Comparison between:
- 27" Asus TUF Gaming VG27AQL1A
- 27" Asus TUF Gaming VG279QM
- 27" BenQ EX2780Q
- 27" Asus TUF Gaming VG27WQ

Brand, series, model

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

Asus TUF Gaming VG27AQL1AAsus TUF Gaming VG279QMBenQ EX2780QAsus TUF Gaming VG27WQ
SeriesTUF GamingTUF Gaming-TUF Gaming
Asus TUF Gaming VG27AQL1AAsus TUF Gaming VG279QMBenQ EX2780QAsus TUF Gaming VG27WQ
Model year2020201920192019

Display

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

Size class27 in27 in27 in27 in
Diagonal685.8 mm
68.58 cm
27 in
2.25 ft
685.655 mm
68.5655 cm
26.9943 in
2.2495 ft
684 mm
68.4 cm
26.9291 in
2.2441 ft
685.655 mm
68.5655 cm
26.9943 in
2.2495 ft
Width596.736 mm
59.6736 cm
23.4935 in
1.9578 ft
597.6 mm
59.76 cm
23.5276 in
1.9606 ft
596.736 mm
59.6736 cm
23.4935 in
1.9578 ft
597.6 mm
59.76 cm
23.5276 in
1.9606 ft
Height335.664 mm
33.5664 cm
13.2151 in
1.1013 ft
336.15 mm
33.615 cm
13.2343 in
1.1029 ft
335.664 mm
33.5664 cm
13.2151 in
1.1013 ft
336.15 mm
33.615 cm
13.2343 in
1.1029 ft
Radius of curvature---1500 mm
150 cm
59.0551 in
4.9213 ft
Panel manufacturerInnoluxAU OptronicsInnolux-
Panel modelM270KCJ-K7BM270HAN03.0M270KCJ-K7B-
Panel typeIPSAHVA IPSAAS IPSVA
Panel bit depth10 bits (8 bits + FRC)8 bits10 bits (8 bits + FRC)8 bits
FRCYesNoYesNo
Colors1073741824 colors
30 bits
16777216 colors
24 bits
1073741824 colors
30 bits
16777216 colors
24 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
1920 x 1080 pixels
Full HD / 1080p
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
0.311 mm
0.0311 cm
0.0123 in
0.001 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 density109 ppi
42 ppcm
81 ppi
32 ppcm
109 ppi
42 ppcm
108 ppi
42 ppcm
Display area90.22 %89.43 %-91.65 %
BacklightW-LEDW-LEDW-LEDW-LED
sRGB130 %99 %-120 %
Adobe RGB (1998)88 %-90 %-
DCI P395 %80 %95 %-
Rec. 2020-57 %--
Brightness330 cd/m²400 cd/m²350 cd/m²400 cd/m²
Peak brightness470 cd/m²500 cd/m²--
Static contrast1000 : 11000 : 11000 : 13000 : 1
Dynamic contrast--20000000 : 1-
HDRHDR10
DisplayHDR 400
DisplayHDR 400HDR10
DisplayHDR 400
DisplayHDR 400
Horizontal viewing angle178 °178 °178 °178 °
Vertical viewing angle178 °178 °178 °178 °
Minimum response time4.5 ms
0.0045 s
1 ms
0.0010 s
5 ms
0.0050 s
-
Maximum response time12 ms
0.0120 s
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Input lag6 ms
0.0060 s
2.3 ms
0.0023 s
3 ms
0.0030 s
-
CoatingAnti-glare/MatteAnti-glare/Matte (3H)Anti-glare/Matte (3H)Anti-glare/Matte
Response time - 1 ms (MPRT - Motion Picture Response Time)--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)30 kHz - 249 kHz30 kHz - 255 kHz-30 kHz - 185 kHz
Vertical frequency (digital)40 Hz - 170 Hz48 Hz - 280 Hz48 Hz - 144 Hz48 Hz - 165 Hz
DisplayPort - 249 kHz; 48 Hz - 170 Hz
HDMI - 30 kHz - 223 kHz; 48 Hz - 144 Hz
HDMI - 30 kHz - 255 KHz
DisplayPort - 255 kHz - 255 kHz
HDMI - 48 Hz - 240 Hz
DisplayPort - 48 kHz - 280 kHz
Vertical refresh rate with overdrive - 280 Hz
-HDMI - 30 kHz - 185 kHz; 48 Hz - 144 Hz
DisplayPort - 30 kHz - 185 KHz; 48 Hz - 165 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
Power consumption (off)0.5 W0.5 W0.5 W0.5 W
Power consumption (sleep)0.5 W0.5 W0.5 W0.5 W
Power consumption (eco)-26 W30 W-
Power consumption (average)26 W75 W70 W22 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.

