Asus - 27" LCD QHD FreeSync Monitor - Black

Get more out of your gaming experience with this ASUS gaming monitor. The 27-inch WQHD display delivers greater detail, while in-plane switching technology provides a 178-degree viewing angle, making this monitor ideal for multiplayer games. Featuring a 4 ms response time, this ASUS gaming monitor eliminates streaking and ghosting for smooth, continuous play.

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What's Included

  • ASUS 27" LCD QHD FreeSync Monitor
  • Mini-DisplayPort-to-DisplayPort cable
  • Power cord
  • Quick start guide
  • Support CD
  • Warranty Card

Ratings & Reviews

Overall Customer Rating:
Rating 4.8 out of 5 stars.
91% of customers would recommend this product to a friend (10 out of 11)

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Product Features

2K Quad HD 2560 x 1440 resolution

Offers outstanding detail. Ideal for watching high-resolution videos and playing games.

4ms response time

Ensures ultrafast performance and minimizes lag.

144Hz refresh rate

This monitor delivers great visual fluidity and awesome graphics no matter how quickly the in-game action unfolds.

27" LCD monitor

Uses cold-cathode fluorescent lamps to provide even backlighting across the entire screen.

Connect both digital and analog devices

One Mini DisplayPort 1.2, one DisplayPort 1.2, two HDMI/MHL and two USB 3.0 ports.

178° horizontal and vertical viewing angles

View the screen from a wide range of angles.

2W built-in speakers

Provide enhanced audio.

Wall-mountable design

With optional mounting kit (not included). A slim 2.5" profile without base makes the monitor ideal for placement on most walls.

100,000,000:1 ASUS Smart Contrast Ratio

Ensures images are crisp and clear with deep blacks and bright highlights.

350 cd/m² brightness

Produces bright images that can clearly be seen even in well-lit rooms.

SplendidPlus Video Intelligence technology

Provides preset modes for the monitor so that you can switch between various color optimization settings.

ASUS GamePlus

Ensures impressive gaming performance with various features that allow you to check FPS and incorporates crosshairs and real-time refresh rate.

ENERGY STAR certified

Designed to use less energy and meets strict energy efficiency guidelines set by the Environmental Protection Agency and U.S. Department of Energy.

What Experts are Saying

Rating, 4.1 out of 5 with 5 reviews

Overall Customer Rating

91%of customers recommend this product.



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What Experts are Saying

Rating, 4.1 out of 5 with 5 reviews
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The analysis of all aggregated expert reviews shows that the reviewers are positive about usability and design. Using an algorithm based on product age, reviewers ratings history, popularity, product category expertise and other factors, this product gets an alaTest Expert Rating of 89/100 = Very good quality.
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  • (UK)Rating, 4.3 out of 5Orestis Bastounis on June 23, 2015
    Asus MG279Q FreeSync Gaming Monitor Review
    The Asus MG279Q is a 27-inch AHVA In-Plane Switching 144Hz monitor that supports AMD FreeSync techno The Asus MG279Q is a 27-inch AHVA In-Plane Switching 144Hz monitor that supports AMD FreeSync technology for stutter and tearing-free gaming. WithFull Review
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