100points

Dell UltraSharp UP2716D 27"

90points

Dell UltraSharp UP3218K

71points

HP Pavilion 27c

Comparison winner
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HP Pavilion 27c
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26 facts in comparison

Dell UltraSharp UP2716D 27" vs Dell UltraSharp UP3218K vs HP Pavilion 27c

Dell UltraSharp UP2716D 27"
Dell UltraSharp UP3218K
HP Pavilion 27c
Dell UltraSharp UP2716D 27"
Dell UltraSharp UP3218K
HP Pavilion 27c
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Why is Dell UltraSharp UP2716D 27" better than Dell UltraSharp UP3218K & HP Pavilion 27c?

  • Response time
    6msvs6,8ms
  • Supports total tilt
  • Power consumption on standby
    0.3W vs0.3,0.5W
  • Has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
  • Has a swivel stand
  • Supports PiP and PaP
  • Supports portrait mode

Why is Dell UltraSharp UP3218K better than Dell UltraSharp UP2716D 27" & HP Pavilion 27c?

  • Has an external memory slot

Why is HP Pavilion 27c better than Dell UltraSharp UP2716D 27" & Dell UltraSharp UP3218K?

  • Power consumption operation
    65W vs130,70W
  • Contrast ratio
    3000:1vs1000,1000:1
  • Has stereo speakers
  • Has a VGA connector
  • Has DTS Surround
  • Has a curved display

Top specs and features

General info

1.supports total tilt
Dell UltraSharp UP2716D 27"
Dell UltraSharp UP3218K
HP Pavilion 27c

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.Has a swivel stand
Dell UltraSharp UP2716D 27"
Dell UltraSharp UP3218K
HP Pavilion 27c

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

3.Supports VESA mount
Dell UltraSharp UP2716D 27"
Dell UltraSharp UP3218K
HP Pavilion 27c

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.supports portrait mode
Dell UltraSharp UP2716D 27"
Dell UltraSharp UP3218K
HP Pavilion 27c

The screen can be turned into portrait mode which is better to view isolated images like documents, photos, etc.

Display

1.response time

6ms

6ms

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.pixel density

108ppi

280ppi

82ppi

Best

Dell UltraSharp UP3218K

280ppi

3.screen size

27"

32"

27"

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

Best

Sharp LB-1085

108"

4.every pixel has three subpixels
Dell UltraSharp UP2716D 27"
Dell UltraSharp UP3218K
HP Pavilion 27c

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 UltraSharp UP2716D 27"
Dell UltraSharp UP3218K
HP Pavilion 27c

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

2560 x 1440px

7680 x 4320px

1920 x 1080px

Best

Dell UltraSharp UP3218K

7680 x 4320px

Colors

1.luminance

300cd/m²

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

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

Connectivity

1.has a HDMI output
Dell UltraSharp UP2716D 27"
Dell UltraSharp UP3218K
HP Pavilion 27c

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

2.has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
Dell UltraSharp UP2716D 27"
Dell UltraSharp UP3218K
HP Pavilion 27c

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

3.has a VGA connector
Dell UltraSharp UP2716D 27"
Dell UltraSharp UP3218K
HP Pavilion 27c

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

4.has an external memory slot
Dell UltraSharp UP2716D 27"
Dell UltraSharp UP3218K
HP Pavilion 27c

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.

Power

1.power consumption operation

130W

70W

65W

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

Best

Sharp LB-1085

1.1W

2.power consumption on standby

0.3W

0.3W

0.5W

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

Best

Asus MB168B Plus

0W

Features

1.has stereo speakers
Dell UltraSharp UP2716D 27"
Dell UltraSharp UP3218K
HP Pavilion 27c

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 UltraSharp UP2716D 27"
Dell UltraSharp UP3218K
HP Pavilion 27c

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 UltraSharp UP2716D 27"
Dell UltraSharp UP3218K
HP Pavilion 27c

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

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