75points

Asus ROG Swift PG278Q 27"

87points

Dell S2716DG

Asus ROG Swift PG278Q 27"
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Asus ROG Swift PG278Q 27" vs Dell S2716DG

Asus ROG Swift PG278Q 27"
Dell S2716DG
Asus ROG Swift PG278Q 27"
Dell S2716DG

Why is Asus ROG Swift PG278Q 27" better than Dell S2716DG?

  • 8.3W lower power consumption on operation
    38.7W vs47W
  • Supports total tilt
  • Has a swivel stand
  • Displays 3D with glasses
  • Supports portrait mode

Why is Dell S2716DG better than Asus ROG Swift PG278Q 27"?

  • Has a HDMI output
  • Has an IPS screen
  • Has anti-glare coating
  • 0.4kg less shipping weight
    10.1kgvs10.5kg
  • 2.6kg lighter
    4.4kgvs7000g
  • 182.3mm thinner
    55.6mmvs237.9mm
  • 7.3mm narrower
    612.5mmvs619.8mm
  • 1 more audio input ports
    1vs0

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General info

1.supports total tilt
Asus ROG Swift PG278Q 27"
Dell S2716DG

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"
Dell S2716DG

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"
Dell S2716DG

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.thickness

237.9mm

55.6mm

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5.5mm

5.shipping weight

10.5kg

10.1kg

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

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0.8kg

6.weight

7kg

4.4kg

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4.5g

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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

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1ms

2.pixel density

108ppi

108ppi

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280ppi

3.screen size

27"

27"

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

Best

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108"

4.every pixel has three subpixels
Asus ROG Swift PG278Q 27"
Dell S2716DG

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 S2716DG

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

2560 x 1440px

Best

Dell UltraSharp UP3218K

7680 x 4320px

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Colors

1.luminance

350cd/m²

350cd/m²

Luminance is the intensity of light that a device emits.

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1000cd/m²

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.

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100000000:1

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Connectivity

1.has a HDMI output
Asus ROG Swift PG278Q 27"
Dell S2716DG

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 S2716DG

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

3.USB version

3

3

Newer USB versions are faster and have better power management.

Best

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3.1

4.audio input ports

0

1

More audio input ports mean that more audio devices such as microphones and keyboards can be connected at once.

Best

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3

5.has an external memory slot
Asus ROG Swift PG278Q 27"
Dell S2716DG

The device has a standard memory slot (such as an SD or micro SD card slot) so that you can either extend the internal storage with affordable memory modules or you can retrieve data, such as photographs, easily from a memory card.

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Power

1.power consumption operation

38.7W

47W

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

Best

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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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