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Dell Alienware AW3423DW 34"

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MSI Optix MPG321UR-QD 32"

Dell Alienware AW3423DW 34"
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Dell Alienware AW3423DW 34" vs MSI Optix MPG321UR-QD 32"

Dell Alienware AW3423DW 34"
MSI Optix MPG321UR-QD 32"

Why is Dell Alienware AW3423DW 34" better than MSI Optix MPG321UR-QD 32"?

  • 0.9ms less response time
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    0.1msvs1ms
  • 6.81% bigger screen size
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    34.18"vs32"
  • 100000x higher static contrast ratio
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    100000000:1vs1000:1
  • 21.53% higher refresh rate
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    175Hzvs144Hz
  • 1.2 newer USB version
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    3.2vs2
  • 10°C lower potential operating temperature
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Why is MSI Optix MPG321UR-QD 32" better than Dell Alienware AW3423DW 34"?

  • 1.67x higher resolution
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    3840 x 2160pxvs3440 x 1440px
  • Supports color calibration
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  • 25.45% higher pixel density
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    138ppivs110ppi
  • Supports total tilt
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  • 150 nits brighter
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    400 nitsvs250 nits
  • Has a swivel stand
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  • Supports VESA mount
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  • Has USB Type-C
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General info

supports total tilt
Dell Alienware AW3423DW 34"
MSI Optix MPG321UR-QD 32"
Total tilt adjustment is the ability for the monitor head to move up and down. Tilt adjustment enables a user to change the viewing position of the display, creating a more comfortable view of the screen.
Has a swivel stand
Dell Alienware AW3423DW 34"
MSI Optix MPG321UR-QD 32"
A swivel stand allows you to adjust the position of the display left or right, so you can position it to the desired angle.
Supports VESA mount
Dell Alienware AW3423DW 34"
MSI Optix MPG321UR-QD 32"
The VESA mount is a standard used by most manufacturers. A device that supports the VESA mount can be mounted on many different supports, from arms to wall mounts.
height

415mm

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The height represents the vertical dimension of the product.
width

815mm

727.1mm

The width represents the horizontal dimension of the product.
thickness

305mm

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The thickness (or depth) of the product.
weight

10.37kg

10.1kg

We consider a lower weight better because lighter devices are more comfortable to carry. A lower weight is also an advantage for home appliances, as it makes transportation easier, and for many other types of products.
supports portrait mode
Dell Alienware AW3423DW 34"
MSI Optix MPG321UR-QD 32"
The screen can be turned into portrait mode which is better to view isolated images like documents, photos, etc.
The maximum temperature at which the device can perform to the optimal level.

Display

Display type

QD-OLED, OLED/AMOLED

QLED, IPS, LCD, LED-backlit

The type of technology used in the display.
Response time is how long it takes for a display to change the state of pixels, in order to show new content. The less time it takes to respond, the less likely it is to blur fast-changing images.
screen size

34.18"

32"

The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.
resolution

3440 x 1440px

3840 x 2160px

Resolution is an essential indicator of a screen's image quality, representing the maximum amount of pixels that can be shown on the screen. The resolution is given as a compound value, comprised of horizontal and vertical pixels.
pixel density

110ppi

138ppi

Pixel density is a measurement of a screen's resolution, expressed as the number of pixels per inch (PPI) on the screen. A higher pixel density translates into more clarity and sharpness for the images rendered on the screen, thus improving the quality of the viewing experience.
has an IPS screen
Dell Alienware AW3423DW 34"
MSI Optix MPG321UR-QD 32"
IPS (In-Plane Switching) is a technology used for LCDs. It was designed to overcome the main limitations of conventional twisted nematic TFT displays: limited viewing angles and low-quality color reproduction. PLS (Plane-to-Line Switching) is a type of IPS screen developed by Samsung, with increased brightness and lower production costs.
Has an OLED or AMOLED display
Dell Alienware AW3423DW 34"
MSI Optix MPG321UR-QD 32"
OLED (Organic Light-Emitting Diode) displays are formed of organic materials that emit light. They have higher contrast ratios and wider viewing angles compared to LCDs. AMOLED and POLED are types of OLED displays.
has an LED-backlit display
Dell Alienware AW3423DW 34"
MSI Optix MPG321UR-QD 32"
Uses LED backlighting, resulting in better image quality, more vibrant colors and richer blacks.
has anti-glare coating
Dell Alienware AW3423DW 34"
MSI Optix MPG321UR-QD 32"
Anti-glare helps to reduce the external reflections of light coming from outside the display.

Colors

brightness

250 nits

400 nits

A nit is a measurement of the light that a display emits, equal to one candela per square meter. Brighter displays ensure a screen's contents are easy to read, even in sunny conditions.
supports color calibration
Dell Alienware AW3423DW 34"
MSI Optix MPG321UR-QD 32"
A properly calibrated screen represents colors as they are and i.e. you can conduct a photo shoot while verifying your photos in real time. An internal sensor and/or colorimeter is usually included for trouble-free calibration.
display colors

1070m

1070m

Number of colors that a display can accurately reproduce.
bit depth

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Bit depth is the number of bits used to indicate the color of a single pixel. The more bits, the more color range a panel displays. An 8-bit panel uses 256 levels per channel and displays 16.7 million colors, while a 10-bit one reaches 1024 and displays 1.07 billion colors.
contrast ratio

100000000:1

1000:1

Contrast ratio is the visual distance between the lightest and the darkest colors that may be reproduced on the display. A high contrast ratio is desired, resulting in richer dark colors and more distinctive color gradation.
Adobe RGB coverage

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This shows the percentage of Adobe RGB covered by the device.

