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Acer CB240HY vs Viewsonic VG2860MHL

Acer CB240HY vs Viewsonic VG2860MHL

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Acer CB240HY
Viewsonic VG2860MHL

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Reasons For

3 Reasons For
Wider viewing angle, vertical Edit
Acer CB240HY is 178° vertical viewing angle, but the Viewsonic VG2860MHL is only a 160° vertical viewing angle PC monitor (18° narrower).
Wider viewing angle, horizontal Edit
Acer CB240HY is 178° horizontal viewing angle. That's 8° wider than the Viewsonic VG2860MHL (170°).
$44.32 cheaper to run
Over five years the Acer CB240HY only costs $48.06 to run whereas the Viewsonic VG2860MHL costs $92.38 to run (92% more). Read more
3 Reasons For
15% bigger display diagonal Edit
The Viewsonic VG2860MHL has a display diagonal of 28", however the Acer CB240HY is only a 23.8" PC monitor (4.2" 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.

Built-in speaker(s) Edit
The Viewsonic VG2860MHL has a built-in speaker(s), however the Acer CB240HY 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 appreciably better
Based on 1 user review, the Viewsonic VG2860MHL has an average review score of 100%, however the Acer CB240HY has an average rating of 90% (based on 4 reviews).

Reasons Against

4 Reasons Against
Smaller display diagonal Edit
The Acer CB240HY is a 23.8" PC monitor. That's 4.2" smaller than the Viewsonic VG2860MHL (28"). 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.

Does not have a built-in speaker(s) Edit
The Acer CB240HY does not have a built-in speaker(s), whereas the Viewsonic VG2860MHL has 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.

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User review Rating is much Worse
The Acer CB240HY has an average user score of 90%, but the Viewsonic VG2860MHL has an average user rating of 100% (based on 1 review).
4 Reasons Against
12% narrower viewing angle, vertical Edit
The Viewsonic VG2860MHL has a viewing angle, vertical of 160°. That's 18° narrower than the Acer CB240HY (160°).
A little narrower viewing angle, horizontal Edit
The Viewsonic VG2860MHL has a viewing angle, horizontal of 170°, however the Acer CB240HY is a 178° horizontal viewing angle PC monitor (8° wider).
Five months older
The Viewsonic VG2860MHL is older than the Acer CB240HY by five months.
92% higher running costs over five years
Over five years the Viewsonic VG2860MHL costs $92.38 to run which is $44.32 more to run than the Acer CB240HY. Show assumptions.

Average Expert Rating

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Average User Rating

Date Released

23 months Ago 28 months Ago

Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on $ 46.25
Electricity cost - standby $ 1.81
Total running cost $ 48.06
Electricity cost - switched on $ 92.38
Electricity cost - standby $ -
Total running cost $ 92.38
Purchase price $ 529.94
Total cost of ownership $ 622.32
Details

Energy Efficiency Class

No data

Environmental Impact

0.3T
Running this PC monitor over 5 years will generate 0.3 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
8
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.
0.59T
Running this PC monitor over 5 years will generate 0.59 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
15
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.

Display

Display Diagonal
23.8" 28"
BEST
Display Resolution
 1920 x 1080
BEST
 1920 x 1080
Contrast Ratio (dynamic)
 10000000:1
BEST
 10000000:1
Display
 LED
 LCD
BEST
 LED
 LCD
3D
 3D
 3D
Supported Graphics Resolutions
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
 3840 x 2160
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
 3840 x 2160
BEST
HD Type
 4K Ultra HD
 4K Ultra HD
BEST
Mobile High-Definition Link (MHL)
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Mobile High-Definition Link (MHL)
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
Digital Vertical Frequency
Unknown - Click to provide data 24 - 75
Digital Horizontal Frequency
Unknown - Click to provide data 24 - 160
Viewable Size, Vertical
Unknown - Click to provide data 340.36mm
Viewable Size, Horizontal
Unknown - Click to provide data 619.75mm
Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 16:9
Viewing Angle, Vertical
178°
BEST
160°
Viewing Angle, Horizontal
178°
BEST
170°
Contrast Ratio (typical)
 1000:1
 1000:1
BEST
Display Diagonal (metric)
60cm Unknown - Click to provide data
Display Technology
 IPS
 IPS
Display Brightness
250 cd/m² 300 cd/m²
BEST
Response Time
6ms Unknown - Click to provide data
Native Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 16:9
Colours
 1.073 billion colours
 1.073 billion colours

Ports & Interfaces

Headphone Outputs
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Audio Input
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Audio input
DisplayPort
1 2
BEST
HDMI Port
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
DVI-D Port
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
VGA (D-Sub) Port
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
DVI Port
1 1
USB Type-A Downstream Port
Unknown - Click to provide data 2
USB Hub Version
 USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1)
 USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1)

Multimedia

Built-In Speaker(s)
 Built-in speaker(s)
 Built-in speaker(s)
BEST
Built-In Camera
 Built-in camera
 Built-in camera
RMS Rated Power
Unknown - Click to provide data 6W
Loudspeaker
Unknown - Click to provide data 2
TV Tuner Integrated
 TV tuner integrated
 TV tuner integrated

Design

Colour
 Black
 Black

Performance

Mean Time Between Failures (MTBF)
Unknown - Click to provide data 30,000h

Thin Client

Thin Client Installed
 Thin client installed
Unknown - Click to provide data

Ergonomics

Picture-in-Picture Support
 Picture-in-Picture support
Unknown - Click to provide data
Pivot Angle
0 - 90 Unknown - Click to provide data
Height Adjustment
150mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Height Adjustment
 Height adjustment
Unknown - Click to provide data
Tilt Angle
-5 - 35 -5 - 37
Tilt Adjustment
 Tilt adjustment
 Tilt adjustment
Swivelling
 Swivelling
Unknown - Click to provide data
Swivel Angle Range
0 - 120 Unknown - Click to provide data
VESA Mounting
Unknown - Click to provide data
 VESA mounting
Pivot
 Pivot
Unknown - Click to provide data

Power

Energy Efficiency Class
 C
 C
BEST
Power Consumption (typical)
23W
BEST
46W
Power Consumption (standby)
0.45W Unknown - Click to provide data
Annual Energy Consumption
Unknown - Click to provide data 67kWh
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 10 - 90
Operating Temperature (T-T)
Unknown - Click to provide data 0 - 40

Certificates

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

Weight & Dimensions

Package Weight
Unknown - Click to provide data 10.2kg
Package Height
Unknown - Click to provide data 493mm
Package Depth
Unknown - Click to provide data 196mm
Package Width
Unknown - Click to provide data 742mm
Weight With Stand
6.3kg
BEST
7.8kg
Height (with Stand)
530.1mm 483.4mm
BEST
Depth (with Stand)
244.8mm
BEST
266mm
Width (with Stand)
554.4mm
BEST
659.7mm
Weight
3.7kg
BEST
5.3kg
Height
331.5mm 391mm
Depth
52mm 49.3mm
Width
554.4mm 659.7mm

Packaging Content

Quick Start Guide
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 Quick start guide
Cables Included
 VGA
 DVI
 AC
 DisplayPort
 USB
 AUX
 MHL
 VGA
 DVI
 AC
 DisplayPort
 USB
 AUX
 MHL
Manual
 Manual
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