76points

Acer Predator XB1 (XB271HK) 27"

84points

Asus ROG Swift PG27AQ 27"

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Acer Predator XB1 (XB271HK) 27" vs Asus ROG Swift PG27AQ 27"

Acer Predator XB1 (XB271HK) 27"
Asus ROG Swift PG27AQ 27"
76
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Acer Predator XB1 (XB271HK) 27"
84
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Asus ROG Swift PG27AQ 27"

Why is Acer Predator XB1 (XB271HK) 27" better than Asus ROG Swift PG27AQ 27"?

  • 18.5W lower power consumption on operation
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    71.5W vs90W
  • 100000x higher static contrast ratio
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    100000000:1vs1000:1
  • Has an LED-backlit display
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  • 2 more USB ports
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    4vs2
  • 5.8mm narrower
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    614mmvs619.8mm
  • 0.1W lower power consumption on standby
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    0.4W vs0.5W
  • 214.7g lighter
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    6.99kgvs7200g

Why is Asus ROG Swift PG27AQ 27" better than Acer Predator XB1 (XB271HK) 27"?

  • Has an HDMI output
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  • 38.4mm shorter
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    363mmvs401.4mm
  • 30.5mm thinner
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    237.9mmvs268.4mm
  • Has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
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Price comparison

Acer Predator XB1 (XB271HK) 27"

ProductStorePrice
Acer Predator XB1 (XB271HK) 27" AmazonAcer Predator XB271HK bmiprz 27-inch IPS...Acer Predator XB271HK bmiprz 27-inch IPS UHD (3840 x 2160) NVIDIA G-Sync Widescreen Display (2 x 2w speakers, 4- USB 3.0 Ports, HDMI & Display Port),Black
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$654.46

General info

1.supports total tilt
Acer Predator XB1 (XB271HK) 27"
Asus ROG Swift PG27AQ 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.Has a swivel stand
Acer Predator XB1 (XB271HK) 27"
Asus ROG Swift PG27AQ 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.
3.height

401.4mm

363mm

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

614mm

619.8mm

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

268.4mm

237.9mm

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.
6.Supports VESA mount
Acer Predator XB1 (XB271HK) 27"
Asus ROG Swift PG27AQ 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.

Display

1.response time

4ms

4ms

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

3840 x 2160px

3840 x 2160px

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

27"

27"

The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.
4.LCD display with 3 subpixels per pixels
Acer Predator XB1 (XB271HK) 27"
Asus ROG Swift PG27AQ 27"
The device has an LCD display with 3 subpixels per pixel, resulting in sharp and crisp images. 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 Predator XB1 (XB271HK) 27"
Asus ROG Swift PG27AQ 27"
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.
6.has an LED-backlit display
Acer Predator XB1 (XB271HK) 27"
Asus ROG Swift PG27AQ 27"
Uses LED backlighting, resulting in better image quality, more vibrant colors and richer blacks.

Colors

1.luminance

300cd/m²

300cd/m²

Luminance is the intensity of light that a device emits.
2.contrast ratio

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.
3.has an ambient light sensor
Acer Predator XB1 (XB271HK) 27"
Asus ROG Swift PG27AQ 27"
An ambient light sensor adjusts the luminance of the device according to the amount of natural light that surrounds it.

Connectivity

1.has an HDMI output
Acer Predator XB1 (XB271HK) 27"
Asus ROG Swift PG27AQ 27"
Devices with a HDMI or mini HDMI port can transfer high definition video and audio to a display.
2.HDMI ports

1

1

More HDMI ports mean that you can simultaneously connect numerous devices, such as video game consoles and set-top boxes.
3.DisplayPort outputs

1

1

Allows you to connect to a display using DisplayPort.
4.has a DVI connector
Acer Predator XB1 (XB271HK) 27"
Asus ROG Swift PG27AQ 27"
Devices that have a DVI connector (usually computers and notebooks) can be connected to the TV set.
5.USB ports

4

2

With more USB ports, you are able to connect more devices.
6.has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
Acer Predator XB1 (XB271HK) 27"
Asus ROG Swift PG27AQ 27"
With a standard mini jack socket, you can use the device with most headphones.

Power

1.operating power consumption

71.5W

90W

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

0.4W

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.

Features

1.has stereo speakers
Acer Predator XB1 (XB271HK) 27"
Asus ROG Swift PG27AQ 27"
Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience.
2.audio output power

2 x 2W

2 x 2W

Audio output power is based on the number of speakers and their power in watts. High audio output power results in loud, clear sounds.

Price comparison

Acer Predator XB1 (XB271HK) 27"

ProductStorePrice
Acer Predator XB1 (XB271HK) 27" AmazonAcer Predator XB271HK bmiprz 27-inch IPS...Acer Predator XB271HK bmiprz 27-inch IPS UHD (3840 x 2160) NVIDIA G-Sync Widescreen Display (2 x 2w speakers, 4- USB 3.0 Ports, HDMI & Display Port),Black
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$654.46

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