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Benq XL2420 vs HP DreamColor Z24

Benq XL2420 vs HP DreamColor Z24

Benq XL2420

52

Overall Score
Our Verdict:
A multi award winning 1920 x 1080 LCD screen
90
49 Reviews + 16 Awards
60
Good Features
21
65
$52 Over 8 Years
Overall Score
52
Average
24" 1920 X 1080 Pixels 12000000:1 LED Dec 2014
Display Diagonal Display Resolution Contrast Ratio (dynamic) Display Release Date
HP DreamColor Z24

36

Overall Score
Our Verdict:
An expensive to run 1920 x 1200 LCD screen with average features
56
Average Features
12
29
$122 Over 8 Years
Overall Score
36
Mediocre
24" 1920 X 1200 Pixels 5000000:1 LCD Apr 2014
Display Diagonal Display Resolution Contrast Ratio (dynamic) Display Release Date

Top Prices

No prices found No prices found

Reviews & Awards

Awards
22 Awards
01net.com: 4 Star
computerdiy.com.tw: Recommended
Digital Versus: 5 Star
digitallife.se: Recommended
f1cd.ru: Recommended
flatpanels.dk: Top Recommendation
flatpanelshd.com: Highly Recommended
gamestar.de: Platinum
hardwarecanucks.com: Dam Good
hardwareheaven.com: Performance Award
hwa.com.tr: High Performance
itproportal.com: Best Buy
ixbt.com: Original Design
Les Numeriques.com: 5 Star
mato78.com: Silver
muycomputer.com: Recommended
PC Mag: Editor's Choice
reviewed.com: Editor's Choice
tbreak.ae: Editor's Choice
Techreport.com: Recommended
tomshardware.co.uk: Approved
tomshardware.com: Approved
No awards found
Average Expert Rating
No reviews found
Average User Rating
No reviews found

Energy Efficiency

Running Costs Over 5 Years
Electricity cost - switched on $ 49.04
Electricity cost - standby $ 2.04
Total running cost $ 51.08
Electricity cost - switched on $ 119.09
Electricity cost - standby $ 2.05
Total running cost $ 121.14
Energy Efficiency Class
No data No data
Environmental Impact
0.32T
Running this PC monitor over 5 years will generate 0.32 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
8
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.
0.75T
Running this PC monitor over 5 years will generate 0.75 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
19
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.

Specification

Display

Display Diagonal 24" 24"
Display Resolution  1920 x 1080  1920 x 1200  1920 x 1080  1920 x 1200
BEST
Contrast Ratio (dynamic)  12000000:1
BEST
 12000000:1
Display  LED  LCD
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 LED  LCD
Supported Graphics Resolutions  1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)  1600 x 1200 (UXGA)  1680 x 1050 (WSXGA+)  1440 x 900 (WXGA+)  1440 x 900  1280 x 1024 (SXGA)  1280 x 960  1280 x 720 (HD 720)  1024 x 768 (XGA)  800 x 600 (SVGA)  640 x 480 (VGA)
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 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)  1600 x 1200 (UXGA)  1680 x 1050 (WSXGA+)  1440 x 900 (WXGA+)  1440 x 900  1280 x 1024 (SXGA)  1280 x 960  1280 x 720 (HD 720)  1024 x 768 (XGA)  800 x 600 (SVGA)  640 x 480 (VGA)
Supported 3D Technologies  NVIDIA 3D Vision  NVIDIA 3D Vision 2  NVIDIA 3D Vision  NVIDIA 3D Vision 2
HD Type  Full HD
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 Full HD
Viewable Size Diagonal 298mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Viewable Size, Vertical 531mm
BEST
325.6mm
Viewable Size, Horizontal Unknown - Click to provide data 520mm
Aspect Ratio  16:9
BEST
 16:9
Pixel Pitch
Display Colour Count 16.77M Unknown - Click to provide data
Viewing Angle, Vertical 160° 178°
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Viewing Angle, Horizontal 170° 178°
BEST
Contrast Ratio (typical)  1000:1  1000:1
Display Diagonal (metric) Unknown - Click to provide data 61cm
Display Technology  TN+Film  TN+Film
Display Brightness 350 cd/m² 350 cd/m²
Response Time 1ms
BEST
6ms
Color Gamut 72% Unknown - Click to provide data
Native Aspect Ratio  16:9  16:10
BEST
 16:9  16:10
Colours  16.78 million colours  1.073 billion colours  16.78 million colours  1.073 billion colours

Ports & Interfaces

Headphone Outputs 1 Unknown - Click to provide data
DisplayPort 1 2
BEST
USB 2.0 Port 1 Unknown - Click to provide data
HDMI Port 2
BEST
1
DVI-D Port 1 1
VGA (D-Sub) Port 1 Unknown - Click to provide data
DVI Port 1 1
USB Type-A Downstream Port 4
BEST
2
USB Hub Version  USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1)  USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1)

Design

Colour  Black  Black

Performance

Operating Systems Supported (Windows)  Windows 7 Starter  Windows 7 Home Basic  Windows 7 Ultimate  Windows 8  Windows 8 Enterprise  Windows 7 Starter x64  Windows 7 Home Basic x64  Windows 7 Home Premium  Windows 7 Home Premium x64  Windows 7 Professional  Windows 7 Professional x64  Windows 7 Ultimate x64  Windows 8 Enterprise x64  1  Windows 8 Enterp  W  Wi  Windows 7 Home Premiu  Windows 7  Win  Windo  Windows 7 Starter  Windows 7 Home Basic  Windows 7 Ultimate  Windows 8  Windows 8 Enterprise  Windows 7 Starter x64  Windows 7 Home Basic x64  Windows 7 Home Premium  Windows 7 Home Premium x64  Windows 7 Professional  Windows 7 Professional x64  Windows 7 Ultimate x64  Windows 8 Enterprise x64  1  Windows 8 Enterp  W  Wi  Windows 7 Home Premiu  Windows 7  Win  Windo

Ergonomics

Height Adjustment 130mm
BEST
120mm
Tilt Angle
Swivel Angle Range Unknown - Click to provide data
VESA Mounting Interfaces  1  1
Number of OSD Languages 17 Unknown - Click to provide data

Power

Power Consumption (typical) 24W
BEST
58W
Power Consumption (standby) 0.5W 0.5W
AC Input Frequency  50  60  50  60
AC Input Voltage  96 - 264  110  220  110-220  90-264  9  90  96 - 264  110  220  110-220  90-264  9  90

Certificates

Certification  TCO  TCO 5.1
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 TCO  TCO 5.1

Weight & Dimensions

Height (with Stand) Unknown - Click to provide data 525mm
Depth (with Stand) Unknown - Click to provide data 238mm
Width (with Stand) Unknown - Click to provide data 559.4mm
Weight 6.1kg
BEST
7kg
Height 516.9mm 365mm
Depth 149.9mm 66.5mm
Width 571.4mm 559.4mm

Packaging Content

Cables Included  USB  VGA  DVI  AC  DisplayPort
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 USB  VGA  DVI  AC  DisplayPort
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