58points

Acer CB CB280HK 28"

83points

Asus PB278Q

Acer CB CB280HK 28"
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Acer CB CB280HK 28" vs Asus PB278Q

Acer CB CB280HK 28"
Asus PB278Q
Acer CB CB280HK 28"
Asus PB278Q
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83
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Why is Acer CB CB280HK 28" better than Asus PB278Q?

  • 4ms less response time
    1msvs5ms
  • 171.3mm shorter
    381mmvs552.3mm
  • Has a DVI connector
  • Supports PiP and PaP
  • Supports common interface
  • Supports color calibration
  • Supports portrait mode

Why is Asus PB278Q better than Acer CB CB280HK 28"?

  • 1 more HDMI ports
    2vs1
  • Has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
  • 26.6mm thinner
    218mmvs244.6mm
  • Has a swivel stand
  • Supports VESA mount
  • 15.6mm narrower
    643mmvs658.6mm

Top specs and features

General info

1.supports total tilt
Acer CB CB280HK 28"
Asus PB278Q

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

552.3mm

Best

Asus VP228N 21.5"

3.9mm

3.thickness

244.6mm

218mm

Best

LG 22EA53VQ

5.5mm

4.Has a swivel stand
Acer CB CB280HK 28"
Asus PB278Q

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

5.Supports VESA mount
Acer CB CB280HK 28"
Asus PB278Q

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.

6.width

658.6mm

643mm

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.screen size

28"

27"

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

Best

Sharp LB-1085

108"

3.every pixel has three subpixels
Acer CB CB280HK 28"
Asus PB278Q

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.

4.has an IPS screen
Acer CB CB280HK 28"
Asus PB278Q

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"

5.resolution

3840 x 2160px

2560 x 1440px

Best

Dell UltraSharp UP3218K

7680 x 4320px

6.has an LED-backlit display
Acer CB CB280HK 28"
Asus PB278Q

Uses LED backlighting, resulting in better image quality, more vibrant colors and richer blacks.

Colors

1.luminance

300cd/m²

300cd/m²

Luminance is the intensity of light that a device emits.

Best

Acer Predator X35 35" UW-UXGA

1000cd/m²

2.has an ambient light sensor
Acer CB CB280HK 28"
Asus PB278Q

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"

3.supports color calibration
Acer CB CB280HK 28"
Asus PB278Q

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"
Asus PB278Q

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

2.has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
Acer CB CB280HK 28"
Asus PB278Q

With a standard mini jack socket, you can use the device with most headphones.

3.HDMI ports

1

2

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

Best

Acer HN274H

4

4.has a DVI connector
Acer CB CB280HK 28"
Asus PB278Q

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

5.has a VGA connector
Acer CB CB280HK 28"
Asus PB278Q

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

6.has FireWire
Acer CB CB280HK 28"
Asus PB278Q

A FireWire port allows fast transfers of big files such as HD movies. However, newer USB versions achieve a similar speed.

For example

Dell S2316H 23"

Features

1.has stereo speakers
Acer CB CB280HK 28"
Asus PB278Q

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"
Asus PB278Q

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"
Asus PB278Q

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"
Asus PB278Q

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"
Asus PB278Q

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"
Asus PB278Q

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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