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Asus VX278H PC Monitor

27" 1920 X 1080 80000000:1 LED May 2015
Display Diagonal Display Resolution Contrast Ratio (dynamic) Display Release Date £74.61 Electricity cost over 5 years
Asus has good PC display reviews
Has a built-in speaker(s)
Only 1920 x 1080 pixels display resolution

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Asus Has Good PC Display Reviews

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


OK Running Costs

The average running cost of the VX278H is £75 over 8 years based on typical energy prices and usage levels, which is typical compared to the other 648 PC displays of a similar spec and age.


Released Over Two Years Ago

Asus released the VX278H in May 2015.


Has a Built-In Speaker(s)

The Asus VX278H has a built-in speaker(s), as do most of the other similar spec PC displays that have been on the market for more than a year.

We compared all the other flatpanel monitors with a built-in speaker(s) to this PC monitor and we think because of its better review score, the AOC E2470SWDA is also worth considering.

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Ports & Interfaces

Two HDMI Ports

Most comparable spec PC screens that have been around for around the same time as this PC display have between one and three HDMI ports, including the Asus VX278H which has two HDMI ports.

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Has an Energy Star Certified

The Asus VX278H has an Energy Star certified. Most of the other medium monitors that were released around the same time as this LCD screen also have an Energy Star certified.

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Only 1920 X 1080 Pixels Display Resolution

This PC monitor has a display resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels, which is the most commonly found display resolution on medium monitors that have been around for around the same time as it.

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Quite Fast Response Time

The Asus VX278H has a very fast response time (only 1 millisecond) compared to most of the other LCD screens of this age and type. The average response time of PC screens of this age and type is 5.4ms.

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Packaging Content

Has Three Cables Included

The Asus VX278H has a greater number of cables included than most flatpanel monitors of a comparable type and age to it. This Asus PC display has an AC cables included, which is the most commonly found cables included found on medium monitors that were launched more than a year ago. The cables included "vga" and "hdmi" are also found on this PC display.

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Product Identifiers

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Barcodes 00037332097866, 00790069417931, 00834619006784, 00841872156828, 00889233463918, 00889349024645, 00889349035566, 04002432105618, 04007249808578, 04053162863248, 04053162869530, 04712900024647, 04712900035568, 05060301692712

Asus VX278H Review Sources

To prepare this Asus VX278H 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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