Asus MX299 vs Asus VN289

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Asus MX299
Asus VN289

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Reasons For

4 Reasons For
Bigger display diagonal Edit
The Asus MX299 is a 29" PC monitor. That's 1" bigger than the Asus VN289 (28"). 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.

34% higher RMS rated power Edit
The Asus MX299 is a 6W RMS rated audio power PC monitor. That's 2W higher than the Asus VN289 (4W). Read more

RMS rated power is a true measure of the power of the audio system on a monitor. It also sometimes referred to as the Continuous Power. RMS stands for Root Mean Square and is measured in Watts (voltage x current). The RMS rated power is the highest amount of power that an amplifier can deliver continuously without failing.

A higher RMS rated power will provide audio that is louder and cleaner.

4% cheaper to run
Over five years the Asus MX299 only costs $40.01 to run but the Asus VN289 costs $41.68 to run (4% more). Read more
Four more awards
The Asus MX299 has 5 awards from expert review sites, whereas the Asus VN289 has 1 award.
2 Reasons For
Moderately lighter Edit
The Asus VN289 has a weight of 5.2kg, however the Asus MX299 is a 5.5kg weight PC monitor (300g heavier).
Better user reviews
The average user review score of the Asus VN289 is 93%, however the average rating of the Asus MX299 is 88% (based on 128 reviews).

Reasons Against

3 Reasons Against
300g heavier Edit
The Asus MX299 has a weight of 5.5kg, however the Asus VN289 is a 5.2kg weight PC monitor (300g lighter).
Older by one year
The Asus MX299 is one year older than the Asus VN289.
User review Rating is Worse
The Asus MX299's average user score is 88%, however the Asus VN289's is 93% (based on 3 reviews).
5 Reasons Against
4% smaller display diagonal Edit
The Asus VN289 is a 28" PC monitor. That's 1" smaller than the Asus MX299 (28"). 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.

Lower RMS rated power Edit
The Asus VN289 is a 4W RMS rated audio power PC monitor. That's 2W lower than the Asus MX299 (4W). Read more

RMS rated power is a true measure of the power of the audio system on a monitor. It also sometimes referred to as the Continuous Power. RMS stands for Root Mean Square and is measured in Watts (voltage x current). The RMS rated power is the highest amount of power that an amplifier can deliver continuously without failing.

A higher RMS rated power will provide audio that is louder and cleaner.

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Higher running costs over five years by $1.67
Over five years the running costs of the Asus VN289 are $41.68 which is $1.67 more than the Asus MX299. Show assumptions.
Four less awards
The Asus VN289 has only received 1 award, whereas the Asus MX299 has received 5 awards.

Awards

5 Awards
altomdata.dk: Recommended
compress.ru: Recommended
macworld.co.uk: Editor's Choice
teknokulis.com: Gold
ua.gecid.com: Original Design
1 Award
xfastest.com: Editor's Choice

Average Expert Rating

Average User Rating

Date Released

44 months Ago 32 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 $ 367.49
Total cost of ownership $ 407.50
Details
Electricity cost - switched on $ 41.68
Electricity cost - standby $ -
Total running cost $ 41.68

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.
0.28T
Running this PC monitor over 5 years will generate 0.28 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
29"
BEST
28"
Display Resolution
 1920 x 1080
 1920 x 1080
BEST
Contrast Ratio (dynamic)
 80000000:1
 80000000:1
Display
 LCD
 LCD
BEST
3D
 3D
 3D
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
Mobile High-Definition Link (MHL)
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Mobile High-Definition Link (MHL)
Digital Vertical Frequency
50 - 61 50 - 75
Digital Horizontal Frequency
30 - 83 30 - 80
Aspect Ratio
 21:9
 21:9
Vertical Scan Range
Unknown - Click to provide data 50 - 75
Horizontal Scan Range
Unknown - Click to provide data 30 - 80
Pixel Pitch
0.2628 x 0.2628 0.32 x 0.32
Viewing Angle, Vertical
178° 178°
Viewing Angle, Horizontal
178° 178°
Contrast Ratio (typical)
 3000:1
 3000:1
BEST
Display Diagonal (metric)
Unknown - Click to provide data 71.12cm
Display Technology
 IPS
 IPS
Display Brightness
300 cd/m² 300 cd/m²
Response Time
5ms 5ms
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

Headphone Out
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Headphone out
PC Audio in
 PC Audio in
 PC Audio in
Headphone Outputs
1 1
DisplayPorts Quantity
1 1
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
AC (power) in
Unknown - Click to provide data
 AC (power) in

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
BEST
4W
Number of Loudspeakers
2 2
TV Tuner Integrated
 TV tuner integrated
 TV tuner integrated
Built-In Subwoofer
 Built-in subwoofer
Unknown - Click to provide data

Design

Feet Colour
 Black
 Black
Colour of Product
 Silver
 Silver

Performance

Windows Operating Systems Supported
 Windows 7 Starter
 Windows 7 Home Basic
 Windows 7 Ultimate
 Windows 8
 Windows 8 Pro
 Windows 8 Enterprise
 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 8 Enterprise x64
 Windows 7 Starter
 Windows 7 Home Basic
 Windows 7 Ultimate
 Windows 8
 Windows 8 Pro
 Windows 8 Enterprise
 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 8 Enterprise x64

Thin Client

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

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 -5 - 22
Tilt Adjustment
 Tilt adjustment
 Tilt adjustment
VESA Mounting
Unknown - Click to provide data
 VESA mounting
On/off Switch
Unknown - Click to provide data
 On/off switch
On Screen Display (OSD)
Unknown - Click to provide data
 On Screen Display (OSD)
LED Indicators
Unknown - Click to provide data
 LED indicators

Power

Power Consumption (PowerSave)
Unknown - Click to provide data 0.5W
Power Consumption (off)
0.5W 0.5W
Power Consumption (typical)
31.7W
BEST
35W
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

Certificates

Certification
 RoHS
 TCO
 RoHS
 TCO
BEST
Safety
 RoHS
 WEEE
 RoHS
 WEEE
Energy Star Certified
 Energy Star certified
 Energy Star certified

Weight & Dimensions

Package Weight
8.1kg 7.9kg
BEST
Package Height
506mm
BEST
561mm
Package Depth
159mm 150mm
BEST
Package Width
814mm 732mm
BEST
Weight With Stand
5.5kg
BEST
79kg
Height (with Stand)
391mm
BEST
450.7mm
Depth (with Stand)
215.1mm 210mm
BEST
Width (with Stand)
700.2mm 660.2mm
BEST
Weight
5.5kg 5.2kg
BEST
Height
Unknown - Click to provide data 380.7mm
Depth
Unknown - Click to provide data 63.7mm
Width
Unknown - Click to provide data 660.2mm

Packaging Content

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