83points

Acer G7 G257HU 25"

74points

Samsung S27B550V

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Acer G7 G257HU 25" vs Samsung S27B550V

Acer G7 G257HU 25"
Samsung S27B550V
Acer G7 G257HU 25"
Samsung S27B550V

Why is Acer G7 G257HU 25" better than Samsung S27B550V?

  • 14W lower power consumption on operation
    36W vs50W
  • Has an IPS screen
  • Has anti-glare coating
  • 50.7mm shorter
    342.9mmvs393.6mm
  • Has a DVI connector
  • 698.3g lighter
    3.5kgvs4200g
  • Has a swivel stand
  • 79.6mm narrower
    570mmvs649.6mm

Why is Samsung S27B550V better than Acer G7 G257HU 25"?

  • 2ms less response time
    2msvs4ms
  • 8% bigger screen size
    27"vs25"
  • 1 more HDMI ports
    2vs1
  • 126.9mm thinner
    58mmvs184.9mm
  • Supports VESA mount
  • Has a VGA connector
  • 7W more audio output power
    2 x 5Wvs2 x 1.5W
  • 1 more audio input ports
    1vs0

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General info

1.supports total tilt
Acer G7 G257HU 25"
Samsung S27B550V

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

342.9mm

393.6mm

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3.9mm

3.thickness

184.9mm

58mm

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5.5mm

4.Supports VESA mount
Acer G7 G257HU 25"
Samsung S27B550V

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 G257HU 25"
Samsung S27B550V

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.weight

3.5kg

4.2kg

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4.5g

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Display

1.response time

4ms

2ms

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

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1ms

2.screen size

25"

27"

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

Best

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108"

3.every pixel has three subpixels
Acer G7 G257HU 25"
Samsung S27B550V

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 G257HU 25"
Samsung S27B550V

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

2560 x 1440px

1920 x 1080px

Best

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7680 x 4320px

6.has anti-glare coating
Acer G7 G257HU 25"
Samsung S27B550V

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

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Colors

1.luminance

350cd/m²

300cd/m²

Luminance is the intensity of light that a device emits.

Best

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1000cd/m²

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Connectivity

1.has a HDMI output
Acer G7 G257HU 25"
Samsung S27B550V

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

2.HDMI ports

1

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 G7 G257HU 25"
Samsung S27B550V

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

4.has a VGA connector
Acer G7 G257HU 25"
Samsung S27B550V

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

5.audio input ports

0

1

More audio input ports mean that more audio devices such as microphones and keyboards can be connected at once.

Best

Asus 27T1E

3

6.has FireWire
Acer G7 G257HU 25"
Samsung S27B550V

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"

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Power

1.power consumption operation

36W

50W

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

Best

Sharp LB-1085

1.1W

2.power consumption on standby

0.5W

0.5W

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 G257HU 25"
Samsung S27B550V

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

2.supports PiP and PaP
Acer G7 G257HU 25"
Samsung S27B550V

Devices supporting PiP and PaP - Picture in Picture can show two images from different sources at the same time by splitting the viewing window or creating a smaller window inside the bigger image.

For example

Samsung C43J89 43"

3.audio output power

2 x 1.5W

2 x 5W

Audio output power is based on the number of speakers and their power in watts. High audio output power results in loud, clear sounds.

Best

Apple Thunderbolt Display

2 x 24.5W

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