95points

Asus MG278Q 27"

75points

Asus ROG Swift PG278Q 27"

86points

Asus VG23AH 23"

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Asus MG278Q 27" vs Asus ROG Swift PG278Q 27" vs Asus VG23AH 23"

Asus MG278Q 27"
Asus ROG Swift PG278Q 27"
Asus VG23AH 23"
Asus MG278Q 27"
Asus ROG Swift PG278Q 27"
Asus VG23AH 23"

Why is Asus MG278Q 27" better than Asus ROG Swift PG278Q 27" & Asus VG23AH 23"?

  • Response time
    1msvs1,5ms
  • Power consumption operation
    38.7W vs38.7,40W
  • Has anti-glare coating
  • Thickness
    233mmvs237.9,250mm

Why is Asus ROG Swift PG278Q 27" better than Asus MG278Q 27" & Asus VG23AH 23"?

    Why is Asus VG23AH 23" better than Asus MG278Q 27" & Asus ROG Swift PG278Q 27"?

    • Has an IPS screen
    • Maximum horizontal viewing angle
      178ºvs170,170º
    • Weight
      6.5kgvs7650,7000g
    • Shipping weight
      9.7kgvs11.5,10.5kg
    • Maximum vertical viewing angle
      178ºvs160,160º
    • Width
      550.2mmvs625,619.8mm
    • Has a VGA connector
    • Displays 3D

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    General info

    1.supports total tilt
    Asus MG278Q 27"
    Asus ROG Swift PG278Q 27"
    Asus VG23AH 23"

    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.Supports VESA mount
    Asus MG278Q 27"
    Asus ROG Swift PG278Q 27"
    Asus VG23AH 23"

    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.

    3.Has a swivel stand
    Asus MG278Q 27"
    Asus ROG Swift PG278Q 27"
    Asus VG23AH 23"

    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.thickness

    233mm

    237.9mm

    250mm

    Best

    LG 22EA53VQ

    5.5mm

    5.shipping weight

    11.5kg

    10.5kg

    9.7kg

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

    Best

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    0.8kg

    6.weight

    7.65kg

    7kg

    6.5kg

    Best

    Asus VX278Q 27"

    4.5g

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    Display

    1.response time

    1ms

    1ms

    5ms

    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.pixel density

    108ppi

    108ppi

    95ppi

    Best

    Dell UltraSharp UP3218K

    280ppi

    3.screen size

    27"

    27"

    23"

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

    Best

    Sharp LB-1085

    108"

    4.every pixel has three subpixels
    Asus MG278Q 27"
    Asus ROG Swift PG278Q 27"
    Asus VG23AH 23"

    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 ROG Swift PG278Q 27"
    Asus VG23AH 23"

    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

    2560 x 1440px

    1920 x 1080px

    Best

    Dell UltraSharp UP3218K

    7680 x 4320px

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    Colors

    1.luminance

    350cd/m²

    350cd/m²

    250cd/m²

    Luminance is the intensity of light that a device emits.

    Best

    Acer Predator X35 35" UW-UXGA

    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.

    Best

    Acer XB0 XB240H 24"

    100000000:1

    3.display colors

    16.7m

    16.7m

    16.7m

    Number of colors that a display can accurately reproduce.

    Best

    Dell UltraSharp UP2716D 27"

    1074m

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    Connectivity

    1.has a HDMI output
    Asus MG278Q 27"
    Asus ROG Swift PG278Q 27"
    Asus VG23AH 23"

    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 ROG Swift PG278Q 27"
    Asus VG23AH 23"

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

    3.has a DVI connector
    Asus MG278Q 27"
    Asus ROG Swift PG278Q 27"
    Asus VG23AH 23"

    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 ROG Swift PG278Q 27"
    Asus VG23AH 23"

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

    5.has FireWire
    Asus MG278Q 27"
    Asus ROG Swift PG278Q 27"
    Asus VG23AH 23"

    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"

    6.has an external memory slot
    Asus MG278Q 27"
    Asus ROG Swift PG278Q 27"
    Asus VG23AH 23"

    The device has a standard memory slot (such as an SD or micro SD card slot) so that you can either extend the internal storage with affordable memory modules or you can retrieve data, such as photographs, easily from a memory card.

    For example

    Dell UltraSharp U2413 24"

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    Power

    1.power consumption operation

    38.7W

    38.7W

    40W

    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

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    Features

    1.has stereo speakers
    Asus MG278Q 27"
    Asus ROG Swift PG278Q 27"
    Asus VG23AH 23"

    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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