Benq GW2470H vs Viewsonic VX2757-MHD

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Benq GW2470H
Viewsonic VX2757-MHD

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Reasons For

5 Reasons For
Wider viewing angle, vertical Edit
Benq GW2470H is 178° vertical viewing angle, but the Viewsonic VX2757-MHD is only a 160° vertical viewing angle PC monitor (18° narrower).
5% wider viewing angle, horizontal Edit
Benq GW2470H is 178° horizontal viewing angle. That's 8° wider than the Viewsonic VX2757-MHD (170°).
One more HDMI ports quantity Edit
The number of HDMI ports quantitys on the Benq GW2470H is two, but the Viewsonic VX2757-MHD only has one HDMI ports quantity.
A little lighter Edit
The Benq GW2470H has a weight of 4kg, but the Viewsonic VX2757-MHD is a 4.3kg weight PC monitor (300g heavier).
$5.95 cheaper to run
Over five years the Benq GW2470H is $5.95 cheaper to run than the Viewsonic VX2757-MHD. Read more
5 Reasons For
Bigger display diagonal Edit
The Viewsonic VX2757-MHD has a display diagonal of 27", but the Benq GW2470H is only a 23.8" PC monitor (3.2" 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.

Brighter display brightness Edit
The Viewsonic VX2757-MHD has a display brightness of 300 cd/m², but the Benq GW2470H is only a 250 cd/m² display brightness PC monitor (50 cd/m² dimmer).
Faster response time Edit
The Viewsonic VX2757-MHD is a 1.5ms response time PC monitor. That's 2.5ms faster than the Benq GW2470H (1.5ms). 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.

$260 cheaper
The Viewsonic VX2757-MHD costs $189.00, whereas the Benq GW2470H is $448.80.
Available from 8 shops
The more retailers stock this PC monitor, the greater competition amongst retailers to keep prices low.

Reasons Against

6 Reasons Against
Smaller display diagonal Edit
The Benq GW2470H is a 23.8" PC monitor. That's 3.2" smaller than the Viewsonic VX2757-MHD (27"). 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.

Dimmer display brightness Edit
The Benq GW2470H is a 250 cd/m² display brightness PC monitor. That's 50 cd/m² dimmer than the Viewsonic VX2757-MHD (300 cd/m²).
Significantly slower response time Edit
The Benq GW2470H has a response time of 4ms, whereas the Viewsonic VX2757-MHD is a 1.5ms response time PC monitor (2.5ms 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 $260
The Benq GW2470H is $259.80 more expensive than the Viewsonic VX2757-MHD.
Not as many stockists
The Benq GW2470H is only stocked by 1 shop, however the Viewsonic VX2757-MHD is stocked by 9 stores. Read more
Fewer numbers of shops reduces the chances of the product remaining in stock and also reduces the price competition amongst retailers for this PC monitor.
Older by four months
The Benq GW2470H is four months older than the Viewsonic VX2757-MHD.
5 Reasons Against
Narrower viewing angle, vertical Edit
Viewsonic VX2757-MHD is only 160° vertical viewing angle. That's 18° narrower than the Benq GW2470H (160°).
A bit narrower viewing angle, horizontal Edit
Viewsonic VX2757-MHD is only 170° horizontal viewing angle, but the Benq GW2470H is a 178° horizontal viewing angle PC monitor (8° wider).
Only one HDMI ports quantity Edit
The number of HDMI ports quantitys on the Viewsonic VX2757-MHD is one, but the Benq GW2470H only has two HDMI ports quantitys.
Heavier Edit
The Viewsonic VX2757-MHD is a 4.3kg weight PC monitor. That's 300g heavier than the Benq GW2470H (4.3kg).
22% higher running costs over five years
Over five years the running costs of the Viewsonic VX2757-MHD are $33.34 which is $5.95 more than the Benq GW2470H. Show assumptions.

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Date Released

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Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on $ 27.39
Electricity cost - standby $ -
Total running cost $ 27.39
Purchase price $ 448.80
Total cost of ownership $ 476.19
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Electricity cost - switched on $ 33.34
Electricity cost - standby $ -
Total running cost $ 33.34
Purchase price $ 189.00
Total cost of ownership $ 222.34
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Energy Efficiency Class

No data No data

Environmental Impact

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.
0.22T
Running this PC monitor over 5 years will generate 0.22 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
6
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.

