96points

Asus PA279Q

79points

Asus VP278Q 27"

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Asus PA279Q
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Asus PA279Q vs Asus VP278Q 27"

Asus PA279Q
Asus VP278Q 27"
Asus PA279Q
Asus VP278Q 27"
96
points
79
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Why is Asus PA279Q better than Asus VP278Q 27"?

  • 1.78x higher resolution
    2560 x 1440pxvs1920 x 1080px
  • 50cd/m² more luminance
    350cd/m²vs300cd/m²
  • Has an IPS screen
  • 8º wider horizontal viewing angle
    178ºvs170º
  • 1057m more display colors
    1073.7mvs16.7m
  • Has a DVI connector
  • 18º wider vertical viewing angle
    178ºvs160º
  • Has a swivel stand

Why is Asus VP278Q 27" better than Asus PA279Q?

  • 5ms less response time
    1msvs6ms
  • 19.9W lower power consumption on operation
    29.1W vs49W
  • Has anti-glare coating
  • Has an LED-backlit display
  • Has stereo speakers
  • 175.9mm shorter
    383.1mmvs559mm
  • 20.6mm thinner
    219.4mmvs240mm
  • 5.2kg lighter
    4.8kgvs10000g

General info

1.supports total tilt
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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.

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Asus VP278Q 27"
2.height
?

Best

Asus VP228N 21.5"

3.9mm

559mm

383.1mm

3.thickness
?

Best

LG 22EA53VQ

5.5mm

240mm

219.4mm

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

Asus PA279Q
Asus VP278Q 27"
5.Supports VESA mount
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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.

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Asus VP278Q 27"
6.weight
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Best

Asus VX278Q 27"

4.5g

10kg

4.8kg

Display

1.response time
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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

6ms

1ms

2.resolution
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Best

Dell UltraSharp UP3218K

7680 x 4320px

2560 x 1440px

1920 x 1080px

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

Best

Sharp LB-1085

108"

27"

27"

4.has an IPS screen
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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.

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5.LCD display with 3 subpixels per pixels
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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.

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Asus VP278Q 27"
6.maximum horizontal viewing angle
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Horizontal viewing angle is the maximum angle at which a display can be viewed with acceptable visual performance.

Best

LG UltraGear 34GK950F 34"

178º

178º

170º

Colors

1.luminance
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Luminance is the intensity of light that a device emits.

Best

Acer Predator X35 35" UW-UXGA

1000cd/m²

350cd/m²

300cd/m²

2.display colors
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Number of colors that a display can accurately reproduce.

Best

Dell UltraSharp UP2716D 27"

1074m

1073.7m

16.7m

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

For example

Samsung CHG90 49"

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Connectivity

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

Asus PA279Q
Asus VP278Q 27"
2.has a DVI connector
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Devices that have a DVI connector (usually computers and notebooks) can be connected to the TV set.

Asus PA279Q
Asus VP278Q 27"
3.has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
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With a standard mini jack socket, you can use the device with most headphones.

Asus PA279Q
Asus VP278Q 27"
4.has a VGA connector
?

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

Asus PA279Q
Asus VP278Q 27"
5.supports thunderbolt
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Thunderbolt is a connection over cable that carries both data and display signals over a single cable, while simultaneously providing power.

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Asus VP278Q 27"
6.has FireWire
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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"

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Power

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

Best

Sharp LB-1085

1.1W

49W

29.1W

2.power consumption on standby
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How much power the device consumes when shut down but still plugged in.

Best

Asus MB168B Plus

0W

0.5W

0.5W

Features

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

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Asus VP278Q 27"
2.supports PiP and PaP
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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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Asus VP278Q 27"

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