Asus MX279H vs DELL S2715H

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Asus MX279H

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Reasons For

3 Reasons For
1ms faster response time Edit
The Asus MX279H has a response time of 5msms, whereas the DELL S2715H 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.

One more HDMI port Edit
The number of HDMI ports on the Asus MX279H is two, but the DELL S2715H only has one HDMI port.
Slightly better user reviews
The average user review score of the Asus MX279H is 89%, but the average rating of the DELL S2715H is 88% (based on 19 reviews).
3 Reasons For
0.3g lighter Edit
The DELL S2715H has a weight of 4.9kgg, whereas the Asus MX279H is a 5.2kgg weight PC monitor (0.3g heavier).
Shorter Edit
DELL S2715H is 361.5mmmm tall. That's 79.8mm shorter than the Asus MX279H (361.5mmmm).
2% narrower Edit
DELL S2715H is 611.2mmmm wide. That's 11.4mm narrower than the Asus MX279H (611.2mmmm).

Reasons Against

4 Reasons Against
A bit heavier Edit
The Asus MX279H has a weight of 5.2kgg, but the DELL S2715H is a 4.9kgg weight PC monitor (0.3g lighter).
19% taller Edit
The Asus MX279H has a height of 441.3mmmm. That's 79.8mm taller than the DELL S2715H (361.5mmmm).
Wider Edit
The Asus MX279H has a width of 622.6mmmm. That's 11.4mm wider than the DELL S2715H (611.2mmmm).
Older by over two years
The Asus MX279H is two years older than the DELL S2715H.
4 Reasons Against
17% slower response time Edit
The DELL S2715H has a response time of 6msms, however the Asus MX279H is a 5msms response time PC monitor (1ms faster). 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.

One less HDMI port Edit
The DELL S2715H is a one HDMI port PC monitor, whereas the Asus MX279H only has two HDMI ports.
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User review Rating is moderately Worse
The average user rating of the DELL S2715H is 88%, whereas the average user rating of the Asus MX279H is 89% (based on 285 reviews).

Awards

10 Awards
01net.com: 5 Star
altomdata.dk: Recommended
ferra.ru: Recommended
gamezoom.net: Gold Award
hardware.info: Silver Award
hardwaremx.com: Editor's Choice
techno-labs.com: Editor's Choice
technopat.net: Editor's Choice
uk.hardware.info: Silver
xfastest.com: Innovation Award
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Date Released

50 months Ago 27 months Ago

Display

Screen Size
27" 27"
Display Resolution
 1920 x 1080
 1920 x 1080
Dynamic Contrast Ratio
 80000000:1
BEST
 80000000:1
Display Type
 LED
 LED
Graphics Resolution
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
Display Surface
 Matt
 Matt
Video Mode
 1080i
 1080p
 720i
 720p
 576i
 576p
 480i
 480p
 1080i
 1080p
 720i
 720p
 576i
 576p
 480i
 480p
HD Type
 Full HD
 Full HD
Digital Vertical Frequency
56 - 76 Unknown - Click to provide data
Digital Horizontal Frequency
30 - 80 Unknown - Click to provide data
Viewable Height
Unknown - Click to provide data 336.31mm
Viewable Width
Unknown - Click to provide data 597.89mm
Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 16:9
Pixel Pitch
0.311 x 0.311 0.3114 x 0.3114
Display Colour Count
16.77M 16.77M
Vertical Viewing Angle
178° 178°
Horizontal Viewing Angle
178° 178°
Typical Contrast Ratio
 1000:1
 1000:1
Display Diagonal
68.6cm 68.6cm
Display Technology
 IPS
 IPS
Display Brightness
250 cd/m² 250 cd/m²
Response Time
5ms
BEST
6ms
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
USB 2.0 Port
Unknown - Click to provide data 2
HDMI Port
2
BEST
1
VGA (D-Sub) Port
1 1
DVI Port
USB Type-A Downstream Port
Unknown - Click to provide data 2
USB Hub Version
 USB 2.0
 USB 2.0

Multimedia

Audio System
Bang & Olufsen ICEpower Unknown - Click to provide data
RMS Rated Audio Power
6W
BEST
18W
Loudspeaker
2 2

Design

Case Colour
 Silver
 Silver

Performance

Windows Operating System
 Windows 8
 Windows 7 Home Premium
 Windows 8
 Windows 7 Home Premium

Ergonomics

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

Power

Input Current
Unknown - Click to provide data 1.7A
Power Consumption When in PowerSave Mode
0.5W Unknown - Click to provide data
Power Consumption When Off
0.5W Unknown - Click to provide data
Typical Power Consumption
37W 20W
BEST
Standby Power Consumption
0.5W 0.5W
Maximum Power Consumption
Unknown - Click to provide data 55W
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
8kg 8.8kg
BEST
Packaging Height
537mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Packaging Depth
114mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Packaging Width
700mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Weight With Stand
Unknown - Click to provide data 6.7kg
Height With Stand
Unknown - Click to provide data 445mm
Depth With Stand
Unknown - Click to provide data 196mm
Width With Stand
Unknown - Click to provide data 611.2mm
Weight
5.2kg 4.9kg
BEST
Height
441.3mm 361.5mm
BEST
Depth
225.2mm
BEST
46.1mm
Width
622.6mm 611.2mm
BEST

Packaging Content

Cable Included
 VGA
 AC
 USB
 HDMI
 VGA
 AC
 USB
 HDMI
Interface Adapters Included
 DVI-I female - HDMI male
 DVI-I female - HDMI male

Other Features

Volume Control
 Digital
 Digital
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