Eizo FlexScan S2133 vs NEC MultiSync P242W

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Eizo FlexScan S2133
NEC MultiSync P242W

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Reasons For

6 Reasons For
Brighter display brightness Edit
The Eizo FlexScan S2133 is a 420 cd/m² display brightness PC monitor. That's 70 cd/m² brighter than the NEC MultiSync P242W (350 cd/m²).
Lighter Edit
The Eizo FlexScan S2133 has a weight of 5.6kg, but the NEC MultiSync P242W is a 6.8kg weight PC monitor (1.2kg heavier).
Cheaper by $239
The Eizo FlexScan S2133 costs $529.00, whereas the NEC MultiSync P242W is $767.75.
6 shops are selling it
The more shops stock the product, the greater competition amongst shops to keep prices low.
$19.20 cheaper to run
Over five years the Eizo FlexScan S2133 is $19.20 cheaper to run than the NEC MultiSync P242W. Read more
Hugely better user reviews
The average user review score of the Eizo FlexScan S2133 is 100% based on 3 reviews, but the average rating of the NEC MultiSync P242W is 60% (based on 1 review).
7 Reasons For
12% bigger display diagonal Edit
The NEC MultiSync P242W has a display diagonal of 24", however the Eizo FlexScan S2133 is only a 21.3" PC monitor (2.7" 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.

12% bigger display diagonal (metric) Edit
The NEC MultiSync P242W has a display diagonal (metric) of 61.1cm, however the Eizo FlexScan S2133 is only a 54cm display diagonal PC monitor (7.1cm smaller).
Faster response time Edit
The NEC MultiSync P242W is an 8ms response time PC monitor. That's 12ms faster than the Eizo FlexScan S2133 (8ms). 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.

One more DVI-D ports quantity Edit
The NEC MultiSync P242W has two DVI-D ports quantitys, however the Eizo FlexScan S2133 only has one DVI-D ports quantity.
Two VGA (D-Sub) ports quantitys Edit
The NEC MultiSync P242W is a two VGA (D-Sub) ports quantity PC monitor, whereas the Eizo FlexScan S2133 only has one VGA (D-Sub) ports quantity.
26% higher height adjustment Edit
NEC MultiSync P242W is 110mm maximum height adjustment. That's 28mm higher than the Eizo FlexScan S2133 (110mm).
A lot lower power consumption (max) Edit
The NEC MultiSync P242W has a power consumption (max) of 30W, however the Eizo FlexScan S2133 is a 45W maximum power consumption PC monitor (15W higher).

Reasons Against

7 Reasons Against
Smaller display diagonal Edit
The Eizo FlexScan S2133 is a 21.3" PC monitor. That's 2.7" smaller than the NEC MultiSync P242W (24"). 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.

Smaller display diagonal (metric) Edit
Eizo FlexScan S2133 is only 54cm display diagonal. That's 7.1cm smaller than the NEC MultiSync P242W (61.1cm).
Significantly slower response time Edit
The Eizo FlexScan S2133 has a response time of 20ms, whereas the NEC MultiSync P242W is an 8ms response time PC monitor (12ms 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.

Only one DVI-D ports quantity Edit
The number of DVI-D ports quantitys on the Eizo FlexScan S2133 is one, but the NEC MultiSync P242W only has two DVI-D ports quantitys.
One less VGA (D-Sub) ports quantity Edit
The Eizo FlexScan S2133 has one VGA (D-Sub) ports quantity, however the NEC MultiSync P242W only has two VGA (D-Sub) ports quantitys.
A lot lower height adjustment Edit
The Eizo FlexScan S2133 is an 82mm maximum height adjustment PC monitor, whereas the NEC MultiSync P242W is a 110mm maximum height adjustment PC monitor (28mm higher).
Higher power consumption (max) Edit
Eizo FlexScan S2133 is 45W maximum power consumption. That's 15W higher than the NEC MultiSync P242W (30W).
7 Reasons Against
20% dimmer display brightness Edit
The NEC MultiSync P242W has a display brightness of 350 cd/m², however the Eizo FlexScan S2133 is a 420 cd/m² display brightness PC monitor (70 cd/m² brighter).
18% heavier Edit
The NEC MultiSync P242W is a 6.8kg weight PC monitor. That's 1.2kg heavier than the Eizo FlexScan S2133 (6.8kg).
$239 more expensive
The NEC MultiSync P242W is more expensive than the Eizo FlexScan S2133 by $238.75.
Less retailers
Only 2 retailers sells the NEC MultiSync P242W, whereas 8 retailers sell the Eizo FlexScan S2133. Read more
Smaller numbers of stores reduces the price competition amongst retailers for this PC monitor and also reduces the chances of the product remaining in stock.
Seven months older
The NEC MultiSync P242W is older than the Eizo FlexScan S2133 by seven months.
More expensive to run over five years by 114%
Over five years the running costs of the NEC MultiSync P242W are $36.04 which is $19.20 more than the Eizo FlexScan S2133. Show assumptions.
Vastly Lower user review Score
The NEC MultiSync P242W's average user rating is only 60%, however the Eizo FlexScan S2133's is 100% (based on 3 reviews).

