78points

Asus ROG Swift PG278QR 27"

64points

HP x2401

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Asus ROG Swift PG278QR 27" vs HP x2401

Asus ROG Swift PG278QR 27"
HP x2401
Asus ROG Swift PG278QR 27"
HP x2401

Why is Asus ROG Swift PG278QR 27" better than HP x2401?

  • 11ms less response time
    1msvs12ms
  • 68.3mm shorter
    363mmvs431.3mm
  • Has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
  • Supports VESA mount
  • Has a swivel stand
  • Displays 3D with glasses
  • Supports portrait mode

Why is HP x2401 better than Asus ROG Swift PG278QR 27"?

  • 62W lower power consumption on operation
    28W vs90W
  • 5x higher static contrast ratio
    5000:1vs1000:1
  • 8º wider horizontal viewing angle
    178ºvs170º
  • 2.4kg lighter
    4.6kgvs7000g
  • 18º wider vertical viewing angle
    178ºvs160º
  • 227mm thinner
    11mmvs238mm
  • 53.1mm narrower
    566.9mmvs620mm
  • Has a VGA connector

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General info

1.supports total tilt
Asus ROG Swift PG278QR 27"
HP x2401

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.height

363mm

431.3mm

Best

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3.9mm

3.Supports VESA mount
Asus ROG Swift PG278QR 27"
HP x2401

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.

4.thickness

238mm

11mm

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5.5mm

5.Has a swivel stand
Asus ROG Swift PG278QR 27"
HP x2401

A swivel stand allows you to adjust the position of the display left or right, so you can position it to the desired angle.

6.weight

7kg

4.6kg

Best

Asus VX278Q 27"

4.5g

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Display

1.response time

1ms

12ms

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

109ppi

92ppi

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 PG278QR 27"
HP x2401

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 1080px

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

LG UltraGear 34GK950F 34"

178º

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Colors

1.luminance

350cd/m²

250cd/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

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"
HP x2401

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

2.HDMI ports

1

1

More HDMI ports mean that you can simultaneously connect numerous devices, such as video game consoles and set-top boxes.

Best

Acer HN274H

4

3.has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
Asus ROG Swift PG278QR 27"
HP x2401

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

4.has a VGA connector
Asus ROG Swift PG278QR 27"
HP x2401

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

5.USB ports

2

0

With more USB ports, you are able to connect more devices.

Best

Asus PA279Q

7

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Power

1.power consumption operation

90W

28W

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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