Acer XB241H vs Asus VG278HV

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Acer XB241H
Asus VG278HV

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Reasons For

5 Reasons For
50 cd/m² brighter display brightness Edit
The Acer XB241H has a display brightness of 350 cd/m², whereas the Asus VG278HV is only a 300 cd/m² display brightness PC monitor (50 cd/m² dimmer).
Higher height adjustment Edit
The Acer XB241H has a height adjustment of 150mm. That's 50mm higher than the Asus VG278HV (100mm).
Two times lower power consumption (off) Edit
The Acer XB241H has a power consumption (off) of 0.45W, however the Asus VG278HV is a 1W power consumption when off PC monitor (0.55W higher).
4.3kg lighter Edit
The Acer XB241H is a 3.9kg weight PC monitor. That's 4.3kg lighter than the Asus VG278HV (8.2kg).
Cheaper to run by $4.06
The Acer XB241H is $4.06 cheaper to run than the Asus VG278HV over five years. Read more
5 Reasons For
3" bigger display diagonal Edit
The Asus VG278HV is a 27" PC monitor. That's 3" bigger than the Acer XB241H (27"). 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.

7.6cm bigger display diagonal (metric) Edit
The Asus VG278HV is a 68.6cm display diagonal PC monitor. That's 7.6cm bigger than the Acer XB241H (68.6cm).
Cheaper by $1
The Asus VG278HV is $1 cheaper than the Acer XB241H.
3 shops are selling it
A greater number of sellers increases the price competition amongst retailers for the product and also increases the chances of this PC monitor remaining in stock.
Better selling
The Asus VG278HV ranks No. 486 by number of sales, whereas the Acer XB241H ranks No. 29580.

Reasons Against

5 Reasons Against
3" smaller display diagonal Edit
The Acer XB241H has a display diagonal of 24", whereas the Asus VG278HV is a 27" PC monitor (3" 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.

7.6cm smaller display diagonal (metric) Edit
The Acer XB241H is a 61cm display diagonal PC monitor, whereas the Asus VG278HV is a 68.6cm display diagonal PC monitor (7.6cm bigger).
$1 more expensive
The Acer XB241H is more expensive than the Asus VG278HV by $1.
Fewer sellers
Only 8 sellers sells the Acer XB241H, but 11 stores sell the Asus VG278HV. Read more
The smaller the number of retailers that stock this PC monitor, the lower the competition amongst retailers to keep prices low.
Worse selling
The Acer XB241H ranks No. 29580 by sales volume, whereas the Asus VG278HV ranks No. 486.
6 Reasons Against
50 cd/m² dimmer display brightness Edit
The Asus VG278HV is a 300 cd/m² display brightness PC monitor. That's 50 cd/m² dimmer than the Acer XB241H (300 cd/m²).
50mm lower height adjustment Edit
The Asus VG278HV has a height adjustment of 100mm, however the Acer XB241H is a 150mm maximum height adjustment PC monitor (50mm higher).
Higher power consumption (off) Edit
The Asus VG278HV has a power consumption (off) of 1W. That's 0.55W higher than the Acer XB241H (1W).
4.3kg heavier Edit
The Asus VG278HV has a weight of 8.2kg, whereas the Acer XB241H is a 3.9kg weight PC monitor (4.3kg lighter).
Older by five months
The Asus VG278HV is five months older than the Acer XB241H.
$4.06 more expensive to run over five years
Over five years the running costs of the Asus VG278HV are $39.66 which is $4.06 more than the Acer XB241H. Show assumptions.

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Date Released

11 months Ago 16 months Ago

Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on $ 33.34
Electricity cost - standby $ 2.26
Total running cost $ 35.60
Purchase price $ 300.00
Total cost of ownership $ 335.60
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Electricity cost - switched on $ 35.13
Electricity cost - standby $ 4.53
Total running cost $ 39.66
Purchase price $ 299.00
Total cost of ownership $ 338.66
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Energy Efficiency Class

No data No data

Environmental Impact

0.24T
Running this PC monitor over 5 years will generate 0.24 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
6
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.
0.26T
Running this PC monitor over 5 years will generate 0.26 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
7
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.

