58points

Acer CB CB280HK 28"

56points

Acer G5 G215HV 21.5"

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Acer CB CB280HK 28" vs Acer G5 G215HV 21.5"

Acer CB CB280HK 28"
Acer G5 G215HV 21.5"
Acer CB CB280HK 28"
Acer G5 G215HV 21.5"
58
points
56
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Why is Acer CB CB280HK 28" better than Acer G5 G215HV 21.5"?

  • 4ms less response time
    1msvs5ms
  • Has an LED-backlit display
  • 5.1mm shorter
    381mmvs386.1mm
  • Has stereo speakers
  • Supports PiP and PaP
  • Supports common interface
  • Supports portrait mode
  • Supports color calibration

Why is Acer G5 G215HV 21.5" better than Acer CB CB280HK 28"?

  • 56.6mm thinner
    188mmvs244.6mm
  • 140.4mm narrower
    518.2mmvs658.6mm

Top specs and features

General info

1.supports total tilt
Acer CB CB280HK 28"
Acer G5 G215HV 21.5"

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

381mm

386.1mm

Best

Asus VP228N 21.5"

3.9mm

3.thickness

244.6mm

188mm

Best

LG 22EA53VQ

5.5mm

4.Has a swivel stand
Acer CB CB280HK 28"
Acer G5 G215HV 21.5"

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

For example

LG UltraGear 34GK950F 34"

5.Supports VESA mount
Acer CB CB280HK 28"
Acer G5 G215HV 21.5"

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.

For example

Samsung C43J89 43"

6.width

658.6mm

518.2mm

Best

Toshiba PA3923U-2LC3

340.5mm

Display

1.response time

1ms

5ms

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

LG UltraGear 34GK950F 34"

1ms

2.pixel density

157ppi

102ppi

Best

Dell UltraSharp UP3218K

280ppi

3.screen size

28"

21.5"

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

Best

Sharp LB-1085

108"

4.every pixel has three subpixels
Acer CB CB280HK 28"
Acer G5 G215HV 21.5"

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.

5.has an IPS screen
Acer CB CB280HK 28"
Acer G5 G215HV 21.5"

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.

For example

LG UltraGear 34GK950F 34"

6.resolution

3840 x 2160px

1920 x 1080px

Best

Dell UltraSharp UP3218K

7680 x 4320px

Colors

1.luminance

300cd/m²

200cd/m²

Luminance is the intensity of light that a device emits.

Best

Acer Predator X35 35" UW-UXGA

1000cd/m²

2.display colors

16.7m

16.7m

Number of colors that a display can accurately reproduce.

Best

Dell UltraSharp UP2716D 27"

1074m

3.contrast ratio

1000:1

600:1

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

4.has an ambient light sensor
Acer CB CB280HK 28"
Acer G5 G215HV 21.5"

An ambient light sensor adjusts the luminance of the device according to the amount of natural light that surrounds it.

For example

Samsung CHG90 49"

5.supports color calibration
Acer CB CB280HK 28"
Acer G5 G215HV 21.5"

A properly calibrated screen represents colors as they are and i.e. you can conduct a photo shoot while verifying your photos in real time. An internal sensor and/or colorimeter is usually included for trouble-free calibration.

Connectivity

1.has a HDMI output
Acer CB CB280HK 28"
Acer G5 G215HV 21.5"

Devices with a HDMI or mini HDMI port can transfer high definition video and audio to a display.

2.HDMI ports

1

0

More HDMI ports mean that you can simultaneously connect numerous devices, such as video game consoles and set-top boxes.

Best

Acer HN274H

4

3.has a DVI connector
Acer CB CB280HK 28"
Acer G5 G215HV 21.5"

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

4.has a VGA connector
Acer CB CB280HK 28"
Acer G5 G215HV 21.5"

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

5.HDMI ports (side)

0

0

HDMI ports on the side are easier to access than those in the back and can be useful for plugging and unplugging devices quickly.

Best

Asus ProArt PA27AQ 27"

2

6.SCART ports

0

0

The number of SCART ports determines how many devices can be connected simultaneously, for instance video game consoles and set-top-boxes.

Best

Asus 27T1E

2

Features

1.has stereo speakers
Acer CB CB280HK 28"
Acer G5 G215HV 21.5"

Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience.

2.supports PiP and PaP
Acer CB CB280HK 28"
Acer G5 G215HV 21.5"

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.

3.has DTS Surround
Acer CB CB280HK 28"
Acer G5 G215HV 21.5"

DTS Surround is a high-quality audio codec that supports up to six audio channels, with good bitrates and audio quality.

For example

Acer S7 S277HK 27"

4.supports Dolby Digital Plus
Acer CB CB280HK 28"
Acer G5 G215HV 21.5"

If a device supports Dolby Digital Plus it can deliver up to fourteen different audio channels (sides) with improved bitrates, for a much better sound quality.

For example

LG UltraGear 34GK950F 34"

5.has a search browser
Acer CB CB280HK 28"
Acer G5 G215HV 21.5"

With a search browser application you can surf the internet from your device.

For example

Philips Brilliance 492P8 49″

6.supports common interface
Acer CB CB280HK 28"
Acer G5 G215HV 21.5"

This is a technology which allows separation of the TV screen and the decoder. It is used for pay-to-view TV (like Apple TV).

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