HP Z32x vs NEC PA272W-SV2

HP Z32x
NEC PA272W-SV2

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Reasons For

9 Reasons For
Bigger display diagonal Edit
The HP Z32x has a display diagonal of 31.5", but the NEC PA272W-SV2 is only a 27" PC monitor (4.5" 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.

HDCP Edit
The HP Z32x has an HDCP, but the NEC PA272W-SV2 does not have an HDCP.
Bigger display diagonal (metric) Edit
HP Z32x is 80cm display diagonal, but the NEC PA272W-SV2 is only a 68.57cm display diagonal PC monitor (11.43cm smaller).
Two HDMI ports quantitys Edit
The number of HDMI ports quantitys on the HP Z32x is two, but the NEC PA272W-SV2 only has one HDMI ports quantity.
Four USB Type-A downstream ports quantitys Edit
The HP Z32x has four USB Type-A downstream ports quantitys, however the NEC PA272W-SV2 only has three USB Type-A downstream ports quantitys.
Lighter Edit
The HP Z32x is a 7.8kg weight PC monitor. That's 1.1kg lighter than the NEC PA272W-SV2 (8.9kg).
$261 cheaper
The HP Z32x costs $1,288.41, whereas the NEC PA272W-SV2 is $1,549.00.
Available from 1 shops
The more retailers stock this PC monitor, the greater competition amongst retailers to keep prices low.
$122.30 cheaper to run
The HP Z32x is $122.30 cheaper to run than the NEC PA272W-SV2 over five years. Read more
4 Reasons For
12% brighter display brightness Edit
The NEC PA272W-SV2 has a display brightness of 340 cd/m², however the HP Z32x is only a 300 cd/m² display brightness PC monitor (40 cd/m² dimmer).
Higher height adjustment Edit
NEC PA272W-SV2 is 150mm maximum height adjustment. That's 20mm higher than the HP Z32x (150mm).
47W lower power consumption (max) Edit
The NEC PA272W-SV2 has a power consumption (max) of 73W, however the HP Z32x is a 120W maximum power consumption PC monitor (47W higher).
Expert reviews are vastly better
Based on 1 expert review, the NEC PA272W-SV2 has an average review score of 90%, however the HP Z32x has an average rating of 70% (based on 1 review).

Reasons Against

4 Reasons Against
Dimmer display brightness Edit
The HP Z32x has a display brightness of 300 cd/m², but the NEC PA272W-SV2 is a 340 cd/m² display brightness PC monitor (40 cd/m² brighter).
20mm lower height adjustment Edit
The HP Z32x is a 130mm maximum height adjustment PC monitor. That's 20mm lower than the NEC PA272W-SV2 (150mm).
47W higher power consumption (max) Edit
HP Z32x is 120W maximum power consumption, but the NEC PA272W-SV2 is a 73W maximum power consumption PC monitor (47W lower).
Hugely Lower expert review Score
The HP Z32x only has an average expert rating of 70%, but the NEC PA272W-SV2 has an average expert rating of 90% (based on 1 review).
10 Reasons Against
17% smaller display diagonal Edit
The NEC PA272W-SV2 has a display diagonal of 27", however the HP Z32x is a 31.5" PC monitor (4.5" bigger). 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 an HDCP Edit
The NEC PA272W-SV2 does not have an HDCP, but the HP Z32x has an HDCP.
17% smaller display diagonal (metric) Edit
The NEC PA272W-SV2 has a display diagonal (metric) of 68.57cm, however the HP Z32x is an 80cm display diagonal PC monitor (11.43cm bigger).
Only one HDMI ports quantity Edit
The NEC PA272W-SV2 has one HDMI ports quantity, however the HP Z32x only has two HDMI ports quantitys.
Only three USB Type-A downstream ports quantitys Edit
The NEC PA272W-SV2 is a three USB Type-A downstream ports quantity PC monitor, whereas the HP Z32x only has four USB Type-A downstream ports quantitys.
13% heavier Edit
The NEC PA272W-SV2 is an 8.9kg weight PC monitor. That's 1.1kg heavier than the HP Z32x (8.9kg).
$261 more expensive
The NEC PA272W-SV2 is more expensive than the HP Z32x by $260.59.
Less retailers
Only 1 retailer sell the NEC PA272W-SV2, whereas 2 retailers sell the HP Z32x. Read more
Smaller numbers of retailers 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 PA272W-SV2 is older than the HP Z32x by seven months.
117% higher running costs over five years
The running costs over five years of the NEC PA272W-SV2 are $226.97 which is $122.30 more than the HP Z32x. Show assumptions.

Awards

1 Award
Digitaltrends.com: Recommended Product
No awards found

Average Expert Rating

Average User Rating

No reviews found

Date Released

17 months Ago 24 months Ago

Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on $ 102.41
Electricity cost - standby $ 2.26
Total running cost $ 104.67
Purchase price $ 1,288.41
Total cost of ownership $ 1,393.08
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Electricity cost - switched on $ 59.54
Electricity cost - standby $ 167.43
Total running cost $ 226.97
Purchase price $ 1,549.00
Total cost of ownership $ 1,775.97
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Energy Efficiency Class

No data

Environmental Impact

0.7T
Running this PC monitor over 5 years will generate 0.7 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
18
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.
1.5T
Running this PC monitor over 5 years will generate 1.5 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
39
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.

