81points

Asus MG279Q 27"

100points

Asus PA279Q

Asus MG279Q 27"
Asus PA279Q
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Asus MG279Q 27" vs Asus PA279Q

Asus MG279Q 27"
Asus PA279Q
81
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Asus MG279Q 27"
100
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Asus PA279Q

Why is Asus MG279Q 27" better than Asus PA279Q?

  • 2ms less response time
    ?

    4msvs6ms
  • 10.3W lower power consumption on operation
    ?

    38.7W vs49W
  • 1 more HDMI ports
    ?

    2vs1
  • Has anti-glare coating
    ?
  • Has an LED-backlit display
    ?
  • Has stereo speakers
    ?
  • 2mm thinner
    238mmvs240mm
  • 191mm shorter
    368mmvs559mm

Why is Asus PA279Q better than Asus MG279Q 27"?

  • 0.93% higher pixel density
    109ppivs108ppi
  • 100000x higher static contrast ratio
    ?

    100000000:1vs1000:1
  • 1057m more display colors
    ?

    1073.7mvs16.7m
  • 1 more DisplayPort outputs
    ?

    2vs1
  • Has a DVI connector
    ?
  • Has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
    ?
  • 178º wider vertical viewing angle
    ?

    178ºvs
  • Supports PiP and PaP
    ?

Price comparison

Asus MG279Q 27"

Buy used:

$250.00

ProductStorePrice
Asus MG279Q 27" AmazonASUS ROG Swift PG278QR 27” Gaming Monito...ASUS ROG Swift PG278QR 27” Gaming Monitor 1440p 1ms 165Hz DP HDMI G-SYNC Eye Care
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$449.00
Asus MG279Q 27" AmazonASUS 27-inch 2k 144Hz WQHD FreeSync Gami...ASUS 27-inch 2k 144Hz WQHD FreeSync Gaming Monitor IPS, 4ms Response Time, HDMI, DisplayPort, USB 3.0, 2560 x 1440 Display with Pivot, Tilt, and Swivel, ASUS EyeCare (MG279Q) (Renewed)
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$531.15

Asus PA279Q

Buy used:

$111.59

ProductStorePrice
Asus PA279Q AmazonASUS PA248Q 24" ProArt Professional 1920...ASUS PA248Q 24" ProArt Professional 1920x1200 IPS HDMI Eye Care Monitor
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$305.84
Asus PA279Q AmazonPB278QR 27" LED 5ms 300nits DVI HDMI
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$429.99
Asus PA279Q AmazonSamsung SH850 Series 24 inch QHD 2560x14...Samsung SH850 Series 24 inch QHD 2560x1440 Desktop Monitor for Business (in Black) with USB-C, HDMI, DisplayPort, 3-Year Warranty , TAA (S24H850QFN)
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$375.00
Asus PA279Q AmazonASUS PB238Q 23" Full HD 1920x1080 IPS Di...ASUS PB238Q 23" Full HD 1920x1080 IPS DisplayPort HDMI DVI VGA USB Monitor
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$216.99
Asus PA279Q AmazonASUS PRO 23" Screen LED-Lit Monitor (C62...ASUS PRO 23" Screen LED-Lit Monitor (C623AQH)
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$199.00
Asus PA279Q AmazonASUS VP248QGL 24” Full HD 1920x1080 1ms ...ASUS VP248QGL 24” Full HD 1920x1080 1ms DP HDMI VGA Adaptive Sync/FreeSync Eye Care Monitor
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$199.38
Asus PA279Q AmazonASUS VG258QR 24.5” Gaming Monitor, 1080P...ASUS VG258QR 24.5” Gaming Monitor, 1080P Full HD, 165Hz (Supports 144Hz), G-SYNC Compatible, 0.5ms, Extreme Low Motion Blur, Eye Care, DisplayPort HDMI DVI-D,Black
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$242.81

General info

1.supports total tilt
?

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.

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2.height
?

Best

Asus VP228N 21.5"

3.9mm

368mm

559mm

3.thickness
?

Best

LG 22EA53VQ

5.5mm

238mm

240mm

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

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5.width
?

Best

Lenovo ThinkVision LT1423p

348mm

625mm

641mm

6.Supports VESA mount
?

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.

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Asus PA279Q

Display

1.response time
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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

4ms

6ms

2.resolution
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The resolution indicates the maximum amount of pixels that can be shown on the screen, expressed as the number of pixels on the horizontal axis and the number on the vertical axis. Show more

Best

Dell UltraSharp UP3218K

7680 x 4320px

2560 x 1440px

2560 x 1440px

3.screen size
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The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience. Show more

Best

Sharp LB-1085

108"

27"

27"

4.has an IPS screen
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IPS (In-Plane Switching) is a technology used for LCDs. It was designed to overcome the main limitations of conventional twisted nematic TFT displays: limited viewing angles and low-quality color reproduction. PLS (Plane-to-Line Switching) is a type of IPS screen developed by Samsung, with increased brightness and lower production costs. Show more

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5.pixel density
?

