Help Me Choose: Monitors

 Experience vibrant colors and clear images with Dell monitors.
 
Choose the best size monitor for you. 

30–24 inches 

2322 inches 

2017 inches

Recommended for:

Gaming and movies

Professional photography

Graphic design

Engineering / technical applications

Recommended for:

Casual multimedia and photo editing

Multitasking

Presentation creation

Spreadsheets

Recommended for:

Email

Word processing

Web surfing

  • Excellent for high-detail work 
  • Ideal for optimizing high-definition (HD) imagery
  • Large screen area for multiple program operation
  • Comfortable view for desktop operation 
  • Healthy screen area for multiple program operation
  • Slim and unobtrusive design integrates easily into workspace
  • Typically produces crisp, sharp imagery and font reproduction
Suggested Models:
30 inches — U3011
27 inches — U2711
24 inches — U2410
24 inches — ST2420L
Suggested Models:
23 inches — AW2310
23 inches — ST2320L
21.5 inches — ST2220T
21.5 inches — AW2210
21.5 inches — ST2220L
Suggested Models:
20 inches — IN2030M
20 inches — IN2020M
19 inches — IN1930
19 inches — IN1920N
 

Gaming 

World-class performance

Cutting-edge technology

Outstanding multimedia, Full HD

Affordable widescreen with HD

Names

 Alienware™

UltraSharp™

Entertainment

Studio™

Inspiron™

Begins with letters

AW

U

SX

ST

IN

Full HD

 Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

HD, but not Full HD

Panel technology

 TN CFFL

IPS

TN CFFL

TN LED, except ST2220T, which is IPS

TN CFFL, except
IN2020(M), which is
TN LED

VGA

No

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Digital Visual Interface (DVI)

Yes

Yes

Yes

Models ending in letter M or T

 20-inch models ending in letter M

High-definition multimedia interface (HDMI)

Yes

Yes

Yes

Models ending in letter L or T

No

Multi-USB and advanced connectivity

Yes

Yes

No

No

No

Webcam

No 

No

Yes

No

No

Microphone

 No

No

Yes

No

No

Height-adjustable stand

 Yes

Yes

No

No

No

Multi-touch capability

No 

No

No

Models ending in letter T

No

3D capability*

 AW2310

No

No

No

No









Control applications with a simple touch of your fingers when you buy a multi-touch* monitor together with Windows 7 Home Premium OS and later, along with a system with multi-touch* applications. The highly intuitive optical touch technology enables you to scroll, tap, drag or stretch. It’s that simple.

ST2220T —  Multi-touch Monitor With IPS
  • The ST2220T multi-touch monitor is Dell’s first 21.5-inch Full HD touch screen with IPS technology that enables you to see amazing color consistency from a wide viewing angle and a touch experience free of any tails or ripple effect.
  • Soak up the 16:9 Full HD experience and enjoy the latest blockbusters and video games in high 1920 x 1080 (maximum) resolution and dynamic contrast ratio of 50,000:1 (max); contrast ratio of 1000:1 (typical).
  • Need to adjust the monitor to a comfortable angle? The ST2220T A-frame stand design allows you to customize the tilt up to 65° while watching a movie or opt to lay it flat on the table while playing games.
  • Sophisticated connectivity options enable you to hook up to a wide range of entertainment devices simultaneously with your PC or enjoy complete multimedia experience with its built-in speakers.
  • The ST2220T is energy efficient with a low power consumption that meets ENERGY STAR® 5.0.