83points

Asus MX279H

84points

Samsung U28D590D

Asus MX279H
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Asus MX279H vs Samsung U28D590D

Asus MX279H
Samsung U28D590D
Asus MX279H
Samsung U28D590D
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84
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Why is Asus MX279H better than Samsung U28D590D?

  • 2.9W lower power consumption on operation
    29.1W vs32W
  • Every pixel has three subpixels
  • Has an IPS screen
  • Has stereo speakers
  • Has a DVI connector
  • 600g lighter
    5.2kgvs5800g
  • 38.3mm narrower
    622.6mmvs660.9mm

Why is Samsung U28D590D better than Asus MX279H?

  • 4ms less response time
    1msvs5ms
  • 3.7% bigger screen size
    28"vs27"
  • 4x higher resolution
    3840 x 2160pxvs1920 x 1080px
  • 120cd/m² more luminance
    370cd/m²vs250cd/m²
  • 31.3mm shorter
    410mmvs441.3mm
  • 0.2W lower power consumption on standby
    0.3W vs0.5W
  • 160.5mm thinner
    64.7mmvs225.2mm
  • 0.6kg less shipping weight
    7.4kgvs8kg

Top specs and features

General info

1.supports total tilt
Asus MX279H
Samsung U28D590D

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

410mm

Best

Asus VP228N 21.5"

3.9mm

3.thickness

225.2mm

64.7mm

Best

LG 22EA53VQ

5.5mm

4.width

622.6mm

660.9mm

Best

Toshiba PA3923U-2LC3

340.5mm

5.weight

5.2kg

5.8kg

Best

Asus VX278Q 27"

4.5g

6.shipping weight

8kg

7.4kg

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

1ms

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"

28"

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

Best

Sharp LB-1085

108"

3.has an IPS screen
Asus MX279H
Samsung U28D590D

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.

4.resolution

1920 x 1080px

3840 x 2160px

Best

Dell UltraSharp UP3218K

7680 x 4320px

5.every pixel has three subpixels
Asus MX279H
Samsung U28D590D

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.

6.maximum horizontal viewing angle

178º

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

Colors

1.luminance

250cd/m²

370cd/m²

Luminance is the intensity of light that a device emits.

Best

Acer Predator X35 35" UW-UXGA

1000cd/m²

Connectivity

1.has a HDMI output
Asus MX279H
Samsung U28D590D

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

2.has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
Asus MX279H
Samsung U28D590D

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

3.has a DVI connector
Asus MX279H
Samsung U28D590D

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

4.has a VGA connector
Asus MX279H
Samsung U28D590D

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

32W

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

Best

Sharp LB-1085

1.1W

2.power consumption on standby

0.5W

0.3W

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

Best

Asus MB168B Plus

0W

3.has a sleep timer
Asus MX279H
Samsung U28D590D

A sleep timer is a function that shuts off the power after a preset amount of time.

Features

1.has stereo speakers
Asus MX279H
Samsung U28D590D

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

Miscellaneous

1.Supports 4K resolution
Asus MX279H
Samsung U28D590D

Allows you to view in ultra-high definition.

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