Comparison between:
- 27" MSI Optix MAG274R
- 27" Gigabyte G27F
- 28" Samsung U28E590D

Brand, series, model

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

MSI Optix MAG274RGigabyte G27FSamsung U28E590D
SeriesMAG--
MSI Optix MAG274RGigabyte G27FSamsung U28E590D
Model alias--LU28E590DS/ZA
Model year202020202015

Display

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

Size class27 in27 in28 in
Diagonal685.8 mm
68.58 cm
27 in
2.25 ft
685.8 mm
68.58 cm
27 in
2.25 ft
711.2 mm
71.12 cm
28 in
2.3333 ft
Width597.73 mm
59.773 cm
23.5327 in
1.9611 ft
597.6 mm
59.76 cm
23.5276 in
1.9606 ft
620.928 mm
62.0928 cm
24.446 in
2.0372 ft
Height336.22 mm
33.622 cm
13.237 in
1.1031 ft
336.312 mm
33.6312 cm
13.2406 in
1.1034 ft
341.28 mm
34.128 cm
13.4362 in
1.1197 ft
Panel manufacturer--Innolux
Panel model--M280DGJ-L30
Panel typeIPSIPSTN
Panel bit depth10 bits (8 bits + FRC)8 bits10 bits (8 bits + FRC)
FRCYes-Yes
Colors1073741824 colors
30 bits
16777216 colors
24 bits
1073741824 colors
30 bits
Aspect ratio1.778:1
16:9
1.778:1
16:9
1.778:1
16:9
Resolution1920 x 1080 pixels
Full HD / 1080p
1920 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
0.311 mm
0.0311 cm
0.0123 in
0.001 ft
0.16 mm
0.016 cm
0.0063 in
0.0005 ft
Pixel density81 ppi
32 ppcm
81 ppi
32 ppcm
157 ppi
61 ppcm
Display area-88.83 %84.09 %
BacklightW-LEDW-LEDW-LED
sRGB132 %114 %98 %
Adobe RGB (1998)--67 %
NTSC (1953)--72 %
DCI P395 %92 %-
Brightness300 cd/m²300 cd/m²370 cd/m²
Static contrast1000 : 11000 : 11000 : 1
Dynamic contrast100000000 : 112000000 : 1100000000 : 1
Horizontal viewing angle178 °178 °170 °
Vertical viewing angle178 °178 °160 °
Minimum response time1 ms
0.0010 s
-1 ms
0.0010 s
Average response time--3.5 ms
0.0035 s
Maximum response time--23 ms
0.0230 s
Input lag--15 ms
0.0150 s
CoatingAnti-glare/MatteAnti-glare/MatteAnti-glare/Matte (3H)
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.

3DNoNoNo

Frequencies

Information about the horizontal and vertical refresh rates/frequencies.

Horizontal frequency (digital)65.4 kHz - 166.6 kHz-30 kHz - 135 kHz
Vertical frequency (digital)30 Hz - 144 Hz48 Hz - 144 Hz24 Hz - 75 Hz
DisplayPort - 1920 x 1080 @ 144 Hz
Type-C (DP) - 1920 x 1080 @ 144 Hz
HDMI - 1920 x 1080 @ 144 Hz
-DisplayPort - 3840 x 2160 @ 60 Hz
HDMI1 - 3840 x 2160 @ 30 Hz
HDMI2 - 3840 x 2160 @ 60 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
Power consumption (off)-0.3 W0.3 W
Power consumption (sleep)-0.5 W0.45 W
Power consumption (eco)--29.6 W
Power consumption (average)28 W-38 W
Power consumption (maximum)-60 W45 W
Power consumption (annual)--85 kWh
Energy efficiency class--B

