Comparison between:
- 27" BenQ PD2705Q
- 27" BenQ SW271C
- 24.1" BenQ SW240
- 27" BenQ SW270C

Brand, series, model

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

BenQ PD2705QBenQ SW271CBenQ SW240BenQ SW270C
BenQ PD2705QBenQ SW271CBenQ SW240BenQ SW270C
Model year2020202020182019

Display

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

Size class27 in27 in24.1 in27 in
Diagonal685.8 mm
68.58 cm
27 in
2.25 ft
684 mm
68.4 cm
26.9291 in
2.2441 ft
611 mm
61.1 cm
24.0551 in
2.0046 ft
684 mm
68.4 cm
26.9291 in
2.2441 ft
Width596.736 mm
59.6736 cm
23.4935 in
1.9578 ft
596.736 mm
59.6736 cm
23.4935 in
1.9578 ft
518.4 mm
51.84 cm
20.4094 in
1.7008 ft
596.736 mm
59.6736 cm
23.4935 in
1.9578 ft
Height335.664 mm
33.5664 cm
13.2151 in
1.1013 ft
335.664 mm
33.5664 cm
13.2151 in
1.1013 ft
324 mm
32.4 cm
12.7559 in
1.063 ft
335.664 mm
33.5664 cm
13.2151 in
1.1013 ft
Panel manufacturerLG Display-AU OptronicsLG Display
Panel modelLM270WQ4-SSC1-M240UAN02.1LM270WQ6-SSA1
Panel typeAH-IPSIPSAHVA IPSIPS
Panel bit depth8 bits10 bits (8 bits + FRC)10 bits (8 bits + FRC)10 bits (8 bits + FRC)
FRCNoYesYesYes
LUT-3D LUT
16 bits
3D LUT
14 bits
3D LUT
16 bits
Colors16777216 colors
24 bits
1073741824 colors
30 bits
1073741824 colors
30 bits
1073741824 colors
30 bits
Aspect ratio1.778:1
16:9
1.778:1
16:9
1.6:1
16:10
1.778:1
16:9
Resolution2560 x 1440 pixels
Quad HD (QHD) / 1440p
3840 x 2160 pixels
Ultra HD (UHD) / 4K / 2160p
1920 x 1200 pixels2560 x 1440 pixels
Quad HD (QHD) / 1440p
Pixel pitch0.233 mm
0.0233 cm
0.0092 in
0.0008 ft
0.155 mm
0.0155 cm
0.0061 in
0.0005 ft
0.27 mm
0.027 cm
0.0106 in
0.0009 ft
0.233 mm
0.0233 cm
0.0092 in
0.0008 ft
Pixel density109 ppi
42 ppcm
163 ppi
64 ppcm
94 ppi
37 ppcm
109 ppi
42 ppcm
Display area88.67 %79.88 %88.44 %88.46 %
BacklightW-LEDW-LEDW-LEDW-LED
sRGB100 %100 %100 %100 %
Adobe RGB (1998)-99 %99 %99 %
DCI P3-90 %95 %97 %
Brightness250 cd/m²300 cd/m²250 cd/m²300 cd/m²
Peak brightness300 cd/m²---
Static contrast1000 : 11000 : 11000 : 11000 : 1
Dynamic contrast-20000000 : 120000000 : 120000000 : 1
HDR-HDR10
HLG (Hybrid Log Gamma)
-HDR10
Horizontal viewing angle178 °178 °178 °178 °
Vertical viewing angle178 °178 °178 °178 °
Minimum response time5 ms
0.0050 s
5 ms
0.0050 s
5 ms
0.0050 s
5 ms
0.0050 s
Average response time--14 ms
0.0140 s
14 ms
0.0140 s
Maximum response time--18 ms
0.0180 s
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Input lag--17 ms
0.0170 s
30 ms
0.0300 s
CoatingAnti-glare/MatteAnti-glare/Matte (3H)-Anti-glare/Matte (3H)

3D

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

3DNoNoNoNo

Frequencies

Information about the horizontal and vertical refresh rates/frequencies.

