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Asus MX279H

alaTest has collected and analyzed 1816 reviews of Asus MX279H. The average rating for this product is 4.5/5, compared to an average rating of 4.3/5 for other products in the same category for all reviews. Views about the reliability and size are overall positive. The price and usability also get good feedback.

design, usability, price, size, reliability

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other products in the same category the Asus MX279H is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 91/100 = Excellent quality.

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Consumer review (amazon.co.uk)

Amazon.co.uk review summary for Asus MX279H

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 75 user reviews of Asus MX279H from Amazon.co.uk. The average user rating for this product is 4.6/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.3/5 for other products in the same category on Amazon.co.uk. People really like the reliability and size. The price and usability also get good views.

design, usability, price, size, reliability

97% of the reviews on Amazon.co.uk give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Asus MX279H 27-inch Widescreen AH-IPS Multimedia Monitor (1920x1080, 5ms, 2x HDMI, VGA, 178 Degree Wide-view Angle, Asus SonicMaster Technology)Asus MX279H 27-inch Widescreen AH-IPS Multimedia Monitor (1920x1080, 5ms, 2x HDMI, VGA, 178 Degree Wide-view Angle, Asus SonicMaster Technology)

Sep, 2018

Consumer review (amazon.com)

Amazon.com review summary for Asus MX279H

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 98 user reviews of Asus MX279H from Amazon.com. The average user rating for this product is 4.3/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.2/5 for other products in the same category on Amazon.com. Reviewers really like the size and reliability. The price and usability are also mentioned favorably.

design, usability, price, reliability, size

93% of the reviews on Amazon.com give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: ASUS MX279H 27-Inch Screen LED-Lit MonitorASUS MX279H 27-Inch Screen LED-Lit Monitor

Sep, 2018

Expert review by : Joe Hanlon (techradar.com)

ASUS MX279H review

 

Slick-looking LCD

Good design and build ; Touch-sensitive controls ; Decent audio

Limited connectivity ; Resolution is low for a screen this size

Feb, 2013

Expert review by (expertreviews.co.uk)

Asus MX279H review

 

The Asus MX279H is a very attractive monitor. Its frameless 27in AH-IPS display is just 18mm thick, and it has a touch-sensitive menu bar running along the bottom of the screen. Sadly, its stand is fixed, but there's plenty of screen tilt to help you...

We’d prefer a higher maximum resolution, but this is a beautifully designed monitor with great image quality

Feb, 2013

Expert review by : Kelly M (4k.com)

Asus MX279H 27-Inch Screen LED-Lit LCD Monitor Review

 

I'll go ahead and just get this out of the way and say that the Asus MX279H is not a 4K monitor , but a 1920 x 1080. This particular monitor appeared before 4K was the next big thing, but there is no reason why the second-best can't still be good.

Very high viewing angle at 178 degrees ; Bang & Olufsen 32 diameter speakers ; Tracer Free Technology ; Extremely High Contrast rate at 80 million to 1 ; Excellent aesthetic design ; QuickFit Virtual Scale

1080p might seem too low-res in today's 4K market ; Colors bleed slightly, especially in gaming ; Control buttons are too touch-sensitive

If I had to summarize the MX279H with a single sentence, it would be: “Good, but not too good”. For the price you are getting, you are getting a good display, even if it is not the latest. If this is okay with you, and you like its design, and the 27...

Mar, 2015

Expert review by : Phoronix (phoronix)

ASUS MX279H 27-inch LED-Lit AH IPS Monitor

 
Mar, 2014

Expert review by : Lee Neikirk (reviewed.com)

Asus MX279H

 

And Designo was his name-o.

Jan, 2014

Consumer review (very.co.uk)

Very nice

 

I've bought it for my partner as a present... she is very happy

Mar, 2018

Consumer review (very.co.uk)

Very nice

 

I've bought it for my partner as a present... she is very happy

Mar, 2018

Consumer review (very.co.uk)

almost perfect

 

crystal clean screen, very good sound for a monitor. my only peeve is the controls are a bit difficult to get used to, but just follow the manual and you kind of get used to it. apart from that it's the best monitor i have had in many years

Mar, 2018

Consumer review (very.co.uk)

great monitor

 

this is the second Asus Sonicmaster I have purchased from very. using the second one as a tv in my bedroom (hdmi over ethernet) great product.front panel buttons are a little fidly

Oct, 2017

Consumer review (very.co.uk)

Great monitor

 

I bought this recently and I'm glad I went with this monitor. Does the job perfectly and looks nice

Oct, 2017

Product Specifications

Certificates

Certification:BSMI, CB, CCC, CE, C-Tick, ErP, FCC, Gost-R, J-MOSS, PSE, RoHS, UL/cUL, VCCI, WEEE
Energy Star certified: Yes

Design

Colour of product:Black, Silver
Market positioning:Home & Office

Display

3D:N / No
3D compatibility: No
Aspect Ratio:16:9
Contrast ratio (dynamic):80000000:1
Contrast ratio (typical):1000:1
Digital horizontal frequency:30 - 80
Digital vertical frequency:56 - 76
Display:LED
Display brightness:250
Display brightness (typical):250
Display diagonal:68.6
Display diagonal (metric):68.6
Display number of colours:16.77 / 16.78 million colours
Display Resolution:1920 x 1080
Display sRGB: Yes
Display Technology:IPS
HD type:Full HD
HDCP: Yes
Native Aspect Ratio:16:9
Panel Type:IPS
Pixel pitch:0.311 x 0.311
Response Time:5
Screen shape:Flat
Supported graphics resolutions:1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
Viewing angle, horizontal:178
Viewing angle, vertical:178

Ergonomics

Cable lock slot:Kensington / N
Cable lock slot type:Kensington
Height adjustment:N / No
LED indicators:Power
On/off switch:Y / Yes
Power LED: Yes
Tilt adjustment: Yes
Tilt angle:-5 - 20 / 20 - -5
Tilt angle range:-5 - 20 / 20 - -5
VESA mounting:N / No
VESA mounting interfaces:N

Multimedia

Audio system:Bang & Olufsen ICEpower
Built-in Camera:N / No
Built-in speaker(s): Yes
Number of loudspeakers:2
Number of Speakers:2
RMS rated power:6
TV tuner integrated:N / No

Other features

Connection to PC:
Display:LED
Volume Control:Digital

Packaging Content

AC adapter included: Yes
Cables included:AC, Audio (3.5mm), VGA / Audio (3.5mm), VGA
Interface adapters included:DVI-I female - HDMI male
Quick start guide: Yes

Packaging Data

Package depth:114
Package height:537
Package weight:8
Package width:700

Performance

AMD FreeSync:N
NVIDIA G-SYNC:N
Windows operating systems supported:Windows 7 Home Premium, Windows 8 / Yes

Ports & interfaces

Built-in USB hub:N
DVI port: No
HDMI ports quantity:2
Headphone connectivity:3.5 mm
PC Audio in: Yes
VGA (D-Sub) ports quantity:1

Power

AC input frequency:50/60
AC input voltage:100 - 240
Annual energy consumption:34
Energy efficiency class:A+ / Unspecified
Power consumption (off):0.5
Power consumption (PowerSave):0.5
Power Consumption (Standby):0.5
Power consumption (typical):23 / 37

Thin Client

Thin client installed:N / No

Weight & Dimensions

Depth:22.5 / 225.2
Height :44.1 / 441.3
Package depth:11.4
Package height:53.7
Package weight:8
Package width:70
Weight:5.2 / 8
Width:62.3 / 622.6