Asus ROG Swift PG278Q 27"NEC PA231W-BK-SV
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Asus ROG Swift PG278Q 27" vs NEC PA231W-BK-SV: 33 facts in comparison

1. response time

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.
1ms
Samsung CHG70 32": 1ms
8ms

2. power consumption operation

How much power the device consumes when it's switched on.
38.7W
Sharp LB-1085: 1.1W
46W

3. every pixel has three subpixels

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.
Asus ROG Swift PG278Q 27"
NEC PA231W-BK-SV
85% have it

4. screen size

The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.
27"
Sharp LB-1085: 108"
23"

5. has a HDMI output

Devices with a HDMI or mini HDMI port can transfer high definition video and audio to a display.
Asus ROG Swift PG278Q 27"
NEC PA231W-BK-SV
60% have it

6. supports total tilt

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.
Asus ROG Swift PG278Q 27"
NEC PA231W-BK-SV
83% have it

7. contrast ratio

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.
1000:1
Acer XB0 XB240H 24": 100000000:1
1000:1

8. has anti-glare

Anti-glare helps to reduce the external reflections of light coming from outside the display.
Asus ROG Swift PG278Q 27"
NEC PA231W-BK-SV
27% have it

9. weight

3.2kg lighter.
7kg
Asus VX278Q 27": 4.5g
10.2kg

10. has an IPS screen

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.
Asus ROG Swift PG278Q 27"
NEC PA231W-BK-SV
33% have it

11. resolution

1.78x higher resolution.
2560 x 1440px
Dell UltraSharp UP3218K: 7680 x 4320px
1920 x 1080px

12. power consumption on standby

How much power the device consumes when shut down but still plugged in.
0.5W
Asus MB168B Plus: 0W
0.2W

13. luminance

Luminance is the intensity of light that a device emits.
350cd/m²
Acer Predator X35 35" UW-UXGA: 1000cd/m²
270cd/m²

14. maximum horizontal viewing angle

Horizontal viewing angle is the maximum angle at which a display can be viewed with acceptable visual performance.
170º
Acer Predator X35 35" UW-UXGA: 178º
178º

16. has an LED-backlit display

Uses LED backlighting, resulting in better image quality, more vibrant colors and richer blacks.
Asus ROG Swift PG278Q 27"
NEC PA231W-BK-SV
79% have it

17. has a VGA connector

VGA connector is a widespread connector and is found on many video cards, computer monitors, and some television sets.
Asus ROG Swift PG278Q 27"
NEC PA231W-BK-SV
76% have it

18. thickness

164.2mm thinner.
237.9mm
LG 22EA53VQ: 5.5mm
73.7mm

19. width

76.2mm narrower.
619.8mm
Toshiba PA3923U-2LC3: 340.5mm
543.6mm

20. has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack

With a standard mini jack socket, you can use the device with most headphones.
Asus ROG Swift PG278Q 27"
NEC PA231W-BK-SV
41% have it

21. Supports VESA mount

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.
Asus ROG Swift PG278Q 27"
NEC PA231W-BK-SV
69% have it

22. display colors

Number of colors that a display can accurately reproduce.
16.7m
Dell UltraSharp UP2716D 27": 1074m
1070m

23. displays 3D with glasses

The device displays 3D images which you can only see with special 3D glasses. Unlike glasses-free 3D displays, the screens of these devices have larger viewing angles.
Asus ROG Swift PG278Q 27"
NEC PA231W-BK-SV
4% have it

24. maximum vertical viewing angle

Vertical viewing angle is the maximum angle at which a display can be viewed with acceptable visual performance.
160º
Acer Predator X35 35" UW-UXGA: 178º
178º

25. has a front camera

A front camera, also called secondary camera, can be used for video chats/selfies.
Asus ROG Swift PG278Q 27"
NEC PA231W-BK-SV
2% have it

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