ASUS has announced the availability of the ProArt PA279CV 4K HDR monitor, designed for professional users working with high-quality photo, video, and other multimedia materials. The 4K display is based on a 27-inch IPS panel with a resolution of 3840 × 2160 pixels.
It speaks of 100% coverage of the sRGB and Rec.709 color spaces, as well as the factory color rendition calibration (∆E <2, CalMAN Verified).
The 4K PC monitor has a refresh rate of 60 Hz, a response time of 5 ms (GTG), a brightness of 350 cd / m2, a 1000: 1 contrast ratio, and dynamic contrast is 100,000,000: 1. Viewing angles horizontally and vertically – up to 178 degrees.
It talks about support for HDR10 and adaptive sync technology. The Low Blue Light function helps to reduce eye strain. The stand provides complete freedom of adjustment, including conversion to portrait orientation.
The UHD monitor received stereo speakers (2 × 2 W), two HDMI 2.0 interfaces, a USB 3.1 hub with four ports, and a USB Type-C connector with the ability to supply up to 65 W of energy to the connected device.
Price and availability
Asus ProArt PA279CV HDR 4K display monitor has listed on Amazon.com for $499.99.
Asus ProArt PA279CV Specifications
- Display: 27-inch LED Non-Glare IPS panel
- Aspect Ratio: 16:9
- Display Viewing Area (H x V): 596.74 x 335.66 mm
- Viewing Angle (CR≧10, H/V): 178°/ 178°
- Pixel Pitch: 0.155mm
- Resolution: 3840×2160
- Color Space (sRGB): 100%
- Brightness (Typ.): 350cd/㎡
- Contrast Ratio (Typ.): 1000:1
- ASUS Smart Contrast Ratio (ASCR): 100000000:1
- Display Colors: 1073.7M (10 bit)
- Response Time: 5ms(GTG)
- Refresh Rate (Max): 60Hz
- Features: HDR10, Flicker-free, Video modes (Standard, sRGB, DCI-P3, DICOM, Rec. 709, Scenery, Reading, Darkroom, Rapid Rendering, HDR, User mode1, User mode2), Color Temp. Selection (5 modes), 6-axis color adjustment(R,G,B,C,M,Y), Gamma adjustment (Support Gamma 1.8/2.0/2.2/2.4/2.6 ), △E< 2 Color Accuracy, ProArt Palette, QuickFit, PIP / PbP Technology, HDCP 2.2, Adaptive-Sync, ProArt Widget, Low Blue Light, Multiple HDR Mode, Kensington Lock
- Audio: 2x 2W Speakers
- Ports: USB-C x 1, DisplayPort 1.2 x 1, HDMI(v2.0) x 2, USB Hub : Yes(4 ports USB 3.1), Earphone Jack
- Mechanical Design: Tilt : Yes (+35° ~ -5°) / Swivel : Yes (+45° ~ -45°) / Pivot : Yes (+90° ~ -90°)
- Height Adjustment: 0~150mm
- VESA Wall Mounting: 100x100mm
- Dimensions: 614 x (373.5~523.5) x 227.82 mm (with stand)
- Weight: 8.6 Kg (with stand)
Recently, Asus has also made available the new ProArt PA148CTV Touchscreen computer monitor that should also convince professionals. With this touch monitor, Asus is targeting professional users who do not want to forego high color fidelity on the go, and its price is also affordable $399.99 only.