76points

Dell S2740L

84points

Dell UltraSharp U2212HM

Dell S2740L
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Dell S2740L vs Dell UltraSharp U2212HM

Dell S2740L
Dell UltraSharp U2212HM
Dell S2740L
Dell UltraSharp U2212HM

Why is Dell S2740L better than Dell UltraSharp U2212HM?

  • 1ms less response time
    7msvs8ms
  • 49W lower power consumption on operation
    21W vs70W
  • Has a sleep timer

Why is Dell UltraSharp U2212HM better than Dell S2740L?

  • 24.39% higher pixel density
    102ppivs82ppi
  • Has anti-glare coating
  • 103.1mm shorter
    355.6mmvs458.7mm
  • Has a DVI connector
  • 4.8kg lighter
    2.7kgvs7500g
  • 2.4kg less shipping weight
    6.8kgvs9.2kg
  • Has a swivel stand
  • 128.9mm narrower
    513mmvs641.9mm

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General info

1.supports total tilt
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Dell UltraSharp U2212HM

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

458.7mm

355.6mm

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3.9mm

3.Supports VESA mount
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Dell UltraSharp U2212HM

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.

4.Has a swivel stand
Dell S2740L
Dell UltraSharp U2212HM

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.shipping weight

9.2kg

6.8kg

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

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0.8kg

6.weight

7.5kg

2.7kg

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4.5g

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Display

1.response time

7ms

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.

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1ms

2.pixel density

82ppi

102ppi

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280ppi

3.screen size

27"

21.5"

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

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108"

4.every pixel has three subpixels
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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
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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

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7680 x 4320px

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Colors

1.luminance

270cd/m²

250cd/m²

Luminance is the intensity of light that a device emits.

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1000cd/m²

2.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.

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100000000:1

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

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Connectivity

1.has a HDMI output
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Dell UltraSharp U2212HM

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

2.HDMI ports

1

0

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

Best

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4

3.has a DVI connector
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Dell UltraSharp U2212HM

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

4.has a VGA connector
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Dell UltraSharp U2212HM

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

5.USB version

2

2

Newer USB versions are faster and have better power management.

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3.1

6.USB ports

2

5

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

Best

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7

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Power

1.power consumption operation

21W

70W

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

Best

Sharp LB-1085

1.1W

2.power consumption on standby

0.5W

0.5W

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

Best

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0W

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

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