95points

Asus MG278Q 27"

88points

Dell U3014

94points

Dell UltraSharp UP2715K

Comparison winner
Asus MG278Q 27"
Dell U3014
Dell UltraSharp UP2715K
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29 facts in comparison

Asus MG278Q 27" vs Dell U3014 vs Dell UltraSharp UP2715K

Asus MG278Q 27"
Dell U3014
Dell UltraSharp UP2715K
Asus MG278Q 27"
Dell U3014
Dell UltraSharp UP2715K
95
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88
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94
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Why is Asus MG278Q 27" better than Dell U3014 & Dell UltraSharp UP2715K?

  • Response time
    1msvs6,8ms
  • Power consumption operation
    38.7W vs60,100W
  • Height
    368mmvs572,384.6mm
  • Power consumption on standby
    0.5W vs0.5,1.2W
  • Width
    625mmvs689,637.3mm
  • Has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
  • Supports portrait mode
  • Shipping weight
    11.5kgvs13.65,13.5kg

Why is Dell U3014 better than Asus MG278Q 27" & Dell UltraSharp UP2715K?

Why is Dell UltraSharp UP2715K better than Asus MG278Q 27" & Dell U3014?

  • Resolution
    5120 x 2880pxvs2560 x 1440,2560 x 1600px
  • Display colors
    1074mvs16.7,1070m
  • Thickness
    47.9mmvs233,201mm
  • Weight
    7.14kgvs7650,10840g
  • Has an external memory slot

Top specs and features

General info

1.supports total tilt
Asus MG278Q 27"
Dell U3014
Dell UltraSharp UP2715K

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.Has a swivel stand
Asus MG278Q 27"
Dell U3014
Dell UltraSharp UP2715K

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

3.height

368mm

572mm

384.6mm

Best

Asus VP228N 21.5"

3.9mm

4.Supports VESA mount
Asus MG278Q 27"
Dell U3014
Dell UltraSharp UP2715K

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

201mm

47.9mm

Best

LG 22EA53VQ

5.5mm

6.width

625mm

689mm

637.3mm

Best

Toshiba PA3923U-2LC3

340.5mm

Display

1.response time

1ms

6ms

8ms

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"

27"

The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.

Best

Sharp LB-1085

108"

3.has an IPS screen
Asus MG278Q 27"
Dell U3014
Dell UltraSharp UP2715K

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. PLS (Plane to Line Switching) is a type of IPS screen developed by Samsung, which has increased brightness and lower production costs.

4.resolution

2560 x 1440px

2560 x 1600px

5120 x 2880px

Best

Dell UltraSharp UP3218K

7680 x 4320px

5.LCD display with 3 subpixels per pixels
Asus MG278Q 27"
Dell U3014
Dell UltraSharp UP2715K

The device has an LCD display with 3 subpixels per pixel, resulting in sharp and crisp images. Pixels in some displays (like AMOLED) share one subpixel to preserve space. This can result in a less crisp, slightly blurred image.

6.maximum horizontal viewing angle

170º

178º

178º

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

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

1074m

Number of colors that a display can accurately reproduce.

Best

Dell UltraSharp UP2716D 27"

1074m

3.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

Connectivity

1.has a HDMI output
Asus MG278Q 27"
Dell U3014
Dell UltraSharp UP2715K

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"
Dell U3014
Dell UltraSharp UP2715K

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"
Dell U3014
Dell UltraSharp UP2715K

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

4.USB ports

2

5

5

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

Best

Asus PA279Q

7

5.has an external memory slot
Asus MG278Q 27"
Dell U3014
Dell UltraSharp UP2715K

The device has a standard memory slot (such as an SD or micro SD card slot) so that you can either extend the internal storage with affordable memory modules or you can retrieve data, such as photographs, easily from a memory card.

Power

1.power consumption operation

38.7W

60W

100W

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

1.2W

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"
Dell U3014
Dell UltraSharp UP2715K

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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