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Asus ROG Swift PG27AQ 27"

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Asus VS278H

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Asus ROG Swift PG27AQ 27" vs Asus VS278H

Asus ROG Swift PG27AQ 27"
Asus VS278H
Asus ROG Swift PG27AQ 27"
Asus VS278H

Why is Asus ROG Swift PG27AQ 27" better than Asus VS278H?

  • Has an IPS screen
  • 107.1mm shorter
    363mmvs470.1mm
  • Has a swivel stand
  • 29mm narrower
    619.8mmvs648.8mm
  • Supports portrait mode

Why is Asus VS278H better than Asus ROG Swift PG27AQ 27"?

  • 3ms less response time
    1msvs4ms
  • 45W lower power consumption on operation
    45W vs90W
  • Has an LED-backlit display
  • 1 more HDMI ports
    2vs1
  • Has a DVI connector
  • 3.5kg less shipping weight
    7.2kgvs10.7kg
  • 2.1kg lighter
    5.1kgvs7200g
  • 12.9mm thinner
    225mmvs237.9mm

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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

470.1mm

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3.9mm

3.Has a swivel stand
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Asus VS278H

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.Supports VESA mount
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Asus VS278H

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.thickness

237.9mm

225mm

Best

LG 22EA53VQ

5.5mm

6.shipping weight

10.7kg

7.2kg

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

Best

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0.8kg

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Display

1.response time

4ms

1ms

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"

27"

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
Asus ROG Swift PG27AQ 27"
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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

3840 x 2160px

1920 x 1080px

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

300cd/m²

300cd/m²

Luminance is the intensity of light that a device emits.

Best

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1000cd/m²

2.display colors

1073.7m

16.7m

Number of colors that a display can accurately reproduce.

Best

Dell UltraSharp UP2716D 27"

1074m

3.has an ambient light sensor
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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"

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Connectivity

1.has a HDMI output
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Asus VS278H

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

2.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

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4

3.has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
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Asus VS278H

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

4.has a DVI connector
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Asus VS278H

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

5.has a VGA connector
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Asus VS278H

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

6.has FireWire
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Asus VS278H

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

45W

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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Asus VS278H

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 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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