95points

Asus MG278Q 27"

81points

Asus ROG Swift PG279Q 27"

79points

NEC PA302W

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Asus MG278Q 27" vs Asus ROG Swift PG279Q 27" vs NEC PA302W

Asus MG278Q 27"
Asus ROG Swift PG279Q 27"
NEC PA302W
Asus MG278Q 27"
Asus ROG Swift PG279Q 27"
NEC PA302W

Why is Asus MG278Q 27" better than Asus ROG Swift PG279Q 27" & NEC PA302W?

  • Response time
    1msvs4,6ms
  • Power consumption operation
    38.7W vs90,87W
  • Has anti-glare coating
  • Power consumption on standby
    0.5W vs0.5,1.4W

Why is Asus ROG Swift PG279Q 27" better than Asus MG278Q 27" & NEC PA302W?

  • Height
    363mmvs368,616mm
  • Weight
    7kgvs7650,17000g
  • Width
    619.8mmvs625,688mm
  • Has fast 802.11ac WiFi connection
  • Has 802.11n WiFi connection
  • Has WiFi

Why is NEC PA302W better than Asus MG278Q 27" & Asus ROG Swift PG279Q 27"?

  • Screen size
    30"vs27,27"
  • Resolution
    2560 x 1600pxvs2560 x 1440,2560 x 1440px
  • Display colors
    1070mvs16.7,16.7m
  • Has a VGA connector
  • USB ports
    5vs2,0
  • Supports color calibration

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1.supports total tilt
Asus MG278Q 27"
Asus ROG Swift PG279Q 27"
NEC PA302W

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

363mm

616mm

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3.9mm

3.Supports VESA mount
Asus MG278Q 27"
Asus ROG Swift PG279Q 27"
NEC PA302W

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.Has a swivel stand
Asus MG278Q 27"
Asus ROG Swift PG279Q 27"
NEC PA302W

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

5.weight

7.65kg

7kg

17kg

Best

Asus VX278Q 27"

4.5g

6.width

625mm

619.8mm

688mm

Best

Toshiba PA3923U-2LC3

340.5mm

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Display

1.response time

1ms

4ms

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

27"

27"

30"

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 ROG Swift PG279Q 27"
NEC PA302W

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
Asus MG278Q 27"
Asus ROG Swift PG279Q 27"
NEC PA302W

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

2560 x 1440px

2560 x 1440px

2560 x 1600px

Best

Dell UltraSharp UP3218K

7680 x 4320px

6.maximum horizontal viewing angle

170º

178º

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

350cd/m²

350cd/m²

340cd/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

1070m

Number of colors that a display can accurately reproduce.

Best

Dell UltraSharp UP2716D 27"

1074m

4.supports color calibration
Asus MG278Q 27"
Asus ROG Swift PG279Q 27"
NEC PA302W

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
Asus MG278Q 27"
Asus ROG Swift PG279Q 27"
NEC PA302W

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 PG279Q 27"
NEC PA302W

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 PG279Q 27"
NEC PA302W

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 PG279Q 27"
NEC PA302W

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

5.USB ports

2

0

5

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

Best

Asus PA279Q

7

6.Has WiFi
Asus MG278Q 27"
Asus ROG Swift PG279Q 27"
NEC PA302W

The device can connect to WiFi.

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Power

1.power consumption operation

38.7W

90W

87W

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

1.4W

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 PG279Q 27"
NEC PA302W

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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