Benq GL2760 vs Samsung S27D390

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Benq GL2760
Samsung S27D390

Top Prices

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Reasons For

6 Reasons For
2x faster response time Edit
The Benq GL2760 has a response time of 2ms, however the Samsung S27D390 is a 5ms response time PC monitor (3ms 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.

Ethernet LAN Edit
The Benq GL2760 has an ethernet LAN, however the Samsung S27D390 does not have an ethernet LAN.
VESA mounting Edit
The Benq GL2760 supports VESA mounting, but the Samsung S27D390 does not support VESA mounting.
Cheaper by $229
The Benq GL2760 is $228.96 cheaper than the Samsung S27D390.
4 shops are selling it
A greater number of sellers increases the price competition amongst retailers for the product and also increases the chances of this PC monitor remaining in stock.
Better user reviews
Based on 204 user reviews, the average review score of the Benq GL2760 is 90%, whereas the average rating of the Samsung S27D390 is 84% (based on 69 reviews).
5 Reasons For
Wider viewing angle, vertical Edit
Samsung S27D390 is 178° vertical viewing angle. That's 18° wider than the Benq GL2760 (178°).
Marginally wider viewing angle, horizontal Edit
Samsung S27D390 is 178° horizontal viewing angle, but the Benq GL2760 is only a 170° horizontal viewing angle PC monitor (8° narrower).
$6.97 cheaper to run
The Samsung S27D390 is $6.97 cheaper to run than the Benq GL2760 over five years. Read more
More popular
The Samsung S27D390 is a more popular choice amongst buyers. It ranks No. 5567 by sales volume in our PC monitors, but the Benq GL2760 ranks No. 47774.
Expert reviews are appreciably better
Based on 6 expert reviews, the Samsung S27D390 has an average review score of 74%, but the Benq GL2760 has an average rating of 60% (based on 1 review).

Reasons Against

6 Reasons Against
18° narrower viewing angle, vertical Edit
The Benq GL2760 is a 160° vertical viewing angle PC monitor, whereas the Samsung S27D390 is a 178° vertical viewing angle PC monitor (18° wider).
Narrower viewing angle, horizontal Edit
The Benq GL2760 is a 170° horizontal viewing angle PC monitor. That's 8° narrower than the Samsung S27D390 (178°).
Older by one month
The Benq GL2760 is one month older than the Samsung S27D390.
$6.97 more expensive to run over five years
The Benq GL2760 costs $34.53 to run which is $6.97 more to run than the Samsung S27D390 over five years. Show assumptions.
Less popular
The Benq GL2760 is a less popular choice amongst buyers. It ranks No. 47774 by number of sales in our PC monitors, whereas the Samsung S27D390 ranks No. 5567.
Expert review Rating is much Worse
The average expert rating of the Benq GL2760 is only 60%, whereas the average expert rating of the Samsung S27D390 is 74% (based on 6 reviews).
6 Reasons Against
Slower response time Edit
The Samsung S27D390 is a 5ms response time PC monitor. That's 3ms slower than the Benq GL2760 (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.

Does not have an ethernet LAN Edit
The Samsung S27D390 does not have an ethernet LAN, however the Benq GL2760 has an ethernet LAN.
Does not support VESA mounting Edit
The Samsung S27D390 does not support VESA mounting, but the Benq GL2760 supports VESA mounting.
$229 more expensive
The Samsung S27D390 is more expensive than the Benq GL2760 by $228.96.
Not as many stockists
Only 2 retailers sells the Samsung S27D390, however 6 stores sell the Benq GL2760. Read more
Smaller numbers of retailers reduces the chances of this PC monitor remaining in stock and also reduces the price competition amongst retailers for the product.
Lower user review Score
The Samsung S27D390 has an average user rating of 84%, but the Benq GL2760 has an average user rating of 90% (based on 204 reviews).