Width615 mm
61.5 cm
24.2126 in
2.0177 ft
619.4 mm
61.94 cm
24.3858 in
2.0322 ft
-609 mm
60.9 cm
23.9764 in
1.998 ft
Height361 mm
36.1 cm
14.2126 in
1.1844 ft
362.65 mm
36.265 cm
14.2776 in
1.1898 ft
-359.9 mm
35.99 cm
14.1693 in
1.1808 ft
Depth51 mm
5.1 cm
2.0079 in
0.1673 ft
50.58 mm
5.058 cm
1.9913 in
0.1659 ft
-44 mm
4.4 cm
1.7323 in
0.1444 ft
Weight4.3 kg
9.48 lbs
3.5 kg
7.72 lbs
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Width with stand615 mm
61.5 cm
24.2126 in
2.0177 ft
619.4 mm
61.94 cm
24.3858 in
2.0322 ft
614 mm
61.4 cm
24.1732 in
2.0144 ft
609 mm
60.9 cm
23.9764 in
1.998 ft
Height with stand405 mm
40.5 cm
15.9449 in
1.3287 ft
376.73 mm
37.673 cm
14.8319 in
1.236 ft
459.65 mm
45.965 cm
18.0965 in
1.508 ft
386.9 mm
38.69 cm
15.2323 in
1.2694 ft
Depth with stand215 mm
21.5 cm
8.4646 in
0.7054 ft
211.37 mm
21.137 cm
8.3217 in
0.6935 ft
196 mm
19.6 cm
7.7165 in
0.643 ft
211.2 mm
21.12 cm
8.315 in
0.6929 ft
Weight with stand6.6 kg
14.55 lbs
5.6 kg
12.35 lbs
5.93 kg
13.07 lbs
5.9 kg
13.01 lbs
Box width712 mm
71.2 cm
28.0315 in
2.336 ft
700 mm
70 cm
27.5591 in
2.2966 ft
-692 mm
69.2 cm
27.2441 in
2.2703 ft
Box height455 mm
45.5 cm
17.9134 in
1.4928 ft
458 mm
45.8 cm
18.0315 in
1.5026 ft
-558 mm
55.8 cm
21.9685 in
1.8307 ft
Box depth234 mm
23.4 cm
9.2126 in
0.7677 ft
190 mm
19 cm
7.4803 in
0.6234 ft
-213 mm
21.3 cm
8.3858 in
0.6988 ft
Box weight9 kg
19.84 lbs
8.2 kg
18.08 lbs
7.7 kg
16.98 lbs
9.3 kg
20.5 lbs
ColorsBlackBlackGray
Brown
Black

Ergonomics

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

VESA mountYesYesYesYes
VESA interface100 x 100 mm100 x 100 mm100 x 100 mm100 x 100 mm
Removable standYesYesYesYes
Height adjustmentYesYesNoYes
Height adjustment range130 mm
13 cm
5.1181 in
0.4265 ft
130 mm
13 cm
5.1181 in
0.4265 ft
-120 mm
12 cm
4.7244 in
0.3937 ft
Landscape/portrait pivotYesYesNoNo
Left pivot90 °90 °--
Right pivot90 °90 °--
Left/right swivelYesYesNoYes
Left swivel20 °90 °-90 °
Right swivel20 °90 °-90 °
Forward/backward tiltYesYesYesYes
Forward tilt5 °5 °5 °5 °
Backward tilt20 °33 °20 °25 °

Audio

Information about the audio system - number and power of the built-in speakers, supported audio technologies.

