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Scan code: LN101042 Manufacturer code: PG278QE

ASUS 27" Quad HD 165Hz G-SYNC Gaming Monitor

27" ASUS ROG Swift PG278QE Monitor, TN, 2560x1440, 165Hz, 1ms, G-SYNC, 1000:1, 350cd/m², HDMI/DP/USB

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Scan code: LN101042 Manufacturer code: PG278QE
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Product Overview ROG Swift PG278QE gaming monitor is built for victory in the professional gaming arena, and features a WQHD panel with overclockable 165Hz refresh rate and 1ms response time. Integrated NVIDIA® G-SYNC™ technology synchronises the display's refresh rate to the GPU for smooth visuals and lag-free gameplay. This monitor features the latest technologies and design touches to make it a must-have weapon for all enthusiast players.

Impeccably Lifelike Gaming Visuals
The ROG Swift PG278QE 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.

ROG Swift PG278QE 27-inch 2560 x 1440 Monitor
See more detail and spacing with more room for working bars on the side. Images are much more crisp and detailed.

Ultra-Smooth Graphics for Seamless Gameplay
The ROG Swift PG278QE’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 ultrafast refresh rate lets you play at the highest visual settings and lets you react instantly to what’s onscreen — so you’ll get that first strike in.

Gain a Competitive Edge with NVIDIA®G-SYNC™ Technology
The ROG Swift PG278QE 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 PG278QE lets you enjoy seamlessly-smooth and lag-free gameplay when playing the latest fast-paced first-person shooters, sports, and action-adventure titles.

Gamer-Centric Technologies
The ASUS GamePlus hotkey gives you in-game enhancements so you get more out of your game.

This function is co-developed with input from pro gamers, allowing them to practice and improve their gaming skills.

ASUS-Exclusive GameVisual Technology
ASUS GameVisual Technology has six 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.

Multi-Display Gaming at its Finest
The ROG Swift PG278QE’s 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.

Robust Connectivity with Exclusive Gaming Hotkeys
ROG Swift PG278QE 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 for your mouse and keyboard, and can charge your mobile devices while gaming.

Smart Cable Management
A cable management design feature found on the back of the monitor allows you to organise and hide your cables to keep your gaming area tidy.

Ultra-Low Blue Light Technology
The ROG Swift PG278QE also comes with the ASUS Ultra Low Blue Light filters to protect you from harmful blue light. You can easily access and select four different filter settings onscreen through a handy five-way joystick makes it easy to jump through the On-screen display (OSD) menus to fulfill your different scenarios.

TÜV Rheinland Certified
The ROG Swift PG278QE 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.

Flicker Free Technology
Flicker-Free technology reduces flicker to give you a comfortable gaming experience. This minimises instances of eyestrain and other damaging effects when you're embroiled in long, drawn-out gaming sessions.

Ergonomic Tilt, Swivel, Pivot, and Height Adjustable Stand
The ROG Swift PG278QE is specially designed for marathon gaming sessions. It has an ergonomically-designed stand with tilt, swivel, pivot, and height adjustment so you can always find that ideal viewing position whether you’re on the couch or sitting on your bed. Features • 27-inch, WQHD 2560 x 1440 resolution display for lifelike gaming visuals.
• 165Hz refresh rate, 1ms response time, and NVIDIA®G-SYNC™ technology for seamless visuals and smooth gameplay.
• ASUS-exclusive Ultra-Low Blue Light, Flicker-Free, GamePlus, and GameVisual technologies provide a comfortable gaming experience.
• Ergonomically-designed stand with full tilt, swivel, pivot, and height adjustment for comfortable viewing position.
Specifications
Screen Size 27"
Edition ROG Swift PG278QE
Panel Type TN
Panel Coating Non-Glare
Panel Finish  
Touchsceen No
Backlight  
Pitch Size 0.233
Curvature N/A
Adaptive Frame-rate Technology NVIDIA G-SYNC
HDCP Yes
Connectors
  • 1 x 3.5mm Audio Out
  • 1 x DisplayPort 1.2
  • 1 x HDMI 1.4
  • 2 x USB 3.0
  • 1 x USB Upstream
Position Adjustment
  • Height Adjustable
  • Pivot
  • Swivel Stand
  • Tilt
Resolution 2560x1440 (WQHD)
Aspect Ratio 16:9
Refresh Rate 165Hz
Response Time 1 ms
Brightness 350 cd/m²
Viewing Angle 170 / 160 (°H/°V)
Contrast Ratio/Dynamic Contrast Ratio 1000:1
Color Gamut  
Color Bit Depth 16.7M Colours
HDR Support No
Supported HDR Standards  
Speakers No
Speaker Configuration N/A
Web Camera No
Power Usage (Switched on) <90 W
VESA 100 x 100
3D Support No
Anti-Theft Features  
Included Accessories
  • 1 x DisplayPort Cable
  • 1 x HDMI Cable
  • 1 x Power Cable
  • 1 x Quick Start Guide
  • 1 x Support CD
  • 1 x USB 3.0 Cable
  • 1 x Warranty Card
Monitor Colour Black
Dimensions (with stand) 620 x 378 ~ 508 x 211 (WxHxD)
Dimensions (without stand) 620 x 363 x 66 (WxHxD)
Weight (with Stand) 5.9 kg
Note  
Additional Information
Scan Code LN101042
Model Number PG278QE
Warranty

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Details
Duration:
36 months
Type:
Direct
DOA Period:
7 days
Manufacturer Contact Details
Manufacturer:
Asus
Telephone:
01442 265548
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Date Issued: 15th May 2015

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