Acer K272HU vs Samsung S27E390H
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Acer K272HU

83

Overall Score

83

Overall Score

Acer K272HU

$259.99
$20.00
Our Verdict:
A very cheap and fully featured 27" PC display, with low running costs
90
Value for Money
Excellent
81
Features
Fully-Featured
76
Running Costs
$61 Over 5 Years
83
Overall Score
Excellent
27" 1920 X 1080 (Full HD) Pixels 100000000:1 No Nov 2015
Display Diagonal Display Resolution Dynamic Contrast Ratio 3D Release Date
Display Diagonal 27"
Display Resolution 1920 X 1080 (Full HD) Pixels
Dynamic Contrast Ratio 100000000:1
3D No
Release Date Nov 2015
Samsung S27E390H

75

Overall Score

75

Overall Score
Our Verdict:
A very economical to run and positively reviewed 27" PC monitor, with good features
97
Reviews
6 Reviews
79
Features
Good Features
93
Running Costs
$28 Over 5 Years
75
Overall Score
Very Good
27" 1920 X 1080 (Full HD) Pixels No 4ms Feb 2015 A
Display Diagonal Display Resolution 3D Response Time Release Date Energy Efficiency
Display Diagonal 27"
Display Resolution 1920 X 1080 (Full HD) Pixels
3D No
Response Time 4ms
Release Date Feb 2015
Energy Efficiency A
Acer K272HU

83

Overall Score

83

Overall Score

Acer K272HU

$259.99
$20.00
Our Verdict:
A very cheap and fully featured 27" PC display, with low running costs
90
Value for Money
Excellent
81
Features
Fully-Featured
76
Running Costs
$61 Over 5 Years
83
Overall Score
Excellent
27" 1920 X 1080 (Full HD) Pixels 100000000:1 No Nov 2015
Display Diagonal Display Resolution Dynamic Contrast Ratio 3D Release Date
Display Diagonal 27"
Display Resolution 1920 X 1080 (Full HD) Pixels
Dynamic Contrast Ratio 100000000:1
3D No
Release Date Nov 2015
Samsung S27E390H

75

Overall Score

75

Overall Score
Our Verdict:
A very economical to run and positively reviewed 27" PC monitor, with good features
97
Reviews
6 Reviews
79
Features
Good Features
93
Running Costs
$28 Over 5 Years
75
Overall Score
Very Good
27" 1920 X 1080 (Full HD) Pixels No 4ms Feb 2015 A
Display Diagonal Display Resolution 3D Response Time Release Date Energy Efficiency
Display Diagonal 27"
Display Resolution 1920 X 1080 (Full HD) Pixels
3D No
Response Time 4ms
Release Date Feb 2015
Energy Efficiency A

Top Prices

Acer K272HU Samsung S27E390H
Newegg US
Acer K2 Series K272HUL 27" WQHD 2560 x 1440 (2K) TN 1ms (GTG) Black LED Backlight LCD Monitor, at 60 Hz Refresh Rate, Eco Friendly Design, Visual Comfortable an
$259.99
Go to Store
Overstock
Acer K272HUL 27 LED LCD Monitor - 16:9 - 6 ms
$320.99
Go to Store
2 Prices from 2 Stores | $259.99-$320.99
Amazon US
Samsung 27-Inch Screen LED-Lit Monitor (S27E390H)
$338.00
Go to Store
Amazon US
Samsung S27E390H
$573.00
Go to Store
2 Prices from 1 Store | $338.00-$573.00
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Reasons For

Acer K272HU Samsung S27E390H
4 Reasons For
Faster Response Time
The Acer K272HU is a 2ms response time PC monitor. That's 2ms faster than the Samsung S27E390H (4ms).

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.

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$78 Cheaper
The Acer K272HU costs $78.01 less than the Samsung S27E390H.
More Shops Are Selling it
A greater number of retailers increases the chances of this PC monitor remaining in stock and also increases the price competition amongst retailers for the product.
Better Brand
Acer PC monitors have an average rating of 85.7%, whereas Samsung has an average rating of 83.5%.
2 Reasons For
Cheaper to Run by $35 Over Five Years
Over five years the Samsung S27E390H only costs $29 to run however the Acer K272HU costs $64 to run (120% more).
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More Popular
The Samsung S27E390H is a more popular choice amongst buyers.

Reviews & Awards

Average Expert Rating

Acer K272HU Samsung S27E390H
No reviews found
Best
5 stars
0 reviews
4 stars
0 reviews
3 stars
0 reviews
2 stars
0 reviews
1 star
0 reviews

Average User Rating

Acer K272HU Samsung S27E390H
No reviews found
Best
5 stars
680 reviews
4 stars
224 reviews
3 stars
21 reviews
2 stars
4 reviews
1 star
22 reviews

Average Brand Rating

Acer has a better average brand rating than Samsung. The average brand rating for Acer is 85.68% based on 9,841 reviews, where as the average brand rating for Samsung is 83.48% based on 8,957 reviews.
Acer K272HU Samsung S27E390H
Acer

86

86

Based on 9,841 reviews
Samsung

83

83

Based on 8,957 reviews

Date Released

Acer K272HU Samsung S27E390H
27 months old Best 36 months old

Key Features

Response Time

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.

