Comparison between:
- 31.5" MSI MAG321QR-QD
- 27" MSI G274QPF-QD
- 27" MSI Optix MAG274QRF-QD

Brand, series, model

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

MSI MAG321QR-QDMSI G274QPF-QDMSI Optix MAG274QRF-QD
SeriesMAGGMAG
MSI MAG321QR-QDMSI G274QPF-QDMSI Optix MAG274QRF-QD
Model year202320222020

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
685.655 mm
68.5655 cm
26.9943 in
2.2495 ft
685.8 mm
68.58 cm
27 in
2.25 ft
Width698.112 mm
69.8112 cm
27.4847 in
2.2904 ft
597.6 mm
59.76 cm
23.5276 in
1.9606 ft
597.73 mm
59.773 cm
23.5327 in
1.9611 ft
Height392.688 mm
39.2688 cm
15.4602 in
1.2883 ft
336.15 mm
33.615 cm
13.2343 in
1.1029 ft
336.22 mm
33.622 cm
13.237 in
1.1031 ft
Panel manufacturer--AU Optronics
Panel model--M270DAN08.2
Panel typeIPSIPSIPS
Panel bit depth10 bits (8 bits + FRC)10 bits (8 bits + FRC)8 bits
FRCYesYesNo
Colors1073741824 colors
30 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
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
108 ppi
42 ppcm
Display area89.33 %--
BacklightW-LEDW-LEDW-LED
sRGB140 %154 %147 %
Adobe RGB (1998)98 %93 %100 %
DCI P397 %95 %97 %
Rec. 202081 %80 %-
Brightness350 cd/m²300 cd/m²300 cd/m²
Peak brightness400 cd/m²400 cd/m²390 cd/m²
Static contrast1200 : 11000 : 11200 : 1
Dynamic contrast100000000 : 1100000000 : 1100000000 : 1
HDRDisplayHDR 400DisplayHDR 400-
Horizontal viewing angle178 °178 °178 °
Vertical viewing angle178 °178 °178 °
Minimum response time4 ms
0.0040 s
1 ms
0.0010 s
3.4 ms
0.0034 s
Average response time--6 ms
0.0060 s
Input lag-3.5 ms
0.0035 s
9 ms
0.0090 s
CoatingAnti-glare/MatteAnti-glare/MatteAnti-glare/Matte
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.

3DNoNoNo

Frequencies

Information about the horizontal and vertical refresh rates/frequencies.

Horizontal frequency (digital)72.6 kHz - 245.5 kHz90.9 kHz - 242.2 kHz90.9 kHz - 242.4 kHz
Vertical frequency (digital)48 Hz - 170 Hz48 Hz - 170 Hz30 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 - 48 Hz - 170 Hz
HDMI - 48 Hz - 144 Hz
USB Type-C - 48 Hz - 170 Hz
DisplayPort - 30 Hz - 165 Hz
Type-C (DP) - 30 Hz - 165 Hz
HDMI - 30 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 - 60 Hz
Electric current (A)-3.42 A3.42 A
Power consumption (off)0.3 W0.3 W-
Power consumption (sleep)0.5 W0.5 W-
Power consumption (average)32 W-32 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.

Width716.2 mm
71.62 cm
28.1969 in
2.3497 ft
613.49 mm
61.349 cm
24.1531 in
2.0128 ft
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Height428.5 mm
42.85 cm
16.8701 in
1.4058 ft
--
Depth61 mm
6.1 cm
2.4016 in
0.2001 ft
--
Weight-4.05 kg
8.93 lbs
-
Width with stand716.2 mm
71.62 cm
28.1969 in
2.3497 ft
613.49 mm
61.349 cm
24.1531 in
2.0128 ft
614.9 mm
61.49 cm
24.2087 in
2.0174 ft
Height with stand476 mm
47.6 cm
18.7402 in
1.5617 ft
402.08 mm
40.208 cm
15.8299 in
1.3192 ft
532.7 mm
53.27 cm
20.9724 in
1.7477 ft
Depth with stand233.7 mm
23.37 cm
9.2008 in
0.7667 ft
196.48 mm
19.648 cm
7.7354 in
0.6446 ft
206.7 mm
20.67 cm
8.1378 in
0.6781 ft
Weight with stand8.5 kg
18.74 lbs
6.05 kg
13.34 lbs
6.05 kg
13.34 lbs
Box width-815 mm
81.5 cm
32.0866 in
2.6739 ft
730 mm
73 cm
28.7402 in
2.395 ft
Box height-502 mm
50.2 cm
19.7638 in
1.647 ft
490 mm
49 cm
19.2913 in
1.6076 ft
Box depth-145 mm
14.5 cm
5.7087 in
0.4757 ft
220 mm
22 cm
8.6614 in
0.7218 ft
Box weight11.2 kg
24.69 lbs
8 kg
17.64 lbs
8.7 kg
19.18 lbs
Stand depth233.7 mm
23.37 cm
9.2008 in
0.7667 ft
196.48 mm
19.648 cm
7.7354 in
0.6446 ft
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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
100 mm
10 cm
3.937 in
0.3281 ft
Landscape/portrait pivotNoYesYes
Left pivot-90 °90 °
Right pivot-90 °90 °
Left/right swivelYesYesYes
Left swivel45 °45 °75 °
Right swivel45 °45 °75 °
Forward/backward tiltYesYesYes
Forward tilt5 °5 °5 °
Backward tilt20 °20 °20 °

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; 15W; DP Alt Mode)
2 x HDMI 2.0 (b)
1 x DisplayPort 1.4
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
-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%)

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
Frameless design
Low Blue Light
Night Vision
NVIDIA G-Sync Compatible
Picture-by-Picture
Picture-in-Picture
Rapid IPS
Quantum Dot Color
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

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
BSMI
CE
FCC
RoHS
TÜV Rheinland Flicker-free Certified
TÜV Rheinland Low Blue Light Certified
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
0 °C - 40 °C
32 °F - 104 °F
10 °C - 40 °C
50 °F - 104 °F
Operating humidity10 % - 80 %20 % - 90 %20 % - 90 %
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 %10 % - 90 %

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 (optional)
HDMI 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 - Kensington
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