Excerpt: If picture quality is your number one concern, then this is definitely the 27" monitor for you. It has an optimal resolution of 2560x1440, which is the highest resolution of any 27" model I looked at.
Excerpt: The Dell UltraSharp U2713HM is the latest addition to the UltraSharp line, and like its predecessors, it rocks. It uses a 27-inch IPS panel, only this time it's an AH-IPS panel rather than a P-IPS panel, and it uses LED backlighting instead of CCFL backlighting.
Dell UH2713HM review: high resolution and high efficiency
7 October 2012
Excerpt: It's no surprise that many people were eagerly looking forward to the arrival of Dell's new high-resolution 27-inch monitor Ultrasharp U2713HM. The new model will not replace the critically acclaimed and popular U2711, but is actually positioned next to it.
Dell U2713HM - Unbeatable performance out of the box
4 October 2012
Conclusion: With the U2713HM monitor, Dell hasn’t broken any new ground. Instead, they have taken the same panel that many vendors are using and presented it in a well thought out and constructed package that is a pleasure to use.
Conclusion: Dell U2713HM is not as feature-rich as some of the previous generations but it should satisfy most users’ needs with its DVI, DisplayPort, HDMI and D-SUB (VGA) interfaces. On top of that we found a USB hub and fairly good picture setting options.
Pros: IPS panel and picture quality, Color accuracy after calibration, Ergonomic adjustability, Desktop real estate due to high resolution, Viewing angles, Dirty screen look reduced considerably, Reduced power consumption
Cons: Black levels, sRGB profile could have been better, Still not fast enough for real gaming
Conclusion: If you’re looking for a reasonably priced, high-resolution 27-inch display, and if you prefer antiglare screens, the Dell U2713HM is a great choice. It excelled in our on-screen performance tests, and it offers a wide variety of connection options and a flexible design.