82points

Asus MX299Q

91points

LG 27MD5K 27"

Asus MX299Q
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Asus MX299Q vs LG 27MD5K 27"

Asus MX299Q
LG 27MD5K 27"
Asus MX299Q
LG 27MD5K 27"
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91
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Why is Asus MX299Q better than LG 27MD5K 27"?

  • 7ms less response time
    5msvs12ms
  • Has a HDMI output
  • 108.3W lower power consumption on operation
    31.7W vs140W
  • 0.7W lower power consumption on standby
    0.5W vs1.2W
  • Has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
  • Has a DVI connector
  • 3kg lighter
    5.5kgvs8500.3g
  • 5.4kg less shipping weight
    8.1kgvs13.5kg

Why is LG 27MD5K 27" better than Asus MX299Q?

  • Every pixel has three subpixels
  • 5.33x higher resolution
    5120 x 2880pxvs2560 x 1080px
  • 2.26x higher pixel density
    217ppivs95.81ppi
  • 200cd/m² more luminance
    500cd/m²vs300cd/m²
  • Has anti-glare coating
  • Supports VESA mount
  • 74.6mm narrower
    625.6mmvs700.2mm
  • 4W more audio output power
    2 x 5Wvs2 x 3W

Top specs and features

General info

1.supports total tilt
Asus MX299Q
LG 27MD5K 27"

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.Supports VESA mount
Asus MX299Q
LG 27MD5K 27"

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.

3.Has a swivel stand
Asus MX299Q
LG 27MD5K 27"

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.width

700.2mm

625.6mm

Best

Toshiba PA3923U-2LC3

340.5mm

5.weight

5.5kg

8.5kg

Best

Asus VX278Q 27"

4.5g

6.shipping weight

8.1kg

13.5kg

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

12ms

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.pixel density

95.81ppi

217ppi

Best

Dell UltraSharp UP3218K

280ppi

3.screen size

29"

27"

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

Best

Sharp LB-1085

108"

4.every pixel has three subpixels
Asus MX299Q
LG 27MD5K 27"

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.

5.has an IPS screen
Asus MX299Q
LG 27MD5K 27"

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.resolution

2560 x 1080px

5120 x 2880px

Best

Dell UltraSharp UP3218K

7680 x 4320px

Colors

1.luminance

300cd/m²

500cd/m²

Luminance is the intensity of light that a device emits.

Best

Acer Predator X35 35" UW-UXGA

1000cd/m²

2.contrast ratio

80000000:1

1200:1

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

3.has an ambient light sensor
Asus MX299Q
LG 27MD5K 27"

An ambient light sensor adjusts the luminance of the device according to the amount of natural light that surrounds it.

Connectivity

1.has a HDMI output
Asus MX299Q
LG 27MD5K 27"

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 MX299Q
LG 27MD5K 27"

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

3.has a DVI connector
Asus MX299Q
LG 27MD5K 27"

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

4.has a VGA connector
Asus MX299Q
LG 27MD5K 27"

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

For example

Philips Brilliance 492P8 49″

5.supports thunderbolt
Asus MX299Q
LG 27MD5K 27"

Thunderbolt is a connection over cable that carries both data and display signals over a single cable, while simultaneously providing power.

6.has FireWire
Asus MX299Q
LG 27MD5K 27"

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"

Power

1.power consumption operation

31.7W

140W

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

Best

Sharp LB-1085

1.1W

2.power consumption on standby

0.5W

1.2W

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

Best

Asus MB168B Plus

0W

Features

1.has stereo speakers
Asus MX299Q
LG 27MD5K 27"

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 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

3.supports PiP and PaP
Asus MX299Q
LG 27MD5K 27"

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.

4.has a front camera
Asus MX299Q
LG 27MD5K 27"

A front camera, also called secondary camera, can be used for video chats/selfies.

5.has a radio
Asus MX299Q
LG 27MD5K 27"

It works as an FM radio with included headsets

For example

LG UltraGear 34GK950F 34"

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