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Asus ROG Swift PG27AQ 27"

77points

NEC E422

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Asus ROG Swift PG27AQ 27" vs NEC E422

Asus ROG Swift PG27AQ 27"
NEC E422
Asus ROG Swift PG27AQ 27"
NEC E422

Why is Asus ROG Swift PG27AQ 27" better than NEC E422?

  • 90W lower power consumption on operation
    90W vs180W
  • Supports total tilt
  • Has an IPS screen
  • 287mm shorter
    363mmvs650mm
  • 1.5W lower power consumption on standby
    0.5W vs2W
  • 14.3kg less shipping weight
    10.7kgvs25kg
  • 8.8kg lighter
    7.2kgvs16000g
  • 390.2mm narrower
    619.8mmvs1010mm

Why is NEC E422 better than Asus ROG Swift PG27AQ 27"?

  • 1.56x bigger screen size
    42"vs27"
  • 4x higher static contrast ratio
    4000:1vs1000:1
  • 100cd/m² more luminance
    400cd/m²vs300cd/m²
  • 2 more HDMI ports
    3vs1
  • Has a DVI connector
  • 146.9mm thinner
    91mmvs237.9mm
  • Has a VGA connector
  • 6W more audio output power
    2 x 5Wvs2 x 2W

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General info

1.supports total tilt
Asus ROG Swift PG27AQ 27"
NEC E422

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

650mm

Best

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3.9mm

3.Supports VESA mount
Asus ROG Swift PG27AQ 27"
NEC E422

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.

4.thickness

237.9mm

91mm

Best

LG 22EA53VQ

5.5mm

5.Has a swivel stand
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NEC E422

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

10.7kg

25kg

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.pixel density

163ppi

40ppi

Best

Dell UltraSharp UP3218K

280ppi

2.screen size

27"

42"

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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NEC E422

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"
NEC E422

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

178º

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

Best

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178º

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Colors

1.luminance

300cd/m²

400cd/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

4000:1

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

1073.7m

16.7m

Number of colors that a display can accurately reproduce.

Best

Dell UltraSharp UP2716D 27"

1074m

4.has an ambient light sensor
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NEC E422

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

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Connectivity

1.has a HDMI output
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NEC E422

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

2.HDMI ports

1

3

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

Best

Acer HN274H

4

3.has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
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NEC E422

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

4.has a DVI connector
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NEC E422

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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NEC E422

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

6.USB ports

2

1

With more USB ports, you are able to connect more devices.

Best

Asus PA279Q

7

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Power

1.power consumption operation

90W

180W

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

Best

Sharp LB-1085

1.1W

2.power consumption on standby

0.5W

2W

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

Best

Asus MB168B Plus

0W

3.has a sleep timer
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NEC E422

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 PG27AQ 27"
NEC E422

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 5W

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

3.supports PiP and PaP
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NEC E422

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.

4.has a child lock
Asus ROG Swift PG27AQ 27"
NEC E422

A child lock enables adults to prevent or restrict children’s use of the device.

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