Connectivity

More HDMI ports mean that you can simultaneously connect numerous devices, such as video game consoles and set-top boxes.
supports Thunderbolt
Dell Alienware AW3423DW 34"
MSI Optix MPG321UR-QD 32"
Thunderbolt is a connection over cable that carries both data and display signals over a single cable, while simultaneously providing power.
Allows you to connect to a display using DisplayPort.
has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
Dell Alienware AW3423DW 34"
MSI Optix MPG321UR-QD 32"
With a standard mini jack socket, you can use the device with most headphones.
has a DVI connector
Dell Alienware AW3423DW 34"
MSI Optix MPG321UR-QD 32"
Devices that have a DVI connector (usually computers and notebooks) can be connected to the TV set.
With more USB ports, you are able to connect more devices.
Newer USB versions are faster and have better power management.
Has USB Type-C
Dell Alienware AW3423DW 34"
MSI Optix MPG321UR-QD 32"
The USB Type-C features reversible plug orientation and cable direction.
HDMI version

HDMI 2.0

HDMI 2.1

Newer versions of HDMI support higher bandwidth, which allows for higher resolutions and frame rates.

Power

How much power the device consumes when it's switched on.
The power consumption in standby mode, also called energy-saving mode, measures the amount of power the device consumes when shut down but still plugged in.
annual power consumption

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The more power per year a device consumes, the less energy efficient it is, making it more costly over time.
battery power

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Battery power, or battery capacity, represents the amount of electrical energy that a battery can store. More battery power can be an indication of longer battery life.

Features

supports PiP and PaP
Dell Alienware AW3423DW 34"
MSI Optix MPG321UR-QD 32"
Devices supporting PiP and PaP - Picture in Picture can show two images from different sources at the same time by splitting the viewing window or creating a smaller window inside the bigger image.
has stereo speakers
Dell Alienware AW3423DW 34"
MSI Optix MPG321UR-QD 32"
Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience.
has built-in smart TV
Dell Alienware AW3423DW 34"
MSI Optix MPG321UR-QD 32"
Devices with built-in smart TV features (such as Android TV or webOS) allow you to access popular streaming apps without the need to purchase/connect a separate smart TV device.
audio output power

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Audio output power is based on the number of speakers and their power in watts. High audio output power results in loud, clear sounds.
Has a remote control
Dell Alienware AW3423DW 34"
MSI Optix MPG321UR-QD 32"
A remote control allows you to control the device remotely. The remote control can be included or optional.
supports Dolby Digital
Dell Alienware AW3423DW 34"
MSI Optix MPG321UR-QD 32"
If the device supports Dolby Digital it can deliver up to six different audio channels (sides) for a much better sound quality.
supports Dolby Digital Plus
Dell Alienware AW3423DW 34"
MSI Optix MPG321UR-QD 32"
If a device supports Dolby Digital Plus it can deliver up to fourteen different audio channels (sides) with improved bitrates, for a much better sound quality.
has DTS Surround
Dell Alienware AW3423DW 34"
MSI Optix MPG321UR-QD 32"
DTS Surround is a high-quality audio codec that supports up to six audio channels, with good bitrates and audio quality.
has an ambient light sensor
Dell Alienware AW3423DW 34"
MSI Optix MPG321UR-QD 32"
An ambient light sensor adjusts the luminance of the device according to the amount of natural light that surrounds it.

Miscellaneous

has an HDMI output
Dell Alienware AW3423DW 34"
MSI Optix MPG321UR-QD 32"
Devices with a HDMI or mini HDMI port can transfer high definition video and audio to a display.
height adjustment range

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10cm

Devices with height adjustment provide a full range of height possibilities resulting in maximum comfort.
USB ports (side)

0

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The USB ports on the side are easier to access than those in the back and can be useful for plugging and unplugging devices quickly.
has SRS TheaterSound HD
Dell Alienware AW3423DW 34"
MSI Optix MPG321UR-QD 32"
SRS devices create an immersive 3D soundfield using only two speakers, simulating the kind of audio experience delivered by devices that support Dolby Digital.
supports USB recording
Dell Alienware AW3423DW 34"
MSI Optix MPG321UR-QD 32"
USB recording is the capacity of the device to record content into plugged in USB devices.
supports BFI
Dell Alienware AW3423DW 34"
MSI Optix MPG321UR-QD 32"
BFI - Black Frame Insertion means that the display will add black frames between real frames in order to help the human eye better perceive the image.
HDMI ports (side)

0

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HDMI ports on the side are easier to access than those in the back and can be useful for plugging and unplugging devices quickly.
has a child lock
Dell Alienware AW3423DW 34"
MSI Optix MPG321UR-QD 32"
A child lock enables adults to prevent or restrict children’s use of the device.
supports Dolby Virtual
Dell Alienware AW3423DW 34"
MSI Optix MPG321UR-QD 32"
Dolby Virtual Speaker produces a surround sound experience over the stereo speakers.

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