Comparison between:
- 27" MSI MAG 274QRF QD E2
- 31.5" MSI MAG321QR-QD
- 27" MSI Optix MAG274QRF-QD
- 27" LG 27GP850

Brand, series, model

Information about the brand, series, model and model aliases.

MSI MAG 274QRF QD E2MSI MAG321QR-QDMSI Optix MAG274QRF-QDLG 27GP850
SeriesMAGMAGMAGUltraGear
MSI MAG 274QRF QD E2MSI MAG321QR-QDMSI Optix MAG274QRF-QDLG 27GP850
Model aliasMAG274QRF-QD E2--UltraGear 27GP850
Model year2023202320202021

Display

Information about the main characteristics of the display - panel, backlight, resolution, refresh rate, etc.

Size class27 in31.5 in27 in27 in
Diagonal685.8 mm
68.58 cm
27 in
2.25 ft
801 mm
80.1 cm
31.5354 in
2.628 ft
685.8 mm
68.58 cm
27 in
2.25 ft
684.667 mm
68.4667 cm
26.9554 in
2.2463 ft
Width597.73 mm
59.773 cm
23.5327 in
1.9611 ft
698.112 mm
69.8112 cm
27.4847 in
2.2904 ft
597.73 mm
59.773 cm
23.5327 in
1.9611 ft
597.73 mm
59.773 cm
23.5327 in
1.9611 ft
Height336.22 mm
33.622 cm
13.237 in
1.1031 ft
392.688 mm
39.2688 cm
15.4602 in
1.2883 ft
336.22 mm
33.622 cm
13.237 in
1.1031 ft
336.22 mm
33.622 cm
13.237 in
1.1031 ft
Panel manufacturerBOE-AU OptronicsLG Display
Panel modelME270QHB-NF0-M270DAN08.2LM270WQA-SSC1
Panel typeIPSIPSIPSIPS
Panel bit depth10 bits (8 bits + FRC)10 bits (8 bits + FRC)8 bits10 bits (8 bits + FRC)
FRCYesYesNoYes
Colors1073741824 colors
30 bits
1073741824 colors
30 bits
16777216 colors
24 bits
1073741824 colors
30 bits
Aspect ratio1.778:1
16:9
1.778:1
16:9
1.778:1
16:9
1.778:1
16:9
Resolution2560 x 1440 pixels
Quad HD (QHD) / 1440p
2560 x 1440 pixels
Quad HD (QHD) / 1440p
2560 x 1440 pixels
Quad HD (QHD) / 1440p
2560 x 1440 pixels
Quad HD (QHD) / 1440p
Pixel pitch0.233 mm
0.0233 cm
0.0092 in
0.0008 ft
0.272 mm
0.0272 cm
0.0107 in
0.0009 ft
0.233 mm
0.0233 cm
0.0092 in
0.0008 ft
0.233 mm
0.0233 cm
0.0092 in
0.0008 ft
Pixel density108 ppi
42 ppcm
93 ppi
36 ppcm
108 ppi
42 ppcm
108 ppi
42 ppcm
Display area-89.33 %-89.69 %
BacklightW-LEDW-LEDW-LEDW-LED
sRGB150 %140 %147 %135 %
Adobe RGB (1998)94 %98 %100 %-
DCI P398 %97 %97 %98 %
Rec. 2020-81 %--
Brightness400 cd/m²350 cd/m²300 cd/m²400 cd/m²
Peak brightness-400 cd/m²390 cd/m²470 cd/m²
Static contrast1000 : 11200 : 11200 : 11000 : 1
Dynamic contrast-100000000 : 1100000000 : 1-
HDRDisplayHDR 400DisplayHDR 400-HDR10
DisplayHDR 400
Horizontal viewing angle178 °178 °178 °-
Vertical viewing angle178 °178 °178 °-
Minimum response time1 ms
0.0010 s
4 ms
0.0040 s
3.4 ms
0.0034 s
1 ms
0.0010 s
Average response time--6 ms
0.0060 s
-
Input lag9 ms
0.0090 s
-9 ms
0.0090 s
-
CoatingAnti-glare/MatteAnti-glare/MatteAnti-glare/MatteAnti-glare/Matte (3H)
-Response time - 1 ms (MPRT - Motion Picture Response Time)--

3D

3D displays use various technologies to achieve a 3D effect. Each of these technologies has its own advantages and drawbacks.

3DNoNoNoNo

Frequencies

Information about the horizontal and vertical refresh rates/frequencies.

