66points

Acer Predator XB1 (XB271HU) 27"

74points

Asus ROG Swift PG278Q 27"

Acer Predator XB1 (XB271HU) 27"
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Asus ROG Swift PG278Q 27"
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Acer Predator XB1 (XB271HU) 27" vs Asus ROG Swift PG278Q 27"

Acer Predator XB1 (XB271HU) 27"
Asus ROG Swift PG278Q 27"
Acer Predator XB1 (XB271HU) 27"
Asus ROG Swift PG278Q 27"
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Why is Acer Predator XB1 (XB271HU) 27" better than Asus ROG Swift PG278Q 27"?

  • Has an IPS screen
  • Has stereo speakers
  • 5.2mm narrower
    614.6mmvs619.8mm

Why is Asus ROG Swift PG278Q 27" better than Acer Predator XB1 (XB271HU) 27"?

  • 3ms less response time
    1msvs4ms
  • 26.32% higher resolution
    2560 x 1440pxvs2560 x 1140px
  • Has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
  • 996.8g lighter
    7kgvs7996.8g
  • 31.3mm thinner
    237.9mmvs269.2mm
  • 2 more USB count sides
    2vs0
  • Displays 3D with glasses

Top specs and features

General info

1.supports total tilt
Acer Predator XB1 (XB271HU) 27"
Asus ROG Swift PG278Q 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.thickness

269.2mm

237.9mm

Best

LG 22EA53VQ

5.5mm

3.Supports VESA mount
Acer Predator XB1 (XB271HU) 27"
Asus ROG Swift PG278Q 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.

4.Has a swivel stand
Acer Predator XB1 (XB271HU) 27"
Asus ROG Swift PG278Q 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.

5.weight

8kg

7kg

Best

Asus VX278Q 27"

4.5g

6.width

614.6mm

619.8mm

Best

Toshiba PA3923U-2LC3

340.5mm

Display

1.response time

4ms

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.screen size

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 Predator XB1 (XB271HU) 27"
Asus ROG Swift PG278Q 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.

4.resolution

2560 x 1140px

2560 x 1440px

Best

Dell UltraSharp UP3218K

7680 x 4320px

5.has an IPS screen
Acer Predator XB1 (XB271HU) 27"
Asus ROG Swift PG278Q 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.has an LED-backlit display
Acer Predator XB1 (XB271HU) 27"
Asus ROG Swift PG278Q 27"

Uses LED backlighting, resulting in better image quality, more vibrant colors and richer blacks.

Colors

1.luminance

350cd/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

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 socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
Acer Predator XB1 (XB271HU) 27"
Asus ROG Swift PG278Q 27"

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

2.DisplayPort outputs

1

1

Allows you to connect to a display using DisplayPort.

Best

Dell UltaSharp U2417H 24"

2

3.USB ports (side)

0

2

The USB 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"

6

Features

1.has stereo speakers
Acer Predator XB1 (XB271HU) 27"
Asus ROG Swift PG278Q 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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