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Asus MG279Q 27"

95points

Asus PQ321Q

Asus MG279Q 27"
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Asus MG279Q 27" vs Asus PQ321Q

Asus MG279Q 27"
Asus PQ321Q
Asus MG279Q 27"
Asus PQ321Q

Why is Asus MG279Q 27" better than Asus PQ321Q?

  • 4ms less response time
    4msvs8ms
  • 54.3W lower power consumption on operation
    38.7W vs93W
  • Has an IPS screen
  • 121mm shorter
    368mmvs489mm
  • 5.5W lower power consumption on standby
    0.5W vs6W
  • 5.7kg lighter
    7.3kgvs13000g
  • 18mm thinner
    238mmvs256mm
  • 6.5kg less shipping weight
    10.5kgvs17kg

Why is Asus PQ321Q better than Asus MG279Q 27"?

  • 16.67% bigger screen size
    31.5"vs27"
  • 2.25x higher resolution
    3840 x 2160pxvs2560 x 1440px
  • 1057m more display colors
    1073.7mvs16.7m
  • 176º wider vertical viewing angle
    176ºvs
  • Has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
  • Supports PiP and PaP
  • Supports 4K resolution
  • 2 more audio input ports
    2vs0

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General info

1.supports total tilt
Asus MG279Q 27"
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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

489mm

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Asus VP228N 21.5"

3.9mm

3.Has a swivel stand
Asus MG279Q 27"
Asus PQ321Q

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.thickness

238mm

256mm

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LG 22EA53VQ

5.5mm

5.Supports VESA mount
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Asus PQ321Q

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.

6.shipping weight

10.5kg

17kg

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

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Asus VP247N 23.6"

0.8kg

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Display

1.response time

4ms

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.screen size

27"

31.5"

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

Best

Sharp LB-1085

108"

3.every pixel has three subpixels
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Asus PQ321Q

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.has an IPS screen
Asus MG279Q 27"
Asus PQ321Q

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.

5.resolution

2560 x 1440px

3840 x 2160px

Best

Dell UltraSharp UP3218K

7680 x 4320px

6.maximum horizontal viewing angle

178º

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.display colors

16.7m

1073.7m

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
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Asus PQ321Q

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

2.HDMI ports

2

2

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
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Asus PQ321Q

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

4.audio input ports

0

2

More audio input ports mean that more audio devices such as microphones and keyboards can be connected at once.

Best

Asus 27T1E

3

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Power

1.power consumption operation

38.7W

93W

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

Best

Sharp LB-1085

1.1W

2.power consumption on standby

0.5W

6W

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
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Asus PQ321Q

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

2.supports PiP and PaP
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Asus PQ321Q

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.

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Miscellaneous

1.Supports 4K resolution
Asus MG279Q 27"
Asus PQ321Q

Allows you to view in ultra-high definition.

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