Comparison between:
- 31.5" Asus VP32UQ
- 28" MSI Optix MAG281URV

Brand, series, model

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

Asus VP32UQMSI Optix MAG281URV
Series-MAG
Asus VP32UQMSI Optix MAG281URV
Model year20212021

Display

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

Size class31.5 in28 in
Diagonal801 mm
80.1 cm
31.5354 in
2.628 ft
711.2 mm
71.12 cm
28 in
2.3333 ft
Width697.306 mm
69.7306 cm
27.453 in
2.2877 ft
620.928 mm
62.0928 cm
24.446 in
2.0372 ft
Height392.234 mm
39.2234 cm
15.4423 in
1.2869 ft
341.28 mm
34.128 cm
13.4362 in
1.1197 ft
Panel typeIPSIPS
Panel bit depth10 bits (8 bits + FRC)10 bits
FRCYesNo
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 pitch0.182 mm
0.0182 cm
0.0072 in
0.0006 ft
0.161 mm
0.0161 cm
0.0063 in
0.0005 ft
Pixel density140 ppi
55 ppcm
157 ppi
61 ppcm
Display area90.33 %-
BacklightW-LEDW-LED
sRGB100 %122.5 %
DCI P3-94.9 %
Brightness350 cd/m²300 cd/m²
Peak brightness-400 cd/m²
Static contrast1200 : 11000 : 1
Dynamic contrast100000000 : 11000000 : 1
HDRHDR10DisplayHDR 400
Horizontal viewing angle178 °178 °
Vertical viewing angle178 °178 °
Minimum response time4 ms
0.0040 s
4 ms
0.0040 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.

3DNoNo

Frequencies

Information about the horizontal and vertical refresh rates/frequencies.

Horizontal frequency (digital)31 kHz - 133 kHz119.4 kHz - 140.7 kHz
Vertical frequency (digital)48 Hz - 60 Hz40 Hz - 60 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)-1.5 A
Power consumption (off)0.25 W0.3 W
Power consumption (sleep)0.3 W0.5 W
Power consumption (average)32 W32 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.

Width714.6 mm
71.46 cm
28.1339 in
2.3445 ft
638.27 mm
63.827 cm
25.1287 in
2.0941 ft
Height423.7 mm
42.37 cm
16.6811 in
1.3901 ft
-
Depth50.4 mm
5.04 cm
1.9843 in
0.1654 ft
-
Weight6.2 kg
13.67 lbs
4.8 kg
10.58 lbs
Width with stand714.6 mm
71.46 cm
28.1339 in
2.3445 ft
638.27 mm
63.827 cm
25.1287 in
2.0941 ft
Height with stand485.7 mm
48.57 cm
19.122 in
1.5935 ft
408.22 mm
40.822 cm
16.0717 in
1.3393 ft
Depth with stand201.8 mm
20.18 cm
7.9449 in
0.6621 ft
233.68 mm
23.368 cm
9.2 in
0.7667 ft
Weight with stand7.82 kg
17.24 lbs
7.6 kg
16.76 lbs
Box width800 mm
80 cm
31.4961 in
2.6247 ft
829 mm
82.9 cm
32.6378 in
2.7198 ft
Box height528 mm
52.8 cm
20.7874 in
1.7323 ft
490 mm
49 cm
19.2913 in
1.6076 ft
Box depth140 mm
14 cm
5.5118 in
0.4593 ft
171 mm
17.1 cm
6.7323 in
0.561 ft
Box weight9.8 kg
21.61 lbs
10.2 kg
22.49 lbs
Stand depth-233.68 mm
23.368 cm
9.2 in
0.7667 ft
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 adjustmentNoYes
Height adjustment range-130 mm
13 cm
5.1181 in
0.4265 ft
Landscape/portrait pivotNoYes
Left pivot-90 °
Right pivot-90 °
Left/right swivelNoYes
Left swivel-45 °
Right swivel-45 °
Forward/backward tiltYesYes
Forward tilt5 °5 °
Backward tilt8 °20 °

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.

CameraNoNo

Connectivity

Available connectivity ports, slots and interfaces.

Connectivity1 x HDMI 2.0
1 x DisplayPort 1.2
1 x 3.5 mm Audio Out
1 x USB (Type-C; upstream; 15W; DP Alt Mode)
2 x USB 2.0 (Type-A; downstream)
1 x USB 2.0 (Type-B; upstream)
2 x HDMI 2.0 (CEC)
1 x DisplayPort 1.2 (a)
1 x 3.5 mm Audio Out
High-bandwidth Digital Content Protection (HDCP) 2.2High-bandwidth Digital Content Protection (HDCP)

Features

Some additional functional features of the model.

FeaturesAdaptive-Sync technology
AMD FreeSync technology
Asus Eye Care technology
Color Temperature Selection (4 modes)
Flicker-free technology
GamePlus (Crosshair / Timer / FPS / DisplayAlighnment)
Low Blue Light
QuickFit
SPLENDID Video Intelligence Technology
Trace Free Technology
5-way OSD navigation joystick
AMD FreeSync technology
Crosshair
Frameless design
KVM 2.0
Less Blue Light Premium
MSI Mystic Light
Night Vision

Certificates, standards and licenses

Licenses from regulatory agencies, standards, certificates.

Certificates, standards and licensesTÜV Low Blue Light
TÜV Flicker-free
EyeSafe 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 temperature-0 °C - 40 °C
32 °F - 104 °F
Operating humidity-20 % - 90 %
Operating altitude-5000 m
16404.2 ft
Storage temperature-20 °C - 60 °C
68 °F - 140 °F
Storage humidity-10 % - 90 %

Accessories

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

AccessoriesHDMI cableDisplayPort cable (optional)
HDMI cable (optional)
USB Type-B cable (optional)

Additional features

Information about other features.

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