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Dell U3417W

Dell U3417W
alaScore 94

10 reviews

Mar, 2019

alaTest has collected and analyzed 10 reviews of Dell U3417W. The average rating for this product is 4.6/5, compared to an average rating of 4.3/5 for other products in the same category for all reviews.

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other products in the same category the Dell U3417W is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 94/100 = Excellent quality.

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Editor's Choice

Expert review by : John R. Delaney (

Dell UltraSharp 34 Curved Monitor U3417W


The Dell UltraSharp 34 Curved Monitor U3417W uses an ultra-wide, curved-screen In-Plane Switching (IPS) panel to deliver outstanding color, grayscale, and viewing-angle performance. Brimming with features, it's our top pick for high-end, extra-large...

Very accurate colors. Strong grayscale performance. Powerful audio. Ergonomic stand. Plenty of ports and settings.

Pricey. Middling gaming performance.

Conclusion If you're looking to replace a dual-monitor setup or just want more screen space for watching movies and surfing the Web, put the Dell UltraSharp 34 Curved Monitor U3417W at the top of your list. At just over a grand, it isn't cheap, but if...

Nov, 2016

Expert review by : Daniel O'Keeffe , Ian Cumming, Mehdi Azzabi, Eric (



Very good viewing angles ; Good factory calibration

Non-uniform blacks can be quite distracting ; Low contrast ratio

Mar, 2018

Expert review by : Alex Hernandez (

Dell UltraSharp U3417W review: Immersive and productive performance


Monitors are probably the second most important tool for professionals who work behind a computer and the Dell UltraSharp U3417W is one of the best.

So much space to work. The ability to have two full-size windows open lends itself well to the type of writing work I do. The wide aspect ratio is also excellent for video and photo editing in Premiere Pro and Photoshop.

It's a bit pricey but worth it, the speakers aren't super great but tolerable.

This monitor is a beast and probably a beast that not everyone really needs. This particular monitor is well suited to multi-window, multi-PC, photography and videography work where you need all that extra space for your workflow. It’s also a great...

Jan, 2017

Product Specifications


Certification:RoHS / RoHS, BFR/PVC Free
Energy Star certified: No


Color of product:Black / Black, Silver
Market positioning:Business / Home & Office
Product color:Black / Black,Silver


3D compatibility: No
Aspect Ratio:21:9
Backlight type:W-LED
Color gamut:99
Contrast ratio (dynamic):5000000:1
Contrast ratio (typical):1000:1
Display brightness:300
Display Diagonal:34.1
Display Diagonal (metric):34.1
Display number of colors:1.073 billion colors / 1.073 billion colours
Display Resolution:3440 x 1440
Display sRGB:Y / Yes
Display surface:Matt
Display Technology:IPS / LED
HD type:Ultra-Wide Quad HD / UltraWide Quad HD
HDCP:Y / Yes
Native Aspect Ratio:21:9
Panel type:IPS
Pixel density:109
Pixel Pitch:0.00917 x 0.00917
Response Time:5 / 8
Screen shape:Curved
Supported graphics resolutions:3440 x 1440
Viewable size, horizontal:31.5
Viewable size, vertical:13.2
Viewing angle, horizontal:178
Viewing angle, vertical:178

Energy Management

AC input frequency:50/60
AC input voltage:100-240
Current rating:1.5
Power consumption (max):130
Power consumption (standby):0.5
Power consumption (typical):50


Cable lock slot:Y / Yes
Height adjustment:Y / Yes
LED Indicators:Y / Yes
On/Off switch:Y / Yes
Swivel angle range:-30 - 30
Swivelling: Yes
Tilt adjustment:Y / Yes
Tilt angle:-5 - 21
Tilt angle range:-5 - 21
VESA mounting:Y
VESA mounting interfaces:100 x 100

Logistics data

Master carton height:19.2
Master carton length:37.9
Master carton weight:34
Master carton width:9.96
Number of cartons per pallet:10
Number of layers per pallet:2
Pallet height:43.1
Pallet length:48
Pallet weight:383.6
Pallet width:40
Quantity per layer:5
Quantity per master carton:1
Quantity per pallet:10


Built-in camera:N / No
Built-in speaker(s):Y
Built-in speakers: Yes
Number of loudspeakers:2
Number of Speakers:2
RMS rated power:18 / 9
TV tuner integrated:N / No

Operational Conditions

Non-operating altitude:0 - 479960.6
Operating altitude:0 - 196850.4
Operating relative humidity (H-H):10 - 80
Operating relative humidity range:10 - 80
Operating temperature (T-T):0 - 40
Operating temperature range (T-T):0 - 40
Storage relative humidity (H-H):5 - 90
Storage relative humidity range:5 - 90
Storage temperature (T-T):-20 - 60
Storage temperature range (T-T):-20 - 60

Other Features


Packaging Content

Cables included:AC, DisplayPort, HDMI, USB / AC, HDMI, Mini DisplayPort, USB
Quick start guide:Y / Yes
Stand included:Y / Yes
User Guide on CD-ROM: Yes

Packaging Data

Package depth:37.9
Package height:19.2
Package material:Corrugated cardboard, Expanded polyethylene (EPE) foam, Paper molded pulp, Polyethylene (PE)
Package weight:34
Package width:9.96


AMD FreeSync:N
Dell E-Value Code:U3417W

Ports & interfaces

AC (power) in:Y / Yes
Audio Output:Y / Yes
Built-in USB hub:Y
DisplayPorts quantity:2
DVI port:N / No
HDMI ports quantity:2
Mini DisplayPort quantity:1
Mini DisplayPorts quantity:1
Number of upstream ports:2
PC Audio out:Y / Yes
USB hub version:USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1)
USB Type-A downstream ports quantity:4
USB version:3.0 (3.1 Gen 1)


AC input frequency:50/60
AC input voltage:100-240
Annual Energy Consumption:63
Current rating:1.5
Energy efficiency class:A
Power consumption (max):130
Power consumption (standby):0.5
Power consumption (typical):50

Thin Client

Thin client installed:N / No

Weight & Dimensions

Depth (with stand):8.9 / 8.91
Height (with stand):16.4
Package weight:34
Weight (with stand):22 / 22.9
Weight with stand:22 / 22.9
Width (with stand):32