88points

Asus MG28UQ 28"

79points

Samsung T27B550EW

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Asus MG28UQ 28" vs Samsung T27B550EW

Asus MG28UQ 28"
Samsung T27B550EW
Asus MG28UQ 28"
Samsung T27B550EW
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Why is Asus MG28UQ 28" better than Samsung T27B550EW?

  • 4ms less response time
    1msvs5ms
  • 86.3mm shorter
    380.7mmvs467mm
  • Has a swivel stand
  • 18.6mm thinner
    233.4mmvs252mm
  • Supports portrait mode

Why is Samsung T27B550EW better than Asus MG28UQ 28"?

  • Has an LED-backlit display
  • Has a DVI connector
  • Has a VGA connector
  • 2.4kg lighter
    5.6kgvs8000g
  • 10mm narrower
    650mmvs660mm
  • Supports PiP and PaP
  • 6W more audio output power
    2 x 5Wvs2 x 2W
  • 3.2kg less shipping weight
    7.8kgvs11kg

Top specs and features

General info

1.supports total tilt
Asus MG28UQ 28"
Samsung T27B550EW

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

380.7mm

467mm

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3.9mm

3.thickness

233.4mm

252mm

Best

LG 22EA53VQ

5.5mm

4.Supports VESA mount
Asus MG28UQ 28"
Samsung T27B550EW

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 MG28UQ 28"
Samsung T27B550EW

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.width

660mm

650mm

Best

Toshiba PA3923U-2LC3

340.5mm

Display

1.response time

1ms

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

2.screen size

28"

27"

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

Best

Sharp LB-1085

108"

3.every pixel has three subpixels
Asus MG28UQ 28"
Samsung T27B550EW

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.resolution

3840 x 2160px

1920 x 1080px

Best

Dell UltraSharp UP3218K

7680 x 4320px

5.maximum horizontal viewing angle

170º

170º

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

Best

LG UltraGear 34GK950F 34"

178º

6.has an LED-backlit display
Asus MG28UQ 28"
Samsung T27B550EW

Uses LED backlighting, resulting in better image quality, more vibrant colors and richer blacks.

Colors

1.luminance

330cd/m²

300cd/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 MG28UQ 28"
Samsung T27B550EW

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

2.HDMI ports

3

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
Asus MG28UQ 28"
Samsung T27B550EW

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

4.has a DVI connector
Asus MG28UQ 28"
Samsung T27B550EW

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

5.has a VGA connector
Asus MG28UQ 28"
Samsung T27B550EW

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

6.USB ports

2

2

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

Best

Asus PA279Q

7

Features

1.has stereo speakers
Asus MG28UQ 28"
Samsung T27B550EW

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
Asus MG28UQ 28"
Samsung T27B550EW

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.

3.audio output power

2 x 2W

2 x 5W

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

4.has DTS Surround
Asus MG28UQ 28"
Samsung T27B550EW

DTS Surround is a high-quality audio codec that supports up to six audio channels, with good bitrates and audio quality.

5.supports common interface
Asus MG28UQ 28"
Samsung T27B550EW

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"

6.can be controlled remotely
Asus MG28UQ 28"
Samsung T27B550EW

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

Miscellaneous

1.has a DVB-C decoder
Asus MG28UQ 28"
Samsung T27B550EW

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

2.has a DVB-T decoder
Asus MG28UQ 28"
Samsung T27B550EW

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

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