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Asus ROG Swift PG279Q 27"

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ViewSonic VA705 LED

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Asus ROG Swift PG279Q 27" vs ViewSonic VA705 LED

Asus ROG Swift PG279Q 27"
ViewSonic VA705 LED
Asus ROG Swift PG279Q 27"
ViewSonic VA705 LED

Why is Asus ROG Swift PG279Q 27" better than ViewSonic VA705 LED?

  • 1ms less response time
    4msvs5ms
  • Has a HDMI output
  • Has an IPS screen
  • 37mm shorter
    363mmvs400mm
  • Has stereo speakers
  • Has a swivel stand
  • Has fast 802.11ac WiFi connection
  • Has 802.11n WiFi connection

Why is ViewSonic VA705 LED better than Asus ROG Swift PG279Q 27"?

  • 70W lower power consumption on operation
    20W vs90W
  • Has an LED-backlit display
  • 4.44kg lighter
    2.56kgvs7000g
  • 169.9mm thinner
    68mmvs237.9mm
  • 240.8mm narrower
    379mmvs619.8mm
  • Has a VGA connector

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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

400mm

Best

Asus VP228N 21.5"

3.9mm

3.Has a swivel stand
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A swivel stand allows you to adjust the position of the display left or right, so you can position it to the desired angle.

4.thickness

237.9mm

68mm

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LG 22EA53VQ

5.5mm

5.Supports VESA mount
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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.

6.weight

7kg

2.56kg

Best

Asus VX278Q 27"

4.5g

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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"

17"

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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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

1280 x 1024px

Best

Dell UltraSharp UP3218K

7680 x 4320px

6.maximum horizontal viewing angle

178º

170º

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

250cd/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

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Connectivity

1.has a HDMI output
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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
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ViewSonic VA705 LED

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

3.has a DVI connector
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ViewSonic VA705 LED

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

For example

Samsung CJ791

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

5.Has WiFi
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ViewSonic VA705 LED

The device can connect to WiFi.

6.has FireWire
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ViewSonic VA705 LED

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

For example

Dell S2316H 23"

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Power

1.power consumption operation

90W

20W

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

Best

Sharp LB-1085

1.1W

2.power consumption on standby

0.5W

0.5W

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
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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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