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Asus ROG Swift PG278QR 27"
Samsung S27B550V
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Asus ROG Swift PG278QR 27"
Samsung S27B550V
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Asus ROG Swift PG278QR 27" vs Samsung S27B550V: 26 facts in comparison

1. response time

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.
1ms
LG UltraGear 34GK950F 34": 1ms
2ms

2. screen size

The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.
27"
Sharp LB-1085: 108"
27"

3. has a HDMI output

Devices with a HDMI or mini HDMI port can transfer high definition video and audio to a display.
Asus ROG Swift PG278QR 27"
Samsung S27B550V
61% have it

4. every pixel has three subpixels

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.
Asus ROG Swift PG278QR 27"
Samsung S27B550V
86% have it

5. power consumption operation

How much power the device consumes when it's switched on.
90W
Sharp LB-1085: 1.1W
50W

6. resolution

1.78x higher resolution.
2560 x 1440px
Dell UltraSharp UP3218K: 7680 x 4320px
1920 x 1080px

7. supports total tilt

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.
Asus ROG Swift PG278QR 27"
Samsung S27B550V
84% have it

8. luminance

Luminance is the intensity of light that a device emits.
350cd/m²
Acer Predator X35 35" UW-UXGA: 1000cd/m²
300cd/m²

9. contrast ratio

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.
1000:1
Acer XB0 XB240H 24": 100000000:1
1000:1

10. maximum horizontal viewing angle

Horizontal viewing angle is the maximum angle at which a display can be viewed with acceptable visual performance.
170º
LG UltraGear 34GK950F 34": 178º
170º

11. has an LED-backlit display

Uses LED backlighting, resulting in better image quality, more vibrant colors and richer blacks.
Asus ROG Swift PG278QR 27"
Samsung S27B550V
80% have it

12. power consumption on standby

How much power the device consumes when shut down but still plugged in.
0.5W
Asus MB168B Plus: 0W
0.5W

13. weight

2.8kg lighter.
7kg
Asus VX278Q 27": 4.5g
4.2kg

14. thickness

180mm thinner.
238mm
LG 22EA53VQ: 5.5mm
58mm

15. height

30.6mm shorter.
363mm
Asus VP228N 21.5": 3.9mm
393.6mm

16. HDMI ports

More HDMI ports mean that you can simultaneously connect numerous devices, such as video game consoles and set-top boxes.
1
Acer HN274H: 4
2

17. Supports VESA mount

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.
Asus ROG Swift PG278QR 27"
Samsung S27B550V
70% have it

18. has a VGA connector

VGA connector is a widespread connector and is found on many video cards, computer monitors, and some television sets.
Asus ROG Swift PG278QR 27"
Samsung S27B550V
76% have it

19. maximum vertical viewing angle

Vertical viewing angle is the maximum angle at which a display can be viewed with acceptable visual performance.
160º
LG UltraGear 34GK950F 34": 178º
160º

20. has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack

With a standard mini jack socket, you can use the device with most headphones.
Asus ROG Swift PG278QR 27"
Samsung S27B550V
41% have it

21. Has a swivel stand

A swivel stand allows you to adjust the position of the display left or right, so you can position it to the desired angle.
Asus ROG Swift PG278QR 27"
Samsung S27B550V
35% have it

22. width

29.6mm narrower.
620mm
Toshiba PA3923U-2LC3: 340.5mm
649.6mm

23. has stereo speakers

Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience.
Asus ROG Swift PG278QR 27"
Samsung S27B550V
30% have it

24. displays 3D with glasses

The device displays 3D images which you can only see with special 3D glasses. Unlike glasses-free 3D displays, the screens of these devices have larger viewing angles.
Asus ROG Swift PG278QR 27"
Samsung S27B550V
5% have it

25. audio input ports

More audio input ports mean that more audio devices such as microphones and keyboards can be connected at once.
0
Asus 27T1E: 3
1

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