73points

Asus ROG Swift PG278Q 27"

85points

LG 22MD4K 22"

Asus ROG Swift PG278Q 27"
Comparison winner
LG 22MD4K 22"
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Asus ROG Swift PG278Q 27" vs LG 22MD4K 22"

Asus ROG Swift PG278Q 27"
LG 22MD4K 22"
Asus ROG Swift PG278Q 27"
LG 22MD4K 22"
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85
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Why is Asus ROG Swift PG278Q 27" better than LG 22MD4K 22"?

  • 11ms less response time
    1msvs12ms
  • 81.3W lower power consumption on operation
    38.7W vs120W
  • 0.7W lower power consumption on standby
    0.5W vs1.2W
  • Has a swivel stand
  • Has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
  • Displays 3D with glasses
  • Supports portrait mode

Why is LG 22MD4K 22" better than Asus ROG Swift PG278Q 27"?

  • 2.56x higher resolution
    4096 x 2304pxvs2560 x 1440px
  • 2.02x higher pixel density
    218ppivs108ppi
  • 150cd/m² more luminance
    500cd/m²vs350cd/m²
  • Has an IPS screen
  • 20% higher static contrast ratio
    1200:1vs1000:1
  • Has anti-glare coating
  • 8º wider horizontal viewing angle
    178ºvs170º
  • Has stereo speakers

Top specs and features

General info

1.supports total tilt
Asus ROG Swift PG278Q 27"
LG 22MD4K 22"

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

220mm

Best

LG 22EA53VQ

5.5mm

3.Has a swivel stand
Asus ROG Swift PG278Q 27"
LG 22MD4K 22"

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"
LG 22MD4K 22"

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

505.5mm

Best

Toshiba PA3923U-2LC3

340.5mm

6.weight

7kg

5.6kg

Best

Asus VX278Q 27"

4.5g

Display

1.pixel density

108ppi

218ppi

Best

Dell UltraSharp UP3218K

280ppi

2.response time

1ms

12ms

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"

21.5"

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"
LG 22MD4K 22"

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.every pixel has three subpixels
Asus ROG Swift PG278Q 27"
LG 22MD4K 22"

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.

6.resolution

2560 x 1440px

4096 x 2304px

Best

Dell UltraSharp UP3218K

7680 x 4320px

Colors

1.luminance

350cd/m²

500cd/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

1200:1

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

4.has an ambient light sensor
Asus ROG Swift PG278Q 27"
LG 22MD4K 22"

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

Connectivity

1.has a HDMI output
Asus ROG Swift PG278Q 27"
LG 22MD4K 22"

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

For example

LG UltraGear 34GK950F 34"

2.has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
Asus ROG Swift PG278Q 27"
LG 22MD4K 22"

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

3.has a DVI connector
Asus ROG Swift PG278Q 27"
LG 22MD4K 22"

Devices that have a DVI connector (usually computers and notebooks) can be connected to the TV set.

For example

Samsung CJ791

4.USB version

3

3

Newer USB versions are faster and have better power management.

Best

Acer H7 H277HU 27"

3.1

5.has a VGA connector
Asus ROG Swift PG278Q 27"
LG 22MD4K 22"

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

For example

Philips Brilliance 492P8 49″

6.USB ports (side)

2

0

The USB ports on the side are easier to access than those in the back and can be useful for plugging and unplugging devices quickly.

Best

Asus ProArt PA27AQ 27"

6

Power

1.power consumption operation

38.7W

120W

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

Best

Sharp LB-1085

1.1W

2.power consumption on standby

0.5W

1.2W

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

Best

Asus MB168B Plus

0W

Features

1.has stereo speakers
Asus ROG Swift PG278Q 27"
LG 22MD4K 22"

Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience.

2.supports PiP and PaP
Asus ROG Swift PG278Q 27"
LG 22MD4K 22"

Devices supporting PiP and PaP - Picture in Picture can show two images from different sources at the same time by splitting the viewing window or creating a smaller window inside the bigger image.

3.Has a radio
Asus ROG Swift PG278Q 27"
LG 22MD4K 22"

A built-in FM radio tuner allows you to listen to most of the live-broadcasted FM radio stations without using the internet.

For example

LG UltraGear 34GK950F 34"

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