Gaming 27 inch monitor Asus Swift PG278Q with a 2560×1440 resolution

Asus has brought to CES 2014 several new models of the gaming series Republic of Gamers (ROG), among which 27 inch monitor Asus Swift PG278Q with TN-matrix, which resolution 2560×1440, refresh rate of 120 Hz and a pixel response time 1 MS (GtG). From specialized gaming functions there is GamePlus, which can be used to display the crosshair for shooters four options and set the timer.

Asus has brought to CES 2014 several new models of the gaming series Republic of Gamers (ROG), among which 27 inch monitor Asus Swift PG278Q with TN-matrix, which resolution 2560×1440, refresh rate of 120 Hz and a pixel response time 1 MS (GtG). From specialized gaming functions there is GamePlus, which can be used to display the crosshair for shooters four options and set the timer.

Supported NVIDIA G-SYNC, thanks to which the frequency of the monitor is synchronized with the frequency given by the graphics card, that should eliminate the effect gap frame and reducing latency display. The body is made of plastic in the traditional series of black-and-red coloring, the frame around the display is 6 mm, which is useful when multi-monitor configurations.

Specifications:

Display: 27 inch, TN, WQHD (2560×1440)
The size of a pixel: 0,233 mm
Maximum brightness: 350 CD/m2
Number of displayed colors: 16.7 million
Refresh rate: 120Hz or above
Response time: 1 MS (GtG)
Interface: DisplayPort 1.2, USB hub 2 USB 3.0 ports
Adjustment: tilt (+20°/-5°), swivel (±60°), portrait mode, height (0~120mm)
Fastening to supports format VESA (100×100 mm)

The price and the release date is not announced.

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ASUS introduces a new product in the gaming series ROG – 27-inch monitor Swift PG278Q. High resolution WQHD (2560 x 1440 pixels), the increased refresh rate (120Hz or more), fast response time (1ms) and support technology ASUS GamePlus and NVIDIA G-SYNC makes this model an excellent choice for modern computer games.

Excellent image quality

ASUS Swift PG278Q is “quick”, the monitor, because the refresh rate of its screen is more than 120 Hz and a response time of 1 MS.

Since this model is aimed primarily at gamers, it has two convenient functions for gamers: the display of a cross hair (four choices) and the timer (will help to measure elapsed time in real-time strategy). Both functions are denoted by the common name GamePlus.

Swift PG278Q is connected to the video source interface DisplayPort 1.2, and is equipped with two USB 3.0 connectors. Functional stand allows you to adjust the angle and height of the screen, and also rotate it around its axis and translate in portrait mode. In addition, the Swift PG278Q is compatible with wall mounting VESA standard.

Due to the narrow 6-millimeter screen frame Swift PG278Q is excellent for multi-monitor configurations. The ergonomics of this model boosts a convenient holder for cables and 5-way joystick to navigate the OSD menu.

Support NVIDIA G-SYNC

Swift PG278Q – the world’s first monitor with a resolution of WQHD, which implements the technology NVIDIA G-SYNC synchronizes the screen refresh rate with frequency output frame graphics processor. Thanks G-SYNC eliminates unpleasant effect gap frame and reduces the delay display that provides both higher image quality and improved response of the game to user actions.

Specifications<

<ROG Swift PG278Q

Display: 27-inch, WQHD, 2560 x 1440 pixels (aspect ratio – 16:9)
Narrow frame (6 mm) ideal for multi-monitor configurations
The size of a pixel: 0,233 mm
Brightness: 350 CD/m2
Number of displayed colors: 16.7 million
The screen refresh rate: 120 Hz or above<
Response time: 1 MS (when switching between semitones)
Interfaces: one DisplayPort 1.2 and two USB 3.0 ports
Setting screen position: tilt (+20°/-5°), swivel (±60°), and portrait (90° clockwise), height (0~120mm)
Fastening to supports format VESA (100×100 mm)
ASUS exclusive innovations: GamePlus and 5-way joystick for menu navigation

1 specifications vary by region and are subject to change without prior notice. Actual performance depends on the application, configuration, and other factors. Detailed product information can be found on the website http://press.asus.com