Comparison between:
- 31.5" MSI MAG321QR-QD
- 27" MSI MAG 274QRF QD E2
- 27" Dell Alienware AW2724DM

Brand, series, model

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

MSI MAG321QR-QDMSI MAG 274QRF QD E2Dell Alienware AW2724DM
SeriesMAGMAG-
MSI MAG321QR-QDMSI MAG 274QRF QD E2Dell Alienware AW2724DM
Model alias-MAG274QRF-QD E2-
Model year202320232023

Display

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

Size class31.5 in27 in27 in
Diagonal801 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
Width698.112 mm
69.8112 cm
27.4847 in
2.2904 ft
597.73 mm
59.773 cm
23.5327 in
1.9611 ft
596.74 mm
59.674 cm
23.4937 in
1.9578 ft
Height392.688 mm
39.2688 cm
15.4602 in
1.2883 ft
336.22 mm
33.622 cm
13.237 in
1.1031 ft
335.66 mm
33.566 cm
13.215 in
1.1012 ft
Panel manufacturer-BOELG Display
Panel model-ME270QHB-NF0LM270WQA-SSC2
Panel typeIPSIPSIPS
Panel bit depth10 bits (8 bits + FRC)10 bits (8 bits + FRC)10 bits (8 bits + FRC)
FRCYesYesYes
Colors1073741824 colors
30 bits
1073741824 colors
30 bits
1073741824 colors
30 bits
Aspect ratio1.778:1
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
Pixel pitch0.272 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 density93 ppi
36 ppcm
108 ppi
42 ppcm
109 ppi
42 ppcm
Display area89.33 %-89.77 %
BacklightW-LEDW-LEDW-LED
sRGB140 %150 %100 %
Adobe RGB (1998)98 %94 %-
DCI P397 %98 %95 %
Rec. 202081 %--
Brightness350 cd/m²400 cd/m²400 cd/m²
Peak brightness400 cd/m²-600 cd/m²
Static contrast1200 : 11000 : 11000 : 1
Dynamic contrast100000000 : 1--
HDRDisplayHDR 400DisplayHDR 400HDR10
DisplayHDR 600
Horizontal viewing angle178 °178 °178 °
Vertical viewing angle178 °178 °178 °
Minimum response time4 ms
0.0040 s
1 ms
0.0010 s
1 ms
0.0010 s
Average response time--2 ms
0.0020 s
Maximum response time--4 ms
0.0040 s
Input lag-9 ms
0.0090 s
3.3 ms
0.0033 s
CoatingAnti-glare/MatteAnti-glare/MatteAnti-glare/Matte (3H)
Response time - 1 ms (MPRT - Motion Picture Response Time)-1 ms GTG response time is achievable in Extreme mode

3D

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

3DNoNoNo

Frequencies

Information about the horizontal and vertical refresh rates/frequencies.

Horizontal frequency (digital)72.6 kHz - 245.5 kHz-27 kHz - 283 kHz
Vertical frequency (digital)48 Hz - 170 Hz48 Hz - 180 Hz48 Hz - 180 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
-Native - 165 Hz
Overclock - 180 Hz
DisplayPort - 27 kHz - 283 kHz; 48 Hz - 180 Hz
HDMI - 27 kHz - 223 kHz - 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 V
220V220 V - 240 V220 V - 240 V220 V - 240 V
Alternating current frequency50 Hz - 60 Hz50 Hz - 60 Hz50 Hz - 50 Hz
Electric current (A)--1.5 A
Power consumption (off)0.3 W-0.3 W
Power consumption (sleep)0.5 W-0.5 W
Power consumption (eco)--22.5 W
Power consumption (average)32 W38 W25.9 W
Power consumption (maximum)--72 W
Power consumption (annual)--72.69 kWh

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.

