Scan code: LN96621 Manufacturer code: 9S6-3FA75T-002

MSI Optix 27" Quad HD 144Hz Curved FreeSync Gaming Monitor

27" MSI Optix MAG271CQR Curved Monitor, 1800R, VA, 2560x1440, 144Hz, 1ms, AMD FreeSync, 100M:1, 300cd/m², HDMI/DP

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Scan code: LN96621 Manufacturer code: 9S6-3FA75T-002
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MSI Optix 27" Quad HD Curved Gaming Monitor with AMD Freesync

MSI OPTIX 27 inch Gaming Monitor WQHD

next level design for a more realistic gaming experience The MSI Optix MAG271CQR Curved Gaming monitor has a stunning 27-inch Quad HD 2560x1440 screen, 144hz refresh rate and unbelievable 1ms response time panel, the Optix series gives you the advantage you need to take on your rivals. Constructed with AMD FreeSync technology, the MAG271CQR can match the display's refresh rate with your GPU for extra smooth gameplay. With all the latest game improving technologies built-in, MSI Curved Gaming monitors were produced for the most competitive play. Be ready for battle with the easy access space for your headset to rest on the built-in hanger. This Optix Gaming monitor can be personalised to the greatest angle with adjustments to tilt and change the height, your gaming sessions will be boosted with optimal viewing experiences. MSI Mystic Light is the ultimate gaming finish you can control your monitors lights via the MSI GAMING APP, choose from RGB effects where you can pick from colour schemes to suit your style.

27"Screen Size

2560x1440Resolution

VA LEDPanel Type

The Beauty is in the Details

WQHHD resolution

the most realistic experience The Optix MAG271CQR Gaming monitor features a 27-inch, WQHD 2560x1440 resolution that showcases the finer details while playing the latest titles, or while watching movies or videos. MSI will bring your game textures, characters, and environments to new heights for a more lifelike experience.

Curved Design for Your Viewing Pleasure

Curved Monitor

Experience an Exceptional Display Get the most out of your gaming marathons with the curved MSI MAG271CQR gaming monitor. Immerse yourself with a stunning QWHD display that surrounds you, making you feel connected to the experience. The monitor panel has a curvature rate of 1800R, which is the most comfortable and suitable for gaming and various applications. With 178 degrees of wide viewing angles, colours and details stay sharp compared to other monitors with less viewing angles.

Ultra-Smooth 144Hz Refresh Rate

refresh rate

get ahead of the game with 1ms response time MSI Gaming monitors allow you to experience astoundingly smooth gaming visuals with a 144Hz refresh rate and 1ms response time VA panel, which has the most benefit in fast moving game genres such as first person shooters, fighters, racing sims, real-time strategy, and sports. These type of games require very fast and precise movements, which an ultra-high refresh rate and fast response time monitor will put you ahead of the competition.

Personalize your Gaming Rig with Mystic Light

Mystlic light RGB

use the msi gaming app to select your palette The Optix MAG271CQR Gaming monitor glows softly with ambient lighting with MSI Mystic Light, it can also be synced with any other Mystic Light enabled gaming product. Customize and set up your own colour patterns through the MSI GAMING APP, using your smartphone to find your perfect style. Choose from various lighting modes to suit your setup and if you turn on gaming echo, your monitor back light dances to the music you play on the PC.

Discover Gaming OSD App Advantages

gaming OSD

multitask with hotkey options With the Gaming OSD App it is very easy to setup your gaming monitor. You don’t need to fuss just use your Keyboard and Mouse to configure your monitor. The app even gives you hotkey options so you can switch settings between different games with ease. Arrange the software with just a few clicks, multitask easily with Split Windows.

Enjoy a Multi-Monitor 180 Degree Setup

multi monitor

See Every Detail From Edge to Edge With a super narrow bezel, enjoy the best immersion possible in the latest games with a multi-monitor 180 degree setup. Experience better continuity between screens while playing games, working, or general computing.

Optimized Blue Light Reduction

blue light filter

defend YOUR EYES FROM HARMFUL BLUE LIGHT MSI Gaming monitors are optimized to reduce eye strain, specially designed to help your eyes from blue light damage by cleverly reducing the total amount of blue light displayed by the monitor. Ensuring that you can game for longer without fatigue.

See the Difference with Anti-Flicker Technology

Anti-flicker Technology

Smoother Gameplay per Second Generic monitor displays normally have a flicker-rate of about 200-times per second, which is unnoticeable to the naked eye, but can cause fatigue over time. MSI Anti-Flicker technology provides a very comfortable viewing by reducing the amount of flicker.

Streamline your Gameplay with AMD Freesync

AMD Freesync

technology designed for lag-free gaming AMD® FreeSync technology produces the smoothest visuals for your gameplay. To do this, AMD® FreeSync syncs your monitors refresh rate to your compatible AMD® GPU, which in turn maintains to eradicate screen tearing or stuttering. Enjoy your favourite games the way it was destined to be played with ultra-smooth, lag-free graphics.

