81points

Asus PB278Q

76points

Asus VG278H 27"

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Asus PB278Q vs Asus VG278H 27"

Asus PB278Q
Asus VG278H 27"
Asus PB278Q
Asus VG278H 27"
81
points
76
points

Why is Asus PB278Q better than Asus VG278H 27"?

  • 1.78x higher resolution
    2560 x 1440pxvs1920 x 1080px
  • 1 more HDMI ports
    2vs1
  • 8º wider horizontal viewing angle
    178ºvs170º
  • 0.5W lower power consumption on standby
    0.5W vs1W
  • 31.7mm thinner
    218mmvs249.7mm
  • 18º wider vertical viewing angle
    178ºvs160º

Why is Asus VG278H 27" better than Asus PB278Q?

  • 3ms less response time
    2msvs5ms
  • 30W lower power consumption on operation
    30W vs60W
  • Has a DVI connector
  • 152.1mm shorter
    400.2mmvs552.3mm
  • 800g lighter
    8kgvs8800g
  • 2kg less shipping weight
    10kgvs12kg
  • Displays 3D with glasses
  • Displays 3D

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 PB278Q
Asus VG278H 27"
2.height
?

Best

Asus VP228N 21.5"

3.9mm

552.3mm

400.2mm

3.thickness
?

Best

LG 22EA53VQ

5.5mm

218mm

249.7mm

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

Asus PB278Q
Asus VG278H 27"
5.Supports VESA mount
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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 PB278Q
Asus VG278H 27"
6.weight
?

Best

Asus VX278Q 27"

4.5g

8.8kg

8kg

Display

1.response time
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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

5ms

2ms

2.resolution
?

Best

Dell UltraSharp UP3218K

7680 x 4320px

2560 x 1440px

1920 x 1080px

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

Best

Sharp LB-1085

108"

27"

27"

4.has an IPS screen
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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.

For example

LG UltraGear 34GK950F 34"

Asus PB278Q
Asus VG278H 27"
5.LCD display with 3 subpixels per pixels
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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 PB278Q
Asus VG278H 27"
6.maximum horizontal viewing angle
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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
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Luminance is the intensity of light that a device emits.

Best

Acer Predator X35 35" UW-UXGA

1000cd/m²

300cd/m²

300cd/m²

Connectivity

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

Asus PB278Q
Asus VG278H 27"
2.HDMI ports
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More HDMI ports mean that you can simultaneously connect numerous devices, such as video game consoles and set-top boxes.

Best

Acer HN274H

4

2

1

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

Asus PB278Q
Asus VG278H 27"
4.has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
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With a standard mini jack socket, you can use the device with most headphones.

Asus PB278Q
Asus VG278H 27"
5.has a VGA connector
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VGA connector is a widespread connector and is found on many video cards, computer monitors, and some television sets.

Asus PB278Q
Asus VG278H 27"
6.has FireWire
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A FireWire port allows fast transfers of big files such as HD movies. However, newer USB versions achieve a similar speed.

For example

Dell S2316H 23"

Asus PB278Q
Asus VG278H 27"

Power

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

Best

Sharp LB-1085

1.1W

60W

30W

2.power consumption on standby
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How much power the device consumes when shut down but still plugged in.

Best

Asus MB168B Plus

0W

0.5W

1W

Features

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

Asus PB278Q
Asus VG278H 27"
2.audio output power
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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 3W

2 x 3W

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