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Asus ROG Swift PG278Q 27"
Philips 242G5DJEB
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Asus ROG Swift PG278Q 27"
Philips 242G5DJEB
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Asus ROG Swift PG278Q 27" vs Philips 242G5DJEB: 26 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
Acer Predator XB2 (XB252Q) 24.5": 1ms
1ms

2. power consumption operation

How much power the device consumes when it's switched on.
38.7W
Sharp LB-1085: 1.1W
18.58W

3. screen size

The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.
27"
Sharp LB-1085: 108"
24"

4. 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"
Philips 242G5DJEB
61% have it

5. 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"
Philips 242G5DJEB
86% have it

6. resolution

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

7. 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"
Philips 242G5DJEB
84% have it

8. 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

9. luminance

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

10. maximum horizontal viewing angle

Horizontal viewing angle is the maximum angle at which a display can be viewed with acceptable visual performance.
170º
LG 32UK950 32": 178º
170º

11. has an LED-backlit display

Uses LED backlighting, resulting in better image quality, more vibrant colors and richer blacks.
Asus ROG Swift PG278Q 27"
Philips 242G5DJEB
80% have it

12. has a DVI connector

Devices that have a DVI connector (usually computers and notebooks) can be connected to the TV set.
Asus ROG Swift PG278Q 27"
Philips 242G5DJEB
56% have it

13. weight

730g lighter.
7kg
Asus VX278Q 27": 4.5g
6.27kg

14. power consumption on standby

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

15. 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"
Philips 242G5DJEB
70% have it

16. shipping weight

The gross weight of the product when packaged, including all wrapping, and boxing.
10.5kg
Asus VP247N 23.6": 0.8kg
8.84kg

17. thickness

174.9mm thinner.
237.9mm
LG 22EA53VQ: 5.5mm
63mm

18. Has a swivel stand

A swivel stand allows you to adjust the position of the display left or right, so you can position it to the desired angle.
Asus ROG Swift PG278Q 27"
Philips 242G5DJEB
35% have it

19. maximum vertical viewing angle

Vertical viewing angle is the maximum angle at which a display can be viewed with acceptable visual performance.
160º
LG 32UK950 32": 178º
160º

20. 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"
Philips 242G5DJEB
76% have it

21. display colors

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

22. width

54.8mm narrower.
619.8mm
Toshiba PA3923U-2LC3: 340.5mm
565mm

23. 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"
Philips 242G5DJEB
41% have it

24. 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"
Philips 242G5DJEB
5% have it

25. USB version

Newer USB versions are faster and have better power management.
3
Acer H7 H277HU 27": 3.1
3

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