Horizontal frequency (digital)-72.6 kHz - 245.5 kHz90.9 kHz - 242.4 kHz-
Vertical frequency (digital)48 Hz - 180 Hz48 Hz - 170 Hz30 Hz - 165 Hz48 Hz - 165 Hz
-DisplayPort - 48 Hz - 170 Hz
HDMI - 48 Hz - 144 Hz
USB Type-C - 48 Hz - 170 Hz
PS5 - 2K with VRR; FHD @ 120 Hz
DisplayPort - 30 Hz - 165 Hz
Type-C (DP) - 30 Hz - 165 Hz
HDMI - 30 Hz - 144 Hz
Overclock - 180 Hz
DisplayPort - 48 Hz - 165 Hz
HDMI - 48 Hz - 144 Hz

Power supply and consumption

Information about the power supply and consumption, energy efficiency class, etc.

110V100 V - 120 V100 V - 120 V100 V - 120 V100 V - 120 V
220V220 V - 240 V220 V - 240 V220 V - 240 V220 V - 240 V
Alternating current frequency50 Hz - 60 Hz50 Hz - 60 Hz50 Hz - 60 Hz50 Hz - 60 Hz
Electric current (A)--3.42 A-
Power consumption (off)-0.3 W-0.3 W
Power consumption (sleep)-0.5 W-0.5 W
Power consumption (average)38 W32 W32 W48 W
Power consumption (maximum)---65 W

Dimensions, weight and color

Information about the dimensions and the weight of the specific model with and without stand as well as the colors, in which it is offered to the market.

Width613.5 mm
61.35 cm
24.1535 in
2.0128 ft
716.2 mm
71.62 cm
28.1969 in
2.3497 ft
-614.2 mm
61.42 cm
24.1811 in
2.0151 ft
Height-428.5 mm
42.85 cm
16.8701 in
1.4058 ft
-364.8 mm
36.48 cm
14.3622 in
1.1969 ft
Depth-61 mm
6.1 cm
2.4016 in
0.2001 ft
-51.7 mm
5.17 cm
2.0354 in
0.1696 ft
Weight3.95 kg
8.71 lbs
--4.2 kg
9.26 lbs
Width with stand613.5 mm
61.35 cm
24.1535 in
2.0128 ft
716.2 mm
71.62 cm
28.1969 in
2.3497 ft
614.9 mm
61.49 cm
24.2087 in
2.0174 ft
614.2 mm
61.42 cm
24.1811 in
2.0151 ft
Height with stand402.1 mm
40.21 cm
15.8307 in
1.3192 ft
476 mm
47.6 cm
18.7402 in
1.5617 ft
532.7 mm
53.27 cm
20.9724 in
1.7477 ft
465.9 mm
46.59 cm
18.3425 in
1.5285 ft
Depth with stand196.5 mm
19.65 cm
7.7362 in
0.6447 ft
233.7 mm
23.37 cm
9.2008 in
0.7667 ft
206.7 mm
20.67 cm
8.1378 in
0.6781 ft
291.2 mm
29.12 cm
11.4646 in
0.9554 ft
Weight with stand6.05 kg
13.34 lbs
8.5 kg
18.74 lbs
6.05 kg
13.34 lbs
6.3 kg
13.89 lbs
Box width--730 mm
73 cm
28.7402 in
2.395 ft
727 mm
72.7 cm
28.622 in
2.3852 ft
Box height--490 mm
49 cm
19.2913 in
1.6076 ft
487 mm
48.7 cm
19.1732 in
1.5978 ft
Box depth--220 mm
22 cm
8.6614 in
0.7218 ft
205 mm
20.5 cm
8.0709 in
0.6726 ft
Box weight13.3 kg
29.32 lbs
11.2 kg
24.69 lbs
8.7 kg
19.18 lbs
9.12 kg
20.11 lbs
Stand width242.2 mm
24.22 cm
9.5354 in
0.7946 ft
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Stand depth196.5 mm
19.65 cm
7.7362 in
0.6447 ft
233.7 mm
23.37 cm
9.2008 in
0.7667 ft
-291.2 mm
29.12 cm
11.4646 in
0.9554 ft
ColorsBlackBlackBlackBlack

Ergonomics

Information about the ergonomic functions - height adjustment, swivel angles, tilt angles, etc.

VESA mountYesYesYesYes
VESA interface75 x 75 mm100 x 100 mm100 x 100 mm100 x 100 mm
Removable standYesYesYesYes
Height adjustmentYesYesYesYes
Height adjustment range130 mm
13 cm
5.1181 in
0.4265 ft
130 mm
13 cm
5.1181 in
0.4265 ft
100 mm
10 cm
3.937 in
0.3281 ft
110 mm
11 cm
4.3307 in
0.3609 ft
Landscape/portrait pivotYesNoYesYes
Left pivot90 °-90 °0 °
Right pivot90 °-90 °90 °
Left/right swivelYesYesYesNo
Left swivel45 °45 °75 °-
Right swivel45 °45 °75 °-
Forward/backward tiltYesYesYesYes
Forward tilt5 °5 °5 °5 °
Backward tilt20 °20 °20 °15 °

Camera

Many contemporary desktop monitors and smart TV sets have built-in cameras.

