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Top 17%
Top 61%344 points
Top 61%
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Asus PA279Q vs Sony BVMF170: 24 facts in comparison

1. power consumption operation

How much power the device consumes when it's switched on.
49W
Sharp LB-1085: 1.1W
110W

2. every pixel has three subpixels

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.
Asus PA279Q
Sony BVMF170
85% have it

3. screen size

The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.
27"
Sharp LB-1085: 108"
16.5"

4. has a HDMI output

Devices with a HDMI or mini HDMI port can transfer high definition video and audio to a display.
Asus PA279Q
Sony BVMF170
60% have it

5. supports total tilt

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.
Asus PA279Q
Sony BVMF170
83% have it

6. weight

1.4kg lighter.
10kg
Asus VX278Q 27": 4.5g
8.6kg

7. has an IPS screen

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.
Asus PA279Q
Sony BVMF170
33% have it

8. has a DVI connector

Devices that have a DVI connector (usually computers and notebooks) can be connected to the TV set.
Asus PA279Q
Sony BVMF170
56% have it

9. resolution

1.78x higher resolution.
2560 x 1440px
Dell UltraSharp UP3218K: 7680 x 4320px
1080 x 1920px

10. height

276.6mm shorter.
559mm
Asus VP228N 21.5": 3.9mm
282.4mm

11. luminance

Luminance is the intensity of light that a device emits.
350cd/m²
Acer Predator X35 35" UW-UXGA: 1000cd/m²
100cd/m²

12. maximum horizontal viewing angle

Horizontal viewing angle is the maximum angle at which a display can be viewed with acceptable visual performance.
178º
Acer Predator X35 35" UW-UXGA: 178º
89º

13. has stereo speakers

Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience.
Asus PA279Q
Sony BVMF170
29% have it

14. supports swivel

Swivel is the ability for the monitor head to be rotated left or right. This enables users to share screen images without causing visual distortion.
Asus PA279Q
Sony BVMF170
34% have it

16. thickness

25.3mm thinner.
240mm
LG 22EA53VQ: 5.5mm
214.7mm

17. has an LED-backlit display

Uses LED backlighting, resulting in better image quality, more vibrant colors and richer blacks.
Asus PA279Q
Sony BVMF170
79% have it

18. Supports VESA mount

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.
Asus PA279Q
Sony BVMF170
69% have it

19. has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack

With a standard mini jack socket, you can use the device with most headphones.
Asus PA279Q
Sony BVMF170
41% have it

20. width

205mm narrower.
641mm
Toshiba PA3923U-2LC3: 340.5mm
436mm

21. supports Ethernet

Ethernet is a local area network technology.
Asus PA279Q
Sony BVMF170
3% have it

22. supports PiP and PaP

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.
Asus PA279Q
Sony BVMF170
9% have it

23. maximum vertical viewing angle

Vertical viewing angle is the maximum angle at which a display can be viewed with acceptable visual performance.
178º
Acer Predator X35 35" UW-UXGA: 178º
89º

24. supports portrait mode

The screen can be turned into portrait mode which is better to view isolated images like documents, photos, etc.
Asus PA279Q
Sony BVMF170
11% have it

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