Scan code: LN102250 Manufacturer code: 9S6-3FA35T-022

MSI Optix 27" WQHD 144Hz Curved FreeSync Gaming Monitor

27" MSI Optix MPG27CQ2 Curved Monitor, 1800R, VA, 2560x1440, 144Hz, 1ms, AMD FreeSync, 100M:1, 400cd/m², HDMI 2.0/DP 1.2

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Scan code: LN102250 Manufacturer code: 9S6-3FA35T-022
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27" Optix Curved WQHD 2K FreeSync Gaming Monitor from MSI

MSI Optix MPG27CQ2 Monitor

BRING GAMING AND IMMERSION TOGETHER Gain the competitive edge you need to take down your opponents with the MSI Optix MPG27CQ2 curved gaming monitor. Easily keep an eye on your in-game status and never lose sight of any enemy. The MSI Optix MPG series house built in RGB LED lights on the front and offer support for SteelSeries GameSense. With this, you can check your ammo, health or power stats via the lights on your monitor to give you that in-game advantage. Enjoy immersive gameplay with the Optix's WQHD resolution, along with a 144Hz refresh rate and 1ms response time for silky-smooth visuals during every game. This incredible monitor utilizes Adaptive Sync technology to eliminate screen tearing, and uses protective features such as Anti-Flicker and Less Blue Light to reduce eyestrain during long gaming sessions. Use the Gaming OSD App to create the ultimate viewing settings for your game, and use MSI's Mystic Light to adjust the on-board lighting. The Optix MPG27CQ2 proves itself as the ultimate tool for every battle.

27"Screen Size

2560 x 1440WQHD Resolution

VAPanel Type

Curved for your Viewing Pleasure

1800R Curved Screen

WQHD CURVED DISPLAY The MAG321CURV supports a 2560 x 1440 WQHD resolution which delivers the finest details in the games you play and makes every frame perfect. It uses a 1800R curve which is the most comfortable and suitable curvature rate for a wide range of applications from general computing to intense gaming. The Optix offers 36% more screen space than 24" and 21" monitors, which allows for more details when playing or watching. Enjoy more realistic textures, characters and environments in your favourite movies and games.

The First Monitor with SteelSeries GameSense

GET A GRIP ON YOUR GAMEPLAY With SteelSeries GameSense, RGB lighting helps you during your gameplay as well as adding beautiful ambience to your monitor. It works by syncing with your in-game activities, it displays vital details of your game through different LED effects. With this you can be fully immersed into your game and see your most important stats and levels instantly.







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See the Detail in Every Frame

144hz refresh rate

144HZ REFRESH RATE & 1MS RESPONSE TIME This game-changing monitor is equipped with an impressive 144Hz refresh rate and a 1ms response time. This VA LED panel has fantastic benefits in fast-paced games such as first person shooters, fighters, racing simulators and sports. The fast movement of these games combined with the ultra-high 144Hz refresh rate will easily put you ahead of the competition.

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178 degree viewing angle

178 DEGREE VIEWING ANGLE Utilize a large 178° viewing angle that allows you to view your monitor from a variety of different areas without losing picture quality or seeing a distorted image. This is perfect for gaming multiplayer or watching movies. Colours and details will stay sharp at more angles compared to other monitors with smaller viewing angles.

From One Edge to the Next

multi display

Multi-display setups With a super-narrow bezel, fully immerse yourself into the latest games with a multi-monitor, 180 degree setup. Experience seamless continuity between screens while gaming, working, or general computing.

Why Curved is Better for Multiple Displays

Experience seamless viewing Be more immersed in your gaming with multiple curved displays than you would traditional flat displays. The curvature of the monitors offers a more seamless transition across each display and provides more immersive gaming. Flat monitors can break the lines with their sharp angles and break that immersion that every gamer craves.

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See Everything in True Colour




WIDE GAMUT COVERAGE The Optix series offers at least 35% more gamut coverage compared to traditional monitors. The colours during gameplay will be more realistic and defined, and will make your games even more immersive.

