88points

Asus PB238Q

77points

Samsung T27B550EW

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Asus PB238Q vs Samsung T27B550EW

Asus PB238Q
Samsung T27B550EW
Asus PB238Q
Samsung T27B550EW
88
points
Asus PB238Q
77
points
Samsung T27B550EW

Why is Asus PB238Q better than Samsung T27B550EW?

  • Has an IPS screen
    ?
  • 80000x higher static contrast ratio
    ?

    80000000:1vs1000:1
  • 8º wider horizontal viewing angle
    ?

    178ºvs170º
  • 143.3mm shorter
    323.7mmvs467mm
  • Has a swivel stand
    ?
  • 18º wider vertical viewing angle
    ?

    178ºvs160º
  • 194.4mm thinner
    57.6mmvs252mm
  • 100g lighter
    5.5kgvs5600g

Why is Samsung T27B550EW better than Asus PB238Q?

  • 1ms less response time
    ?

    5msvs6ms
  • 17.39% bigger screen size
    ?

    27"vs23"
  • LCD display with 3 subpixels per pixels
    ?
  • 50cd/m² more luminance
    ?

    300cd/m²vs250cd/m²
  • 1 more HDMI ports
    ?

    2vs1
  • Has an LED-backlit display
    ?
  • Supports PiP and PaP
    ?
  • Has DTS Surround
    ?

General info

1.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 PB238Q
Samsung T27B550EW
2.height
?

Best

Asus VP228N 21.5"

3.9mm

323.7mm

467mm

3.thickness
?

Best

LG 22EA53VQ

5.5mm

57.6mm

252mm

4.Has a swivel stand
?

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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Samsung T27B550EW
5.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 PB238Q
Samsung T27B550EW
6.weight
?

Best

Asus VX278Q 27"

4.5g

5.5kg

5.6kg

Display

1.response time
?

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

6ms

5ms

2.resolution
?

Best

Dell UltraSharp UP3218K

7680 x 4320px

1920 x 1080px

1920 x 1080px

3.screen size
?

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

Best

Sharp LB-1085

108"

23"

27"

4.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. PLS (Plane to Line Switching) is a type of IPS screen developed by Samsung, which has increased brightness and lower production costs.

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Samsung T27B550EW
5.LCD display with 3 subpixels per pixels
?

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.

Asus PB238Q
Samsung T27B550EW
6.maximum horizontal viewing angle
?

Horizontal viewing angle is the maximum angle at which a display can be viewed with acceptable visual performance.

Best

LG UltraGear 34GK950F 34"

178º

178º

170º

Colors

1.luminance
?

Luminance is the intensity of light that a device emits.

Best

Acer Predator X35 35" UW-UXGA

1000cd/m²

250cd/m²

300cd/m²

2.contrast ratio
?

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.

Best

Acer XB0 XB240H 24"

100000000:1

80000000:1

1000:1

Connectivity

1.has a HDMI output
?

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

Asus PB238Q
Samsung T27B550EW
2.HDMI ports
?

More HDMI ports mean that you can simultaneously connect numerous devices, such as video game consoles and set-top boxes.

Best

Acer HN274H

4

1

2

3.has a DVI connector
?

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

Asus PB238Q
Samsung T27B550EW
4.has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
?

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

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Samsung T27B550EW
5.has a VGA connector
?

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

Asus PB238Q
Samsung T27B550EW
6.USB ports
?

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

Best

Asus PA279Q

7

5

2

Features

1.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 PB238Q
Samsung T27B550EW
2.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 PB238Q
Samsung T27B550EW
3.audio output power
?

Audio output power is based on the number of speakers and their power in watts. High audio output power results in loud, clear sounds.

Best

Apple Thunderbolt Display

2 x 24.5W

2 x 2W

2 x 5W

4.has DTS Surround
?

DTS Surround is a high-quality audio codec that supports up to six audio channels, with good bitrates and audio quality.

Asus PB238Q
Samsung T27B550EW
5.can be controlled remotely
?

A remote control allows you to control the device remotely. The remote control can be included or optional.

Asus PB238Q
Samsung T27B550EW
6.supports Dolby Digital
?

If the device supports Dolby Digital it can deliver up to six different audio channels (sides) for a much better sound quality.

Asus PB238Q
Samsung T27B550EW

Miscellaneous

1.has a DVB-C decoder
?

DVB-C is a Digital Video Broadcasting via Cable and it is the standard for the broadcast transmission of digital television over cable.

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Samsung T27B550EW
2.has a DVB-T decoder
?

A DVB-T is a Digital Video Broadcasting and it's a digital version of cable television.

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