NEC MD211G3 vs Sony LMD-A220

NEC MD211G3
Sony LMD-A220

Top Prices

Newegg UK
Checked 8 hours ago
Factory Outlet Store
Checked 23 hours ago
In stock
Adorama
Checked 15 hours ago
Out of stock
Factory Outlet Store
Checked 23 hours ago
In stock
Adorama
Checked 15 hours ago
Out of stock

Reasons For

2 Reasons For
$139 cheaper
The NEC MD211G3 costs $2,760.99, whereas the Sony LMD-A220 is $2,899.95.
Available from 1 shops
The more stores stock this PC monitor, the greater competition amongst stores to keep prices low.
5 Reasons For
A bit bigger display diagonal Edit
The Sony LMD-A220 has a display diagonal of 21.5", but the NEC MD211G3 is only a 21.3" PC monitor (0.2" 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.

HDCP Edit
The Sony LMD-A220 has an HDCP, but the NEC MD211G3 does not have an HDCP.
2% wider viewing angle, vertical Edit
Sony LMD-A220 is 178° vertical viewing angle. That's 2° wider than the NEC MD211G3 (178°).
Moderately wider viewing angle, horizontal Edit
Sony LMD-A220 is 178° horizontal viewing angle, but the NEC MD211G3 is only a 176° horizontal viewing angle PC monitor (2° narrower).
Built-in speaker(s) Edit
The Sony LMD-A220 has a built-in speaker(s), but the NEC MD211G3 does not have a built-in speaker(s). Read more

Built in speakers allow you to output sound through the monitor without any need for external speakers.

With built in speakers you can use the monitor like a TV for watch videos to listening to music.

Reasons Against

6 Reasons Against
0.2" smaller display diagonal Edit
The NEC MD211G3 has a display diagonal of 21.3", but the Sony LMD-A220 is a 21.5" PC monitor (0.2" 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.

Does not have an HDCP Edit
The NEC MD211G3 does not have an HDCP, whereas the Sony LMD-A220 does.
Narrower viewing angle, vertical Edit
NEC MD211G3 is only 176° vertical viewing angle. That's 2° narrower than the Sony LMD-A220 (178°).
2° narrower viewing angle, horizontal Edit
NEC MD211G3 is only 176° horizontal viewing angle, but the Sony LMD-A220 is a 178° horizontal viewing angle PC monitor (2° wider).
Does not have a built-in speaker(s) Edit
The NEC MD211G3 does not have a built-in speaker(s), whereas the Sony LMD-A220 has a built-in speaker(s). Read more

Built in speakers allow you to output sound through the monitor without any need for external speakers.

With built in speakers you can use the monitor like a TV for watch videos to listening to music.

Over one year older
The NEC MD211G3 is older than the Sony LMD-A220 by 21 months.
2 Reasons Against
$139 more expensive
The Sony LMD-A220 is more expensive than the NEC MD211G3 by $138.96.
Not as many stockists
Only 2 retailers sells the Sony LMD-A220, however 3 retailers sell the NEC MD211G3. 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.

Date Released

53 months Ago 32 months Ago

Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on $ 125.04
Electricity cost - standby $ 9.05
Total running cost $ 134.09
Purchase price $ 2,760.99
Total cost of ownership $ 2,895.08
Details
Electricity cost - switched on $ -
Electricity cost - standby $ -
Total running cost $ -

Energy Efficiency Class

No data No data

Environmental Impact

0.9T
Running this PC monitor over 5 years will generate 0.9 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
23
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.
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Display