Speakers2 x 2 W2 x 2 W2 x 2 W2 x 2 W
Subwoofer--1 x 5 W-

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-B; upload)
2 x USB 3.0 (Type-A; download)
2 x HDMI 2.0
1 x DisplayPort 1.2
1 x 3.5 mm Audio Out
2 x HDMI 2.0
1 x DisplayPort 1.2
1 x 3.5 mm Audio Out
1 x USB 3.1 (Type-C)
2 x HDMI 2.0
1 x DisplayPort 1.4
1 x 3.5 mm Audio Out
1 x HDMI 2.0
1 x DisplayPort 1.2
1 x 3.5 mm Audio Out
High-bandwidth Digital Content Protection (HDCP)High-bandwidth Digital Content Protection (HDCP)High-bandwidth Digital Content Protection (HDCP) 2.2High-bandwidth Digital Content Protection (HDCP)

Features

Some additional functional features of the model.

Features5-way OSD joystick
Adaptive-Sync technology
AMD FreeSync technology
ASUS DisplayWidget Lite
Color Temperature Selection
Dynamic Shadow Boost
ELMB Sync (Extreme Low Motion Blur Sync)
Flicker-free technology
GameFast Input technology
GamePlus (Crosshair/Timer/FPS Counter/Display Alignment/Sniper)
GameVisual
Low Blue Light
Multiple HDR Mode
Nvidia G-SYNC compatible
Trace Free Technology
Adaptive-Sync Technology
AMD FreeSync technology
Asus FastIPS
Aura Sync
Color Temperature Selection (4 modes)
Dynamic shadow boost
ELMB (Extreme Low Motion Blur) Sync
Flicker-free technology
GameFast Input technology
GamePlus (Crosshair/Timer/FPS Counter/Display Alignment)
GameVisual
Low Blue Light
Multi HDR Mode
Nvidia G-SYNC compatible
Shadow Boost
Trace Free Technology
AMA (Advanced Motion Accelerator)
AMD FreeSync technology
ePaper Mode
Flicker-free technology
Hardware calibration ready
Low Blue Light
AMD FreeSync technology
ELMB (Extreme Low Motion Blur)
Flicker-free technology
GameFast Input technology
GamePlus (Crosshair/Timer/FPS Counter/Display Alignment)
GameVisual
Multi HDR Mode
Shadow Boost
Trace Free Technology
Low Blue Light

Certificates, standards and licenses

Licenses from regulatory agencies, standards, certificates.

Certificates, standards and licensesBSMI
CB
CCC
CE
CEL level 1
cTick
CU
eStandby
ENERGY STAR
FCC Class B
J-MOSS
KCC
PSE
RCM
RoHS
TÜV Flicker-free
TÜV Low Blue Light
UL/cUL
VCCI
WEEE
WHQL (Windows 10; Windows 8.1; Windows 7)
TUV Flicker-free
TUV Low Blue Light
ENERGY STAR 7.0
TÜV Low Blue Light
TÜV Flicker-free
WHQL (Windows 10; Windows 8.1; Windows 8; Windows 7)
TÜV Low Blue Light
TÜV Flicker-free

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 temperature0 °C - 40 °C
32 °F - 104 °F
0 °C - 40 °C
32 °F - 104 °F
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Storage temperature-20 °C - 60 °C
-4 °F - 140 °F
-20 °C - 60 °C
-4 °F - 140 °F
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Accessories

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

AccessoriesDisplayPort cable (optional)
HDMI cable (optional)
USB cable
DisplayPort cable (optional)
HDMI cable (optional)
DisplayPort cable - mini-DP to DP
Remote control
USB 3.1 cable
DisplayPort cable - optional
HDMI cable - optional

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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