84points

Asus MG279Q 27"

82points

Asus PB298Q

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Asus MG279Q 27" vs Asus PB298Q

Asus MG279Q 27"
Asus PB298Q
Asus MG279Q 27"
Asus PB298Q
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Why is Asus MG279Q 27" better than Asus PB298Q?

  • 1ms less response time
    4msvs5ms
  • Has anti-glare coating
  • Has stereo speakers
  • 8mm shorter
    368mmvs376mm
  • 75mm narrower
    625mmvs700mm
  • 1.2kg lighter
    7.3kgvs8500g
  • 1.7kg less shipping weight
    10.5kgvs12.2kg

Why is Asus PB298Q better than Asus MG279Q 27"?

  • 7.41% bigger screen size
    29"vs27"
  • 7W lower power consumption on operation
    31.7W vs38.7W
  • Has a DVI connector
  • Has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
  • 20mm thinner
    218mmvs238mm
  • 178º wider vertical viewing angle
    178ºvs
  • 2W more audio output power
    2 x 3Wvs2 x 2W

Top specs and features

General info

1.supports total tilt
Asus MG279Q 27"
Asus PB298Q

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

376mm

Best

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3.9mm

3.thickness

238mm

218mm

Best

LG 22EA53VQ

5.5mm

4.Supports VESA mount
Asus MG279Q 27"
Asus PB298Q

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.Has a swivel stand
Asus MG279Q 27"
Asus PB298Q

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

6.width

625mm

700mm

Best

Toshiba PA3923U-2LC3

340.5mm

Display

1.response time

4ms

5ms

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.screen size

27"

29"

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

Best

Sharp LB-1085

108"

3.has an IPS screen
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Asus PB298Q

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.

4.every pixel has three subpixels
Asus MG279Q 27"
Asus PB298Q

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

2560 x 1080px

Best

Dell UltraSharp UP3218K

7680 x 4320px

6.has anti-glare coating
Asus MG279Q 27"
Asus PB298Q

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

Colors

1.luminance

350cd/m²

300cd/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

Connectivity

1.has a HDMI output
Asus MG279Q 27"
Asus PB298Q

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 MG279Q 27"
Asus PB298Q

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

4.has a DVI connector
Asus MG279Q 27"
Asus PB298Q

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

Power

1.power consumption operation

38.7W

31.7W

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

Best

Sharp LB-1085

1.1W

2.power consumption on standby

0.5W

0.5W

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

Best

Asus MB168B Plus

0W

Features

1.has stereo speakers
Asus MG279Q 27"
Asus PB298Q

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

2.audio output power

2 x 2W

2 x 3W

Audio output power is based on the number of speakers and their power in watts. High audio output power results in loud, clear sounds.

Best

Apple Thunderbolt Display

2 x 24.5W

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