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Asus ROG Swift PG278QR 27"

63points

ViewSonic VG2436wm-LED

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Asus ROG Swift PG278QR 27" vs ViewSonic VG2436wm-LED

Asus ROG Swift PG278QR 27"
ViewSonic VG2436wm-LED
Asus ROG Swift PG278QR 27"
ViewSonic VG2436wm-LED

Why is Asus ROG Swift PG278QR 27" better than ViewSonic VG2436wm-LED?

  • 4ms less response time
    1msvs5ms
  • Has a HDMI output
  • 70.7mm shorter
    363mmvs433.7mm
  • Has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
  • Supports VESA mount
  • 0.8mm thinner
    238mmvs238.8mm
  • Displays 3D with glasses
  • Supports portrait mode

Why is ViewSonic VG2436wm-LED better than Asus ROG Swift PG278QR 27"?

  • 62W lower power consumption on operation
    28W vs90W
  • 0.4W lower power consumption on standby
    0.1W vs0.5W
  • 1.6kg lighter
    5.4kgvs7000g
  • 53.75mm narrower
    566.25mmvs620mm
  • Has a VGA connector
  • Supports digital input

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General info

1.supports total tilt
Asus ROG Swift PG278QR 27"
ViewSonic VG2436wm-LED

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

433.7mm

Best

Asus VP228N 21.5"

3.9mm

3.weight

7kg

5.4kg

Best

Asus VX278Q 27"

4.5g

4.Has a swivel stand
Asus ROG Swift PG278QR 27"
ViewSonic VG2436wm-LED

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

5.Supports VESA mount
Asus ROG Swift PG278QR 27"
ViewSonic VG2436wm-LED

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.

6.thickness

238mm

238.8mm

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LG 22EA53VQ

5.5mm

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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.screen size

27"

23"

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

Best

Sharp LB-1085

108"

3.every pixel has three subpixels
Asus ROG Swift PG278QR 27"
ViewSonic VG2436wm-LED

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

1920 x 1080px

Best

Dell UltraSharp UP3218K

7680 x 4320px

5.has an LED-backlit display
Asus ROG Swift PG278QR 27"
ViewSonic VG2436wm-LED

Uses LED backlighting, resulting in better image quality, more vibrant colors and richer blacks.

6.maximum horizontal viewing angle

170º

170º

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.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.

Best

Acer XB0 XB240H 24"

100000000:1

2.luminance

350cd/m²

300cd/m²

Luminance is the intensity of light that a device emits.

Best

Acer Predator X35 35" UW-UXGA

1000cd/m²

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Connectivity

1.has a HDMI output
Asus ROG Swift PG278QR 27"
ViewSonic VG2436wm-LED

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"
ViewSonic VG2436wm-LED

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

3.has a VGA connector
Asus ROG Swift PG278QR 27"
ViewSonic VG2436wm-LED

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

4.USB ports

2

2

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

0.1W

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

Best

Asus MB168B Plus

0W

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Miscellaneous

1.supports digital input
Asus ROG Swift PG278QR 27"
ViewSonic VG2436wm-LED

Digital inputs carry a binary digital signal, instead of an analog signal. Digital input improves the quality of the projection.

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