91points

Asus PB238Q

85points

Samsung U28D590D

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Asus PB238Q vs Samsung U28D590D

Asus PB238Q
Samsung U28D590D
Asus PB238Q
Samsung U28D590D
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Why is Asus PB238Q better than Samsung U28D590D?

  • 10W lower power consumption on operation
    22W vs32W
  • Has an IPS screen
  • 86.3mm shorter
    323.7mmvs410mm
  • Has stereo speakers
  • Has a DVI connector
  • Supports VESA mount
  • 7.1mm thinner
    57.6mmvs64.7mm
  • 300g lighter
    5.5kgvs5800g

Why is Samsung U28D590D better than Asus PB238Q?

  • 5ms less response time
    1msvs6ms
  • 21.74% bigger screen size
    28"vs23"
  • 4x higher resolution
    3840 x 2160pxvs1920 x 1080px
  • 1.64x higher pixel density
    157.35ppivs95.78ppi
  • 120cd/m² more luminance
    370cd/m²vs250cd/m²
  • Has an LED-backlit display
  • 0.2W lower power consumption on standby
    0.3W vs0.5W
  • 1kg less shipping weight
    7.4kgvs8.4kg

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General info

1.supports total tilt
Asus PB238Q
Samsung U28D590D

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

323.7mm

410mm

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3.9mm

3.thickness

57.6mm

64.7mm

Best

LG 22EA53VQ

5.5mm

4.Supports VESA mount
Asus PB238Q
Samsung U28D590D

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.Has a swivel stand
Asus PB238Q
Samsung U28D590D

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

6.weight

5.5kg

5.8kg

Best

Asus VX278Q 27"

4.5g

Display

1.pixel density

95.78ppi

157.35ppi

Best

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280ppi

2.response time

6ms

1ms

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

3.screen size

23"

28"

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

Best

Sharp LB-1085

108"

4.resolution

1920 x 1080px

3840 x 2160px

Best

Dell UltraSharp UP3218K

7680 x 4320px

5.has an IPS screen
Asus PB238Q
Samsung U28D590D

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.

6.maximum horizontal viewing angle

178º

170º

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

250cd/m²

370cd/m²

Luminance is the intensity of light that a device emits.

Best

Acer Predator X35 35" UW-UXGA

1000cd/m²

2.contrast ratio

80000000:1

10000000:1

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.

Best

Acer XB0 XB240H 24"

100000000:1

Connectivity

1.has a HDMI output
Asus PB238Q
Samsung U28D590D

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 PB238Q
Samsung U28D590D

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

3.has a DVI connector
Asus PB238Q
Samsung U28D590D

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

4.has a VGA connector
Asus PB238Q
Samsung U28D590D

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

5.HDMI ports (side)

1

2

HDMI ports on the side are easier to access than those in the back and can be useful for plugging and unplugging devices quickly.

Best

Asus ProArt PA27AQ 27"

2

Power

1.power consumption operation

22W

32W

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

3.has a sleep timer
Asus PB238Q
Samsung U28D590D

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

Features

1.has stereo speakers
Asus PB238Q
Samsung U28D590D

Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience.

Miscellaneous

1.Supports 4K resolution
Asus PB238Q
Samsung U28D590D

Allows you to view in ultra-high definition.

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