Scan code: LN87424 Manufacturer code: UM.PX1EE.005

Acer KG281K 28" 4K UHD FreeSync Gaming Monitor

28" Acer KG281K UHD Monitor, TN, 3840x2160, 60Hz, FreeSync, 1ms, 100M:1, 300cd/m², HDMI/DP

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Scan code: LN87424 Manufacturer code: UM.PX1EE.005
RRP: £289.99
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Acer 28" 4K Ultra HD Gaming Monitor with FreeSync

28 inch Acer 4K Monitor

SEAMLESS BEZEL WITH superb 4K VISUALSThe KG281K Gaming Monitor from Acer boasts an amazing assortment of features to bring you the most pristine display. With future-proof 4K UHD (3840x2160) resolution, you can see and do more, along with ZeroFrame™1 providing you with a near-seamless display. Acer delivers with a wealth of visual technologies to give you the best viewing and gaming experience, with ultra-fast 1ms response times and Flickerless™ technology to give you the smoothest visuals possible.

28"Screen Size

3840 x 2160Resolution

TNPanel Type

Exceptional 4K Ultra HD Visuals

4k ultra

see every detail with stunning imagery Once you’ve experienced 4K, you’ll never settle for less. You can see more, do more and enjoy beyond measure. The 4K visuals and ZeroFrame™1 design makes for a full-view, immersive display that allows you to see what matters most.

Lightning-fast 1ms Response Time

response time

EVERY MILLISECOND COUNTS The KG281K offers a 1ms response time, with Low Input Lag Technology, and AMD® Freesync™ easily keeping up with any fast-paced gaming action. Visuals will be rendered smoothly with up to 60Hz refresh rate without smearing, ghosting and motion blur. You’ll be able to react and respond quickly to what you see onscreen, giving you the advantage in any gaming arena.

Intuitive ComfyView™ Technology

ComfyView™ technology

MAINTAIN ASTONISHING VISUALS IN ANY SETTING Whether it’s day or night, your monitors visuals will never be interrupted with ComfyView™ anti-glare technology, which reduces the amount of light being reflected on your display for comfortable viewing in any setting.

See Clearer with Acer Black Boost

acer black boost

Let there be Light during Dark Scenes Black Boost technology gives you an edge over the competition as it provides you with more detail in darker environments during gameplay.

Power-Fuelled Flickerless™ Technology

flickerless technology

UNINTERRUPTED POWER FOR EXTREME VISUALS Flickerless™ technology eliminates screen flickering by transferring a stable supply of power to the display. This minimizes instances of eyestrain and other potentially damaging eye ailments when taking part in extensive gaming sessions.

Ultra-Low Blue Light Technology

blue light

REDUCED EXPOSURE, REDUCED EYE STRAIN BlueLightShield™ technology drastically reduces the exposure of blue light by adjusting colour hue and brightness to take away the strain from your eyes. You can access and select four different filter settings onscreen easily through the OSD menu to suit your needs.

The Ergonomic Edge

ergonomic design

EXPERIENCE STUNNING VISUALS IN COMFORT Good monitors should cause little to no strain. Acer offers a tilting screen to keep you at maximum comfort. With a tilt of -5° to 15°, you can put your mind, and your neck, at ease. If you want to free up desk space, VESA wall mount compatibility allows you to efficiently place your monitor on the wall.

Screen Size 28"
Edition KG281K
Panel Type TN
Panel Coating  
Panel Finish  
Backlight LED
Pitch Size 0.160
Adaptive Frame-rate Technology AMD FreeSync
  • 1 x DisplayPort
  • 1 x HDMI
Position Adjustment Tilt
Resolution 3840x2160 (Ultra HD)
Aspect Ratio 16:9
Refresh Rate 60Hz
Response Time 1 ms
Brightness 300 cd/m²
Viewing Angle 170/160 (°H/°V)
Contrast Ratio/DCR 100M:1
Color Gamut 72% NTSC
Color Bit Depth 10-Bit (1.07B Colours)
HDR Support No
Supported HDR Standards  
Speakers Yes
Speaker Configuration  
Web Camera No
Power Usage (Switched on) 34 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
Monitor Colour Black/ Silver
Dimensions (with stand)  
Dimensions (without stand)  
Weight (with Stand)  

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24 months
DOA Period:
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Manufacturer Contact Details
0371 760 1000
TekSpek Guides
Display Panel Types
Display Panel Types
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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28" Acer KG281K UHD Monitor, TN, 3840x2160, 60Hz, FreeSync, 1ms, 100M:1, 300cd/m², HDMI/DP is rated 5.0 out of 5 by 1.
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Bought for use with PS4 Pro Bought this because it’s compatible with my PS4 Pro Good picture Easy plug and play set up with HDMI
Date published: 2019-01-01
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Questions & Answers

Does this monitor have HDMI 2.0?

HDMI spec
Asked by: St1ngr4y
Hi, I'm afraid I would be unable to guarantee whether or not this has HDMI 2.0 as the manufacturer does not state this. Regards,
Answered by: LukeW
Date published: 2019-01-22
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Acer KG281K 28" 4K UHD FreeSync Gaming Monitor
Acer KG281K 28" 4K UHD FreeSync Gaming Monitor