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ASUS ROG Swift PG279Q 27" WQHD IPS NVIDIA G-Sync 165Hz Gaming Monitor


 ASUS ROG Swift PG279Q 27" WQHD IPS NVIDIA G-Sync 165Hz Gaming Monitor,

Key Features

  • 27" Display
  • IPS Panel
  • 2560x1440 Resolution
  • NVIDIA G-Sync
  • 4ms Response Time
  • 165Hz Refresh Rate
  • HDMI/DisplayPort Connectivity
  • Built-in 2W Speakers
  • Height Adjustable
  • Headphone Socket
  • 100mmx100mm VESA Mountable
  • 16:9 Aspect Ratio
  • 350 cd/m² Brightness
  • 1000:1 Contrast Ratio

Part No: PG279Q

Stock Code: 2899993


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ASUS ROG Swift PG279Q 27" WQHD IPS NVIDIA G-Sync 165Hz Gaming Monitor


ROG Swift PG279Q gaming monitor is built for victory in the professional gaming arena, and features a WQHD IPS panel with a 165Hz refresh rate. Integrated NVIDIA® G-SYNC™ technology synchronises the display's refresh rate to the GPU for smooth visuals and lag-free gameplay. This monitor features the latest technologies and design touches to make it a must-have weapon for all enthusiast players.


Key Features

  • 27-inch, WQHD 2560 x 1440 resolution display feature IPS technology for wide 178-degree viewing angles and lifelike gaming visuals
  • World-first 165Hz refresh rate and NVIDIA®G-SYNC™ technology for seamless visuals and smooth gameplay
  • ASUS-exclusive Ultra-Low Blue Light, Flicker-Free, GamePlus, and GameVisual technologies provide a comfortable gaming experience
  • Ergonomically-designed stand with full tilt, swivel, pivot, and height adjustment for comfortable viewing position

Impeccably Lifelike Gaming Visuals

A 27-inch 2K/WQHD display for highly detailed visuals and more onscreen space

The ROG Swift PG279Q represents a new generation displays, with a WQHD 2560 x 1440 panel that delivers four times the resolution of 720p and 109 pixels per inch. You get to enjoy greater image detail and up to 77% more onscreen desktop space than standard Full HD (1920 x 1080) displays. These add up to give you a major in-game advantage.


Conventional 27-inch 1920 x 1080 monitor

Shows less detail and spacing with less room for work bars on the side. Images are relatively blurrier.

ROG Swift PG279Q 27-inch 2560 x 1440 monitor

See more detail and spacing with more room for working bars on the side. Images are much more crisp and detailed.


IPS technology for consistent, accurate colour

ROG Swift PG279Q gaming monitor gives you superior images with outstanding colours thanks to 100% sRGB colour gamut and an astounding 1,000:1 contrast ratio. Wide 178-degree viewing angles ensure minimal distortion and colour shift even when you're viewing from extreme positions.


Ultra-Smooth Graphics for Seamless Gameplay

Incredibly-fast 165Hz refresh rate

The ROG Swift PG279Q's gaming monitor 165Hz refresh rate decimates lag and motion blur to give you the upper hand in first person shooters, racers, real-time strategy, and sports titles. This ultrafast refresh rate lets you play at the highest visual settings and lets you react instantly to what's onscreen — so you'll get that first strike in.

You can even select your preferred refresh rate with a turbo key to toggle refresh rates on the fly without needing to access the graphics driver control panel. Quickly select from 60, 120, or 165Hz refresh rates while in the middle of a game to match the different frame rates of different games to maintain smoothness. Lessen the load on your GPU and CPU by setting a cap on the Hz for different games.

Note:2560 x1440 @ 165Hz only works with DP port. The HDMI port only supports 2560 x 1440 @ 60Hz.

Only NVIDIA GeForce GTX 960 and above graphics card can support 2560 x 1440 up to 165Hz. Please contact the GPU manufacturers for detailed specification.


Gain a Competitive Edge with NVIDIA®G-SYNC™ Technology

The ROG Swift PG279Q incorporates NVIDIA® G-SYNC™ display technology to deliver the smoothest, fastest, and most breathtaking gaming imaginable. G-SYNC™ synchronises the monitor's refresh rate to the GPU in your GeForce GTX-powered PC, eliminating screen tearing and minimising display stutter and input lag. ROG Swift PG279Q lets you enjoy seamlessly-smooth and lag-free gameplay when playing the latest fast-paced first-person shooters, sports, and action-adventure titles.

Note: G-SYNC features require a NVIDIA® GeForce® GTX™ 650Ti BOOST GPU or higher. For more detailed information, please refer to http://www.geforce.com/hardware/technology/g-sync


Gamer-Centric Features

ASUS-exclusive GamePlus Technology

ROG Swift PG279Q gaming monitor features the ASUS-exclusive GamePlus hotkey for in-game enhancements so you get more out of your game. The crosshair overlay gives you four different crosshair options to suit the game you're playing. There's also an onscreen timer you can position on the left of the display so you can keep track of the elapsed gaming time; while the FPS (frames per second) counter lets you know how smooth the game is running.


