Comparison between:
- 27" Asus MX279HS
- 31.5" MSI Optix MAG322CQR

Brand, series, model

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

Asus MX279HSMSI Optix MAG322CQR
SeriesDesignoMAG
Asus MX279HSMSI Optix MAG322CQR
Model year20192020

Display

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

Size class27 in31.5 in
Diagonal684.7 mm
68.47 cm
26.9567 in
2.2464 ft
801 mm
80.1 cm
31.5354 in
2.628 ft
Width597.888 mm
59.7888 cm
23.5389 in
1.9616 ft
697.344 mm
69.7344 cm
27.4545 in
2.2879 ft
Height336.312 mm
33.6312 cm
13.2406 in
1.1034 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 manufacturer-Samsung
Panel typeIPSVA
Panel bit depth8 bits10 bits (8 bits + FRC)
FRCNoYes
Colors16777216 colors
24 bits
1073741824 colors
30 bits
Aspect ratio1.778:1
16:9
1.778:1
16:9
Resolution1920 x 1080 pixels
Full HD / 1080p
2560 x 1440 pixels
Quad HD (QHD) / 1440p
Pixel pitch0.311 mm
0.0311 cm
0.0123 in
0.001 ft
0.272 mm
0.0272 cm
0.0107 in
0.0009 ft
Pixel density81 ppi
32 ppcm
93 ppi
36 ppcm
BacklightW-LEDW-LED
sRGB90 %124 %
Adobe RGB (1998)72 %-
DCI P3-96 %
Brightness250 cd/m²300 cd/m²
Static contrast1000 : 13000 : 1
Dynamic contrast80000000 : 1100000000 : 1
Horizontal viewing angle178 °178 °
Vertical viewing angle178 °178 °
Minimum response time5 ms
0.0050 s
1 ms
0.0010 s
Average response time14 ms
0.0140 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 (analog)30 kHz - 80 kHz-
Horizontal frequency (digital)30 kHz - 80 kHz70.56 kHz - 243.38 kHz
Vertical frequency (analog)56 Hz - 76 Hz-
Vertical frequency (digital)56 Hz - 76 Hz48 Hz - 165 Hz
-DisplayPort - 2560 x 1440 @ 165 Hz
HDMI - 2560 x 1440 @ 144 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 W0.3 W
Power consumption (sleep)0.5 W0.5 W
Power consumption (average)29.1 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 with stand622.6 mm
62.26 cm
24.5118 in
2.0427 ft
710.38 mm
71.038 cm
27.9677 in
2.3306 ft
Height with stand441.3 mm
44.13 cm
17.374 in
1.4478 ft
513.6 mm
51.36 cm
20.2205 in
1.685 ft
Depth with stand225.2 mm
22.52 cm
8.8661 in
0.7388 ft
266.5 mm
26.65 cm
10.4921 in
0.8743 ft
Weight with stand5.2 kg
11.46 lbs
7 kg
15.43 lbs
ColorsBlack
Silver
Black

Ergonomics

Information about the ergonomic functions - height adjustment, swivel angles, tilt angles, etc.

VESA mountNoYes
VESA interface-100 x 100 mm
Removable standYesYes
Height adjustmentNoYes
Height adjustment range-130 mm
13 cm
5.1181 in
0.4265 ft
Landscape/portrait pivotNoNo
Left/right swivelNoNo
Forward/backward tiltYesYes
Forward tilt5 °5 °
Backward tilt20 °20 °

Audio

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

Speakers2 x 3 W-

Camera

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

CameraNoNo

Connectivity

Available connectivity ports, slots and interfaces.

Connectivity2 x HDMI 1.4
1 x D-sub
1 x 3.5 mm Audio In
1 x 3.5 mm Audio Out
2 x USB 2.0 (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
High-bandwidth Digital Content Protection (HDCP)-

Features

Some additional functional features of the model.

FeaturesFlicker-free technology
Low Blue Light
SPLENDID Video Intelligence Technology
Trace Free Technology
AMD FreeSync technology
Flicker-free technology
Low Blue Light
MSI Mystic Light
Night Vision

Certificates, standards and licenses

Licenses from regulatory agencies, standards, certificates.

Certificates, standards and licensesBSMI
CB
CCC
CE
cTick
CU
ErP
ENERGY STAR
FCC Class B
KCC
PSE
RoHS
UL/cUL
WEEE
-

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-10 °C - 40 °C
50 °F - 104 °F
Operating humidity-10 % - 80 %

Accessories

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

AccessoriesAudio cable
D-sub cable
HDMI cable - optional
-

Additional features

Information about other features.

Additional features-Anti-theft stand lock slot - Kensington
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