74points

Acer H236HL

63points

Acer K2 K242HYL 23.8"

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Acer H236HL
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Acer H236HL vs Acer K2 K242HYL 23.8"

Acer H236HL
Acer K2 K242HYL 23.8"
Acer H236HL
Acer K2 K242HYL 23.8"
74
points
63
points

Why is Acer H236HL better than Acer K2 K242HYL 23.8"?

  • 400.7g lighter
    3.6kgvs4000.7g
  • 49.1mm narrower
    530.8mmvs579.9mm

Why is Acer K2 K242HYL 23.8" better than Acer H236HL?

  • 1ms less response time
    4msvs5ms
  • 3.48% bigger screen size
    23.8"vs23"
  • Every pixel has three subpixels
  • 7W lower power consumption on operation
    19W vs26W
  • Has an IPS screen
  • 0.05W lower power consumption on standby
    0.4W vs0.45W
  • Supports VESA mount

Top specs and features

General info

1.supports total tilt
Acer H236HL
Acer K2 K242HYL 23.8"

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.Supports VESA mount
Acer H236HL
Acer K2 K242HYL 23.8"

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.

3.Has a swivel stand
Acer H236HL
Acer K2 K242HYL 23.8"

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"

4.weight

3.6kg

4kg

Best

Asus VX278Q 27"

4.5g

5.width

530.8mm

579.9mm

Best

Toshiba PA3923U-2LC3

340.5mm

6.supports portrait mode
Acer H236HL
Acer K2 K242HYL 23.8"

The screen can be turned into portrait mode which is better to view isolated images like documents, photos, etc.

For example

Dell UltaSharp U2417H 24"

Display

1.response time

5ms

4ms

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

23"

23.8"

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

Best

Sharp LB-1085

108"

3.every pixel has three subpixels
Acer H236HL
Acer K2 K242HYL 23.8"

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 H236HL
Acer K2 K242HYL 23.8"

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.has an LED-backlit display
Acer H236HL
Acer K2 K242HYL 23.8"

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

6.displays 3D with glasses
Acer H236HL
Acer K2 K242HYL 23.8"

The device displays 3D images which you can only see with special 3D glasses. Unlike glasses-free 3D displays, the screens of these devices have larger viewing angles.

For example

Asus VG278H 27"

Colors

1.luminance

250cd/m²

250cd/m²

Luminance is the intensity of light that a device emits.

Best

Acer Predator X35 35" UW-UXGA

1000cd/m²

2.contrast ratio

100000000:1

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

3.display colors

16.7m

16.7m

Number of colors that a display can accurately reproduce.

Best

Dell UltraSharp UP2716D 27"

1074m

Connectivity

1.has a HDMI output
Acer H236HL
Acer K2 K242HYL 23.8"

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

2.has a DVI connector
Acer H236HL
Acer K2 K242HYL 23.8"

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

3.has a VGA connector
Acer H236HL
Acer K2 K242HYL 23.8"

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

4.has FireWire
Acer H236HL
Acer K2 K242HYL 23.8"

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 H236HL
Acer K2 K242HYL 23.8"

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

26W

19W

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

Best

Sharp LB-1085

1.1W

2.power consumption on standby

0.45W

0.4W

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

Best

Asus MB168B Plus

0W

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