90points

Acer XR XR342CK 34"

75points

Asus ROG Swift PG278Q 27"

80points

LaCie 324i + easyHood + Colorimeter

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Acer XR XR342CK 34" vs Asus ROG Swift PG278Q 27" vs LaCie 324i + easyHood + Colorimeter

Acer XR XR342CK 34"
Asus ROG Swift PG278Q 27"
LaCie 324i + easyHood + Colorimeter
Acer XR XR342CK 34"
Asus ROG Swift PG278Q 27"
LaCie 324i + easyHood + Colorimeter

Why is Acer XR XR342CK 34" better than Asus ROG Swift PG278Q 27" & LaCie 324i + easyHood + Colorimeter?

  • Has anti-glare coating
  • Has stereo speakers
  • Power consumption on standby
    0.5W vs0.5,2W
  • Has a curved display

Why is Asus ROG Swift PG278Q 27" better than Acer XR XR342CK 34" & LaCie 324i + easyHood + Colorimeter?

  • Response time
    1msvs5,6ms
  • Power consumption operation
    38.7W vs51,100W
  • Weight
    7kgvs9697.8,11000g
  • Thickness
    237.9mmvs309.1,243mm
  • Width
    619.8mmvs816.1,622mm
  • Displays 3D with glasses
  • Supports portrait mode

Why is LaCie 324i + easyHood + Colorimeter better than Acer XR XR342CK 34" & Asus ROG Swift PG278Q 27"?

  • Luminance
    400cd/m²vs300,350cd/m²
  • Maximum horizontal viewing angle
    178ºvs172,170º
  • Display colors
    1073mvs1070,16.7m
  • Has a DVI connector
  • Has a VGA connector
  • Supports color calibration
  • Audio input ports
    2vs0,0

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General info

1.supports total tilt
Acer XR XR342CK 34"
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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
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Asus ROG Swift PG278Q 27"
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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.thickness

309.1mm

237.9mm

243mm

Best

LG 22EA53VQ

5.5mm

4.Supports VESA mount
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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.weight

9.7kg

7kg

11kg

Best

Asus VX278Q 27"

4.5g

6.width

816.1mm

619.8mm

622mm

Best

Toshiba PA3923U-2LC3

340.5mm

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Display

1.response time

5ms

1ms

6ms

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

34"

27"

24"

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

Best

Sharp LB-1085

108"

3.every pixel has three subpixels
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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 XR XR342CK 34"
Asus ROG Swift PG278Q 27"
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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

3440 x 1440px

2560 x 1440px

1920 x 1200px

Best

Dell UltraSharp UP3218K

7680 x 4320px

6.maximum horizontal viewing angle

172º

170º

178º

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

300cd/m²

350cd/m²

400cd/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

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

3.display colors

1070m

16.7m

1073m

Number of colors that a display can accurately reproduce.

Best

Dell UltraSharp UP2716D 27"

1074m

4.has an ambient light sensor
Acer XR XR342CK 34"
Asus ROG Swift PG278Q 27"
LaCie 324i + easyHood + Colorimeter

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"

5.supports color calibration
Acer XR XR342CK 34"
Asus ROG Swift PG278Q 27"
LaCie 324i + easyHood + Colorimeter

A properly calibrated screen represents colors as they are and i.e. you can conduct a photo shoot while verifying your photos in real time. An internal sensor and/or colorimeter is usually included for trouble-free calibration.

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Connectivity

1.has a HDMI output
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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 XR XR342CK 34"
Asus ROG Swift PG278Q 27"
LaCie 324i + easyHood + Colorimeter

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

3.has a DVI connector
Acer XR XR342CK 34"
Asus ROG Swift PG278Q 27"
LaCie 324i + easyHood + Colorimeter

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

4.has a VGA connector
Acer XR XR342CK 34"
Asus ROG Swift PG278Q 27"
LaCie 324i + easyHood + Colorimeter

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

5.audio input ports

0

0

2

More audio input ports mean that more audio devices such as microphones and keyboards can be connected at once.

Best

Asus 27T1E

3

6.has FireWire
Acer XR XR342CK 34"
Asus ROG Swift PG278Q 27"
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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

51W

38.7W

100W

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

2W

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 XR XR342CK 34"
Asus ROG Swift PG278Q 27"
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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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