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Asus PA279Q

78points

Asus VX278H 27"

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Asus PA279Q vs Asus VX278H 27"

Asus PA279Q
Asus VX278H 27"
Asus PA279Q
Asus VX278H 27"

Why is Asus PA279Q better than Asus VX278H 27"?

  • Has an IPS screen
  • Has a DVI connector
  • Supports VESA mount
  • Has a swivel stand
  • Supports PiP and PaP
  • Supports portrait mode

Why is Asus VX278H 27" better than Asus PA279Q?

  • 5ms less response time
    1msvs6ms
  • 19.9W lower power consumption on operation
    29.1W vs49W
  • Has anti-glare
  • Has an LED-backlit display
  • 177.7mm shorter
    381.3mmvs559mm
  • Has stereo speakers
  • 29.9mm thinner
    210.1mmvs240mm
  • 7.3kg less shipping weight
    6.7kgvs14kg

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General info

1.supports total tilt
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Asus VX278H 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.height

559mm

381.3mm

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3.9mm

3.thickness

240mm

210.1mm

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5.5mm

4.shipping weight

14kg

6.7kg

The gross weight of the product when packaged, including all wrapping, and boxing.

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0.8kg

5.Supports VESA mount
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Asus VX278H 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.

6.Has a swivel stand
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Asus VX278H 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.

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Display

1.response time

6ms

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

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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
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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.resolution

2560 x 1440px

1920 x 1080px

Best

Dell UltraSharp UP3218K

7680 x 4320px

5.has an IPS screen
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Asus VX278H 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.has anti-glare
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Asus VX278H 27"

Anti-glare helps to reduce the external reflections of light coming from outside the display.

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Colors

1.luminance

350cd/m²

300cd/m²

Luminance is the intensity of light that a device emits.

Best

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1000cd/m²

2.display colors

1073.7m

16.7m

Number of colors that a display can accurately reproduce.

Best

Dell UltraSharp UP2716D 27"

1074m

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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Asus VX278H 27"

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

2.has a DVI connector
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Asus VX278H 27"

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

3.has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
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Asus VX278H 27"

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

4.has a VGA connector
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Asus VX278H 27"

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

5.Is DLNA certified
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Asus VX278H 27"

All DLNA certified products are compatible with one another. When different devices are connected to the same network, data can be transferred easily between them.

For example

Samsung T23B550EW

6.has FireWire
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Asus VX278H 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"

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Power

1.power consumption operation

49W

29.1W

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

Best

Sharp LB-1085

1.1W

2.power consumption on standby

0.5W

0.5W

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
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Asus VX278H 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.supports PiP and PaP
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Asus VX278H 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.

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