93points

Dell S2817Q 28"

91points

Dell UltraSharp U2917W 29"

91points

NEC X461S

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Dell S2817Q 28" vs Dell UltraSharp U2917W 29" vs NEC X461S

Dell S2817Q 28"
Dell UltraSharp U2917W 29"
NEC X461S
Dell S2817Q 28"
Dell UltraSharp U2917W 29"
NEC X461S

Why is Dell S2817Q 28" better than Dell UltraSharp U2917W 29" & NEC X461S?

  • Response time
    2msvs5,8ms
  • Power consumption on standby
    0.3W vs0.3,2W
  • Width
    657.9mmvs698.5,1063mm

Why is Dell UltraSharp U2917W 29" better than Dell S2817Q 28" & NEC X461S?

  • Power consumption operation
    74W vs90,135W
  • Height
    317.5mmvs383.5,618mm
  • Weight
    4.94kgvs5034.9,21000g
  • Has a swivel stand

Why is NEC X461S better than Dell S2817Q 28" & Dell UltraSharp U2917W 29"?

  • Screen size
    46"vs27.9,28.8"
  • Contrast ratio
    3000:1vs1000,1000:1
  • Luminance
    500cd/m²vs300,300cd/m²
  • Has stereo speakers
  • Has a DVI connector
  • Thickness
    43mmvs185.4,200.7mm
  • Has a VGA connector
  • Supports Ethernet

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General info

1.supports total tilt
Dell S2817Q 28"
Dell UltraSharp U2917W 29"
NEC X461S

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

317.5mm

618mm

Best

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3.9mm

3.thickness

185.4mm

200.7mm

43mm

Best

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5.5mm

4.Supports VESA mount
Dell S2817Q 28"
Dell UltraSharp U2917W 29"
NEC X461S

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.

5.Has a swivel stand
Dell S2817Q 28"
Dell UltraSharp U2917W 29"
NEC X461S

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

4.94kg

21kg

Best

Asus VX278Q 27"

4.5g

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Display

1.response time

2ms

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.screen size

27.9"

28.8"

46"

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 U2917W 29"
NEC X461S

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 U2917W 29"
NEC X461S

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 1080px

1920 x 1080px

Best

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7680 x 4320px

6.maximum horizontal viewing angle

170º

178º

178º

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

300cd/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

1000:1

1000:1

3000:1

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
Dell S2817Q 28"
Dell UltraSharp U2917W 29"
NEC X461S

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
Dell S2817Q 28"
Dell UltraSharp U2917W 29"
NEC X461S

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

2.HDMI ports

2

2

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
Dell S2817Q 28"
Dell UltraSharp U2917W 29"
NEC X461S

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

4.has a DVI connector
Dell S2817Q 28"
Dell UltraSharp U2917W 29"
NEC X461S

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

5.has a VGA connector
Dell S2817Q 28"
Dell UltraSharp U2917W 29"
NEC X461S

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

6.supports Ethernet
Dell S2817Q 28"
Dell UltraSharp U2917W 29"
NEC X461S

Ethernet is a local area network technology.

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Power

1.power consumption operation

90W

74W

135W

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

2W

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

Best

Asus MB168B Plus

0W

3.has a sleep timer
Dell S2817Q 28"
Dell UltraSharp U2917W 29"
NEC X461S

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

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Features

1.has stereo speakers
Dell S2817Q 28"
Dell UltraSharp U2917W 29"
NEC X461S

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
Dell S2817Q 28"
Dell UltraSharp U2917W 29"
NEC X461S

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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