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Asus ROG Swift PG27AQ 27"

75points

Samsung S27C590H

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Asus ROG Swift PG27AQ 27" vs Samsung S27C590H

Asus ROG Swift PG27AQ 27"
Samsung S27C590H
Asus ROG Swift PG27AQ 27"
Samsung S27C590H

Why is Asus ROG Swift PG27AQ 27" better than Samsung S27C590H?

  • 1ms less response time
    4msvs5ms
  • Every pixel has three subpixels
  • Has an IPS screen
  • 5mm shorter
    363mmvs368mm
  • Has stereo speakers
  • Has a swivel stand
  • Supports VESA mount
  • 6.2mm narrower
    619.8mmvs626mm

Why is Samsung S27C590H better than Asus ROG Swift PG27AQ 27"?

  • 55W lower power consumption on operation
    35W vs90W
  • 1000x higher static contrast ratio
    1000000:1vs1000:1
  • Has an LED-backlit display
  • 0.16W lower power consumption on standby
    0.34W vs0.5W
  • 3.7kg less shipping weight
    7kgvs10.7kg
  • 2.3kg lighter
    4.9kgvs7200g
  • 189.9mm thinner
    48mmvs237.9mm
  • Has a VGA connector

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General info

1.supports total tilt
Asus ROG Swift PG27AQ 27"
Samsung S27C590H

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

368mm

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3.9mm

3.thickness

237.9mm

48mm

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5.5mm

4.Has a swivel stand
Asus ROG Swift PG27AQ 27"
Samsung S27C590H

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

5.Supports VESA mount
Asus ROG Swift PG27AQ 27"
Samsung S27C590H

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.shipping weight

10.7kg

7kg

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

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0.8kg

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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.

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1ms

2.pixel density

163ppi

81.59ppi

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280ppi

3.screen size

27"

27"

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

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108"

4.every pixel has three subpixels
Asus ROG Swift PG27AQ 27"
Samsung S27C590H

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.

5.has an IPS screen
Asus ROG Swift PG27AQ 27"
Samsung S27C590H

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.

6.resolution

3840 x 2160px

1920 x 1080px

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7680 x 4320px

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Colors

1.luminance

300cd/m²

300cd/m²

Luminance is the intensity of light that a device emits.

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1000cd/m²

2.contrast ratio

1000:1

1000000:1

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.

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100000000:1

3.has an ambient light sensor
Asus ROG Swift PG27AQ 27"
Samsung S27C590H

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
Asus ROG Swift PG27AQ 27"
Samsung S27C590H

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

2.HDMI ports

1

1

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
Asus ROG Swift PG27AQ 27"
Samsung S27C590H

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

4.has a DVI connector
Asus ROG Swift PG27AQ 27"
Samsung S27C590H

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

For example

Samsung CJ791

5.has a VGA connector
Asus ROG Swift PG27AQ 27"
Samsung S27C590H

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

6.has FireWire
Asus ROG Swift PG27AQ 27"
Samsung S27C590H

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

35W

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

Best

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1.1W

2.power consumption on standby

0.5W

0.34W

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

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0W

3.has a sleep timer
Asus ROG Swift PG27AQ 27"
Samsung S27C590H

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"
Samsung S27C590H

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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