84points

Asus MX279H

80points

Asus VG278HR

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Asus MX279H vs Asus VG278HR

Asus MX279H
Asus VG278HR
Asus MX279H
Asus VG278HR

Why is Asus MX279H better than Asus VG278HR?

  • 35.9W lower power consumption on operation
    29.1W vs65W
  • Has an IPS screen
  • Has stereo speakers
  • 0.5W lower power consumption on standby
    0.5W vs1W
  • 4.1kg less shipping weight
    8kgvs12.1kg
  • 3.1kg lighter
    5.2kgvs8300g
  • 24.5mm thinner
    225.2mmvs249.7mm
  • 20.4mm narrower
    622.6mmvs643mm

Why is Asus VG278HR better than Asus MX279H?

  • 3ms less response time
    2msvs5ms
  • 50cd/m² more luminance
    300cd/m²vs250cd/m²
  • 3.3mm shorter
    438mmvs441.3mm
  • Has a swivel stand
  • Supports VESA mount
  • Displays 3D with glasses

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General info

1.supports total tilt
Asus MX279H
Asus VG278HR

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

441.3mm

438mm

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3.9mm

3.shipping weight

8kg

12.1kg

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

Best

Asus VP247N 23.6"

0.8kg

4.Has a swivel stand
Asus MX279H
Asus VG278HR

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 MX279H
Asus VG278HR

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

5.2kg

8.3kg

Best

Asus VX278Q 27"

4.5g

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Display

1.response time

5ms

2ms

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

27"

27"

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

Best

Sharp LB-1085

108"

3.every pixel has three subpixels
Asus MX279H
Asus VG278HR

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

1920 x 1080px

1920 x 1080px

Best

Dell UltraSharp UP3218K

7680 x 4320px

5.has an IPS screen
Asus MX279H
Asus VG278HR

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.

6.has an LED-backlit display
Asus MX279H
Asus VG278HR

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

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Colors

1.luminance

250cd/m²

300cd/m²

Luminance is the intensity of light that a device emits.

Best

Acer Predator X35 35" UW-UXGA

1000cd/m²

2.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 MX279H
Asus VG278HR

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 DVI connector
Asus MX279H
Asus VG278HR

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

4.has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
Asus MX279H
Asus VG278HR

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

5.has a VGA connector
Asus MX279H
Asus VG278HR

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

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Power

1.power consumption operation

29.1W

65W

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

Best

Sharp LB-1085

1.1W

2.power consumption on standby

0.5W

1W

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 MX279H
Asus VG278HR

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 3W

2 x 3W

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

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