Asus ROG Strix XG32UQ gaming monitor offers 4K resolution at 160 Hz and 600 nits of brightness

The latest 4K 32 inch monitor for gaming from Asus combines full 4K resolution with a frame rate of 160 Hz. Thanks to AMD FreeSync Premium Pro and Nvidia G-Sync, the Asus ROG Strix XG32UQ is supposed to deliver first-class display quality even when the graphics card isn’t calculating 160 4K frames per second.

4K 32 inch monitor Asus ROG Strix XG32UQ

The Asus ROG Strix XG32UQ is characterized above all by its IPS panel with a diagonal of 32 inches, a resolution of 3,840 x 2,160 pixels, and a refresh rate of 160 Hz. To be able to use the full frame rate at 4K resolution, the HDMI 2.1 monitor must be connected via DisplayPort 1.4; the screen can only be operated at 144 Hz via the two HDMI 2.1 connections.

Support for HDMI VRR and ALLM promises perfect compatibility with Xbox Series X and Sony PlayStation 5. The 32 inch gaming monitor supports AMD FreeSync Premium Pro and Nvidia G-Sync to avoid tearing. The Asus ROG monitor offers a full-surface brightness of 450 nits in SDR mode, and a peak brightness of 600 nits is achieved when displaying HDR content. The 32 inch 4k monitor can display 96 percent of the DCI-P3 color space and 130% sRGB color space.

The Asus gaming monitor has an integrated USB-A hub with two ports and a headphone jack. A special feature is the tripod thread at the upper end of the base. That makes it possible to attach a camera or a lamp above the monitor – perfect for streamers. The stand is height-adjustable, and the monitor can be tilted and swiveled.

Price and availability

The Asus ROG Strix XG32UQ 4K 32 inch monitor for gaming has been priced at $869, and it can be purchased through the and online stores.

Asus ROG Strix XG32UQ specifications

4K 32 inch monitor Asus ROG Strix XG32UQ
  • Display: 32-inch IPS panel, Non-Glare
  • Aspect Ratio: 16:9
  • Color Space (DCI-P3): 96%
  • Color Space (sRGB): 130%
  • Resolution: 3840×2160 (4K UHD)
  • Display Viewing Area (HxV): 708.48×398.52(mm)
  • Pixel Pitch: 0.1845mm
  • Brightness: 450cd/㎡ (Typ.), 600 cd/㎡ (HDR, Peak)
  • Contrast Ratio: 1000:1 (Typ.), 1,000,000:1 (HDR, Max)
  • Viewing Angle (CR≧10): 178°/ 178°
  • Response Time: 1ms (GTG)
  • Refresh Rate: 160Hz
  • Display Colors: 1073.7M (10 bit)
  • Features: Flicker free, Trace Free Technology, Color Accuracy (△E< 2), GamePlus, Low Blue Light, HDCP 2.2, Game Visual, FreeSync Premium Pro, G-SYNC Compatible, Extreme Low Motion Blur, Shadow Boost, Display Widget, Kensington Lock
  • Ports: 1x DisplayPort 1.4 DSC, 2x HDMI (v2.1), 2x USB 3.2 Gen 1 Type-A, 1x Earphone jack
  • Stand: Tripod Socket, Tilt (+20° ~ -5°), Swivel (+20° ~ -20°), Height Adj. (0~80mm)
  • VESA Mounting: 100 x 100mm
  • Dimensions: 728.18 x (539.87~459.78) × 279.93 mm (with stand)
  • Weight: 8.9Kg (with stand)

Asus recently also made available the ROG Swift PG32UQR 32 inch 4k monitor for gaming. The 32 inch 4K monitor is made on an IPS panel with a resolution of 3840 × 2160 pixels and is priced at $999.

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