Awards

No awards found 2 Awards
Digitaltrends.com: Recommended Product
ua.gecid.com: Original Design

Average Expert Rating

Average User Rating

Date Released

34 months Ago 33 months Ago

Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on $ 34.53
Electricity cost - standby $ -
Total running cost $ 34.53
Purchase price $ 121.99
Total cost of ownership $ 156.52
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Electricity cost - switched on $ 26.20
Electricity cost - standby $ 1.36
Total running cost $ 27.56
Purchase price $ 350.95
Total cost of ownership $ 378.51
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Energy Efficiency Class

No data No data

Environmental Impact

0.23T
Running this PC monitor over 5 years will generate 0.23 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
6
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.

Display

Display Diagonal
27" 27"
Display Resolution
 1920 x 1080
 1920 x 1080
Contrast Ratio (dynamic)
 12000000:1
BEST
 12000000:1
Display
 LED
 LED
3D
Unknown - Click to provide data
 3D
Supported Graphics Resolutions
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
Display Surface
 Gloss
 Gloss
HD Type
 Full HD
 Full HD
HDCP
 HDCP
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Mobile High-Definition Link (MHL)
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Mobile High-Definition Link (MHL)
Pixel Pitch
0.311 x 0.311 Unknown - Click to provide data
Viewing Angle, Vertical
160° 178°
BEST
Viewing Angle, Horizontal
170° 178°
BEST
Contrast Ratio (typical)
 1000:1
 1000:1
Display Diagonal (metric)
68.58cm Unknown - Click to provide data
Display Technology
 TN
 TN
Display Brightness
300 cd/m² 300 cd/m²
Response Time
2ms
BEST
5ms
Display Number of Colours
 16.78 million colours
 16.78 million colours
Dynamic Contrast Ratio Marketing Name
 Mega Contrast
 Mega Contrast

Ports & Interfaces

Headphone Out
 Headphone out
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Headphone Outputs
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
HDMI Ports Quantity
1 1
VGA (D-Sub) Ports Quantity
1 1
DVI Port
1 Unknown - Click to provide data

Multimedia

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

Design

Colour of Product
 Black
 Black

Performance

Card Reader Integrated
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Card reader integrated
Mac Operating Systems Supported
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Mac operating systems supported

Thin Client

Thin Client Installed
 Thin client installed
 Thin client installed

Networking

Ethernet LAN
 Ethernet LAN
BEST
 Ethernet LAN
Wi-Fi
 Wi-Fi
 Wi-Fi
Bluetooth
 Bluetooth
 Bluetooth

Ergonomics

Height Adjustment
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Height adjustment
Tilt Angle
-5 - 20 Unknown - Click to provide data
Tilt Adjustment
 Tilt adjustment
 Tilt adjustment
VESA Mounting
 VESA mounting
BEST
 VESA mounting
Plug and Play
 Plug and Play
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
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
Unknown - Click to provide data

Power

Energy Efficiency Class
 A+
 A+
Power Consumption (typical)
29W 22W
BEST
Power Consumption (standby)
Unknown - Click to provide data 0.3W
AC Input Frequency
 50
 60
 50/60
 50
 60
 50/60
AC Input Voltage
 24
 100
 100-240
 240
 24
 100
 100-240
 240

Certificates

Energy Star Certified
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 Energy Star certified

Weight & Dimensions

Package Weight
Unknown - Click to provide data 6kg
Package Height
Unknown - Click to provide data 437mm
Package Depth
Unknown - Click to provide data 132mm
Package Width
Unknown - Click to provide data 694mm
Weight With Stand
Unknown - Click to provide data 4.7kg
Height (with Stand)
641mm 453mm
BEST
Depth (with Stand)
215mm 209.8mm
BEST
Width (with Stand)
488mm
BEST
625.2mm
Weight
Unknown - Click to provide data 4.3kg
Height
Unknown - Click to provide data 376.3mm
Depth
Unknown - Click to provide data 79.6mm
Width
488mm 625.2mm

Packaging Content

Quick Start Guide
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 Quick start guide
Cables Included
 VGA
 VGA
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