78points

Asus ROG Swift PG278QR 27"

96points

Dell UltraSharp UP2715K

39points

Philips Brilliance 492P8 49″

Asus ROG Swift PG278QR 27"
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Dell UltraSharp UP2715K
Philips Brilliance 492P8 49″
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Asus ROG Swift PG278QR 27" vs Dell UltraSharp UP2715K vs Philips Brilliance 492P8 49″

Asus ROG Swift PG278QR 27"
Dell UltraSharp UP2715K
Philips Brilliance 492P8 49″
Asus ROG Swift PG278QR 27"
Dell UltraSharp UP2715K
Philips Brilliance 492P8 49″

Why is Asus ROG Swift PG278QR 27" better than Dell UltraSharp UP2715K & Philips Brilliance 492P8 49″?

  • Supports total tilt
  • Has a swivel stand
  • Displays 3D with glasses
  • Supports portrait mode

Why is Dell UltraSharp UP2715K better than Asus ROG Swift PG278QR 27" & Philips Brilliance 492P8 49″?

  • Has an IPS screen
  • Has anti-glare coating
  • Has stereo speakers
  • Has an external memory slot

Why is Philips Brilliance 492P8 49″ better than Asus ROG Swift PG278QR 27" & Dell UltraSharp UP2715K?

  • Screen size
    49"vs27,27"
  • Contrast ratio
    5000:1vs1000,1000:1
  • Luminance
    600cd/m²vs350,350cd/m²
  • Has a VGA connector
  • Supports Ethernet
  • Has fast 802.11ac WiFi connection
  • Has 802.11n WiFi connection
  • Has USB Type-C

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General info

1.supports total tilt
Asus ROG Swift PG278QR 27"
Dell UltraSharp UP2715K
Philips Brilliance 492P8 49″

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 PG278QR 27"
Dell UltraSharp UP2715K
Philips Brilliance 492P8 49″

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 PG278QR 27"
Dell UltraSharp UP2715K
Philips Brilliance 492P8 49″

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 portrait mode
Asus ROG Swift PG278QR 27"
Dell UltraSharp UP2715K
Philips Brilliance 492P8 49″

The screen can be turned into portrait mode which is better to view isolated images like documents, photos, etc.

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Display

1.pixel density

109ppi

218ppi

109ppi

Best

Dell UltraSharp UP3218K

280ppi

2.screen size

27"

27"

49"

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 PG278QR 27"
Dell UltraSharp UP2715K
Philips Brilliance 492P8 49″

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 PG278QR 27"
Dell UltraSharp UP2715K
Philips Brilliance 492P8 49″

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

5120 x 2880px

5120 x 1440px

Best

Dell UltraSharp UP3218K

7680 x 4320px

6.has anti-glare coating
Asus ROG Swift PG278QR 27"
Dell UltraSharp UP2715K
Philips Brilliance 492P8 49″

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

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Colors

1.luminance

350cd/m²

350cd/m²

600cd/m²

Luminance is the intensity of light that a device emits.

Best

Acer Predator X35 35" UW-UXGA

1000cd/m²

2.contrast ratio

1000:1

1000:1

5000:1

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

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Connectivity

1.has a HDMI output
Asus ROG Swift PG278QR 27"
Dell UltraSharp UP2715K
Philips Brilliance 492P8 49″

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 PG278QR 27"
Dell UltraSharp UP2715K
Philips Brilliance 492P8 49″

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

3.has a DVI connector
Asus ROG Swift PG278QR 27"
Dell UltraSharp UP2715K
Philips Brilliance 492P8 49″

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

For example

Samsung CJ791

4.has a VGA connector
Asus ROG Swift PG278QR 27"
Dell UltraSharp UP2715K
Philips Brilliance 492P8 49″

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

5.supports Ethernet
Asus ROG Swift PG278QR 27"
Dell UltraSharp UP2715K
Philips Brilliance 492P8 49″

Ethernet is a local area network technology.

6.supports thunderbolt
Asus ROG Swift PG278QR 27"
Dell UltraSharp UP2715K
Philips Brilliance 492P8 49″

Thunderbolt is a connection over cable that carries both data and display signals over a single cable, while simultaneously providing power.

For example

LG 32UK950 32"

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Power

1.has a sleep timer
Asus ROG Swift PG278QR 27"
Dell UltraSharp UP2715K
Philips Brilliance 492P8 49″

A sleep timer is a function that shuts off the power after a preset amount of time.

For example

Samsung C43J89 43"

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Features

1.has stereo speakers
Asus ROG Swift PG278QR 27"
Dell UltraSharp UP2715K
Philips Brilliance 492P8 49″

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

2.has a search browser
Asus ROG Swift PG278QR 27"
Dell UltraSharp UP2715K
Philips Brilliance 492P8 49″

With a search browser application you can surf the internet from your device.

3.has a child lock
Asus ROG Swift PG278QR 27"
Dell UltraSharp UP2715K
Philips Brilliance 492P8 49″

A child lock enables adults to prevent or restrict children’s use of the device.

For example

Asus VP228N 21.5"

4.supports USB recording
Asus ROG Swift PG278QR 27"
Dell UltraSharp UP2715K
Philips Brilliance 492P8 49″

USB recording is the capacity of the device to record content into plugged in USB devices.

For example

Dell UltraSharp UP2516D 25"

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