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ASUS 27" ROG Swift PG278QR Quad HD G-SYNC Gaming Monitor

27" ASUS PG278QR ROG Swift, WQHD 165Hz G-SYNC Gaming Monitor, TN, 2560x1440, 1ms, 1000:1, Adjustable, VESA, DP/HDMI/USB3

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ASUS ROG Swift 27” - 2K WQHD Gaming Monitor with G-Sync

Asus PG278QR

built for victory in the professional gaming arena ASUS announce the world’s first 2K/WQHD G-Sync Monitor, combined with an exclusive overclockable 165Hz refresh rate and 1ms response time. The ROG Swift PG278QR is explicitly designed for gamers with many built-in features like NVIDIA® G-SYNC™ Technology which eradicates screen tearing, minimises display stutter to deliver a super smooth gaming experience, it synchronises the display's refresh rate to the GPU for smooth visuals and lag-free gameplay. This ASUS monitor is fully tilt, swivel, pivot and height adjustable so you can set your monitor exactly how you need it. The ASUS GamePlus hotkey gives you in-game enhancements so you get more out of your game. ROG Swift PG278QR gives you flexible connectivity options for WQHD (2560 x 1440) input via its DisplayPort1.2 and HDMI ports. It also has two USB 3.0 ports, and can charge your mobile devices while gaming.

27"Screen Size

2560 x 1440QHD Resolution

TNPanel Type

Astonishingly Lifelike Gaming Visuals

WQHD

A 27-inch 2K/WQHD display for detailed visuals and onscreen space The ROG Swift PG278QR represents a new generation displays, with a WQHD (2560 x 1440) panel that delivers four times the resolution of 720p and 109 pixels per inch. You get to enjoy greater image detail and up to 77% more onscreen desktop space than standard Full HD (1920 x 1080) displays. These add up to give you a major in-game advantage. See more detail and spacing with more room for working bars on the side. Images are much more crisp and detailed.

Ultra-Smooth Overclockable Graphics

165 overclockable refresh rate

UP TO AN Incredibly-fast 165Hz refresh rate The ROG Swift PG278QR's gaming monitor 165Hz refresh rate decimates lag and motion blur to give you the upper hand in first person shooters, racers, real-time strategy, and sports titles. This ultra-fast refresh rate lets you play at the highest visual settings and lets you react instantly to what's onscreen. You can even select your preferred refresh rate with a turbo key to toggle refresh rates on the fly without needing to access the graphics driver control panel.

2560 x 1440 @ 165Hz only works with DP port. The HDMI port only supports 2560 x 1440 @ 60Hz.
Only NVIDIA GeForce GTX 960 and above graphics card can support 2560 x 1440 up to 165Hz. Please contact the GPU manufacturers for detailed specification.

NVIDIA G-Sync Technology

Gsync

ELIMINATE LAG AND GAME SMOOTHLY The ROG Swift PG278QR incorporates NVIDIA® G-SYNC™ display technology to deliver the smoothest, fastest, and most breathtaking gaming imaginable. G-SYNC™ synchronises the monitor's refresh rate to the GPU in your GeForce GTX-powered PC, eliminating screen tearing and minimising display stutter and input lag. ROG Swift PG278QR lets you enjoy seamlessly-smooth and lag-free gameplay when playing the latest fast-paced first-person shooters, sports, and action-adventure titles.

G-SYNC features require a NVIDIA® GeForce® GTX™ 650Ti BOOST GPU or higher.

Improve Your Skills with GamePlus Technology

Gamer Centric Enhancements Get the most out of your games with the exclusive ASUS GamePlus hotkey, ROG are committed to engineering in-game enhancements for creating the best gaming experiences. This special feature is co-developed with input from professional gamers, allowing them to practice and perfect their gaming skills.

crosshair

Crosshair A crosshair provides four different crosshair options, so you can select the one that best suits the shooter you are currently playing.

timer

Timer Onscreen timer that can be positioned on the left of the display to keep track of elapsed game time.

frames per second

FPS counter The FPS counter lets you know how smoothly the game is running. This can be activated while G-sync is on.

display

Display Alignment Three alignment lines on all four corners of the monitor takes the guesswork out of multi-display set-ups, so each monitor lines up.

