75points

Asus ROG Swift PG278Q 27"

83points

Planar PX2491W

Asus ROG Swift PG278Q 27"
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Asus ROG Swift PG278Q 27" vs Planar PX2491W

Asus ROG Swift PG278Q 27"
Planar PX2491W
Asus ROG Swift PG278Q 27"
Planar PX2491W

Why is Asus ROG Swift PG278Q 27" better than Planar PX2491W?

  • 5ms less response time
    1msvs6ms
  • 26.3W lower power consumption on operation
    38.7W vs65W
  • 3.5kg lighter
    7kgvs10500g
  • Displays 3D with glasses
  • Supports portrait mode

Why is Planar PX2491W better than Asus ROG Swift PG278Q 27"?

  • Has a HDMI output
  • Has anti-glare coating
  • 8º wider horizontal viewing angle
    178ºvs170º
  • Has a DVI connector
  • 18º wider vertical viewing angle
    178ºvs160º
  • 142.9mm thinner
    95mmvs237.9mm
  • Has a VGA connector
  • 61.8mm narrower
    558mmvs619.8mm

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General info

1.supports total tilt
Asus ROG Swift PG278Q 27"
Planar PX2491W

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.Supports VESA mount
Asus ROG Swift PG278Q 27"
Planar PX2491W

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.

3.Has a swivel stand
Asus ROG Swift PG278Q 27"
Planar PX2491W

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.thickness

237.9mm

95mm

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5.5mm

5.weight

7kg

10.5kg

Best

Asus VX278Q 27"

4.5g

6.width

619.8mm

558mm

Best

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340.5mm

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Display

1.response time

1ms

6ms

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.pixel density

108ppi

94ppi

Best

Dell UltraSharp UP3218K

280ppi

3.screen size

27"

24"

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

Best

Sharp LB-1085

108"

4.every pixel has three subpixels
Asus ROG Swift PG278Q 27"
Planar PX2491W

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.resolution

2560 x 1440px

1920 x 1200px

Best

Dell UltraSharp UP3218K

7680 x 4320px

6.maximum horizontal viewing angle

170º

178º

Horizontal viewing angle is the maximum angle at which a display can be viewed with acceptable visual performance.

Best

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178º

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Colors

1.luminance

350cd/m²

250cd/m²

Luminance is the intensity of light that a device emits.

Best

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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.supports color calibration
Asus ROG Swift PG278Q 27"
Planar PX2491W

A properly calibrated screen represents colors as they are and i.e. you can conduct a photo shoot while verifying your photos in real time. An internal sensor and/or colorimeter is usually included for trouble-free calibration.

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Connectivity

1.has a HDMI output
Asus ROG Swift PG278Q 27"
Planar PX2491W

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"
Planar PX2491W

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

3.has a DVI connector
Asus ROG Swift PG278Q 27"
Planar PX2491W

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

4.has a VGA connector
Asus ROG Swift PG278Q 27"
Planar PX2491W

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

5.USB version

3

2

Newer USB versions are faster and have better power management.

Best

Acer H7 H277HU 27"

3.1

6.audio input ports

0

1

More audio input ports mean that more audio devices such as microphones and keyboards can be connected at once.

Best

Asus 27T1E

3

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Power

1.power consumption operation

38.7W

65W

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

Asus MB168B Plus

0W

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