How much electricity cost do you need to pay for your LED billboard display screen ?

How much electricity cost do you need to pay for your LED billboard display screen?

Is the electricity cost of your LED billboard display screen costs much? BIBI LED did a test in our factory, and would love to share it with you in the following article.

The test for outdoor P10 single color LED billboard display screen

The power consumption for outdoor P10 single color 320x160mm LED module is 27W per square meter and around 18 modules for one square meter, which means the maximum power consumption for each square meter will be 500W in full brightness. the text display area usually is just 35-50%, then it makes the average power consumption of P10 single color LED modules is just 175-250W.

And let’s calculate it as the P10 single color LED billboard display screen works on 10 hours per day, $0.15 per kilowatt, then the cost of electricity each square meter will be $0.26 – $0.375 every day. Now you can figure out the electricity cost according to how many square meters of your single color LED billboard display screen.

0.175 KW x 10 hours x $0.15/KW x 1 SQM = $0.26 a day

0.25 KW x 10 hours x $0.15/KW x 1 SQM = $0.375 a day

P10 Single color LED module
Dual color LED modules in shenzhen

The test for outdoor dual color LED billboard display screen

The maximum power consumption is 650W for outdoor dual color LED billboard display screen according to constant current technology and 3000cd brightness ( full brightness on ). the normal text area is from 35% to 50%, then makes the average power consumption from 228 to 325W, light on 10 hours every day. the electricity cost is $0.15 per KW. then we got the price for each SQM as below.

0.228 KW x 10 hours x $0.15/KW x 1 SQM = $0.342 a day

0.325 KW x 10 hours x $0.15/KW x 1 SQM = $0.49 a day

Now you can the price of your LED billboard display screen according to the above formula.

The test for outdoor full color LED billboard display screen

Nowadays, there are two kind of outdoor full color LED billboard display screen, Standard type and energy saving type. today, we are going to share our test for these two kind of types.

The power consumption of outdoor full color LED billboard display screen is depends on the brightness level. And the normal brightness is from 5000nits to 8000nits. so the maximum power consumption is also from 750W to 1200W ( full white balance brightness on ). And it is mainly display the image or videos, then the average power consumption is higher than single color LED screen or dual color LED display , it is from 400W to 700W as usual. The cost is as below If it is working 10 hours a day , the electricity cost is $0.15/KW, and 20 SQM.

0.4 KW x 10 hours x $0.15/KW x 20 SQM = $12 a day

0.7 KW x 10 hours x $0.15/KW x 20 SQM = $21 a day

And the the average power consumption of our energy saving outdoor full color LED billboard display screen is only 110W. So the electricity cost is as below.

0.11 KW x 10 hours x $0.15/KW x 20 SQM = $3.3 a day.

Outdoor full color LED billboard display screen from BIBI LED
Indoor full color LED billboard display screen made in shenzhen

The test for Indoor full color LED billboard display screen

At last , BIBI LED are going to calculate the electricity cost for indoor full color LED billboard display screen. The brightness of indoor full color LED screen is 1000nits as usual. Then the maximum power consumption is about 500W, and the average power consumption is about 250W. So let’s calculate it by 10 hours working, 20 SQM, $0.15 per kilowatt. Then we got the cost as below.

0.25 KW x 10 hours x $0.15/KW x 20 SQM = $7.5 a day.

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