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Asus VE278N

75

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Asus VE278N

£186.25
Asus Ve278n
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A classic and fully featured 27" flatpanel monitor, with satisfactory running costs but representing only average value for money
27" 1920 X 1080 (Full HD) Pixels 50000000:1 No Jul 2014
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Asus Ve278n Review

With excellent reviews and features, we have scored the Asus Ve278n as follows:
96
Reviews
6 Reviews
57
Value for Money
Average
80
Features
Fully-Featured
68
Age
3 Years Old
66
Running Costs
£77 Over 5 Years
75
Overall Score
Very Good

Why Has it Scored 75?

It has fantastic user reviews with an average user rating of 93%. NEC LCD screens also have excellent reviews in general.
This PC monitor is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer PC monitors with better features are available. However it has good reviews so it may still be worth considering. View the latest PC displays 2018.
This Asus PC monitor has running costs of £77 over 5 years, which puts it typical compared to the other 3,255 LCD screens that we have compared it to. View all energy saving PC monitors.
The Ve278n has some great features:
Bigger than average display diagonal
Higher than average contrast ratio (typical)
Full HD 1080p visual enjoyment
ASUS smart contrast ratio
QuickFit virtual scale (patent-pending)
Aspect control function
Excellent visual performance
Splendid video intelligence technology
Complete after-sale service
Greener materials

Asus Ve278n In-Depth Analysis

Reviews Summary

Excellent Owner Reviews

On average, based on 6 owner reviews this flatpanel monitor has a superb overall owner rating. Over 100% of reviewers gave this flatpanel monitor either 4 or 5 stars.

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Very Good Brand

We checked 42,619 expert and user reviews (including 6,335 verified purchases) for Asus PC screens and found that on average Asus has very good reviews compared to other manufacturers. 95% of those that bought a Asus LCD screen would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.

Value For Money

Poor Value for Money

The product has excellent reviews and good features but is over 6 months old, and at £186.25 it is in the most expensive 48% of PC monitors.

Running Costs

Running Costs Are OK

The average 5 year running cost of the Ve278n is £77 based on typical energy prices, which is typical compared to the other 3,255 PC displays.

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Age

Released Over Three Years Ago

Asus released the Ve278n in July 2014.

Features

Bigger Than Average Display Diagonal

The display diagonal of the Asus Ve278n of 27" is bigger than average when compared to most other flatpanel monitors. It is bigger than 78% of all flatpanel monitors when sorted by this feature. The display diagonals of LCD screens range from 3.5" to 95", and the average display diagonal is 25".

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1920 X 1080 Pixels Resolution

This PC screen has a display resolution of 1920 x 1080 (Full HD)|1920 x 1080 pixels, which is the most commonly found resolution on flatpanel monitors.

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Average Response Time

The Asus Ve278n's response time of 5ms is fairly average compared to most other flatpanel monitors. It is in the slowest 68% of all flatpanel monitors when ordered by this feature.

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Does Not Have a Built-In Speaker(s)

Like most other flatpanel monitors, the Asus Ve278n does not have a built-in speaker(s). 53% of flatpanel monitors do not have a built-in speaker(s).

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Narrower Than Average Horizontal Viewing Angle

The horizontal viewing angle of the Asus Ve278n of only 170° is narrower than average when compared to most other flatpanel monitors. It is in the narrowest 11% of all flatpanel monitors when sorted by this feature. The narrowest horizontal viewing angle of flatpanel monitors is 40°, the widest is 180°, and the average horizontal viewing angle is 170°.

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Narrower Than Average Vertical Viewing Angle

The Asus Ve278n's vertical viewing angle of only 160° is narrower than 80% of all flatpanel monitors when ordered by this feature. Flatpanel monitors have vertical viewing angles of between 40° and 180°, and the average vertical viewing angle is 160°.

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Higher Than Average Contrast Ratio (typical)

The Asus Ve278n's contrast ratio (typical) of 1,200 is higher than average when compared to most other PC displays. It is in the highest 20% of all PC displays when ranked by this feature.

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