Asus MX299 vs Tatung TME42

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Asus MX299
Tatung TME42

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Reasons For

5 Reasons For
60% faster response time Edit
The Asus MX299 is a 5ms response time PC monitor. That's 3ms faster than the Tatung TME42 (8ms). 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.

Built-in speaker(s) Edit
The Asus MX299 has a built-in speaker(s), however the Tatung TME42 does not have a built-in speaker(s). Read more

Built in speakers allow you to output sound through the monitor without any need for external speakers.

With built in speakers you can use the monitor like a TV for watch videos to listening to music.

$480 cheaper
The Asus MX299 costs $479.90 less than the Tatung TME42.
Available from 5 shops
A greater number of stores increases the chances of this PC monitor remaining in stock and also increases the price competition amongst retailers for the product.
66% cheaper to run
The Asus MX299 only costs $40.01 to run over five years but the Tatung TME42 costs $116.70 to run (192% more). Read more
4 Reasons For
A lot bigger display diagonal Edit
The Tatung TME42 has a display diagonal of 42", however the Asus MX299 is only a 29" PC monitor (13" smaller). 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.

Slightly brighter display brightness Edit
The Tatung TME42 has a display brightness of 330 cd/m², however the Asus MX299 is only a 300 cd/m² display brightness PC monitor (30 cd/m² dimmer).
Two HDMI ports quantitys Edit
The Tatung TME42 has two HDMI ports quantitys, however the Asus MX299 only has one HDMI ports quantity.
Vastly lighter Edit
The Tatung TME42 is a 15.48g weight PC monitor. That's 5.5kg lighter than the Asus MX299 (15.48g).

Reasons Against

5 Reasons Against
13" smaller display diagonal Edit
The Asus MX299 has a display diagonal of 29", however the Tatung TME42 is a 42" PC monitor (13" bigger). 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.

30 cd/m² dimmer display brightness Edit
The Asus MX299 has a display brightness of 300 cd/m², however the Tatung TME42 is a 330 cd/m² display brightness PC monitor (30 cd/m² brighter).
Only one HDMI ports quantity Edit
The Asus MX299 has one HDMI ports quantity, however the Tatung TME42 only has two HDMI ports quantitys.
Vastly heavier Edit
The Asus MX299 is a 5.5kg weight PC monitor. That's 5.5kg heavier than the Tatung TME42 (15.48g).
One month older
The Asus MX299 is older than the Tatung TME42 by one month.
5 Reasons Against
Slower response time Edit
The Tatung TME42 is an 8ms response time PC monitor. That's 3ms slower than the Asus MX299 (8ms). 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.

Does not have a built-in speaker(s) Edit
The Tatung TME42 does not have a built-in speaker(s), but the Asus MX299 does. Read more

Built in speakers allow you to output sound through the monitor without any need for external speakers.

With built in speakers you can use the monitor like a TV for watch videos to listening to music.

$480 more expensive
The Tatung TME42 is more expensive than the Asus MX299 by $479.90.
Less retailers
Only 1 retailer sell the Tatung TME42, whereas 6 shops sell the Asus MX299. Read more
Smaller numbers of retailers reduces the price competition amongst retailers for this PC monitor and also reduces the chances of the product remaining in stock.
192% higher running costs over five years
The running costs over five years of the Tatung TME42 are $116.70 which is $76.69 more than the Asus MX299. Show assumptions.

Awards

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macworld.co.uk: Editor's Choice
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ua.gecid.com: Original Design
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Date Released

44 months Ago 43 months Ago

Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on $ 37.75
Electricity cost - standby $ 2.26
Total running cost $ 40.01
Purchase price $ 360.30
Total cost of ownership $ 400.31
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Electricity cost - switched on $ 116.70
Electricity cost - standby $ -
Total running cost $ 116.70
Purchase price $ 840.20
Total cost of ownership $ 956.90
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Energy Efficiency Class

No data No data

Environmental Impact

0.27T
Running this PC monitor over 5 years will generate 0.27 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
7
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.
0.78T
Running this PC monitor over 5 years will generate 0.78 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
20
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.

