Asus VC279 vs Benq EW2750ZL
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Asus VC279

80

Overall Score

80

Overall Score

Asus VC279

£158.99
£26.00
Our Verdict:
A fully featured and top-value 27" PC screen, with moderate running costs
92
Value for Money
Excellent
83
Features
Fully-Featured
74
Age
2 Years Old
65
Running Costs
£77 Over 5 Years
80
Overall Score
Excellent
27" 1920 X 1080 (Full HD) Pixels 80000000:1 No May 2015 A
Display Diagonal Display Resolution Dynamic Contrast Ratio 3D Release Date Energy Efficiency
Display Diagonal 27"
Display Resolution 1920 X 1080 (Full HD) Pixels
Dynamic Contrast Ratio 80000000:1
3D No
Release Date May 2015
Energy Efficiency A
Benq EW2750ZL

75

Overall Score

75

Overall Score
Our Verdict:
A fully featured and award winning 27" PC display, with moderate running costs
92
Reviews
34 Reviews + 2 Awards
87
Features
Fully-Featured
75
Age
2 Years Old
60
Running Costs
£120 Over 5 Years
75
Overall Score
Very Good
27" 1920 X 1080 (Full HD) Pixels 20000000:1 No May 2015
Display Diagonal Display Resolution Dynamic Contrast Ratio 3D Release Date
Display Diagonal 27"
Display Resolution 1920 X 1080 (Full HD) Pixels
Dynamic Contrast Ratio 20000000:1
3D No
Release Date May 2015
Asus VC279

80

Overall Score

80

Overall Score

Asus VC279

£158.99
£26.00
Our Verdict:
A fully featured and top-value 27" PC screen, with moderate running costs
92
Value for Money
Excellent
83
Features
Fully-Featured
74
Age
2 Years Old
65
Running Costs
£77 Over 5 Years
80
Overall Score
Excellent
27" 1920 X 1080 (Full HD) Pixels 80000000:1 No May 2015 A
Display Diagonal Display Resolution Dynamic Contrast Ratio 3D Release Date Energy Efficiency
Display Diagonal 27"
Display Resolution 1920 X 1080 (Full HD) Pixels
Dynamic Contrast Ratio 80000000:1
3D No
Release Date May 2015
Energy Efficiency A
Benq EW2750ZL

75

Overall Score

75

Overall Score
Our Verdict:
A fully featured and award winning 27" PC display, with moderate running costs
92
Reviews
34 Reviews + 2 Awards
87
Features
Fully-Featured
75
Age
2 Years Old
60
Running Costs
£120 Over 5 Years
75
Overall Score
Very Good
27" 1920 X 1080 (Full HD) Pixels 20000000:1 No May 2015
Display Diagonal Display Resolution Dynamic Contrast Ratio 3D Release Date
Display Diagonal 27"
Display Resolution 1920 X 1080 (Full HD) Pixels
Dynamic Contrast Ratio 20000000:1
3D No
Release Date May 2015

Top Prices

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£158.99
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£239.99
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Reasons For

Asus VC279 Benq EW2750ZL
2 Reasons For
Cheaper to Run by £41 Over Five Years
The Asus VC279 only costs £77 to run over five years however the Benq EW2750ZL costs £118 to run (53% more).
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Expert Reviews Are Marginally Better
The average expert review score of the Asus VC279 is 80%, whereas the average rating of the Benq EW2750ZL is 79% (based on 11 reviews).
4 Reasons For
Faster Response Time
The Benq EW2750ZL has a response time of 4ms, but the Asus VC279 is a 5ms response time PC monitor (1ms slower).

The response time on a PC monitor is a measure of how quickly the monitor reacts to image data sent by the computer's graphics card. Fast response times are particularly important for gamers, who should ideally look for a response time of 8 milliseconds or less.

A faster (shorter) response time is better because fast moving graphics will appear smoother and the gaming experience will feel more responsive.

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One More HDMI Port
The Benq EW2750ZL has two HDMI ports, however the Asus VC279 only has one HDMI port.

This indicates the number of HDMI ports the monitor has.

More HDMI ports means that you can plug in more devices (computer, games console, DVD player, etc) to the screen at once.

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Considerably Better User Reviews
Based on 31 reviews, the Benq EW2750ZL has an average user review score of 93%, however the Asus VC279 has an average rating of 80% (based on 19 reviews).
Better Brand
Benq PC monitors have an average rating of 90.1%, whereas Asus has an average rating of 88.2%.

