83points

Dell S2417DG 23.8"

93points

Dell S2817Q 28"

Dell S2417DG 23.8"
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Dell S2417DG 23.8" vs Dell S2817Q 28"

Dell S2417DG 23.8"
Dell S2817Q 28"
Dell S2417DG 23.8"
Dell S2817Q 28"
83
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93
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Why is Dell S2417DG 23.8" better than Dell S2817Q 28"?

  • 1ms less response time
    1msvs2ms
  • 20W lower power consumption on operation
    70W vs90W
  • 60.9mm shorter
    322.6mmvs383.5mm
  • Has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
  • Has a swivel stand
  • 5.3mm thinner
    180.1mmvs185.4mm
  • 1.18kg lighter
    3.86kgvs5034.9g
  • 117.4mm narrower
    540.5mmvs657.9mm

Why is Dell S2817Q 28" better than Dell S2417DG 23.8"?

  • 17.23% bigger screen size
    27.9"vs23.8"
  • 2.25x higher resolution
    3840 x 2160pxvs2560 x 1440px
  • 27.64% higher pixel density
    157ppivs123ppi
  • Has an IPS screen
  • 1 more HDMI ports
    2vs1
  • 1057.3m more display colors
    1074mvs16.7m
  • Supports PiP and PaP

Top specs and features

General info

1.supports total tilt
Dell S2417DG 23.8"
Dell S2817Q 28"

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

322.6mm

383.5mm

Best

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3.9mm

3.thickness

180.1mm

185.4mm

Best

LG 22EA53VQ

5.5mm

4.Has a swivel stand
Dell S2417DG 23.8"
Dell S2817Q 28"

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
Dell S2417DG 23.8"
Dell S2817Q 28"

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

540.5mm

657.9mm

Best

Toshiba PA3923U-2LC3

340.5mm

Display

1.response time

1ms

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

LG UltraGear 34GK950F 34"

1ms

2.pixel density

123ppi

157ppi

Best

Dell UltraSharp UP3218K

280ppi

3.screen size

23.8"

27.9"

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

Best

Sharp LB-1085

108"

4.every pixel has three subpixels
Dell S2417DG 23.8"
Dell S2817Q 28"

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
Dell S2417DG 23.8"
Dell S2817Q 28"

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

2560 x 1440px

3840 x 2160px

Best

Dell UltraSharp UP3218K

7680 x 4320px

Colors

1.luminance

350cd/m²

300cd/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

1074m

Number of colors that a display can accurately reproduce.

Best

Dell UltraSharp UP2716D 27"

1074m

3.contrast ratio

1000:1

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

Connectivity

1.has a HDMI output
Dell S2417DG 23.8"
Dell S2817Q 28"

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 socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
Dell S2417DG 23.8"
Dell S2817Q 28"

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

4.DisplayPort outputs

1

1

Allows you to connect to a display using DisplayPort.

Best

Dell UltaSharp U2417H 24"

2

5.USB version

3

3

Newer USB versions are faster and have better power management.

Best

Acer H7 H277HU 27"

3.1

6.USB ports

4

2

With more USB ports, you are able to connect more devices.

Best

Asus PA279Q

7

Power

1.power consumption operation

70W

90W

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

Best

Sharp LB-1085

1.1W

2.power consumption on standby

0.3W

0.3W

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

Best

Asus MB168B Plus

0W

Features

1.supports PiP and PaP
Dell S2417DG 23.8"
Dell S2817Q 28"

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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