CameraNoNoNoNo

Connectivity

Available connectivity ports, slots and interfaces.

Connectivity1 x USB (Type-C; upstream; 65W; DP Alt Mode)
1 x USB 2.0 (Type-B; upstream)
2 x USB 2.0 (Type-A; downstream)
2 x HDMI 2.0 (b)
1 x DisplayPort 1.4 (a)
1 x 3.5 mm Audio Out
1 x USB 2.0 (Type-C; upstream; 15W; DP Alt Mode)
1 x USB 2.0 (Type-B; upstream)
2 x USB 2.0 (Type-A; downstream)
2 x HDMI 2.0 (CEC)
1 x DisplayPort 1.2 (a)
1 x 3.5 mm Audio Out
1 x USB (Type-C; DP Alt Mode)
1 x USB 2.0 (Type-B; upstream)
2 x USB 2.0 (Type-A; downstream)
2 x HDMI 2.0 (b)
1 x DisplayPort 1.2 (a)
1 x 3.5 mm Audio Out
1 x USB 3.0 (Type-B; upstream)
2 x USB 3.0 (Type-A; downstream)
2 x HDMI 2.0
1 x DisplayPort 1.4
1 x 3.5 mm Audio Out
USB Type-C Power Delivery - 5V/3A (0-69%); 5V/2A (70-80%); 5V/1A (81-100%)-USB Type-C Power Delivery - 5V/3A (0-69%); 5V/2A (70-80%); 5V/1A (81-100%)High-bandwidth Digital Content Protection (HDCP) 2.2

Features

Some additional functional features of the model.

Features5-way OSD navigation joystick
Adaptive-Sync technology
Flicker-free technology
Game Mode
Gaming OSD App
KVM Switch
Low Blue Light
Night Vision
Quantum Dot color
Fast IPS
5-way navigator joystick
Adaptive-Sync technology
AMD FreeSync Premium
Flicker-free technology
Frameless design
Gaming Intelligence App
KVM Switch
Low Blue Light
MSI Mystic Light
Night Vision
NVIDIA G-Sync Compatible
Quantum Dot Color
Rapid IPS
Smart Crosshair
Wide Color Gamut
5-way OSD navigation joystick
AMD FreeSync Premium
Flicker-free technology
Game Mode
Gaming OSD App
HDR Ready
Low Blue Light
Mystic Light
Night Vision
NVIDIA G-Sync Compatible
Rapid IPS
Wide Color Gamut
3-Side Virtually Borderless Design
AMD FreeSync Premium
Black Stabilizer
Color Calibrated
Crosshair
Dynamic Action Sync
Flicker-free technology
HDR Effect
Low Blue Light
Nano IPS
NVIDIA G-Sync Compatible
Reader Mode
Smart Energy Saving
VESA AdaptiveSync Display
Wide Color Gamut

Certificates, standards and licenses

Licenses from regulatory agencies, standards, certificates.

Certificates, standards and licensesTUV Rheinland Flicker-free certified
TUV Rheinland Low Blue Light Certified (Software Solution)
BSMI
CE
FCC-B
RoHS
TÜV Rheinland Flicker Free Certification
TÜV Rheinland Low Blue Light Certification
WEEE
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Operating and storage conditions

There are certain requirements for the environmental conditions, in which the display should be used and stored in order to function properly.

Operating temperature10 °C - 40 °C
50 °F - 104 °F
10 °C - 40 °C
50 °F - 104 °F
10 °C - 40 °C
50 °F - 104 °F
0 °C - 40 °C
32 °F - 104 °F
Operating humidity20 % - 90 %10 % - 80 %20 % - 90 %0 % - 80 %
Operating altitude5000 m
16404.2 ft
-5000 m
16404.2 ft
-
Storage temperature-20 °C - 60 °C
-4 °F - 140 °F
--20 °C - 60 °C
-4 °F - 140 °F
-20 °C - 60 °C
-4 °F - 140 °F
Storage humidity10 % - 90 %-10 % - 90 %0 % - 85 %

Accessories

Often the packaging of desktop monitors and smart TV sets includes accessories for them.

Accessories-DisplayPort cable (optional)
HDMI cable (optional)
USB Type-B cable (optional)
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Additional features

Information about other features.

Additional featuresAnti-theft stand lock slot - KensingtonAnti-theft stand lock slot - KensingtonAnti-theft stand lock slot - KensingtonAnti-theft stand lock slot - Kensington
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