Comparison between:
- 24.1" BenQ SW242Q
- 27" BenQ SW272Q
- 27" BenQ SW272U
- 31.9" Asus PA32UCR

Brand, series, model

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

BenQ SW242QBenQ SW272QBenQ SW272UAsus PA32UCR
Series---ProArt
BenQ SW242QBenQ SW272QBenQ SW272UAsus PA32UCR
Model year2024202320232021

Display

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

Size class24.1 in27 in27 in31.9 in
Diagonal611 mm
61.1 cm
24.0551 in
2.0046 ft
684 mm
68.4 cm
26.9291 in
2.2441 ft
684 mm
68.4 cm
26.9291 in
2.2441 ft
812.87 mm
81.287 cm
32.0028 in
2.6669 ft
Width518.4 mm
51.84 cm
20.4094 in
1.7008 ft
596.736 mm
59.6736 cm
23.4935 in
1.9578 ft
596.736 mm
59.6736 cm
23.4935 in
1.9578 ft
708.48 mm
70.848 cm
27.8929 in
2.3244 ft
Height324 mm
32.4 cm
12.7559 in
1.063 ft
335.664 mm
33.5664 cm
13.2151 in
1.1013 ft
335.664 mm
33.5664 cm
13.2151 in
1.1013 ft
398.52 mm
39.852 cm
15.6898 in
1.3075 ft
Panel typeIPSIPSIPSAHVA IPS
Panel bit depth10 bits (8 bits + FRC)10 bits (8 bits + FRC)10 bits10 bits
FRCYesYes-No
LUT3D LUT
16 bits
3D LUT
16 bits
3D LUT
16 bits
-
Colors1073741824 colors
30 bits
1073741824 colors
30 bits
1073741824 colors
30 bits
1073741824 colors
30 bits
Aspect ratio1.778:1
16:9
1.778:1
16:9
1.778:1
16:9
1.778:1
16:9
Resolution2560 x 1440 pixels
Quad HD (QHD) / 1440p
2560 x 1440 pixels
Quad HD (QHD) / 1440p
3840 x 2160 pixels
Ultra HD (UHD) / 4K / 2160p
3840 x 2160 pixels
Ultra HD (UHD) / 4K / 2160p
Pixel pitch0.203 mm
0.0203 cm
0.008 in
0.0007 ft
0.233 mm
0.0233 cm
0.0092 in
0.0008 ft
0.155 mm
0.0155 cm
0.0061 in
0.0005 ft
0.185 mm
0.0185 cm
0.0073 in
0.0006 ft
Pixel density125 ppi
49 ppcm
109 ppi
42 ppcm
163 ppi
64 ppcm
137 ppi
54 ppcm
Display area88.44 %84.46 %84.46 %91.21 %
BacklightW-LEDW-LEDW-LEDMini LED
sRGB100 %100 %100 %100 %
Adobe RGB (1998)99 %99 %99 %99.5 %
DCI P398 %98 %99 %99 %
Rec. 2020---87 %
Brightness400 cd/m²300 cd/m²400 cd/m²400 cd/m²
Peak brightness---1000 cd/m²
Static contrast1000 : 11000 : 11000 : 11000 : 1
Dynamic contrast20000000 : 120000000 : 120000000 : 1100000000 : 1
HDRHDR10HDR10HDR10
HLG (Hybrid Log Gamma)
HDR10
HLG (Hybrid Log Gamma)
DisplayHDR 1000
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
CoatingAnti-glare/Matte (3H)Anti-glare/Matte (3H)Anti-glare/Matte (3H)Anti-glare/Matte (3H)
---Local dimming - 576 zones
Color Accuracy - △E < 1

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)---40 kHz - 144 kHz
Vertical frequency (digital)60 Hz60 Hz60 Hz30 Hz - 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 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)0.3 W0.3 W0.3 W-
Power consumption (sleep)0.3 W0.3 W0.3 W-
Power consumption (average)-25 W34 W46 W
Power consumption (maximum)-160 W210 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.

Width533.2 mm
53.32 cm
20.9921 in
1.7493 ft
613.9 mm
61.39 cm
24.1693 in
2.0141 ft
613.9 mm
61.39 cm
24.1693 in
2.0141 ft
726.88 mm
72.688 cm
28.6173 in
2.3848 ft
Height356.2 mm
35.62 cm
14.0236 in
1.1686 ft
386.3 mm
38.63 cm
15.2087 in
1.2674 ft
386.3 mm
38.63 cm
15.2087 in
1.2674 ft
425.87 mm
42.587 cm
16.7665 in
1.3972 ft
Depth56.44 mm
5.644 cm
2.222 in
0.1852 ft
74.64 mm
7.464 cm
2.9386 in
0.2449 ft
74.64 mm
7.464 cm
2.9386 in
0.2449 ft
68.68 mm
6.868 cm
2.7039 in
0.2253 ft
Weight-4.92 kg
10.85 lbs
4.92 kg
10.85 lbs
7.7 kg
16.98 lbs
Width with stand533.2 mm
53.32 cm
20.9921 in
1.7493 ft
613.9 mm
61.39 cm
24.1693 in
2.0141 ft
613.9 mm
61.39 cm
24.1693 in
2.0141 ft
726.88 mm
72.688 cm
28.6173 in
2.3848 ft
Height with stand-463.2 mm
46.32 cm
18.2362 in
1.5197 ft
463.2 mm
46.32 cm
18.2362 in
1.5197 ft
474.15 mm
47.415 cm
18.6673 in
1.5556 ft
Depth with stand-274 mm
27.4 cm
10.7874 in
0.899 ft
274 mm
27.4 cm
10.7874 in
0.899 ft
245 mm
24.5 cm
9.6457 in
0.8038 ft
Weight with stand-8.3 kg
18.3 lbs
8.3 kg
18.3 lbs
12.3 kg
27.12 lbs
Box width---913 mm
91.3 cm
35.9449 in
2.9954 ft
Box height---521 mm
52.1 cm
20.5118 in
1.7093 ft
Box depth---365 mm
36.5 cm
14.3701 in
1.1975 ft
Box weight---17.7 kg
39.02 lbs
Stand width-376.4 mm
37.64 cm
14.8189 in
1.2349 ft
376.4 mm
37.64 cm
14.8189 in
1.2349 ft
-
Stand depth-274 mm
27.4 cm
10.7874 in
0.899 ft
274 mm
27.4 cm
10.7874 in
0.899 ft
-
ColorsBlackBlackBlackBlack

