71points

Acer G7 G257HL 25"

78points

Philips 278G4DHSD/00

Acer G7 G257HL 25"
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Acer G7 G257HL 25" vs Philips 278G4DHSD/00

Acer G7 G257HL 25"
Philips 278G4DHSD/00
Acer G7 G257HL 25"
Philips 278G4DHSD/00
71
points
78
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Why is Acer G7 G257HL 25" better than Philips 278G4DHSD/00?

  • 10ms less response time
    4msvs14ms
  • Has stereo speakers
  • Has a DVI connector
  • 1.5kg lighter
    3.5kgvs5000g
  • 4.15kg less shipping weight
    5.1kgvs9.25kg

Why is Philips 278G4DHSD/00 better than Acer G7 G257HL 25"?

  • 8% bigger screen size
    27"vs25"
  • 4.06W lower power consumption on operation
    25.94W vs30W
  • 2 more HDMI ports
    3vs1
  • 50.7mm shorter
    376mmvs426.7mm
  • 141.4mm thinner
    44mmvs185.4mm
  • 17.1mm narrower
    623mmvs640.1mm
  • Displays 3D with glasses
  • Supports digital input

Top specs and features

General info

1.supports total tilt
Acer G7 G257HL 25"
Philips 278G4DHSD/00

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

426.7mm

376mm

Best

Asus VP228N 21.5"

3.9mm

3.thickness

185.4mm

44mm

Best

LG 22EA53VQ

5.5mm

4.Supports VESA mount
Acer G7 G257HL 25"
Philips 278G4DHSD/00

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"

5.Has a swivel stand
Acer G7 G257HL 25"
Philips 278G4DHSD/00

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"

6.width

640.1mm

623mm

Best

Toshiba PA3923U-2LC3

340.5mm

Display

1.response time

4ms

14ms

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

88ppi

82ppi

Best

Dell UltraSharp UP3218K

280ppi

3.screen size

25"

27"

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

Best

Sharp LB-1085

108"

4.every pixel has three subpixels
Acer G7 G257HL 25"
Philips 278G4DHSD/00

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 G7 G257HL 25"
Philips 278G4DHSD/00

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

1920 x 1080px

Best

Dell UltraSharp UP3218K

7680 x 4320px

Colors

1.luminance

250cd/m²

250cd/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.has an ambient light sensor
Acer G7 G257HL 25"
Philips 278G4DHSD/00

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

Connectivity

1.has a HDMI output
Acer G7 G257HL 25"
Philips 278G4DHSD/00

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

2.HDMI ports

1

3

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 G7 G257HL 25"
Philips 278G4DHSD/00

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

4.has a VGA connector
Acer G7 G257HL 25"
Philips 278G4DHSD/00

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

5.has FireWire
Acer G7 G257HL 25"
Philips 278G4DHSD/00

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"

6.has an external memory slot
Acer G7 G257HL 25"
Philips 278G4DHSD/00

The device has a standard memory slot (such as an SD or micro SD card slot) so that you can either extend the internal storage with affordable memory modules or you can retrieve data, such as photographs, easily from a memory card.

For example

Dell UltraSharp U2413 24"

Power

1.power consumption operation

30W

25.94W

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 G7 G257HL 25"
Philips 278G4DHSD/00

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

Miscellaneous

1.supports digital input
Acer G7 G257HL 25"
Philips 278G4DHSD/00

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

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