67points

Asus ROG Swift PG278Q 27"

69points

Asus ROG Swift PG278QR 27"

Asus ROG Swift PG278Q 27"
Asus ROG Swift PG278QR 27"
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Asus ROG Swift PG278Q 27" vs Asus ROG Swift PG278QR 27"

Asus ROG Swift PG278Q 27"
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Why is Asus ROG Swift PG278Q 27" better than Asus ROG Swift PG278QR 27"?

  • 51.3W lower power consumption on operation
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    38.7W vs90W
  • 0.1mm thinner
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    237.9mmvs238mm
  • 0.2mm narrower
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    619.8mmvs620mm
  • 2 more USB count sides
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    2vs0
  • 0.1kg less shipping weight
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    10.5kgvs10.6kg

Why is Asus ROG Swift PG278QR 27" better than Asus ROG Swift PG278Q 27"?

  • Has a HDMI output
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  • 0.93% higher pixel density
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    109ppivs108ppi

Price comparison

Asus ROG Swift PG278Q 27"

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$179.13

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Asus ROG Swift PG278QR 27"

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$773.00

General info

1.supports total tilt
Asus ROG Swift PG278Q 27"
Asus ROG Swift PG278QR 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.Has a swivel stand
Asus ROG Swift PG278Q 27"
Asus ROG Swift PG278QR 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.
3.thickness

237.9mm

238mm

We consider a thinner chassis better because it makes the product more compact and portable. Thinness is a feature highlighted by many manufacturers of mobile devices, but it is essential for a wide range of products.
4.width

619.8mm

620mm

The width represents the horizontal dimension of the product. We consider a smaller width better because it assures easy maneuverability.
5.Supports VESA mount
Asus ROG Swift PG278Q 27"
Asus ROG Swift PG278QR 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.weight

7kg

7kg

We consider a lower weight better because lighter devices are more comfortable to carry. A lower weight is also an advantage for home appliances, as it makes transportation easier, and for many other types of products.

Display

1.response time

1ms

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.
2.resolution

2560 x 1440px

2560 x 1440px

Resolution is an essential indicator of a screen's image quality, representing the maximum amount of pixels that can be shown on the screen. The resolution is given as a compound value, comprised of horizontal and vertical pixels.
3.screen size

27"

27"

The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.
4.pixel density

108ppi

109ppi

Pixel density is a measurement of a screen's resolution, expressed as the number of pixels per inch (PPI) on the screen. A higher pixel density translates into more clarity and sharpness for the images rendered on the screen, thus improving the quality of the viewing experience.
5.LCD display with 3 subpixels per pixels
Asus ROG Swift PG278Q 27"
Asus ROG Swift PG278QR 27"
The device has an LCD display with 3 subpixels per pixel, resulting in sharp and crisp images. Pixels in some displays (like AMOLED) share one subpixel to preserve space. This can result in a less crisp, slightly blurred image.
6.has an LED-backlit display
Asus ROG Swift PG278Q 27"
Asus ROG Swift PG278QR 27"
Uses LED backlighting, resulting in better image quality, more vibrant colors and richer blacks.

Colors

1.luminance

350cd/m²

350cd/m²

Luminance is the intensity of light that a device emits.
2.contrast ratio

1000:1

1000:1

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.
3.display colors

16.7m

16.7m

Number of colors that a display can accurately reproduce.

Connectivity

1.has a HDMI output
Asus ROG Swift PG278Q 27"
Asus ROG Swift PG278QR 27"
Devices with a HDMI or mini HDMI port can transfer high definition video and audio to a display.
2.DisplayPort outputs

1

1

Allows you to connect to a display using DisplayPort.
3.has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
Asus ROG Swift PG278Q 27"
Asus ROG Swift PG278QR 27"
With a standard mini jack socket, you can use the device with most headphones.
4.USB ports (side)

2

0

The USB ports on the side are easier to access than those in the back and can be useful for plugging and unplugging devices quickly.
5.USB version

3

3

Newer USB versions are faster and have better power management.
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.

Power

1.operating power consumption

38.7W

90W

How much power the device consumes when it's switched on.
2.power consumption in standby mode

0.5W

0.5W

The power consumption in standby mode, also called energy-saving mode, measures the amount of power the device consumes when shut down but still plugged in.

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