Horizontal frequency (digital)-27 kHz - 140 kHz30 kHz - 83 kHz27 kHz - 140 kHz
Vertical frequency (digital)60 Hz24 Hz - 76 Hz50 Hz - 76 Hz24 Hz - 76 Hz

Power supply and consumption

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

110V-100 V - 120 V100 V - 120 V100 V - 120 V
220V220 V - 240 V220 V - 240 V220 V - 240 V220 V - 240 V
Alternating current frequency50 Hz - 60 Hz50 Hz - 60 Hz50 Hz - 60 Hz50 Hz - 60 Hz
Power consumption (off)0.5 W0.5 W0.5 W0.5 W
Power consumption (sleep)0.5 W0.5 W0.5 W0.5 W
Power consumption (eco)24 W-19.02 W18 W
Power consumption (average)-37 W55 W36.1 W
Power consumption (maximum)155 W--47 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.

Width614 mm
61.4 cm
24.1732 in
2.0144 ft
647.04 mm
64.704 cm
25.474 in
2.1228 ft
533.2 mm
53.32 cm
20.9921 in
1.7493 ft
613.8 mm
61.38 cm
24.1654 in
2.0138 ft
Height367.9 mm
36.79 cm
14.4843 in
1.207 ft
387.56 mm
38.756 cm
15.2583 in
1.2715 ft
356.2 mm
35.62 cm
14.0236 in
1.1686 ft
368.9 mm
36.89 cm
14.5236 in
1.2103 ft
Depth57.2 mm
5.72 cm
2.252 in
0.1877 ft
74.64 mm
7.464 cm
2.9386 in
0.2449 ft
56.44 mm
5.644 cm
2.222 in
0.1852 ft
62.65 mm
6.265 cm
2.4665 in
0.2055 ft
Weight-7.1 kg
15.65 lbs
4.9 kg
10.8 lbs
6.5 kg
14.33 lbs
Width with stand614 mm
61.4 cm
24.1732 in
2.0144 ft
647.04 mm
64.704 cm
25.474 in
2.1228 ft
533.2 mm
53.32 cm
20.9921 in
1.7493 ft
613.8 mm
61.38 cm
24.1654 in
2.0138 ft
Height with stand428.5 mm
42.85 cm
16.8701 in
1.4058 ft
503 mm
50.3 cm
19.8031 in
1.6503 ft
428.5 mm
42.85 cm
16.8701 in
1.4058 ft
504.5 mm
50.45 cm
19.8622 in
1.6552 ft
Depth with stand230.7 mm
23.07 cm
9.0827 in
0.7569 ft
285.27 mm
28.527 cm
11.2311 in
0.9359 ft
230.71 mm
23.071 cm
9.0831 in
0.7569 ft
213.4 mm
21.34 cm
8.4016 in
0.7001 ft
Weight with stand5.7 kg
12.57 lbs
10.9 kg
24.03 lbs
7.6 kg
16.76 lbs
9.5 kg
20.94 lbs
Box width680 mm
68 cm
26.7717 in
2.231 ft
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Box height500 mm
50 cm
19.685 in
1.6404 ft
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Box depth223 mm
22.3 cm
8.7795 in
0.7316 ft
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Box weight10.9 kg
24.03 lbs
21.2 kg
46.74 lbs
9.5 kg
20.94 lbs
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ColorsDark GrayGrayGrayGray

Ergonomics

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

VESA mountYesYesYesYes
VESA interface100 x 100 mm100 x 100 mm100 x 100 mm100 x 100 mm
Removable standYesYesYesYes
Height adjustmentYesYesYesYes
Height adjustment range120 mm
12 cm
4.7244 in
0.3937 ft
150 mm
15 cm
5.9055 in
0.4921 ft
140 mm
14 cm
5.5118 in
0.4593 ft
150 mm
15 cm
5.9055 in
0.4921 ft
Landscape/portrait pivotYesYesYesYes
Left pivot90 °0 °0 °0 °
Right pivot90 °90 °90 °90 °
Left/right swivelYesYesYesYes
Left swivel45 °45 °45 °45 °
Right swivel45 °45 °45 °45 °
Forward/backward tiltYesYesYesYes
Forward tilt5 °5 °5 °5 °
Backward tilt20 °20 °20 °20 °
Cable management hole---

Audio

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

Speakers2 x 2 W---

Camera

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

CameraNoNoNoNo

Connectivity

Available connectivity ports, slots and interfaces.

