ASUS Republic of Gamers PG278Q 27" Widescreen LED Backlit QHD ROG SWIFT Gaming Monitor

ASUS Republic of Gamers PG278Q 27" Widescreen LED Backlit QHD ROG SWIFT Gaming Monitor

ASUS Republic of Gamers PG278Q 27" Widescreen LED Backlit QHD ROG SWIFT Gaming Monitor

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Product Highlights

  • 27" LED Backlit QHD Display
  • DisplayPort 1.2 Signal Input
  • 2560 x 1440 Resolution
  • 1,000:1 Contrast Ratio
  • 350 cd/m² Brightness
  • 170°/160° Viewing Angles
  • 1 ms Response Time
  • Support for Up to 16.7 Million Colors
  • 144 Hz Refresh Rate
  • NVIDIA G-SYNC Technology
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  • 1Description

With four times the resolution of a standard 720p display the Republic of Gamers PG278Q 27" Widescreen LED Backlit QHD ROG SWIFT Gaming Monitor from ASUS offers a QHD resolution of 2560 x 1440 for up to 77% more onscreen display space. With 109 pixels per inch you can see your movies, games, videos, and other multimedia content with enhanced clarity while the super fast 1 ms response time provides reduced lag and blur for those fast moving game sequences.

Adding to the enhanced gaming experience, the 144 Hz refresh rate virtually eliminates motion blur making it possible to see even the finest in game details regardless of how fast paced the game is. For on-the-fly changes to the refresh rate and other on screen configurations this ASUS monitor also features a 5-way directional OSD joystick and a refresh rate turbo key.

With DisplayPort 1.2 and USB 3.0 ports located on the side of the display and an integrated cable management system cables plugged into this ASUS monitor remain neat and organized. With VESA mount compatibility you can even mount this display to the wall allowing you to take full advantage of the 170° horizontal and 160° vertical viewing angles.

Video Features
Trace Free Technology
Color Temperature Selection: 4 modes
3D Technology: Shutter glasses 3D technology
GamePlus(modes): Yes (crosshair/timer)
HDCP support
ROG SWIFT PG278Q 27-inch 2560 x 1440 Monitor
With a 2560 x 1440 resolution there is more room for working bars on the side as well as more detailed images.
Enhanced 144 Hz Refresh Rate
Unlock enhanced frame rates along with reduced lag to virtually eliminate motion blur with twice the frame rate of standard LCDs.
Frame Rates
The ROG SWIFT PG278Q Gaming Monitor delivers refresh rates of up to 144 Hz to deliver smoother gameplay, even in graphically-intensive fast-paced action sequences.
Minimal Motion Blur
The ROG SWIFT PG278Q Gaming Monitor minimizes motion blur to display more a natural movement, making it ideal for first person shooters or real-time strategy games.
1 ms Rapid Response Time
With a 1 ms rapid response time the ROG SWIFT PG278Q Gaming Monitor eliminates smearing, tearing and motion blur, allowing you to quickly react to your game.
NVIDIA G-SYNC Technology
NVIDIA G-SYNC display technology delivers a smooth, fast gaming experience. G-SYNC synchronizes the ROG SWIFT's refresh rate to the GPU in your GeForce GTX-powered PC, eliminating screen tearing and minimizing display stutter and input lag. Scenes appear instantly, while objects look sharper and more vibrant for more fluid, responsive gameplay.

Note: G-SYNC features require an NVIDIA GeForce GTX650Ti BOOST GPU or higher
NVIDIA Ultra Low Motion Blur Technology
Conventional 60 Hz monitors show extensive motion blur which detracts from your gaming experience. The ROG SWIFT PG278Q Gaming Monitor with NVIDIA Ultra Low Motion Blur technology reduces the effects of motion blur by delivering crisp edges in fast-paced gaming environments for perceivable differences in natural movement.