Reviews & Awards

Awards

Asus VC279 Benq EW2750ZL
No awards found
2 Awards
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Average Expert Rating

The Asus VC279 has better expert reviews than the Benq EW2750ZL. The average expert reviews score for the Asus VC279 is 80% based on 2 reviews, where as the average score for the Benq EW2750ZL is 79% based on 11 reviews.
Asus VC279 Benq EW2750ZL
Best
5 stars
0 reviews
4 stars
1 review
3 stars
0 reviews
2 stars
0 reviews
1 star
0 reviews
5 stars
1 review
4 stars
2 reviews
3 stars
0 reviews
2 stars
0 reviews
1 star
0 reviews

Average User Rating

The Benq EW2750ZL has better user reviews than the Asus VC279. The average user reviews score for the Benq EW2750ZL is 93% based on 31 reviews, where as the average score for the Asus VC279 is 80% based on 19 reviews.
Asus VC279 Benq EW2750ZL
5 stars
11 reviews
4 stars
3 reviews
3 stars
2 reviews
2 stars
0 reviews
1 star
3 reviews
Best
5 stars
21 reviews
4 stars
9 reviews
3 stars
1 review
2 stars
0 reviews
1 star
0 reviews

Average Brand Rating

Benq has a better average brand rating than Asus. The average brand rating for Benq is 90.09% based on 22,947 reviews, where as the average brand rating for Asus is 88.2% based on 43,342 reviews.
Asus VC279 Benq EW2750ZL
Asus

88

88

Based on 43,342 reviews
Benq

90

90

Based on 22,947 reviews

Date Released

Asus VC279 Benq EW2750ZL
33 months old 33 months old

Key Features

Response Time

The response time on a PC monitor is a measure of how quickly the monitor reacts to image data sent by the computer's graphics card. Fast response times are particularly important for gamers, who should ideally look for a response time of 8 milliseconds or less.

A faster (shorter) response time is better because fast moving graphics will appear smoother and the gaming experience will feel more responsive.

Width

Energy Efficiency

Energy Efficiency Class

Asus VC279 Benq EW2750ZL
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 VC279
Asus
VC279
10 trees 0.38 tonnes CO2 (Best)
Benq EW2750ZL
Benq
EW2750ZL
15 trees 0.59 tonnes CO2

Specification

 
 
 
Display Asus VC279 Benq EW2750ZL
Display Diagonal 27" 27"
Display Resolution
1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
 1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
 1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
Dynamic Contrast Ratio
80000000:1
 80000000:1
80000000:1
 80000000:1
Response Time 5ms 4ms
BEST
Vertical Viewing Angle 178° 178°
Horizontal Viewing Angle 178° 178°
Typical Contrast Ratio
3000:1
 3000:1
3000:1
 3000:1
Display
LED
 LED
LED
 LED
Supported Graphics Resolutions
1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
Supported Video Modes
1080p
 1080p
1080p
 1080p
HD Type
Full HD
 Full HD
Full HD
 Full HD
Digital Vertical Frequency Unknown - Click to provide data
Digital Horizontal Frequency Unknown - Click to provide data
Vertical Viewable Size Unknown - Click to provide data 336.2mm
Horizontal Viewable Size Unknown - Click to provide data 597.6mm
Vertical Scan Range Unknown - Click to provide data
Horizontal Scan Range Unknown - Click to provide data
Pixel Pitch
Display Colour Count 16.77M 16.77M
Display Diagonal (metric) 68.6cm Unknown - Click to provide data
Display Brightness 250 Cd/m² 300 Cd/m²
BEST
Color Gamut Unknown - Click to provide data 72%
 
 
 
Ports & Interfaces Asus VC279 Benq EW2750ZL
HDMI Port 1 2
BEST
DVI-D Port 1 Unknown - Click to provide data
VGA (D-Sub) Port 1 1
DVI Port 1
BEST
 
 
 
Multimedia Asus VC279 Benq EW2750ZL
Speaker 2 2
RMS Rated Power 3W 4W
BEST
Loudspeaker 2 2
 
 
 
Ergonomics Asus VC279 Benq EW2750ZL
Tilt Angle
Number of OSD Languages Unknown - Click to provide data 17
 
 
 
Power Asus VC279 Benq EW2750ZL
Energy Efficiency Class
A+
 A+
A+
 A+
Typical Power Consumption 29.1W
BEST
45W
Power Consumption (PowerSave) 0.5W 0.5W
Power Consumption (off) 0.5W 0.5W
 
 
 
Packaging Data Asus VC279 Benq EW2750ZL
Package Weight 6.4kg 5.9kg
BEST
Package Height 512mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Package Depth 164mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Package Width 692mm Unknown - Click to provide data
 
 
 
Weight & Dimensions Asus VC279 Benq EW2750ZL
Height (with Stand) 442mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Depth (with Stand) 200mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Width (with Stand) 622.6mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Weight 4.4kg 4.3kg
BEST
Height 372.6mm 458.5mm
Depth 46.5mm 194.9mm
Width 622.6mm 613.8mm
 
 
 
Packaging Content Asus VC279 Benq EW2750ZL
Cables Included
DVI VGA
 DVI
 VGA
DVI VGA
 DVI
 VGA
 
 
 
Other Features Asus VC279 Benq EW2750ZL
Power Consumption (economy Mode) Unknown - Click to provide data 28W
Monitor Maximum Video Bandwidth Unknown - Click to provide data

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