Acer XB241H vs Asus VG278HV

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Acer XB241H
Asus VG278HV

Top Prices

eBay
Standard delivery: $9.98
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Acer Online Store
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In stock
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Amazon US
Out of stock

Reasons For

5 Reasons For
50 cd/m² brighter display brightness Edit
The Acer XB241H has a display brightness of 350 cd/m² cd/m², whereas the Asus VG278HV is only a 300 cd/m² cd/m² display brightness PC monitor (50 cd/m² dimmer).
Higher maximum height adjustment Edit
The Acer XB241H is a 150mmmm maximum height adjustment PC monitor. That's 50mm higher than the Asus VG278HV (100mmmm).
Two times lower power consumption when off Edit
The Acer XB241H has a power consumption when off of 0.45WW, however the Asus VG278HV is a 1WW power consumption when off PC monitor (0.55W higher).
4.3g lighter Edit
The Acer XB241H is a 3.9kgg weight PC monitor. That's 4.3g lighter than the Asus VG278HV (8.2kgg).
Available from 7 shops
A greater number of retailers increases the price competition amongst retailers for this PC monitor and also increases the chances of the product remaining in stock.
3 Reasons For
3" bigger screen size Edit
The Asus VG278HV is a 27"" PC monitor. That's 3" bigger than the Acer XB241H (27""). 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.

7.6cm bigger display diagonal Edit
The Asus VG278HV is a 68.6cmcm display diagonal PC monitor. That's 7.6cm bigger than the Acer XB241H (68.6cmcm).
Cheaper by $71
The Asus VG278HV is $70.98 cheaper than the Acer XB241H.

Reasons Against

3 Reasons Against
3" smaller screen size Edit
The Acer XB241H has a screen size of 24"", whereas the Asus VG278HV is a 27"" PC monitor (3" 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.

7.6cm smaller display diagonal Edit
The Acer XB241H has a display diagonal of 61cmcm, whereas the Asus VG278HV is a 68.6cmcm display diagonal PC monitor (7.6cm bigger).
$71 more expensive
The Acer XB241H is more expensive than the Asus VG278HV by $70.98.
6 Reasons Against
50 cd/m² dimmer display brightness Edit
The Asus VG278HV is a 300 cd/m² cd/m² display brightness PC monitor. That's 50 cd/m² dimmer than the Acer XB241H (300 cd/m² cd/m²).
50mm lower maximum height adjustment Edit
The Asus VG278HV has a maximum height adjustment of 100mmmm, however the Acer XB241H is a 150mmmm maximum height adjustment PC monitor (50mm higher).
Higher power consumption when off Edit
The Asus VG278HV is a 1WW power consumption when off PC monitor. That's 0.55W higher than the Acer XB241H (1WW).
4.3g heavier Edit
The Asus VG278HV has a weight of 8.2kgg, whereas the Acer XB241H is a 3.9kgg weight PC monitor (4.3g lighter).
Fewer sellers
The Asus VG278HV is only stocked by 3 stores, but the Acer XB241H is stocked by 10 sellers. Read more
The fewer the number of sellers that stock the product, the lower the competition amongst sellers to keep prices low.
Older by five months
The Asus VG278HV is five months older than the Acer XB241H.

Average Expert Rating

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Average User Rating

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Date Released

9 months Ago 15 months Ago

Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on $ -
Electricity cost - standby $ -
Total running cost $ -
Electricity cost - switched on $ 36.16
Electricity cost - standby $ -
Total running cost $ 36.16
Purchase price $ 329.00
Total cost of ownership $ 365.16
Details

Energy Efficiency Class

No data No data

Environmental Impact

No data
0.23T
Running this PC monitor over 5 years will generate 0.23 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
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To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.

Display

Screen Size
24" 27"
BEST
Display Resolution
 1920 x 1080
 1920 x 1080
Dynamic Contrast Ratio
 50000000:1
 50000000:1
BEST
Display Type
 LED
 LCD
BEST
 LED
 LCD
Graphics Resolution
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
Video Mode
 1080p
 1080p
BEST
HD Type
 Full HD
 Full HD
Digital Vertical Frequency
Unknown - Click to provide data 50 - 144
Digital Horizontal Frequency
Unknown - Click to provide data 28 - 160
Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 16:9
Vertical Scan Range
Unknown - Click to provide data 50 - 85
Horizontal Scan Range
Unknown - Click to provide data 28 - 83
Pixel Pitch
Unknown - Click to provide data 0.311 x 0.311
Display Colour Count
16.77M 16.77M
Vertical Viewing Angle
Unknown - Click to provide data 160°
Horizontal Viewing Angle
Unknown - Click to provide data 170°
Display Diagonal
61cm 68.6cm
BEST
Display Technology
 TN+Film
 TN+Film
Display Brightness
350 cd/m²
BEST
300 cd/m²
Response Time
1ms 1ms
Color Gamut
Unknown - Click to provide data 72%
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
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
DisplayPort
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
HDMI Port
1 1
DVI-D Port
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
VGA (D-Sub) Port
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
DVI Port
Unknown - Click to provide data 1

Multimedia

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

Design

Coloured Feet
 Black
 Black
Case Colour
 Black
 Black

Ergonomics

Maximum Height Adjustment
150mm
BEST
100mm
Tilt Angle
-5 - 35 15 - -5
Swivel Angle Range
Unknown - Click to provide data 150 - -150
OSD Language
Unknown - Click to provide data 10

Power

Power Consumption When in PowerSave Mode
Unknown - Click to provide data 1W
Power Consumption When Off
0.45W
BEST
1W
Typical Power Consumption
28W
BEST
29.5W
Standby Power Consumption
0.5W
BEST
1W
Average Power Consumption
Unknown - Click to provide data 29.5W
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

Storage Temperature Range
Unknown - Click to provide data -20 - 60
Operating Temperature Range
Unknown - Click to provide data 0 - 35

Certificates

Certification
 MPR II
 RoHS
 MPR II
 RoHS

Weight & Dimensions

Package Weight
Unknown - Click to provide data 11kg
Packaging Height
Unknown - Click to provide data 560mm
Packaging Depth
Unknown - Click to provide data 176mm
Packaging Width
Unknown - Click to provide data 732mm
Weight With Stand
6.3kg Unknown - Click to provide data
Height With Stand
542mm 437.8mm
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Depth With Stand
268mm 249.7mm
BEST
Width With Stand
566.9mm
BEST
643mm
Weight
3.9kg
BEST
8.2kg
Height
335.2mm 385.6mm
Depth
60.9mm 59.5mm
Width
566.4mm 643mm

Packaging Content

Cable Included
 HDMI
 AC
 DisplayPort
 VGA
 HDMI
 AC
 DisplayPort
 VGA
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