96points

Asus PA279Q

74points

Dell S2740L

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Asus PA279Q vs Dell S2740L

Asus PA279Q
Dell S2740L
Asus PA279Q
Dell S2740L
96
points
74
points

Why is Asus PA279Q better than Dell S2740L?

  • 1ms less response time
    6msvs7ms
  • Has a swivel stand
  • Has a DVI connector
  • 0.9mm narrower
    641mmvs641.9mm
  • Has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
  • Supports PiP and PaP
  • Supports portrait mode

Why is Dell S2740L better than Asus PA279Q?

  • 28W lower power consumption on operation
    21W vs49W
  • Has an LED-backlit display
  • 100.3mm shorter
    458.7mmvs559mm
  • Has a VGA connector
  • 2.5kg lighter
    7.5kgvs10000g
  • 4.8kg less shipping weight
    9.2kgvs14kg
  • Has a sleep timer

Top specs and features

General info

1.supports total tilt
Asus PA279Q
Dell S2740L

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 PA279Q
Dell S2740L

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

559mm

458.7mm

Best

Asus VP228N 21.5"

3.9mm

4.Supports VESA mount
Asus PA279Q
Dell S2740L

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.width

641mm

641.9mm

Best

Toshiba PA3923U-2LC3

340.5mm

6.weight

10kg

7.5kg

Best

Asus VX278Q 27"

4.5g

Display

1.response time

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

27"

27"

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

Best

Sharp LB-1085

108"

3.has an IPS screen
Asus PA279Q
Dell S2740L

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 PA279Q
Dell S2740L

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

2560 x 1440px

1920 x 1080px

Best

Dell UltraSharp UP3218K

7680 x 4320px

6.maximum horizontal viewing angle

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

270cd/m²

Luminance is the intensity of light that a device emits.

Best

Acer Predator X35 35" UW-UXGA

1000cd/m²

2.has an ambient light sensor
Asus PA279Q
Dell S2740L

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"

Connectivity

1.has a HDMI output
Asus PA279Q
Dell S2740L

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

2.has a DVI connector
Asus PA279Q
Dell S2740L

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

3.has a VGA connector
Asus PA279Q
Dell S2740L

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 PA279Q
Dell S2740L

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

5.USB ports

7

2

With more USB ports, you are able to connect more devices.

Best

Asus PA279Q

7

Power

1.power consumption operation

49W

21W

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

3.has a sleep timer
Asus PA279Q
Dell S2740L

A sleep timer is a function that shuts off the power after a preset amount of time.

Features

1.has stereo speakers
Asus PA279Q
Dell S2740L

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
Dell S2740L

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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