95points

Asus MG278Q 27"

94points

Dell UltraSharp UP2715K

46points

Sony BVMF170

Comparison winner
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Dell UltraSharp UP2715K
Sony BVMF170
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25 facts in comparison

Asus MG278Q 27" vs Dell UltraSharp UP2715K vs Sony BVMF170

Asus MG278Q 27"
Dell UltraSharp UP2715K
Sony BVMF170
Asus MG278Q 27"
Dell UltraSharp UP2715K
Sony BVMF170
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Why is Asus MG278Q 27" better than Dell UltraSharp UP2715K & Sony BVMF170?

  • Power consumption operation
    38.7W vs100,110W
  • Supports total tilt
  • Has a swivel stand
  • Has a DVI connector
  • Has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
  • Supports portrait mode

Why is Dell UltraSharp UP2715K better than Asus MG278Q 27" & Sony BVMF170?

  • Has an IPS screen
  • Thickness
    47.9mmvs233,214.7mm
  • Weight
    7.14kgvs7650,8600g
  • Has an external memory slot

Why is Sony BVMF170 better than Asus MG278Q 27" & Dell UltraSharp UP2715K?

  • Height
    282.4mmvs368,384.6mm
  • Has a VGA connector
  • Width
    436mmvs625,637.3mm
  • Supports Ethernet

Top specs and features

General info

1.supports total tilt
Asus MG278Q 27"
Dell UltraSharp UP2715K
Sony BVMF170

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 UltraSharp UP2715K
Sony BVMF170

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

384.6mm

282.4mm

Best

Asus VP228N 21.5"

3.9mm

4.Supports VESA mount
Asus MG278Q 27"
Dell UltraSharp UP2715K
Sony BVMF170

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

47.9mm

214.7mm

Best

LG 22EA53VQ

5.5mm

6.width

625mm

637.3mm

436mm

Best

Toshiba PA3923U-2LC3

340.5mm

Display

1.screen size

27"

27"

16.5"

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

Best

Sharp LB-1085

108"

2.has an IPS screen
Asus MG278Q 27"
Dell UltraSharp UP2715K
Sony BVMF170

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.

3.resolution

2560 x 1440px

5120 x 2880px

1080 x 1920px

Best

Dell UltraSharp UP3218K

7680 x 4320px

4.LCD display with 3 subpixels per pixels
Asus MG278Q 27"
Dell UltraSharp UP2715K
Sony BVMF170

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.

5.maximum horizontal viewing angle

170º

178º

89º

Horizontal viewing angle is the maximum angle at which a display can be viewed with acceptable visual performance.

Best

LG UltraGear 34GK950F 34"

178º

6.has anti-glare coating
Asus MG278Q 27"
Dell UltraSharp UP2715K
Sony BVMF170

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

Colors

1.luminance

350cd/m²

350cd/m²

100cd/m²

Luminance is the intensity of light that a device emits.

Best

Acer Predator X35 35" UW-UXGA

1000cd/m²

Connectivity

1.has a HDMI output
Asus MG278Q 27"
Dell UltraSharp UP2715K
Sony BVMF170

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 UltraSharp UP2715K
Sony BVMF170

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

3.has a VGA connector
Asus MG278Q 27"
Dell UltraSharp UP2715K
Sony BVMF170

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

4.has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
Asus MG278Q 27"
Dell UltraSharp UP2715K
Sony BVMF170

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

5.supports Ethernet
Asus MG278Q 27"
Dell UltraSharp UP2715K
Sony BVMF170

Ethernet is a local area network technology.

6.has an external memory slot
Asus MG278Q 27"
Dell UltraSharp UP2715K
Sony BVMF170

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

100W

110W

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

Best

Sharp LB-1085

1.1W

Features

1.has stereo speakers
Asus MG278Q 27"
Dell UltraSharp UP2715K
Sony BVMF170

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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