78points

Asus ROG Swift PG278QR 27"

63points

NEC LCD1990SXI

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Asus ROG Swift PG278QR 27" vs NEC LCD1990SXI

Asus ROG Swift PG278QR 27"
NEC LCD1990SXI
Asus ROG Swift PG278QR 27"
NEC LCD1990SXI

Why is Asus ROG Swift PG278QR 27" better than NEC LCD1990SXI?

  • 17ms less response time
    1msvs18ms
  • Has a HDMI output
  • Has an LED-backlit display
  • 0.5W lower power consumption on standby
    0.5W vs1W
  • 2kg lighter
    7kgvs9000g
  • Has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
  • Displays 3D with glasses
  • Supports portrait mode

Why is NEC LCD1990SXI better than Asus ROG Swift PG278QR 27"?

  • 44W lower power consumption on operation
    46W vs90W
  • Has an IPS screen
  • 8º wider horizontal viewing angle
    178ºvs170º
  • 32.7mm shorter
    330.3mmvs363mm
  • 158mm thinner
    80mmvs238mm
  • 18º wider vertical viewing angle
    178ºvs160º
  • 217.7mm narrower
    402.3mmvs620mm
  • Has a VGA connector

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General info

1.supports total tilt
Asus ROG Swift PG278QR 27"
NEC LCD1990SXI

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

330.3mm

Best

Asus VP228N 21.5"

3.9mm

3.weight

7kg

9kg

Best

Asus VX278Q 27"

4.5g

4.Supports VESA mount
Asus ROG Swift PG278QR 27"
NEC LCD1990SXI

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

80mm

Best

LG 22EA53VQ

5.5mm

6.Has a swivel stand
Asus ROG Swift PG278QR 27"
NEC LCD1990SXI

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

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Display

1.response time

1ms

18ms

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.screen size

27"

19"

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

Best

Sharp LB-1085

108"

3.every pixel has three subpixels
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NEC LCD1990SXI

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.resolution

2560 x 1440px

1280 x 1024px

Best

Dell UltraSharp UP3218K

7680 x 4320px

5.pixel density

109ppi

86ppi

Best

Dell UltraSharp UP3218K

280ppi

6.has an IPS screen
Asus ROG Swift PG278QR 27"
NEC LCD1990SXI

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.

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Colors

1.contrast ratio

1000:1

600:1

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

2.luminance

350cd/m²

220cd/m²

Luminance is the intensity of light that a device emits.

Best

Acer Predator X35 35" UW-UXGA

1000cd/m²

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"
NEC LCD1990SXI

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.

For example

LG UltraGear 34GK950F 34"

5.has an ambient light sensor
Asus ROG Swift PG278QR 27"
NEC LCD1990SXI

An ambient light sensor adjusts the luminance of the device according to the amount of natural light that surrounds it.

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Connectivity

1.has a HDMI output
Asus ROG Swift PG278QR 27"
NEC LCD1990SXI

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"
NEC LCD1990SXI

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

3.has a VGA connector
Asus ROG Swift PG278QR 27"
NEC LCD1990SXI

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

4.component ports

0

1

The more component ports a device has, the more devices can be simultaneously connected, such as video game consoles and set-top boxes.

Best

Sony LMD1751W

4

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Power

1.power consumption operation

90W

46W

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

Best

Sharp LB-1085

1.1W

2.power consumption on standby

0.5W

1W

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

Best

Asus MB168B Plus

0W

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Features

1.has a front camera
Asus ROG Swift PG278QR 27"
NEC LCD1990SXI

A front camera, also called secondary camera, can be used for video chats/selfies.

For example

LG 27MD5K 27"

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