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Asus PG27AQ PC Monitor

hispazone.com Recommended Product Les Numeriques.com 5 Star kitguru.net Must Have overclock3d.net Gold Award Trusted Reviews Recommended
27" LED 619.77mm Oct 2015
Display Diagonal Display Built-In Speaker(s) Width Release Date
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16 Reasons For

Six Industry Awards

This LCD screen has received six awards from expert review sites.

The editors of Trusted Reviews, Hispazone.com and Vido.com.ua all recommend this PC display and have given it their "Recommended" award.

This LCD screen was given a "Gold" award by Overclock3d.net who concluded that this medium monitor was fantastic.

The reviewers at two additional expert review sites both wrote that this PC screen was good. Kitguru.net gave this LCD screen a "Must Have" award and it received a "5 Star" award from Les Numeriques.com.

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Good Expert Reviews

This PC display has an average expert rating of 84 out of 100 based on four expert reviews from sites including Trusted Reviews, kitguru.net, Les Numeriques.com and playwares.com.

Average Owner Reviews

Based on 8 owner reviews the average owner rating of this LCD screen is 78 out of 100.

Nice Design

Several Asus PG27AQ reviewers reckoned that the product was good looking. Andrew wrote “Simple and good looking” and scored the Asus PG27AQ 5 stars. In February last year Andrew Mcdonald - Techteamgb wrote “Beautiful, Amazing, no issues for me” and scored the product 4 stars. Andrew Mcdonald - Techteamgb also mentioned “My god this thing is beautiful”.

One Asus PG27AQ reviewer who bought it concluded that it was smooth. Andrew Mcdonald - Techteamgb wrote on Amazon “Gsync really helps with this making it a smooth experience - and I doubt you will be wanting 144Hz as you won't be reaching more than 60FPS” in his Asus PG27AQ review.

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Asus LCD Screens Have Good Reviews

We checked 13,433 expert and owner reviews for Asus LCD screens and found that on average Asus has good ratings compared to other manufacturers. We also found that Asus has good ratings specifically for its medium monitors.

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Good Picture Quality

One customer reckoned that it had good colour saturation. Andrew gave it a rating of 5 stars and he mentioned last year “The colours are good” in his Asus PG27AQ review.

Robust

One Asus PG27AQ owner wrote in their reviews that it was well made. J. Barlow mentioned on Amazon “Not too shabby”.

Easy to Use

One Asus PG27AQ owner mentioned in their reviews that the product had a good experience.

Has a Built-In Speaker(s)

The Asus PG27AQ has a built-in speaker(s), which is unusual. Most of the other PC monitors of a comparable age and type to the PG27AQ do not have a built-in speaker(s).

It may also be worth also looking at one of the other PC monitors with a built-in speaker(s) currently available including the Acer XR341CK which has better reviews; or the HP ENVY 34c which is cheaper.

We compared this PC monitor to all the other flatpanel monitors with a built-in speaker(s) and we think the Asus PG279Q ($727.99) is also worth considering.

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Very Many Display Colour Count

When compared to other medium monitors that have been on the market for more than a year that we have checked, the display colour count of the Asus PG27AQ of 1,073.7 million is one of the most. The least display colour count of flatpanel monitors that have been on the market for around the same time as the PG27AQ is 1M, the most is 1,100M, and the average display colour count is 140M.

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Quite Wide Viewing Angle, Vertical

The Asus PG27AQ has one of the wider viewing angle, verticals (178 degrees) amongst LCD screens of this age. The narrowest viewing angle, vertical of PC displays that were released more than a year ago is 10°, the widest is 180°, and the average viewing angle, vertical is 170°.

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Fairly Wide Viewing Angle, Horizontal

The Asus PG27AQ has a quite wide viewing angle, horizontal (178 degrees) compared to most of the other medium monitors that have been on the market for more than a year. Across all the similar spec PC displays that have been on the market for a comparable time to the PG27AQ the viewing angle, horizontals range from 18° to 180°.

