95points

Asus MG278Q 27"

84points

Dell UltraSharp U2717D 27"

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Asus MG278Q 27" vs Dell UltraSharp U2717D 27"

Asus MG278Q 27"
Dell UltraSharp U2717D 27"
Asus MG278Q 27"
Dell UltraSharp U2717D 27"

Why is Asus MG278Q 27" better than Dell UltraSharp U2717D 27"?

  • 5ms less response time
    1msvs6ms
  • 35.3W lower power consumption on operation
    38.7W vs74W
  • Has a DVI connector
  • Has stereo speakers

Why is Dell UltraSharp U2717D 27" better than Asus MG278Q 27"?

  • 8º wider horizontal viewing angle
    178ºvs170º
  • 12.4mm shorter
    355.6mmvs368mm
  • 1 more DisplayPort outputs
    2vs1
  • 0.2W lower power consumption on standby
    0.3W vs0.5W
  • 4.5kg less shipping weight
    7kgvs11.5kg
  • 3.16kg lighter
    4.49kgvs7650g
  • 18º wider vertical viewing angle
    178ºvs160º
  • 32.3mm thinner
    200.7mmvs233mm

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General info

1.supports total tilt
Asus MG278Q 27"
Dell UltraSharp U2717D 27"

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

355.6mm

Best

Asus VP228N 21.5"

3.9mm

3.Supports VESA mount
Asus MG278Q 27"
Dell UltraSharp U2717D 27"

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.shipping weight

11.5kg

7kg

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

Best

Asus VP247N 23.6"

0.8kg

5.Has a swivel stand
Asus MG278Q 27"
Dell UltraSharp U2717D 27"

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

4.49kg

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Asus VX278Q 27"

4.5g

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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"

27"

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 UltraSharp U2717D 27"

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

2560 x 1440px

Best

Dell UltraSharp UP3218K

7680 x 4320px

5.pixel density

108ppi

108ppi

Best

Dell UltraSharp UP3218K

280ppi

6.has anti-glare
Asus MG278Q 27"
Dell UltraSharp U2717D 27"

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

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Colors

1.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

2.luminance

350cd/m²

350cd/m²

Luminance is the intensity of light that a device emits.

Best

Acer Predator X35 35" UW-UXGA

1000cd/m²

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"
Dell UltraSharp U2717D 27"

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.DisplayPort outputs

1

2

Allows you to connect to a display using DisplayPort.

Best

Dell UltaSharp U2417H 24"

2

4.has a DVI connector
Asus MG278Q 27"
Dell UltraSharp U2717D 27"

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

5.has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
Asus MG278Q 27"
Dell UltraSharp U2717D 27"

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

6.USB version

3

3

Newer USB versions are faster and have better power management.

Best

Acer H7 H277HU 27"

3.1

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Power

1.power consumption operation

38.7W

74W

How much power the device consumes when it's switched on.

Best

Sharp LB-1085

1.1W

2.power consumption on standby

0.5W

0.3W

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 UltraSharp U2717D 27"

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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