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Asus MX279H

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LG 38UC99-W 38"

Asus MX279H
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LG 38UC99-W 38"
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Asus MX279H vs LG 38UC99-W 38"

Asus MX279H
LG 38UC99-W 38"
Asus MX279H
LG 38UC99-W 38"

Why is Asus MX279H better than LG 38UC99-W 38"?

  • 90.9W lower power consumption on operation
    29.1W vs120W
  • 8.3mm shorter
    441.3mmvs449.6mm
  • Has a DVI connector
  • 168.5mm thinner
    225.2mmvs393.7mm
  • 4.1kg lighter
    5.2kgvs9298.6g
  • 5.2kg less shipping weight
    8kgvs13.2kg
  • 274mm narrower
    622.6mmvs896.6mm
  • Has a VGA connector

Why is LG 38UC99-W 38" better than Asus MX279H?

  • 40.74% bigger screen size
    38"vs27"
  • 2.96x higher resolution
    3840 x 1600pxvs1920 x 1080px
  • 50cd/m² more luminance
    300cd/m²vs250cd/m²
  • 1053.3m more display colors
    1070mvs16.7m
  • Supports VESA mount
  • 14W more audio output power
    2 x 10Wvs2 x 3W
  • Supports PiP and PaP
  • Has a curved display

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General info

1.supports total tilt
Asus MX279H
LG 38UC99-W 38"

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

449.6mm

Best

Asus VP228N 21.5"

3.9mm

3.Has a swivel stand
Asus MX279H
LG 38UC99-W 38"

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

For example

LG UltraGear 34GK950F 34"

4.thickness

225.2mm

393.7mm

Best

LG 22EA53VQ

5.5mm

5.Supports VESA mount
Asus MX279H
LG 38UC99-W 38"

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.shipping weight

8kg

13.2kg

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

5ms

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

27"

38"

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

Best

Sharp LB-1085

108"

3.every pixel has three subpixels
Asus MX279H
LG 38UC99-W 38"

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 MX279H
LG 38UC99-W 38"

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

1920 x 1080px

3840 x 1600px

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

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

1070m

Number of colors that a display can accurately reproduce.

Best

Dell UltraSharp UP2716D 27"

1074m

3.has an ambient light sensor
Asus MX279H
LG 38UC99-W 38"

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
Asus MX279H
LG 38UC99-W 38"

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

2.HDMI ports

2

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 MX279H
LG 38UC99-W 38"

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

4.has a DVI connector
Asus MX279H
LG 38UC99-W 38"

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

5.has a VGA connector
Asus MX279H
LG 38UC99-W 38"

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

6.has FireWire
Asus MX279H
LG 38UC99-W 38"

A FireWire port allows fast transfers of big files such as HD movies. However, newer USB versions achieve a similar speed.

For example

Dell S2316H 23"

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Power

1.power consumption operation

29.1W

120W

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

Best

Sharp LB-1085

1.1W

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Features

1.has stereo speakers
Asus MX279H
LG 38UC99-W 38"

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 10W

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.supports PiP and PaP
Asus MX279H
LG 38UC99-W 38"

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.

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