58points

Acer K2 K242HQL 23.6"

90points

Acer XR XR342CK 34"

95points

Asus MG278Q 27"

Acer K2 K242HQL 23.6"
Acer XR XR342CK 34"
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Asus MG278Q 27"
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Acer K2 K242HQL 23.6" vs Acer XR XR342CK 34" vs Asus MG278Q 27"

Acer K2 K242HQL 23.6"
Acer XR XR342CK 34"
Asus MG278Q 27"
Acer K2 K242HQL 23.6"
Acer XR XR342CK 34"
Asus MG278Q 27"

Why is Acer K2 K242HQL 23.6" better than Acer XR XR342CK 34" & Asus MG278Q 27"?

  • Power consumption operation
    22W vs51,38.7W
  • Height
    335.3mmvs368.3,368mm
  • Weight
    4.24kgvs9697.8,7650g
  • Shipping weight
    5kgvs15.6,11.5kg
  • Thickness
    208mmvs309.1,233mm
  • Width
    566.9mmvs816.1,625mm
  • Has a VGA connector

Why is Acer XR XR342CK 34" better than Acer K2 K242HQL 23.6" & Asus MG278Q 27"?

  • Has an IPS screen
  • Has a curved display

Why is Asus MG278Q 27" better than Acer K2 K242HQL 23.6" & Acer XR XR342CK 34"?

  • Response time
    1msvs5,5ms
  • Contrast ratio
    100000000:1vs1000,1000:1
  • Luminance
    350cd/m²vs300,300cd/m²
  • HDMI ports
    2vs0,1
  • Has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
  • HDMI ports (side)
    2vs0,0
  • Supports portrait mode

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1.supports total tilt
Acer K2 K242HQL 23.6"
Acer XR XR342CK 34"
Asus MG278Q 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.height

335.3mm

368.3mm

368mm

Best

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3.9mm

3.Has a swivel stand
Acer K2 K242HQL 23.6"
Acer XR XR342CK 34"
Asus MG278Q 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.

4.Supports VESA mount
Acer K2 K242HQL 23.6"
Acer XR XR342CK 34"
Asus MG278Q 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.

5.thickness

208mm

309.1mm

233mm

Best

LG 22EA53VQ

5.5mm

6.shipping weight

5kg

15.6kg

11.5kg

The gross weight of the product when packaged, including all wrapping, and boxing.

Best

Asus VP247N 23.6"

0.8kg

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Display

1.response time

5ms

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

93ppi

109ppi

108ppi

Best

Dell UltraSharp UP3218K

280ppi

3.screen size

23.6"

34"

27"

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

Best

Sharp LB-1085

108"

4.every pixel has three subpixels
Acer K2 K242HQL 23.6"
Acer XR XR342CK 34"
Asus MG278Q 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 K2 K242HQL 23.6"
Acer XR XR342CK 34"
Asus MG278Q 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.

6.resolution

1920 x 1080px

3440 x 1440px

2560 x 1440px

Best

Dell UltraSharp UP3218K

7680 x 4320px

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Colors

1.luminance

300cd/m²

300cd/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

1000:1

1000:1

100000000:1

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

1070m

16.7m

Number of colors that a display can accurately reproduce.

Best

Dell UltraSharp UP2716D 27"

1074m

4.has an ambient light sensor
Acer K2 K242HQL 23.6"
Acer XR XR342CK 34"
Asus MG278Q 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"

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Connectivity

1.has a HDMI output
Acer K2 K242HQL 23.6"
Acer XR XR342CK 34"
Asus MG278Q 27"

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

2.HDMI ports

0

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

3.has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
Acer K2 K242HQL 23.6"
Acer XR XR342CK 34"
Asus MG278Q 27"

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

4.has a DVI connector
Acer K2 K242HQL 23.6"
Acer XR XR342CK 34"
Asus MG278Q 27"

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

5.has a VGA connector
Acer K2 K242HQL 23.6"
Acer XR XR342CK 34"
Asus MG278Q 27"

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

6.HDMI ports (side)

0

0

2

HDMI ports on the side are easier to access than those in the back and can be useful for plugging and unplugging devices quickly.

Best

Asus ProArt PA27AQ 27"

2

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Power

1.power consumption operation

22W

51W

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

0.5W

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

Best

Asus MB168B Plus

0W

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Features

1.has stereo speakers
Acer K2 K242HQL 23.6"
Acer XR XR342CK 34"
Asus MG278Q 27"

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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