Acer V226HQL vs DELL S2240L

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Acer V226HQL
DELL S2240L

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Reasons For

2 Reasons For
A lot faster response time Edit
The Acer V226HQL has a response time of 5ms, whereas the DELL S2240L is a 7ms 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.

$2.01 cheaper to run
Over five years the Acer V226HQL is $2.01 cheaper to run than the DELL S2240L. Read more
5 Reasons For
Wider viewing angle, vertical Edit
DELL S2240L is 178° vertical viewing angle, but the Acer V226HQL is only a 160° vertical viewing angle PC monitor (18° narrower).
5% wider viewing angle, horizontal Edit
DELL S2240L is 178° horizontal viewing angle. That's 8° wider than the Acer V226HQL (178°).
Bigger display diagonal (metric) Edit
DELL S2240L is 54.62cm display diagonal. That's 0.019999999999996cm bigger than the Acer V226HQL (54.62cm).
Lighter Edit
The DELL S2240L has a weight of 2.6kg, but the Acer V226HQL is a 3.2kg weight PC monitor (640g heavier).
Considerably better user reviews
The average user review score of the DELL S2240L is 96%, but the average rating of the Acer V226HQL is 86% (based on 39 reviews).

Reasons Against

5 Reasons Against
Narrower viewing angle, vertical Edit
Acer V226HQL is only 160° vertical viewing angle, but the DELL S2240L is a 178° vertical viewing angle PC monitor (18° wider).
5% narrower viewing angle, horizontal Edit
Acer V226HQL is only 170° horizontal viewing angle. That's 8° narrower than the DELL S2240L (178°).
Smaller display diagonal (metric) Edit
Acer V226HQL is only 54.6cm display diagonal. That's 0.019999999999996cm smaller than the DELL S2240L (54.62cm).
Heavier Edit
The Acer V226HQL has a weight of 3.2kg, but the DELL S2240L is a 2.6kg weight PC monitor (640g lighter).
User review Rating is considerably Worse
The Acer V226HQL has an average user score of 86%, but the DELL S2240L has an average user rating of 96% (based on 29 reviews).
4 Reasons Against
A lot slower response time Edit
The DELL S2240L has a response time of 7ms, whereas the Acer V226HQL is a 5ms 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.

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Older by two months
The DELL S2240L is two months older than the Acer V226HQL.
Higher running costs over five years by $2.01
Over five years the running costs of the DELL S2240L are $23.70 which is $2.01 more than the Acer V226HQL. Show assumptions.

Average Expert Rating

No reviews found

Average User Rating

Date Released

27 months Ago 29 months Ago

Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on $ 19.65
Electricity cost - standby $ 2.04
Total running cost $ 21.69
Purchase price $ 98.50
Total cost of ownership $ 120.19
Details
Electricity cost - switched on $ 21.44
Electricity cost - standby $ 2.26
Total running cost $ 23.70

Energy Efficiency Class

No data

Environmental Impact

0.14T
Running this PC monitor over 5 years will generate 0.14 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
4
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.
0.16T
Running this PC monitor over 5 years will generate 0.16 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
4
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.

Display

Display Diagonal
21.5" 21.5"
Display Resolution
 1920 x 1080
 1920 x 1080
Contrast Ratio (dynamic)
 100000000:1
BEST
 100000000:1
Display
 LED
 LED
Supported Graphics Resolutions
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
Supported Video Modes
 1080p
BEST
 1080p
HD Type
 Full HD
 Full HD
HDCP
 HDCP
Unknown - Click to provide data
Viewable Size, Vertical
Unknown - Click to provide data 267.78mm
Viewable Size, Horizontal
Unknown - Click to provide data 476.06mm
Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 16:9
Pixel Pitch
Unknown - Click to provide data 0.248 x 0.248
Viewing Angle, Vertical
160° 178°
BEST
Viewing Angle, Horizontal
170° 178°
BEST
Contrast Ratio (typical)
 1000:1
 1000:1
BEST
Display Diagonal (metric)
54.6cm 54.62cm
BEST
Display Technology
 TN+Film
 TN+Film
Display Brightness
250 cd/m² 250 cd/m²
Response Time
5ms
BEST
7ms
Color Gamut
Unknown - Click to provide data 82%
Native Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 16:9
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
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)
 Built-in speaker(s)
Unknown - Click to provide data
Built-In Camera
 Built-in camera
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
 Ethernet LAN
 Ethernet LAN
Wi-Fi
 Wi-Fi
 Wi-Fi
Bluetooth
 Bluetooth
 Bluetooth

Ergonomics

Height Adjustment
 Height adjustment
Unknown - Click to provide data
Tilt Angle
-5 - 25 Unknown - Click to provide data
Tilt Adjustment
 Tilt adjustment
 Tilt adjustment
Swivelling
 Swivelling
Unknown - Click to provide data
Cable Lock Slot
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Cable lock slot
VESA Mounting
 VESA mounting
Unknown - Click to provide data
Plug and Play
 Plug and Play
 Plug and Play
Stand-By LED
 Stand-by LED
 Stand-by LED
Power LED
 Power LED
 Power LED
On/off Switch
 On/off switch
 On/off switch
LED Indicators
 LED indicators
 LED indicators

Power

Energy Efficiency Class
 B
BEST
 B
Power Consumption (off)
0.35W Unknown - Click to provide data
Power Consumption (typical)
16.5W
BEST
18W
Power Consumption (standby)
0.45W
BEST
0.5W
Annual Energy Consumption
32kWh Unknown - Click to provide data
AC Input Frequency
 50
 60
 50/60
 50
 60
 50/60
AC Input Voltage
 110
 220
 110-220
 24
 100
 100-240
 240
 110
 220
 110-220
 24
 100
 100-240
 240

Certificates

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

Weight & Dimensions

Package Weight
Unknown - Click to provide data 4.6kg
Weight With Stand
3.7kg
BEST
3.7kg
Height (with Stand)
390.5mm 380.2mm
BEST
Depth (with Stand)
206.8mm 175.8mm
BEST
Width (with Stand)
208mm
BEST
499.1mm
Weight
3.2kg 2.6kg
BEST
Height
304.5mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Depth
52mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Width
508mm 499.1mm

Packaging Content

Cables Included
 VGA
 AC
 VGA
 AC
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