95points

Asus MG278Q 27"

87points

Asus MG28UQ 28"

76points

Dell S2740L

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Asus MG278Q 27" vs Asus MG28UQ 28" vs Dell S2740L

Asus MG278Q 27"
Asus MG28UQ 28"
Dell S2740L
Asus MG278Q 27"
Asus MG28UQ 28"
Dell S2740L

Why is Asus MG278Q 27" better than Asus MG28UQ 28" & Dell S2740L?

  • Response time
    1msvs1,7ms
  • Has anti-glare coating
  • Height
    368mmvs380.7,458.7mm
  • Has a DVI connector
  • Width
    625mmvs660,641.9mm

Why is Asus MG28UQ 28" better than Asus MG278Q 27" & Dell S2740L?

    Why is Dell S2740L better than Asus MG278Q 27" & Asus MG28UQ 28"?

    • Power consumption operation
      21W vs38.7,62.9W
    • Has an IPS screen
    • Maximum horizontal viewing angle
      178ºvs170,170º
    • Maximum vertical viewing angle
      178ºvs160,160º
    • Shipping weight
      9.2kgvs11.5,11kg
    • Weight
      7.5kgvs7650,8000g
    • Has a VGA connector
    • Has a sleep timer

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    General info

    1.supports total tilt
    Asus MG278Q 27"
    Asus MG28UQ 28"
    Dell S2740L

    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

    368mm

    380.7mm

    458.7mm

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    3.Has a swivel stand
    Asus MG278Q 27"
    Asus MG28UQ 28"
    Dell S2740L

    A swivel stand allows you to adjust the position of the display left or right, so you can position it to the desired angle.

    4.Supports VESA mount
    Asus MG278Q 27"
    Asus MG28UQ 28"
    Dell S2740L

    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.shipping weight

    11.5kg

    11kg

    9.2kg

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

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    0.8kg

    6.weight

    7.65kg

    8kg

    7.5kg

    Best

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    4.5g

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    Display

    1.response time

    1ms

    1ms

    7ms

    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.pixel density

    108ppi

    157ppi

    82ppi

    Best

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    280ppi

    3.screen size

    27"

    28"

    27"

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

    Best

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    108"

    4.every pixel has three subpixels
    Asus MG278Q 27"
    Asus MG28UQ 28"
    Dell S2740L

    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.

    5.has an IPS screen
    Asus MG278Q 27"
    Asus MG28UQ 28"
    Dell S2740L

    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.resolution

    2560 x 1440px

    3840 x 2160px

    1920 x 1080px

    Best

    Dell UltraSharp UP3218K

    7680 x 4320px

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    Colors

    1.luminance

    350cd/m²

    330cd/m²

    270cd/m²

    Luminance is the intensity of light that a device emits.

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    1000cd/m²

    2.contrast ratio

    100000000:1

    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.

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    100000000:1

    3.has an ambient light sensor
    Asus MG278Q 27"
    Asus MG28UQ 28"
    Dell S2740L

    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
    Asus MG278Q 27"
    Asus MG28UQ 28"
    Dell S2740L

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

    2.HDMI ports

    2

    3

    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
    Asus MG278Q 27"
    Asus MG28UQ 28"
    Dell S2740L

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

    4.has a DVI connector
    Asus MG278Q 27"
    Asus MG28UQ 28"
    Dell S2740L

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

    5.has a VGA connector
    Asus MG278Q 27"
    Asus MG28UQ 28"
    Dell S2740L

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

    6.USB ports

    2

    2

    2

    With more USB ports, you are able to connect more devices.

    Best

    Asus PA279Q

    7

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    Power

    1.power consumption operation

    38.7W

    62.9W

    21W

    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

    0.5W

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

    Best

    Asus MB168B Plus

    0W

    3.has a sleep timer
    Asus MG278Q 27"
    Asus MG28UQ 28"
    Dell S2740L

    A sleep timer is a function that shuts off the power after a preset amount of time.

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    Features

    1.has stereo speakers
    Asus MG278Q 27"
    Asus MG28UQ 28"
    Dell S2740L

    Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience.

    2.supports common interface
    Asus MG278Q 27"
    Asus MG28UQ 28"
    Dell S2740L

    This is a technology which allows separation of the TV screen and the decoder. It is used for pay-to-view TV (like Apple TV).

    For example

    LG UltraGear 34GK950F 34"

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