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Asus VG278HV

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Asus VG278HV

$390.08
$289.99 $100 cheaper than 31 days ago
Asus VG278HV
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A best selling and award winning 27" flatpanel monitor, with low running costs but representing only average value for money
27" 1920 X 1080 (Full HD) Pixels 50000000:1 No Oct 2015
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Asus VG278HV Review

With excellent reviews and very good features, we have ranked the Asus VG278HV number 466 across all PC monitors.
95
Reviews
17 Reviews + 1 Award
58
Value for Money
Average
78
Features
Good Features
71
Running Costs
$69 Over 5 Years
74
Overall Score
Very Good

Why Has it Scored 74?

It has terrific expert reviews and good user reviews with an average overall rating of 89%, based on 17 reviews.
This PC monitor is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer PC screens with better features are available. However it has good reviews so it may still be worth considering. View the latest PC monitors 2018.
This Asus PC monitor has running costs of $69 over 5 years, which puts it typical compared to the other 3,292 PC monitors that we have compared it to. View all energy saving PC screens.
The VG278HV is one of the best selling flatpanel monitors currently on the market. View best selling flatpanel monitors January 2018.
It has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
Bigger than average display diagonal
Very fast response time
Ultra-smooth visual enjoyment with 144hz rapid refresh rate
Ultra-smooth action
Vivid color performance
Ergonomic design
Extensive connectivity and built-in stereo speaker for multimedia enjoyment
Narrower than average horizontal viewing angle
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 $390.08 to $289.99 in the last 31 days. You may want to consider buying now before the price goes back up.
There is a 79% 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 VG278HV In-Depth Analysis

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Top Seller

The VG278HV is one the most popular PC screen currently available for purchase.

Value for Money

Price Has Gone Down by $100 (26%)

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Cheaper in the United States Than Overseas

We checked 22 other countries for prices for the Asus VG278HV and the United States price of $289.99 was the cheapest.

The cheapest price that we could find overseas was in the United Kingdom where the price is £310.60 ($310.60).

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Running Costs

Running Costs Are OK

The average running cost of the VG278HV is $69 over 5 years based on average energy prices, which is typical compared to the other 3,292 PC screens.

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Features

Bigger Than Average Display Diagonal

The display diagonal of the Asus VG278HV of 27" is bigger than average when compared to most other flatpanel monitors. It is bigger than 80% of all flatpanel monitors when sorted by this feature. Across all the LCD screens the display diagonals range from 3.5" to 95", and the average display diagonal is 25".

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1920 X 1080 Pixels Resolution

This PC monitor has a display resolution of 1920 x 1080 (Full HD)|1920 x 1080 pixels, which is the most frequently found resolution on LCD screens.

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Very Fast Response Time

The average response time of all PC displays is 5.5ms, with the fastest being 1ms and the slowest being 55ms. The Asus VG278HV's response time of only 1ms is faster than 93% of all PC displays when sorted by this feature.

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Narrower Than Average Horizontal Viewing Angle

The VG278HV's horizontal viewing angle of only 170° is in the narrowest 13% of all flatpanel monitors when ordered by this feature. The average horizontal viewing angle of all flatpanel monitors is 170°, with the narrowest being 40° and the widest being 180°.

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Narrower Than Average Vertical Viewing Angle

The average vertical viewing angle of all flatpanel monitors is 160°, with the narrowest being 40° and the widest being 180°. The vertical viewing angle of the VG278HV of only 160° is in the narrowest 17% of all flatpanel monitors when ranked by this feature.

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Has a Built-In Speaker(s)

The VG278HV has a built-in speaker(s), unlike 53% of PC displays which do not have a built-in speaker(s).

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Higher Than Average Contrast Ratio (typical)

The VG278HV's contrast ratio (typical) of 50,000,000 is in the highest 4% of all PC screens when ordered by this feature.

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Does Not Have a Built-In USB Hub

Like most other LCD screens, the VG278HV does not have a built-in USB hub. 81% of PC displays do not have a built-in USB hub.

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Not Energy Star Certified

The Asus VG278HV is not Energy Star certified, unlike 65% of PC screens which are Energy Star certified.

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Has an ECO Mode

The VG278HV has an ECO mode, unlike 93% of flatpanel monitors which do not have an ECO mode.

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Has a Game Mode

The VG278HV has a game mode, which is unusual. 92% of flatpanel monitors do not have a game mode.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

info 90lme6001t02231c, info 1920x10801ms, info vg278hv, asus vg278hv

Barcodes:

00889349139721, 00889349332054, 04053162981492, 04712900139723

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