90points

Asus PB287Q 28"

79points

Asus VG278HE 27"

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Asus PB287Q 28" vs Asus VG278HE 27"

Asus PB287Q 28"
Asus VG278HE 27"
Asus PB287Q 28"
Asus VG278HE 27"

Why is Asus PB287Q 28" better than Asus VG278HE 27"?

  • 1ms less response time
    1msvs2ms
  • 4.9mm shorter
    380.7mmvs385.6mm
  • 0.5W lower power consumption on standby
    0.5W vs1W
  • 0.4kg less shipping weight
    10.6kgvs11kg
  • 29.7mm thinner
    220mmvs249.7mm
  • Has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
  • 300g lighter
    7.9kgvs8200g
  • Supports PiP and PaP

Why is Asus VG278HE 27" better than Asus PB287Q 28"?

  • 0.9W lower power consumption on operation
    29.5W vs30.4W
  • 50000x higher static contrast ratio
    50000000:1vs1000:1
  • Has a DVI connector
  • 17mm narrower
    643mmvs660mm
  • 2W more audio output power
    2 x 3Wvs2 x 2W
  • Displays 3D with glasses

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General info

1.supports total tilt
Asus PB287Q 28"
Asus VG278HE 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

380.7mm

385.6mm

Best

Asus VP228N 21.5"

3.9mm

3.Supports VESA mount
Asus PB287Q 28"
Asus VG278HE 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

220mm

249.7mm

Best

LG 22EA53VQ

5.5mm

5.Has a swivel stand
Asus PB287Q 28"
Asus VG278HE 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

10.6kg

11kg

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

1ms

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.pixel density

157ppi

81ppi

Best

Dell UltraSharp UP3218K

280ppi

3.screen size

28"

27"

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

Best

Sharp LB-1085

108"

4.every pixel has three subpixels
Asus PB287Q 28"
Asus VG278HE 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.has an IPS screen
Asus PB287Q 28"
Asus VG278HE 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.

For example

LG UltraGear 34GK950F 34"

6.resolution

3840 x 2160px

1920 x 1080px

Best

Dell UltraSharp UP3218K

7680 x 4320px

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Colors

1.luminance

330cd/m²

300cd/m²

Luminance is the intensity of light that a device emits.

Best

Acer Predator X35 35" UW-UXGA

1000cd/m²

2.contrast ratio

1000:1

50000000:1

Contrast ratio is the visual distance between the lightest and the darkest colors that may be reproduced on the display. A high contrast ratio is desired, resulting in richer dark colors and more distinctive color gradation.

Best

Acer XB0 XB240H 24"

100000000:1

3.display colors

1073.7m

16.7m

Number of colors that a display can accurately reproduce.

Best

Dell UltraSharp UP2716D 27"

1074m

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Connectivity

1.has a HDMI output
Asus PB287Q 28"
Asus VG278HE 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 PB287Q 28"
Asus VG278HE 27"

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

4.has a DVI connector
Asus PB287Q 28"
Asus VG278HE 27"

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

5.has a VGA connector
Asus PB287Q 28"
Asus VG278HE 27"

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

For example

Philips Brilliance 492P8 49″

6.audio input ports

0

0

More audio input ports mean that more audio devices such as microphones and keyboards can be connected at once.

Best

Asus 27T1E

3

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Power

1.power consumption operation

30.4W

29.5W

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 PB287Q 28"
Asus VG278HE 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 2W

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

3.supports PiP and PaP
Asus PB287Q 28"
Asus VG278HE 27"

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.

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