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Asus ROG Swift PG278QR 27"

84points

LG 27EA83R

Asus ROG Swift PG278QR 27"
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Asus ROG Swift PG278QR 27" vs LG 27EA83R

Asus ROG Swift PG278QR 27"
LG 27EA83R
Asus ROG Swift PG278QR 27"
LG 27EA83R

Why is Asus ROG Swift PG278QR 27" better than LG 27EA83R?

  • 4ms less response time
    1msvs5ms
  • Every pixel has three subpixels
  • Supports total tilt
  • Has an LED-backlit display
  • 0.7W lower power consumption on standby
    0.5W vs1.2W
  • Has a swivel stand
  • 300g lighter
    7kgvs7300g
  • 23mm narrower
    620mmvs643mm

Why is LG 27EA83R better than Asus ROG Swift PG278QR 27"?

  • 40W lower power consumption on operation
    50W vs90W
  • 5000x higher static contrast ratio
    5000000:1vs1000:1
  • Has an IPS screen
  • Has anti-glare coating
  • 8º wider horizontal viewing angle
    178ºvs170º
  • 1 more HDMI ports
    2vs1
  • Has a DVI connector
  • 1.3kg less shipping weight
    9.3kgvs10.6kg

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General info

1.supports total tilt
Asus ROG Swift PG278QR 27"
LG 27EA83R

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"
LG 27EA83R

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"
LG 27EA83R

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

238mm

38mm

Best

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5.5mm

5.shipping weight

10.6kg

9.3kg

The gross weight of the product when packaged, including all wrapping, and boxing.

Best

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0.8kg

6.weight

7kg

7.3kg

Best

Asus VX278Q 27"

4.5g

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Display

1.response time

1ms

5ms

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

108.79ppi

Best

Dell UltraSharp UP3218K

280ppi

3.screen size

27"

27"

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"
LG 27EA83R

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.has an IPS screen
Asus ROG Swift PG278QR 27"
LG 27EA83R

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.

6.resolution

2560 x 1440px

2560 x 1440px

Best

Dell UltraSharp UP3218K

7680 x 4320px

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Colors

1.luminance

350cd/m²

350cd/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

5000000:1

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

3.display colors

16.7m

16.7m

Number of colors that a display can accurately reproduce.

Best

Dell UltraSharp UP2716D 27"

1074m

4.supports color calibration
Asus ROG Swift PG278QR 27"
LG 27EA83R

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 PG278QR 27"
LG 27EA83R

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

2.HDMI ports

1

2

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"
LG 27EA83R

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

4.has a DVI connector
Asus ROG Swift PG278QR 27"
LG 27EA83R

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

5.USB ports

2

4

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

Best

Asus PA279Q

7

6.USB version

3

3

Newer USB versions are faster and have better power management.

Best

Acer H7 H277HU 27"

3.1

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Power

1.power consumption operation

90W

50W

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

Best

Sharp LB-1085

1.1W

2.power consumption on standby

0.5W

1.2W

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

Best

Asus MB168B Plus

0W

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