Asus PB278Q vs DELL U2715H

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Asus PB278Q
DELL U2715H

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Reasons For

3 Reasons For
Faster response time Edit
The Asus PB278Q has a response time of 5msms, but the DELL U2715H is a 6msms response time PC monitor (1ms slower). Read more

The response time on a PC monitor is a measure of how quickly the monitor reacts to image data sent by the computer's graphics card. Fast response times are particularly important for gamers, who should ideally look for a response time of 8 milliseconds or less.

A faster (shorter) response time is better because fast moving graphics will appear smoother and the gaming experience will feel more responsive.

Cheaper by $268
The Asus PB278Q costs $268.19 less than the DELL U2715H.
A bit better expert reviews
The average expert review score of the Asus PB278Q is 84%, however the average rating of the DELL U2715H is 80% (based on 4 reviews).
7 Reasons For
50 cd/m² brighter display brightness Edit
The DELL U2715H has a display brightness of 350 cd/m² cd/m², whereas the Asus PB278Q is only a 300 cd/m² cd/m² display brightness PC monitor (50 cd/m² dimmer).
One more DisplayPort Edit
The DELL U2715H is a two DisplayPort PC monitor, whereas the Asus PB278Q only has one DisplayPort.
Two HDMI ports Edit
The DELL U2715H is a two HDMI port PC monitor, whereas the Asus PB278Q only has one HDMI port.
Slightly shorter Edit
DELL U2715H is 363.4mmmm tall, but the Asus PB278Q is a 386.2mmmm tall PC monitor (22.8mm taller).
Shallower Edit
The DELL U2715H is a 46.4mmmm deep PC monitor. That's 23.2mm shallower than the Asus PB278Q (46.4mmmm).
30.3mm narrower Edit
DELL U2715H is 612.7mmmm wide, but the Asus PB278Q is a 643mmmm wide PC monitor (30.3mm wider).
User reviews are a little better
Based on 134 user reviews, the DELL U2715H has an average review score of 94%, whereas the Asus PB278Q has an average rating of 91% (based on 285 reviews).

Reasons Against

9 Reasons Against
17% dimmer display brightness Edit
The Asus PB278Q is a 300 cd/m² cd/m² display brightness PC monitor. That's 50 cd/m² dimmer than the DELL U2715H (350 cd/m² cd/m²).
Only one DisplayPort Edit
The Asus PB278Q has one DisplayPort, however the DELL U2715H only has two DisplayPorts.
One less HDMI port Edit
The Asus PB278Q has one HDMI port, however the DELL U2715H only has two HDMI ports.
6% taller Edit
The Asus PB278Q is a 386.2mmmm tall PC monitor. That's 22.8mm taller than the DELL U2715H (363.4mmmm).
A lot deeper Edit
The Asus PB278Q has a depth of 69.6mmmm, however the DELL U2715H is a 46.4mmmm deep PC monitor (23.2mm shallower).
Wider Edit
The Asus PB278Q is a 643mmmm wide PC monitor. That's 30.3mm wider than the DELL U2715H (612.7mmmm).
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Older by over two years
The Asus PB278Q is two years older than the DELL U2715H.
User review Rating is a bit Worse
The Asus PB278Q 's average user score is 91%, however the DELL U2715H's is 94% (based on 134 reviews).
4 Reasons Against
17% slower response time Edit
The DELL U2715H is a 6msms response time PC monitor. That's 1ms slower than the Asus PB278Q (6msms). Read more

The response time on a PC monitor is a measure of how quickly the monitor reacts to image data sent by the computer's graphics card. Fast response times are particularly important for gamers, who should ideally look for a response time of 8 milliseconds or less.

A faster (shorter) response time is better because fast moving graphics will appear smoother and the gaming experience will feel more responsive.

Only DVI ports Edit
The DELL U2715H has DVI ports, however the Asus PB278Q only has one DVI port.
$268 more expensive
The DELL U2715H is more expensive than the Asus PB278Q by $268.19.
A little Lower expert review Score
The average expert rating of the DELL U2715H is 80%, whereas the average expert rating of the Asus PB278Q is 84% (based on 48 reviews).

