Asus MX279H vs Samsung S23C450

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Asus MX279H
Samsung S23C450

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Reasons For

7 Reasons For
15% bigger display diagonal Edit
The Asus MX279H is a 27" PC monitor. That's 4" bigger than the Samsung S23C450 (23"). 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.

11% wider viewing angle, vertical Edit
The Asus MX279H has a viewing angle, vertical of 178°, however the Samsung S23C450 is only a 160° vertical viewing angle PC monitor (18° narrower).
Wider viewing angle, horizontal Edit
The Asus MX279H has a viewing angle, horizontal of 178°. That's 8° wider than the Samsung S23C450 (170°).
15% bigger display diagonal (metric) Edit
The Asus MX279H has a display diagonal (metric) of 68.6cm. That's 10.18cm bigger than the Samsung S23C450 (58.42cm).
Built-in speaker(s) Edit
The Asus MX279H has a built-in speaker(s), however the Samsung S23C450 does not. 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.

4 shops are selling it
A greater number of sellers increases the chances of the product remaining in stock and also increases the price competition amongst retailers for this PC monitor.
Nine more awards
The Asus MX279H has 10 awards from expert review sites, whereas the Samsung S23C450 has 1 award.
5 Reasons For
Height adjustment Edit
The Samsung S23C450 has a height adjustment, but the Asus MX279H does not have a height adjustment.
VESA mounting Edit
The Samsung S23C450 supports VESA mounting, whereas the Asus MX279H does not.
Vastly lighter Edit
The Samsung S23C450 has a weight of 3kg, however the Asus MX279H is a 5.2kg weight PC monitor (2.3kg heavier).
Cheaper by $1
The Samsung S23C450 costs $0.04 less than the Asus MX279H.
31% cheaper to run
Over five years the Samsung S23C450 is $13.84 cheaper to run than the Asus MX279H. Read more

Reasons Against

5 Reasons Against
Does not have a height adjustment Edit
The Asus MX279H does not have a height adjustment, whereas the Samsung S23C450 has a height adjustment.
Does not support VESA mounting Edit
The Asus MX279H does not support VESA mounting, however the Samsung S23C450 supports VESA mounting.
2.3kg heavier Edit
The Asus MX279H has a weight of 5.2kg, however the Samsung S23C450 is a 3kg weight PC monitor (2.3kg lighter).
More expensive by $1
The Asus MX279H is $0.04 more expensive than the Samsung S23C450.
$13.84 more expensive to run over five years
The running costs over five years of the Asus MX279H are $44.06 which is $13.84 more than the Samsung S23C450. Show assumptions.
7 Reasons Against
18% smaller display diagonal Edit
The Samsung S23C450 is a 23" PC monitor. That's 4" smaller than the Asus MX279H (23"). 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.

12% narrower viewing angle, vertical Edit
The Samsung S23C450 has a viewing angle, vertical of 160°, however the Asus MX279H is a 178° vertical viewing angle PC monitor (18° wider).
5% narrower viewing angle, horizontal Edit
The Samsung S23C450 has a viewing angle, horizontal of 170°. That's 8° narrower than the Asus MX279H (170°).
18% smaller display diagonal (metric) Edit
The Samsung S23C450 has a display diagonal (metric) of 58.42cm. That's 10.18cm smaller than the Asus MX279H (58.42cm).
Does not have a built-in speaker(s) Edit
The Samsung S23C450 does not have a built-in speaker(s), but the Asus MX279H has 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.

Less retailers
The Samsung S23C450 is only stocked by 1 retailer, whereas the Asus MX279H is stocked by 5 stores. Read more
Fewer numbers of shops reduces the price competition amongst retailers for the product and also reduces the chances of this PC monitor remaining in stock.
Nine less awards
The Samsung S23C450 has only received 1 award, whereas the Asus MX279H has received 10 awards.

Awards

10 Awards
01net.com: 5 Star
altomdata.dk: Recommended
ferra.ru: Recommended
gamezoom.net: Gold Award
hardware.info: Silver Award
hardwaremx.com: Editor's Choice
techno-labs.com: Editor's Choice
technopat.net: Editor's Choice
uk.hardware.info: Silver
xfastest.com: Innovation Award
1 Award
vido.com.ua: Recommended

Average Expert Rating

Average User Rating

No reviews found

Date Released

49 months Ago 50 months Ago

Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on $ 44.06
Electricity cost - standby $ -
Total running cost $ 44.06
Purchase price $ 239.99
Total cost of ownership $ 284.05
Details
Electricity cost - switched on $ 29.77
Electricity cost - standby $ 0.45
Total running cost $ 30.22
Purchase price $ 239.95
Total cost of ownership $ 270.17
Details

Energy Efficiency Class

No data No data

Environmental Impact

0.29T
Running this PC monitor over 5 years will generate 0.29 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
8
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.
0.2T
Running this PC monitor over 5 years will generate 0.2 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
5
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.

