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ASUS VG278QR 27" Gaming Monitor , 1920X1080 , G-Sync Compatible , Adaptive Sync , 0.5ms Response time , 165Hz, Speaker

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ASUS VG278QR 27" Gaming Monitor , 1920X1080 , G-Sync Compatible , Adaptive Sync , 0.5ms Response time , 165Hz, Speaker

ASUS VG278QR 27" Gaming Monitor , 1920X1080 , G-Sync Compatible , Adaptive Sync , 0.5ms Response...

  • Brand: ASUS
  • MPN: VG278QR
  • Part #: MONAS63278
  • UPC:192876143629
  • Screen Size:27 inches
  • Screen Resolution:1920x1080
  • Panel Type:TN
  • Refresh Rate:165hz
  • Response Time:Less than 5ms
  • Sync Type:Nvidia G-Sync
  • Touch Screen:No
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"Great price for great preformance, I've had this moniter for about a month and you can not fault this moniter. Does what it says and is very adjustable, highly recommend this one, cheers PBTech!"
 Joel F. ~ 15-11-19
"Had it for about a month, great monitor, great performance at a reasonable price."
 Tim ~ 01-11-19
"Love my new monitor, good quality as well. No regrets"
 Marvin ~ 14-10-19   VERIFIED OWNER

Features

Designed for intense, fast-paced games, ASUS VG278QR is a 27" Full HD gaming display with an ultra-fast 0.5ms* response time and blazing 165Hz refresh rate to give you super-smooth gameplay. VG278QR features Adaptive-Sync (FreeSync™) technology to eliminate screen tearing and choppy frame rate.

Gamer-centric features like ASUS GamePlus enhances your in-game experience, while GameVisual provides various pre-set display modes to optimize visuals for different types of games.

 

Speed, speed, and more speed - Lightning-fast 0.5ms* response time with ASUS Extreme Low Motion Blur

ASUS VG278QR is the fastest in its class, boasting a 0.5ms* response time to eliminate smearing and motion blur. This lets you react instantly to what you see onscreen, especially in fast paced games - allowing you to take corners like a pro race car driver, or get that headshot like a seasoned pro.
There's also the ASUS Extreme Low Motion Blur (ELMB) Technology to make objects in motion look even sharper, so gameplay is more fluid and responsive.

*0.5ms response time is the minimum based on internal tests. Response time may vary depending on test conditions.

 

Conventional Monitor

Shows smearing and motion blur while moving fast

 

Fast 0.5ms* Response Time with ASUS ELMB Technology

Shows smooth graphics while moving fast

 

Certified NVIDIA G-Sync Compatible


VG278QR has been certified as G-SYNC Compatible, delivering a seamless, tear-free gaming experience by enabling VRR by default on NVIDIA GeForce GTX 10-Series and NVIDIA GeForce RTX 20-Series graphics cards.

 

Incredible 165Hz refresh rate

With an astonishing 165Hz refresh rate, fast-moving visuals pose no problem for VG278QR. There's no frustrating lag, so you get the upper hand in first person shooters, racers, real-time strategy and sports titles.

 

Adaptive-Sync technology for smooth gameplay

VG278QR features Adaptive-Sync (FreeSync™) technology - it eliminates screen tearing and choppy frame rates to give you seamless visuals and smooth gameplay.

 

GameFast Input Technology - because milliseconds count

Input lag on an LCD monitor is typically much lower than a TV, and ASUS VG278QR features GameFast Input Technology to further minimize input lag. This technology provides much faster motion delivery so you'll always be up to speed with in-game action at the precise timing you need to respond as quickly as is needed.

 

HDTV

Your command delay appears on the screen and you miss the target.

 

VG278QR Gaming Monitor

Your command appears on the screen instantly and you can hit that target just in time.

 

Gamer-centric features - ASUS-exclusive GamePlus technology

ASUS VG278QR features the ASUS-exclusive GamePlus hotkey to give you in-game enhancements that help you get more out of your game.
This function is co-developed with pro-gamer input, allowing them to practice and improve their gaming skills.
 
A crosshair overlay provides four different crosshair options, so you can select the one that best suits the shooter you're currently playing.

 

ASUS-exclusive GameVisual technology

ASUS GameVisual Technology has seven pre-set display modes to optimize visuals for different types of content. This unique feature can be easily accessed through a hotkey or the On Screen Display (OSD) settings menu.

 

Rich connectivity options, a narrow bezel design

ASUS VG278QR has extensive connectivity options, including dual-link DVI-D, DisplayPort 1.2, and HDMI(v1.4) port, so you can hook it up to a wide array of multimedia devices. It has a super-narrow 1cm bezel ideal for an immersive and panoramic gaming setup.

A smart cable management design feature found on the stand of VG278QR helps you organize and hide cables to keep your gaming area tidy.

