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ASUS 27" Full HD 144Hz FreeSync Gaming Monitor

27" ASUS VG278Q eSports Gaming Monitor, 1920x1080 (Full HD), 1ms, 144Hz, AMD FreeSync, DP/HDMI/DVI, G-SYNC Compatible

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Scan code: LN83918 Manufacturer code: VG278Q
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27" ASUS Full HD Gaming Monitor with G-Sync Compatibility

asus full hd esports gaming monitor

PERFECT FOR ESPORTS STANDARDS The ASUS VG278Q is a versatile gaming display that's been designed for intense, fast-paced gaming. This 27" Full HD gaming monitor offers a lightning-fast 1ms response time and a blazing 144Hz refresh rate to give you flawlessly smooth gameplay. It features Adaptive-Sync (FreeSync™) and is also G-Sync compatible to eliminate unwanted screen tearing and choppy frame rates. Gamer-centric features like ASUS GamePlus enhances your in-game experience, while GameVisual provides a wealth of pre-set display modes to optimize your visuals for different genres of games. The VG278Q comes with smart cable management on the stand, and a narrow bezel design so you can be fully immersed in your game without interruptions.

27"Screen Size

1920 x 1080FHD Resolution

TNPanel Type

See Every Frame in Superior Quality

frame rate

INCREDIBLE 144HZ REFRESH RATE The ASUS VG278Q offers an astonishing 144Hz refresh rate so fast-moving visuals are displayed perfectly without screen blurring. There's no frustrating lag, so you'll get the upper hand in first person shooters, racers, real-time strategy and sports games.

Play your Favorite Titles in Real-Time Speed

1MS RESPONSE TIME WITH LOW MOTION BLUR This game-changing monitor is the fastest in its class, boasting an incredible 1ms response time to eliminate smearing and motion blur. This allows you to react instantly to what you see onscreen, especially in fast-paced games. The VG278Q also utilizes ASUS Extreme Low Motion Blur (ELMB) technology to make objects in motion look even sharper, so your gameplay is more fluid and responsive when you're deep in an intense battle or race.


conventional monitorShows smearing and motion blur while moving fast.


1MS Response with ELMBShows smooth graphics while moving fast.

Cerified NVIDIA G-SYNC Compatible

nvidia g sync

Play with your dream gear The VG278Q has been certified as G-SYNC compatible, delivering a seamless, tear-free gaming experience by enabling VRR by default on NVIDIA GeForce GTX 10-Series and NVIDIA GeForce RTX 20-Series graphics cards.

Perfect Visuals with Any Build

adaptive sync

GAME-CHANGING ADAPTIVE SYNC Along with G-SYNC compatibility, this cutting-edge monitor features Adaptive-Sync (FreeSync™) technology to eliminate any screen tears and choppy frame rates during gaming. Enjoy seamless visuals and perfectly smooth gameplay during every battle.

Revel in Lag-Free Gaming

GAMEFAST INPUT TECHNOLOGY Input lag on an LCD monitor is usually much lower than a TV. With the ASUS VG278Q it uses GameFast Input Technology to further reduce input lag. This technology offers much faster motion deliver so you'll always be up to speed with in-game action at the exact moment it happens.


HDTVYour command delay appears on the screen and you can miss the target.


VG278Q MONITORYour command appears on the screen instantly and you can hit the target perfectly.

Improve Your Gaming Skills with GamePlus

Gamer Centric Enhancements Get the most out of your games with the exclusive ASUS GamePlus hotkey. This special feature is co-developed with input from professional gamers, allowing them to practice and perfect their gaming skills.


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


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 alignment Activating the display alignment function gives users three alignment lines on all four corners of the monitor to take the guesswork out of multi-display set-ups, so each monitor lines up perfectly.

Optimize Visuals in Every Game Type

ASUS EXCLUSIVE DISPLAYWIDGET SOFTWARE DisplayWidget is an intuitive software utility that lets users tweak settings or configure ASUS GameVisual, App Sync, and Blue Light Filter. ASUS GameVisual gives you seven preset display modes tailored to suit different types of content.


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


Cinema Cools and saturates colours for more immersive movies.


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 High contrast brightens up darker areas and shadows onscreen to help gamers spot hidden enemies.


sRGB Perfect for surfing the web or editing photos.


Moba Enhances the colour of your opponents' health/mana bars, so that you can simultaneously respond and be the first to destroy the opposing team's main structure.


SCENERY Provides greater contrast and brightness ranges and tweaks colour saturation for greens and blues, making it perfect for photos and videos that depict scenery.

Rich Connectivity Options


USE A RANGE OF DEVICES The ASUS VG278Q 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.

Safeguard your Eyes during Extensive Gaming

flicker free

PROTECTIVE FLICKER-FREE TECHNOLOGY Flicker-free technology works to reduce onscreen flicker, giving you a more comfortable, marathon-ready gaming environment. It is designed to minimize eyestrain, headaches and eye fatigue when you're immersed in long gaming sessions.

Reduce the Strain on your Eyes for Every Task

ASUS BLUE LIGHT FILTER The TÜV Rheinland-certified ASUS Blue Light Filter protects you from harmful blue light, and you can easily access its four different filter settings via a hotkey. The VG278Q has undergone stringent performance tests and has been 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.

level 1

Level 1 Level 1 is perfect for normal web browsing, and gives excellent colour reproduction for an accurate picture and minimal colour shift.

level 2

Level 2 Level 2 is ideal when you want to view media like pictures and videos. It gives you a perfect balance for high image quality.

level 3

Level 3 Level 3 delivers the look of real paper, making it ideal when reading for long hours or word processing.

level 4

Level 4 Level 4 is ideal for darker environments that have dim ambient lights, making even dark scenes highly detailed and immersive.

Discover the Perfect Viewing Angle for You


HeightAdjust the screen from
0 ~ 130mm


SwivelRotate the screen from
+90° ~ -90°


PivotPivot the screen from
90° ~ -90°


TiltTilt the screen from
+33° ~ -5°

What is Nvidia G-Sync?


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27" ASUS VG278Q eSports Gaming Monitor, 1920x1080 (Full HD), 1ms, 144Hz, AMD FreeSync, DP/HDMI/DVI, G-SYNC Compatible is rated 5.0 out of 5 by 5.
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great product! It's great if you don't have a huge amount to spend but still want amazing frame rate.
Date published: 2020-01-24
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Pretty nuts Build quality feels good, Screen is nice there is no jitter or any dead pixels. Doesnt bleed and can be used for literally anything you need.
Date published: 2019-12-25
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Brought 2! Brought two of these while they were on offer and I've been super impressed very happy with my purchase!
Date published: 2019-11-22
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great monitor I bought this the other week when it was on offer for £252 from £300 so I think I got a good bargin. My only complaint was that the HDMI cable was missing but as soon as I notified Scan they sent one out. Can't fault scan, great service.
Date published: 2019-09-12
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Excellent gaming monitor Superb display, every possible cable you may need included, I know of a friend who paid £80 more for a benq monitor and didn’t get a display port cable, with a lot of cards now not having an AVI doc it’s great asus cover all this for you.
Date published: 2019-04-05
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would G-sync actually work?

I have nvidia titan x card would g sync work with it without any issues? I heard in case of monitors that can do free sync and g sync you need at least gtx 1070 for it to work properly.
Asked by: WorstNoob
G Sync will work with any GTX10 series and later cards
Answered by: bikes
Date published: 2019-11-12
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ASUS 27" Full HD 144Hz FreeSync Gaming Monitor
ASUS 27" Full HD 144Hz FreeSync Gaming Monitor