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Asus VP278Q PC Monitor

£211.67
£196.42 £15.25 cheaper than 49 days ago
27" 1920 X 1080 100000000:1 LED Oct 2015
B
Display Diagonal Display Resolution Contrast Ratio (dynamic) Display Release Date £77.17 Electricity cost over 5 years
Good brand
Has a game mode
Has a built-in speaker(s)
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Reviews

Good Brand

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


Technical Details

Has a Game Mode

The Asus VP278Q has a game mode, as do most of the other medium monitors that are a similar age to this PC monitor.

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Energy

Running Costs Are Average

The efficiency rating of this PC screen is B, and the average 8 year running cost of the VP278Q is £78 based on typical energy prices, which is typical compared to the other 648 medium monitors that have been on the market for more than a year.


Other

Released Over a Year Ago

This PC screen has been on the market since October 2015.


Multimedia

Has a Built-In Speaker(s)

The Asus VP278Q has a built-in speaker(s). Most of the other medium monitors that are a comparable age to this PC display also have a built-in speaker(s).

There are a number of other PC displays with a built-in speaker(s) currently available that you might want to consider including cheaper LCD screens such as the Acer CB241HY.

It is worth considering alternative PC screens which also have a built-in speaker(s) including the Fujitsu B22T-7 Pro, or the Neovo FM-24 (£199.59).

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Ports & Interfaces

Two HDMI Ports

Most PC screens that were released more than a year ago have between one and three HDMI ports, including the Asus VP278Q which has two HDMI ports.

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Certificates

Has an Energy Star Certified

The Asus VP278Q has an Energy Star certified. Most of the other PC monitors that have been around for a comparable time to this PC monitor also have an Energy Star certified.

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Display

Only 1920 X 1080 Pixels Display Resolution

This PC display has a display resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels, which is the most frequently found display resolution on flatpanel monitors of this age and spec.

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Has an HDCP

The Asus VP278Q has an HDCP, as do most of the other LCD screens of a similar type and age to this LCD screen.

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Quite Narrow Viewing Angle, Vertical

The viewing angles, vertical of PC screens of a comparable spec and age to this PC monitor range from 50° to 180°, and the average viewing angle, vertical is 170°. At only 160 degrees, the Asus VP278Q has a fairly narrow viewing angle, vertical compared to most of the other medium monitors that have been on the market for around the same time as this flatpanel monitor.

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Quite Narrow Viewing Angle, Horizontal

The narrowest viewing angle, horizontal of flatpanel monitors that have been around for a similar time to this flatpanel monitor is 80° and the widest is 180°. With a viewing angle, horizontal of only 170 degrees, the Asus VP278Q has a fairly narrow viewing angle, horizontal compared to most of the other medium monitors that were released one year ago.

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Quite Fast Response Time

When compared to other LCD screens that have been on the market for around the same time as this LCD screen, the Asus VP278Q's response time of only 1 millisecond is one of the fastest. The average response time of medium monitors that were released around the same time as this PC monitor is 5.4ms.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers asus 90lm01m0b03170, asus vp278q
Barcodes 04058154127339, 04712900098990

Asus VP278Q Review Sources

To prepare this Asus VP278Q 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 691,708 product attributes, 78,213 PC monitor reviews and 8,104,600 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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