78points

Asus ROG Swift PG278QR 27"

73points

NEC EA232WMi

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Asus ROG Swift PG278QR 27" vs NEC EA232WMi

Asus ROG Swift PG278QR 27"
NEC EA232WMi
Asus ROG Swift PG278QR 27"
NEC EA232WMi

Why is Asus ROG Swift PG278QR 27" better than NEC EA232WMi?

  • 13ms less response time
    1msvs14ms
  • Has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
  • 400g lighter
    7kgvs7400g
  • Displays 3D with glasses
  • Supports portrait mode

Why is NEC EA232WMi better than Asus ROG Swift PG278QR 27"?

  • 62W lower power consumption on operation
    28W vs90W
  • Has an IPS screen
  • 8º wider horizontal viewing angle
    178ºvs170º
  • 34mm shorter
    329mmvs363mm
  • 0.03W lower power consumption on standby
    0.47W vs0.5W
  • Has a DVI connector
  • 18º wider vertical viewing angle
    178ºvs160º
  • 167mm thinner
    71mmvs238mm

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General info

1.supports total tilt
Asus ROG Swift PG278QR 27"
NEC EA232WMi

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

329mm

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3.9mm

3.Has a swivel stand
Asus ROG Swift PG278QR 27"
NEC EA232WMi

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 PG278QR 27"
NEC EA232WMi

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.thickness

238mm

71mm

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5.5mm

6.weight

7kg

7.4kg

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4.5g

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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.

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1ms

2.pixel density

109ppi

96ppi

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280ppi

3.screen size

27"

23"

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

Best

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108"

4.every pixel has three subpixels
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NEC EA232WMi

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"
NEC EA232WMi

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

1920 x 1080px

Best

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7680 x 4320px

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Colors

1.luminance

350cd/m²

250cd/m²

Luminance is the intensity of light that a device emits.

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1000cd/m²

2.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.

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100000000:1

3.display colors

16.7m

16.7m

Number of colors that a display can accurately reproduce.

Best

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1074m

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Connectivity

1.has a HDMI output
Asus ROG Swift PG278QR 27"
NEC EA232WMi

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

2.HDMI ports

1

0

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

Best

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4

3.has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
Asus ROG Swift PG278QR 27"
NEC EA232WMi

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

4.has a DVI connector
Asus ROG Swift PG278QR 27"
NEC EA232WMi

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

5.has a VGA connector
Asus ROG Swift PG278QR 27"
NEC EA232WMi

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

6.USB version

3

2

Newer USB versions are faster and have better power management.

Best

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3.1

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Power

1.power consumption operation

90W

28W

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

Best

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1.1W

2.power consumption on standby

0.5W

0.47W

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

Best

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0W

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