Average Expert Rating

No reviews found

Average User Rating

Date Released

40 months Ago 47 months Ago

Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on $ 15.48
Electricity cost - standby $ 1.36
Total running cost $ 16.84
Purchase price $ 529.00
Total cost of ownership $ 545.84
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Electricity cost - switched on $ 35.13
Electricity cost - standby $ 0.91
Total running cost $ 36.04
Purchase price $ 767.75
Total cost of ownership $ 803.79
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Energy Efficiency Class

No data No data

Environmental Impact

0.11T
Running this PC monitor over 5 years will generate 0.11 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
3
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.
0.24T
Running this PC monitor over 5 years will generate 0.24 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
21.3" 24"
BEST
Display Resolution
 1600 x 1200
 1920 x 1200
 1600 x 1200
 1920 x 1200
BEST
Display
 LCD
 LCD
3D
Unknown - Click to provide data
 3D
Supported Graphics Resolutions
 1600 x 1200 (UXGA)
 1280 x 1024 (SXGA)
 1024 x 768 (XGA)
 800 x 600 (SVGA)
 640 x 480 (VGA)
 720 x 400
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
 1600 x 1200 (UXGA)
 1280 x 1024 (SXGA)
 1024 x 768 (XGA)
 800 x 600 (SVGA)
 640 x 480 (VGA)
 720 x 400
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
BEST
Backlight Type
 W-LED
 W-LED
BEST
HD Type
 Full HD
 Full HD
BEST
HDCP
 HDCP
 HDCP
Display SRGB
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Display sRGB
Digital Vertical Frequency
49 - 76 50 - 85
Digital Horizontal Frequency
24 - 80 31.5 - 91.1
Viewable Size, Vertical
540mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Viewable Size, Horizontal
540mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Aspect Ratio
 4:3
 4:3
Vertical Scan Range
Unknown - Click to provide data 50 - 85
Horizontal Scan Range
Unknown - Click to provide data 31.5 - 93.8
Pixel Pitch
0.270 x 0.270 0.27 x 0.27
Viewing Angle, Vertical
178° 178°
Viewing Angle, Horizontal
178° 178°
Contrast Ratio (typical)
 1500:1
BEST
 1500:1
Display Diagonal (metric)
54cm 61.1cm
BEST
Display Technology
 IPS
 IPS
Display Brightness
420 cd/m²
BEST
350 cd/m²
Response Time
20ms 8ms
BEST
DDC/CI
Unknown - Click to provide data
 DDC/CI
Screen Shape
 Flat
 Flat
Native Aspect Ratio
 4:3
 16:10
 4:3
 16:10
BEST
Display Number of Colours
 16.78 million colours
 16.78 million colours

Ports & Interfaces

DisplayPorts Quantity
1 1
HDMI Ports Quantity
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
DVI-D Ports Quantity
1 2
BEST
VGA (D-Sub) Ports Quantity
1 2
BEST
DVI Port
1 1
USB Type-A Downstream Ports Quantity
2 2
USB Hub Version
 USB 2.0
 USB 2.0
Built-In USB Hub
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Built-in USB hub
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
Unknown - Click to provide data
 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

Pivot Angle
0 - 90 0 - 90
Height Adjustment
82mm 110mm
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Height Adjustment
 Height adjustment
 Height adjustment
Tilt Angle
35 - 35 -5 - 30
Tilt Adjustment
 Tilt adjustment
 Tilt adjustment
Swivelling
 Swivelling
 Swivelling
Swivel Angle Range
0 - 40 -45 - 45
VESA Mounting
Unknown - Click to provide data
 VESA mounting
Pivot
 Pivot
 Pivot
Plug and Play
 Plug and Play
 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
Unknown - Click to provide data
 On/off switch
On Screen Display (OSD) Languages
 ENG
 FRE
 DEU
 ITA
 ESP
 SWE
 ENG
 FRE
 DEU
 ITA
 ESP
 SWE
Number of OSD Languages
6 Unknown - Click to provide data
On Screen Display (OSD)
 On Screen Display (OSD)
 On Screen Display (OSD)
LED Indicators
Unknown - Click to provide data
 LED indicators

Power

Power Management
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Power management
Energy Efficiency Class
 A+
 A+
Power Consumption (PowerSave)
Unknown - Click to provide data 0.2W
Power Consumption (typical)
13W
BEST
29.5W
Power Consumption (standby)
0.3W 0.2W
BEST
Annual Energy Consumption
Unknown - Click to provide data 32kWh
Power Consumption (max)
45W 30W
BEST
AC Input Voltage
 24
 100
 100-240
 240
 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 10 - 85
Operating Relative Humidity (H-H)
Unknown - Click to provide data 20 - 80
Storage Temperature (T-T)
Unknown - Click to provide data -10 - 60
Operating Temperature (T-T)
Unknown - Click to provide data 5 - 35

Certificates

Certification
 TCO
 RoHS
 MPR II
 TCO
 RoHS
 MPR II
Energy Star Certified
 Energy Star certified
 Energy Star certified

Weight & Dimensions

Bezel Width (bottom)
Unknown - Click to provide data 18.2mm
Bezel Width (top)
Unknown - Click to provide data 18.2mm
Bezel Width (side)
Unknown - Click to provide data 18.2mm
Weight With Stand
8.6kg
BEST
10.2kg
Height (with Stand)
535mm 378mm
BEST
Depth (with Stand)
209mm
BEST
227.6mm
Width (with Stand)
465mm
BEST
556.8mm
Weight
5.6kg
BEST
6.8kg
Height
361mm 362.4mm
Depth
64mm 85mm
Width
465mm 556.8mm

Packaging Content

Quick Start Guide
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Quick start guide
Cables Included
 USB
 DVI
 VGA
 DisplayPort
 USB
 DVI
 VGA
 DisplayPort
Manual
 Manual
 Manual

Other Features

Power Consumption (economy Mode)
Unknown - Click to provide data 17W
Quantity
1 Unknown - Click to provide data

Technical Details

ECO Mode
Unknown - Click to provide data
 ECO mode
Light Sensor
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Feedback