82points

Asus MG279Q 27"

76points

Philips 231TE4LB/00

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Asus MG279Q 27"
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Asus MG279Q 27" vs Philips 231TE4LB/00

Asus MG279Q 27"
Philips 231TE4LB/00
Asus MG279Q 27"
Philips 231TE4LB/00
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76
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Why is Asus MG279Q 27" better than Philips 231TE4LB/00?

  • 1ms less response time
    4msvs5ms
  • Supports total tilt
  • Has an IPS screen
  • Has anti-glare coating
  • 2mm shorter
    368mmvs370mm
  • Has a swivel stand
  • Supports portrait mode

Why is Philips 231TE4LB/00 better than Asus MG279Q 27"?

  • 13.1W lower power consumption on operation
    25.6W vs38.7W
  • 0.2W lower power consumption on standby
    0.3W vs0.5W
  • Has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
  • 3.74kg lighter
    3.56kgvs7300g
  • 160º wider vertical viewing angle
    160ºvs
  • 199mm thinner
    39mmvs238mm
  • 52mm narrower
    573mmvs625mm
  • Has a VGA connector

Top specs and features

General info

1.supports total tilt
Asus MG279Q 27"
Philips 231TE4LB/00

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

370mm

Best

Asus VP228N 21.5"

3.9mm

3.thickness

238mm

39mm

Best

LG 22EA53VQ

5.5mm

4.Has a swivel stand
Asus MG279Q 27"
Philips 231TE4LB/00

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

5.Supports VESA mount
Asus MG279Q 27"
Philips 231TE4LB/00

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.weight

7.3kg

3.56kg

Best

Asus VX278Q 27"

4.5g

Display

1.pixel density

108ppi

96ppi

Best

Dell UltraSharp UP3218K

280ppi

2.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

3.screen size

27"

23"

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

Best

Sharp LB-1085

108"

4.every pixel has three subpixels
Asus MG279Q 27"
Philips 231TE4LB/00

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

1920 x 1080px

Best

Dell UltraSharp UP3218K

7680 x 4320px

6.has an IPS screen
Asus MG279Q 27"
Philips 231TE4LB/00

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.

Colors

1.luminance

350cd/m²

250cd/m²

Luminance is the intensity of light that a device emits.

Best

Acer Predator X35 35" UW-UXGA

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

Acer XB0 XB240H 24"

100000000:1

Connectivity

1.has a HDMI output
Asus MG279Q 27"
Philips 231TE4LB/00

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

2.has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
Asus MG279Q 27"
Philips 231TE4LB/00

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

3.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

4.has a VGA connector
Asus MG279Q 27"
Philips 231TE4LB/00

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

5.SCART ports

0

1

The number of SCART ports determines how many devices can be connected simultaneously, for instance video game consoles and set-top-boxes.

Best

Asus 27T1E

2

Power

1.power consumption operation

38.7W

25.6W

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

Features

1.has stereo speakers
Asus MG279Q 27"
Philips 231TE4LB/00

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

3 x 2W

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

3.can be controlled remotely
Asus MG279Q 27"
Philips 231TE4LB/00

A remote control allows you to control the device remotely. The remote control can be included or optional.

4.supports common interface
Asus MG279Q 27"
Philips 231TE4LB/00

This is a technology which allows separation of the TV screen and the decoder. It is used for pay-to-view TV (like Apple TV).

Miscellaneous

1.supports digital input
Asus MG279Q 27"
Philips 231TE4LB/00

Digital inputs carry a binary digital signal, instead of an analog signal. Digital input improves the quality of the projection.

2.has a anti-reflection coating
Asus MG279Q 27"
Philips 231TE4LB/00

This helps to reduce the reflection from your device.

3.has a DVB-C decoder
Asus MG279Q 27"
Philips 231TE4LB/00

DVB-C is a Digital Video Broadcasting via Cable and it is the standard for the broadcast transmission of digital television over cable.

4.has a DVB-T decoder
Asus MG279Q 27"
Philips 231TE4LB/00

A DVB-T is a Digital Video Broadcasting and it's a digital version of cable television.

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