Width716.2 mm
71.62 cm
28.1969 in
2.3497 ft
613.5 mm
61.35 cm
24.1535 in
2.0128 ft
611.44 mm
61.144 cm
24.0724 in
2.006 ft
Height428.5 mm
42.85 cm
16.8701 in
1.4058 ft
-364.94 mm
36.494 cm
14.3677 in
1.1973 ft
Depth61 mm
6.1 cm
2.4016 in
0.2001 ft
-68 mm
6.8 cm
2.6772 in
0.2231 ft
Weight-3.95 kg
8.71 lbs
4.38 kg
9.66 lbs
Width with stand716.2 mm
71.62 cm
28.1969 in
2.3497 ft
613.5 mm
61.35 cm
24.1535 in
2.0128 ft
611.44 mm
61.144 cm
24.0724 in
2.006 ft
Height with stand476 mm
47.6 cm
18.7402 in
1.5617 ft
402.1 mm
40.21 cm
15.8307 in
1.3192 ft
408.68 mm
40.868 cm
16.0898 in
1.3408 ft
Depth with stand233.7 mm
23.37 cm
9.2008 in
0.7667 ft
196.5 mm
19.65 cm
7.7362 in
0.6447 ft
243.71 mm
24.371 cm
9.5949 in
0.7996 ft
Weight with stand8.5 kg
18.74 lbs
6.05 kg
13.34 lbs
6.75 kg
14.88 lbs
Box weight11.2 kg
24.69 lbs
13.3 kg
29.32 lbs
9.95 kg
21.94 lbs
Stand width-242.2 mm
24.22 cm
9.5354 in
0.7946 ft
233.4 mm
23.34 cm
9.189 in
0.7657 ft
Stand depth233.7 mm
23.37 cm
9.2008 in
0.7667 ft
196.5 mm
19.65 cm
7.7362 in
0.6447 ft
243.71 mm
24.371 cm
9.5949 in
0.7996 ft
ColorsBlackBlackBlack

Ergonomics

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

VESA mountYesYesYes
VESA interface100 x 100 mm75 x 75 mm100 x 100 mm
Removable standYesYesYes
Height adjustmentYesYesYes
Height adjustment range130 mm
13 cm
5.1181 in
0.4265 ft
130 mm
13 cm
5.1181 in
0.4265 ft
110 mm
11 cm
4.3307 in
0.3609 ft
Landscape/portrait pivotNoYesYes
Left pivot-90 °90 °
Right pivot-90 °90 °
Left/right swivelYesYesYes
Left swivel45 °45 °20 °
Right swivel45 °45 °20 °
Forward/backward tiltYesYesYes
Forward tilt5 °5 °5 °
Backward tilt20 °20 °21 °
--Cable management slot

Camera

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

CameraNoNoNo

Connectivity

Available connectivity ports, slots and interfaces.

Connectivity1 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; 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 3.2 (Type-B; Gen 1; 5 Gbps; upstream)
2 x USB 3.2 (Type-A; Gen 1; 5 Gbps; downstream)
1 x HDMI 2.1
2 x DisplayPort 1.4
-USB Type-C Power Delivery - 5V/3A (0-69%); 5V/2A (70-80%); 5V/1A (81-100%)-

Features

Some additional functional features of the model.

Features5-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
Adaptive-Sync technology
Flicker-free technology
Game Mode
Gaming OSD App
KVM Switch
Low Blue Light
Night Vision
Quantum Dot color
Fast IPS
AlienFX Lighting
AlienVision (Night / Clear / Chroma / Crosshair)
AlienWare Command Center 2.0
AMD FreeSync Premium Pro
ComfortView Plus
Console Mode
Dark Stabilizer
Fast IPS
Flicker-free technology
Game Enhance Mode
InfinityEdge Display
Joystick
Low Blue Light
NVIDIA G-Sync Compatible
Overclock
Preset Modes (FPS / MOBA / RTS / RPG / SPORTS / 3 user-defined)
Response Time
Smart HDR
VESA AdaptiveSync Display

Certificates, standards and licenses

Licenses from regulatory agencies, standards, certificates.

Certificates, standards and licensesBSMI
CE
FCC-B
RoHS
TÜV Rheinland Flicker Free Certification
TÜV Rheinland Low Blue Light Certification
WEEE
TUV Rheinland Flicker-free certified
TUV Rheinland Low Blue Light Certified (Software Solution)
Energy Star
FCC
RoHS
TUV Rheinland Flicker-free Certified
TUV Rheinland Low Blue Light Certified

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
0 °C - 40 °C
32 °F - 104 °F
Operating humidity10 % - 80 %20 % - 90 %10 % - 80 %
Operating altitude-5000 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
Storage humidity-10 % - 90 %5 % - 90 %
Storage altitude--12192 m
40000 ft

Accessories

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

AccessoriesDisplayPort cable (optional)
HDMI cable (optional)
USB Type-B cable (optional)
-DisplayPort cable
USB Type-B upstream cable
USB Type-C to DisplayPort cable

Additional features

Information about other features.

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