Width

Energy Efficiency

Energy Efficiency Class

Acer K272HU Samsung S27E390H
No data

Running Costs Over 5 Years

PC monitor running costs calculated based on an average of 8 hours of use per day. The running cost comprises the electricity cost when using the PC monitor and the electricity standby cost. Compare all energy saving PC monitors.

Environmental Impact

We have calculated the amount of CO2 that will be generated by running each of these PC monitors for 5 years. We have then converted that into the number of tree seedlings that you would need to plant and grow for 10 years in order to offset that amount of CO2.
Acer K272HU
Acer
K272HU
10 trees 0.37 tonnes CO2
Samsung S27E390H
Samsung
S27E390H
4 trees 0.17 tonnes CO2 (Best)

Specification

 
 
 
Display Acer K272HU Samsung S27E390H
Display Diagonal 27" 27"
Display Resolution
1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
 1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
 1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
Dynamic Contrast Ratio
100000000:1
 100000000:1
100000000:1
 100000000:1
Response Time 2ms
BEST
4ms
Vertical Viewing Angle 178° 178°
Horizontal Viewing Angle 178° 178°
Typical Contrast Ratio
1000:1
 1000:1
1000:1
 1000:1
Display
LED LCD
 LED
 LCD
LED LCD
 LED
 LCD
Supported Graphics Resolutions
2560 x 1440 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
 2560 x 1440
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
2560 x 1440 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
 2560 x 1440
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
Supported Video Modes
1080p
 1080p
1080p
 1080p
HD Type
Full HD
 Full HD
Full HD
 Full HD
Pixel Pitch Unknown - Click to provide data
Display Colour Count 16.77M Unknown - Click to provide data
Display Diagonal (metric) 69cm
BEST
68.5cm
Display Brightness 350 Cd/m²
BEST
300 Cd/m²
Display Brightness (min) Unknown - Click to provide data 240 Cd/m²
 
 
 
Ports & Interfaces Acer K272HU Samsung S27E390H
HDMI Port 1 1
Headphone Outputs Unknown - Click to provide data 1
DisplayPort 1 Unknown - Click to provide data
VGA (D-Sub) Port Unknown - Click to provide data 1
DVI Port 1
BEST
 
 
 
Ergonomics Acer K272HU Samsung S27E390H
Tilt Angle
 
 
 
Power Acer K272HU Samsung S27E390H
Energy Efficiency Class
A+
 A+
A+
 A+
Typical Power Consumption 28.4W 25W
BEST
Standby Power Consumption 0.45W 0.3W
BEST
Power Consumption (PowerSave) Unknown - Click to provide data 17.8W
Power Consumption (off) 0.4W Unknown - Click to provide data
Annual Energy Consumption Unknown - Click to provide data 37kWh
Maximum Power Consumption Unknown - Click to provide data 29W
Power Consumption (DPMS) Unknown - Click to provide data
 
 
 
Packaging Data Acer K272HU Samsung S27E390H
Package Weight Unknown - Click to provide data 6.6kg
Package Height Unknown - Click to provide data 140mm
Package Depth Unknown - Click to provide data 442mm
Package Width Unknown - Click to provide data 703mm
 
 
 
Operational Conditions Acer K272HU Samsung S27E390H
Operating Relative Humidity (H-H) Unknown - Click to provide data
Operating Temperature (T-T) Unknown - Click to provide data
 
 
 
Weight & Dimensions Acer K272HU Samsung S27E390H
Weight With Stand 540g 5.1kg
BEST
Height (with Stand) 352mm
BEST
452.9mm
Depth (with Stand) 192mm 181.9mm
BEST
Width (with Stand) 441mm
BEST
626mm
Weight 4.5kg
BEST
4.6kg
Height 267mm 377.2mm
Depth 50mm 70.8mm
Width 441mm 626mm
 
 
 
Packaging Content Acer K272HU Samsung S27E390H
Cables Included
VGA DVI
DisplayPort
 VGA
 DVI
 DisplayPort
VGA DVI
DisplayPort
 VGA
 DVI
 DisplayPort
 
 
 
Technical Details Acer K272HU Samsung S27E390H
Active Display Area (W X H)
597.9 x 336.3
 597.9 x 336.3
597.9 x 336.3
 597.9 x 336.3
Samsung Magic Function Unknown - Click to provide data

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