95points

Asus MG278Q 27"

84points

Dell UP3214Q

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Asus MG278Q 27" vs Dell UP3214Q

Asus MG278Q 27"
Dell UP3214Q
Asus MG278Q 27"
Dell UP3214Q

Why is Asus MG278Q 27" better than Dell UP3214Q?

  • 7ms less response time
    1msvs8ms
  • Every pixel has three subpixels
  • 61.3W lower power consumption on operation
    38.7W vs100W
  • 76.6mm shorter
    368mmvs444.6mm
  • Has a DVI connector
  • 0.7W lower power consumption on standby
    0.5W vs1.2W
  • Has stereo speakers
  • 4.55kg less shipping weight
    11.5kgvs16.05kg

Why is Dell UP3214Q better than Asus MG278Q 27"?

  • 16.67% bigger screen size
    31.5"vs27"
  • 2.25x higher resolution
    3840 x 2160pxvs2560 x 1440px
  • 29.63% higher pixel density
    140ppivs108ppi
  • 6º wider horizontal viewing angle
    176ºvs170º
  • 90.7m more display colors
    107.4mvs16.7m
  • 16º wider vertical viewing angle
    176ºvs160º
  • 181.5mm thinner
    51.5mmvs233mm
  • 2 more USB ports
    4vs2

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General info

1.supports total tilt
Asus MG278Q 27"
Dell UP3214Q

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

444.6mm

Best

Asus VP228N 21.5"

3.9mm

3.Supports VESA mount
Asus MG278Q 27"
Dell UP3214Q

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.Has a swivel stand
Asus MG278Q 27"
Dell UP3214Q

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.thickness

233mm

51.5mm

Best

LG 22EA53VQ

5.5mm

6.shipping weight

11.5kg

16.05kg

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

Best

Asus VP247N 23.6"

0.8kg

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Display

1.response time

1ms

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.pixel density

108ppi

140ppi

Best

Dell UltraSharp UP3218K

280ppi

3.screen size

27"

31.5"

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

Best

Sharp LB-1085

108"

4.every pixel has three subpixels
Asus MG278Q 27"
Dell UP3214Q

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.

5.resolution

2560 x 1440px

3840 x 2160px

Best

Dell UltraSharp UP3218K

7680 x 4320px

6.maximum horizontal viewing angle

170º

176º

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

Best

LG UltraGear 34GK950F 34"

178º

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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.contrast ratio

100000000:1

2000000:1

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

3.display colors

16.7m

107.4m

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 UP3214Q

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 UP3214Q

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

4.has a DVI connector
Asus MG278Q 27"
Dell UP3214Q

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

5.USB version

3

3

Newer USB versions are faster and have better power management.

Best

Acer H7 H277HU 27"

3.1

6.USB ports

2

4

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

Best

Asus PA279Q

7

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Power

1.power consumption operation

38.7W

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

1.2W

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 UP3214Q

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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