95points

Asus MG278Q 27"

91points

Dell U3014

57points

Samsung MD230X3

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Asus MG278Q 27" vs Dell U3014 vs Samsung MD230X3

Asus MG278Q 27"
Dell U3014
Samsung MD230X3
Asus MG278Q 27"
Dell U3014
Samsung MD230X3

Why is Asus MG278Q 27" better than Dell U3014 & Samsung MD230X3?

  • Response time
    1msvs6,8ms
  • Power consumption operation
    38.7W vs60,138W
  • Height
    368mmvs572,563mm
  • Has stereo speakers
  • Power consumption on standby
    0.5W vs0.5,3W
  • Has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
  • Weight
    7.65kgvs10840,24100g
  • Width
    625mmvs689,1585.8mm

Why is Dell U3014 better than Asus MG278Q 27" & Samsung MD230X3?

  • Has an IPS screen
  • Thickness
    201mmvs233,307.2mm

Why is Samsung MD230X3 better than Asus MG278Q 27" & Dell U3014?

  • Has a VGA connector

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General info

1.supports total tilt
Asus MG278Q 27"
Dell U3014
Samsung MD230X3

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

563mm

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3.Supports VESA mount
Asus MG278Q 27"
Dell U3014
Samsung MD230X3

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.

4.thickness

233mm

201mm

307.2mm

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5.5mm

5.Has a swivel stand
Asus MG278Q 27"
Dell U3014
Samsung MD230X3

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

10.84kg

24.1kg

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Asus VX278Q 27"

4.5g

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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.

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1ms

2.screen size

27"

30"

23"

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

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3.every pixel has three subpixels
Asus MG278Q 27"
Dell U3014
Samsung MD230X3

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
Samsung MD230X3

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

1920 x 1080px

Best

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7680 x 4320px

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

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178º

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Colors

1.luminance

350cd/m²

350cd/m²

300cd/m²

Luminance is the intensity of light that a device emits.

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1000cd/m²

2.contrast ratio

100000000:1

1000:1

3000:1

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.

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100000000:1

3.display colors

16.7m

1070m

16.7m

Number of colors that a display can accurately reproduce.

Best

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1074m

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Connectivity

1.has a HDMI output
Asus MG278Q 27"
Dell U3014
Samsung MD230X3

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 U3014
Samsung MD230X3

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

3.has a DVI connector
Asus MG278Q 27"
Dell U3014
Samsung MD230X3

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 U3014
Samsung MD230X3

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

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Power

1.power consumption operation

38.7W

60W

138W

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

3W

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"
Dell U3014
Samsung MD230X3

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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