93points

Dell S2817Q 28"

76points

LG 29UM68-P 29"

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Dell S2817Q 28" vs LG 29UM68-P 29"

Dell S2817Q 28"
LG 29UM68-P 29"
Dell S2817Q 28"
LG 29UM68-P 29"

Why is Dell S2817Q 28" better than LG 29UM68-P 29"?

  • 3ms less response time
    2msvs5ms
  • Has anti-glare coating
  • 0.2W lower power consumption on standby
    0.3W vs0.5W
  • 181.4g lighter
    5.03kgvs5216.3g
  • 20.3mm thinner
    185.4mmvs205.7mm
  • 45.7mm narrower
    657.9mmvs703.6mm

Why is LG 29UM68-P 29" better than Dell S2817Q 28"?

  • 3.94% bigger screen size
    29"vs27.9"
  • 33.5W lower power consumption on operation
    56.5W vs90W
  • 8º wider horizontal viewing angle
    178ºvs170º
  • 55.8mm shorter
    327.7mmvs383.5mm
  • 2kg less shipping weight
    7.5kgvs9.5kg
  • 18º wider vertical viewing angle
    178ºvs160º

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General info

1.supports total tilt
Dell S2817Q 28"
LG 29UM68-P 29"

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

327.7mm

Best

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3.9mm

3.thickness

185.4mm

205.7mm

Best

LG 22EA53VQ

5.5mm

4.Supports VESA mount
Dell S2817Q 28"
LG 29UM68-P 29"

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"
LG 29UM68-P 29"

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

For example

LG UltraGear 34GK950F 34"

6.shipping weight

9.5kg

7.5kg

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

Best

Asus VP247N 23.6"

0.8kg

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Display

1.response time

2ms

5ms

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

157ppi

95ppi

Best

Dell UltraSharp UP3218K

280ppi

3.screen size

27.9"

29"

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

Best

Sharp LB-1085

108"

4.every pixel has three subpixels
Dell S2817Q 28"
LG 29UM68-P 29"

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 S2817Q 28"
LG 29UM68-P 29"

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

3840 x 2160px

2560 x 1080px

Best

Dell UltraSharp UP3218K

7680 x 4320px

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Colors

1.luminance

300cd/m²

250cd/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

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

Number of colors that a display can accurately reproduce.

Best

Dell UltraSharp UP2716D 27"

1074m

4.has an ambient light sensor
Dell S2817Q 28"
LG 29UM68-P 29"

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

For example

Samsung CHG90 49"

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Connectivity

1.has a HDMI output
Dell S2817Q 28"
LG 29UM68-P 29"

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

2.DisplayPort outputs

1

1

Allows you to connect to a display using DisplayPort.

Best

Dell UltaSharp U2417H 24"

2

3.HDMI ports

2

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

4.has a DVI connector
Dell S2817Q 28"
LG 29UM68-P 29"

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

For example

Samsung CJ791

5.has a VGA connector
Dell S2817Q 28"
LG 29UM68-P 29"

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

For example

Philips Brilliance 492P8 49″

6.has FireWire
Dell S2817Q 28"
LG 29UM68-P 29"

A FireWire port allows fast transfers of big files such as HD movies. However, newer USB versions achieve a similar speed.

For example

Dell S2316H 23"

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Power

1.power consumption operation

90W

56.5W

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

Best

Sharp LB-1085

1.1W

2.power consumption on standby

0.3W

0.5W

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

Best

Asus MB168B Plus

0W

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Features

1.has stereo speakers
Dell S2817Q 28"
LG 29UM68-P 29"

Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience.

For example

Samsung C43J89 43"

2.supports PiP and PaP
Dell S2817Q 28"
LG 29UM68-P 29"

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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