95points

Asus MG278Q 27"

86points

Asus PQ321QE

60points

Samsung MD230

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Asus MG278Q 27" vs Asus PQ321QE vs Samsung MD230

Asus MG278Q 27"
Asus PQ321QE
Samsung MD230
Asus MG278Q 27"
Asus PQ321QE
Samsung MD230

Why is Asus MG278Q 27" better than Asus PQ321QE & Samsung MD230?

  • Response time
    1msvs8,8ms
  • Power consumption operation
    38.7W vs93,46W
  • Power consumption on standby
    0.5W vs6,1W
  • Supports portrait mode

Why is Asus PQ321QE better than Asus MG278Q 27" & Samsung MD230?

  • Weight
    1.3kgvs7650,5600g
  • Thickness
    35mmvs233,151mm
  • Supports 4K resolution

Why is Samsung MD230 better than Asus MG278Q 27" & Asus PQ321QE?

  • Maximum horizontal viewing angle
    178ºvs170,176º
  • Maximum vertical viewing angle
    178ºvs160,176º
  • Width
    615mmvs625,750mm
  • Has a VGA connector

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General info

1.supports total tilt
Asus MG278Q 27"
Asus PQ321QE
Samsung MD230

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
Asus MG278Q 27"
Asus PQ321QE
Samsung MD230

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.Supports VESA mount
Asus MG278Q 27"
Asus PQ321QE
Samsung MD230

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

233mm

35mm

151mm

Best

LG 22EA53VQ

5.5mm

5.weight

7.65kg

1.3kg

5.6kg

Best

Asus VX278Q 27"

4.5g

6.width

625mm

750mm

615mm

Best

Toshiba PA3923U-2LC3

340.5mm

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Display

1.response time

1ms

8ms

8ms

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"

31.5"

23"

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

Best

Sharp LB-1085

108"

3.every pixel has three subpixels
Asus MG278Q 27"
Asus PQ321QE
Samsung MD230

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.resolution

2560 x 1440px

3840 x 2160px

1920 x 1080px

Best

Dell UltraSharp UP3218K

7680 x 4320px

5.maximum horizontal viewing angle

170º

176º

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

6.has anti-glare coating
Asus MG278Q 27"
Asus PQ321QE
Samsung MD230

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

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Colors

1.luminance

350cd/m²

350cd/m²

300cd/m²

Luminance is the intensity of light that a device emits.

Best

Acer Predator X35 35" UW-UXGA

1000cd/m²

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Connectivity

1.has a HDMI output
Asus MG278Q 27"
Asus PQ321QE
Samsung MD230

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
Asus MG278Q 27"
Asus PQ321QE
Samsung MD230

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

3.has a DVI connector
Asus MG278Q 27"
Asus PQ321QE
Samsung MD230

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

4.has a VGA connector
Asus MG278Q 27"
Asus PQ321QE
Samsung MD230

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

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Power

1.power consumption operation

38.7W

93W

46W

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

Best

Sharp LB-1085

1.1W

2.power consumption on standby

0.5W

6W

1W

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
Asus MG278Q 27"
Asus PQ321QE
Samsung MD230

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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Miscellaneous

1.Supports 4K resolution
Asus MG278Q 27"
Asus PQ321QE
Samsung MD230

Allows you to view in ultra-high definition.

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