Asus MG279Q vs Neovo SC-42

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Asus MG279Q
Neovo SC-42

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Reasons For

4 Reasons For
One more HDMI port Edit
The Asus MG279Q has two HDMI ports, however the Neovo SC-42 only has one HDMI port.
2x lighter Edit
The Asus MG279Q has a weight of 7.3kg, however the Neovo SC-42 is a 16kg weight PC monitor (8.7kg heavier).
28 shops are selling it
A greater number of shops increases the chances of the product remaining in stock and also increases the price competition amongst retailers for this PC monitor.
52% cheaper to run
Over five years the Asus MG279Q is £66.18 cheaper to run than the Neovo SC-42. Read more
3 Reasons For
15" bigger screen size Edit
The Neovo SC-42 has a screen size of 42", however the Asus MG279Q is only a 27" PC monitor (15" smaller). Read more

The display diagonal is a measure of the size of the monitor. It is measured from one corner of the screen to the diagonally opposite corner of the screen.

A bigger display diagonal means that the screen will be larger and better for displaying lots of content or for seeing the detail in photos and videos.

A lot bigger display diagonal Edit
The Neovo SC-42 has a display diagonal of 107cm, however the Asus MG279Q is only a 68.47cm display diagonal PC monitor (38.53cm smaller).
34% faster response time Edit
The Neovo SC-42 is a 3ms response time PC monitor. That's 1ms faster than the Asus MG279Q (3ms). Read more

The response time on a PC monitor is a measure of how quickly the monitor reacts to image data sent by the computer's graphics card. Fast response times are particularly important for gamers, who should ideally look for a response time of 8 milliseconds or less.

A faster (shorter) response time is better because fast moving graphics will appear smoother and the gaming experience will feel more responsive.

Reasons Against

3 Reasons Against
56% smaller screen size Edit
The Asus MG279Q is a 27" PC monitor. That's 15" smaller than the Neovo SC-42 (42"). Read more

The display diagonal is a measure of the size of the monitor. It is measured from one corner of the screen to the diagonally opposite corner of the screen.

A bigger display diagonal means that the screen will be larger and better for displaying lots of content or for seeing the detail in photos and videos.

Smaller display diagonal Edit
The Asus MG279Q is a 68.47cm display diagonal PC monitor. That's 38.53cm smaller than the Neovo SC-42 (107cm).
Slower response time Edit
The Asus MG279Q has a response time of 4ms, but the Neovo SC-42 is a 3ms response time PC monitor (1ms faster). Read more

The response time on a PC monitor is a measure of how quickly the monitor reacts to image data sent by the computer's graphics card. Fast response times are particularly important for gamers, who should ideally look for a response time of 8 milliseconds or less.

A faster (shorter) response time is better because fast moving graphics will appear smoother and the gaming experience will feel more responsive.

5 Reasons Against
Only one HDMI port Edit
The Neovo SC-42 has one HDMI port, however the Asus MG279Q only has two HDMI ports.
55% heavier Edit
The Neovo SC-42 is a 16kg weight PC monitor. That's 8.7kg heavier than the Asus MG279Q (16kg).
Less retailers
Only 1 retailer sell the Neovo SC-42, whereas 29 shops sell the Asus MG279Q. Read more
Smaller numbers of stores reduces the price competition amongst retailers for this PC monitor and also reduces the chances of the product remaining in stock.
Four months older
The Neovo SC-42 is older than the Asus MG279Q by four months.
More expensive to run over five years by 107%
The running costs over five years of the Neovo SC-42 are £128.19 which is £66.18 more than the Asus MG279Q. Show assumptions.

Awards

19 Awards
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pcper.com: Gold
profesionalreview.com: Platinum
SweClockers.com: Good Product
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tomshardware.co.uk: Editor Recommended
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Date Released

17 months Ago 21 months Ago

Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on £ 62.01
Electricity cost - standby £ -
Total running cost £ 62.01
Purchase price £ 311.00
Total cost of ownership £ 373.01
Details
Electricity cost - switched on £ 128.19
Electricity cost - standby £ -
Total running cost £ 128.19

Energy Efficiency Class

No data

Environmental Impact

0.31T
Running this PC monitor over 5 years will generate 0.31 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
8
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.
0.64T
Running this PC monitor over 5 years will generate 0.64 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
16
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.

