Comparison between:
- 27" MSI Optix MAG274QRF-QD
- 31.5" Asus TUF Gaming VG32VQ1B

Brand, series, model

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

MSI Optix MAG274QRF-QDAsus TUF Gaming VG32VQ1B
SeriesMAGTUF Gaming
MSI Optix MAG274QRF-QDAsus TUF Gaming VG32VQ1B
Model year20202020

Display

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

Size class27 in31.5 in
Diagonal685.8 mm
68.58 cm
27 in
2.25 ft
801 mm
80.1 cm
31.5354 in
2.628 ft
Width597.73 mm
59.773 cm
23.5327 in
1.9611 ft
697.344 mm
69.7344 cm
27.4545 in
2.2879 ft
Height336.22 mm
33.622 cm
13.237 in
1.1031 ft
392.256 mm
39.2256 cm
15.4431 in
1.2869 ft
Radius of curvature-1500 mm
150 cm
59.0551 in
4.9213 ft
Panel typeIPSVA
Panel bit depth10 bits (8 bits + FRC)10 bits (8 bits + FRC)
FRCYesYes
Colors1073741824 colors
30 bits
1073741824 colors
30 bits
Aspect ratio1.778:1
16:9
1.778:1
16:9
Resolution2560 x 1440 pixels
Quad HD (QHD) / 1440p
2560 x 1440 pixels
Quad HD (QHD) / 1440p
Pixel pitch0.233 mm
0.0233 cm
0.0092 in
0.0008 ft
0.272 mm
0.0272 cm
0.0107 in
0.0009 ft
Pixel density108 ppi
42 ppcm
93 ppi
36 ppcm
Display area-90.44 %
BacklightW-LEDW-LED
sRGB147 %120 %
Adobe RGB (1998)100 %-
DCI P397 %90 %
Brightness300 cd/m²250 cd/m²
Peak brightness390 cd/m²-
Static contrast1200 : 13000 : 1
Dynamic contrast100000000 : 1100000000 : 1
HDR-HDR10
Horizontal viewing angle178 °178 °
Vertical viewing angle178 °178 °
Minimum response time3.4 ms
0.0034 s
-
Average response time6 ms
0.0060 s
-
Input lag9 ms
0.0090 s
-
CoatingAnti-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.

3DNoNo

Frequencies

Information about the horizontal and vertical refresh rates/frequencies.

Horizontal frequency (digital)90.9 kHz - 242.4 kHz30 kHz - 185 kHz
Vertical frequency (digital)30 Hz - 165 Hz48 Hz - 165 Hz
DisplayPort - 30 Hz - 165 Hz
Type-C (DP) - 30 Hz - 165 Hz
HDMI - 30 Hz - 144 Hz
HDMI - 30 -185 KHz; 48 - 144 Hz
DisplayPort - 30 -185 KHz; 48 - 165 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
Electric current (A)3.42 A-
Power consumption (off)-0.5 W
Power consumption (sleep)-0.5 W
Power consumption (average)32 W28 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.

Width-709.75 mm
70.975 cm
27.9429 in
2.3286 ft
Height-426.15 mm
42.615 cm
16.7776 in
1.3981 ft
Depth-87.33 mm
8.733 cm
3.4382 in
0.2865 ft
Width with stand614.9 mm
61.49 cm
24.2087 in
2.0174 ft
709.75 mm
70.975 cm
27.9429 in
2.3286 ft
Height with stand532.7 mm
53.27 cm
20.9724 in
1.7477 ft
507.12 mm
50.712 cm
19.9654 in
1.6638 ft
Depth with stand206.7 mm
20.67 cm
8.1378 in
0.6781 ft
213.77 mm
21.377 cm
8.4161 in
0.7013 ft
Weight with stand6.05 kg
13.34 lbs
7.25 kg
15.98 lbs
Box width730 mm
73 cm
28.7402 in
2.395 ft
810 mm
81 cm
31.8898 in
2.6575 ft
Box height490 mm
49 cm
19.2913 in
1.6076 ft
595 mm
59.5 cm
23.4252 in
1.9521 ft
Box depth220 mm
22 cm
8.6614 in
0.7218 ft
226 mm
22.6 cm
8.8976 in
0.7415 ft
Box weight8.7 kg
19.18 lbs
10.9 kg
24.03 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 adjustmentYesNo
Height adjustment range100 mm
10 cm
3.937 in
0.3281 ft
-
Landscape/portrait pivotYesNo
Left pivot90 °-
Right pivot90 °-
Left/right swivelYesYes
Left swivel75 °16 °
Right swivel75 °16 °
Forward/backward tiltYesYes
Forward tilt5 °5 °
Backward tilt20 °15 °

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 (Type-C; DP Alt Mode)
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 HDMI 2.0
1 x DisplayPort 1.2
1 x 3.5 mm Audio Out
USB Type-C Power Delivery - 5V/3A (0-69%); 5V/2A (70-80%); 5V/1A (81-100%)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
NVIDIA G-Sync Compatible
Rapid IPS
Wide Color Gamut
Adaptive-Sync technology
AMD FreeSync Premium technology
Color Temperature Selection
ELMB (Extreme Low Motion Blur)
Flicker-free technology
GameFast Input technology
GamePlus (Crosshair/Timer/FPS Counter/Display Alignment)
GameVisual
Gamma Adjustment
Multi HDR Mode
Shadow Boost
Trace Free Technology
Ultra-Low Blue Light

Certificates, standards and licenses

Licenses from regulatory agencies, standards, certificates.

Certificates, standards and licenses-TÜV Low Blue Light
TÜV Flicker-free

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
Operating humidity20 % - 90 %-
Operating altitude5000 m
16404.2 ft
-
Storage temperature-20 °C - 60 °C
-4 °F - 140 °F
-20 °C - 60 °C
-4 °F - 140 °F
Storage humidity10 % - 90 %-

Accessories

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

Accessories-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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