84points

Acer XB0 XB270H 27"

80points

Asus ROG Swift PG279Q 27"

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Acer XB0 XB270H 27" vs Asus ROG Swift PG279Q 27"

Acer XB0 XB270H 27"
Asus ROG Swift PG279Q 27"
Acer XB0 XB270H 27"
Asus ROG Swift PG279Q 27"
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Why is Acer XB0 XB270H 27" better than Asus ROG Swift PG279Q 27"?

  • 3ms less response time
    1msvs4ms
  • 63.5W lower power consumption on operation
    26.5W vs90W
  • Has anti-glare coating
  • Has an LED-backlit display
  • Has a DVI connector
  • Has a VGA connector
  • 0.2kg less shipping weight
    10.4kgvs10.6kg

Why is Asus ROG Swift PG279Q 27" better than Acer XB0 XB270H 27"?

  • 1.78x higher resolution
    2560 x 1440pxvs1920 x 1080px
  • Has an IPS screen
  • 50cd/m² more luminance
    350cd/m²vs300cd/m²
  • 8º wider horizontal viewing angle
    178ºvs170º
  • 18mm shorter
    363mmvs381mm
  • 7.1mm thinner
    237.9mmvs245mm
  • 900g lighter
    7kgvs7900g
  • 20.2mm narrower
    619.8mmvs640mm

Top specs and features

General info

1.supports total tilt
Acer XB0 XB270H 27"
Asus ROG Swift PG279Q 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

381mm

363mm

Best

Asus VP228N 21.5"

3.9mm

3.thickness

245mm

237.9mm

Best

LG 22EA53VQ

5.5mm

4.Supports VESA mount
Acer XB0 XB270H 27"
Asus ROG Swift PG279Q 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.

5.Has a swivel stand
Acer XB0 XB270H 27"
Asus ROG Swift PG279Q 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.

6.width

640mm

619.8mm

Best

Toshiba PA3923U-2LC3

340.5mm

Display

1.response time

1ms

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.

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 XB0 XB270H 27"
Asus ROG Swift PG279Q 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 XB0 XB270H 27"
Asus ROG Swift PG279Q 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

1920 x 1080px

2560 x 1440px

Best

Dell UltraSharp UP3218K

7680 x 4320px

6.has anti-glare coating
Acer XB0 XB270H 27"
Asus ROG Swift PG279Q 27"

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

Colors

1.luminance

300cd/m²

350cd/m²

Luminance is the intensity of light that a device emits.

Best

Acer Predator X35 35" UW-UXGA

1000cd/m²

2.display colors

16.7m

16.7m

Number of colors that a display can accurately reproduce.

Best

Dell UltraSharp UP2716D 27"

1074m

3.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.

Best

Acer XB0 XB240H 24"

100000000:1

4.has an ambient light sensor
Acer XB0 XB270H 27"
Asus ROG Swift PG279Q 27"

An ambient light sensor adjusts the luminance of the device according to the amount of natural light that surrounds it.

For example

Samsung CHG90 49"

Connectivity

1.has a HDMI output
Acer XB0 XB270H 27"
Asus ROG Swift PG279Q 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.

Best

Acer HN274H

4

3.has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
Acer XB0 XB270H 27"
Asus ROG Swift PG279Q 27"

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

4.DisplayPort outputs

1

1

Allows you to connect to a display using DisplayPort.

Best

Dell UltaSharp U2417H 24"

2

5.has a DVI connector
Acer XB0 XB270H 27"
Asus ROG Swift PG279Q 27"

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

6.has a VGA connector
Acer XB0 XB270H 27"
Asus ROG Swift PG279Q 27"

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

Power

1.power consumption operation

26.5W

90W

How much power the device consumes when it's switched on.

Best

Sharp LB-1085

1.1W

2.power consumption on standby

0.5W

0.5W

How much power the device consumes when shut down but still plugged in.

Best

Asus MB168B Plus

0W

Features

1.has stereo speakers
Acer XB0 XB270H 27"
Asus ROG Swift PG279Q 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.

Best

Apple Thunderbolt Display

2 x 24.5W

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