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HP Compaq LA2405 vs HP DreamColor Z24

HP Compaq LA2405 vs HP DreamColor Z24

HP Compaq LA2405
HP DreamColor Z24

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Reasons For

4 Reasons For
20% faster response time Edit
The HP Compaq LA2405 is a 5ms response time PC monitor. That's 1ms faster than the HP DreamColor Z24 (6ms). 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.

$432 cheaper
The HP Compaq LA2405 is $432.09 cheaper than the HP DreamColor Z24.
Available from 1 shops
A greater number of retailers 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 $58.32
The HP Compaq LA2405 is $58.32 cheaper to run than the HP DreamColor Z24 over five years. Read more
2 Reasons For
Wider viewing angle, vertical Edit
HP DreamColor Z24 is 178° vertical viewing angle, but the HP Compaq LA2405 is only a 160° vertical viewing angle PC monitor (18° narrower).
Wider viewing angle, horizontal Edit
HP DreamColor Z24 is 178° horizontal viewing angle. That's 8° wider than the HP Compaq LA2405 (178°).

Reasons Against

3 Reasons Against
18° narrower viewing angle, vertical Edit
The HP Compaq LA2405 is a 160° vertical viewing angle PC monitor. That's 18° narrower than the HP DreamColor Z24 (178°).
Marginally narrower viewing angle, horizontal Edit
The HP Compaq LA2405 is a 170° horizontal viewing angle PC monitor, whereas the HP DreamColor Z24 is a 178° horizontal viewing angle PC monitor (8° wider).
Five months older
The HP Compaq LA2405 is older than the HP DreamColor Z24 by five months.
4 Reasons Against
1ms slower response time Edit
The HP DreamColor Z24 has a response time of 6ms, whereas the HP Compaq LA2405 is a 5ms response time PC monitor (1ms 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.

More expensive by $432
The HP DreamColor Z24 is $432.09 more expensive than the HP Compaq LA2405.
Not as many stockists
The HP DreamColor Z24 is only stocked by 1 retailer, however the HP Compaq LA2405 is stocked by 2 retailers. Read more
Fewer numbers of sellers reduces the chances of the product remaining in stock and also reduces the price competition amongst retailers for this PC monitor.
$58.32 more expensive to run over five years
Over five years the HP DreamColor Z24 costs $118.65 to run which is $58.32 more to run than the HP Compaq LA2405. Show assumptions.

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Date Released

42 months Ago 37 months Ago

Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on $ 58.32
Electricity cost - standby $ 2.01
Total running cost $ 60.33
Purchase price $ 105.00
Total cost of ownership $ 165.33
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Electricity cost - switched on $ 116.64
Electricity cost - standby $ 2.01
Total running cost $ 118.65
Purchase price $ 537.09
Total cost of ownership $ 655.74
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Energy Efficiency Class

No data No data

Environmental Impact

0.38T
Running this PC monitor over 5 years will generate 0.38 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
10
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.
0.75T
Running this PC monitor over 5 years will generate 0.75 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
19
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.

Display

Display Diagonal
24" 24"
Display Resolution
 1920 x 1200
 1920 x 1200
Contrast Ratio (dynamic)
 5000000:1
 5000000:1
BEST
Display
 LED
 LCD
BEST
 LED
 LCD
3D
 3D
 3D
Supported Graphics Resolutions
 1920 x 1200 (WUXGA)
 1600 x 1200 (UXGA)
 1680 x 1050 (WSXGA+)
 1440 x 900 (WXGA+)
 1440 x 900
 1280 x 1024 (SXGA)
 1280 x 960
 1280 x 720 (HD 720)
 1024 x 768 (XGA)
 800 x 600 (SVGA)
 640 x 480 (VGA)
BEST
 1920 x 1200 (WUXGA)
 1600 x 1200 (UXGA)
 1680 x 1050 (WSXGA+)
 1440 x 900 (WXGA+)
 1440 x 900
 1280 x 1024 (SXGA)
 1280 x 960
 1280 x 720 (HD 720)
 1024 x 768 (XGA)
 800 x 600 (SVGA)
 640 x 480 (VGA)
HD Type
 Full HD
BEST
 Full HD
HDCP
Unknown - Click to provide data
 HDCP
Viewable Size, Vertical
Unknown - Click to provide data 325.6mm
Viewable Size, Horizontal
Unknown - Click to provide data 520mm
Aspect Ratio
 16:10
 16:10
Pixel Pitch
0.270 x 0.270 0.27 x 0.27
Viewing Angle, Vertical
160° 178°
BEST
Viewing Angle, Horizontal
170° 178°
BEST
Contrast Ratio (typical)
 1000:1
 1000:1
Display Diagonal (metric)
61cm 61cm
Display Brightness
250 cd/m² 350 cd/m²
BEST
Response Time
5ms
BEST
6ms
Native Aspect Ratio
 16:10
 16:10
Colours
 1.073 billion colours
 1.073 billion colours

Ports & Interfaces

DisplayPort
1 2
BEST
USB 2.0 Port
3 Unknown - Click to provide data
HDMI Port
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
DVI-D Port
1 1
VGA (D-Sub) Port
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
DVI Port
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
USB Type-A Downstream Port
3
BEST
2
USB Hub Version
 USB 2.0
 USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1)
 USB 2.0
 USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1)
Built-In USB Hub
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Built-in USB hub

Multimedia

Built-In Speaker(s)
 Built-in speaker(s)
 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

Thin Client

Thin Client Installed
 Thin client installed
 Thin client installed

Ergonomics

Height Adjustment
Unknown - Click to provide data 120mm
Height Adjustment
 Height adjustment
 Height adjustment
BEST
Tilt Angle
-5 - 30 -5 - 20
Tilt Adjustment
 Tilt adjustment
 Tilt adjustment
Swivelling
 Swivelling
 Swivelling
Swivel Angle Range
-170 - 170 -45 - 45
Cable Lock Slot
 Cable lock slot
 Cable lock slot
VESA Mounting
Unknown - Click to provide data
 VESA mounting
Pivot
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Pivot
Plug & Play
 Plug & Play
Unknown - Click to provide data
On/off Switch
Unknown - Click to provide data
 On/off switch

Power

Power Consumption (typical)
29W
BEST
58W
Power Consumption (standby)
0.5W 0.5W
Power Consumption (max)
39W Unknown - Click to provide data
Input Voltage
 95 - 265
BEST
 95 - 265
AC Input Voltage
 95-265
 5
 9
 95-265
 5
 9

Operational Conditions

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

Certificates

Energy Star Certified
 Energy Star certified
 Energy Star certified
EPEAT Compliance
 Gold
 Gold

Weight & Dimensions

Weight With Stand
6.8kg Unknown - Click to provide data
Height (with Stand)
487.5mm
BEST
525mm
Depth (with Stand)
278.4mm 238mm
BEST
Width (with Stand)
556.8mm
BEST
559.4mm
Weight
4.1kg
BEST
7kg
Height
362.6mm 365mm
Depth
64mm 66.5mm
Width
556.8mm 559.4mm
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