Display

Display Diagonal
31.5"
BEST
27"
Contrast Ratio (dynamic)
 5000000:1
BEST
 5000000:1
Display
 LED
 LED
3D
Unknown - Click to provide data
 3D
Supported Graphics Resolutions
 2560 x 1600 (WQXGA)
 2560 x 1440
 1920 x 1200 (WUXGA)
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
 1600 x 1200 (UXGA)
 1680 x 1050 (WSXGA+)
 1600 x 900
 1440 x 900
 1280 x 1024 (SXGA)
 1280 x 960
 1366 x 768
 1280 x 800 (WXGA)
 1280 x 800
 1280 x 768 (WXGA)
 1280 x 768
 1280 x 720 (HD 720)
 800 x 600 (SVGA)
 720 x 480
 640 x 480 (VGA)
 720 x 400
 1200 x 1920
 1152 x 870
 1152 x 864 (XGA+)
 1024 x 768 (XGA)
 832 x 624
 720 x 576
BEST
 2560 x 1600 (WQXGA)
 2560 x 1440
 1920 x 1200 (WUXGA)
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
 1600 x 1200 (UXGA)
 1680 x 1050 (WSXGA+)
 1600 x 900
 1440 x 900
 1280 x 1024 (SXGA)
 1280 x 960
 1366 x 768
 1280 x 800 (WXGA)
 1280 x 800
 1280 x 768 (WXGA)
 1280 x 768
 1280 x 720 (HD 720)
 800 x 600 (SVGA)
 720 x 480
 640 x 480 (VGA)
 720 x 400
 1200 x 1920
 1152 x 870
 1152 x 864 (XGA+)
 1024 x 768 (XGA)
 832 x 624
 720 x 576
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
 HDCP
BEST
 HDCP
Display SRGB
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Display sRGB
Viewable Size, Vertical
392.04mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Viewable Size, Horizontal
696.96mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 16:9
Vertical Scan Range
24 - 60 50 - 85
Horizontal Scan Range
24 - 135 31.5 - 96.5
Pixel Pitch
0.182 x 0.182 Unknown - Click to provide data
Display Colour Count
Unknown - Click to provide data 1,073.7M
Viewing Angle, Vertical
178° 178°
Viewing Angle, Horizontal
178° 178°
Contrast Ratio (typical)
 1000:1
 1000:1
Display Diagonal (metric)
80cm
BEST
68.57cm
Display Technology
 IPS
 IPS
Display Brightness
300 cd/m² 340 cd/m²
BEST
Response Time
8ms 8ms
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
Display Number of Colours
 1.073 billion colours
 1.073 billion colours

Ports & Interfaces

Audio Output
 Audio output
Unknown - Click to provide data
DisplayPorts Quantity
1 1
HDMI Ports Quantity
2
BEST
1
DVI-D Ports Quantity
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Mini DisplayPorts Quantity
1 1
DVI Port
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
USB Type-A Downstream Ports Quantity
4
BEST
3
USB Hub Version
 USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1)
 USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1)
Number of Upstream Ports
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
 Built-in camera
TV Tuner Integrated
 TV tuner integrated
 TV tuner integrated

Design

Feet Colour
 Black
 Black
Colour of Product
 Black
 Black

Performance

Windows Operating Systems Supported
 Windows 8
 Windows 8

Thin Client

Thin Client Installed
 Thin client installed
 Thin client installed

Ergonomics

Picture-in-Picture
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Picture-in-Picture
Pivot Angle
0 - 90 0 - 90
Height Adjustment
130mm 150mm
BEST
Height Adjustment
 Height adjustment
 Height adjustment
Tilt Angle
-5 - 20 -5 - 30
Tilt Adjustment
 Tilt adjustment
 Tilt adjustment
Swivelling
 Swivelling
 Swivelling
Rotating
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Rotating
Swivel Angle Range
-45 - 45 -45 - 45
VESA Mounting
 VESA mounting
 VESA mounting
Pivot
 Pivot
 Pivot
Plug and Play
Unknown - Click to provide data
 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
 On/off switch
 On/off switch
On Screen Display (OSD)
Unknown - Click to provide data
 On Screen Display (OSD)
LED Indicators
Unknown - Click to provide data
 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
BEST
Power Consumption (PowerSave)
Unknown - Click to provide data 1.4W
Power Consumption (typical)
86W 50W
BEST
Power Consumption (standby)
0.5W
BEST
37W
Annual Energy Consumption
Unknown - Click to provide data 73kWh
Power Consumption (max)
120W 73W
BEST
AC Input Voltage
 5
 90-265
 9
 90
 24
 100
 100-240
 240
 5
 90-265
 9
 90
 24
 100
 100-240
 240

Operational Conditions

Storage Relative Humidity (H-H)
5 - 95 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
BEST
Energy Star Certified
 Energy Star certified
Unknown - Click to provide data

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)
613.8mm 546.2mm
BEST
Depth (with Stand)
245.4mm 235.5mm
BEST
Width (with Stand)
737.1mm 640.4mm
BEST
Weight
7.8kg
BEST
8.9kg
Height
434.6mm 378.6mm
Depth
70.1mm 85mm
Width
737.1mm 640.4mm

Packaging Content

Cables Included
 DVI
 AC
 DisplayPort
 DVI
 AC
 DisplayPort
BEST
Manual
Unknown - Click to provide data
 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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