T-T)
Unknown - Click to provide data 5 - 35

Certificates

Certification
 RoHS
 MPR II
 TCO
 RoHS
 MPR II
 TCO
BEST

Weight & Dimensions

Bezel Width (bottom)
Unknown - Click to provide data 18.2mm
Bezel Width (top)
Unknown - Click to provide data 18.2mm
Bezel Width (side)
Unknown - Click to provide data 18.2mm
Weight With Stand
12.8kg 10.6kg
BEST
Height (with Stand)
576.5mm 378mm
BEST
Depth (with Stand)
281.5mm 227.6mm
BEST
Width (with Stand)
646mm 556.8mm
BEST
Weight
8.8kg 7.4kg
BEST
Height
Unknown - Click to provide data 362.4mm
Depth
Unknown - Click to provide data 85mm
Width
646mm 556.8mm

Packaging Content

Quick Start Guide
 Quick start guide
 Quick start guide
Cables Included
 DVI
 DisplayPort
 DVI
 DisplayPort
BEST
Manual
 Manual
 Manual

Other Features

Power Consumption (economy Mode)
Unknown - Click to provide data 28W

Technical Details

ECO Mode
Unknown - Click to provide data
 ECO mode
Light Sensor
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
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