Comparison between:
- 27" BenQ XL2720Z
- 27" Asus TUF Gaming VG279QM

Brand, series, model

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

BenQ XL2720ZAsus TUF Gaming VG279QM
Series-TUF Gaming
BenQ XL2720ZAsus TUF Gaming VG279QM
Model year20132019

Display

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

Size class27 in27 in
Diagonal684.7 mm
68.47 cm
26.9567 in
2.2464 ft
685.655 mm
68.5655 cm
26.9943 in
2.2495 ft
Width597.6 mm
59.76 cm
23.5276 in
1.9606 ft
597.6 mm
59.76 cm
23.5276 in
1.9606 ft
Height336.15 mm
33.615 cm
13.2343 in
1.1029 ft
336.15 mm
33.615 cm
13.2343 in
1.1029 ft
Panel manufacturerAU OptronicsAU Optronics
Panel modelM270HTN01.0M270HAN03.0
Panel typeTNAHVA IPS
Panel bit depth8 bits (6 bits + FRC)8 bits
FRCYesNo
Colors16777216 colors
24 bits
16777216 colors
24 bits
Aspect ratio1.778:1
16:9
1.778:1
16:9
Resolution1920 x 1080 pixels
Full HD / 1080p
1920 x 1080 pixels
Full HD / 1080p
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
Pixel density81 ppi
32 ppcm
81 ppi
32 ppcm
Display area64.52 %89.43 %
BacklightW-LEDW-LED
sRGB89 %99 %
Adobe RGB (1998)64.9 %-
NTSC (1953)72 %-
DCI P3-80 %
Rec. 2020-57 %
Brightness300 cd/m²400 cd/m²
Peak brightness-500 cd/m²
Static contrast1000 : 11000 : 1
Dynamic contrast12000000 : 1-
HDR-DisplayHDR 400
Horizontal viewing angle170 °178 °
Vertical viewing angle160 °178 °
Minimum response time1 ms
0.0010 s
1 ms
0.0010 s
Average response time4 ms
0.0040 s
-
Maximum response time7 ms
0.0070 s
-
Input lag3.2 ms
0.0032 s
2.3 ms
0.0023 s
CoatingAnti-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.

3DYesNo

Frequencies

Information about the horizontal and vertical refresh rates/frequencies.

Horizontal frequency (digital)-30 kHz - 255 kHz
Vertical frequency (digital)144 Hz48 Hz - 280 Hz
-HDMI - 30 kHz - 255 KHz
DisplayPort - 255 kHz - 255 kHz
HDMI - 48 Hz - 240 Hz
DisplayPort - 48 kHz - 280 kHz
Vertical refresh rate with overdrive - 280 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)0.5 W0.5 W
Power consumption (sleep)0.5 W0.5 W
Power consumption (eco)16 W26 W
Power consumption (average)27 W75 W
Power consumption (maximum)34 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.

Width642 mm
64.2 cm
25.2756 in
2.1063 ft
619.4 mm
61.94 cm
24.3858 in
2.0322 ft
Height485 mm
48.5 cm
19.0945 in
1.5912 ft
362.65 mm
36.265 cm
14.2776 in
1.1898 ft
Depth74 mm
7.4 cm
2.9134 in
0.2428 ft
50.58 mm
5.058 cm
1.9913 in
0.1659 ft
Weight-3.5 kg
7.72 lbs
Width with stand642 mm
64.2 cm
25.2756 in
2.1063 ft
619.4 mm
61.94 cm
24.3858 in
2.0322 ft
Height with stand548 mm
54.8 cm
21.5748 in
1.7979 ft
376.73 mm
37.673 cm
14.8319 in
1.236 ft
Depth with stand273 mm
27.3 cm
10.748 in
0.8957 ft
211.37 mm
21.137 cm
8.3217 in
0.6935 ft
Weight with stand7.5 kg
16.53 lbs
5.6 kg
12.35 lbs
Box width-700 mm
70 cm
27.5591 in
2.2966 ft
Box height-458 mm
45.8 cm
18.0315 in
1.5026 ft
Box depth-190 mm
19 cm
7.4803 in
0.6234 ft
Box weight-8.2 kg
18.08 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 range140 mm
14 cm
5.5118 in
0.4593 ft
130 mm
13 cm
5.1181 in
0.4265 ft
Landscape/portrait pivotYesYes
Left pivot0 °90 °
Right pivot90 °90 °
Left/right swivelYesYes
Left swivel45 °90 °
Right swivel45 °90 °
Forward/backward tiltYesYes
Forward tilt5 °5 °
Backward tilt20 °33 °

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.

Connectivity1 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
2 x HDMI 2.0
1 x DisplayPort 1.2
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.

FeaturesBlack 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
Adaptive-Sync Technology
AMD FreeSync technology
Asus FastIPS
Aura Sync
Color Temperature Selection (4 modes)
Dynamic shadow boost
ELMB (Extreme Low Motion Blur) Sync
Flicker-free technology
GameFast Input technology
GamePlus (Crosshair/Timer/FPS Counter/Display Alignment)
GameVisual
Low Blue Light
Multi HDR Mode
Nvidia G-SYNC compatible
Shadow Boost
Trace Free Technology

Certificates, standards and licenses

Licenses from regulatory agencies, standards, certificates.

Certificates, standards and licensesENERGY STAR 6.0TUV Flicker-free
TUV Low Blue Light

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 temperature-0 °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
D-sub cable
DVI cable
USB 3.0 cable
DisplayPort cable (optional)
HDMI cable (optional)

Additional features

Information about other features.

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