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Asus PB287Q PC Monitor

28" 100000000:1 LED Jul 2014
Display Diagonal Contrast Ratio (dynamic) Display Built-In Speaker(s) Release Date
Phenomenal Pixel-perfect DetailOpen your eyes to breathtaking levels of detail with the ASUS PB287Q True 4K ultra-high definition (4K UHD) monitor. The ASUS PB287Q features a 16:9 aspect ratio... More
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9 Reasons For

Asus Flatpanel Monitors Have Good Reviews

We calculated the average reviews for all Asus PC screens and also specifically for Asus medium monitors and found that in both cases Asus had good reviews.

LED Display Type

This PC display has an LED display type, which is the most frequently found display type on medium monitors that were released around the same time as it.

We compared this PC display to all the other PC screens that have an LED Display and we think the Fujitsu P24W-7[plb_2539431_price], and the iiyama B2888UHSU[plb_2367537_price] which has better reviews is also worth considering.

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Has a Built-In Speaker

Unlike most of the other PC displays of a similar age and spec to the PB287 which do not have a built-in speaker, the Asus PB287 has a built-in speaker.

We compared all the other LCD screens with a built-in speaker to this PC monitor and we think the Philips BDM3470UP/75[plb_3020738_price], and the LG 29EA93[plb_1469655_price] which has better reviews; or the Philips C272P4QPKEW/75[plb_3027868_price] which is cheaper are also worth considering.

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Very Many Display Colour Count

The least display colour count of PC displays that are a comparable age to the PB287 is 0.21M, the most is 1,100M, and the average display colour count is 100M. When compared to other medium monitors that were launched around the same time as the PB287 that we have assessed, the display colour count of the Asus PB287 of 1,073.7 million is one of the most.

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Two HDMI Ports

The Asus PB287 is a two HDMI port flatpanel monitor.

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3840 X 2160 Graphics Resolution

The Asus PB287 has a maximum resolution of 3840 x 2160. That's over four times the resolution of a 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080) flatpanel monitor, which is the most common resolution.

A 3840 x 2160 graphics resolution is actually the best resolution across all LCD screens of a similar age and type to the PB287.

Across similar types of PC monitor the worst resolution is 640 x 350.

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Fairly Bright Display Brightness

The Asus PB287 has one of the brighter display brightness (300 candellas per square meter) amongst medium monitors of this age. Across all the LCD screens of this spec and age the display brightness range from 30 cd/m² to 1,700 cd/m², and the average display brightness is 280 cd/m².

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Has Two Cables Included

The Asus PB287 has a greater number of cables included than most medium monitors that have been around for a similar time to it. This PC screen has an AC cable included, which is the most frequently found cable included found on similar spec flatpanel monitors that are a comparable age to the PB287. The cable included "Audio (3.5mm)" is also found on this LCD screen.

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Quite Fast Response Time

With a response time of only 1 millisecond, the Asus PB287 has one of the fastest response times amongst medium monitors of this age. The response times of medium monitors that have been on the market for a similar time to the PB287 range from 1ms to 40ms, and the average response time is 6.1ms.

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6 Reasons Against

Not 3D Compatible

The Asus PB287 is not 3D compatible. Most of the other comparable spec PC displays that are a similar age to the PB287 are also not 3D compatible.

If you want a PC display that is 3D compatible then you might want to consider the Philips 272G5DYEB/93[plb_3175233_price], or the Acer DA220[plb_1606986_price]; or the Samsung SMT-2232[plb_1414672_price].

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Does Not Have a Built-In Camera

The Asus PB287 does not have a built-in camera. Most of the other flatpanel monitors of a comparable type and age to the PB287 also do not have a built-in camera.

Alternative PC screens which also have a built-in camera that you might also want to consider include the Acer DA220[plb_1606986_price], or the Philips 272P4[plb_1489468_price]; or the Philips C272P4QPKEW/75[plb_3027868_price].

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Does Not Have an Integrated Card Reader

The Asus PB287 does not have an integrated card reader. Most of the other medium monitors that have been available for around the same time as the PB287 also do not have an integrated card reader.

There are a number of other PC monitors which also have an integrated card reader that you might also want to look at including the UP2414Q[pl_2251567_price], or the U2713H[pl_1518815_price] both from DELL or the Acer DA220[plb_1606986_price].

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Only HD HD Type

This PC screen has a 4K Ultra HD HD type, which is typical of many flatpanel monitors of a comparable age and spec to it.

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Heavy

The lightest PC monitor of a similar type and age to the PB287 is 3g weight, the heaviest is 39kg, and the average weight is 4.9kg. The Asus PB287 is one of the heavier PC displays that have been available for a comparable time to the PB287 (7.9 kilograms) amongst comparable spec PC monitors of this age.

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Quite High Power Consumption When Off

The average power consumption when off of PC screens of a comparable type and age to the PB287 is 0.57W, and the power consumptions when off range from 0.005W to 45W. With a power consumption when off of 0.5 Watts, the Asus PB287 has one of the higher power consumptions when off amongst PC screens of this age.

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1 Other reason to consider the Asus PB287

Released Over Two Years Ago

This flatpanel monitor was released over two years ago.

Specification

Display
Display Diagonal
Display Resolution
Contrast Ratio (dynamic)
Display
Supported Graphics Resolutions
HD Type
HDCP
Mobile High-Definition Link (MHL)
Digital Vertical Frequency
Digital Horizontal Frequency
Aspect Ratio
Pixel Pitch
Viewing Angle, Vertical
Viewing Angle, Horizontal
Display Brightness
Response Time
Native Aspect Ratio
Display Number of Colours
Ports & Interfaces
Headphone Out
PC Audio in
HDMI Ports Quantity
Multimedia
Built-In Speaker(s)
RMS Rated Power
Number of Loudspeakers
TV Tuner Integrated
Design
Colour of Product
Thin Client
Thin Client Installed
Ergonomics
Picture-in-Picture
Height Adjustment
Tilt Angle
Tilt Adjustment
Swivelling
VESA Mounting Interfaces
VESA Mounting
Pivot
Plug and Play
Stand-By LED
Power LED
On/off Switch
LED Indicators
Power
Power Consumption (PowerSave)
Power Consumption (off)
Power Consumption (typical)
Power Consumption (standby)
AC Input Frequency
AC Input Voltage
Certificates
Certification
Energy Star Certified
Weight & Dimensions
Package Weight
Package Height
Package Depth
Package Width
Height (with Stand)
Depth (with Stand)
Width (with Stand)
Weight
Height
Depth
Width
Packaging Content
Quick Start Guide
Cables Included

Running Cost

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Electricity cost when switched on $72.63
Electricity cost when on standby $2.30
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Total running cost over 5 years $74.93
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0.49T
Running this PC monitor over 5 years will generate 0.49 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
13
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant 13 tree seedlings and grow them for 10 years.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers asus pb287, asus pb287q, asus pb287q28, visipax pb287, visipax pb287q, asus 3840x2160, visipax prpb287, scotchblue pb287, visipax prpb287q, visipax 3840x2160, scotchblue pb287q
Barcodes 00012304116929, 00014444456460, 00779177252245, 00779177332534, 00779177337478, 00779184143369, 00801940118134, 00803982812254, 00809394268696, 00886227666447, 00886227666454, 04053162935228, 04056572593859, 04716659666448, 04716659666462, 05054531295980, 06953041139779, 08862276664544

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