89points

Asus MG28UQ 28"

79points

Asus VP278Q 27"

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Asus MG28UQ 28" vs Asus VP278Q 27"

Asus MG28UQ 28"
Asus VP278Q 27"
Asus MG28UQ 28"
Asus VP278Q 27"
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Why is Asus MG28UQ 28" better than Asus VP278Q 27"?

  • 3.7% bigger screen size
    28"vs27"
  • 4x higher resolution
    3840 x 2160pxvs1920 x 1080px
  • 1.94x higher pixel density
    157ppivs81ppi
  • 30cd/m² more luminance
    330cd/m²vs300cd/m²
  • 1 more HDMI ports
    3vs2
  • 1057m more display colors
    1073.7mvs16.7m
  • 2.4mm shorter
    380.7mmvs383.1mm
  • Has a swivel stand

Why is Asus VP278Q 27" better than Asus MG28UQ 28"?

  • 33.8W lower power consumption on operation
    29.1W vs62.9W
  • Has anti-glare coating
  • Has an LED-backlit display
  • 14mm thinner
    219.4mmvs233.4mm
  • Has a VGA connector
  • 3.2kg lighter
    4.8kgvs8000g
  • 18.6mm narrower
    641.4mmvs660mm
  • 3.8kg less shipping weight
    7.2kgvs11kg

General info

1.supports total tilt
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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.

Asus MG28UQ 28"
Asus VP278Q 27"
2.height
?

Best

Asus VP228N 21.5"

3.9mm

380.7mm

383.1mm

3.thickness
?

Best

LG 22EA53VQ

5.5mm

233.4mm

219.4mm

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

Asus MG28UQ 28"
Asus VP278Q 27"
5.Supports VESA mount
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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.

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Asus VP278Q 27"
6.weight
?

Best

Asus VX278Q 27"

4.5g

8kg

4.8kg

Display

1.response time
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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

1ms

1ms

2.pixel density
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Best

Dell UltraSharp UP3218K

280ppi

157ppi

81ppi

3.resolution
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Best

Dell UltraSharp UP3218K

7680 x 4320px

3840 x 2160px

1920 x 1080px

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

Best

Sharp LB-1085

108"

28"

27"

5.has an IPS screen
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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.

For example

LG UltraGear 34GK950F 34"

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6.LCD display with 3 subpixels per pixels
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The device has an LCD display with 3 subpixels per pixel, resulting in sharp and crisp images. Pixels in some displays (like AMOLED) share one subpixel to preserve space. This can result in a less crisp, slightly blurred image.

Asus MG28UQ 28"
Asus VP278Q 27"

Colors

1.luminance
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Luminance is the intensity of light that a device emits.

Best

Acer Predator X35 35" UW-UXGA

1000cd/m²

330cd/m²

300cd/m²

2.display colors
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Number of colors that a display can accurately reproduce.

Best

Dell UltraSharp UP2716D 27"

1074m

1073.7m

16.7m

3.contrast ratio
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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

1000:1

1000:1

4.has an ambient light sensor
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An ambient light sensor adjusts the luminance of the device according to the amount of natural light that surrounds it.

For example

Samsung CHG90 49"

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Connectivity

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

Asus MG28UQ 28"
Asus VP278Q 27"
2.HDMI ports
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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

2

3.DisplayPort outputs
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Allows you to connect to a display using DisplayPort.

Best

Dell UltaSharp U2417H 24"

2

1

1

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

For example

Samsung CJ791

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5.has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
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With a standard mini jack socket, you can use the device with most headphones.

Asus MG28UQ 28"
Asus VP278Q 27"
6.has a VGA connector
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VGA connector is a widespread connector and is found on many video cards, computer monitors, and some television sets.

Asus MG28UQ 28"
Asus VP278Q 27"

Power

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

Best

Sharp LB-1085

1.1W

62.9W

29.1W

2.power consumption on standby
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How much power the device consumes when shut down but still plugged in.

Best

Asus MB168B Plus

0W

0.5W

0.5W

Features

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

Asus MG28UQ 28"
Asus VP278Q 27"
2.audio output power
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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

2 x 2W

2 x 2W

3.supports common interface
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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).

For example

LG UltraGear 34GK950F 34"

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