100points

Dell UltraSharp UP2716D 27"

78points

Philips 242G5DJEB

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Dell UltraSharp UP2716D 27" vs Philips 242G5DJEB

Dell UltraSharp UP2716D 27"
Philips 242G5DJEB
Dell UltraSharp UP2716D 27"
Philips 242G5DJEB
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points
78
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Why is Dell UltraSharp UP2716D 27" better than Philips 242G5DJEB?

  • Has an IPS screen
  • Has anti-glare coating
  • 153.8mm shorter
    363.2mmvs517mm
  • 0.2W lower power consumption on standby
    0.3W vs0.5W
  • Has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
  • 1.71kg lighter
    4.56kgvs6270g
  • Supports PiP and PaP
  • 1.74kg less shipping weight
    7.1kgvs8.84kg

Why is Philips 242G5DJEB better than Dell UltraSharp UP2716D 27"?

  • 5ms less response time
    1msvs6ms
  • 111.42W lower power consumption on operation
    18.58W vs130W
  • 50cd/m² more luminance
    350cd/m²vs300cd/m²
  • Has a DVI connector
  • 137.7mm thinner
    63mmvs200.7mm
  • Has a VGA connector
  • 47.1mm narrower
    565mmvs612.1mm

Top specs and features

General info

1.supports total tilt
Dell UltraSharp UP2716D 27"
Philips 242G5DJEB

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

363.2mm

517mm

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3.9mm

3.thickness

200.7mm

63mm

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5.5mm

4.Supports VESA mount
Dell UltraSharp UP2716D 27"
Philips 242G5DJEB

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.

5.Has a swivel stand
Dell UltraSharp UP2716D 27"
Philips 242G5DJEB

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

6.width

612.1mm

565mm

Best

Toshiba PA3923U-2LC3

340.5mm

Display

1.response time

6ms

1ms

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

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1ms

2.screen size

27"

24"

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

Best

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108"

3.every pixel has three subpixels
Dell UltraSharp UP2716D 27"
Philips 242G5DJEB

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 UltraSharp UP2716D 27"
Philips 242G5DJEB

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

2560 x 1440px

1920 x 1080px

Best

Dell UltraSharp UP3218K

7680 x 4320px

6.has anti-glare coating
Dell UltraSharp UP2716D 27"
Philips 242G5DJEB

Anti-glare helps to reduce the external reflections of light coming from outside the display.

Colors

1.luminance

300cd/m²

350cd/m²

Luminance is the intensity of light that a device emits.

Best

Acer Predator X35 35" UW-UXGA

1000cd/m²

2.display colors

1074m

16.7m

Number of colors that a display can accurately reproduce.

Best

Dell UltraSharp UP2716D 27"

1074m

3.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 UltraSharp UP2716D 27"
Philips 242G5DJEB

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"
Philips 242G5DJEB

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

3.has a DVI connector
Dell UltraSharp UP2716D 27"
Philips 242G5DJEB

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

4.has a VGA connector
Dell UltraSharp UP2716D 27"
Philips 242G5DJEB

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

5.USB version

3

3

Newer USB versions are faster and have better power management.

Best

Acer H7 H277HU 27"

3.1

6.USB ports

4

4

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

Best

Asus PA279Q

7

Power

1.power consumption operation

130W

18.58W

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

Best

Sharp LB-1085

1.1W

2.power consumption on standby

0.3W

0.5W

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

Best

Asus MB168B Plus

0W

Features

1.supports PiP and PaP
Dell UltraSharp UP2716D 27"
Philips 242G5DJEB

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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