Display

Screen Size
27" 42"
BEST
Display Resolution
 1920 x 1080
 1920 x 1080
BEST
Dynamic Contrast Ratio
 100000000:1
BEST
 100000000:1
Display Type
 LED
 LED
3D Compatible
 3D compatible
Unknown - Click to provide data
Graphics Resolution
 2560 x 1440
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
BEST
 2560 x 1440
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
Display Surface
 Matt
 Matt
HD Type
 Full HD
 Full HD
BEST
HDCP
 HDCP
Unknown - Click to provide data
Mobile High-Definition Link
 Mobile High-Definition Link
Unknown - Click to provide data
SRGB Display Feature
 SRGB display feature
Unknown - Click to provide data
Digital Vertical Frequency
35 - 144 50 - 70
Digital Horizontal Frequency
51.2 - 221.97 31.5 - 80
Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 16:9
Pixel Pitch
0.233 x 0.233 0.485 x 0.485
Display Colour Count
Unknown - Click to provide data 16.77M
Vertical Viewing Angle
178° 178°
Horizontal Viewing Angle
178° 178°
Typical Contrast Ratio
 3000:1
 3000:1
BEST
Display Diagonal
68.47cm 107cm
BEST
Display Technology
 IPS
 IPS
Display Brightness
350 cd/m² 350 cd/m²
Response Time
4ms 3ms
BEST
Color Gamut
100% Unknown - Click to provide data
Native Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 16:9
Supported Number of Colours Display
 16.78 million colours
 16.78 million colours

Ports & Interfaces

BNC Input Port
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Headphone Out Port
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Headphone out port
PC Audio in
Unknown - Click to provide data
 PC audio in
DisplayPort
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
S-Video Input Port
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
HDMI Port
2
BEST
1
Mini DisplayPort
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
VGA (D-Sub) Port
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
USB Type-A Downstream Port
2 Unknown - Click to provide data
USB Hub Version
 USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1)
 USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1)

Multimedia

Built-In Speaker
 Built-in speaker
 Built-in speaker
Built-In Camera
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Built-in camera
RMS Rated Audio Power
4W 4W
Loudspeaker
2 2
Integrated TV Tuner
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Integrated TV tuner

Design

Case Colour
 Black
 Black

Thin Client

Thin Client Installed
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Thin client installed

Ergonomics

Adjustable Height
 Adjustable height
Unknown - Click to provide data
Tilt Angle
-5 - 20 Unknown - Click to provide data
Tilt Adjustment
 Tilt adjustment
Unknown - Click to provide data
Swivelling Base
 Swivelling base
Unknown - Click to provide data
VESA Mounting
 VESA mounting
 VESA mounting
Pivoting Base
 Pivoting base
Unknown - Click to provide data
On/off Switch
 On/off switch
Unknown - Click to provide data

Power

Energy Efficiency Class
 B
 B
BEST
Power Consumption When in PowerSave Mode
0.5W Unknown - Click to provide data
Power Consumption When Off
0.5W Unknown - Click to provide data
Typical Power Consumption
38.7W
BEST
80W
Annual Energy Consumption
Unknown - Click to provide data 117kWh
Maximum Power Consumption
38.7W Unknown - Click to provide data
Input Voltage
 100 - 240
 100 - 240
BEST
AC Input Frequency
 50
 60
 50/60
 50
 60
 50/60
AC Input Voltage
 24
 100
 100-240
 240
 24
 100
 100-240
 240

Operational Conditions

Relative Humidity Storage Range
Unknown - Click to provide data 10 - 95
Relative Humidity Operating Range
Unknown - Click to provide data 10 - 85
Storage Temperature Range
Unknown - Click to provide data -10 - 50
Operating Temperature Range
Unknown - Click to provide data 0 - 40

Certificates

Certification
 RoHS
 RoHS
Energy Star Certificate
 Energy Star certificate
Unknown - Click to provide data

Weight & Dimensions

Package Weight
10.5kg
BEST
16.6kg
Packaging Height
452mm
BEST
715mm
Packaging Depth
224mm 147mm
BEST
Packaging Width
753mm
BEST
1,077mm
Weight With Stand
7.3kg Unknown - Click to provide data
Height With Stand
559mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Depth With Stand
238mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Width With Stand
625mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Weight
7.3kg
BEST
16kg
Height
368mm 656.3mm
Depth
63mm 240mm
Width
625mm 992.3mm

Packaging Content

Quick Start Guide
 Quick start guide
Unknown - Click to provide data
Cable Included
 AC
 VGA
 AC
 VGA
Manual Included
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Manual included
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