Asus MX299 vs Asus VN289

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Asus MX299
Asus VN289

Top Prices

Newegg UK
Best Buy
FREE Standard delivery
In stock
eBay
Standard delivery: $18.03
In stock, only 2 left!
MacMall
Delivery unknown
In stock

Reasons For

5 Reasons For
Bigger screen size Edit
The Asus MX299 is a 29"" PC monitor. That's 1" bigger than the Asus VN289 (28""). 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.

3% bigger display diagonal Edit
The Asus MX299 is a 73.03cmcm display diagonal PC monitor. That's 1.91cm bigger than the Asus VN289 (71.12cmcm).
34% higher RMS rated audio power Edit
The Asus MX299 is a 6WW RMS rated audio power PC monitor. That's 2W higher than the Asus VN289 (4WW). Read more

RMS rated power is a true measure of the power of the audio system on a monitor. It also sometimes referred to as the Continuous Power. RMS stands for Root Mean Square and is measured in Watts (voltage x current). The RMS rated power is the highest amount of power that an amplifier can deliver continuously without failing.

A higher RMS rated power will provide audio that is louder and cleaner.

10 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.
Four more awards
The Asus MX299 has 5 awards from expert review sites, whereas the Asus VN289 has 1 award.
3 Reasons For
Moderately lighter Edit
The Asus VN289 has a weight of 5.2kgg, however the Asus MX299 is a 5.5kgg weight PC monitor (0.3g heavier).
Cheaper by $19
The Asus VN289 costs $19.07 less than the Asus MX299.
Better user reviews
The average user review score of the Asus VN289 is 93%, however the average rating of the Asus MX299 is 88% (based on 128 reviews).

Reasons Against

4 Reasons Against
0.3g heavier Edit
The Asus MX299 has a weight of 5.5kgg, however the Asus VN289 is a 5.2kgg weight PC monitor (0.3g lighter).
More expensive by $19
The Asus MX299 is $19.07 more expensive than the Asus VN289.
Older by eight months
The Asus MX299 is eight months older than the Asus VN289.
User review Rating is Worse
The Asus MX299's average user score is 88%, however the Asus VN289's is 93% (based on 3 reviews).
5 Reasons Against
4% smaller screen size Edit
The Asus VN289 is a 28"" PC monitor. That's 1" smaller than the Asus MX299 (28""). 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.

Smaller display diagonal Edit
The Asus VN289 is a 71.12cmcm display diagonal PC monitor. That's 1.91cm smaller than the Asus MX299 (71.12cmcm).
Lower RMS rated audio power Edit
The Asus VN289 is a 4WW RMS rated audio power PC monitor. That's 2W lower than the Asus MX299 (4WW). Read more

RMS rated power is a true measure of the power of the audio system on a monitor. It also sometimes referred to as the Continuous Power. RMS stands for Root Mean Square and is measured in Watts (voltage x current). The RMS rated power is the highest amount of power that an amplifier can deliver continuously without failing.

A higher RMS rated power will provide audio that is louder and cleaner.

Less retailers
The Asus VN289 is only stocked by 1 shop, whereas the Asus MX299 is stocked by 11 shops. Read more
Fewer numbers of shops reduces the price competition amongst retailers for the product and also reduces the chances of this PC monitor remaining in stock.
Four less awards
The Asus VN289 has only received 1 award, whereas the Asus MX299 has received 5 awards.

Awards

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

Average Expert Rating

Average User Rating

Date Released

42 months Ago 35 months Ago

Display

Screen Size
29"
BEST
28"
Display Resolution
 1920 x 1080
 1920 x 1080
BEST
Dynamic Contrast Ratio
 80000000:1
 80000000:1
Display Type
 LED
 LCD
BEST
 LED
 LCD
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
BEST
Digital Vertical Frequency
50 - 61 50 - 75
Digital Horizontal Frequency
30 - 83 30 - 80
Aspect Ratio
 21:9
 21:9
Vertical Scan Range
50 - 61 50 - 75
Horizontal Scan Range
30 - 83 30 - 80
Pixel Pitch
0.2628 x 0.2628 0.32 x 0.32
Display Colour Count
16.77M 16.77M
Vertical Viewing Angle
178° 178°
Horizontal Viewing Angle
178° 178°
Typical Contrast Ratio
 3000:1
 3000:1
BEST
Display Diagonal
73.03cm
BEST
71.12cm
Display Technology
 IPS
 IPS
Display Brightness
300 cd/m² 300 cd/m²
Response Time
5ms 5ms
Native Aspect Ratio
 21:9
 16:9
 21:9
 16:9
Supported Number of Colours Display
 16.78 million colours
 16.78 million colours

Ports & Interfaces

Headphone Output
1 1
DisplayPort
1 1
HDMI Port
1 1
DVI-D Port
1 1
VGA (D-Sub) Port
1 1
DVI Port
1 1

Multimedia

RMS Rated Audio Power
6W
BEST
4W
Loudspeaker
2 2

Design

Coloured Feet
 Black
 Black
Case Colour
 Silver
 Silver

Performance

Windows Operating System
 Windows 7 Starter
 Windows 7 Home Basic
 Windows 7 Ultimate
 Windows 8
 Windows 8 Pro
 Windows 8 Enterprise
 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 8 Enterprise x64
 Windows 7 Starter
 Windows 7 Home Basic
 Windows 7 Ultimate
 Windows 8
 Windows 8 Pro
 Windows 8 Enterprise
 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 8 Enterprise x64

Ergonomics

Tilt Angle
-5 - 20 -5 - 22

Power

Power Consumption When in PowerSave Mode
Unknown - Click to provide data 0.5W
Power Consumption When Off
0.5W 0.5W
Typical Power Consumption
31.7W
BEST
35W
Standby Power Consumption
0.5W 0.5W
Input Voltage
 100 - 240
BEST
 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

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

Certification
 RoHS
 TCO
 RoHS
 TCO
BEST
Safety Certification
 RoHS
 WEEE
 RoHS
 WEEE

Weight & Dimensions

Package Weight
8.1kg 7.9kg
BEST
Packaging Height
506mm
BEST
561mm
Packaging Depth
159mm 150mm
BEST
Packaging Width
814mm 732mm
BEST
Weight With Stand
5.5kg
BEST
79kg
Height With Stand
391mm
BEST
450.7mm
Depth With Stand
215.1mm 210mm
BEST
Width With Stand
700.2mm 660.2mm
BEST
Weight
5.5kg 5.2kg
BEST
Height
391mm 380.7mm
Depth
215.1mm 63.7mm
Width
700.2mm 660.2mm

Packaging Content

Cable Included
 HDMI
 DVI
 AC
 VGA
 MHL
 HDMI
 DVI
 AC
 VGA
 MHL
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