Display

Display Diagonal
23.8" 27"
BEST
Display Resolution
 1920 x 1080
 1920 x 1080
Contrast Ratio (dynamic)
 80000000:1
 80000000:1
BEST
Display
 LED
 LCD
BEST
 LED
 LCD
Supported Graphics Resolutions
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
BEST
Backlight Type
 W-LED
 W-LED
BEST
Display Surface
 Matt
 Matt
Supported Video Modes
 1080p
 1080p
BEST
HD Type
 Full HD
 Full HD
HDCP
 HDCP
Unknown - Click to provide data
Sync-On-Green (SOG)
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Sync-on-green (SOG)
Composite Sync
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Composite sync
Separate H/V Sync
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Separate H/V sync
Viewable Size, Vertical
296mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Viewable Size, Horizontal
527mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 16:9
Vertical Scan Range
Unknown - Click to provide data 47 - 75
Horizontal Scan Range
Unknown - Click to provide data 24 - 84
Pixel Pitch
0.274 x 0.274 Unknown - Click to provide data
Display Colour Count
Unknown - Click to provide data 16.77M
Viewing Angle, Vertical
178°
BEST
160°
Viewing Angle, Horizontal
178°
BEST
170°
Contrast Ratio (typical)
 3000:1
BEST
 3000:1
Display Technology
 MVA
 MVA
Display Brightness
250 cd/m² 300 cd/m²
BEST
Response Time
4ms 1.5ms
BEST
Color Gamut
72% Unknown - Click to provide data
Screen Shape
 Flat
 Flat
Native Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 16:9
Display Number of Colours
 16.78 million colours
 16.78 million colours

Ports & Interfaces

Headphone Out
 Headphone out
Unknown - Click to provide data
PC Audio in
Unknown - Click to provide data
 PC Audio in
Headphone Outputs
1 1
PC Audio Out
Unknown - Click to provide data
 PC Audio out
DisplayPorts Quantity
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
HDMI Ports Quantity
2
BEST
1
VGA (D-Sub) Ports Quantity
1 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)
RMS Rated Power
Unknown - Click to provide data 2W
Number of Loudspeakers
Unknown - Click to provide data 2

Design

Colour of Product
 Black
 Black

Performance

Windows Operating Systems Supported
 Windows 7 Home Basic
 Windows 7 Home Basic x64
 Windows 7 Home Premium
 Windows 7 Enterprise x64
 Windows 7 Enterprise
 Windows 10 Home
 Windows 10 Pro
 Windows 10 Enterprise
 Windows 10 Education
 Windows 10 Home x64
 Windows 10 Pro x64
 Windows 10 Enterprise x64
 Windows 10 Education x64
 Windows 7 Home Basic
 Windows 7 Home Basic x64
 Windows 7 Home Premium
 Windows 7 Enterprise x64
 Windows 7 Enterprise
 Windows 10 Home
 Windows 10 Pro
 Windows 10 Enterprise
 Windows 10 Education
 Windows 10 Home x64
 Windows 10 Pro x64
 Windows 10 Enterprise x64
 Windows 10 Education x64

Ergonomics

Tilt Angle
-5 - 20 5 - 22
Tilt Adjustment
 Tilt adjustment
 Tilt adjustment
Cable Lock Slot
 Cable lock slot
Unknown - Click to provide data
VESA Mounting
 VESA mounting
 VESA mounting
On/off Switch
Unknown - Click to provide data
 On/off switch
On Screen Display (OSD)
 On Screen Display (OSD)
 On Screen Display (OSD)
LED Indicators
 LED indicators
Unknown - Click to provide data

Power

Power Consumption (PowerSave)
0.5W Unknown - Click to provide data
Power Consumption (typical)
23W
BEST
28W
Power Consumption (max)
Unknown - Click to provide data 31W
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 Relative Humidity (H-H)
Unknown - Click to provide data 20 - 90
Operating Temperature (T-T)
Unknown - Click to provide data 0 - 40

Certificates

Certification
 TCO
 RoHS
 TCO
 RoHS
Energy Star Certified
 Energy Star certified
 Energy Star certified
EPEAT Compliance
 Silver
 Silver

Weight & Dimensions

Package Weight
Unknown - Click to provide data 6.6kg
Package Height
Unknown - Click to provide data 569mm
Package Depth
Unknown - Click to provide data 158mm
Package Width
Unknown - Click to provide data 708mm
Bezel Width (bottom)
12mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Bezel Width (top)
12mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Bezel Width (side)
12mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Weight With Stand
Unknown - Click to provide data 4.9kg
Height (with Stand)
425mm
BEST
489.1mm
Depth (with Stand)
189mm
BEST
249.7mm
Width (with Stand)
553mm
BEST
639.7mm
Weight
4kg
BEST
4.3kg
Height
329mm 401.5mm
Depth
51mm 49.9mm
Width
553mm 639.7mm

Packaging Content

Quick Start Guide
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Quick start guide
Cables Included
 VGA
 DVI
 HDMI
 AC
 VGA
 DVI
 HDMI
 AC

Other Features

Power Consumption (economy Mode)
Unknown - Click to provide data 21W

Technical Details

ECO Mode
Unknown - Click to provide data
 ECO mode
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