Benq GL2760 vs Benq GW2760
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Benq GL2760vsBenq GW2760

Benq GL2760

73

Overall Score

73

Overall Score
Our Verdict:
A very economical to run and classic 27" LCD screen, with good features
90
Reviews
969 Reviews
78
Features
Good Features
82
Running Costs
$47 Over 5 Years
73
Overall Score
Very Good
27" 1920 X 1080 (Full HD) Pixels 12000000:1 No Mar 2014
Display Diagonal Display Resolution Dynamic Contrast Ratio 3D Release Date
Display Diagonal 27"
Display Resolution 1920 X 1080 (Full HD) Pixels
Dynamic Contrast Ratio 12000000:1
3D No
Release Date Mar 2014
Benq GW2760

74

Overall Score

74

Overall Score

Benq GW2760

$368.99
Our Verdict:
A multi award winning and good spec 27" PC display, with low running costs but representing only middle of the road value for money
94
Reviews
876 Reviews + 5 Awards
58
Value for Money
Average
78
Features
Good Features
76
Running Costs
$58 Over 5 Years
74
Overall Score
Very Good
27" 1920 X 1080 (Full HD) Pixels 20000000:1 No Oct 2013
Display Diagonal Display Resolution Dynamic Contrast Ratio 3D Release Date
Display Diagonal 27"
Display Resolution 1920 X 1080 (Full HD) Pixels
Dynamic Contrast Ratio 20000000:1
3D No
Release Date Oct 2013
Benq GL2760

73

Overall Score

73

Overall Score
Our Verdict:
A very economical to run and classic 27" LCD screen, with good features
90
Reviews
969 Reviews
78
Features
Good Features
82
Running Costs
$47 Over 5 Years
73
Overall Score
Very Good
27" 1920 X 1080 (Full HD) Pixels 12000000:1 No Mar 2014
Display Diagonal Display Resolution Dynamic Contrast Ratio 3D Release Date
Display Diagonal 27"
Display Resolution 1920 X 1080 (Full HD) Pixels
Dynamic Contrast Ratio 12000000:1
3D No
Release Date Mar 2014
Benq GW2760

74

Overall Score

74

Overall Score

Benq GW2760

$368.99
Our Verdict:
A multi award winning and good spec 27" PC display, with low running costs but representing only middle of the road value for money
94
Reviews
876 Reviews + 5 Awards
58
Value for Money
Average
78
Features
Good Features
76
Running Costs
$58 Over 5 Years
74
Overall Score
Very Good
27" 1920 X 1080 (Full HD) Pixels 20000000:1 No Oct 2013
Display Diagonal Display Resolution Dynamic Contrast Ratio 3D Release Date
Display Diagonal 27"
Display Resolution 1920 X 1080 (Full HD) Pixels
Dynamic Contrast Ratio 20000000:1
3D No
Release Date Oct 2013

Top Prices

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Reasons For

Benq GL2760 Benq GW2760
2 Reasons For
Faster Response Time
The Benq GL2760 is a 2ms response time PC monitor. That's 2ms faster than the Benq GW2760 (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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19% Cheaper to Run Over Five Years
The Benq GL2760 only costs $47 to run over five years but the Benq GW2760 costs $58 to run (23% more).
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18° Wider Vertical Viewing Angle
The Benq GW2760 is a 178° vertical viewing angle PC monitor. That's 18° wider than the Benq GL2760 (160°).

The vertical viewing angle dictates the maximum angle at which the monitor can be properly viewed.

A larger viewing angle means that the screen can be watched from many different parts of a room successfully. Conversely, a very small viewing angle means you would effectively have to sit directly in front of the monitor to be able to view the screen successfully.

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8° Wider Horizontal Viewing Angle
The Benq GW2760 has a horizontal viewing angle of 178°, whereas the Benq GL2760 is only a 170° horizontal viewing angle PC monitor (8° narrower).

The horizontal viewing angle dictates the maximum angle at which the monitor can be properly viewed.

A larger viewing angle means that the monitor can be watched from many different parts of a room successfully. Conversely, a very small viewing angle means you would effectively have to sit directly in front of the monitor to be able to view the screen successfully.

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Built-In Speaker(s)
The Benq GW2760 has a built-in speaker(s), whereas the Benq GL2760 does not have a built-in speaker(s).

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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Expert Reviews Are a Lot Better
The average expert review score of the Benq GW2760 is 81%, whereas the average rating of the Benq GL2760 is 71% (based on 2 reviews).
User Reviews Are Moderately Better
The average user review score of the Benq GW2760 is 93%, whereas the average rating of the Benq GL2760 is 89% (based on 869 reviews).

