83points

Asus MX279H

69points

Samsung S27B970D

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Asus MX279H vs Samsung S27B970D

Asus MX279H
Samsung S27B970D
Asus MX279H
Samsung S27B970D
83
points
69
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Why is Asus MX279H better than Samsung S27B970D?

  • 23.9W lower power consumption on operation
    29.1W vs53W
  • Supports total tilt
  • Has an IPS screen
  • Has a DVI connector
  • Has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
  • Has a VGA connector
  • 500g lighter
    5.2kgvs5700g
  • 22.4mm narrower
    622.6mmvs645mm

Why is Samsung S27B970D better than Asus MX279H?

  • 1.78x higher resolution
    2560 x 1440pxvs1920 x 1080px
  • 35cd/m² more luminance
    285cd/m²vs250cd/m²
  • 39.3mm shorter
    402mmvs441.3mm
  • 202mm thinner
    23.2mmvs225.2mm
  • 8W more audio output power
    2 x 7Wvs2 x 3W

Top specs and features

General info

1.supports total tilt
Asus MX279H
Samsung S27B970D

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

402mm

Best

Asus VP228N 21.5"

3.9mm

3.thickness

225.2mm

23.2mm

Best

LG 22EA53VQ

5.5mm

4.width

622.6mm

645mm

Best

Toshiba PA3923U-2LC3

340.5mm

5.weight

5.2kg

5.7kg

Best

Asus VX278Q 27"

4.5g

6.shipping weight

8kg

10.7kg

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

Best

Asus VP247N 23.6"

0.8kg

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"

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
Samsung S27B970D

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
Samsung S27B970D

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

2560 x 1440px

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

Colors

1.luminance

250cd/m²

285cd/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

Connectivity

1.has a HDMI output
Asus MX279H
Samsung S27B970D

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 MX279H
Samsung S27B970D

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

4.has a DVI connector
Asus MX279H
Samsung S27B970D

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

5.has a VGA connector
Asus MX279H
Samsung S27B970D

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

Power

1.power consumption operation

29.1W

53W

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

Best

Sharp LB-1085

1.1W

2.power consumption on standby

0.5W

0.5W

How much power the device consumes when shut down but still plugged in.

Best

Asus MB168B Plus

0W

Features

1.has stereo speakers
Asus MX279H
Samsung S27B970D

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 7W

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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