Asus VC279 vs Iiyama XU2490HS-B1

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Asus VC279
iiyama XU2490HS-B1

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Reasons For

4 Reasons For
3.2" bigger screen size Edit
The Asus VC279 is a 27" PC monitor. That's 3.2" bigger than the iiyama XU2490HS-B1 (23.8"). 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.

7.64cm bigger display diagonal Edit
The Asus VC279 is a 68.6cm display diagonal PC monitor. That's 7.64cm bigger than the iiyama XU2490HS-B1 (60.96cm).
Shorter Edit
Asus VC279 is 372.6mm tall. That's 18.9mm shorter than the iiyama XU2490HS-B1 (391.5mm).
3x shallower Edit
The Asus VC279 is a 46.5mm deep PC monitor, whereas the iiyama XU2490HS-B1 is a 180mm deep PC monitor (133.5mm deeper).
6 Reasons For
25% higher RMS rated audio power Edit
The iiyama XU2490HS-B1 has an RMS rated audio power of 4W, however the Asus VC279 is only a 3W RMS rated audio power PC monitor (1W lower). Read more

RMS rated power is a true measure of the power of the audio system on a monitor. It also sometimes referred to as the Continuous Power. RMS stands for Root Mean Square and is measured in Watts (voltage x current). The RMS rated power is the highest amount of power that an amplifier can deliver continuously without failing.

A higher RMS rated power will provide audio that is louder and cleaner.

Lighter Edit
The iiyama XU2490HS-B1 is a 3.8kg weight PC monitor. That's 600g lighter than the Asus VC279 (3.8kg).
16% narrower Edit
The iiyama XU2490HS-B1 has a width of 540mm, however the Asus VC279 is a 622.6mm wide PC monitor (82.6mm wider).
£58 cheaper
The iiyama XU2490HS-B1 costs £141.64, whereas the Asus VC279 is £199.23.
Available from 9 shops
The more stores stock this PC monitor, the greater competition amongst stores to keep prices low.
£8.50 cheaper to run
The iiyama XU2490HS-B1 only costs £38.13 to run over five years whereas the Asus VC279 costs £46.63 to run (22% more). Read more

Reasons Against

6 Reasons Against
34% lower RMS rated audio power Edit
The Asus VC279 is a 3W RMS rated audio power PC monitor. That's 1W lower than the iiyama XU2490HS-B1 (4W). Read more

RMS rated power is a true measure of the power of the audio system on a monitor. It also sometimes referred to as the Continuous Power. RMS stands for Root Mean Square and is measured in Watts (voltage x current). The RMS rated power is the highest amount of power that an amplifier can deliver continuously without failing.

A higher RMS rated power will provide audio that is louder and cleaner.

600g heavier Edit
The Asus VC279 has a weight of 4.4kg, whereas the iiyama XU2490HS-B1 is a 3.8kg weight PC monitor (600g lighter).
Wider Edit
Asus VC279 is 622.6mm wide. That's 82.6mm wider than the iiyama XU2490HS-B1 (540mm).
More expensive by £58
The Asus VC279 is £57.59 more expensive than the iiyama XU2490HS-B1.
Fewer sellers
The Asus VC279 is only stocked by 1 store, but the iiyama XU2490HS-B1 is stocked by 10 stores. Read more
The fewer the number of sellers that stock the product, the lower the competition amongst sellers to keep prices low.
£8.50 more expensive to run over five years
Over five years the running costs of the Asus VC279 are £46.63 which is £8.50 more than the iiyama XU2490HS-B1. Show assumptions.
4 Reasons Against
Smaller screen size Edit
The iiyama XU2490HS-B1 has a screen size of 23.8", but the Asus VC279 is a 27" PC monitor (3.2" bigger). 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 iiyama XU2490HS-B1 has a display diagonal of 60.96cm, but the Asus VC279 is a 68.6cm display diagonal PC monitor (7.64cm bigger).
18.9mm taller Edit
The iiyama XU2490HS-B1 has a height of 391.5mm, however the Asus VC279 is a 372.6mm tall PC monitor (18.9mm shorter).
75% deeper Edit
Iiyama XU2490HS-B1 is 180mm deep. That's 133.5mm deeper than the Asus VC279 (180mm).

