73points

Asus ROG Swift PG278Q 27"

69points

Asus VH197C

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23 facts in comparison

Asus ROG Swift PG278Q 27" vs Asus VH197C

Asus ROG Swift PG278Q 27"
Asus VH197C
Asus ROG Swift PG278Q 27"
Asus VH197C
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Why is Asus ROG Swift PG278Q 27" better than Asus VH197C?

  • 4ms less response time
    1msvs5ms
  • Has an LED-backlit display
  • 1.5W lower power consumption on standby
    0.5W vs2W
  • Has a swivel stand
  • Displays 3D with glasses
  • Supports portrait mode

Why is Asus VH197C better than Asus ROG Swift PG278Q 27"?

  • 18.7W lower power consumption on operation
    20W vs38.7W
  • Has stereo speakers
  • Has a DVI connector
  • 3.7kg lighter
    3.3kgvs7000g
  • 10º wider vertical viewing angle
    170ºvs160º
  • 177.8mm narrower
    442mmvs619.8mm
  • Has a VGA connector
  • 5.3kg less shipping weight
    5.2kgvs10.5kg

Top specs and features

General info

1.supports total tilt
Asus ROG Swift PG278Q 27"
Asus VH197C

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 VH197C

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.Supports VESA mount
Asus ROG Swift PG278Q 27"
Asus VH197C

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.width

619.8mm

442mm

Best

Toshiba PA3923U-2LC3

340.5mm

5.weight

7kg

3.3kg

Best

Asus VX278Q 27"

4.5g

6.shipping weight

10.5kg

5.2kg

The gross weight of the product when packaged, including all wrapping, and boxing.

Best

Asus VP247N 23.6"

0.8kg

Display

1.response time

1ms

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

27"

18.5"

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

Best

Sharp LB-1085

108"

3.every pixel has three subpixels
Asus ROG Swift PG278Q 27"
Asus VH197C

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

1366 x 768px

Best

Dell UltraSharp UP3218K

7680 x 4320px

5.maximum horizontal viewing angle

170º

160º

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

Best

LG UltraGear 34GK950F 34"

178º

6.has an LED-backlit display
Asus ROG Swift PG278Q 27"
Asus VH197C

Uses LED backlighting, resulting in better image quality, more vibrant colors and richer blacks.

Colors

1.luminance

350cd/m²

250cd/m²

Luminance is the intensity of light that a device emits.

Best

Acer Predator X35 35" UW-UXGA

1000cd/m²

2.display colors

16.7m

16.7m

Number of colors that a display can accurately reproduce.

Best

Dell UltraSharp UP2716D 27"

1074m

Connectivity

1.has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
Asus ROG Swift PG278Q 27"
Asus VH197C

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

2.has a DVI connector
Asus ROG Swift PG278Q 27"
Asus VH197C

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

3.has a VGA connector
Asus ROG Swift PG278Q 27"
Asus VH197C

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

Power

1.power consumption operation

38.7W

20W

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

Best

Sharp LB-1085

1.1W

2.power consumption on standby

0.5W

2W

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

Best

Asus MB168B Plus

0W

Features

1.has stereo speakers
Asus ROG Swift PG278Q 27"
Asus VH197C

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

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