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Quite Big Display Diagonal (metric)

Flatpanel monitors of a comparable age and spec to the PG27AQ have display diagonal (metric)s of between 48cm and 89cm. The Asus PG27AQ has one of the bigger display diagonal (metric)s (68.6 centimeters) amongst medium monitors of this age.

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Fairly Bright Display Brightness

Across all the flatpanel monitors that have been on the market for a similar time to the PG27AQ the display brightnesss range from 200 cd/m² to 500 cd/m², and the average display brightness is 280 cd/m². The Asus PG27AQ has a fairly bright display brightness (300 candellas per square meter) compared to most of the other PC monitors of this type and age.

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Has One Cables Included

The number of cables included found on the Asus PG27AQ is more than most medium monitors that were released more than a year ago. This Asus LCD screen has an AC cables included, which is the most commonly found cables included found on LCD screens of a similar spec and age to the PG27AQ.

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Quite Fast Response Time

With a response time of only 4 milliseconds, the Asus PG27AQ has one of the faster response times amongst medium monitors of this age. The response times of medium monitors that have been on the market for around the same time as the PG27AQ range from 1ms to 25ms.

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8 Reasons Against

Poor Product Quality

One person who reviewed this PC monitor reckoned that it was not good quality. Jrwhite mentioned in their review on Amazon “Dropped to 2 star, not happy with Asus quality control”.

Does Not Have a Built-In Camera

Like most of the other PC screens of this age and spec, the Asus PG27AQ does not have a built-in camera.

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Does Not Have a Card Reader Integrated

The Asus PG27AQ does not have a card reader integrated. Most of the other PC screens of this type and age also do not have a card reader integrated.

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Not 3D

The Asus PG27AQ is not 3D, although it is worth keeping in mind that most of the other PC displays of this age and spec are also not 3D.

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Only HD HD Type

This LCD screen has a 4K Ultra HD HD type, which is the most commonly found HD type on LCD screens that are a similar age to it.

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Quite Low Height Adjustment

The height adjustments of medium monitors that were launched around the same time as the PG27AQ range from 20mm to 180mm, and the average height adjustment is 130mm. The Asus PG27AQ has a quite low height adjustment (only 120 millimeters) compared to most of the other medium monitors that are a similar age to the PG27AQ.

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Only One HDMI Ports Quantity

Most PC screens of a similar spec and age to the PG27AQ have between one and two HDMI ports quantitys, including the Asus PG27AQ which has one HDMI ports quantity.

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Heavy

The Asus PG27AQ is quite heavy (7.2 kilograms) compared to most of the other PC monitors that are a similar age to the PG27AQ. Flatpanel monitors that came out around the same time as the PG27AQ have weights of between 2.6g and 79kg.

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Specification

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3D
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HDCP
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Headphone Connectivity
Headphone Outputs
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USB Type-A Downstream Ports Quantity
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Multimedia
Built-In Speaker(s)
RMS Rated Power
Number of Loudspeakers
TV Tuner Integrated
Design
Colour of Product
Performance
NVIDIA G-SYNC
Thin Client
Thin Client Installed
Ergonomics
Pivot Angle
Height Adjustment
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Tilt Adjustment
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VESA Mounting
Pivot
Power
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Certificates
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Energy Star Certified
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Quick Start Guide
Cables Included
User Guide On CD-ROM

6 Awards

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Running Cost

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Electricity cost when switched on $177.17
Electricity cost when on standby $1.97
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Total running cost over 5 years $179.14
Running costs for this PC monitor have been estimated based on other similar PC monitors. If you know how much electricity and water the Asus PG27AQuses then please let us know by entering those figures in the boxes above.
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Running this PC monitor over 5 years will generate 1.2 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
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To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant 30 tree seedlings and grow them for 10 years.

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Barcodes 00886227950706, 00889349142509, 04058154019078, 04712900142501, 05054629927410

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