63points

Lenovo G27q-20 27"

51points

MSI Optix G273QF 27"

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Lenovo G27q-20 27" vs MSI Optix G273QF 27"

Lenovo G27q-20 27"
MSI Optix G273QF 27"

Why is Lenovo G27q-20 27" better than MSI Optix G273QF 27"?

  • Supports color calibration
    ?
  • 100 nits brighter
    ?

    400 nitsvs300 nits
  • 1053.3m more display colors
    ?

    1070mvs16.7m
  • 52mm shorter
    ?

    392mmvs444mm
  • 2-bit more bits per color channel
    ?

    10-bitvs8-bit

Why is MSI Optix G273QF 27" better than Lenovo G27q-20 27"?

  • Supports total tilt
    ?
  • 1 more HDMI ports
    ?

    2vs1
  • 1 more DisplayPort outputs
    ?

    1vs0
  • Has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
    ?
  • 1.44kg lighter
    ?

    4.5kgvs5.94kg
  • 31mm thinner
    ?

    228mmvs259mm

Price comparison

Lenovo G27q-20 27"

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$250

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$150
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$517
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MSI Optix G273QF 27"

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$265

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$350
MSI Optix G273QF 27" amazonMSI Optix G273 27" Class FHD IPS Gaming ...MSI Optix G273 27" Class FHD IPS Gaming Monitor (Renewed)
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$146

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Display

Display type

LED-backlit, LCD, IPS

IPS, LCD

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

2560 x 1440px

2560 x 1440px

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

108ppi

108ppi

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.
Adaptive synchronization

Nvidia G-Sync

Nvidia G-Sync

The type of adaptive synchronization technology supported.
has anti-glare coating
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βœ”MSI Optix G273QF 27"
Anti-glare helps to reduce the external reflections of light coming from outside the display.
refresh rate

165Hz

165Hz

The frequency at which the screen is refreshed. Higher frequency results in less flickering (less noise) and more natural movement representation in action-intense scenes.
Horizontal viewing angle is the maximum angle at which a display can be viewed with acceptable visual performance.

General info

Type

Gaming

Gaming

The type of monitor.
supports total tilt
βœ–Lenovo G27q-20 27"
βœ”MSI Optix G273QF 27"
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
βœ–Lenovo G27q-20 27"
βœ–MSI Optix G273QF 27"
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
βœ”Lenovo G27q-20 27"
βœ”MSI Optix G273QF 27"
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

392mm

444mm

The height represents the vertical dimension of the product.
width

612mm

619mm

The width represents the horizontal dimension of the product.
thickness

259mm

228mm

The thickness (or depth) of the product.
weight

5.94kg

4.5kg

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
βœ–Lenovo G27q-20 27"
βœ–MSI Optix G273QF 27"
The screen can be turned into portrait mode which is better to view isolated images like documents, photos, etc.

Colors

brightness (typical)

400 nits

300 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
βœ”Lenovo G27q-20 27"
βœ–MSI Optix G273QF 27"
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

16.7m

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

10-bit

8-bit

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

1000:1

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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0%

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

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125%

The percentage of the sRGB color space that the device covers. sRGB is an RGB color space that HP and Microsoft created to use on monitors, printers, and the Web.

Connectivity

More HDMI ports mean that you can simultaneously connect numerous devices, such as video game consoles and set-top boxes.
supports Thunderbolt
βœ–Lenovo G27q-20 27"
βœ–MSI Optix G273QF 27"
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
βœ–Lenovo G27q-20 27"
βœ”MSI Optix G273QF 27"
With a standard mini jack socket, you can use the device with most headphones.
has a DVI connector
βœ–Lenovo G27q-20 27"
βœ–MSI Optix G273QF 27"
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.
Has USB Type-C
βœ–Lenovo G27q-20 27"
βœ–MSI Optix G273QF 27"
The USB Type-C features reversible plug orientation and cable direction.
HDMI version

HDMI 2.0

HDMI 2.0

Newer versions of HDMI support higher bandwidth, which allows for higher resolutions and frame rates.
supports Ethernet
βœ–Lenovo G27q-20 27"
βœ–MSI Optix G273QF 27"
Ethernet is a local area network technology.

Power

How much power the device consumes when it's switched on.
power consumption in standby mode

0.3W

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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.

