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Asus VE278Q

$174.99
$161.29 $14.00 cheaper than 5 days ago
Asus VE278
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A best selling and good spec 27" LCD screen, with alright running costs but representing only moderate value for money
27" 1920 X 1080 (Full HD) Pixels 50000000:1 No Jul 2012
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Amazon US
ASUS VE278H 27" Full HD 1920x1080 2ms HDMI VGA Back-lit LED Monitor
$161.29
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ASUS VE278Q 27" Full HD 1920x1080 2ms DisplayPort HDMI DVI VGA Monitor
$173.01
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Asus VE278H 27" LED LCD Monitor - 16:9 - 2 ms
$186.51
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Asus VE278H 27" LED LCD Monitor - 16:9 - 2 ms
$209.05
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B&H Photo
ASUS VE278H 27" Widescreen LED Backlit LCD Monitor
$174.99
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ASUS VE278Q 27" Widescreen LCD Computer Display
$179.98
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Asus - 27" Widescreen Flat-Panel LED HD Monitor - Black VE278H
$179.99
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Asus - 27" Widescreen Flat-Panel LED-LCD HD Monitor - Black VE278Q
$199.99
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Newegg US
ASUS VE278Q Black 27" 1920 x 1080 2ms Full HD HDMI LED Backlight LCD Monitor w/ (Brand new, unopened) - on
$189.99
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BuyVPC
Asus VE278H 27" LED LCD Monitor - 16_9 - 2 ms (Brand new, unopened) - on
$192.27
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Asus VE278Q 27" LED Backlight LCD Monitor - 16_9 - 2ms (Brand new, unopened) - on
$200.50
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Thomas Gracie Music
ASUS VE278H 27" Full HD 1920x1080 2ms HDMI VGA Back-lit LED Monitor (Brand new, unopened) - on
$195.20
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ASUS VE278Q 27" Full HD 1920x1080 2ms DisplayPort HDMI DVI VGA Monitor (Brand new, unopened) - on
$200.76
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ASUS VE278H 27" Full HD 1920x1080 2ms HDMI VGA Back-lit LED Monitor (Brand new, unopened)
$195.81
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ASUS VE278H 27" Full HD 1920x1080 2ms HDMI VGA Back-lit LED Monitor 27-Inch (Brand new, unopened)
$199.35
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Asus VE278Q 27" Full HD LED Monitor (Brand new, unopened)
$203.72
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ASUS VE278H 27" Full HD 1920x1080 2ms HDMI VGA Back-lit LED Monitor (Brand new, unopened)
$204.65
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ASUS VE278Q 27" Full HD 1920x1080 2ms DisplayPort HDMI DVI VGA Monitor 27-Inch (Brand new, unopened)
$205.08
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ASUS VE278H 27" Full HD 1920x1080 2ms HDMI VGA Back-lit LED Monitor 27-Inch (Brand new, unopened)
$205.98
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ASUS VE278H 27" Full HD 1920x1080 2ms HDMI VGA Back-lit LED Monitor (Brand new, unopened)
$207.99
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ASUS VE278H 27" Full HD 1920x1080 2ms HDMI VGA Back-lit LED Monitor 27-Inch (Brand new, unopened)
$209.94
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ASUS VE278Q 27" Full HD 1920x1080 2ms DisplayPort HDMI DVI VGA Monitor 27-Inch (Brand new, unopened)
$215.91
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ASUS VE278H 27" Full HD 1920x1080 2ms HDMI VGA Back-lit LED Monitor 27-Inch (Brand new, unopened)
$219.83
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ASUS VE278Q 27" Full HD 1920x1080 2ms DisplayPort HDMI DVI VGA Monitor 27-Inch (Brand new, unopened)
$226.15
