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Asus MG279Q 27"

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Dell UltraSharp UP2516D 25"

Asus MG279Q 27"
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Asus MG279Q 27" vs Dell UltraSharp UP2516D 25"

Asus MG279Q 27"
Dell UltraSharp UP2516D 25"
Asus MG279Q 27"
Dell UltraSharp UP2516D 25"

Why is Asus MG279Q 27" better than Dell UltraSharp UP2516D 25"?

  • 6.3W lower power consumption on operation
    38.7W vs45W
  • Has stereo speakers

Why is Dell UltraSharp UP2516D 25" better than Asus MG279Q 27"?

  • 8.33% higher pixel density
    117ppivs108ppi
  • 30.2mm shorter
    337.8mmvs368mm
  • 0.2W lower power consumption on standby
    0.3W vs0.5W
  • 37.3mm thinner
    200.7mmvs238mm
  • 1.7kg less shipping weight
    8.8kgvs10.5kg
  • 3.22kg lighter
    4.08kgvs7300g
  • 178º wider vertical viewing angle
    178ºvs
  • 57.3mm narrower
    567.7mmvs625mm

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General info

1.supports total tilt
Asus MG279Q 27"
Dell UltraSharp UP2516D 25"

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

337.8mm

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3.9mm

3.thickness

238mm

200.7mm

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5.5mm

4.Supports VESA mount
Asus MG279Q 27"
Dell UltraSharp UP2516D 25"

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"
Dell UltraSharp UP2516D 25"

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.shipping weight

10.5kg

8.8kg

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

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0.8kg

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Display

1.pixel density

108ppi

117ppi

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280ppi

2.screen size

27"

25"

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

Best

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108"

3.every pixel has three subpixels
Asus MG279Q 27"
Dell UltraSharp UP2516D 25"

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"
Dell UltraSharp UP2516D 25"

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

2560 x 1440px

Best

Dell UltraSharp UP3218K

7680 x 4320px

6.maximum horizontal viewing angle

178º

178º

Horizontal viewing angle is the maximum angle at which a display can be viewed with acceptable visual performance.

Best

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178º

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Colors

1.luminance

350cd/m²

300cd/m²

Luminance is the intensity of light that a device emits.

Best

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1000cd/m²

2.contrast ratio

1000:1

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

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100000000:1

3.display colors

16.7m

16.7m

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
Asus MG279Q 27"
Dell UltraSharp UP2516D 25"

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"

2

3.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

4.USB ports

2

4

With more USB ports, you are able to connect more devices.

Best

Asus PA279Q

7

5.USB version

3

3

Newer USB versions are faster and have better power management.

Best

Acer H7 H277HU 27"

3.1

6.mini DisplayPort outputs

1

1

Allows you to connect to a display using mini-DisplayPort.

Best

Samsung CHG90 49"

1

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Power

1.power consumption operation

38.7W

45W

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

Best

Sharp LB-1085

1.1W

2.power consumption on standby

0.5W

0.3W

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
Asus MG279Q 27"
Dell UltraSharp UP2516D 25"

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 USB recording
Asus MG279Q 27"
Dell UltraSharp UP2516D 25"

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

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