Reasons Against

Benq GL2760 Benq GW2760
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Reviews & Awards

Awards

Benq GL2760 Benq GW2760
No awards found
5 Awards
f1cd.ru: Recommended firstpost.com: Editor's Choice macworld.co.uk: Editor's Choice Trusted Reviews: Recommended voz.vn: Recommended

Average Expert Rating

The Benq GW2760 has better expert reviews than the Benq GL2760. The average expert reviews score for the Benq GW2760 is 81% based on 26 reviews, where as the average score for the Benq GL2760 is 71% based on 2 reviews.
Benq GL2760 Benq GW2760
5 stars
1 review
4 stars
0 reviews
3 stars
1 review
2 stars
0 reviews
1 star
0 reviews
Best
5 stars
5 reviews
4 stars
4 reviews
3 stars
2 reviews
2 stars
0 reviews
1 star
0 reviews

Average User Rating

The Benq GW2760 has better user reviews than the Benq GL2760. The average user reviews score for the Benq GW2760 is 93% based on 374 reviews, where as the average score for the Benq GL2760 is 89% based on 869 reviews.
Benq GL2760 Benq GW2760
5 stars
600 reviews
4 stars
158 reviews
3 stars
52 reviews
2 stars
24 reviews
1 star
35 reviews
Best
5 stars
285 reviews
4 stars
63 reviews
3 stars
13 reviews
2 stars
4 reviews
1 star
9 reviews

Proportion of Users That Recommend It

For both the Benq GW2760 than the Benq GL2760 the same percentage of owners recommend the product. In both cases 9.2% recommend the product, based on a total of 414 reviews for the Benq GW2760 and 414 reviews for the Benq GW2760.

Date Released

Benq GL2760 Benq GW2760
48 months old Best 52 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.

Vertical Viewing Angle

The vertical viewing angle dictates the maximum angle at which the monitor can be properly viewed.

A larger viewing angle means that the screen can be watched from many different parts of a room successfully. Conversely, a very small viewing angle means you would effectively have to sit directly in front of the monitor to be able to view the screen successfully.

Horizontal Viewing Angle

The horizontal viewing angle dictates the maximum angle at which the monitor can be properly viewed.

A larger viewing angle means that the monitor can be watched from many different parts of a room successfully. Conversely, a very small viewing angle means you would effectively have to sit directly in front of the monitor to be able to view the screen successfully.

Built-in Speaker(s)

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.

Benq GL2760 Benq GW2760
Best
No
Yes

Width

Energy Efficiency

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.
Benq GL2760
Benq
GL2760
7 trees 0.27 tonnes CO2 (Best)
Benq GW2760
Benq
GW2760
9 trees 0.34 tonnes CO2

Specification

 
 
 
Display Benq GL2760 Benq GW2760
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
20000000:1
 20000000:1
20000000:1
 20000000:1
Response Time 2ms
BEST
4ms
Vertical Viewing Angle 160° 178°
BEST
Horizontal Viewing Angle 170° 178°
BEST
Typical Contrast Ratio
5000:1
 5000:1
5000:1
 5000:1
Display
LED
 LED
LED
 LED
Supported Graphics Resolutions
1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
Supported Video Modes
1080p
 1080p
1080p
 1080p
HD Type
Full HD
 Full HD
Full HD
 Full HD
Pixel Pitch
Display Diagonal (metric) 68.58cm 68.58cm
Display Brightness 300 Cd/m² 300 Cd/m²
Color Gamut Unknown - Click to provide data 72%
 
 
 
Ports & Interfaces Benq GL2760 Benq GW2760
HDMI Port 1 1
Headphone Outputs 1 1
DisplayPort Unknown - Click to provide data 1
DVI-D Port Unknown - Click to provide data 1
VGA (D-Sub) Port 1 1
DVI Port 1 1
 
 
 
Multimedia Benq GL2760 Benq GW2760
Speaker Unknown - Click to provide data 2
RMS Rated Power Unknown - Click to provide data 2W
Loudspeaker Unknown - Click to provide data 2
 
 
 
Ergonomics Benq GL2760 Benq GW2760
Height Adjustment Unknown - Click to provide data 140mm
Tilt Angle
Swivel Angle Range Unknown - Click to provide data
Number of OSD Languages 17 17
 
 
 
Power Benq GL2760 Benq GW2760
Typical Power Consumption 21W
BEST
26W
Standby Power Consumption 0.3W 0.3W
Power Consumption (PowerSave) Unknown - Click to provide data 0.3W
 
 
 
Packaging Data Benq GL2760 Benq GW2760
Package Weight 7.3kg 5.9kg
BEST
Package Height Unknown - Click to provide data 446mm
Package Depth Unknown - Click to provide data 131mm
Package Width Unknown - Click to provide data 702mm
 
 
 
Operational Conditions Benq GL2760 Benq GW2760
Storage Relative Humidity (H-H) Unknown - Click to provide data
Operating Relative Humidity (H-H) Unknown - Click to provide data
Storage Temperature (T-T) Unknown - Click to provide data
Operating Temperature (T-T) Unknown - Click to provide data
 
 
 
Weight & Dimensions Benq GL2760 Benq GW2760
Weight With Stand Unknown - Click to provide data 4.5kg
Height (with Stand) 641mm 488mm
BEST
Depth (with Stand) 215mm 191mm
BEST
Width (with Stand) 488mm 472mm
BEST
Weight 5.4kg 4.6kg
BEST
Height 715mm 380mm
Depth 132mm 57mm
Width 490mm 641mm
 
 
 
Packaging Content Benq GL2760 Benq GW2760
Cables Included
VGA
 VGA
VGA
 VGA
 
 
 
Other Features Benq GL2760 Benq GW2760
Quantity Unknown - Click to provide data
Bezel Width Unknown - Click to provide data

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