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Date Released

20 months Ago 19 months Ago

Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on £ 46.63
Electricity cost - standby £ -
Total running cost £ 46.63
Purchase price £ 199.23
Total cost of ownership £ 245.86
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Electricity cost - switched on £ 35.09
Electricity cost - standby £ 3.04
Total running cost £ 38.13
Purchase price £ 141.64
Total cost of ownership £ 179.77
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Energy Efficiency Class

No data No data

Environmental Impact

0.23T
Running this PC monitor over 5 years will generate 0.23 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
6
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.
0.19T
Running this PC monitor over 5 years will generate 0.19 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
5
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.

Display

Screen Size
27"
BEST
23.8"
Display Resolution
 1920 x 1080
 1920 x 1080
Dynamic Contrast Ratio
 80000000:1
BEST
 80000000:1
Display Type
 LED
 LED
Graphics Resolution
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
Display Surface
 Matt
 Matt
Video Mode
 1080p
 1080p
HD Type
 Full HD
 Full HD
HDCP
 HDCP
Unknown - Click to provide data
Separate H/V Sync
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Separate H/V sync
Digital Vertical Frequency
56 - 76 Unknown - Click to provide data
Digital Horizontal Frequency
30 - 80 Unknown - Click to provide data
Viewable Height
Unknown - Click to provide data 527mm
Viewable Width
Unknown - Click to provide data 296.64mm
Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 16:9
Vertical Scan Range
Unknown - Click to provide data 55 - 76
Horizontal Scan Range
Unknown - Click to provide data 30 - 83
Pixel Pitch
0.311 x 0.311 Unknown - Click to provide data
Display Colour Count
16.77M 16.77M
Vertical Viewing Angle
178° 178°
Horizontal Viewing Angle
178° 178°
Typical Contrast Ratio
 1000:1
 1000:1
Display Diagonal
68.6cm
BEST
60.96cm
Display Technology
 IPS
 IPS
Display Brightness
250 cd/m² 250 cd/m²
Response Time
5ms 5ms
Native Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 16:9
Supported Number of Colours Display
 16.78 million colours
 16.78 million colours

Ports & Interfaces

DisplayPort
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
HDMI Port
1 1
DVI-D Port
1 1
VGA (D-Sub) Port
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
DVI Port
1 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
3W 4W
BEST
Loudspeaker
2 2

Design

Case Colour
 Black
 Black

Thin Client

Thin Client Installed
 Thin client installed
 Thin client installed

Networking

Ethernet LAN Port
 Ethernet LAN port
 Ethernet LAN port
WiFi
 WiFi
 WiFi
Bluetooth
 Bluetooth
 Bluetooth

Ergonomics

Tilt Angle
-5 - 20 -4 - 20
Tilt Adjustment
 Tilt adjustment
 Tilt adjustment
VESA Mounting
 VESA mounting
 VESA mounting
Plug and Play
 Plug and Play
 Plug and Play
Stand-By LED
 Stand-by LED
 Stand-by LED
Power LED
 Power LED
 Power LED
On/off Switch
 On/off switch
 On/off switch
On Screen Display Language
 DUT
 RUS
 ENG
 FRE
 DEU
 JPN
 POL
 DUT
 RUS
 ENG
 FRE
 DEU
 JPN
 POL
OSD Language
Unknown - Click to provide data 8
On Screen Menu Display
Unknown - Click to provide data
 On screen menu display
LED Indicator
 LED indicator
 LED indicator

Power

Energy Efficiency Class
 A+
 A+
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
29.1W 21.9W
BEST
Standby Power Consumption
Unknown - Click to provide data 0.5W
Annual Energy Consumption
Unknown - Click to provide data 32kWh
Input Voltage
 100 - 240
BEST
 100 - 240
AC Input Frequency
 50
 60
 50/60
 50
 60
 50/60
AC Input Voltage
 24
 100
 100-240
 240
 24
 100
 100-240
 240

Certificates

Certification
 RoHS
 TCO
 RoHS
 TCO
Energy Star Certificate
 Energy Star certificate
 Energy Star certificate
EPEAT Compliance
 Silver
 Silver

Weight & Dimensions

Package Weight
6.4kg Unknown - Click to provide data
Packaging Height
512mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Packaging Depth
164mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Packaging Width
692mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Height With Stand
442mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Depth With Stand
200mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Width With Stand
622.6mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Weight
4.4kg 3.8kg
BEST
Height
372.6mm
BEST
391.5mm
Depth
46.5mm
BEST
180mm
Width
622.6mm 540mm
BEST

Packaging Content

Quick Start Guide
 Quick start guide
Unknown - Click to provide data
Cable Included
 DVI
 AC
BEST
 DVI
 AC
AC Adapter Included
 AC adapter included
Unknown - Click to provide data
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