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Asus VE278 PC Monitor

27" 1920 X 1080 50000000:1 LED Oct 2014
Display Diagonal Display Resolution Contrast Ratio (dynamic) Display Release Date £79.22 Electricity cost over 5 years
User reviews are excellent
Reasonably priced
Has an HDCP

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User Reviews Are Excellent

Users have rated this Asus flatpanel monitor as outstanding on average. 2 reviewers (100% of all reviewers) gave this PC monitor either 4 or 5 stars.

Good Brand

Based on 17,105 expert and user reviews (including 2,837 verified purchases), Asus has good reviews for its PC displays. Asus also has good reviews specifically for its medium monitors compared to other manufacturers. 96% of those that bought a Asus PC monitor would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.


Reasonably Priced

Two people mentioned that the Asus VE278 was good value for money. Three years ago Kindle Customer wrote on expert website Amazon “A good value display”. In the same month Rachel said on expert website Amazon “For word documents, emails and the web it is fantastic value for money and I would totally recommend it (for these uses”.


Average Running Costs

Based on typical usage levels and energy prices we estimate that the 8 year running cost of the VE278 is £80, which is typical compared to the other 1,092 PC monitors of a similar spec and age.


Released Over Two Years Ago

It was October 2014 when this PC display was released.


1920 X 1080 Pixels Display Resolution

This LCD screen has a display resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels, which is typical of many PC monitors that are a comparable age to it.

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Has an HDCP

The Asus VE278 has an HDCP, as do most of the other PC displays of this age and type.

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Quite Narrow Viewing Angle, Vertical

The average viewing angle, vertical of medium monitors that have been on the market for around the same time as this flatpanel monitor is 170°. At only 160 degrees, the Asus VE278 has a quite narrow viewing angle, vertical compared to most of the other LCD screens of this age and spec.

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Quite Narrow Viewing Angle, Horizontal

The narrowest viewing angle, horizontal of medium monitors that were released around the same time as this PC screen is 18°, the widest is 1,800°, and the average viewing angle, horizontal is 170°. The Asus VE278 has a fairly narrow viewing angle, horizontal (only 170 degrees) compared to most of the other similar spec flatpanel monitors that have been available for around the same time as this PC screen.

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Has an Energy Star Certified

The Asus VE278 has an Energy Star certified. Most of the other medium monitors that were released more than two years ago also have an Energy Star certified.

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Packaging Content

Has Three Cables Included

The Asus VE278 has a greater number of cables included than most PC screens of a comparable age and spec to it. This Asus PC monitor has an AC cables included, which is the most frequently found cables included found on PC monitors of this age and spec. The cables included "DVI" and "VGA" are also found on this LCD screen.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers asrockasusantecarcticb ve278h, asus 90lmb5101t01001c, asus 90lmb5101t010o1c, info 90lmb5101t010o1c, info 1920x10802ms, asus ve278hled, asus 1920x1080, asus ve278n, home ve278h, info ve278h, asus ve278q

Asus VE278 Review Sources

To prepare this Asus VE278 review we compared this PC monitor to 3,052 other models. For each PC monitor that we compared, we collated thousands of pieces of information including technical specs, reviews, and prices. In total we analysed 692,148 product attributes, 78,562 PC monitor reviews and 8,073,300 historical PC monitor prices from 203 PC monitor retailers. We then picked out the standout features of this PC monitor compared to the other models as well as any areas where this PC monitor is lacking.

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