75points

Asus ROG Swift PG278Q 27"

76points

Dell S2240L

Asus ROG Swift PG278Q 27"
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Asus ROG Swift PG278Q 27" vs Dell S2240L

Asus ROG Swift PG278Q 27"
Dell S2240L
Asus ROG Swift PG278Q 27"
Dell S2240L

Why is Asus ROG Swift PG278Q 27" better than Dell S2240L?

  • 6ms less response time
    1msvs7ms
  • Has a swivel stand
  • Has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
  • Displays 3D with glasses
  • Supports portrait mode

Why is Dell S2240L better than Asus ROG Swift PG278Q 27"?

  • Has a HDMI output
  • 20.7W lower power consumption on operation
    18W vs38.7W
  • Has an IPS screen
  • 8º wider horizontal viewing angle
    178ºvs170º
  • 18º wider vertical viewing angle
    178ºvs160º
  • 3.3kg lighter
    3.7kgvs7000g
  • 5.6kg less shipping weight
    4.9kgvs10.5kg
  • Has a VGA connector

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General info

1.supports total tilt
Asus ROG Swift PG278Q 27"
Dell S2240L

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.weight

7kg

3.7kg

Best

Asus VX278Q 27"

4.5g

3.shipping weight

10.5kg

4.9kg

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

Best

Asus VP247N 23.6"

0.8kg

4.Supports VESA mount
Asus ROG Swift PG278Q 27"
Dell S2240L

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 ROG Swift PG278Q 27"
Dell S2240L

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

619.8mm

499.1mm

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Toshiba PA3923U-2LC3

340.5mm

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Display

1.response time

1ms

7ms

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"

21.5"

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"
Dell S2240L

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

1920 x 1080px

Best

Dell UltraSharp UP3218K

7680 x 4320px

5.pixel density

108ppi

102ppi

Best

Dell UltraSharp UP3218K

280ppi

6.has an IPS screen
Asus ROG Swift PG278Q 27"
Dell S2240L

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.

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Colors

1.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

2.luminance

350cd/m²

250cd/m²

Luminance is the intensity of light that a device emits.

Best

Acer Predator X35 35" UW-UXGA

1000cd/m²

3.has an ambient light sensor
Asus ROG Swift PG278Q 27"
Dell S2240L

An ambient light sensor adjusts the luminance of the device according to the amount of natural light that surrounds it.

For example

Samsung CHG90 49"

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Connectivity

1.has a HDMI output
Asus ROG Swift PG278Q 27"
Dell S2240L

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

2.has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
Asus ROG Swift PG278Q 27"
Dell S2240L

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 S2240L

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

18W

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

3.has a sleep timer
Asus ROG Swift PG278Q 27"
Dell S2240L

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

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