81points

Asus ROG Swift PG279Q 27"

79points

Philips 221B3LPCS/02

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Asus ROG Swift PG279Q 27" vs Philips 221B3LPCS/02

Asus ROG Swift PG279Q 27"
Philips 221B3LPCS/02
Asus ROG Swift PG279Q 27"
Philips 221B3LPCS/02

Why is Asus ROG Swift PG279Q 27" better than Philips 221B3LPCS/02?

  • 1ms less response time
    4msvs5ms
  • Has a HDMI output
  • Has an IPS screen
  • Has fast 802.11ac WiFi connection
  • Has 802.11n WiFi connection
  • Supports portrait mode
  • Has WiFi

Why is Philips 221B3LPCS/02 better than Asus ROG Swift PG279Q 27"?

  • 72.2W lower power consumption on operation
    17.8W vs90W
  • 20000x higher static contrast ratio
    20000000:1vs1000:1
  • Has an LED-backlit display
  • 40mm shorter
    323mmvs363mm
  • Has a DVI connector
  • 0.4W lower power consumption on standby
    0.1W vs0.5W
  • 1.7kg lighter
    5.3kgvs7000g
  • 3.48kg less shipping weight
    7.12kgvs10.6kg

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General info

1.supports total tilt
Asus ROG Swift PG279Q 27"
Philips 221B3LPCS/02

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

323mm

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3.9mm

3.weight

7kg

5.3kg

Best

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4.5g

4.shipping weight

10.6kg

7.12kg

The gross weight of the product when packaged, including all wrapping, and boxing.

Best

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0.8kg

5.Supports VESA mount
Asus ROG Swift PG279Q 27"
Philips 221B3LPCS/02

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

237.9mm

59mm

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5.5mm

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Display

1.response time

4ms

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"

21.5"

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

Best

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108"

3.every pixel has three subpixels
Asus ROG Swift PG279Q 27"
Philips 221B3LPCS/02

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

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7680 x 4320px

5.has an IPS screen
Asus ROG Swift PG279Q 27"
Philips 221B3LPCS/02

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.

6.has an LED-backlit display
Asus ROG Swift PG279Q 27"
Philips 221B3LPCS/02

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

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Colors

1.contrast ratio

1000:1

20000000:1

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

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100000000:1

2.luminance

350cd/m²

250cd/m²

Luminance is the intensity of light that a device emits.

Best

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1000cd/m²

3.display colors

16.7m

16.7m

Number of colors that a display can accurately reproduce.

Best

Dell UltraSharp UP2716D 27"

1074m

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Connectivity

1.has a HDMI output
Asus ROG Swift PG279Q 27"
Philips 221B3LPCS/02

Devices with a HDMI or mini HDMI port can transfer high definition video and audio to a display.

2.has a DVI connector
Asus ROG Swift PG279Q 27"
Philips 221B3LPCS/02

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

3.has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
Asus ROG Swift PG279Q 27"
Philips 221B3LPCS/02

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

4.has a VGA connector
Asus ROG Swift PG279Q 27"
Philips 221B3LPCS/02

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

5.USB ports

0

2

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

Best

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7

6.USB version

3

2

Newer USB versions are faster and have better power management.

Best

Acer H7 H277HU 27"

3.1

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Power

1.power consumption operation

90W

17.8W

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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Features

1.has stereo speakers
Asus ROG Swift PG279Q 27"
Philips 221B3LPCS/02

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

2.audio output power

2 x 2W

2 x 1.5W

Audio output power is based on the number of speakers and their power in watts. High audio output power results in loud, clear sounds.

Best

Apple Thunderbolt Display

2 x 24.5W

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