Please Note
Users can turn on the Ultra Low Motion Blur function from the OSD setting. This works with titles that do not support the NVIDIA G-SYNC technology. Ultra Low Motion Blur technology works only at 85 Hz, 100 Hz and 120 Hz
NVIDIA 3D Vision
The ROG SWIFT PG278Q is compatible with the NVIDIA 3D Vision 1 and 2 kits to support up to three QHD displays for an immersive multi-display 3D gaming experience. ROG SWIFT provides an enhanced 3D gaming and content viewing experience and thanks to the ever-growing library of over 700 3D Vision ready game titles, as well as 3D Blu-ray movies and YouTube 3D Playback support.

Please Note
Requires NVIDIA 3D Vision kit, sold separately
5-Way OSD Navigation Key
The intuitive 5-way navigation key allows you to select OSD settings with just a flick.
Refresh Rate Turbo Key
The ROG SWIFT PG278Q features a dedicated hotkey to toggle refresh rate on-the-fly without needing to access the graphic driver control panel. Quickly select from 60, 120, or 144 Hz refresh rates and go back to gaming.
Smart Air Vent Design
The ROG SWIFT PG278Q Gaming Monitor is designed for extended gaming sessions. Its smart air vent design aids heat dissipation to keep things cool for extended periods of time.
LED Light-In-Motion Effects
The ROG SWIFT PG278Q Gaming Monitor comes with an intricately-patterned base that can illuminate with an LED Light-in-Motion feature.
GamePlus Technology
The ROG SWIFT PG278Q Gaming Monitor features the ASUS GamePlus hotkey with crosshair overlay and timer functions. Select from four different crosshairs to suit your gaming environment, and keep track of spawn and build times with the on-screen timer that can be positioned anywhere along the left-hand edge of the display.
Smart Cable Management
The ROG SWIFT PG278Q Gaming Monitor includes DisplayPort 1.2 for native QHD output and dual USB 3.0 ports for convenient pass through connectivity. A cable management design feature found on the back of the monitor allows you to organize and hide your cables.
Improved Comfort
With a slim profile and super-narrow 6mm bezel, the ROG SWIFT PG278Q Gaming Monitor is perfect for almost seamless multi-display setups. The ROG SWIFT also has an ergonomically-designed stand with tilt, swivel, pivot, and height adjustment so you can always find that ideal viewing position. It can also be VESA wall-mounted.
UPC: 886227752478
In the Box
ASUS Republic of Gamers PG278Q 27" Widescreen LED Backlit QHD ROG SWIFT Gaming Monitor
  • Power Cord
  • Power Adapter
  • DisplayPort Cable
  • USB 3.0 Cable
  • Support CD
  • Limited 3-Year Manufacturer Warranty
  • Table of Contents
    • 1Description
    Panel Size 27" (68.47 cm)
    Resolution 2560 x 1440
    Pixel Pitch 0.233 mm
    Brightness 350 cd/m²
    Contrast Ratio 1,000:1 (max)
    Viewing Angle (CR≧10) Horizontal: 170°
    Vertical: 160°
    Response Time 1 ms (gray-to-gray)
    Display Colors 16.7 million (8-bit)
    Convenient Hotkey GamePlus
    5-way OSD navigation joystick
    Turbo key
    Signal Input DisplayPort 1.2
    USB Ports 2 x USB 3.0 ports
    Signal Frequency Digital Signal Frequency
    Horizontal: 89~222 KHz
    Vertical: 50~144 Hz
    Power Consumption Power On: <90 W
    Power Saving Mode: <0.5 W
    Tilt +20° ~ -5°
    Swivel Yes
    Pivot Yes
    Height Adjustment Yes
    VESA Mount 100 x 100 mm
    Security Kensington lock
    Regulation Approval Energy Star, BSMI, CB, CCC, CE, CEL level 1, C-Tick, CU, ErP, FCC, J-MOSS, KCC, PSE, RoHS, UL/cUL, VCCI, WEEE, WHQL (Windows 8, Windows 7)
    Dimensions With Stand: 24.4 x 14.3 x 9.4" / 619.77 x 362.96 x 237.90 mm
    Weight 15.4 lb / 7.0 kg
    Packaging Info
    Package Weight 22.8 lb
    Box Dimensions (LxWxH) 29.0 x 17.0 x 11.0"

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