83points

Asus PB278Q

76points

Asus VP278H 27"

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Asus PB278Q vs Asus VP278H 27"

Asus PB278Q
Asus VP278H 27"
Asus PB278Q
Asus VP278H 27"
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Why is Asus PB278Q better than Asus VP278H 27"?

  • Has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
  • Has a swivel stand
  • 1.4mm thinner
    218mmvs219.4mm

Why is Asus VP278H 27" better than Asus PB278Q?

  • 4ms less response time
    1msvs5ms
  • 41.2W lower power consumption on operation
    18.8W vs60W
  • Has anti-glare coating
  • 169.2mm shorter
    383.1mmvs552.3mm
  • 1.6mm narrower
    641.4mmvs643mm
  • 4kg lighter
    4.8kgvs8800g
  • 4.8kg less shipping weight
    7.2kgvs12kg

Top specs and features

General info

1.supports total tilt
Asus PB278Q
Asus VP278H 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

383.1mm

Best

Asus VP228N 21.5"

3.9mm

3.thickness

218mm

219.4mm

Best

LG 22EA53VQ

5.5mm

4.Has a swivel stand
Asus PB278Q
Asus VP278H 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.

5.Supports VESA mount
Asus PB278Q
Asus VP278H 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.

6.width

643mm

641.4mm

Best

Toshiba PA3923U-2LC3

340.5mm

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.has an IPS screen
Asus PB278Q
Asus VP278H 27"

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"

4.every pixel has three subpixels
Asus PB278Q
Asus VP278H 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.

5.resolution

2560 x 1440px

1920 x 1080px

Best

Dell UltraSharp UP3218K

7680 x 4320px

6.has anti-glare coating
Asus PB278Q
Asus VP278H 27"

Anti-glare helps to reduce the external reflections of light coming from outside the display.

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

2.has an ambient light sensor
Asus PB278Q
Asus VP278H 27"

An ambient light sensor adjusts the luminance of the device according to the amount of natural light that surrounds it.

For example

Samsung CHG90 49"

Connectivity

1.has a HDMI output
Asus PB278Q
Asus VP278H 27"

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

2.HDMI ports

2

2

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 VP278H 27"

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

4.has a DVI connector
Asus PB278Q
Asus VP278H 27"

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

For example

Samsung CJ791

5.has a VGA connector
Asus PB278Q
Asus VP278H 27"

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

6.has FireWire
Asus PB278Q
Asus VP278H 27"

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"

Power

1.power consumption operation

60W

18.8W

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

Features

1.has stereo speakers
Asus PB278Q
Asus VP278H 27"

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

2.audio output power

2 x 3W

2 x 2W

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

3.has DTS Surround
Asus PB278Q
Asus VP278H 27"

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

For example

Acer S7 S277HK 27"

4.supports Dolby Digital Plus
Asus PB278Q
Asus VP278H 27"

If a device supports Dolby Digital Plus it can deliver up to fourteen different audio channels (sides) with improved bitrates, for a much better sound quality.

For example

LG UltraGear 34GK950F 34"

5.has a search browser
Asus PB278Q
Asus VP278H 27"

With a search browser application you can surf the internet from your device.

For example

Philips Brilliance 492P8 49″

6.supports common interface
Asus PB278Q
Asus VP278H 27"

This is a technology which allows separation of the TV screen and the decoder. It is used for pay-to-view TV (like Apple TV).

For example

LG UltraGear 34GK950F 34"

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