66points

Acer Predator XB1 (XB271HU) 27"

75points

Asus VX278Q 27"

Acer Predator XB1 (XB271HU) 27"
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Acer Predator XB1 (XB271HU) 27" vs Asus VX278Q 27"

Acer Predator XB1 (XB271HU) 27"
Asus VX278Q 27"
Acer Predator XB1 (XB271HU) 27"
Asus VX278Q 27"
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Why is Acer Predator XB1 (XB271HU) 27" better than Asus VX278Q 27"?

  • Has an IPS screen
  • Has a swivel stand
  • Supports VESA mount
  • 26.1mm narrower
    614.6mmvs640.7mm
  • Supports portrait mode

Why is Asus VX278Q 27" better than Acer Predator XB1 (XB271HU) 27"?

  • 3ms less response time
    1msvs4ms
  • Has a HDMI output
  • Has anti-glare coating
  • 20.1mm shorter
    381.3mmvs401.4mm
  • Has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
  • 59.1mm thinner
    210.1mmvs269.2mm
  • Has a VGA connector
  • 7.99kg lighter
    4.5gvs7996.8g

Top specs and features

General info

1.supports total tilt
Acer Predator XB1 (XB271HU) 27"
Asus VX278Q 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

401.4mm

381.3mm

Best

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3.9mm

3.thickness

269.2mm

210.1mm

Best

LG 22EA53VQ

5.5mm

4.Has a swivel stand
Acer Predator XB1 (XB271HU) 27"
Asus VX278Q 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.Supports VESA mount
Acer Predator XB1 (XB271HU) 27"
Asus VX278Q 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.

6.width

614.6mm

640.7mm

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

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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 VX278Q 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.has an IPS screen
Acer Predator XB1 (XB271HU) 27"
Asus VX278Q 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.

5.resolution

2560 x 1140px

1920 x 1080px

Best

Dell UltraSharp UP3218K

7680 x 4320px

6.has anti-glare coating
Acer Predator XB1 (XB271HU) 27"
Asus VX278Q 27"

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

Colors

1.luminance

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

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 Predator XB1 (XB271HU) 27"
Asus VX278Q 27"

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

2.has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
Acer Predator XB1 (XB271HU) 27"
Asus VX278Q 27"

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

3.DisplayPort outputs

1

1

Allows you to connect to a display using DisplayPort.

Best

Dell UltaSharp U2417H 24"

2

4.HDMI ports

1

1

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

Best

Acer HN274H

4

5.has a DVI connector
Acer Predator XB1 (XB271HU) 27"
Asus VX278Q 27"

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

For example

Samsung CJ791

6.has a VGA connector
Acer Predator XB1 (XB271HU) 27"
Asus VX278Q 27"

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

Features

1.has stereo speakers
Acer Predator XB1 (XB271HU) 27"
Asus VX278Q 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

1.5 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.

Best

Apple Thunderbolt Display

2 x 24.5W

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