96points

Asus PA279Q

80points

Asus VG278HR

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Asus PA279Q vs Asus VG278HR

Asus PA279Q
Asus VG278HR
Asus PA279Q
Asus VG278HR

Why is Asus PA279Q better than Asus VG278HR?

  • 16W lower power consumption on operation
    49W vs65W
  • Has an IPS screen
  • 0.5W lower power consumption on standby
    0.5W vs1W
  • 9.7mm thinner
    240mmvs249.7mm
  • 2mm narrower
    641mmvs643mm
  • Supports PiP and PaP
  • Supports portrait mode

Why is Asus VG278HR better than Asus PA279Q?

  • 4ms less response time
    2msvs6ms
  • Has an LED-backlit display
  • 121mm shorter
    438mmvs559mm
  • 1.7kg lighter
    8.3kgvs10000g
  • 1.9kg less shipping weight
    12.1kgvs14kg
  • Has a VGA connector
  • Displays 3D with glasses

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General info

1.supports total tilt
Asus PA279Q
Asus VG278HR

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

559mm

438mm

Best

Asus VP228N 21.5"

3.9mm

3.Has a swivel stand
Asus PA279Q
Asus VG278HR

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

4.thickness

240mm

249.7mm

Best

LG 22EA53VQ

5.5mm

5.Supports VESA mount
Asus PA279Q
Asus VG278HR

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

14kg

12.1kg

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

6ms

2ms

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 PA279Q
Asus VG278HR

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 PA279Q
Asus VG278HR

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

2560 x 1440px

1920 x 1080px

Best

Dell UltraSharp UP3218K

7680 x 4320px

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

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Colors

1.luminance

350cd/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

1073.7m

16.7m

Number of colors that a display can accurately reproduce.

Best

Dell UltraSharp UP2716D 27"

1074m

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Connectivity

1.has a HDMI output
Asus PA279Q
Asus VG278HR

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 PA279Q
Asus VG278HR

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

3.has a DVI connector
Asus PA279Q
Asus VG278HR

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

4.has a VGA connector
Asus PA279Q
Asus VG278HR

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

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Power

1.power consumption operation

49W

65W

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

Best

Sharp LB-1085

1.1W

2.power consumption on standby

0.5W

1W

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

Best

Asus MB168B Plus

0W

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Features

1.has stereo speakers
Asus PA279Q
Asus VG278HR

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

For example

Samsung C43J89 43"

2.supports PiP and PaP
Asus PA279Q
Asus VG278HR

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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