89points

Asus ROG Swift PG27AQ 27"

63points

Samsung TC190

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Asus ROG Swift PG27AQ 27" vs Samsung TC190

Asus ROG Swift PG27AQ 27"
Samsung TC190
Asus ROG Swift PG27AQ 27"
Samsung TC190

Why is Asus ROG Swift PG27AQ 27" better than Samsung TC190?

  • 1ms less response time
    4msvs5ms
  • Has a HDMI output
  • Supports total tilt
  • Has an IPS screen
  • 22.6mm shorter
    363mmvs385.6mm
  • 2.2W lower power consumption on standby
    0.5W vs2.7W
  • Has stereo speakers
  • Supports VESA mount

Why is Samsung TC190 better than Asus ROG Swift PG27AQ 27"?

  • 50W lower power consumption on operation
    40W vs90W
  • 50x higher static contrast ratio
    50000:1vs1000:1
  • 900g lighter
    6.3kgvs7200g
  • 40.9mm thinner
    197mmvs237.9mm
  • 209.1mm narrower
    410.7mmvs619.8mm
  • 2 more USB ports
    4vs2

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General info

1.supports total tilt
Asus ROG Swift PG27AQ 27"
Samsung TC190

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

385.6mm

Best

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3.9mm

3.Has a swivel stand
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Samsung TC190

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

197mm

Best

LG 22EA53VQ

5.5mm

5.Supports VESA mount
Asus ROG Swift PG27AQ 27"
Samsung TC190

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

7.2kg

6.3kg

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"

19"

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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Samsung TC190

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"
Samsung TC190

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

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

300cd/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

50000:1

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.has an ambient light sensor
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Samsung TC190

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 TC190

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
Asus ROG Swift PG27AQ 27"
Samsung TC190

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

3.has a DVI connector
Asus ROG Swift PG27AQ 27"
Samsung TC190

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
Asus ROG Swift PG27AQ 27"
Samsung TC190

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

For example

Philips Brilliance 492P8 49″

5.USB ports

2

4

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

Best

Asus PA279Q

7

6.has FireWire
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Samsung TC190

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

40W

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

Best

Sharp LB-1085

1.1W

2.power consumption on standby

0.5W

2.7W

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
Asus ROG Swift PG27AQ 27"
Samsung TC190

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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