Benq SW2700PT vs DELL P2715Q

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Benq SW2700PT

Top Prices

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In stock

Reasons For

4 Reasons For
80% faster response time Edit
The Benq SW2700PT is a 5ms response time PC monitor. That's 4ms faster than the DELL P2715Q (9ms). 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.

Available from 5 shops
A greater number of stores increases the price competition amongst retailers for this PC monitor and also increases the chances of the product remaining in stock.
Cheaper to run by $55.31
The Benq SW2700PT only costs $43.70 to run over five years however the DELL P2715Q costs $99.01 to run (127% more). Read more
Five more awards
The Benq SW2700PT has 6 awards, but the DELL P2715Q has 1 award.
6 Reasons For
Two displayPorts quantitys Edit
The DELL P2715Q is a two displayPorts quantity PC monitor, whereas the Benq SW2700PT only has one displayPorts quantity.
One more USB Type-A downstream ports quantity Edit
The number of USB Type-A downstream ports quantitys on the DELL P2715Q is four, but the Benq SW2700PT only has three USB Type-A downstream ports quantitys.
Significantly lighter Edit
The DELL P2715Q has a weight of 5kg, whereas the Benq SW2700PT is an 8.3kg weight PC monitor (3.3kg heavier).
Cheaper by $120
The DELL P2715Q is $120 cheaper than the Benq SW2700PT.
Better selling
The DELL P2715Q ranks No. 123 by number of sales, whereas the Benq SW2700PT ranks No. 1896.
Better user reviews
The average user review score of the DELL P2715Q is 88% based on 117 reviews, whereas the average rating of the Benq SW2700PT is 81% (based on 18 reviews).

Reasons Against

6 Reasons Against
One less displayPorts quantity Edit
The Benq SW2700PT is a one displayPorts quantity PC monitor, whereas the DELL P2715Q only has two displayPorts quantitys.
Only three USB Type-A downstream ports quantitys Edit
The number of USB Type-A downstream ports quantitys on the Benq SW2700PT is three, but the DELL P2715Q only has four USB Type-A downstream ports quantitys.
40% heavier Edit
The Benq SW2700PT is an 8.3kg weight PC monitor. That's 3.3kg heavier than the DELL P2715Q (5kg).
$120 more expensive
The Benq SW2700PT is more expensive than the DELL P2715Q by $120.
Worse selling
The Benq SW2700PT ranks No. 1896 by sales volume, whereas the DELL P2715Q ranks No. 123.
Lower user review Score
The average user rating of the Benq SW2700PT is 81%, whereas the average user rating of the DELL P2715Q is 88% (based on 117 reviews).
5 Reasons Against
A lot slower response time Edit
The DELL P2715Q has a response time of 9ms, however the Benq SW2700PT is a 5ms response time PC monitor (4ms 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.

Fewer sellers
The DELL P2715Q is only stocked by 9 retailers, but the Benq SW2700PT is stocked by 14 shops. Read more
The fewer the number of shops that stock the product, the lower the competition amongst shops to keep prices low.
Older by six months
The DELL P2715Q is six months older than the Benq SW2700PT.
Higher running costs over five years by $55.31
Over five years the DELL P2715Q costs $99.01 to run which is $55.31 more to run than the Benq SW2700PT. Show assumptions.
Five less awards
The DELL P2715Q has only received 1 award, but the Benq SW2700PT has received 6 awards.

Awards

6 Awards
cnews.cz: Smart Buy
Digitaltrends.com: Recommended Product
focus-numerique.fr: Recommended
HEXUS.net: Recommended
tomshardware.co.uk: Editor's Choice
tomshardware.com: Editor's Choice
1 Award
Digitaltrends.com: Editor's Choice

Average Expert Rating

Average User Rating

Date Released

20 months Ago 26 months Ago

Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on $ 43.70
Electricity cost - standby $ -
Total running cost $ 43.70
Purchase price $ 599.00
Total cost of ownership $ 642.70
Details
Electricity cost - switched on $ 97.07
Electricity cost - standby $ 1.94
Total running cost $ 99.01
Purchase price $ 479.00
Total cost of ownership $ 578.01
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Energy Efficiency Class

No data No data

Environmental Impact

0.29T
Running this PC monitor over 5 years will generate 0.29 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
7
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.
0.65T
Running this PC monitor over 5 years will generate 0.65 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
17
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.

