96points

Asus PA279Q

65points

Philips 221S3UCB/00

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27 facts in comparison

Asus PA279Q vs Philips 221S3UCB/00

Asus PA279Q
Philips 221S3UCB/00
Asus PA279Q
Philips 221S3UCB/00
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Why is Asus PA279Q better than Philips 221S3UCB/00?

  • Has a HDMI output
  • Has an IPS screen
  • Has a DVI connector
  • Has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
  • Supports PiP and PaP
  • Supports portrait mode

Why is Philips 221S3UCB/00 better than Asus PA279Q?

  • 1ms less response time
    5msvs6ms
  • 40W lower power consumption on operation
    9W vs49W
  • Has an LED-backlit display
  • 236mm shorter
    323mmvs559mm
  • 0.2W lower power consumption on standby
    0.3W vs0.5W
  • 181mm thinner
    59mmvs240mm
  • 6.15kg lighter
    3.85kgvs10000g
  • 134mm narrower
    507mmvs641mm

Top specs and features

General info

1.supports total tilt
Asus PA279Q
Philips 221S3UCB/00

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

323mm

Best

Asus VP228N 21.5"

3.9mm

3.thickness

240mm

59mm

Best

LG 22EA53VQ

5.5mm

4.Has a swivel stand
Asus PA279Q
Philips 221S3UCB/00

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

5.Supports VESA mount
Asus PA279Q
Philips 221S3UCB/00

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.width

641mm

507mm

Best

Toshiba PA3923U-2LC3

340.5mm

Display

1.response time

6ms

5ms

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"

21.5"

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

Best

Sharp LB-1085

108"

3.has an IPS screen
Asus PA279Q
Philips 221S3UCB/00

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.resolution

2560 x 1440px

1920 x 1080px

Best

Dell UltraSharp UP3218K

7680 x 4320px

5.every pixel has three subpixels
Asus PA279Q
Philips 221S3UCB/00

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.

6.maximum horizontal viewing angle

178º

160º

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

150cd/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

Connectivity

1.has a HDMI output
Asus PA279Q
Philips 221S3UCB/00

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
Philips 221S3UCB/00

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

3.has a DVI connector
Asus PA279Q
Philips 221S3UCB/00

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

4.USB ports

7

1

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

Best

Asus PA279Q

7

Power

1.power consumption operation

49W

9W

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

Best

Sharp LB-1085

1.1W

2.power consumption on standby

0.5W

0.3W

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

Best

Asus MB168B Plus

0W

Features

1.has stereo speakers
Asus PA279Q
Philips 221S3UCB/00

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
Philips 221S3UCB/00

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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