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Asus PB287Q

Asus PB287Q

Verdict

Asus delivers a giant-sized 4K monitor with good image quality and a solid fist of features for a bargain price

Review Date: 2 Jun 2014

Price when reviewed: £500

Full review

Overall Rating
5 stars out of 6

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Comparison

Product

Asus PB287Q

Asus PB287Q

Dell UltraSharp U2412M

Dell UltraSharp U2412M

Eizo ColorEdge CG277

Eizo ColorEdge CG277

ViewSonic VP2770-LED

ViewSonic VP2770-LED
Details
Part Code PB287Q U2412M ColorEdge CG277 VP2770-LED
Review Date 2 Jun 2014 16 Jul 2012 28 Jun 2014 25 Oct 2012
Price ex VAT £500 £188 £1,299 £489
Price inc VAT £600 £226 £1,559 £587
Overall rating 5 stars out of 6 6 stars out of 6 6 stars out of 6 5 stars out of 6
Image quality 4 stars out of 6 6 stars out of 6 6 stars out of 6 5 stars out of 6
Features & Design 4 stars out of 6 6 stars out of 6 6 stars out of 6 5 stars out of 6
Value for Money 6 stars out of 6 5 stars out of 6 5 stars out of 6 5 stars out of 6
Main specifications
Screen size 28.0in 24.0in 27.0in 27.0in
Aspect ratio 16:9 16:10 16:9 16:9
Resolution 3840 x 2160 1920 x 1200 2560 x 1440 2560 x 1440
Screen brightness 288cd/m2 300cd/m2 300cd/m2 300cd/m2
Pixel response time 2ms 8ms 5ms 12ms
Contrast ratio 855:1 1,000:1 825:1 1,000:1
Dynamic contrast ratio 2,000,000:1 20,000,000:1
Pixel pitch 0.233mm
Horizontal viewing angle 178 degrees 178 degrees 178 degrees
Vertical viewing angle 178 degrees 178 degrees 178 degrees
Speaker type Stereo none None
Speaker power ouput 2W N/A N/A
TV tuner no no
TV tuner type N/A N/A
Connections
DVI inputs 1 1 1
VGA inputs 1 0 1
HDMI inputs 2 0 1 1
DisplayPort inputs 1 1 1 1
Scart inputs 0 0
HDCP support yes yes yes no
Upstream USB ports 1 2 1
USB ports (downstream) 4 2 4
3.5mm audio input jacks 1 0 0
Headphone output yes no no
Other audio connectors none 3.5mm audio passthrough
Accessories supplied
Other cables supplied DisplayPort, HDMI, Power DisplayPort, VGA DisplayPort, HDMI, Power, USB DisplayPort
Internal power supply yes yes yes yes
Power consumption
Peak power consumption 38W
Idle power consumption 0W
Image adjustments
Brightness control? yes yes yes yes
Contrast control? yes yes yes yes
Ergonomics
Forward tilt angle -5 degrees
Backward tilt angle 23 degrees
Swivel angle 120 degrees
Height adjustment 150mm 115mm 152mm 150mm
Pivot (portrait) mode? yes yes yes yes
Dimensions
Dimensions 660 x 220 x 414mm (WDH) 556 x 180 x 514mm (WDH) 646 x 282 x 425mm (WDH) 648 x 348 x 470mm (WDH)
Weight 7.900kg 12.800kg 8.500kg
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