Asus has expanded the range of the 1440p gaming monitor with the ROG Strix XG27AQM Nvidia G-SYNC compatible model, which is based on a high-quality 27-inch IPS matrix: the monitor is focused on use as part of gaming systems.
The 2K monitor has a resolution of 2560 × 1440 pixels. It talks about HDR10 support and GSYNC compatible technology, which is designed to increase the smoothness of the image and eliminate the effect of tearing in the frame.
The response time is 0.5ms (GTG) and the refresh rate reaches up to 270Hz. The peak brightness is 400 cd/m2, and the contrast ratio is 1000: 1. Viewing angles horizontally and vertically – up to 178 degrees.
A set of gaming tools Asus GamePlus is provided: it includes a crosshair, a timer, a frame counter, and a picture alignment tool in multi-display configurations. Low Blue Light and Flicker-free systems help to reduce eye strain.
The WQHD monitor is equipped with two HDMI 2.0 interfaces and a standard audio jack. The stand provides complete freedom of adjustment. You can change the height of the screen concerning the table surface, rotate and tilt the display, and change its orientation from landscape to portrait.
Price and availability
Asus ROG Strix XG27AQM Nvidia G-SYNC compatible 1440p gaming monitor has been priced at $699 and finally is available to buy on the Amazon.com website.
Asus ROG Strix XG27AQM Specifications
- Display: 27-inch IPS LED Non-Glare panel
- Aspect Ratio: 16:9
- Color Space (DCI-P3): 97%
- Color Space (sRGB): 150%
- True Resolution: 2560×1440
- Display Viewing Area (HxV): 596.4 x 335.7 mm
- Pixel Pitch: 0.233mm
- Brightness (Typ.): 350cd/㎡
- Brightness (HDR, Peak): 400 cd/㎡
- Contrast Ratio: 1000:1
- Viewing Angle (CR≧10): 178°/ 178°
- Response Time: 0.5ms(GTG)
- Display Colors: 16.7M
- Refresh Rate (max): 270Hz
- Features: Flicker free, HDR10, Trace Free Technology, △E≦ 2 Color Accuracy, GamePlus, Low Blue Light, HDCP 2.2, Game Visual, VRR Technology, G-SYNC Compatible, HDR Mode, Shadow Boost, Display Widget, Aura Sync Lighting effect, Kensington Lock
- Ports: HDMI (v2.0) x2, Earphone jack, USB 3.0 x 2
- Stand: Tilt – +20° ~ -5°, Swivel – +25° ~ -25°, Pivot – 0° ~ 90°, Height – 0~100mm
- VESA Wall Mounting: 100x100mm
- Dimensions: 614 x (408~508) x 255 mm (with stand)
- Weight: 7.6 Kg
Recently, Asus has also made available the ROG Swift PG32UQX mini LED gaming monitor with a 32-inch (resolution 3,840 x 2,160 pixels) 4K display, a 16: 9 ratio, Quantum Dot-supported backlight, contrast ratio is 1,000: 1, and a maximum of 400,000: 1 with HDR and local dimming, and mini LED HDR 10 is supported.