77points

Asus ROG Swift PG278QR 27"

74points

ViewSonic VSD220

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27 facts in comparison

Asus ROG Swift PG278QR 27" vs ViewSonic VSD220

Asus ROG Swift PG278QR 27"
ViewSonic VSD220
Asus ROG Swift PG278QR 27"
ViewSonic VSD220
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Why is Asus ROG Swift PG278QR 27" better than ViewSonic VSD220?

  • 4ms less response time
    1msvs5ms
  • Has a swivel stand
  • Displays 3D with glasses
  • Supports portrait mode

Why is ViewSonic VSD220 better than Asus ROG Swift PG278QR 27"?

  • 50W lower power consumption on operation
    40W vs90W
  • 10mm shorter
    353mmvs363mm
  • 216.1mm thinner
    21.9mmvs238mm
  • 108mm narrower
    512mmvs620mm
  • 2.2kg lighter
    4.8kgvs7000g
  • Has a VGA connector
  • 1 more USB ports
    3vs2
  • 4.8kg less shipping weight
    5.8kgvs10.6kg

Top specs and features

General info

1.supports total tilt
Asus ROG Swift PG278QR 27"
ViewSonic VSD220

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

353mm

Best

Asus VP228N 21.5"

3.9mm

3.thickness

238mm

21.9mm

Best

LG 22EA53VQ

5.5mm

4.Supports VESA mount
Asus ROG Swift PG278QR 27"
ViewSonic VSD220

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.Has a swivel stand
Asus ROG Swift PG278QR 27"
ViewSonic VSD220

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

6.width

620mm

512mm

Best

Toshiba PA3923U-2LC3

340.5mm

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"

22"

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 VSD220

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.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

6.has an LED-backlit display
Asus ROG Swift PG278QR 27"
ViewSonic VSD220

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

Colors

1.luminance

350cd/m²

250cd/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

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

Connectivity

1.has a HDMI output
Asus ROG Swift PG278QR 27"
ViewSonic VSD220

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 VSD220

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 VSD220

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

4.USB ports

2

3

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

Best

Asus PA279Q

7

5.has an external memory slot
Asus ROG Swift PG278QR 27"
ViewSonic VSD220

The device has a standard memory slot (such as an SD or micro SD card slot) so that you can either extend the internal storage with affordable memory modules or you can retrieve data, such as photographs, easily from a memory card.

Power

1.power consumption operation

90W

40W

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

Best

Sharp LB-1085

1.1W

Features

1.has a front camera
Asus ROG Swift PG278QR 27"
ViewSonic VSD220

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

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