73points

Asus ROG Swift PG278Q 27"

78points

HP Compaq L2311c

Asus ROG Swift PG278Q 27"
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HP Compaq L2311c
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Asus ROG Swift PG278Q 27" vs HP Compaq L2311c

Asus ROG Swift PG278Q 27"
HP Compaq L2311c
Asus ROG Swift PG278Q 27"
HP Compaq L2311c
73
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78
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Why is Asus ROG Swift PG278Q 27" better than HP Compaq L2311c?

  • 4ms less response time
    1msvs5ms
  • 16.3W lower power consumption on operation
    38.7W vs55W
  • 0.5W lower power consumption on standby
    0.5W vs1W
  • Supports VESA mount
  • Displays 3D with glasses
  • Supports portrait mode

Why is HP Compaq L2311c better than Asus ROG Swift PG278Q 27"?

  • Has an IPS screen
  • 1000x higher static contrast ratio
    1000000:1vs1000:1
  • 188.4mm thinner
    49.5mmvs237.9mm
  • 64.8mm narrower
    555mmvs619.8mm
  • 450g lighter
    6.55kgvs7000g
  • Has a VGA connector
  • Has a front camera
  • 1 more audio input ports
    1vs0

Top specs and features

General info

1.supports total tilt
Asus ROG Swift PG278Q 27"
HP Compaq L2311c

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

49.5mm

Best

LG 22EA53VQ

5.5mm

3.Supports VESA mount
Asus ROG Swift PG278Q 27"
HP Compaq L2311c

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.Has a swivel stand
Asus ROG Swift PG278Q 27"
HP Compaq L2311c

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

5.width

619.8mm

555mm

Best

Toshiba PA3923U-2LC3

340.5mm

6.weight

7kg

6.55kg

Best

Asus VX278Q 27"

4.5g

Display

1.pixel density

108ppi

96ppi

Best

Dell UltraSharp UP3218K

280ppi

2.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

3.screen size

27"

23"

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

Best

Sharp LB-1085

108"

4.has an IPS screen
Asus ROG Swift PG278Q 27"
HP Compaq L2311c

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. PLS (Plane to Line Switching) is a type of IPS screen developed by Samsung, which has increased brightness and lower production costs.

5.resolution

2560 x 1440px

1920 x 1080px

Best

Dell UltraSharp UP3218K

7680 x 4320px

6.every pixel has three subpixels
Asus ROG Swift PG278Q 27"
HP Compaq L2311c

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.

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.contrast ratio

1000:1

1000000:1

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.has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
Asus ROG Swift PG278Q 27"
HP Compaq L2311c

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

2.USB version

3

3

Newer USB versions are faster and have better power management.

Best

Acer H7 H277HU 27"

3.1

3.has a VGA connector
Asus ROG Swift PG278Q 27"
HP Compaq L2311c

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

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

Asus 27T1E

3

Power

1.power consumption operation

38.7W

55W

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

Best

Sharp LB-1085

1.1W

2.power consumption on standby

0.5W

1W

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

Best

Asus MB168B Plus

0W

Features

1.has a front camera
Asus ROG Swift PG278Q 27"
HP Compaq L2311c

A front camera, also called secondary camera, can be used for video chats/selfies.

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