Asus VG278
Asus VG278
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Asus VG278

$300.00 $134.91 cheaper than 45 days ago Worth Considering Value for Money Silver
A best selling and multi award winning 1920 x 1080 LCD screen
27" 1920 X 1080 Pixels 50000000:1 LCD Oct 2013
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Asus VG278HE
ASUS VG278HE 27" 144 Hz 2ms 3D LED Monitor + NVIDIA 3D Vision 2 hub + 3D Glasses (Brand new, unopened)
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Asus VG278 Review

With excellent reviews and representing very good value for money, we have ranked the Asus VG278 number 346 across all PC monitors.
259 Reviews + 3 Awards
Very Good
Good Features
$138 Over 8 Years
Overall Score

Why Has it Scored 68?

It has very good user reviews but ok expert reviews. 100% of buyers recommended this PC screen 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 flatpanel monitors 2017.
This Asus PC monitor has running costs of $138 over 8 years, which puts it in the most expensive 9% of all 2,770 PC displays that we have compared it to.
The VG278 is one of the best selling flatpanel monitors currently on the market. View best selling flatpanel monitors July 2017.
It has some good features, but is also missing a few features:
Very fast response time
Has an HDMI

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 $434.91 to $300 in the last 45 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 VG278 In-Depth Analysis


Popular Choice

According to Amazon sales data, the VG278 is a popular choice amongst people who bought flatpanel monitors in the last 3 months.

Value For Money

Good Value for Money

The product has excellent reviews but mediocre features and at $300.00 it is more expensive than 57% of PC screens.

Price Has Gone Down by $135 (31%)

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Cheaper in the United States Than Overseas

We checked 22 other countries for prices for the Asus VG278 and the United States price of $300.00 was the cheapest. The cheapest price that we could find overseas was in the United Kingdom where the price is £485.23 ($485.23).

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Very Fast Response Time

The Asus VG278's response time of only 2ms is in the fastest 12% of all PC displays when sorted by this feature. Across all the LCD screens the response times range from 1ms to 55ms, and the average response time is 5.7ms.

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Has an HDMI

The Asus VG278 has an HDMI, unlike 93% of PC screens which do not have an HDMI.

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Has a Built-In Speaker(s)

The Asus VG278 has a built-in speaker(s), which is unusual. 53% of LCD screens do not have a built-in speaker(s).

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1920 X 1080 Pixels Display Resolution

This PC monitor has a display resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels, which is typical of many LCD screens.

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Has an Audio Output

The Asus VG278 has an audio output, which is unusual. 88% of flatpanel monitors do not have an audio output.

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Running Costs

High Running Costs

Based on average energy prices and usage levels we estimate that the 8 year running cost of the VG278 is $138, which is in the most expensive 9% of all 2,770 PC displays.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

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