82points

Asus PB298Q

74points

Samsung S27C590H

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Asus PB298Q vs Samsung S27C590H

Asus PB298Q
Samsung S27C590H
Asus PB298Q
Samsung S27C590H
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points
74
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Why is Asus PB298Q better than Samsung S27C590H?

  • Every pixel has three subpixels
  • 3.3W lower power consumption on operation
    31.7W vs35W
  • Has an IPS screen
  • Has a DVI connector
  • Supports VESA mount
  • Has a swivel stand
  • Supports portrait mode

Why is Samsung S27C590H better than Asus PB298Q?

  • 8mm shorter
    368mmvs376mm
  • 0.16W lower power consumption on standby
    0.34W vs0.5W
  • 170mm thinner
    48mmvs218mm
  • 74mm narrower
    626mmvs700mm
  • 3.6kg lighter
    4.9kgvs8500g
  • Has a VGA connector
  • 5.2kg less shipping weight
    7kgvs12.2kg
  • Has a sleep timer

Top specs and features

General info

1.supports total tilt
Asus PB298Q
Samsung S27C590H

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

376mm

368mm

Best

Asus VP228N 21.5"

3.9mm

3.thickness

218mm

48mm

Best

LG 22EA53VQ

5.5mm

4.Supports VESA mount
Asus PB298Q
Samsung S27C590H

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.

5.Has a swivel stand
Asus PB298Q
Samsung S27C590H

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.width

700mm

626mm

Best

Toshiba PA3923U-2LC3

340.5mm

Display

1.response time

5ms

5ms

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

29"

27"

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

Best

Sharp LB-1085

108"

3.every pixel has three subpixels
Asus PB298Q
Samsung S27C590H

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.has an IPS screen
Asus PB298Q
Samsung S27C590H

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.

5.resolution

2560 x 1080px

1920 x 1080px

Best

Dell UltraSharp UP3218K

7680 x 4320px

6.maximum horizontal viewing angle

178º

178º

Horizontal viewing angle is the maximum angle at which a display can be viewed with acceptable visual performance.

Best

LG UltraGear 34GK950F 34"

178º

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 PB298Q
Samsung S27C590H

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

2.HDMI ports

1

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 PB298Q
Samsung S27C590H

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

4.has a DVI connector
Asus PB298Q
Samsung S27C590H

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

5.has a VGA connector
Asus PB298Q
Samsung S27C590H

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

Power

1.power consumption operation

31.7W

35W

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

Best

Sharp LB-1085

1.1W

2.power consumption on standby

0.5W

0.34W

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

Best

Asus MB168B Plus

0W

3.has a sleep timer
Asus PB298Q
Samsung S27C590H

A sleep timer is a function that shuts off the power after a preset amount of time.

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