Acer H236HL vs DELL S2415H

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Acer H236HL
DELL S2415H

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Reasons For

5 Reasons For
1ms faster response time Edit
The Acer H236HL has a response time of 5ms, whereas the DELL S2415H is a 6ms response time PC monitor (1ms 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 $40
The Acer H236HL costs $109.99, whereas the DELL S2415H is $149.99.
9 shops are selling it
The more shops stock the product, the greater competition amongst shops to keep prices low.
Better selling
The Acer H236HL ranks No. 1133 by number of sales, but the DELL S2415H ranks No. 2753.
Marginally better user reviews
The average user review score of the Acer H236HL is 92%, but the average rating of the DELL S2415H is 90% (based on 27 reviews).
4 Reasons For
Bigger display diagonal Edit
The DELL S2415H is a 23.8" PC monitor. That's 0.8" bigger than the Acer H236HL (23.8"). 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.

4% bigger display diagonal (metric) Edit
The DELL S2415H is a 60.5cm display diagonal PC monitor. That's 2.1cm bigger than the Acer H236HL (60.5cm).
TV tuner integrated Edit
The DELL S2415H has a TV tuner integrated, however the Acer H236HL does not. Read more

An integrated TV tuner on a PC monitor means that you can use the monitor to watch TV.

A built in TV tuner means that you can use the screen as both a PC monitor and a TV which saves money on buying 2 devices and also saves space.

VESA mounting Edit
The DELL S2415H supports VESA mounting, but the Acer H236HL does not support VESA mounting.

Reasons Against

5 Reasons Against
4% smaller display diagonal Edit
The Acer H236HL is a 23" PC monitor. That's 0.8" smaller than the DELL S2415H (23.8"). 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
Acer H236HL is only 58.4cm display diagonal. That's 2.1cm smaller than the DELL S2415H (60.5cm).
Does not have a TV tuner integrated Edit
The Acer H236HL does not have a TV tuner integrated, however the DELL S2415H has a TV tuner integrated. Read more

An integrated TV tuner on a PC monitor means that you can use the monitor to watch TV.

A built in TV tuner means that you can use the screen as both a PC monitor and a TV which saves money on buying 2 devices and also saves space.

Does not support VESA mounting Edit
The Acer H236HL does not support VESA mounting, but the DELL S2415H supports VESA mounting.
Older by eleven months
The Acer H236HL is eleven months older than the DELL S2415H.
5 Reasons Against
17% slower response time Edit
The DELL S2415H has a response time of 6ms, however the Acer H236HL is a 5ms response time PC monitor (1ms 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 $40
The DELL S2415H is $40 more expensive than the Acer H236HL.
Fewer sellers
The DELL S2415H is only stocked by 3 retailers, but the Acer H236HL is stocked by 12 sellers. Read more
The fewer the number of sellers that stock the product, the lower the competition amongst sellers to keep prices low.
Less popular
The DELL S2415H is a less popular choice amongst buyers. It ranks No. 2753 by number of sales in our PC monitors, whereas the Acer H236HL ranks No. 1133.
User review Rating is moderately Worse
The average user rating of the DELL S2415H is 90%, whereas the average user rating of the Acer H236HL is 92% (based on 12 reviews).

Average Expert Rating

Average User Rating

Date Released

37 months Ago 26 months Ago

Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on $ -
Electricity cost - standby $ -
Total running cost $ -
Electricity cost - switched on $ 21.44
Electricity cost - standby $ 0.23
Total running cost $ 21.67
Purchase price $ 149.99
Total cost of ownership $ 171.66
Details

Energy Efficiency Class

No data No data

Environmental Impact

No data
0.14T
Running this PC monitor over 5 years will generate 0.14 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
4
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.

