56points

Acer G5 G215HV 21.5"

95points

Asus MG278Q 27"

83points

LG 29EB93

Acer G5 G215HV 21.5"
Comparison winner
Asus MG278Q 27"
LG 29EB93
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Acer G5 G215HV 21.5" vs Asus MG278Q 27" vs LG 29EB93

Acer G5 G215HV 21.5"
Asus MG278Q 27"
LG 29EB93
Acer G5 G215HV 21.5"
Asus MG278Q 27"
LG 29EB93
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95
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83
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Why is Acer G5 G215HV 21.5" better than Asus MG278Q 27" & LG 29EB93?

  • Power consumption operation
    32.6W vs38.7,48W
  • Power consumption on standby
    0.5W vs0.5,1.2W
  • Weight
    4kgvs7650,6840g
  • Width
    518.2mmvs625,699.7mm
  • Has a VGA connector

Why is Asus MG278Q 27" better than Acer G5 G215HV 21.5" & LG 29EB93?

  • Response time
    1msvs5,5ms
  • Has stereo speakers
  • Has a swivel stand
  • Supports portrait mode

Why is LG 29EB93 better than Acer G5 G215HV 21.5" & Asus MG278Q 27"?

  • Screen size
    29"vs21.5,27"
  • Has an IPS screen
  • Maximum horizontal viewing angle
    178ºvs90,170º
  • Height
    318mmvs386.1,368mm
  • Maximum vertical viewing angle
    178ºvs65,160º
  • Thickness
    69mmvs188,233mm
  • Supports color calibration

Top specs and features

General info

1.supports total tilt
Acer G5 G215HV 21.5"
Asus MG278Q 27"
LG 29EB93

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

386.1mm

368mm

318mm

Best

Asus VP228N 21.5"

3.9mm

3.thickness

188mm

233mm

69mm

Best

LG 22EA53VQ

5.5mm

4.Has a swivel stand
Acer G5 G215HV 21.5"
Asus MG278Q 27"
LG 29EB93

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 G5 G215HV 21.5"
Asus MG278Q 27"
LG 29EB93

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.weight

4kg

7.65kg

6.84kg

Best

Asus VX278Q 27"

4.5g

Display

1.pixel density

102ppi

108ppi

95.81ppi

Best

Dell UltraSharp UP3218K

280ppi

2.response time

5ms

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

3.screen size

21.5"

27"

29"

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

Best

Sharp LB-1085

108"

4.every pixel has three subpixels
Acer G5 G215HV 21.5"
Asus MG278Q 27"
LG 29EB93

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.resolution

1920 x 1080px

2560 x 1440px

2560 x 1080px

Best

Dell UltraSharp UP3218K

7680 x 4320px

6.has an IPS screen
Acer G5 G215HV 21.5"
Asus MG278Q 27"
LG 29EB93

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.

Colors

1.luminance

200cd/m²

350cd/m²

300cd/m²

Luminance is the intensity of light that a device emits.

Best

Acer Predator X35 35" UW-UXGA

1000cd/m²

2.contrast ratio

600:1

100000000:1

5000000:1

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

3.display colors

16.7m

16.7m

16.7m

Number of colors that a display can accurately reproduce.

Best

Dell UltraSharp UP2716D 27"

1074m

4.supports color calibration
Acer G5 G215HV 21.5"
Asus MG278Q 27"
LG 29EB93

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 G5 G215HV 21.5"
Asus MG278Q 27"
LG 29EB93

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 G5 G215HV 21.5"
Asus MG278Q 27"
LG 29EB93

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

3.HDMI ports

0

2

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 G5 G215HV 21.5"
Asus MG278Q 27"
LG 29EB93

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

5.has a VGA connector
Acer G5 G215HV 21.5"
Asus MG278Q 27"
LG 29EB93

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

6.has FireWire
Acer G5 G215HV 21.5"
Asus MG278Q 27"
LG 29EB93

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"

Power

1.power consumption operation

32.6W

38.7W

48W

How much power the device consumes when it's switched on.

Best

Sharp LB-1085

1.1W

2.power consumption on standby

0.5W

0.5W

1.2W

How much power the device consumes when shut down but still plugged in.

Best

Asus MB168B Plus

0W

Features

1.has stereo speakers
Acer G5 G215HV 21.5"
Asus MG278Q 27"
LG 29EB93

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

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