Comparison between:
- 27" Asus PA279CV
- 31.5" Gigabyte M32U

Brand, series, model

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

Asus PA279CVGigabyte M32U
SeriesProArt-
Asus PA279CVGigabyte M32U
Model aliasProArt PA279CV-
Model year20202021

Display

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

Size class27 in31.5 in
Diagonal684.667 mm
68.4667 cm
26.9554 in
2.2463 ft
801 mm
80.1 cm
31.5354 in
2.628 ft
Width596.736 mm
59.6736 cm
23.4935 in
1.9578 ft
697.306 mm
69.7306 cm
27.453 in
2.2877 ft
Height335.664 mm
33.5664 cm
13.2151 in
1.1013 ft
392.234 mm
39.2234 cm
15.4423 in
1.2869 ft
Panel manufacturerLG DisplayInnolux
Panel modelLM270WR4-SSA1M315DCA-K7B
Panel typeA-Si IPSIPS
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
Resolution3840 x 2160 pixels
Ultra HD (UHD) / 4K / 2160p
3840 x 2160 pixels
Ultra HD (UHD) / 4K / 2160p
Pixel pitch0.155 mm
0.0155 cm
0.0061 in
0.0005 ft
0.181 mm
0.0181 cm
0.0071 in
0.0006 ft
Pixel density163 ppi
64 ppcm
140 ppi
55 ppcm
Display area88.17 %90.16 %
BacklightW-LEDW-LED
sRGB100 %123 %
DCI P3-90 %
Brightness350 cd/m²350 cd/m²
Peak brightness-450 cd/m²
Static contrast1000 : 11000 : 1
Dynamic contrast100000000 : 1-
HDRHDR10DisplayHDR 400
Horizontal viewing angle178 °178 °
Vertical viewing angle178 °178 °
Minimum response time5 ms
0.0050 s
2 ms
0.0020 s
Average response time-7 ms
0.0070 s
Input lag-4 ms
0.0040 s
CoatingAnti-glare/Matte (3H)Anti-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.

3D-No

Frequencies

Information about the horizontal and vertical refresh rates/frequencies.

Horizontal frequency (digital)29 kHz - 160 kHz-
Vertical frequency (digital)40 Hz - 60 Hz48 Hz - 144 Hz
-HDMI 2.1 for PS5 and Xbox Series X - 4K @ 120 Hz (4:2:0)

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)-0.3 W
Power consumption (sleep)0.5 W0.5 W
Power consumption (average)42 W-
Power consumption (maximum)-115 W
Power consumption (annual)62 kWh-
Energy efficiency classB-

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
715.8 mm
71.58 cm
28.1811 in
2.3484 ft
Height370 mm
37 cm
14.5669 in
1.2139 ft
423.8 mm
42.38 cm
16.685 in
1.3904 ft
Depth60 mm
6 cm
2.3622 in
0.1969 ft
68.2 mm
6.82 cm
2.685 in
0.2238 ft
Weight5.7 kg
12.57 lbs
7.25 kg
15.98 lbs
Width with stand614 mm
61.4 cm
24.1732 in
2.0144 ft
715.8 mm
71.58 cm
28.1811 in
2.3484 ft
Height with stand373.5 mm
37.35 cm
14.7047 in
1.2254 ft
455.3 mm
45.53 cm
17.9252 in
1.4938 ft
Depth with stand227.82 mm
22.782 cm
8.9693 in
0.7474 ft
244.3 mm
24.43 cm
9.6181 in
0.8015 ft
Weight with stand8.6 kg
18.96 lbs
10.35 kg
22.82 lbs
Box width680 mm
68 cm
26.7717 in
2.231 ft
-
Box height516 mm
51.6 cm
20.315 in
1.6929 ft
-
Box depth161 mm
16.1 cm
6.3386 in
0.5282 ft
-
Box weight11.2 kg
24.69 lbs
13.75 kg
30.31 lbs
Stand depth-244.3 mm
24.43 cm
9.6181 in
0.8015 ft
ColorsGrayBlack

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 range150 mm
15 cm
5.9055 in
0.4921 ft
130 mm
13 cm
5.1181 in
0.4265 ft
Landscape/portrait pivotYesNo
Left pivot90 °-
Right pivot90 °-
Left/right swivelYesYes
Left swivel45 °30 °
Right swivel45 °30 °
Forward/backward tiltYesYes
Forward tilt5 °5 °
Backward tilt35 °20 °

Audio

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

Speakers2 x 2 W2 x 3 W
-ClearSound

Camera

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

CameraNoNo

Connectivity

Available connectivity ports, slots and interfaces.

Connectivity4 x USB 3.0 (Type-A; Gen 1; downstream)
1 x USB 3.1 (Type-C; Gen 1; upstream; 65W; DP Alt Mode)
2 x HDMI 2.0
1 x DisplayPort 1.2
1 x 3.5 mm Audio Out
3 x USB 3.0 (Type-A; downstream; BC 1.2 charging at 5V/1.5A)
1 x USB 3.0 (Type-B; upstream)
1 x USB 3.0 (Type-C; upstream)
2 x HDMI 2.1
1 x DisplayPort 1.4 (DSC; HBR3)
1 x 3.5 mm Audio Out
High-bandwidth Digital Content Protection (HDCP) 2.2-

Features

Some additional functional features of the model.

Features6-axis color adjustment
Adaptive-Sync Technology
Asus ProArt Preset (12 modes)
Asus ProArt Palette
CalMAN Verified
Color Accuracy - △E<2
Color Temperature Selection (5 modes)
Flicker-free technology
Gamma adjustment
Low Blue Light
Picture-by-Picture
Picture-in-Picture
QUickFit
SPLENDID Video Intelligence Technology
Trace Free Technology
6-axis color control
Adaptive-Sync technology
Display Stream Compression (DSC)
Flicker-free technology
GameAssist (Aim Stabilizer / Crosshair / Dashboard / Black Equalizer / Timer / Counter / Auto-Update)
KVM Switch
Low Blue Light
OSD Sidekick
Picture-by-Picture
Picture-in-Picture
Smart OD

Certificates, standards and licenses

Licenses from regulatory agencies, standards, certificates.

Certificates, standards and licensesBSMI
CB
CCC
CEC
CEDoc.
CEL
CU
e-Standby
EPEAT Bronze
EuP
FCC
HF
ISO-9241
KC
KCC
MEPS
PCRecycle
PSE
RCM
RoHS
TCO Certified Displays
TÜV-GS
TÜV-Ergo
TÜV Flicker Free
TÜV Low Blue Light
UL/cUL
VCCI
WEEE
WHQL
Eyesafe certified
TÜV Rheinland Flicker-free certified
TÜV Rheinland Low Blue Light certified

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
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 (optional)
HDMI cable (optional)
USB Type-C cable (optional)
USB Type-C to Type-A cable (optional)
Color pre-calibration report
DisplayPort cable
HDMI cable
USB cable

Additional features

Information about other features.

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