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Asus PB278QvsHP E243m

Asus PB278Q

73

Overall Score

73

Overall Score

Asus PB278Q

£308.29
Our Verdict:
A multi award winning and fully featured 27" flatpanel monitor, with average running costs
94
Reviews
629 Reviews + 12 Awards
51
Value for Money
Average
86
Features
Fully-Featured
60
Age
5 Years Old
59
Running Costs
£160 Over 5 Years
73
Overall Score
Very Good
27" 2560 X 1440 Pixels 80000000:1 No Sep 2012
Display Diagonal Display Resolution Dynamic Contrast Ratio 3D Release Date
Display Diagonal 27"
Display Resolution 2560 X 1440 Pixels
Dynamic Contrast Ratio 80000000:1
3D No
Release Date Sep 2012
HP E243m

75

Overall Score

75

Overall Score

HP E243m

£256.17
£61.83
Our Verdict:
A stunningly economical to run and recently released 23.8" flatpanel monitor, with very good features
51
Value for Money
Average
86
Features
Fully-Featured
93
Age
4 Months Old
96
Running Costs
£24 Over 5 Years
75
Overall Score
Very Good
23.8" 1920 X 1080 (Full HD) Pixels 10000000:1 No Oct 2017 A+
Display Diagonal Display Resolution Dynamic Contrast Ratio 3D Release Date Energy Efficiency
Display Diagonal 23.8"
Display Resolution 1920 X 1080 (Full HD) Pixels
Dynamic Contrast Ratio 10000000:1
3D No
Release Date Oct 2017
Energy Efficiency A+
Asus PB278Q

73

Overall Score

73

Overall Score

Asus PB278Q

£308.29
Our Verdict:
A multi award winning and fully featured 27" flatpanel monitor, with average running costs
94
Reviews
629 Reviews + 12 Awards
51
Value for Money
Average
86
Features
Fully-Featured
60
Age
5 Years Old
59
Running Costs
£160 Over 5 Years
73
Overall Score
Very Good
27" 2560 X 1440 Pixels 80000000:1 No Sep 2012
Display Diagonal Display Resolution Dynamic Contrast Ratio 3D Release Date
Display Diagonal 27"
Display Resolution 2560 X 1440 Pixels
Dynamic Contrast Ratio 80000000:1
3D No
Release Date Sep 2012
HP E243m

75

Overall Score

75

Overall Score

HP E243m

£256.17
£61.83
Our Verdict:
A stunningly economical to run and recently released 23.8" flatpanel monitor, with very good features
51
Value for Money
Average
86
Features
Fully-Featured
93
Age
4 Months Old
96
Running Costs
£24 Over 5 Years
75
Overall Score
Very Good
23.8" 1920 X 1080 (Full HD) Pixels 10000000:1 No Oct 2017 A+
Display Diagonal Display Resolution Dynamic Contrast Ratio 3D Release Date Energy Efficiency
Display Diagonal 23.8"
Display Resolution 1920 X 1080 (Full HD) Pixels
Dynamic Contrast Ratio 10000000:1
3D No
Release Date Oct 2017
Energy Efficiency A+

Top Prices

Asus PB278Q HP E243m
AWD-IT
£308.29
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Overclockers UK
£389.99
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13 hours agoNext Day Delivery Available
Out of stock
£395.84
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14 hours agoNext Day Delivery AvailableExcellent Customer Feedback
Out of stock
£395.84
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13 hours agoReceive it TomorrowPay in Installments
£395.99
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Watercooling UK
£400.64
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Communications Solutions
£401.51
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13 hours agoReceive it TomorrowPay in Installments
Out of stock
£411.89
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Store
21 hours agoEBay Money Back GuaranteeWorldwide Shipping
£435.06
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Store
21 hours agoEBay Money Back GuaranteeWorldwide Shipping
£1,220.96
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21 hours agoEBay Money Back GuaranteeWorldwide Shipping
£1,886.03
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38 minutes agoFree 1 Business Day Delivery With Free Trial of Amazon PrimeSame Day Delivery
£450.79
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Store
8 hours agoExcellent Customer Feedback
£457.98
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14 hours agoReceive it TomorrowExcellent Customer Feedback
£469.99
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Carbon8
£485.23
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Store
21 hours ago
£1,093.27
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10 hours agoFree 1 Business Day Delivery With Free Trial of Amazon PrimeSame Day Delivery
£256.17
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16 hours agoSame Day DeliveryAmazon A-Z Guarantee
£318.00
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17 hours agoExcellent Customer Feedback
£258.74
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17 hours agoExcellent Customer Feedback
£284.89
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Store
2 days ago
£285.96
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Store
17 hours ago
£290.84
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17 hours ago
£324.99
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Reasons For

Asus PB278Q HP E243m
4 Reasons For
Bigger Display Diagonal
The Asus PB278Q is a 27" PC monitor. That's 3.2" bigger than the HP E243m (23.8").