Specifications
Screen Size 27"
Edition Optix MAG271CQR
Panel Type VA
Panel Coating Anti-Glare
Panel Finish  
Touchsceen No
Backlight LED
Pitch Size 0.2724
Curvature 1800R
Adaptive Frame-rate Technology AMD FreeSync
HDCP Yes
Connectors
  • 1 x DisplayPort
  • 2 x HDMI 1.4
  • 1 x Headphone Out
  • 2 x USB 2.0
  • 1 x USB 2.0 Type-B
Position Adjustment
  • Height Adjustable
  • Tilt
Resolution 2560x1440 (WQHD)
Aspect Ratio 16:9
Refresh Rate 144Hz
Response Time 1 ms
Brightness 300 cd/m²
Viewing Angle 178 (°H/°V)
Contrast Ratio/Dynamic Contrast Ratio 3000:1 / 100,000,000:1
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)  
VESA 100 x 100
3D Support No
Anti-Theft Features Kensington-lock Ready
Included Accessories  
Monitor Colour Black
Dimensions (with stand) 710.4 x 509.5 x 212.5 (WxHxD)
Dimensions (without stand)  
Weight (with Stand) 6.63 kg
Note  
Additional Information
Scan Code LN96621
Model Number 9S6-3FA75T-002
GTIN 4719072596330
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Details
Duration:
36 months
Type:
Direct
DOA Period:
14 days
Manufacturer Contact Details
Manufacturer:
MSI
Telephone:
0870 820 0009
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Reviews
27" MSI Optix MAG271CQR Curved Monitor, 1800R, VA, 2560x1440, 144Hz, 1ms, AMD FreeSync, 100M:1, 300cd/m², HDMI/DP is rated 4.3 out of 5 by 7.
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Great gaming monitor Love the 144Hz and the 2K resolution really made a difference to all my games. The colours are very vibrant too considering its a VA panel. Very pleased
Date published: 2019-11-14
Rated 5 out of 5 by from The monitor I had been looking for! This is the first 1440p monitor I have used, and the first 144Hz monitor I've used. There is a very noticeable difference from 1080p and 60Hz. The image quality is fantastic, and the screen has great viewing angles. So far I have had zero issues with ghosting or screen tearing, and the monitor just feels smooth. The curve took some time to get used to, but now I prefer it. While the headset stand is not an important feature, it's incredibly useful, especially since I had nowhere to put my headset before. The Freesync function works great, games look amazing and run incredibly smooth. The MSI OSD software works great, easy to change your monitor settings without using the circle button on the back of the monitor. It comes with a great stand, but can be Vesa mounted too if you wish to do that. Overall this monitor has everything I was looking for and is working great.
Date published: 2019-09-04
Rated 1 out of 5 by from Dead pixel Arrived with a dead pixel - scan says 1 pixel doesn't warrant a replacement, so if you don't mind getting a display with dead pixels scan is your best bet, don't want dead pixels, like I didn't? Take your money elsewhere and have peace of mind.
Date published: 2019-08-02
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great Monitor! Huge upgrade over my old Samsung 1080p monitor. The stand that comes included is very sturdy. Great value for a 1440p 144hz curved monitor . Overall i would recommend this monitor.
Date published: 2019-07-21
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great curved gaming monitor for the price Spent a whole day researching which monitor to get for my budget and finally landed on this. Great quality both on screen and build wise. Seems to be the perfect size for gaming too. I'd like to see the brightness improved a bit when Anti-Blur is enabled but other than that, great all round.
Date published: 2019-04-16
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Amazing contrast and colours Upgrading from a 1080p 60hz monitor i didnt realise that the game can look so much better, the curved screen makes viewing great, height adjustable fancy RGB lighting on the back of panel (lights up wall behind). Extra nice touches include the hanger for headset and a little joystick on the back to go through menus. I needed an excellent gaming monitor for my 2070 and now I have 1, was definitely worth spending the extra and paying for quality
Date published: 2019-04-08
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Excellent monitor upgrade, great value. This new revision of an already excellent monitor hasn't changed much other than on the rear at least the RGB is more prevellant and instead of a red symmetrical motif you get a nice RGB swoosh. It being on the rear however is pretty pointless if you're monitor is against a wall or you play in a well lit room. The stand whilst perfectly adequate feels a bit cheap and plasticy, but is very easy to assemble and simple enough to adjust. There's no 180 degree twist, but good height and tilt adjustment ranges. The image quality is excellent for a good value monitor. If you've been playing 1080p 60hz this is a major step up in quality. 1440p 144hz is the way forward and this monitor is great in displaying this. I would say it's foe the average to fairly serious gamer. There is a nice range of preset monitor set ups for different game types. For me, absolutely no bleeding on the edges. The joystick on the rear is easy to use to navigate the menus. A very good value monitor I won't want to change for years. Great image quality just slightly let down by it build. Special mention to MSI customer services and they're customer programme both of which are brilliant.
Date published: 2019-03-08
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MSI Optix 27" Quad HD 144Hz Curved FreeSync Gaming Monitor
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