93points

Dell S2817Q 28"

50points

Samsung MD230X6

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Dell S2817Q 28" vs Samsung MD230X6

Dell S2817Q 28"
Samsung MD230X6
Dell S2817Q 28"
Samsung MD230X6

Why is Dell S2817Q 28" better than Samsung MD230X6?

  • 6ms less response time
    2msvs8ms
  • Has a HDMI output
  • 186W lower power consumption on operation
    90W vs276W
  • Supports total tilt
  • Has an IPS screen
  • Has anti-glare coating
  • Has an LED-backlit display
  • 376.8mm shorter
    383.5mmvs760.3mm

Why is Samsung MD230X6 better than Dell S2817Q 28"?

  • 3x higher static contrast ratio
    3000:1vs1000:1
  • 8º wider horizontal viewing angle
    178ºvs170º
  • Has a DVI connector
  • 18º wider vertical viewing angle
    178ºvs160º
  • Has a VGA connector
  • Supports digital input

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General info

1.supports total tilt
Dell S2817Q 28"
Samsung MD230X6

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

760.3mm

Best

Asus VP228N 21.5"

3.9mm

3.Supports VESA mount
Dell S2817Q 28"
Samsung MD230X6

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

307.2mm

Best

LG 22EA53VQ

5.5mm

5.shipping weight

9.5kg

43.1kg

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

Best

Asus VP247N 23.6"

0.8kg

6.weight

5.03kg

43.1kg

Best

Asus VX278Q 27"

4.5g

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Display

1.response time

2ms

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"

23"

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"
Samsung MD230X6

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"
Samsung MD230X6

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

1920 x 1080px

Best

Dell UltraSharp UP3218K

7680 x 4320px

6.maximum horizontal viewing angle

170º

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

Luminance is the intensity of light that a device emits.

Best

Acer Predator X35 35" UW-UXGA

1000cd/m²

2.contrast ratio

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.display colors

1074m

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"
Samsung MD230X6

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

2.has a DVI connector
Dell S2817Q 28"
Samsung MD230X6

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

3.has a VGA connector
Dell S2817Q 28"
Samsung MD230X6

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

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Power

1.power consumption operation

90W

276W

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

Best

Sharp LB-1085

1.1W

2.power consumption on standby

0.3W

6W

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"
Samsung MD230X6

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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Miscellaneous

1.supports digital input
Dell S2817Q 28"
Samsung MD230X6

Digital inputs carry a binary digital signal, instead of an analog signal. Digital input improves the quality of the projection.

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