Acer XB271HK vs Asus PG279Q

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Acer XB271HK
Asus PG279Q

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Newegg UK
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Standard delivery: $35.99
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Reasons For

2 Reasons For
Lower power consumption when off Edit
The Acer XB271HK is a 0.39WW power consumption when off PC monitor. That's 0.11W lower than the Asus PG279Q (0.5WW).
6 shops are selling it
A greater number of sellers increases the chances of the product remaining in stock and also increases the price competition amongst retailers for this PC monitor.
3 Reasons For
15.77M more display colour count Edit
Asus PG279Q is 16.77MM display colours, but the Acer XB271HK is only a 1,070MM display colours PC monitor (15.77M less).
50 cd/m² brighter display brightness Edit
The Asus PG279Q is a 350 cd/m² cd/m² display brightness PC monitor. That's 50 cd/m² brighter than the Acer XB271HK (350 cd/m² cd/m²).
Cheaper by $71
The Asus PG279Q is $71 cheaper than the Acer XB271HK.

Reasons Against

3 Reasons Against
Less display colour count Edit
The Acer XB271HK is a 1,070MM display colours PC monitor, whereas the Asus PG279Q is a 16.77MM display colours PC monitor (15.77M more).
17% dimmer display brightness Edit
The Acer XB271HK is a 300 cd/m² cd/m² display brightness PC monitor. That's 50 cd/m² dimmer than the Asus PG279Q (350 cd/m² cd/m²).
More expensive by $71
The Acer XB271HK is $71 more expensive than the Asus PG279Q.
3 Reasons Against
22% higher power consumption when off Edit
The Asus PG279Q is a 0.5WW power consumption when off PC monitor. That's 0.11W higher than the Acer XB271HK (0.5WW).
Fewer sellers
The Asus PG279Q is only stocked by 4 retailers, but the Acer XB271HK is stocked by 10 shops. 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 PG279Q is five months older than the Acer XB271HK.

Awards

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3dnews.ru: Recommended
Digital Versus: 5 Star
Digitaltrends.com: Recommended Product
gamestar.de: Platinum
hardware.info: Ulitmate
hardwareluxx.de: Excellent Hardware
hardwareluxx.ru: Excellent Hardware
HEXUS.net: Innovation
hothardware.com: Editor's Choice
itwriter.ru: Recommended
pclab.pl: Power Award
pcper.com: Gold
SweClockers.com: Recommended
tek.no: Recommended
tweaktown.com: Editor's Choice

Average Expert Rating

No reviews found

Average User Rating

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Date Released

10 months Ago 15 months Ago

Display

Screen Size
27" 27"
Display Type
 LED
BEST
 LED
Graphics Resolution
 3840 x 2160
 2560 x 1440
BEST
 3840 x 2160
 2560 x 1440
Display Surface
 Matt
 Matt
HD Type
 4K Ultra HD
BEST
 4K Ultra HD
Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 16:9
Vertical Scan Range
Unknown - Click to provide data 30 - 165
Horizontal Scan Range
Unknown - Click to provide data 34 - 209
Pixel Pitch
Unknown - Click to provide data 0.233 x 0.233
Display Colour Count
1,070M 16.77M
BEST
Vertical Viewing Angle
Unknown - Click to provide data 178°
Horizontal Viewing Angle
Unknown - Click to provide data 178°
Typical Contrast Ratio
 1000:1
 1000:1
Display Diagonal
Unknown - Click to provide data 68.6cm
Display Technology
 IPS
 IPS
Display Brightness
300 cd/m² 350 cd/m²
BEST
Response Time
4ms 4ms
Color Gamut
Unknown - Click to provide data 100%
Native Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 16:9
Supported Number of Colours Display
 1.073 billion colours
 16.78 million colours
 1.073 billion colours
 16.78 million colours

Ports & Interfaces

Headphone Output
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
USB Version
 3.1
 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1)
 3.0
 3.1
 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1)
 3.0
DisplayPort
1 1
USB 3.0 Port
Unknown - Click to provide data 2
HDMI Port
1 1
USB Type-A Downstream Port
Unknown - Click to provide data 2
USB Hub Version
 USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1)
 USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1)

Multimedia

RMS Rated Audio Power
Unknown - Click to provide data 4W
Loudspeaker
Unknown - Click to provide data 2

Design

Case Colour
 Black
 Black

Performance

Windows Operating System
 Windows 7 Starter
 Windows 7 Home Basic
 Windows 7 Ultimate
 Windows 8
 Windows 7 Starter x64
 Windows 7 Home Basic x64
 Windows 7 Home Premium
 Windows 7 Home Premium x64
 Windows 7 Professional
 Windows 7 Professional x64
 Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 Windows 7 Enterprise x64
 Windows 7 Enterprise
 Windows 7 Starter
 Windows 7 Home Basic
 Windows 7 Ultimate
 Windows 8
 Windows 7 Starter x64
 Windows 7 Home Basic x64
 Windows 7 Home Premium
 Windows 7 Home Premium x64
 Windows 7 Professional
 Windows 7 Professional x64
 Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 Windows 7 Enterprise x64
 Windows 7 Enterprise

Ergonomics

Pivot Angle
Unknown - Click to provide data 0 - 90
Maximum Height Adjustment
150mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Tilt Angle
-5 - 35 20 - -5
Swivel Angle Range
Unknown - Click to provide data 60 - -60
OSD Language
Unknown - Click to provide data 5

Power

Power Consumption When in PowerSave Mode
Unknown - Click to provide data 0.5W
Power Consumption When Off
0.39W
BEST
0.5W
Typical Power Consumption
71.5W
BEST
90W
Standby Power Consumption
0.42W Unknown - Click to provide data
AC Input Frequency
 50
 60
 50/60
 50
 60
 50/60
AC Input Voltage
 24
 100
 100-240
 240
 24
 100
 100-240
 240

Certificates

Certification
 TCO
 RoHS
 TCO
 RoHS

Weight & Dimensions

Packaging Height
Unknown - Click to provide data 456mm
Packaging Depth
Unknown - Click to provide data 300mm
Packaging Width
Unknown - Click to provide data 756mm
Height With Stand
Unknown - Click to provide data 552.53mm
Depth With Stand
Unknown - Click to provide data 237.9mm
Width With Stand
Unknown - Click to provide data 619.77mm
Weight
Unknown - Click to provide data 7kg
Height
Unknown - Click to provide data 362.96mm
Depth
Unknown - Click to provide data 65.98mm
Width
Unknown - Click to provide data 619.77mm

Packaging Content

Cable Included
 USB
 HDMI
 AC
 DisplayPort
 USB
 HDMI
 AC
 DisplayPort
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