95points

Asus MG278Q 27"

82points

BenQ XL2420TX

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Asus MG278Q 27" vs BenQ XL2420TX

Asus MG278Q 27"
BenQ XL2420TX
Asus MG278Q 27"
BenQ XL2420TX

Why is Asus MG278Q 27" better than BenQ XL2420TX?

  • 1ms less response time
    1msvs2ms
  • Has anti-glare coating
  • 284mm shorter
    368mmvs652mm
  • Has stereo speakers
  • Supports portrait mode

Why is BenQ XL2420TX better than Asus MG278Q 27"?

  • 14.7W lower power consumption on operation
    24W vs38.7W
  • 4.2kg less shipping weight
    7.3kgvs11.5kg
  • 1.55kg lighter
    6.1kgvs7650g
  • 84mm thinner
    149mmvs233mm
  • 169mm narrower
    456mmvs625mm
  • 2 more USB ports
    4vs2
  • Displays 3D with glasses

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General info

1.supports total tilt
Asus MG278Q 27"
BenQ XL2420TX

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

652mm

Best

Asus VP228N 21.5"

3.9mm

3.Has a swivel stand
Asus MG278Q 27"
BenQ XL2420TX

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.Supports VESA mount
Asus MG278Q 27"
BenQ XL2420TX

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

149mm

Best

LG 22EA53VQ

5.5mm

6.shipping weight

11.5kg

7.3kg

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

Best

Asus VP247N 23.6"

0.8kg

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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"

24"

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"
BenQ XL2420TX

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.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

6.has anti-glare coating
Asus MG278Q 27"
BenQ XL2420TX

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

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Colors

1.luminance

350cd/m²

350cd/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

12000000:1

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

Number of colors that a display can accurately reproduce.

Best

Dell UltraSharp UP2716D 27"

1074m

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Connectivity

1.has a HDMI output
Asus MG278Q 27"
BenQ XL2420TX

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

2.HDMI ports

2

2

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"
BenQ XL2420TX

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

4.has a DVI connector
Asus MG278Q 27"
BenQ XL2420TX

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

5.USB ports

2

4

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

Best

Asus PA279Q

7

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Power

1.power consumption operation

38.7W

24W

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

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"
BenQ XL2420TX

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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