Display

Display Diagonal
29" 42"
BEST
Display Resolution
 1920 x 1080
 1920 x 1080
BEST
Contrast Ratio (dynamic)
 80000000:1
BEST
 80000000:1
Display
 LED
 LED
BEST
3D
 3D
 3D
Supported Graphics Resolutions
 2560 x 1080
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
BEST
 2560 x 1080
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
Supported Video Modes
 1080p
 1080p
BEST
HD Type
 Full HD
 Full HD
BEST
HDCP
 HDCP
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Digital Vertical Frequency
50 - 61 Unknown - Click to provide data
Digital Horizontal Frequency
30 - 83 Unknown - Click to provide data
Aspect Ratio
 21:9
 21:9
Pixel Pitch
0.2628 x 0.2628 Unknown - Click to provide data
Viewing Angle, Vertical
178° 178°
Viewing Angle, Horizontal
178° 178°
Contrast Ratio (typical)
 1400:1
 1400:1
BEST
Display Diagonal (metric)
Unknown - Click to provide data 106.7cm
Display Technology
 IPS
 IPS
Display Brightness
300 cd/m² 330 cd/m²
BEST
Response Time
5ms
BEST
8ms
Native Aspect Ratio
 21:9
 16:9
 21:9
 16:9
Display Number of Colours
 16.78 million colours
 16.78 million colours
Dynamic Contrast Ratio Marketing Name
 Ultra Contrast
 Ultra Contrast

Ports & Interfaces

PC Audio in
 PC Audio in
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Headphone Outputs
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
DisplayPorts Quantity
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Component Video (YPbPr/YCbCr) in
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
HDMI Ports Quantity
1 2
BEST
VGA (D-Sub) Ports Quantity
Unknown - Click to provide data 1

Multimedia

Built-In Speaker(s)
 Built-in speaker(s)
BEST
 Built-in speaker(s)
Built-In Camera
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Built-in camera
RMS Rated Power
6W Unknown - Click to provide data
Number of Loudspeakers
2 Unknown - Click to provide data
TV Tuner Integrated
 TV tuner integrated
 TV tuner integrated
Built-In Subwoofer
 Built-in subwoofer
Unknown - Click to provide data

Design

Colour of Product
 Silver
 Silver

Networking

Ethernet LAN
 Ethernet LAN
 Ethernet LAN
Wi-Fi
 Wi-Fi
 Wi-Fi
Bluetooth
 Bluetooth
 Bluetooth

Ergonomics

Height Adjustment
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Height adjustment
Tilt Angle
-5 - 20 Unknown - Click to provide data
Tilt Adjustment
 Tilt adjustment
Unknown - Click to provide data
Cable Lock Slot
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Cable lock slot
VESA Mounting
Unknown - Click to provide data
 VESA mounting
Plug and Play
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Plug and Play
On/off Switch
Unknown - Click to provide data
 On/off switch

Power

Power Consumption (off)
0.5W Unknown - Click to provide data
Power Consumption (typical)
31.7W
BEST
98W
Power Consumption (standby)
0.5W Unknown - Click to provide data
AC Input Frequency
 50
 60
 50/60
 50
 60
 50/60
AC Input Voltage
 24
 100
 100-240
 240
 120
 12
 120-240
 20-24
 24
 100
 100-240
 240
 120
 12
 120-240
 20-24

Certificates

Safety
 RoHS
 WEEE
 RoHS
 WEEE
Energy Star Certified
 Energy Star certified
Unknown - Click to provide data

Weight & Dimensions

Package Weight
8.1kg Unknown - Click to provide data
Package Height
506mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Package Depth
159mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Package Width
814mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Weight With Stand
5.5kg Unknown - Click to provide data
Height (with Stand)
391mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Depth (with Stand)
215.1mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Width (with Stand)
700.2mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Weight
5.5kg 15.48g
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Height
Unknown - Click to provide data 634mm
Depth
Unknown - Click to provide data 71.88mm
Width
Unknown - Click to provide data 970.3mm

Packaging Content

Cables Included
 HDMI
 DVI
 AC
BEST
 HDMI
 DVI
 AC
Manual
 Manual
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Other Features

Quantity
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
AV Input
Unknown - Click to provide data
 AV input
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