The display diagonal is a measure of the size of the monitor. It is measured from one corner of the screen to the diagonally opposite corner of the screen.

A bigger display diagonal means that the screen will be larger and better for displaying lots of content or for seeing the detail in photos and videos.

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More Shops Are Selling it
The more shops stock the product, the greater competition amongst shops to keep prices low.
More Popular
The Asus PB278Q is a more popular choice amongst buyers.
Better Brand
Asus PC monitors have an average rating of 87.7%, however HP has an average rating of 87.2%.
3 Reasons For
Built-In Camera
The HP E243m has a built-in camera, but the Asus PB278Q does not have a built-in camera.

This denotes whether the monitor comes with a built in webcam or not.

A built in camera allows you to use the monitor for video conferencing, such as using Skype or Facetime.

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£52 Cheaper
The HP E243m is £52.12 cheaper than the Asus PB278Q.
Cheaper to Run by £132 Over Five Years
The HP E243m is £132 cheaper to run than the Asus PB278Q over five years.
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Reviews & Awards

Awards

Asus PB278Q HP E243m
12 Awards
No awards found

Average Expert Rating

Asus PB278Q HP E243m
Best
5 stars
16 reviews
4 stars
11 reviews
3 stars
1 review
2 stars
0 reviews
1 star
0 reviews
5 stars
0 reviews
4 stars
0 reviews
3 stars
0 reviews
2 stars
0 reviews
1 star
0 reviews

Average User Rating

Asus PB278Q HP E243m
Best
5 stars
392 reviews
4 stars
95 reviews
3 stars
34 reviews
2 stars
22 reviews
1 star
29 reviews
No reviews found

Average Brand Rating

Asus has a better average brand rating than HP. The average brand rating for Asus is 87.65% based on 41,604 reviews, where as the average brand rating for HP is 87.24% based on 5,986 reviews.
Asus PB278Q HP E243m
Asus

88

88

Based on 41,604 reviews
HP

87

87

Based on 5,986 reviews

Date Released

Asus PB278Q HP E243m
67 months old 5 months old Best

Key Features

Display Diagonal

The display diagonal is a measure of the size of the monitor. It is measured from one corner of the screen to the diagonally opposite corner of the screen.

A bigger display diagonal means that the screen will be larger and better for displaying lots of content or for seeing the detail in photos and videos.

Built-in Camera

This denotes whether the monitor comes with a built in webcam or not.

A built in camera allows you to use the monitor for video conferencing, such as using Skype or Facetime.

Asus PB278Q HP E243m
Best
No
Yes

Width

Energy Efficiency

Energy Efficiency Class

Asus PB278Q HP E243m
No data

Running Costs Over 5 Years

PC monitor running costs calculated based on an average of 8 hours of use per day. The running cost comprises the electricity cost when using the PC monitor and the electricity standby cost. Compare all energy saving PC monitors.

Environmental Impact

We have calculated the amount of CO2 that will be generated by running each of these PC monitors for 5 years. We have then converted that into the number of tree seedlings that you would need to plant and grow for 10 years in order to offset that amount of CO2.
Asus PB278Q
Asus
PB278Q
20 trees 0.78 tonnes CO2
HP E243m
HP
E243m
3 trees 0.12 tonnes CO2 (Best)

Specification

 
 