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 range140 mm
14 cm
5.5118 in
0.4593 ft
140 mm
14 cm
5.5118 in
0.4593 ft
140 mm
14 cm
5.5118 in
0.4593 ft
130 mm
13 cm
5.1181 in
0.4265 ft
Landscape/portrait pivotYesYesYesYes
Left pivot0 °0 °0 °90 °
Right pivot90 °90 °90 °90 °
Left/right swivelYesYesYesYes
Left swivel30 °30 °30 °30 °
Right swivel30 °30 °30 °30 °
Forward/backward tiltYesYesYesYes
Forward tilt5 °5 °5 °5 °
Backward tilt20 °20 °20 °23 °
Leatherette base
Cable management
Leatherette base
Cable management
Leatherette base
Cable management
-

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.

CameraNoNoNoNo

Connectivity

Available connectivity ports, slots and interfaces.

Connectivity1 x USB 3.1 (Type-C; Gen 1; upstream; 90W; 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 USB 3.1 (Type-C; Gen 1; upstream; 90W; 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 3.1 (Type-C; Gen 1; upstream; 90W; 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 (Type-C; upstream; 80W; DP Alt Mode)
3 x USB 3.1 (Type-A; downstream)
3 x HDMI 2.0
1 x DisplayPort 1.2
1 x 3.5 mm Audio Out
High-bandwidth Digital Content Protection (HDCP) 2.2High-bandwidth Digital Content Protection (HDCP) 2.2High-bandwidth Digital Content Protection (HDCP) 2.2High-bandwidth Digital Content Protection (HDCP) 2.2

Features

Some additional functional features of the model.

FeaturesAdvanced Black & White Mode
Advanced Motion Accelerator (AMA)
AQCOLOR Technology
BenQ Uniformity Technology
Black Level
CalMAN Ready
CalMAN Verified
Flicker-free technology
GamutDuo Mode
Hardware Calibration
Hotkey Puck G3
Light Illusion
LightSpace Ready
Low Blue Light
Multi-Monitor Color Consistency
Pallet Master Ultimate
Pantone Validated
Pantone SkinTone Validated
Paper Color Sync
Picture-by-Picture
Picture-in-Picture
Professional Panel Guarantee
Advanced Black & White Mode
Advanced Motion Accelerator (AMA)
AQCOLOR Technology
BenQ Uniformity Technology
Black Level
CalMAN Ready
CalMAN Verified
Flicker-free technology
GamutDuo Mode
Hardware Calibration
Hotkey Puck G3
Light Illusion
LightSpace Ready
Low Blue Light
Multi-Monitor Color Consistency
Pallet Master Ultimate
Pantone Validated
Pantone SkinTone Validated
Paper Color Sync
Picture-by-Picture
Picture-in-Picture
Professional Panel Guarantee
Uniformity technology
Advanced Black & White Mode
Advanced Motion Accelerator (AMA)
AQCOLOR Technology
BenQ Uniformity Technology
Black Level
CalMAN Ready
CalMAN Verified
Flicker-free technology
GamutDuo Mode
Hardware Calibration
Hotkey Puck G3
Light Illusion
LightSpace Ready
Low Blue Light
Multi-Monitor Color Consistency
Pallet Master Ultimate
Pantone Validated
Pantone SkinTone Validated
Paper Color Sync
Picture-by-Picture
Picture-in-Picture
Professional Panel Guarantee
Uniformity technology
6-axis Color Adjustment
Asus ProArt Hardware Calibration
CalMAND Ready
Color Temperature Selection (5 modes)
Flicker-free technology
Gamma adjustment
HDR Preview
Light Illusion
Low Blue Light
Motion Sync
Multiple PQ Curves
Picture-by-Picture
Picture-in-Picture
ProArt Palette
ProArt Preset (13 modes)
Quantum Dot technology
QuickFit (4 modes)
Trace Free Technology

Certificates, standards and licenses

Licenses from regulatory agencies, standards, certificates.

Certificates, standards and licensesTUV Rheinland Reflection-Free CertificationTUV Rheinland Reflection-Free CertificationTUV Rheinland Reflection-Free CertificationTÜV Flicker-free
TÜV 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 temperature0 °C - 40 °C
32 °F - 104 °F
0 °C - 40 °C
32 °F - 104 °F
0 °C - 40 °C
32 °F - 104 °F
0 °C - 40 °C
32 °F - 104 °F
Operating humidity10 % - 90 %10 % - 90 %10 % - 90 %-
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 - mini-DP to DP
HDMI cable
USB Type-A cable
USB Type-C cable
Shading hood
DisplayPort cable - mini-DP to DP
HDMI cable
USB Type-A cable
USB Type-C cable
Shading hood
Hotkey Puck G3
DisplayPort cable - mini-DP to DP
HDMI cable
USB Type-A cable
USB Type-C cable
Shading hood
Hotkey Puck G3
Color pre-calibration report
DisplayPort cable
HDMI cable
USB-C cable

Additional features

Information about other features.

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