95points

Asus MG278Q 27"

81points

Asus VK278Q

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Asus MG278Q 27" vs Asus VK278Q

Asus MG278Q 27"
Asus VK278Q
Asus MG278Q 27"
Asus VK278Q
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Why is Asus MG278Q 27" better than Asus VK278Q?

  • 1ms less response time
    1msvs2ms
  • Has a HDMI output
  • 6.3W lower power consumption on operation
    38.7W vs45W
  • Has anti-glare coating
  • 92mm shorter
    368mmvs460mm
  • 1.5W lower power consumption on standby
    0.5W vs2W
  • Has a swivel stand
  • 18mm narrower
    625mmvs643mm

Why is Asus VK278Q better than Asus MG278Q 27"?

  • 13mm thinner
    220mmvs233mm
  • 1.15kg lighter
    6.5kgvs7650g
  • Has a VGA connector
  • 2W more audio output power
    2 x 3Wvs2 x 2W
  • Supports PiP and PaP
  • 1.7kg less shipping weight
    9.8kgvs11.5kg
  • Has a front camera

Top specs and features

General info

1.supports total tilt
Asus MG278Q 27"
Asus VK278Q

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

460mm

Best

Asus VP228N 21.5"

3.9mm

3.thickness

233mm

220mm

Best

LG 22EA53VQ

5.5mm

4.Supports VESA mount
Asus MG278Q 27"
Asus VK278Q

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.Has a swivel stand
Asus MG278Q 27"
Asus VK278Q

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

6.width

625mm

643mm

Best

Toshiba PA3923U-2LC3

340.5mm

Display

1.response time

1ms

2ms

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"

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 VK278Q

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

1920 x 1080px

Best

Dell UltraSharp UP3218K

7680 x 4320px

5.has anti-glare coating
Asus MG278Q 27"
Asus VK278Q

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

6.maximum horizontal viewing angle

170º

170º

Horizontal viewing angle is the maximum angle at which a display can be viewed with acceptable visual performance.

Best

LG UltraGear 34GK950F 34"

178º

Colors

1.luminance

350cd/m²

300cd/m²

Luminance is the intensity of light that a device emits.

Best

Acer Predator X35 35" UW-UXGA

1000cd/m²

Connectivity

1.has a HDMI output
Asus MG278Q 27"
Asus VK278Q

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.

Best

Acer HN274H

4

3.has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
Asus MG278Q 27"
Asus VK278Q

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

4.has a DVI connector
Asus MG278Q 27"
Asus VK278Q

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

5.has a VGA connector
Asus MG278Q 27"
Asus VK278Q

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

6.USB ports

2

1

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

Best

Asus PA279Q

7

Power

1.power consumption operation

38.7W

45W

How much power the device consumes when it's switched on.

Best

Sharp LB-1085

1.1W

2.power consumption on standby

0.5W

2W

How much power the device consumes when shut down but still plugged in.

Best

Asus MB168B Plus

0W

Features

1.has stereo speakers
Asus MG278Q 27"
Asus VK278Q

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 3W

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

3.supports PiP and PaP
Asus MG278Q 27"
Asus VK278Q

Devices supporting PiP and PaP - Picture in Picture can show two images from different sources at the same time by splitting the viewing window or creating a smaller window inside the bigger image.

4.has a front camera
Asus MG278Q 27"
Asus VK278Q

A front camera, also called secondary camera, can be used for video chats/selfies.

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