75points

Asus ROG Swift PG278Q 27"

71points

HP Pavilion 27xw

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Asus ROG Swift PG278Q 27" vs HP Pavilion 27xw

Asus ROG Swift PG278Q 27"
HP Pavilion 27xw
Asus ROG Swift PG278Q 27"
HP Pavilion 27xw

Why is Asus ROG Swift PG278Q 27" better than HP Pavilion 27xw?

  • 7ms less response time
    1msvs8ms
  • Supports total tilt
  • Has a swivel stand
  • Supports VESA mount
  • Has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
  • 2.7mm narrower
    619.8mmvs622.5mm
  • Displays 3D with glasses
  • Supports portrait mode

Why is HP Pavilion 27xw better than Asus ROG Swift PG278Q 27"?

  • 6.7W lower power consumption on operation
    32W vs38.7W
  • Has an IPS screen
  • Has anti-glare coating
  • 8º wider horizontal viewing angle
    178ºvs170º
  • 18º wider vertical viewing angle
    178ºvs160º
  • 1.4kg lighter
    5.6kgvs7000g
  • 2kg less shipping weight
    8.5kgvs10.5kg
  • 72.8mm thinner
    165.1mmvs237.9mm

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General info

1.supports total tilt
Asus ROG Swift PG278Q 27"
HP Pavilion 27xw

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"
HP Pavilion 27xw

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"
HP Pavilion 27xw

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

165.1mm

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5.5mm

5.shipping weight

10.5kg

8.5kg

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

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0.8kg

6.weight

7kg

5.6kg

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4.5g

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Display

1.response time

1ms

8ms

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

82ppi

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280ppi

3.screen size

27"

27"

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

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108"

4.every pixel has three subpixels
Asus ROG Swift PG278Q 27"
HP Pavilion 27xw

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"
HP Pavilion 27xw

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

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Colors

1.luminance

350cd/m²

250cd/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

3.display colors

16.7m

16.7m

Number of colors that a display can accurately reproduce.

Best

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1074m

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Connectivity

1.has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
Asus ROG Swift PG278Q 27"
HP Pavilion 27xw

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

2.has a VGA connector
Asus ROG Swift PG278Q 27"
HP Pavilion 27xw

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

32W

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

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0W

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