81points

Asus ROG Swift PG279Q 27"

88points

Philips Brilliance 298X4QJAB

Asus ROG Swift PG279Q 27"
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Asus ROG Swift PG279Q 27" vs Philips Brilliance 298X4QJAB

Asus ROG Swift PG279Q 27"
Philips Brilliance 298X4QJAB
Asus ROG Swift PG279Q 27"
Philips Brilliance 298X4QJAB
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Why is Asus ROG Swift PG279Q 27" better than Philips Brilliance 298X4QJAB?

  • 10ms less response time
    4msvs14ms
  • Has stereo speakers
  • 63mm shorter
    363mmvs426mm
  • Has a swivel stand
  • 80.2mm narrower
    619.8mmvs700mm
  • Has 802.11n WiFi connection
  • Has fast 802.11ac WiFi connection
  • Supports portrait mode

Why is Philips Brilliance 298X4QJAB better than Asus ROG Swift PG279Q 27"?

  • 7.41% bigger screen size
    29"vs27"
  • 56.7W lower power consumption on operation
    33.3W vs90W
  • Has anti-glare coating
  • 1 more HDMI ports
    2vs1
  • Has an LED-backlit display
  • 0.2W lower power consumption on standby
    0.3W vs0.5W
  • Has a DVI connector
  • 640g lighter
    6.36kgvs7000g

Top specs and features

General info

1.supports total tilt
Asus ROG Swift PG279Q 27"
Philips Brilliance 298X4QJAB

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

426mm

Best

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3.9mm

3.thickness

237.9mm

197mm

Best

LG 22EA53VQ

5.5mm

4.Supports VESA mount
Asus ROG Swift PG279Q 27"
Philips Brilliance 298X4QJAB

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 PG279Q 27"
Philips Brilliance 298X4QJAB

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

6.36kg

Best

Asus VX278Q 27"

4.5g

Display

1.response time

4ms

14ms

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"

29"

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 PG279Q 27"
Philips Brilliance 298X4QJAB

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

2560 x 1080px

Best

Dell UltraSharp UP3218K

7680 x 4320px

5.has an IPS screen
Asus ROG Swift PG279Q 27"
Philips Brilliance 298X4QJAB

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 anti-glare coating
Asus ROG Swift PG279Q 27"
Philips Brilliance 298X4QJAB

Anti-glare helps to reduce the external reflections of light coming from outside the display.

Colors

1.luminance

350cd/m²

300cd/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

3.display colors

16.7m

16.7m

Number of colors that a display can accurately reproduce.

Best

Dell UltraSharp UP2716D 27"

1074m

Connectivity

1.has a HDMI output
Asus ROG Swift PG279Q 27"
Philips Brilliance 298X4QJAB

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"
Philips Brilliance 298X4QJAB

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

3.HDMI ports

1

2

More HDMI ports mean that you can simultaneously connect numerous devices, such as video game consoles and set-top boxes.

Best

Acer HN274H

4

4.has a DVI connector
Asus ROG Swift PG279Q 27"
Philips Brilliance 298X4QJAB

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

5.USB version

3

3

Newer USB versions are faster and have better power management.

Best

Acer H7 H277HU 27"

3.1

6.Has WiFi
Asus ROG Swift PG279Q 27"
Philips Brilliance 298X4QJAB

The device can connect to WiFi.

Power

1.power consumption operation

90W

33.3W

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

Best

Sharp LB-1085

1.1W

2.power consumption on standby

0.5W

0.3W

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

Best

Asus MB168B Plus

0W

Features

1.has stereo speakers
Asus ROG Swift PG279Q 27"
Philips Brilliance 298X4QJAB

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

2.supports PiP and PaP
Asus ROG Swift PG279Q 27"
Philips Brilliance 298X4QJAB

Devices supporting PiP and PaP - Picture in Picture can show two images from different sources at the same time by splitting the viewing window or creating a smaller window inside the bigger image.

3.audio output power

2 x 2W

2 x 2W

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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