93points

Dell S2817Q 28"

87points

Dell UltraSharp U2717DA 27"

80points

Philips 242G5DJEB

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Dell S2817Q 28" vs Dell UltraSharp U2717DA 27" vs Philips 242G5DJEB

Dell S2817Q 28"
Dell UltraSharp U2717DA 27"
Philips 242G5DJEB
Dell S2817Q 28"
Dell UltraSharp U2717DA 27"
Philips 242G5DJEB

Why is Dell S2817Q 28" better than Dell UltraSharp U2717DA 27" & Philips 242G5DJEB?

  • Power consumption on standby
    0.3W vs0.3,0.5W
  • Supports PiP and PaP

Why is Dell UltraSharp U2717DA 27" better than Dell S2817Q 28" & Philips 242G5DJEB?

  • Height
    355.6mmvs383.5,517mm
  • Weight
    4.49kgvs5034.9,6270g
  • Has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
  • Supports portrait mode

Why is Philips 242G5DJEB better than Dell S2817Q 28" & Dell UltraSharp U2717DA 27"?

  • Response time
    1msvs2,6ms
  • Power consumption operation
    18.58W vs90,74W
  • Has a DVI connector
  • Thickness
    63mmvs185.4,195.6mm
  • Width
    565mmvs657.9,611.4mm
  • Has a VGA connector

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General info

1.supports total tilt
Dell S2817Q 28"
Dell UltraSharp U2717DA 27"
Philips 242G5DJEB

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

383.5mm

355.6mm

517mm

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3.9mm

3.Supports VESA mount
Dell S2817Q 28"
Dell UltraSharp U2717DA 27"
Philips 242G5DJEB

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.thickness

185.4mm

195.6mm

63mm

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5.5mm

5.Has a swivel stand
Dell S2817Q 28"
Dell UltraSharp U2717DA 27"
Philips 242G5DJEB

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

6.weight

5.03kg

4.49kg

6.27kg

Best

Asus VX278Q 27"

4.5g

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Display

1.response time

2ms

6ms

1ms

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.screen size

27.9"

27"

24"

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

Best

Sharp LB-1085

108"

3.every pixel has three subpixels
Dell S2817Q 28"
Dell UltraSharp U2717DA 27"
Philips 242G5DJEB

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.

4.has an IPS screen
Dell S2817Q 28"
Dell UltraSharp U2717DA 27"
Philips 242G5DJEB

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.

5.resolution

3840 x 2160px

2560 x 1440px

1920 x 1080px

Best

Dell UltraSharp UP3218K

7680 x 4320px

6.maximum horizontal viewing angle

170º

178º

170º

Horizontal viewing angle is the maximum angle at which a display can be viewed with acceptable visual performance.

Best

LG UltraGear 34GK950F 34"

178º

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Colors

1.luminance

300cd/m²

350cd/m²

350cd/m²

Luminance is the intensity of light that a device emits.

Best

Acer Predator X35 35" UW-UXGA

1000cd/m²

2.contrast ratio

1000:1

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

3.display colors

1074m

16.7m

16.7m

Number of colors that a display can accurately reproduce.

Best

Dell UltraSharp UP2716D 27"

1074m

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Connectivity

1.has a HDMI output
Dell S2817Q 28"
Dell UltraSharp U2717DA 27"
Philips 242G5DJEB

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
Dell S2817Q 28"
Dell UltraSharp U2717DA 27"
Philips 242G5DJEB

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

3.has a DVI connector
Dell S2817Q 28"
Dell UltraSharp U2717DA 27"
Philips 242G5DJEB

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

4.has a VGA connector
Dell S2817Q 28"
Dell UltraSharp U2717DA 27"
Philips 242G5DJEB

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

5.USB ports

2

4

4

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

Best

Asus PA279Q

7

6.USB version

3

3

3

Newer USB versions are faster and have better power management.

Best

Acer H7 H277HU 27"

3.1

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Power

1.power consumption operation

90W

74W

18.58W

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

0.5W

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

Best

Asus MB168B Plus

0W

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Features

1.supports PiP and PaP
Dell S2817Q 28"
Dell UltraSharp U2717DA 27"
Philips 242G5DJEB

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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