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Asus PG279Q

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Asus PG279Q

$741.56
Asus PG279Q
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A best selling and multi award winning 27" PC screen, with moderate running costs but representing only middle of the road value for money
27" 2560 X 1440 Pixels No 4ms Sep 2015
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ASUS ROG SWIFT PG279Q 27" 2560x1440 IPS 165Hz 4ms G-SYNC Eye Care Gaming Monitor with DP and HDMI ports
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ASUS ROG Swift PG279Q 27" Widescreen LED Backlit LCD Gaming Monitor
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ASUS PG279Q 27" Wide Quad HD IPS Matt Black computer monitor (Brand new, unopened)
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Used - ASUS ROG SWIFT PG279Q 27" 2560x1440 IPS 165Hz 4ms G-SYNC Eye Care Gaming Monitor with DP and HDMI ports
$560.42
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Refurbished - ASUS ROG SWIFT PG279Q 27" 2560x1440 IPS 165Hz 4ms G-SYNC Eye Care Gaming Monitor with DP and HDMI ports
$630.00
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Refurbished - ASUS ROG PG279Q Black 27" WQHD IPS 2560X1440, NVIDIA G-Sync Gaming Monitor, 165 Hz refresh Rate, Slim Bezel Design with HDMI USB Ergonomic EyeCare Technology
$599.99
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Asus PG279Q Review

With excellent reviews and very good features, we have ranked the Asus PG279Q number 583 across all PC monitors.
95
Reviews
481 Reviews + 28 Awards
58
Value for Money
Average
78
Features
Good Features
63
Running Costs
$200 Over 5 Years
73
Overall Score
Very Good

Why Has it Scored 73?

It has great expert reviews and good user reviews with 87% of buyers recommending this PC monitor to others.
This PC monitor is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer PC displays with better features are available. However it has good reviews so it may still be worth considering. View the latest LCD screens 2018.
This Asus PC monitor has running costs of $200 over 5 years, which puts it in the most expensive 3% of all 3,292 flatpanel monitors that we have compared it to. View all energy saving flatpanel monitors.
The PG279Q is one of the best selling flatpanel monitors currently on the market. View best selling flatpanel monitors January 2018.
It has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
2560 x 1440 pixels resolution
Bigger than average display diagonal
ROG swift pg279q gaming monitor
Impeccably lifelike gaming visuals
Ultra-smooth graphics for seamless gameplay
Gain a competitive edge with NVIDIAG-SYNC technology
Gamer-centric features
ASUS-exclusive gamevisual technology
Multi-display gaming at its finest
Robust connectivity with 2-watt speakers
Gaming marathon-ready
Flicker free technology
Ergonomic tilt, swivel, pivot, and height adjustable stand
Keeping it cool with a smart air vent design

Should You Buy it Now?

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Asus PG279Q Video Reviews

Asus PG279Q In-Depth Analysis

Reviews Summary

A Top Selling Flatpanel Monitor

The PG279Q is a popular choice amongst people who purchased PC monitors in the last 3 months.

Value for Money

Price Has Gone Up by $307 (41%)

There was a cheaper price of $434.99 at Newegg UK 57 days ago.

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Cheaper Price Found in the United Kingdom

We found a cheaper price for the Asus PG279Q of £583.29 ($583.29) in the United Kingdom. That's a saving of $158.27.

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Running Costs

High Running Costs

The PG279Q is one of the more expensive to run PC monitors that we have looked at for 5 year running costs. Based on typical usage levels and energy prices, we estimate the 5 year running cost of the PG279Q is $200.

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Features

2560 X 1440 Pixels Resolution

The Asus PG279Q has a maximum display resolution of 2560 x 1440 pixels. That's 78% larger resolution than the most common resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels. Flatpanel monitors resolutions range from 320 x 240 pixels (worst) to 5120 x 2880 pixels (best).

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Bigger Than Average Display Diagonal

The display diagonal of the Asus PG279Q of 27" is bigger than 81% of all PC screens when ordered by this feature. The smallest display diagonal of flatpanel monitors is 3.5", the biggest is 95", and the average display diagonal is 25".

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Faster Than Average Response Time

Across all the flatpanel monitors the response times range from 1ms to 55ms, and the average response time is 5.5ms. The response time of the Asus PG279Q of only 4ms is faster than average when compared to most other flatpanel monitors. It is in the fastest 23% of all flatpanel monitors when ranked by this feature.

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Wider Than Average Horizontal Viewing Angle

The average horizontal viewing angle of all PC monitors is 170°, with the narrowest being 40° and the widest being 180°. The horizontal viewing angle of the Asus PG279Q of 178° is in the widest 6% of all flatpanel monitors when ranked by this feature.

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Very Wide Vertical Viewing Angle

The Asus PG279Q's vertical viewing angle of 178° is wider than average when compared to most other PC displays. It is in the widest 5% of all flatpanel monitors when ranked by this feature. Across all the PC monitors the vertical viewing angles range from 40° to 180°, and the average vertical viewing angle is 160°.

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Has a Built-In Speaker(s)

The Asus PG279Q has a built-in speaker(s). 53% of flatpanel monitors do not have a built-in speaker(s).

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Has a Built-In USB Hub

The Asus PG279Q has a built-in USB hub, which is unusual. 81% of LCD screens do not have a built-in USB hub.

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Average Contrast Ratio (typical)

The contrast ratio (typical) of the Asus PG279Q of 1,000 is pretty typical compared to most other PC screens. It is higher than 47% of all PC displays when sorted by this feature.

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Supports NVIDIA G-Sync

The Asus PG279Q supports NVIDIA G-Sync. 98% of PC displays do not support NVIDIA G-Sync.

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Has AC, HDMI and 1 More Cables Included

The Asus PG279Q has a greater number of cables included than most flatpanel monitors. This PC display has a USB cables included, which is the most frequently found cables included found on LCD screens. The cables included "HDMI" and "AC" are also found on this LCD screen.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

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