DELL U2715H vs DELL U3014

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DELL U2715H
DELL U3014

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Reasons For

9 Reasons For
Two HDMI ports quantitys Edit
The DELL U2715H has two HDMI ports quantitys, however the DELL U3014 only has one HDMI ports quantity.
Six USB Type-A downstream ports quantitys Edit
The DELL U2715H is a six USB Type-A downstream ports quantity PC monitor, whereas the DELL U3014 only has five USB Type-A downstream ports quantitys.
A lot lower power consumption (max) Edit
The DELL U2715H has a power consumption (max) of 88W, however the DELL U3014 is a 120W maximum power consumption PC monitor (32W higher).
5.9kg lighter Edit
The DELL U2715H is a 4.9kg weight PC monitor. That's 5.9kg lighter than the DELL U3014 (10.8kg).
$949 cheaper
The DELL U2715H costs $948.71 less than the DELL U3014.
Available from 4 shops
A greater number of stores increases the chances of this PC monitor remaining in stock and also increases the price competition amongst retailers for the product.
39% cheaper to run
The DELL U2715H only costs $45.13 to run over five years but the DELL U3014 costs $73.71 to run (63% more). Read more
More popular
The DELL U2715H is a more popular choice amongst buyers. It ranks No. 129 by sales volume in our PC monitors, however the DELL U3014 ranks No. 5342.
User reviews are better
The DELL U2715H has an average user review score of 94% based on 135 reviews, however the DELL U3014 has an average rating of 87% (based on 68 reviews).
6 Reasons For
Bigger display diagonal Edit
The DELL U3014 is a 29.8" PC monitor. That's 2.8" bigger than the DELL U2715H (29.8"). 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.

17% bigger viewable size, vertical Edit
The DELL U3014 has a viewable size, vertical of 400.8mm, however the DELL U2715H is only a 335.66mm viewable height PC monitor (65.14mm smaller).
Bigger viewable size, horizontal Edit
The DELL U3014 is a 641.3mm viewable width PC monitor. That's 44.56mm bigger than the DELL U2715H (641.3mm).
10% bigger display diagonal (metric) Edit
The DELL U3014 has a display diagonal (metric) of 75.6cm. That's 7.1cm bigger than the DELL U2715H (75.6cm).
2ms faster response time Edit
The DELL U3014 has a response time of 6ms, but the DELL U2715H is an 8ms response time PC monitor (2ms 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.

Better expert reviews
Based on 15 expert reviews, the average review score of the DELL U3014 is 86%, however the average rating of the DELL U2715H is 80% (based on 5 reviews).

Reasons Against

6 Reasons Against
11% smaller display diagonal Edit
The DELL U2715H has a display diagonal of 27", however the DELL U3014 is a 29.8" PC monitor (2.8" 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.

20% smaller viewable size, vertical Edit
The DELL U2715H has a viewable size, vertical of 335.66mm. That's 65.14mm smaller than the DELL U3014 (400.8mm).
44.56mm smaller viewable size, horizontal Edit
The DELL U2715H is a 596.74mm viewable width PC monitor, whereas the DELL U3014 is a 641.3mm viewable width PC monitor (44.56mm bigger).
11% smaller display diagonal (metric) Edit
The DELL U2715H has a display diagonal (metric) of 68.5cm, however the DELL U3014 is a 75.6cm display diagonal PC monitor (7.1cm bigger).
Slower response time Edit
The DELL U2715H is an 8ms response time PC monitor. That's 2ms slower than the DELL U3014 (6ms). 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.

Lower expert review Score
The DELL U2715H's average expert rating is 80%, however the DELL U3014's is 86% (based on 15 reviews).
10 Reasons Against
One less HDMI ports quantity Edit
The DELL U3014 has one HDMI ports quantity, however the DELL U2715H only has two HDMI ports quantitys.
One less USB Type-A downstream ports quantity Edit
The DELL U3014 is a five USB Type-A downstream ports quantity PC monitor, whereas the DELL U2715H only has six USB Type-A downstream ports quantitys.
27% higher power consumption (max) Edit
The DELL U3014 has a power consumption (max) of 120W. That's 32W higher than the DELL U2715H (120W).
5.9kg heavier Edit
The DELL U3014 has a weight of 10.8kg, however the DELL U2715H is a 4.9kg weight PC monitor (5.9kg lighter).
More expensive by $949
The DELL U3014 is $948.71 more expensive than the DELL U2715H.
Less retailers
The DELL U3014 is only stocked by 1 store, whereas the DELL U2715H is stocked by 5 stores. Read more
Fewer numbers of sellers reduces the price competition amongst retailers for the product and also reduces the chances of this PC monitor remaining in stock.
Older by ten months
The DELL U3014 is ten months older than the DELL U2715H.
$28.58 more expensive to run over five years
Over five years the running costs of the DELL U3014 are $73.71 which is $28.58 more than the DELL U2715H. Show assumptions.
Less popular
The DELL U3014 is a less popular choice amongst buyers. It ranks No. 5342 by number of sales in our PC monitors, however the DELL U2715H ranks No. 129.
User review Rating is Worse
The DELL U3014's average user score is 87%, however the DELL U2715H's is 94% (based on 135 reviews).