 

Designed for gaming marathon - Flicker-Free technology

Flicker-Free technology reduces flicker to give you a comfortable gaming experience. This minimizes instances of eyestrain and other potentially damaging eye ailments when you're embroiled in long, drawn-out gaming sessions.

 

Ultra-Low Blue Light technology

ASUS Ultra-Low Blue Light technology reduces the amount of blue light. You can access and select four different filter settings onscreen easily through the OSD menu or DisplayWidget UI to find the best one that suits the task at hand.


 
Low Blue Light Level
       
The VG278QR gaming monitor has undergone stringent performance tests and is certified by T?V Rheinland laboratories, a global provider of technical, safety, and certification services, to be flicker-free and to emit low blue light levels.

 

Ergonomically designed and wall-mountable

ASUS VG278QR is specially designed for long marathon gaming sessions. Its ergonomically-designed stand lets you adjust the tilt, swivel, pivot, and height of the monitor so you always find your ideal viewing position. It can also be VESA wall-mounted to fit in any limited space.

Height adjustment (0~130mm)

 

Swivel (+90°~-90°)

 

Pivot+90°~-90° (clockwise & counterclockwise)


Tilt (+33° ~ -5°)

Specifications

Display

Panel Size: Wide Screen 27.0"(68.6cm) 16:9
Color Saturation : 72%(NTSC)
Panel Type : TN
True Resolution : 1920x1080
Display Viewing Area(HxV) : 597.6 x 336.15 mm
Display Surface Non-glare
Pixel Pitch : 0.311 mm
Brightness(Max) : 400 cd/?
Contrast Ratio (Max) : 1000:1
ASUS Smart Contrast Ratio (ASCR) : 100000000:1
Viewing Angle (CR?10) : 170°(H)/160°(V)
Response Time : 0.5ms (GTG, Min.), 1ms (GTG, Ave.)
Display Colors : 16.7M
Flicker free
Refresh Rate(max) : 165Hz

Video Feature

Trace Free Technology : Yes
Skin-Tone Selection : 3 Modes
Color Temperature Selection : 4 Modes
GamePlus(modes) : Yes (Crosshair/Timer/FPS Counter/Display Alignment)
Low Blue Light : Yes
HDCP support : Yes
VividPixel : Yes
Smart View Technology : Yes
GameVisual :7 Modes(Scenery/Racing/Cinema/RTS/RPG/FPS/sRGB Modes/MOBA Mode)
FreeSync™ technology supported
Extreme Low Motion Blur
GameFast Input technology

Audio Features

Stereo Speakers : 2W x 2 Stereo RMS

Convenient Hotkey

GamePlus
5-way OSD Navigation Joystick
GameVisual

I/O Ports

Signal Input : HDMI(v1.4), DisplayPort 1.2, Dual-link DVI-D
PC Audio Input : Earphone out
Earphone jack : 3.5mm Mini-Jack

Signal Frequency

Digital Signal Frequency : DisplayPort:195 ~195 KHz (H) /40 ~165 Hz(V)
HDMI : 30 ~140 KHz (H) /40 ~120 Hz(V)
DVI: 30 ~160 KHz (H) /50 ~144 Hz(V)

Power Consumption

Power Consumption < 40W*
Power Saving Mode <0.5W
Power Off Mode <0.5W

Mechanical Design

Chassis Colors : Black
Tilt : +33°~-5°
Swivel : +90°~-90°
Pivot : +90°~-90°
Height Adjustment : 0~130 mm
VESA Wall Mounting : 100x100mm
Super Narrow Bezel Design : Yes

Security

Kensington lock

Dimensions

Phys. Dimension with Stand(WxHxD) : 619x (376~506)x211 mm
Phys. Dimension without Stand (WxHxD) : 619x363x50 mm
Box Dimension(WxHxD) : 700x458x190 mm

Weight

Net Weight (Esti.) : 5.6 kg
Weight without stand : 3.2 kg
Gross Weight (Esti.) : 8.2 kg

Accessories

Dual-link DVI cable (Optional)
Audio cable
Power cord
Power adapter
DisplayPort cable (Optional)
Quick start guide
HDMI cable (Optional)
Warranty Card

Manufacturer Part No: VG278QR Brand: ASUS Product Type: -
UPC 192876143629 Product Family: - Shipping Weight: 8.2 kg
PB Part No: MONAS63278 Product Model: VG278QR

Warranty: 36 months local warranty *
* Warranty period is as stated above unless the manufacturer has chosen to specify a longer period.
All warranties are return to base unless otherwise specified.

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Joel F.

