95points

Asus MG278Q 27"

90points

Dell U3014

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Asus MG278Q 27" vs Dell U3014

Asus MG278Q 27"
Dell U3014
Asus MG278Q 27"
Dell U3014
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90
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Why is Asus MG278Q 27" better than Dell U3014?

  • 5ms less response time
    1msvs6ms
  • 21.3W lower power consumption on operation
    38.7W vs60W
  • 204mm shorter
    368mmvs572mm
  • Has stereo speakers
  • Has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
  • 64mm narrower
    625mmvs689mm
  • 3.19kg lighter
    7.65kgvs10840g
  • 2.15kg less shipping weight
    11.5kgvs13.65kg

Why is Dell U3014 better than Asus MG278Q 27"?

  • 11.11% bigger screen size
    30"vs27"
  • 11.11% higher resolution
    2560 x 1600pxvs2560 x 1440px
  • Has an IPS screen
  • 1053.3m more display colors
    1070mvs16.7m
  • 8º wider horizontal viewing angle
    178ºvs170º
  • 32mm thinner
    201mmvs233mm
  • 18º wider vertical viewing angle
    178ºvs160º
  • 3 more USB ports
    5vs2

Top specs and features

General info

1.supports total tilt
Asus MG278Q 27"
Dell U3014

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

572mm

Best

Asus VP228N 21.5"

3.9mm

3.thickness

233mm

201mm

Best

LG 22EA53VQ

5.5mm

4.Has a swivel stand
Asus MG278Q 27"
Dell U3014

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

5.Supports VESA mount
Asus MG278Q 27"
Dell U3014

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.width

625mm

689mm

Best

Toshiba PA3923U-2LC3

340.5mm

Display

1.response time

1ms

6ms

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"

30"

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"
Dell U3014

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.has an IPS screen
Asus MG278Q 27"
Dell U3014

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.

5.resolution

2560 x 1440px

2560 x 1600px

Best

Dell UltraSharp UP3218K

7680 x 4320px

6.has anti-glare coating
Asus MG278Q 27"
Dell U3014

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

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.display colors

16.7m

1070m

Number of colors that a display can accurately reproduce.

Best

Dell UltraSharp UP2716D 27"

1074m

3.contrast ratio

100000000:1

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

Connectivity

1.has a HDMI output
Asus MG278Q 27"
Dell U3014

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"
Dell U3014

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

4.has a DVI connector
Asus MG278Q 27"
Dell U3014

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

5.USB ports

2

5

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

Best

Asus PA279Q

7

Power

1.power consumption operation

38.7W

60W

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

Features

1.has stereo speakers
Asus MG278Q 27"
Dell U3014

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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