Awards

No awards found 4 Awards
hardwarecanucks.com: Dam Good
hardwareluxx.de: Excellent Hardware
itproportal.com: Best Buy
PC Mag: Editor's Choice

Average Expert Rating

Average User Rating

Date Released

27 months Ago 37 months Ago

Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on $ 42.87
Electricity cost - standby $ 2.26
Total running cost $ 45.13
Purchase price $ 499.99
Total cost of ownership $ 545.12
Details
Electricity cost - switched on $ 71.45
Electricity cost - standby $ 2.26
Total running cost $ 73.71
Purchase price $ 1,448.70
Total cost of ownership $ 1,522.41
Details

Energy Efficiency Class

No data 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.
0.49T
Running this PC monitor over 5 years will generate 0.49 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
13
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.

Display

Display Diagonal
27" 29.8"
BEST
Display Resolution
 2560 x 1600
 2560 x 1600
BEST
Contrast Ratio (dynamic)
 2000000:1
 2000000:1
Display
 LED
 LED
3D
 3D
 3D
Supported Graphics Resolutions
 2560 x 1440
 2560 x 1600 (WQXGA)
 2560 x 1440
 2560 x 1600 (WQXGA)
BEST
Display Surface
 Matt
 Matt
Supported Video Modes
 1440p
BEST
 1440p
HD Type
 2K Ultra HD
BEST
 2K Ultra HD
HDCP
Unknown - Click to provide data
 HDCP
Mobile High-Definition Link (MHL)
 Mobile High-Definition Link (MHL)
Unknown - Click to provide data
Display SRGB
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Display sRGB
Viewable Size, Vertical
335.66mm 400.8mm
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Viewable Size, Horizontal
596.74mm 641.3mm
BEST
Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 16:9
Pixel Pitch
0.2331 x 0.2331 0.25 x 0.25
Display Colour Count
16.77M Unknown - Click to provide data
Viewing Angle, Vertical
178° 178°
Viewing Angle, Horizontal
178° 178°
Contrast Ratio (typical)
 1000:1
 1000:1
Display Diagonal (metric)
68.5cm 75.6cm
BEST
Display Technology
 IPS
 IPS
Display Brightness
350 cd/m² 350 cd/m²
Response Time
8ms 6ms
BEST
Color Gamut
91% Unknown - Click to provide data
SmartResponse
6ms Unknown - Click to provide data
Screen Shape
 Flat
 Flat
Native Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 16:10
 16:9
 16:10
BEST
Display Number of Colours
 16.78 million colours
 1.073 billion colours
 16.78 million colours
 1.073 billion colours

Ports & Interfaces

DC-In Jack
Unknown - Click to provide data
 DC-in jack
Audio Output
 Audio output
 Audio output
DisplayPorts Quantity
2 2
USB 3.0 Port
6 Unknown - Click to provide data
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 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Port
6 Unknown - Click to provide data
USB Type-A Downstream Ports Quantity
6
BEST
5
USB Hub Version
 USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1)
 USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1)
Number of Upstream Ports
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Built-In USB Hub
 Built-in USB hub
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)
Built-In Camera
 Built-in camera
 Built-in camera
TV Tuner Integrated
 TV tuner integrated
 TV tuner integrated

Design

Feet Colour
 Silver
 Black
 Silver
 Black
Colour of Product
 Black
 Black

Thin Client

Thin Client Installed
 Thin client installed
 Thin client installed

Networking

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

Ergonomics

Pivot Angle
90 - 90 Unknown - Click to provide data
Height Adjustment
Unknown - Click to provide data 90mm
Height Adjustment
 Height adjustment
 Height adjustment
Tilt Angle
5 - 21 Unknown - Click to provide data
Tilt Adjustment
 Tilt adjustment
 Tilt adjustment
Swivelling
 Swivelling
 Swivelling
Swivel Angle Range
45 - 45 Unknown - Click to provide data
Wall Mountable
 Wall mountable
Unknown - Click to provide data
Cable Lock Slot
 Cable lock slot
 Cable lock slot
VESA Mounting
 VESA mounting
 VESA mounting
Pivot
 Pivot
Unknown - Click to provide data
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
 LED indicators
 LED indicators

Power

Input Current
Unknown - Click to provide data 1.8A
Current Rating
1.5A Unknown - Click to provide data
Power Consumption (typical)
36W
BEST
60W
Power Consumption (standby)
0.5W 0.5W
Power Consumption (max)
88W
BEST
120W
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

Operating Altitude
0 - 5000 0 - 5000
Non-Operating Altitude
0 - 12192 0 - 10668
Storage Relative Humidity (H-H)
5 - 90 5 - 90
Operating Relative Humidity (H-H)
10 - 80 10 - 80
Storage Temperature (T-T)
-20 - 60 -20 - 60
Operating Temperature (T-T)
0 - 40 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
10.5kg
BEST
13.7kg
Weight With Stand
Unknown - Click to provide data 10.8kg
Height (with Stand)
524.9mm
BEST
572.7mm
Depth (with Stand)
205mm 201.4mm
BEST
Width (with Stand)
612.7mm
BEST
689.7mm
Weight
4.9kg
BEST
10.8kg
Height
363.4mm 449.2mm
Depth
46.4mm 61mm
Width
612.7mm 689.7mm

Packaging Content

Quick Start Guide
 Quick start guide
 Quick start guide
Cables Included
 USB
 AC
 DisplayPort
 DVI
 USB
 AC
 DisplayPort
 DVI
Manual
 Manual
 Manual
Stand Included
 Stand included
Unknown - Click to provide data
Handheld Remote Control
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Handheld remote control
AC Adapter Included
 AC adapter included
Unknown - Click to provide data
Feedback