85points

Dell UltraSharp UP2516D 25"

94points

Dell UltraSharp UP2716D 27"

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Dell UltraSharp UP2516D 25" vs Dell UltraSharp UP2716D 27"

Dell UltraSharp UP2516D 25"
Dell UltraSharp UP2716D 27"
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Dell UltraSharp UP2716D 27"

Why is Dell UltraSharp UP2516D 25" better than Dell UltraSharp UP2716D 27"?

  • 8.33% higher pixel density
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    117ppivs108ppi
  • 85W lower power consumption on operation
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    45W vs130W
  • 25.4mm shorter
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    337.8mmvs363.2mm
  • 44.4mm narrower
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    567.7mmvs612.1mm
  • 476.3g lighter
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    4.08kgvs4558.6g
  • 5°C higher maximum operating temperature
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    40°Cvs35°C
  • Supports USB recording
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Why is Dell UltraSharp UP2716D 27" better than Dell UltraSharp UP2516D 25"?

  • 8% bigger screen size
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    27"vs25"
  • 4m more display colors
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    1074mvs1070m
  • 1 more DisplayPort outputs
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    2vs1
  • Supports PiP and PaP
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  • Has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
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  • 1% more coverage of the Adobe RGB color space
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    100%vs99%
  • 10.5cm bigger range of height adjustment
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    13cmvs2.5cm
  • 1.7kg less shipping weight
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    7.1kgvs8.8kg

Price comparison

Dell UltraSharp UP2516D 25"

ProductStorePrice
Dell UltraSharp UP2516D 25" AmazonDell UP2516D 25.0" Screen LED-Lit Monito...Dell UP2516D 25.0" Screen LED-Lit Monitor
Amazon logo
$455.49

Dell UltraSharp UP2716D 27"

ProductStorePrice
Dell UltraSharp UP2716D 27" AmazonDell UP2716D 27" Screen LED-Lit Monitor
Amazon logo
$539.37
Dell UltraSharp UP2716D 27" AmazonDELL UltraSharp UP2716D 27" 2K Ultra HD ...DELL UltraSharp UP2716D 27" 2K Ultra HD IPS Matt Black,Silver computer monitor
Amazon logo
$1,049.24

General info

1.supports total tilt
Dell UltraSharp UP2516D 25"
Dell UltraSharp UP2716D 27"
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

337.8mm

363.2mm

The height represents the vertical dimension of the product. We consider a smaller height better because it assures easy maneuverability.
3.Has a swivel stand
Dell UltraSharp UP2516D 25"
Dell UltraSharp UP2716D 27"
A swivel stand allows you to adjust the position of the display left or right, so you can position it to the desired angle.
4.width

567.7mm

612.1mm

The width represents the horizontal dimension of the product. We consider a smaller width better because it assures easy maneuverability.
5.thickness

200.7mm

200.7mm

We consider a thinner chassis better because it makes the product more compact and portable. Thinness is a feature highlighted by many manufacturers of mobile devices, but it is essential for a wide range of products.
6.Supports VESA mount
Dell UltraSharp UP2516D 25"
Dell UltraSharp UP2716D 27"
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.

Display

1.resolution

2560 x 1440px

2560 x 1440px

Resolution is an essential indicator of a screen's image quality, representing the maximum amount of pixels that can be shown on the screen. The resolution is given as a compound value, comprised of horizontal and vertical pixels.
2.screen size

25"

27"

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

117ppi

108ppi

Pixel density is a measurement of a screen's resolution, expressed as the number of pixels per inch (PPI) on the screen. A higher pixel density translates into more clarity and sharpness for the images rendered on the screen, thus improving the quality of the viewing experience.
4.LCD display with 3 subpixels per pixels
Dell UltraSharp UP2516D 25"
Dell UltraSharp UP2716D 27"
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.has an IPS screen
Dell UltraSharp UP2516D 25"
Dell UltraSharp UP2716D 27"
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.
6.has anti-glare coating
Dell UltraSharp UP2516D 25"
Dell UltraSharp UP2716D 27"
Anti-glare helps to reduce the external reflections of light coming from outside the display.

Colors

1.luminance

300cd/m²

300cd/m²

Luminance is the intensity of light that a device emits.
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.
3.display colors

1070m

1074m

Number of colors that a display can accurately reproduce.
4.Adobe RGB coverage

99%

100%

This shows the percentage of Adobe RGB covered by the device.

Connectivity

1.has an HDMI output
Dell UltraSharp UP2516D 25"
Dell UltraSharp UP2716D 27"
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.
3.DisplayPort outputs

1

2

Allows you to connect to a display using DisplayPort.
4.USB ports

4

4

With more USB ports, you are able to connect more devices.
5.has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
Dell UltraSharp UP2516D 25"
Dell UltraSharp UP2716D 27"
With a standard mini jack socket, you can use the device with most headphones.
6.USB version

3

3

Newer USB versions are faster and have better power management.

Power

1.operating power consumption

45W

130W

How much power the device consumes when it's switched on.
2.power consumption in standby mode

0.3W

0.3W

The power consumption in standby mode, also called energy-saving mode, measures the amount of power the device consumes when shut down but still plugged in.

Features

1.supports PiP and PaP
Dell UltraSharp UP2516D 25"
Dell UltraSharp UP2716D 27"
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.
2.supports USB recording
Dell UltraSharp UP2516D 25"
Dell UltraSharp UP2716D 27"
USB recording is the capacity of the device to record content into plugged in USB devices.

Price comparison

Dell UltraSharp UP2516D 25"

ProductStorePrice
Dell UltraSharp UP2516D 25" AmazonDell UP2516D 25.0" Screen LED-Lit Monito...Dell UP2516D 25.0" Screen LED-Lit Monitor
Amazon logo
$455.49

Dell UltraSharp UP2716D 27"

ProductStorePrice
Dell UltraSharp UP2716D 27" AmazonDell UP2716D 27" Screen LED-Lit Monitor
Amazon logo
$539.37
Dell UltraSharp UP2716D 27" AmazonDELL UltraSharp UP2716D 27" 2K Ultra HD ...DELL UltraSharp UP2716D 27" 2K Ultra HD IPS Matt Black,Silver computer monitor
Amazon logo
$1,049.24

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