95points

Asus MG278Q 27"

89points

Asus ROG Swift PG27AQ 27"

77points

Philips 231B4LPYCS/00

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Asus MG278Q 27" vs Asus ROG Swift PG27AQ 27" vs Philips 231B4LPYCS/00

Asus MG278Q 27"
Asus ROG Swift PG27AQ 27"
Philips 231B4LPYCS/00
Asus MG278Q 27"
Asus ROG Swift PG27AQ 27"
Philips 231B4LPYCS/00

Why is Asus MG278Q 27" better than Asus ROG Swift PG27AQ 27" & Philips 231B4LPYCS/00?

  • Response time
    1msvs4,5ms
  • Has anti-glare coating

Why is Asus ROG Swift PG27AQ 27" better than Asus MG278Q 27" & Philips 231B4LPYCS/00?

  • Has an IPS screen

Why is Philips 231B4LPYCS/00 better than Asus MG278Q 27" & Asus ROG Swift PG27AQ 27"?

  • Power consumption operation
    24.2W vs38.7,90W
  • Height
    343mmvs368,363mm
  • Power consumption on standby
    0.1W vs0.5,0.5W
  • Weight
    4.89kgvs7650,7200g
  • Thickness
    60mmvs233,237.9mm
  • Shipping weight
    7.01kgvs11.5,10.7kg
  • Width
    547mmvs625,619.8mm
  • Has a VGA connector

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General info

1.supports total tilt
Asus MG278Q 27"
Asus ROG Swift PG27AQ 27"
Philips 231B4LPYCS/00

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

343mm

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3.9mm

3.Has a swivel stand
Asus MG278Q 27"
Asus ROG Swift PG27AQ 27"
Philips 231B4LPYCS/00

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

60mm

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5.5mm

5.Supports VESA mount
Asus MG278Q 27"
Asus ROG Swift PG27AQ 27"
Philips 231B4LPYCS/00

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.

6.shipping weight

11.5kg

10.7kg

7.01kg

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

Best

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0.8kg

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Display

1.response time

1ms

4ms

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

163ppi

96ppi

Best

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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 PG27AQ 27"
Philips 231B4LPYCS/00

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 PG27AQ 27"
Philips 231B4LPYCS/00

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

300cd/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

1073.7m

16.7m

Number of colors that a display can accurately reproduce.

Best

Dell UltraSharp UP2716D 27"

1074m

4.has an ambient light sensor
Asus MG278Q 27"
Asus ROG Swift PG27AQ 27"
Philips 231B4LPYCS/00

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 ROG Swift PG27AQ 27"
Philips 231B4LPYCS/00

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 PG27AQ 27"
Philips 231B4LPYCS/00

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 PG27AQ 27"
Philips 231B4LPYCS/00

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 PG27AQ 27"
Philips 231B4LPYCS/00

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

5.USB ports

2

2

2

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

Best

Asus PA279Q

7

6.USB version

3

3

2

Newer USB versions are faster and have better power management.

Best

Acer H7 H277HU 27"

3.1

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Power

1.power consumption operation

38.7W

90W

24.2W

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

0.1W

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 ROG Swift PG27AQ 27"
Philips 231B4LPYCS/00

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

2.audio output power

2 x 2W

2 x 2W

2 x 1.5W

Audio output power is based on the number of speakers and their power in watts. High audio output power results in loud, clear sounds.

Best

Apple Thunderbolt Display

2 x 24.5W

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Miscellaneous

1.supports digital input
Asus MG278Q 27"
Asus ROG Swift PG27AQ 27"
Philips 231B4LPYCS/00

Digital inputs carry a binary digital signal, instead of an analog signal. Digital input improves the quality of the projection.

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