73points

Acer XG XG270HU 27"

87points

Asus MG248Q 24"

95points

Asus MG278Q 27"

80points

Philips 242G5DJEB

Acer XG XG270HU 27"
Asus MG248Q 24"
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Asus MG278Q 27"
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Acer XG XG270HU 27" vs Asus MG248Q 24" vs Asus MG278Q 27" vs Philips 242G5DJEB

Acer XG XG270HU 27"
Asus MG248Q 24"
Asus MG278Q 27"
Philips 242G5DJEB
Acer XG XG270HU 27"
Asus MG248Q 24"
Asus MG278Q 27"
Philips 242G5DJEB

Why is Acer XG XG270HU 27" better than Asus MG248Q 24" & Asus MG278Q 27" & Philips 242G5DJEB?

  • Power consumption on standby
    0.25W vs0.5,0.5,0.5W
  • Weight
    3.86kgvs5200,7650,6270g
  • Shipping weight
    6.4kgvs7.7,11.5,8.84kg

Why is Asus MG248Q 24" better than Acer XG XG270HU 27" & Asus MG278Q 27" & Philips 242G5DJEB?

  • Height
    329.1mmvs368.3,368,517mm
  • Width
    561mmvs613.9,625,565mm
  • Displays 3D with glasses

Why is Asus MG278Q 27" better than Acer XG XG270HU 27" & Asus MG248Q 24" & Philips 242G5DJEB?

  • Has anti-glare coating

Why is Philips 242G5DJEB better than Acer XG XG270HU 27" & Asus MG248Q 24" & Asus MG278Q 27"?

  • Power consumption operation
    18.58W vs27.8,65,38.7W
  • Thickness
    63mmvs206,211,233mm
  • Has a VGA connector

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General info

1.supports total tilt
Acer XG XG270HU 27"
Asus MG248Q 24"
Asus MG278Q 27"
Philips 242G5DJEB

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

368.3mm

329.1mm

368mm

517mm

Best

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3.9mm

3.Supports VESA mount
Acer XG XG270HU 27"
Asus MG248Q 24"
Asus MG278Q 27"
Philips 242G5DJEB

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.thickness

206mm

211mm

233mm

63mm

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LG 22EA53VQ

5.5mm

5.Has a swivel stand
Acer XG XG270HU 27"
Asus MG248Q 24"
Asus MG278Q 27"
Philips 242G5DJEB

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.shipping weight

6.4kg

7.7kg

11.5kg

8.84kg

The gross weight of the product when packaged, including all wrapping, and boxing.

Best

Asus VP247N 23.6"

0.8kg

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Display

1.response time

1ms

1ms

1ms

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"

24"

27"

24"

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

Best

Sharp LB-1085

108"

3.every pixel has three subpixels
Acer XG XG270HU 27"
Asus MG248Q 24"
Asus MG278Q 27"
Philips 242G5DJEB

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 XG XG270HU 27"
Asus MG248Q 24"
Asus MG278Q 27"
Philips 242G5DJEB

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

2560 x 1440px

1920 x 1080px

2560 x 1440px

1920 x 1080px

Best

Dell UltraSharp UP3218K

7680 x 4320px

6.maximum horizontal viewing angle

170º

170º

170º

170º

Horizontal viewing angle is the maximum angle at which a display can be viewed with acceptable visual performance.

Best

LG UltraGear 34GK950F 34"

178º

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Colors

1.luminance

350cd/m²

350cd/m²

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

1000:1

100000000:1

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

3.has an ambient light sensor
Acer XG XG270HU 27"
Asus MG248Q 24"
Asus MG278Q 27"
Philips 242G5DJEB

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"

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Connectivity

1.has a HDMI output
Acer XG XG270HU 27"
Asus MG248Q 24"
Asus MG278Q 27"
Philips 242G5DJEB

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 XG XG270HU 27"
Asus MG248Q 24"
Asus MG278Q 27"
Philips 242G5DJEB

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

3.has a DVI connector
Acer XG XG270HU 27"
Asus MG248Q 24"
Asus MG278Q 27"
Philips 242G5DJEB

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

4.has a VGA connector
Acer XG XG270HU 27"
Asus MG248Q 24"
Asus MG278Q 27"
Philips 242G5DJEB

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

5.has FireWire
Acer XG XG270HU 27"
Asus MG248Q 24"
Asus MG278Q 27"
Philips 242G5DJEB

A FireWire port allows fast transfers of big files such as HD movies. However, newer USB versions achieve a similar speed.

For example

Dell S2316H 23"

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Power

1.power consumption operation

27.8W

65W

38.7W

18.58W

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

Best

Sharp LB-1085

1.1W

2.power consumption on standby

0.25W

0.5W

0.5W

0.5W

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

Best

Asus MB168B Plus

0W

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Features

1.has stereo speakers
Acer XG XG270HU 27"
Asus MG248Q 24"
Asus MG278Q 27"
Philips 242G5DJEB

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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