84points

Asus PB278Q

78points

NEC PA241W-BK

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Asus PB278Q vs NEC PA241W-BK

Asus PB278Q
NEC PA241W-BK
Asus PB278Q
NEC PA241W-BK

Why is Asus PB278Q better than NEC PA241W-BK?

  • 3ms less response time
    5msvs8ms
  • 35W lower power consumption on operation
    60W vs95W
  • Has an LED-backlit display
  • Has stereo speakers
  • 0.5W lower power consumption on standby
    0.5W vs1W
  • 1.8kg lighter
    8.8kgvs10600g
  • Has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack

Why is NEC PA241W-BK better than Asus PB278Q?

  • Has an IPS screen
  • 60cd/m² more luminance
    360cd/m²vs300cd/m²
  • 189.9mm shorter
    362.4mmvs552.3mm
  • 133mm thinner
    85mmvs218mm
  • 86.2mm narrower
    556.8mmvs643mm
  • Supports color calibration
  • Supports multicomputer control
  • Has an ambient light sensor

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General info

1.supports total tilt
Asus PB278Q
NEC PA241W-BK

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

362.4mm

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3.9mm

3.thickness

218mm

85mm

Best

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5.5mm

4.weight

8.8kg

10.6kg

Best

Asus VX278Q 27"

4.5g

5.Supports VESA mount
Asus PB278Q
NEC PA241W-BK

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.Has a swivel stand
Asus PB278Q
NEC PA241W-BK

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

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Display

1.response time

5ms

8ms

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"

24"

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

Best

Sharp LB-1085

108"

3.every pixel has three subpixels
Asus PB278Q
NEC PA241W-BK

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 1200px

Best

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7680 x 4320px

5.has an IPS screen
Asus PB278Q
NEC PA241W-BK

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.has anti-glare
Asus PB278Q
NEC PA241W-BK

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

For example

LG UltraGear 34GK950F 34"

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Colors

1.luminance

300cd/m²

360cd/m²

Luminance is the intensity of light that a device emits.

Best

Acer Predator X35 35" UW-UXGA

1000cd/m²

2.supports color calibration
Asus PB278Q
NEC PA241W-BK

A properly calibrated screen represents colors as they are and i.e. you can conduct a photo shoot while verifying your photos in real time. An internal sensor and/or colorimeter is usually included for trouble-free calibration.

3.has an ambient light sensor
Asus PB278Q
NEC PA241W-BK

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

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Connectivity

1.has a HDMI output
Asus PB278Q
NEC PA241W-BK

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

2.HDMI ports

2

0

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
NEC PA241W-BK

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

4.has a VGA connector
Asus PB278Q
NEC PA241W-BK

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

5.has FireWire
Asus PB278Q
NEC PA241W-BK

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"

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Power

1.power consumption operation

60W

95W

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

Best

Sharp LB-1085

1.1W

2.power consumption on standby

0.5W

1W

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
NEC PA241W-BK

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

2.has a front camera
Asus PB278Q
NEC PA241W-BK

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

For example

LG 27MD5K 27"

3.has a child lock
Asus PB278Q
NEC PA241W-BK

A child lock enables adults to prevent or restrict children’s use of the device.

For example

Asus VP228N 21.5"

4.supports multicomputer control
Asus PB278Q
NEC PA241W-BK

This feature allows to connect several computers to one monitor and control it with just single keyboard and mouse, by using the monitor's built-in peripheral switcher.

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