Designed with Gamer’s Comfort in Mind

blue light filter

PROTECT YOUR EYES FROM HARMFUL BLUE LIGHT The ROG Swift PG278QR helps to prevent eye-fatigue and strain, with the certified ASUS Ultra-low Blue Light filters which protect your eyes from harmful blue light. You can find access to these four filter settings via the on-screen menu, the settings help you when web browsing, reading or word processing and viewing photos and videos. This unbelievable gaming monitor has undergone stringent performance tests and is certified by TÜV Rheinland laboratories, a global provider of technical, safety, and certification services, to include flicker-free technology and to emit low blue light levels.

Multi-Display Gaming at its Finest

Multi Display Set up

Super-narrow bezel design for seamless multi-display setups The slim profile and super-narrow 6mm bezel makes it perfect for almost seamless multi-display setups so your eyes move swiftly from one monitor to another. It can also be VESA wall-mounted – an even easier way to have a multi-display gaming setup.

Display Modes to Optimize Visuals

ASUS GAMEVISUAL TECHNOLOGY Experience up to six pre-set display modes for various types of games, this provides optimised visuals with GameVisual ASUS-exclusive technology.

Racing Reduces input lag, making it ideal for racing games when G-SYNC technology is on.

cinema

Cinema Enhances contrast and colour saturation for lively, vivid visuals - ideal for viewing movies.

rts/rpg

RTS/RPG Enhances colour saturation and contrast sharpness to give you better, brighter colours and detailed visuals for real-time strategy (RTS) or RPG games.

fps

FPS High contrast settings enhance the visibility even in dark scenes to see your enemies.

srgb

sRGB Perfect for surfing the web or editing photos.

scenery

Scenery Provides more contrast gradations makes grass greener and skies bluer so it's ideal for slide shows.

Keeping it Cool with a Smart Air Vent Design

airflow design

Awesome LED Light-in-Motion effects The ROG Swift PG278QR features a Smart Air Venting Design, which uses convective currents to produce airflow. This passive setup works completely without fans, making it absolutely silent and maintenance-free. This ASUS gaming monitor employs a custom heatsink that's double the size to make sure the monitor stays cool during marathon gaming sessions. The intricately-patterned base of the monitor can also illuminate with an LED Light-in-Motion feature.

Robust Connectivity with Exclusive Gaming Hotkeys

Smart cable management design The ROG Swift PG278QR monitor gives you adaptable connectivity options for WQHD (2560 x 1440) input via its DisplayPort1.2 and HDMI ports, it also includes two USB 3.0 ports for your mouse and keyboard, and can charge your mobile devices while gaming. The innovative cable management design feature found on the back of the monitor, allows you to arrange and hide your cables.

monitor connectivity

Ergonomic Height Adjustable Stand

height

HeightAdjust the screen from
0 ~ 120mm

swivel

SwivelRotate the screen from
+60° ~ -60°

pivot

PivotPivot the screen from
0° ~ -90°

tilt

TiltTilt the screen from
+20° ~ -5°

Warranty

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Details
Duration:
36 months
Type:
Direct
DOA Period:
1 days
Manufacturer Contact Details
Manufacturer:
ASUS
Telephone:
01442 265548

Additional Notes:
Manufacturer's warranty is reprinted here for your information only. Warranty terms subject to change without notice.

Subject to 3 years manufacturer's warranty, directly with ASUS.

Asus provide a direct drop & pick warranty replacement service.

We recommend that you retain your retail packaging within the first 28 days of purchase.

This Warranty does not cover any damage due to abnormal use or conditions, misuse, neglect, abuse, accident, improper handling or storage, serial number altered, defaced or removed; or has had the warranty seal on the system altered, defaced or removed, exposure to moisture, unauthorized modifications, alterations, or repairs, improper installation, improper use of any electrical source, undue physical or electrical stress, operator error, non-compliance with instructions.

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ASUS 27" ROG Swift PG278QR Quad HD G-SYNC Gaming Monitor
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