92points

Dell S2817Q 28"

77points

Samsung T27B550EW

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36 facts in comparison

Dell S2817Q 28" vs Samsung T27B550EW

Dell S2817Q 28"
Samsung T27B550EW
Dell S2817Q 28"
Samsung T27B550EW
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77
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Why is Dell S2817Q 28" better than Samsung T27B550EW?

  • 3ms less response time
    2msvs5ms
  • Has an IPS screen
  • Has anti-glare coating
  • 83.5mm shorter
    383.5mmvs467mm
  • 66.6mm thinner
    185.4mmvs252mm
  • 565.1g lighter
    5.03kgvs5600g

Why is Samsung T27B550EW better than Dell S2817Q 28"?

  • Has stereo speakers
  • Has a DVI connector
  • Has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
  • Has a VGA connector
  • 7.9mm narrower
    650mmvs657.9mm
  • Supports Ethernet
  • 1.7kg less shipping weight
    7.8kgvs9.5kg
  • Has DTS Surround

Top specs and features

General info

1.supports total tilt
Dell S2817Q 28"
Samsung T27B550EW

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

467mm

Best

Asus VP228N 21.5"

3.9mm

3.Supports VESA mount
Dell S2817Q 28"
Samsung T27B550EW

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

252mm

Best

LG 22EA53VQ

5.5mm

5.weight

5.03kg

5.6kg

Best

Asus VX278Q 27"

4.5g

6.width

657.9mm

650mm

Best

Toshiba PA3923U-2LC3

340.5mm

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.screen size

27.9"

27"

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

Best

Sharp LB-1085

108"

3.has an IPS screen
Dell S2817Q 28"
Samsung T27B550EW

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. PLS (Plane to Line Switching) is a type of IPS screen developed by Samsung, which has increased brightness and lower production costs.

4.LCD display with 3 subpixels per pixels
Dell S2817Q 28"
Samsung T27B550EW

The device has an LCD display with 3 subpixels per pixel, resulting in sharp and crisp images. Pixels in some displays (like AMOLED) share one subpixel to preserve space. This can result in a less crisp, slightly blurred image.

5.resolution

3840 x 2160px

1920 x 1080px

Best

Dell UltraSharp UP3218K

7680 x 4320px

6.maximum horizontal viewing angle

170º

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

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

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

Connectivity

1.has a HDMI output
Dell S2817Q 28"
Samsung T27B550EW

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

2.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

3.has a DVI connector
Dell S2817Q 28"
Samsung T27B550EW

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

4.has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
Dell S2817Q 28"
Samsung T27B550EW

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

5.has a VGA connector
Dell S2817Q 28"
Samsung T27B550EW

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

6.USB ports

2

2

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

Best

Asus PA279Q

7

Features

1.has stereo speakers
Dell S2817Q 28"
Samsung T27B550EW

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"
Samsung T27B550EW

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.

3.has DTS Surround
Dell S2817Q 28"
Samsung T27B550EW

DTS Surround is a high-quality audio codec that supports up to six audio channels, with good bitrates and audio quality.

4.supports Dolby Digital
Dell S2817Q 28"
Samsung T27B550EW

If the device supports Dolby Digital it can deliver up to six different audio channels (sides) for a much better sound quality.

5.has SRS TheaterSound HD
Dell S2817Q 28"
Samsung T27B550EW

SRS devices create an immersive 3D soundfield using only two speakers, simulating the kind of audio experience delivered by devices that support Dolby Digital.

6.can be controlled remotely
Dell S2817Q 28"
Samsung T27B550EW

A remote control allows you to control the device remotely. The remote control can be included or optional.

Miscellaneous

1.has a DVB-C decoder
Dell S2817Q 28"
Samsung T27B550EW

DVB-C is a Digital Video Broadcasting via Cable and it is the standard for the broadcast transmission of digital television over cable.

2.has a DVB-T decoder
Dell S2817Q 28"
Samsung T27B550EW

A DVB-T is a Digital Video Broadcasting and it's a digital version of cable television.

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