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Asus VX278Q

£179.63
£152.95 £27 cheaper than 34 days ago
Asus VX278Q
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A fully featured and very good value for money 27" flatpanel monitor, with OK running costs
27" 1920 X 1080 (Full HD) Pixels 80000000:1 No Jun 2015
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AWD-IT
£152.95
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PC World Business
ASUS VX278Q - LED monitor - Full HD (1080p) - 27"
£169.96
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KSN Online
£179.63
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BT Business Direct
Asus VX278Q 27 1920x1080 1ms VGA HDMI DP LED Gaming Monitor
£182.77
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BT Shop
Asus VX278Q 27 1920x1080 1ms VGA HDMI DP LED Gaming Monitor
£182.77
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Communications Solutions
£186.67
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Ginger6
£188.16
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The Tech Warehouse
ASUS VX278Q 27" Full HD TN Matt Black Computer Monitor LED Display Monitor - 68. (Brand new, unopened) - on
£199.49
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ASUS VX278Q 27" Full HD TN Matt Black Computer Monitor Monitor - 68.6 Cm ( ), 19 (Brand new, unopened) - on
£202.99
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ASUS VX278Q 27" Full HD TN Matt Black computer monitor LED display - VX278Q (Brand new, unopened) - on
£199.89
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ASUS VX278Q 27" Full HD TN Matt Black computer monitor - 90LM01I5-B01170 (Brand new, unopened) - on
£208.91
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Asus VX278Q (27 inch) Full HD LED Monitor 1000_1 300cd/m2 1920x1080 1ms DisplayP (Brand new, unopened) - on
£206.63
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ASUS VX278Q 27" 1080p 1ms VGA/HDMI/DP LED Monitor (VX278Q) (Brand new, unopened)
£206.90
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ASUS VX278Q 27" 1920 x 1080 1ms VGA/HDMI/DP LED Monitor (90LM01I5-B01170) (Brand new, unopened)
£210.98
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Asus VX278Q 27-Inch 1ms Gaming Monitor (1920 x 1080, HDMI, Displayport and... (Brand new, unopened)
£254.60
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ASUS VX278Q TN 27 Black Full HD Widescreen LED Monitor HDMI , D-Sub, DisplayPort (Brand new, unopened) - on
£208.49
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Laptop Outlet Ltd
ASUS VX278Q 27" Full HD LED Monitor 1ms Response Time, HDMI, VGA, DisplayPort (Brand new, unopened) - on
£209.49
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VX278Q ASUS VX278Q - LED monitor - 27" - 1920 x 1080 FullHD - TN - (Brand new, unopened) - on
£210.53
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90LM01I5-B01170 Asus VX278Q - LED monitor - 27" - 1920 x 1080 Full HD (1080p) - (Brand new, unopened) - on
£210.53
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Exlen Technology
£220.00
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Asus VX278Q NEW (Brand new, unopened) - on
£220.49
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£222.65
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ASUS VX278Q 27" Widescreen TN LED Black Multimedia Monitor 1ms/VGA/HDMI/DisplayP (Brand new, unopened) - on
£225.00
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ASUS VX278Q 27-INCH 1MS GAMING MONITOR | FREE DELIVERY BRAND NEW (Brand new, unopened) - on
£231.29
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Asus VX278Q 27INCH Wide gaming monitor 1920 x 1080 HDMI Displayport & D-... (Brand new, unopened) - on
£231.41
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Amazon UK
90LM01I5-B01170 - VX278Q 27IN TN LED 1920X1080 68.58 cm (27 ") (68.6 cm) TN, 1920 x 1080, 300 cd/?, 1000:1, 1ms, 1.5W x 2, HDMI, D-Sub, DisplayPort
£231.49
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Asus VX278Q 27 TN/Slim/1ms 300cd/m, VX278Q
£272.61
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£232.44
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Asus VX278Q 27-Inch 1ms Gaming Monitor (1920 x 1080 HDMI Displayport and D-su... (Brand new, unopened) - on
£244.86
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NEW! Asus VX278Q Led Monitor 27" 1920 X 1080 Full Hd 1080P Tn 300 Cd/M² 1000_1 1 (Brand new, unopened) - on
£251.85
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Asus VX278Q Review

Representing excellent value for money and with features, we have ranked the Asus VX278Q number 551 in medium monitors, number 560 across all PC monitors and number 894 in best selling monitors.
91
Value for Money
Excellent
87
Features
Fully-Featured
74
Age
2 Years Old
65
Running Costs
£77 Over 5 Years
81
Overall Score
Excellent

Why Has it Scored 81?

