45points

Acer K2 K242HQL 23.6"

85points

Asus TUF Gaming VG279QL1A

Acer K2 K242HQL 23.6"
Asus TUF Gaming VG279QL1A
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Acer K2 K242HQL 23.6" vs Asus TUF Gaming VG279QL1A

Acer K2 K242HQL 23.6"
Asus TUF Gaming VG279QL1A

Why is Acer K2 K242HQL 23.6" better than Asus TUF Gaming VG279QL1A?

  • 13.41% higher pixel density
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    93ppivs82ppi
  • 28.7mm shorter
    ?

    335.3mmvs364mm
  • Has a DVI connector
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  • 47.2mm narrower
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    566.9mmvs614.1mm
  • 1.96kg lighter
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    4.24kgvs6200g
  • Has a VGA connector
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  • 4.5kg less shipping weight
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    5kgvs9.5kg

Why is Asus TUF Gaming VG279QL1A better than Acer K2 K242HQL 23.6"?

  • 4ms less response time
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    1msvs5ms
  • 14.41% bigger screen size
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    27"vs23.6"
  • Has an HDMI output
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  • 100nits brighter
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    400nitsvs300nits
  • Has an IPS screen
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  • 4W lower power consumption on operation
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    18W vs22W
  • Has anti-glare coating
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  • 2 more HDMI ports
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    2vs0

Price comparison

Acer K2 K242HQL 23.6"

Buy used:

$115.99

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Acer K2 K242HQL 23.6" AmazonAcer Gaming Monitor 23.6” Curved ED242QR...Acer Gaming Monitor 23.6” Curved ED242QR Abidpx 1920 x 1080 144Hz Refresh Rate AMD FREESYNC Technology (Display Port, HDMI & DVI Ports),Black
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Acer K2 K242HQL 23.6" AmazonAcer B226HQL 21.5" Full HD LED LCD Monit...Acer B226HQL 21.5" Full HD LED LCD Monitor, 1920 x 1080, 60Hz Refresh Rate, 5ms (UM.WB6AA.G02)
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$89.99
Acer K2 K242HQL 23.6" AmazonAcer KN242HYL UM.QX2AA.001; KN242HYL 23....Acer KN242HYL UM.QX2AA.001; KN242HYL 23.8" Screen LED-Lit Monitor
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Acer K2 K242HQL 23.6" AmazonAcer V246HQL - 23.6" Widescreen Monitor ...Acer V246HQL - 23.6" Widescreen Monitor 1920x1080 60Hz 16:9 5ms GTG 250 Nit (Renewed)
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$99.99
Acer K2 K242HQL 23.6" AmazonAcer SB240Y Bbix 23.8” Full HD (1920 x 1...Acer SB240Y Bbix 23.8” Full HD (1920 x 1080) Ultra-Thin Zero-Frame IPS Monitor with AMD Radeon FREESYNC Technology and 1ms VRB (HDMI Port & VGA Port), Black
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$99.98
Acer K2 K242HQL 23.6" AmazonAcer 23.6" XF240Q Sbiipr FHD (1920 x 108...Acer 23.6" XF240Q Sbiipr FHD (1920 x 1080 16:9) Gaming Monitor with AMD FreeSync, IPS 100% sRGB Color Gamut, 144Hz with Overclock Up to 165Hz, 1ms RT (1 x Display Port & 2 x HDMI 2.0 Ports), Black
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$188.00
Acer K2 K242HQL 23.6" AmazonAcer 23.6" Anti-Glare LED FHD (1920x1080...Acer 23.6" Anti-Glare LED FHD (1920x1080) Monitor, 5ms Response Time, 60Hz Refresh Rate, 10,000,000:1 DCR, HDMI, DVI, VGA, 250 cd/m² Brightness, 170° Horizontal & 160°Vertical Viewing Angles
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$159.01