Perfect for price

15 November 2019
Great price for great preformance, I've had this moniter for about a month and you can not fault this moniter. Does what it says and is very adjustable, highly recommend this one, cheers PBTech!
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Tim

Excellent

1 November 2019
Had it for about a month, great monitor, great performance at a reasonable price.
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Marvin
VERIFIED OWNER

Excellent product

14 October 2019
Love my new monitor, good quality as well. No regrets
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Rupert F.
VERIFIED OWNER

Low Response with high HZ match up Monitor

18 September 2019
Great suggestion by Elvin from Manukau PB Tech to go with this monitor. Really performs well and see already the difference it makes in my gaming.
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Alan M.

Good value

5 August 2019
I've owned this monitor for a month now. It's a good choice for the price. 27 inch is pushing it for 1080 resolution and it shows, but otherwise the monitor performs well, better in fact than some more expensive monitors.
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Pat T.

Awesome monitor

15 July 2019
Great choice don't regret anything best monitor I've ever owned display port is great 165hrtz is awesome to game on
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Trent G.

ASUS monitor review

1 July 2019
I love this monitor, I also purchased the 28” 4k predator monitor and it great to , but going to 165hz changed everything for me ,no problems with either and I recommend them both for anyone searching for bang for buck
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ASUS VG278QR 27" Gaming Monitor , 1920X1080 , G-Sync Compatible , Adaptive Sync , 0.5ms Response time , 165Hz, Speaker

  • Brand: ASUS
  • MPN: VG278QR
  • Part #: MONAS63278
  • UPC:192876143629
PB Tech price: $520.86 Excluding GSTPB Tech price:$598.99 Including GST
Date Created: 16:59, 18-11-2019
Product URL: https://www.pbtech.co.nz/product/MONAS63278/ASUS-VG278QR-27-Gaming-Monitor--1920X1080--G-Sync
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Features

Designed for intense, fast-paced games, ASUS VG278QR is a 27" Full HD gaming display with an ultra-fast 0.5ms* response time and blazing 165Hz refresh rate to give you super-smooth gameplay. VG278QR features Adaptive-Sync (FreeSync™) technology to eliminate screen tearing and choppy frame rate.

Gamer-centric features like ASUS GamePlus enhances your in-game experience, while GameVisual provides various pre-set display modes to optimize visuals for different types of games.

 

Speed, speed, and more speed - Lightning-fast 0.5ms* response time with ASUS Extreme Low Motion Blur

ASUS VG278QR is the fastest in its class, boasting a 0.5ms* response time to eliminate smearing and motion blur. This lets you react instantly to what you see onscreen, especially in fast paced games - allowing you to take corners like a pro race car driver, or get that headshot like a seasoned pro.
There's also the ASUS Extreme Low Motion Blur (ELMB) Technology to make objects in motion look even sharper, so gameplay is more fluid and responsive.

*0.5ms response time is the minimum based on internal tests. Response time may vary depending on test conditions.

 

Conventional Monitor

Shows smearing and motion blur while moving fast

 

Fast 0.5ms* Response Time with ASUS ELMB Technology

Shows smooth graphics while moving fast

 

Certified NVIDIA G-Sync Compatible


VG278QR has been certified as G-SYNC Compatible, delivering a seamless, tear-free gaming experience by enabling VRR by default on NVIDIA GeForce GTX 10-Series and NVIDIA GeForce RTX 20-Series graphics cards.

 

Incredible 165Hz refresh rate

With an astonishing 165Hz refresh rate, fast-moving visuals pose no problem for VG278QR. There's no frustrating lag, so you get the upper hand in first person shooters, racers, real-time strategy and sports titles.

 

Adaptive-Sync technology for smooth gameplay

VG278QR features Adaptive-Sync (FreeSync™) technology - it eliminates screen tearing and choppy frame rates to give you seamless visuals and smooth gameplay.

 

GameFast Input Technology - because milliseconds count

Input lag on an LCD monitor is typically much lower than a TV, and ASUS VG278QR features GameFast Input Technology to further minimize input lag. This technology provides much faster motion delivery so you'll always be up to speed with in-game action at the precise timing you need to respond as quickly as is needed.

 

HDTV

Your command delay appears on the screen and you miss the target.

 

VG278QR Gaming Monitor

Your command appears on the screen instantly and you can hit that target just in time.

 

Gamer-centric features - ASUS-exclusive GamePlus technology

ASUS VG278QR features the ASUS-exclusive GamePlus hotkey to give you in-game enhancements that help you get more out of your game.
This function is co-developed with pro-gamer input, allowing them to practice and improve their gaming skills.
 
A crosshair overlay provides four different crosshair options, so you can select the one that best suits the shooter you're currently playing.

 

ASUS-exclusive GameVisual technology

ASUS GameVisual Technology has seven pre-set display modes to optimize visuals for different types of content. This unique feature can be easily accessed through a hotkey or the On Screen Display (OSD) settings menu.

