The VK278Q 27" Widescreen LCD Computer Monitor from ASUS is a large-screen computer monitor with a wealth of input ports and a built-in webcam! The webcam is capable of 2.0 megapixel video capture and is rotatable. Since its plug-and-play, just connect a USB cable from your computer to this monitor's USB port to start capturing video. Beyond the webcam, you can connect up the monitor to your computer via VGA, DVI, DisplayPort, or HDMI. The monitor is capable of displaying 1080p video at native resolution, and can also output audio thanks to integrated stereo speakers.
The display features a 10,000,000:1 dynamic contrast ratio, 170°/160° viewing angles, 300cd/m² brightness, and support for 16.7 million colors. It uses an energy-efficient LED backlight, which offers more even lighting than traditional CCFL lamps -- without the need for warm-up time. Its desktop stand supports tilt adjustment, and you have the option of mounting the display to a wall thanks to its standard VESA 100mm mounting pattern. It can also be secured via a standard Kensington security lock.
Integrated with Real-time Video Communication
·The built-in, rotatable 2.0M pixel webcam makes it easy to conduct face-to-face live conversations with family, friends or online game partners.
·The high-quality webcam with 2.0 aperture enhances image quality in the dusk environment and delivers excellent visual performance with auto image control functions.
·The webcam is plug-and-play for easy connection and easy use through the USB interface without requiring you to install extra drivers.
·Create your own video clip and side show by bundled LifeFrame2 software.
10,000,000:1 ASUS Smart Contrast Ratio
The ASUS Smart Contrast Ratio dynamically enhances the display's contrast by adjusting the luminance of the backlight to achieve the darkest black and brightest white -- delivering lifelike images.
2ms Response Time
Quick response time of 2ms (GTG) eliminates ghosting and tracers for more fluid video playback.
Full HD with HDMI
VK278Q leads you to enter a big and spectacular world of colors with Full HD 1080p (1920x1080) support and HDMI port.
AI Light for Brightness Optimization
AI Light function enables the VK278Q automatically adjusting to lower brightness and make your eyes feel more comfortable in the dim environment. Furthermore, it helps save more 25% power consumption
Rich I/O Ports- Allow Simultaneous Connections to More Video Devices
With embedded digital HDMI and DisplayPort inputs, the VK278Q enables the most advanced graphic cards and computer connections. The DisplayPort interface also offers better support of multiple display streams, longer cable connections, and interoperability with other inputs, such as VGA, DVI and HDM
Picture in Picture - Display 2 Different Signals Simultaneously
Need to research on the Internet, but a championship game is about to start on TV? The VK278Q offers PIP(Picture in Picture) function (via hotkey) and has the capability to display images of two different signals at the same time
Splendid Video Intelligence Technology
The exclusive Splendid Video Intelligence Technology optimizes video performance and image fidelity by enhancing color, brightness, contrast, and sharpness. 6 preset video modes can be selected via a hotkey (Scenery, Theater, Game, Night View, sRGB and Standard)
This monitor utilizes a mercury-free LED-backlit panel and comes packaged in corrugated cardboard made of at least 80% recycled content
The slim-flat packaging allows more cartons to be fitted per cargo, reducing transportation costs and CO2 emission
In the Box
ASUS VK278Q 27" Widescreen LCD Computer Monitor
Quick Start Guide
Support CD (LifeFrame2)
Limited 1-Year North American Warranty (USA, Canada & Mexico)
Energy Star, UL/cUL, CB, CE, EuP, FCC, CCC, BSMI, Gost-R, C-Tick, VCCI, PSB, EK, J-MOSS, Taiwan Green Mark, RoHS, WEEE, Windows 7 & Vista WHQL
Computer with DVI, VGA, DisplayPort, or HDMI output
USB-Port for use with webcam
Webcam supports Microsoft Windows Vista/XP Service Pack 2 operation systems and greater
The LifeFrame 2 software currently supports Microsoft Windows 7, Vista, XP Service Pack 2 operating system