ASUS 27″ ROG Swift Pro-Gaming Monitor PG279Q

$1,299.00 $1,099.00

ASUS ROG Swift PG279Q Gaming monitor

27-inch, WQHD 2560 x 1440 resolution

IPS technology for wide 178-degree viewing

World-first 165Hz refresh rate and NVIDIA®G-SYNC™ technology

Eligible for Flexi eGift Card up to $150 value. See for full terms and conditions

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ASUS ROG Swift PG279Q Gaming monitor

Eligible for Flexi eGift Card up to $150 value. See for full terms and conditions. Promotion period from 25th July 2016 to 25th August 2016.
  • 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
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 synchronizes 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.

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.

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. ** Notes 3,4

Panel Size: Wide Screen 27.0″(68.6cm) 16:9
Color Saturation : 100%(sRGB)
Panel Backlight / Type : In-Plane Switching
True Resolution : 2560×1440 *
Display Surface Non-glare
Pixel Pitch : 0.233mm
Brightness(Max) : 350 cd/㎡
Contrast Ratio (Max) : 1000:1
Viewing Angle (CR≧10) : 178°(H)/178°(V)
Response Time : 4ms (Gray to Gray)
Display Colors : 16.7M (real 8 bit)
Flicker free


Trace Free Technology : Yes
Color Temperature Selection : 4 Modes
GamePlus(modes) : Yes (Crosshair/Timer/FPS Counter)
Low Blue Light : Yes
HDCP support : Yes
GameVisual :6 Modes(Scenery/Racing/Cinema/RTS/RPG/FPS/sRGB Modes)

Stereo Speakers : 2W x 2 Stereo RMS

Convenient Hotkey: GamePlus, 5-way OSD Navigation Joystick, Turbo key

I/O Ports

Signal Input : HDMI , DisplayPort
Earphone jack : 3.5mm Mini-Jack
USB Port(s) : 3.0×2, 1 x upstream

Power Consumption

Power On: <90W*
Power Saving/Off:0.5W
Voltage: 100-240V, 50/60Hz

Chassis Colors : Black
Tilt : +20°~-5°
Swivel : Yes
Pivot : Yes
Height Adjustment : Yes
VESA Wall Mounting : 100x100mm
Super Narrow Bezel Design : Yes

Phys. Dimension with Stand(WxHxD): 619.77×552.53×237.9 mm
Phys. Dimension without Stand(WxHxD): 619.77×362.96×65.98 mm(For VESA Wall Mount)
Box Dimension (WxHxD): 756x456x300 mm

Net Weight(Esti.): 7.0kg
Gross Weight(Esti.):10.6kg


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

Notes on Digital Signal Frequency

1) Refresh Rate
DisplayPort: 2560×1440(up to 165Hz)
HDMI: 2560×1440(60Hz)

2) Signal Frequency
DisplayPort 34~209KHz(H)/30~165Hz(V)
HDMI: 30~140KHz(H)/24~60Hz(V)

3) 2560 x1440 @ 165Hz only works with DP port. The HDMI port only supports 2560 x 1440 @ 60Hz.

4) 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.

Compliance and Standards

Energy Star®, BSMI, CB, CCC, CE, CEL level 1, ErP, FCC, J-MOSS, KCC, PSE, RoHS, UL/cUL, VCCI, WEEE, WHQL (Windows 8.1, Windows 8, Windows 7), RCM, TUV Flicker-free , eStandby, TUV Low Blue Light


Kensington Lock

Additional information

Weight 10.6 kg
Dimensions 30 x 75.6 x 45.6 cm


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