ASUS VG278QR 27" Full HD 165Hz 0.5ms FreeSync Gaming Monitor
- 27 inch Full HD gaming monitor with an ultra-fast 165Hz refresh rate and Adaptive-Sync technology to eliminate screen tearing and choppy frame rates
- Certified as G-SYNC Compatible, delivering a seamless, tear-free gaming experience by enabling VRR (variable refresh rate) by default.
- 0.5ms* response time for smooth gameplay, and ASUS Extreme Low Motion Blur (ELMB) Technology to further reduce ghosting and motion blur
- GameFast Input Technology minimizes input lag and provides much faster motion delivery from end devices to monitor
- ASUS-exclusive GamePlus hotkey for in-game enhancements while GameVisual for optimized visuals
Now NVIDIA G-SYNC Compatible
Validiated as G-SYNC Compatible by NVIDIA, you can now unlock buttery smooth motion & eliminate screen tearing by utilising the latest variable refresh technologies, all without being tied down to a particular GPU designer. Regardless of whether you prefer team red or team green, now you can get the best out of this monitor with NVIDIA GeForce* or AMD Radeon Graphics Cards.
NVIDIA G-SYNC Compatibility requires a GeForce GTX 10-Series (Pascal) Graphics Card or later. Single monitor VRR operation supported only.
Designed for intense, fast-paced games, ASUS VG278QR is a 27” Full HD gaming display with an ultra-fast 0.5ms response time and blazing 165Hz refresh rate to give you super-smooth gameplay. VG278QR features Adaptive-Sync (FreeSync™) technology to eliminate screen tearing and choppy frame rate.
Gamer-Centric features like ASUS GamePlus enhances your in-game experience, while GameVisual provides various pre-set display modes to optimise visuals for different types of games.
Lightning-Fast 0.5ms Response Time with ASUS Extreme Low Motion Blur
ASUS VG278QR is the fastest in its class, boasting a 0.5ms response time to eliminate smearing and motion blur. This lets you react instantly to what you see onscreen, especially in fast paced games – allowing you to take corners like a pro race car driver, or get that headshot like a seasoned pro.
There's also the ASUS Extreme Low Motion Blur (ELMB) Technology to make objects in motion look even sharper, so gameplay is more fluid and responsive.
Incredible 165Hz Refresh Rate
With an astonishing 165Hz refresh rate, fast-moving visuals pose no problem for VG278QR. There's no frustrating lag, so you get the upper hand in first person shooters, racers, real-time strategy and sports titles.
Adaptive-Sync Technology for Smooth Gameplay
VG278QR features Adaptive-Sync (FreeSync™) technology – it eliminates screen tearing and choppy frame rates to give you seamless visuals and smooth
GameFast Input Technology – Because Milliseconds Count
Input lag on an LCD monitor is typically much lower than a TV, and ASUS VG278QR features GameFast Input Technology to further minimise input lag. This technology provides much faster motion delivery so you'll always be up to speed with in-game action at the precise timing you need to respond as quickly as is needed.
ASUS-Exclusive GamePlus Technology
ASUS VG278QR features the ASUS-exclusive GamePlus hotkey to give you in-game enhancements that help you get more out of your game.
This function is co-developed with pro-gamer input, allowing them to practice and improve their gaming skills.
ASUS-Exclusive GameVisual Technology
ASUS GameVisual Technology has seven pre-set display modes to optimise visuals for different types of content. This unique feature can be easily accessed through a hotkey or the On Screen Display (OSD) settings menu.
Rich Connectivity Options, a Narrow Bezel Design
ASUS VG278QR has extensive connectivity options, including dual-link DVI-D, DisplayPort 1.2, and HDMI (v1.4) port, so you can hook it up to a wide array of multimedia devices. It has a super-narrow 1cm bezel ideal for an immersive and panoramic gaming setup.
Smart Cable Management
A smart cable management design feature found on the stand of VG278QR helps you organise and hide cables to keep your gaming area tidy.
Flicker-Free technology reduces flicker to give you a comfortable gaming experience. This minimises instances of eyestrain and other potentially damaging eye ailments when you're embroiled in long, drawn-out gaming sessions.
Ultra-Low Blue Light Technology
ASUS Ultra-Low Blue Light technology reduces the amount of blue light. You can access and select four different filter settings onscreen easily through the OSD menu or DisplayWidget UI to find the best one that suits the task at hand.
The VG278QR gaming monitor has undergone stringent performance tests and is certified by TÜV Rheinland laboratories, a global provider of technical, safety, and certification services, to be flicker-free and to emit low blue light levels.
Ergonomically Designed and Wall-Mountable
ASUS VG278QR is specially designed for long marathon gaming sessions. Its ergonomically-designed stand lets you adjust the tilt, swivel, pivot, and height of the monitor so you always find your ideal viewing position. It can also be VESA wall-mounted to fit in any limited space.
- #Hide#Size Range: 25 - 27""
- Screen Size: 27""
- Backlight: LED
- Panel Type: TN
- Connectors: 1 x Dual Link DVI-D
1 x HDMI 1.4
1 x Display Port 1.2 In
1 x Headphone Out
1 x Audio In (PC)
- Speakers: Yes
- Touchscreen: No
- Resolution: 1920 x 1080
- Contrast Ratio: "1000:1
ASUS Smart Contrast Ratio (ASCR): 100,000,000:1 "
- Aspect Ratio: 16:9
- Response Time: 0.5ms
- Refresh Rate: 165Hz
- Brightness: 400 cd/m2
- Viewing Angle: Horizontal: 170 degrees
Vertical: 160 degrees
- Display Colour: 16.7M
- Stand Adjustments: Tilt: +33~-5 degrees
Swivel: +90 ~-90 degrees
Pivot: +90 ~-90 degrees
- Power: Power Consumption < 40W
Power Saving Mode <0.5W
Power Off Mode <0.5W
- Security Enabled: Kensington lock
- VESA Compatible: 100 x 100 mm
- Dimensions: With Stand(WxHxD) : 619 x (376~506) x 211 mm
Without Stand (WxHxD) : 619 x 363 x 50 mm
- Weight: 5.6 kg
Without stand: 3.2 kg
- Additional Features: See Overview
- Accessories Supplied: Dual-link DVI cable
Quick start guide
- Package Weight: 8.0000 kg
- Warranty: 3 Years
- #Hide#Resolution: 1920 x 1080
- #Hide#DVI: Yes (DVI)
- #Hide#HDMI: Yes (HDMI)
- #Hide#DisplayPort: Yes (DisplayPort)
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