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Asus ROG Swift PG279Q 27" vs Sony BVME170: 34 facts in comparison

1. power consumption operation

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

2. every pixel has three subpixels

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.
Asus ROG Swift PG279Q 27"
Sony BVME170
85% have it

3. screen size

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

4. has a HDMI output

Devices with a HDMI or mini HDMI port can transfer high definition video and audio to a display.
Asus ROG Swift PG279Q 27"
Sony BVME170
60% have it

5. contrast ratio

Contrast ratio is the visual distance between the lightest and the darkest colour that may be reproduced on the display. A high contrast ratio is desired, resulting in richer dark colours and more distinctive color gradation.

6. supports total tilt

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.
Asus ROG Swift PG279Q 27"
Sony BVME170
84% have it

7. weight

1.5kg lighter.

8. has an IPS screen

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.
Asus ROG Swift PG279Q 27"
Sony BVME170
33% have it

9. has a DVI connector

Devices that have a DVI connector (usually computers and notebooks) can be connected to the TV set.
Asus ROG Swift PG279Q 27"
Sony BVME170
56% have it

10. luminance

Luminance is the intensity of light that a device emits.
100cd/m²

11. resolution

1.78x higher resolution.
1920 x 1080px

12. height

80.6mm shorter.

13. maximum horizontal viewing angle

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

14. has a VGA connector

VGA connector is a widespread connector and is found on many video cards, computer monitors, and some television sets.
Asus ROG Swift PG279Q 27"
Sony BVME170
76% have it

15. supports swivel

Swivel is the ability for the monitor head to be rotated left or right. This enables users to share screen images without causing visual distortion.
Asus ROG Swift PG279Q 27"
Sony BVME170
34% have it

16. has stereo speakers

Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound that surrounds the user from left and right side, creating a richer sound and a better experience.
Asus ROG Swift PG279Q 27"
Sony BVME170
29% have it

17. has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack

With a standard mini jack socket, you can use the device with most headphones.
Asus ROG Swift PG279Q 27"
Sony BVME170
41% have it

18. thickness

23.2mm thinner.
214.7mm

19. width

183.8mm narrower.

20. displays 3D with glasses

The device displays 3D images which you can only see with special 3D glasses. Unlike glasses-free 3D displays, the screens of these devices have larger viewing angles.
Asus ROG Swift PG279Q 27"
Sony BVME170
4% have it

21. has LED-backlit display

Uses LED backlighting, resulting in better image quality, more vibrant colours and richer blacks.
Asus ROG Swift PG279Q 27"
Sony BVME170
79% have it

22. HDMI ports

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

23. supports Ethernet

Ethernet is a local area network technology.
Asus ROG Swift PG279Q 27"
Sony BVME170
3% have it

24. Supports VESA mount

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.
Asus ROG Swift PG279Q 27"
Sony BVME170
70% have it

25. maximum vertical viewing angle

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

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