Scan code: LN126781 Manufacturer code: XG27AQ

ASUS ROG Strix 27" XG27AQ WQHD 170Hz G-SYNC Compatible Gaming Monitor

27" ASUS ROG Strix XG27AQ Gaming Monitor, IPS, 2560x1440, 1ms, 170Hz, HDR10, 1000:1, 400cd/m, HDMI/DP, G-SYNC Compatible

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Scan code: LN126781 Manufacturer code: XG27AQ
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27" ROG STRIX XG27AQ WQHD HDR Gaming Monitor from ASUS

ASUS Gaming Monitor

Breathtaking responsiveness with awe-inspiring Visuals Interested in breathtaking visuals? look no further. The ROG XG27AQM is here to take your gaming prowess on a journey of unprecedented immersion. Boasting a stunning 27" WQHD fast ips panel with a staggering max refresh rate of 170Hz, fast IPS technology enables a 1MS GTG response time to bring you some of the sharpest visuals on the market. Designed for professional gamers and those chasing immersive gameplay this monitor features a host of technologies to improve your gaming experience including; ASUS Extreme Low Motion Blur, HDR400 & NVIDIA G-Sync certification, cinema-standard DCI-P3 97% and sRGB 150% colour gamut, ASUS AURA SYNC support, rich connectivity options and finally an ergonomic design with tilt, swivel, height and pivot adjust ensuring you remain comfortable during long marathon gaming sessions. If your looking for unbelievable performance to gain an advantage over your opponents, look no further than the ASUS ROG XG27AQM.

27"Display Size

IPSPanel Type

2560 x 1440 Resolution

170Hz / 1msRefresh / Response Rate

Packed Full of Image Enhancing Tech


Certified NVIDIA G−SYNC CompatibleDelivers a seamless, tear-free gaming experience by enabling VRR by default on NVIDIA GeForce GTX 10-Series and NVIDIA GeForce RTX 20 & 30 Series graphics cards.


INCREDIBLY FAST 170HZ REFRESH RATEYou'll experience amazingly-fluid gaming visuals, giving you the upper hand in first-person shooters, racing, real-time strategy and sports titles.


Breathtaking FluidityASUS Fast IPS Display allows the display’s liquid crystal elements to switch up to 8X faster than conventional IPS panels for improved response. With a 0.5ms* gray-to-gray response time, smearing and motion blur are virtually eliminated. This display also delivers superior images with outstanding colors thanks to DCI-P3 97% color gamut and an astounding 1,000:1 contrast ratio. Wide 178-degree viewing angles ensure minimal distortion and color shift even when you're viewing from extreme positions.


ACCURATE, WIDER Colour PALETTEProvides a wider range of colors with a cinema-standard DCI-P3 97% and sRGB 150% color gamut. To ensure color accuracy, all the monitors is factory pre-calibrated with factory calibration report.

See Every Detail


HIGH DYNAMIC RANGE (HDR) WITH DISPLAYHDR™ 400HDR technology supports across a range of luminance to deliver a wider colour range and higher contrast than traditional monitors. The brightest whites and the darkest blacks bring out details like never before. Also, the XG32VC boasts a peak brightness of 400 nits to meet the requirement for DisplayHDR™ 400 certification.

Protect your Eyes with Flicker-Free Technology

low blue light technology

AVOID EYESTRAIN FROM BLUE LIGHT This ROG Strix monitor comes with TÜV Rheinland-certified ASUS Ultra-Low Blue Light technology, that reduces the amount of blue light emitted by the display, and features four different settings onscreen to suit each task.

See Enemies even in the Darkest Scenes

shadow boost

ASUS Shadow Boost Shadow Boost technology shows dark areas of games without overexposing the brighter areas. This improves overall viewing whilst making it easier to spot enemies hidden in dark areas.

The Key to Your Comfort

Ergonomic Design for Marathon Sessions With an ergonomically-designed stand, it provides tilt, swivel, pivot, and height adjustments so you can easily find your ideal viewing position. The display is also VESA-compatible for wall mounting.


Height adjustment (0~100mm)


Pivot: 0°~90°(Clockwise)


Swivel: -25°~+25°


Tilt: +20° ~ -5°

A Plethora of Ports

Screen Size 27"
Edition ROG Strix XG27AQ
Panel Type IPS
Panel Coating Non-Glare
Panel Finish  
Touchscreen No
Backlight LED
Pitch Size 0.233mm
Curvature N/A
Adaptive Frame-rate Technology NVIDIA G-SYNC Compatible*
NVIDIA Reflex No
  • 1 x 3.5mm Headset Out
  • 1 x DisplayPort 1.2
  • 2 x HDMI 2.0
  • 2 x USB 3.0
  • 2 x USB 3.2 Gen1 Type-A
Position Adjustment
  • Height Adjustable
  • Pivot
  • Swivel
  • Tilt
Resolution 2560x1440 (WQHD)
Aspect Ratio 16:9
Max. Refresh Rate 170Hz
Response Time 1 ms
Brightness 400 cd/m²
Viewing Angle 178°/ 178° (°H/°V)
Contrast Ratio/Dynamic Contrast Ratio 1000:1
Color Gamut 130% sRGB, 95% DCI-P3
Color Bit Depth 16.7M Colours
HDR Support Yes
Supported HDR Standards
  • DisplayHDR400
  • HDR10
  • HLG
Speakers Yes
Speaker Configuration 2W x2
Web Camera No
Power Usage (Switched on) < 35W W
VESA 100 x 100
3D Support No
Anti-Theft Features Kensington-lock Ready
Included Accessories
  • 1 x Colour Pre-Calibration Report
  • 1 x DisplayPort Cable
  • 1 x HDMI Cable
  • 1 x Power Cable
  • 1 x Quick Start Guide
  • 1 x USB 3.0 Cable
  • 1 x Warranty Card
Monitor Colour Black
Dimensions (with stand) 611 x (408~508) x 255 mm (WxHxD)
Dimensions (without stand) 611 x 367 x 82 mm (WxHxD)
Weight (with Stand) 8.6 kg
Additional Information
Scan Code LN126781
Model Number XG27AQ
GTIN 4718017926256

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ASUS ROG Strix 27" XG27AQ WQHD 170Hz G-SYNC Compatible Gaming Monitor
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