Smooth Out your Gameplay

amd freesync

AMD FREESYNC TECHNOLOGY The MPG27CQ2 gaming monitor has been built with AMD's FreeSync technology to bring the smoothest visuals to your gameplay. It works by syncing your monitors refresh rate to your AMD GPU, which then works to eliminate screen tearing or stuttering while gaming. Enjoy every game with ultra-smooth, lag-free visuals.
*Note: Adaptive Sync requires a compatible AMD GPU to be enabled.

Perfect your Aim in Every Game

fps front sight

FPS FRONT SIGHT TOGGLE Via the OSD App, you can enable an FPS front sight overlay that helps you with your tracking and aiming, especially in games that have small crosshairs or none at all.

Reduce Fatigue on your Eyes while Gaming

flicker free technology

ANTI-FLICKER TECHNOLOGY Traditional monitors usually have a flicker-rate of 200-times per second, it is unnoticeable to the naked eye but can cause fatigue over time. MSI's anti-flicker technology provides a very comfortable viewing experience by reducing flickering on screen.

Protect your Eyes from Blue Light

blue light reduction

BLUE LIGHT REDUCTION MSI gaming monitors have been optimized to reduce strain on your eyes by reducing blue light emissions from the display. This ensures you can game for longer without feeling fatigued.

Make the Perfect Visuals for Every Game

gaming osd

MSI APP WITH REMOTE CONTROL Use the intuitive Gaming OSD (on screen display) app to set up your monitor. There's no need for monitor buttons as you can do it all on screen. You can also set up hotkey options so you can switch between different settings with ease. Gaming OSD also offers Split Windows, which allows you to arrange the software you are using with ease, making multi-tasking a breeze. You can even control your monitor with the MSI Remote Display App for Android smartphones, which allows you to adjust settings right from your smart device.

Screen Size 27"
Edition Optix MPG27CQ2
Panel Type VA
Panel Coating Anti-Glare
Panel Finish  
Touchsceen No
Pitch Size  
Curvature 1800R
Adaptive Frame-rate Technology AMD FreeSync
  • 1 x COMBO audio jack
  • 1 x DisplayPort 1.2
  • 1 x HDMI 2.0
  • 1 x Headphone Out
  • 1 x MIC In
  • 2 x USB 3.1 Gen1 Type-A
  • 1 x USB 3.1 Type-B
Position Adjustment
  • Height Adjustable
  • Swivel Stand
  • Tilt
Resolution 2560x1440 (WQHD)
Aspect Ratio 16:9
Refresh Rate 144Hz
Response Time 1 ms
Brightness 400 cd/m²
Viewing Angle 178 (°H/°V)
Contrast Ratio/Dynamic Contrast Ratio 3000:1
Color Gamut 115% sRGB, 90% DCI-P3
Color Bit Depth  
HDR Support No
Supported HDR Standards  
Speakers No
Speaker Configuration  
Web Camera No
Power Usage (Switched on) 90 W
VESA 100 x 100
3D Support No
Anti-Theft Features Kensington-lock Ready
Included Accessories  
Monitor Colour Black
Dimensions (with stand) 612mm x 555.8mm x 379.3mm (WxHxD)
Dimensions (without stand)  
Weight (with Stand) 7.6 kg
Additional Information
Scan Code LN102250
Model Number 9S6-3FA35T-022
GTIN 4719072594763

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Date Issued: 15th May 2015

Choosing a monitor is not an easy decision to make, and not just because of the large number of variations in resolution, refresh rates, sizes and connectivity options. There are also varying panel technologies used to form each display that need to be considered. These panel technologies can be grouped into three broad categories which cover the vast majority of monitors sold in the consumer market.

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MSI Optix 27" WQHD 144Hz Curved FreeSync Gaming Monitor
MSI Optix 27" WQHD 144Hz Curved FreeSync Gaming Monitor