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Acer XB271HK vs Asus PG279Q

Acer XB271HK vs Asus PG279Q

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Acer XB271HK
Asus PG279Q

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Reasons For

2 Reasons For
20% cheaper to run
Over five years the Acer XB271HK only costs $145.29 to run but the Asus PG279Q costs $180.99 to run (25% more). Read more
Slightly better expert reviews
Based on 8 expert reviews, the average review score of the Acer XB271HK is 91%, however the average rating of the Asus PG279Q is 88% (based on 37 reviews).
2 Reasons For
Nine more awards
The Asus PG279Q has 15 awards from expert review sites, but the Acer XB271HK has 6 awards.
Much better user reviews
Based on 174 user reviews, the average review score of the Asus PG279Q is 76%, whereas the average rating of the Acer XB271HK is 60% (based on 1 review).

Reasons Against

3 Reasons Against
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Nine less awards
The Acer XB271HK has only received 6 awards, whereas the Asus PG279Q has received 15 awards.
User review Rating is much Worse
The Acer XB271HK's average user score is only 60%, however the Asus PG279Q's is 76% (based on 174 reviews).
3 Reasons Against
Older by five months
The Asus PG279Q is five months older than the Acer XB271HK.
$35.70 more expensive to run over five years
The running costs over five years of the Asus PG279Q are $180.99 which is $35.70 more than the Acer XB271HK. Show assumptions.
Expert review Rating is a bit Worse
The average expert rating of the Asus PG279Q is 88%, whereas the average expert rating of the Acer XB271HK is 91% (based on 8 reviews).

Awards

6 Awards
altomdata.dk: Recommended
Expert Reviews: Recommended
hardwarecanucks.com: Dam Good
kitguru.net: Must Have
tomshardware.co.uk: Editor Approved
tomshardware.com: Editor Approved
15 Awards
3dnews.ru: Recommended
chip.com.my: Editor's Choice
cnews.cz: We Want It
Digital Versus: 5 Star
hardwareluxx.ru: Excellent Hardware
HEXUS.net: Innovation
itwriter.ru: Recommended
ixbt.com: Original Design
pckoloji.com.tr: Best product of the Year 2015
pclab.pl: Power Award
pcper.com: Gold
SweClockers.com: Recommended
tomshardware.co.uk: Editor Recommended
tomshardware.com: Editor Recommended
uk.hardware.info: Ulitmate

Average Expert Rating

Average User Rating

Date Released

15 months Ago 20 months Ago

Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on $ 143.60
Electricity cost - standby $ 1.69
Total running cost $ 145.29
Electricity cost - switched on $ 180.99
Electricity cost - standby $ -
Total running cost $ 180.99
Purchase price $ 799.00
Total cost of ownership $ 979.99
Details

Energy Efficiency Class

No data No data

Environmental Impact

0.92T
Running this PC monitor over 5 years will generate 0.92 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
24
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.
1.1T
Running this PC monitor over 5 years will generate 1.1 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
29
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.

Display

Display Diagonal
27" 27"
Display
 LED
BEST
 LED
3D
 3D
 3D
Supported Graphics Resolutions
 3840 x 2160
 2560 x 1440
BEST
 3840 x 2160
 2560 x 1440
Display Surface
 Matt
 Matt
HD Type
 4K Ultra HD
BEST
 4K Ultra HD
HDCP
Unknown - Click to provide data
 HDCP
Display SRGB
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Display sRGB
Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 16:9
Vertical Scan Range
Unknown - Click to provide data 30 - 165
Horizontal Scan Range
Unknown - Click to provide data 34 - 209
Pixel Pitch
Unknown - Click to provide data 0.233 x 0.233
Display Colour Count
1,070M
BEST
16.77M
Viewing Angle, Vertical
Unknown - Click to provide data 178°
Viewing Angle, Horizontal
Unknown - Click to provide data 178°
Contrast Ratio (typical)
 1000:1
 1000:1
Display Diagonal (metric)
Unknown - Click to provide data 68.6cm
Display Technology
 IPS
 IPS
Display Brightness
300 cd/m² 350 cd/m²
BEST
Response Time
4ms 4ms
Color Gamut
Unknown - Click to provide data 100%
Native Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 16:9
Colours
 1.073 billion colours
 16.78 million colours
 1.073 billion colours
 16.78 million colours

