57points

Acer G6 G236HL 23"

73points

Asus ROG Swift PG278Q 27"

Acer G6 G236HL 23"
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Acer G6 G236HL 23" vs Asus ROG Swift PG278Q 27"

Acer G6 G236HL 23"
Asus ROG Swift PG278Q 27"
Acer G6 G236HL 23"
Asus ROG Swift PG278Q 27"
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73
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Why is Acer G6 G236HL 23" better than Asus ROG Swift PG278Q 27"?

  • Has a HDMI output
  • 12.7W lower power consumption on operation
    26W vs38.7W
  • Has a DVI connector
  • 70mm thinner
    167.9mmvs237.9mm
  • Has a VGA connector
  • 4.6kg lighter
    2.4kgvs7000g
  • 71.9mm narrower
    547.9mmvs619.8mm
  • Has an external memory slot

Why is Asus ROG Swift PG278Q 27" better than Acer G6 G236HL 23"?

  • 4ms less response time
    1msvs5ms
  • 17.39% bigger screen size
    27"vs23"
  • 1.78x higher resolution
    2560 x 1440pxvs1920 x 1080px
  • 13.68% higher pixel density
    108ppivs95ppi
  • 150cd/m² more luminance
    350cd/m²vs200cd/m²
  • 1.67x higher static contrast ratio
    1000:1vs600:1
  • 80º wider horizontal viewing angle
    170ºvs90º
  • Has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack

Top specs and features

General info

1.supports total tilt
Acer G6 G236HL 23"
Asus ROG Swift PG278Q 27"

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.thickness

167.9mm

237.9mm

Best

LG 22EA53VQ

5.5mm

3.Supports VESA mount
Acer G6 G236HL 23"
Asus ROG Swift PG278Q 27"

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"
Asus ROG Swift PG278Q 27"

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.width

547.9mm

619.8mm

Best

Toshiba PA3923U-2LC3

340.5mm

6.weight

2.4kg

7kg

Best

Asus VX278Q 27"

4.5g

Display

1.response time

5ms

1ms

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

108ppi

Best

Dell UltraSharp UP3218K

280ppi

3.screen size

23"

27"

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"
Asus ROG Swift PG278Q 27"

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"
Asus ROG Swift PG278Q 27"

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

1920 x 1080px

2560 x 1440px

Best

Dell UltraSharp UP3218K

7680 x 4320px

Colors

1.luminance

200cd/m²

350cd/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

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"
Asus ROG Swift PG278Q 27"

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"

Connectivity

1.has a HDMI output
Acer G6 G236HL 23"
Asus ROG Swift PG278Q 27"

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 G6 G236HL 23"
Asus ROG Swift PG278Q 27"

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

3.has a DVI connector
Acer G6 G236HL 23"
Asus ROG Swift PG278Q 27"

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

4.has a VGA connector
Acer G6 G236HL 23"
Asus ROG Swift PG278Q 27"

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

5.audio input ports

0

0

More audio input ports mean that more audio devices such as microphones and keyboards can be connected at once.

Best

Asus 27T1E

3

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

Power

1.power consumption operation

26W

38.7W

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

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

Best

Asus MB168B Plus

0W

Features

1.has stereo speakers
Acer G6 G236HL 23"
Asus ROG Swift PG278Q 27"

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

For example

Samsung C43J89 43"

2.has DTS Surround
Acer G6 G236HL 23"
Asus ROG Swift PG278Q 27"

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.supports Dolby Digital Plus
Acer G6 G236HL 23"
Asus ROG Swift PG278Q 27"

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"

4.has a search browser
Acer G6 G236HL 23"
Asus ROG Swift PG278Q 27"

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

For example

Philips Brilliance 492P8 49″

5.supports Dolby Virtual
Acer G6 G236HL 23"
Asus ROG Swift PG278Q 27"

Dolby Virtual Speaker produces a surround sound experience over the stereo speakers.

For example

Asus 27T1EH

6.supports Dolby Digital MS10
Acer G6 G236HL 23"
Asus ROG Swift PG278Q 27"

If a device supports Dolby Digital MS10 it can decode Dolby Digital and Dolby Digital Plus.

For example

LG UltraGear 34GK950F 34"

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