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Acer XF270HU vs LG 27UD68-P

Acer XF270HU vs LG 27UD68-P

Acer XF270HU
LG 27UD68-P

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Standard delivery: £21.99
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Standard delivery: £5.99

Reasons For

1 Reason For
1ms faster response time Edit
The Acer XF270HU is a 4ms response time PC monitor. That's 1ms faster than the LG 27UD68-P (5ms). 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.

6 Reasons For
One more HDMI port Edit
The LG 27UD68-P is a two HDMI port PC monitor, whereas the Acer XF270HU only has one HDMI port.
Cheaper by £42
The LG 27UD68-P is £41.73 cheaper than the Acer XF270HU.
11 shops are selling it
A greater number of shops increases the price competition amongst retailers for the product and also increases the chances of this PC monitor remaining in stock.
Cheaper to run by £3.58
Over five years the LG 27UD68-P is £3.58 cheaper to run than the Acer XF270HU. Read more
Better selling
The LG 27UD68-P ranks No. 2027 by number of sales, whereas the Acer XF270HU ranks No. 16838.
Significantly better user reviews
The average user review score of the LG 27UD68-P is 100%, whereas the average rating of the Acer XF270HU is 60% (based on 2 reviews).

Reasons Against

6 Reasons Against
Only one HDMI port Edit
The number of HDMI ports on the Acer XF270HU is one, but the LG 27UD68-P only has two HDMI ports.
£42 more expensive
The Acer XF270HU is more expensive than the LG 27UD68-P by £41.73.
Not as many stockists
Only 1 seller sell the Acer XF270HU, however 12 sellers sell the LG 27UD68-P. Read more
Smaller numbers of stores reduces the chances of this PC monitor remaining in stock and also reduces the price competition amongst retailers for the product.
More expensive to run over five years by 5%
Over five years the Acer XF270HU costs £79.47 to run which is £3.58 more to run than the LG 27UD68-P. Show assumptions.
Worse selling
The Acer XF270HU ranks No. 16838 by sales volume, but the LG 27UD68-P ranks No. 2027.
Hugely Lower user review Score
The Acer XF270HU only has an average user rating of 60%, but the LG 27UD68-P has an average user rating of 100% (based on 1 review).
2 Reasons Against
20% slower response time Edit
The LG 27UD68-P has a response time of 5ms, however the Acer XF270HU is a 4ms 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.

Older by three months
The LG 27UD68-P is three months older than the Acer XF270HU.

Average User Rating

Date Released

9 months Ago 12 months Ago

Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on £ 76.91
Electricity cost - standby £ 2.56
Total running cost £ 79.47
Purchase price £ 419.99
Total cost of ownership £ 499.46
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Electricity cost - switched on £ 74.35
Electricity cost - standby £ 1.54
Total running cost £ 75.89
Purchase price £ 378.26
Total cost of ownership £ 454.15
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Energy Efficiency Class

No data

Environmental Impact

0.39T
Running this PC monitor over 5 years will generate 0.39 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
10
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.
0.38T
Running this PC monitor over 5 years will generate 0.38 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
10
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.

Display

Display Diagonal
27" 27"
Contrast Ratio (dynamic)
 5000000:1
 5000000:1
BEST
Display
 LED
 LED
3D
 3D
 3D
Supported Graphics Resolutions
 2560 x 1440
 3840 x 2160
 2560 x 1440
 3840 x 2160
BEST
Backlight Type
 W-LED
 W-LED
BEST
Supported Video Modes
 2160p
 2160p
BEST
HD Type
 4K Ultra HD
 4K Ultra HD
BEST
Mobile High-Definition Link (MHL)
 Mobile High-Definition Link (MHL)
Unknown - Click to provide data
Display SRGB
 Display sRGB
 Display sRGB
Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 16:9
Vertical Scan Range
Unknown - Click to provide data 56 - 61
Horizontal Scan Range
Unknown - Click to provide data 30 - 135
Pixel Pitch
Unknown - Click to provide data 0.1557 x 0.1557
Viewing Angle, Vertical
178° 178°
Viewing Angle, Horizontal
178° 178°
Contrast Ratio (typical)
 1000:1
 1000:1
BEST
Display Diagonal (metric)
68.6cm
BEST
68.58cm
Display Technology
 IPS
 IPS
Display Brightness
350 cd/m² 350 cd/m²
Response Time
4ms
BEST
5ms
DDC/CI
Unknown - Click to provide data
 DDC/CI
Color Gamut
Unknown - Click to provide data 99%
Screen Shape
 Flat
 Flat
Native Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 16:9
Colours
 16.78 million colours
 1.073 billion colours
 16.78 million colours
 1.073 billion colours
Dynamic Contrast Ratio Marketing Name
 Brilliant Contrast
 Brilliant Contrast
Maximum Refresh Rate
144Hz Unknown - Click to provide data

