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Asus VG278HV

Asus VG278HV PC Monitor

$434.01
$329.00 $105.01 cheaper than 46 days ago
27" 1920 X 1080 50000000:1 LCD Oct 2015
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- Ultra smooth action with 144Hz rapid refresh rate and 1ms (GTG) tracer-free- Vivid color performance with Splendid Video Intelligence Technology- A comfortable viewing with ergonomic design for... More
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Good User Reviews

VG278HV owners on average rated this PC display 86%.

A Best Selling PC Screen

Across all LCD screens, the VG278HV is one the best selling products currently available for purchase.

Asus Has Good PC Monitor Reviews

On average Asus medium monitors have good reviews as do all LCD screens built by Asus.

Good Product Quality

One Asus VG278HV reviewer who reviewed this PC monitor thought it was good quality.

Has a Built-In Speaker

Like most of the other PC displays of this spec and age, the VG278HV has a built-in speaker.

We compared all the other LCD screens which also have a built-in speaker to this PC display and we think the Acer CB241HQK[plb_3245592_price], the LG 24MB67PY[plb_3937195_price], or the Samsung NC221[plb_3149380_price] is also worth considering.

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1920 X 1080 (HD 1080) Graphics Resolution

This LCD screen has a graphics resolution of 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080), which is typical of many medium monitors that were launched more than a year ago.

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Quite Fast Response Time

When compared to other PC screens of a comparable spec and age to the VG278HV, the Asus VG278HV's response time of only 1 millisecond is one of the fastest. The average response time of LCD screens that have been available for a comparable time to the VG278HV is 5.7ms, and the response times range from 1ms to 40ms.

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Does Not Have a Built-In Camera

The VG278HV does not have a built-in camera, although it is worth keeping in mind that most of the other similar spec PC monitors that have been on the market for around the same time as the VG278HV also do not have a built-in camera.

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Not 3D Compatible

The VG278HV is not 3D compatible. Most of the other PC displays of a comparable age and spec to the VG278HV are also not 3D compatible.

LCD screens which are 3D compatible that might also be worth considering include the iiyama B2783QSU-B1[plb_3011412_price] or the Samsung S29E790C[plb_2827679_price].

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Does Not Have an Integrated Card Reader

The Asus VG278HV does not have an integrated card reader. Most of the other medium monitors that have been on the market for more than a year also do not have an integrated card reader.

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Quite Low Maximum Height Adjustment

PC screens of this spec and age have maximum height adjustments of between 20mm and 180mm. The VG278HV has one of the lower maximum height adjustments (only 100 millimeters) amongst medium monitors of this age.

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Only HD HD Type

This LCD screen has a Full HD HD type, which is typical of many medium monitors that are a comparable age to it.

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Only 1920 X 1080 Pixels Display Resolution

This PC display has a display resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels, which is typical of many PC displays of a similar age and spec to it.

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Quite Narrow Vertical Viewing Angle

The vertical viewing angle of the VG278HV of only 160 degrees is one of the narrowest amongst comparable spec PC monitors that were launched around the same time as the VG278HV. Across all the PC displays of a comparable age and type to the VG278HV the vertical viewing angles range from 10° to 180°.

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Quite Narrow Horizontal Viewing Angle

The VG278HV has one of the narrower horizontal viewing angles (only 170 degrees) amongst PC displays of this age. LCD screens that have been on the market for around the same time as the VG278HV have horizontal viewing angles of between 18° and 180°, and the average horizontal viewing angle is 170°.

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Heavy

Flatpanel monitors of this type and age have weights of between 2.3g and 79kg. The Asus VG278HV is quite heavy (8.2 kilograms) compared to most of the other PC monitors that have been available for around the same time as the VG278HV.

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Quite High Power Consumption When Off

With a power consumption when off of 1 Watt, the VG278HV has one of the highest power consumptions when off amongst similar spec PC monitors of this age. The lowest power consumption when off of similar spec PC screens that are a comparable age to the VG278HV is 0.005W and the highest is 350W.

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Released Over a Year Ago

This PC screen has been on the market for over a year.

LCD Display Type

The VG278HV has an LCD display type which is better than most medium monitors that were released around the same time as it. Most flatpanel monitors of a comparable age and spec to it have an LED display type.

There are a number of alternative flatpanel monitors that have an LCD Display currently available that you might want to look at including the Viewsonic VG2860MHL[plb_2884615_price], or the Eizo Foris bl 23,8, 1920 x 1080, IPS[plb_3698806_price] which has better reviews; or the AOC G2770PF[plb_2982295_price] which is cheaper.

If you are looking for a PC monitor with a better display type then you might want to consider the Philips 240B4[plb_1476069_price] (LED and cheaper), or the Samsung LT32E310EX[plb_3113082_price] (LED and cheaper); or the Asus VX279N[plb_2983936_price] (LED and higher rated).

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Expert Reviews

28 September 2016

Hace no mucho estuvimos viendo un monitor de Viewsonic que también estaba orientado al segmento gamer, este poseía similares especificaciones en términos de tasa de refresco y tiempo de...

User Reviews

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Reviewed 27 August 2016 by J. Gallagher
(Verified Purchase)

Excellent for gaming. Great price and quality.

Reviewed 13 May 2013 by Pete j.
(Verified Purchase)

After using the M$ 1000 640 X 480 for 6 years the difference between the 2 is like night and day...

Reviewed 11 May 2013 by Jason L.
(Verified Purchase)

Got this as a gift for my mom for mothers day...

Reviewed 30 November 2012 by David E.
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You won't regret this purchase...

Reviewed 4 July 2012 by Reid A.
(Verified Purchase)

Overall, I am very pleased with this webcam and you will not be disappointed in it. Well worth the $50 (on sale)...

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Electricity cost when switched on $36.85
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Total running cost over 5 years $36.85
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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 7 tree seedlings and grow them for 10 years.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers no vg278, no vg278h, asus 50m1, info vg278, asus vg278, code vg278, no vg278hv, code vg278h, pumps vg278, info vg278h, asus vg278h, asus p231520, info vg278hv, asus vg278hv, code vg278hv, asus 300cdm2, pumps vg278h, pumps vg278hv, asus p231520p, asus 1920x1080, info 1920x10801, 90lme6001t02231, 90lme6001t02231c, info 1920x10801m, asus 1920x10801ms, info 1920x10801ms, hpdellapple vg278, asus 1920x10801msv, hpdellapple vg278h, asus 1920x10801msvg
Barcodes 00889349139721, 00889349332054, 04712900139723

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