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Asus PB278Q

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Asus ROG Swift PG278QR 27"

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Asus PB278Q vs Asus ROG Swift PG278QR 27"

Asus PB278Q
Asus ROG Swift PG278QR 27"
Asus PB278Q
Asus ROG Swift PG278QR 27"

Why is Asus PB278Q better than Asus ROG Swift PG278QR 27"?

  • 30W lower power consumption on operation
    60W vs90W
  • Has stereo speakers
  • 20mm thinner
    218mmvs238mm
  • Has a VGA connector

Why is Asus ROG Swift PG278QR 27" better than Asus PB278Q?

  • 4ms less response time
    1msvs5ms
  • 50cd/m² more luminance
    350cd/m²vs300cd/m²
  • 189.3mm shorter
    363mmvs552.3mm
  • 1.8kg lighter
    7kgvs8800g
  • 1.4kg less shipping weight
    10.6kgvs12kg
  • 23mm narrower
    620mmvs643mm
  • Displays 3D with glasses
  • Supports portrait mode

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General info

1.supports total tilt
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Asus ROG Swift PG278QR 27"

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

552.3mm

363mm

Best

Asus VP228N 21.5"

3.9mm

3.Supports VESA mount
Asus PB278Q
Asus ROG Swift PG278QR 27"

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.

4.thickness

218mm

238mm

Best

LG 22EA53VQ

5.5mm

5.Has a swivel stand
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Asus ROG Swift PG278QR 27"

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.shipping weight

12kg

10.6kg

The gross weight of the product when packaged, including all wrapping, and boxing.

Best

Asus VP247N 23.6"

0.8kg

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Display

1.response time

5ms

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

2.screen size

27"

27"

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

Best

Sharp LB-1085

108"

3.every pixel has three subpixels
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Asus ROG Swift PG278QR 27"

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.

4.resolution

2560 x 1440px

2560 x 1440px

Best

Dell UltraSharp UP3218K

7680 x 4320px

5.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

6.has an LED-backlit display
Asus PB278Q
Asus ROG Swift PG278QR 27"

Uses LED backlighting, resulting in better image quality, more vibrant colors and richer blacks.

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Colors

1.luminance

300cd/m²

350cd/m²

Luminance is the intensity of light that a device emits.

Best

Acer Predator X35 35" UW-UXGA

1000cd/m²

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Connectivity

1.has a HDMI output
Asus PB278Q
Asus ROG Swift PG278QR 27"

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

2.HDMI ports

2

1

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

Best

Acer HN274H

4

3.has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
Asus PB278Q
Asus ROG Swift PG278QR 27"

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

4.has a VGA connector
Asus PB278Q
Asus ROG Swift PG278QR 27"

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

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Power

1.power consumption operation

60W

90W

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

Best

Sharp LB-1085

1.1W

2.power consumption on standby

0.5W

0.5W

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

Best

Asus MB168B Plus

0W

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Features

1.has stereo speakers
Asus PB278Q
Asus ROG Swift PG278QR 27"

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

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