75points

Asus ROG Swift PG278Q 27"

79points

BenQ XL2420TE

Asus ROG Swift PG278Q 27"
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Asus ROG Swift PG278Q 27" vs BenQ XL2420TE

Asus ROG Swift PG278Q 27"
BenQ XL2420TE
Asus ROG Swift PG278Q 27"
BenQ XL2420TE

Why is Asus ROG Swift PG278Q 27" better than BenQ XL2420TE?

  • Every pixel has three subpixels
  • 300g lighter
    7kgvs7300g
  • Displays 3D with glasses
  • Supports portrait mode

Why is BenQ XL2420TE better than Asus ROG Swift PG278Q 27"?

  • Has a HDMI output
  • 14.7W lower power consumption on operation
    24W vs38.7W
  • 12000x higher static contrast ratio
    12000000:1vs1000:1
  • Has a DVI connector
  • 1.6kg less shipping weight
    8.9kgvs10.5kg
  • 48.4mm narrower
    571.4mmvs619.8mm
  • Has a VGA connector
  • 118cm bigger range of height adjustment
    130cmvs12cm

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General info

1.supports total tilt
Asus ROG Swift PG278Q 27"
BenQ XL2420TE

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"
BenQ XL2420TE

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.shipping weight

10.5kg

8.9kg

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

Best

Asus VP247N 23.6"

0.8kg

4.weight

7kg

7.3kg

Best

Asus VX278Q 27"

4.5g

5.Supports VESA mount
Asus ROG Swift PG278Q 27"
BenQ XL2420TE

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.width

619.8mm

571.4mm

Best

Toshiba PA3923U-2LC3

340.5mm

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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.

Best

LG UltraGear 34GK950F 34"

1ms

2.every pixel has three subpixels
Asus ROG Swift PG278Q 27"
BenQ XL2420TE

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.

3.resolution

2560 x 1440px

1920 x 1080px

Best

Dell UltraSharp UP3218K

7680 x 4320px

4.pixel density

108ppi

91.79ppi

Best

Dell UltraSharp UP3218K

280ppi

5.has an LED-backlit display
Asus ROG Swift PG278Q 27"
BenQ XL2420TE

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

6.maximum horizontal viewing angle

170º

170º

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

Best

LG UltraGear 34GK950F 34"

178º

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Colors

1.contrast ratio

1000:1

12000000:1

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

2.luminance

350cd/m²

350cd/m²

Luminance is the intensity of light that a device emits.

Best

Acer Predator X35 35" UW-UXGA

1000cd/m²

3.display colors

16.7m

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 ROG Swift PG278Q 27"
BenQ XL2420TE

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

2.has a DVI connector
Asus ROG Swift PG278Q 27"
BenQ XL2420TE

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

3.has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
Asus ROG Swift PG278Q 27"
BenQ XL2420TE

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

4.has a VGA connector
Asus ROG Swift PG278Q 27"
BenQ XL2420TE

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

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Power

1.power consumption operation

38.7W

24W

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

Best

Sharp LB-1085

1.1W

2.power consumption on standby

0.5W

0.5W

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

Best

Asus MB168B Plus

0W

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