Acer G246H vs Asus VX248

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Acer G246H
Asus VX248

Top Prices

Newegg US
Checked 22 hours ago
Delivery unknown
In stock
Amazon US
Checked 17 hours ago
Out of stock
Acer Online Store
Checked 5 hours ago
Delivery unknown
Newegg UK
Checked 24 hours ago
Amazon US
Checked 19 hours ago
Out of stock

Reasons For

3 Reasons For
12% lower power consumption (off) Edit
The Acer G246H has a power consumption (off) of 0.45W, however the Asus VX248 is a 0.5W power consumption when off PC monitor (0.05W higher).
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.
More popular
The Acer G246H is a more popular choice amongst buyers. It ranks No. 275 by sales volume in our PC monitors, whereas the Asus VX248 ranks No. 1483.
6 Reasons For
10° wider viewing angle, horizontal Edit
The Asus VX248 is a 170° horizontal viewing angle PC monitor, whereas the Acer G246H is only a 160° horizontal viewing angle PC monitor (10° narrower).
Moderately bigger display diagonal (metric) Edit
The Asus VX248 is a 61cm display diagonal PC monitor, whereas the Acer G246H is only a 60.5cm display diagonal PC monitor (0.5cm smaller).
Vastly faster response time Edit
The Asus VX248 is a 1ms response time PC monitor. That's 1ms faster than the Acer G246H (1ms). 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.

Two HDMI ports quantitys Edit
The Asus VX248 is a two HDMI ports quantity PC monitor, whereas the Acer G246H only has one HDMI ports quantity.
Built-in speaker(s) Edit
The Asus VX248 has a built-in speaker(s), whereas the Acer G246H does not have a built-in speaker(s). Read more

Built in speakers allow you to output sound through the monitor without any need for external speakers.

With built in speakers you can use the monitor like a TV for watch videos to listening to music.

User reviews are better
The Asus VX248 has an average user review score of 93% based on 214 reviews, whereas the Acer G246H has an average rating of 88% (based on 142 reviews).

Reasons Against

7 Reasons Against
A bit narrower viewing angle, horizontal Edit
The Acer G246H is a 160° horizontal viewing angle PC monitor, whereas the Asus VX248 is a 170° horizontal viewing angle PC monitor (10° wider).
0.5cm smaller display diagonal (metric) Edit
The Acer G246H is a 60.5cm display diagonal PC monitor, whereas the Asus VX248 is a 61cm display diagonal PC monitor (0.5cm bigger).
Slower response time Edit
The Acer G246H is a 2ms response time PC monitor. That's 1ms slower than the Asus VX248 (1ms). 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 HDMI ports quantity Edit
The Acer G246H is a one HDMI ports quantity PC monitor, whereas the Asus VX248 only has two HDMI ports quantitys.
Does not have a built-in speaker(s) Edit
The Acer G246H does not have a built-in speaker(s), however the Asus VX248 does. Read more

Built in speakers allow you to output sound through the monitor without any need for external speakers.

With built in speakers you can use the monitor like a TV for watch videos to listening to music.

Over two years older
The Acer G246H is older than the Asus VX248 by two years.
Lower user review Score
The average user rating of the Acer G246H is 88%, whereas the average user rating of the Asus VX248 is 93% (based on 214 reviews).
3 Reasons Against
0.05W higher power consumption (off) Edit
The Asus VX248 has a power consumption (off) of 0.5W, however the Acer G246H is a 0.45W power consumption when off PC monitor (0.05W lower).
Fewer sellers
Only 2 shops sells the Asus VX248, but 3 retailers sell the Acer G246H. Read more
The smaller the number of stores that stock this PC monitor, the lower the competition amongst stores to keep prices low.
Worse selling
The Asus VX248 ranks No. 1483 by sales volume, whereas the Acer G246H ranks No. 275.

Average Expert Rating

No reviews found

Average User Rating

Date Released

56 months Ago 31 months Ago

Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on $ -
Electricity cost - standby $ -
Total running cost $ -
Electricity cost - switched on $ 27.63
Electricity cost - standby $ -
Total running cost $ 27.63
Purchase price $ 124.99
Total cost of ownership $ 152.62
Details

Energy Efficiency Class

No data No data

Environmental Impact

No data
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.