 

Rich connectivity options, a narrow bezel design

ASUS VG278QR has extensive connectivity options, including dual-link DVI-D, DisplayPort 1.2, and HDMI(v1.4) port, so you can hook it up to a wide array of multimedia devices. It has a super-narrow 1cm bezel ideal for an immersive and panoramic gaming setup.

A smart cable management design feature found on the stand of VG278QR helps you organize and hide cables to keep your gaming area tidy.

 

Designed for gaming marathon - Flicker-Free technology

Flicker-Free technology reduces flicker to give you a comfortable gaming experience. This minimizes instances of eyestrain and other potentially damaging eye ailments when you're embroiled in long, drawn-out gaming sessions.

 

Ultra-Low Blue Light technology

ASUS Ultra-Low Blue Light technology reduces the amount of blue light. You can access and select four different filter settings onscreen easily through the OSD menu or DisplayWidget UI to find the best one that suits the task at hand.


 
Low Blue Light Level
       
The VG278QR gaming monitor has undergone stringent performance tests and is certified by T?V Rheinland laboratories, a global provider of technical, safety, and certification services, to be flicker-free and to emit low blue light levels.

 

Ergonomically designed and wall-mountable

ASUS VG278QR is specially designed for long marathon gaming sessions. Its ergonomically-designed stand lets you adjust the tilt, swivel, pivot, and height of the monitor so you always find your ideal viewing position. It can also be VESA wall-mounted to fit in any limited space.

Height adjustment (0~130mm)

 

Swivel (+90°~-90°)

 

Pivot+90°~-90° (clockwise & counterclockwise)


Tilt (+33° ~ -5°)

Specifications

Display

Panel Size: Wide Screen 27.0"(68.6cm) 16:9
Color Saturation : 72%(NTSC)
Panel Type : TN
True Resolution : 1920x1080
Display Viewing Area(HxV) : 597.6 x 336.15 mm
Display Surface Non-glare
Pixel Pitch : 0.311 mm
Brightness(Max) : 400 cd/?
Contrast Ratio (Max) : 1000:1
ASUS Smart Contrast Ratio (ASCR) : 100000000:1
Viewing Angle (CR?10) : 170°(H)/160°(V)
Response Time : 0.5ms (GTG, Min.), 1ms (GTG, Ave.)
Display Colors : 16.7M
Flicker free
Refresh Rate(max) : 165Hz

Video Feature

Trace Free Technology : Yes
Skin-Tone Selection : 3 Modes
Color Temperature Selection : 4 Modes
GamePlus(modes) : Yes (Crosshair/Timer/FPS Counter/Display Alignment)
Low Blue Light : Yes
HDCP support : Yes
VividPixel : Yes
Smart View Technology : Yes
GameVisual :7 Modes(Scenery/Racing/Cinema/RTS/RPG/FPS/sRGB Modes/MOBA Mode)
FreeSync™ technology supported
Extreme Low Motion Blur
GameFast Input technology

Audio Features

Stereo Speakers : 2W x 2 Stereo RMS

Convenient Hotkey

GamePlus
5-way OSD Navigation Joystick
GameVisual

I/O Ports

Signal Input : HDMI(v1.4), DisplayPort 1.2, Dual-link DVI-D
PC Audio Input : Earphone out
Earphone jack : 3.5mm Mini-Jack

Signal Frequency

Digital Signal Frequency : DisplayPort:195 ~195 KHz (H) /40 ~165 Hz(V)
HDMI : 30 ~140 KHz (H) /40 ~120 Hz(V)
DVI: 30 ~160 KHz (H) /50 ~144 Hz(V)

Power Consumption

Power Consumption < 40W*
Power Saving Mode <0.5W
Power Off Mode <0.5W

Mechanical Design

Chassis Colors : Black
Tilt : +33°~-5°
Swivel : +90°~-90°
Pivot : +90°~-90°
Height Adjustment : 0~130 mm
VESA Wall Mounting : 100x100mm
Super Narrow Bezel Design : Yes

Security

Kensington lock

Dimensions

Phys. Dimension with Stand(WxHxD) : 619x (376~506)x211 mm
Phys. Dimension without Stand (WxHxD) : 619x363x50 mm
Box Dimension(WxHxD) : 700x458x190 mm

Weight

Net Weight (Esti.) : 5.6 kg
Weight without stand : 3.2 kg
Gross Weight (Esti.) : 8.2 kg

Accessories

Dual-link DVI cable (Optional)
Audio cable
Power cord
Power adapter
DisplayPort cable (Optional)
Quick start guide
HDMI cable (Optional)
Warranty Card

Date Created: 16:59, 18-11-2019
Product URL: https://www.pbtech.co.nz/product/MONAS63278/ASUS-VG278QR-27-Gaming-Monitor--1920X1080--G-Sync
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