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Asus PB278Q

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A multi award winning and best selling 27" flatpanel monitor, with moderate running costs and an affordable price
27" 2560 X 1440 Pixels 80000000:1 No Sep 2012
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Asus PB278Q Back And Front Monitor Cover (Brand new, unopened)
$69.95
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Asus PB278Q 27" WQHD LED-lit Professional Graphics Monitor (Brand new, unopened)
$408.09
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ASUS PB278Q 27" WQHD 2560x1440 IPS DisplayPort HDMI DVI Eye Care Monitor (Brand new, unopened)
$432.11
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Asus PB278Q PLS LED 27" 16_9 2560X1440 T/S/P/H HDMI D-SUB DP DUAL LINK DVI-D (Brand new, unopened)
$483.57
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ASUS PB278Q 27" WQHD 2560x1440 PLS/ IPS & AmazonBasics Single Monitor Display... (Brand new, unopened)
$546.52
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ASUS PB278QR 27" 2K Ultra HD IPS Black computer monitor (Brand new, unopened)
$612.69
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ASUS PB278Q 27" WQHD 2560x1440 IPS DisplayPort HDMI DVI Eye Care Monitor
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$372.97
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Asus PB278Q 27" LED LCD Monitor - 16:9 - 5 ms
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$407.00
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Asus Professional 27†IPS LED LCD Monitor PB278Q
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$433.76
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ASUS PB278Q 27" WQHD 2560x1440 PLS/ IPS & AmazonBasics Single Monitor Display Mounting Arm Set
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$479.98
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PB278QR 27" LED 5ms 300nits DVI HDMI
$526.86
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ASUS PB278Q 27" Widescreen LED Backlit LCD Monitor
$379.99
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Asus - 27" Widescreen Flat-Panel IPS LED HD Monitor - Black PB278Q
$399.99
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Asus PB278Q 27" LED LCD Monitor - 16_9 - 5 ms (Brand new, unopened) - on
$409.10
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ASUS PB278Q 27" Widescreen LED Backlit LCD Monitor, 2560x1440 Resolution, 300cd/m2 Brightness, 5ms Response Time
$409.99
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Asus PB278Q 27" LED LCD Monitor - 16_9 - 5 ms (Brand new, unopened) - on
$412.06
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Asus Pb278q 27" Led Lcd Monitor - 16_9 - 5 Ms New (Brand new, unopened) - on
$412.10
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NEW ASUS PB278Q Widescreen LCD Moitor 27-in Monitor 27in PLS LED WQHD (Brand new, unopened) - on
$434.98
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Asus PB278Q 27" LED Monitor 16_9 5ms 2560x1440 300 Nit VGA DVI HDMI DisplayPort (Brand new, unopened) - on
$439.45
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ASUS PB278Q 27" 1440p 5ms LED IPS Monitor with VGA/DVI/HDMI/DiplayPort Inputs (Brand new, unopened) - on
$450.67
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ASUS PB278Q 27" Wide Quad HD PLS Black computer monitor (Brand new, unopened) - on
$452.69
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ASUS PB278Q 27" WQHD 2560x1440 IPS DisplayPort HDMI DVI Eye Care Monitor (Brand new, unopened) - on
$468.09
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Used - ASUS PB278Q LEG SUPPORT STAND WITH SCREWS, USED (Brand new, unopened) - on
$80.00
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Used - Asus PB278Q PSB DF561EQBL 715G3727-P05-006-003M MB GQDCBOcA065 , 715G5115-M01-0 (Used)
$99.99
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Used - ASUS PB278Q 27" WQHD Monitor w/ VESA Mount & Cables (Used) (Used)
$299.99
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Used - ASUS PB278Q 27" Widescreen LED LCD Monitor 1440p 60hz 5ms Perfect Condtion (Used)
$310.00
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Refurbished - ASUS PB278Q 27 IPS LED Backlit Monitor 2560x1440 5ms VGA DVI HDMI Displayport (Refurbished) - on
$269.99
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Used - ASUS PB278Q 27" WQHD 2560x1440 IPS DisplayPort HDMI DVI Eye Care Monitor
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$309.87
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Asus PB278Q Review

With excellent reviews and representing value for money, we have ranked the Asus PB278Q number 415 across all PC monitors.
96
Reviews
651 Reviews + 12 Awards
84
Value for Money
Very Good
80
Features
Fully-Featured
67
Running Costs
$130 Over 5 Years
81
Overall Score
Excellent

Why Has it Scored 81?

It has great expert reviews and great user reviews with 96% of buyers recommending this flatpanel monitor 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 LCD screens 2018.
This Asus PC monitor has running costs of $130 over 5 years, which puts it in the most expensive 8% of all 3,257 LCD screens that we have compared it to. View all energy saving flatpanel monitors.
The PB278Q is one of the best selling flatpanel monitors currently on the market. View best selling flatpanel monitors January 2018.
It has some great features:
Bigger than average display diagonal
2560 x 1440 pixels resolution
Wider than average horizontal viewing angle
Has a built-in speaker(s)
Concept to creation
True-to-life visuals
Made for work and play
Extensive connectivity
ASUS exclusive innovation and design
QuickFit virtual scale for true what you see is what you get
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Should You Buy it Now?

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Reviews Summary

Popular Choice

The PB278Q is a popular choice amongst customers who purchased LCD screens in the last 3 months.

Value For Money

Alright Value for Money

The product has excellent reviews but mediocre features. However at $69.95 it is still in the cheapest 3% of PC monitors.

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Cheaper in the United States Than Overseas

We checked 22 other countries for prices for the Asus PB278Q and the United States price of $69.95 was the cheapest.

The cheapest price that we could find overseas was in the United Kingdom where the price is £332.47 ($332.47).

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Running Costs

High Running Costs

The PB278Q has an average 5 year running cost of $130 based on average energy prices and usage levels, which makes it one of the more expensive to run flatpanel monitors.

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Features

Bigger Than Average Display Diagonal

The display diagonal of the Asus PB278Q of 27" is bigger than average when compared to most other LCD screens. It is in the biggest 27% of all LCD screens when ordered by this feature. The smallest display diagonal of PC displays is 3.5", the biggest is 95", and the average display diagonal is 25".

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2560 X 1440 Pixels Resolution

The largest display resolution of the Asus PB278Q is 2560 x 1440 pixels. That's 78% larger resolution than the most frequently found resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels. PC displays resolutions range from 320 x 240 pixels (worst) to 5120 x 2880 pixels (best).

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Average Response Time

The response time of the Asus PB278Q of 5ms is pretty typical compared to most other PC displays. It is in the slowest 31% of all PC displays when sorted by this feature.

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Average Vertical Viewing Angle

The vertical viewing angle of the Asus PB278Q of 178° is relatively standard compared to most other PC displays. It is in the widest 63% of all PC displays when ordered by this feature.

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Wider Than Average Horizontal Viewing Angle

Across all the PC screens the horizontal viewing angles range from 40° to 180°, and the average horizontal viewing angle is 170°. The horizontal viewing angle of the Asus PB278Q of 178° is wider than average when compared to most other PC monitors. It is wider than 77% of all PC displays when sorted by this feature.

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Has a Built-In Speaker(s)

The Asus PB278Q has a built-in speaker(s). 53% of PC displays do not have a built-in speaker(s).

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Wall Mountable

The Asus PB278Q is wall mountable, which is unusual. 92% of flatpanel monitors are not wall mountable.

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