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-619 mm
61.9 cm
24.3701 in
2.0308 ft
660.9 mm
66.09 cm
26.0197 in
2.1683 ft
Height-365.51 mm
36.551 cm
14.3902 in
1.1992 ft
381.3 mm
38.13 cm
15.0118 in
1.251 ft
Depth-55.88 mm
5.588 cm
2.2 in
0.1833 ft
73.5 mm
7.35 cm
2.8937 in
0.2411 ft
Weight--4.7 kg
10.36 lbs
Width with stand614.9 mm
61.49 cm
24.2087 in
2.0174 ft
619 mm
61.9 cm
24.3701 in
2.0308 ft
660.9 mm
66.09 cm
26.0197 in
2.1683 ft
Height with stand532.7 mm
53.27 cm
20.9724 in
1.7477 ft
388.92 mm
38.892 cm
15.3118 in
1.276 ft
468.5 mm
46.85 cm
18.4449 in
1.5371 ft
Depth with stand206.7 mm
20.67 cm
8.1378 in
0.6781 ft
202.95 mm
20.295 cm
7.9902 in
0.6658 ft
187.1 mm
18.71 cm
7.3661 in
0.6138 ft
Weight with stand6.05 kg
13.34 lbs
6 kg
13.23 lbs
5.28 kg
11.64 lbs
Box width730 mm
73 cm
28.7402 in
2.395 ft
-740 mm
74 cm
29.1339 in
2.4278 ft
Box height490 mm
49 cm
19.2913 in
1.6076 ft
-461 mm
46.1 cm
18.1496 in
1.5125 ft
Box depth144 mm
14.4 cm
5.6693 in
0.4724 ft
-141 mm
14.1 cm
5.5512 in
0.4626 ft
Box weight8.7 kg
19.18 lbs
-7.75 kg
17.09 lbs
ColorsBlackBlackBlack

Ergonomics

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

VESA mountYesYesYes
VESA interface100 x 100 mm100 x 100 mm75 x 75 mm
Removable standYesYesYes
Height adjustmentYesYesNo
Height adjustment range100 mm
10 cm
3.937 in
0.3281 ft
130 mm
13 cm
5.1181 in
0.4265 ft
-
Landscape/portrait pivotYesNoNo
Left pivot90 °--
Right pivot90 °--
Left/right swivelYesNoNo
Left swivel75 °--
Right swivel75 °--
Forward/backward tiltYesYesYes
Forward tilt5 °5 °2 °
Backward tilt20 °20 °20 °
--T-shape stand

Audio

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

Speakers-2 x 2 W-
-Clear Sound-

Camera

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

CameraNoNoNo

Connectivity

Available connectivity ports, slots and interfaces.

Connectivity1 x USB (Type-C; DP)
2 x USB 2.0 (Type-A; downstream)
1 x USB 2.0 (Type-B; upstream)
2 x HDMI 2.0 (b)
1 x DisplayPort 1.2 (a)
1 x 3.5 mm Audio Out
2 x USB 3.0 (Type-A; downstream; BC 1.2 charging at 5V/1.5A)
1 x USB 3.0 (Type-B; upstream)
2 x HDMI 1.4
1 x DisplayPort 1.2
1 x 3.5 mm Audio Out
1 x HDMI 1.4
1 x HDMI 2.0
1 x DisplayPort 1.2
1 x 3.5 mm Audio Out
--High-bandwidth Digital Content Protection (HDCP)

Features

Some additional functional features of the model.

Features5-way OSD navigation joystick
AMD FreeSync Premium
Flicker-free technology
Game Mode
Gaming OSD App
HDR Ready
Low Blue Light
Mystic Light
Night Vision
Wide color gamut
AMD FreeSync Premium
Auto-Update
Black Equalizer
Dashboard
Flicker-free technology
GameAssist
Low Blue Light
OSD Sidekick
NVIDIA G-SYNC Compatible
AMD FreeSync technology
Eco Saving Plus
Eye saver mode
Flicker-free technology
Low Blue Light
Picture-by-Picture
Picture-in-Picture
Samsung MagicAngle
Samsung MagicBright
UHD Upscale

Certificates, standards and licenses

Licenses from regulatory agencies, standards, certificates.

Certificates, standards and licenses--CE
ISO9241-307
TÜV/Ergonomics

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 humidity20 % - 90 %-10 % - 80 %
Operating altitude5000 m
16404.2 ft
--
Storage temperature-20 °C - 60 °C
-4 °F - 140 °F
--20 °C - 45 °C
-4 °F - 113 °F
Storage humidity10 % - 90 %-5 % - 95 %

Accessories

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

Accessories-DisplayPort cable
HDMI cable
USB cable
DisplayPort cable
HDMI cable

Additional features

Information about other features.

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