The Asus VP278H has an LCD display type which is better than most medium monitors that are a comparable age to it. Most recently released medium monitors have an LED display type.
This PC display's display type (LCD) is in fact the worst display type amongst all recently released medium monitors.
An LED display type is the best display type across similar types of PC display.
Alternative LCD screens that have an LCD Display currently available which you might also want to consider include the AOC G2778VQ-27, or the Viewsonic VX2757-MHD ($174.99) which is cheaper.
If the display type of this PC monitor is too bad for you then you might also want to consider the iiyama B2483HSU-B1DP (LED and cheaper), or the Samsung CF390 ($169.99) (LED and cheaper).