ASUS-exclusive GameVisual Technology

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


Multi-display gaming at its finest

Super-narrow bezel design for seamless multi-display setups - The ROG Swift PG279Q's slim profile and super-narrow 6mm bezel makes it perfect for almost seamless multi-display setups so your eyes move swiftly from one monitor to another. It can also be VESA wall-mounted – an even easier way to have a multi-display gaming setup.


Robust connectivity with 2-watt speakers

The ROG Swift PG279Q has a wide selection of connectivity options for WQHD input including DisplayPort 1.2 and HDMI ports. ROG Swift PG279Q also has two USB 3.0 ports to quick-charge your mobile devices while gaming; it can even be used as an alternative high-speed signal input port.

Smart cable management

A cable management design feature found on the back of the monitor allows you to organise and hide your cables to keep your gaming area tidy.


Gaming Marathon-Ready

Designed with gamer's comfort in mind

Ultra-low blue light technology

The ROG Swift PG279Q also comes with the ASUS Ultra Low Blue Light filters to protect you from harmful blue light. You can easily access and select four different filter settings onscreen through a handy five-way joystick makes it easy to jump through the On-screen display (OSD) menus to fulfill your different scenarios.

The ROG Swift PG279Q gaming monitor has undergone stringent performance tests and is certified by TÜV Rheinland laboratories, a global provider of technical, safety, and certification services, to be flicker-free and to emit low blue light levels.


Flicker free technology

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

The ROG Swift PG279Q is specially designed for marathon gaming sessions. It has an ergonomically-designed stand with tilt, swivel, pivot, and height adjustment so you can always find that ideal viewing position whether you're on the couch or sitting on your bed.


Keeping it cool with a smart air vent design

The ROG Swift PG279Q is designed for marathon gaming session. It employs a custom heatsink that's double the size to make sure the monitor stays cool during marathon gaming sessions. Cooling is also aided by a Smart Air Venting Design that uses convective currents to generate airflow. This passive setup works entirely without fans, making it completely silent and maintenance-free.

What's in the box?

  • Monitor
  • Power cord
  • Power adapter
  • DisplayPort cable
  • USB 3.0 cable
  • Quick start guide
  • HDMI cable
  • Support CD
  • Warranty Card


From the Manufacturer



Product Description ROG Swift PG279Q 27" IPS WQHD 165Hz G-Sync Monito
Screen Size 27"
Resolution 2560 x 1440 QHD
Aspect Ratio 16:9
Response Time 4ms
Panel Type IPS
Refresh Rate 165Hz
Contrast Ratio 1,000:1
Brightness 350 cd/㎡
G-Sync/FreeSync G-SYNC
Features USB Hub
Features Height Adjustable
Features 100x100mm (VESA)
Features Gaming Monitor
Features Gaming Monitor
Features WQHD Resolution
Features WQHD Resolution
Features QHD Resolution
Features 144Hz+ Refresh Rate
Colour Black
Warranty 3 Years Manufacturers Warranty (View More Information)
Connectivity DisplayPort
Connectivity HDMI
Speakers Yes
Height Adjust Yes
Dimensions (WxHxD): 619.77x552.53x237.9 mm
Viewing Angle (L/R;U/D) (CR>=10) 178°(H)/178°(V)
USB Hub 3.0x2, 1 x upstream
Included Accessories Power adapter, Power cord, DisplayPort cable, USB 3.0 cable, Quick start guide, HDMI cable

Additional Product Specifications
Full Product SpecificationsClick to view
Physical Characteristics
Technical Information
Number of Screens1
General Information
ManufacturerASUS Computer International
Built-in Devices
Built-in DevicesUSB Hub
Built-in DevicesSpeaker
Display & Graphics
Screen Size68.6 cm (27")
Built-in Devices
Display & Graphics
Screen ModeWQHD
General Information
Manufacturer Part NumberPG279Q
Physical Characteristics
VESA Mount CompatibleYes
General Information
Manufacturer Website Addresshttp://uk.asus.com
General Information
Brand NameROG
Physical Characteristics
Height363 mm
Display & Graphics
Aspect Ratio16:9
Contrast Ratio1,000:1
General Information
Product LineSwift
Physical Characteristics
Width619.8 mm
Height with Stand552.53 mm
Display & Graphics
brightness350 cd/m²
Maximum Resolution2560 x 1440
Colour Support16.7 Million Colours (8-bit)
General Information
Product ModelPG279Q
Physical Characteristics
Width with Stand619.77 mm
Depth66 mm
Tearing Prevention TechnologyG-sync
Physical Characteristics
Weight (Approximate)7 kg
Physical Characteristics
Depth with Stand237.90 mm
Green CompliantYes
General Information
Product NameSwift PG279Q Gaming Monitor
Display & Graphics
Response time4 ms
General Information
Product TypeLCD Monitor
Display & Graphics
Backlight TechnologyLED
Display & Graphics
3D TypeNo

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