Display

Display Diagonal
27"
BEST
23"
Display Resolution
 1920 x 1080
 1920 x 1080
Contrast Ratio (dynamic)
 80000000:1
BEST
 80000000:1
Display
 LED
 LED
3D
 3D
Unknown - Click to provide data
Supported Graphics Resolutions
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
HD Type
 Full HD
 Full HD
HDCP
 HDCP
Unknown - Click to provide data
Display SRGB
 Display sRGB
Unknown - Click to provide data
Digital Vertical Frequency
56 - 76 Unknown - Click to provide data
Digital Horizontal Frequency
30 - 80 Unknown - Click to provide data
Viewable Size, Vertical
Unknown - Click to provide data 286.74mm
Viewable Size, Horizontal
Unknown - Click to provide data 509.76mm
Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 16:9
Pixel Pitch
0.311 x 0.311 0.2655 x 0.2655
Display Colour Count
Unknown - Click to provide data 16.77M
Viewing Angle, Vertical
178°
BEST
160°
Viewing Angle, Horizontal
178°
BEST
170°
Contrast Ratio (typical)
 1000:1
 1000:1
Display Diagonal (metric)
68.6cm
BEST
58.42cm
Display Technology
 IPS
 IPS
Display Brightness
250 cd/m² 250 cd/m²
Response Time
5ms 5ms
Native Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 16:9
Display Number of Colours
 16.78 million colours
 16.78 million colours
Dynamic Contrast Ratio Marketing Name
 Mega Contrast
 Mega Contrast

Ports & Interfaces

PC Audio in
 PC Audio in
Unknown - Click to provide data
HDMI Ports Quantity
2 Unknown - Click to provide data
DVI-D Ports Quantity
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
VGA (D-Sub) Ports Quantity
1 1
DVI Port
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
AC (power) in
Unknown - Click to provide data
 AC (power) in

Multimedia

Built-In Speaker(s)
 Built-in speaker(s)
BEST
 Built-in speaker(s)
Built-In Camera
 Built-in camera
 Built-in camera
Audio System
Bang & Olufsen ICEpower Unknown - Click to provide data
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

Design

Colour of Product
 Silver
 Silver

Performance

Linux Operating Systems Supported
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Linux operating systems supported
Windows Operating Systems Supported
 Windows 8
 Windows 7 Home Premium
 Windows 8
 Windows 7 Home Premium

Thin Client

Thin Client Installed
 Thin client installed
 Thin client installed

Ergonomics

Cable Length
Unknown - Click to provide data 1.5m
Pivot Angle
Unknown - Click to provide data -1 - 95
Height Adjustment
Unknown - Click to provide data 130mm
Height Adjustment
 Height adjustment
 Height adjustment
BEST
Tilt Angle
20 - -5 -3 - 25
Tilt Adjustment
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Tilt adjustment
Swivelling
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Swivelling
Swivel Angle Range
Unknown - Click to provide data -45 - 45
Wall Mountable
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Wall mountable
VESA Mounting
 VESA mounting
 VESA mounting
BEST
Pivot
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Pivot
Plug and Play
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Plug and Play
Power LED
 Power LED
Unknown - Click to provide data
On/off Switch
 On/off switch
Unknown - Click to provide data

Power

Power Consumption (PowerSave)
0.5W Unknown - Click to provide data
Power Consumption (off)
0.5W Unknown - Click to provide data
Power Consumption (typical)
37W 25W
BEST
Power Consumption (standby)
Unknown - Click to provide data 0.1W
Input Voltage
 100 - 240
 100 - 240
BEST
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 Relative Humidity (H-H)
Unknown - Click to provide data 10 - 80
Operating Temperature (T-T)
Unknown - Click to provide data 10 - 40

Certificates

Certification
 RoHS
 TCO
 RoHS
 TCO
Energy Star Certified
 Energy Star certified
 Energy Star certified
EPEAT Compliance
 Gold
 Gold

Weight & Dimensions

Package Weight
8kg 6.1kg
BEST
Package Height
537mm 186mm
BEST
Package Depth
114mm
BEST
397mm
Package Width
700mm 620mm
BEST
Weight With Stand
Unknown - Click to provide data 4.6kg
Height (with Stand)
Unknown - Click to provide data 344.65mm
Depth (with Stand)
Unknown - Click to provide data 224mm
Width (with Stand)
Unknown - Click to provide data 542.9mm
Weight
5.2kg 3kg
BEST
Height
441.3mm 321.4mm
Depth
225.2mm 55.45mm
Width
622.6mm 542.9mm

Packaging Content

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

Other Features

Volume Control
 Digital
 Digital
Feedback