Best

Dell UltraSharp UP3218K

280ppi

108ppi

109ppi

6.LCD display with 3 subpixels per pixels
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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. Show more

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Colors

1.luminance
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Luminance is the intensity of light that a device emits.

Best

Philips Brilliance 492P8 49″

600cd/m²

350cd/m²

350cd/m²

2.display colors
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Number of colors that a display can accurately reproduce.

Best

Dell UltraSharp UP2716D 27"

1074m

16.7m

1073.7m

3.contrast ratio
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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. Show more

Best

Acer EB1 EB321HQ Awi

100000000:1

1000:1

100000000:1

Connectivity

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

Asus MG279Q 27"
Asus PA279Q
2.HDMI ports
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More HDMI ports mean that you can simultaneously connect numerous devices, such as video game consoles and set-top boxes.

Best

Acer HN274H

4

2

1

3.DisplayPort outputs
?

Allows you to connect to a display using DisplayPort.

Best

Dell UltaSharp U2417H 24"

2

1

2

4.has a DVI connector
?

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

Asus MG279Q 27"
Asus PA279Q
5.has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
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With a standard mini jack socket, you can use the device with most headphones. Show more

Asus MG279Q 27"
Asus PA279Q
6.USB ports
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With more USB ports, you are able to connect more devices.

Best

Asus PA279Q

7

2

7

Power

1.operating power consumption
?

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

Best

Sharp LB-1085

1.1W

38.7W

49W

2.power consumption in standby mode
?

How much power the device consumes when shut down but still plugged in.

Best

Asus MB168B Plus

0W

0.5W

0.5W

Features

1.has stereo speakers
?

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

Asus MG279Q 27"
Asus PA279Q
2.supports PiP and PaP
?

Devices supporting PiP and PaP - Picture in Picture can show two images from different sources at the same time by splitting the viewing window or creating a smaller window inside the bigger image.

Asus MG279Q 27"
Asus PA279Q

Price comparison

Asus MG279Q 27"

Buy used:

$250.00

ProductStorePrice
Asus MG279Q 27" AmazonASUS ROG Swift PG278QR 27” Gaming Monito...ASUS ROG Swift PG278QR 27” Gaming Monitor 1440p 1ms 165Hz DP HDMI G-SYNC Eye Care
Amazon logo
$449.00
Asus MG279Q 27" AmazonASUS 27-inch 2k 144Hz WQHD FreeSync Gami...ASUS 27-inch 2k 144Hz WQHD FreeSync Gaming Monitor IPS, 4ms Response Time, HDMI, DisplayPort, USB 3.0, 2560 x 1440 Display with Pivot, Tilt, and Swivel, ASUS EyeCare (MG279Q) (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$531.15

Asus PA279Q

Buy used:

$111.59

ProductStorePrice
Asus PA279Q AmazonASUS PA248Q 24" ProArt Professional 1920...ASUS PA248Q 24" ProArt Professional 1920x1200 IPS HDMI Eye Care Monitor
Amazon logo
$305.84
Asus PA279Q AmazonPB278QR 27" LED 5ms 300nits DVI HDMI
Amazon logo
$429.99
Asus PA279Q AmazonSamsung SH850 Series 24 inch QHD 2560x14...Samsung SH850 Series 24 inch QHD 2560x1440 Desktop Monitor for Business (in Black) with USB-C, HDMI, DisplayPort, 3-Year Warranty , TAA (S24H850QFN)
Amazon logo
$375.00
Asus PA279Q AmazonASUS PB238Q 23" Full HD 1920x1080 IPS Di...ASUS PB238Q 23" Full HD 1920x1080 IPS DisplayPort HDMI DVI VGA USB Monitor
Amazon logo
$216.99
Asus PA279Q AmazonASUS PRO 23" Screen LED-Lit Monitor (C62...ASUS PRO 23" Screen LED-Lit Monitor (C623AQH)
Amazon logo
$199.00
Asus PA279Q AmazonASUS VP248QGL 24” Full HD 1920x1080 1ms ...ASUS VP248QGL 24” Full HD 1920x1080 1ms DP HDMI VGA Adaptive Sync/FreeSync Eye Care Monitor
Amazon logo
$199.38
Asus PA279Q AmazonASUS VG258QR 24.5” Gaming Monitor, 1080P...ASUS VG258QR 24.5” Gaming Monitor, 1080P Full HD, 165Hz (Supports 144Hz), G-SYNC Compatible, 0.5ms, Extreme Low Motion Blur, Eye Care, DisplayPort HDMI DVI-D,Black
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$242.81

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