95points

Asus MG278Q 27"

89points

Asus ROG Swift PG27AQ 27"

63points

ViewSonic VG2436wm-LED

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Asus MG278Q 27" vs Asus ROG Swift PG27AQ 27" vs ViewSonic VG2436wm-LED

Asus MG278Q 27"
Asus ROG Swift PG27AQ 27"
ViewSonic VG2436wm-LED
Asus MG278Q 27"
Asus ROG Swift PG27AQ 27"
ViewSonic VG2436wm-LED

Why is Asus MG278Q 27" better than Asus ROG Swift PG27AQ 27" & ViewSonic VG2436wm-LED?

  • Response time
    1msvs4,5ms
  • Has anti-glare
  • Has a DVI connector
  • Thickness
    233mmvs237.9,238.8mm

Why is Asus ROG Swift PG27AQ 27" better than Asus MG278Q 27" & ViewSonic VG2436wm-LED?

  • Has an IPS screen
  • Height
    363mmvs368,433.7mm

Why is ViewSonic VG2436wm-LED better than Asus MG278Q 27" & Asus ROG Swift PG27AQ 27"?

  • Power consumption operation
    28W vs38.7,90W
  • Power consumption on standby
    0.1W vs0.5,0.5W
  • Weight
    5.4kgvs7650,7200g
  • Has a VGA connector
  • Width
    566.25mmvs625,619.8mm
  • Audio output power
    2 x 2.5Wvs2 x 2,2 x 2W
  • Supports digital input

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General info

1.supports total tilt
Asus MG278Q 27"
Asus ROG Swift PG27AQ 27"
ViewSonic VG2436wm-LED

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

433.7mm

Best

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3.9mm

3.weight

7.65kg

7.2kg

5.4kg

Best

Asus VX278Q 27"

4.5g

4.Supports VESA mount
Asus MG278Q 27"
Asus ROG Swift PG27AQ 27"
ViewSonic VG2436wm-LED

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.

5.thickness

233mm

237.9mm

238.8mm

Best

LG 22EA53VQ

5.5mm

6.Has a swivel stand
Asus MG278Q 27"
Asus ROG Swift PG27AQ 27"
ViewSonic VG2436wm-LED

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

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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.screen size

27"

27"

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 ROG Swift PG27AQ 27"
ViewSonic VG2436wm-LED

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.has an IPS screen
Asus MG278Q 27"
Asus ROG Swift PG27AQ 27"
ViewSonic VG2436wm-LED

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.has anti-glare
Asus MG278Q 27"
Asus ROG Swift PG27AQ 27"
ViewSonic VG2436wm-LED

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

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Colors

1.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

2.luminance

350cd/m²

300cd/m²

300cd/m²

Luminance is the intensity of light that a device emits.

Best

Acer Predator X35 35" UW-UXGA

1000cd/m²

3.has an ambient light sensor
Asus MG278Q 27"
Asus ROG Swift PG27AQ 27"
ViewSonic VG2436wm-LED

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"
ViewSonic VG2436wm-LED

Devices with a HDMI or mini HDMI port can transfer high definition video and audio to a display.

2.has a DVI connector
Asus MG278Q 27"
Asus ROG Swift PG27AQ 27"
ViewSonic VG2436wm-LED

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

3.has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
Asus MG278Q 27"
Asus ROG Swift PG27AQ 27"
ViewSonic VG2436wm-LED

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

4.has a VGA connector
Asus MG278Q 27"
Asus ROG Swift PG27AQ 27"
ViewSonic VG2436wm-LED

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.has FireWire
Asus MG278Q 27"
Asus ROG Swift PG27AQ 27"
ViewSonic VG2436wm-LED

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"

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Power

1.power consumption operation

38.7W

90W

28W

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"
ViewSonic VG2436wm-LED

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 2.5W

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"
ViewSonic VG2436wm-LED

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

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