95points

Asus MG278Q 27"

78points

Philips 278C4QHSN/00

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Asus MG278Q 27" vs Philips 278C4QHSN/00

Asus MG278Q 27"
Philips 278C4QHSN/00
Asus MG278Q 27"
Philips 278C4QHSN/00
95
points
78
points

Why is Asus MG278Q 27" better than Philips 278C4QHSN/00?

  • 6ms less response time
    1msvs7ms
  • Supports total tilt
  • Has anti-glare coating
  • Has stereo speakers
  • Has a DVI connector
  • Has a swivel stand
  • 8mm shorter
    368mmvs376mm
  • Has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack

Why is Philips 278C4QHSN/00 better than Asus MG278Q 27"?

  • 10.5W lower power consumption on operation
    28.2W vs38.7W
  • Has an IPS screen
  • 1 more HDMI ports
    3vs2
  • 8º wider horizontal viewing angle
    178ºvs170º
  • 0.1W lower power consumption on standby
    0.4W vs0.5W
  • 18º wider vertical viewing angle
    178ºvs160º
  • 189mm thinner
    44mmvs233mm
  • 2.65kg lighter
    5kgvs7650g

Top specs and features

General info

1.supports total tilt
Asus MG278Q 27"
Philips 278C4QHSN/00

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"
Philips 278C4QHSN/00

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

376mm

Best

Asus VP228N 21.5"

3.9mm

4.Supports VESA mount
Asus MG278Q 27"
Philips 278C4QHSN/00

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

44mm

Best

LG 22EA53VQ

5.5mm

6.weight

7.65kg

5kg

Best

Asus VX278Q 27"

4.5g

Display

1.pixel density

108ppi

82ppi

Best

Dell UltraSharp UP3218K

280ppi

2.response time

1ms

7ms

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

3.screen size

27"

27"

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

Best

Sharp LB-1085

108"

4.has an IPS screen
Asus MG278Q 27"
Philips 278C4QHSN/00

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.

5.resolution

2560 x 1440px

1920 x 1080px

Best

Dell UltraSharp UP3218K

7680 x 4320px

6.LCD display with 3 subpixels per pixels
Asus MG278Q 27"
Philips 278C4QHSN/00

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.

Colors

1.luminance

350cd/m²

250cd/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

16.7m

Number of colors that a display can accurately reproduce.

Best

Dell UltraSharp UP2716D 27"

1074m

3.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

4.has an ambient light sensor
Asus MG278Q 27"
Philips 278C4QHSN/00

An ambient light sensor adjusts the luminance of the device according to the amount of natural light that surrounds it.

Connectivity

1.has a HDMI output
Asus MG278Q 27"
Philips 278C4QHSN/00

Devices with a HDMI or mini HDMI port can transfer high definition video and audio to a display.

2.HDMI ports

2

3

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 DVI connector
Asus MG278Q 27"
Philips 278C4QHSN/00

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

4.has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
Asus MG278Q 27"
Philips 278C4QHSN/00

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

5.USB version

3

3

Newer USB versions are faster and have better power management.

Best

Acer H7 H277HU 27"

3.1

6.has a VGA connector
Asus MG278Q 27"
Philips 278C4QHSN/00

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

Power

1.power consumption operation

38.7W

28.2W

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

Best

Sharp LB-1085

1.1W

2.power consumption on standby

0.5W

0.4W

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"
Philips 278C4QHSN/00

Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience.

Miscellaneous

1.supports digital input
Asus MG278Q 27"
Philips 278C4QHSN/00

Digital inputs carry a binary digital signal, instead of an analog signal. Digital input improves the quality of the projection.

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