Features

supports PiP and PaP
βœ–Lenovo G27q-20 27"
βœ–MSI Optix G273QF 27"
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
βœ–Lenovo G27q-20 27"
βœ–MSI Optix G273QF 27"
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
βœ–Lenovo G27q-20 27"
βœ–MSI Optix G273QF 27"
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
βœ–Lenovo G27q-20 27"
βœ–MSI Optix G273QF 27"
A remote control allows you to control the device remotely. The remote control can be included or optional.
supports Dolby Digital
βœ–Lenovo G27q-20 27"
βœ–MSI Optix G273QF 27"
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
βœ–Lenovo G27q-20 27"
βœ–MSI Optix G273QF 27"
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
βœ–Lenovo G27q-20 27"
βœ–MSI Optix G273QF 27"
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
βœ–Lenovo G27q-20 27"
βœ–MSI Optix G273QF 27"
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
βœ”Lenovo G27q-20 27"
βœ”MSI Optix G273QF 27"
Devices with a HDMI or mini HDMI port can transfer high definition video and audio to a display.
Has a curved display
βœ–Lenovo G27q-20 27"
βœ–MSI Optix G273QF 27"
A curved screen is designed to better fill a user's field of vision, giving the viewer a sense of being immersed in the image. As our eyes have a natural curvature, these displays can also help to reduce eye strain.
has SRS TheaterSound HD
βœ–Lenovo G27q-20 27"
βœ–MSI Optix G273QF 27"
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
βœ–Lenovo G27q-20 27"
βœ–MSI Optix G273QF 27"
USB recording is the capacity of the device to record content into plugged in USB devices.
supports BFI
βœ–Lenovo G27q-20 27"
βœ–MSI Optix G273QF 27"
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.
supports Wi-Fi 5 (802.11ac)
βœ–Lenovo G27q-20 27"
βœ–MSI Optix G273QF 27"
802.11ac wireless works on the 5GHz frequency range. It offers higher transfer rates, improved reliability, and improved power consumption. It provides advantages for gaming and HD video streaming.
supports Wi-Fi 4 (802.11n)
βœ–Lenovo G27q-20 27"
βœ–MSI Optix G273QF 27"
Wi-Fi 4 (802.11n) is a wireless standard released in 2009. It has faster transfer rates and improved security compared to its predecessors – a, b, and g.
supports Dolby Virtual
βœ–Lenovo G27q-20 27"
βœ–MSI Optix G273QF 27"
Dolby Virtual Speaker produces a surround sound experience over the stereo speakers.
is DLNA-certified
βœ–Lenovo G27q-20 27"
βœ–MSI Optix G273QF 27"
All DLNA-certified products are compatible with one another. When different devices are connected to the same network, data can be transferred easily between them.

Price comparison

Lenovo G27q-20 27"

Buy used:

$250

ProductStorePrice
Lenovo G27q-20 27" amazonLenovo Legion Y27q-20 - Gaming Monitor -...Lenovo Legion Y27q-20 - Gaming Monitor - 27 Inch QHD - 165 Hz - AMD FreeSync Premium - Blue Light Certified - Tilt/Swivel/Pivot/Height Adjustable Stand - HDMI & DP & USB
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$380
Lenovo G27q-20 27" amazonLenovo G27-20 27-inch Gaming Monitor, FH...Lenovo G27-20 27-inch Gaming Monitor, FHD, IPS, 144Hz, 1ms, FreeSync Premium and NVIDIA G-SYNC Compatible, NearEdgeless, VESA Mount, Height and Tilt Adjust, HDMI, DP
amazon logo
$150
Lenovo G27q-20 27" amazonLenovo ThinkVision T24i-20 24" Full HD W...Lenovo ThinkVision T24i-20 24" Full HD WLED LCD Monitor - Raven Black in-Plane Switching (IPS) Technology - 1920 x 1080 - HDMI - VGA - DisplayPort - USB Hub HDMI
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$259
Lenovo G27q-20 27" amazonLenovo ThinkVision P27q-20 27 Inch 16:9 ...Lenovo ThinkVision P27q-20 27 Inch 16:9 QHD Monitor, 2560 x 1440, HDMI, Mini DisplayPort with USB Hub
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$517
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$250

MSI Optix G273QF 27"

Buy used:

$265

ProductStorePrice
MSI Optix G273QF 27" amazonMSI QHD Rapid-IPS Quantum DOT Gaming Non...MSI QHD Rapid-IPS Quantum DOT Gaming Non-Glare Super Narrow Bezel 1ms 2560 x 1440 165Hz Refresh Rate Adjustable Arm G-Sync Compatible 27” Gaming Monitor (Optix MAG274QRF-QD)
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$350
MSI Optix G273QF 27" amazonMSI Optix G273 27" Class FHD IPS Gaming ...MSI Optix G273 27" Class FHD IPS Gaming Monitor (Renewed)
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$146

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