73points

Asus ROG Swift PG278Q 27"

69points

Dell E2216H 21.5"

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Asus ROG Swift PG278Q 27"
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Asus ROG Swift PG278Q 27" vs Dell E2216H 21.5"

Asus ROG Swift PG278Q 27"
Dell E2216H 21.5"
Asus ROG Swift PG278Q 27"
Dell E2216H 21.5"
73
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69
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Why is Asus ROG Swift PG278Q 27" better than Dell E2216H 21.5"?

  • 4ms less response time
    1msvs5ms
  • Has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
  • Has a swivel stand
  • Displays 3D with glasses
  • Supports portrait mode

Why is Dell E2216H 21.5" better than Asus ROG Swift PG278Q 27"?

  • 14.7W lower power consumption on operation
    24W vs38.7W
  • Has an IPS screen
  • 0.2W lower power consumption on standby
    0.3W vs0.5W
  • 57.8mm thinner
    180.1mmvs237.9mm
  • 4.14kg lighter
    2.86kgvs7000g
  • Has a VGA connector
  • 107.5mm narrower
    512.3mmvs619.8mm
  • 5.7kg less shipping weight
    4.8kgvs10.5kg

Top specs and features

General info

1.supports total tilt
Asus ROG Swift PG278Q 27"
Dell E2216H 21.5"

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.thickness

237.9mm

180.1mm

Best

LG 22EA53VQ

5.5mm

3.Has a swivel stand
Asus ROG Swift PG278Q 27"
Dell E2216H 21.5"

A swivel stand allows you to adjust the position of the display left or right, so you can position it to the desired angle.

4.Supports VESA mount
Asus ROG Swift PG278Q 27"
Dell E2216H 21.5"

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.width

619.8mm

512.3mm

Best

Toshiba PA3923U-2LC3

340.5mm

6.weight

7kg

2.86kg

Best

Asus VX278Q 27"

4.5g

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.pixel density

108ppi

100ppi

Best

Dell UltraSharp UP3218K

280ppi

3.screen size

27"

22"

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

Best

Sharp LB-1085

108"

4.every pixel has three subpixels
Asus ROG Swift PG278Q 27"
Dell E2216H 21.5"

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 ROG Swift PG278Q 27"
Dell E2216H 21.5"

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.

6.resolution

2560 x 1440px

1920 x 1080px

Best

Dell UltraSharp UP3218K

7680 x 4320px

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

3.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.

Best

Acer XB0 XB240H 24"

100000000:1

Connectivity

1.DisplayPort outputs

1

1

Allows you to connect to a display using DisplayPort.

Best

Dell UltaSharp U2417H 24"

2

2.has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
Asus ROG Swift PG278Q 27"
Dell E2216H 21.5"

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

3.has a VGA connector
Asus ROG Swift PG278Q 27"
Dell E2216H 21.5"

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

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

0.3W

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

Best

Asus MB168B Plus

0W

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