81points

Asus ROG Swift PG279Q 27"

93points

Samsung CJ791

Asus ROG Swift PG279Q 27"
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Asus ROG Swift PG279Q 27" vs Samsung CJ791

Asus ROG Swift PG279Q 27"
Samsung CJ791
Asus ROG Swift PG279Q 27"
Samsung CJ791

Why is Asus ROG Swift PG279Q 27" better than Samsung CJ791?

  • Has an IPS screen
  • 0.2mm shorter
    363mmvs363.2mm
  • 620.3g lighter
    7kgvs7620.3g
  • 13.55t less shipping weight
    10.6kgvs13562.4kg
  • Supports VESA mount
  • 187.9mm narrower
    619.8mmvs807.7mm
  • Has fast 802.11ac WiFi connection
  • Has 802.11n WiFi connection

Why is Samsung CJ791 better than Asus ROG Swift PG279Q 27"?

  • 25.93% bigger screen size
    34"vs27"
  • 35W lower power consumption on operation
    55W vs90W
  • 34.38% higher resolution
    3440 x 1440pxvs2560 x 1440px
  • 3x higher static contrast ratio
    3000:1vs1000:1
  • Has anti-glare coating
  • Has an LED-backlit display
  • 1 more HDMI ports
    2vs1
  • 0.2W lower power consumption on standby
    0.3W vs0.5W

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General info

1.supports total tilt
Asus ROG Swift PG279Q 27"
Samsung CJ791

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

363.2mm

Best

Asus VP228N 21.5"

3.9mm

3.thickness

237.9mm

167.4mm

Best

LG 22EA53VQ

5.5mm

4.Supports VESA mount
Asus ROG Swift PG279Q 27"
Samsung CJ791

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"
Samsung CJ791

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.shipping weight

10.6kg

13.56t

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

Best

Asus VP247N 23.6"

0.8kg

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Display

1.response time

4ms

4ms

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"

34"

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

Best

Sharp LB-1085

108"

3.every pixel has three subpixels
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Samsung CJ791

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
Asus ROG Swift PG279Q 27"
Samsung CJ791

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

3440 x 1440px

Best

Dell UltraSharp UP3218K

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.

Best

LG UltraGear 34GK950F 34"

178º

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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

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.

Best

Acer XB0 XB240H 24"

100000000:1

3.has an ambient light sensor
Asus ROG Swift PG279Q 27"
Samsung CJ791

An ambient light sensor adjusts the luminance of the device according to the amount of natural light that surrounds it.

For example

Samsung CHG90 49"

4.supports color calibration
Asus ROG Swift PG279Q 27"
Samsung CJ791

A properly calibrated screen represents colors as they are and i.e. you can conduct a photo shoot while verifying your photos in real time. An internal sensor and/or colorimeter is usually included for trouble-free calibration.

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Connectivity

1.has a HDMI output
Asus ROG Swift PG279Q 27"
Samsung CJ791

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

2.DisplayPort outputs

1

1

Allows you to connect to a display using DisplayPort.

Best

Dell UltaSharp U2417H 24"

2

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 socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
Asus ROG Swift PG279Q 27"
Samsung CJ791

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

5.has a DVI connector
Asus ROG Swift PG279Q 27"
Samsung CJ791

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

6.has a VGA connector
Asus ROG Swift PG279Q 27"
Samsung CJ791

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

For example

Philips Brilliance 492P8 49″

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Power

1.power consumption operation

90W

55W

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

3.has a sleep timer
Asus ROG Swift PG279Q 27"
Samsung CJ791

A sleep timer is a function that shuts off the power after a preset amount of time.

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Features

1.has stereo speakers
Asus ROG Swift PG279Q 27"
Samsung CJ791

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"
Samsung CJ791

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 7W

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

4.has a front camera
Asus ROG Swift PG279Q 27"
Samsung CJ791

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

For example

LG 27MD5K 27"

5.has DTS Surround
Asus ROG Swift PG279Q 27"
Samsung CJ791

DTS Surround is a high-quality audio codec that supports up to six audio channels, with good bitrates and audio quality.

For example

Acer S7 S277HK 27"

6.has a radio
Asus ROG Swift PG279Q 27"
Samsung CJ791

It works as an FM radio with included headsets

For example

LG UltraGear 34GK950F 34"

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