Display

Display Diagonal
23" 23.8"
BEST
Display Resolution
 1920 x 1080
 1920 x 1080
Contrast Ratio (dynamic)
 100000000:1
BEST
 100000000:1
Display
 LED
 LED
3D
 3D
 3D
Supported Graphics Resolutions
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
Backlight Type
 W-LED
BEST
 W-LED
Display Surface
 Gloss
 Gloss
Supported Video Modes
 1080p
 1080p
HD Type
 Full HD
 Full HD
HDCP
 HDCP
Unknown - Click to provide data
Mobile High-Definition Link (MHL)
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Mobile High-Definition Link (MHL)
Viewable Size Diagonal
Unknown - Click to provide data 605mm
Viewable Size, Vertical
Unknown - Click to provide data 296.46mm
Viewable Size, Horizontal
Unknown - Click to provide data 527.04mm
Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 16:9
Pixel Pitch
Unknown - Click to provide data 0.2745 x 0.2745
Viewing Angle, Vertical
178° 178°
Viewing Angle, Horizontal
178° 178°
Contrast Ratio (typical)
 1000:1
 1000:1
BEST
Display Diagonal (metric)
58.4cm 60.5cm
BEST
Display Technology
 IPS
 IPS
Display Brightness
250 cd/m² 250 cd/m²
Response Time
5ms
BEST
6ms
Native Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 16:9
Display Number of Colours
 16.78 million colours
 16.78 million colours

Ports & Interfaces

Headphone Out
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Headphone out
Headphone Outputs
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Audio Input
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Audio input
HDMI Ports Quantity
1 1
DVI-D Ports Quantity
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
VGA (D-Sub) Ports Quantity
1 1
AC (power) in
 AC (power) in
Unknown - Click to provide data

Multimedia

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

Design

Feet Colour
 Silver
 Silver
Colour of Product
 Black
 Black

Performance

Linux Operating Systems Supported
 Linux 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
 Wi-Fi
 Wi-Fi
Bluetooth
 Bluetooth
 Bluetooth

Ergonomics

Tilt Adjustment
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Tilt adjustment
Cable Lock Slot
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Cable lock slot
VESA Mounting
 VESA mounting
 VESA mounting
BEST
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)
Unknown - Click to provide data
 On Screen Display (OSD)
LED Indicators
 LED indicators
 LED indicators

Power

Input Current
Unknown - Click to provide data 1.2A
Power Consumption (typical)
Unknown - Click to provide data 18W
Power Consumption (standby)
Unknown - Click to provide data 0.05W
Power Consumption (max)
Unknown - Click to provide data 36W
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 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 5 - 90
Operating Relative Humidity (H-H)
Unknown - Click to provide data 10 - 80
Storage Temperature (T-T)
Unknown - Click to provide data -20 - 60
Operating Temperature (T-T)
Unknown - Click to provide data 0 - 40

Certificates

Certification
 RoHS
 TCO
 RoHS
 TCO
Energy Star Certified
 Energy Star certified
 Energy Star certified
EPEAT Compliance
 Gold
 Gold

Weight & Dimensions

Package Weight
Unknown - Click to provide data 6.8kg
Height (with Stand)
Unknown - Click to provide data 404.6mm
Depth (with Stand)
Unknown - Click to provide data 180mm
Width (with Stand)
Unknown - Click to provide data 539.2mm
Weight
Unknown - Click to provide data 3.2kg
Height
Unknown - Click to provide data 321.1mm
Depth
Unknown - Click to provide data 45.5mm
Width
Unknown - Click to provide data 539.2mm

Packaging Content

Quick Start Guide
 Quick start guide
 Quick start guide
Cables Included
 AC
 HDMI
 AC
 HDMI
Manual
 Manual
 Manual
AC Adapter Included
Unknown - Click to provide data
 AC adapter included
User Guide On CD-ROM
Unknown - Click to provide data
 User Guide on CD-ROM

Other Features

HDMI
 HDMI
Unknown - Click to provide data
Number of Products Included
1pc(s) Unknown - Click to provide data
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