84points

Asus PB238Q

82points

NEC MultiSync PA271W

Asus PB238Q
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Asus PB238Q vs NEC MultiSync PA271W

Asus PB238Q
NEC MultiSync PA271W
84
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Asus PB238Q
82
points
NEC MultiSync PA271W

Why is Asus PB238Q better than NEC MultiSync PA271W?

  • 1ms less response time
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    6msvs7ms
  • Has a HDMI output
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  • 95W lower power consumption on operation
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    22W vs117W
  • 80000x higher static contrast ratio
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    80000000:1vs1000:1
  • 72.3mm shorter
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    323.7mmvs396mm
  • Has stereo speakers
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  • 0.9W lower power consumption on standby
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    0.5W vs1.4W
  • 91.6mm narrower
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    548.4mmvs640mm

Why is NEC MultiSync PA271W better than Asus PB238Q?

  • 1.78x higher resolution
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    2560 x 1440pxvs1920 x 1080px
  • 17.39% bigger screen size
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    27"vs23"
  • 50cd/m² more luminance
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    300cd/m²vs250cd/m²
  • LCD display with 3 subpixels per pixels
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  • 1053.3m more display colors
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    1070mvs16.7m
  • Supports PiP and PaP
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  • Supports portrait mode
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  • Has an ambient light sensor
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Price comparison

General info

1.supports total tilt
Asus PB238Q
NEC MultiSync PA271W
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 PB238Q
NEC MultiSync PA271W
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

323.7mm

396mm

The height represents the vertical dimension of the product. We consider a smaller height better because it assures easy maneuverability.
4.width

548.4mm

640mm

The width represents the horizontal dimension of the product. We consider a smaller width better because it assures easy maneuverability.
5.thickness

57.6mm

235mm

We consider a thinner chassis better because it makes the product more compact and portable. Thinness is a feature highlighted by many manufacturers of mobile devices, but it is essential for a wide range of products.
6.Supports VESA mount
Asus PB238Q
NEC MultiSync PA271W
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.

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.
2.resolution

1920 x 1080px

2560 x 1440px

Resolution is an essential indicator of a screen's image quality, representing the maximum amount of pixels that can be shown on the screen. The resolution is given as a compound value, comprised of horizontal and vertical pixels.
3.screen size

23"

27"

The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.
4.LCD display with 3 subpixels per pixels
Asus PB238Q
NEC MultiSync PA271W
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.has an IPS screen
Asus PB238Q
NEC MultiSync PA271W
IPS (In-Plane Switching) is a technology used for LCDs. It was designed to overcome the main limitations of conventional twisted nematic TFT displays: limited viewing angles and low-quality color reproduction. PLS (Plane-to-Line Switching) is a type of IPS screen developed by Samsung, with increased brightness and lower production costs.
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.

Colors

1.luminance

250cd/m²

300cd/m²

Luminance is the intensity of light that a device emits.
2.contrast ratio

80000000:1

1000:1

Contrast ratio is the visual distance between the lightest and the darkest colors that may be reproduced on the display. A high contrast ratio is desired, resulting in richer dark colors and more distinctive color gradation.
3.display colors

16.7m

1070m

Number of colors that a display can accurately reproduce.
4.has an ambient light sensor
Asus PB238Q
NEC MultiSync PA271W
An ambient light sensor adjusts the luminance of the device according to the amount of natural light that surrounds it.

Connectivity

1.has a HDMI output
Asus PB238Q
NEC MultiSync PA271W
Devices with a HDMI or mini HDMI port can transfer high definition video and audio to a display.
2.has a DVI connector
Asus PB238Q
NEC MultiSync PA271W
Devices that have a DVI connector (usually computers and notebooks) can be connected to the TV set.
3.USB ports

5

2

With more USB ports, you are able to connect more devices.
4.has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
Asus PB238Q
NEC MultiSync PA271W
With a standard mini jack socket, you can use the device with most headphones.
5.has a VGA connector
Asus PB238Q
NEC MultiSync PA271W
VGA connector is a widespread connector and is found on many video cards, computer monitors, and some television sets.

Power

1.operating power consumption

22W

117W

How much power the device consumes when it's switched on.
2.power consumption in standby mode

0.5W

1.4W

The power consumption in standby mode, also called energy-saving mode, measures the amount of power the device consumes when shut down but still plugged in.

Features

1.has stereo speakers
Asus PB238Q
NEC MultiSync PA271W
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
Asus PB238Q
NEC MultiSync PA271W
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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