56points

Acer G6 G236HL 23"

90points

Acer XR XR342CK 34"

95points

Asus MG278Q 27"

65points

NEC EX231Wp

Acer G6 G236HL 23"
Acer XR XR342CK 34"
Comparison winner
Asus MG278Q 27"
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Acer G6 G236HL 23" vs Acer XR XR342CK 34" vs Asus MG278Q 27" vs NEC EX231Wp

Acer G6 G236HL 23"
Acer XR XR342CK 34"
Asus MG278Q 27"
NEC EX231Wp
Acer G6 G236HL 23"
Acer XR XR342CK 34"
Asus MG278Q 27"
NEC EX231Wp

Why is Acer G6 G236HL 23" better than Acer XR XR342CK 34" & Asus MG278Q 27" & NEC EX231Wp?

  • Power consumption operation
    26W vs51,38.7,27W
  • Weight
    2.4kgvs9697.8,7650,4200g
  • Has an external memory slot
  • Has FireWire

Why is Acer XR XR342CK 34" better than Acer G6 G236HL 23" & Asus MG278Q 27" & NEC EX231Wp?

  • Has an IPS screen
  • Has a curved display

Why is Asus MG278Q 27" better than Acer G6 G236HL 23" & Acer XR XR342CK 34" & NEC EX231Wp?

  • Response time
    1msvs5,5,25ms
  • Has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
  • Supports portrait mode

Why is NEC EX231Wp better than Acer G6 G236HL 23" & Acer XR XR342CK 34" & Asus MG278Q 27"?

  • Maximum horizontal viewing angle
    178ºvs90,172,170º
  • Height
    318.3mmvs332.7,368.3,368mm
  • Power consumption on standby
    0.37W vs0.5,0.5,0.5W
  • Thickness
    47.7mmvs167.9,309.1,233mm
  • Width
    540.2mmvs547.9,816.1,625mm
  • Has a sleep timer
  • Supports digital input
  • Has an ambient light sensor

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1.supports total tilt
Acer G6 G236HL 23"
Acer XR XR342CK 34"
Asus MG278Q 27"
NEC EX231Wp

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

332.7mm

368.3mm

368mm

318.3mm

Best

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3.9mm

3.Supports VESA mount
Acer G6 G236HL 23"
Acer XR XR342CK 34"
Asus MG278Q 27"
NEC EX231Wp

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.

4.Has a swivel stand
Acer G6 G236HL 23"
Acer XR XR342CK 34"
Asus MG278Q 27"
NEC EX231Wp

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.thickness

167.9mm

309.1mm

233mm

47.7mm

Best

LG 22EA53VQ

5.5mm

6.weight

2.4kg

9.7kg

7.65kg

4.2kg

Best

Asus VX278Q 27"

4.5g

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Display

1.response time

5ms

5ms

1ms

25ms

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

95ppi

109ppi

108ppi

96ppi

Best

Dell UltraSharp UP3218K

280ppi

3.screen size

23"

34"

27"

23"

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

Best

Sharp LB-1085

108"

4.every pixel has three subpixels
Acer G6 G236HL 23"
Acer XR XR342CK 34"
Asus MG278Q 27"
NEC EX231Wp

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 G6 G236HL 23"
Acer XR XR342CK 34"
Asus MG278Q 27"
NEC EX231Wp

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.

6.resolution

1920 x 1080px

3440 x 1440px

2560 x 1440px

1920 x 1080px

Best

Dell UltraSharp UP3218K

7680 x 4320px

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Colors

1.luminance

200cd/m²

300cd/m²

350cd/m²

250cd/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

1000:1

100000000:1

3000:1

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.has an ambient light sensor
Acer G6 G236HL 23"
Acer XR XR342CK 34"
Asus MG278Q 27"
NEC EX231Wp

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

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Connectivity

1.has a HDMI output
Acer G6 G236HL 23"
Acer XR XR342CK 34"
Asus MG278Q 27"
NEC EX231Wp

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

2.HDMI ports

0

1

2

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 socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
Acer G6 G236HL 23"
Acer XR XR342CK 34"
Asus MG278Q 27"
NEC EX231Wp

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

4.has a DVI connector
Acer G6 G236HL 23"
Acer XR XR342CK 34"
Asus MG278Q 27"
NEC EX231Wp

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

5.has a VGA connector
Acer G6 G236HL 23"
Acer XR XR342CK 34"
Asus MG278Q 27"
NEC EX231Wp

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

6.has FireWire
Acer G6 G236HL 23"
Acer XR XR342CK 34"
Asus MG278Q 27"
NEC EX231Wp

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

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Power

1.power consumption operation

26W

51W

38.7W

27W

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

0.5W

0.37W

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

Best

Asus MB168B Plus

0W

3.has a sleep timer
Acer G6 G236HL 23"
Acer XR XR342CK 34"
Asus MG278Q 27"
NEC EX231Wp

A sleep timer is a function that shuts off the power after a preset amount of time.

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Features

1.has stereo speakers
Acer G6 G236HL 23"
Acer XR XR342CK 34"
Asus MG278Q 27"
NEC EX231Wp

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

2.has DTS Surround
Acer G6 G236HL 23"
Acer XR XR342CK 34"
Asus MG278Q 27"
NEC EX231Wp

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"

3.has a front camera
Acer G6 G236HL 23"
Acer XR XR342CK 34"
Asus MG278Q 27"
NEC EX231Wp

A front camera, also called secondary camera, can be used for video chats/selfies.

For example

LG 27MD5K 27"

4.has a search browser
Acer G6 G236HL 23"
Acer XR XR342CK 34"
Asus MG278Q 27"
NEC EX231Wp

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

For example

Philips Brilliance 492P8 49″

5.supports Dolby Digital Plus
Acer G6 G236HL 23"
Acer XR XR342CK 34"
Asus MG278Q 27"
NEC EX231Wp

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"

6.supports multicomputer control
Acer G6 G236HL 23"
Acer XR XR342CK 34"
Asus MG278Q 27"
NEC EX231Wp

This feature allows to connect several computers to one monitor and control it with just single keyboard and mouse, by using the monitor's built-in peripheral switcher.

For example

LG 32UK950 32"

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Miscellaneous

1.supports digital input
Acer G6 G236HL 23"
Acer XR XR342CK 34"
Asus MG278Q 27"
NEC EX231Wp

Digital inputs carry a binary digital signal, instead of an analog signal. Digital input improves the quality of the projection.

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