83points

Asus PB278Q

81points

Asus VK278Q

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Asus PB278Q vs Asus VK278Q

Asus PB278Q
Asus VK278Q
Asus PB278Q
Asus VK278Q
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81
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Why is Asus PB278Q better than Asus VK278Q?

  • Has a HDMI output
  • 1.5W lower power consumption on standby
    0.5W vs2W
  • 2mm thinner
    218mmvs220mm
  • Has a swivel stand

Why is Asus VK278Q better than Asus PB278Q?

  • 3ms less response time
    2msvs5ms
  • 15W lower power consumption on operation
    45W vs60W
  • 92.3mm shorter
    460mmvs552.3mm
  • Has a DVI connector
  • 2.3kg lighter
    6.5kgvs8800g
  • Supports PiP and PaP
  • 2.2kg less shipping weight
    9.8kgvs12kg
  • Has a front camera

Top specs and features

General info

1.supports total tilt
Asus PB278Q
Asus VK278Q

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

460mm

Best

Asus VP228N 21.5"

3.9mm

3.thickness

218mm

220mm

Best

LG 22EA53VQ

5.5mm

4.Has a swivel stand
Asus PB278Q
Asus VK278Q

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

5.Supports VESA mount
Asus PB278Q
Asus VK278Q

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.

6.width

643mm

643mm

Best

Toshiba PA3923U-2LC3

340.5mm

Display

1.response time

5ms

2ms

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
Asus PB278Q
Asus VK278Q

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

1920 x 1080px

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 VK278Q

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

Colors

1.luminance

300cd/m²

300cd/m²

Luminance is the intensity of light that a device emits.

Best

Acer Predator X35 35" UW-UXGA

1000cd/m²

Connectivity

1.has a HDMI output
Asus PB278Q
Asus VK278Q

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 PB278Q
Asus VK278Q

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

3.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

4.has a DVI connector
Asus PB278Q
Asus VK278Q

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

5.has a VGA connector
Asus PB278Q
Asus VK278Q

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

Power

1.power consumption operation

60W

45W

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

Best

Sharp LB-1085

1.1W

2.power consumption on standby

0.5W

2W

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

Best

Asus MB168B Plus

0W

Features

1.has stereo speakers
Asus PB278Q
Asus VK278Q

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 PB278Q
Asus VK278Q

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.

3.audio output power

2 x 3W

2 x 3W

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

4.has a front camera
Asus PB278Q
Asus VK278Q

A front camera, also called secondary camera, can be used for video chats/selfies.

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