Asus MX299 vs NEC MultiSync A273

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Asus MX299
NEC MultiSync A273

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Reasons For

3 Reasons For
A little bigger display diagonal Edit
The Asus MX299 has a display diagonal of 29", however the NEC MultiSync A273 is only a 27" PC monitor (2" 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.

17% brighter display brightness Edit
The Asus MX299 has a display brightness of 300 cd/m², however the NEC MultiSync A273 is only a 250 cd/m² display brightness PC monitor (50 cd/m² dimmer).
Faster response time Edit
The Asus MX299 is a 5ms response time PC monitor. That's 1ms faster than the NEC MultiSync A273 (6ms). 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.

1 Reason For
Lighter Edit
The NEC MultiSync A273 is a 4.3kg weight PC monitor. That's 1.2kg lighter than the Asus MX299 (4.3kg).

Reasons Against

2 Reasons Against
22% heavier Edit
The Asus MX299 is a 5.5kg weight PC monitor. That's 1.2kg heavier than the NEC MultiSync A273 (4.3kg).
Two months older
The Asus MX299 is older than the NEC MultiSync A273 by two months.
4 Reasons Against
Slightly smaller display diagonal Edit
The NEC MultiSync A273 has a display diagonal of 27", but the Asus MX299 is a 29" PC monitor (2" 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.

Dimmer display brightness Edit
The NEC MultiSync A273 has a display brightness of 250 cd/m², but the Asus MX299 is a 300 cd/m² display brightness PC monitor (50 cd/m² brighter).
1ms slower response time Edit
The NEC MultiSync A273 is a 6ms response time PC monitor. That's 1ms slower than the Asus MX299 (6ms). 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.

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Date Released

44 months Ago 42 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 $ -
Electricity cost - standby $ -
Total running cost $ -

Energy Efficiency Class

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Environmental Impact

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

Display Diagonal
29"
BEST
27"
Display Resolution
 1920 x 1080
 1920 x 1080
BEST
Contrast Ratio (dynamic)
 80000000:1
BEST
 80000000:1
Display
 LED
 LED
BEST
3D
 3D
Unknown - Click to provide data
Supported Graphics Resolutions
 2560 x 1080
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
BEST
 2560 x 1080
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
HD Type
 Full HD
 Full HD
BEST
HDCP
 HDCP
 HDCP
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
Vertical Scan Range
Unknown - Click to provide data 56 - 75
Horizontal Scan Range
Unknown - Click to provide data 31.5 - 83
Pixel Pitch
0.2628 x 0.2628 0.31 x 0.31
Display Colour Count
Unknown - Click to provide data 16.77M
Viewing Angle, Vertical
178° 178°
Viewing Angle, Horizontal
178° 178°
Contrast Ratio (typical)
 1000:1
 1000:1
BEST
Display Technology
 IPS
 IPS
Display Brightness
300 cd/m²
BEST
250 cd/m²
Response Time
5ms
BEST
6ms
Native Aspect Ratio
 21:9
 16:9
 21:9
 16:9
Display Number of Colours
 16.78 million colours
 16.78 million colours

Ports & Interfaces

PC Audio in
 PC Audio in
Unknown - Click to provide data
Headphone Outputs
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
DisplayPorts Quantity
1 1
USB 2.0 Port
Unknown - Click to provide data 4
HDMI Ports Quantity
1 1
DVI-D Ports Quantity
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
VGA (D-Sub) Ports Quantity
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
DVI Port
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
USB Type-A Downstream Ports Quantity
Unknown - Click to provide data 4
USB Hub Version
 USB 2.0
 USB 2.0

Multimedia

Built-In Speaker(s)
 Built-in speaker(s)
 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
Unknown - Click to provide data
Built-In Subwoofer
 Built-in subwoofer
Unknown - Click to provide data

Design

Colour of Product
 Silver
 Silver

Networking

Ethernet LAN
 Ethernet LAN
Unknown - Click to provide data
Wi-Fi
 Wi-Fi
Unknown - Click to provide data
Bluetooth
 Bluetooth
Unknown - Click to provide data

Ergonomics

Height Adjustment
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Height adjustment
Tilt Angle
-5 - 20 Unknown - Click to provide data
Tilt Adjustment
 Tilt adjustment
 Tilt adjustment
Swivelling
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Swivelling
Wall Mountable
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Wall mountable
VESA Mounting
Unknown - Click to provide data
 VESA mounting
Pivot
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Pivot
Plug and Play
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Plug and Play
On Screen Display (OSD)
Unknown - Click to provide data
 On Screen Display (OSD)

Power

Power Consumption (PowerSave)
Unknown - Click to provide data 0.48W
Power Consumption (off)
0.5W Unknown - Click to provide data
Power Consumption (typical)
31.7W Unknown - Click to provide data
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
 24
 100
 100-240
 240

Operational Conditions

Operating Altitude
Unknown - Click to provide data 0 - 2000
Non-Operating Altitude
Unknown - Click to provide data 0 - 12192
Storage Relative Humidity (H-H)
Unknown - Click to provide data 10 - 85
Operating Relative Humidity (H-H)
Unknown - Click to provide data 20 - 80
Storage Temperature (T-T)
Unknown - Click to provide data -10 - 60
Operating Temperature (T-T)
Unknown - Click to provide data 5 - 35

Certificates

Certification
 RoHS
 TCO
 RoHS
 TCO
BEST
Safety
 RoHS
 WEEE
 RoHS
 WEEE
Energy Star Certified
 Energy Star certified
 Energy Star certified
EPEAT Compliance
 Gold
 Gold

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
BEST
7.2kg
Height (with Stand)
391mm
BEST
548mm
Depth (with Stand)
215.1mm
BEST
230mm
Width (with Stand)
700.2mm 639.3mm
BEST
Weight
5.5kg 4.3kg
BEST
Height
Unknown - Click to provide data 377.8mm
Depth
Unknown - Click to provide data 66.5mm
Width
Unknown - Click to provide data 639.3mm

Packaging Content

Cables Included
 HDMI
 DVI
 AC
 USB
 HDMI
 DVI
 AC
 USB
Manual
 Manual
 Manual
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