Display

Display Diagonal
24" 27"
BEST
Display Resolution
 1920 x 1080
 1920 x 1080
Contrast Ratio (dynamic)
 50000000:1
 50000000:1
BEST
Display
 LED
 LCD
BEST
 LED
 LCD
3D
 3D
 3D
Supported Graphics Resolutions
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
Supported Video Modes
 1080p
 1080p
BEST
HD Type
 Full HD
 Full HD
HDCP
Unknown - Click to provide data
 HDCP
Display SRGB
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Display sRGB
Digital Vertical Frequency
Unknown - Click to provide data 50 - 144
Digital Horizontal Frequency
Unknown - Click to provide data 28 - 160
Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 16:9
Vertical Scan Range
Unknown - Click to provide data 50 - 85
Horizontal Scan Range
Unknown - Click to provide data 28 - 83
Pixel Pitch
Unknown - Click to provide data 0.311 x 0.311
Display Colour Count
16.77M Unknown - Click to provide data
Viewing Angle, Vertical
Unknown - Click to provide data 160°
Viewing Angle, Horizontal
Unknown - Click to provide data 170°
Display Diagonal (metric)
61cm 68.6cm
BEST
Display Technology
 TN+Film
 TN+Film
Display Brightness
350 cd/m²
BEST
300 cd/m²
Response Time
1ms 1ms
Color Gamut
Unknown - Click to provide data 72%
Screen Shape
 Flat
 Flat
Native Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 16:9
Display Number of Colours
 16.78 million colours
 16.78 million colours

Ports & Interfaces

PC Audio in
Unknown - Click to provide data
 PC Audio in
Headphone Outputs
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
DisplayPorts Quantity
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
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
Built-In USB Hub
 Built-in USB hub
 Built-in USB hub
AC (power) in
 AC (power) in
 AC (power) in

Multimedia

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

Design

Feet Colour
 Black
 Black
Colour of Product
 Black
 Black

Performance

NVIDIA G-SYNC
 NVIDIA G-SYNC
Unknown - Click to provide data

Thin Client

Thin Client Installed
 Thin client installed
Unknown - Click to provide data

Ergonomics

Height Adjustment
150mm
BEST
100mm
Height Adjustment
 Height adjustment
 Height adjustment
Tilt Angle
-5 - 35 15 - -5
Tilt Adjustment
 Tilt adjustment
 Tilt adjustment
Swivelling
 Swivelling
 Swivelling
Swivel Angle Range
Unknown - Click to provide data 150 - -150
VESA Mounting
Unknown - Click to provide data
 VESA mounting
On/off Switch
 On/off switch
 On/off switch
Number of OSD Languages
Unknown - Click to provide data 10
On Screen Display (OSD)
Unknown - Click to provide data
 On Screen Display (OSD)

Power

Power Consumption (PowerSave)
Unknown - Click to provide data 1W
Power Consumption (off)
0.45W
BEST
1W
Power Consumption (typical)
28W
BEST
29.5W
Power Consumption (standby)
0.5W
BEST
1W
Power Consumption (average)
Unknown - Click to provide data 29.5W
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

Storage Temperature (T-T)
Unknown - Click to provide data -20 - 60
Operating Temperature (T-T)
Unknown - Click to provide data 0 - 35

Certificates

Certification
 MPR II
 RoHS
 MPR II
 RoHS
Energy Star Certified
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Energy Star certified

Weight & Dimensions

Package Weight
Unknown - Click to provide data 11kg
Package Height
Unknown - Click to provide data 560mm
Package Depth
Unknown - Click to provide data 176mm
Package Width
Unknown - Click to provide data 732mm
Weight With Stand
6.3kg Unknown - Click to provide data
Height (with Stand)
542mm 437.8mm
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Depth (with Stand)
268mm 249.7mm
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Width (with Stand)
566.9mm
BEST
643mm
Weight
3.9kg
BEST
8.2kg
Height
335.2mm 385.6mm
Depth
60.9mm 59.5mm
Width
566.4mm 643mm

Packaging Content

Quick Start Guide
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Quick start guide
Cables Included
 HDMI
 AC
 DisplayPort
 VGA
 HDMI
 AC
 DisplayPort
 VGA

Technical Details

Game Mode
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 Game mode
ECO Mode
Unknown - Click to provide data
 ECO mode
PC in (D-Sub)
Unknown - Click to provide data
 PC in (D-Sub)
Feedback