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Samsung C27F396 vs iiyama E2280WSD
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Samsung C27F396vsIiyama E2280WSD

iiyama E2280WSD

74

Overall Score

74

Overall Score

iiyama E2280WSD

$187.00
$70.50
Our Verdict:
A classic and very economical to run 22" LCD screen, with good features
92
Reviews
54 Reviews
58
Value for Money
Average
79
Features
Good Features
82
Running Costs
$48 Over 5 Years
74
Overall Score
Very Good
22" 1680 X 1050 Pixels 5000000:1 No Jan 2013
Display Diagonal Display Resolution Dynamic Contrast Ratio 3D Release Date
Display Diagonal 22"
Display Resolution 1680 X 1050 Pixels
Dynamic Contrast Ratio 5000000:1
3D No
Release Date Jan 2013
Samsung C27F396

69

Overall Score

69

Overall Score

Samsung C27F396

$599.00
Our Verdict:
An economical to run and good spec 27" flatpanel monitor
56
Value for Money
Average
78
Features
Good Features
76
Running Costs
$54 Over 5 Years
69
Overall Score
Good
27" 1920 X 1080 (Full HD) Pixels Mega No Jul 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 Mega
3D No
Release Date Jul 2015
iiyama E2280WSD

74

Overall Score

74

Overall Score

iiyama E2280WSD

$187.00
$70.50
Our Verdict:
A classic and very economical to run 22" LCD screen, with good features
92
Reviews
54 Reviews
58
Value for Money
Average
79
Features
Good Features
82
Running Costs
$48 Over 5 Years
74
Overall Score
Very Good
22" 1680 X 1050 Pixels 5000000:1 No Jan 2013
Display Diagonal Display Resolution Dynamic Contrast Ratio 3D Release Date
Display Diagonal 22"
Display Resolution 1680 X 1050 Pixels
Dynamic Contrast Ratio 5000000:1
3D No
Release Date Jan 2013
Samsung C27F396

69

Overall Score

69

Overall Score

Samsung C27F396

$599.00
Our Verdict:
An economical to run and good spec 27" flatpanel monitor
56
Value for Money
Average
78
Features
Good Features
76
Running Costs
$54 Over 5 Years
69
Overall Score
Good
27" 1920 X 1080 (Full HD) Pixels Mega No Jul 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 Mega
3D No
Release Date Jul 2015

Top Prices

iiyama E2280WSD Samsung C27F396
13 hours agoAmazon US has an average rating of 91% based on 20,600 customer reviews
$187.00
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$599.00
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Reasons For

iiyama E2280WSD Samsung C27F396
3 Reasons For
Cheaper by $412
The iiyama E2280WSD is $412 cheaper than the Samsung C27F396.
Cheaper to Run by $7 Over Five Years
Over five years the iiyama E2280WSD is $7 cheaper to run than the Samsung C27F396.
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Better Brand
Iiyama PC monitors have an average rating of 86.5%, but Samsung has an average rating of 85%.
2 Reasons For
5" Bigger Display Diagonal
The Samsung C27F396 is a 27" PC monitor. That's 5" bigger than the iiyama E2280WSD (22").

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.

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25% Faster Response Time
The Samsung C27F396 has a response time of 4ms, however the iiyama E2280WSD is a 5ms response time PC monitor (1ms slower).

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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Reviews & Awards

Average User Rating

iiyama E2280WSD Samsung C27F396
Best
5 stars
30 reviews
4 stars
13 reviews
3 stars
7 reviews
2 stars
2 reviews
1 star
2 reviews
No reviews found

Average Brand Rating

Iiyama has a better average brand rating than Samsung. The average brand rating for iiyama is 86.51% based on 3,431 reviews, where as the average brand rating for Samsung is 84.96% based on 10,079 reviews.
iiyama E2280WSD Samsung C27F396
iiyama

87

87

Based on 3,431 reviews
Samsung

85

85

Based on 10,079 reviews

Date Released

iiyama E2280WSD Samsung C27F396
63 months old 32 months old Best

Manufacturer's Warranty

Key Features

Display Diagonal

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.

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.

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.
iiyama E2280WSD
iiyama
E2280WSD
7 trees 0.28 tonnes CO2 (Best)
Samsung C27F396
Samsung
C27F396
8 trees 0.32 tonnes CO2

Specification

 
 
 
Display iiyama E2280WSD Samsung C27F396
Display Diagonal 22" 27"
BEST
Display Resolution
1920 x 1080
 1920 x 1080
1920 x 1080
 1920 x 1080
Dynamic Contrast Ratio
5000000:1
 5000000:1
5000000:1
 5000000:1
Response Time 5ms 4ms
BEST
Vertical Viewing Angle 170° Unknown - Click to provide data
Horizontal Viewing Angle 178° 178°
Typical Contrast Ratio
3000:1
 3000:1
3000:1
 3000:1
Display
LCD LED
 LCD
 LED
LCD LED
 LCD
 LED
Display Scanning Frequency Unknown - Click to provide data
Supported Graphics Resolutions
1680 x 1050 (WSXGA+)
 1680 x 1050 (WSXGA+)
1680 x 1050 (WSXGA+)
 1680 x 1050 (WSXGA+)
HD Type
Not supported
 Not supported
Not supported
 Not supported
Vertical Viewable Size 296.1mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Horizontal Viewable Size 473.7mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Vertical Scan Range Unknown - Click to provide data
Horizontal Scan Range Unknown - Click to provide data
Pixel Pitch Unknown - Click to provide data
Display Colour Count 16.77M Unknown - Click to provide data
Display Brightness 300 Cd/m²
BEST
250 Cd/m²
 
 
 
Ports & Interfaces iiyama E2280WSD Samsung C27F396
HDMI Port Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Headphone Outputs 1 1
DVI-D Port 1 Unknown - Click to provide data
VGA (D-Sub) Port 1 1
 
 
 
Multimedia iiyama E2280WSD Samsung C27F396
Speaker 2 Unknown - Click to provide data
RMS Rated Power 4W Unknown - Click to provide data
Loudspeaker 2 Unknown - Click to provide data
 
 
 
Ergonomics iiyama E2280WSD Samsung C27F396
Pivot Angle Unknown - Click to provide data
Tilt Angle Unknown - Click to provide data
Swivel Angle Range Unknown - Click to provide data
Number of OSD Languages 9 Unknown - Click to provide data
 
 
 
Power iiyama E2280WSD Samsung C27F396
Typical Power Consumption 21W
BEST
25W
Standby Power Consumption 0.5W Unknown - Click to provide data
Power Consumption (PowerSave) 1W Unknown - Click to provide data
 
 
 
Weight & Dimensions iiyama E2280WSD Samsung C27F396
Weight 3.6kg
BEST
4.1kg
Height 423.5mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Depth 244.5mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Width 512.5mm Unknown - Click to provide data
 
 
 
Packaging Content iiyama E2280WSD Samsung C27F396
Cables Included
VGA DVI
 VGA
 DVI
VGA DVI
 VGA
 DVI
 
 
 
Other Features iiyama E2280WSD Samsung C27F396
Dimensions (W X D X H) With Stand Unknown - Click to provide data
Accessories Included Unknown - Click to provide data
 
 
 
Technical Details iiyama E2280WSD Samsung C27F396
Speakers Unknown - Click to provide data

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