NEC LCD screens have excellent reviews in general.
It is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better PC monitors are available. View the latest flatpanel monitors 2018.
This PC monitor has running costs of £77 over 5 years, which puts it typical compared to the other 3,255 PC screens that we have compared it to. View all energy saving PC monitors.
It has some great features:
Bigger than average display diagonal
ASUS-exclusive vividpixel technology
Green in mind
Complete after-sale service
Stylish and user-friendly design for modern sophistication
Exclusive gameplus function (patent pending)
QuickFit virtual scale
VX series with vividpixel
Monitor without vividpixel
ASUS blue light filter
Very fast response time
ASUS flicker free technology
Robust connectivity for multimedia enjoyment
Aspect control function
1ms response time
Full HD 1080p support
True-to-life pictures powered by LED
1ms fast response time meets ultra-slim elegant design
Has a built-in speaker(s)
Greener materials

Should You Buy it Now?

Our unique forecasting algorithm looks at historic price trends and predicts the most likely price change over the next 2 weeks. You may want to consider buying now before the price goes up. The price has dropped from £179.63 to £152.95 in the last 34 days. You may want to consider buying now before the price goes back up.
There is a 90% chance that the price will go up. However the future is never certain and there remains a chance that the price will actually go down. Get Price Alerts.

Asus VX278Q In-Depth Analysis

Reviews Summary

Asus LCD Screens Have Very Good Reviews

Based on 42,619 user and expert reviews (including 6,335 verified purchases), Asus has very good ratings for its PC displays. 95% of those that bought a Asus PC screen would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.

Value For Money

Marvellous Value for Money

The product has very good features but is over 6 months old. However at £152.95 it is still in the cheapest 46% of PC monitors.

Price Has Gone Down by £27 (15%)

The price has dropped from £179.63 to £152.95 in the last 34 days. Sign up to price alerts to be notified when the price changes.

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Cheaper in the United Kingdom Than Overseas

We checked 22 other countries for prices for the Asus VX278Q and the United Kingdom price of £152.95 was the cheapest.

The cheapest price that we could find overseas was in the United States where the price is $313.26 (£434.46).

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Running Costs

Running Costs Are Average

Based on typical energy prices and usage levels we estimate that the VX278Q will cost £77 over 5 years to run, which is typical compared to the other 3,255 flatpanel monitors.

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Age

Released Over Two Years Ago

This LCD screen has been on the market since June 2015.

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Features

Bigger Than Average Display Diagonal

The display diagonal of the Asus VX278Q of 27" is bigger than average when compared to most other flatpanel monitors. It is in the biggest 20% of all PC displays when sorted by this feature. LCD screens have display diagonals of between 3.5" and 95", and the average display diagonal is 25".

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1920 X 1080 Pixels Resolution

This LCD screen has a display resolution of 1920 x 1080 (Full HD)|1920 x 1080 pixels, which is typical of many flatpanel monitors.

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Very Fast Response Time

The fastest response time of flatpanel monitors is 1ms, the slowest is 55ms, and the average response time is 5.5ms. The Asus VX278Q's response time of only 1ms is faster than average when compared to most other PC displays. It is faster than 93% of all flatpanel monitors when sorted by this feature.

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Has a Built-In Speaker(s)

The Asus VX278Q has a built-in speaker(s), unlike 53% of flatpanel monitors which do not have a built-in speaker(s).

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Average Vertical Viewing Angle

The Asus VX278Q's vertical viewing angle of 170° is relatively standard compared to most other flatpanel monitors. It is in the widest 40% of all flatpanel monitors when ranked by this feature.

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Narrower Than Average Horizontal Viewing Angle

Across all the flatpanel monitors the horizontal viewing angles range from 40° to 180°, and the average horizontal viewing angle is 170°. The Asus VX278Q's horizontal viewing angle of only 170° is narrower than average when compared to most other flatpanel monitors. It is in the narrowest 19% of all flatpanel monitors when ranked by this feature.

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Does Not Have a Built-In USB Hub

The Asus VX278Q does not have a built-in USB hub. 81% of PC monitors also do not have a built-in USB hub.

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Average Contrast Ratio (typical)

The Asus VX278Q's contrast ratio (typical) of 1,000 is fairly average compared to most other PC displays. It is in the highest 50% of all PC displays when sorted by this feature.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

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