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Asus PG27AQ PC Monitor

$729.50 $130.49 cheaper than 63 days ago
27" 3840 X 2160 Pixels LED No Mar 2016
Display Diagonal Display Resolution Display 3D Release Date
Fourteen industry awards
Nice design
Supports NVIDIA G-SYNC Recommended Editor's Choice Trusted Reviews Recommended Expert Reviews Recommended
40 Reviews + 14 Awards
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Fourteen Industry Awards

Experts rave about this PC screen and have given it fourteen awards.

This PC display received a "Recommended" award from websites Trusted Reviews, Expert Reviews,,,, and all of whom thought that this medium monitor was good.

The authors at websites and both wrote that this Asus LCD screen was exceptional and gave it their "Gold" award.

This Asus flatpanel monitor received an "Editor's Choice" award from both websites and, both of which concluded that this PC screen was excellent. gave this PC display a "Must Have" award, it received a "5 Star" award from Les and it received an "Outstanding" award from

Good Expert Reviews

On average, based on fourteen expert reviews from sites including Trusted Reviews, Expert Reviews, and Les the average expert rating of this LCD screen is 84%.

Average Owner Reviews

On average, based on 8 owner reviews the average owner rating of this Asus PC display is 78%. 4 reviewers (75% of all reviewers) gave this flatpanel monitor either 4 or 5 stars.

Asus PC Displays Have Good Reviews

We checked 18,570 expert and owner reviews (including 3,001 verified purchases) for Asus LCD screens and found that on average Asus has good reviews compared to other manufacturers. We also found that Asus has good reviews specifically for its medium monitors. 96% of those that bought a Asus PC display would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.

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Nice Design

Five owners who purchased this PC monitor thought it was good looking.



The Asus PG27AQ supports NVIDIA G-SYNC, which is unusual. Most of the other PC monitors that were released more than a year ago do not support NVIDIA G-SYNC.

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Released Over a Year Ago

Asus released the PG27AQ in March 2016.


Has a Built-In Speaker(s)

The Asus PG27AQ has a built-in speaker(s), as do most of the other PC monitors of this spec and age.

We think you might also be interested in some of the other flatpanel monitors with a built-in speaker(s) currently available including the Eizo EV2750W, or the Philips BDM3490UC both of which are cheaper; or the Acer XR341CK which has better reviews.

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Energy Star Certified

The Asus PG27AQ is Energy Star certified. Most of the other PC screens of a comparable age and spec to this PC display also are Energy Star certified.

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Fairly Wide Viewing Angle, Vertical

Across all the similar spec PC monitors that have been on the market for a comparable time to this PC display the viewing angles, vertical range from 50° to 180°, and the average viewing angle, vertical is 170°. With a viewing angle, vertical of 178 degrees, the Asus PG27AQ has one of the wider viewing angles, vertical amongst PC monitors of this age.

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Quite Wide Viewing Angle, Horizontal

The Asus PG27AQ has a fairly wide viewing angle, horizontal (178 degrees) compared to most of the other LCD screens of this spec and age. The narrowest viewing angle, horizontal of medium monitors that are a similar age to this flatpanel monitor is 80° and the widest is 180°.

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Has an HDCP

The Asus PG27AQ has an HDCP, as do most of the other medium monitors that are a similar age to this flatpanel monitor.

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Quite Fast Response Time

The Asus PG27AQ has one of the faster response times (only 4 milliseconds) amongst PC monitors of this age. Medium monitors that were released more than a year ago have response times of between 1ms and 25ms, and the average response time is 5.3ms.

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Packaging Content

Has One Cables Included

The Asus PG27AQ has a greater number of cables included than most medium monitors that were launched more than a year ago. This flatpanel monitor has an AC cables included, which is the most commonly found cables included found on comparable spec flatpanel monitors that have been available for a similar time to this flatpanel monitor.

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Product Identifiers

Barcodes 00886227950706, 04058154019078, 04712900142501

Asus PG27AQ Review Sources

To prepare this Asus PG27AQ review we compared this PC monitor to 3,106 other models. For each PC monitor that we compared, we collated thousands of pieces of information including technical specs, reviews, and prices. In total we analysed 694,907 product attributes, 84,518 PC monitor reviews and 7,223,400 historical PC monitor prices from 203 PC monitor retailers. We then picked out the standout features of this PC monitor compared to the other models as well as any areas where this PC monitor is lacking.



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