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90points

Dell UltraSharp U2917W 29"

89points

Dell UltraSharp UP3218K

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Dell UltraSharp U2917W 29" vs Dell UltraSharp UP3218K

Dell UltraSharp U2917W 29"
Dell UltraSharp UP3218K
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Dell UltraSharp U2917W 29"
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Dell UltraSharp UP3218K

Why is Dell UltraSharp U2917W 29" better than Dell UltraSharp UP3218K?

  • 1ms less response time
    ?

    5msvs6ms
  • Supports total tilt
    ?
  • Has a swivel stand
    ?
  • Has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
    ?
  • Supports PiP and PaP
    ?
  • Supports portrait mode
    ?

Why is Dell UltraSharp UP3218K better than Dell UltraSharp U2917W 29"?

  • 11.11% bigger screen size
    ?

    32"vs28.8"
  • 12x higher resolution
    7680 x 4320pxvs2560 x 1080px
  • 4W lower power consumption on operation
    ?

    70W vs74W
  • 2.92x higher pixel density
    280ppivs96ppi
  • 1053.3m more display colors
    ?

    1070mvs16.7m
  • Has an external memory slot
    ?

Price comparison

Dell UltraSharp U2917W 29"

Dell UltraSharp UP3218K

General info

1.supports total tilt
?

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.

Dell UltraSharp U2917W 29"
Dell UltraSharp UP3218K
2.Has a swivel stand
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A swivel stand allows you to adjust the position of the display left or right, so you can position it to the desired angle.

Dell UltraSharp U2917W 29"
Dell UltraSharp UP3218K
3.Supports VESA mount
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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.

Dell UltraSharp U2917W 29"
Dell UltraSharp UP3218K
4.supports portrait mode
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The screen can be turned into portrait mode which is better to view isolated images like documents, photos, etc.

Dell UltraSharp U2917W 29"
Dell UltraSharp UP3218K
5.lowest potential operating temperature
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The minimum temperature at which the device can perform to the optimal level.

Best

Dell UltaSharp U2417H 24"

0°C

0°C

0°C

Display

1.response time
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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

5ms

6ms

2.resolution
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Best

Dell UltraSharp UP3218K

7680 x 4320px

2560 x 1080px

7680 x 4320px

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

Best

Sharp LB-1085

108"

28.8"

32"

4.pixel density
?

Best

Dell UltraSharp UP3218K

280ppi

96ppi

280ppi

5.has an IPS screen
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IPS (In-Plane Switching) is a technology used for LCDs. It was designed to overcome the main limitations of conventional twisted nematic TFT displays: limited viewing angles and low-quality color reproduction. PLS (Plane to Line Switching) is a type of IPS screen developed by Samsung, with increased brightness and lower production costs.

Dell UltraSharp U2917W 29"
Dell UltraSharp UP3218K
6.LCD display with 3 subpixels per pixels
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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.

Dell UltraSharp U2917W 29"
Dell UltraSharp UP3218K

Colors

1.luminance
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Luminance is the intensity of light that a device emits.

Best

Acer Predator X35 35" UW-UXGA

1000cd/m²

300cd/m²

300cd/m²

2.display colors
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Number of colors that a display can accurately reproduce.

Best

Dell UltraSharp UP2716D 27"

1074m

16.7m

1070m

3.contrast ratio
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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

1000:1

1000:1

Connectivity

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

Dell UltraSharp U2917W 29"
Dell UltraSharp UP3218K
2.has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
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With a standard mini jack socket, you can use the device with most headphones.

Dell UltraSharp U2917W 29"
Dell UltraSharp UP3218K
3.USB version
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Newer USB versions are faster and have better power management.

Best

Acer H7 H277HU 27"

3.1

3

3

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

Best

Asus PA279Q

7

4

4

5.has an external memory slot
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The device has a standard memory slot (such as an SD or micro SD card slot) so that you can either extend the internal storage with affordable memory modules or you can retrieve data, such as photographs, easily from a memory card.

Dell UltraSharp U2917W 29"
Dell UltraSharp UP3218K

Power

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

Best

Sharp LB-1085

1.1W

74W

70W

2.power consumption in standby mode
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How much power the device consumes when shut down but still plugged in.

Best

Asus MB168B Plus

0W

0.3W

0.3W

Features

1.supports PiP and PaP
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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.

Dell UltraSharp U2917W 29"
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