Connectivity1 x USB (Type-C; 65W; DP Alt Mode)
1 x USB 3.1 (Type-B; upstream)
4 x USB 3.1 (Type-A; downstream)
1 x HDMI 2.0
1 x DisplayPort (Out with MST)
1 x DisplayPort 1.4
1 x 3.5 mm Audio Out
1 x USB 3.1 (Type-C; Gen 1; upstream; 60W; DP Alt Mode)
1 x USB 3.1 (Type-B; Gen 1; upstream)
2 x USB 3.1 (Type-A; Gen 1; downstream)
2 x HDMI 2.0
1 x DisplayPort 1.4
1 x 3.5 mm Audio Out
1 x SD Memory Card Slot
1 x USB 3.0 (upstream)
2 x USB 3.0 (downstream)
1 x HDMI 1.4
1 x DisplayPort 1.2
1 x DVI-D Dual Link
1 x 3.5 mm Audio Out
1 x SD Memory Card Slot
1 x USB 3.1 (upstream)
1 x USB 3.1 (Type-C - 60 W)
2 x USB 3.1 (downstream)
2 x HDMI 2.0
1 x DisplayPort 1.4
1 x 3.5 mm Audio Out
1 x SD Memory Card Slot
High-bandwidth Digital Content Protection (HDCP) 2.2High-bandwidth Digital Content Protection (HDCP) 2.2High-bandwidth Digital Content Protection (HDCP)High-bandwidth Digital Content Protection (HDCP) 2.2

Features

Some additional functional features of the model.

FeaturesAQCOLOR technology
DualView (Picture-by-Picture)
Flicker-free technology
HDR10 compatible
ICCsync
KVM Switch
Low Blue Light
Professional Modes (Darkroom
M-book
Animation
CAD/CAM)
Advanced Black & White Mode
Advanced Motion Accelerator (AMA)
AQCOLOR Technology
BenQ Uniformity Technology
Black Level
CalMAN Verified
Flicker-free technology
GamutDuo Mode
Hardware Calibration
Hotkey Puck G2
Low Blue Light
Multi-Monitor Color Consistency
Pantone Validated
Paper Color Sync
Picture-by-Picture
Picture-in-Picture
Professional Panel Guarantee
AMA (Advanced Motion Accelerator)
Hardware calibration ready
AMA (Advanced Motion Accelerator)
AQCOLOR Technology
Black Level
Flicker-free technology
Hardware calibration ready
Low Blue Light
Picture-by-Picture
Picture-in-Picture

Image file formats

Smart TV sets allow the display of different image file formats.

Image file formatsJPEG
GIF
PNG
MPO
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Audio file formats

Smart TV sets allow playing different audio file formats.

Audio file formats/codecsFLAC
M4A
MIDI
MP3
WMA
WAV
LPCM
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Video file formats

Smart TV sets allow playing various video file formats.

Video file formats/codecsAVI
DivX
H.263
H.264
H.265
MKV
QuickTime
M2TS
MP4
WebM
WMV
Xvid
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Certificates, standards and licenses

Licenses from regulatory agencies, standards, certificates.

Certificates, standards and licensesENERGY STAR
Mac Compatible
Pantone Validated
UL/cUL
Verified by CalMAN
Windows 10
Windows 8.1
Windows 8
Windows 7
ENERGY STAR
WHQL (Windows 10; Windows 8.1; Windows 8; Windows 7)
ENERGY STAR 7.0
TCO 7.0
WHQL (Windows 10; Windows 8.1; Windows 8; Windows 7)
ENERGY STAR 7.0
WHQL (Windows 10; Windows 8.1; Windows 8; Windows 7)

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
0 °C - 40 °C
32 °F - 104 °F
0 °C - 40 °C
32 °F - 104 °F
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Operating humidity10 % - 80 %10 % - 90 %10 % - 90 %-

Accessories

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

AccessoriesDisplayPort cable
HDMI cable (optional)
USB Type-A cable
USB Type-C cable
DisplayPort cable - mini-DP to DP
HDMI cable
USB Type-A cable
USB Type-C cable
DisplayPort cable - mini-DP to DP
DVI-D cable
USB upstream cable
DisplayPort cable - mini-DP to DP
USB 3.1 cable

Additional features

Information about other features.

Additional featuresDesignVue Designer Monitor
Anti-theft stand lock slot - Kensington
Anti-theft stand lock slot - KensingtonAnti-theft stand lock slot - KensingtonAnti-theft stand lock slot - Kensington
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