64points

Acer K2 K242HYL 23.8"

82points

Planar PX2491W

Acer K2 K242HYL 23.8"
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Acer K2 K242HYL 23.8" vs Planar PX2491W

Acer K2 K242HYL 23.8"
Planar PX2491W
Acer K2 K242HYL 23.8"
Planar PX2491W
64
points
82
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Why is Acer K2 K242HYL 23.8" better than Planar PX2491W?

  • 2ms less response time
    4msvs6ms
  • 46W lower power consumption on operation
    19W vs65W
  • Has an IPS screen
  • 35.2mm shorter
    337.8mmvs373mm
  • 0.1W lower power consumption on standby
    0.4W vs0.5W
  • 6.5kg lighter
    4kgvs10500g

Why is Planar PX2491W better than Acer K2 K242HYL 23.8"?

  • 0.84% bigger screen size
    24"vs23.8"
  • 11.11% higher resolution
    1920 x 1200pxvs1920 x 1080px
  • 2.17% higher pixel density
    94ppivs92ppi
  • Has anti-glare coating
  • Has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
  • 115.1mm thinner
    95mmvs210.1mm
  • Has a swivel stand
  • 21.9mm narrower
    558mmvs579.9mm

Top specs and features

General info

1.supports total tilt
Acer K2 K242HYL 23.8"
Planar PX2491W

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

337.8mm

373mm

Best

Asus VP228N 21.5"

3.9mm

3.thickness

210.1mm

95mm

Best

LG 22EA53VQ

5.5mm

4.Has a swivel stand
Acer K2 K242HYL 23.8"
Planar PX2491W

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

5.Supports VESA mount
Acer K2 K242HYL 23.8"
Planar PX2491W

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.

6.width

579.9mm

558mm

Best

Toshiba PA3923U-2LC3

340.5mm

Display

1.response time

4ms

6ms

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.pixel density

92ppi

94ppi

Best

Dell UltraSharp UP3218K

280ppi

3.screen size

23.8"

24"

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

Best

Sharp LB-1085

108"

4.every pixel has three subpixels
Acer K2 K242HYL 23.8"
Planar PX2491W

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.

5.has an IPS screen
Acer K2 K242HYL 23.8"
Planar PX2491W

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.

6.resolution

1920 x 1080px

1920 x 1200px

Best

Dell UltraSharp UP3218K

7680 x 4320px

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.display colors

16.7m

16.7m

Number of colors that a display can accurately reproduce.

Best

Dell UltraSharp UP2716D 27"

1074m

3.supports color calibration
Acer K2 K242HYL 23.8"
Planar PX2491W

A properly calibrated screen represents colors as they are and i.e. you can conduct a photo shoot while verifying your photos in real time. An internal sensor and/or colorimeter is usually included for trouble-free calibration.

Connectivity

1.has a HDMI output
Acer K2 K242HYL 23.8"
Planar PX2491W

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

2.HDMI ports

1

1

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 socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
Acer K2 K242HYL 23.8"
Planar PX2491W

With a standard mini jack socket, you can use the device with most headphones.

4.has a DVI connector
Acer K2 K242HYL 23.8"
Planar PX2491W

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

5.has a VGA connector
Acer K2 K242HYL 23.8"
Planar PX2491W

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

6.has FireWire
Acer K2 K242HYL 23.8"
Planar PX2491W

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"

Power

1.power consumption operation

19W

65W

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

Best

Sharp LB-1085

1.1W

2.power consumption on standby

0.4W

0.5W

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

Best

Asus MB168B Plus

0W

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