Comparison between:
- 27" Asus RoG Swift PG27VQ
- 27" BenQ XL2720Z

Brand, series, model

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

Asus RoG Swift PG27VQBenQ XL2720Z
Asus RoG Swift PG27VQBenQ XL2720Z
Model year20172013

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
684.7 mm
68.47 cm
26.9567 in
2.2464 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
Height335.664 mm
33.5664 cm
13.2151 in
1.1013 ft
336.15 mm
33.615 cm
13.2343 in
1.1029 ft
Radius of curvature1800 mm
180 cm
70.8661 in
5.9055 ft
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Panel manufacturerAU OptronicsAU Optronics
Panel modelM270DTR01.0M270HTN01.0
Panel typeTNTN
Panel bit depth8 bits8 bits (6 bits + FRC)
FRC-Yes
Colors16777216 colors
24 bits
16777216 colors
24 bits
Aspect ratio1.778:1
16:9
1.778:1
16:9
Resolution2560 x 1440 pixels
Quad HD (QHD) / 1440p
1920 x 1080 pixels
Full HD / 1080p
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
Pixel density109 ppi
42 ppcm
81 ppi
32 ppcm
Display area88.03 %64.52 %
BacklightW-LEDW-LED
sRGB95 %89 %
Adobe RGB (1998)70 %64.9 %
NTSC (1953)72 %72 %
Brightness400 cd/m²300 cd/m²
Static contrast1000 : 11000 : 1
Dynamic contrast20000000 : 112000000 : 1
Horizontal viewing angle170 °170 °
Vertical viewing angle160 °160 °
Minimum response time1 ms
0.0010 s
1 ms
0.0010 s
Average response time5 ms
0.0050 s
4 ms
0.0040 s
Maximum response time-7 ms
0.0070 s
Input lag15 ms
0.0150 s
3.2 ms
0.0032 s
CoatingAnti-glare/MatteAnti-glare/Matte (3H)

3D

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

3DYesYes
NVidia 3D Vision Ready-

Frequencies

Information about the horizontal and vertical refresh rates/frequencies.

Horizontal frequency (digital)88 kHz - 240 kHz-
Vertical frequency (digital)60 Hz - 165 Hz144 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
Electric current (A)4.74 A-
Power consumption (off)0.5 W0.5 W
Power consumption (sleep)0.5 W0.5 W
Power consumption (eco)25 W16 W
Power consumption (average)67.5 W27 W
Power consumption (maximum)90 W34 W
Energy efficiency classC-

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.

Width614.5 mm
61.45 cm
24.1929 in
2.0161 ft
642 mm
64.2 cm
25.2756 in
2.1063 ft
Height370.3 mm
37.03 cm
14.5787 in
1.2149 ft
485 mm
48.5 cm
19.0945 in
1.5912 ft
Depth113.8 mm
11.38 cm
4.4803 in
0.3734 ft
74 mm
7.4 cm
2.9134 in
0.2428 ft
Weight5.8 kg
12.79 lbs
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Width with stand614.5 mm
61.45 cm
24.1929 in
2.0161 ft
642 mm
64.2 cm
25.2756 in
2.1063 ft
Height with stand422.2 mm
42.22 cm
16.622 in
1.3852 ft
548 mm
54.8 cm
21.5748 in
1.7979 ft
Depth with stand268.7 mm
26.87 cm
10.5787 in
0.8816 ft
273 mm
27.3 cm
10.748 in
0.8957 ft
Weight with stand8.46 kg
18.65 lbs
7.5 kg
16.53 lbs
ColorsBlackBlack

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 range100 mm
10 cm
3.937 in
0.3281 ft
140 mm
14 cm
5.5118 in
0.4593 ft
Landscape/portrait pivotNoYes
Left pivot-0 °
Right pivot-90 °
Left/right swivelYesYes
Left swivel40 °45 °
Right swivel40 °45 °
Forward/backward tiltYesYes
Forward tilt5 °5 °
Backward tilt20 °20 °

Camera

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

CameraNoNo

Connectivity

Available connectivity ports, slots and interfaces.

Connectivity2 x USB 3.0 (downstream)
1 x USB 3.0 (upstream)
1 x HDMI 1.4
1 x DisplayPort 1.2
1 x 3.5 mm Audio Out
1 x USB (mini)
3 x USB 2.0 (downstream)
1 x USB 3.0 (upstream)
2 x HDMI 1.4
1 x DisplayPort 1.2
1 x DVI-D Dual Link
1 x D-sub
1 x 3.5 mm Audio Out
High-bandwidth Digital Content Protection (HDCP)High-bandwidth Digital Content Protection (HDCP)

Features

Some additional functional features of the model.

Features5-way OSD joystick
Aura Sync Technology
Flicker-free technology
GamePlus (Crosshair/Timer/FPS Counter/Display Alignment)
GameVisual
Nvidia G-SYNC Technology
Nvidia ULMB (Ultra Low Motion Blur)
Trace Free Technology
Black eQualizer 2.0
Display Pilot
Flicker-free technology
FPS / RTS mode
Game mode loader
Low Blue Light
Motion Blur Reduction 2.0
Nvidia 3D LightBoost
Nvidia 3D Vision 2
S Switch Arc
Senseye 3

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)
ENERGY STAR 6.0

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
-
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 cable
HDMI cable
USB 3.0 upstream cable
DisplayPort cable
D-sub cable
DVI cable
USB 3.0 cable

Additional features

Information about other features.

Additional features-Anti-theft stand lock slot - Kensington
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