Asus TUF Gaming VG279QL1A

ProductStorePrice
Asus TUF Gaming VG279QL1A AmazonASUS TUF Gaming VG279QL1A 27” HDR Gaming...ASUS TUF Gaming VG279QL1A 27” HDR Gaming Monitor, 1080P Full HD, 165Hz (Supports 144Hz), IPS, 1ms, FreeSync Premium, DisplayHDR 400, Extreme Low Motion Blur, Eye Care, HDMI DisplayPort
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$319.99
Asus TUF Gaming VG279QL1A AmazonAsus TUF Gaming VG249Q 23.8” Monitor 144...Asus TUF Gaming VG249Q 23.8” Monitor 144Hz Full HD (1920 X 1080) 1ms IPS Elmb FreeSync Eye Care DisplayPort HDMI D-Sub
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$238.99
Asus TUF Gaming VG279QL1A AmazonASUS TUF Gaming VG27AQ 27” G-SYNC Gaming...ASUS TUF Gaming VG27AQ 27” G-SYNC Gaming Monitor 155Hz 1440p 1ms IPS Eye Care DP HDM (Renewed)
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$379.00
Asus TUF Gaming VG279QL1A AmazonASUS VG245HE 24" Full HD 1080p 1ms Dual ...ASUS VG245HE 24" Full HD 1080p 1ms Dual HDMI Eye Care Console Gaming Monitor with FreeSync/Adaptive Sync, Black
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$199.61
Asus TUF Gaming VG279QL1A AmazonASUS VG279Q 27" Full HD 1080p IPS 144Hz ...ASUS VG279Q 27" Full HD 1080p IPS 144Hz 1ms (MPRT) DP HDMI DVI Eye Care Gaming Monitor with FreeSync/Adaptive Sync (Renewed)
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$339.99
Asus TUF Gaming VG279QL1A AmazonASUS TUF Gaming VG279QM 27” HDR Monitor,...ASUS TUF Gaming VG279QM 27” HDR Monitor, 1080P Full HD (1920 x 1080) Fast IPS, 280Hz, G-SYNC Compatible, 1ms, Display HDR 400 & ROG Bezel-Free Kit
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$508.99

General info

1.supports total tilt
Acer K2 K242HQL 23.6"
Asus TUF Gaming VG279QL1A
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.Has a swivel stand
Acer K2 K242HQL 23.6"
Asus TUF Gaming VG279QL1A
A swivel stand allows you to adjust the position of the display left or right, so you can position it to the desired angle.
3.height

335.3mm

364mm

The height represents the vertical dimension of the product. We consider a smaller height better because it assures easy maneuverability.
4.thickness

208mm

57mm

We consider a thinner chassis better because it makes the product more compact and portable. Thinness is a feature highlighted by many manufacturers of mobile devices, but it is essential for a wide range of products.
5.Supports VESA mount
Acer K2 K242HQL 23.6"
Asus TUF Gaming VG279QL1A
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.width

566.9mm

614.1mm

The width represents the horizontal dimension of the product. We consider a smaller width better because it assures easy maneuverability.

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.
2.resolution

1920 x 1080px

1920 x 1080px

Resolution is an essential indicator of a screen's image quality, representing the maximum amount of pixels that can be shown on the screen. The resolution is given as a compound value, comprised of horizontal and vertical pixels.
3.screen size

23.6"

27"

The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.
4.has an IPS screen
Acer K2 K242HQL 23.6"
Asus TUF Gaming VG279QL1A
IPS (In-Plane Switching) is a technology used for LCDs. It was designed to overcome the main limitations of conventional twisted nematic TFT displays: limited viewing angles and low-quality color reproduction. PLS (Plane-to-Line Switching) is a type of IPS screen developed by Samsung, with increased brightness and lower production costs.
5.pixel density

93ppi

82ppi

Pixel density is a measurement of a screen's resolution, expressed as the number of pixels per inch (PPI) on the screen. A higher pixel density translates into more clarity and sharpness for the images rendered on the screen, thus improving the quality of the viewing experience.
6.has anti-glare coating
Acer K2 K242HQL 23.6"
Asus TUF Gaming VG279QL1A
Anti-glare helps to reduce the external reflections of light coming from outside the display.

Colors

1.brightness

300nits

400nits

A nit is a measurement of the light that a display emits, equal to one candela per square meter. Brighter displays ensure a screen's contents are easy to read, even in sunny conditions.
2.contrast ratio

1000:1

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.
3.display colors

16.7m

16.7m

Number of colors that a display can accurately reproduce.
4.supports color calibration
Acer K2 K242HQL 23.6"
Asus TUF Gaming VG279QL1A
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 an HDMI output
Acer K2 K242HQL 23.6"
Asus TUF Gaming VG279QL1A
Devices with a HDMI or mini HDMI port can transfer high definition video and audio to a display.
2.HDMI ports

0

2

More HDMI ports mean that you can simultaneously connect numerous devices, such as video game consoles and set-top boxes.
3.has a DVI connector
Acer K2 K242HQL 23.6"
Asus TUF Gaming VG279QL1A
Devices that have a DVI connector (usually computers and notebooks) can be connected to the TV set.
4.supports Thunderbolt
Acer K2 K242HQL 23.6"
Asus TUF Gaming VG279QL1A
Thunderbolt is a connection over cable that carries both data and display signals over a single cable, while simultaneously providing power.
5.has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
Acer K2 K242HQL 23.6"
Asus TUF Gaming VG279QL1A
With a standard mini jack socket, you can use the device with most headphones.
6.supports Ethernet
Acer K2 K242HQL 23.6"
Asus TUF Gaming VG279QL1A
Ethernet is a local area network technology.

