56points

Acer K2 K242HQL 23.6"

81points

Samsung T27B300EW

Acer K2 K242HQL 23.6"
Samsung T27B300EW
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Acer K2 K242HQL 23.6" vs Samsung T27B300EW

Acer K2 K242HQL 23.6"
Samsung T27B300EW
56
points
Acer K2 K242HQL 23.6"
81
points
Samsung T27B300EW

Why is Acer K2 K242HQL 23.6" better than Samsung T27B300EW?

  • 10.7W lower power consumption on operation
    ?

    22W vs32.7W
  • 62.6mm shorter
    335.3mmvs397.9mm
  • 76.4mm narrower
    566.9mmvs643.3mm
  • 858.9g lighter
    4.24kgvs5100g
  • 2.3kg less shipping weight
    ?

    5kgvs7.3kg

Why is Samsung T27B300EW better than Acer K2 K242HQL 23.6"?

  • 14.41% bigger screen size
    ?

    27"vs23.6"
  • Has a HDMI output
    ?
  • 5000x higher static contrast ratio
    ?

    5000000:1vs1000:1
  • 1 more HDMI ports
    ?

    1vs0
  • Has an LED-backlit display
    ?
  • 159mm thinner
    49mmvs208mm
  • Supports PiP and PaP
    ?
  • Has DTS Surround
    ?

Price comparison

General info

1.supports total tilt
?

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.

Acer K2 K242HQL 23.6"
Samsung T27B300EW
2.height
?

Best

Asus VP228N 21.5"

3.9mm

335.3mm

397.9mm

3.Has a swivel stand
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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

Acer EB1 EB321HQU Bbmidphx

Acer K2 K242HQL 23.6"
Samsung T27B300EW
4.thickness
?

Best

LG 22EA53VQ

5.5mm

208mm

49mm

5.width
?

Best

Lenovo ThinkVision LT1423p

348mm

566.9mm

643.3mm

6.Supports VESA mount
?

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.

Acer K2 K242HQL 23.6"
Samsung T27B300EW

Display

1.response time
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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

5ms

5ms

2.resolution
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The resolution indicates the maximum amount of pixels that can be shown on the screen, expressed as the number of pixels on the horizontal axis and the number on the vertical axis. Show more

Best

Dell UltraSharp UP3218K

7680 x 4320px

1920 x 1080px

1920 x 1080px

3.screen size
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The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience. Show more

Best

Sharp LB-1085

108"

23.6"

27"

4.LCD display with 3 subpixels per pixels
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The device has an LCD display with 3 subpixels per pixel, resulting in sharp and crisp images. Pixels in some displays (like AMOLED) share one subpixel to preserve space. This can result in a less crisp, slightly blurred image. Show more

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5.has an LED-backlit display
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Uses LED backlighting, resulting in better image quality, more vibrant colors and richer blacks.

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Samsung T27B300EW
6.displays 3D with glasses
?

The screen can be used to view 3D images with special glasses. The advantage of these screens is that they provide wider viewing angles compared to devices that don't require 3D-compatible gear.

For example

Asus VG278H 27"

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Colors

1.luminance
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Luminance is the intensity of light that a device emits.

Best

Philips Brilliance 492P8 49″

600cd/m²

300cd/m²

300cd/m²

2.contrast ratio
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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. Show more

Best

Acer EB1 EB321HQ Awi

100000000:1

1000:1

5000000:1

Connectivity

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

Acer K2 K242HQL 23.6"
Samsung T27B300EW
2.HDMI ports
?

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

Best

Acer HN274H

4

0

1

3.has a DVI connector
?

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

Acer K2 K242HQL 23.6"
Samsung T27B300EW
4.has a VGA connector
?

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

Acer K2 K242HQL 23.6"
Samsung T27B300EW
5.has FireWire
?

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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6.SCART ports
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The number of SCART ports determines how many devices can be connected simultaneously, for instance video game consoles and set-top-boxes.

Best

Samsung T23B550EW

1

0

1

Power

1.operating power consumption
?

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

Best

Sharp LB-1085

1.1W

22W

32.7W

2.power consumption in standby mode
?

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

Best

Asus MB168B Plus

0W

0.5W

0.5W

Features

1.has stereo speakers
?

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

Acer K2 K242HQL 23.6"
Samsung T27B300EW
2.supports PiP and PaP
?

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.

Acer K2 K242HQL 23.6"
Samsung T27B300EW
3.has DTS Surround
?

DTS Surround is a high-quality audio codec that supports up to six audio channels, with good bitrates and audio quality.

Acer K2 K242HQL 23.6"
Samsung T27B300EW
4.supports Dolby Digital
?

If the device supports Dolby Digital it can deliver up to six different audio channels (sides) for a much better sound quality.

Acer K2 K242HQL 23.6"
Samsung T27B300EW
5.Has a remote control
?

A remote control allows you to control the device remotely. The remote control can be included or optional.

Acer K2 K242HQL 23.6"
Samsung T27B300EW
6.has SRS TheaterSound HD
?

SRS devices create an immersive 3D soundfield using only two speakers, simulating the kind of audio experience delivered by devices that support Dolby Digital.

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Samsung T27B300EW

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