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ASUS VE278Q 27" Full HD 1920x1080 2ms DisplayPort HDMI DVI VGA Monitor (Brand new, unopened)
$230.23
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Brand New ASUS VE278H 27" Full HD 1920x1080 2ms HDMI VGA Back-lit LED Monitor (Brand new, unopened)
$236.24
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Brand New ASUS VE278Q 27" Full HD 1920x1080 2ms DisplayPort HDMI DVI VGA Monitor (Brand new, unopened)
$244.34
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Panel Size Wide Screen ASUS VE278H 27 Full HD HDMI VGA Back-lit LED Monitor New (Brand new, unopened)
$244.90
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LED Monitor Wide Screen Full HD 1920x1080 ASUS VE278H, HDMI x2, VGA, 27-Inch (Brand new, unopened)
$247.99
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Asus VE278Q 27" LED, 2MS 1920X1080,10,000,000:1 300CD/M2 DSPLY PORT HDMI SPK (Brand new, unopened)
$254.94
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ASUS VE278Q 27" Full HD Black computer monitor LED display (Brand new, unopened)
$472.47
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Antonline
Asus VE278H 27" LED LCD Monitor - 16_9 - 2 ms (Brand new, unopened) - on
$199.94
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Antonline
Asus VE278Q 27" LED LCD Monitor (Brand new, unopened) - on
$200.61
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Wholesale Connection Store
Asus VE278Q 27" LED LCD Monitor - 16_9 - 2 ms (Brand new, unopened) - on
$203.99
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inkdirectusa
ASUS VE278H 27" Full HD Black computer monitor LED display (Brand new, unopened) - on
$207.62
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inkdirectusa
ASUS VE278Q 27" Full HD Black computer monitor LED display (Brand new, unopened) - on
$220.86
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Target PC Inc 1-888-311-4455
NEW ASUS VE278Q Widescreen LCD Monitor 27-in 27in LED (Brand new, unopened) - on
$208.98
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Overstock
Asus VE278Q 27 LED LCD Monitor - 16:9 - 2 ms
$209.00
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Asus VE278H 27inch Screen LED-lit 2ms Monitor (Brand new, unopened) - on
$210.32
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beachaudio
Asus Ve278q 27" Led Lcd Monitor 2 Ms - 16_09 - Adjustable Display Angle - 1920 X (Brand new, unopened) - on
$211.13
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my Goods
ASUS VE278Q 27" LED Monitor (Brand new, unopened) - on
$213.44
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tech-R-us Store Online
Asus VE278H 27" LED LCD Monitor - 16_9 - 2 ms - 1920 x 1080 - Full HD (Brand new, unopened) - on
$214.80
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Asus VE278Q 27" LED LCD Monitor - 16_9 - 2ms -Adjustable Display Angle - Full HD (Brand new, unopened) - on
$225.36
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spytecinc
ASUS VE278Q 27" Full HD 1920x1080 2ms DisplayPort HDMI DVI VGA Monitor (Brand new, unopened) - on
$231.17
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Arsenal PC Inc
NEW ASUS VE278H Asus 27" LED LCD Monitor - 16_9 2 ms Adjustable Display Angle (Brand new, unopened) - on
$238.82
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Arsenal PC Inc
NEW ASUS VE278Q Asus 27" LED Backlight LCD Monitor - 16_9 2ms Adjustable Display (Brand new, unopened) - on
$250.68
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printermalls
ASUS VE278Q 27" Full HD 1920×1080 2ms DisplayPort HDMI DVI VGA Monitor (Brand new, unopened) - on
$238.91
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Beach Camera
Asus VE278H 27" 2ms LED Back-lit Full HD Monitor 1920x1080 (Black) w/ HDMIx2 (Brand new, unopened) - on
$239.99
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Asus VE278 Compare US Used Prices