Display Diagonal
21.3" 21.5"
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Display Resolution
 1920 x 1080
 1920 x 1080
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Display
 LCD
 LCD
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3D
 3D
Unknown - Click to provide data
Supported Graphics Resolutions
 2048 x 1536 (QXGA)
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
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 2048 x 1536 (QXGA)
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
HD Type
 Full HD
 Full HD
BEST
HDCP
 HDCP
 HDCP
BEST
Digital Horizontal Frequency
31.5 - 126.3 Unknown - Click to provide data
Viewable Size, Vertical
Unknown - Click to provide data 267.8mm
Viewable Size, Horizontal
Unknown - Click to provide data 476.1mm
Aspect Ratio
 4:3
 4:3
Vertical Scan Range
50 - 85 Unknown - Click to provide data
Horizontal Scan Range
31.5 - 126.3 Unknown - Click to provide data
Pixel Pitch
0.2115 x 0.2115 Unknown - Click to provide data
Viewing Angle, Vertical
176° 178°
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Viewing Angle, Horizontal
176° 178°
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Contrast Ratio (typical)
 900:1
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 900:1
Display Diagonal (metric)
54cm Unknown - Click to provide data
Display Technology
 TFT
 TFT
Display Brightness
400 cd/m² Unknown - Click to provide data
Response Time
13ms Unknown - Click to provide data
Native Aspect Ratio
 4:3
 16:9
 4:3
 16:9
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Display Number of Colours
 16.78 million colours
 16.78 million colours

Ports & Interfaces

DC-In Jack
Unknown - Click to provide data
 DC-in jack
Headphone Outputs
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Audio Output
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Audio output
Audio Input
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Audio input
Composite Video Out
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
DisplayPorts Quantity
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Composite Video in
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
USB 2.0 Port
3 Unknown - Click to provide data
HDMI Ports Quantity
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
DVI-D Ports Quantity
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
DVI Port
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
USB Type-A Downstream Ports Quantity
3 Unknown - Click to provide data
USB Hub Version
 USB 2.0
 USB 2.0
AC (power) in
 AC (power) in
Unknown - Click to provide data

Multimedia

Built-In Speaker(s)
 Built-in speaker(s)
 Built-in speaker(s)
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Built-In Camera
 Built-in camera
Unknown - Click to provide data
RMS Rated Power
Unknown - Click to provide data 1W
Number of Loudspeakers
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
TV Tuner Integrated
 TV tuner integrated
Unknown - Click to provide data

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
150mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Height Adjustment
 Height adjustment
Unknown - Click to provide data
Tilt Adjustment
 Tilt adjustment
Unknown - Click to provide data
Swivelling
 Swivelling
Unknown - Click to provide data
Rotating
 Rotating
Unknown - Click to provide data
VESA Mounting
 VESA mounting
 VESA mounting
Pivot
 Pivot
Unknown - Click to provide data
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
 On/off switch
LED Indicators
 LED indicators
 LED indicators

Power

Power Consumption (typical)
105W Unknown - Click to provide data
Power Consumption (standby)
2W Unknown - Click to provide data
Power Consumption (average)
Unknown - Click to provide data 43W
Power Consumption (max)
Unknown - Click to provide data 47W
Input Voltage
 100 - 240
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 100 - 240
AC Input Frequency
 50
 60
 50/60
 50
 60
 50/60
AC Input Voltage
 24
 100
 100-240
 240
 24
 100
 100-240
 240

Operational Conditions

Operating Altitude
0 - 3000 Unknown - Click to provide data
Non-Operating Altitude
0 - 12192 Unknown - Click to provide data
Storage Relative Humidity (H-H)
10 - 85 0 - 90
Operating Relative Humidity (H-H)
30 - 80 30 - 85
Storage Temperature (T-T)
-10 - 60 -20 - 60
Operating Temperature (T-T)
5 - 35 0 - 35

Certificates

Certification
 RoHS
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 RoHS

Weight & Dimensions

Weight With Stand
10.7kg 5.4kg
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Height (with Stand)
377.6mm 360.5mm
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Depth (with Stand)
227.6mm 165mm
BEST
Width (with Stand)
467.8mm
BEST
517.8mm
Weight
7.5kg Unknown - Click to provide data
Height
361.6mm 338mm
Depth
104mm 67.2mm
Width
467.8mm 5,178mm

Packaging Content

Cables Included
 USB
 DVI
 AC
 DisplayPort
 USB
 DVI
 AC
 DisplayPort
Manual
 Manual
Unknown - Click to provide data
User Guide On CD-ROM
 User Guide on CD-ROM
 User Guide on CD-ROM
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