73points

Asus ROG Swift PG278Q 27"

87points

Philips Brilliance 298X4QJAB

Asus ROG Swift PG278Q 27"
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Asus ROG Swift PG278Q 27" vs Philips Brilliance 298X4QJAB

Asus ROG Swift PG278Q 27"
Philips Brilliance 298X4QJAB
Asus ROG Swift PG278Q 27"
Philips Brilliance 298X4QJAB
73
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87
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Why is Asus ROG Swift PG278Q 27" better than Philips Brilliance 298X4QJAB?

  • 13ms less response time
    1msvs14ms
  • Has a swivel stand
  • 80.2mm narrower
    619.8mmvs700mm
  • Displays 3D with glasses
  • Supports portrait mode

Why is Philips Brilliance 298X4QJAB better than Asus ROG Swift PG278Q 27"?

  • 7.41% bigger screen size
    29"vs27"
  • Has a HDMI output
  • 5.4W lower power consumption on operation
    33.3W vs38.7W
  • Has an IPS screen
  • Has anti-glare coating
  • 8º wider horizontal viewing angle
    178ºvs170º
  • 0.2W lower power consumption on standby
    0.3W vs0.5W
  • Has a DVI connector

Top specs and features

General info

1.supports total tilt
Asus ROG Swift PG278Q 27"
Philips Brilliance 298X4QJAB

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

197mm

Best

LG 22EA53VQ

5.5mm

3.Has a swivel stand
Asus ROG Swift PG278Q 27"
Philips Brilliance 298X4QJAB

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"
Philips Brilliance 298X4QJAB

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

700mm

Best

Toshiba PA3923U-2LC3

340.5mm

6.weight

7kg

6.36kg

Best

Asus VX278Q 27"

4.5g

Display

1.response time

1ms

14ms

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

2.screen size

27"

29"

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

Best

Sharp LB-1085

108"

3.every pixel has three subpixels
Asus ROG Swift PG278Q 27"
Philips Brilliance 298X4QJAB

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.

4.has an IPS screen
Asus ROG Swift PG278Q 27"
Philips Brilliance 298X4QJAB

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.

5.resolution

2560 x 1440px

2560 x 1080px

Best

Dell UltraSharp UP3218K

7680 x 4320px

6.has anti-glare coating
Asus ROG Swift PG278Q 27"
Philips Brilliance 298X4QJAB

Anti-glare helps to reduce the external reflections of light coming from outside the display.

Colors

1.luminance

350cd/m²

300cd/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

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.

Best

Acer XB0 XB240H 24"

100000000:1

Connectivity

1.has a HDMI output
Asus ROG Swift PG278Q 27"
Philips Brilliance 298X4QJAB

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

2.has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
Asus ROG Swift PG278Q 27"
Philips Brilliance 298X4QJAB

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

3.has a DVI connector
Asus ROG Swift PG278Q 27"
Philips Brilliance 298X4QJAB

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

4.USB version

3

3

Newer USB versions are faster and have better power management.

Best

Acer H7 H277HU 27"

3.1

Power

1.power consumption operation

38.7W

33.3W

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

Best

Sharp LB-1085

1.1W

2.power consumption on standby

0.5W

0.3W

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

Best

Asus MB168B Plus

0W

Features

1.supports PiP and PaP
Asus ROG Swift PG278Q 27"
Philips Brilliance 298X4QJAB

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.

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