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Asus PB278

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Asus PB278

Asus PB278
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A good spec and classic 27" PC monitor, with low running costs
27" 2560 X 1440 Pixels 80000000:1 No Jun 2014
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Asus PB278 Review

With excellent reviews and very good features, we have scored the Asus PB278 as follows:
90
Reviews
52 Reviews
78
Features
Good Features
71
Running Costs
$67 Over 5 Years
72
Overall Score
Very Good

Why Has it Scored 72?

It has good user reviews with an average user rating of 77%, based on 52 reviews.
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 LCD screens 2018.
This Asus PC monitor has running costs of $67 over 5 years, which puts it typical compared to the other 3,292 LCD screens that we have compared it to. View all energy saving PC monitors.
The PB278 has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
2560 x 1440 pixels resolution
Bigger than average display diagonal
Concept to creation
True-to-life visuals
Made for work and play
Extensive connectivity
QuickFit virtual scale for true what you see is what you get
Innovations that raise the bar
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Asus PB278 In-Depth Analysis

Running Costs

OK Running Costs

The average running cost of the PB278 is $67 over 5 years based on typical energy prices and usage levels, which is typical compared to the other 3,292 PC screens.

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Features

2560 X 1440 Pixels Resolution

The largest display resolution of the Asus PB278 is 2560 x 1440 pixels. That's 78% larger resolution than the most frequently found resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels. The best resolution of all flatpanel monitors is 5120 x 2880 pixels and the worst is 320 x 240 pixels.

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Bigger Than Average Display Diagonal

The Asus PB278's display diagonal of 27" is bigger than average when compared to most other PC screens. It is bigger than 68% of all flatpanel monitors when ranked by this feature. Flatpanel monitors have display diagonals of between 3.5" and 95", and the average display diagonal is 25".

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Average Response Time

The Asus PB278's response time of 5ms is pretty typical compared to most other flatpanel monitors. It is in the slowest 46% of all LCD screens when ordered by this feature.

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Has a Built-In Speaker(s)

The Asus PB278 has a built-in speaker(s), unlike 53% of flatpanel monitors which do not have a built-in speaker(s).

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Wider Than Average Horizontal Viewing Angle

The average horizontal viewing angle of all flatpanel monitors is 170°, with the narrowest being 40° and the widest being 180°. The Asus PB278's horizontal viewing angle of 178° is wider than 75% of all flatpanel monitors when ordered by this feature.

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Wider Than Average Vertical Viewing Angle

The vertical viewing angle of the Asus PB278 of 178° is wider than average when compared to most other flatpanel monitors. It is wider than 71% of all flatpanel monitors when ordered 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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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

info 90lmga001t02251c, asus 90lmga001t02251c, info 2560x14405ms, asus 2560x1440, asus 300cdm2, info pb278qr, asus pb278qr

Barcodes:

00886227718559, 04053162744998, 04056572597307, 04716659718550, 04716659718567, 05054484753063, 05054533753068

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