Acer K272HU vs Asus PB287

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Acer K272HU
Asus PB287

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Reasons For

8 Reasons For
Significantly more display colour count Edit
The Acer K272HU is a 16.77MM display colours PC monitor, whereas the Asus PB287 is only a 1,073.7MM display colours PC monitor (15.77M less).
11% wider vertical viewing angle Edit
The Acer K272HU has a vertical viewing angle of 178°°, however the Asus PB287 is only a 160°° vertical viewing angle PC monitor (18° narrower).
5% wider horizontal viewing angle Edit
The Acer K272HU is a 178°° horizontal viewing angle PC monitor. That's 8° wider than the Asus PB287 (170°°).
Lower power consumption when off Edit
The Acer K272HU is a 0.4WW power consumption when off PC monitor. That's 0.1W lower than the Asus PB287 (0.5WW).
Vastly lighter Edit
The Acer K272HU has a weight of 4.5kgg, however the Asus PB287 is a 7.9kgg weight PC monitor (3.4g heavier).
43% shorter Edit
The Acer K272HU is a 267mmmm tall PC monitor. That's 113.67mm shorter than the Asus PB287 (380.67mmmm).
A lot shallower Edit
The Acer K272HU has a depth of 50mmmm, however the Asus PB287 is a 63.55mmmm deep PC monitor (13.55mm deeper).
Narrower Edit
The Acer K272HU is a 441mmmm wide PC monitor. That's 219.26mm narrower than the Asus PB287 (660.26mmmm).
3 Reasons For
4% bigger screen size Edit
The Asus PB287 is a 28"" PC monitor. That's 1" bigger than the Acer K272HU (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.

Faster response time Edit
The Asus PB287 has a response time of 1msms, but the Acer K272HU is a 2msms 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 Asus PB287 has two HDMI ports, however the Acer K272HU only has one HDMI port.

Reasons Against

3 Reasons Against
4% smaller screen size Edit
The Acer K272HU is a 27"" PC monitor. That's 1" smaller than the Asus PB287 (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.

A lot slower response time Edit
The Acer K272HU has a response time of 2msms, but the Asus PB287 is a 1msms 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 Acer K272HU has one HDMI port, however the Asus PB287 only has two HDMI ports.
10 Reasons Against
Significantly less display colour count Edit
The Asus PB287 is a 1,073.7MM display colours PC monitor, whereas the Acer K272HU is a 16.77MM display colours PC monitor (15.77M more).
12% narrower vertical viewing angle Edit
The Asus PB287 has a vertical viewing angle of 160°°, however the Acer K272HU is a 178°° vertical viewing angle PC monitor (18° wider).
5% narrower horizontal viewing angle Edit
The Asus PB287 is a 170°° horizontal viewing angle PC monitor. That's 8° narrower than the Acer K272HU (170°°).
One less DVI port Edit
The number of DVI ports on the Asus PB287 is , but the Acer K272HU only has one DVI port.
Higher power consumption when off Edit
The Asus PB287 is a 0.5WW power consumption when off PC monitor. That's 0.1W higher than the Acer K272HU (0.5WW).
A lot heavier Edit
The Asus PB287 has a weight of 7.9kgg, however the Acer K272HU is a 4.5kgg weight PC monitor (3.4g lighter).
30% taller Edit
The Asus PB287 is a 380.67mmmm tall PC monitor. That's 113.67mm taller than the Acer K272HU (380.67mmmm).
22% deeper Edit
The Asus PB287 has a depth of 63.55mmmm, however the Acer K272HU is a 50mmmm deep PC monitor (13.55mm shallower).
Wider Edit
The Asus PB287 is a 660.26mmmm wide PC monitor. That's 219.26mm wider than the Acer K272HU (660.26mmmm).
Older by four months
The Asus PB287 is four months older than the Acer K272HU.

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Display

Screen Size
27" 28"
BEST
Dynamic Contrast Ratio
 100000000:1
 100000000:1
Display Type
 LED
 LED
Graphics Resolution
 2560 x 1440
 3840 x 2160
 2560 x 1440
 3840 x 2160
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Display Surface
 Matt
 Matt
HD Type
 4K Ultra HD
 4K Ultra HD
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Digital Vertical Frequency
Unknown - Click to provide data 30 - 75
Digital Horizontal Frequency
Unknown - Click to provide data 24 - 99
Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 16:9
Pixel Pitch
Unknown - Click to provide data 0.16 x 0.16
Display Colour Count
16.77M
BEST
1,073.7M
Vertical Viewing Angle
178°
BEST
160°
Horizontal Viewing Angle
178°
BEST
170°
Display Diagonal
69cm Unknown - Click to provide data
Display Technology
 IPS
 IPS
Display Brightness
300 cd/m² 300 cd/m²
Response Time
2ms 1ms
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Screen Shape
 Flat
 Flat
Native Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 16:9
Supported Number of Colours Display
 16.78 million colours
 1.073 billion colours
 16.78 million colours
 1.073 billion colours

Ports & Interfaces

DisplayPort
1 1
HDMI Port
1 2
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DVI Port
1
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Multimedia

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

Design

Case Colour
 Black
 Black

Ergonomics

Tilt Angle
-5 - 25 20 - -5

Power

Power Consumption When in PowerSave Mode
Unknown - Click to provide data 0.5W
Power Consumption When Off
0.4W
BEST
0.5W
Typical Power Consumption
28.4W
BEST
60W
Standby Power Consumption
0.45W
BEST
0.5W
Input Voltage
 110 - 220
 110 - 220
AC Input Frequency
 50
 60
 50/60
 50
 60
 50/60
AC Input Voltage
 110
 220
 110-220
 24
 100
 100-240
 240
 110
 220
 110-220
 24
 100
 100-240
 240

Certificates

Certification
 RoHS
 TCO
 RoHS
 TCO
BEST

Weight & Dimensions

Package Weight
Unknown - Click to provide data 10.6kg
Packaging Height
Unknown - Click to provide data 465mm
Packaging Depth
Unknown - Click to provide data 224mm
Packaging Width
Unknown - Click to provide data 764mm
Weight With Stand
540g Unknown - Click to provide data
Height With Stand
352mm
BEST
414mm
Depth With Stand
192mm
BEST
220.06mm
Width With Stand
441mm
BEST
660mm
Weight
4.5kg
BEST
7.9kg
Height
267mm
BEST
380.67mm
Depth
50mm
BEST
63.55mm
Width
441mm
BEST
660.26mm

Packaging Content

Cable Included
 AC
 AC
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