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NEC MD212G3 vs NEC PA272W-SV2

NEC MD212G3 vs NEC PA272W-SV2

NEC MD212G3
NEC PA272W-SV2

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Reasons For

3 Reasons For
Built-in camera Edit
The NEC MD212G3 has a built-in camera, but the NEC PA272W-SV2 does not have a built-in camera. Read more

A built in camera allows you to use the monitor for video conferencing.

A built in camera allows you to use the monitor for video conferencing.

2 shops are selling it
A greater number of sellers increases the price competition amongst retailers for the product and also increases the chances of this PC monitor remaining in stock.
Cheaper to run by $140.45
Over five years the NEC MD212G3 only costs $108.59 to run however the NEC PA272W-SV2 costs $249.04 to run (129% more). Read more
5 Reasons For
Bigger display diagonal Edit
The NEC PA272W-SV2 is a 27" PC monitor. That's 5.7" bigger than the NEC MD212G3 (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.

A little wider viewing angle, vertical Edit
NEC PA272W-SV2 is 178° vertical viewing angle, but the NEC MD212G3 is only a 176° vertical viewing angle PC monitor (2° narrower).
Wider viewing angle, horizontal Edit
NEC PA272W-SV2 is 178° horizontal viewing angle. That's 2° wider than the NEC MD212G3 (178°).
Faster response time Edit
The NEC PA272W-SV2 has a response time of 8ms, whereas the NEC MD212G3 is a 20ms response time PC monitor (12ms 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.

Cheaper by $2,375
The NEC PA272W-SV2 costs $1,549.00, whereas the NEC MD212G3 is $3,924.49.

Reasons Against

5 Reasons Against
Smaller display diagonal Edit
The NEC MD212G3 is a 21.3" PC monitor. That's 5.7" smaller than the NEC PA272W-SV2 (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.

A little narrower viewing angle, vertical Edit
The NEC MD212G3 is a 176° vertical viewing angle PC monitor, whereas the NEC PA272W-SV2 is a 178° vertical viewing angle PC monitor (2° wider).
Narrower viewing angle, horizontal Edit
The NEC MD212G3 is a 176° horizontal viewing angle PC monitor. That's 2° narrower than the NEC PA272W-SV2 (178°).
12ms slower response time Edit
The NEC MD212G3 has a response time of 20ms, however the NEC PA272W-SV2 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.

More expensive by $2,375
The NEC MD212G3 is $2,375.49 more expensive than the NEC PA272W-SV2.
3 Reasons Against
Not as many stockists
The NEC PA272W-SV2 is only stocked by 1 shop, however the NEC MD212G3 is stocked by 3 shops. 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.
Older by five months
The NEC PA272W-SV2 is five months older than the NEC MD212G3.
$140.45 more expensive to run over five years
Over five years the running costs of the NEC PA272W-SV2 are $249.04 which is $140.45 more than the NEC MD212G3. Show assumptions.

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Date Released

22 months Ago 27 months Ago

Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on $ 100.55
Electricity cost - standby $ 8.04
Total running cost $ 108.59
Purchase price $ 3,924.49
Total cost of ownership $ 4,033.08
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Electricity cost - switched on $ 100.42
Electricity cost - standby $ 148.62
Total running cost $ 249.04
Purchase price $ 1,549.00
Total cost of ownership $ 1,798.04
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Energy Efficiency Class

No data

Environmental Impact

0.69T
Running this PC monitor over 5 years will generate 0.69 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
18
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.
1.6T
Running this PC monitor over 5 years will generate 1.6 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
40
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.

