56points

Acer G5 G215HV 21.5"

82points

Dell UltraSharp UP2516D 25"

Acer G5 G215HV 21.5"
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Dell UltraSharp UP2516D 25"
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Acer G5 G215HV 21.5" vs Dell UltraSharp UP2516D 25"

Acer G5 G215HV 21.5"
Dell UltraSharp UP2516D 25"
Acer G5 G215HV 21.5"
Dell UltraSharp UP2516D 25"
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82
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Why is Acer G5 G215HV 21.5" better than Dell UltraSharp UP2516D 25"?

  • 12.4W lower power consumption on operation
    32.6W vs45W
  • Has a DVI connector
  • 12.7mm thinner
    188mmvs200.7mm
  • Has a VGA connector
  • 81.6g lighter
    4kgvs4082.3g
  • 49.5mm narrower
    518.2mmvs567.7mm
  • 3.4kg less shipping weight
    5.4kgvs8.8kg

Why is Dell UltraSharp UP2516D 25" better than Acer G5 G215HV 21.5"?

  • 16.28% bigger screen size
    25"vs21.5"
  • 1.78x higher resolution
    2560 x 1440pxvs1920 x 1080px
  • 14.71% higher pixel density
    117ppivs102ppi
  • 100cd/m² more luminance
    300cd/m²vs200cd/m²
  • Has an IPS screen
  • 1.67x higher static contrast ratio
    1000:1vs600:1
  • Has anti-glare coating
  • 88º wider horizontal viewing angle
    178ºvs90º

Top specs and features

General info

1.supports total tilt
Acer G5 G215HV 21.5"
Dell UltraSharp UP2516D 25"

Total tilt adjustment is the ability for the monitor head to move up and down. Tilt adjustment enables a user to change the viewing position of the display, creating a more comfortable view of the screen.

2.height

386.1mm

337.8mm

Best

Asus VP228N 21.5"

3.9mm

3.thickness

188mm

200.7mm

Best

LG 22EA53VQ

5.5mm

4.Supports VESA mount
Acer G5 G215HV 21.5"
Dell UltraSharp UP2516D 25"

The VESA mount is a standard used by most manufacturers. A device that supports the VESA mount can be mounted on many different supports, from arms to wall mounts.

5.Has a swivel stand
Acer G5 G215HV 21.5"
Dell UltraSharp UP2516D 25"

A swivel stand allows you to adjust the position of the display left or right, so you can position it to the desired angle.

6.width

518.2mm

567.7mm

Best

Toshiba PA3923U-2LC3

340.5mm

Display

1.pixel density

102ppi

117ppi

Best

Dell UltraSharp UP3218K

280ppi

2.screen size

21.5"

25"

The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.

Best

Sharp LB-1085

108"

3.every pixel has three subpixels
Acer G5 G215HV 21.5"
Dell UltraSharp UP2516D 25"

The device has a display with three full subpixels per pixel, resulting in a sharp and crisp picture. Pixels in some displays (like AMOLED) share one subpixel to preserve space. This can result in a less crisp, slightly blurred image.

4.has an IPS screen
Acer G5 G215HV 21.5"
Dell UltraSharp UP2516D 25"

IPS (In-Plane Switching) is a technology used for LCDs. It was designed to overcome the main limitations of normal TFTs TN-matrices: relatively slow response times, small viewing angles and low quality color reproduction.

5.resolution

1920 x 1080px

2560 x 1440px

Best

Dell UltraSharp UP3218K

7680 x 4320px

6.has anti-glare coating
Acer G5 G215HV 21.5"
Dell UltraSharp UP2516D 25"

Anti-glare helps to reduce the external reflections of light coming from outside the display.

Colors

1.luminance

200cd/m²

300cd/m²

Luminance is the intensity of light that a device emits.

Best

Acer Predator X35 35" UW-UXGA

1000cd/m²

2.display colors

16.7m

16.7m

Number of colors that a display can accurately reproduce.

Best

Dell UltraSharp UP2716D 27"

1074m

3.contrast ratio

600:1

1000:1

Contrast ratio is the visual distance between the lightest and the darkest colors that may be reproduced on the display. A high contrast ratio is desired, resulting in richer dark colors and more distinctive color gradation.

Best

Acer XB0 XB240H 24"

100000000:1

Connectivity

1.has a HDMI output
Acer G5 G215HV 21.5"
Dell UltraSharp UP2516D 25"

Devices with a HDMI or mini HDMI port can transfer high definition video and audio to a display.

2.HDMI ports

0

2

More HDMI ports mean that you can simultaneously connect numerous devices, such as video game consoles and set-top boxes.

Best

Acer HN274H

4

3.has a DVI connector
Acer G5 G215HV 21.5"
Dell UltraSharp UP2516D 25"

Devices that have a DVI connector (usually computers and notebooks) can be connected to the TV set.

4.has a VGA connector
Acer G5 G215HV 21.5"
Dell UltraSharp UP2516D 25"

VGA connector is a widespread connector and is found on many video cards, computer monitors, and some television sets.

5.has FireWire
Acer G5 G215HV 21.5"
Dell UltraSharp UP2516D 25"

A FireWire port allows fast transfers of big files such as HD movies. However, newer USB versions achieve a similar speed.

For example

Dell S2316H 23"

6.has an external memory slot
Acer G5 G215HV 21.5"
Dell UltraSharp UP2516D 25"

The device has a standard memory slot (such as an SD or micro SD card slot) so that you can either extend the internal storage with affordable memory modules or you can retrieve data, such as photographs, easily from a memory card.

For example

Dell UltraSharp U2413 24"

Power

1.power consumption operation

32.6W

45W

How much power the device consumes when it's switched on.

Best

Sharp LB-1085

1.1W

2.power consumption on standby

0.5W

0.3W

How much power the device consumes when shut down but still plugged in.

Best

Asus MB168B Plus

0W

Features

1.has stereo speakers
Acer G5 G215HV 21.5"
Dell UltraSharp UP2516D 25"

Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience.

For example

Samsung C43J89 43"

2.supports USB recording
Acer G5 G215HV 21.5"
Dell UltraSharp UP2516D 25"

USB recording is the capacity of the device to record content into plugged in USB devices.

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