Ports & Interfaces

DC-In Jack
 DC-in jack
Unknown - Click to provide data
USB Version
 3.1
 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1)
 3.0
 3.1
 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1)
 3.0
Audio Output
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Audio output
DisplayPort
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
HDMI Port
1 2
BEST
VGA (D-Sub) Port
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
DVI Port
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
USB Hub Version
 USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1)
 USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1)
Upstream Port
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Built-In USB Hub
 Built-in USB hub
Unknown - Click to provide data
USB Upstream Port Type
 USB Type-B
 USB Type-B

Multimedia

Built-In Speaker(s)
 Built-in speaker(s)
Unknown - Click to provide data
Built-In Camera
 Built-in camera
 Built-in camera
TV Tuner Integrated
 TV tuner integrated
Unknown - Click to provide data

Design

Feet Colour
 Black
 Black
Colour
 Black
 Black

Performance

Operating Systems Supported (Windows)
 Windows 7 Home Basic
 Windows 8
 Windows 8.1
 Windows 8.1 x64
 Windows 8.1 Pro
 Windows 8.1 Pro x64
 Windows 8.1 Enterprise
 Windows 8.1 Enterprise x64
 Windows 10 Home
 Windows 10 Pro
 Windows 10 Enterprise
 Windows 10 Education
 Windows 10 Home x64
 Windows 10 Pro x64
 Windows 10 Enterprise x64
 Windows 10 Education x64
 Windows 7 Home Basic
 Windows 8
 Windows 8.1
 Windows 8.1 x64
 Windows 8.1 Pro
 Windows 8.1 Pro x64
 Windows 8.1 Enterprise
 Windows 8.1 Enterprise x64
 Windows 10 Home
 Windows 10 Pro
 Windows 10 Enterprise
 Windows 10 Education
 Windows 10 Home x64
 Windows 10 Pro x64
 Windows 10 Enterprise x64
 Windows 10 Education x64

Thin Client

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

Ergonomics

Height Adjustment
150mm
BEST
120mm
Height Adjustment
 Height adjustment
 Height adjustment
Tilt Angle
-5 - 35 5 - 25
Tilt Adjustment
 Tilt adjustment
 Tilt adjustment
Swivelling
 Swivelling
 Swivelling
Rotating
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Rotating
Swivel Angle Range
0 - 60 Unknown - Click to provide data
Cable Lock Slot
 Cable lock slot
Unknown - Click to provide data
VESA Mounting
 VESA mounting
 VESA mounting
Plug & Play
 Plug & Play
 Plug & Play
Stand-By LED
 Stand-by LED
Unknown - Click to provide data
Power LED
 Power LED
Unknown - Click to provide data
On/off Switch
 On/off switch
 On/off switch
LED Indicators
 LED indicators
Unknown - Click to provide data

Power

Energy Efficiency Class
 B
 B
BEST
Power Consumption (PowerSave)
Unknown - Click to provide data 0.3W
Power Consumption (off)
Unknown - Click to provide data 0.3W
Power Consumption (typical)
Unknown - Click to provide data 29W
Power Consumption (standby)
Unknown - Click to provide data 0.3W
Annual Energy Consumption
Unknown - Click to provide data 47kWh
Power Consumption (max)
Unknown - Click to provide data 40W
AC Input Frequency
 50
 60
 50/60
 50
 60
 50/60
AC Input Voltage
 120
 230
 120-230
 12
 24
 100
 100-240
 240
 120
 230
 120-230
 12
 24
 100
 100-240
 240

Certificates

Certification
 RoHS
BEST
 RoHS
Energy Star Certified
 Energy Star certified
 Energy Star certified
EPEAT Compliance
 Gold
 Gold

Weight & Dimensions

Package Weight
Unknown - Click to provide data 6.4kg
Package Height
Unknown - Click to provide data 479mm
Package Depth
Unknown - Click to provide data 181mm
Package Width
Unknown - Click to provide data 835mm
Weight With Stand
9.1kg 4.9kg
BEST
Height (with Stand)
401.1mm 177.8mm
BEST
Depth (with Stand)
Unknown - Click to provide data 431.8mm
Width (with Stand)
Unknown - Click to provide data 609.6mm
Weight
Unknown - Click to provide data 4.5kg
Height
370.3mm 48.26mm
Depth
64mm 355.6mm
Width
623.7mm 609.6mm

Packaging Content

Quick Start Guide
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Quick start guide
Cables Included
 USB
 VGA
 HDMI
 DVI
 AC
 DisplayPort
 USB
 VGA
 HDMI
 DVI
 AC
 DisplayPort
Manual
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Manual
Stand Included
 Stand included
Unknown - Click to provide data
User Guide On CD-ROM
Unknown - Click to provide data
 User Guide on CD-ROM

Technical Details

Game Mode
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Game mode
Brightness
300 Unknown - Click to provide data
Country of Origin
 China
 China
Display Type
 LCD
 TFT
 TFT-LCD
 LCD
 TFT
 TFT-LCD
PC in (D-Sub)
Unknown - Click to provide data
 PC in (D-Sub)
Active Display Area (W X H)
Unknown - Click to provide data 597.73mm
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