83points

Asus MG279Q 27"

71points

Samsung C24B550U

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Asus MG279Q 27" vs Samsung C24B550U

Asus MG279Q 27"
Samsung C24B550U
Asus MG279Q 27"
Samsung C24B550U

Why is Asus MG279Q 27" better than Samsung C24B550U?

  • 1ms less response time
    4msvs5ms
  • Has an IPS screen
  • Has anti-glare coating
  • Has stereo speakers
  • Supports VESA mount
  • Has a swivel stand
  • Supports portrait mode

Why is Samsung C24B550U better than Asus MG279Q 27"?

  • 6.7W lower power consumption on operation
    32W vs38.7W
  • 5x higher static contrast ratio
    5000:1vs1000:1
  • 27.5mm shorter
    340.5mmvs368mm
  • 0.3W lower power consumption on standby
    0.2W vs0.5W
  • 4.7kg lighter
    2.6kgvs7300g
  • Has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
  • 178º wider vertical viewing angle
    178ºvs
  • 194.5mm thinner
    43.5mmvs238mm

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General info

1.supports total tilt
Asus MG279Q 27"
Samsung C24B550U

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

340.5mm

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3.9mm

3.Supports VESA mount
Asus MG279Q 27"
Samsung C24B550U

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.

4.thickness

238mm

43.5mm

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5.5mm

5.Has a swivel stand
Asus MG279Q 27"
Samsung C24B550U

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

6.5kg

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

Best

Asus VP247N 23.6"

0.8kg

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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

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1ms

2.screen size

27"

24"

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"
Samsung C24B550U

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"
Samsung C24B550U

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

1920 x 1080px

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

LG UltraGear 34GK950F 34"

178º

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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

5000:1

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

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"
Samsung C24B550U

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"
Samsung C24B550U

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

4.USB ports

2

1

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

Best

Asus PA279Q

7

5.audio input ports

0

1

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

32W

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

Best

Sharp LB-1085

1.1W

2.power consumption on standby

0.5W

0.2W

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"
Samsung C24B550U

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"
Samsung C24B550U

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

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