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Asus ROG Swift PG279Q 27"

54points

BenQ VW2245Z

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Asus ROG Swift PG279Q 27" vs BenQ VW2245Z

Asus ROG Swift PG279Q 27"
BenQ VW2245Z
Asus ROG Swift PG279Q 27"
BenQ VW2245Z

Why is Asus ROG Swift PG279Q 27" better than BenQ VW2245Z?

  • 2ms less response time
    4msvs6ms
  • Has a HDMI output
  • Supports total tilt
  • Has an IPS screen
  • 19mm shorter
    363mmvs382mm
  • Has stereo speakers
  • Has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
  • Supports VESA mount

Why is BenQ VW2245Z better than Asus ROG Swift PG279Q 27"?

  • 3x higher static contrast ratio
    3000:1vs1000:1
  • Has an LED-backlit display
  • Has a DVI connector
  • 59.9mm thinner
    178mmvs237.9mm
  • 4.3kg lighter
    2.7kgvs7000g
  • 113.8mm narrower
    506mmvs619.8mm
  • Has a glossy panel

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General info

1.supports total tilt
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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

382mm

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3.9mm

3.thickness

237.9mm

178mm

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5.5mm

4.Supports VESA mount
Asus ROG Swift PG279Q 27"
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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
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BenQ VW2245Z

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.weight

7kg

2.7kg

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4.5g

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Display

1.response time

4ms

6ms

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.screen size

27"

21.5"

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

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3.every pixel has three subpixels
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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.has an IPS screen
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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.

5.resolution

2560 x 1440px

1920 x 1080px

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7680 x 4320px

6.maximum horizontal viewing angle

178º

178º

Horizontal viewing angle is the maximum angle at which a display can be viewed with acceptable visual performance.

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178º

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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

3000:1

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.

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1074m

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Connectivity

1.has a HDMI output
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BenQ VW2245Z

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 PG279Q 27"
BenQ VW2245Z

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

3.has a DVI connector
Asus ROG Swift PG279Q 27"
BenQ VW2245Z

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

4.Has WiFi
Asus ROG Swift PG279Q 27"
BenQ VW2245Z

The device can connect to WiFi.

5.has FireWire
Asus ROG Swift PG279Q 27"
BenQ VW2245Z

A FireWire port allows fast transfers of big files such as HD movies. However, newer USB versions achieve a similar speed.

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6.Has fast 802.11ac WiFi connection
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802.11ac wireless works on the 5GHz frequency range. It offers higher transfer rates, improved reliability and improved power consumption. It provides advantages for gaming and HD video streaming.

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Power

1.power consumption on standby

0.5W

0.5W

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

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0W

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Features

1.has stereo speakers
Asus ROG Swift PG279Q 27"
BenQ VW2245Z

Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience.

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