A new best 1440p monitor from Acer recently appeared in the USA. The Acer Nitro ED271U Xbmiipx relies on a 27-inch VA panel with WQHD resolution (2560 x 1440 pixels), up to 240 Hz refresh rate, DisplayHDR 400 certification, and extreme 1000 R curvature.
The 1440p gaming monitor comes with a 2500:1 contrast ratio, 400 cd/m² brightness, 8-bit color depth, 95 percent sRGB, and two integrated 3-watt speakers. FreeSync Premium is represented as anti-tearing technology.
On the interface side, there are two HDMI 2.0 inputs, a DisplayPort 1.4, and a headphone output. There are no USB ports at all. The ergonomic mechanics are also spartan with a tilt adjustment. A VESA mount (100 x 100 mm) enables wall or swivel arm mounting on request.
Price and availability
The Acer Nitro ED271U Xbmiipx 27 inch gaming monitor has an MSRP of $469.99 and is already available on the Amazon.com online store.
Acer ED271U specifications
- Display: 27-inch VA panel
- Curvature: 1000R
- Resolution: 2560 x 1440 pixels (WQHD)
- Aspect Ratio: 16:9
- Contrast Ratio: 2500:1
- Response Time: 0.5ms
- Refresh Rate: 240Hz
- Color Supported: 16.7 Million
- Pixel Pitch: 0.233mm
- Adaptive Contrast Management (ACM): 100,000,000:1
- Brightness: 400 cd/m²
- Viewing Angles” 178° Horizontal / 178° Vertical
- Pixel Density: 109PPI
- Color Gamut: 95% sRGB
- Color Depth: 8 bits
- Features: AMD FreeSync Premium, DisplayHDR 400, ZeroFrame design, Acer VisionCare, Acer BlueLightShield, Flicker-less, Acer ComfyView, Low Dimming
- Audio: 2 x 3 W speakers
- Ports: 2 x HDMI 2.0, 1 x DisplayPort 1.4, 1 x headphone output
- Stand: Tilt (-5° to 25°)
- VESA Mount: 100 x 100mm
- Dimensions: 23.8″ x 17.8″ x 6.7″ (with stand)
- Weight: 10.4 lbs. (with stand)
Recently, Acer also made available the new Nitro ED273 Pbiipx curved gaming monitor. Acer 27 inch monitor has a curved VA panel with a resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels (FHD), a response time of 1 ms (grey-to-grey), and a ZeroFrame design; and is priced at $199.99.