Comparison between:
- 27" MSI Optix MPG27C
- 27" Asus PA27UCX

Brand, series, model

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

MSI Optix MPG27CAsus PA27UCX
SeriesMPGProArt
MSI Optix MPG27CAsus PA27UCX
Model year20182019

Display

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

Size class27 in27 in
Diagonal685.8 mm
68.58 cm
27 in
2.25 ft
685.8 mm
68.58 cm
27 in
2.25 ft
Width597.888 mm
59.7888 cm
23.5389 in
1.9616 ft
596.736 mm
59.6736 cm
23.4935 in
1.9578 ft
Height336.312 mm
33.6312 cm
13.2406 in
1.1034 ft
335.664 mm
33.5664 cm
13.2151 in
1.1013 ft
Radius of curvature1800 mm
180 cm
70.8661 in
5.9055 ft
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Panel manufacturer-AU Optronics
Panel typeVAAHVA IPS
Panel bit depth8 bits10 bits
FRCNoNo
Colors16777216 colors
24 bits
1073741824 colors
30 bits
Aspect ratio1.778:1
16:9
1.778:1
16:9
Resolution1920 x 1080 pixels
Full HD / 1080p
3840 x 2160 pixels
Ultra HD (UHD) / 4K / 2160p
Pixel pitch0.311 mm
0.0311 cm
0.0123 in
0.001 ft
0.155 mm
0.0155 cm
0.0061 in
0.0005 ft
Pixel density81 ppi
32 ppcm
163 ppi
64 ppcm
Display area-87.26 %
BacklightW-LEDMini LED
sRGB115 %100 %
Adobe RGB (1998)-99.5 %
NTSC (1953)90 %-
DCI P3-97 %
Rec. 2020-83 %
Brightness250 cd/m²-
Peak brightness-1000 cd/m²
Static contrast3000 : 11000 : 1
Dynamic contrast100000000 : 11000000 : 1
HDR-HDR10
HLG (Hybrid Log Gamma)
Dolby Vision
DisplayHDR 1000
Horizontal viewing angle178 °178 °
Vertical viewing angle178 °178 °
Minimum response time1 ms
0.0010 s
5 ms
0.0050 s
CoatingAnti-glare/MatteAnti-glare/Matte (3H)
Response time - 1 ms (MPRT - Motion Picture Response Time)Local dimming - 576 zones

3D

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

3DNo-

Frequencies

Information about the horizontal and vertical refresh rates/frequencies.

Horizontal frequency (digital)-40 kHz - 144 kHz
Vertical frequency (digital)144 Hz30 Hz - 60 Hz

Power supply and consumption

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

110V100 V - 120 V100 V - 120 V
220V220 V - 240 V220 V - 240 V
Alternating current frequency50 Hz - 60 Hz50 Hz - 60 Hz
Power consumption (off)0.3 W-
Power consumption (sleep)0.5 W0.5 W
Power consumption (average)-46 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.

Width-625.2 mm
62.52 cm
24.6142 in
2.0512 ft
Height-367.15 mm
36.715 cm
14.4547 in
1.2046 ft
Depth-91.27 mm
9.127 cm
3.5933 in
0.2994 ft
Weight-7.6 kg
16.76 lbs
Width with stand612 mm
61.2 cm
24.0945 in
2.0079 ft
625.2 mm
62.52 cm
24.6142 in
2.0512 ft
Height with stand555.8 mm
55.58 cm
21.8819 in
1.8235 ft
424.5 mm
42.45 cm
16.7126 in
1.3927 ft
Depth with stand379.3 mm
37.93 cm
14.9331 in
1.2444 ft
228.8 mm
22.88 cm
9.0079 in
0.7507 ft
Weight with stand7.6 kg
16.76 lbs
11.5 kg
25.35 lbs
Box width-768 mm
76.8 cm
30.2362 in
2.5197 ft
Box height-479 mm
47.9 cm
18.8583 in
1.5715 ft
Box depth-355 mm
35.5 cm
13.9764 in
1.1647 ft
Box weight-15.5 kg
34.17 lbs
ColorsBlack
Red
Black

Ergonomics

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

VESA mountYesYes
VESA interface100 x 100 mm100 x 100 mm
Removable standYesYes
Height adjustmentYesYes
Height adjustment range120 mm
12 cm
4.7244 in
0.3937 ft
120 mm
12 cm
4.7244 in
0.3937 ft
Landscape/portrait pivotNoYes
Left pivot-90 °
Right pivot-90 °
Left/right swivelYesYes
Left swivel40 °60 °
Right swivel40 °60 °
Forward/backward tiltYesYes
Forward tilt5 °5 °
Backward tilt20 °23 °

Audio

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

Speakers-2 x 2 W

Camera

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

CameraNoNo

Connectivity

Available connectivity ports, slots and interfaces.

Connectivity2 x USB 2.0 (downstream)
1 x USB 3.0 (upstream)
2 x HDMI 1.4
1 x DisplayPort 1.2
1 x 3.5 mm Microphone In
1 x 3.5 mm Audio Out
4 x USB 3.0 (downstream)
1 x USB 3.0 (Type-C; upstream)
2 x HDMI 2.0 (b)
1 x DisplayPort 1.2
1 x 3.5 mm Audio Out
-High-bandwidth Digital Content Protection (HDCP) 2.2

Features

Some additional functional features of the model.

FeaturesAMD FreeSync technology
Flicker-free technology
Low Blue Light
Adaptive-Sync Technology
Color Adjustment
DICOM Calibration
Flicker-free technology
Gamma adjustment
Low Blue Light
Picture-by-Picture
Picture-in-Picture

Certificates, standards and licenses

Licenses from regulatory agencies, standards, certificates.

Certificates, standards and licenses-BSMI
CB
CCC
CE
CEC
CEL level
CU
ErP
FCC
ISO-9241-307
J-MOSS
KCC
Mac Compliance
PSE
RoHS
UkrSEPRO
UL/cUL
VCCI
WEEE
WHQL (Windows 10
Windows 8.1
Windows 7)
MEPS
RCM
TUV Flicker-free
KC
eStandby
TUV Low Blue Light
ICES-3
PC recycle

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
0 °C - 40 °C
32 °F - 104 °F
Operating humidity10 % - 80 %-
Storage temperature--20 °C - 60 °C
-4 °F - 140 °F

Accessories

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

AccessoriesDisplayPort cableDisplayPort cable (optional)
HDMI cable (optional)
USB cable (optional)
USB Type-C cable (optional)
Color pre-calibration report
Monitor hood

Additional features

Information about other features.

Additional features-Anti-theft stand lock slot - Kensington
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