Asus MX299 vs Tatung TME42

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Asus MX299
Tatung TME42

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eBay
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Reasons For

5 Reasons For
60% faster response time Edit
The Asus MX299 is a 5msms response time PC monitor. That's 3ms faster than the Tatung TME42 (8msms). 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.

243mm shorter Edit
The Asus MX299 is a 391mmmm tall PC monitor, whereas the Tatung TME42 is a 634mmmm tall PC monitor (243mm taller).
A lot narrower Edit
The Asus MX299 is a 700.2mmmm wide PC monitor, whereas the Tatung TME42 is a 970.3mmmm wide PC monitor (270.1mm wider).
$542 cheaper
The Asus MX299 costs $542.21 less than the Tatung TME42.
Available from 9 shops
A greater number of stores increases the chances of this PC monitor remaining in stock and also increases the price competition amongst retailers for the product.
3 Reasons For
A lot bigger screen size Edit
The Tatung TME42 has a screen size of 42"", however the Asus MX299 is only a 29"" PC monitor (13" smaller). Read more

The display diagonal is a measure of the size of the monitor. It is measured from one corner of the screen to the diagonally opposite corner of the screen.

A bigger display diagonal means that the screen will be larger and better for displaying lots of content or for seeing the detail in photos and videos.

Slightly brighter display brightness Edit
The Tatung TME42 has a display brightness of 330 cd/m² cd/m², however the Asus MX299 is only a 300 cd/m² cd/m² display brightness PC monitor (30 cd/m² dimmer).
Two HDMI ports Edit
The Tatung TME42 has two HDMI ports, however the Asus MX299 only has one HDMI port.

Reasons Against

4 Reasons Against
13" smaller screen size Edit
The Asus MX299 has a screen size of 29"", however the Tatung TME42 is a 42"" PC monitor (13" bigger). Read more

The display diagonal is a measure of the size of the monitor. It is measured from one corner of the screen to the diagonally opposite corner of the screen.

A bigger display diagonal means that the screen will be larger and better for displaying lots of content or for seeing the detail in photos and videos.

30 cd/m² dimmer display brightness Edit
The Asus MX299 has a display brightness of 300 cd/m² cd/m², however the Tatung TME42 is a 330 cd/m² cd/m² display brightness PC monitor (30 cd/m² brighter).
Only one HDMI port Edit
The Asus MX299 has one HDMI port, however the Tatung TME42 only has two HDMI ports.
One month older
The Asus MX299 is older than the Tatung TME42 by one month.
6 Reasons Against
Slower response time Edit
The Tatung TME42 is an 8msms response time PC monitor. That's 3ms slower than the Asus MX299 (8msms). 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 number of DVI ports on the Tatung TME42 is , but the Asus MX299 only has one DVI port.
A lot taller Edit
The Tatung TME42 is a 634mmmm tall PC monitor, whereas the Asus MX299 is a 391mmmm tall PC monitor (243mm shorter).
270.1mm wider Edit
The Tatung TME42 is a 970.3mmmm wide PC monitor, whereas the Asus MX299 is a 700.2mmmm wide PC monitor (270.1mm narrower).
$542 more expensive
The Tatung TME42 is more expensive than the Asus MX299 by $542.21.
Less retailers
Only 1 shop sell the Tatung TME42, whereas 10 shops sell the Asus MX299. Read more
Smaller numbers of retailers reduces the price competition amongst retailers for this PC monitor and also reduces the chances of the product remaining in stock.

Awards

5 Awards
altomdata.dk: Recommended
compress.ru: Recommended
macworld.co.uk: Editor's Choice
teknokulis.com: Gold
ua.gecid.com: Original Design
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Date Released

42 months Ago 41 months Ago

Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on $ -
Electricity cost - standby $ -
Total running cost $ -
Electricity cost - switched on $ 120.14
Electricity cost - standby $ -
Total running cost $ 120.14
Purchase price $ 840.20
Total cost of ownership $ 960.34
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Energy Efficiency Class

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Environmental Impact

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0.78T
Running this PC monitor over 5 years will generate 0.78 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
20
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.

Display

Screen Size
29" 42"
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Display Resolution
 1920 x 1080
 1920 x 1080
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Dynamic Contrast Ratio
 80000000:1
BEST
 80000000:1
Display Type
 LED
 LED
Graphics Resolution
 2560 x 1080
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
BEST
 2560 x 1080
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
Video Mode
 1080p
 1080p
BEST
HD Type
 Full HD
 Full HD
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Digital Vertical Frequency
50 - 61 Unknown - Click to provide data
Digital Horizontal Frequency
30 - 83 Unknown - Click to provide data
Aspect Ratio
 21:9
 21:9
Vertical Scan Range
50 - 61 Unknown - Click to provide data
Horizontal Scan Range
30 - 83 Unknown - Click to provide data
Pixel Pitch
0.2628 x 0.2628 Unknown - Click to provide data
Display Colour Count
16.77M Unknown - Click to provide data
Vertical Viewing Angle
178° 178°
Horizontal Viewing Angle
178° 178°
Typical Contrast Ratio
 1400:1
 1400:1
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Display Diagonal
73.03cm
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106.7cm
Display Technology
 IPS
 IPS
Display Brightness
300 cd/m² 330 cd/m²
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Response Time
5ms
BEST
8ms
Native Aspect Ratio
 21:9
 16:9
 21:9
 16:9
Supported Number of Colours Display
 16.78 million colours
 16.78 million colours
Dynamic Contrast Ratio Marketing Name
 Ultra Contrast
 Ultra Contrast

Ports & Interfaces

Headphone Output
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
DisplayPort
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Component Video in Port
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
HDMI Port
1 2
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DVI-D Port
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
VGA (D-Sub) Port
1 1
DVI Port
1
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Multimedia

RMS Rated Audio Power
6W Unknown - Click to provide data
Loudspeaker
2 Unknown - Click to provide data

Design

Case Colour
 Silver
 Silver

Ergonomics

Tilt Angle
-5 - 20 Unknown - Click to provide data

Power

Power Consumption When Off
0.5W Unknown - Click to provide data
Typical Power Consumption
31.7W
BEST
98W
Standby Power Consumption
0.5W Unknown - Click to provide data
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
 120
 12
 120-240
 20-24
 24
 100
 100-240
 240
 120
 12
 120-240
 20-24

Operational Conditions

Relative Humidity Storage Range
10 - 80 Unknown - Click to provide data
Relative Humidity Operating Range
20 - 80 Unknown - Click to provide data
Storage Temperature Range
-20 - 60 Unknown - Click to provide data
Operating Temperature Range
0 - 40 Unknown - Click to provide data

Certificates

Safety Certification
 RoHS
 WEEE
 RoHS
 WEEE

Weight & Dimensions

Package Weight
8.1kg Unknown - Click to provide data
Packaging Height
506mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Packaging Depth
159mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Packaging Width
814mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Weight With Stand
5.5kg Unknown - Click to provide data
Height With Stand
391mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Depth With Stand
215.1mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Width With Stand
700.2mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Weight
5.5kg 15.48g
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Height
391mm
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634mm
Depth
215.1mm
BEST
71.88mm
Width
700.2mm
BEST
970.3mm

Packaging Content

Cable Included
 HDMI
 DVI
 AC
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 HDMI
 DVI
 AC

Other Features

Quantity
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