55points

Acer K2 K242HQL Bbd 23.6"

95points

Asus MG278Q 27"

79points

Samsung T27B550EW

Acer K2 K242HQL Bbd 23.6"
Comparison winner
Asus MG278Q 27"
Samsung T27B550EW
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38 facts in comparison

Acer K2 K242HQL Bbd 23.6" vs Asus MG278Q 27" vs Samsung T27B550EW

Acer K2 K242HQL Bbd 23.6"
Asus MG278Q 27"
Samsung T27B550EW
Acer K2 K242HQL Bbd 23.6"
Asus MG278Q 27"
Samsung T27B550EW
55
points
95
points
79
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Why is Acer K2 K242HQL Bbd 23.6" better than Asus MG278Q 27" & Samsung T27B550EW?

  • Height
    335.3mmvs368,467mm
  • Thickness
    208mmvs233,252mm
  • Width
    566.9mmvs625,650mm
  • Weight
    4.24kgvs7650,5600g
  • Shipping weight
    5kgvs11.5,7.8kg

Why is Asus MG278Q 27" better than Acer K2 K242HQL Bbd 23.6" & Samsung T27B550EW?

  • Response time
    1msvs5,5ms
  • Has anti-glare coating
  • Has a swivel stand
  • Supports portrait mode

Why is Samsung T27B550EW better than Acer K2 K242HQL Bbd 23.6" & Asus MG278Q 27"?

  • Supports PiP and PaP
  • Supports Ethernet
  • Has DTS Surround
  • Has a DVB-T decoder
  • Has a touch screen
  • Supports Dolby Digital
  • Has SRS TheaterSound HD
  • Is DLNA certified

Top specs and features

General info

1.supports total tilt
Acer K2 K242HQL Bbd 23.6"
Asus MG278Q 27"
Samsung T27B550EW

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

368mm

467mm

Best

Asus VP228N 21.5"

3.9mm

3.thickness

208mm

233mm

252mm

Best

LG 22EA53VQ

5.5mm

4.Has a swivel stand
Acer K2 K242HQL Bbd 23.6"
Asus MG278Q 27"
Samsung T27B550EW

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.Supports VESA mount
Acer K2 K242HQL Bbd 23.6"
Asus MG278Q 27"
Samsung T27B550EW

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

625mm

650mm

Best

Toshiba PA3923U-2LC3

340.5mm

Display

1.response time

5ms

1ms

5ms

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.screen size

23.6"

27"

27"

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

Best

Sharp LB-1085

108"

3.every pixel has three subpixels
Acer K2 K242HQL Bbd 23.6"
Asus MG278Q 27"
Samsung T27B550EW

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.

4.has an IPS screen
Acer K2 K242HQL Bbd 23.6"
Asus MG278Q 27"
Samsung T27B550EW

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"

5.resolution

1920 x 1080px

2560 x 1440px

1920 x 1080px

Best

Dell UltraSharp UP3218K

7680 x 4320px

6.has anti-glare coating
Acer K2 K242HQL Bbd 23.6"
Asus MG278Q 27"
Samsung T27B550EW

Anti-glare helps to reduce the external reflections of light coming from outside the display.

Colors

1.luminance

300cd/m²

350cd/m²

300cd/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

100000000:1

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

Connectivity

1.has a HDMI output
Acer K2 K242HQL Bbd 23.6"
Asus MG278Q 27"
Samsung T27B550EW

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

2.HDMI ports

0

2

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 Bbd 23.6"
Asus MG278Q 27"
Samsung T27B550EW

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

4.has a DVI connector
Acer K2 K242HQL Bbd 23.6"
Asus MG278Q 27"
Samsung T27B550EW

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 Bbd 23.6"
Asus MG278Q 27"
Samsung T27B550EW

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

6.supports Ethernet
Acer K2 K242HQL Bbd 23.6"
Asus MG278Q 27"
Samsung T27B550EW

Ethernet is a local area network technology.

Features

1.has stereo speakers
Acer K2 K242HQL Bbd 23.6"
Asus MG278Q 27"
Samsung T27B550EW

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 Bbd 23.6"
Asus MG278Q 27"
Samsung T27B550EW

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 DTS Surround
Acer K2 K242HQL Bbd 23.6"
Asus MG278Q 27"
Samsung T27B550EW

DTS Surround is a high-quality audio codec that supports up to six audio channels, with good bitrates and audio quality.

4.supports Dolby Digital
Acer K2 K242HQL Bbd 23.6"
Asus MG278Q 27"
Samsung T27B550EW

If the device supports Dolby Digital it can deliver up to six different audio channels (sides) for a much better sound quality.

5.has SRS TheaterSound HD
Acer K2 K242HQL Bbd 23.6"
Asus MG278Q 27"
Samsung T27B550EW

SRS devices create an immersive 3D soundfield using only two speakers, simulating the kind of audio experience delivered by devices that support Dolby Digital.

6.can be controlled remotely
Acer K2 K242HQL Bbd 23.6"
Asus MG278Q 27"
Samsung T27B550EW

A remote control allows you to control the device remotely. The remote control can be included or optional.

Miscellaneous

1.has a DVB-T decoder
Acer K2 K242HQL Bbd 23.6"
Asus MG278Q 27"
Samsung T27B550EW

A DVB-T is a Digital Video Broadcasting and it's a digital version of cable television.

2.has a DVB-C decoder
Acer K2 K242HQL Bbd 23.6"
Asus MG278Q 27"
Samsung T27B550EW

DVB-C is a Digital Video Broadcasting via Cable and it is the standard for the broadcast transmission of digital television over cable.

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