Display

Display Diagonal
24" 24"
Display Resolution
 1920 x 1080
 1920 x 1080
Contrast Ratio (dynamic)
 100000000:1
BEST
 100000000:1
Display
 LED
 LED
3D
 3D
Unknown - Click to provide data
Supported Graphics Resolutions
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
Supported Video Modes
 1080p
 720p
BEST
 1080p
 720p
HD Type
 Full HD
 Full HD
Full HD
 Full HD
Unknown - Click to provide data
HDCP
 HDCP
Unknown - Click to provide data
Mobile High-Definition Link (MHL)
 Mobile High-Definition Link (MHL)
Unknown - Click to provide data
HD-Ready
 HD-Ready
Unknown - Click to provide data
Digital Vertical Frequency
Unknown - Click to provide data 56 - 76
Digital Horizontal Frequency
Unknown - Click to provide data 30 - 80
Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 16:9
Pixel Pitch
Unknown - Click to provide data 0.277 x 0.277
Display Colour Count
16.77M Unknown - Click to provide data
Viewing Angle, Vertical
160° 160°
Viewing Angle, Horizontal
160° 170°
BEST
Display Diagonal (metric)
60.5cm 61cm
BEST
Display Technology
 TN+Film
 TN+Film
Display Brightness
250 cd/m² 250 cd/m²
Response Time
2ms 1ms
BEST
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
Headphone Out
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Headphone out
PC Audio in
Unknown - Click to provide data
 PC Audio in
HDMI Ports Quantity
1 2
BEST
DVI-D Ports Quantity
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
VGA (D-Sub) Ports Quantity
1 1
DVI Port
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
AC (power) in
 AC (power) in
Unknown - Click to provide data

Multimedia

Built-In Speaker(s)
 Built-in speaker(s)
 Built-in speaker(s)
BEST
Built-In Camera
 Built-in camera
Unknown - Click to provide data
RMS Rated Power
Unknown - Click to provide data 4W
Number of Loudspeakers
Unknown - Click to provide data 2
TV Tuner Integrated
 TV tuner integrated
Unknown - Click to provide data

Design

Colour of Product
 Black
 Black

Performance

Linux Operating Systems Supported
 Linux operating systems supported
Unknown - Click to provide data
Mac Operating Systems Supported
 Mac operating systems supported
Unknown - Click to provide data

Thin Client

Thin Client Installed
 Thin client installed
 Thin client installed

Networking

Ethernet LAN
 Ethernet LAN
 Ethernet LAN
Wi-Fi
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Wi-Fi
Bluetooth
 Bluetooth
 Bluetooth

Ergonomics

Height Adjustment
 Height adjustment
 Height adjustment
Tilt Angle
Unknown - Click to provide data -5 - 20
Tilt Adjustment
 Tilt adjustment
 Tilt adjustment
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
On Screen Display (OSD)
 On Screen Display (OSD)
Unknown - Click to provide data
LED Indicators
 LED indicators
Unknown - Click to provide data

Power

Power Consumption (PowerSave)
Unknown - Click to provide data 0.5W
Power Consumption (off)
0.45W
BEST
0.5W
Power Consumption (typical)
Unknown - Click to provide data 23.2W
Power Consumption (standby)
0.53W Unknown - Click to provide data
Input Voltage
 100 - 240
BEST
 100 - 240
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

Storage Relative Humidity (H-H)
5 - 90 Unknown - Click to provide data
Operating Relative Humidity (H-H)
0 - 40 Unknown - Click to provide data
Storage Temperature (T-T)
-20 - 60 Unknown - Click to provide data
Operating Temperature (T-T)
10 - 80 Unknown - Click to provide data

Certificates

Certification
 MPR II
 RoHS
 MPR II
 RoHS
Energy Star Certified
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Energy Star certified

Weight & Dimensions

Package Weight
Unknown - Click to provide data 5.1kg
Package Height
Unknown - Click to provide data 510mm
Package Depth
Unknown - Click to provide data 141mm
Package Width
Unknown - Click to provide data 636mm
Weight With Stand
Unknown - Click to provide data 3.2kg
Height (with Stand)
Unknown - Click to provide data 338mm
Depth (with Stand)
Unknown - Click to provide data 210.1mm
Width (with Stand)
Unknown - Click to provide data 535.4mm
Weight
Unknown - Click to provide data 3.2kg

Packaging Content

Quick Start Guide
 Quick start guide
 Quick start guide
Cables Included
 AC
 VGA
 AC
 VGA
Manual
 Manual
Unknown - Click to provide data
AC Adapter Included
Unknown - Click to provide data
 AC adapter included

Other Features

Connection to PC
 Connection to PC
Unknown - Click to provide data
HDMI
 HDMI
Unknown - Click to provide data
Number of Products Included
1pc(s) Unknown - Click to provide data
Placement Supported
 Horizontal
 Horizontal
Power Cord Included
 Power cord included
Unknown - Click to provide data
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