95points

Asus PA249Q

96points

Asus PA279Q

88points

Asus PB238Q

75points

NEC PA301W-BK

Asus PA249Q
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Asus PA279Q
Asus PB238Q
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28 facts in comparison

Asus PA249Q vs Asus PA279Q vs Asus PB238Q vs NEC PA301W-BK

Asus PA249Q
Asus PA279Q
Asus PB238Q
NEC PA301W-BK
Asus PA249Q
Asus PA279Q
Asus PB238Q
NEC PA301W-BK
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96
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88
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75
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Why is Asus PA249Q better than Asus PA279Q & Asus PB238Q & NEC PA301W-BK?

  • Response time
    6msvs6,6,7ms
  • Has an LED-backlit display

Why is Asus PA279Q better than Asus PA249Q & Asus PB238Q & NEC PA301W-BK?

  • Power consumption on standby
    0.5W vs1,0.5,1.7W
  • Supports PiP and PaP
  • Supports portrait mode

Why is Asus PB238Q better than Asus PA249Q & Asus PA279Q & NEC PA301W-BK?

  • Power consumption operation
    22W vs72,49,155W
  • Has stereo speakers
  • Height
    323.7mmvs362.8,559,447mm
  • Thickness
    57.6mmvs62,240,124.5mm
  • Width
    548.4mmvs557.2,641,688.3mm
  • Weight
    5.5kgvs6600,10000,18800g

Why is NEC PA301W-BK better than Asus PA249Q & Asus PA279Q & Asus PB238Q?

  • Screen size
    30"vs24.1,27,23"
  • Resolution
    2560 x 1600pxvs1920 x 1200,2560 x 1440,1920 x 1080px
  • Has an ambient light sensor
  • Supports multicomputer control

Top specs and features

General info

1.supports total tilt
Asus PA249Q
Asus PA279Q
Asus PB238Q
NEC PA301W-BK

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.Has a swivel stand
Asus PA249Q
Asus PA279Q
Asus PB238Q
NEC PA301W-BK

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

3.height

362.8mm

559mm

323.7mm

447mm

Best

Asus VP228N 21.5"

3.9mm

4.Supports VESA mount
Asus PA249Q
Asus PA279Q
Asus PB238Q
NEC PA301W-BK

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.

5.thickness

62mm

240mm

57.6mm

124.5mm

Best

LG 22EA53VQ

5.5mm

6.width

557.2mm

641mm

548.4mm

688.3mm

Best

Toshiba PA3923U-2LC3

340.5mm

Display

1.response time

6ms

6ms

6ms

7ms

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

24.1"

27"

23"

30"

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

Best

Sharp LB-1085

108"

3.has an IPS screen
Asus PA249Q
Asus PA279Q
Asus PB238Q
NEC PA301W-BK

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.LCD display with 3 subpixels per pixels
Asus PA249Q
Asus PA279Q
Asus PB238Q
NEC PA301W-BK

The device has an LCD display with 3 subpixels per pixel, resulting in sharp and crisp images. Pixels in some displays (like AMOLED) share one subpixel to preserve space. This can result in a less crisp, slightly blurred image.

5.resolution

1920 x 1200px

2560 x 1440px

1920 x 1080px

2560 x 1600px

Best

Dell UltraSharp UP3218K

7680 x 4320px

6.maximum horizontal viewing angle

178º

178º

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

350cd/m²

350cd/m²

250cd/m²

350cd/m²

Luminance is the intensity of light that a device emits.

Best

Acer Predator X35 35" UW-UXGA

1000cd/m²

2.display colors

1073.7m

1073.7m

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 PA249Q
Asus PA279Q
Asus PB238Q
NEC PA301W-BK

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 PA249Q
Asus PA279Q
Asus PB238Q
NEC PA301W-BK

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

2.has a DVI connector
Asus PA249Q
Asus PA279Q
Asus PB238Q
NEC PA301W-BK

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

3.has a VGA connector
Asus PA249Q
Asus PA279Q
Asus PB238Q
NEC PA301W-BK

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

4.has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
Asus PA249Q
Asus PA279Q
Asus PB238Q
NEC PA301W-BK

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

Power

1.power consumption operation

72W

49W

22W

155W

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

Best

Sharp LB-1085

1.1W

2.power consumption on standby

1W

0.5W

0.5W

1.7W

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

Best

Asus MB168B Plus

0W

Features

1.has stereo speakers
Asus PA249Q
Asus PA279Q
Asus PB238Q
NEC PA301W-BK

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

2.supports PiP and PaP
Asus PA249Q
Asus PA279Q
Asus PB238Q
NEC PA301W-BK

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.

3.supports multicomputer control
Asus PA249Q
Asus PA279Q
Asus PB238Q
NEC PA301W-BK

This feature allows to connect several computers to one monitor and control it with just single keyboard and mouse, by using the monitor's built-in peripheral switcher.

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