91points

Asus MG278Q 27"

69points

Asus ROG Swift PG278QR 27"

Asus MG278Q 27"
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Asus MG278Q 27" vs Asus ROG Swift PG278QR 27"

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Asus ROG Swift PG278QR 27"
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Why is Asus MG278Q 27" better than Asus ROG Swift PG278QR 27"?

  • 51.3W lower power consumption on operation
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    38.7W vs90W
  • 100000x higher static contrast ratio
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    100000000:1vs1000:1
  • 1 more HDMI ports
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    2vs1
  • Has anti-glare coating
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  • Has a DVI connector
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  • Has stereo speakers
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  • 5mm thinner
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    233mmvs238mm
  • 2 more USB count sides
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    2vs0

Why is Asus ROG Swift PG278QR 27" better than Asus MG278Q 27"?

  • 0.93% higher pixel density
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    109ppivs108ppi
  • 5mm shorter
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    363mmvs368mm
  • 5mm narrower
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    620mmvs625mm
  • 650g lighter
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    7kgvs7650g
  • Displays 3D with glasses
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  • 0.9kg less shipping weight
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    10.6kgvs11.5kg

Price comparison

Asus MG278Q 27"

ProductStorePrice
Asus MG278Q 27" AmazonAsus MG278Q 27" WQHD 1440P 144Hz 1ms Eye...Asus MG278Q 27" WQHD 1440P 144Hz 1ms Eye Care G-Sync Compatible Adaptive Sync Gaming Monitor with Dual HDMI DP DVI,Black
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$597.90

Asus ROG Swift PG278QR 27"

ProductStorePrice
Asus ROG Swift PG278QR 27" AmazonASUS ROG Swift PG278QR 27” Gaming Monito...ASUS ROG Swift PG278QR 27” Gaming Monitor 1440p 1ms 165Hz DP HDMI G-SYNC Eye Care
Amazon logo
$448.59
Asus ROG Swift PG278QR 27" AmazonAsus Ecran PC Gamer PG278QR
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$773.00

General info

1.supports total tilt
Asus MG278Q 27"
Asus ROG Swift PG278QR 27"
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 ROG Swift PG278QR 27"
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.height

368mm

363mm

The height represents the vertical dimension of the product. We consider a smaller height better because it assures easy maneuverability.
4.width

625mm

620mm

The width represents the horizontal dimension of the product. We consider a smaller width better because it assures easy maneuverability.
5.thickness

233mm

238mm

We consider a thinner chassis better because it makes the product more compact and portable. Thinness is a feature highlighted by many manufacturers of mobile devices, but it is essential for a wide range of products.
6.Supports VESA mount
Asus MG278Q 27"
Asus ROG Swift PG278QR 27"
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.

Display

1.response time

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.
2.resolution

2560 x 1440px

2560 x 1440px

Resolution is an essential indicator of a screen's image quality, representing the maximum amount of pixels that can be shown on the screen. The resolution is given as a compound value, comprised of horizontal and vertical pixels.
3.screen size

27"

27"

The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.
4.pixel density

108ppi

109ppi

Pixel density is a measurement of a screen's resolution, expressed as the number of pixels per inch (PPI) on the screen. A higher pixel density translates into more clarity and sharpness for the images rendered on the screen, thus improving the quality of the viewing experience.
5.LCD display with 3 subpixels per pixels
Asus MG278Q 27"
Asus ROG Swift PG278QR 27"
The device has an LCD display with 3 subpixels per pixel, resulting in sharp and crisp images. Pixels in some displays (like AMOLED) share one subpixel to preserve space. This can result in a less crisp, slightly blurred image.
6.has anti-glare coating
Asus MG278Q 27"
Asus ROG Swift PG278QR 27"
Anti-glare helps to reduce the external reflections of light coming from outside the display.

Colors

1.luminance

350cd/m²

350cd/m²

Luminance is the intensity of light that a device emits.
2.contrast ratio

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.
3.display colors

16.7m

16.7m

Number of colors that a display can accurately reproduce.

Connectivity

1.has a HDMI output
Asus MG278Q 27"
Asus ROG Swift PG278QR 27"
Devices with a HDMI or mini HDMI port can transfer high definition video and audio to a display.
2.HDMI ports

2

1

More HDMI ports mean that you can simultaneously connect numerous devices, such as video game consoles and set-top boxes.
3.DisplayPort outputs

1

1

Allows you to connect to a display using DisplayPort.
4.has a DVI connector
Asus MG278Q 27"
Asus ROG Swift PG278QR 27"
Devices that have a DVI connector (usually computers and notebooks) can be connected to the TV set.
5.USB ports

2

2

With more USB ports, you are able to connect more devices.
6.has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
Asus MG278Q 27"
Asus ROG Swift PG278QR 27"
With a standard mini jack socket, you can use the device with most headphones.

Power

1.operating power consumption

38.7W

90W

How much power the device consumes when it's switched on.
2.power consumption in standby mode

0.5W

0.5W

The power consumption in standby mode, also called energy-saving mode, measures the amount of power the device consumes when shut down but still plugged in.

Features

1.has stereo speakers
Asus MG278Q 27"
Asus ROG Swift PG278QR 27"
Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience.

Price comparison

Asus MG278Q 27"

ProductStorePrice
Asus MG278Q 27" AmazonAsus MG278Q 27" WQHD 1440P 144Hz 1ms Eye...Asus MG278Q 27" WQHD 1440P 144Hz 1ms Eye Care G-Sync Compatible Adaptive Sync Gaming Monitor with Dual HDMI DP DVI,Black
Amazon logo
$597.90

Asus ROG Swift PG278QR 27"

ProductStorePrice
Asus ROG Swift PG278QR 27" AmazonASUS ROG Swift PG278QR 27” Gaming Monito...ASUS ROG Swift PG278QR 27” Gaming Monitor 1440p 1ms 165Hz DP HDMI G-SYNC Eye Care
Amazon logo
$448.59
Asus ROG Swift PG278QR 27" AmazonAsus Ecran PC Gamer PG278QR
Amazon logo
$773.00

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