Display

Display Diagonal
27" 27"
Contrast Ratio (dynamic)
 20000000:1
BEST
 20000000:1
Display
 LCD
 LED
 LCD
 LED
BEST
3D
Unknown - Click to provide data
 3D
Supported Graphics Resolutions
 3840 x 2160
 3840 x 2160
BEST
Supported Video Modes
 2160p
 2160p
BEST
HD Type
 4K Ultra HD
 4K Ultra HD
BEST
HDCP
 HDCP
Unknown - Click to provide data
Viewable Size, Vertical
Unknown - Click to provide data 335.66mm
Viewable Size, Horizontal
Unknown - Click to provide data 596.74mm
Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 16:9
Vertical Scan Range
50 - 76 Unknown - Click to provide data
Pixel Pitch
Unknown - Click to provide data 0.1554 x 0.1554
Display Colour Count
1,070M 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)
Unknown - Click to provide data 68.47cm
Display Technology
 IPS
 IPS
Display Brightness
350 cd/m² 350 cd/m²
Response Time
5ms
BEST
9ms
Color Gamut
99% Unknown - Click to provide data
Native Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 16:9
Display Number of Colours
 1.073 billion colours
 1.073 billion colours

Ports & Interfaces

Headphone Out
 Headphone out
Unknown - Click to provide data
Audio Output
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Audio output
DisplayPorts Quantity
1 2
BEST
USB 3.0 Port
3 Unknown - Click to provide data
HDMI Ports Quantity
1 1
Mini DisplayPorts Quantity
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
DVI Port
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
USB Type-A Downstream Ports Quantity
3 4
BEST
USB Hub Version
 USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1)
 USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1)
AC (power) in
Unknown - Click to provide data
 AC (power) in

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

Feet Colour
 Black
 Black
Colour of Product
 Black
 Black

Performance

Card Reader Integrated
 Card reader integrated
Unknown - Click to provide data

Thin Client

Thin Client Installed
 Thin client installed
 Thin client installed

Ergonomics

Height Adjustment
130mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Height Adjustment
 Height adjustment
 Height adjustment
Tilt Angle
-3.5 - 20 Unknown - Click to provide data
Tilt Adjustment
 Tilt adjustment
 Tilt adjustment
Swivelling
 Swivelling
 Swivelling
Swivel Angle Range
-35 - 35 Unknown - Click to provide data
Cable Lock Slot
 Cable lock slot
Unknown - Click to provide data
VESA Mounting
 VESA mounting
 VESA mounting
Pivot
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Pivot
Stand-By LED
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Stand-by LED
Power LED
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Power LED
On/off Switch
Unknown - Click to provide data
 On/off switch
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

Input Current
Unknown - Click to provide data 1.8A
Power Consumption (PowerSave)
0.5W Unknown - Click to provide data
Power Consumption (off)
0.3W Unknown - Click to provide data
Power Consumption (typical)
36.7W
BEST
50W
Power Consumption (standby)
Unknown - Click to provide data 0.5W
Power Consumption (max)
Unknown - Click to provide data 95W
AC Input Frequency
 50
 60
 50/60
 50
 60
 50/60
AC Input Voltage
 90-264
 9
 90
 24
 100
 100-240
 240
 90-264
 9
 90
 24
 100
 100-240
 240

Operational Conditions

Operating Altitude
Unknown - Click to provide data 0 - 5000
Non-Operating Altitude
Unknown - Click to provide data 0 - 12192
Storage Relative Humidity (H-H)
Unknown - Click to provide data 5 - 90
Operating Relative Humidity (H-H)
Unknown - Click to provide data 10 - 80
Storage Temperature (T-T)
Unknown - Click to provide data -20 - 60
Operating Temperature (T-T)
Unknown - Click to provide data 0 - 35

Certificates

Certification
 RoHS
 TCO
 RoHS
 TCO
BEST
Energy Star Certified
 Energy Star certified
 Energy Star certified
EPEAT Compliance
 Gold
 Gold

Weight & Dimensions

Package Weight
11.9kg 10.7kg
BEST
Weight With Stand
9.2kg Unknown - Click to provide data
Height (with Stand)
566.7mm 423.86mm
BEST
Depth (with Stand)
322.8mm 203.86mm
BEST
Width (with Stand)
652.8mm 640.74mm
BEST
Weight
8.3kg 5kg
BEST
Height
396.7mm 379.66mm
Depth
211.4mm 51.5mm
Width
652.8mm 640.74mm

Packaging Content

Quick Start Guide
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Quick start guide
Cables Included
 USB
 AC
 DisplayPort
 USB
 AC
 DisplayPort
BEST
Manual
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Manual
Feedback