Display

Display Diagonal
21.3" 27"
BEST
Display
 LED
 LED
3D
 3D
 3D
Supported Graphics Resolutions
 2048 x 1536 (QXGA)
 2560 x 1440
 1200 x 1920
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
 1600 x 1200 (UXGA)
 1280 x 1024 (SXGA)
 1280 x 960
 1152 x 870
 1152 x 864 (XGA+)
 1280 x 720 (HD 720)
 1024 x 768 (XGA)
 832 x 624
 800 x 600 (SVGA)
 720 x 576
 720 x 480
 640 x 480 (VGA)
 720 x 400
 2048 x 1536 (QXGA)
 2560 x 1440
 1200 x 1920
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
 1600 x 1200 (UXGA)
 1280 x 1024 (SXGA)
 1280 x 960
 1152 x 870
 1152 x 864 (XGA+)
 1280 x 720 (HD 720)
 1024 x 768 (XGA)
 832 x 624
 800 x 600 (SVGA)
 720 x 576
 720 x 480
 640 x 480 (VGA)
 720 x 400
BEST
Backlight Type
 RGB-LED
 RGB-LED
BEST
Supported Video Modes
 1080p
 720p
 576p
 480p
 1080p
 720p
 576p
 480p
BEST
HD Type
 Wide Quad HD
 Wide Quad HD
BEST
HDCP
Unknown - Click to provide data
 HDCP
Display SRGB
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Display sRGB
Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 16:9
Vertical Scan Range
30 - 70 50 - 85
Horizontal Scan Range
31.5 - 126.3 31.5 - 96.5
Pixel Pitch
0.21 x 0.21 Unknown - Click to provide data
Display Colour Count
Unknown - Click to provide data 1,073.7M
Viewing Angle, Vertical
176° 178°
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Viewing Angle, Horizontal
176° 178°
BEST
Contrast Ratio (typical)
 1400:1
BEST
 1400:1
Display Diagonal (metric)
Unknown - Click to provide data 68.57cm
Display Technology
 IPS
 IPS
Display Brightness
400 cd/m²
BEST
340 cd/m²
Response Time
20ms 8ms
BEST
DDC/CI
Unknown - Click to provide data
 DDC/CI
Color Gamut
Unknown - Click to provide data 108.6%
Screen Shape
 Flat
 Flat
Native Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 16:9
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Colours
 1.073 billion colours
 1.073 billion colours

Ports & Interfaces

DisplayPort
1 1
HDMI Port
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
DVI-D Port
1 1
Mini DisplayPort
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
DVI Port
1 1
USB Type-A Downstream Port
Unknown - Click to provide data 3
Upstream Port
Unknown - Click to provide data 2
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
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 Built-in camera
Megapixel
3MP Unknown - Click to provide data
TV Tuner Integrated
 TV tuner integrated
 TV tuner integrated

Design

Feet Colour
 Grey
 Black
 Grey
 Black
Colour
 Black
 Black

Performance

Operating Systems Supported (Windows)
 Windows 8
 Windows 8

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

Picture-in-Picture Support
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Picture-in-Picture support
Pivot Angle
Unknown - Click to provide data 0 - 90
Height Adjustment
150mm 150mm
Height Adjustment
 Height adjustment
 Height adjustment
Tilt Angle
Unknown - Click to provide data -5 - 30
Tilt Adjustment
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Tilt adjustment
Swivelling
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Swivelling
Rotating
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Rotating
Swivel Angle Range
Unknown - Click to provide data -45 - 45
VESA Mounting
 VESA mounting
 VESA mounting
Pivot
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Pivot
Plug & Play
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Plug & 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
On Screen Display (OSD)
Unknown - Click to provide data
 On Screen Display (OSD)
LED Indicators
 LED indicators
 LED indicators

Power

Power Management
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Power management
Input Current
Unknown - Click to provide data 0.45A
Energy Efficiency Class
 C
 C
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Power Consumption (PowerSave)
Unknown - Click to provide data 1.4W
Power Consumption (typical)
50W 50W
Power Consumption (standby)
2W
BEST
37W
Annual Energy Consumption
Unknown - Click to provide data 73kWh
Power Consumption (max)
Unknown - Click to provide data 73W
AC Input Voltage
 24
 100
 100-240
 240
 24
 100
 100-240
 240

Operational Conditions

Operating Altitude
0 - 3000 Unknown - Click to provide data
Storage Relative Humidity (H-H)
20 - 80 Unknown - Click to provide data
Operating Relative Humidity (H-H)
20 - 80 20 - 80
Storage Temperature (T-T)
-20 - 60 20 - 80
Operating Temperature (T-T)
5 - 35 5 - 35

Certificates

Certification
 RoHS
 MPR II
 RoHS
 MPR II

Weight & Dimensions

Bezel Width (bottom)
Unknown - Click to provide data 20mm
Bezel Width (top)
Unknown - Click to provide data 20mm
Bezel Width (side)
Unknown - Click to provide data 20.3mm
Weight With Stand
10.8kg
BEST
12.9kg
Height (with Stand)
530mm
BEST
546.2mm
Depth (with Stand)
228mm
BEST
235.5mm
Width (with Stand)
474mm
BEST
640.4mm
Weight
7.7kg
BEST
8.9kg
Height
367mm 378.6mm
Depth
93mm 85mm
Width
474mm 640.4mm

Packaging Content

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

Other Features

Power Consumption (economy Mode)
Unknown - Click to provide data 37W

Technical Details

ECO Mode
Unknown - Click to provide data
 ECO mode
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