Awards

12 Awards
01net.com: 4 Star
chinese.vr-zone.com: Editor's Choice
datormagazin.se: Recommended
elektroniktest.dk: Silver
ferra.ru: Best Product
Good Gear Guide.com.au: Editor's Choice
hardware.info: Silver Award
hothardware.com: Recommended
noticias3d.com: Good Choice
overclock3d.net: Gold Award
technopat.net: Performance Award
uk.hardware.info: Silver
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Average Expert Rating

Average User Rating

Date Released

52 months Ago 25 months Ago

Display

Screen Size
27" 27"
Dynamic Contrast Ratio
 80000000:1
BEST
 80000000:1
Display Type
 LED
 LED
BEST
Graphics Resolution
 2560 x 1440
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
 2560 x 1440
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
Display Surface
 Matt
 Matt
Video Mode
 1080p
 720p
 480p
 1080p
 720p
 480p
BEST
HD Type
 Wide Quad HD
 Wide Quad HD
Digital Vertical Frequency
50 - 75 Unknown - Click to provide data
Digital Horizontal Frequency
24 - 89 Unknown - Click to provide data
Viewable Size Diagonal
684.7mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Viewable Height
Unknown - Click to provide data 335.66mm
Viewable Width
Unknown - Click to provide data 596.74mm
Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 16:9
Vertical Scan Range
50 - 75 Unknown - Click to provide data
Horizontal Scan Range
24 - 89 Unknown - Click to provide data
Pixel Pitch
0.233 x 0.233 0.2331 x 0.2331
Display Colour Count
Unknown - Click to provide data 16.77M
Vertical Viewing Angle
178° 178°
Horizontal Viewing Angle
178° 178°
Typical Contrast Ratio
 1000:1
 1000:1
BEST
Display Diagonal
Unknown - Click to provide data 68.58cm
Display Technology
 PLS
 PLS
Display Brightness
300 cd/m² 350 cd/m²
BEST
Response Time
5ms
BEST
6ms
Color Gamut
Unknown - Click to provide data 99%
SmartResponse
Unknown - Click to provide data 6ms
Screen Shape
 Flat
 Flat
Native Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 16:9
Supported Number of Colours Display
 16.78 million colours
 16.78 million colours

Ports & Interfaces

Headphone Output
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
DisplayPort
1 2
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USB 3.0 Port
Unknown - Click to provide data 6
HDMI Port
1 2
BEST
DVI-D Port
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Mini DisplayPort
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
VGA (D-Sub) Port
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
DVI Port
1
BEST
USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Port
Unknown - Click to provide data 6
USB Type-A Downstream Port
Unknown - Click to provide data 6
USB Hub Version
 USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1)
 USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1)
Upstream Port
Unknown - Click to provide data 1

Multimedia

RMS Rated Audio Power
3W Unknown - Click to provide data
Loudspeaker
2 Unknown - Click to provide data

Design

Coloured Feet
 Silver
 Silver
Case Colour
 Black
 Black

Ergonomics

Pivot Angle
Unknown - Click to provide data 90 - 90
Tilt Angle
-5 - 20 5 - 21
Swivel Angle Range
Unknown - Click to provide data 45 - 45

Power

Current Rating
Unknown - Click to provide data 1.5A
Power Consumption When in PowerSave Mode
0.5W Unknown - Click to provide data
Typical Power Consumption
60W 36W
BEST
Standby Power Consumption
0.5W 0.5W
Maximum Power Consumption
Unknown - Click to provide data 88W
Input Voltage
 100 - 240
 100 - 240
AC Input Frequency
 50
 60
 50/60
 50
 60
 50/60
AC Input Voltage
 24
 100
 100-240
 240
 24
 100
 100-240
 240

Operational Conditions

Operating Altitude
Unknown - Click to provide data 0 - 5000
Non-Operating Altitude
Unknown - Click to provide data 0 - 12192
Relative Humidity Storage Range
Unknown - Click to provide data 5 - 90
Relative Humidity Operating Range
Unknown - Click to provide data 10 - 80
Storage Temperature Range
Unknown - Click to provide data -20 - 60
Operating Temperature Range
Unknown - Click to provide data 0 - 40

Certificates

Certification
 RoHS
 TCO
 RoHS
 TCO
EPEAT Compliance
 Gold
 Gold

Weight & Dimensions

Package Weight
12kg 10.5kg
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Packaging Height
470mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Packaging Depth
224mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Packaging Width
755mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Weight With Stand
8.8kg Unknown - Click to provide data
Height With Stand
552.3mm 524.9mm
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Depth With Stand
218mm 205mm
BEST
Width With Stand
643mm 612.7mm
BEST
Weight
Unknown - Click to provide data 4.9kg
Height
386.2mm 363.4mm
BEST
Depth
69.6mm 46.4mm
BEST
Width
643mm 612.7mm
BEST

Packaging Content

Cable Included
 VGA
 HDMI
 DVI
 DisplayPort
 USB
 AC
 VGA
 HDMI
 DVI
 DisplayPort
 USB
 AC
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