 
Display Asus PB278Q HP E243m
Display Diagonal 27"
BEST
23.8"
Display Resolution
2560 x 1440
 2560 x 1440
2560 x 1440
 2560 x 1440
Dynamic Contrast Ratio
80000000:1
 80000000:1
80000000:1
 80000000:1
Response Time 5ms 5ms
Vertical Viewing Angle 178° 178°
Horizontal Viewing Angle 178° 178°
Typical Contrast Ratio
1000:1
 1000:1
1000:1
 1000:1
Display
LED
 LED
LED
 LED
Supported Graphics Resolutions
2560 x 1440 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
1680 x 1050 (WSXGA+) 1600 x 900
1440 x 900 (WXGA+) 1440 x 900
1280 x 1024 (SXGA) 1280 x 800 (WXGA)
1280 x 800 1280 x 720 (HD 720)
1024 x 768 (XGA) 800 x 600 (SVGA)
640 x 480 (VGA) 720 x 400
 2560 x 1440
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
 1680 x 1050 (WSXGA+)
 1600 x 900
 1440 x 900 (WXGA+)
 1440 x 900
 1280 x 1024 (SXGA)
 1280 x 800 (WXGA)
 1280 x 800
 1280 x 720 (HD 720)
 1024 x 768 (XGA)
 800 x 600 (SVGA)
 640 x 480 (VGA)
 720 x 400
2560 x 1440 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
1680 x 1050 (WSXGA+) 1600 x 900
1440 x 900 (WXGA+) 1440 x 900
1280 x 1024 (SXGA) 1280 x 800 (WXGA)
1280 x 800 1280 x 720 (HD 720)
1024 x 768 (XGA) 800 x 600 (SVGA)
640 x 480 (VGA) 720 x 400
 2560 x 1440
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
 1680 x 1050 (WSXGA+)
 1600 x 900
 1440 x 900 (WXGA+)
 1440 x 900
 1280 x 1024 (SXGA)
 1280 x 800 (WXGA)
 1280 x 800
 1280 x 720 (HD 720)
 1024 x 768 (XGA)
 800 x 600 (SVGA)
 640 x 480 (VGA)
 720 x 400
HD Type
Wide Quad HD
 Wide Quad HD
Wide Quad HD
 Wide Quad HD
Digital Vertical Frequency Unknown - Click to provide data
Digital Horizontal Frequency Unknown - Click to provide data
Viewable Size Diagonal 684.7mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Vertical Viewable Size Unknown - Click to provide data 296.4mm
Horizontal Viewable Size Unknown - Click to provide data 527mm
Vertical Scan Range
Horizontal Scan Range
Pixel Pitch
Display Diagonal (metric) Unknown - Click to provide data 60.45cm
Display Brightness 300 Cd/m²
BEST
250 Cd/m²
 
 
 
Ports & Interfaces Asus PB278Q HP E243m
HDMI Port 1 1
Headphone Outputs 1 Unknown - Click to provide data
DisplayPort 1 1
DVI-D Port 1 Unknown - Click to provide data
VGA (D-Sub) Port 1 1
DVI Port 1
BEST
USB Type-A Downstream Port Unknown - Click to provide data 2
Upstream Port Unknown - Click to provide data 1
 
 
 
Multimedia Asus PB278Q HP E243m
Speaker 2 2
RMS Rated Power 3W 4W
BEST
Loudspeaker 2 Unknown - Click to provide data
 
 
 
Ergonomics Asus PB278Q HP E243m
Pivot Angle Unknown - Click to provide data
Height Adjustment Unknown - Click to provide data 150mm
Tilt Angle
Swivel Angle Range Unknown - Click to provide data
Number of OSD Languages Unknown - Click to provide data 10
 
 
 
Power Asus PB278Q HP E243m
Energy Efficiency Class
A+
 A+
A+
 A+
Typical Power Consumption 60W 30W
BEST
Standby Power Consumption 0.5W 0.5W
Power Consumption (PowerSave) 0.5W Unknown - Click to provide data
Power Consumption (off) Unknown - Click to provide data 0.3W
Annual Energy Consumption Unknown - Click to provide data 26kWh
Maximum Power Consumption Unknown - Click to provide data 45W
 
 
 
Packaging Data Asus PB278Q HP E243m
Package Weight 12kg Unknown - Click to provide data
Package Height 470mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Package Depth 224mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Package Width 755mm Unknown - Click to provide data
 
 
 
Operational Conditions Asus PB278Q HP E243m
Operating Relative Humidity (H-H) Unknown - Click to provide data
Operating Temperature (T-T) Unknown - Click to provide data
 
 
 
Weight & Dimensions Asus PB278Q HP E243m
Weight With Stand 8.8kg 6.6kg
BEST
Height (with Stand) 552.3mm 513.7mm
BEST
Depth (with Stand) 218mm 214mm
BEST
Width (with Stand) 643mm 538.8mm
BEST
Weight Unknown - Click to provide data 3.9kg
Height 386.2mm 347.2mm
Depth 69.6mm 46.3mm
Width 643mm 538.8mm
 
 
 
Packaging Content Asus PB278Q HP E243m
Cables Included
VGA HDMI
DVI DisplayPort
 VGA
 HDMI
 DVI
 DisplayPort
VGA HDMI
DVI DisplayPort
 VGA
 HDMI
 DVI
 DisplayPort

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