71points

Acer G7 G257HL 25"

60points

Samsung MD230

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Acer G7 G257HL 25" vs Samsung MD230

Acer G7 G257HL 25"
Samsung MD230
Acer G7 G257HL 25"
Samsung MD230

Why is Acer G7 G257HL 25" better than Samsung MD230?

  • 4ms less response time
    4msvs8ms
  • Has a HDMI output
  • 16W lower power consumption on operation
    30W vs46W
  • Supports total tilt
  • Has an IPS screen
  • Has an LED-backlit display
  • 0.5W lower power consumption on standby
    0.5W vs1W
  • Has stereo speakers

Why is Samsung MD230 better than Acer G7 G257HL 25"?

  • 50cd/m² more luminance
    300cd/m²vs250cd/m²
  • 31.7mm shorter
    395mmvs426.7mm
  • 34.4mm thinner
    151mmvs185.4mm
  • Supports VESA mount
  • 25.1mm narrower
    615mmvs640.1mm

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General info

1.supports total tilt
Acer G7 G257HL 25"
Samsung MD230

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

426.7mm

395mm

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3.9mm

3.thickness

185.4mm

151mm

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5.5mm

4.Supports VESA mount
Acer G7 G257HL 25"
Samsung MD230

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 G7 G257HL 25"
Samsung MD230

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

For example

LG UltraGear 34GK950F 34"

6.weight

3.5kg

5.6kg

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4.5g

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Display

1.response time

4ms

8ms

Response time is how long it takes for a display to change the state of pixels, in order to show new content. The less time it takes to respond, the less likely it is to blur fast-changing images.

Best

LG UltraGear 34GK950F 34"

1ms

2.screen size

25"

23"

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

Best

Sharp LB-1085

108"

3.every pixel has three subpixels
Acer G7 G257HL 25"
Samsung MD230

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 G7 G257HL 25"
Samsung MD230

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

1920 x 1080px

Best

Dell UltraSharp UP3218K

7680 x 4320px

6.has an LED-backlit display
Acer G7 G257HL 25"
Samsung MD230

Uses LED backlighting, resulting in better image quality, more vibrant colors and richer blacks.

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Colors

1.luminance

250cd/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

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Connectivity

1.has a HDMI output
Acer G7 G257HL 25"
Samsung MD230

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

2.has a DVI connector
Acer G7 G257HL 25"
Samsung MD230

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

3.has a VGA connector
Acer G7 G257HL 25"
Samsung MD230

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

4.has FireWire
Acer G7 G257HL 25"
Samsung MD230

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"

5.has an external memory slot
Acer G7 G257HL 25"
Samsung MD230

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"

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Power

1.power consumption operation

30W

46W

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

Best

Sharp LB-1085

1.1W

2.power consumption on standby

0.5W

1W

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

Best

Asus MB168B Plus

0W

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Features

1.has stereo speakers
Acer G7 G257HL 25"
Samsung MD230

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

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