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Asus MX279H

Asus MX279H
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A multi award winning and good spec 27" flatpanel monitor, with moderate running costs
27" 1920 X 1080 (Full HD) Pixels 80000000:1 No Nov 2012
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Asus MX279H Review

With excellent reviews and very good features, we have scored the Asus MX279H as follows:
94
Reviews
927 Reviews + 12 Awards
78
Features
Good Features
68
Running Costs
$83 Over 5 Years
73
Overall Score
Very Good

Why Has it Scored 73?

It has good expert reviews and terrific user reviews with 95% of buyers recommending this PC display to others.
This PC monitor is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer LCD screens with better features are available. However it has good reviews so it may still be worth considering. View the latest PC displays 2018.
This Asus PC monitor has running costs of $83 over 5 years, which puts it in the most expensive 19% of all 3,292 PC screens that we have compared it to. View all energy saving PC monitors.
The MX279H has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
Bigger than average display diagonal
Has a built-in speaker(s)
MX279H
Beauty beyond boundaries
Subtle & elegant design
Vivid, lifelike visuals
The latest IPS technology with 178 wide-view angles
Built tough and gamer-centric comfortable
ASUS exclusive innovation and design
ASUS smart contrast ratio for lifelike visuals
QuickFit virtual scale for true what you see is what you get
Premium immersive audio
Greater and smoother output with bigger speakers
Audio by bang & olufsen icepower
Dual HDMI for extensive connectivity

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Asus MX279H In-Depth Analysis

Running Costs

Very High Running Costs

Based on average energy prices we estimate that the MX279H will cost $83 over 5 years to run, which makes it one of the least economic to run PC screens.

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Features

1920 X 1080 Pixels Resolution

This flatpanel monitor has a display resolution of 1920 x 1080 (Full HD)|1920 x 1080 pixels, which is the most commonly found resolution on LCD screens.

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Bigger Than Average Display Diagonal

Across all the PC displays the display diagonals range from 3.5" to 95", and the average display diagonal is 25". The Asus MX279H's display diagonal of 27" is bigger than average when compared to most other LCD screens. It is in the biggest 28% of all PC displays when sorted by this feature.

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Average Response Time

The response time of the Asus MX279H of 5ms is pretty standard compared to most other LCD screens. It is slower than 51% of all flatpanel monitors when sorted by this feature.

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Has a Built-In Speaker(s)

The Asus MX279H has a built-in speaker(s), unlike 53% of PC displays which do not have a built-in speaker(s).

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Wider Than Average Vertical Viewing Angle

The vertical viewing angle of the Asus MX279H of 178° is wider than average when compared to most other flatpanel monitors. It is wider than 77% of all flatpanel monitors when sorted by this feature. The average vertical viewing angle of all flatpanel monitors is 160°, with the narrowest being 40° and the widest being 180°.

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Average Horizontal Viewing Angle

The Asus MX279H's horizontal viewing angle of 178° is fairly typical compared to most other flatpanel monitors. It is wider than 35% of all PC monitors when sorted by this feature.

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Average Contrast Ratio (typical)

The contrast ratio (typical) of the Asus MX279H of 1,000 is pretty standard compared to most other PC displays. It is higher than 72% of all PC displays when ranked by this feature.

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Two HDMI Ports

The Asus MX279H is a two HDMI port flatpanel monitor.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

asus 90lmgd051r010o1c, mx279h mx279h, asus ul474na, asus mx279h

Barcodes:

00008622726582, 00012300309882, 00100177437323, 00151903522752, 00163120797677, 00169490026966, 00172302717686, 00809392587867, 00886227265794, 00886227265800, 00886227265824, 04053162745032, 04055895316237, 04056572599158, 04716659265795, 04716659265801, 05052182784518, 05054230721643, 05712505457559, 08862272658240

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