95points

Asus MG278Q 27"

74points

Dell S2240T

85points

Samsung U28D590D

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Asus MG278Q 27" vs Dell S2240T vs Samsung U28D590D

Asus MG278Q 27"
Dell S2240T
Samsung U28D590D
Asus MG278Q 27"
Dell S2240T
Samsung U28D590D
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74
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85
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Why is Asus MG278Q 27" better than Dell S2240T & Samsung U28D590D?

  • Every pixel has three subpixels
  • Has anti-glare coating
  • Has stereo speakers
  • Has a swivel stand
  • Supports portrait mode

Why is Dell S2240T better than Asus MG278Q 27" & Samsung U28D590D?

  • Power consumption operation
    20W vs38.7,32W
  • Height
    316mmvs368,410mm
  • Width
    522.5mmvs625,660.9mm
  • Shipping weight
    6.62kgvs11.5,7.4kg
  • Has a touch screen

Why is Samsung U28D590D better than Asus MG278Q 27" & Dell S2240T?

  • Screen size
    28"vs27,21.5"
  • Resolution
    3840 x 2160pxvs2560 x 1440,1920 x 1080px
  • Pixel density
    157.35ppivs108,102.46ppi
  • Luminance
    370cd/m²vs350,250cd/m²
  • Power consumption on standby
    0.3W vs0.5,0.5W
  • Thickness
    64.7mmvs233,77.4mm
  • Has a sleep timer
  • Supports 4K resolution

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General info

1.supports total tilt
Asus MG278Q 27"
Dell S2240T
Samsung U28D590D

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

316mm

410mm

Best

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3.9mm

3.thickness

233mm

77.4mm

64.7mm

Best

LG 22EA53VQ

5.5mm

4.Supports VESA mount
Asus MG278Q 27"
Dell S2240T
Samsung U28D590D

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"
Dell S2240T
Samsung U28D590D

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.weight

7.65kg

5.8kg

5.8kg

Best

Asus VX278Q 27"

4.5g

Display

1.pixel density

108ppi

102.46ppi

157.35ppi

Best

Dell UltraSharp UP3218K

280ppi

2.response time

1ms

12ms

1ms

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

3.screen size

27"

21.5"

28"

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"
Dell S2240T
Samsung U28D590D

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.resolution

2560 x 1440px

1920 x 1080px

3840 x 2160px

Best

Dell UltraSharp UP3218K

7680 x 4320px

6.has anti-glare coating
Asus MG278Q 27"
Dell S2240T
Samsung U28D590D

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

Colors

1.luminance

350cd/m²

250cd/m²

370cd/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

8000000:1

10000000:1

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

Connectivity

1.has a HDMI output
Asus MG278Q 27"
Dell S2240T
Samsung U28D590D

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"
Dell S2240T
Samsung U28D590D

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

3.has a DVI connector
Asus MG278Q 27"
Dell S2240T
Samsung U28D590D

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"
Dell S2240T
Samsung U28D590D

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

Power

1.power consumption operation

38.7W

20W

32W

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

0.3W

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

Best

Asus MB168B Plus

0W

3.has a sleep timer
Asus MG278Q 27"
Dell S2240T
Samsung U28D590D

A sleep timer is a function that shuts off the power after a preset amount of time.

Features

1.has stereo speakers
Asus MG278Q 27"
Dell S2240T
Samsung U28D590D

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

Miscellaneous

1.Supports 4K resolution
Asus MG278Q 27"
Dell S2240T
Samsung U28D590D

Allows you to view in ultra-high definition.

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