63points

Acer S230HL

89points

NEC X401S

Acer S230HL
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Acer S230HL vs NEC X401S

Acer S230HL
NEC X401S
Acer S230HL
NEC X401S
63
points
89
points

Why is Acer S230HL better than NEC X401S?

  • 3ms less response time
    5msvs8ms
  • 84W lower power consumption on operation
    26W vs110W
  • Supports total tilt
  • Has anti-glare coating
  • 1.4W lower power consumption on standby
    0.6W vs2W
  • 376.8mm narrower
    548.2mmvs925mm
  • 11.3kg lighter
    3.6kgvs14900g
  • 21.2kg less shipping weight
    4kgvs25.2kg

Why is NEC X401S better than Acer S230HL?

  • 1.74x bigger screen size
    40"vs23"
  • Has a HDMI output
  • Every pixel has three subpixels
  • Has an IPS screen
  • 300cd/m² more luminance
    500cd/m²vs200cd/m²
  • 88º wider horizontal viewing angle
    178ºvs90º
  • Has stereo speakers
  • Has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack

Top specs and features

General info

1.supports total tilt
Acer S230HL
NEC X401S

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 S230HL
NEC X401S

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.width

548.2mm

925mm

Best

Toshiba PA3923U-2LC3

340.5mm

4.weight

3.6kg

14.9kg

Best

Asus VX278Q 27"

4.5g

5.shipping weight

4kg

25.2kg

The gross weight of the product when packaged, including all wrapping, and boxing.

Best

Asus VP247N 23.6"

0.8kg

6.supports portrait mode
Acer S230HL
NEC X401S

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

Display

1.response time

5ms

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.pixel density

95.78ppi

55ppi

Best

Dell UltraSharp UP3218K

280ppi

3.screen size

23"

40"

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

Best

Sharp LB-1085

108"

4.every pixel has three subpixels
Acer S230HL
NEC X401S

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 S230HL
NEC X401S

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 1080px

Best

Dell UltraSharp UP3218K

7680 x 4320px

Colors

1.luminance

200cd/m²

500cd/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

3500:1

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.has an ambient light sensor
Acer S230HL
NEC X401S

An ambient light sensor adjusts the luminance of the device according to the amount of natural light that surrounds it.

Connectivity

1.has a HDMI output
Acer S230HL
NEC X401S

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

2.has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
Acer S230HL
NEC X401S

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

3.has a DVI connector
Acer S230HL
NEC X401S

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

4.has a VGA connector
Acer S230HL
NEC X401S

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

5.supports Ethernet
Acer S230HL
NEC X401S

Ethernet is a local area network technology.

Power

1.power consumption operation

26W

110W

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

Best

Sharp LB-1085

1.1W

2.power consumption on standby

0.6W

2W

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

Best

Asus MB168B Plus

0W

3.has a sleep timer
Acer S230HL
NEC X401S

A sleep timer is a function that shuts off the power after a preset amount of time.

Features

1.has stereo speakers
Acer S230HL
NEC X401S

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 S230HL
NEC X401S

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.

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