95points

Asus MG278Q 27"

39points

Philips Brilliance 492P8 49″

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Asus MG278Q 27" vs Philips Brilliance 492P8 49″

Asus MG278Q 27"
Philips Brilliance 492P8 49″
Asus MG278Q 27"
Philips Brilliance 492P8 49″

Why is Asus MG278Q 27" better than Philips Brilliance 492P8 49″?

  • Every pixel has three subpixels
  • Supports total tilt
  • Has anti-glare coating
  • Has stereo speakers
  • Has a DVI connector
  • Supports VESA mount
  • Has a swivel stand
  • Supports portrait mode

Why is Philips Brilliance 492P8 49″ better than Asus MG278Q 27"?

  • 1.81x bigger screen size
    49"vs27"
  • 2x higher resolution
    5120 x 1440pxvs2560 x 1440px
  • 0.93% higher pixel density
    109ppivs108ppi
  • 250cd/m² more luminance
    600cd/m²vs350cd/m²
  • Has a VGA connector
  • Supports Ethernet
  • Has fast 802.11ac WiFi connection
  • Has 802.11n WiFi connection

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General info

1.supports total tilt
Asus MG278Q 27"
Philips Brilliance 492P8 49″

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.Supports VESA mount
Asus MG278Q 27"
Philips Brilliance 492P8 49″

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.

3.Has a swivel stand
Asus MG278Q 27"
Philips Brilliance 492P8 49″

A swivel stand allows you to adjust the position of the display left or right, so you can position it to the desired angle.

4.supports portrait mode
Asus MG278Q 27"
Philips Brilliance 492P8 49″

The screen can be turned into portrait mode which is better to view isolated images like documents, photos, etc.

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Display

1.pixel density

108ppi

109ppi

Best

Dell UltraSharp UP3218K

280ppi

2.screen size

27"

49"

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"
Philips Brilliance 492P8 49″

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

5120 x 1440px

Best

Dell UltraSharp UP3218K

7680 x 4320px

5.has anti-glare coating
Asus MG278Q 27"
Philips Brilliance 492P8 49″

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

6.has an LED-backlit display
Asus MG278Q 27"
Philips Brilliance 492P8 49″

Uses LED backlighting, resulting in better image quality, more vibrant colors and richer blacks.

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Colors

1.luminance

350cd/m²

600cd/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

5000:1

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

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Connectivity

1.has a HDMI output
Asus MG278Q 27"
Philips Brilliance 492P8 49″

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

2.DisplayPort outputs

1

1

Allows you to connect to a display using DisplayPort.

Best

Dell UltaSharp U2417H 24"

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3.has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
Asus MG278Q 27"
Philips Brilliance 492P8 49″

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

4.has a DVI connector
Asus MG278Q 27"
Philips Brilliance 492P8 49″

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

5.has a VGA connector
Asus MG278Q 27"
Philips Brilliance 492P8 49″

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

6.supports Ethernet
Asus MG278Q 27"
Philips Brilliance 492P8 49″

Ethernet is a local area network technology.

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Power

1.has a sleep timer
Asus MG278Q 27"
Philips Brilliance 492P8 49″

A sleep timer is a function that shuts off the power after a preset amount of time.

For example

Samsung C43J89 43"

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Features

1.has stereo speakers
Asus MG278Q 27"
Philips Brilliance 492P8 49″

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

2.has a search browser
Asus MG278Q 27"
Philips Brilliance 492P8 49″

With a search browser application you can surf the internet from your device.

3.has a child lock
Asus MG278Q 27"
Philips Brilliance 492P8 49″

A child lock enables adults to prevent or restrict children’s use of the device.

For example

Asus VP228N 21.5"

4.supports USB recording
Asus MG278Q 27"
Philips Brilliance 492P8 49″

USB recording is the capacity of the device to record content into plugged in USB devices.

For example

Dell UltraSharp UP2516D 25"

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