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Used - ASUS VE278H 27" Full HD 1920x1080 2ms HDMI VGA Back-lit LED Monitor (Used)
$129.99
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Used - Asus VE278Q 27" 2ms Full HD Widescreen LCD Monitor HDMI LED Backlight See Desc (Used)
$130.00
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Used - ASUS VE278Q 27" Full HD 1920x1080 2ms DisplayPort HDMI DVI VGA Monitor
$139.87
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Used - ASUS VE278H 27" Full HD 1920x1080 2ms HDMI VGA Back-lit LED Monitor
$144.99
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Refurbished - ASUS VE278Q 27" 1920x1080 2ms Full HD HDMI LED Backlight LCD Monitor (Refurbished) - on
$149.99
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Asus VE278 Review

With very good features, we have scored the Asus VE278 as follows:
56
Value for Money
Average
77
Features
Good Features
67
Running Costs
$85 Over 5 Years
68
Overall Score
Good

Why Has it Scored 68?

It is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better PC displays are available. View the latest LCD screens 2018.
This PC monitor has running costs of $85 over 5 years, which puts it in the most expensive 18% of all 3,292 LCD screens that we have compared it to. View all energy saving PC displays.
It is one of the best selling PC monitors currently on the market. View best selling PC monitors January 2018.
This Asus PC monitor has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
Bigger than average display diagonal
Very fast response time
VE278H
True-to-life pictures powered by LED
50,000,000:1 ASUS smart contrast ratio
2ms response time
Full HD with dual HDMI ports
QuickFit virtual scale
Rich i/o ports- allow simultaneous connections to more video devices
Splendid video intelligence technology
Complete after-sale service
Greener materials
Narrower than average vertical viewing angle

Should You Buy it Now?

Our unique forecasting algorithm looks at historic price trends and predicts the most likely price change over the next 2 weeks. You may want to consider buying now before the price goes up. The price has dropped from $174.99 to $161.29 in the last 5 days. You may want to consider buying now before the price goes back up.
There is a 90% chance that the price will go up. However the future is never certain and there remains a chance that the price will actually go down. Get Price Alerts.

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Asus VE278 In-Depth Analysis

Reviews Summary

A Top Selling LCD Screen

The VE278 is one the most popular PC screen currently on the market according to Amazon sales data.

Value for Money

Price Has Gone Down by $14 (8%)

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Cheaper Price Found in the United Kingdom

We found a cheaper price for the Asus VE278 of £146.10 ($146.10) in the United Kingdom. That's a saving of $15.19.

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Running Costs

Very High Running Costs

The VE278 is in the most expensive 18% of all 3,292 PC displays that we have analysed for running costs. Based on typical energy prices, we estimate the VE278 will cost $85 over 5 years to run.

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Features

1920 X 1080 Pixels Resolution

This PC monitor has a display resolution of 1920 x 1080 (Full HD)|1920 x 1080 pixels, which is typical of many flatpanel monitors.

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Bigger Than Average Display Diagonal

The display diagonal of the Asus VE278 of 27" is bigger than average when compared to most other LCD screens. It is in the biggest 27% of all flatpanel monitors when ordered by this feature. The smallest display diagonal of flatpanel monitors is 3.5", the biggest is 95", and the average display diagonal is 25".

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Very Fast Response Time

Flatpanel monitors have response times of between 1ms and 55ms, and the average response time is 5.5ms. The Asus VE278's response time of only 2ms is in the fastest 9% of all PC screens when ranked by this feature.

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Narrower Than Average Vertical Viewing Angle

Flatpanel monitors have vertical viewing angles of between 40° and 180°, and the average vertical viewing angle is 160°. The Asus VE278's vertical viewing angle of only 160° is in the narrowest 34% of all PC screens when ranked by this feature.

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Average Horizontal Viewing Angle

The horizontal viewing angle of the Asus VE278 of 170° is fairly typical compared to most other LCD screens. It is wider than 62% of all flatpanel monitors when ranked by this feature.

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Has a Built-In Speaker(s)

The Asus VE278 has a built-in speaker(s), unlike 53% of PC displays which do not have a built-in speaker(s).

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Has an HDMI

The Asus VE278 has an HDMI, which is unusual. 93% of PC displays do not have an HDMI.

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Wall Mountable

The Asus VE278 is wall mountable, unlike 92% of PC screens which are not wall mountable.

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Two HDMI Ports

The Asus VE278 is a two HDMI port PC display.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

ve278q ve278q, asus ve278q, asus ve278h

Barcodes:

00012300421911, 00012303194355, 00163120564286, 00721607700055, 00722868958988, 00722868974223, 00734911347182, 00803982822703, 00806293538325, 00807030507055, 00809185826180, 00809186282817, 00809385677674, 00886227160136, 00886227177707, 00886227253838, 04054843435716, 04056572597413, 04716659160137, 04716659177708, 04716659184058, 04923113128736, 05054629688472, 07426900327352, 07626782374271, 08862272538382, 08978467408610

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