Ports & Interfaces

Headphone Outputs
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
USB Version
 3.1
 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1)
 3.0
 3.1
 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1)
 3.0
DisplayPort
1 1
HDMI Port
1 1
USB Type-A Downstream Port
Unknown - Click to provide data 2
USB Hub Version
 USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1)
 USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1)
Built-In USB Hub
 Built-in USB hub
 Built-in USB hub
AC (power) in
 AC (power) in
Unknown - Click to provide data

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 4W
Loudspeaker
Unknown - Click to provide data 2
TV Tuner Integrated
 TV tuner integrated
 TV tuner integrated

Design

Colour
 Black
 Black

Performance

Operating Systems Supported (Windows)
 Windows 7 Starter
 Windows 7 Home Basic
 Windows 7 Ultimate
 Windows 8
 Windows 7 Starter x64
 Windows 7 Home Basic x64
 Windows 7 Home Premium
 Windows 7 Home Premium x64
 Windows 7 Professional
 Windows 7 Professional x64
 Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 Windows 7 Enterprise x64
 Windows 7 Enterprise
 Windows 7 Starter
 Windows 7 Home Basic
 Windows 7 Ultimate
 Windows 8
 Windows 7 Starter x64
 Windows 7 Home Basic x64
 Windows 7 Home Premium
 Windows 7 Home Premium x64
 Windows 7 Professional
 Windows 7 Professional x64
 Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 Windows 7 Enterprise x64
 Windows 7 Enterprise
NVIDIA G-SYNC
 NVIDIA G-SYNC
 NVIDIA G-SYNC

Thin Client

Thin Client Installed
 Thin client installed
 Thin client installed

Ergonomics

Pivot Angle
Unknown - Click to provide data 0 - 90
Height Adjustment
150mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Height Adjustment
 Height adjustment
 Height adjustment
Tilt Angle
-5 - 35 20 - -5
Tilt Adjustment
 Tilt adjustment
 Tilt adjustment
Swivelling
 Swivelling
 Swivelling
Swivel Angle Range
Unknown - Click to provide data 60 - -60
VESA Mounting
Unknown - Click to provide data
 VESA mounting
Pivot
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Pivot
Number of OSD Languages
Unknown - Click to provide data 5
On Screen Display (OSD)
Unknown - Click to provide data
 On Screen Display (OSD)

Power

Power Consumption (PowerSave)
Unknown - Click to provide data 0.5W
Power Consumption (off)
0.39W
BEST
0.5W
Power Consumption (typical)
71.5W
BEST
90W
Power Consumption (standby)
0.42W 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

Certificates

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

Weight & Dimensions

Package Height
Unknown - Click to provide data 456mm
Package Depth
Unknown - Click to provide data 300mm
Package Width
Unknown - Click to provide data 756mm
Height (with Stand)
Unknown - Click to provide data 552.53mm
Depth (with Stand)
Unknown - Click to provide data 237.9mm
Width (with Stand)
Unknown - Click to provide data 619.77mm
Weight
Unknown - Click to provide data 7kg
Height
Unknown - Click to provide data 362.96mm
Depth
Unknown - Click to provide data 65.98mm
Width
Unknown - Click to provide data 619.77mm

Packaging Content

Quick Start Guide
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Quick start guide
Cables Included
 USB
 HDMI
 AC
 DisplayPort
 USB
 HDMI
 AC
 DisplayPort
AC Adapter Included
Unknown - Click to provide data
 AC adapter included
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