Power

1.operating power consumption

22W

18W

How much power the device consumes when it's switched on.
2.power consumption in standby mode

0.5W

0.5W

The power consumption in standby mode, also called energy-saving mode, measures the amount of power the device consumes when shut down but still plugged in.
3.has a sleep timer
Acer K2 K242HQL 23.6"
Asus TUF Gaming VG279QL1A
A sleep timer is a function that shuts off the power after a preset amount of time.

Features

1.has stereo speakers
Acer K2 K242HQL 23.6"
Asus TUF Gaming VG279QL1A
Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience.
2.supports PiP and PaP
Acer K2 K242HQL 23.6"
Asus TUF Gaming VG279QL1A
Devices supporting PiP and PaP - Picture in Picture can show two images from different sources at the same time by splitting the viewing window or creating a smaller window inside the bigger image.
3.Has a remote control
Acer K2 K242HQL 23.6"
Asus TUF Gaming VG279QL1A
A remote control allows you to control the device remotely. The remote control can be included or optional.
4.has a child lock
Acer K2 K242HQL 23.6"
Asus TUF Gaming VG279QL1A
A child lock enables adults to prevent or restrict children’s use of the device.
5.has a front camera
Acer K2 K242HQL 23.6"
Asus TUF Gaming VG279QL1A
A front camera, also called secondary camera, can be used for video chats/selfies.
6.has a search browser
Acer K2 K242HQL 23.6"
Asus TUF Gaming VG279QL1A
With a search browser app, you can surf the internet from your device.

Price comparison

Acer K2 K242HQL 23.6"

Buy used:

$115.99

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$99.99
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$99.98
Acer K2 K242HQL 23.6" AmazonAcer 23.6" XF240Q Sbiipr FHD (1920 x 108...Acer 23.6" XF240Q Sbiipr FHD (1920 x 1080 16:9) Gaming Monitor with AMD FreeSync, IPS 100% sRGB Color Gamut, 144Hz with Overclock Up to 165Hz, 1ms RT (1 x Display Port & 2 x HDMI 2.0 Ports), Black
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$188.00
Acer K2 K242HQL 23.6" AmazonAcer 23.6" Anti-Glare LED FHD (1920x1080...Acer 23.6" Anti-Glare LED FHD (1920x1080) Monitor, 5ms Response Time, 60Hz Refresh Rate, 10,000,000:1 DCR, HDMI, DVI, VGA, 250 cd/m² Brightness, 170° Horizontal & 160°Vertical Viewing Angles
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$159.01

Asus TUF Gaming VG279QL1A

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Asus TUF Gaming VG279QL1A AmazonASUS TUF Gaming VG279QL1A 27” HDR Gaming...ASUS TUF Gaming VG279QL1A 27” HDR Gaming Monitor, 1080P Full HD, 165Hz (Supports 144Hz), IPS, 1ms, FreeSync Premium, DisplayHDR 400, Extreme Low Motion Blur, Eye Care, HDMI DisplayPort
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$319.99
Asus TUF Gaming VG279QL1A AmazonAsus TUF Gaming VG249Q 23.8” Monitor 144...Asus TUF Gaming VG249Q 23.8” Monitor 144Hz Full HD (1920 X 1080) 1ms IPS Elmb FreeSync Eye Care DisplayPort HDMI D-Sub
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$238.99
Asus TUF Gaming VG279QL1A AmazonASUS TUF Gaming VG27AQ 27” G-SYNC Gaming...ASUS TUF Gaming VG27AQ 27” G-SYNC Gaming Monitor 155Hz 1440p 1ms IPS Eye Care DP HDM (Renewed)
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$379.00
Asus TUF Gaming VG279QL1A AmazonASUS VG245HE 24" Full HD 1080p 1ms Dual ...ASUS VG245HE 24" Full HD 1080p 1ms Dual HDMI Eye Care Console Gaming Monitor with FreeSync/Adaptive Sync, Black
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$199.61
Asus TUF Gaming VG279QL1A AmazonASUS VG279Q 27" Full HD 1080p IPS 144Hz ...ASUS VG279Q 27" Full HD 1080p IPS 144Hz 1ms (MPRT) DP HDMI DVI Eye Care Gaming Monitor with FreeSync/Adaptive Sync (Renewed)
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$339.99
Asus TUF Gaming VG279QL1A AmazonASUS TUF Gaming VG279QM 27” HDR Monitor,...ASUS TUF Gaming VG279QM 27” HDR Monitor, 1080P Full HD (1920 x 1080) Fast IPS, 280Hz, G-SYNC Compatible, 1ms, Display HDR 400 & ROG Bezel-Free Kit
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$508.99

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